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From "Concerns of a GOP Neo-phyte" to "Space Age Love Song."

Posted on August 16, 2018

BeachFest 2017! The Playlist

A Journey Spanning Genre And Era
It's still rock 'n' roll to me.

Posted on June 28, 2017

Like A Cloud

By Steve Rhodes
Far away from the dry land, and its bitter memories.

Posted on March 15, 2010

Psychedelic Velveeta

By Don Jacobson
Candy-coloured rocket ships from a coupla cheesy dudes from North Dakota.

Posted on February 23, 2010

The Rolling Stones: Love & Theft

By Drew Adamek
As tears go by.

Posted on February 16, 2010

Don's Latest

Sometimes things just get so damn beautiful I have to cry.

Posted on November 2, 2009

10 Of The Prettiest Damn Songs On The Planet

Desert islands, pedal steel guitars, Pabst Blue Ribbon and aching hearts.

Posted on October 23, 2009

More Booze

Barstools and fools.

Posted on May 12, 2009

An iTunes Top 25

A lot of Elton John, Blue Oyster Cult, and Teddy Morgan.

Posted on May 4, 2009

Comcast's New Music Choices

Uncensored rap, sultry slow jams, tubular hit songs, TV themes and the Latin lover in you.

Posted on April 22, 2009

Don's Crosstown Bus Playlist No. 1

By Don Jacobson
From Seattle bike culture to twee Australians, including rhyming ganza with Somalia.

Posted on January 23, 2009

The Obama Victory Set

By Steve Rhodes
The pleasant surprise of Sister Christian.

Posted on November 5, 2008

McCain Radio

By Steve Rhodes
Songs about log cabins and the gas tax.

Posted on October 28, 2008

Obama Radio

By Steve Rhodes
Um, Obama's horny and he has a really bad headache?

Posted on October 24, 2008

Inflight Radio: American

By The Inflight Music Affairs Desk
American Airlines joins United and Delta in trying to rock you in the air.

Posted on October 20, 2008

Music By Paste

By The Beachwood CD Sampler Affairs Desk
Get your Alphabutt here.

Posted on October 9, 2008

Channeling Comcast

By The Beachwood Music Choice Affairs Desk
Slam your head and hear doves cry.

Posted on August 27, 2008


By Don Jacobson
It might seem all Average White Band on the North Shore until the stylish neighbors invite you over and you notice Kool gettin' down with the whole Gang.

Posted on July 28, 2008

Inflight Radio: Delta

By Julia Gray
Magic underwear and Polygamy Porter help Sergio Mendes and the Country Showcase go down a little easier.

Posted on July 10, 2008

Inflight Radio: United

By The Inflight Music Affairs Desk
Peace in a sometimes crazy world.

Posted on July 2, 2008

The Best Radio You Have Never Heard

By Don Jacobson
By "radio," Bax means the commercial outlets in Chicago and elsewhere in this great land.

Posted on June 20, 2008

Comcast Classic Country

By Steve Rhodes
Cable TV's school of rock hits the sweet spot.

Posted on May 30, 2008

Toffee Sunday Smash

By Don Jacobson
Flying through a lemonade sky on the back of a giant butterfly.

Posted on May 12, 2008

Truly, Modly, Deeply

By Don Jacobson
Mr. Suave scans the Mod musicverse.

Posted on March 2, 2008


By Don Jacobson
The vortex of a cool classic rock swirly-gig.

Posted on January 11, 2008

Out of Sight: 1975

By Steve Rhodes
Life is a rock, but Disco Tex and the Sex-O-Lettes rolled me.

Posted on December 17, 2007

Howie Pyro's Awesome Record Collection

By Don Jacobson
Where novelty drive-in speakers, furious rockabilly, true soul and high-booted go-go girls meet in an acidy haze where fuzz guitars and B-movie posters scream sex and blood.

Posted on November 14, 2007

The Leaving Champaign Mix

By Courey Gruszauskas
The man's put a spell on you, for Christ's sake.

Posted on October 17, 2007

The Casbah

By Don Jacobson
A San Antonio DJ takes us to Punk Point, Psychedelic Surf city, Shoegazeville and Cool Jazz Junction.

Posted on September 10, 2007

Four Decades in the (Time-) Life of Folk Rock

By Don Jacobson
Time-Life's new four-CD set, "Four Decades of Folk Rock," will be released (unironically) on Sept. 11. Its breathtakingly comprehensive.

Posted on July 6, 2007

MUSIC - How Africa Adopted Jimmie Rodgers.
TV - Sinclair, ABC Light AOC On Fire.
POLITICS - SCOTUS's Border Wall Fiasco.
SPORTS - Black Athletes' Underused Trump Card.

BOOKS - The Hidden Places Of World War 2.

PEOPLE PLACES & THINGS - Wisconsin Is America's Goatland.

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