Rocket 88 (Music)
With Darren Snow
Tue Aug 6th 2013 7.00am–10.00am
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
Stevie Wonder “Higher Ground” from Innervisions (Motown 1973) —Stevie lost his sense of smell and went into a four-day coma after a traffic accident 40 years ago today. This was his current hit at the time.Buy it!
The White Stripes “Little Room” from White Blood Cells (Sympathy for the Record Industry 45 2001) —Pretty sure I heard Bob Reuter play this song three times in the course of one radio show. He's playing a bigger room now.Buy it!
Sleepy Kitty “Batman: The Ride” from Projection Room (Euclid Records 2013) N L —Can I even call this "new" now that the release date has been pushed back till January? It's newer than new...it's...FROM THE FUTUREBuy it!
The Pointer Sisters “Fire” from I'm So Excited - the Very Best of: The Pointer Sisters (RCA 1978)Buy it!
Neil Young “My My, Hey Hey (Out of the Blue)” from Rust Never Sleeps (Rhino 1979) —Bob Reuter neither burned out nor faded away. He just...was. And then, at the top of his game, he suddenly wasn't there anymore. Of all the things he did, I think I liked his photography best. It's just awful that we can't see our town through his eyes anBuy it!
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