Author Archives: Pete Cummings

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – FREE-CLIMBING NOT FREE IF YOU’RE RESCUED

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Photo Credit – en.wikipedia.org I’m a big fan of free: free beer, free-for-alls, fancy-free, duty-free and consequence-free as well.  But if you free-climb in Papago Park phone-free & water-free you’ll find out how expensive a fire department rescue can be.  An unnamed rube fell into a crevasse early yesterday morning & was stuck without a phone or water for over ... Read More »

FOREIGNER ON TODAY’S “LEGENDS OF ROCK”!

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Photo Credit – commons.wikimedia.org On today’s “Legends of Rock” I’m featuring Foreigner’s blisteringly hot hit, “Hot Blooded”.  I’ll play you the tune & listen to Mick Jones discuss how the lyrics & song title truly came about!  Definitely not your average song inspiration!  Get the whole story on today’s “Legends of Rock” at 3PM! -Pete Read More »

THE BLOCK PARTY WEEKEND STARTS AT 3PM TODAY!!!!!

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Photo Credit – en.wikipedia.org Get ready, Blockheads!  We’re dosing you up with rock blocks of all your favorite Classic Rock artists again this weekend starting at 3PM!  So crank up KSLX at the pool, on the lake, in your car or wherever you’re trying to keep cool this weekend.  We’ll take it all the way through Sunday night with these ... Read More »

LESS THAN AN HOUR TO GO FOR ROCK HALL 3-For-All TICKETS!

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Photo Credit – commons.wikimedia.org   You’ve STILL got time to win tickets for the ROCK HALL THREE-FOR-ALL show THIS SUNDAY at Ak Chin Pavilion starring HEART, JOAN JETT & THE BLACKHEARTS & CHEAP TRICK!! It’s 100 Tickets in 100 Minutes from 100.7 KSLX!!  We’re rollin’ this ’til 4:40PM!  GOOD LUCK! -Pete Read More »

HEART ON TODAY’S “LEGENDS OF ROCK”!

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Photo Credit – commons.wikimedia.org As I kick off 100 Tickets In 100 Minutes for the Rock Hall 3 For All at 3PM today, I’ll also feature Heart on today’s “Legends of Rock”!  The band’s showstopper, “Barracuda” was actually inspired by real people.  Listen to Ann Wilson explain exactly who while we crank the tune as well on today’s “Legends of ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – MAMA TRIED…..

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Photo Credit – www.flickr.com Ever have a kid that honestly makes you re-evaluate your decision to become a parent?  Toya Graham is having one of those moments.  You may recall Toya’s instant fame & “Mom of the Year” support for being caught on live TV beating up her son for his attempts to join in the Freddie Gray riots in ... Read More »

ROLLING STONES ON TODAY’S “LEGENDS OF ROCK”!

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Photo Credit – commons.wikimedia.org The “World’s Greatest Rock and Roll Band”, the ROLLING STONES are featured on today’s “Legends of Rock”!  One of my favorite song origin stories surrounds their hit “Jumpin’ Jack Flash”.  Listen to the tune & hear Keith warble through the song’s inspiration as it’s a pretty funny story.  Rock’s back stories, every weekday at 3PM on ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – BAD DECISIONS APLENTY

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Photo Credit – commons.wikimedia.org Bad decision-making is perhaps one of the most debilitating conditions in the world today and there is NO cure.  But if the government ever funded a study for an experimental medication, THIS guy should be first in line.  While the rest of the Valley’s party animals were at Guns ‘n’ Roses yesterday, 55-year-old Joseph Wasylk had ... Read More »

J. GEILS BAND ON TODAY’S “LEGENDS OF ROCK”!

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Photo Credit – en.wikipedia.org Today I’m featuring the J. Geils Band on today’s “Legends of Rock”! We’ll hear from Peter Wolf on exactly how the lyrics for the album title track “Freeze Frame” came about.  Get the full scoop every weekday at 3PM with the “Legends of Rock”! -Pete Read More »

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Photo Credit – en.wikipedia.org Tennessee residents 30-year-old Jeremy Watts & 24-year-old Jessica Hardy are definitely not cut out for a life of crime.  They cased a house, broke in & made off with 2 Playstations, controllers, games and DVDs.  Ordinarily, a decent haul.  But what to DO with this stolen merchandise?  They didn’t have a van so they couldn’t pull ... Read More »