The Troggs Go Wild (Classic Rock Calendar – April 22, 1966)

The Troggs Go Wild (Classic Rock Calendar – April 22, 1966)

It wasn’t the original, but it was the definitive version – even Jimi Hendrix setting his guitar on fire couldn’t outdo the Troggs’ “Wild Thing,” released on this date, April 22, 1966. Allan looks back in today’s Classic Rock Calendar…

Win tickets to The Australian Pink Floyd Show

Win tickets to The Australian Pink Floyd Show

Listen to Keith Dakin all this week for the Fox Box Office to open at 3:45pm with a  pair of tickets to The Australian Pink Floyd Show Friday, August 23 at the Toyota Oakdale Theatre.

Contest Line: 203-845-3020

Remembering Freddie (Classic Rock Calendar – April 20, 1992)

Remembering Freddie (Classic Rock Calendar – April 20, 1992)

The night Freddie Mercury died, the remaining members of Queen announced a tribute concert. No artists were announced, but 72,000 tickets sold out in just minutes. On April 20, 1992, Queen was joined by Elton John, David Bowie, Annie Lenox, Robert Plant, and many more for the four hour Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert, broadcast live to 72 countries. Allan looks back in today’s Classic Rock Calendar…

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Brian Replaces Bon (Classic Rock Calendar – April 19, 1980)

Brian Replaces Bon (Classic Rock Calendar – April 19, 1980)

AC/DC had a big decision to make in the wake of Bon Scott’s death in 1980 – would they break up or would they try things with a new lead singer? On April 19 they announced Brian Johnson would join the band – and the rest was history! Allan looks back in today’s Classic Rock Calendar…

Image: Adam Bielawski / PR Photos

Win tickets to Steely Dan

Win tickets to Steely Dan

Listen to First Thing Fairfield County with Allan Lamberti to play the BankersLife.com 30 Second Song Challenge all this week at 7:15am to win a pair of tickets to Steely Dan at Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday, November 2!

Contest Line: 203-845-3020

Tickets are on sale through ticketmaster.com.

Brought to you by 95.9 THE FOX and Mohegan Sun – Full of Life.

Norwalk Veterinary Hospital

Norwalk Veterinary Hospital

Saturday, May 4, the 3rd annual Norwalk Veterinary Hospital fundraiser will be held at the St. Ann Club in Norwalk! Event organizer Sue Gabriele stopped by First Thing Fairfield County with veterinarian Dr. Janice Duffy and Fairfield police officer Sgt. Hector Irizarry – with K9 officer Jake – to talk about it!

To purchase tickets, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/st-anns-entertainment/norwalk-veterinary-hospital-animal-nation-k9-fundraiser-2019/1725484944224662/ or call Sue at 203-984-3169.

The Rock Hall Gets It Right (Classic Rock Calendar – April 18, 2015)

The Rock Hall Gets It Right (Classic Rock Calendar – April 18, 2015)

Some years aren’t as good as others, but on this date, April 18, 2015, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame had as good of an induction ceremony year as any other, with some long overdue artists getting honored. Allan looks back in today’s Classic Rock Calendar…

Image: Jonathan Shensa / PR Photos

Win Your Mother a New Kitchen from Express Kitchens

Win Your Mother a New Kitchen from Express Kitchens

Make your MOTHER feel that SHE MEANS THE WHOLE WORLD FOR YOU.

Gift your Mother a new Kitchen – This Mother’s Day with Express Kitchens.

Visit www.expresskitchen.com and upload a video saying “Why your mother deserves a new kitchen?”

Share your uploaded video to collect maximum votes.

Participants with maximum votes stand a chance to win a FREE Kitchen worth $15000.

Join Allan Lamberti at the Express Kitchen, 1011 Hope Street in Stamford from 11am-1pm!

Rules for participation:

1. No purchase necessary to enter or win the contest

2. After uploading the video, if the participant walks-in to any Express Kitchens store across Connecticut and Massachusetts and sees a Project Manager in the store, then 5 additional votes will be credited against the participant’s uploaded video

3. Winner will be announced on 05/11/2019 (Saturday) at 1:00 PM. Participants must be present at any Express Kitchens location during the announcement to be eligible to win.