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Treat Yourself during the Frei Chevrolet No Tricks, Only Treats Sale!

Marquette, MI  –  October 27, 2017  –  Despite the wicked weather this evening, the turn out for the Frei Chevrolet No Tricks, Only Treats Sale had the dealership showroom packed. This spook-takular Halloween themed sale celebrates Truck Month with special 0% interest on 72 month 2017 Silverado leases and giving a little back to customers. […]

2 For 1 – Shop Getz’s and Support the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum!

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Marquette, MI  –  October 27, 2017  –  Established in 1990, Getz’s Clothiers has become a staple in Marquette. Founded just a year after Getz’s, The Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum has done incredible work with Marquette’s children to grow and develop our youth. Once again, you can support both businesses at once! Getz’s is hosting the […]

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“The Lonely, the Lonesome and the Gone”: Lee Ann Womack is proud to say that’s her audience

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ATO RecordsLee Ann Womack admits her eighth studio album has a rather ominous title.

“I tell people those are the people I sing for,” she laughs, “the lonely, the lonesome and the gone.”

On her new record, the 2001 CMA Female Vocalist of the Year takes a back-to-basics approach that highlights the similarities between country and soul.

“Real country music and a traditional singer and artist — that’s soul music,” Lee Ann tells ABC Radio. “That’s what I really tried to do on my new record, is… show that to people.”

“That’s why I love working with artists like, when I did John Legend …read more

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Country star trivia

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Comstock/Thinkstock “The Gambler” was the very first one of Country Music Hall-of-Famer Don Schlitz‘s songs to be recorded. Even though Kenny Rogers made it famous, he wasn’t the first one to cut it. Can you guess who was? ANSWER: Bobby Bare, who’s also in the Hall of Fame.

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Eric Church, Lady A, Darius & Keith to open CMA Awards; Tim and Faith to perform

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The 51st annual CMA Awards will get underway with an all-star group performance.

The show, airing November 8 on ABC, will feature Eric Church, Lady Antebellum, Keith Urban and Darius Rucker, along with other as-yet-unannounced artists, taking the stage for what’s described as an “unprecedented opening collaboration.”

In addition, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill have been added to the bill of performers, as has pop star Pink. She’s nominated for Musical Event of the Year for her collaboration with Kenny Chesney, “Setting the World on Fire.” Tim and Faith are nominated in that same category for their hit …read more

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Nashville notes

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Burke/Triolo Productions/T hinkstock Trisha Yearwood has a new product in her signature line at Williams Sonoma. It’s a drink mixer called Christmas in a Cup that combines the flavors of pomegranate, cranberry, tangerine and lime. The name plays off her previous endeavor with the culinary giant, Summer in a Cup.

If you missed Luke Bryan‘s appearance Thursday on The Ellen DeGeneres show, you can catch up online.

Anderson East, Brent Cobb and Dave Cobb pay tribute to the late Don Williams by covering “Come Early Morning” in the Long Live the Storytellers series. You can watch the …read more

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“Live in No Shoes Nation”: How an audience in Kansas City set the tone for Kenny Chesney’s new record

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Blue Chair Bay/Columbia NashvilleKenny Chesney‘s 30-song Live in No Shoes Nation album comes out Friday, showcasing ten years’ worth of the superstar’s performances.

Even better? The “All the Pretty Girls” hitmaker sifted through an arsenal of concert recordings himself to choose the tracks.

“Going through a decade of hard drives was an amazing experience because you forget about certain moments,” Kenny explains. “You know, you forget certain connections with an audience, because you get on a bus and then you leave. I think one of the things that I thought about a lot in putting together this live record …read more

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Phil Vassar – “American Soul” 103-FXD Song of the Day

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Marquette, Michigan – October 27th, 2017 – Phil Vassar – “American Soul” is your new music add and song of the day for this Friday on 103-FXD! Phil Vassar – “American Soul” is a powerful new song and can be heard today on 103-FXD. #1 in NEW Country – 103-FXD and WFXD.com! Be sure to […]

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