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What Planet Is This?! Show #79 (I think) + LONG-PLAY WEDNESDAY!

This past Sunday, I had the pleasure of seeing the incredible Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings; a Brooklyn-based soul/funk ensemble comprised of a bad-ass horn section, a tight-as-hell rhythm section, a soulful backup vocal section and one of the baddest … Continue reading

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What Planet Is This?! Show #75 (I think) + LONG-PLAY WEDNESDAY!

Remember when people listened to the radio? Well, people still turn on the radio, of course, but it’s a much different beast than it once was. The radio was the common person’s biggest or only connection to the outside world. … Continue reading

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What Planet Is This?! Show #74 (I think)

It’s Wednesday and that means I’ll be taking you home and across the universe tonight. Tune in tonight from 4:00 to 6:00 for selections from Easy Star All-Stars, Gene Harris, Oscar Peterson & Michel Legrand, Rheostatics, Man Man, Archie Shepp … Continue reading

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What Planet Is This?! Show #71 (I think) + LONG-PLAY WEDNESDAY!

Long-play Wednesday, you say? Holy smokes! For those of you who have been listening to this show for a while, you already know that the last Tuesday of the month has always been Long-Play Day. Let me assure you that … Continue reading

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What Planet Is This?! Show #58 (I think) LONG-PLAY TUESDAY!

What’s that? Special end-of-the-year two-hour vinyl show, you say? Tune in tonight at 7:00 PM all the way to 9:00 PM for some of the best music you’ll hear all winter season, including some long-time favourites, some great new finds, … Continue reading

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What Planet Is This?! Show #49 (I think)

Sweet Chaos! I’m throwing everything up to fate, tonight. I usually spend the week between shows adding tunes to a long possible-playlist, but this week: I’m just going to wing it. Let’s see what I pull out of the vaults… … Continue reading

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What Planet Is This?! Show #42 (I think) LONG-PLAY TUESDAY!

Hi friends, It’s going to be a special program tonight on WPIT! I’ve long had a bit of a fascination with vinyl records, dating all the way back to when I broke my dad’s turntable as a tyke. I bought … Continue reading

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What Planet Is This?! Show #41 (I think)

Oh man! For once, I can say it was kind of a long week since last show. A lot of stuff has happened and I’m a little exhausted, so tonight I’m going to let the music take me away to … Continue reading

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What Planet Is This?! Show #27 (I think)

Hooray! It’s Tuesday! That means I get to run desperately to the radio station to get there just in time to push “play” and make up a bunch of stuff to say! I like Tuesday! Lots of great music lined … Continue reading

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