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If your looking for a job – this may be a fun place to work. TopGolf is holding a job fair next week, and company officials says it’s going to be anything but typical. The […]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/17/2014

Decca Records

Today In Pop Music: April 16 – Stones Album Topping Chart Debut

APRIL 16 BIRTHDAYS 1935 – Bobby Vinton (Blue Velvet, Mr Lonely) 1939 – Dusty Springfield (You Don’t Have To Say You Love me, What Have I Done To Deserve This with the Pet Shop Boys […]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/16/2014

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Getty Images)

[WATCH] Kids React To Walkman- Their Description Is Priceless

What is a walkman? OK, I remember my first Walkman! My Grandmother took me to the Mayfair Mall in Wisconsin. We walked into the store and there it was…the first Sony Walkman. Just a radio […]



KOOL World Tour!

Last year I joined a GREAT group of KOOL listeners in  Alaska for a KOOL World Tour.  We are doing it again…but this time on the OTHER side of the country.  Thanks to YMT Vacations […]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/16/2014

Columbia Records

Today In Pop Music: April 15 – Major Surgery For Billy Joel

APRIL 15 BIRTHDAYS 1894 – Bessie Smith (blues great – huge influence on countless singers including Janis Joplin) 1932 – Roy Clark 1944 – Dave Edmunds 1966 – Samantha Fox ON THIS DAY 1964 – […]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/15/2014

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Gotta Have Your Taxes In By Midnight!

We thought Top 10 Tuesday should somehow tie into the big day.  Here’s how things worked out…         6am   #10     “Can’t Buy Me Love.” – Beatles 7am   #9       “Another Saturday Night (And I ain’t got   […]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/15/2014

Neil Young (Danny Clinch for Warner Brothers Records)

Neil Young’s Pono Kickstarter Raised Over $6 Million

Neil Young sure knows a thing or two about crowd funding. His Pono Kickstarter not only reached its goal of $800,000 in its first day, but the pledges rose upwards of $6.2 million. Today (April 15), […]


The Rolling Stones (Roslan Rahman/Getty Images)

Rolling Stones Reschedule Australia/New Zealand Dates

The Rolling Stones were forced to postpone a number of dates on their ’14 On Fire,’ tour following the tragic death of Mick Jagger’s longtime girlfriend, L’Wren Scott. The group promised to make up the […]


Walter Becker and Donald Fagan of Steely Dan (Scott Gries/Getty)

Steely Dan to Kick Off U.S. Tour

Steely Dan fans are in for a treat this summer. The group has announced that they will kick off a 47 city tour on July 2 in Portland, OR. The Jamalot Ever After tour will […]