Tuesday, May 7, 2013

The Retro Mix Playlist for 5/4/13


Show Theme: Story Songs


6 pm hour

The Night Chicago Died- Paper Lace
Love Vigilantes- New Order
Don’t You Want Me- The Human League
Take a Letter Maria- R.B. Greaves
Sylvia’s Mother- Dr. Hook
Come Dancing- The Kinks
Stagger Lee- Lloyd Price
Sophisticated Boom-Boom- The Shangri-Las

Tribute to the late Chris Kelly (aka “Mac Daddy”)
I Missed the Bus- Kriss Kross

In the Ghetto- Elvis Presley
Escape (The Pina Colada Song)- Rupert Holmes
The Swiss Maid- Del Shannon
Dead Man’s Curve- Jan & Dean
You’re So Vain- Carly Simon
Living for the City- Stevie Wonder
The Great Airplane Strike- Paul Revere & the Raiders

7 pm hour

Sk8er Boi- Avril Lavigne
Ghetto Life- Rick James
Palisades Park- Freddy “Boom Boom” Cannon
The Diary of Horace Wimp- ELO
Cats in the Cradle- Harry Chapin
Dark Lady- Cher
Cherry Bomb- John Cougar Mellencamp
Our House- Madness

On the Flip Side:
The Under Assistant West Coast Promotion Man- The Rolling Stones (B-side to “Satisfaction”)

No Particular Place to Go- Chuck Berry
Twenty Flight Rock- Eddie Cochran
Brother Louie- Stories
Fast Car- Tracy Chapman
Harper Valley P.T.A.- Jeannie C. Riley
I Met Her in Church- The Box Tops

8 pm hour

Bad, Bad Leroy Brown- Jim Croce
Monterey- Eric Burdon & the Animals
Maggie May- Rod Stewart
Jimmy Loves Mary-Anne- Josie Cotton
Ode to Billie Joe- Bobbie Gentry
Ghetto Child- The Spinners
America- Simon & Garfunkel
Brenda’s Got a Baby- 2Pac
Lady Marmalade- Labelle
The Ballad of Bonnie Clyde- Georgie Fame
Billy, Don’t Be a Hero- Bo Donaldson & the Heywoods
The Nights Went Out in Georgia- Vicki Lawrence
What Am I Doin’ Hangin’ ‘Round- The Monkees
The All American Boy- Bill Parsons
Glory Days- Bruce Springsteen

The Retro Mix Video of the Week: I Missed the Bus by Kriss Kross

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