Author Archives: Shap

NOTHING BUT 90’s: Sept 9th – 13th Playlists

Monday, September 9th sponsored by Marseilles Sheet Metal Blue Monday – Orgy Miami – Will Smith** Never Let You Go – Third Eye Blind Tonight, Tonight – Smashing Pumpkins Blaze of Glory – Jon Bon Jovi (#1 on this date in 1990) Stinkfist – Tool (congrats to them for knocking TAYLOR SWIFT from the top album…Read more »

ROOTS with ROBB: Are You Experienced? Jimi Hendrix

Today’s classic album is the debut from the Jimi Hendrix Experience, but let’s face it, as great as Noel Redding and Mitch Mitchell were, we’re really talking about Jimi here.  I learned quite a bit about Jimi while diving in to this album.  I didn’t realize ‘Hey Joe’ wasn’t an original!  Nope, it was a…Read more »

NOTHING BUT 90s Playlist: Sept 3rd – 6th

Monday, September 2nd  sponsored by Marseilles Sheet Metal No show — Labor Day Tuesday, September 3rd  sponsored by All About Personnel I Will Always Love You – Whitney Houston (I finally got around to seeing Spider-Man: Far from Home, and this song opens the film) There She Goes – The La’s All I Wanna Do – Sheryl Crow…Read more »

NOTHING BUT 90’s: August 26th – 30th Playlist

Monday, August 26th  sponsored by Marseilles Sheet Metal Only Wanna Be With You – Hootie and the Blowfish Believe – Me First and the Gimme Gimmes %% The Impression That I Get – Mighty Mighty Bosstones Spiderwebs – No Doubt (drummer Adrian Young is 50) Humpty Dance – Digital Underground (Shock G, aka Humpty Hump is…Read more »

ROOTS with ROBB: The Black Crowes

There may not be enough superlatives to describe how good The Black Crowes really are.  Their debut album Shake Your Money Maker is their high point in sales thanks to ‘Hard to Handle’ and ‘She Talks to Angels.’  But even just a glimpse of the video from ‘Jealous Again’ below, you can see they were still part…Read more »

NOTHING BUT 90’s: August 19th – 23rd Playlist

Monday, August 19th  sponsored by Marseilles Sheet Metal Pump up the Jam – Technotronic Every Morning – Sugar Ray Cowboy – Kid Rock Otherside – Red Hot Chili Peppers N.W.O. – Ministry  (apparently I’m not the only the one excited Al Jourgenson is teaming up David Hasselhoff to cover Neil Diamond!) The Only Thing That Looks Good… – Bryan…Read more »

ROOTS with ROBB: Bryan Adams

Bryan Adams is a Canadian Nat’l Treasure, who broke on the scene in 1980.  But it wasn’t till his 3rd album, Cuts Like a Knife that he really grab hold of the AC mantle here and in other foreign countries.  Once he did, he didn’t let go.  You can see him tonight (8/15) in the Quad Cities. …Read more »

NOTHING BUT 90’s: August 12th – 16th Playlist

Monday, August 12th  sponsored by Marseilles Sheet Metal Billy T. filled in today and he curated today’s show. 3 Strange Days – School of Fish Violet – Hole Volcano Girls – Veruca Salt Diane – Material Issue Watch the Girl Destroy Me – Possum Dixon Plowed – Sponge My Favourite Game – Cardigans Father of Mine…Read more »

ROOTS with ROBB: Blondie

The Month of B’s continues with Rock and Roll Hall of Famers, Blondie!  In this episode, we discuss their love of several different genres of music that they blended together.  Plus, yet another CBGBs band that loved girl groups of the 60s, and how much success would the band have had WITHOUT Deborah Harry at…Read more »

NOTHING BUT 90’S: August 5th – 9th Playlist

Monday, August 5th  sponsored by Marseilles Sheet Metal Vasoline – Stone Temple Pilots Vision of Love – Mariah Carey (debut single hit #1 on this date in 1990) Fantastic Voyage – Coolio You Get What you Give – New Radicals Adam’s Song – Blink 182 ^^ Sure Shot – Beastie Boys (Adam ‘MCA’ Yauch would’ve been…Read more »