103 FXD Upper Peninsula Country Music Radio – Marquette, MI – Northern Michigan Radio http://wfxd.com Country Music and U.P. News, Updates and Calendar Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:00:15 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.3 Shazam Drake White’s new song and let him make you look good http://wfxd.com/country-music-news/entertainment-news/60703/shazam-drake-whites-new-song-and-let-him-make-you-look-good/ Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:00:15 +0000 http://wfxd.com/country-music-news/entertainment-news/60703/shazam-drake-whites-new-song-and-let-him-make-you-look-good/ Shazam Drake White’s new song and let him make you look good

BMLG RecordsIf you Shazam Drake White's new song, “Makin' Me Look Good Again,” you can instantly unlock exclusive behind-the-scenes content from the song's video shoot.

The Alabama native and the music recognition app are also partnering to give away a pair of concert tickets, a backstage meet-and-greet, and the journal that Drake uses in the clip.

And since she inspired the song, it's only fitting that Drake's wife Alex stars in the video as well.

“'Makin' Me Look Good Again' is such a personal song to me…” Drake says. “I am excited for fans to see even more of the magic from the ...read more

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Shazam Drake White’s new song and let him make you look good

By Music News Group

BMLG RecordsIf you Shazam Drake White‘s new song, “Makin’ Me Look Good Again,” you can instantly unlock exclusive behind-the-scenes content from the song’s video shoot.

The Alabama native and the music recognition app are also partnering to give away a pair of concert tickets, a backstage meet-and-greet, and the journal that Drake uses in the clip.

And since she inspired the song, it’s only fitting that Drake’s wife Alex stars in the video as well.

“’Makin’ Me Look Good Again’ is such a personal song to me…” Drake says. “I am excited for fans to see even more of the magic from the       

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Tyler Farr changes his tune with “I Should Go to Church Sometime” http://wfxd.com/country-music-news/entertainment-news/60705/tyler-farr-changes-his-tune-with-i-should-go-to-church-sometime/ Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:00:13 +0000 http://wfxd.com/country-music-news/entertainment-news/60705/tyler-farr-changes-his-tune-with-i-should-go-to-church-sometime/ Tyler Farr changes his tune with “I Should Go to Church Sometime”

Columbia NashvilleOn the heels of his three #1's -- “A Guy Walks into a Bar,” “Redneck Crazy,” and “Whiskey in my Water” -- Tyler Farr is singing a decidedly different tune with his new single, “I Should Go to Church Sometime.”

“I'm not exactly known for walking the straight and narrow,” he admits, “but I have a strong conscience and I was taught right from wrong."

“It's something that we all face at some point,” Tyler says of the subject of his latest release. “What am I going to do? How am I going to act? What am I going to do ...read more

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Tyler Farr changes his tune with “I Should Go to Church Sometime”

By Music News Group

Columbia NashvilleOn the heels of his three #1’s — “A Guy Walks into a Bar,” “Redneck Crazy,” and “Whiskey in my Water” — Tyler Farr is singing a decidedly different tune with his new single, “I Should Go to Church Sometime.”

“I’m not exactly known for walking the straight and narrow,” he admits, “but I have a strong conscience and I was taught right from wrong.”

“It’s something that we all face at some point,” Tyler says of the subject of his latest release. “What am I going to do? How am I going to act? What am I going to do       

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Queso and a shot: RaeLynn reveals the pros and cons of hitting the road with Blake Shelton http://wfxd.com/country-music-news/entertainment-news/60699/queso-and-a-shot-raelynn-reveals-the-pros-and-cons-of-hitting-the-road-with-blake-shelton/ Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:00:01 +0000 http://wfxd.com/country-music-news/entertainment-news/60699/queso-and-a-shot-raelynn-reveals-the-pros-and-cons-of-hitting-the-road-with-blake-shelton/ Queso and a shot: RaeLynn reveals the pros and cons of hitting the road with Blake Shelton

ABC/Image Group LARaeLynn says Blake Shelton is good for a shot -- and bad for her diet.

