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Kitty's Local Hour Playlist for 2/16/2020

This week's show featured a tribute to the Club De Wash, which was destroyed by fire Feb. 18, 1996. "Spirit Of The Club De Wash" by Willy Porter. He improvised this song on the spot during a concert at the Barrymore Theatre shortly after the fire, then recreated it exclusively for Triple M. "I Like... Read More
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Kitty's Local Hour Playlist 2/9/2020

So much talent here in Madison! Hope you dug these tunes everybody. "All My Loving" by Joel Paterson. Now in Chicago, Joel' has a new album called "Let It Be Guitar" that features amazing instrumental Beatles' covers. The album starts out with this song, which is also the first song the Beatles... Read More
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Instant Karma at 50

"We all shine on...like the moon and the stars and sun...." Can you believe we've been singing that song for 50 years! It was released in England Feb. 6th, and in the US on Feb. 20th, 1970. Written, produced, and released within 10 days, while John was still officially a Beatle, "Instant Karma" has... Read More
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Rolling Stones Keep Going, And Going...

I've seen the Rolling Stones three times, and every time I thought, "I better go see them now because this could be the last time they ever tour." Yes, I said that when I went to see them at Camp Randall in 1994. And 1998. And last year. Last year, when Mick Jagger made his triumphant return to the... Read More
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Kitty's Local Hour Playlist for 2/2/2020

Football game? What football game? We featured a lot of great tunes from Madison and other parts of Wisconsin on this week's show. "Only The Shadows Know" by Loey Nelson . This Milwaukee artist had a national record deal around 1990. Played this one in honor of Groundhog Day! "Solid Ground" by Lo... Read More
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Do You Dare To Double Dip?

When it comes to double dipping, are Wisconsinites more polite than most? A new survey says we don't do much double dipping. According to the study , folks in the Badger state are the 5th least likely to double dip when compared to folks in other states. Here's how we stack up: STATES MOST LIKELY... Read More
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We Are The World Happened 35 Years Ago!

If you're old enough to remember when MTV played music videos, you probably remember the celebrity filled video of the song "We Are The World." The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and sold more than 20 million copies and was the fastest selling American pop song in history... Read More
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Kitty's Local Hour Playlist for 1/26/2020

So much amazzing music in Madison. We are so lucky! "Shame It's Just A Dream" by Wheelhouse . From their 2019 self-titled album. See them every Tuesday during happy hour at the Coliseum Bar and they'll be at Frozen Fest at the Edgewater Hotel Feb. 7. "When The Lights Go Out' by the Trailer Kings... Read More
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Kitty's Local Hour Playlist 1/19/20

Not everybody was watching football Sunday night, right? Here's the latest Local Hour playlist. "Winter Time" by the Steve Miller Band . He's got an honorary degree from the University of Wisconsin. "Tangled Up In Blue" by Ben Sidran . From an album called Dylan Different. "You're My Desire" by... Read More
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Kitty's Local Hour Playlist for 1/12/2020

The second show of 2020 featured fantastic tunes. Hope you liked them as much as we did! "Round To Get Down" by Teddy Davenport. From the EP "End of the Show," released last year. "Southbound Walking Northward" by Mark Croft. From a 2019 EP of the same name. "On Wisconsin" by Trapper Schoepp . From... Read More