Tag: CCR

Wednesday 11/16/22 9pm ET: Feature LP: Creedence Clearwater Revival – Willy and The Poor Boys (1969)

Willy and the Poor Boys is the fourth studio album by American rock band Creedence Clearwater Revival, released by Fantasy Records November 2, 1969. It was the last of three studio albums the band released that year, arriving just three months after Green River.

  1. “Down on the Corner” 2:46
  2. “It Came Out of the Sky” 2:53
  3. “Cotton Fields” 2:56
  4. “Poorboy Shuffle” 2:25
  5. “Feelin’ Blue” 5:06
  6. “Fortunate Son” 2:19
  7. “Don’t Look Now (It Ain’t You or Me)” 2:11
  8. “The Midnight Special” 4:13
  9. “Side o’ the Road” 3:24
  10. “Effigy” 6:26

John Fogerty – vocals, lead guitar, piano, maracas, cowbell, harmonica (4), producer, arranger
Tom Fogerty – rhythm guitar, backing vocals
Stu Cook – bass, washtub bass (4), backing vocals
Doug Clifford – drums, washboard (4)
Booker T. Jones – organ
Steve Cropper – guitar
Donald “Duck” Dunn – bass
Al Jackson, Jr. – drums

Wednesday 10/5/22 1am ET: Feature Live LP: Creedence Clearwater Revival – At The Royal Albert Hall (2022)

At the Royal Albert Hall, released September 16, 2022, a live album recorded in 1970 with American swamp rock band Creedence Clearwater Revival. The performance was released as an album to coincide with the documentary film Travelin’ Band: Creedence Clearwater Revival at the Royal Albert Hall, directed by Bob Smeaton. The recordings document the band’s first European tour and feature footage that has never been released; the album includes the entire set recorded on April 14, 1970.

“Born on the Bayou” 5:12
“Green River” 2:57
“Tombstone Shadow” 3:39
“Travelin’ Band” 2:11
“Fortunate Son” 2:16
“Commotion” 2:45
“Midnight Special” 3:38
“Bad Moon Rising” 2:19
“Proud Mary” 3:01
“The Night Time Is the Right Time” 3:11
“Good Golly, Miss Molly” 2:51
“Keep On Chooglin'” 8:37

Doug Clifford – drums
Stu Cook – bass guitar, backing vocals
John Fogerty – vocals, guitar, harmonica
Tom Fogerty – rhythm guitar, backing vocals

Wednesday 7/13/22 1am ET: Live Track Show

Tonight:

Rod Stewart, Fleetwood Mac, Joe Cocker, CCR, Genesis, Pink Floyd, Alice Cooper, Dave Matthews Band, Rockpile, Jethro Tull, Chuck Berry, Neil Young, Who, America, Iron Maiden, Tori Amos, Supertramp, Three Dog Night, Daryl Hall and John Oates, Specials, Air Supply, Sheryl Crow, Melissa Etheridge, Wings, Queen, Cars, Firehouse,


Thursday 10/28/21 1am ET: Feature LP: Creedence Clearwater Revival – Cosmo’s Factory (1970)

Cosmo’s Factory is the fifth studio album by American rock band Creedence Clearwater Revival, released by Fantasy Records July 8, 1970, and released as Fantasy 8402 – the same month as the single release of “Lookin’ Out My Back Door” with “Long As I Can See the Light” on the B-side. The album spent nine consecutive weeks in the number one position on the Billboard 200 chart.

In January 1970, the double A-sided single, “Travelin’ Band”/”Who’ll Stop the Rain”, peaked at number two on the Billboard Hot 100. In April, the band released their next double-sided single, “Run Through the Jungle”/”Up Around the Bend”, which reached number four on the Hot 100, and started their first tour of Europe. Cosmo’s Factory was released in July 1970, and their ninth single “Lookin’ Out My Back Door”/”Long as I Can See the Light”, both of which reached number two on the Hot 100. The album was certified gold (500,000 units sold) by the Recording Industry Association of America on December 16, 1970. Almost 20 years later, on December 13, 1990, it received a certification of four times platinum with sales over four million copies.

  1. “Ramble Tamble” 7:09
  2. “Before You Accuse Me” 3:24
  3. “Travelin’ Band” 2:07
  4. “Ooby Dooby” 2:05
  5. “Lookin’ out My Back Door” 2:31
  6. “Run Through the Jungle” 3:09
  7. “Up Around the Bend” 2:40
  8. “My Baby Left Me” 2:17
  9. “Who’ll Stop the Rain” 2:28
  10. “I Heard It Through the Grapevine” 11:05
  11. “Long As I Can See the Light” 3:33
  12. “Travelin’ Band” (Remake take) 2:15
  13. “Up Around the Bend” (Live in Amsterdam, September 10, 1971) 2:41
  14. “Born on the Bayou” (with Booker T. & the M.G.’s at Fantasy Studios, 1970) 5:58

John Fogerty – lead guitar, lead vocals, piano, electric piano, keyboards, saxophone, harmonica, producer, arranger
Tom Fogerty – rhythm guitar, backing vocals
Stu Cook – bass guitar, backing vocals
Doug Clifford – drums, cowbell

Monday 5/17/21 2pm ET: Sounds of The 70’s

This week we feature music from Jethro Tull, Thin Lizzy, Paper Lace, Cher, Bad Company, Rare Earth, CCR, Jim Croce, Eddie Floyd, Elton John, BTO, Miracles, Big Star, Diana Ross and more . . .