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MN Teen’s Hopeful Song Tops iTunes Chart Posthumously

The song written by a Twin Cities teenager who died of cancer earlier this week has landed at the top of the iTunes charts posthumously. Zach Sobiech died at age 18 on Monday. He had been diagnosed with osteosarcoma in 2009 when he was just 13.

05/22/2013

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Sheryl Crow Visits WCCO Radio

Singer and songwriter Sheryl Crow recently came to visit the WCCO and BUZN 102.9 studios.

05/22/2013

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MN Teen Whose Song Touched The World Dies Of Cancer

The Twin Cities teenager whose song he wrote after being diagnosed with a rare form of cancer garnered national attention has died. Zach Sobiech was diagnosed with osteosarcoma in 2009 when he was just 13.

05/20/2013

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Jon Bream Talks Prince

Star Tribune music critic Jon Bream recently interviewed Prince. He gives Chad some insight into that conversation.

05/15/2013

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Space Oddity Astronaut Cover

Astronaut Chris Hadfield presents an amazing rendition of, “Space Oddity” by David Bowie.

05/13/2013

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Good Question: ‘Reply All’: Sidewalk Patios & Funny Bones

Heidi Jensen in St. Paul wondered: Can restaurants just put chairs and tables wherever they want?

05/03/2013

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Matchbox 20, Goo Goo Dolls To Play Basilica Block Party

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Cities 97 and the Basilica of St. Mary are boasting a lineup of 19 acts for this summer’s forthcoming Basilica Block Party, including ’90s pop-rockers Matchbox 20 and Goo Goo Dolls. The […]

05/03/2013

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 4-15.

The new champ!   Lego’s! vs. The Challenger…High Voltage

04/15/2013

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 4-12!

If you love Lego’s, you have to check out this video!

04/12/2013

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 3-29!

The guys that brought you the WHISTING MEDLEY are back with an ode to HIP HOP.

03/29/2013

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 3-25!

An ode to Florida Gulf Coast Basketball is a MUST VIEW on The Smack Down!

03/25/2013

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John Williams Spring Mix Mini-LP

JSkillz is back with a Spring LP…..B sides of his soon to be hit smash, SPRING MIX.

03/21/2013

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John Williams “SPRING CD MIX” For 2013.

Mix Master John Williams “Jskillz,” put this together just for you today! Happy Spring!

03/20/2013

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Morrissey Cancels March 22 Show In Mpls.

Health problems has led British singer Morrissey to cancel the remaining dates of his North American tour, including a performance at Minneapolis’ Orpheum Theatre on March 22.

03/16/2013

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Minn. Music College Students Lead SXSW Road Trip

Minnesota will be well represented next week at the South by Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas.

03/09/2013

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U Of M Wrestler’s Music Career Clashes With NCAA Rules

A University of Minnesota athlete may have to give up his wrestling career to follow his passion for inspiring others.

02/18/2013

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Farewell To ‘King’ George Strait

George Strait is playing at the Xcel Energy Center Friday night in what he’s calling his final tour the “Cowboy Rides Away Tour.”

02/15/2013

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NKOTB, 98 Degrees, Boyz II Men Tour Rescheduled By 7 Days

It’ll be another seven days of waiting for fans of New Kids On The block, 98 Degrees and Boyz II Men. The “Package Tour” has been rescheduled from its previous Saturday, July 13 date to Saturday, July 20.

02/02/2013

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Beyond Bounds: The Life Of Lou – Part I

On the court, Lou Amundson’s a role player who provides the gritty hustle plays. Off the court, the Minnesota Timberwolves’ forward with the long locks is far from fitting into any one simple stereotype.

01/26/2013

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Songs You Love To Hate

Today’s bumper music are songs, “You Love To Hate”. Check out this story for more info.

01/24/2013

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Prince Unveils New Website And New Song

Hot off the heels of Prince’s multi-evening stand at the Dakota Jazz Club, and fresh from the announcement that Prince will be honored with the Billboard Music Awards Icon Award, Prince now has a new website and a new song.

01/22/2013

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Fergus Falls HS Band Performing For Obama’s Inauguration

One Minnesota band is getting ready to march its way to Washington D.C. for the presidential inauguration.

01/16/2013

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Deepwinter Bonfire Shakes Up Season In St. Paul

Minnesotans have a chance to shake off their winter blues next weekend in St. Paul.

01/12/2013

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Teen With Cancer Writes Song, Gets Songwriting Contract

Facing the death of a loved one is never easy, but one Twin Cities family is pulling together to get through it and raise awareness about a rare and deadly form of cancer.

01/08/2013

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David Bowie’s New Video

David Bowie celebrate’s his 66th birthday today by releasing his latest work Where Are We Now?

01/08/2013

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