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3-13 Day in Detroit!

Today is March 13th, or 3-13 and if you're a true Detroiter you know that's the city's area code. If you didn't know, Now ya DO! In honor of Detroit Day, me and everyone here at 101 WRIF Detroit encourage you to do something to celebrate our city today! So I found a list of…

Become our next Rock Girl!

As my term here at WRIF is nearing the end, it's definitely a bittersweet feeling. I can't even believe how quickly it's flown by-- as I knew it would. The station has begun it's search for their 2018 rock girl and I'm honored to pass down the crown to the next lucky gal. Ladies, I…

Happy 47th B-Day to WRIF and Happy V-Day!

Happy Valentine's Day everyone! Whether you're celebrating with your loved one/s or alone, or not at all because you hate Valentine's day, I personally want to wish you a happy day. 🙂 Go do something that makes you happy today, because YOU matter. That is all. Also, today is the WRIF's 47th birthday! Celebrate by tuning…

Happy birthday Matthew Stafford!

Happy birthday to Detroit Lions Quarterback Matthew Stafford. Today marks 30 years around the sun for this gem. Also, let's warmly welcome Matt Patricia as the team's new head coach! Check out the Tweets below for a "behind the scenes" look. Detroit Lions on Twitter It's our QB's birthday. #OnePride RT to wish Matthew Stafford…

Halestorm-- new track and upcoming show!

For those of you who just can't get enough of Lzzy Hale and her badass self... Halestorm has debuted a new track- "Black Vultures" at the opening show in their Canadian tour-- in which they are Co-Headlining with Stone Sour. The track comes off their upcoming album which is still currently in the works through…

Jack White, Foo Fighters, Greta... So much going on!

Hey guys, I wanted to give you all an update on some really big events we have coming up. Some really awesome shows have just been announced so I wanted to lay them all out right here for you in one convenient place. Although some of these shows may not be until it warms up…

Happy New Year!

Hey guys I just wanted to wish you all a happy new year! I'm hoping everyone had a wonderful time through the holidays and didn't stress yourselves toooo much haha. I know I had some much needed time off to just relax, get stuff done, of course partied and celebrated a little, and some days…

Your invitation to the Riff Holiday Office Party!

You're invited to the Riff Holiday Office Party! Everybody here at the radio station wants as many of our listeners to come join us December 20th for a night of celebration at Otus Supply, right off 9 Mile and Woodward in Ferndale from 5-10pm, where Meltdown will be broadcasting live until 7pm! Otus Supply is…

So far, I'm loving it!

Hey guys! I hope all of you had a nice little holiday, Thanksgiving break! I wanted to do a little update on how I'm doing as rock girl lately. There have been so many awesome events going on and I love seeing more and more faces become familiar to me as I attend them. I…

How was your .5k!? (Pictures)

Hey guys, I want to give a big thank you to everyone who came out on Saturday to be a part of our 4th annual .5k! I was impressed with the amount of people that made it out for this event. And as always, I had a phenomenal time hanging out with some familiar faces,…

FREE Guns N Roses tickets every hour!

What's up guys, if you're a GNR fan, you know they'll be here performing at Little Caesar's arena on Thursday. And I want to keep everyone updated on your chances to win your way in! TODAY is Ticket Blitz Monday and we have tickets to the sold out show, and will be giving away a…

Watch: Official .5k Training video

The .5k is almost here! Watch this helpful training video and prepare for the grueling half kilometer! The 4th Annual Dave & Chuck The Freak .5k presented by Sprint and Whiskeys on the Water returns to Wyandotte on Saturday, November 4th!  If you can run, walk, or crawl HALF a Kilometer, then this is the…

Video: Help me pick my Halloween Costume!

Contest Details: From October 13 to October 25, vote online for a chance to win a pair of tickets to the Evil Dead The Musical.  A minimum of 1 pair of tickets awarded through online giveaway.Click here for general contest rules.  VOTE FOR A CHANCE TO WIN! Hey Guys, It's Kara. I need your help…

Help me pick a Halloween Costume!

