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Saturday 12am ET: Feature LP: Elton John – The Diving Board (2013)

The Diving Board is the twenty-ninth studio album by British singer-songwriter Elton John. It is the second of his studio releases since 1979’s Victim of Love without any of his regular band members. The album was released in the United Kingdom on September 13, 2013, and debuted at No. 3 on the UK album chart, his highest-charting studio album in that country since 2001’s Songs from the West Coast, and at No. 4 on the Billboard 200. It is also his highest-charting solo album in the United States since Blue Moves in 1976. However, after just eight weeks the album fell off the charts completely.

The album’s premiere single, “Home Again”, was released on June 24, 2013, the same day the album became available for pre-order. On August 28, 2013, a video for “Mexican Vacation (Kids in the Candlelight)” was released on YouTube.

1. “Oceans Away” 3:57
2. “Oscar Wilde Gets Out” 4:35
3. “A Town Called Jubilee” 4:29
4. “The Ballad of Blind Tom” 4:12
5. “Dream #1” (Instrumental interlude) 0:39
6. “My Quicksand” 4:46
7. “Can’t Stay Alone Tonight” 4:48
8. “Voyeur” 4:16
9. “Home Again” 5:01
10. “Take This Dirty Water” 4:24
11. “Dream #2” (Instrumental interlude) 0:43
12. “The New Fever Waltz” 4:38
13. “Mexican Vacation (Kids in the Candlelight)” 3:33
14. “Dream #3” (Instrumental interlude) 1:36
15. “The Diving Board” 5:55
16. “Candlelit Bedroom” 4:13
17. “Gauguin Gone Hollywood” 4:18
18. “5th Avenue” 4:22
19. “Home Again” (Live from Capitol Studios) 5:19
20. “Mexican Vacation (Kids in the Candlelight)” (Live from Capitol Studios) 4:27
21. “The New Fever Waltz” (Live from Capitol Studios) 4:42

Friday 10pm: Feature LP: Elton John – The Diving Board (2013)

The Diving Board is the twenty-ninth studio album by British singer-songwriter Elton John. It is the second of his studio releases since 1979’s Victim of Love without any of his regular band members. The album was released in the United Kingdom on September 13, 2013, and debuted at No. 3 on the UK album chart, his highest-charting studio album in that country since 2001’s Songs from the West Coast, and at No. 4 on the Billboard 200. It is also his highest-charting solo album in the United States since Blue Moves in 1976. However, after just eight weeks the album fell off the charts completely.

The album’s premiere single, “Home Again”, was released on June 24, 2013, the same day the album became available for pre-order. On August 28, 2013, a video for “Mexican Vacation (Kids in the Candlelight)” was released on YouTube.

1. “Oceans Away” 3:57
2. “Oscar Wilde Gets Out” 4:35
3. “A Town Called Jubilee” 4:29
4. “The Ballad of Blind Tom” 4:12
5. “Dream #1” (Instrumental interlude) 0:39
6. “My Quicksand” 4:46
7. “Can’t Stay Alone Tonight” 4:48
8. “Voyeur” 4:16
9. “Home Again” 5:01
10. “Take This Dirty Water” 4:24
11. “Dream #2” (Instrumental interlude) 0:43
12. “The New Fever Waltz” 4:38
13. “Mexican Vacation (Kids in the Candlelight)” 3:33
14. “Dream #3” (Instrumental interlude) 1:36
15. “The Diving Board” 5:55
16. “Candlelit Bedroom” 4:13
17. “Gauguin Gone Hollywood” 4:18
18. “5th Avenue” 4:22
19. “Home Again” (Live from Capitol Studios) 5:19
20. “Mexican Vacation (Kids in the Candlelight)” (Live from Capitol Studios) 4:27
21. “The New Fever Waltz” (Live from Capitol Studios) 4:42