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  • The Memorial Day 500!

    96.9 WOUR’s Memorial Day 500 counts down the all time greatest classic rock songs from 500 to 1 this weekend. We’ll kick into the weekend with song #500 at 3pm this Friday. Driven by Steet Ponte Volkswagen, Sage Truck Driving School and First Source Federal Credit Union

  • Win a Kayak Package

    Win a KAYAK paddle package from Mountainman Outdoor Supply. Includes a Dagger Zydeco 9.0 kayak, a paddle and a lifejacket. To enter, look for our kayak post on the WOUR Facebook page and add your favorite place to kayak in the comments!

  • Gomez at the TeePee on Route 20

    Always on the hunt for a good meal or tantalizing snack…Gomez introduces his new series, “Food Porn.” Click this link for a peek.

  • 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.

  • The Memorial Day 500!

  • Win a Kayak Package

  • Gomez at the TeePee on Route 20

  • The Blue Moon Cafe Sundays and On Demand!

  • Local Music Listings

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Kyle Busch Wins $1M & The All Star Race/Dennis Neal Goes To Indy

Dennis Neal & I recap the failed tire experiment at the All Star Race, Kyle’s big wins, plus Dennis talks about spending time with Mario Andretti at Indy…

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CDJ Today: May 23

May 23, 2017 | 4:05 am

May 23, 1969 – The Who release their fourth album Tommy, which is a double album and is the first album to be billed as a rock opera. It goes on to sell over two million copies in the U.S. May 23, 2010 – Bret Michaels of Poison is announced the winner of The Celebrity Apprentice, season 9.  He wins $250,000 for his charity, the American Diabetes Association. … Continue reading CDJ Today: May 23

CDJ Today: May 22

May 22, 2017 | 4:05 am

May 22, 2011 – Vinnie Vincent, ex-Kiss and Vinnie Vincent Invasion guitarist,  is arrested in Smyrna, Tennessee after his wife, Diane Cusano, charges that he slapped her face, grabbed her hair, dragged her through shattered glass, and, as she tried to escape from their property, repeatedly hurled her to the ground. A SWAT team is brought to his home … Continue reading CDJ Today: May 22

Glenn Frey’s Son to Replace His Dad for Eagles Shows this Summer

May 21, 2017 | 2:19 pm

After the death of founding member Glenn Frey in January 2016, Don Henley said the Eagles wouldn’t go on without Frey. But by late last year, Henley changed his turn, saying a reunion wasn’t out of the realm of possibility. “…the only way I would consider any kind of reunion, I think, would be with … Continue reading Glenn Frey’s Son to Replace His Dad for Eagles Shows this Summer

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