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Rock and Roll 101 works the South 40 this week on SKY 7
Featured this week, songs by notable artists that fell short of the national Top 40.
By: SKY 7
The lineup in the first hour includes Rock Hall of Famers The Who, Janis Joplin, The Beach Boys, Ike & Tina Turner, The Rolling Stones, Neil Diamond, Heart, Elton John, The Isley Brothers, The Dave Clark Five, and Aretha Franklin.
In the second hour, "You Better Run" is the Cover of the Week, and there's a three-song segment on the keyboard wizardry of Nicky Hopkins as guest pianist for The Beatles, The Pretty Things and The Stones. The Vintage Tunedex spotlights the Billboard Hot 100 for the week of February 27, 1961 – a survey that includes some early Motown, Elvis, Bobby Vee, and rockers like the Champagne Music Maker.
Rock and Roll 101 is heard every Sunday on SKY 7 at 6 p.m. (reboot at 8 p.m.) Mountain Standard Time. To listen, log on to https://sky7music.com, then click on Classic Hits and Awesome Variety. Or, download the SKY 7 app.