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  • A to Z Classic Rock Marathon Starts Friday!

    We roll thru our entire playlist alphabetically by song title. Kick off your summer with an “A” this Friday at 3 pm with Scoop! A to Z Classic Rock Marathon powered by Rubicon Recycling and by Harley Davidson of Utica

  • Rock the Amp with Foreigner & Cheap Trick!

    96.9 WOUR presents ROCK THE AMP with Foreigner, Cheap Trick and Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Experience. Lakeview Amp July 11th. Right now, 4 lawn tickets for $89!! via ticketmaster.com.

  • The Blue Moon Cafe Sundays and On Demand!

    Catch The Blue Moon Cafe vibe Sunday mornings from 7am to Noon! And On Demand whenever YOU want using the links below. Mainly acoustic, featuring the singer-songwriters like Neil Young, the Band, Bonnie Raitt, Bob Dylan and Jackson Browne. Storytellers like John Prine and John Hiatt. Plus Bob Weir, Van Morrison, Steely Dan and contemporary artists like Amos Lee and the Avett Brothers. With longtime support from White’s Farm Supply and Farm Credit East.

  • What’s Brewing With Scoop

    Scoop features highlights from our local music and events calendar weeknights at 6:40. There are lots of things to do in and around Utica…Rome…the Adirondacks..Cooperstown. If you are in a local band or are hosting a local event, email the info to us, localmusic@wour.com so we can include your gigs.

  • A to Z Classic Rock Marathon Starts Friday!

  • Rock the Amp with Foreigner & Cheap Trick!

  • The Blue Moon Cafe Sundays and On Demand!

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96 St. Mark’s Place, NYC Led Zeppelin ‘Physical Graffiti’ & Scoop

This is the legendary building in NYC on the cover of Led Zeppelin’s ‘Physical Graffiti’, and that’s me in the Iron Maiden t-shirt.

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CDJ Today: June 22 in Classic Rock

June 22, 2017 | 4:05 am

June 22, 2005 – Ted Nugent is ordered to pay $3,500 per month in child support to Karen Gutowski of Dover, NH.  While married to his current wife, Shemane, with whom he has 4 children, Nugent fathered a son with Gutowski in 1994. June 22, 1981 – Mark David Chapman says that “God has told me to plead guilty” to the charge of murdering John … Continue reading CDJ Today: June 22 in Classic Rock

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CDJ Today: June 21 in Classic Rock

June 21, 2017 | 4:05 am

June 21, 1985 – Mötley Crüe release their third studio album Theatre of Pain which goes on to sell over four million copies in the U.S. and spawns the hits “Home Sweet Home” and the remake “Smokin’ In The Boys Room.” June 21, 1975 – Ritchie Blackmore leaves Deep Purple to form Rainbow. Blackmore says, “I wasn’t interested in the direction they were going. I thought … Continue reading CDJ Today: June 21 in Classic Rock

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Top 10 Rock Band Siblings

June 20, 2017 | 5:32 pm

There have been many rock bands started by siblings, but usually the pairings haven’t worked out so well.  Maybe there really is something to being “too close,” especially if you consider the rigors of touring.  Here’s our Top 10 list of bands that made it work (at least for awhile): 10 The Beach Boys Brian, … Continue reading Top 10 Rock Band Siblings

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