Jojo Sits Down to Talk About Wine & Wig [Audio]
Wine & Wig is this weekend, and Jojo sat down this week to wear a wig, and talk all about this great event. This year the event benefits Susan G. Komen Michigan, the American Cancer Society, and Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids.
Congrats to the Schneider Tire ‘I Know What You Did Last Summer’ Winner!
For the past few weeks, we have been taking entries at the website for the 'I Know What You Did Last Summer' contest. Listeners submitted a quick story about how they spent their money this past summer, and why they need $1000 to help pay the bills! After looking at over 200 entries, the winner has been announced!
What Would You Do With $1000? You Could Win Big Cash From Schneider Tire!
Have you ever been asked the question, "What would you do with $1000?" Pay bills? Vacation? New tires? Full tank of gas? Tell us what you would do and you could win some cold hard cash!
Win Admission Onto the Blue Moon Party Boat!
It's still summertime, and we want you to join us on the Grand Lady Riverboat for the Blue Moon Party Cruise on July 31!
Motley Crue Returns to the Van Andel Arena on October 13! [Video]
It was quite a big deal when Motley Crue announced that they were ending their careers. It was even a bigger deal when they kicked off their final tour here in Grand Rapids at the Van Andel Arena! Thanks to fan demand, Motley Crue will say goodbye to Grand Rapids one last time!
Bryan Adams Celebrates 30 Years With a Van Andel Arena Concert! [Video]
Bryan Adams is setting out to celebrate 30 years of his legendary career, and he's going to get pretty reckless about it. 30 years? Where did the time go? Bryan Adams is set to bring his Reckless 30th Anniversary tour to the Van Andel Arena on Friday, July 24!
Grand Rapids Symphony Becomes Pokemon Trainers with ‘Pokemon: Symphonic Evolutions’ [Video]
Calling all Pokemon trainers! The time has come for the Grand Rapids Symphony to set out on an adventure of epic proportions to defeat Gym Trainers, earn badges and defeat their rival Gary Oak -- and maybe even find a Mew along the way. The music of Pokemon will come to life with the Grand Rapids Symphony!
Aerosmith Returns to Van Andel Arena on August 4! [Video]
This is going to be one epic summer of music in Grand Rapids! Fortunately, this concert is not in May because seemingly everything else is in May. Aerosmith is throwing us a bone and closing out the summer with a big show at Van Andel Arena on August 4!
Humor-Cored Band Psychostick Parodies Kenny Loggins’ ‘Danger Zone’ [Video]
Psychostick could be considered one of the greatest bands of all time. I'm actually a little suprised that they haven't performed a Gilda's LaughFest show. Maybe I can convince the group to perform next year! Psychostick has released a new video for its latest song -- a metal cover of the Top Gun movie theme song, "Danger Zone." Don't deny it; you know the Kenny Loggins song.
Hall & Oates Books May 9 Date at Van Andel Arena [Video]
The legendary rock-and-roll duo Hall & Oates is making a return to Grand Rapids' Van Andel Arena on May 9!
Older Episodes of ‘The Simpsons’ Are Way Better Than New Ones [Video]
The Simpsons have been around for more than 20 years, making it the longest running animated sitcom of all time. It's hard to remember a time when the yellow family was not on our television. During the '90s, though, The Simpsons was at the height of its popularity and everyone knew who the Fox show's characters were. After two decades, though, is the show still as funny as it was years ago? Read
Surge Being Test Marketed in Southeastern U.S., Launches #SpotASurge Campaign [Video]
Surge: the final frontier. If you have been sticking to 97.9 WGRD, you'd know that I am quite the Surge fan. I have been part of the Surge Movement for a number of years now, and was extremely excited when Surge was re-released exclusively through Amazon. Things are starting to change though.