The Nightowl Radio Show playlist for January 21, 2022

The following is a playlist for the broadcast of the Nightowl Radio Show, a one-hour college radio show on station WHCL-FM.  The show can be streamed tonight at 7:00 p.m. Eastern at

Tonight’s episode features songs that pulled their subject matter directly from the works of classic literature.

TimeArtistSongWork Inspired
7:01 PMEurythmicsSexcrime (Nineteen Eighty-Four)Nineteen Eighty Four, by George Orwell
7:06 PMAmbrosiaNice, Nice, Very NiceCat’s Cradle, by Kurt Vonnegut
7:11 PMThe Dandy WarholsCatcher in the RyeThe Catcher In The Rye, by J.D. Salinger
7:15 PMElton JohnLord of the FliesThe Lord of the Flies, by William Golding
7:19 PMKate BushWuthering HeightsWuthering Heights, by Emily Bronte
7:25 PMMarvin the Paranoid AndroidMarvin I Love YouThe Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, by Douglas Adams
7:29 PMJefferson AirplaneWhite RabbitAlice’s Adventures in Wonderland, by Lewis Carroll
7:32 PMNitty Gritty Dirt BandHouse At Pooh CornerThe House at Pooh Corner, by A.A. Milne
7:36 PMThe Doobie BrothersI Cheat the HangmanAn Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge, by Ambrose Bierce
7:42 PMHazel O’ConnorAnimal FarmAnimal Farm, by George Orwell
7:46 PMRushXanaduKubla Khan, by Samuel Taylor Coleridge