After first meeting Blake on The Voice in 2012, RaeLynn quickly became one of the Oklahoma singer's nearest and dearest, and most recently opened for him on his Doing It to Country Songs Tour.

By now, RaeLynn has a black belt in Blake's concert rituals.

“He always does an after-the-show shot at the bottom of the stage,” she tells Page Six. “Everybody will go back there and he'll do a shot and then go up and finish and do two more songs ...read more

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Queso and a shot: RaeLynn reveals the pros and cons of hitting the road with Blake Shelton

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ABC/Image Group LARaeLynn says Blake Shelton is good for a shot — and bad for her diet.

After first meeting Blake on The Voice in 2012, RaeLynn quickly became one of the Oklahoma singer’s nearest and dearest, and most recently opened for him on his Doing It to Country Songs Tour.

By now, RaeLynn has a black belt in Blake’s concert rituals.

“He always does an after-the-show shot at the bottom of the stage,” she tells       

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Nobody puts Lady A in a corner: Lady Antebellum’s link to ABC’s new “Dirty Dancing” remake http://wfxd.com/country-music-news/entertainment-news/60697/nobody-puts-lady-a-in-a-corner-lady-antebellums-link-to-abcs-new-dirty-dancing-remake/ Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:00:01 +0000 http://wfxd.com/country-music-news/entertainment-news/60697/nobody-puts-lady-a-in-a-corner-lady-antebellums-link-to-abcs-new-dirty-dancing-remake/ Nobody puts Lady A in a corner: Lady Antebellum’s link to ABC’s new “Dirty Dancing” remake

Virgin/Deepwell RecordsLady Antebellum's new HEART BREAK album won't be out until June 9, but fans are in for a surprise several weeks before, thanks to the soundtrack for ABC's new Dirty Dancing remake.

For the new TV version, Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood cover “Hey Baby,” Bruce Channel's #1 hit from 1962. It was one of only 12 tracks included on the original soundtrack for the 1987 film starring Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey.

In the new incarnation of the coming-of-age tale, Abigail Breslin stars as Baby, with newcomer Colt Prattes taking over the Swayze role. The soundtrack comes out ...read more

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Nobody puts Lady A in a corner: Lady Antebellum’s link to ABC’s new “Dirty Dancing” remake

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Virgin/Deepwell RecordsLady Antebellum‘s new HEART BREAK album won’t be out until June 9, but fans are in for a surprise several weeks before, thanks to the soundtrack for ABC’s new Dirty Dancing remake.

For the new TV version, Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood cover “Hey Baby,” Bruce Channel‘s #1 hit from 1962. It was one of only 12 tracks included on the original soundtrack for the 1987 film starring Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey.

In the new incarnation of the coming-of-age tale, Abigail Breslin stars as Baby, with newcomer Colt Prattes taking over the Swayze role. The soundtrack comes out       

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Huntin’, Fishin’ or Lovin’ Every Day? Luke Bryan is ready for you to pick a team http://wfxd.com/country-music-news/entertainment-news/60693/huntin-fishin-or-lovin-every-day-luke-bryan-is-ready-for-you-to-pick-a-team/ Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:00:44 +0000 http://wfxd.com/country-music-news/entertainment-news/60693/huntin-fishin-or-lovin-every-day-luke-bryan-is-ready-for-you-to-pick-a-team/ Huntin’, Fishin’ or Lovin’ Every Day? Luke Bryan is ready for you to pick a team

ABC/Image Group LA One week from today, Luke Bryan launches his Huntin', Fishin' and Lovin' Every Day Tour at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena.

While Luke's fans have embraced all those passions mentioned in his #1 song, the four-time Entertainer of the Year is apparently ready for everyone to declare an allegiance. As he sets out on his new tour, he's offering them a choice of t-shirts corresponding with each pastime.

