Forgotten Favorites

Turntable Tuesday on KOOL

It’s Turntable Tuesday!

  Here’s what we have for you this morning!   5:42  “Thank The Lord For The Nigh time” by Neil Diamond 6:22  “(I Know) I’m Losing You” by Rare Earth 7:10 “Peace Train” by Cat […]

08/14/2012

Turntable Tuesday on KOOL

It’s Turntable Tuesday!

  Playing those lost tunes for you this morning.  Here’s what we have lined up… 5:42  “Peg” by Steely Dan 6:25  “The Most Beautiful Girl” by Charlie Rich 7:10  “Cherry Hill Park” by Billy Joe […]

07/17/2012

Van Morrison - Have I Told You Lately (Mercury, 1989)

Forgotten Favorites: Van Morrison And “Have I Told You Lately”

Have I told you lately that I love you? But, of course, I do.

01/07/2012

A Charlie Brown Christmas (Fantasy, 1965)

Forgotten Favorites: The Peanuts Gang And “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing”

Not only did we forget the [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Carpenters[/lastfm]’ “Merry Christmas Darling” back when we listed our Top 10 Christmas Songs, we forgot the Peanuts Gang singing “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing.” What’s up with that?

12/15/2011

A Snapshot of Jimmy Gilmer Doing His '60's Classic, "Sugar Shack" (YouTube)

Forgotten Favorites: Jimmy Gilmer’s “Sugar Shack”

And so [mp3com-artist]John Mayer[/mp3com-artist] begat [mp3com-artist]Counting Crows[/mp3com-artist]. And Counting Crows begat [mp3com-artist]Jimmy Gilmer[/mp3com-artist]. But only in my mind.

11/07/2011

Forgotten Favorites: John Lennon’s “Nobody Told Me”

“Most peculiar, mama…”

08/08/2011

Forgotten Favorites: Chuck Mangione’s “Feels So Good”

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Chuck Mangione[/lastfm] was born in Rochester, NY, not so far from my hometown that he couldn’t come to town and play the local high school once a year. So, when he became a pop […]

06/29/2011

Forgotten Favorites: Greg Kihn’s “Testify”

Poking through some albums that had been in storage, I came across [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Greg Kihn[/lastfm]’s 1982 set, Kihntinued. One of my favorites from the album when I was digging it 30 years ago was “Testify.” […]

05/17/2011

Forgotten Favorites: Gary “U.S.” Bonds’ “Out Of Work”

As far as I was concerned, Gary “U.S.” Bonds was just “breaking into the scene” in 1981 when he went Top 10 with “This Little Girl.” Little did I know that his very first single, […]

04/13/2011

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