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Giorgio Moroder DJs for the first time ever May 20, 2013 (Matthew Ismael Ruiz for Radio.com)

‘A Night with Giorgio Moroder’ Coming to Las Vegas

Having helmed such timeless dance floor classics as Donna Summer’s “I Feel Love” and Blondie’s “Call Me,” Moroder has announced that he’s been working with “a huge American management company” on a lavish stage show called “A Night with Giorgio Moroder,” which he describes as a “permanent show, based on disco.”

11/14/2013

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TOP 10 TUESDAY: Top 10 DISCO Songs!

The 70′s. You gotta love it, right? SO much music to choose from and then this music called “DISCO” hit us right over the head! Some of us loved it, some of us hated it, […]

94.5 KOOL FM–11/12/2013

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Nile Rodgers’ Perfect Marriage with ‘Coming to America’

Coming to America is a truly timeless comedy: Eddie Murphy in his prime and Arsenio Hall before people forgot who Arsenio Hall is. The film was a domestic and worldwide success, earning over $128 million […]

08/14/2013

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Donna Summer, Randy Newman Lead Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Inductees

The Rock And Roll Hall of Fame announced its inductees for 2013 at a press conference held at the Nokia Theater L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles today, and two solo acts who have been eligible for years have finally been voted in: Donna Summer and Randy Newman. (Artists are eligible 25 years after their first release.)

12/11/2012

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Is 2013 Disco’s Year? Donna Summer, Chic On Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Ballot

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s 2013 ballot is out, and disco icons Donna Summer and Chic are both up for induction this year. Of course, “rock” fans have a complicated history with disco, although Chic’s Nile Rodgers has produced albums for rock icons including Mick Jagger, David Bowie and Stevie Ray Vaughan. Bruce Springsteen, meanwhile, thought enough of Donna Summer to write “Protection” for her.

10/04/2012

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Nile Rodgers Gets The Best Birthday Card Ever

Nile Rodgers is a well-liked guy. As the leader of Chic, he’s responsible for some of the biggest hit singles ever, including “Le Freak” and “Good Times.” And as a producer, he’s helmed records by Madonna, David Bowie, David Lee Roth and Mick Jagger. So, it’s no surprise that he has a lot of famous friends, many of whom sent him video or voicemail messages to celebrate his 60th birthday.

09/25/2012

Barry Gibb

Barry Gibb To Make His Grand Ole Opry Debut

Bee Gees cofounder Barry Gibb will make his debut on the hallowed stage of the Grand Ole Opry this month.

07/25/2012

Lysa D.'s KOOL Kollective

Lysa D.’s KOOL Kollective – 5/31/12

With the way the temperatures have been in Phoenix (hot!), I chose this as today’s KOOL Kollective video! This track was one of the many hits from Kool & The Gang’s thirteenth album, Ladies Night, […]

05/31/2012

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Disco The Parakeet

Who doesn’t love a silly animal video?  We see literally dozens each week with dogs and cats.  But, how often is the star…a parakeet?  And how many parakeets do you know that can sing “Mr. […]

05/21/2012

Lysa D.'s KOOL Kollective

Lysa D.’s KOOL Kollective – 5/17/12

I’m still at a loss for words and those who know me know I love to talk! But losing the great “Queen Of Disco,” Donna Summer, is still hard to believe. Although many remember her […]

05/17/2012

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