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The Retro Mix Playlist for 12/5/15: Real Oldies from the 50s and 60s

​6 pm hour

(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction- The Rolling Stones
Zoom- The Cadillacs
Stagger Lee- Lloyd Price
Georgy Girl- The Seekers
You're the One I Need- The Temptations
Queen of the Hop- Bobby Darin
Go Now- Bessie Banks
The ABC's of Love- Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers
Cry Like a Baby- The Box Tops
Promised Land- Chuck Berry
I Can Hear Music- The Ronettes
 
The Guilty Pleasure of the Week:
Winchester Cathedral- The New Vaudeville Band
 
Shake a Hand- Faye Adams
Too Much- Elvis Presley
Little Darlin'- The Diamonds
Saved- LaVern Baker
Don't Sleep in the Subway- Petula Clark
Holiday- The Bee Gees
The Twist- Chubby Checker
Searchin'- The Coasters
Wasn't It a Bit Like Now- The Association
 
7 pm hour
 
My Boyfriend's Back- The Angels
Ain't That Good News- Sam Cooke
The Hippy Hippy Shake- The Swinging Blue Jeans
I Got the Feelin'- James Brown
Tallahassee Lassie- Freddy Cannon
Do the Bird- Dee Dee Sharp
I Get Around- The Beach Boys
Walk Away Renee- The Left Banke
You're a Better Man Than I- Terry Knight & the Pack
Shimmy Shimmy, Ko-Ko-Bop- Little Anthony & the Imperials
Pucker Up Buttercup- Jr. Walker & the All-Stars
 
From A to B segment:
Blueberry Hill (A-side)- Fats Domino 
Honey Chile (B-side)- Fats Domino 
 
In Our Time- Nancy Sinatra
The Beat Goes On- Sonny & Cher
Build Me Up Buttercup- The Foundations
My Prayer- The Platters
Tell It to the Rain- The Four Seasons
Tell Mama- Etta James
I Wanna Love Him So Bad- The Jelly Beans
Any Dance'll Do- The Rascals
 
8 pm hou
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Great Balls of Fire- Jerry Lee Lewis
Leroy- Jack Scott
It Takes Two- Marvin Gaye & Kim Weston
Boogaloo Down Broadway- The Fantastic Johnny C
The Gypsy Cried- Lou Christie
Mess Around- Ray Charles
It's My Life- The Animals
(Theme from) The Valley of the Dolls- Dionne Warwick
Way Over There- The Miracles
That'll Be the Day- The Crickets
Breakout- Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels
 
Two-hit Wonders:
Blue Moon- The Marcels​
Heartaches-  The Marcel
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Make the World Go Away- Timi Yuro
ABC Boogie- Bill Haley & his Comets
Sunday Will Never Be the Same- Spanky & Our Gang
Higher- Sly & the Family Stone
Monkey Time- Major Lance
Special Delivery- The 1910 Fruitgum Company
Tutti Frutti- Little Richard​
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 

The Retro Mix Playlist for 8/1/15: Bill Haley Belated 90th Birthday Tribute

 

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​​On this show, I featured the music of Bill Haley & his Comets as a belated birthday tribute to Bill (who would have turned 90 on July 6th)

 

6 pm hour

​Crazy Man, Crazy- Bill Haley & his Comets
Rock and Roll Music- Chuck Berry
Wooly Bully- Sam the Sham & the Pharaohs
Birth of the Boogie- Bill Haley & his Comets
Where Did Our Love Go- The Supremes
Never My Love- The Association
ABC Boogie- Bill Haley & his Comets
I'm Walkin'- Fats Domino
Sweets for the Sweet- The Drifters
Hot Dog, Buddy Buddy- Bill Haley & his Comets
The Locomotion- Little Eva
 
On the Flip Side segment:
​Whatcha Gonna Do- Bill Haley & his Comets (B-side to Crazy Man, Crazy)​
​(You're My) Soul and Inspiration- The Righteous Brothers
Tramp- Otis & Carla
Dim, Dim the Lights (I​ Want Some Atmosphere)- Bill Haley & his Comets
​Jailhouse Rock- Elvis Presley
Let's Twist Again- Chubby Checker
The Paper Boy (On Mainstreet U.S.A.)
Gimme Some Lovin'- The Spencer Davis Group
I Had a Talk with My Man Last Night- Mitty Collier
 
