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Rolling Stones Records

Today In Pop Music: February 20 – Greatest Yard Sale Bargin Of All Time

FEBRUARY 20 BIRTHDAYS 1941 – Buffy Sainte-Marie – singer/songwriter – wrote ‘Up Where We Belong’ 1946 – J. Geils (Jerome Geils – J. Geils Band guitarist – ‘Centerfold’) 1950 – Walter Becker (Steely Dan – […]

94.5 KOOL FM–02/20/2014

2014 MusiCares Person Of The Year Honoring Carole King

Today In Pop Music: February 18 – 3,000 Fans Crash Celebrity Wedding

FEBRUARY 18 BIRTHDAYS 1933 – Yoko Ono – do the math….she’s 81 1939 – Bobby Hart (singer/songwriter – Tommy Boyce & Bobby Hart, ‘Last Train To Clarksville’) 1947 – Dennis DeYoung (Styx – lead singer/keyboards) […]

02/18/2014

Coral Records

Today In Pop Music: Buddy Holly’s Last Recordings

JANUARY 22 BIRTHDAYS 1931 – Sam Cooke – (singer/songwriter/producer – ‘Another Saturday Night’, ‘ ‘Only Sixteen’, ‘A Change Is Gonna Come’) 1940 – Addie Harris (The Shirelles – ‘Will You Love Me Tomorrow’, ‘Soldier Boy’ […]

94.5 KOOL FM–01/22/2014

Atco Records

Today In Pop Music: January 21 – Beatles Member Marries Girl Immortalized In Clapton’s ‘Layla’

JANARY 21 BIRTHDAYS 1938 – Wolfman Jack (real name: Bob Smith – died 1995) 1942 – Edwin Starr (‘Twenty Five Miles’ – ‘War’ – died 2003) 1942 – Mac Davis (‘Baby Don’t Get Hooked On […]

94.5 KOOL FM–01/21/2014

Asylum Records

Today In Pop Music: January 15 – The Meaning Of ‘Hotel California’

JANUARY 15 BIRTHDAYS 1951 – Martha Davis (The Motels/singer – ‘Only the Lonely’, ‘Suddenly Last Summer’) 1952 – Melvyn Gale (Electric Light Orchestra/cello) 1967 – Lisa Velez (Lisa Lisa and Cult Jam) ON THIS DAY […]

94.5 KOOL FM–01/15/2014

Motown Records

Today In Pop Music: January 14 – Supremes Say So Long To Diana

JANUARY 14 BIRTHDAYS 1936 – Clarence Carter (‘Slip Away’, ‘Patches’) 1938 – Alan Toussaint – (singer/songwriter – ‘Working In the Coal Mine’, Southern Nights’) 1948 – Tim Harris The Foundations – drums – ‘Build Me […]

94.5 KOOL FM–01/14/2014

A & M Records

Today In Pop Music: Iconic Band Records First Album For Under $2200

JANUARY 11 BIRTHDAYS 1930  Bobby Lester (Moonglows – ‘Sincerely’ – died 1980 – cancer) 1955  Fred White (Earth, Wind, and F.ire – drums/percussion) 1955  Trevor Rabin (Yes – guitar – ‘Your Move’,’Roundabout’,’Owner of A Lonely […]

94.5 KOOL FM–01/13/2014

Warner Brothers Records

Happy Birthday To Rod Stewart – Closing In On A Milestone

Roderick David Stewart has been making great music since 1964 as a solo artist, then joining the Jeff Beck Group, Faces, and back to a solo career. His stature in the music industry is beyond […]

94.5 KOOL FM–01/10/2014

Rolling Stones Records

Today In Pop Music: January 9 – Five Greatest Double Albums Of All Time

January 9 Birthdays 1929 – Bill Cowsill (The Cowsills – ‘Hair’, ‘The Rain The Park and Other Things’ – died 2006) 1941  – Joan Baez (‘The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down’) 1943 – Kenny […]

94.5 KOOL FM–01/09/2014