Hot Summer Fun At Mohegan Sun

Hot Summer Fun At Mohegan Sun

One week from today, Hot Summer Fun returns to Mohegan Sun for the 21st year! Derrick Williams, the Director of Transportation, and Cody Chapman, the Public Relations Manager, stopped by First Thing Fairfield County to chat with Allan Lamberti about all the things happening – from all the concerts and cash giveaways, to an “Animal…

Jimi Sets The Music World On Fire

Jimi Sets The Music World On Fire

When it comes to big music festivals of the ’60s, everyone automatically thinks of Woodstock. But the first true big rock festival happened two years earlier, and the world experienced one of the most fiery performances (literally) when Jimi Hendrix gave his first U.S. performance… and set his guitar ablaze on this date, June 18,…

Win tickets to Steely Dan and The Doobie Brothers

Win tickets to Steely Dan and The Doobie Brothers

Listen to First Thing Fairfield County all week for the 30 Second Song Challenge at 7:15am to win tickets to see Steely Dan & The Doobie Brothers at Mohegan Sun Arena on Sunday July 8. Call the 95.9 The FOX Contest Line at 203-845-3020 to win a pair of tickets! Tickets for Steely Dan & The…

Dire Straits Change The Music Industry

Dire Straits Change The Music Industry

Their albums sold well, even though they didn’t really have many hits. That would all change for Dire Straits when “Brothers In Arms” hit #1 on this date, June 15, 1985, and become one of the biggest selling albums of all time…and would completely change how albums were sold. Allan looks back in today’s Classic…

Jim Norton Is Coming To Connecticut

Jim Norton Is Coming To Connecticut

This weekend, Jim Norton is coming to Vinnie Brand’s Stress Factory comedy club in Bridgeport. First Thing Fairfield County’s Allan Lamberti chats with him about the current state of comedy, performing at roasts and his cameo in one of the biggest movies of all time! Image: Daniel Locke / PR Photos