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This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio # 1048

This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio # 1048

Given that public records insist that I’m in my sixties, it should be no surprise that I’m not interested in much current popular music. I’m not the target audience, and that’s fine. My parents...

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

Get Out Of Your Own Way is the title of a fab new album from the great and powerful Evie Sands. We’ll have a track from that tonight, as well as more new music from Joey Molland, The...

This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio # 1047

This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio # 1047

Nearly twenty-two years into this silly notion of The Best Three Hours Of Radio On The Whole Friggin’ Planet, and I still think we live up to our own clueless hype. It shouldn’t be...

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

We got the hits. Whether it’s brand-new hits from Gallows Birds, Mike Browning, David Brookings, and Strangers In A Strange Land, familiar classic hits by The Monkees and Stevie Wonder, a left-of-the dial alternative hit, a bubblesmash teenybopper hit, or an...

This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio # 1046

This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio # 1046

The sudden passing of guitarist Eddie Van Halen caught fans off-guard, the unwelcome news serving as just one more gut-punch in a dreadful year. 2020 seems hell-bent on trying to make 2016’s parade of mortality seem...

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

WOW–that is certainly a LOT of new stuff! Whether it’s brand-new or just new to us, this week’s extravaganza aims to introduce you to music from The Midnight Callers, The BAR, Jim Basnight, Natalie Sweet, The Hoodoo Gurus, Arielle Eden, Ray...

This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio # 1045

This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio # 1045

80 years old. He would have been 80 years old this week. A nowhere man with a gun ended that journey nearly forty years ago. John Lennon was already 23 when The Beatles invaded...

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

As we approach what would have been John Lennon‘s 80th birthday this Friday, we’ll celebrate that incredible legacy with spins of a few tunes written or co-written by Lennon, some performed by Lennon solo or...

This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio # 1044

This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio # 1044

I really hate it when I mess up someone’s name. Given how often I’ve heard and seen my own name misspelled and mispronounced over a span of decades, I’m certainly aware of the perceived...

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

How much should we reveal? What should we leave to the imagination? Would it be improper to let slip the news that we have new music from Irene Peña, The Brothers Steve, and Jared Lekites? Should we...