Great song from It’s A Beautiful Day today. From their eponymous debut album. No not the one you’re thinking of…the other one. It’s a Beautiful Day is an American band formed in San Francisco, California, in 1967, featuring vocalist Pattie Santos along with violinist David LaFlamme and his wife, Linda LaFlamme, on keyboards. David LaFlamme, […]
If you want to know where Eddy (Electric Avenue) Grant started, listen no further than this song by The Equals. Bart Shore, host of Time Warp Radio and Newsradio traffic reporter in Chicago fills in for me today. In 1965, the group began playing together on a Hornsey Rise council estate. The Equals released “Hold […]
What could arguably be called the theme song for the Monterey Pop Festival is our Classic Deep Cut today by Eric Burdon and The Animals. Click the pic to play. The Monterey International Pop Music Festival was a three-day concert event held June 16 to June 18, 1967 at the Monterey County Fairgrounds in Monterey, […]
Brothers and Sisters, Moms and Dads we have the Allman Brothers for you today. A song you won’t hear them play anymore. A brand new Classic Deep Cut on Vinyl Schminyl Radio. The Allman Brothers Band is an American rock/blues band once based in Macon, Georgia. The band was formed in Jacksonville, Florida, in 1969 […]
Call me crazy or call me generous but…today for the first time in over 700 shows I am handing the show over to someone other than myself. Today hosting our Classic Deep Cut is Chicago Rock Jock Extraordinaire…Mitch Michaels. He just yanked the mike out of my hands so how could I refuse…It’s The Weekend!!!
Today Carole King receives the very exclusive Gershwin Prize. This is a song from her mega album Tapestry. Great tune to start the day with. One fine day in 1957, a 15-year-old named Carol Klein got off the express train from Brooklyn to Manhattan with schoolbooks under one arm and sheet music under the other. […]
Today we remember Ray Manzarek from The Doors who passed away yesterday. One of the more prominent songs he was featured on. Also listen to his own words today talking about Jim Morrison. Steve Leventhal from Internet FM and Acid Flashback interviewed Ray in 1994. Manzarek was of Polish descent, born and raised on the […]
Come join is for the first song of our 4th year of the podcast. It’s one I’ve wanted to feature for a while now. It’s from Mellencamp’s Lonesome Jubilee album. John Mellencamp, also known as John Cougar Mellencamp (born October 7, 1951) is an American rock singer-songwriter, musician, painter and occasional actor known for his […]
This is the song the ends our third year before we start our 4th tomorrow. It”s the first (of many) top 10 hit for Huey Lewis and The News. Great lead, great harmonies, great message…Great song!! n 1972, singer/harmonica player Huey Lewis and keyboardist Sean Hopper joined the Bay Area jazz-funk band Clover. Clover recorded […]
As we approach our third anniversary tomorrow I thought I would actually create a blog explaining Why I Started Vinyl Schminyl Radio. Enjoy.