Aloe Blacc chats with Damon Scott and Gina J. backstage at The Grammys.

Aloe Blacc Brings Gravitas and Talks Fatherhood

As Aloe Blacc sat down sporting a velvet jacket, leather shoes and fedora, Damon Scott deemed him a “refined artist” and said he brought “gravitas” to the show.

96.5 TIC–01/28/2014

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Austin Mahone Talks Partying with Pitbull & Nerding It Up on ‘The Millers’

Teen hearthrob Austin Mahone is releasing a new single with Pitbull, and he sits down with Damon and Gina to talk music, acting and everything else he’s got going on!

01/27/2014

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Cage The Elephant Explain Their Style & Why They Never Do The Same Song Twice

There’s ‘No Rest for the Wicked,’ or for Cage the Elephant– the band is on a buzz-worthy rise right now, and they explained their unique approach to music backstage at the GRAMMYs. “We’ve always been […]

01/26/2014

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MKTO Is Big In New Zealand

MKTO spoke on their surprise success in New Zealand (!!) off their first single “Thank You” backstage at the GRAMMYs.

01/26/2014

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Ryan Star Talks New Music, New Look & More

Ryan Star just finished his latest album A N G E L S + A N I M A L S and he talked all about it backstage at the GRAMMYs.

01/26/2014

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Hot Chelle Rae Backstage at the GRAMMYs

Hot Chelle Rae sat down with Damon and Gina at the GRAMMYs… Check out their backstage interview!

01/24/2014

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Demi Lovato Talks Neon Lights Tour Backstage at The GRAMMY Awards

Damon Scott and Gina J caught up with Demi Lovato backstage at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles! The “Neon Lights” singer is gearing up for a big year ahead, hitting the road for one of the most highly anticipated tours of 2014!

01/24/2014

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John Legend Speaks Backstage at the GRAMMYs

John Legend took the time to speak with Damon and Gina backstage at the GRAMMYs. Check out their full interview here!

01/24/2014

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Billy Bush Catches Up With Damon & Gina Backstage at the GRAMMYs

Billy Bush stopped by to visit with his fellow 96.5 TIC personalities Damon and Gina J backstage at the GRAMMYs! Check out the full interview here…

01/24/2014

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Gavin DeGraw On Olympic Music, Football Music & More

The always hilarious Gavin DeGraw explained how he landed songs in the NFL and the Olympics, his first GRAMMY nom and more with Damon and Gina J backstage at the GRAMMYs.

01/24/2014

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Backstage at The GRAMMYs: Day Two

Damon, Gina, Debbie Wright and Cory are back at it for another day backstage at the GRAMMYs! See the latest photos… and keep checking back all day long for more from the biggest artists and hottest stars at the GRAMMY Awards!!

01/24/2014

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Damon & Gina Backstage at the GRAMMYs: Recapping Day One

Damon and Gina J are coming at you live from backstage at the GRAMMYs once again today starting at 3pm.

01/24/2014

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Alex & Sierra Talk Music After Winning ‘X Factor’

Indie folk duo Alex & Sierra were the first band ever to win The X Factor, and since claiming their title they’ve been hard at work on their debut album. But they took some time to chat with Damon and Gina backstage at the GRAMMYs.

01/24/2014

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The Plain White Ts Admit They’re Not Afraid of U2 Backstage at the GRAMMYs

Plain White Ts frontman Tom Higgenson spent some time catching up with Damon and Gina backstage to talk about new music, and why he’s not scared of U2.

01/24/2014

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Music Educators Award Nominee Ken Knappenberger Speaks at the GRAMMYs

You never know when a story is going to melt your heart, and one of them is Ken Knappenberger, who sat down with Damon and Gina backstage at the GRAMMYs.

01/24/2014

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Ariana Grande Talks ‘The Way’ Backstage at The GRAMMY Awards

Ariana Grande stopped by to visit with Damon and Gina J backstage at the GRAMMYs… Check out what she had to say about her new music and more!

01/23/2014

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Backstage at the 2014 GRAMMYs: Day One

Damon and Gina are backstage at the GRAMMYs in LA! Check out their pics from Los Angeles, as they rub elbows with (sort of) stars and GRAMMY hopefuls!

01/23/2014

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Justin Bieber… One Year Later

What a difference a year makes!!

01/23/2014

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Damon & Gina J Do The 2014 GRAMMYs

Once again Damon Scott and Gina J are hitting Los Angeles to cover all the GRAMMYs action LIVE… Get ready!!

01/23/2014

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Jen Rizzotti Talks Hartford Hawks Basketball with Damon Scott

Hartford Hawks Basketball coach talked to Damon Scott about the Hawks’ season and lots more. Check out their full interview here!

01/22/2014

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The Date Doctor: How To Know If You’ve Met ‘The One’

There’s a lot of confusion when it comes to relationships, new or old… Sometimes it’s hard to understand how serious something actually is. This week, Jaimy has some advice on how to figure out if your significant other really is “the one” or not… Check it out!

01/21/2014

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Project Closet: Red Carpet Fashion Trends

We saw a lot of fashion trends on the Red Carpet at the Golden Globes, and since it’s awards season, Debbie wanted to give a rundown to make these trends relatable to our own closet! Many of these trends are available at Body Talk in Avon!

01/17/2014

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Carolyn Phillips’ Myths & Facts About Fat

Sometimes it’s hard to sift through all the information out there, so Carolyn Phillips is here to tackle some myths and facts about fat. See what she has to say!

01/16/2014

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Sam Hatch’s DVD Picks For The Week: The Butler, Enough Said, Carrie & More

There’s a TON of new movies out on DVD and Blu Ray this week… dramas like The Butler, romance like The Spectacular Now, action from Vin Diesel’s Riddick, and scary stuff like You’re Next and Carrie… Let’s jump in to the exciting new releases you can buy, rent or stream today!

01/15/2014

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Damon Scott Talks Disney On Ice

Disney On Ice is here in Hartford through this weekend with the “Princesses and Heroes” show, and one of our Disney heroes called in to talk about the performance with Damon!

01/10/2014

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Damon Scott’s Walkability Part Three: The XL Center

Damon Scott at the Hartford Wolf Pack’s Sonar had lots of fun at Winterfest at Bushnell Park, and now they’re walking their way to the XL Center.

01/10/2014

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Project Closet: Debbie Wright’s Top Workout Wear

Tis the resolution season, and everyone’s hitting the gym, so Debbie wants to make sure all you ladies are going out in style. So many outfits we wear to the gym, they end up keeping on for errands, so we end up living in them and want to loom our best.

01/10/2014

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Damon Scott’s Walkability Part Two: Bushnell Park

After scoping out Front Street, Damon and Sonar from the Hartford Wolf Pack took a quick walk to Winterfest at Bushnell Park!

01/09/2014

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Damon Scott’s Walkability Part One: Front Street

In this installment, Damon and his “dog” (or is it “dawg”?) Sonar from the Hartford Wolfpack take a stroll through all the exciting things to do on Front Street.

01/09/2014

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Sam Hatch’s DVD Picks For The Week: Runner Runner, Closed Circuit & More

It’s a pretty low key week to kick off 2014, but there’s some choice new movies you may have missed to enjoy on home video… Get all the latest releases from our resident movie expert, Sam Hatch!

01/08/2014