Summer Songs - Part 1
Episode date - August 7, 2013
To my ear, these songs are a lot older than they sound. For perspective, John Kennedy was president when these songs were charting! American culture was a lot more innocent then.
A Month of Transition
Episode date - July 31, 2013
Although I seem to spend a lot of time talking about 1973 on the radio (as I am about to do once again), the truth is that 1973 was a difficult, transitional year for me, from a musical perspective
Where Did They Go?
Episode date - July 24, 2013
I guess it would depend on your age, but to me, 2003 doesn’t really seem that long ago. It doesn’t sound that long ago, either, judging from what I had been listening to.
Episode date - July 10, 2013
I talk a lot about how great the albums were in 1973, but if you look at the releases from a few major players, their releases tell a different story.
A Mixed Bag of Hits
Episode date - July 3, 2013
As excited as I get when recounting the music that was released in 1973, it is not nearly as easy to get excited about pop music from this same era.
Episode date - June 26, 2013
Here are a few more reasons to wish that it was 1973 all over again.
Transitional Times for LP's
Episode date - June 19, 2013
1963 was a transitional, formative year for long-playing albums.
Episode date - June 12, 2013
I don’t care how old this stuff is, it’s still great. Is that even arguable?
From a Different Angle
Episode date - June 5, 2013
Last week we took a look at the pop charts as they stood in May and June of 1983. The featured songs were fairly predictable, and often kitschy, but overall, not unpleasant.
Tacky Tacky Pop Hits
Spring 1983: Tacky Tacky Pop Hits
Episode date - May 29, 2013
With the release of David Bowie’s first album in over ten years, I found myself reviewing his career for the past week or so.