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From the first time I set the needle down on Van Halen’s debut album, I knew we’d struck gold. The band’s raw power jumped out of the speakers. Their songs grabbed you by the ears and refused to let go. Van Halen commanded your attention—no, they demanded it. The rock radio...
Kelley was a nineteen-year-old who was suffering from brain cancer. She’d endured rounds of treatment, but the disease continued to spread. When doctors run out of options, they often call the Make-A-Wish Foundation and ask them to step in. When they asked Kelley, “What would...
It's 1970 and Beatle fans around the world eagerly comb the album covers and listen to Beatle songs forward and backward, trying to find hidden “clues” that might lead to a logical solution or confirmation to the rumor that “Paul is dead.” When two college radio DJ's join the...
Wow, what a night Friday! As your host for Hair Band Doran, of course I was drawn to Jefferson Barracks Park to see Bret Michaels, Quiet Riot, Vixen, and local act Planet Granite. It was a thrill to introduce on stage these bands which meant so much to me growing up and today...
Hey, Mike Doran, your host for Hair Band Doran, here. Bret Michaels made national news last week, with medical issue which forced the cancellation of two recent shows. Bret is a life long type I diabetic, and a scary drop in blood sugar resulted in an in-show trip to the ER...
It’s a Memorial Day Weekend Tradition - KSHE's Rock N' Roll 500! The top 500 KSHE songs of all-time counted down all weekend. Brought to you by: Peoples National Bank - EARN HIGH RATES, PLUS REWARDS THAT MATTER 2014 Countdown List: 500: Allman Brothers Band - One Way Out 499:...
Hey, Mike Doran, your friendly neighborhood Hair Band Doran host, here. Had a chance to chat today with Quiet Riot drummer Frankie Banali. We talked about the early years of Quiet Riot, their breakout success, Kevin DuBrow, and the current line up. Sure hope you can join us for...
Can't wait for summer! Vixen is playing with Bret Michaels and Quiet Riot Friday night June 13th at JB Park. I had a chance to talk with Share Pedersen, bass player from Vixen. Check out the entire interview below and click here for more info about the show.