The Nightowl Radio Show playlist for September 17, 2021

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 whcl.org. Tonight’s show features the debut of the “Bongolia Mix (Sam Pellman Version),” which combines over a dozen 1970’s-era songs into a six-minute…

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Bongolia! (The Sam Pellman – WHCL mix)

So here’s the story. Sam Pellman was a beloved professor at Hamilton College. He taught music – electronic music, to be precise – and his studio had one of the early Moog synthesizers ever available. That’s right, we got to play on a Moog synthesizer. Also around that time, I was production director at the…

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The Nightowl Radio Show playlist for September 10, 2021

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 whcl.org. Tonight’s show is a one-hour deep dive into the musical world of professional wrestling, including songs featured as wrestler entrance music, songs…

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The Nightowl Radio Show playlist for September 3, 2021

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 whcl.org. Tonight’s show is a one-hour celebration of Northern Soul music, the classic tracks that became big hits in British dance clubs. And…

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The Nightowl Radio Show playlist for August 27, 2021

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 whcl.org. Time Artist Song Release 7:02 PM Camouflage The Great Commandment Best of Camouflage: We Stroke the Flames 7:08 PM The Mysterious Song…

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The Nightowl Radio Show playlist for August 20, 2021

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 whcl.org. Tonight’s episode features music and hits that were used in Quentin Tarantino’s many motion pictures. Enjoy! Time Artist Song Tarantino Film 7:02…

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The Nightowl Radio Show playlist for August 13, 2021

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 whcl.org. Time Artist Song Release 7:02 PM Yothu Yindi Treaty The Essential Five – EP 7:06 PM Valdy Rock and Roll Song 20th…

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The Nightowl Radio Show playlist for August 6, 2021

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 whcl.org. Tonight’s episode features the recovered WHCL novelty collage “Hey, General Washington!!” as well as many of the tracks that were used to…

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Hey, Lin-Manuel Miranda – you might owe me some royalties. (ha ha ha)

Background. In 1984, in addition to actually trying to be a college student, I was both the music director and production director at WHCL-FM, Hamilton College’s student-run radio channel. And one day, while goofing around in the production studio … I decided I wanted to create something of my own. A little comedy record, if…

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The Nightowl Radio Show playlist for July 30, 2021

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 whcl.org. We have a real solid mix of music tonight, including a blended segue between a 1980’s funk track and a 1970’s Top…

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