No theme, just Free Form Fun with The Fabs!
The Fabs after 1994
This show originally aired 8/19/12
The Beatles as a cover band including The Fabs playing songs by Carl Perkins, Larry Williams, and Little Richard.
Summertime is the time for live music, so this week, it's The Fabs playing live, including shows in Stockholm Sweden 1963, The Hollywood Bowl 1965, and on the rooftop for the Let It Be album.
This medley originally aired 6/10/12
Listener Tim Juhl from Greene IA has submitted a playlist focusing on great Beatle guitar riffs.
Paul McCartney has remastered and rereleased a lot of his early albums in 2012. This week's Medley is comprised of songs from the "Bonus Audio" CD that is included with each original release.
Continuing the British Blues theme from Blue Avenue, it's The Beatles as a blues band!
This show originally aired 1/8/12
This week's medley was suggested by Quad Cities listener Neal Sears with a car driving theme
This show originally aired 7/8/12
This medley is comprised of music that has been released, by The Beatle Boys, in 2012.
It's all charted singles from the summertime (6/21-9/21)
This medley originally aired July 1, 2012
Part or all of this show may be pre-empted by live coverage of the Newport Folk Festival.
This week's Beatles Medley was suggested by Marshalltown IPR listener Theresa Grady, who suggests an "acrostic" song list (look it up!) See if you can figure out the acrostic nature of this medley!
This medley originally aired 7/31/11
No theme and most of the tunes are from 1967 or later.
In light of the Queen of England's recent Diamond Jubilee celebration, Des Moines area IPR listener Shawn Plank suggests a Beatle song list that is fit for royalty!
Monday June 18 is Paul McCartney's 70th birthday so this week's medley is all Paul.
A Day In The Life of The Fabs
On Memorial Day weekend we remember John & George
It's all Paul.
It's a Ringo Thingo! Cuts from his new disc, old records, and performances with The Fabs
Songs from the FABulous catalog 1969-71.
Danny Armstrong, who listens to IPR from inside "The Big House" (his term not mine!) in Anamosa suggests this week's Beatles Medley.
Pre-1966 recordings by The Boys plus a song from Ringo's and McCartney's very first solo albums.
No rhyme, no reason, no theme! Random Fab Four songs and a few tunes from Ringo's new CD.
Tonight's playlist was suggested by listener Paul DuBay (who listens to IPR in San Antonio TX via streamed audio) with the theme "The Lonely Beatles" (all songs having the word "lonely" in the lyric)
Des Moines listener Shawn Plank is back with a Beatle song list that spotlights The Fab songs with that "standards" feeling.
Round and round with songs first by Ringo, then John, then Paul, then George, then repeat!