WMMO Music News 

Watch Seger, Ringo, Ronstadt Pay Tribute to Eagles at Kennedy Honors

  • 3:13 pm Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 by hildiwmmo

In case you missed it last night, check out Bob Seger playing the song he co-wrote with his friend, the late Glenn Frey (Heartache Tonight).

Joe Walsh’s brother-in-law, Ringo Starr, introduced a tribute video, narrated by the woman who gave 2 future Eagles their first big gig. Glenn Frey and Don Henley played in Linda Ronstadt’s bands before leaving to start their iconic group.

Other performances included Kings of Leon playing “Take it Easy” and Juanes had the most pressure-filled song, “Hotel California”.

Watch U2 Announce Their Plans For 2017

  • 11:05 am Tuesday, December 27th, 2016 by Joe Rock
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Watch U2’s video announcement of plans for 2017.

Henry Paul Talks The Outlaws Yesterday, Today And Tomorrow

  • 2:39 pm Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 by Joe Rock
INDIO, CA - APRIL 26:  Singer Henry Paul of The Outlaws performs onstage during day 3 of the Stagecoach Music Festival at The Empire Polo Club on April 26, 2015 in Indio, California.  (Photo by Scott Dudelson/FilmMagic)

Henry Paul leader of The Outlaws discusses their upcoming show in Orlando, their latest album and plans for the band’s future.

Mick Jagger welcomes 8th Child

  • 2:55 pm Friday, December 9th, 2016 by hildiwmmo

Best line I heard all day was from CNN: Papa really was a Rolling Stone.

Nice.

Mick Jagger’s been in the news so many times and, as famous as he is, many of us can play the Six Degrees game and know someone who knows someone who met him. By all media and personal accounts I’ve ever heard, he’s a devoted dad – to 8 now.

Mick Jagger’s oldest child is 45. His youngest is 1 – day – (as of this writing).

No name for the baby boy has been shared just yet but Jagger’s publicist says mother, a New York ballerina, and [More]

Tom Petty Is Headed Our Way

  • 9:50 am Friday, December 9th, 2016 by Joe Rock
MORRISON, CO - SEPTEMBER 30:  Steve Ferrone (L) and Tom Petty of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers perform in support of the band's "Hypnotic Eye" release at Red Rocks Amphitheatre on September 30, 2014 in Morrison, Colorado.  (Photo by Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images)

Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers tour announcement.

Greg Lake Dies at Age 69

  • 8:47 am Thursday, December 8th, 2016 by Denise Ryan
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Greg Lake of King Crimson and Emerson, Lake and Palmer has died at age 69 after a long battle with cancer.

Emerson, Lake, and Palmer’s longtime manager Stewart Young said on Facebook, “Yesterday, December 7th, I lost my best friend to a long and stubborn battle with cancer. Greg Lake will stay in our heart forever, as he has always been.”

Lake was a member of the first lineup of King Crimson, appearing on their first and second albums. He then went on to form Emerson, Lake and Palmer with Keith Emerson and Carl Palmer.

This is not the first loss for ELP this year, [More]

The Rolling Stones on ‘CBS Sunday Morning’

  • 7:38 am Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 by Denise Ryan
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The Rolling Stones released their first studio album in eleven years last week, Blue and Lonesome, and with it, returned to their roots in the blues.

CBS Sunday Morning sat down with Mick Jagger and Keith Richards to talk about the new album and their success over the years.

You may have seen the piece this past weekend but there are a couple web exclusive interviews up now too.

Watch them all below…

You can see the full piece from Sunday HERE.

Big Concert Announcements for Orlando!

  • 8:16 am Monday, December 5th, 2016 by Denise Ryan

It was a busy Monday morning for Orlando – we had TWO big concert announcements! And they’re both for right here in Orlando… no road trips required!

The Steve Miller Band is coming to the Dr. Phillip’s Center for the Performing Arts on Friday, March 31st. Tickets go on sale this Friday, December 9th, at 10am.

Stevie Nicks must be having a great time on the road because she is extending her current tour! Stevie Nicks and the Pretenders are coming to the Amway Center on Tuesday, March 21st. Tickets go on sale next Monday, December 12th, at 10am!

We are Orlando’s concert [More]

A Thank You Note From A Stranger

  • 10:48 am Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 by Joe Rock
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Stranger returns a found license after using it for ID as 21 for a year with a thank you note.

Skynyrd Cancels for “Family Emergency of the Greatest Degree”

  • 5:27 pm Friday, December 2nd, 2016 by hildiwmmo

Sending prayers to the Van Zants after reading a post on the band’s Facebook page (below).

Really hoping whatever it is, it’s okay now, or will be.

From Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Facebook Page: