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ELTON JOHN

ELTON JOHN

American Express Card Members get early access to tickets Thursday 11/14 at 10AM thru Monday 11/18 at 10PM. #AmexPresale Terms Apply. Elton wraps 2019 with one of his most successful years to date. In addition to the incredible success of the tour, Rocketman has drawn commercial success and rave reviews, as has Elton’s memoir, Me,…more info »

THE BLACK CROWES

THE BLACK CROWES

The Black Crowes Present: Shake Your Money Maker played in its entirety, plus all the hits!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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Staying Mentally Strong During The Coronavirus Outbreak

Staying Mentally Strong During The Coronavirus Outbreak

Lincoln – As coronavirus continues to spread throughout the world, it’s normal to be worried about catching it – and that’s causing rising anxiety levels globally. In addition to following processes intended to protect physical health, it’s important to pay attention to mental health related to the outbreak. “An outbreak like this affects everyone, and…

If you planned on going to an arena show this month, your nights just opened up

If you planned on going to an arena show this month, your nights just opened up

In a rare joint statement, concert promotion giants Live Nation and AEG say they’re halting all big-scale tours until the start of April and are asking all artists to safely make their way home. The statement, which also includes four major booking agencies, says, “At this time, we collectively recommend large scale events through the end of March…

20 years ago today (March 6th), Eric Clapton was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a solo artist, in a ceremony that also included The Lovin’ Spoonful, James Taylor and Bonnie Raitt, among others.

20 years ago today (March 6th), Eric Clapton was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a solo artist, in a ceremony that also included The Lovin’ Spoonful, James Taylor and Bonnie Raitt, among others.

Classic Cuts Eric Clapton: “After Midnight” The Hook: The first JJ Cale song Eric ever heard and the first one he recorded. Album: Eric Clapton Year: 1970 Writer: JJ Cale Stats: Peaked at number-18 on the Billboard Hot 100. Background: Eric Clapton is a huge fan of the late JJ Cale. After he recorded such Cale songs as “After Midnight” and “Cocaine,” the two finally recorded an…

What Nebraskans can do to Plan Ahead  for Coronavirus Disease 2019

What Nebraskans can do to Plan Ahead for Coronavirus Disease 2019

With The event Happening here is what DHHS suggests please be happy, healthy & Safe Lincoln – Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) continues to spread in communities globally increasing the potential for us to see more cases in the U.S. Confirmed cases have been reported in several states. So far there have been no cases of…

EDDIE MONEY: Friends Pay Tribute

EDDIE MONEY: Friends Pay Tribute

Eddie Money’s family and friends — including Sammy Hagar, Kevin Cronin, Rick Springfield, George Thorogood, John Waite, Mickey Thomas, Greg Kihn and Metallica’s James Hetfield — gathered for a tribute concert last Thursday, five months after the Money Man’s death. Held at The Saban theater in Beverly Hills, A Star-Studded Tribute to Eddie Money was…

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Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi Auctioning Personal Items For Charity

Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi Auctioning Personal Items For Charity

Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi is auctioning off personal items to raise money for Birmingham’s Heartlands hospital charity. “The Tony Iommi auction to benefit the Birmingham’s Heartlands hospital charity is now live! All items are from Tony’s personal stash, all will be autographed, and the winner will get free shipping to wherever!” Iommi tweeted. Last…

The Strokes Drop New Single ‘Brooklyn Bridge To Chorus’

The Strokes Drop New Single ‘Brooklyn Bridge To Chorus’

The Strokes have shared a new peppy single, “Brooklyn Bridge to Chorus,” just ahead of the release of their upcoming sixth album, New Abnormal, on Friday. Rick Rubin produced the song, which was recorded at Shangri-La studios in Malibu, California. Tina Ibañez created the retro art for the single, while Liquid Pink did the illustration.…

The Pretenders’ Chrissie Hynde Shares Thoughts On Coronavirus Lockdown

The Pretenders’ Chrissie Hynde Shares Thoughts On Coronavirus Lockdown

The Pretenders lead singer Chrissie Hynde, who is in lockdown at her home in London, shared her experience of being in quarantine while others appear to ignore the social distancing rules. “I see people older than myself walking past on their walking sticks and I think ‘God bless you bro.’ Then there’s the boy-racers in…

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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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DHHS Statement Regarding Positive COVID-19 Results of YRTC-Kearney Staff

DHHS Statement Regarding Positive COVID-19 Results of YRTC-Kearney Staff

LINCOLN, Neb. – The following is from the Department of Health and Human Services: “It is always the intent of DHHS staff to be transparent. We have regularly communicated test results of all Nebraskans, including those of YRTC-Kearney, to the public. As we have reconciled the results of a few staff who were tested by…

KGFW Sports – BC Offers Haarberg, Ivy in HOF, Storm NHL Prospects

KGFW Sports – BC Offers Haarberg, Ivy in HOF, Storm NHL Prospects

Kearney Catholic Quarterback Heinrich Haarberg has picked up his first Power Five scholarship offer. The senior to be, who already has a number of small D1 offers, received an offer from Boston College Wednesday. Haarberg has drawn interest but no offer yet from the Huskers and was on hand for Nebraska’s first spring practice last…

The Nebraska Department of Education announces 2020 grant for Kearney Community Learning Center

The Nebraska Department of Education announces 2020 grant for Kearney Community Learning Center

KEARNEY, Neb. – The Kearney Community Learning Center (KCLC), KPS afterschool and summer program, received a $90,057 federal grant for programs at Northeast Elementary and Sunrise Middle School. The State Board of Education approved $1.2 million in federal grants for 21st Century Community Learning Centers across the state.   During after-school hours, the KCLC program offers activities including…