Music

June is a big birthday month in rock ‘n roll. Tonight the Pop Shop celebrates Ray Davies (Kinks), Howard Kaylan (Turtles) and Colin Blunstone (Zombies). Plus fan requests, recent acquisitions to the Lincoln Terrace music library and a ticket giveaway to Dick Dale at the Cabooze on July 10. Tune in!

Lovely long pieces to groove to: Runa Laila, Mehdi Hassan, Junoon, Sabri Brothers, Rahat Fateh Ali, DJ Cheb i Saabba, the Bombay Dub Orchestra, and more.

Yesterday’s Revolution: The Minneapolis 78 RPM Record Scene

Lots of folks are into vinyl these days. Some people are even making mix tapes again. But if you really want to embrace obscure, seemingly dead media, there’s no better way to do it than to buy 78 rpm records. This documentary takes listeners inside the rarefied world of 78 record enthusiasts, including Greg Carr, former KFAI “Dig Up the Roots” DJ, and Scott Holthus, owner of Vintage Music Company in Minneapolis. Holthus owns hundreds of thousands of 78 records and he refurbishes the machines that plays them.

GPS For Success – Navigating your way along the path to success can be difficult. GPS to Success steers you from where you are to where you want to go, much like a Global Positioning System (GPS). Apply the sound advice these hand picked, extremely knowlegeable business leaders provide.

BIRTHDAYS-IN-BLUE From the Land of the Round Haircut for Soulman EDDIE FLOYD, Powerful Woman of Rhythm and Blues PEGGY SCOTT ADAMS, as well as a pair of Greats From the Golden Age of American Popular Song: RICHARD RODGERS and FRANK LOESSER

This weeks play list.

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