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05/31/12 – John Paul Gimble, known in country music circles as the World’s Legendary Fiddler, is 87!!! First playing fiddle at the age of 12, Johnny dazzled many in the country music world by playing a 5 string fiddle instead of the usual 4 string. In the 50’s, Johnny made his mark with the Texas […]

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3 Man Grunge Band Tonight I will be headed down to the Roosevelt Cultural Center in Ishpeming for 6 p.m. tonight to check out, and film, some of the local artist show. Pony Worm, a three man grunge band, is going to be playing. If you can’t make it be sure to tune in to […]

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Kip Moore’s Latest at Number One for the Second Week Kip says that  he was speechless when his manager called and told him that his latest hit reached number one in the country. And now it will be staying there for a second week. “I definitely had a moment where I told my producer, Brett […]

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Penny from Ishpeming! Penny knew that the “World’s Largest Gemstone” was located in Ishpeming. No, it’s not in a museum, or even in a building. It is part of Ishpeming. You see, Jasper Knob is a gemstone! Congratulations to Penny. You are this weeks Toarmina’s Tuesday winner!

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All American Morning News with Eric Scott 5/30/2012 (TheBoot.com) — Country music star George Jones has been released from the hospital. In a news release from Jones’ publicist on Saturday, Jones says he is improving, and “I look forward to seeing everyone soon.” Jones, regarded as the greatest voice in country music history, was hospitalized […]

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True Memorial Day Today! Marquette, Michigan –In honor of the true Memorial Day, Vietnam Veterans of America, Marquette County Chapter 380, will hold a memorial service on Wednesday, May 30th (today) at 7 p.m. at Mattson Lower Harbor Park in downtown Marquette. For more information, call 228-4736 or 228-6236. -Eric Scott

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103.3 The Country Extreme New Music Adds Big & Rich “That’s Why I Pray” Marquette, Michigan – Big & Rich “That’s Why I Pray” is your new music add and song of the day for this Wednesday on 103.3 The Country Extreme. Big & Rich “That’s Why I Pray” is a powerful new song from the duet and can be heard […]

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Well, Memorial Day is over, and that means it is time to get back at it! Our Toarmina’s Tuesday question has a local flavor this week. See if you can answer it: Q: What town in the U.P. is home to the “World’s Largest Gemstone” If you know the answer, call us before 5pm at […]

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Dierks Having Fun With Military Members Dierks went to battle with some Navy Seals in a game of paint ball exclaiming that with paintball, country music, and cold beer it was going to be a great day! He has helped out veterans before as well. On the Ellen DeGeneres show he gave a needy military […]

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Phillip Phillips the Season 11 Winner We’ll I’m a little late, BUT we have a new Idol winner!!And he has the same first and last name.Phillip Phillips has won the season 11 of the hit show on Fox. I think that it could have gone either way. They were both great performers, but very different! […]

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