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Posts from April 2013

And Bands
It’s another set of 5 tunes good to go on “The List” with Dan Mitchell today. It’s “and” bands. Like Big Head Todd and the Monsters, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. Now, the number one and band of all time isn’t always “andy”…but when they are…watch out!

Big Head Todd and the Monsters-Broken Hearted Savior
Bruce Hornsby and the Range-The Way it is
Here Comes My Girl-Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
Layla-Derek and the Dominos
Crosby Stills Nash and Young-Ohio
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Solo Eagles
When Eagles dare to fly…solo; that’s “The List” today. Join Dan for solo hits from Don, Glenn, the other Don, Randy and that rascal Joe.  

Don Henley-The End of the Innocence
Joe Walsh-Life’s Been Good
Don Felder-Heavy Metal
Glenn Frey-Smugglers Blues
Hearts on Fire-Randy Meisner
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Bands Named After Fruit
It doesn’t seem to happen much these days, but there was a time when bands with big dreams of stardom would name themselves after fruit. So today on “The List” join Dan as he celebrates “fruity” rockers. You might even get caught up in a bit of fruit vs. vegetable controversy!

Strawberry Alarm Clock-Incense and Peppermint
Blind Melon-No More Rain
Wild Cherry-Play That Funky Music
Smashing Pumpkins-1979
Raspberries-Go All The Way
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Girls, Girls, Girls
It’s “Girls, Girls, Girls” today on The List.  Rock and Roll Girls, Fantasy Girls and even exotic Island Girls will be dropping in…bring your cameras dudes!

Rock and Roll Girls-John Fogerty
Beautiful Girls-Van Halen
Fantasy Girl-38 Special
Fat Bottomed Girls-Queen
Island Girl-Elton John
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April Birthdays
It’s a celebration of Rockers and their April birthdays today on The List. Among others, you’ll hear from the two least famous members of CCR, who celebrate birthdays one day apart. Find out why the rumored CCR reunion failed to materialize.

Magic Carpet Ride-Steppenwolf-John Kay (April 12)
Since You’ve Been Gone-Rainbow-Richie Blackmore (April 14)
Born on the Bayou-CCR-Doug Clifford 4/24 and Stu Cook 4/25
When You Close Your Eyes-Night Ranger-Jack Blades (April 24th)
Love is Alive-Gary Wright (April 26)
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Topics: Human Interest
People: Gary WrightJohn KayStu Cook

Opening Day Rock
It’s Batter Up today on The List-Opening Day/Weekend for the Rockies means Dan will be hitting em out of the park with a little help from Ozzy and Joe, Queen,Fogerty and AC/DC. Spring, baseballs and rock will fill the air.

Centerfield-John Fogerty
Back in Black-AC/DC
We Will Rock You/We Are the Chamions-Queen
Crazy Train-Ozzy
Rocky Mountain Way-Joe Walsh
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We're Walking
Put on your most comfortable shoes because today on The List…we’re walking! And oh the places we’ll walk. From Memphis to the Moon, it’s time to burn come calories!

Walking on the Moon-Police
Walking in Memphis-Mark Cohn
Walking in L.A.-Missing Persons
Walking on Broken Glass-Annie Lennox
Walk This Way-Aerosmith
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Topics: Hospitality_Recreation
Locations: L.a.Memphis
People: Mark Cohn

Wanna Be A Rock 'n Roll Star
Rock and Roll dreams come true today on The List. Join Dan for 5 songs about making it to the top of the rock and roll ladder. Among the rockers is the legend Dan believes is the true “King of Rock and Roll.”

Wanna Be a Rock and Roll Star-Eddie Money
Rock and Roll Band-Boston
So You Wanna Be a Rock and Roll Star-Tom Petty
Shooting Star-Bad Company
Johnny B. Goode-Chuck Berry
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Colorado Rock
Today on The List: its songs inspired by Colorado. State Troopers, winter storms and Aspen are all part of the story line.

Monday-Colorado Rock (songs inspired by Colorado)
Get out of Denver-Bob Seger
Landslide-Fleetwood Mac
Ridin’ the Storm Out-REO
Rocky Mountain Way-Joe Walsh
Colorado-Flying Burrito Brothers
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Breaking Rock News (April Fools)
Today on The List; join Dan for some Breaking Rock News. What one time couple is getting married…what group is Paul McCartney set to join? Dan’s got the goods today on The List.

Already Gone-Eagles-The Band is reuniting with all former members
Mona Lisa’s and Madhatters-Elton John-Elton is having vocal cord surgery so he can hit high notes again
Second Hand News-Fleetwood Mac-Stevie and Lindsey are getting married
Alive-Pearl Jam-Eddie Vedder is apologizing for boycotting Ticketmaster and will sell 800 dollar tickets…
Helter Skelter/Whole Lotta Love-Paul McCartney is joining Page, Jones and Jason Bonham in Zeppelin Tour
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