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The Ultimate Oldies Show is a thematic two-hour weekly presentation, highlighting the artists, styles, musicians, influences and trends from the mid-1940's through the early 1970's.

The Ultimate Oldies Show is a thematic two-hour weekly presentation, highlighting the artists, styles, musicians, influences and trends from the mid-1940's through the early 1970's.
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Oregon, Bend

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The Ultimate Oldies Show is a thematic two-hour weekly presentation, highlighting the artists, styles, musicians, influences and trends from the mid-1940's through the early 1970's.

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English


Episodes

Class of 1962 – Instrumentals 2

6/23/2018
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More than 90 instrumentals hit the Billboard Hot 100 in one of the most successful years ever for tracks with no words. Hear great songs from The Champs, David Rose, Jimmy Smith, Mr. Acker Bilk, Lawrence Welk, Bill Black’s Combo, Duane Eddy, Floyd Cramer, King Curtis, Perez Prado and more. The Ultimate Oldies Show is a thematic two-hour weekly presentation, highlighting the artists,

Duration:01:54:34

California

6/17/2018
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Days, weeks, weekends–details found on calendars. Great records from the Easybeats, the Mamas and the Papas, the Kingston Trio, the Rolling Stones, the Beatles, Pat Boone, Henry Mancini, Chuck Berry, the Rebels, the Drifters and more. Hear from legendary songwriter Jimmy Webb about one of his biggest hits! The Ultimate Oldies Show is a thematic two-hour weekly presentation, highlighting the artists, styles, musicians,

Duration:01:54:26

Sugar and Spice

6/16/2018
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Candy, sugar, cinnamon and more from the sweet shop. Cavity-inducing tunes from Herb Alpert, the Searchers, the Archies, the Drifters, Strawberry Alarm Clock, Sam Cooke, Frank Wilson, Brenda Lee, Joe Tex and more. What is Tommy James’ favorite song? What is Rock Hall of Fame member Hank Ballard’s favorite music? You’ll learn the answers from

Duration:02:09:11

Class of 1962 – Instrumentals – 1

6/6/2018
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More than 90 instrumentals hit the Billboard Hot 100 in one of the most successful years ever for tracks with no words. Hear great songs from The Champs, Bert Kaempfart, Don Shirley, Count Basie, the Chandelles, Floyd Cramer, The Marketts, Sandy Nelson, the Virtues, Roger Williams and more. The Ultimate Oldies Show is a thematic two-hour weekly presentation, highlighting the artists, styles, musicians,

Duration:01:54:44

The Fabulous Fad Dances of the 1950s and 1960s

6/2/2018
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Twist, Stroll, Bop, Watusi and Pony to great records from Chubby Checker, Jackie Lee, the Johnny Otis Show, Danny and Juniors, Little Eva, Major Lance, Gary US Bonds and more. Hear from legendary disc jockey Humble Harv on how he helped start the dance craze that became the Bristol Stomp! Hear from Chubby Checker and

Duration:01:56:36

Top 20 R&B Artists of the 1960s

5/26/2018
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Mike counts ’em down–the most successful artists on the Billboard R&B charts in the 1960s. Who is #1? Who made the Top 10? Tune in to find out! Aretha, James, the Temptations and more! The Ultimate Oldies Show is a thematic two-hour weekly presentation, highlighting the artists, styles, musicians, influences, and trends from the mid-1940’s through the early 1970’s. Hosted by Mike Ficher,

Duration:01:55:40

The Other Side of Sun Records

5/17/2018
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More than Elvis, Jerry Lee, Carl and Johnny, Sun Records produced a rich palette of blues, rockabilly, country, pop and more. Great songs from Roy Orbison, Dick Penner, Carl Mann, Billy Lee Riley, Johnny London, Ike Turner, Junior Parker, Ray Smith and more. The Ultimate Oldies Show is a thematic two-hour weekly presentation, highlighting the artists, styles, musicians, influences, and trends from the

Duration:01:55:36

Class of 1963 – Surf

5/13/2018
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The peak of the surf music phenomena in the Untied States. Enjoy more than 30 great surf tracks, most instrumental, from Dick Dale and His Del-Tones, the Rotations, the Illusions, the Beach Boys, Jan and Dean, the Chantays, the Astronauts, Dave Myer and the Surftones the Surfaris and more. Cowabunga! The Ultimate Oldies Show is a thematic two-hour weekly presentation, highlighting the artists,

Duration:01:54:48

Goffin and King 2

5/9/2018
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More hits and great records from the successful songwriting duo of Gerry Goffin and Carole King. Hear from PJ Proby, Connie Stevens, Bobby Rydell, the Chiffons, the Byrds, Little Eva, Freddie Scott, the Tokens and more. The Ultimate Oldies Show is a thematic two-hour weekly presentation, highlighting the artists, styles, musicians, influences, and trends from the mid-1940’s through the early 1970’s. Hosted by

