The Retro Mix

The Retro Mix Playlist for 5/20/16: Desert Island Discs

​​
​​
​​
​​
​​
​​
​​
​​
​​
​​On this show, I played songs that I or the listeners would want with us if we were stranded on a desert island.

6 pm hour

This Old Heart of Mine (Is Weak for You)- The Isley Bros.
Just Go Away- Blondie
Private Eyes- Hall & Oates
Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In- The 5th Dimension
The Makings of You- Gladys Knight & the Pips
Golden Years- David Bowie
Cream- Prince
Boogaloo Down Broadway- The Fantastic Johnny C
Stay- Shakespears Sister
Fantasy- Earth, Wind & Fire
All Along the Watchtower- The Jimi Hendrix Experience
Ups and Downs- Paul Revere & the Raiders
Suspicious Minds- Elvis Presley
Never Stop- Brand New Heavies
 
7 pm hou
​r
 
I Saw Her Standing There- The Beatles
Pucker Up Buttercup- Jr. Walker & the All Stars
Lose My Breath- Destiny's Child
Paying the Price of Love- The Bee Gees
Take It to the Limit- The Eagles
Smackwater Jack- Carole King
Hey Ya!- OutKast
Slow Down- Larry Williams
Johnny B. Goode- Chuck Berry
Secret Agent Man- Johnny Rivers
Tumbling Dice- The Rolling Stones
Harry Hippie- Bobby Womack
You Met Your Match- Stevie Wonder
I Saw Her Again- The Mamas & the Papas
You Get What You Give- New Radicals
She's Got It- Little Richard
 
8 pm hou
​r
 
Rock Around the Clock- Bill Haley & his Comets
Money's My Problem- Sam the Sham & the Pharaohs
Off the Wall- Michael Jackson
Philadelphia Freedom- Elton John
Love Don't Love Nobody- The Spinners
Baby What a Big Surprise- Chicago
Here Today- The Beach Boys
Dark Lady- Cher
If You Can Want- Smokey Robinson & the Miracles
Shake a Tail Feather- The Five Du-Tones
Bridge Over Troubled Water- Simon & Garfunkel
Cindy- The Temptations
Limelight- Rush
Girls and Boys- Blur
L.A. Woman- The Doors
 
The Retro Mix Video of the Week:
 

The Retro Mix Playlist for 5/14/16: Janet Jackson 50th Birthday Tribute

​Unless otherwise noted, all songs are by Janet Jackson
 
 

6 pm hour

What Have You Done for Me Lately

Young Love

Nasty

Communication

Let's Wait Awhile

Escapade

You'll Never Find (A Love Like Mine)

Control

The Pleasure Principle

Don't Stand Another Chance

When I Think of You

Come Give Your Love to Me

 

7 pm hour

Miss You Much

State of the World

Knowledge

Alright

Come Back to Me

Whoops Now

What'll I Do

Black Cat

If

Love Will Never Do Without You

Best Things in Life Are Free- Luther Vandross & Janet Jackson with BBD and Ralph Tresvant

Dream Street

 

8 pm hou​r

Pledge/Rhythm Nation

Diamonds- Herb Alpert with Janet Jackson

You Want This

Again

That's the Way Love Goes

Funky Big Band

Scream- Michael Jackson & Janet Jackson

All for You

Got 'Til It's Gone- Janet Jackson feat. Q-Tip and Joni Mitchell

Runaway

Because of Love

Together Again

 
 
You can listen to this broadcast by going here to my Mixcloud page
 
The Retro Mix Video of the Week:
 

The Retro Mix Playlist for 3/19/16: Old School R&B

On this show, I was joined in the studio by DJ CC (the host of Chelsea's Live Line) as we played old school R&B from the 60s and 70s.
 
Hour 1
Shotgun- Jr. Walker & the All-Stars
Loving You, Losing You- Phyllis Hyman
Could It Be I'm Falling in Love- The Spinners
Aunt Dora's Love Soul Shack- Arthur Conley
There'll Never Be- Switch
What Cha Gonna Do with My Lovin'- Stephanie Mills
Who's Making Love- Johnnie Taylor
Take the 5th Amendment- Joe Tex
 
From A to B segment's featured artist: The Floaters
Float On
Everything Happens for a Reason
 
Young Hearts, Run Free- Candi Staton
Harvest for the World- The Isley Brothers
Hold On, I'm Coming- Sam & Dave
Tramp- Otis & Carla
The Door You Closed to Me- The Box Tops
 
Hour 2
I'll Take You There- The Staple Singers
Shiftless, Shady, Jealous Kind of People- The O'Jays
I Can't Help Myself- The Four Tops
Proud Mary- Ike & Tina Turner
Leaving Me- The Independents
Fantasy- Earth, Wind & Fire
I'm Every Woman- Chaka Khan
(My Love Is) Growing Tall- Jackie Wilson
(You) Got What I Need- Freddie Scott
A Beautiful Morning- The Rascals
Lovely Day- Bill Withers
Cherished- Dusty Springfield
You'll Never a Find a Love Like Mine- Lou Rawls
You're the First, the Last, My Everything- Barry White
Stick Up- Honey Cone
Nothing Takes the Place of You- Toussaint McCall
 
Hour 3
Let's Stay Together- Al Green
Carry Me- Joe Simon
Dancing in the Street- Martha & the Vandellas
Can't Satisfy- The Impressions
Funky Broadway- Wilson Pickett
(Olivia) Lost and Turned Out- The Whispers
Tonight Is the Night- Betty Wright
I Was Made to Love Her- Stevie Wonder
I Say a Little Prayer- Dionne Warwick
You're My Everything- The Temptations
Person to Person- AWB
Got to Be Real- Cheryl Lynn
The Weight- Aretha Franklin
Agent Double-O-Soul- Edwin Starr
Papa's Got a Brand New Bag- James Brown
 
You can listen to this broadcast by going here to my Mixcloud page
 
The Retro Mix Video of the Week:
 
 

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - The Retro Mix