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Kansas

Kansas

Iconic rock band Kansas performs the classics! Hear “Carry On Wayward Son,” “Dust in the Wind” and other songs from their legendary career. They’ll showcase their “Point of Know Return” album played live, in full for the first time.more info »

Phil Collins Still Not Dead Yet, Live!

Phil Collins Still Not Dead Yet, Live!

Due to overwhelming demand, Live Nation and S2BN Entertainment announced a limited run of Phil Collins Still Not Dead Yet, Live! dates have been confirmed for fall 2019. When Friday, October 11, 2019 8:00PM Where CHI Health Center Omaha Ticket Information $278, $153, $93, $53 Tickets available at all Ticketmaster retail ticket center locations, online…more info »

Guns N’ Roses

Guns N’ Roses

Guns N’ Roses is bringing their outrageously successful Not In This Lifetime Tour back to the U.S this fall – and for the first time in 2019. With fans hungry for more GNR, the band revealed eight new dates across the United States and they are coming to Lincoln! Guns N’ Roses fans rejoiced when…more info »

Slayer

Slayer

Please Note: Bag Policy: Bags permitted into CHI Health Center Omaha must be clear plastic, vinyl or PVC totes measuring 12x12x6 or a one gallon clear freezer bag. Small, opaque clutch-sized bags measuring 4.5×6.5 will also be allowed inside the arena after a proper security inspection. Oversized bags or purses are not permitted. Exceptions will…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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ROLLING STONES: Bernard Fowler Follows Up

ROLLING STONES: Bernard Fowler Follows Up

Now that The Rolling Stones‘ No Filter tour has concluded, longtime backing singer Bernard Fowler says he’s turning his attention to promotingInside Out, an album of Stones covers that came out in April. Fowler plans to do live shows to get the word out on the album and is already thinking about a follow-up. Like Inside Out, it would have him…

A Moving 9/11 Tribute Never Forget

A Moving 9/11 Tribute Never Forget

A moving 9/11 tribute set to Disturbed’s cover of “The Sound of Silence” on the anniversary of the 9/11/2001 terrorist attacks. It’s been 18 years since the tremendous loss on Sept 11, 2001. The sacrifices made will never be forgotten. In one single moment life may never be the same. Never take one second of…

ROLLING STONES: Put Steel to the Wheels 30 Years Ago

ROLLING STONES: Put Steel to the Wheels 30 Years Ago

Thirty years ago Saturday, The Rolling Stones kicked off the massive Steel Wheels Tour at Veterans Stadium in Philadelphia in support of the album of the same name. Opening acts included Living Colour and Guns n’ Roses. Mick Jagger on the Steel Wheels tour.  The Stones’ biggest and longest tour up to that point was the band’s first since 1982. Like many opening nights, show…

Forget the painkillers,  Just crank up Pink Floyd

Forget the painkillers, Just crank up Pink Floyd

PINK FLOYD: Gets You Comfortably Numb Dr Hans Jeekel, Professor of Surgery at Erasmus Medical Centre in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, has done research showing that music by Floyd and Mozart has a positive effect on the mind, and can even be used as a substitute for highly addictive painkillers like morphine and fentanyl. While the…

In honor of “National Dog Day,”

In honor of “National Dog Day,”

Who doesn’t love dogs? There’s a reason why they’re man’s best friend. It’s because we share a special bond. Even through all of the ups and downs they are always there by your side. In honor of “National Dog Day,” here are three songs we featured on today’s Perfect Playlist.

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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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KGFW Sports – UNK 2019 HOF Inductees Announced

KGFW Sports – UNK 2019 HOF Inductees Announced

Four former student-athletes and a coach will be inducted into the University of Nebraska at Kearney (UNK) Athletic Hall of Fame during ceremonies on Homecoming weekend this Oct. 4th-and-5th. The 2019 Hall of Fame members are baseball player Neal Arnold, Class of 1997; track athlete Lesley (Crutcher) Hulett, Class of 2006; wrestler Tervel Dlagnev, Class…

Flags to Fly at Half-Staff on Patriot Day

Flags to Fly at Half-Staff on Patriot Day

LINCOLN, Neb. – The following is from the office of Governor Pete Ricketts: “Governor Pete Ricketts announced that all U.S. and Nebraska flags are to be flown at half-staff on Patriot Day, which will be observed on September 11, 2019. Flags will be flown at half-staff from sunrise until sunset on Patriot Day.”

Statistics released from Alcohol Enforcement campaigns

Statistics released from Alcohol Enforcement campaigns

LINCOLN, Neb. – Statistics have come back after recent alcohol enforcement from the Nebraska State Patrol and local law enforcement agencies from August 16 to September 2. The Kearney Police Department participated in 36 additional hours of enforcement with the “You Drink, You Drive, You Lose” campaign during this time period. Four arrests were made…

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