Duration:01:55:37

Phil Spector’s Flip Sides

5/3/2018
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Hear the classic Spector A side and, well, the interesting and often, instrumental, B side from the Wizard of Wax’ Philles singles. Enjoy great cuts from The Ronettes, the Crystals, Darlene Love, Bob B Soxx and Blue Jeans and their flip sides from the Wall of Sound Orchestra. The Ultimate Oldies Show is a thematic two-hour weekly presentation, highlighting the artists, styles, musicians,

Duration:01:53:45

Doo Wop Songs with Women’s Names in the the Title

5/3/2018
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Women celebrated in doo wop records. Great songs from Randy and the Rainbows, the Charts, the Coronets, the Jivers, the Shy-Tones, the Vitells, the Knockouts, the Autumns, the Sunsets, the Four Tunes and more. Hear from the Shytones’ Bill Sangiovanni on the inspiration for the song Annette! The Ultimate Oldies Show is a thematic two-hour weekly presentation, highlighting the artists, styles, musicians, influences,

Duration:01:54:32

The Supremes

4/15/2018
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The most successful female group in pop music history. A well-rounded perspective of Diane, Mary, and Flo featuring many hits, album cuts and soundtrack number plus early recordings as the Primettes. The Ultimate Oldies Show is a thematic two-hour weekly presentation, highlighting the artists, styles, musicians, influences, and trends from the mid-1940’s through the early 1970’s. Hosted by Mike Ficher, each show features

Duration:01:53:24

Banned Songs

4/15/2018
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Poor taste, politics, suggestive lyrics, free advertising–many of the most popular records of the rock’n’roll era were originlly banned on radio stations, television shows and more in the United States and/or the United Kingdom, for, what in retrospect, now, appear to be almost comical reasons. Enjoy great records from the Beatles, the Kinks, Lloyd Price,

Duration:01:55:06

Hal Blaine’s Top Tens – 1959 – 1964

3/31/2018
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He played on more than 100 top ten Billboard hits between 1959 and 1969. Counting ’em down in order of appearance on the charts, the first 31 top ten hits of one of the most successful drummers in rock’n’roll history–Hal Blaine. Hear great songs from Jan and Dean, Dean Martin, Connie Francis, the Beach Boys,

Duration:01:53:48

Tommy James and The Shondells

3/17/2018
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One of the most successful pop artists of the 1960s, Tommy James and the Shondells charted 29 records on the Billboard Hot 100 between 1966 and 1972, including 8 Top Ten Hits and 2 #1s. Enjoy not only the hits, but the stories behind the hits as Tommy shares his recollections of the times, the

Duration:01:57:19

Marvin and Tammi

3/11/2018
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The greatest duo ever in pop music? Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell carved an indelible legacy in just a few short years. Hear not only their hits, but enjoy Tammy solo and numerous Marvin and Tammi album cuts! A memorable show! The Ultimate Oldies Show is a thematic two-hour weekly presentation, highlighting the artists, styles, musicians, influences, and trends from the mid-1940’s through

Duration:01:54:59

As Tears Go By

2/24/2018
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The emotion and inspiration of tears. Hear great records from the Rolling Stones, Roy Orbison, the Drifters, Chuck Jackson, the Animals, the Miracles, Jackie Wilson, the Flamingos, Del Shannon, Aretha, Ray Charles, the Larks and more. The Ultimate Oldies Show is a thematic two-hour weekly presentation, highlighting the artists, styles, musicians, influences, and trends from the mid-1940’s through the early 1970’s. Hosted by

Duration:01:55:11

Class of 1968

2/7/2018
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All 15 #1 songs on the Billboard pop charts and more plus news and stories from the year 1968. Otis Redding, the Rascals, Shorty Long, Herb Alpert, Status Quo, Hugh Masakela, James Brown, Paul Mauriat, the Lemon Pipers, the Supremes, the Animals and more. The Ultimate Oldies Show is a thematic two-hour weekly presentation, highlighting the artists, styles, musicians, influences, and trends from

Duration:01:55:22

Top 30 Songs – January 18, 1958

1/29/2018
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Counting ’em down–the top 30 songs on the Billboard Pop Singles chart for the week ending January 18,, 1958–from #30 to #1! Enjoy great records from Danny and the Junijors, Sam Cooke, The Diamonds, Bill Justis, Billie and Lillie, Buddy Holly, The Rays, Chuck Berry, Elvis Presley, Ricky Nelson and more! The Ultimate Oldies Show is a thematic two-hour weekly presentation, highlighting the

Duration:01:56:09

Class of 1961 – Instrumentals – 1

1/21/2018
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More than 80 instrumentals hit the Billboard Hot 100 in one of the most successful years ever for tracks with no words. Hear great songs from the Viscounts, the Harmonicats, Mantonvani, Bert Kampfert, and more. The Ultimate Oldies Show is a thematic two-hour weekly presentation, highlighting the artists, styles, musicians, influences, and trends from the mid-1940’s through the early 1970’s. Hosted by Mike