Friday 4pm: Across The Tracks: Featuring – One (Part 4)

August 16, 2019
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This installment of Across The Tracks feature tune with “ONE” in the title.  We’ll feature music from Rise Against, INXS, Bad Company, Maroon 5, Kid Rock, Queen, Montgomery Gentry, Doobie Brothers, Theory of A Deadman, Beatles, Smash Mouth, Carole King and much more across the tracks and genres.  

Wednesday 1:30pm: Sounds of The 70s

July 31, 2019
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This week we feature music from:  Leo Sayer, George Harrison, John Denver, Gerry Rafferty, Manhattan Transfer, Jim Croce, Elton John, Billy Joel, Marvin Gaye, Meat Loaf, Dion, Carole King, Linda Clifford, Bruce Springsteen and more . . .

Wednesday 10pm: In Concert: Carole King – Live At Montreux 1973

June 12, 2019
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Legendary singer-songwriter Carole King announced the release of a live album and concert DVD featuring never-before-seen footage of the iconic singer and pianist’s 1973 performance — her first outside the United States — at the world famous Montreux Jazz Festival in picturesque Montreux, Switzerland. The Live At Montreux 1973 album arrive on June 14 via Eagle Rock Entertainment.

The intimate concert sees King opening solo with songs from her landmark 1971 album Tapestry including favorites like “I Feel The Earth Move,” “It’s Too Late,” Beautiful,” “Home Again” and more. King is then joined by a band she leads through a number of songs from her recently released album at the time, Fantasy. King returns to the solo format and closes the show with the timeless Tapestry classics “You’Ve Got A Friend” and “(You Make Me Feel Like A) Natural Woman.”

I Feel The Earth Move
Smackwater Jack
Home Again
Beautiful
Up On The Roof
It’s Too Late
Fantasy Beginning
You’ve Been Around Too Long
Being At War With Each Other
That’s How Things Go Down
Haywood
A Quiet Place To Live
You Light Up My Life
Corazón
Believe In Humanity
Fantasy End
You’ve Got A Friend
(You Make Me Feel Like A) Natural Woman

Friday 11am: Artist Spotlight – Carole King

February 8, 2019
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Carole King (born Carol Joan Klein, February 9, 1942) is an American composer and singer-songwriter. She is the most successful female songwriter of the latter half of the 20th century in the US, having written or co-written 118 pop hits on the Billboard Hot 100 between 1955 and 1999. King also wrote 61 hits that charted in the UK, making her the most successful female songwriter on the UK singles charts between 1952 and 2005.

King’s career began in the 1960s when she and her first husband, Gerry Goffin, wrote more than two dozen chart hits, many of which have become standards, for numerous artists. She has continued writing for other artists since then. King’s success as a performer in her own right did not come until the 1970s, when she sang her own songs, accompanying herself on the piano, in a series of albums and concerts. After experiencing commercial disappointment with her debut album Writer, King scored her breakthrough with the album Tapestry, which topped the U.S. album chart for 15 weeks in 1971 and remained on the charts for more than six years.

King has made 25 solo albums, the most successful being Tapestry, which held the record for most weeks at No. 1 by a female artist for more than 20 years. Her most recent non-compilation album was Tapestry: Live in Hyde Park in 2017. Her record sales were estimated at more than 75 million copies worldwide.

She has won four Grammy Awards and was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for her songwriting. She is the recipient of the 2013 Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, the first woman to be so honored. She is also a 2015 Kennedy Center Honoree.

Monday 10pm: LP Lounge with Willie B

July 16, 2018
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Tonight at 10pm (US East Coast time) its SQ vs QS; rock vs folk; white trash vs Stars Hollow’s music teacher – on my little corner of the net! – Willie B

EDGAR WINTER GROUP
They Only Come Out at Night is the third studio album by Edgar Winter and the first by the Edgar Winter Group. A commercial hit, the album reached the #3 slot on the Billboard 200 chart and also features two of the band’s biggest songs: “Frankenstein” (#1 on the Billboard Hot 100) and “Free Ride” (#14 on that same chart). Musically, besides the country track “Round & Round,” the album features a mixture of mostly blues rock and boogie woogie induced rock in a generally carefree and upbeat sound.[citation needed] The album eventually sold two million copies.

In 2006, the album was reissued on Super Audio CD by Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab as well as the 2008 Quadraphonic rendition was reissued by SBME Sony BMG (Bertelsmann Music Group) Music Entertainment. In the same year, it was featured in the video game Prey.

Writer Stephen King mentioned the album (specifically its cover artwork) in his 1975 novel ‘Salem’s Lot.

The album is mentioned in the song “I Love My Dad” by Sun Kil Moon on their 2014 album Benji.

The Australian cassette issue of the album in 1973 transposes “Undercover Man” and “Frankenstein” (i.e. Frankenstein ends side A instead of side B) and has a wholly different cover: a photo of the band posing against a black background. The American cassette follows the same track order as the Australian issue, but retains the original cover.

The album was certified gold April 30, 1973 by the RIAA.

Besides being a commercial success, the album has received many highly positive critical reviews. Writing for AllMusic, critic Michael B. Smith praised the “party” and “sing-along” feel of the album. He remarked, “While this album will forever be remembered for spawning the huge hit singles ‘Frankenstein’ and ‘Free Ride,’ there’s plenty more to appreciate on this stellar release.”

CAROLE KING
Music is the third album by American singer-songwriter Carole King. It is a continuation of the style laid down in Tapestry. The album was released in December 1971 and quickly rose to the top of the charts. It features songs such as “It’s Going to Take Some Time” (US No. 12 by The Carpenters), “Sweet Seasons,” a No. 9 hit for Carole King, and “Brother, Brother”.

Carole King: Music experienced immediate success and was certified gold on December 9, 1971, days after release. It was certified platinum on July 17, 1995. The album reportedly sold 1,300,000 copies in the United States on the day of its release.

Music entered the top ten at No. 8, becoming the first of many weeks both Tapestry and Carole King: Music would occupy the top ten simultaneously. The album hit No. 1 on New Year’s Day 1972 and stayed there for three consecutive weeks.

King plays the piano and celeste on many tracks. – Wikipedia

Vinyl Resting Place with Willie B 2pm ET

December 19, 2015
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Jewish XmasIn this special Vinyl Resting Place program its a Jewish Christmas Special!  Join Willie B 2pm ET featuring the music of Herb Alpert, Carole King, Mel Torme, Bette Midler and many many more.

Sunday with Ron Kovacs (8a – 12p) ET

December 6, 2015
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SundayJoin Ron Kovacs for another edition of Sunday.  This week music from Fairport Convention, Jethro Tull, Steeleye Span, The Band, The Beach Boys, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Crosby, Stills & Nash, The Mamas & the Papas, Simon & Garfunkel, Ryan Adams, Joan Armatrading, Beck, Jackson Browne, Harry Chapin, Tracy Chapman, Jim Croce, Donovan, Bob Dylan, Dan Fogleberg, Steve Forbert, Ben Howard, Carole King, Mark Knopfler, Gordon Lightfoot, Van Morrison, Patrick Park, Ed Sheeran, Bruce Springsteen, Cat Stevens, Teddy Thompson, Eddie Vedder, Neil Young, Warren Zevon and more . .. .   Live starting 8am on RadioMaxMusic.

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