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The new Foo Fighters album could very well be haunted

The Foo Fighters recently finished recording their 10th studio album – and apperently had to deal with ghosts haunting the studio. In an interview with Mojo, frontman Dave Grohl said the album was recorded in a house in Encino, CA where “the vibes were definitely off”. He says they’d come in to find detuned guitars, board settings…MORE

Gene Simmons’ wild approach to Coronavirus

Gene Simmons has some advice for how to approach the coronavirus outbreak: “assume everybody out there is a zombie”. In an interview with Rolling Stone, the KISS co-founder says we should assume “one contact will turn you into a zombie.  Stop hanging out with everybody.  Stay at home, if you can.” However, Simmons encouraged fans…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

Universal making movies available in home

Due to the fact that theaters across the country are shutting down due to the coronavirus, NBCUniversal will be making some of their current films available for you to view at home. Films like The Invisible Man, The Hunt, and Emma will be available to rent for 48 hours this Friday for $19.99. The film Trolls: World Tour, which was…MORE

You know it’s rough when the 24-hour Walmart isn’t open

Even the one store that’s open on Thanksgiving is cutting business hours over COVID-19 concerns.  All 24-hour Walmarts are only going to be open from 6am-11pm until further notice. Any store that’s open until midnight will close their doors early. Walmart stores that usually close at 10pm won’t be affected by the COVID-19 closure. In…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

Happy birthday to Jon Bon Jovi!

A giant happy birthday wish to one of the best we have in the rock industry, Jon Bon Jovi! Jon and his band are known for their hits such as Wanted Dead or Alive as well as Livin’ on a Prayer. His biggest album is Slippery When Wet, which went gold and platinum within six weeks of it’s release. Jon…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