The Nightowl Radio Show playlist for October 23, 2020

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 8:00 p.m. Eastern at whcl.org. Tonight’s episode of the Nightowl Radio Show is a very special “Black Lives Matter” episode, in memory and in honor and in…

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Being aggressive about passive (or: John O’Neill owes me one)

So over the weekend, I received a Twitter message. Someone spotted this, and knew that as a graduate of Hamilton College, I should read this. And I did. Hoo boy. Speaking actively, it’s “I received the package.” Passive is “The package was received by me.” So what does the Hamilton website list as an example…

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The Nightowl Radio Show playlist for October 16, 2020

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 8:00 p.m. Eastern at whcl.org. Time Artist Song Release Label 8:00 PM The Kinks (Wish I Could Fly Like) Superman Low Budget Sanctuary Records 8:04 PM The…

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The Nightowl Radio Show playlist for October 9, 2020

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 8:00 p.m. Eastern at whcl.org. Time Artist Song Release Genre Label 8:00 PM The Plimsouls A Million Miles Away Everywhere at Once Pop Geffen 8:04 PM The…

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The Nightowl Radio Show playlist for October 2, 2020

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 8:00 p.m. Eastern at whcl.org. Time Artist Song Release Genre Label 8:00 PM Din Reptiles Great Tradition Rock Din 8:04 PM New Order Age of Consent Power…

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The Nightowl Radio Show playlist for September 25, 2020

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 8:00 p.m. Eastern at whcl.org. Time Artist Song Genre Label 8:00 PM Combo Audio Romanticide Secret 8:04 PM Dead Sea Squirrels 1800 Miles 8:07 PM The Groop…

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A radio show must have a logo…

So I’ve been blasting away on my brand new radio show.  It’s been fun, and even though each episode is only an hour in length, I’ve been enjoying making the shows, finding the music, producing the content – in other words, it’s like being back in college, but without the classwork. But here’s the thing. …

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The Nightowl Radio Show playlist for September 18, 2020

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 8:00 p.m. Eastern at whcl.org.   Time Artist Song Composer Label 8:56 PM Emerson Bimby My Little Bomb Show Nuff 8:49 PM Jenny Burton Remember What You…

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The Return of the Playlists

During my college radio years – the early college radio years, from 1981 to 1985  – we had a strict rule.  Whatever a DJ played on the air had to be written down on a special sheet of paper.  This was your playlist.  It didn’t matter if you played ten Beatles records in a row,…

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