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ROCKOLLECTIONS: TAKING IT TO THE STREETS PT.8

I'll begin this Chapter of Taking It To The Streets with some very early Who.

Then a Set of Fictional Streets, although who knows, maybe they exist somewhere.

After that, the centerpiece of this Episode.…

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Added by Mike Pell on January 12, 2022 at 9:05pm — 1 Comment

ROCKOLLECTIONS: TAKING IT TO THE STREETS PT.7

Now that the Holidays are over, I am returning to Taking It To The Streets.

Beginning with a song it's about time I played, in a Set of Real Existing Streets.

Then one that is Not Real but is inspired by a Real One in Atlanta.…

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Added by Mike Pell on January 10, 2022 at 9:17pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: FREE FORM #1 PT.2

This is Part Two- I didn't feel like writing, so it's essentially the same as last time.

This guy, ME, is attempting to just do a nice Free Form Radio Show, keeping in mind it’s all just Music and just a Rock Show!

Here’s how I selected the…

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Added by Mike Pell on January 5, 2022 at 8:44pm — 1 Comment

ROCKOLLECTIONS: FREE FORM #1 PT.1

I am going to try it again, just play Songs with no Theme, lol!

My problem is I always think in Connections.

This guy, ME, is attempting to just do a nice Free Form Radio Show, keeping in mind it’s all just Music and just a Rock…

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Added by Mike Pell on January 3, 2022 at 11:14pm — 1 Comment

ROCKOLLECTIONS: GOOD FOR THE SOUL PT.1

This started out as an Odds And Ends Show.

I sat down, and I wanted to start with a few tracks from albums, beginning with a title track by Van Morrison.

I didn't play that cut, instead I picked a different one, a spiritual one from Van who…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 27, 2021 at 9:55pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY PT.4 END

Had the Christmas Tree lit for this show, that always inspires me and gives it a nice feeling.

This is the wrap-up for the Annual Christmas Party.

Hanukkah is usually in tandem with Christmas but not this year.…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 22, 2021 at 9:25pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY PT.3

It's Week 2 of the all-inclusive, everybody's invited Rockollections Christmas Party.

What you believe doesn't matter, I don't care, it's a Party!

I noticed that the show will be broadcast terrestrially on the First Day Of Winter, and couldn't…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 20, 2021 at 8:13pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY PT.2

Continuing on with our Christmas Party, a once rare old 45 RPM single by the Rolling Stones' Keith Richards from 1978.

I suspect if you have a copy it is worth something, don't know how much but surely more than you originally paid for it.

And it…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 15, 2021 at 8:05pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY PT.1

It's the beginning Chapter of our annual Christmas Party!

So in short here's what I have for you.

A pretty damn good opening set of kicking Rock & Roll.

I always try to play the different Christmas…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 13, 2021 at 10:08pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: GEORGE AND JOHN REMEMBERED PT.2

Moving on to John Lennon in our remembrance of the lives of two men who were a part of something that probably will never happen again, the phenomenon that was the Beatles.

Dec. 8th is the anniversary of John's death.

What can I…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 8, 2021 at 8:49pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: GEORGE AND JOHN REMEMBERED PT.1

Once again, it's that strange time between the deaths of George Harrison, November 29, 2001 and John Lennon, December 8, 1980- two former Beatles.

Without The Beatles, I don’t love Music like I do- simple as that!

So the loss of any of the Fab…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 6, 2021 at 8:31pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: LEFTOVERS AGAIN AGAIN PT.2

I am Re-creating a show broadcast Nov. 28th 2006, Fifteen Years and One Day Ago, then called Post Turkey Leftovers.

And now again!

Playing the same things I did then with slight modifications.

For…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 1, 2021 at 9:33pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: LEFTOVERS AGAIN AGAIN PT.1

This was a strange idea, take a show from Nov. 28th 2006, Fifteen Years and One Day Old, and re-create it.

Actually Re-Record it!

The same thing that happened to me 15 years ago, happened again...and happened again…

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Added by Mike Pell on November 29, 2021 at 10:38pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: HOME FOR THANKSGIVING PT.2

The Holiday is very close as people are making there way Home For Thanksgiving.

Something about Thanksgiving brings out the Farmlands, the Country Roads, Country Comforts for this City Guy!

Maybe because it seems a prettier Trip…

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Added by Mike Pell on November 24, 2021 at 2:08pm — 4 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: HOME FOR THANKSGIVING PT.1

It's time for the Annual Rockollections Trip Home For Thanksgiving, the most heavily traveled time of year in the United States.

I try not to repeat songs each year, so it's a Different Way Home with new stops along the way and some interesting choices.…

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Added by Mike Pell on November 22, 2021 at 10:08pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: TAKING IT TO THE STREETS PT.6

This time I'll be Taking It To The Streets with Existing Real Named Streets.

We'll hear a few British Streets and a few American ones of that ilk.

Then a return to New York City for some numbered Streets you will undoubtedly be familiar…

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Added by Mike Pell on November 17, 2021 at 10:26pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: TAKING IT TO THE STREETS PT.5

Since I've been Taking It To The Streets, I thought we'd stroll around Greenwich Village in Musical Ways.

And if you're talking about the Village, well you're going to hear some Folk Music.

I'll have some Pioneering Musicians In Folk Rock with…

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Added by Mike Pell on November 15, 2021 at 10:14pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: TAKING IT TO THE STREETS PT.4

It's Taking It To The Streets, and I'll accept Boulevard.

In many American Cities and Towns, they have a Main Street they call Main Street, lol!

But not here In New York, although we do have a big Street called that in the Borough Of…

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Added by Mike Pell on November 10, 2021 at 9:46pm — 2 Comments

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