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99.9 The Hawk Presents Colin Hay Band at Musikfest on August 11th

99.9 The Hawk Presents Colin Hay Band at Musikfest on August 11th

IT’S A COLIN HAY WEEKEND ON 99.9 THE HAWK! LISTEN ALL WEEKEND FOR THE KEYWORD TO TEXT TO 6-7-6-6-4 FOR A SHOT TO WIN TICKETS! (Message&DataRatesApply/MUST BE 18 TO ENTER/Deadline to text is 11:59pm on August 1, 2021) BUY TICKETS Renowned globally as the songwriter/lead vocalist/guitarist for Australian Chart toppers Men at Work, Colin Hay…MORE

ZZ Top Bassist Dusty Hill Dies at 72

ZZ Top’s longtime bassist, Dusty Hill, has died … TMZ has learned. Dusty passed away at his home in Houston, TX — this according to his bandmates, Billy Gibbons and Frank Beard. They write, “We are saddened by the news today that our Compadre, Dusty Hill, has passed away in his sleep at home in Houston, TX.  We, along…MORE

99.9 The Hawk Welcomes the Rolling Stones to Heintz Field in Pittsburgh

99.9 The Hawk Welcomes the Rolling Stones to Heintz Field in Pittsburgh

LISTEN THURSDAY JULY 29TH TO THE HAWK MORNING SHOW BETWEEN 6AM AND 9AM FOR A SHOT TO WIN TICKETS!! Great news: The Rolling Stones have announced their new date for 2021. The No Filter tour hits Heinz Field on October 4th. Tickets are on sale now. Tickets for the previously scheduled show will be honored.…MORE

‘Jeopardy!’ fans call out ‘ridiculously easy’ final clue. Find out what it was here

‘Jeopardy!’ fans call out ‘ridiculously easy’ final clue. Find out what it was here

(USA TODAY)  “Jeopardy!” is getting called out by some fans on Twitter for a final clue deemed way too easy. During Tuesday’s episode, guest host Dr. Sanjay Gupta delivered the controversial clue for the Final “Jeopardy!” round, in which contestants wager a portion of their earnings and write down their answers. The clue was: “In 2019, this public university attempted to trademark…MORE

Ringo is spreading Peace and Love on his birthday 7-7-21

Ringo is spreading Peace and Love on his birthday 7-7-21

Ringo Starr posted a message to fans about his annual upcoming Peace and Love birthday initiative, a tradition he started in 2008 at Chicago’s Hard Rock Cafe. When asked by a reporter what he would like for his birthday. His answer was… Peace and Love. Since then, Ringo has invited everyone everywhere to think, say…MORE

Slide the Slopes comes to Bear Creek this summer

Slide the Slopes comes to Bear Creek this summer

(WFMZ) LONGSWAMP TWP., Pa. | On the lonely grassy hills of Bear Creek Mountain Resort in the summer, snow is replaced, with flow. “Really the world’s largest slip and slide festival,” noted Jesse Stone, co-owner of Slide the Slopes. The ski resort in Longswamp Township is welcoming Slide the Slopes. Officials say about a mile…MORE

Rush Singer Geddy Lee’s Mother Mary Weinrib, a Holocaust Survivor, Dies at 95

Rush Singer Geddy Lee’s Mother Mary Weinrib, a Holocaust Survivor, Dies at 95

Rush singer-bassist Geddy Lee is mourning the loss of his mother, Mary Weinrib, who passed away on Friday (July 2nd). Weinrib, a Holocaust survivor, died just weeks shy of her 96th birthday. Weinrib’s obituary tells a remarkable story of survival and perseverance. She grew up in a Jewish community in Poland, and was forced into…MORE

When Aerosmith Remade ‘Walk This Way’ With Run-D.M.C.

When Aerosmith Remade ‘Walk This Way’ With Run-D.M.C.

When Aerosmith and Run-D.M.C. joined forces on March 9, 1986 to record an updated version of 1975’s “Walk This Way,” they couldn’t have been at more distant points in their respective careers. The ’80s hadn’t exactly been kind to Aerosmith before they breathed a second life into thise classic song. Their 1982 album Rock in a Hard…MORE

WATCH: The flying car completes first ever inter-city flight

WATCH: The flying car completes first ever inter-city flight

AirCar, a dual-mode car-aircraft vehicle moved closer to production this week, fulfilling a key development milestone in a 35-minute flight from the international airport in Nitra to the international airport in Bratislava on June 28th, 2021  MORE