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20 Years ago in "KISSTORY"

20 years ago in KISStory Former WRIF DJ  Mike Staff had the night of his life June,28th 1996 at The Reunion on KISS at TIGER STADIUM and it was all caught on video with KISS's "SHOUT IT OUT LOUD" video. I myself had 6th row center tickets and Detroit's Sponge opened the show . Only bad…

Matt Sorum From Hollywood Vampires

Matt Sorum is pretty much the definition of free-lance player. The list of legends this guy has played with is long and impressive. His new band Hollywood Vampires is no different. Alice Cooper, Johnny Depp, Joe Perry and Robert DeLeo make up this superstar band. Of course we talk about the band, the legends he's…
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Join me at 7-Eleven with Coca-Cola!!

Join me and Coca-Cola at 7-Eleven in Clinton Township this Thursday at 4 pm! Whatever the moment is, there's a Coke for it!!! Some of your favorite lyrics are waiting to be shared on bottles of Coca-Cola, so come on out and pick up a can of refreshing ice-cold coke at your nearest 7-Eleven and share…

Mick Mars Has Been Very Busy...

Mick Mars tends to be the quietest member of Motley Crue, but he recently took to the stage as a frontman, making his first live appearance since the Crue played its farewell show on New Year's Eve in Los Angeles.

Cheap Trick's Bun E. Carlos Releases Solo LP

Just out is "Greetings From Bunezuela!," the first solo album from exiled Cheap Trick drummer Bun E. Carlos. The set features power pop and garage rock covers played by Carlos and a variety of guests, including Hanson, Soul Asylum's Dave Pirner, Guided By Voices' Robert Pollard and more. Carlos tells us that the project is…

We’ll Be Rockin’ With Dokken Again Soon

It looks like we'll indeed be rockin' with Dokken again -- but only for a short time. Don Dokken, frontman and namesake for the 80s "hair metal" favorite has confirmed a six-show "temporary reunion" tour in Japan this year that will include original members George Lynch, who now leads his own Lynch Mob, bassist Jeff…

Weekly Reveal: Episode 72

On this week's episode we talk about what happened with Selma Blair on the airplane, people doing stupid things in National Parks, selfies causing wrinkles & Anne gives us photo advice! We also talk about the new Kanye video, Taylor Swift and Tim-Tom Fiddlesticks, the GN'R Detroit show, things you should do with your best…
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Guns 'N' Roses Nailed Their Kick-Off Performance

After a two-month break frontman Axl Rose's European sojourn with AC/DC, Guns N' Roses returned to the road on Thursday (June 23), launching its Not In This Lifetime North American summer stadium tour before 41,000 fans at Ford Field in Detroit.

Happy Friday everyone!!

I hope everyone had a awesome week! I leave for the Electric Forest Music Festival today which is a huge music fest in Rothbury, MI!! Its a 4 day camping festival and over 30,000 people attend every year. The forest is what makes this festival unique from every other one in the country. If you…

Nerdradio on Riff2 gets hype about E3

This week Chuck and Jefferson talk about the games thier excited for from E3, and erica and ray discuss the pros and cons of NXT and Al Beck talks on the tragic passing of Anton Yelchin. download episode 89