Goood morning everybody! As we enter April, there will be no jokes here, just the facts, man. Let’s get right to it. The Foo Fighters “Congregation” continue their stronghold on the #1* slot this week, with 2* Halestorm “Apocalyptic” making up a little ground with the Cumulus rock stations moving the track to power. The track is exactly 180 spins behind the Foos, with Pretty Reckless “Follow Me down” at #3*, and The Offspring “Coming For You” at #4*. Waiting its turn Sixx AM “Stars” at #5. Now with 4 new increases into power and a Cumulus Rock re-add Sixx AM is back in the race. Continue Reading »
I get to talk about myself! YAY!! So, I started in radio kind of by accident. Summer of 2004 I was taking a tour of my soon-to-be campus at Elmhurst College, which is just 18 miles (or 2 hours in traffic) west of Chicago. I was going there to play football and more than likely just get a teaching degree, that is, until we came across the campus radio station. 88.7 WRSE was where I did my first broadcast ever and caught the radio bug. I recently listened to an old aircheck of my show “Classic Rock with Brock”(catchy, right?)…not gonna lie…it was terrible. Anyways, I spent 2 years there and also interned at 97.9 the Loop & Q101 before I finally said “This is it. This is what I want to do with my life.” So, January of 2007, I moved out to Huntington Beach, California to attend the Academy of Radio & Television Broadcasting. Continue Reading »
Styles tells RadioContraband “We’re excited to have Kaytie join the team at WQLZ. Though we can’t say what her official role is just yet… I can say that this is only the start of a sinister plot for complete domination in the market.” Continue Reading »
The tour will kick off in Foxborough, Massachusetts on August 22 and conclude in Los Angeles on September 28. The new ‘Rock or Bust’ tour has 13 North American stops and is the first time the band will perform in the states since the ‘Black Ice’ tour that began in 2008.
Chris Slade will be on drumming duties for the tour just as he was for the Grammy show. Last year, drummer Phil Rudd was released from the group when he was charged with threatening to kill a man in the AC/DC family. Continue Reading »
Brothers Dameon and Gabe Aranda have been writing and playing music together since they were kids. Music has always been a major force in their lives. Continue Reading »
Halestorm – “Amen” [Official Music Video]