Monthly Archives: September 2018

Hematite Friday Night – Ishpeming Hematites vs. Gwinn Modeltowners 44 – 8

Ishpeming, MI – September 29, 2018 –  The Ishpeming Hematites completely demolished the sixth game of the 2018 season on Friday. They squared off against the Gwinn Modeltowners in an exciting test

Take It to Europe: The Eagles announce 2019 overseas tour

Credit: George HolzAs The Eagles get ready to launch a final series of 2018 U.S. tour dates next week comes word that the band will take flight again in 2019

Jefferson Airplane founder Marty Balin dead at age 76

Susan Joy BalinMarty Balin, founder and singer for Jefferson Airplane and a key member of its spinoff group Jefferson Starship, died Thursday at the age of 76.

Balin had recently launched a medical

Led Zeppelin’s “Stairway to Heaven” copyright-infringement suit heading back to court

Michael Putland/Getty ImagesIn 2016, a jury ruled in favor of Led Zeppelin in a copyright-infringement lawsuit involving the band's classic 1971 song "Stairway to Heaven," but now the case appears

Tom Petty’s expansive archival box set, “An American Treasure,” is available now

RepriseThe waiting for the late Tom Petty's new box set, An American Treasure, is over, as the expansive collection hit stores today.

As previously reported, the 60-track archival set features previously

Flea memoir release date delayed to 2019

Credit: Steve KerosYou'll have to wait a little bit longer to read Flea's memoir. According to a tweet from the Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist, the book, titled Acid for the Children,

I’ve Seen That Movie Too: First look at Taron Egerton as Elton John in “Rocketman”

Paramount PicturesParamount Pictures has released its first official look at actor Taron Egerton as '70s-era Elton John in Rocketman, the upcoming biopic about the legendary musician.

In the photo, we see Taron as

Dave Grohl auctioning “Play” gear for youth music education organizations

ABC/Adam TaylorDave Grohl is auctioning off the gear he used to record Play, a 23-minute song on which the Foo Fighters frontman plays every instrument.

Sales from the auction will benefit organizations that

The Ishpeming Hematites Travel to Gwinn to Face the Modeltowners Live on WRUP 98.3

Marquette, MI  –  September 28, 2018  –  Tonight two of the powerhouse football teams of the region meet on the field and WRUP 98.3 is bringing you all of the action. Join

Metallica concert noise level annoys San Francisco residents

ABC/Randy HolmesOn Wednesday, Metallica played a charity show in their hometown of San Francisco to raise money for the UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals. Apparently, you didn't need to have a

Rod Stewart will be “bloody over the moon” if new album “Blood Red Roses” is a hit

Republic RecordsRod Stewart's 30th album, Blood Red Roses, arrives today. While Stewart has enjoyed plenty of #1 albums over the years, he says he won't be particularly upset if this

Pearl Jam launches new campaign to end youth homelessness in Washington State

ABC/Craig SjodinPearl Jam has announced a new campaign in an effort to end youth homelessness in the band's home state of Washington.

"Every year, more than 13,000 unaccompanied young people under the

John Fogerty plotting major tour marking the 50th anniversary of CCR’s prolific year, 1969

Credit: Lee Cherry1969 marked a prolific and eventful period for Creedence Clearwater Revival and its frontman, John Fogerty, and now the 73-year-old Rock & Roll Hall of Famer has teased that

Elizabeth Hollowell from Negaunee Was the Snowdog & Cart Giveaway Winner!

Marquette, MI  –  September 27, 2018  – The rain held off as we all gathered at River Rock Lanes and Banquet Center for our Snowdog and Cart Giveaway party! With thousands of entries submitted,

Would Metallica’s Kirk Hammett record a solo album? “One of these days when it feels right”

ABC/Randy HolmesWould Metallica's Kirk Hammett ever want to go to solo? In an interview with Metal Hammer, the guitarist muses about the possibility of striking out on his own.

"I have so much

Full Stop: Fleetwood Mac to release career-spanning compilation, “50 Years — Don’t Stop,” in November

Warner Bros. RecordsAs Fleetwood Mac prepares launch a new North American tour, the band has announced plans to release a career-spanning, 50-track compilation celebrating its 50th anniversary on November 16. 50 Years

Paul Simon to celebrate 77th birthday onstage at “Saturday Night Live”

Dana Edelson/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty ImagesPaul Simon has been a fixture on Saturday Night Live from the show's inception -- his first appearance came in October of 1975 -- and

Paul McCartney pens new children’s book, “Hey Grandude!,” about a magical grandfather

© 2011 Mary McCartneyBetween recording a chart-topping album, filming a "Carpool Karaoke" segment and touring the world, Paul McCartney has somehow found the time to write a new children's book that's scheduled