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Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band

Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band

Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band are hitting the stage at Harrah’s Stir Cove on Friday, August 23rd! Ringo Starr’s 2019 All Starr Band features Toto’s Steve Lukather, Santana’s Gregg Rolie, Men at Work’s Colin Hay, multi-instrumentalist Warren Ham, drummer Gregg Bissonette and Hamish Stuart. Don’t miss a night of classic hits, with each…more info »

Whiskey Myers with Special Guest Reckless Kelly

Whiskey Myers with Special Guest Reckless Kelly

Monday, Aug. 26 On the Bristol Windows Stage At the Heartland Events Center 8pm $48 reserved seats $79 Pit (SRO) Over two whirlwind years, the gritty Texas band, Whiskey Myers, hit #1 on the iTunes Country Chart with their breakout third album Early Morning Shakes. They don’t come any more southern than Whiskey Myers, fueled by larger-than-life performances. Their…more info »

Theory of a Deadman

Theory of a Deadman

Tuesday, Aug. 27 On the Bristol Windows Stage At the Heartland Events Center 8pm Bundle $79 reserved seats Pit Bundle $129 SRO Following the success of 2014’s Savages album, singer Todd Connolly needed a shift. He sat down to a keyboard and, “…started writing songs that felt musically different.” The result was smash hit “RX”…more info »

Bad Wolves

Bad Wolves

Wednesday, Aug. 28 On the Bristol Windows Stage At the Heartland Events Center 8pm $48 reserved seats $79 Pit (SRO) Bad Wolves aren’t just a band, they’re a sonic wrecking ball. They have exploded onto the rock scene, particularly with their cover of the Cranberries’ “Zombie” which has racked up more than 180 million digital views.…more info »

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Rock WorkForce

Rock WorkForce

Classic Rock 101.5 wants YOU to join the Workforce Club! By joining you’ll increase you chance at winning tickets to Nebraska’s best rock concerts. We’ll occasionally pick winner from our club members, just sign up it’s that easy. Not only do you get tickets, but you also qualify for great prizes and cool giveaways, play…

Perfect Playlist

Perfect Playlist

Now you can enjoy a box combo meal from Raising Cane’s, wile you listen to your favorite music with The Perfect Playlist hosted by Jim Cartwright on Classic Rock 101.5. Every Weekday starting at 3 we ask our listeners to send in their “Perfect” three song playlist. We pick the best one and roll it…

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AC/DC The Original ‘Highway to Hell’ Cover That Was Rejected by Label

AC/DC The Original ‘Highway to Hell’ Cover That Was Rejected by Label

AC/DC is celebrating the of 40th anniversary of Highway to Hell check out the band’s social media accounts. They continue to post interesting artifacts, from video performances to rare photos. Check out this photos of the original artwork for the album, which wasn’t approved by their American label at the time. When sharing the photo…

ZZ TOP: Three Guys and a Doc

ZZ TOP: Three Guys and a Doc

In celebration of the band’s 50th anniversary, ZZ Top is the focus of a new documentary, That Little Ol’ Band From Texas. The film will premiere on August 13th in Hollywood, followed by screenings nationwide timed to the band’s 50th anniversary tour. It will have its Canadian premiere on August 23rd at Cineplex Cinemas across…

It’s for “The Jack”

It’s for “The Jack”

In celebration of the 40th anniversary of AC/DC’s Highway to Hell album this Saturday, they’ve posted another video from their Plug Me In DVD on their YouTube channel. It’s for “The Jack” from the Dutch TV show Countdown on July 13th, 1979. Enjoy!

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Free Ticket Thursday

Free Ticket Thursday

Each week Classic Rock 101.5 has your chance to win tickets to Nebraska’s hottest concerts, Blur Party Husker Tailgates, and cool tri city events. Listen every Thursday after the Bob & Tom Show for your chance to win.

 

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Governor Pete Ricketts provides updates on Floods and Trade

Governor Pete Ricketts provides updates on Floods and Trade

LINCOLN, Neb. – (KGFW) During the Governor’s Monthly Call-In Show, Pete Ricketts discussed how far the recovery process has come since floods swept Nebraska in March. The latest involving roads and bridges being repaired in heavily impacted areas. “With the really unprecedented widespread damage that we had to our state with flooding and blizzards in…

Emergency Road Closure: 35th Street from 4th Avenue to 5th avenue

Emergency Road Closure: 35th Street from 4th Avenue to 5th avenue

KEARNEY, Neb. – The following is from the City of Kearney: “The City of Kearney Public Works Department announces that 35th Street from 4th to 5th Avenue is currently closed for emergency repairs. The street will remain open to local residents only, though at times driveways may be blocked. Weather permitting, work should be completed…

KGFW Sports – Martinez on the Manning Watch List

KGFW Sports – Martinez on the Manning Watch List

Nebraska quarterback Adrian Martinez has been named to the 30-player Manning Award watch list. Martinez is one of three sophomores on the watch list for the award, which is presented to the top quarterback following the conclusion of the 2019 season, including bowl games. He set 11 school records last season after becoming the first…

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