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At Home Together – Tone’s Homegrown

Attention all music artists (local bands, solo artists, choirs, etc.) Perform for us! Send us any video you or your band performing (past or present) and you might just get featured on the Tony Gates Morning Show! Music bands us all together. Submit your video HERE, and check out the other submissions on our At…MORE

The Humane Society of West Michigan Emptying the Shelters

BISSELL Pet Foundation has graciously agreed to run a COVID-19 Emergency Relief Empty the Shelters event, beginning March 19 and running through March 25. The Humane Society of West Michigan is currently appointment only – book one today to adopt a dog for just $25 (plus Kent County license fee), $15 for rabbits and cats…MORE

The LAV Music & Economic Stimulus Plan

In order to ease the burden of boredom as we navigate our way thru social distancing, business shut downs & self-isolation we’re bringing you the LAV Music & Economic Stimulus Plan. Over the next 2 weeks we’ll be saluting: The Eagles Fleetwood Mac Stevie Nicks Van Halen The Steve Miller Band & Rush! When you…MORE

Meet our Tail of the Week!

Meet our Tail of the Week – Henry! Have you ever wanted to be on the Hallmark Channel? Now’s your chance! When you adopt Henry, you’ll get to be the star in a Hallmark Channel original movie that’s being made around Henry and his story! Henry is four-years-old and was recently transferred from St. Landry…MORE

The Community of Hearts

Classic Rock 97LAV and Ulliance have partnered with The Community of Hearts movement to remind you that May is Mental Health Awareness month. Let’s face it, life is hard — Personal issues impact 50% of the American workforce and 1 in 5 American adults have a mental illness. Behavioral health and personal issues impact performance…MORE

Register to Win Doobie Brothers Tickets!

The Doobie Brothers 50th Anniversary Tour with special guest the Dirty Dozen Brass Band at the Van Andel Arena August 1, 2020 Register below to win a pair of tickets to the show!MORE

Classic Rock 97LAV Proudly Presents The Return of BLUES ON THE MALL

97LAV’s Blues on the Mall is BACK! We’re back downtown for 3 BIG shows on…  June 17 July 15 August 12 Each Wednesday night will feature TWO headliners, plus Tone’s Homegrown Happy Hour opens the show! Blues on the Mall is BACK, and this time with BEER!    MORE

Foo Fighters Headed to GR!

Foo Fighters 25th Anniversary Celebration! at the Van Andel Arena on May 12, 2020 Click the photo below for more information!MORE