KSLX Blogs

Superbowl Ad.

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TED NUGENT: Song in Super Bowl Ad “Stranglehold” will appear in a Carl’s Jr ad that will be seen only on the West Coast. Ted Nugent‘s “Stranglehold” will appear in a Super Bowl ad for fast food chain Carl’s Jr. The clip — which will be seen only on the West Coast — is for the chain’s “All Natural” burger ... Read More »

Big Bucks.

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ELTON JOHN: Two Pianos Fetch More Than $160,000 He recorded “Don’t Let the Sun Go Down on Me” and his version of “Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds” on the instruments that were sold. Two pianos famously used by Elton John during the mid-’70s, have sold for a combined $162,000. Denver’s KUSA-TV says the Steinway piano on which Elton recorded ... Read More »

Tour Ending?

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BOB SEGER: Riding Out in Nashville He has announced that he will end his tour in Music City at the end of March. Bob Seger will wrap up his Ride Out tour in Nashville on Saturday, March 28th at the Bridgestone Arena. It will be the 40th concert of the tour and it’s only fitting that he should end it ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – QUIT EXERCISING YOUR RIGHTS, CITIZEN!

420NYC

She saw something. She said something. And then she got arrested. A 67-year-old woman who lives in Castle Hill Houses in the Bronx will file a federal lawsuit on Friday, slamming the NYPD for busting her for calling 311 too much. Arles Cepeda called the city hotline 44 times during a stretch of 15 months — and she phoned 911 ... Read More »

Phoenix Date.

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RUSH: 40th Anniversary Tour Announced They’ll play 34 cities this spring and summer. Many dates go on sale January 30th. Rush have announced their 40th anniversary tour. R40 Live will kick off on May 8th in Tulsa, Oklahoma and hit 34 cities before it wraps up on August 1st at the Forum in Inglewood, California. Tickets for many of the ... Read More »

Perfectionist Or Just A Jerk?

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BOSTON: Scholz Not Happy With Vinyl He says fans should not buy the vinyl reissue of their 2013 album Live, Love and Hope. Boston mastermind Tom Scholz once again has a problem with the way one of his albums sounds. Scholz — known to have a reputation as a sonic perfectionist — writes in a new Facebook post that he ... Read More »