The #TeamHuntin' shirt is green with a pair of antlers, while #TeamFishin' is blue with an angling logo. #TeamLovin' is red with a heart. You can order the team shirts from ...read more

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Huntin’, Fishin’ or Lovin’ Every Day? Luke Bryan is ready for you to pick a team

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ABC/Image Group LA One week from today, Luke Bryan launches his Huntin’, Fishin’ and Lovin’ Every Day Tour at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena.

While Luke’s fans have embraced all those passions mentioned in his #1 song, the four-time Entertainer of the Year is apparently ready for everyone to declare an allegiance. As he sets out on his new tour, he’s offering them a choice of t-shirts corresponding with each pastime.

The #TeamHuntin’ shirt is green with a pair of antlers, while #TeamFishin’ is blue with an angling logo. #TeamLovin’ is red with a heart. You can order the team shirts from       

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Country star trivia http://wfxd.com/country-music-news/entertainment-news/60691/country-star-trivia-756/ Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:00:44 +0000 http://wfxd.com/country-music-news/entertainment-news/60691/country-star-trivia-756/ Country star trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock Country-Music-Hall-of-Famer Charley Pride scored his first #1 in 1969 with this song. Can you name it? ANSWER: "All I Have to Offer You (Is Me)."

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Comstock/Thinkstock Country-Music-Hall-of-Famer Charley Pride scored his first #1 in 1969 with this song. Can you name it? ANSWER: “All I Have to Offer You (Is Me).”

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Pomp’s Tire Text to Win on 103-FXD – This Week’s Winner – Mark in Harvey http://wfxd.com/featured/lounge/eric-scott/60638/pomps-tire-text-to-win-on-103-fxd-this-weeks-winner-mark-in-harvey/ Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:00:20 +0000 http://wfxd.com/?p=60638 Pomp’s Tire Text to Win on 103-FXD – This Week’s Winner – Mark in Harvey Marquette, Michigan – April 28th, 2017 — Mark in Harvey is this week’s winner of Pomp’s Tire Text to win on 103-FXD! Play along all next week with me, Eric Scott in the 7am hour for your chance to win! Text the keyword to 361-WFXD that’s 361-9393. It’s a free oil change from Pomp’s Tire […]]]> Pomp’s Tire Text to Win on 103-FXD – This Week’s Winner – Mark in Harvey

Marquette, Michigan – April 28th, 2017 — Mark in Harvey is this week’s winner of Pomp’s Tire Text to win on 103-FXD! Play along all next week with me, Eric Scott in the 7am hour for your chance to win! Text the keyword to 361-WFXD that’s 361-9393. It’s a free oil change from Pomp’s Tire at 105 West Hampton Street in Marquette. Call Pomp’s Tire at 228-3876.

Pomp’s knows tires and you should know Pomp’s!

-Eric Scott “Mornings on 103-FXD”

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Nashville notes http://wfxd.com/country-music-news/entertainment-news/60685/nashville-notes-731/ Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:37 +0000 http://wfxd.com/country-music-news/entertainment-news/60685/nashville-notes-731/ Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Garth Brooks returns to Billings, Montana for the first time in 19 years with a show on Saturday, June 10. Tickets for the concert at Rimrock Auto Arena at MetraPark with Trisha Yearwood go on sale Friday, May 5.

Country Music Hall of Famer Charley Pride will release his first new studio album in more than six years, Music in My Heart, on July 7.

Pennsylvania native Jeannie Seely is being recognized by the House of Representatives in her home state. The lawmakers have issued a resolution honoring the Grammy-winner on the 50th anniversary of her Opry membership. Seely joined ...read more

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Nashville notes

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Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Garth Brooks returns to Billings, Montana for the first time in 19 years with a show on Saturday, June 10. Tickets for the concert at Rimrock Auto Arena at MetraPark with Trisha Yearwood go on sale Friday, May 5.

Country Music Hall of Famer Charley Pride will release his first new studio album in more than six years, Music in My Heart, on July 7.

Pennsylvania native Jeannie Seely is being recognized by the House of Representatives in her home state. The lawmakers have issued a resolution honoring the Grammy-winner on the 50th anniversary of her Opry membership. Seely joined       

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