Win tickets to Peter Frampton

Win tickets to Peter Frampton

Listen to First Thing Fairfield County with Allan Lamberti at 7:15am for your chance to play the BankersLife.com 30 Second Song Challenge to win a pair of tickets to PETER FRAMPTON – FINALE The Farewell Tour with Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Evening at Mohegan Sun Arena on Monday, September 2! Contest Line: 203-845-3020 Tickets are…

95.9 The FOX $500,000 Workday Payday

95.9 The FOX $500,000 Workday Payday

Listen weekdays at 9am, 1pm, and 4pm starting Monday, March 25 for the 95.9 the FOX $500,000 Workday Payday! Listen for us to tell you a word, text it to 40772, and you could win $200. Everyone who wins the $200 is in the running for $500,000! Official Rules

On The Border Of Country And Rock

On The Border Of Country And Rock

After two country-rock albums, the Eagles wanted to emphasize the rock for their third studio album. They’d fire their producer and hire a fifth member when “On the Border” was released on this date, March 22, 1974. Allan looks back in today’s Classic Rock Calendar… Image: Pixplanete / PR Photos

Spot the Fox at Jersey Mike’s Month of Giving

Spot the Fox at Jersey Mike’s Month of Giving

This March, Jersey Mike’s Subs, known for its authentic fresh sliced/fresh grilled subs, asks customers to eat a sub and help a local charity. More than 1,520 Jersey Mike’s locations across the country are joining forces with more than 200 local charities for the company’s 9th Annual Month of Giving fundraising campaign. Last year’s Month…

Busted Bowie

Busted Bowie

It could’ve derailed not just one, but two legendary careers, when after a show in Rochester, New York, David Bowie and Iggy Pop were arrested for drug possession on this date, March 21, 1976 – but then it was mostly forgotten. Allan looks back in today’s Classic Rock Calendar… Image: Adam Bielawski / PR Photos

Return Of The Comet’s John Regan

Return Of The Comet’s John Regan

On April 5, former members of Frehley’s Comet will be coming to the Bijou Theatre in Bridgeport as “Return of the Comet.” Founding member and bassist John Regan stopped by First Thing Fairfield County to talk about how Frehley’s Comet formed in Wilton, touring with Peter Frampton, and playing the bass for MIck Jagger and…

The Ballad Of John And Yoko

The Ballad Of John And Yoko

After meeting three years earlier, John Lennon wed Yoko Ono in a simple ceremony 50 years ago today, March 20, 1969. But it wasn’t without complications. Allan looks back in today’s Classic Rock Calendar… Image: Away! / PR Photos

The Doobie Brothers Take A New Direction

The Doobie Brothers Take A New Direction

Band members come and go, but when the Doobie Brothers were in danger of losing their creative force, they hired a replacement that would give them a new sound – Michael McDonald – and lead them to their greatest success with the release of “Takin’ It to the Streets” on this date, March 19, 1975.…