Undercover Sound System Playlist 10.16.17

1. AWOLNATION - "Passion" (Red Bull) 2. Nada Surf - "Out Of The Dark" (Barsuk) 3. St. Vincent - "Los Ageless" (Loma Vista/Concord) 4. JR JR - "Control (Secretly Sorry)" 5. RAC - "Unusual" (SLP/Counter) 6. The Amazons - "Ultraviolet" (Fiction/Caroline) 7. Primus - "The Scheme" (ATO) 8. A Day To Remember - "We Got…

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…

Queens Of The Stone Age Need Your Help!

Did you attend the Post Pop Depression exhibition at the MOCAD on April 7th, 2017? Queens Of The Stone Age need your help! Check out the band's tweet below and send an email to [email protected] if you were in attendance! QOTSA on Twitter DETROIT: If you, or someone u know attended #PostPopDepression exhibition at MOCAD…

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.…

Does The Matthew Stafford Bobblehead Look Like Him?

The Detroit Lions will kick off the 2017/2018 season tomorrow (9/10) at Ford Field and the organization will be giving away 25,000 Matthew Stafford bobblehead dolls! The only problem is that some people don't think it looks like him. Check out the photo of the bobblehead HERE and make sure you grab yours if you're…

LISTEN: Kid Rock Released New Song

Kid Rock is opening Little Caesar's Arena on Tuesday (9/12) but not before he releases another new track! 'Tennessee Mountain Top' taps his country roots as the first release for Broken Bow Records, a subsidiary of BMG. Listen to the new track below, read more about it HERE & tell us what you think! We'll…

Detroit Featured In New Video Game Trailer

The Detroit landscape is hitting the big screen once again... Sort of. Director and Royal Oak native Jordan Vogt-Roberts ("Kong: Skull Island") came back to his home town back in July to film the live-action trailer for "Destiny 2" the next installment in the popular sci-fi video game franchise. "Destiny 2" is set to launch…

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…

WATCH: Ghost Releases New Music Video For "He Is"

Ghost has unveiled their next music video for 'He Is' off the album Meliora which came out back in 2015. They filmed it right here in downtown Detroit, one location being a church on the east side. Naturally, some WRIF employees are pretty big fans of the band and decided to answer the casting call! Check…

Throwback Thursday: Greta Van Fleet in 2014

Frankenmuth, Michigan's own Greta Van Fleet has been taking the nation by storm this summer, but this isn't their first step into the spotlight! The brothers have been making music together for years and back in 2014, the Metro Detroit Chevy Dealers used the song "Standing On" in their Equinox commercial! Twins Josh & Jake…

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…

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…

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…

Riff2's Undercover Sound System Playlist 6.26.17

1. KMFDM - "Hell Yeah" (earMUSIC) 2. DJ Premier - "My Space Baby" (TTT/INgrooves) 3. Rococode - "Brutal" (Marquis) 4. Portugal. The Man - "Live In The Moment" (Atlantic) 5. J. Roddy Walston and the Business - "The Wanting" (ATO) 6. Deer Tick - "It's A Whale" (Partisan) 7. Cage The Elephant - "Whole Wide…

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…

Paint The Ice at The Joe and Say Farewell!

Metro Detroiter's from near and far have been saying "Farewell To The Joe" all year long and now you've got a chance to write your goodbye on the ice at Joe Louis Arena! On Wednesday, May 10th from 3p-8p for a small donation to the Detroit Red Wings Foundation, you can reserve a spot to…

WRIF's Man Food & Brews

We here at WRIF just wanted to take a moment to thank everyone that came out to our first ever 'Best of Detroit's Man Food & Brews' event at the Royal Oak Farmer's Market on Friday night! We ate, we drank & we definitely had a lot of fun spending our Friday night with you!…

Hey Detroiter's: Free Beer Alert!

ICYMI, the premiere of Comedy Central's "Detroiters" happens tonight at 10:30pm & the network is celebrating by picking up our beer tabs! More than 20 local Detroit bars are participating in the promotion and from 10-11pm the first round is on Comedy Central. According to the release, customers will be limited to one beer and…