Fashion plates unite! Put on your sharpest suit and gel that hair...it's Sophisti-pop this week on the Show About. Sophisti-pop was a genera of late 1980's UK pop blending elements of jazz, soul, and new wave. No grungy guitars or screaming vocals this week. Occasionally, sophisti-pop just skirted the edge of adult contemporary blandness, but when it was good, it was very, very good.
Barb and Kathy, The 2 Boomer Babes, were honored to have the opportunity to interview both Chris Kyle and his wife, Taya Kyle. With the continuing popularity of Chris Kyle's autobiography, "American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History" and the recent film based upon the book, we thought you might want you hear both of these interviews in their entirety.
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Before alternative music was alternative music, it was called "college rock", mainly because the only place you could hear it was on college campus radio stations. The Show About this week looks at one of the many (unfortunately mostly forgotten) sub-genera of college rock...The Paisley Underground.
Stuck in the Psychedelic Era is a weekly two hour radio show featuring music from roughly the years 1964-70. The show is rooted in the music generated by self-contained American bands of the late 1960s (and their British inspirations), yet is constantly expanding beyond those roots to create an eclectic blend of music unlike anything else in modern radio.
WSDL, 90.7 FM, will broadcast NPR's complete coverage of President Obama's 2015 State of the Union speech at 9PM. NPR will provide live anchored coverage of the President's speech as well as the Republican response.
The first postcard of 2015 came with a request. "How 'bout songs with foreign words on the title or lyrics?" Sacrebleu! You'll hear everything from "Le Freak " to "Que, Sera Sera" on the next show. Enjoy as your host mangles not one but three or more different languages!
Wednesday night at 9 on WSDL, 90.7
Enjoy these little tibits from Doris Day Les Rita Mitsouko...
WSCL, 89.5 FM will be temporarily off the air on Thursday, January 15th, 2015. We are continuing a maintenance project at our Seaford tower location. You can listen to WSCL that day via our web stream.
My New Year's Resolution for this year is to start promoting this little musical mutt called "The Show About..a bit better. What a coincidence, because the first song this week will be Spike Jones and His City Slickers "Happy New Year!"
So, our theme for this week is "New"......how many songs can you think of with the word "new" in the title?
The Philharmonic presents its ever popular annual New Year's Day concert from the Golden Hall of the Musikverein in Vienna. You'll hear your favorite waltzes, polkas and more -- a festive way to start off the New Year. Presented by NPR Music and WGBH, Boston.