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Ever Hear of a $5,000 bath?
What would you do with $5,000?
Soak in an Evian water bath?
SoBe’s Hotel Victor offered guests bath time with Evian water filled bathtubs for $5000! This unnecessary bath is complimented with daisies and a smorgasbord of extravagant snacks...
97X’s Metal Meltdown Audio Discovered!
Fans of metal music no doubt remember 97X's Metal Meltdown with Z-Man and Heavy Metl Mark Detl.
As we celebrate the 40th Anniversary of 97X, Mark was kind enough to dig up an old cassette tape of a show aired on 09/12/98.  It, of course, was great to hear Detl back on the mic announcing Can…
Atomic Blender Featured Tonight at Bent Jam Night
Bent River Brewing Company in Rock Island is hosting Open Mic/Jam with a treat. Feature artist #88 Atomic Blender, psych-rock from Geneseo at 10pm.
Come sign up on the list to perform or just kick back and party.
NO COVER and FREE FOOD...
Would You Buy $5,000 Earbuds?
What would you do with $5,000?
Well, you COULD rock a set of diamond studdded earbuds for only $5,175!!  Those lame white strings hanging from your melon are so 2001!  You need to stand out from the crowd and make a statement.
That statement...
Trash Panda Comedy and Music Friday at The Raccoon Motel
Trash Panda Comedy is bringing one of Chicago's finest comedians, Jim Flannigan, to the Raccoon Motel! Featuring local folks Bobby Ray Bunch, Donny Townsend and Chris Schlichting!
7PM DOORS//8PM COMEDY
$10 ADV//$15 DOS
Jim Flannigan is a Chicago native and a favorite at comedy clubs, cor…
Open Jam at Gypsy Highway Tonight
Whether you're a musician without a band...or a band member that wants to see other people, you've got a home at Gypsy Highway.
Gypsy Highway is hosting an open Jam Night tonight at 7:30..
"Grab your gear and come out and join the jam or just relax and enjoy the show...
Thanks For Coming To Bike Night!
We had a BLAST last night at McGrath Quad Cities Harley Davidson!  It's rare to get the whole 97X gang in one place, but we made it happen!  Thanks to everyone who came out on this beautiful night!
Make sure you're back with us on June 20th for more chances to win a key for t…
Grumpy Cat as a Person?
In 2014 my Aunt posted a picture of a bunch of my cousins from 25 years ago or so. The normal "awe look at how cute they were" comments were made.  But the stand out was my cousin Jenna, who we know to be a smiley, funny, lovely soul...seemed to be having a bad day...
MDR Saturday Brings Requests
Saturday night at 8pm, Brian Miner & Travis Williams talk all things that rock & some that suck.
This week the guys let you pick the band...but they pick the song.  Plus the Top 3 Local Hits.
Local Music Reigns on Miner Disturbance Radio this weekend only on 97X WXL…
House of Hair News Roundup Vol. 13, Issue 20
Every Saturday Night from 9-Midnight...Dee Snider, from Twisted Sister leads the charge and waves the spandex flag of freedom with The House of Hair!
3 Hours of killer guitar licks and rockin tunes from your favorite 80's headbangers...
Open Jam Wednesday ftg Jordan XO
Bent River Brewing Company in Rock Island is hosting Open Mic/Jam with a treat. Feature artist #87 Jordan XO is back at 10pm.
Come sign up on the list to perform or just kick back and party.
NO COVER and FREE FOOD!
8pm-12am
All GENRES, solo, duo, band, and jammers welcome
drums, perc, keys…
Shops with Hops Saturday in Leclaire
Shops with Hops is back on Saturday May 18th in downtown LeClaire.  At 3pm the shops will host some incredible Midwest breweries so you can sip, sample and shop your way through town.
You'll get your very own 5 oz. souvenir tasting glass to sample your new favorite beer...
Steamwheelers Host Kids Night on Friday
Round up the kids and bring them to KIDS Night on Friday Night May 17th as the Quad Cities Steamwheelers take on the Cedar Rapids River Kings! Kids get in free with a paid adult.
Dwyer & Michaels will have free tickets for you...so listen to the dorks and get in for free too!
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Run the Rock is Saturday on the Arsenal
If you are an avid runner or just looking for something fun to do for a great cause, this Saturday, May 18th, is the 2nd annual Run the Rock and America's Kids Run.
What better way to show your support for our Military men and women than running a race on the Rock Island Arsenal on Armed Forces …
Stage’s Prom From 1994
The idea for most people is to look their absolute best at prom.  This was my version of that.
 
1994, my junior year, I went to prom wearing "Get a Grip" cow shorts I bought at the Aerosmith show at Alpine Valley in 1993.  I almost guarantee I still hav…