101 WRIF Announces 40th Anniversary Concert

February 14, 2011

On Monday, February 14th 101 WRIF celebrates its 40th Anniversary of being Detroit’s premiere rock station.  years is a major anniversary for any radio station, but is particularly special for a station in the competitive rock format.  Throughout the day, WRIF is featuring interviews, in studio performances, and surprise guests.  WRIF also plans to keep this party going throughout 2011, with the announcement of the “WRIF 40th Anniversary Show” with national recording act Stone Temple Pilots at the Fillmore Detroit on Wednesday April 20th.

The 40th Anniversary concert is set up for the listeners to come out and celebrate 40 years of rocking the Motor City with a big band in the intimate setting of the Fillmore.  In addition to Stone Temple Pilots, there are also plans for special guests and onstage appearances throughout the evening.  WRIF will be giving away a large number of tickets through on air and onsite promotions as a way to say thanks to their loyal listeners.  There will be limited tickets available for purchase starting on Saturday, February 19th starting at 10am at all Ticketmaster locations and www.livenation.com.

For more information tune in Monday, February 14th or go online to www.wrif.com.