Contact Us
Music News

Music News

PHOTO courtesy of Island Records
PHOTO courtesy of Island Records
[

Jojo’s Top Ten Album Covers

Saturday is National Record Store Day, and one of my favorite things about record albums when I was growing up was the fantastic art that adorned each cover.

Here are my ten favorites from my personal collection. I'd love to hear what your favorites are.

Read More

IngridMichaelson
[

Robert Palmer’s ‘Simply Irrestible’ Paid Homage by Ingrid Michaelson’s ‘Girls Chase Boys’ [Video]

In the music video for her single, 'Girls Chase Boys,' Ingrid Michaelson has taken Robert Palmer's 'Simply Irresistible' video and turned it on its head. Where the original '80s vid features scores of gorgeous female dancers behind Palmer, Michaelson's version features shirtless muscular male dancers, all beautifully made up in lipstick and eye makeup. 

Read More

Malcolm Young
Martyn Goodacre, Getty Images
[

Friend: AC/DC’s Malcolm Young ‘Unable to Perform Anymore’

AC/DC rhythm guitarist Malcolm Young will not be able to perform music again due to an unspecified serious illness, according to a friend and peer of the band.

Read More

Category: Music News, News, Rock Tags:
SteelyDan
[

Steely Dan Announces Summer Tour

Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Walter Becker and Donald Fagen will bring Steely Dan to the road in this summer, taking their Jamalot Ever After Tour across the U.S. and Canada.

Read More

Category: Concerts, Music News, Rock Tags:
Charles Bradley and His Extraordinaires are on tap for Founder Fest 2014 on June 21 in Grand Rapids outside Founders Brewing Co. (Photo: Theo Wargo/Getty Images)
Charles Bradley and His Extraordinaires are on tap for Founder Fest 2014 on June 21 in Grand Rapids outside Founders Brewing Co. (Photo: Theo Wargo/Getty Images)
[

Lettuce, Charles Bradley and Break Science to Headline Founders Fest 2014 on June 21

By John Sinkevics | Local Spins

Fans of beer, funk and soul have about two-and-a-half months to get in playing shape for what could be one of Grand Rapids’ biggest summer street parties yet.

Read More

Billy Joel In Concert
[

Billy Joel’s ‘It’s Still Rock and Roll To Me’ (Live in Russia, 1987) [Video]

We have an exclusive video of a live version of 'It's Still Rock and Roll to Me' from Billy Joel's upcoming Russian box set.

Read More

Category: Music, Music News, News, Videos Tags:
Twice Shy
[

25 Years Ago: Great White Releases ‘…Twice Shy’ [Video]

Great White's commercial breakthrough, '...Twice Shy,' was released on April 12, 1989.

Read More

Category: Music, Music News, News, Videos
arcadefire-JasonOxenham
[

Arcade Fire Covers Blondie’s 1978 Hit ‘Heart of Glass’ [Video]

Arcade Fire have been pulling out surprise cover songs at nearly every stop on their current tour. At their show in Houston the other night, they took it to another level when they covered Blondie's 1978 cl

Read More

Category: Music, Music News, Videos
Chicago
Ian Showell, Hulton Archive / Getty Images
[

41 Years Ago: Chicago Performs ‘Saturday in the Park’ [Video]

Classic rock is about heavy hooks, power chords, and tight harmonies, but it’s also about letting loose and enjoying the good times — and there’s no better time than Friday evening, when we pick up our paycheck, punch out of work, and enjoy a couple days of much-needed rest and relaxation.

Read More

Category: Music, Music News, Videos Tags:
Ellie Goulding Love
Tullio M. Puglia, Getty Images
[

Ellie Goulding on Love: ‘I Don’t Rely on a Guy for Anything’ [Video]

Ellie Goulding writes a lot about love in her music. But how does she navigate love in real life?

Read More

Jason Merritt / Stephen Lovekin, Getty Images
Jason Merritt / Stephen Lovekin, Getty Images
[

Miley Cyrus and The Flaming Lips Cover The Beatles [Audio]

Remember when Miley Cyrus and Wayne Coyne from The Flaming Lips hit the studio to make music (and smoke some serious weed)? Well, we are now seeing the fruits of their labor in a preview clip that Coyne posted on Instagram. 

Read More

Bruce Springsteen
Larry Busacca, Getty Images
[

Bruce Springsteen’s Speech Inducting E Street Band into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

The entire text of Bruce Springsteen's speech inducting the E Street Band into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wfgr.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 98.7 WFGR Classic Hits quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on 98.7 WFGR Classic Hits quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!