WKLR/Richmond Honors Local Musician Battling Cancer
July 13, 2015 at 4:19 AM (PT)
SUMMIT MEDIA Classic Rock WKLR/RICHMOND flipped the station's today to honor a local musician battling breast cancer -- renaming itself to "ROCKIN’ ROSIE 96.5."
PD MELISSA CHASE told ALL ACCESS, "ROSIE SOUL is a music legend in RICHMOND, and her band 'The Rock & Roll Cowboys' is ending so she can seek treatment, as she was just diagnosed with breast cancer. So CLASSIC ROCK 96.5 wanted to pay tribute to one of RICHMOND’s most beloved musicians and renamed the station for the day to ROCKIN’ ROSIE 96.5, as well as supporting her final goodbye show. ROsie and her band came in to say their farewells to the city with BRADY IN THE MORNING (BRADY DEANGELO)."