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: 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

Cruisin’ with Kendra: 1951 Buick Hearse

Cruisin’ with Kendra: 1951 Buick Hearse

It’s Friday the 13th…what better way to celebrate than with a hearse!   Dayton and Kendra bring you into the weekend on Cruisin’ with Kendra.Today’s replay podcast celebrates the 1951 Hearse. Catch Dayton and Kendra every Friday on 103.1 WOGB, and if you miss it live, listen to the replay podcast here.MORE

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WOGB Loves Local

WOGB Loves Local

*Hours may change. Options offered or business closure dependent on changing times. Please call ahead! Cranky Pat’s – crankypats.com Hours: 11 am – 10 pm Offering restaurant and curbside carryout, call ahead 920-468-7777. Gift cards are available in person or via phone and will mail.   Angelina Italian Restaurant – angelinagb.com Hours: 5-9 PM Offering restaurant and curbside…

The WOGB Artist of the Month for June….The Doobie Brothers!

The WOGB Artist of the Month for June….The Doobie Brothers!

Summer is here and so are The Doobie Brothers!  The Doobie Brothers are celebrating 50 years of making music and that includes a ton of hits!  We’re playing ’em all month long on WOGB!  Get ready to crank up the Doobies!  Yup, China Grove, Long Train Running, Takin’ It To the Streets and of course…

This Year’s Catfish Concert in Greenville is Gonna ROCK…..But Not till 2021!!

This Year’s Catfish Concert in Greenville is Gonna ROCK…..But Not till 2021!!

WOGB is proud to welcome Styx, .38 Special and Great White to Greenville July 10th 2021 for the Catfish Concert!  Yes, its true, this years Catfish Concert had to be postponed!  The Great News:  The bands all agreed to do it in 2021!!!! Tickets are on sale now! www.ticketstaronline.com Tickets sold at local Festival Foods,…

AOTM: Live from Daryl’s House

AOTM: Live from Daryl’s House

Hall and Oates are considered the number one selling duo in music history, and for good reason. They came onto the scene in the 1970’s with their debut album and have since garnered six number one singles and six multi-platinum albums. A career spanning four decades, the duo continues to create music, tour, and work…