Top 10 Mix 92 Stories of 2011
From celebrity deaths to sports to new and old albums, 2011 was a big year for the Mix 92 website. Take a look at the biggest stories from our website for 2011.
Dan Peek, formerly of the band ‘America’ died July 24th at the age of 60.
Mick Jagger has released the video from his new band project ‘Super Heavy’, which features Jagger and band mates Joss Stone, Damian Marley, and Dave Stewart. The song ‘Miracle Worker’ meshes elements of vintage soul, reggae, hip hop, and rock.
Former Abilenian and frontman for Johnny Dee and The Rocket 88′s, Keith Landers has died at the age of 60.
We suffered through one of the hottest summers on record with plenty of days that temps were 100+.
Paul McCartney reissued few of his albums, including his 1st, with rare and unreleased recordings.
"Smile" was set to be the follow up to the legendary "Pet Sounds" album, but was shelved by Brian Wilson due to his well documented drug problems and reported exhaustion during the intricate recording sessions. The Beach Boys finally blew the dust off these recordings and made them available for their fans.
Shay put together a piece about the best places in Abilene to host a kids birthday party. Some places still open, some are not.
The death of Bin Laden was huge everywhere, including the Mix 92 website.
Like many, Shay is a fan of New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter. Here she wrote about him closing in on 3,000 career hits.
Annette Charles was best known for her role in the movie Grease. She passed away at the age of 63 this past year.