It has been a great first month!

My first month with the Riff crew has been a blast! I'm so blessed to have the opportunity to take on this experience. I'm looking forward to the adventure that the rest of the year holds. These past few weeks I've been at the Adam and Eve store, Stingers Bike Night, and Dooleys Industry Night.…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 6.18.18

Riff2’s Undercover Sound System Playlist 06.18.18 Grandson – “Blood//Water” (Fueled By Ramen) Olivia Fox – “Play The Game” (Olivia Fox) Nine Inch Nails – “God Break Down The Door” (Capitol) Jim James – “Throwback” (ATO) Stella Donnelly – “Mechanical Bull” (Secretly Canadian) Cigarettes After Sex – “Crush” (Partisan) Death Cab For Cutie – “Gold Rush”…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 6.11.18

Riff2’s Undercover Sound System Playlist 06.11.18 Poptone – “Heartbreak Hotel” (Cleopatra) Badflower – “Ghost” (Big Machine John Varvatos) Prism Tats – “Daggers” (Anti-) Smashing Pumpkins – “Solara” (Martha’s Music) Turbowolf – “Domino” (SO Recordings) Gathering of Strangers – “Nice Hair” Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness – “Ohio” Brick + Mortar – “All Alone” (Brick +…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 6.4.18

Riff2’s Undercover Sound System Playlist 06.04.18 Diplo, French Montana, Lil Pump, Zhavia – “Welcome To The Party” (Columbia) Mikaela Davis – “Other Lover” (Rounder/Concord) Gorillaz – “Humility” (Warner Bros.) The Magpie Salute – “Send Me An Omen” (Eagle Rock Entertainment) Houndmouth – “This Party” (Warner Bros.) Love Past Blue – “Vanilla” (Dark Spark Music) Weezer…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 5.14.18

Riff2’s Undercover Sound System Playlist 05.14.18 The Interrupters – “She’s Kerosene” (Hellcat Records) Turbonegro – “Part II: Well Hello” (Burger) Arctic Monkeys – “Four Out Of Five” (Domino) Bastille – “Quarter Past Midnight” (Virgin/Capitol) San Mei – “Wonder” Biffy Clyro – “Many of Horror” (Warner Bros.) Dave Matthews Band – “Samurai Cop (Oh Joy Begin)”…

Detroit Music Awards -- TONIGHT!

The Detroit Music Awards are happening tonight at the Fillmore! The doors open at 6pm and the show starts at 7pm! WRIF's own Screamin' Scott Randall's band, CHIT has been nominated for 'Outstanding Rock/Pop Artist/Group! Tickets are still available, so head downtown tonight and support some of the best local acts Metro Detroit has to…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 4.30.18

Riff2’s Undercover Sound System Playlist 04.30.18 Chvrches – “Miracle” (Glassnote) Naked Giants – “Everybody Thinks They Know” (New West) Post Precious – “Lose Myself” Fall Out Boy – “The Last Of The Real Ones” (Island) Dog – “Heart Killer” (We Buy Gold/Thirty Tigers) Meg Myers – “Numb” (300 Entertainment) Donkeyboy – “It’ll Be Alright” (Warner…

Wood From Chevrolet Plant To Be Made Into Guitars

How cool would it be to own a guitar made here in Detroit with a Chevrolet twist? General Motors has partnered with Wallace Detroit Guitars to make a limited-edition line of guitars made using wood from GM's truck plant in Fort Wayne, Indiana. This will help mark the centennial of Chevy Trucks. Wallace Detroit Guitars…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 4.16.18

Riff2’s Undercover Sound System Playlist 04.16.18 Ghost – “Rats” (Loma Vista/Concord) Layto – “The Way” (Brother Bear) Cherry Glazerr – “Juicy Socks” (Secretly Canadian) Jack White – “Hypermisophoniac” (Third Man/Columbia) King Tuff – “Psycho Star” Mansionair – “Violet City” (Glassnote) Daktyl – “6 Letters” (Counter) Camaromance – “Audrey” (Simone) Welles – “Seventeen” (300 Entertainment) Idles…

Hazel Park Raceway Has Closed

According to news sources, a sign was posted on a window at the track that read, "After nearly 70 years, Hazel Park Raceway is closing effective April 5, 2018. We want to express our heartfelt appreciation to our employees, visitors, supporters and long-standing community partners." Read more about this as the story develops HERE and share…

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…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 2.26.18

Riff2’s Undercover Sound System Playlist 02.26.18 Five Alarm Funk – “We Play The Funk” Mona – “Kiss Like A Woman” (Bright Antenna/ADA) Peking Duk – “Wasted” (Sony) Penguin Prison – “Turn It Up” (Act Normal Music) Muse – “Thought Contagion” (Warner Bros.) Parquet Courts – “Almost Had To Start A Fight/In And Out Of Patience”…

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…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 1.8.18

Riff2’s Undercover Sound System Playlist 01.08.17 Judah and the Lion – “Going To Mars” (Caroline) The Coronas – “We Couldn’t Fake It” (So Far So Good) The Fratellis – “Stand Up Tragedy” (Cooking Vinyl) Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – “Echo” (Vagrant/BMG) Faze Wave – “Leagues” (Canvasback) Iration – “Hit List” (Three Prong) A Day To…

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…

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…

Citizen Zero Release New Music Video

Detroit's own Citizen Zero filmed their latest music video for "What A Feeling" while out on their recent tour! Check it out below! Their album State of Mind is out now!   Citizen Zero - What A Feeling (Official Video) What A Feeling available now: http://smarturl.it/yyhs8x Directed by Mike Rodway Additional Footage Provided by Danielle Eden…

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…