Michael Stanley 3:00pm To 7:00pm

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Michael Stanley is Cleveland’s most recognized entertainer and musician. Stanley is WNCX’s Afternoon Drive Air Personality, playing Classic Rock Favorites from 3 PM – 7 PM every weekday afternoon.

Stanley’s diverse career encompasses all aspects of the music industry, radio and television. From writing, and recording to performance, he has done it all in the music industry. He has recorded 18 albums, leading several versions of his original group, The Michael Stanley Band, including Michael Stanley and Friends and The Ghost Poets. He’s performed hundreds of concerts and holds countless attendance records at Blossom, The Front Row and the Richfield Coliseum. He co-hosted WJW TV 8’s PM Magazine program for eight years and was a feature reporter on WJW’s First Look. Stanley won 12 regional Emmy Awards for his television writing.

Born and raised in Cleveland, Michael Stanley embodies the sprit of his hometown. His music and lyrics reflect the lives of the people who have been tuning in to hear him play their favorite classic rock music every day on WNCX for the past ten years. Stanley’s passion for music and incredible wit make him one of the most desired and loved personalities in Northeast Ohio.

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Win Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers Tickets

Listen to Michael Stanley weekday afternoons for your chance to win a pair of tickets to see Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers at Quicken Loans Arena June 10th.

12/10/2016

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“Here We Go Again” Indeed!

A musical Browns blast from the past!

12/07/2016

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Hey Guys…If You Ever Read One Blog Of Mine Please Make It This One!

Some personal thoughts on prostate cancer.

12/07/2016

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Man Bites Dog? No, Man Sucker-Punches Kangaroo…

Check out the real thunder from down under!

12/05/2016

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Rogue Beavers; When Will The Madness Stop?

What happens when beavers go bad?

12/01/2016

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How About This idea For The “Westworld” Finale…

Kill ’em all, let Maeve sort ’em out!

11/30/2016

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Kyrie Gets Some Non-Hometown Love!

Is this the year we see Kyrie unleashed?

11/29/2016

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Wondering How This Season Of “Westworld” Is Going To End? Here’s What Dolores has To Say About That…

As the first season winds down, what’s ahead on “Westworld’?

11/18/2016

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What Went Down The Night The Beatles Met Bob Dylan? Dylan, Almost…

What really happened the night Dylan met The Beatles?

11/15/2016

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If You Thought This Election Rocked, Just Wait Until 2020!

Who’s gonna rock 2020? Dwayne might…

11/14/2016

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With The Passing of Leonard Cohen We Now Have One Less Genius…

Here’s a great article on the late Leonard Cohen.

11/11/2016

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The Browns: A National Review…

The Browns: what does the real world think?

11/10/2016

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No, The Electoral College Doesn’t Have A Football Team!

Is that where the electricians learn their craft?

11/09/2016

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How Fast Can You Solve a Rubik’s Cube? Not As Fast As This Dude!

Watch a World Record get broken in 4.74 seconds!

11/07/2016

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Nicolas Cage Finally Finds The Perfect Movie For Nicolas Cage!

Nicholas Cage’s new movie, “Army Of One”; let the crazy begin!

11/04/2016

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Are You Going Through “Game Of Thrones” Withdrawal? We can Help!

Did your favorite “Game Of Thrones” moment make the list?

11/02/2016

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On Election Night Stephen Colbert Will Put An End To All This Garbage!

You can’t swear on CBS but you can on Showtime!

11/01/2016

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Keeping Abreast Of Elvira, The Halloween Queen…

Meet the real Elvira, Mistress of The Dark.

10/31/2016

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How To Lose 3 Billion Dollars In One Hour…

What’s it like to lose 3 billion dollars in one hour?

10/31/2016

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A Halloween “Treat” That’s Wrong In So Many Ways…

Dude…just give ’em a Snickers!

10/28/2016

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How Come NFL Ratings Are Down?

What’s up with the NFL’s TV ratings?

10/26/2016

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You Can Spend Halloween In Dracula’s Actual Castle!

Spend Halloween in Count Dracula’s digs!

10/20/2016

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When Will Willem DaFoe Play The Role He Was Born To Do?

Willem DaFoe’s resume is missing the perfect role!

10/19/2016

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Happy 90th Birthday To The Real King Of Rock N’ Roll!

Happy 90th Birthday, Chuck Berry!

10/18/2016

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Does That Big Mac Come With Wi-Fi?

Is the Big Mac On Borrowed Time?

10/17/2016

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Pollster Frank Luntz Takes The Phrase “He’s A Little Too Into It” To New Heights!

Frank Luntz takes political “fanboy” stuff to the max!

10/12/2016

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Behind The Scenes At Comedy Central’s 2011 Roast Of Donald Trump…

The story behind the roast of Donald Trump.

10/11/2016

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The Presidential Race: Sometimes Hollywood Has A Better Idea…

Does Hollywood have a better idea for our President?

10/10/2016

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Bruce Takes On Rock Star Mortality…

Bruce vs. Father Time.

10/07/2016

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Stephen Colbert Takes On The Creepy Clown Epidemic,,,

The creepy clown conversation continues!

10/06/2016

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“Oh My God”, Janice Talks About Life With Her “Friends”…

“Oh my God”, it’s Janice!

10/05/2016

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Clownpocalypse: What’s The Freakin’ Deal?

Clowns; America’s silent killers?

10/04/2016

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Was “Westworld” Worth The Wait?

“Westworld”: yes or no?

10/03/2016

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Thinking of Voting Libertarian? You Might Want To Watch This First…

Nobody said that running for President would be easy…but it does lead to some funny s#@t!

09/30/2016

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Doctor Strange Gets Comfortably Numb…

Benedict Cumberbatch joins David Gilmour on “Comfortably Numb”…

09/29/2016

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Register To Vote Or The Rock Will Kick Your Ass!

Yeah, you tell The Rock you’re not going to vote!

09/28/2016

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Bob Dylan Is About To Release a New Box-Set That Is Bigger Than Rhode Island!

Dylan’s new CD Box-set is bigger than you!

09/28/2016

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The Morning After…Here Come The Debate Tweets!

Here come the Twitter trolls!

09/27/2016

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Bruce Picks HIS Favorite Five Bruce Songs…

Does Bruce’s answer match yours?

09/26/2016

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The 100 Greatest TV Shows of All-Time…You decide…

Did your favorite TV show make the list?

09/23/2016

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Here’s Your Latest “Westworld” Update…

Ten days until “Westworld”!

09/22/2016

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Does Your Dog Really Need More Than One iPhone 7?

What do you mean your dog doesn’t have a Facebook page?

09/21/2016

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John Prine Gets Honored!

John Prine; an American original!

09/20/2016

Bob Marley Performs On Stage

Get Up, Stand Up, Call Your Lawyer!

All is not well in Bob Marley land.

09/19/2016

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Playing Phone Tag With Donald Trump & Lewis Black…

Mr. Trump. meet Lewis Black!

09/14/2016

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You Might Not Want To Have Stephen Colbert Introduce You…

Stephen Colbert brings the pain!

09/12/2016

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My 50th High School Reunion…Who Are All These Old People?

Welcome to my 50th Class Reunion!

09/08/2016

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