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The Smashing Pumpkins Were Amazing.

The Smashing Pumpkins Were Amazing.

I’m bias. Super Bias.   This post is also going to be super deep and personal, so buckle up.   When I was 14/15, right before being diagnosed with that fun filled anxiety/depression combo, I felt confused? I had no way to really describe how I was feeling because I had no idea. A combination…

My New Tatt

My New Tatt

The Smashing Pumpkins have been my all time favorite band since I was 15. When I Discovered Siamese Dream and then their other works, it was exactly what angsty teenage Nick needed. I felt like I could 100% relate to every song.   Then, about a year ago, The Pumpkins started sharing and doing little…

What Are You Mad About Today?!

What Are You Mad About Today?!

I’m not usually one to rant, but today has been a day.   At my first job (which isn’t in radio and is okay, but not as cool as this one) I was bombarded with a constant stream of questions I didn’t know the answers to and people were getting huffy with me because “I…

Music News

Def Leppard heading to Canada for summer tour

Def Leppard heading to Canada for summer tour

Credit: Kevin NixonDef Leppard has announced its first North American concerts of 2019: a run of summer shows in Canada. The trek kicks off July 12 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and is plotted out through a July 31 performance in Calgary, Alberta. The U.K. hard rockers will be joined by Tesla on the outing. Tickets…

Expanded 30th anniversary reissue of Skid Row’s self-titled debut released digitally

Expanded 30th anniversary reissue of Skid Row’s self-titled debut released digitally

Rhino’80s hair-metal band Skid Row’s self-titled debut album was released 30 years ago this month, and in honor of the milestone, a deluxe expanded version of the record was released Friday on digital services. Skid Row: 30th Anniversary Deluxe Edition features a remastered version of the original album’s 11 songs, the bonus track “Forever” and…

Listen to unearthed 1992 Nirvana demo, with Dave Grohl on guitar

Listen to unearthed 1992 Nirvana demo, with Dave Grohl on guitar

ABC/Fred WatkinsA long-lost Nirvana demo session recorded in 1992 has surfaced online. The recording was uploaded by drummer Rey Washam, who played in bands including Ministry, Tad and Scratch Acid — Kurt Cobain was a fan of the latter group. The session featured Washam on drums, Krist Novoselic on bass and Dave Grohl on guitar.…

Entertainment News

Noomi Rapace is back to kick butt as a bodyguard in new Netflix thriller ‘Close’

Noomi Rapace is back to kick butt as a bodyguard in new Netflix thriller ‘Close’

Netflix(NEW YORK) — Actress Noomi Rapace is no stranger to playing strong women: She played super-tough hacker Lisbeth Salander in three films based on Stieg Larsson’s Girl with the Dragon Tattoo series.  But she admits even she wasn’t prepared for what she’d have to do to prepare for her latest role. Rapace plays a bodyguard…

HBO’s ‘Crashing’ promises more stand-up and social commentary in season three

HBO’s ‘Crashing’ promises more stand-up and social commentary in season three

Craig Blankenhorn/HBO(NEW YORK) — HBO’s Crashing, inspired by the life of comedian Pete Holmes, is back for more stand-up this weekend…and maybe a little social commentary on the side. The third season of the series, which premieres on Sunday, promises to not only document Holmes and his peers’ ongoing struggle to become comedy stars, but…

Contests

Three Dog Night

Three Dog Night

Enter below to win a pair of tickets to Three Dog Night at SumTur Amphitheater on Thursday, June 27th! Click here for information. PRESALE CODE: KEG (presale 12/13 10a-10p)

Train with Goo Goo Dolls

Train with Goo Goo Dolls

101.9 The Keg is proud to welcome Train with Goo Goo Dolls to Stir Cove on Tuesday, June 25th! Click here for ticket information or enter below to win!