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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

Capitol Records

Today In Pop Music: May 16 – Beach Boys Blow Beatles Minds

MAY 16 BIRTHDAYS Pervis Jackson (Spinners/vocals) – died 2008) 1947 – Darrell Sweet (Nazareth/guitar – died 1999) 1953 – Richard Page (Mr Mister/guitar-vocals) 1966 – Janet Jackson ON THIS DAY 1966 – Bob Dylan’s iconic […]

94.5 KOOL FM–05/16/2014

London Records

Today In Pop Music: May 6 – Most Famous Guitar Lick Of The 60’s

MAY 6 BIRTHDAYS 1942 – Colin Earl (Mungo Jerry/piano – ‘In The Summertime’) 1945 – Bob Seger 1948 – Mary MacGregor (‘Torn Between Two Lovers’) ON THIS DAY 1966 – The Beatles continued work on […]

94.5 KOOL FM–05/06/2014

Capitol Records

Today In Pop Music: April 24 – Last Time John Lennon And Paul McCartney Were Together

APRIL 24 BIRTHDAYS 1942 – Barbra Streisand 1945 – Doug Clifford (Creedence Clearwater Revival-Revisited/drums) 1947 – Glenn Cornick – (Jethro Tull/bass guitar) 1947 – Ann Kelly (The Hues Corporation – ‘Rock The Boat’) 1951 – […]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/24/2014

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Eerie Mash Up: John Lennon Imagine – Paul McCartney Band On The Run – Wow!

Some creative genius has a lot of knowledge, a lot of free time,  a vivid imagination (no pun intended) and a passion for Lennon-McCartney. What happens when you speed up the music track from John […]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/14/2014

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Today In Pop Music: April 11 – Total Domination Of Billboard’s Hot 100 Chart

It had never happened before, and it will never happen again. Billboard’s Hot 100 Chart dated April 11, 1964 showed 14 songs out of the 100 were all by the same group. The Beatles. They […]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/11/2014

Apple Records

Today In Pop Music: April 10 – Beatles Call It Quits

APRIL 10 BIRTHDAYS 1936 – Bobbie Smith (Spinners/vocals – died 2013 – pneumonia) 1947 – Karl Russell (Hues Corporation – ‘Rock The Boat’) 1959 – Brian Setzer (Stray Cats/guitar – Brian Setzer Orchestra) ON THIS […]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/10/2014

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