WMMO Music News 

Roger Waters Talks New Album, Tour And An Artists Responsibility To Politics

  • 2:04 pm Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 by Joe Rock
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Roger Waters talks new album, tour and an artists responsibility to politics.

Hear Kansas Singer Ronnie Platt Talk Latest Album, Tour And Upcoming Show At Plaza Live

  • 1:27 am Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 by Joe Rock
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - APRIL 09:(EDITORS NOTE: Image has been converted to black and white)  David Ragsdale, Ronnie Platt and Billy Greer  of Kansas perform at St. George Theatre on April 9, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by John Lamparski/Getty Images)

Kansas singer Ronnie Platt talks latest album, tour and upcoming show at Plaza Live March 17th.

Hear Robert Randolph Talk new Album, Stevie Ray, Clapton And More

  • 12:23 pm Monday, February 20th, 2017 by Joe Rock
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Robert Randolph talks his new album, tour, influences and more.

GnR Gets Booed; Angus Young Joins

  • 3:26 pm Tuesday, February 14th, 2017 by hildiwmmo

Guns N’ Roses played Melbourne, Australia last night and there was a terrible traffic jam before the show. Many are saying that’s why the band started late.

Sure, Axl has been known to start shows up to 3 hours late – but not on this reunion tour. He’s been quite angelic, actually.

Then, when the band was introduced, the announcer called out SYDNEY instead of Melbourne, where they were playing. The crowd began to boo, as you might imagine.

It happens! And again, not Axl’s fault. I just feel I should defend him since he’s been so well-behaved on this tour and turning [More]

Southside Johnny Talks To Me About His Upcoming Area Shows And So Much More

  • 2:21 am Monday, February 13th, 2017 by Joe Rock
HOLLYWOOD, FL - MARCH 07: Southside Johnny of Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes performs at Hard Rock Live! in the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on March 7, 2013 in Hollywood, Florida. (Photo by Vallery Jean/FilmMagic)

Southside Johnny talks about his upcoming Florida shows and more.

Tom Petty’s Speech Inspires as Rock World Honors Him

  • 3:23 pm Sunday, February 12th, 2017 by hildiwmmo

Ahhhh, wish I was there.

Stevie Nicks gushed about her friend, Tom Petty, before dueting with him on Stop Dragging My Heart Around, “He is as sweet as he is talented.”Foo Fighters and Gary Clark, Jr. covered Breakdown (clip below).

Kicking off Grammy weekend on Friday night, February 10, Stevie Nicks, the Foo Fighters, ELO and many more celebrated Tom Petty as the MusicCares Person of the Year.

If you’re unfamiliar with Musicares, it’s a well-respected organization that gives musicians who are struggling financially, real help with health care or other personal issues. They’ll be able to help many more now after a [More]

Skynyrd, Styx & ZZ Top at Sea World

  • 1:15 pm Sunday, February 12th, 2017 by hildiwmmo

Denise spent her Saturday hangin’ with our Jacksonville boys at Skynyrd who, as always, put on an amazing show!

Styx plays the Seven Seas Food Festival there on Saturday, March 4 and ZZ Top will be there Saturday, March 18!

Check the CONTEST PAGE on our app or WMMO.com for tickets to every big show that comes our way…

Tonight! A Full Moon, Lunar Eclipse and a Pale Green Comet

  • 2:20 pm Friday, February 10th, 2017 by ginotaliercio

The traditional Snow Moon is set to appear tonight just after sunset.   Be on the look out for it around 5:30 p.m and hang out, because around 7:43 p.m. you can witness the peak of the lunar eclipse.   You can then expect various changes to the moon’s color until 9:54 p.m.   In addition to that, what is called Comet 45P will be visible tonight as well.   However it is not visible to the naked eye, so if you want to see it make sure you’re in a dark environment with binoculars.   It’ll be greenish in color so if you’re looking for it you [More]

See Robert Randoph Rock Hendrix, Doobies

  • 2:02 pm Wednesday, February 8th, 2017 by hildiwmmo

Here’s a taste of what you’re in store for when you party with us a week from Saturday (February 18th) at the next 98.9 WMMO legendary, free downtown concert!

The City of Orlando’s Blues BQ will feature Texas Blues from the Fabulous Thunderbirds and, just announced, Robert Randolph will play, too – rockin’ the “Sacred Steel” – slide guitar like you’ve never seen/heard.

He’s got so much energy, he’s a blast to watch, as well as hear. And I’m guessing he’ll do at least one really cool classic cover. Here are a few he’s been known to do when playing live…

You don’t [More]

Watch Some Of New Def Leppard Concert Film Coming Friday

  • 1:58 am Tuesday, February 7th, 2017 by Joe Rock
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 15:  Def Leppard perform during "FOX & Friends" All American Concert Series at FOX Studios on June 15, 2012 in New York City.  (Photo by Theo Wargo/WireImage)

A few songs from the forthcoming Def Leppard DVD “and There Will Be A Next Time: Live In Detroit”.