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IT’S NATIONAL RADIO DAY

…whatever that means. What great times I’ve had over the past half century! And thank you for continuing the ride with me…you’re the reason I still love doing it… – Steve Read More »

ARETHA FRANKLIN TRIBUTE TONIGHT AT 6 HERE ON OLDIES 92.7

Ironic that we lost the king (Elvis Presley) and no ueen (Aretha Franklin) on the same date – August 16th… Tonight you’ll hear all of Aretha’s Top 10 hits and interviews with Aretha, Atlantic Records producer Jerry Wexler, Dusty Springfield, Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder, and others who were impacted by her God given talent. Tell your friends all across the ... Read More »

ARETHA FRANKLIN GRAVELY ILL

Sad to hear the condition of Aretha Franklin is now reported by a close family friend to be grave. She is in a Detroit hospital surrounded by family and people close to her. May her journey be a peaceful one… Read More »

THE FIRST REIMAGINED ELVIS TRACK THAT WORKS

I’m pretty worn out on the idea of putting new backgrounds with old vocals, so when I read about the “new’ Elvis album “Where No One Stands Alone” using that concept, it didn’t move me much. Then I heard the initial sample from the album and for the first time I really got excited – vocals from the ’68 special ... Read More »

WHERE DID CROSBY STILLS AND NASH FIRST SING TOGETHER?

It happened 30 years ago this month…of that they’re all in agreement. But the location where they first sang together is a point of contention. Graham Nash and David Crosby remember one location, but Stephen Stills (who’s coming to MIM in Scottsdale with Judy Collins on September 11) has a different memory. I spoke with Graham about it in 2012 ... Read More »