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The Doobie Brothers Sound Changed As Members Changed

That may seem like an obvious statement but not to the degree that [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Doobie Brothers[/lastfm] evolved.  China Grove, featured on today’s Top 6 @ 6, sounds nothing like any of the Michael McDonald […]


The Best Part Of Touring According To Blondie’s Deborah Harry

Today’s Top 6 @ 6 Features the top songs of 1979, which is the year of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Blondie[/lastfm]’s first #1 hit Heart Of Glass.  After that breakout hit, more followed and so did the touring.  […]


Which Beatles Member Sang On Donovan’s Mellow Yellow?

More important, what the heck is the song about?  A few years back I had the chance to ask [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Donovan[/lastfm] about it.  it was a surprise to me what a regular guy he was […]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/22/2011

This Lionel Richie Song Broke His Solo Career Wide Open

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Lionel Richie[/lastfm]’s Three Times A Lady is one of the greatest love songs of all time.  it spent two weeks at #1 in the summer of 1978 and was a perfect make out record!  […]


You Know This Man’s Song – Do You Know His Face?

He’s in tonight’s Top 6 @ 6 with big song from 1969.  You’ll recognize it immediately, but do you recognize him? 


This Song Started Out As A Joke

It’s another Turntable Tuesday song with a great backstory, and it really was a joke to the group – until it became a top 10 hit. 


Sometimes Wilson Pickett Didn’t Have Much To Say When Interviewed

Tonight’s Top 6 @ 6 features songs about time as the anchor, and one of the best is [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Wilson Pickett[/lastfm]’s In The Midnight Hour.  Great song and performance, and Wilson wrote it, but when […]


Rolling Stones Interviewed By…..Mick Jagger?

The [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Rolling Stones[/lastfm] are part of today’s Top 6 @ 6 as I feature songs about time. For all the times [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Mick Jagger[/lastfm]’s been on the other side of the microphone through the […]


Beatles Fumble For The Title Of Their (Then) #1 Song

It happened during a press conference when a question was asked about [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Beatles[/lastfm] current American single.  [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]George Harrison[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]John Lennon[/lastfm] fumbled a bit before they finally recovered with the answer. Do […]


Four Tops Singer Said He Fell Short On This #1 Hit

Levi Stubbs was the lead singer of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Four Tops[/lastfm] for most of the group’s history.  He was one of the greatest and most identifiable singers of all time. But there was one song […]