Look for him roaming around downtown Mobile May 5, get a selfie and share it on twitter, facebook, or instagram. Read the details here.
92ZEW’s free concert series & reach for the beach to play Hangout Fest challenge at Soul Kitchen, featuring Larkin Poe & Hotel Oscar
Read celeb reactions of Prince’s passing. Watch a wickedly insane guitar solo from Hall of Fame induction ceremonies where he joined other superstars to cover “While My Guitar Gently Weeps.”
Check out some of Gene’s pics from Dawes’ excellent show at the Soul Kitchen.
Weekly Free Concerts of national recording artists, reach for the beach contenders and a chance to win free tickets to Hangout Festival at each show!
Mighty fine submissions for 92ZEW’s Reach for the Beach to play Hangout Festival challenge received. The chosen finalists this year are:
VIDEO, PICS – British band The Struts dropped in to chat & play a couple plugged-in tunes for some ZEW listeners at Dauphin St. Sound Studios, the new location of 92ZEW Lounge. Check back for more.
Flaming Lips, Ben Harper, Grouplove, and The Arcs are also playing the two-day festival in July. See the rest of the lineup and details here.
We’re so proud of our homegrown Mobile talent, Wet Willie, finally getting the induction they deserve! Doing the induction honors is Mike Farris (Screamin’ Cheetah Wheelies guitarist).
Baird will be with Mersey Beatles at Mobile Civic Center 2/26 selling & autographing copies of her new book Imagine This – Growing Up with John Lennon. “I had to set the record straight because after John died the stories got wild very very quickly.” Hear the interview about her book, how the Beatles started & more.
Celebrities worldwide took to social media to express their grief & condolences of the iconic David Bowie’s passing, including Elijah Wood, Brit PM David Cameron, Kanye West, Foo Fighters,
When Bayfest abruptly cancelled two weeks before starting, several well-connected Mobilians jumped in to save the live music weekend. The result was a phenomenal free weekend of music downtown with Sublime w/Rome, Three Days Grace, original Wet Willie, George Clinton & More.
Mobilians will attempt to break the Guinness record for most elves in one place simultaneously on Dec. 11 with plenty of entertaining festivities.
Mulligan Bros, Jamell Richardson, Erdman, Balthrop, Peek & More to Play 92ZEW’s Annual 2nd Tuesday Holiday Jam
It’s the annual Holiday Party for local artists and fans, with Christmas jams & more. Free, all-ages show is simulcast live on 92.1 FM from
Azalea Manor, Dauphin St., Downtown Mobile
Hangout Music Fest 2016: Alabama Shakes, Cage the Elephant, Florence + the Machine, Lenny Kravitz, X Ambassadors, The Weeknd, Walk the Moon, Moon Taxi, Big Grams ++++
Also on the Hangout Fest lineup are The Struts, Panic at the Disco!, Ellie Goulding, Jason Isbell, The Neighborhood, Calvin Harris, Borns, … Tickets on sale now. Chances to win free tickets at each 92ZEW Countdown to Hangout Free Concert.
The Arcs, Nathaniel Rateliff, Chris Cornell, Hozier round out top 5. Check out the new music playlist and 92NEW songs too.
AL.com and 92ZEW are hosting “From Shame to Fame,” an intimate Q&A with Alabama legend and music mogul Rick Hall. co-founder of FAME music studios and author of the new autobiography, “The Man from Muscle Shoals: My Journey from Shame to Fame.”
TenSixtyFive is the new downtown Mobile music party Oct. 2, 3, 4, organized to replace Bayfest. Sublime with Rome, Wet Willie (original), George Clinton & P-Funk, Three Days Grace, Grayson Capps, Kristy Lee, Eric Erdman, a Mobile Musician Jam and more.
TenSixtyParty, downtown Mobile AL, 10/2, 3, 4 – Sublime, George Clinton & PF, Wet Willie, Three Days Grace, Grayson Capps, Kristy Lee, Jamell Richardson & More
Industry sources tell 92ZEW that some of the six-figure Bayfest headliners haven’t been paid, including non-refundable deposits that were due mid-September. Deposits are typically about half of the total performance charges.
This fall marks the 30th Anniversary of the lunch-time Brown Bag Concert Series.
The top new tunes spinning on 92ZEW include Arcs, Borns, Dawes, Pilots, Shakes, Sons, Ambassadors, a Beck…. Rate the songs with the free 92ZEW app for Android and iPhone.
To commemorate International Strange Music Day (Aug 24) today, here’s a list of famous bands’ names before they were changed. Can you guess who was Blackwood Convention, Starfish, or Composition of Sound?