Artist Countdown: Joe Walsh Top 20 6pm ET @JoeWalsh

November 19, 2013
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JoeWalshJoseph Fidler “Joe” Walsh (born Joseph Fidler; November 20, 1947) is an American musician, songwriter, record producer, and actor. He has been a member of three commercially successful bands: the James Gang, Barnstorm, and the Eagles. He has also experienced success both as a solo artist and prolific session musician. He holds the number 54 spot in Rolling Stone magazine‘s “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time.

Walsh has produced albums for artists such as Dan Fogelberg and Ringo Starr. He was a background musician (1st guitar solo) on Eagles bandmate Don Henley’s 1982 hit “Dirty Laundry” (listed as such in the liner notes of I Can’t Stand Still and Actual Miles: Henley’s Greatest Hits). Walsh played guitar throughout Who bassist John Entwistle’s 1981 solo album Too Late The Hero. Walsh has also contributed to albums by: America, REO Speedwagon, Andy Gibb, Wilson Phillips, Emerson, Lake & Palmer and Steve Winwood, and on the Richard Marx hit “Don’t Mean Nothing”.

Onscreen Walsh has appeared in: The Blues Brothers, RoboCop, Promised Land, The Drew Carey Show, Duckman, MADtv, Rock the Cradle and Zachariah.
On February 12, 2012, Walsh appeared on stage with Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen, Dave Grohl, and McCartney’s band at the Staples Center in Los Angeles to close out the Grammy Awards show.

Walsh was a regular guest deejay on the Los Angeles radio station, KLOS during the mid-1980s. They had a Saturday evening feature, with celebrity guest-hosts taking over the mic (Walsh was the guest host far more frequently than any other). He was also a frequent guest and guest-host of Detroit & Chicago radio personality Steve Dahl.

Walsh also appeared on the 60th Episode of Live From Daryl’s House with Daryl Hall, which premiered on November 15, 2012.  (SouRce: Wikipedia)

1 Life’s Been Good
2 A Life of Illusion
3 Rocky Mountain Way
4 Space Age Whiz Kids
5 Ordinary Average Guy
6 The Confessor
7 The Radio Song
8 Vote for Me
9 I Can Play That Rock & Roll
10 All of a Sudden
11 In My Car
12 All Night Long
13 Wild Ride (with Kenny Chesney)
14 Funk #49    (James Gang)
15 Midnight Man    (James Gang)
16 Turn to Stone
17 Meadows
18 Walk Away
19 Over and Over
20 Last Good Time In Town

Artist Countdown: Glenn Frey Top 20 Hits 6pm ET @GlennFrey

November 5, 2013
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GlennFreyGlenn Lewis Frey (born November 6, 1948) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and actor, best known as a founding member of the Eagles. Frey formed the Eagles after he met drummer Don Henley in 1970 and the two eventually joined Linda Ronstadt‘s backup band for her summer tour. The Eagles formed in 1971 and released their debut album in 1972. Glenn Frey played guitar with the Eagles as well as piano and keyboards, and shared lead vocals with Don Henley. The Eagles broke up in 1980 after becoming one of the most successful bands of all time. Frey sang lead vocals on many Eagles hits such as “Take It Easy”, “Peaceful Easy Feeling“, “Tequila Sunrise”, “Already Gone”, “Lyin’ Eyes“, “New Kid in Town“, and “Heartache Tonight“. After the breakup of the Eagles in 1980, Frey embarked on a successful solo career. He released his debut album in 1982 and went on to record Top 40 hits “The One You Love”, “Smuggler’s Blues”, “Sexy Girl”, “The Heat Is On”, and “You Belong to the City“. As a member of the Eagles, Frey has won six Grammys, and five American Music Awards. The Eagles have sold over 120 million albums worldwide and were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998. As a solo artist and with the Eagles combined, Frey has released 24 Top 40 singles on the Billboard Hot 100.  (Source: Wikipedia)

1 You Belong to the City
2 The Heat Is On
3 True Love
4 Part of Me, Part of You
5 The One You Love
6 Sexy Girl
7 Smuggler’s Blues
8 I Found Somebody
9 River of Dreams
10 I’ve Got Mine
11 All Those Lies
12 Livin’ Right
13 Partytown
14 Soul Searchin’
15 Don’t Give Up
16 The Allnighter
17 This Way to Happiness
18 Love in the 21st Century
19 Lovers Moon
20 Strange Weather

 

Artist Countdown: Don Henley Top 30 Hits 2pm ET @RadioMax

July 21, 2013
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Don Henley

Donald Hugh “Don” Henley (born July 22, 1947) is an American singer, songwriter and drummer, best known as a founding member of the Eagles before launching a successful solo career. Henley was the drummer and lead vocalist for the Eagles from 1971–1980, when the band broke up. Henley sings lead vocals on Eagles hits such as “Witchy Woman“, “Desperado”, “Best of My Love”, “One of These Nights”, “Hotel California”, “Life in the Fast Lane“, and “The Long Run”.

After the Eagles broke up in 1980, Henley pursued a solo career and released his debut album in 1982. He has released four studio albums, two compilation albums, and one live DVD. His solo hits include “Dirty Laundry”, “The Boys of Summer”, “All She Wants to Do Is Dance”, “The Heart of the Matter”, “The Last Worthless Evening“, “Sunset Grill”, “Not Enough Love in the World“, “New York Minute” and “The End of the Innocence”.

The Eagles have sold over 120 million albums worldwide, won six Grammy Awards, had five #1 singles, 17 Top 40 singles, and six #1 albums. They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998 and are the biggest selling American band in history. As a solo artist, Henley has sold over 10 million albums worldwide, had eight Top 40 singles, won two Grammys and five MTV Video Music Awards. Combined with the Eagles and as a solo artist, Henley has released 25 Top 40 singles on the Billboard Hot 100. He has released seven studio albums with the Eagles and four as a solo artist. In 2008, he was ranked the 87th greatest singer of all time by Rolling Stone magazine.

Henley has also played a founding role in several environmental and political causes, most notably the Walden Woods Project. Since 1994, he has divided his musical activities between the Eagles and his solo career. (Source: Wikipedia)

1 The End of the Innocence
2 The Boys of Summer
3 The Last Worthless Evening
4 The Heart of the Matter
5 Through Your Hands
6 All She Wants to Do Is Dance
7 New York Minute
8 Sunset Grill
9 Dirty Laundry
10 Not Enough Love in the World
11 Sometimes Love Just Ain’t Enough  (with Patty Smyth)
12 Leather and Lace  (with Stevie Nicks)
13 Taking You Home
14 Walkaway Joe  (with Trisha Yearwood)
15 How Bad Do You Want It?
16 The Garden of Allah
17 Johnny Can’t Read
18 I Will Not Go Quietly
19 Who Owns This Place?
20 If Dirt Were Dollars
21 Drivin’ With Your Eyes Closed
22 Sit Down You’re Rockin’ the Boat
23 Everybody Knows
24 Workin’ It
25 Everything Is Different Now
26 You Don’t Know Me at All
27 Inside Out  (with Trisha Yearwood)
28 You Better Hang Up
29 I Can’t Stand Still
30 Calling Me  (with Kenny Rogers)
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