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America

Here we are on the threshold of the long holiday 4th of July weekend so we thought we’d do something a little patriotic for you.  We’re going to spotlight an artist who has sold 125 million records worldwide.  This guy is one of the top recording artists ever.  He was born in Brooklyn, sang in…

You Oughta Know

The big story today is the divorce announced of Jennifer Gardner and Ben Affleck.  Very very sad, we thought we play a song that would spell out the whole feeling Jennifer Gardner might be feeling today.  I was looking for like an angry revenge, that kind of a feeling, and I think I got the…

Who's Crying Now

Okay I brought a really cool album in today, the name of the album is Escape.  It’s by the group Journey and Jonathon Cain the piano player who helped write this song, and the other co-writer is steve perry, the vocalist for Journey.  He is known by some music people, as simply the voice.  

I've Seen All Good People

One of The English Rock n roll bands is morning the loss of one their members this morning.  His name is Chris Squire and he was the bass player for the group Yes.  And he had been battling leukemia for quite a while and he lost his battle over the weekend.  We thought we’d play…

Miss You

Every once in a while one of these supergroups will bring in guest musicians to just mess around and have fun. So Billy Preston was in the studio with Mick Jagger and they were just jamming, playing some stuff, singing, and horsing around. And they came up with this, which ended up being a huge…

Rosanna By Toto

Today is singer songwriter David Paich 61st Birthday.  You may not know who this is, but he wrote a song that was a million selling gold certified hit single, a record of the year Grammy award and peaked at number 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 for five consecutive weeks.  He had his group and…

Baker Street

The singing artist Gerry Rafferty use to sing with group called Steelers Wheel, and then he was done with them. He wanted to go out and do his own thing, have his own solo career, but he had these contracts he with Steelers Wheel he had to do deal with. So he would travel on…

Don't Look Back

I brought in the super group Boston’s second album. It was called Don’t Look Back and on side one, cut one, is the title track from the album. This song reached number four on the Hot 100.

All Along The Watchtower

I’m excited about this song. I love this song. I brought my album Electric Ladyland in by the Jimi Hendrix experience. The thing about Jimi was that he had such big hands. When he put his hands on the guitar frets he could play huge cords because he could reach so many frets at the…

My Father's Eyes

Ok here we are, we are on the threshold of Father’s Day. Father’s Day weekend is here, the big day is Sunday. I thought that we’d play a song for all the dads out there. It’s funny you will interpret this the way you will; everybody hears it a little differently. Eric Clapton wrote this…