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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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SAMMY HAGAR: Saddles Up the Buffalo … Springfield

SAMMY HAGAR: Saddles Up the Buffalo … Springfield

Sammy Hagar and The Circle have put together their sixth recording in their Lockdown Sessions. This time it’s a cover of the Buffalo Springfield’s “For What it’s Worth.” This recording follows an original song, “Funky Feng Shui,” The Who’s “Won’t Get Fooled Again,” Van Halen’s “Good Enough,” Bob Marley & The Wailers’ “Three Little Birds”…

LED ZEPPELIN: Blimp For Sale

LED ZEPPELIN: Blimp For Sale

A very cool piece of rock memorabilia is on the auction block — the original artwork of the cover of Led Zeppelin’s 1969 self-titled debut album. George Hardie‘s design, based on the historic 1937 photograph of the Hindenburg disaster taken by Sam Shere, is estimated to sell for between $20- and $30,000 when it goes up…

R.I.P. Brian Howe Not Paul Rodgers

R.I.P. Brian Howe Not Paul Rodgers

With the death of Wednesday of onetime Bad Company singer Brian Howe, rumors started to swirl that it was the band’s founder and current singer Paul Rodgers who had died. Despite some health issues of his own, Rodgers, who lives in British Columbia, posted a video to let everyone know he’s alive and well. A message from Paul clarifying his…

SAMMY HAGAR: Mas Margarita for Cinco de Mayo

SAMMY HAGAR: Mas Margarita for Cinco de Mayo

While Sammy Hagar, like the rest of us, will most likely be spending today (Tuesday) Cinco de Mayo at home, there’s no reason not to imbibe in a little cocktail. Sammy suggests using his Santo Mezquila to make a Santo Mezquila Margarita. Here’s the recipe: 1 oz of fresh lime juice 1/2 oz Fresh tangerine or…

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Billy Idol Teams Up With Jimmy Fallon, The Roots On ‘Dancing With Myself’

Billy Idol Teams Up With Jimmy Fallon, The Roots On ‘Dancing With Myself’

Billy Idol teamed up with Jimmy Fallon and The Roots for a cover of his 80’s power anthem “Dancing With Myself” for Fallon’s “The Tonight Show” on May 21. The Roots members used at-home instruments such as pots and pans, pill bottles and cigar box basses, as well as a couple of kitchen implements, to…

Papa Roach’s Jacoby Shaddix Shares Thoughts On Upcoming Album

Papa Roach’s Jacoby Shaddix Shares Thoughts On Upcoming Album

Papa Roach frontman Jacoby Shaddix shared some of his thoughts on the band’s upcoming album in a recent interview for Zippo Encore Live With Jose Mangin. Shaddix explained that the band recently held a “second round of songwriting” and have “seven or eight pieces of music for the next record.” “Some of it’s just heavy…

Queen’s Brian May Reveals ‘Secret’ Recording Sessions With Adam Lambert

Queen’s Brian May Reveals ‘Secret’ Recording Sessions With Adam Lambert

A recently released deleted scene from Sammy Hagar’s AXS TV show, “Rock & Roll Road Trip,” shows Queen’s Brian May revealing his secret recording sessions with Adam Lambert. Saying that he had actually recorded some music “in secret” with Lambert, May added, “We haven’t felt it was right to put it out. We just didn’t…

Joan Jett Would ‘Not Feel Comfortable’ Touring During Pandemic

Joan Jett Would ‘Not Feel Comfortable’ Touring During Pandemic

In an interview with SiriusXM, rock icon Joan Jett shared that she “would not feel comfortable” touring across the country under the present circumstances. Jett was slated to accompany Def Leppard, Poison, and Motley Crue on The Stadium Tour, which was scheduled to kick off on June 18 in Jacksonville, Florida, and is yet to…

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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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Test Nebraska releases testing site locations, dates and times

Test Nebraska releases testing site locations, dates and times

LINCOLN, Neb. – Test Nebraska has released an online schedule of testing site locations, dates and times available for the remainder of the month of May at TestNebraska.com. A list of remaining locations, dates and times follows: Omaha                  5/23, 5/26 and 5/30               8 a.m. – 6 p.m.              455 N. 10 St.                68102…

KGFW Sports – NU Tix Renewals, Legion Tryouts Monday and Usman Still Waiting

KGFW Sports – NU Tix Renewals, Legion Tryouts Monday and Usman Still Waiting

Despite the uncertainty surrounding the upcoming football season, Nebraska season ticket renewals are said to be well over 90 percent. That’s compared to about 96 percent last season. Although there are still questions about the Husker’s schedule and possible game attendance restrictions this season Athletic Director Bill Moos recently said he believes each institution, and…

KGFW Sports – Stroh a Shocker and More

KGFW Sports – Stroh a Shocker and More

Gareth Stroh has announced his transfer destination… Wichita State. The Gibbon native and former Husker entered the transfer portal earlier this week. The lefty was the Husker’s Friday starter this past season. A graduate transfer, Stroh will be immediately eligible to play for the Shockers next season. Gareth’s brother, Seth, will also be joining the…