POTD: Kids React To Led Zeppelin

POTD: Kids React To Led Zeppelin

Picture Of The Day: Despite playing them thousands of times during the first half of my radio career, I was never a Led Zeppelin fan. I didn’t hate their songs — except “Stairway To Heaven” — but any appreciation I had was worn down by...
Another Covid Concert  Cancellation

Another Covid Concert Cancellation

Another concert tour cancelled due to concerns about COVID-19: classic rock legend John Fogerty won’t perform at The Fabulous Fox in St. Louis on July 12th. I had tickets and was looking forward to seeing him for the first time, but I don’t blame John one...
Tom Snyder & Little Richard

Tom Snyder & Little Richard

Tom Snyder was one of the best broadcasters of his generation. He could do it all, from anchoring local newscasts and one-minute network updates to hosting national magazine shows and one-on-one interviews. He rose to fame doing the latter on the...
POTD: Sheryl Crow

POTD: Sheryl Crow

Last year, I wrote about how much I enjoyed Sheryl Crow when she opened for Heart and almost stole the show. Obviously, she can’t do concerts during the COVID-19 crisis, so she’s followed the lead of many other musicians by recording one of her songs at...
POTD: “Bolero”

POTD: “Bolero”

A couple of months ago (when the world was still normal), Martha and I went to see the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra perform a program that included Ravel’s “Bolero.” We were familiar with the piece even before Bo Derek used it to seduce Dudley Moore...