Category Archives: Tony Gates Morning Show Blogs

Gene Simmons To Show Off Custom Painted Bass Collection

If you’re looking to get up close and personal with Gene Simmons and his bass guitar collection, you’ll soon be in luck this fall. The KISS legend will take over the Animazing Gallery at The Venetian in Las Vegas on the evening of October 12, showcasing 20 personally-owned instruments, each hand painted by artists. Extremely limited tickets for the…MORE

Joe Elliott Has No Plans To Retire

Don’t expect Def Leppard to announce a final tour. The band plans to be around for a long time. Speaking with the Montreal Gazette ahead of the Brit rockers’ cross country tour across Canada, Joe Elliott reveals retirement is not in the cards, admitting, “I can’t see that happening anytime soon.” “Health allowing, we can do this…MORE

Is AC/DC Planning To Announce 2019/2020 Tour Dates?

AC/DC might be gearing up to tour this year and next, if a rumor coming out of Kansas is correct. According to a “reliable source” who is “close with the AC/DC camp,” the Australian rockers will make the announcement on Wednesday, claims Topeka’s V100. And for those wondering, Brian Johnson is alleged to be there, despite the health problems…MORE

Vince Neil Loses Legal Fight With His Lawyers

Motley Crue frontman Vince Neil has been ordered to fork over $170,000 to his former lawyer after finding himself on the losing end of a legal dispute. Motley Crue singer claimed he’d been overbilled because of his “celebrity status”: — UltimateClassicRock (@UltClassicRock) July 10, 2019 Law firm Howard & Howard claimed they were owed…MORE

Accent mix up causes ‘marijuana’ birthday cake

A Georgia mom says her thick accent may be to blame for a birthday cake mix-up at a local Milledgeville Dairy Queen. The 25-year-old birthday girl is a big fan of Disney’s “Moana,” her mother told Station WMAZ. Apparently, the employee thought mom said ‘marijuana.’ Instead of Moana, the cake was decorated with a green, bloodshot-eyed,…MORE

Mountain Dew mistakes Upper Peninsula with being part of Wisconsin

Mountain Dew made a big mistake, and the people of the Upper Peninsula in Michigan noticed. Dear @MountainDew, I 👏 AM 👏 NOT 👏 WISCONSIN 👏 Fix this, or send a free case to all my residents. Your call. Sincerely, America’s Peninsula — The Upper Peninsula (@UpperPeninsula) July 9, 2019 The company created a…MORE

Ultrasound Shows Unborn Baby Flashing The Metal Sign

Here’s a candidate for possibly the most metal ultrasound photo ever. Then expectant parents Jodie Lee and David Langham from England sat with their doctor for the 24-week imaging procedure to see how their unborn daughter was coming along. At one point, Isla flashed the rock “horns” with her tiny hand. “As soon as we saw her…MORE

Jon Bon Jovi Selling His New Jersey Mansion

Jon Bon Jovi is selling his waterfront New Jersey estate for the low, low price of, well, we’re not sure since the listing in the New York Times Real Estate section says “Available Upon Request”. Wow, can’t believe JBJ is selling his Red Bank home. That house is beautiful. Red Bank is such a beautiful town. I wonder what will…MORE

Hawaii Decriminalizes Marijuana

Hawaii has become the 26th state to lighten up on marijuana. While not making the recreational use of weed legal, like 12 other states have done, Hawaii on Tuesday decriminalized marijuana. Whereas possession used to be punishable by 30 days in jail and a $1,000 fine, the new law calls for residents caught with three…MORE