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by Frank G
Tue Jul 02, 2019 11:30 am
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: a musical journey of the usa
Replies: 1
Views: 82

Re: a musical journey of the usa

I have ammended the original post to read that the show indeed is on Wednesday 10th of july.still suffering from the tail end of man flu.
by Frank G
Tue Jul 02, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: a musical journey of the usa
Replies: 1
Views: 82

a musical journey of the usa

july 4th is independence day in the usa.it got me thinking of all the songs that have been written about their states,cities,towns,rivers and roads.on Wednesday july 10th on kalmunda fm between 4-5pm I will present only a small sample of the several hundred songs written about American places.kalamu...
by Frank G
Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: Fabulous Flips
Replies: 0
Views: 116

Fabulous Flips

For those like me whose first excursion in being a record collector was buying my first 45.It was always a bonus when you bought a 45 if the flip or b side had a good song on it.I have decided to do a feature hou on Kalamunda fm on June 29th at 4pm on some of the classic flips of the rock n roll and...
by Frank G
Fri May 24, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: Burt Bacharach
Replies: 0
Views: 178

Burt Bacharach

On Wednesday may 29th I will be presenting a feature hour on the music and songs of burt Bacharach on Kalamunda FM at 4pm.Burt Bacharach turned 91 earlier in may.If Irving Berlin was the greatest songwriter of the first part of the twentieth century then it could be argued that Burt Bacharach was th...
by Frank G
Thu May 02, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: eurovision
Replies: 0
Views: 205

eurovision

Eurovision 2019 will be telecast on sbs from may 15th to 19th.It will be the 64th Eurovision contest with 41 countries participating.I thought it would be a interesting hour of music to include on my feature hour on Wednesday 8th of may between 4-5pm on Kalamunda fm.It will include a few winners plu...
by Frank G
Fri Apr 12, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: cowboys and indians
Replies: 0
Views: 250

cowboys and indians

Most of us baby boomers grew up with the birth of television in Australia in the fifties and sixties.A staple diet of that era was the many cowboy shows like maverick,bonanza as well as many films on our grainy black and white tv's.on Wednesday 17th on Kalamunda Fm I will be playing a hour of songs ...
by Frank G
Sat Mar 23, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: sound alikes
Replies: 1
Views: 298

sound alikes

They say that imitation is the greatest form of flattery.On next Wednesdays let the good times roll I will be exploring some of the sound alikes.Obviously elvis and the beatles have many imatators but we will play sound alikes of the beachboys,crystals,bob Dylan,drifters,four seasons,buddy holly,ben...
by Frank G
Thu Feb 28, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: kalamunda fm show
Replies: 12
Views: 2162

Re: kalamunda fm show

I will be back on air on kalamunda fm on a new day and time slot.From Wednesday 6th of march I will be on at 3pm-4pm as guest presenter on let the good times roll.hopefully it will continue as a semi regular event every three weeks with a different theme.This weeks theme will be actors who could or ...
by Frank G
Sat Feb 09, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: Demise of 78 Records Store
Replies: 2
Views: 436

Re: Demise of 78 Records Store

I am not surprised it has happened.The last time I was in there last September it seemed as if cd's were virtually non existant and even tho they were selling used vinyl and I think some brand new vinyl it seemed to come too late.Most of the stores in perth are using a whole lot of strategies includ...
by Frank G
Fri Feb 01, 2019 9:41 pm
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: kalamunda fm show
Replies: 12
Views: 2162

Re: kalamunda fm show

time for another feature hour and on Monday February 4th I will be playing songs about the telephone.We will have a song about the inventor of the telephone as well as a few sugestions of numbers to ring.We will look at the yellow pages and listen to a answering machine as well.We will revisit the t...