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John Mellencamp Announces 6 month 80 Date Tour Including Detroit

John Mellencamp has just announced an 80-date North American tour. The six-month, primarily theater trek — performed as one long, single leg with small breaks — would be a daunting itinerary for a man even half of Mellencamp’s 62 years.

104.3 WOMC–09/11/2014

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Seger Shines A Light On The Motor City With NEW “Detroit Made” Video

Detroit…..You are gonna love this video! “Detroit Made” will be the lead track from Bob Seger’s new album, “Ride Out”, to be released October 14th.

104.3 WOMC–09/10/2014

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McCartney: Magical Mystery Cure!

With the news on Tuesday that there will be a massive Paul McCartney tribute album coming out in November, we can now share a sample of what you will hear.

104.3 WOMC–09/10/2014

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Paul McCartney: Tribute Album To Be Released November 18th

The Paul McCartney tribute album we were the first to report on in 2010 is finally done and ready for release. Titled The Art of McCartney, it contains over 40Beatles, Wings and McCartney solo songs done by the likes of Bob Dylan, Brian Wilson, Billy Joel, Alice Cooper, Roger Daltrey, Paul Rodgers, Barry Gibb, Cat Stevens, Def Leppard, KISS, Cheap Trick and many others. McCartney gave his complete support to the project and had his touring band back many of the artists.

104.3 WOMC–09/09/2014

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Bob Seger: Details On New Album “Ride Out”

Bob Seger‘s office has just shared details on his new album, Ride Out, with us. The formal announcement will come later today. Available October 14th, Ride Out contains 10 tracks, with a “Deluxe Version” adding [...]

104.3 WOMC–09/09/2014

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Pretender Chrissie Hynde Brings Her Solo Tour To Detroit

Chrissie Hynde has announced her first solo tour apart from the Pretenders. Hynde, who’ll be on the road in support of her debut solo set, Stockholm, has three European warm-up dates set for September and October, before launching the 25-date North American tour on October 30th at Toronto’s Massey Hall and winding things down on December 6th at L.A.’s Pantages Theatre.

104.3 WOMC–09/05/2014

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Joe Perry Explains What It Takes To Keep Aerosmith Together

Joe Perry spoke candidly about his legendary and often bumpy relationship with Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler.

104.3 WOMC–09/04/2014

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Bruce Springsteen: Set To Play Funeral Director

Bruce Springsteen is set to go before the cameras, but it’s not for a new music video.

104.3 WOMC–09/04/2014

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Robert Plant Urges Jimmy Page To Move On Musically

Despite a definite disagreement over another Led Zeppelin reunion, Robert Plant remains one of Jimmy Page’s most ardent supporters.

104.3 WOMC–09/03/2014

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Survivor Frontman Jimi Jamison Dead At 63

Jimi Jamison, the second lead singer of Survivor, died on Sunday night (September 1st) of a heart attack at age 63, according to Vintage Vinyl News.

104.3 WOMC–09/02/2014

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