Concerts/Events

Classic Albums Live: AC/DC’s Back In Black

Classic Albums Live: AC/DC’s Back In Black

Classic Albums Live returns to The Grand! This time, they’re shaking things up with one of the most influential and best-selling hard rock albums in music history, AC/DC’s Back In Black. Classic Albums Live will treat audiences to AC/DC’s best-selling album in its entirety – featuring hits like “You Shook Me All Night Long,” “Hells…more info »

Art Garfunkel

Art Garfunkel

Art Garfunkel One of the biggest names in popular music, eight-time Grammy Award winner Art Garfunkel has made an indelible mark on the music world as both a solo artist and half of the unrivaled Simon & Garfunkel, and he’s coming to The Grand this May! Garfunkel rose to fame with Grammy Award winning, chart-topping…more info »

Derek Jones Benefit Concert

Derek Jones Benefit Concert

Derek Jones is an up-and-coming country star that headed to Nashville from Hartford, Indiana in 2010. After completing his service to our country in the United States Navy from 1999-2003, Derek picked up a guitar and never looked back. With his distinctive signature-vocals and a music style that’s country-rock with an outlaw lifestyle, he has captivated…more info »

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Kids Bored? We can help!

Kids Bored? We can help!

  If you’re safe at home with the kids and boredom is setting in, we’ve put together some games and activities to keep your little Big Cheese 107.9 fans busy!   Solve a Word Search or Maze:         Watch some silly videos: We’ve put together a playlist of some of our favorite family-friendly…

Hate Phone Scammers? Try This Lady’s Solution

Hate Phone Scammers? Try This Lady’s Solution

If this Pennsylvania woman’s solution to phone scammers doesn’t stop the calls, nothing will.  We should all try this the next time we get a call about how are cars warranty is about to expire. Watch below and enjoy!    

No Bread At The Supermarket, But Plenty Of Dog Poop On The Sidewalk

No Bread At The Supermarket, But Plenty Of Dog Poop On The Sidewalk

  If you’ve seen things lately that makes you question what is going on with some people, that’s complexity normal, we all have.  Now, I’m not going to give up on the human race but the last few days have been a test. Take it easy on the hoarding and please pick up your dog’s…

MUSIC NEWS

Jorma Kaukonen to play live streaming concert Saturday from his Fur Peace Ranch

Jorma Kaukonen to play live streaming concert Saturday from his Fur Peace Ranch

Credit: Scotty HillHot Tuna and ex-Jefferson Airplane guitarist Jorma Kaukonen is joining the ranks of musicians who are treating fans to live streaming performances during the COVID-19 pandemic. The veteran rocker will play a concert at his Fur Peace Ranch guitar camp in Pomeroy, Ohio that’ll be streamed live on the ranch’s official YouTube channel…

Brian Wilson, Nile Rodgers and other stars pay tribute to Bill Withers

Brian Wilson, Nile Rodgers and other stars pay tribute to Bill Withers

Mike Coppola/Getty ImagesIn the wake of the sad news announced today that Bill Withers died Monday of heart complications at age 81, a variety of other well-known music artists have posted tributes to the legendary pop/R&B singer and songwriter on their social media pages. Founding Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson wrote in his Twitter feed,…

Listen to Green Day’s surprise ‘Otis Big Guitar Mix’ EP

Listen to Green Day’s surprise ‘Otis Big Guitar Mix’ EP

ABC/Rick RowellGreen Day has dropped a surprise new EP, Otis Big Guitar Mix. The collection includes alternate mixes of three songs from the punk trio’s 2012 ¡Uno! and ¡Dos!: “Lazy Bones,” “Wild One” and “Oh Love.” You can download the EP now via digital outlets. Green Day just dropped their new album, Father of All…, in February. Meanwhile, frontman Billie Joe Armstrong is releasing…

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS

Jordan Peele’s ‘Candyman’ postponed until the fall due to COVID-19

Jordan Peele’s ‘Candyman’ postponed until the fall due to COVID-19

Universal Pictures (LOS ANGELES) — Jordan Peele’s remake of the 1992 horror classic Candyman has joined the long list of films whose releases are being postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic shuttering theaters. Variety reports the release was pushed back from June 12th to September 25th.  Directed by Nia DaCosta, the film stars Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Teyonah Parris, and Nathan Stewart-Jarrett from Misfits. The new film has…

Need an at-home workout? Get your heart racing with Sunday’s episode of Homeland

Need an at-home workout? Get your heart racing with Sunday’s episode of Homeland

Showtime(NEW YORK) — Now in its eighth and final season, Showtime’s Homeland is as intense as ever: There’s growing tension between Pakistan and the U.S. as Claire Danes’ CIA operative Carrie Mathison tries to find the real culprit behind the deaths of two world leaders. True Blood star Sam Trammell stars on Homeland this season as the hawkish, inexperienced President…

‘Reading Rainbow”s LeVar Burton will read adult and children’s stories aloud on Twitter Livestream

‘Reading Rainbow”s LeVar Burton will read adult and children’s stories aloud on Twitter Livestream

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) — LeVar Burton will stream his LeVar Burton Reads podcast on Twitter, reading adult and children’s stories for families self-quarantining at home.  The first book he’ll read is Neil Gaiman’s 1989 short story We Can Get Them for You Wholesale, which Burton describes as Gaiman’s “best” [work].  Burton, who starred in The Roots and Star Trek: The Next Generation, will host three weekly livestreams, doing…

Will Smith launches ‘Will from Home’ on Snapchat

Will Smith launches ‘Will from Home’ on Snapchat

Photo by Jun Sato/WireImage(LOS ANGELES) — Continuing his newfound dominance of social media, and hoping to inspire and entertain his followers during the COVID-19 lockdown, Will Smith has launched Will from Home on Snapchat. The 12-episode series will feature him, his family, and friends — famous and not so — discussing what they’re doing while in isolation.  Snap head…

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