Category Archives: Tony Gates Morning Show Blogs

Interview with Dave Landau

Interview with Dave Landau

We had Dave Landau in the studio today! He’s a comedian from Michigan. He started his career working mainly in Detroit. Interview with comedian Dave Landau WLAV-FM He’s made many appearances on TV including “Live at Gotham” on Comedy Central. Landau was also a finalist on “Last Comic Standing” in their eighth season. He is…MORE

Led Zeppelin partners with Vans

Led Zeppelin partners with Vans

Led Zeppelin and Vans have announced they are teaming up for a very special release. Two pairs of shoes, a shirt, and a hat will be produced as a collab between the band and Vans. The long-sleeved shirt and hat both have the 1969 album artwork on them, while the two pairs of shoes are…MORE

Whitesnake to release first album since 2011

Whitesnake to release first album since 2011

Prepare your speakers and your ears Whitesnake fans, the band is back with lucky album number 13, their first new original material since 2011. Dropping on May 10, Flesh & Blood is described as “all killer, no filler” by the Brit rockers, and features frontman David Coverdale as executive producer. In support of the record, Whitesnake will set…MORE

What a a better way to celebrate 100 years

What a a better way to celebrate 100 years

When you reach the age of 100, you should be allowed to do whatever you want. You’ve earned that right. Which is probably what one now centenarian was thinking when she threw herself a wild birthday celebration. The British great-grandmother asked the staff at her retirement home to hire nearly naked butlers for her, and they…MORE

Bob Seger adding 11 more stops to final tour

Bob Seger adding 11 more stops to final tour

The man, the myth, the legend! Bob Seger made two stops in Grand Rapids to play at Van Andel Arena on his final tour. He’s adding 11 more tour dates to his final tour. Here are those 11 locations according to Louder Sound. Apr 30: Springfield JQH Arena, MO May 04: Tulsa BOK Center, OK…MORE

Fried chicken instead of flowers on Valentine’s Day?

Fried chicken instead of flowers on Valentine’s Day?

While red roses and chocolates might be the way to express love on Valentine’s Day in North America, in The Land Down Under both women and men agree there’s a better way to go on February 14th. In a survey conducted by West Australian chicken restaurant Chicken Treat, 43% of participants preferred fried chicken to flowers, breaking down 25%…MORE

What is Paul McCartney’s net worth in 2019?

What is Paul McCartney’s net worth in 2019?

He’s been the biggest and most recognizable name in music for well over 50 years, still topping the charts more than half a century later. Which as you can imagine has netted Paul McCartney a ton of money. So how much is the Beatles legend worth in 2019? According to the BBC, McCartney already reached a net worth of…MORE

Metallica drummer’s home for sale listed at $12 million

Metallica drummer’s home for sale listed at $12 million

A San Francisco bay-area mansion once owned by Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich is up for sale for $12 million. According to SFGate.com, the 13,000 square foot home features six bedrooms, nine bathrooms, an underground sports court, a recording studio and an aquarium over one of the bathtubs. It seems that other Metallica members are putting…MORE

Ozzy Osbourne “doing good” after being hospitalized

Ozzy Osbourne “doing good” after being hospitalized

Ozzy Osbourne is “breathing on his own” following his bought with complications from the flu. The update comes courtesy of his wife Sharon, who shared the information on Tuesday’s episode of “The Talk.” She told viewers Ozzy is “doing good. He’s breathing on his own. He’s overcome by the response he’s had.” The 70-year-old Osbourne…MORE

Guy catches 20-pound goldfish

Guy catches 20-pound goldfish

It turns out there might be some truth to the childhood story that flushed goldfish sometimes grow to a monstrous size. A Kentucky man has reeled in a massive 20-pound goldfish — using a biscuit as bait. Hunter Anderson says he was driving with his girlfriend through Danville when they passed a local pond. He…MORE