Rock Around Town

Childrens Cancer Association, Terry Boyds World, KGON

CCA gives back through Summer Joy Ride Car Raffle

Jack Pipkin from the Children's Cancer Association lets our listeners know how they can WIN a brand new Audi A3 from Audi Beaverton by entering CCA’s Summer Joy Ride Car Raffle. Tickets are a steal at just $25 each (down from $40 last year). That means you could win a premium Audi Q3 for just $25...
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Taron Egerton and Elton John Win Golden Globes for 'Rocketman'

Rocketman , the fantasy-filled biopic about the life of Elton John took home two awards on Sunday night at the Golden Globes, beating out both Beyoncé and Leonardo DiCaprio in respective categories. Taron Egerton took home the trophy for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or...
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Foo Fighters, Alice Cooper and More to Honor Aerosmith at MusiCares Gala

Aersomith is right up there on the list of most influential rock bands of all-time, so it’s only fitting that an eclectic mix of artists will pay tribute to them. Foo Fighters , Alice Cooper , John Mayer and Gary Clark Jr. will lead the way when Aerosmith is honored as the Recording Academy’s 2020...
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Joe Elliot: "I was chomping at the bit to get them out"

The Def Leppard front man talks with Terry & Brian about his Las Vegas residency, the new album and shares some memories from the road
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LISTEN: Ronnie Wood Pays Tribute to Chuck Berry

Ronnie Wood is stepping out of the classic rock genre to pay tribute to Chuck Berry with a new live album. Ronnie Wood With His Wild Five – Mad Lad: A Live Tribute To Chuck Berry is set to release November 15. The Rolling Stones guitarist recorded the performance at Wimborne’s Tivoli Theatre in...
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Joan Jett Joins Carrie Underwood for 'Sunday Night Football' Open

The NFL regular season is underway for the rock star and the country star too. Before Tom Brady and Ben Roethlisberger squared off on the field for Sunday Night Football , Joan Jett and Carrie Underwood set the stage. Jett joined Underwood for the show open for the first time. “Waiting All Day for...
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The Mystery of Park Potty Seat

Our Bartender in Residence Lance Mayhew saw this potty seat in the park over the weekend. Multiple families were using it to potty train kids? So, Brian decided to compose a song to commemorate this advancement in potty training.
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THE DEFENDERS OF ROCK ARE BACK

Grab a piece of KGON history , with the Defenders of Rock T-Shirt, NOW! KGON…celebrating 45 years as Portland’s Classic Rock Station!
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9 'Working' Songs for Your Labor Day Cookout

The unofficial end of summer is upon us, with Labor Day weekend somehow already here. It feels like Memorial Day and Independence Day just happened. Labor Day was created to honor the American labor movement, and what better way to celebrate than taking some time off for hot dogs, hamburgers, the...
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Marys & Mimosas: A Brunch Affair

Portland’s favorite meal now has its very own event… it’s time for Marys & Mimosas presented by COUNTRY Financial ! It’s a true brunch affair in true Portland fashion. Join us at OMSI on May 18, 2018 for this one of a kind tasting event that will feature some of the best brunch spots Portland...
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