Happy New Year!!
Here are some 2016 Year-in-Review Highlights 
To get to ALL our archives CLICK our Blog, then scroll down to 'Archives'

*JANUARY 2016...

We like to call Gonzuela "Moncton's Queen of Cakes."
She was on The Food Network's Cake Wars: Star Wars show and won it!
The show hasn't aired in Canada yet,
but Gonzuela gave us this exclusive behind-the-scenes video...

Here are some photos of the cake she made for us today...

CLICK HERE to follow Gonzuela on Facebook
CLICK HERE for Gonzuela on Twitter
CLICK HERE for the Food Network's Cake Wars

Scotty & Tony> After a Storm, Everyone's Frazzled #BackwardPants
Posted by XL Country 96.9 on Thursday, 14 January 2016

*FEBRUARY 2016...

Here's the Video that everybody's talking about...
More info HERE

We were talking about the "Damn, Daniel" viral video...here's the eBay listing for the white sneakers. As of 6 this...
Posted by Tony Smith on Tuesday, 23 February 2016

Re-sharing this video from Friday, when Scotty bet all the money in his pocket that Handsome Paul couldn't put the rest of the Timbits in his mouth.
*professional in controlled environment: do not attempt*

Sooooo...this just happened hahahahaha!#Friday
Posted by XL Country 96.9 on Friday, 12 February 2016

*MARCH 2016...

Congratulations Armand Aube who won the meet & greet grand prize


This week at 8:20a you can listen for "Tone Up with Johnny" and get a quick fitness tip from Johnny Reid.
Then you can call and win tickets to his show on March 28th at Moncton Coliseum.
You'll also qualify for a Grand Prize Draw for a Meet-n-Greet!
*draw is on Friday
*Listen online at Bit.ly/listentoXL

Sample of Tone Up with Johnny

From Cathy in the newsroom
A big ol' chunk of Elephant Rock at the Hopewell Rocks has broken off. 
It's the one you see on your Medicare Card

So if it doesn't look like an elephant any more, WHAT SHOULD WE CALL IT??

Via Nicole: "... looks like a Troll to me."

*APRIL 2016...

Tony's Merle Mixtape...

Your comments on the XL Facebook...

The country world loses a great one today. here is a clip from his Moncton show https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EWZo2AnTItY
Posted by XL Country 96.9 on Wednesday, 6 April 2016

*MAY 2016...

Here's some scenes from Aaron Pritchett's Top-Secret Show at Tide & Boar last night...

*Dust on the Bottle

*Professional Beer Opener: Do Not Attempt

For info on more shows CLICK HERE

The Municpal Election is coming up on Monday, May 9th.
Today (May 2) from 10a-8:00p is the advance poll...
Enter your address/ community HERE to find out where to vote

List of candidates HERE

*Remember: Tabulator Machines can also be used 
to make delicious grilled cheese sandwiches

*JUNE 2016...

CLICK HERE for more info

We thought the cat might scratch up your face...
so we've designed a new version of Licki Brush...
*Now with Scratch Guard©

Thanks to Bev and all the crew at McDonald's on Mountain Rd for having us over for ‪#‎buildyourownburger‬ ‪#‎2thumbsup‬👍👍

*JULY 2016...


See You Soon, Cavendish!

The scoop:
-Zac Brown at Cavendish Beach Music Fest on July 9th
-Advance Tickets go on sale today until Friday for $150!!
("Beach Bunch pre-sale tickets go on sale Wednesday, November 16 at 10:00a until Friday, November 18 at 9:59a) *Need that code? ... "Canada150"

-On Friday a bunch of tickets will go on sale at $169.50.
When those sell out, the price jumps a bit
 click pic for ticket details

"It's official, Zac Brown Band will be headlining Sunday, July 9th, 2017!
#happy #bestweekend #sorryforthehashtags
Tickets go on sale Friday, Nov. 18th at 10:00AM!
Visit www.cavendishbeachmusic.com for details."

*AUGUST 2016...

This weekend's big Selena Gomez concert has been cancelled- she needs to get well

*SEPTEMBER 2016...

Luke Bryan had to implement a "No-Touchie-the-Tooshie" policy... (ff to 1:30)

Ellen, you cheeky monkey!
A video posted by Ellen (@theellenshow) on

*OCTOBER 2016...

*NOVEMBER 2016...

Here it is... the Lousy Stinkin Monday Song...


Thanks to Tim Hicks for stopping in today!

Here's a clip with Tim Hicks describing how he "wrote a song" with Florida Georgia Line...

Tim Hicks performs "Shake These Walls" ...

Concert details...

The Road to Cavendish Show will have Tim Hicks featuring James Barker Band, at Casino New Brunswick on Friday January 27th

www.cavendishbeachmusic.com (to combine with Cavendish Beach Fest tickets) 
or http://timhicksmusic.com for an exclusive VIP add-on

Here's another link to listen (works better on mobile)

*DECEMBER 2016...

Critics agree, "One of my favourite holiday albums! So Christmassy!! Gibberson really captures the feelings of the season! It sure smells... Like Christmas."

(11 awesome tracks! May take a minute to load)