Mitch Ryder

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Mitch Ryder, Chicago, Doobies, ELO, Cheap Trick: Still Ignored By The Rock Hall

With tomorrow night’s Rock and Roll hall of Fame induction ceremonies taking place in Cleveland, I can’t help but reminded of those deserving artists who have yet to make the cut.  Among them Detroit’s own […]

104.3 WOMC–04/17/2015

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Glenn Frey Touts Another Detroit Native For Rock Hall Consideration

Glenn Frey says Mitch Ryder should be in the Rock Hall.

104.3 WOMC–04/15/2014

Rick Springfield Live

Mitch Ryder/Ty Stone To Open For Springfield, Dennis DeYoung Ill

Detroit, MI, July 11, 2013 –The Detroit Yacht Club, hosting its first-ever outdoor concert in its 145-year history, has announced a line up change to tonight’s show with headliner Rick Springfield.  Mitch Ryder and Ty […]

104.3 WOMC–07/11/2013

Rock For Jobs

Alto Reed, Mark Farner, & Mitch Ryder Rock For Jobs

The Detroit Lions proudly presented Rock For Jobs at The Fillmore in Detroit. Rock For Jobs featured Alto Reed’s AllStars, Mark Farner, Mitch Ryder, and special guest The Electric Playground on Friday, November 23rd. Check Out All The Photos!

104.3 WOMC–11/24/2012

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Mitch Ryder Putting Detroit Back To Work

For more than 4 decades, Mitch Ryder has been one of the gritty rock standard bearers of Detroit music.  Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels, recorded several hit records  in the mid to late 1960s, […]

104.3 WOMC–11/16/2012


Alto Reed Rocks For Jobs

Alto Reed, legendary saxman for Bob Seger’s Silver Bullet Band, brings his All Stars back to the Motor City Fiday November 23rd for a benefit concert at the Fillmore Detroit.  Joining the celebration, Mark Farner […]

104.3 WOMC–11/15/2012

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Mark Farner Hints Grand Funk Reunion Not Out Of The Question

Deroit area rock band Grand Funk Railroad was formed in 1969 by Mark Farner and Don Brewer from Terry Knight and the Pack and Mel Schacher from Question Mark & the Mysterians; Knight soon became the band’s manager.

104.3 WOMC–11/14/2012

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Grand Funk’s Mark Farner Doing Well After Pacemaker Implant

Michigan singer songwriter and founding member of the rock trio Grand Funk Railroad, Mark Farner, is home and recovering nicely from heart surgery to implant a pacemaker. Mark’s wife Leisa posted this message on his website:

104.3 WOMC–11/01/2012


“Rock For Jobs” Concert Brings Alto Reed, Mitch Ryder, & Mark Farner To Detroit

Join 104.3 WOMC for “Rock For Jobs” presented by the Detroit Lions on Friday, November 23rd! It’s a special concert benefiting Goodwill Industries of Greater Detroit’s job training and placement programs.

104.3 WOMC–10/09/2012

Mitch Ryder

Mitch Ryder at Quake-On-The-Lake

Quake-On-The-Lake on Pontiac Lake in White Lake/Waterford Townships will become the first venue in Michigan history to host the American Power Boat Association(APBA) World Championships on July 20-22. In addition to world-class power boat action, […]

104.3 WOMC–07/20/2012