7 pm hour
 
​Rock Around the Clock- Bill Haley & his Comets
High School Confidential- Jerry Lee Lewis
I Can't Help Myself- The Four Tops
Calling All Comets- Bill Haley & his Comets
​Footsteps on the Roof-The Shangri-Las
Mrs. Robinson- Simon & Garfunkel
Rock the Joint- Bill Haley & the Saddlemen
Slippin' and Slidin'- Little Richard
Everybody Needs Somebody to Love- Wilson Pickett
Rock-a-Beatin' Boogie- Bill Haley & his Comets
Mashed Potato Time- Dee Dee Sharp
Good Thing- Paul Revere & the Raiders
Hook, Line and Sinker- Bill Haley & his Comets
The Great Pretender- The Platters
The Boy from New York City- The Ad-Libs
Real Rock Drive- Bill Haley & his Comets
At the Hop- Danny & the Juniors
Shake- Sam Cooke
R-O-C-K- Bill Haley & his Comets
Baby, I Love You- The Ronettes
 
8 pm hour
 
Shake, Rattle and Roll- Bill Haley & his Comets
Next Door to an Angel- Neil Sedaka
Too Many Fish in the Sea- The Marvelettes
Rudy's Rock- Bill Haley & his Comets
Liar Liar- The Castaways
Theme from Valley of the Dolls- Dionne Warwick
Two Hound Dogs- Bill Haley & his Comets
Young Blood- The Coasters
Paint It Black- The Rolling Stones
Don't Knock the Rock- Bill Haley & his Comets
A Lover's Concerto- The Toys
Love in the City- The Turtles
Goofin' Around- Bill Haley & his Comets
Rag Doll- The Four Seasons
Baby Workout- Jackie Wilson
Burn That Candle- Bill Haley & his Comets
Lies- The Knickerbockers
See You Later, Alligator- Bill Haley & his Comets
 
The Retro Mix Video of the Week:
 
 

The Retro Mix Playlist for 9/20/14: Real Oldies

During this show, I played real oldies from the 50s and 60s with a spotlight on instrumentals. 

 
6 pm hour
 
Wipe Out- The Surfaris
Number 9 Train- Tarheel Slim
If You Wanna Be Happy- Jimmy Soul
Rebel Rouser- Duane Eddy
Western Union- The Five Americans
Making Every Minute Count- Spanky & Our Gang
Cleo's Mood- Jr. Walker & the All Stars
Day Tripper- Otis Redding
I Only Want to Be with You- Dusty Springfield
Green Onions- Booker T. & the MGs
Rumble- Link Wray and his Ray Men
Wild One- Jerry Lee Lewis
To Sir with Love- Lulu
Memphis Soul Stew- King Curtis
Hallelujah I Love Her So- Ray Charles
Mack the Knife- Bobby Darin
Drums a-Go-Go- The Hollywood Persuaders
I'm Ready for Love- Martha Reeves & the Vandellas
Soulful Strut- Young Holt Unlimited
Mirror of Your Mind- We the People
 
7 pm hour
 
Walk Don't Run-The Ventures
Surfer's Rule- The Beach Boys
I'm Walkin'- Fats Domino
Big Noise from Speonk- The Lovin' Spoonful
Be My Baby- The Ronettes
We'll Meet Again- The Turtles
Kind of a Drag- The Buckinghams
The Happy Organ- Dave "Baby" Cortez
Gloria- The Cadillacs
Lipstick on Your Collar- Connie Francis
Whipped Cream- Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass
Time Won't Let Me- The Outsiders
Raunchy- Bill Justis
Short Fat Fannie- Larry Williams
You Didn't Look Around- Lesley Gore
Apache- Jorgen Ingmann & His Guitar
Everybody Knows- The Dave Clark Five
I'm Wondering- Stevie Wonder
The Horse- Cliff Nobles & Co.
Monterey- Eric Burdon & the Animals
Who Are Parents- The Shaggs
 
8 pm hour
 
Red River Rock- Johnny & the Hurricanes
She's Got It- Little Richard
You've Got to Earn It- The Temptations
Memphis- Lonnie Mack
Some Kinda Fun- Chris Montez
Da Doo Ron Ron- The Crystals
Last Night- The Mar Keys
Hurt- Timi Yuro
The Pied Piper- Crispian St. Peters
Liverpool Drive- Chuck Berry
Let's Spend the Night Together- The Rolling Stones
Like Long Hair- Paul Revere & the Raiders
Milkcow Blues Boogie- Elvis Presley
Baby, I Love You- Aretha Franklin
Bust Out- The Busters
A Hazy Shade of Winter- The Bangles
Baby Workout- Jackie Wilson
Pharaoh a-Go-Go- Sam the Sham & the Pharaohs
Charlie Brown- The Coasters
Beechwood 4-5789- The Marvelettes
Respect- The Vagrants
Misirlou- Dick Dale & the Del-Tones
 
The Retro Mix Video of the Week:
 

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