Travis Tritt Mourns Death Of “Dear Friend” Gary Rossington From Lynyrd Skynyrd

They performed together several times

Gary Rossington REUTERS/Mike Segar REUTERS/M. J. Masotti, Jr. The music world is mourning the death of Gary Rossington, the guitarist and co-founder of the legendary Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd. Rossington survived the 1977 plane crash that claimed the lives of three of his bandmates: backing vocalist Cassie Gaines, guitarist Steve Gaines, and lead singer Ronnie Van Zant. He…

Wynonna is making new music!!!

She is recording a new album.

Wynonna Judd is in the studio this month working on new music and rumor is, that Trisha Yearwood and Brandi Carlile may be on the record too.

Fun Day At “Love On The Diamond”

Couples saying or renewing their wedding vows on the "diamond" at AT&T Field

Classic Country Q97.3/99.3 celebrated our 2nd Annual “Love On The Diamond” this past Saturday at AT&T Field. We had two couples get married at the event and a number of other couples renewed their vows. And it was followed by photos and a reception for our couples. Our thanks to our sponsors! Food City, Markman’s Diamonds & Fine Jewelry, Rodizio…

Loretta Lynn’s Family Thanks Kacey Musgraves For ‘Beautiful’ Grammy Tribute

A nice tribute to the Coal Miner's Daughter

CHATTANOOGA,TN – The Pulse: .@KaceyMusgraves performs “Coal Miner’s Daughter” in tribute to Loretta Lynn at the 2023 #GRAMMYs. — Kacey Musgraves Access (@KaceyAccess) February 6, 2023 According to the Pulse, Kacey Musgraves got Loretta Lynn’s family’s seal of approval for her performance of the late singer’s signature song, “Coal Miner’s Daughter,” during Sunday (February 5th) night’s Grammy Awards during the “in memoriam” segment….

The Pickin’ Porch

Miller in the Morning hosts Brandon Maddox

Chattanooga-based touring & recording Artist, winner of Song of the Year on Josie Awards, & named “Monster Truck Artist of the Year.”   Tags: BRANDON MADDOX, Miller in the Morning, Pickin’ Porch, Scott Miller, WUUQ, WUUQ RADIO

Reba, back on the tube again!

Chattanooga, TN  – The Pulse: Reba is playing a Judge?  She studied real-life Nevada judge Kimberly Wanker, who was the inspiration for her character, Judge Kim Wheeler.  The movie is entitled The Hammer.   Reba McEntire’s new movie, The Hammer, will air on Lifetime on Saturday (January 7th). She plays a character named Kim Wheeler, described as an outspoken lawyer who is appointed…

Dolly’s New Year Resolutions….No Way!

Dolly doesn't make any New Year's Resolutions!

Dolly Parton attends a red carpet gala event honoring her as the MusiCares person of the year, ahead of the Grammy Awards, in Los Angeles, California, U.S. February 8, 2019. REUTERS/Mario AnzuoniCHATTANOOGA, TN  According to the BOOT, every January 1st, folks make their resolutions for the coming new year.  Dolly says that doesn’t work for her.  Eat better, lose weight,…

Pickin’ Porch with Scott Miller

Josh Hixson picks on the Classic Country Pickin' Porch

Josh took time away from the Fire Station to join Scott Miller in the Pickin’ Porch studio to play a few of his favorite country classics.  Sit back and enjoy!     Tags: Josh Hixson, Miller in the Morning, Pickin’ Porch, WUUQ

Another Great Use for Your Inflatable Grinch

Getting you through the carpool lane.

Chattanooga, TN : Hey, that guy in the passenger seat looks a little Seusspicious! The New York Post is reporting that the Arizona Dept. of Public Safety noticed the passenger in the high speed occupancy vehicle lane on I-10. The passenger was looking a little green! After a traffic stop was initiated, it was found to be an inflatable Grinch!…

Kenny Chesney’s ‘Da Ruba Girl’ Tops iTunes Chart In Just Hours

Kenny Chesney released the fan-favorite song “Da Ruba Girl” on Friday to honor the passing of the rescue dog it was written about years ago named Ruby, and by noon that day it had hit No. 1 on the iTunes chart. Proceeds from the song benefit Stray Rescue of St. Louis, which was established in 1998 to help and heal the most unwanted dogs.

LeAnn Rimes on the disabled list!

She has a bleed on her vocal cord.

Chattanooga, TN – The Pulse: LeAnn Rimes has been forced to postpone this weekend’s shows on her Joy: The Holiday Tour due to a “bleed” on her vocal cord, according to a post on her social media. In a hand-written note, LeAnn told fans she is “devastated” to announce the news, adding that she is “unable to talk or sing.” The affected dates…

Is Adele a Country Music Fan?

FILE PHOTO: Singer Adele is applauded as he finishes her tribute to the late George Michael at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, California, U.S. , February 12, 2017. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File PhotoChattanooga, TN:   According to E News, Adele began her long awaited residency in Vegas at Caesars Palace.  Guess who was in the audience? If you said Shania…

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Homeless?

well....not really....

Steve Fridrich, Fridrich & Clark via Fridrichandclark,com/Rick DiamondChattanooga, TN:  According to Taste of Country,  Tim McGraw and Faith Hill’s historic Southern manor home just outside of Nashville is reportedly being torn down by developers. Beechwood Hall is a two-story, log-built manor home that was originally built in the 1860s. It’s one of the oldest antebellum properties in Franklin, Tenn., which is an…