Steve Goddard

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United Artists Records

A Hard Day’s Night Premiered 50 Years Ago Today

The Beatles first film opened on July 6, 1964 and has just been remaster for blu-ray. Giles Martin (Sir George Martin’s son) has remixed the musical tracks for the latest release and it sounds great, [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/06/2014

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Pink Floyd Fans Will Get An Early Christmas Present

It’s hard to believe, but it’s been 20 years since Pink Floyd released a new album. That’s all about to change. Yesterday David Gilmour’s wife Polly Samson nonchalantly mentioned on her Twitter account that the [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/06/2014

Sun 209 single and stamper - Steve Goddard

Today In Pop Music: July 5 – 60 Years Ago Today: The Most Important Moment In Rock And Roll History

Nothing on this date in pop music is more important that what happened on July 5, 1954 – nothing. On this day 60 years ago, Elvis Presley broke into song during a rehearsal break at [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/05/2014

ABC Records

Today In Pop Music: July 4 – A Steely Split

JULY 4 BIRTHDAYS 1936 – Bill Withers 1943 – Alan Wilson (Canned Heat-guitar/harmonica/vocals – died 1970) 1948 – Jeremy Spence (Fleetwood Mac/guitar – left the band in 1971) 1954 – John Waite (The Babys – [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/04/2014

Atlantic Records

Today In Pop Music: July 3 – Crosby Stills And Nash Sing Together For The First Time

JULY 3 BIRTHDAYS 1930 – Tommy Tedesco – session guitarist and member of ‘The Wrecking Crew” hwo played on literally thousands of recordings by acts that included the Monkees, The Beach Boys, The Supremes, The [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/03/2014

Columbia Records

My Conversation With Art Garfunkel – In Concert Tomorrow Night At Talking Stick

I’ve interviewed Art Garfunkel twice.  With his sharp intellect you’d better be on your toes and have something to contribute.  But he sees you’re not just reading a list of pre-prepared questions, you can have [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/02/2014


29 Celebrity impressions – 1 Guy – 1 Original Song

Rob Cantor is a very talented guy.  He does some very good impressions of characters and celebrities. …….and some not so great ones. But I give him credit for attempting 29 impressions in an original [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/02/2014

Epic Records

Today In Pop Music: July 2 – First Artist With Five #1 Singles From One Album

JULY 2 BIRTHDAYS 1936 – Tom Springfield (The Springfields – Dusty Springfield’s brother) 1940 – Paul Williams (The Temptations/vocals – died 1973) 1942 – Leapy Lee (“Little Arrows”) ON THIS DAY 1956 – Elvis Presley [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/02/2014

Capitol Records - 1967

Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band – By The Numbers

Many critics consider The Beatles Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band album to be at #1 or close to the top of the greatest albums of all time.  I’ve compiled a few stats of my [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/01/2014

Capitol Records

Today In Pop Music: July 1 – Beatles Masterpiece One Ups Beach Boys Masterpiece

JULY 1 BIRTHDAYS 1928 – Bobby Day (“Rockin’ Robin” – died 1990) 1939 – Delaney Bramlett (Delaney and Bonnie – “Never Ending Song Of Love” – died 2008) 1945 – Deborah Harry (Blondie) 1946 – [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/01/2014