If you’ve read the news, undoubtedly you have seen the scandal surrounding Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o and his imaginary girlfriend who died of cancer. Dan Leach from CBS Detroit tells the story better than I ever […]
Okay… Detroit, it’s time to show America who loves their country more. It’s down to us and our sister station in Chicago, US99.5, but you, country music fans of the Motor City, who can show the world who has the greatest country music station in America, and you know of course, it’s 99.5 WYCD in Detroit.
When our WYCD Program Director Tim Roberts comes into our on-air studio all excited and says, “You gotta meet this brand new Young Country artist Rachel Farley, she has the most amazing voice and I predict she will be a superstar one day,” we both knew she must be pretty special!
Now and then we get treated to what is called a cross-over record, and I love those moments, because it gives us the chance to not only expand the horizons of the definition of country music, but it also allows us to play a broader variety on the radio. Read all about how the group Train is entering the country world with their new song “Bruises.”
The Eric Church ‘Blood, Sweat & Beers’ tour rolled into the Motor City like outlaws on the run and the pre-hype and fan frenzy lived up to Eric’s reputation. The Church tour is the modern day […]
“I’m very pleased to announce that our very own Dr. Don Carpenter has been elected to the Country Radio Hall of Fame. Doc has made a huge impact on the industry and on Country Radio […]
Not many things top getting a late night text from the bossman, aka Tim Roberts, stating that he is holding the 2012 Marconi Award for ‘Country Station of the Year!’ That is exactly what happened […]
You may be surprised to know what all goes into coming up with a title for a new album, and what it takes to get approval for said title, as Big & Rich explained in […]
Hey country music fans of the Motor City! Next year marks the 30th Anniversary of the Downtown Hoedown and 99.5 WYCD has lots of special announcements coming your way soon.
[pullquote quote=”It says in the song: ‘my old man’s that old man’ and by God, my old man was that old man. ” credit=”Toby Keith on ‘Made In America’”]If you hang around Country music enough, […]