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January 17, 2022

THIS DAY IN MUSIC 1964: MARY WELLS

August 24, 2021

What’s in a name? – Barbarino!

For the fall television lineup in the fall of 1975, a brand new show made it’s debut, Welcome Back Kotter, among it’s cast, a young John […]
August 23, 2021

Music to watch girls by – from The O’Kaysions

In August of 1968, a chartbuster sweeping the nation, was “Girl Watcher” by THE O’KAYSIONS, who hailed from Kenly, North Carolina, featuring lead vocalist / keyboardist […]
August 21, 2021

Rockin’ The Airwaves of WAKY Radio – 1972

This week we rock, roll, reminisce, and turn back the time machine to 1972, with the tunes that were blaring out of transistor radios, as we […]
August 21, 2021

Remembering Aretha Franklin – Queen Of Soul

With much ‘R-e-s-p-e-c-t,’ recalling The Queen Of Soul, ARETHA FRANKLIN, as this week we mark the 3rd anniversary of her passing (August 16, 2018). Sharing a […]
August 19, 2021

Barbara Harris – ‘A Lovers Concerto’ plays on !

In 1965, at the height of the British Invasion and the reign of Motown, BARBARA HARRIS and THE TOYS spent six weeks at #1 with “A […]
August 18, 2021

3 Days Of Peace and Music = Woodstock

Hard to believe that this year marks the 52th anniversary of Woodstock, heralded as the forerunner of the term ‘rock festival.’ Held on Max Yasgur’s farm […]
August 17, 2021

Rockin’ The Airwaves of WHB Radio

This week we rock, roll, reminisce, and turn back the time machine to 1967, with the tunes that were blaring out of transistor radios, as we […]
August 17, 2021

1964: exploring the first summer of Beatlemania

Growing up in Philadelphia, during the tidal wave of what was termed as ‘Beatlemania,’ I was a young lad of seven. After seeing THE BEATLES on […]
August 16, 2021

‘Dirty Dancing’ with The Contours

It was the runaway box office hit for the year 1988, the movie ‘Dirty Dancing,’ and just as exciting as it’s plot with stars Patrick Swayze […]
August 16, 2021

Reflections of Al Alberts – The Four Aces

Remembering vocalist and TV impresario AL ALBERTS, of THE FOUR ACES, on the anniversary of his birthday August 10 (he passed in 2009, age 87) . […]
August 13, 2021

Jim Kale – b-day for Guess Who bassist

As the british invasion was in full swing during 1965, in Canada a new act made their mark in the US, with a catchy band name […]
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