Tag: Quarterflash

Friday 3/26/21 1:15am ET: Feature LP: Quarterflash Debut Album (1981)

Quarterflash is the debut album of American rock band Quarterflash. It was released in October 1981 on Geffen Records and features the single, “Harden My Heart”, which reached No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100. It also hit No. 1 on the Billboard Album Rock Tracks chart. The follow-up single was “Find Another Fool”, which reached No. 16 on the Hot 100. The album was certified platinum in the United States by the RIAA.

“Harden My Heart” is featured in the 2006 video game Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories on fictional power ballad radio station, Emotion 98.3. It is also a featured song in the Broadway musical Rock of Ages.

“Harden My Heart” – 3:51
“Find Another Fool” – 4:32
“Critical Times” – 5:06
“Valerie” – 4:20
“Try to Make It True” – 3:38
“Right Kind of Love” – 3:49
“Cruisin’ With the Deuce” – 4:10
“Love Should Be So Kind” – 3:10
“Williams Avenue” – 7:57

Rindy Ross – Vocals, saxophone
Marv Ross – Guitars
Jack Charles – Guitars, vocals
Rick DiGiallonardo – Keyboards
Rich Gooch – Bass
Brian David Willis – Drums, percussion

Paulinho da Costa – Percussion
Bruce Sweetman – Violin
John Boylan – Additional vocals
Timothy B. Schmit – Additional vocals
Mike Porcaro – Bass on “Williams Avenue”

Sunday 12pm: Vinyl Resting Place with Willie B

VRP1982Today on a new installment of the Vinyl Resting Place –  the first full year of MTV and the last year for rock and roll.  We count down the top 45 (well – almost) 45’s of 1982.  Today’s twist – we count up – from #1 to – well – as close as we can get to 45… here’s  a sampling of what they were listening to in 1982….Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, Paul McCartney, Survivor, J. Geils Band, Daryl Hall & John Oates, Toni Basil, Journey, Rick Springfield, Laura Branigan, Quarterflash, Stevie Wonder, Cars, Neil Diamond, Air Supply and so many more . . .  Join Willie B today at 12pm and check the schedule for encore times.