KIDX 101.5FM: KIDX 101.5 FM The Kid

KIDX 101.5 FM The Kid

pause

Weather

Video Forcast

Music News

Billy Joel Reportedly Looking for Pad in Palm Beach, Schedules 21st Show at MSG
Updated: December 18, 2014 - 12:04 am

Lloyd Bishop/NBCAll the cash that Billy Joel made after his home sales this year must be burning a hole in his pocket: He's reportedly looking for a new property in Palm Beach, Florida.

more »
Van Morrison to Release New Album in Early 2015 After Signing Deal with RCA
Updated: December 18, 2014 - 12:04 am

Exile ProductionsVan Morrison currently is finishing up a new studio album that will be released early next year, the first the acclaimed singer/songwriter will issue as part of a new deal with RCA Records.

more »
2015 Wanee Festival Lineup Features Allman Brothers Members, Cheap Trick, Hot Tuna
Updated: December 18, 2014 - 12:04 am

Image Courtesy of Wanee FestivalThe Allman Brothers Band may have retired after its October 28 concert at the Beacon Theatre in New York, but nearly all the group's members will be on hand to perform at the 2015 edition of the Wanee Music Festival, scheduled for April 15-17 in Live Oak, Florida.  Listed separately on the just-announced lineup for the event are frontman Gregg Allman, drummer Butch Trucks and bassist Oteil Burbridge, as well as guitarist Warren Haynes' and drummer Jaimoe's respective bands -- Gov't Mule and Jaimoe's Jasssz Band.

more »
Joan Jett & the Blackhearts to Open for The Who Throughout Band's 2015 North American Tour
Updated: December 18, 2014 - 12:04 am

AEG LiveThe Who has announced that it will be joined by a newly minted Rock and Roll Hall of Fame act, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, when the British rock legends hit the road for the North American legs of their 50th anniversary next year.  Jett and her longtime backing group will be special guests for the entire stateside segment of The Who Hits 50! trek, which kicks off April 15 in Tampa, Florida.

more »
Dave Davies Says New Kinks Box Set, "The Anthology," Is a "Well Thought Out" Package
Updated: December 17, 2014 - 10:31 am

BMG/InGroovesThis week saw the release of a new Kinks box set called The Anthology 1964-1971, a five-CD collection of recordings the influential British band made during its years with the Pye label.  The compilation gathers remastered versions of many of the group's best-known songs, along with album gems, demos, alternate mixes, studio outtakes, live performances and more.

more »

Entertainment

Movie Review: “Annie” (Rated PG)
Updated: December 19, 2014 - 5:50 am

"Annie" - Sony/Columbia(NEW YORK) — An updated musical that already feels dated.

more »
The Colbert Report Signs Off
Updated: December 19, 2014 - 5:50 am

Comedy Central(NEW YORK) -- After nine years of truthiness, justice, and the American Way, Stephen Colbert signed off as the host of Comedy Central's award winning spoof news show The Colbert Report.

more »
Cosby Lawyer Says Comedian's Comments 'Continue to Be Misconstrued'
Updated: December 19, 2014 - 2:20 am

Photo by: Peter Kramer/NBC(NEW YORK) -- An attorney for Bill Cosby on Thursday criticized freelance journalist Stacy Brown on a Friday article in the New York Post in which Cosby's comments "continue to be misconstrued in a way that can only call into question the fair-mindedness of certain commentators."

more »
Mistrial Declared in Case Against Man Accused of Stalking R&B Singer Ashanti
Updated: December 19, 2014 - 2:20 am

ABC/Lou Rocco(NEW YORK) -- A New York criminal court judge on Thursday declared a mistrial in the case against Devar Hurd, the man accused of stalking R&B singer Ashanti.

more »
Theaters Now Pull "Team America" Movie One Day After "The Interview"
Updated: December 18, 2014 - 8:31 pm

Kevin Winter/Getty Images(DALLAS) -- After a few theaters tried to replace The Interview with another movie highlighting North Korea, Team America has also been pulled from theaters.

more »