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Date: June 25, 2022
Feature: Solid Gold Oldies + More
6pm - 7pm
Things - Bobby Darin - 1962
Tell Me To My Face - Hollies - 1966
Take A Letter Maria - R. B. Greaves - 1969
When Smokey Sings - ABC - 1986
Going To A Go-Go - Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - 1965 - Check out this cool video!
Inflation In the Nation - Dickie Goodman - 1974
Anyone For Tennis - Cream - 1967
Who’s Your Baby - The Archies - 1970
Holiday Inn - Elton John - 1971
Slip Slidin' Away - Paul Simon - 1977
Killer At 25 - Glass Moon - 1980
Black Betty - Ram Jam - 1977 - Written by Leadbelly in 1939!
Wet Willie - Rainman - 1977
Real Love - The Cretones - 1979 - Part of the L.A. "New Wave" scene, leader Billy Goldenberg wrote songs for Linda Ronstadt's Mad Love LP.
7pm - 8pm
Elaine “Spanky” McFarlane - 80
Ann Wilson (Heart) - 72
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys) - 80
Anne Murray - 77 Lionel Richie - 73
Sir Ray Davies - 78
Nils Lofgren - 70 June 22
Kris Kristofferson - 86
Peter Asher - 78
Howard Kaylan (Turtles) - 75 Todd Rundgren - 74
Bruce Johnston (Beach Boys) - 78
Jeff Beck - 78
Mick Fleetwood - 75
Eddie Floyd 85
Carly Simon 77
Allen Lanier (Blue Oyster Cult) 1946
Lazy Day - Spanky And Our Gang - 1967
Heartless - Heart - 1978
Snowbird - Anne Murray - 1970
Brick House - The Commodores - 1977
God Only Knows - The Beach Boys - 1967 -
Trivia: Which Wilson Brother sang lead vocals
on this? Scroll to the end for the answer...
Sloop John B -The Beach Boys - 1967 -
American Masters on PBS has a great, new bio
on Brian Wilson! Catch it if you can...
Loving Arms - Kris And Rita - 1973
Get Closer - Linda Ronstadt - 1982 - Peter Asher produced her albums from 1973 -1989, all certified Platinum, and was also her manager!
Outside Chance - The Turtles - 1966 - Written by fellow White Whale recording artist Warren Zevon, under his nom-de-composeur "Lyme".
Love in Action - Utopia - 1977 - Utopia was a side project of Todd Rundgren, who had their own Top 40 hit, "Set Me Free" in 1980.
Hold Me - Fleetwood Mac -1982
Heart Full Of Soul - The Yardbirds - 1965
White Lies - Grin - 1972
Knock On Wood - Eddie Floyd - 1966 - Co- written by Floyd and Memphis stalwart, Steve Cropper.
Jukebox Music - The Kinks - 1977
Mockingbird - Carly Simon and James Taylor - 1974
In Thee - Blue Oyster Cult - 1979 - Written and sung by the late Allen Lanier. The closest BOC came to CSN harmony-wise and a song you don't hear on Classic Rock radio... 😞
8pm - 9pm
Tulsa Time - Eric Clapton - 1977 - Request
from Scottie to Brooktondale Peggy.
I Don't Want To Love You (But You Got Me
Anyway) - Sutherland Brothers And Quiver -
Alive And Kicking - Simple Minds -1985
I'm Not Going To Let It Bother Me Tonight -
ARS - 1977
Havana Daydreaming - Jimmy Buffet - 1976
You've Never Been This Far Before - Conway
Twitty - 1973
Some People - Paul Young - 1986
Front Line - Stevie Wonder - 1982 - One of the best anti-war anthems of the 80's, Stevie's vocal growls make this a powerful song.