30 Years Since Challenger Space Shuttle Explosion
Today marks the 30th anniversary of the Challenger Space Shuttle explosion 72 seconds after launch on January 28th, 1986. While families of those brave astronauts will gather in Florida at the Kennedy Space Center today, NASA paid tribute through a video you can see at FM96.com.
Families of the astronauts who were killed when the Challenger space shuttle exploded 30 years ago will gather at Florida’s Kennedy Space Center to mark the somber anniversary.
Bell Let’s Keep Talking
The annual Bell Let’s Talk campaign raised more than $6 million dollars in support of mental health research and awareness in Canada yesterday with more than 125 million tweets, shares, calls and texts. They did break last year’s record by about 100 thousand dollars – high five if you were apart of that, and another high five if you’re continuing that conversation today.
Just Say No to VAPING?
You know there’s a group of the cool kids that work at the bank in the FM96 building…I see them standing outside in a clique every day when I come in, smoking these electronic cigarettes, and while I commend that they’re off cigarettes…those things have all sorts of their own toxic effects including breaking down your immune system and killing lung cells. If you need any more convincing…check out the 16 year old Canadian teen from Lethridge albert, suffering first and second degree burns from one exploding in his mouth.
Danko Jones Drops By FM96 Studios
Danko Jones is dropping by the studio today ahead of his show with London’s very own Heart Attack Kids at London Music Hall. We have lots to talk about including the passing of one of his idols (Lemmy) and this new live DVD out tomorrow which features a one-hour lecture on KISS, cool!! Listen live >> http://player.fm96.com
Check out the one hour KISS lecture as a bonus feature on our upcoming “Live At Wacken” dvd/blu-ray released Jan 29. pic.twitter.com/YVNQEo6nhL
— Danko Jones (@dankojones) January 26, 2016
Heart Attack Kids 9pm
Danko Jones 10pm