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Win PA Lottery Tickets!

Win PA Lottery Tickets!

WIN PA LOTTERY TICKETS! Have some fun with the new Scratch-Off game from the Pennsylvania Lottery, Stacks of Cash. You could win one of 10 top prizes of $5,000. Benefits Older Pennsylvanians. Must be 18 years or older to play. Please play responsibly. Listen all week with Duffy in middays (10am-3pm) for the cue to…MORE

Win a Spot on the Soundboard Sofa for Greta Van Fleet!

Win a Spot on the Soundboard Sofa for Greta Van Fleet!

GRETA VAN FLEET W/HOUNDMOUTH & ROBERT FINLEY SAT. OCT. 1ST | PPL CENTER (ALLENTOWN, PA) Greta Van Fleet is heading to Allentown in October and 979X wants to send YOU to the show! Listen with Lazy E each Afternoon this week during the 5 O’Clock Block for your chance to WIN a a Greta Van…MORE

Win Kevin Hart Tickets!

Win Kevin Hart Tickets!

KEVIN HART OCTOBER 9TH | MOHEGAN SUN ARENA AT CASEY PLAZA 979X has your chance to WIN a pair of tickets all this week! Just listen with Free Beer & Hot Wings each morning for the cue to text. When you hear it, text the special keyword to 1-866-20ROCKS for your chance to WIN! Comedian…MORE

Win WWE Monday Night Raw Tickets!

Win WWE Monday Night Raw Tickets!

WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW NOV. 7TH | MOHEGAN SUN ARENA, WILKES-BARRE WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW returns to Wilkes-Barre, PA for the first time in 5 years! For one night only, see your favorite RAW Superstars LIVE in Wilkes-Barre at the ASM Global managed Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza on Monday, November 7th at 7:30pm.…MORE

Locals Only LIVE

Locals Only LIVE

LOCALS ONLY LIVE TO BENEFIT THE GENTLEMAN’S DASH & PAINT PITTSTON PINK THURS. SEPT. 22ND | 6-10PM | MONTAGE MOUNTAIN Join us as we support our very own Duffy as he participates in the Gentleman’s Dash for Paint Pittston Pink on Saturday, October 1 at 12pm with a Locals Only LIVE event at Montage Mountain…MORE

Win PA Renaissance Faire Tickets!

Win PA Renaissance Faire Tickets!

PA RENAISSANCE FAIRE AUGUST 20TH – OCTOBER 30TH | MOUNT HOPE Get ready to live the excitement and adventure of jousting knights and royal delights with colorfully costumed villagers and merrymakers ready to make your visit an unforgettable experience. Musical, stunt and theatrical performances, magic acts and comical mud beggars are just a few of…MORE

Win Blue October Tickets!

Win Blue October Tickets!

BLUE OCTOBER NOVEMBER 26th | F.M. KIRBY CENTER I hope you’re happy, because Blue October is coming to NEPA! 979X wants to give you a chance to score a pair of tickets to the show! Listen weekdays during the 5 O’Clock Block with Lazy E to determine the common theme between the 3 song block.…MORE

What’s On Tap Tuesday

What’s On Tap Tuesday

979X & SUPER BEVERAGE want to let NEPA in on the latest rock music each Tuesday with “What’s On Tap Tuesday?”  ​ Tune in each Tuesday between 10am-3pm with Duffy to hear what NEW song 979X has ‘on tap’ for our listeners.  Remember the title & artist because later in the show Duffy will give the cue to call…MORE

Win Daughtry Tickets!

Win Daughtry Tickets!

DAUGHTRY w/SPECIAL GUESTS POP EVIL AUGUST 27TH  |  MOUNT AIRY CASINO Daughtry is coming ‘home” ….to our home anyway!  979X wants to give you a chance to score a pair of tickets to the show! Listen weekdays during the 5 O’Clock Block with Lazy E to determine the common theme between the 3 song block.…MORE

On The Road Again with Coors Light

On The Road Again with Coors Light

Who’s Ready to Get back on the Road Again?  Coors Light has partnered with 979Xto bring you a summer of fun road trips, awesome concerts, and the chance to make some summer memories again! Check out the 979X Facebook and Instagram pages every Monday starting April 4th – we will post 4 different Road trips.…MORE

Judas Priest

Judas Priest

JUDAS PRIEST 50 HEAVY METAL YEARS TOUR with special guest Queensryche OCT. 19TH | MOHEGAN SUN ARENA AT CASEY PLAZA  One of heavy metal’s all-time greats, Judas Priest, will get the opportunity to celebrate their 50th anniversary again this year with the launch of a new North American fall tour. The 50 Heavy Metal Years…MORE

Locals Only

Locals Only

LOCALS ONLY Sunday nights at 7 PM Hear the Next Big Thing First each week, when bands in and around Northeast PA takeover 979X airwaves starting at 7pm brought to you by the MUSIC GO ROUND in Wilkes-Barre. For over 20 years buying and selling musical instruments -all day every day. From beginner level to…MORE

The 90’s at Noon

The 90’s at Noon

The 90’s at Noon The 90’s at Noon is hitting the airwaves at 979X! Tune in each weekday at 12noon as Duffy takes you back to the decade of grunge and hard rock! It’s an hour of Nirvana, early Chili Peppers, Motley Crue and well… you get it.MORE

Free Beer & Hot Wings LIVE Show

Free Beer & Hot Wings LIVE Show

Free Beer & Hot Wings LIVE Show Friday, April 22nd | Oyster Genetti Grand Ballroom | Wilkes-Barre, PA The Free Beer & Hot Wings show is FINALLY having another live show here in Northeast PA! The whole crew heading to Wilkes-Barre for a show.. and you need to be there! THE MORNING SHOW SOLD OUT!! …MORE

Steve Vai

Steve Vai

STEVE VAI: INVIOLATE TOUR 2022 OCTOBER 26TH | MUSIKFEST CAFE WHILE MANY MUSICIANS FIT EASILY INTO A SINGLE CATEGORY, STEVE VAI’S UNIQUE MUSICAL VISION REMAINS UNCLASSIFIABLE. AFTER MORE THAN 30 YEARS, VAI CONTINUES TO USE UNBRIDLED GUITAR VIRTUOSITY AND SOULFUL ARTISTRY TO EXPLORE THE SPECTRUM OF HUMAN EMOTION. Official Rules for Enter to Win Steve…MORE

Enter to Win: Montage Snow Selfie Photo Contest

Enter to Win: Montage Snow Selfie Photo Contest

MONTAGE MOUNTAIN ‘SNOW SELFIE’ CONTEST It might be the middle of winter in NEPA but that doesn’t stop you from taking the PERFECT selfie! In fact, sometimes the snow makes that selfie even better. We are inviting you to show us your ‘Snow Selfie” for a chance to WIN a four pack of tickets to…MORE

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