Vinyl Years

Happy 75th Birthday to Christine McVie, of Fleetwood Mac. Tonight on the vinyl years, we’ll celebrate backstage with Christine and Fleetwood Mac. 6-10pm tonight on KCLY!

We’ve added a new feature to the Vinyl Years. Starting this week, every Friday at 9pm will be Top 10 Friday! We’ll head backstage and take a look at our Top 10…whether that be guitarists, drummers, summer songs, winter songs, etc., etc., you get the drift. This week, it’s Top 10 Front men. We invite your comments and then Friday night, we’ll talk about it and give you ours. So give it up…who are your Top 10 rock and roll front men?!?! Here’s ours:

Rocky’s

1. Freddie Mercury
2. Steven Tyler
3. Mick Jagger
4. David Lee Roth
5. Rob Halford
6. Steve Perry
7. Axl Rose
8. Robert Plant
9. Ozzy Osbourne
10. Paul Stanley

Flip’s

1. Freddie Mercury
2. Robert Plant
3. Mick Jagger
4. Rob Halford
5. David Lee Roth
6. Jim Morrison
7. Axl Rose
8. Steven Tyler
9. Ozzy Osbourne
10. Steve Perry

Honorable Mentions……Brian Johnson, Bon Scott, Jim Dandy Mangrum, Brad Delp, Paul Rodgers, Joe Elliott, Vince Neil, Robin Zander, Dee Snider, Mike Reno, Klaus Meine, Bono and Sting

It’s a new week at the Vinyl Years and that means it’s a new week of Top 10! Last week was Top 10 Front Men and the comments were great…..this week, it’s Top 10 Summer Time Songs. These are songs that have to have the word “summer”, (or a variation, i.e., summertime, summer nights..etc.) in the title or lyrics. Here’s ours:

Rocky

1. Night Moves-Bob Seger
2. Summer of 69-Bryan Adams
3. Summertime Girls-Y & T
4. You Took The Words Right Out of My Mouth-Meatloaf
5. Stone in Love-Journey
6. Magic-Cars
7. Boys of Summer-Don Henley
8. Summer Sun-Shooting Star
9. Schools Out-Alice Cooper
10. Scenes From An Italian Restaurant-Billy Joel

Flip

1. Boys Of Summer -Don Henley
2. Summer In the City- Lovin’ Spoonful
3. Summertime Girls- Y&T
4. Summer Sun- Shooting Star
5. Summer Of 69- Bryan Adams
6. You Took the Words – Meat Loaf
7. School’s Out- Alice Cooper
8. Summertime Blues- Eddie Cochran/Blue Cheer/The Who
9. Hot In the City- Billy Idol
10. Summer Breeze- Seals and Crofts

There ya go, kids….Flip and Rocky’s Top 10 Summer Songs. What are yours?? Keep it (semi) civil and comment away! If you comment, chances are you’ll make the backstage hour this Friday night from 9-10pm!

It’s a new week at the Vinyl Years and that means it’s a new week of Top 10! Last week was Top 10 Front Men and the comments were great…..this week, it’s Top 10 Summer Time Songs. These are songs that have to have the word “summer”, (or a variation, i.e., summertime, summer nights..etc.) in the title or lyrics. Here’s ours:

Rocky

1. Night Moves-Bob Seger
2. Summer of 69-Bryan Adams
3. Summertime Girls-Y & T
4. You Took The Words Right Out of My Mouth-Meatloaf
5. Stone in Love-Journey
6. Magic-Cars
7. Boys of Summer-Don Henley
8. Summer Sun-Shooting Star
9. Schools Out-Alice Cooper
10. Scenes From An Italian Restaurant-Billy Joel

Flip

1. Boys Of Summer -Don Henley
2. Summer In the City- Lovin’ Spoonful
3. Summertime Girls- Y&T
4. Summer Sun- Shooting Star
5. Summer Of 69- Bryan Adams
6. You Took the Words – Meat Loaf
7. School’s Out- Alice Cooper
8. Summertime Blues- Eddie Cochran/Blue Cheer/The Who
9. Hot In the City- Billy Idol
10. Summer Breeze- Seals and Crofts

 

There ya go, kids….Flip and Rocky’s Top 10 Summer Songs. What are yours?? Keep it (semi) civil and comment away! If you comment, chances are you’ll make the backstage hour this Friday night from 9-10pm!

It’s a new week and that means a new Top 10. This week, it’s top 10 80’s movie soundtracks. The only rule…it has to be a soundtrack from a 1980’s movie, easy enough! Rocky and Flip will have theirs in, hopefully tomorrow, so get yours in and post it in the comments and be part of the show. We’ll have it on the air this Friday at 9 pm, backstage on the Vinyl Years.

BREAKING NEWS…here’s our lists:

Rocky’s

1. Purple Rain
2. Fast Times at Ridgemont High
3. Vision Quest
4. Blues Brothers
5. The Sure Thing
6. Urban Cowboy
7. Footloose
8. Less Than Zero
9. Good Morning Vietnam
10. Better Off Dead

Flip’s

1. Fast Times At Ridgemont High
2. Heavy Metal
3. Blues Brothers
4. Vision Quest
5. Purple Rain
6. Urban Cowboy
7. Good Morning Vietnam
8. Footloose
9. Top Gun
10. The Lost Boys

Ok, here we go…..another new Top 10. This time, it’s Top 10 female rockers. No rules this time, just women that rock. Here’s Rocky and Flip’s list, what does yours look like?

Rocky

1. Joan Jett
2. Pat Benetar
3. Lita Ford
4. Stevie Nicks
5. Grace Slick
6. Janis Joplin
7. Ann Wilson
8. Bonnie Raitt
9. Linda Ronstadt
10. Aretha Franklin

Flip

1) Joan Jett
2) Janis Joplin
3) Lita Ford
4) Pat Benatar
5) Grace Slick
6) Nancy Wilson
7) Ann Wilson
8) Patti Smith
9) Linda Ronstadt
10) Stevie Nicks

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