POTD: The Spirit Of Radio

POTD: The Spirit Of Radio

On the 40th anniversary of the release of its album, “Permanent Waves,” the classic rock trio Rush had a special animated video made for their song, “The Spirit Of Radio.” It serves a dual purpose — as a tribute to their drummer, Neil...
Best Things I’ve Heard Recently

Best Things I’ve Heard Recently

While sheltering at home for the last three months, I haven’t had a chance to listen to many podcasts. I used to consume them in my car wherever I went, but since I’ve emerged from home only a few times (almost always to retrieve food), my trips have been...
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...