Category Archives: AOTM Blog

Band histories, unique stories behind the songs, and all you ever wanted to know, but were afraid to ask about the WOGB’s Artist of the Month.

AOTM: Paul McCartney Rocks Out with Dr. Pepper’s Jaded Hearts Club Band

AOTM: Paul McCartney Rocks Out with Dr. Pepper’s Jaded Hearts Club Band

Paul McCartney has maintained a very active career with albums and sold-out tours. One recent live concert had the Beatle jamming with members of the tribute band Dr. Pepper’s Jaded Hearts Club Band. While there are many Beatle’s tribute bands, Dr. Pepper’s Jaded Hearts Club Band was formed by Muse‘s Matt Bellamy and Dom Howard,…MORE

AOTM: The Beatles Snag Best-selling Vinyl for 2017

AOTM: The Beatles Snag Best-selling Vinyl for 2017

Vinyl was one of the primary formats for recording music, but during the mid-eighties CDs became the latest format, and eventually pushed out the need for cassettes and vinyl.  Then, in the mid to late nineties, the MP3 emerged as a new generation of files capable of providing hundreds of songs on a small device.…MORE

AOTM: Ringo Starr will be knighted by the Queen

AOTM: Ringo Starr will be knighted by the Queen

The Beatles burst onto the music scene in the 60s No one in music sounded like them at the time, and the group was doing something unique: writing their own music.  They later went on to sell over a billion records and continually focused on the evolution of their craft.  Just this week, it was…MORE

AOTM: Bruce Springsteen’s Autobiography ‘Born to Run’ is Nominated for a Grammy

AOTM: Bruce Springsteen’s Autobiography ‘Born to Run’ is Nominated for a Grammy

Bruce Springsteen has received numerous awards throughout his career . MTV Music Awards, People’s Choice Awards, Academy Awards, Kennedy Honors, and the Presidential Medal of Freedom are all under his belt. The singer-songwriter is also no stranger to the Grammy Awards.  This year, Springsteen released his autobiography Born to Run. The book landed him in…MORE

AOTM: Bruce Springsteen Takes On Scalpers

AOTM: Bruce Springsteen Takes On Scalpers

In 2012, Bruce Springsteen fans were shut out from buying tickets to his Wrecking Ball tour. Scalpers used high-tech bots and computer programs to produce enough extra traffic to freeze computer screens for many trying to purchase tickets. The end result was immediate access to tickets on secondary ticketing sites at prices ranging from $143…MORE

AOTM: Bruce Springsteen Releases 1978 Live Show to Support Hurricane Relief

AOTM: Bruce Springsteen Releases 1978 Live Show to Support Hurricane Relief

Bruce Springsteen puts on a stellar live show. The musician is also heavily involved in giving back. He has performed at various concerts supporting efforts to raise funds for charity, has his own charitable foundation called the Thrill Hill Foundation, and has raised money for military veterans. Most recently, Springsteen released a 1978 live show…MORE

AOTM: The Boss Shows Why He’s Called “The Boss”

AOTM: The Boss Shows Why He’s Called “The Boss”

There are a few musicians who rank in legendary status; one of them being Bruce Springsteen. Not only has he had a very successful career which includes two Academy Awards, multiple Grammys, and is a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame alum, Springsteen has also established himself as a heartland rocker who understands the plight…MORE

Cruisin’ with Kendra: Sin City SEMA Show

Cruisin’ with Kendra: Sin City SEMA Show

Dayton and Kendra are cruisin’ into the weekend at the SEMA Show in Sin City. For those who haven’t heard of the SEMA Show, here’s a bit of info for you: “The SEMA Show is the premier automotive specialty products trade event in the world. It draws the industry’s brightest minds and hottest products to…MORE

Cruisin; with Kendra: Boss Mustang

Cruisin; with Kendra: Boss Mustang

Dayton and Kendra are driving into the weekend on Cruisin’ with Kendra. This week, they talk about the Boss Mustang. The 1969 Boss is a Ford enthusiasts dream.   If you missed the show on air, listen to it here. Catch Dayton and Kendra every Friday at 5:45pm on 103.1 WOGB.MORE

AOTM: Elton John Opens Doors for New Filmmakers

AOTM: Elton John Opens Doors for New Filmmakers

Elton John and Bernie Taupin have been writing songs together for fifty years. Their discography includes well over 300 songs with many being quite successful. The duo teamed up with YouTube earlier this year for a music video contest. With a desire to re-image three of their best-known songs, Elton John and Bernie Taupin’s competition…MORE

Blogs

Our Bon Jovi Trip Winner!!!

Our Bon Jovi Trip Winner!!!

WOGB was so happy to have our winner Roxie from Casco enjoy a trip to Nashville with her daughter to listen to the new Bon Jovi Album in the studio that they recorded it in and with the whole band! What a treat. She shared some stories of her trip and a couple of pics…

Join us at the Kewaunee County Breakfast On The Farm

Join us at the Kewaunee County Breakfast On The Farm

Father’s Day is going to start out on The Farm…..The Kewaunee County Breakfast On The Farm is happening at the Heim’s Hillcrest Dairy! Get tickets HERE!! It’s June Dairy Month and a Classic Hits Summer on WOGB!

Join 103.1 WOGB for Theatre in the Park Sunday, June 23rd!

Join 103.1 WOGB for Theatre in the Park Sunday, June 23rd!

103.1 WOGB and Downtown Green Bay invite you to Theatre in the Park on Sunday, June 23rd at 2pm and/or 6pm for a FREE performance of Play-by-Play Theatre‘s production of the William Shakespeare comedy Twelfth Night at Whitney Park in downtown Green Bay! You may even recognize one of the performers, our own afternoon guy,…