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Tuesday 11pm ET: Feature LP: Bachman Turner Overdrive – Gold (2005)

Bachman–Turner Overdrive Gold is a compilation album by Bachman–Turner Overdrive. It was released in 2005 by Mercury Records.

“Gimme Your Money Please”
“Hold Back the Water”
“Blue Collar”
“Little Gandy Dancer”
“Stayed Awake All Night”
“Don’t Get Yourself in Trouble”
“Thank You for the Feelin'”
“Takin’ Care of Business”
“Give it Time”
“Welcome Home”
“Let it Ride”
“You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet”
“Not Fragile”
“Rock Is My Life, and This Is My Song”
“Roll on Down the Highway”
“Free Wheelin'”
“Blue Moanin'”
“Four-Wheel Drive”
“Hey You”
“Flat Broke Love”
“She’s Keepin’ Time”
“Quick Change Artist”
“Don’t Let the Blues Get You Down”
“Find Out About Love”
“It’s Over”
“Take It Like a Man”
“Lookin’ Out for #1”
“Away from Home”
“Down to the Line”
“Life Still Goes On [I’m Lonely]”
“Shotgun Rider”
“My Wheels Won’t Turn”
“Down, Down”
“Down the Road”
“Heartaches”

Friday 12pm ET: Feature Artist – Bachman Turner Overdrive (BTO)

Bachman–Turner Overdrive, often abbreviated as BTO, is a Canadian rock group from Winnipeg, Manitoba, who had a series of hit albums and singles in the 1970s, selling over 7 million albums in that decade alone. Their 1970s catalogue included five Top 40 albums and six US Top 40 singles (eleven in Canada). The band has sold nearly 30 million albums worldwide, and has fans affectionately known as “gearheads” (derived from the band’s gear-shaped logo). Many of their songs, including “Let It Ride”, “You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet”, “Takin’ Care of Business”, “Hey You”, and “Roll on Down the Highway”, still receive play on classic-rock stations.

The original lineup consisted of Randy Bachman (lead guitar, lead vocals), Fred Turner (bass guitar, lead vocals), Tim Bachman (guitar, vocals) and Robbie Bachman (drums). This lineup released two albums in 1973. The second and most commercially successful lineup featured Blair Thornton (lead guitar), in place of Tim Bachman. This lineup released four albums between 1974 and 1977, including two that reached the Top 5 in the U.S. pop charts, as well as the band’s only U.S. No. 1 single (“You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet”). Subsequent lineups enjoyed only moderate success.

After the band went into a hiatus in 2005, Randy Bachman and Fred Turner reunited in 2009 to tour and collaborate on a new album. In 2010, they played the halftime show at the Grey Cup in Edmonton and stopped touring after March 2018.

On March 29, 2014, the classic Not Fragile line-up reunited for the first time since 1991 to mark Bachman–Turner Overdrive’s induction into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame, and participated in performing in a tribute version of “Takin’ Care of Business”.

Wednesday 2pm: Sounds of The 70s

This week on Sounds of The 70s.  Edward Bear, Billy Joel, Van Morrison, Bruce Springsteen, Elton John, Supertramp, America, Abba, Peter Frampton, Led Zeppelin, Marshall Tucker Band, Bachman Turner Overdrive and more. . . 

Wednesday 2pm: Sounds of The 70’s

This week on Sounds of The 70’s we feature:  Pablo Cruise, Bachman Turner Overdrive, Charlie Daniels Band, Wild Cherry, Neil Diamond, Hot Chocolate, Elvis Costello and The Attractions, Robert Palmer, Doobie Brothers and more . . . 

Sunday 12am: The Rock Show

This week on the Rock Show – Ratt, Bachman Turner Overdrive, Electric Light Orchestra, Journey, Deep Purple, Pink Floyd, Cars, Pearl Jam, Judas Priest, Vixen, Doobie Brothers, Marshall Tucker Band and more . . .

RadioMax Eklectic Radio 6pm ET

blues-rockThis week on Eklectic Radio:  Bachman Turner Overdrive, Fleetwood Mac, Shannon Curfman, Jonny Lang, Aerosmith,  Savoy Brown, Edgar Winter, Pat Travers, Paul Rogers, Rolling Stones and more  . . . 

Artist Countdown: Bachman Turner Overdrive Top 20 6pm ET @BachmanTurner

The Anthology (Bachman–Turner Overdrive album)
The Anthology (Bachman–Turner Overdrive album) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

BTOBachman–Turner Overdrive is a Canadian rock group from Winnipeg, Manitoba, that had a series of hit albums and singles in the 1970s, selling over 7 million albums in that decade alone. Their 1970s catalog included five Top 40 albums and six U.S. Top 40 singles (ten in Canada). The band has sold nearly 30 million albums worldwide, and has fans affectionately known as “gearheads” (derived from the band’s gear-shaped logo). Many of their songs, including “Let It Ride“, “You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet“, “Takin’ Care of Business“, “Hey You” and “Roll On Down the Highway“, still receive play on classic-rock stations.

After the band went into a hiatus in 2005, Randy Bachman and Fred Turner reunited in 2009 to tour and collaborate on a new album. In 2010, they played the halftime show at the Grey Cup in Edmonton, AB.  (Source: WIkipedia)

1 You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet
2 Hey You
3 Roll On Down the Highway
4 Takin’ Care of Business
5 Let It Ride
6 Down To The Line
7 Take It Like A Man
8 Blue Collar
9 Lookin’ Out For #1
10 Gimme Your Money Please
11 My Wheels Won’t Turn
12 Heartaches
13 Life Still Goes On (I’m Lonely)
14 Shotgun Rider
15 Down The Road
16 Jamaica
17 The House of the Rising Sun
18 Welcome Home
19 Rollin’ Along
20 Blown

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