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Playlist for 11/16/14 (Show #94) – The Kinks: Muswell Hillbillies (plus CD Giveaway!)

“I’ve never heard a Kinks song that I didn’t like,” David Bowie wrote in the liner notes for the recent release of the career-spanning compilation, Essential Kinks. “Of course, from their noisy and brash beginnings, the Kinks have come to … Continue reading

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Playlist for 8-10-14 (Show #87) – The Beatles: “Help! Is On The Way” (49th Anniversary of Help!)

  Celebrating the 49th anniversary of it’s premiere: Michael Palin hosts a 2007 radio special about The Beatles’ second movie Help!, which was first released July 29, 1965. Michael Palin hosts a 2007 radio special about The Beatles’ second movie … Continue reading

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Playlist for 7-20-14 (Show #86) – Tribute to Tommy Ramone: The Ramones Live, NYC 1978

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] R.I.P. Thomas Erdelyi. (Hungarian: Erdélyi Tamás; January 29, 1949 – July 11, 2014), better known by his stage name Tommy Ramone, was a Hungarian American record producer and musician. He was the drummer for … Continue reading

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Playlist for 4-6-14 (Show #85) – Beatles Top 5 History / 2014 Rock Hall of Fame Inductees

Produced and Hosted by Glenn Richards AUDIO: Listen HERE! On the 85th edition of the Power Pop Portal, we pay tribute to three events happening this week: First, it’s the 50th anniversary of the week that The Beatles made history … Continue reading

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Playlist for 3-30-14 (Show #84) – All-Female Band Edition for Women’s History Month!

Produced and Hosted by Glenn Richards March is Women’s History Month so we thought we’d pay tribute to some of the women who rock our world musically. There are too many bands and artists and not enough time, so to … Continue reading

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Playlist for 3-2-14 (Show #83*) – Muscle Shoals Interview

Glenn Richards hosts a special show in place of this week’s Power Pop Portal. Glenn is joined by two music legends in the world of rock, pop, and R&B: Jimmy Johnson and Dewey “Spooner” Oldham, original members of the Muscle … Continue reading

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Playlist for Show #67: 6/23/13 (Music and Conversation with Stan Lynch)

It’s a special edition of Rock104.com‘s Power Pop Portal as Glenn Richards talks with Stan Lynch (Gainesville music legend, successful Nashville songwriter, producer, and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee as the original drummer for Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers)! They talk about … Continue reading

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Playlist for Show #66 (Wings Over America / Happy 71st Birthday, Paul!)

Written, Hosted and Produced by Glenn Richards The 66th edition of Rock104.com’s Power Pop Portal features Paul McCartney and Wings with their classic triple live album from December of 1976, Wings Over America, recently re-released as the fifth installment of … Continue reading

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Playlist for Show # 65: Written, Hosted and Produced by Greg “Gargs” Allard

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] American Pie   8:35  Don McLean Two Faced Man                     3:39    Gary Wright/Best of the Dream Weaver Cockamamie Business  5:17            George Harrison/Best Of Dark Horse 1976-1989 Blood From A Clone              4:04    George Harrison/Somewhere In … Continue reading

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Playlist for Show # 64 Hosted and Produced by Elena Falsini, Written by Greg Gargs Allard

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] When I’m Sixty-Four                        2:39    The Beatles/Yellow Submarine Baby, You’re So Free 3:46   Cosmic Rough Riders/Enjoy The Melodic Sunshine Zuton Fever                        3:08    The Zutons/Who Killed… R.E.V.O                        3:51    Walk Off The Earth/R.E.V.O. Jelly Shoes      4:11    … Continue reading

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