The Beatles: The White Album

The Beatles: The Beatles (White Album), Part 1

Album #63 - December 1968

Episode date - August 9, 2017

I know that we have all had five decades to consider this, but isn’t it unbelievably amazing to consider the stylistic changes that took place in the five short years from January 1964 to Dec

George Gershwin: Concerto In F

The Gershwins: Concerto In F

Channel 24-4

Episode date - August 4, 2017

This show sort of gives me the feeling that George Gershwin felt the need to compete with himself.

Traffic - Traffic

Traffic: Traffic

Album #62 - November 1968

Episode date - August 2, 2017

“Traffic” was the band’s second album and it shared a common feel with their debut.

Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue

The Gershwins: Transformation

Channel 24-3

Episode date - July 28, 2017

I didn’t know the lineage of the Gershwin’s work, so the most astounding thing that I have learned in preparing for this series is the remarkable timeline of their development.

Jimi Hendrix - Electric Ladyland

Jimi Hendrix Experience: Electric Ladyland - Part 2

Album #61 - July 1968

Episode date - July 26, 2017

Last week, we played sides 1 and 2 of this classic album. This week, things get even better.

George and Ira Gershwin

The Gershwins: On Broadway!

Channel 24-2

Episode date - July 21, 2017

In quick order, George found himself writing music for Broadway shows, with brother Ira providing lyrics for some of his compositions.

Jimi Hendrix Experience: Electric Ladyland

Jimi Hendrix Experience: Electric Ladyland - Part 1

Album #61 - July 1968

Episode date - July 19, 2017

In the Summer of 1968, Jimi Hendrix was probably the coolest human being on planet earth, and most people knew it.

George and Ira Gershwin

The Gershwins: George and Ira

Channel 24-1

Episode date - July 14, 2017

In New York at the turn of the century, it certainly was not unusual to be the children of immigrants, but George and Ira Gershwin took that experience and turned it into an art form.

Etta James: Tell Mama

Etta James: Tell Mama

Album #56

Episode date - July 12, 2017

What a wild rollercoaster ride her career was. Etta James had plenty of times when the ride would lift her up, but she always plunged back down at hair-raising speed.

The Cramps - TV set

From Memphis to Muscle Shoals: The End

Channel 148-36

Episode date - July 7, 2017

I SO hate to end this series, as, for Heidy and I, it has been one of the most fun and informative topics for both of us.