Good Morning, Musicologists and a very Happy New Year to all of our listeners! We’re kicking off the year in fine style, and the month of January will bring some brand new music and playlists.
Here’s your Happy New Year lineup:
11:00 a.m. Album of The Week: Idlewild South by The Allman Brothers Band NEW!
We start off the year in fine form with The Brothers, one of the finest blues-rock bands on the planet. This particular album boasted the following lineup as Duane Allman and Berry Oakley were still with us:
- Gregg Allman – vocals, organ, piano
- Duane Allman – slide guitar, lead guitar, acoustic guitar
- Dickey Betts – lead guitar
- Berry Oakley – bass guitar, vocals on “Hoochie Coochie Man”, and harmony vocals on “Midnight Rider”
- Jai Johanny Johanson – drums, congas, timbales, percussion
- Butch Trucks – drums, timpani
We’re pretty sure you’ll enjoy this selection.
2:00 p.m. Color My World: Various Artists
This one features songs with colors in the title, lyrics or both. You’ll hear Linda Ronstadt, Valerie Carter, The Kinks, The Beatles, The Traveling Wilburys, Jonathan Edwards, George Harrison, The Rolling Stones, Neil Young, John Hiatt, Joni Mitchell, Badfinger, Donovan, Jackson Browne, Bob Dylan, Ry Cooder, Elton John, Procol Harum, Electric Light Orchestra, Amy Winehouse, The Who, Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell, Sam & Dave, Jefferson Airplane, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Elvis Costello, Peter Green’s Fleetwood Mac, The Hollies, Jimi Hendrix, Marvin Gaye, Booker T & The MG’s, Lucinda Williams, John Cougar Mellencamp, Creedence Clearwater Revival and more!
After that we’re back to our big, wide Open Stream that runs 24/7. We’re not just on when we’ve got programming like some other stations. We stream all day and all night long, and we’re totally free to you and totally free of commercial advertising. What’s not to love here?