The Nightowl Radio Show playlist for May 26, 2023

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

We’re playing chess on the show tonight, as all the songs either reference the game of chess, or use chess as lyrics in the song, or even take their names from chess moves. Besides, where else will you hear Yes and the Wu-Tang Clan in the same hour?

7:01 PMMurray HeadOne Night in Bangkok
7:08 PMJefferson AirplaneWhite Rabbit
7:10 PMYesYour Move
7:14 PMHoney CountyChess
7:17 PMTik TokThe Ballad of Bobby Fischer
7:21 PMDragonThe Dreaded Maróczy Bind
7:25 PMArcade FireDeep Blue
7:31 PMSonny Charles & The Checkmates, Ltd.Black Pearl
7:35 PMWu-Tang ClanDa Mystery of Chessboxin’
7:42 PMThe Alan Parsons ProjectP-QB4
7:50 PMArt Blakey & The Jazz MessengersThe Chess Players