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Capitol Records

Paul McCartney Is 72 Today – His Top 10 Albums

Here’s the shocker: Band On The Run” isn’t the biggest album of Paul McCartney’s solo career.  It’s close, but one other album beat it out. Here are Paul’s top 10 in order, with audio of […]

94.5 KOOL FM–06/18/2014

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New Beatles Mono Audiophile Vinyl Coming – How It Differs From The CD’s

The Beatles mono albums have been newly remastered for release on vinyl this September. Wait a minute…..wasn’t their mono and stereo catalog remastered just five years ago? Well yes, but while those mono/stereo CD sets […]

94.5 KOOL FM–06/18/2014

Capitol Records

Today In Pop Music: June 18 – Paul McCartney Is 72 – Lennon Lyrics Bring Big Bucks

JUNE 18 BIRTHDAYS 1942 – Paul McCartney 1942 – Carl Radle (Derek and the Dominos/bass) 1942 – Richard Perry (record producer – Carly Simon, Ringo Starr, Barbra Streisand Leo Sayer, Diana Ross, The Pointer Sisters) […]

94.5 KOOL FM–06/18/2014

Atco Records

Today In Pop Music: June 16 – The First Major Rock Festival Gets Underway

JUNE 16 BIRTHDAYS 1941 – Lamont Dozier (legendary Motown songwriter/producer – wrote hits for The Supremes, Four Tops,Marvin Gaye, Marths and the Vandellas, Freda Payne, chairmen of the Board, among others.) 1942 – Edward Levert […]

94.5 KOOL FM–06/16/2014

Arista Records

Today In Pop Music: June 13 – Big Records Set With Whitney’s Second Album

JULY 13 BIRTHDAYS 1934 – Uriel Jones (Motown Records session drummer) – You may not know his name, but you know the songs he played on: Marvin Gaye’s ‘I Heard It Through The Grapevine’, The […]

94.5 KOOL FM–06/13/2014

Capitol Records

Today In Pop Music: June 11 – Paul McCartney’s Biggest Mistake – By Far

JUNE 11 BIRTHDAYS 1940 – Joseph DiNicola (stage name: Joey Dee [and the Starlighters] – ‘Peppermint Twist’ – Jimi Hendrix was a member of the band during 1964) 1946 – John Lawton (Uriah Heap/vocals – […]

94.5 KOOL FM–06/11/2014

RCA Victor

Today In Pop Music: June 9 – John Lennon Attends Historic Elvis Presley Concert In New York

JUNE 9 BIRTHDAYS 1915 – Les Paul – inventor of iconic solid body rock and roll guitar, close miking on studio recordings, multi track tape machines, echo delay.  Without Les Paul, rock and roll would […]

94.5 KOOL FM–06/09/2014

Columbia Records

Today In Pop Music: May 28 – Beatles And Bob Dylan Bond

MAY 28 BIRTHDAYS 1944 – Billy Vera (“At This Moment”) 1944 – Gladys Knight 1945 – John Fogerty 1968 – Kylie Minogue ON THIS DAY 1966 – Percy Sledge began a two reek run at […]

94.5 KOOL FM–05/28/2014

Asylum Records

Today In Pop Music: May 20 – An Eagle’s All Star Wedding Guest List

MAY 20 BIRTHDAY 1944 – Joe Cocker 1946 – Cher (real name: Cherilyn Sarkasian) 1947 – Steve Currie (T. Rex/bass – died 1981 – car accident) 1955 – Steve George (Mr. Mister/keyboards) 1958 – Jane […]

05/20/2014

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