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  • We’re Turning March Sadness into March Gladness

    We’ll turn March Sadness into March Gladness with your chance to win a fantastic basketball hoop and backboard setup from Atlas Fence. Including installation..be ready for a summer full of hoops action at your house. This hoop has $5,000 price tag. Listen for the basketball dribble..your cue to call us at 797-9690 and qualify for the drawing to win

  • See All 3 Classic Rock Shows for $69

    Get tickets to all 3 Classic Rock Shows at the Lakeview Amp this summer with The Ticket to Classic Rock! $69 lawn seats to all three or $99 pavilion seats to all three! Foreigner & Cheap Trick July 11, Boston & Joan Jett July 29 and REO and Styx August 19. WOUR presents The Ticket to Classic Rock on sale now -online only-at 10am at ticketmaster.com and livenation.com ONLY.  *Not available thru charge-by-phone or at Box Offices*

  • The Blue Moon Cafe Sunday Morning

    Catch The Blue Moon Cafe vibe Sunday mornings from 7am to Noon! Mainly acoustic..featuring the singer-songwriters that are the backbone of classic rock like Neil Young, the Band, Bonnie Raitt, BB King and Jackson Browne. Storytellers like John Prine and John Hiatt. Plus Van Morrison, Steely Dan and contemporary artists like Amos Lee and the Avett Brothers sprinkled throughout. With longtime support from White’s Farm Supply.

  • 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.

  • Rock the Amp with Foreigner & Cheap Trick!

    Days are getting longer..summer is getting closer! 96.9 WOUR presents ROCK THE AMP with Foreigner, Cheap Trick and Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Experience. Lakeview Amp July 11th. And yes..tickets are on sale now via www.livenation.com, ticketmaster.com or charge-by-phone 1-800-745-3000

  • We’re Turning March Sadness into March Gladness

  • See All 3 Classic Rock Shows for $69

  • The Blue Moon Cafe Sunday Morning

  • Local Music Listings

  • Rock the Amp with Foreigner & Cheap Trick!

Music News

CDJ Today: March 25

March 25, 2017 | 12:05 am

March 25, 1990 – Mötley Crüe‘s Tommy Lee is arrested for mooning the audience during a gig in Augusta, GA.  Lee is charged with “Indecent Exposure/Live Sexually Explicit Act” and fined $1,647.  The arresting officer tells the Augusta Chronicle that Lee, “…could not have been a nicer guy, and the entire group was extremely cordial and even thanked us … Continue reading CDJ Today: March 25

CDJ Today: March 24

March 24, 2017 | 12:05 am

March 24, 2001 – A stretch of road on Highway 19 in Macon, Georgia, is named Duane Allman Boulevard, near where the Allman Brothers guitarist died at age 24 in a motorcycle crash on October 29, 1971. March 24, 1962 – Mick Jagger and Keith Richards perform their first paid gig when they appear as Little Boy Blue & … Continue reading CDJ Today: March 24

Top 10 Classic Rock Cover Songs

March 23, 2017 | 8:16 pm

10 Billy Idol – “Mony Mony” (Tommy James and The Shondells) Although originally released in 1981, it was the 1987 live version that propelled this hit to the #1 position on the charts, ironically dislodging another Tommy James penned tune, “I Think We’re Alone Now,” from Tiffany, from the top slot. Commonly heard at bars … Continue reading Top 10 Classic Rock Cover Songs

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Gettin’ Loose In Phoenix: Joey Foils Kyle Again While Ryan Newman Ends His Drought

It seemed Kyle Busch might win the Camping World 500 at Phoenix, but Joey Logano hit the wall. And as a large part of the field pitted for tires, Ryan Newman stayed out and managed to fend off Kyle Larson and Busch for the final two laps. Below is a pic that went viral after the race of Ryan Newman with a much younger Kyle Larson, the 1-2 finishers from Phoenix.