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Dead & Company

Dead & Company will head out on the road for a summer tour kicking off June 10th in Charlotte. The group, which features John Mayer alongside Grateful Dead members Bob Weir, Bill Kreutzmann ...Read more


Play Riggs Reels! He plays three clips from three different movies with the SAME actor. All you need to do is know the movies and Call 866-985-ROCK if you think you know the movies!!! Let’s play ...Read more

Killswitch Engage

KILLSWITCH ENGAGE, with MEMPHIS MAYFIRE and 36 CRAZYFISTS will be at the Egyptian Room at old National Centre Wednesday March 23rd at 7pm ROCK 98.5 has your tickets!!! Listen in this Friday ...Read more

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  • Watch Killer Mike Defend Beyonce's 'Formation' on 'Real Time'
    Run the Jewels' Killer Mike, a frequent guest of Real Time With Bill Maher, appeared on the show Friday to explain to viewers Beyoncé's "Formation" video and subsequent Super Bowl 50 halftime show performance. Conservatives have attacked Beyoncé following the Super Bowl, with Rush Limbaugh calling "Formation" "representative of the cultural decay and...
  • 'Blame Chance': Kanye West Explains 'Life of Pablo' Album Delay
    Kanye West's The Life of Pablo didn't arrive as promised Friday, but the rapper said it was for a good reason: Chance the Rapper was in the studio doing some last-minute work on a song called "Waves," which was left off the final and then reconfigured Pablo track lists. However, Chance fought for...
  • Surviving Doors, Alt-Rock Royalty Light Up L.A. Celebration for Ray Manzarek
    "Is everybody in?" John Densmore of the Doors asked the crowd gathered Friday night at the Fonda Theatre in Hollywood. Standing beside him was his old friend and musical partner, guitarist Robby Krieger, who added, "Let the ceremony begin." The words were lifted from the band's 1970 tune "Celebration of the...