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KMRS Year End Review: Concerts

St. Louis was lucky to have so many tours roll through this concert season — both indoor and outdoor! John and Lern look back at the shows they attended both in town and out of town to give a run down of their favorite concert experiences. Uman’s List of Top 10 Concerts He Attended:  1.…

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Happy Birthday Keith Richards

Happy Birthday to Rolling Stones co-founder Keith Richards who turns 75-years-old today (December 18th)! Richards, a man who due to his previous penchant for hard street drugs wasn’t expected to see 30 — let alone 50 — has often infamously topped numerous “Most Likely To Die Lists” over the years. Today also marks the 35th anniversary…

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Guns N’ Roses reunion tour may be second highest-grossing of all time

The Guns N’ Roses “Not In This Lifetime” reunion tour is now believed to be the second-highest-grossing tour of all time, having generated an estimated $562 million since it began two and a half years ago. Pollstar reports that the trek raked in more than $82 million during 2018 alone over the course of 24…

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Neil Young prepping revamped and expanded version of 1990 ‘Ragged Glory’ album

Neil Young will be re-issuing his 1990 Ragged Glory album as a double album set. Ragged Glory, which was released on September 9th, 1990 was Young’s sixth album utilizing his semi-permanent backing band Crazy Horse, featuring Frank Sampedro on guitar, Billy Talbot on bass guitar, and Ralph Molina on drums. Ragged Glory topped out on…

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Bruce Springsteen partied with Sting, Oprah, and others after Broadway wrap

Word has slipped out — and a bit of footage — as to how Bruce Springsteen celebrated on Friday night (December 15th) after the 236th performance of his Tony Award-winning production, Springsteen On Broadway. PageSix.com posted among those attending the final night of the run was Sting and wife Trudie Styler, Oprah Winfrey, and Rolling…

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Clark Morrison

Congratulations to Clark Morrison from St. Charles, MO, our “Listener of the Day”

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KSHE Court: Band Age + Touring

Today’s BURNING question has to do with bands touring. “Should a band quit touring while they’re ahead, or tour until they’re dead?” THE KSHE COURT HAS SPOKEN!

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KMRS Year End Review: KSHE MOMENTS

As 2018 comes to a close, the Morning Rock Show would like to reflect back on the year that was had. For many, this was a year of change — and that makes sense more than ever for this radio station. Here is a run down of our five moments of KSHE this year, and…

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Weekend Update: December 17th, 2018

Uman’s Weekend: Friday picked up 9 more boxes of tapes from the Kshe’s storage location and headed to my basement for a couple hours before heading to dinner with Ruth and Sophia. Saturday morning Lern and husband Tim joined Ruth and I for Pickleball and Tim and I have agreed to team up for a…

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Stevie Nicks talks Rock Hall nod, modeling solo career on Tom Petty

Stevie Nicks was amazed at the reaction her Fleetwood Mac bandmates gave her onstage in response to her induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Nicks, who had previously stated that her massive solo success was essentially never acknowledged by her bandmates over the years, revealed that times have changed. Nicks told Rolling…

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Slash says rock music is ‘turning over a new leaf’

Guitar legend Slash spoke in a new interview with Billboard Radio China about the state of rock music right now, following the recent news that urban music has passed rock as the world’s favorite genre of music for the first time. Slash stated, “The commercial approach to rock and roll that the industry forces on…

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Geddy Lee grateful for John Paul Jones’ participation to new bass guitar book

Set for publication on Tuesday (December 18th) is Geddy Lee’s Big Beautiful Book Of Bass. The standard edition of the 408-page hardcover tome sells for $75 and showcases the bulk of Geddy’s personal collection of bass guitars. According to the press release, “Geddy’s love of the bass has been nurtured over a lifetime spent in…

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Ozzy and Sharon now share online passwords

Ozzy Osbourne and his wife/manager, Sharon Osbourne, now share passwords to their online accounts with each other, more than two years after Sharon discovered that Ozzy had been having multiple affairs. Speaking on The Talk, Sharon said, “Since my husband and I had troubles, we now have the same passwords, so he can look at…

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