Mid-Michigan: June 2010 Archives

Saginaw News:

Finding Clyde is popping up everywhere, and the WIOG Lizard Fair, coming Saturday, Aug. 14, to the Dow Diamond in Midland, is no exception. Boys Like Girls are back, and so is IYAZ, an unbilled addition to Sean Kingston's set last year. And new to the mix is Kevin Rudolf, Shontelle and The White Tie Affair, the radio station announced at a press conference today. Gates open at 4 p.m. Tickets cost $15 for general admission bowl seats, $25 for general admission field seats, $35 for VIP field seats, and $102.50 for the Ultimate Fan Package, which include a seat in the front two rows, a special event T-shirt and a chance to meet the day's artists. Tickets go on sale Saturday, June 26, at www.loons.com, www.wiog.com and at the Dow Diamond box office at 825 E. Main in Midland. Only 50 Ultimate Fan Package tickets are available and they are sold only at the box office. "We started planning this in February, trying to guess what would be hot in August," said Demas, the morning show host at WIOG-FM, 102.5. "In the poll we took after last year's show, Boys Like Girls was the hands-down winner of the favorite moment, and they said they would love to play again"... WIOG Lizard Fair returns to Dow Diamond with Boys Like Girls, IYAZ and more (Tue, 6/15)


Saginaw News:

Randy Houser knew he would arrive in Saginaw running on adrenaline -- the popular country singer was a key player in last week's CMA Fair in Nashville -- but at Saturday's KCQ Country Music Fest on Ojibway Island, Richie McDonald had him beat. After performing a benefit concert Friday night at First Baptist Church in Nashville, the former lead singer of Lonestar found out his flight from Louisville, Ken., to Detroit was cancelled. So, renting a car, he made a mad dash for Michigan, eager to finally say, "I'm alread there!" "My show was done around 11, and when I found out about the flight, it was time for Plan B," he said, sitting for a few minutes in the clubhouse before taking the stage. "Coming out of Nashville, the interstate was closed down and I thought, oh, this is going to be a long night. But I called a friend who talked me through some back roads... KCQ Country Music Fest draws 85,000 to Saginaw's Ojibway Park ... with a few detours (Sat, 6/19)



MACDONALD BROADCASTING Country WKCQ/SAGINAW has announced the "9th Annual KCQ Drive To End Hunger Golf Outing," on TUESDAY, AUGUST, 3rd. All proceeds will go to help the FOOD BANK of EASTERN MICHIGAN. They are looking for teams and sponsorships for the event. Sponsorships range from $500-$2,500. .. WKCQ Plans Golf Outing To Aid Food Bank (Fri, 6/25)







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