Hey guys n' gals. Halloween is just around the corner and I need your help! Our official Riff Halloween Bash is this Friday October 20th at the Haunted Farm of Terror in New Haven and I need YOUR help picking a costume! There are a handful of costume choices that I've gathered together and I…

QOTSA and Royal Blood last chance tickets!!!

Happy Monday all my Fellow rockers! Guys, today ONLY we have your last opportunity to win tickets to see the SOLD OUT show of Queens of the Stone Age and Royal Blood at the Fox Theater tomorrow! AND you could be the winner of the Third Man Records studio tour with Royal Blood themselves! Make…

Riff Fest!

Hey guys Riff Fest was a TOTAL success this year. It was a busy day with lots going on and even a little bit of rain was momentarily thrown in the mix. But we don't let no stinkin' rain kill our fun! I was SO glad to see everybody I did-- loyal listeners, new faces,…

Pics from Kid Rock show!

Hey everyone! I hope you're all enjoying this heat wave we got back this week! I know I definitely am. Yesterday was a beautiful day to hang out at Little Caesar's Arena before Kid Rock put on yet another show! I'm telling you, if you haven't been to the new arena yet, make it a…

Opening of Little Caesars Arena! (LCA)

Yesterday was a really cool experience. As we say goodbye to our beloved Joe Louis Arena, I was able to take part in welcoming our new-- Little Caesars Arena. I've been super bitter about the whole situation of a new arena, but in all honesty, once I was there, I did NOT want to leave.…

TODAY you could be the Coney Dog Champ!

Hey guys make your way downtown today because you can register yourself for the Coney Dog Eating Challenge at American Coney in Detroit! There will be beer, music, "celebrity judges" and most importantly, ALL proceeds will be going to the Detroit Police Fund and the Detroit Firemen's Benevolent fund! Come show us what you're made…

Korn/Stone Sour at DTE! (Tons of Photos!)

Well, I don't know about you guys but I had an AWESOME time at last night's show. I got to meet some amazing people and musicians last night at DTE as Korn, Stone Sour, DED, Skillet and Yelawolf rocked the friggin house. I couldn't have really asked for a better time. All the listeners I…

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…

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,…

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…

The Sea Doo Giveaway (Photo album inside)

Happy hump day everyone! If you happened to make it to our Sea-Doo giveaway event in Bloomfield hills this past Saturday, you know how much fun it was and how many prizes we gave away! we had literally 101 prizes to give out including the Sea Doo, and a 55 inch flat screen TV. Basically…

Chad Smith Sits in With Local Bands?!

So my dad actually brought this up to me the other day as a good subject to write about in my rock reports but I figured I would do a blog so you can all see pictures and video with the story! One of my favorite drummers- Chad Smith of the Red Hot Chili Peppers,…

Come hang with me tonight!

Hello all you beautiful people. I'm super ready for the weekend and I know you all have to be as well. Unless you're a bartender.... in that case I understand your pain lol. Luckily I am just working events for the WRIF this weekend and not bartending! So, having said that, come find me! Tonight…

Where I was and where to find me!

Happy Monday to all you beautiful people! I hope you guys all had an awesome weekend, now it's back to business. In case you missed it, last Saturday I made the drive out to Clarkston to hang with Jade and our Promo team at Parker's Hilltop Brewery. I've never been there considering it's not super…

A miracle happened this Tuesday!

I hope everyone has been enjoying this beautiful summer weather lately! I have certainly been making sure I get some time outside everyday. Having said that, I really wanted to share with you guys something rather heartfelt and amazing that happened yesterday. So, in the summer time, some friends of mine take their boat out…

I hope everyone had a wonderful weekend!

Hey everyone, I hope your weekend was as enjoyable as mine! My first week at the WRIF has been eventful and I'm actually learning a lot. My brother and his new girlfriend flew in for the week from Colorado and I got to meet her and catch up on some needed family time! In addition…

Thank You Detroit!

Hey guys, I wanted to reach out and do my first blog to thank you all for making me your 2017 WRIF Rock girl! My journey at the station has just begun and I have already learned so much. I am super excited to meet you all over the next year. Come hang out with…