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Guess the Clue to win a $50 Cirilla's Gift Card

Contest Details: From July 27,2017  to September 29, 2017, a maximum of 6 $50 gift cards (one per winner) will be awarded through on air giveaway. ARV=$300.00( total value) Click here for general contest rules. You Could Win a $50 Cirilla's Gift Card! Tune into Dave & Chuck the Freak every Thursday morning and get…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 7.24.17

1. Armstrongs - "If There Was Ever A Time" (Hellcat) 2. Wolf Parade - "Valley Boy" (Sub Pop) 3. State to State - "The Shifter" (No Bounds) 4. The Preatures - "Girlhood" (Universal) 5. Dan Croll - "Bad Boy" (Kobalt Music) 6. Harts - "Peculiar" (Washington Square Music) 7. Kit Walker - "Mr Wright" 8.…

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Cedar Point Ticket Blitz Friday

Contest Details: On Friday, July 28, a maximum of 13 pair of tickets to be awarded through on air giveaway. Click here for general contest rules. LISTEN TO WIN On Friday, July 28, 101 WRIF will get your heated up for your chance to “cool down” at The Point…The Cedar Point Shores Waterpark! This is…

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Win a Pace Car Ride at MIS!

Contest Details: From July 24 to August 7, a minimum of 10 Ticket Packages (consisting of a pair of tickets to August 11, 12, and 13) to be awarded through on air giveaway. A minimum of 1 Ticket Package to be awarded through online giveaway. One Grand Prize consisting of a ride in the pace…

Slayer talks with Riff2 Detroit's Inside The Circle Pit

Riff2 Detroit's "Inside The Circle Pit" host (Erik Aratari) recently caught up with Kerry King of Slayer at Chicago Open Air. Tune into their chat as they talk about the band being together for over 30 years, writing the setlists for headlining shows compared to festivals, the videos for their most recent album "Repentless," and…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 07/22/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Your Love Will Rot My Brain - The Beggars I'm Sorry - The Hamiltons Psychomotor Agitation - Artificial Agent Pain - Wreckage Beg For…

Chester and Chris together on stage. Be in peace....

Flashback: Chester Bennington and Chris Cornell Sing 'Hunger Strike' The shocking news of Chester Bennington's suicide is just beginning to sink in, leaving us with a lot more questions than answers along with endless heartache. The Linkin Park frontman battled addiction and depression throughout his life, but at least by outward appearances he seemed to…

Violent Femmes at Meadow Brook

Meadow Brook Amphitheater was the latest stop on Violent Femmes' Summer 2017 tour with Echo and the Bunnymen. The crowd got to hear all of their hits like "Blister in the Sun" and "American Music". This tour coincides with the recent release of their newest live album, 2 Mics & The Truth: Unplugged & Unhinged…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 7.17.17

Riff2's Undercover Sound System Playlist 7.17.17 1. Arkells - "Knocking At The Door" (Last Gang/eOne) 2. Secret Colours - "Changes In Nature" 3. Jupiter In Velvet - "Til The End Of The World" (Free 2B Free) 4. Linkin Park - "Talking To Myself" (Warner Bros.) 5. Prophets of Rage - "Living On The 110" (Fantasy/Concord)…

Biddle Beach Bash! (Photo Gallery)

Hi everyone! I hope your weekend was just friggin wonderful. This past Friday was the Biddle Beach Bash in Wyandotte and if you were there you know it was totally a blast. Apparently every 3rd Friday of the month, the city of Wyandotte closes a street down and has a little street fair/festival or some…

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Korn and Stone Sour Backstage Pass

Korn - JULY 30, 2017 DTE Energy Music Theatre WSG: Stone Sour, Skillet, Yelawolf, DED PUBLIC ON SALE: Tickets onsale NOW www.ticketmaster.com LISTEN TO WIN Listen for your chance to win tickets to see Korn and Stone Sour at the DTE Energy Music Theatre on July 30! If you score your tickets you will be…

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Win Tickets To Rancid and Dropkick Murphys

Contest Details: From July 17 to July 27, a maximum of 5 pair of tickets awarded through online giveaway. Click here for general contest rules. Enter to win tickets to see Rancid and Dropkick Murphys for their From Boston To Berkley Tour coming to The Michigan Lottery Ampitheatre at Freedom Hill on July 31st! Tickets…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 07/15/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Come On - Brendan Benson The Luck You Got - The High Strung Spit And Gristle - The Muggs Coroner - Core Effect Spanish Ramada…

No. Thank YOU, Metallica!

Metallica just posted up this video thanking Detroit for an incredible time on Wednesday night, but we're saying thank you to Metallica for throwing one hell of a party! Check it out below! Metallica: Thank You, Detroit! Detroit! Thanks for the great show at Comerica Park! © 2017 Blackened Recordings Follow Metallica: http://www.metallica.com http://www.livemetallica.com http://www.facebook.com/metallica…

Metallica at Comerica Park!

Well I got to experience my first BIG show as the WRIF rock girl yesterday and Metallica was the perfect concert to welcome me in. I'll start by saying it was a show I'll never forget. I've never seen Metallica live, nor Avenged Sevenfold. UNFORTUNATELY I missed Volbeat which I am not the happiest about,…

Sheet Metal Workers Local 80 Apprenticeship Program

CLICK NOW FOR MORE INFORMATION Sheet Metal Workers Local 80  is looking to fill positions in the heating and cooling industry now!  No Experience no problem. You can earn as you learn, don’t get into college debt get trained while getting paid. The Sheet Metal Workers local 80 Apprenticeship program is taking applications NOW! Forget…

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RIFF 2: Enter to win tickets to the Mo Pop Festival

Contest Details: From July 14 to noon on July 27, a minimum of 8 pair of tickets (one pair to each winner) awarded through online giveaway. ARV= $219. Visit wrif.com/rules for general contest rules. Mo Pop Festival 2017 July 29 & 30 • West Riverfront Park • Detroit, MI Buy Your Tickets Now!  Tickets at…

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Cool Dad Photo Contest presented by Westborn Gun Shop

WRIF and Westborn Gun Shop have teamed up to highlight Metro Detroit's Coolest dads this summer all while benefiting local Michigan Veterans! Upload a photo of your cool dad and help our local Michigan Veterans. For every picture posted, a donation will go to local veterans program Operation Injured Soldiers. Plus each a winning photo…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 07/08/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Destination: Anywhere - Cobalt Party Revolution Atmosphere (You Ever?) - Ribcage Righteous Man - Gillihan Your Next Mistake - Brian McCarty I Hope You…

New Nirvana, sorta....

Watch Previously Unreleased 1988 Nirvana Radio Shack Performance Nirvana record their first demo tape Jan. 23, 1988. The next day, the unknown band filmed a video afterhours in an Aberdeen, Washington Radio Shack, according to . Though clips of the performance have been seen before, the full 17-minute recording has never been released in its…

How was your 4th of July?

I hope everybody had an awesome 4th of July weekend! For most of us, the week just started and it's already hump day! Not a bad way to start the work week off. I went up north for a majority of the the weekend and then went out on Lake St. Clair yesterday for the…