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Apr 152014
 
Audiophiles Rejoice! Record Store Day Returns

92ZEW is celebrating with Mobile Records as they put on a big bash with The Volks, Cyborganics, Pop War, Black Titan and of course oodles of limited releases. If you’ve never shopped in a record store, you owe it to yourself to check it out. It’s more like a designer store vs. Walmart experience. The clerks really do know music and have recommendations for your tastes and tend to remember so the next time you shop, they’ll tell you about the latest and greatest of releases.

Apr 112014
 
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremy Highlights

Nirvana kinda reunited to play, but Kiss didn’t. Other inductees were Hall & Oates, Peter Gabriel, The E Street Band, Cat Stevens and Linda Ronstadt. Here’s the highlights of who said what and who jammed with who, and how many chicks pretended to be Kurt Cobain.

Apr 042014
 
92ZEW Countdown to Hangout Festival Free Concert Series

13 national recording artists to play 92ZEW and Bud Light’s Countdown to Hangout Festival free concert series, including: The Mowgli’s, The Wild Feathers, Unlikely Candidates, Majestico, Scars on 45 and more. Plus Reach for the Beach Challengers: Kaboom, The Volks, Underhill Family Orchestra, Joel Madison Blount, Festival Expressions, and The Mulligan Brothers.

Mar 152014
 
Hangout Music Festival - Black Keys, Killers, OutKast, Jack Johnson, QOTSA, Pretty Lights ....,

Avett Brothers, Modest Mouse, Trombone Shorty, Bastille, Fitz and the Tantrums and so so many more coming to the shores to play in May.
Links to get tickets and details.

Feb 252014
 
Hangout Festival Adds Gary Clark Jr., Matt & Kim and More

The Hangout Music Fest announces new additions to 2014 lineup that include Gary Clark Jr, Matt and Kim, Dawes, Ozomatli, Tommy Trash,The Tontons, St Paul and the Broken Bones, Caked Up, Empires, Black Cadillacs, and The Electric Sons.

Feb 252014
 
Gulf Shores City Council Approves Some Layout Changes for Hangout Fest

Layout changes to World Famous Hangout Festival include a Viacom Broadcast Center, movement of Boom Boom Room so two artists can perform from 9-11pm, and Gulf Access in one area.

Feb 122014
 
Gulf Coast Band Could Win a Slot Onstage at Hangout Fest 2014

Reach the Beach contest, six area bands will vie for a gig at Hangout Music Fest 2014 by opening for one of the shows in the Countdown to Hangout Fest free concerts from HOMF, Meyer Vacation Rentals and 92ZEW.

Feb 122014
 
92ZEW & Bud Light's Countdown to Hangout Fest Free Concert Series

Free weekly concerts starting 6 weeks out from Hangout Festival, featuring Wild Feathers, the Mowgli’s, Scars on 45, Majestico, Sons of Fathers and more. All from Meyer Vacation Rentals,, UJ Chevrolet, Bud Light and The Hangout, and 92ZEW.

Feb 072014
 
HangoutFest Thursday Night Kick-Off:  Girl Talk, Wolfmother, Dumpstaphunk and More for Thursday Kick-Off Party

Girl Talk, Iron and Wine, Wolfmother, Danny Brown, Dumpstaphunk, Bonobo (performing a DJ Set), and Bombay Bicycle Club slated to play Thursday night kick-off at the Hangout (May 17), with more acts to be announced later.

Jan 092014
 
#RockHistory for Jan 9; Happy Birthday Jimmy Page and Dave Matthews

Pioneering guitarist Jimmy Page turns 70 today and Dave Matthews is 47. In rock history Jack White’s elephant head purchase, John Lennon on comedy show, death in the Allman Bros family, Black Crowes’ hiatus and more