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Buckeyes Pay Tribute to Rush

Buckeyes Pay Tribute to Rush

During halftime of Ohio State’s 66-17 drubbing of Maryland on Saturday, the Buckeye’s marching band honored Rush with an extended performance that included renditions of “Spirit of Radio,” “Tom Sawyer,” “2112,” “Limelight,” and “Fly By Night.” While it was a little strange to hear the Rush selections with a full brass section, it was a…

New Deep Purple Cover Album

New Deep Purple Cover Album

Turning to Crime, the new album from Deep Purple full of classic covers, is coming our way in late November. The band announced that the album will feature songs from Fleetwood Mac, Bob Dylan, Cream, Bob Seger, and more. The record was actually teased with a countdown clock on the band’s website since September, and…

High School Football Week 7

High School Football Week 7

Tonight, the Shenandoah Zeps will touch down in Woodsfield to take on the Monroe Central Seminoles in the West Liberty University High School Football Game of the Week on Rocky 96.5. Both teams are celebrating wins last weekend to bolster their records to 2-3. Last Friday, Shenandoah defeated Marietta and Monroe Central took care of…

Massive Tool Tour

Massive Tool Tour

Like most groups at the time, Tool had to abandon all their tour plans in 2020, leaving behind a rabid set of fans in Eugene, Oregon that never got to see them play. But now, Tool has announced that they’re resuming that tour in 2022 with 54 dates on the docket, starting by making good…

High School Football Week 6

High School Football Week 6

Tonight, it’s week 6 of the West Liberty University High School Football Game of the Week. This evening, River travels to Shadyside to take on the undefeated Tigers on Rocky 96.5! River is coming off their second loss in a row after falling to Barnesville in a game we covered last week. At 2-3, River…

Nevermind 30th Annivesary

Nevermind 30th Annivesary

It’s time to bust out the flannel and tattered jeans, Nirvana is celebrating the 30th Anniversary of Nevermind by releasing a super deluxe version of the record in different formats. In the vinyl, CD, and digital sets we’ll hear 94 audio and video tracks, a whopping 70 of which have never been heard previously. Every…

R.I.P. Charlie Watts

R.I.P. Charlie Watts

Charlie Watts’ publicist announced that the Rolling Stones drummer has passed away. He joined the band almost 60 years ago in 1963, and was actually trained as a graphic artist before becoming a Stone. He was, in fact, not the first member of the band to pass away as Brian Jones suffered an early death…

Happy Birthday, Robert Plant

Happy Birthday, Robert Plant

One of the greatest rock singers of all time (if not the greatest), Robert Plant is celebrating a birthday today. The Led Zeppelin front man celebrates his 73rd birthday today. Happy Birthday, Robert Plant! The world is a better place with him in it.

40th Anniversary of Tattoo You

40th Anniversary of Tattoo You

The Stones are releasing a 40th Anniversary reissue of their 1981 album “Tattoo You.” The album has been remastered and will also include a disc known as “Lost & Found: Rarities” that includes 9 tracks not released on the original album. There’s also a 4-disc version that will boast a complete recording of the 1982…

New Robert Plant/Alison Krauss Album

New Robert Plant/Alison Krauss Album

It’s been 14 years since Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant and bluegrass icon Alison Krauss came together to create their Grammy award-winning album, Raising Sand. A few months ago, rumors swirled that the duo were reuniting for another album, and now we know that those rumors were reality. The pair will premier Raise the Roof on Nov. 19.…