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Joan Rivers Classic Routine On Double Standard Of Being A Single Woman

Joan Rivers died today.  She was 81. Like her or not, Joan Rivers paved the way for countless female comedians who have come since Joan made her comedy debut in the early 60’s. On tonight’s […]

94.5 KOOL FM–09/04/2014

Steve Goddard

Today In Pop Music: August 29 – Beatles Last Concert Audio – MJ Birthday – Elvis Kidnapped

AUGUST 29 BIRTHDAYS 1920 – Charlie ‘Bird’ Parker (legendary jazz sax player – died 1955) 1924 – Dinah Washington (‘What A Difference A Day Makes – died 1963) 1943 – Dick Halligan (Blood Sweat and […]

94.5 KOOL FM–08/29/2014

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The Most Moving Robin Williams Tribute Of All In Just 60 Seconds

Sometimes a lot can be said with few words. This video is one of those times. After all the hour and half hour specials over the days since his death, this simple 60 second tribute […]

94.5 KOOL FM–08/20/2014

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RIP Don Pardo

I can remember as a kid getting ready every Saturday Night to watch Saturday Night Live on TV. And for as long as I can remember there was one constant on that show. Something that […]

94.5 KOOL FM–08/19/2014

Steve Goddard - May 1978

Announcement Of Elvis’ Death As It Happened 37 Years Ago Today

Do you remember where you were the day Elvis Presley died?  I not only have the memory, I have my audio of that day.  I was working at KCBQ in San Diego and just happened […]

94.5 KOOL FM–08/16/2014

Asylum Records

Today In Pop Music: July 31 – Eagles Fight Among Themselves During Concert

JULY 31 BIRTHDAYS 1958 – Bill Berry (R.E.M./drums) 1953 – Hugh McDowell (Electric Light Orchestra/cello) 1947 – Karl Green (Herman’s Hermits/guitar) 1946 – Gary Lewis 9This Diamond Ring) ON THIS DAY 1980 – During an […]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/31/2014

Casablanca Records

Today In Pop Music: July 29 – Kiss Member Avoids Kiss Of Death

JULY 29 BIRTHDAYS 1973 – Wanya Morris (Boys II Men/vocals) 1959 – John Sykes (Thin Lizzy and Whitesnake/guitar) 1953 – Geddy Lee (Rush/bass, vocals) 1947 – Carlo Santanna (Paper Lace/guitar – ‘The Night Chicago Died”) […]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/29/2014

Columbia Records

Today In Pop Music: July 25 – Dylan Goes Electric, Crowd Goes Ballistic

JULY 25 BIRTHDAYS 1925 – Bennie Benjamin – you won’t know the name but you’ve heard his work as a session drummer, one of Motown Records ‘The Funk Brothers’, who played on hundreds of sessions […]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/25/2014

Apple Records

Today In Pop Music: July 23 – Paul McCartney Makes The Biggest Mistake Of His Life

JULY 23 BIRTHDAYS 1945 – Dino Danelli – (The Rascals/drums) 1947 – David Essex (“Rock On”) 1947 – Tony Joe White (singer/songwriter – “Polk Salad Annie”) 1950 – Blair Thorton (Bachman-Turner Overdrive/guitar) 1952 – Janis […]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/23/2014

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