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Billy Corgan Intends To Make Pro Wrestling Reality Show

When we say [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Billy Corgan[/lastfm] your head automatically starts playing a [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Smashing Pumpkins[/lastfm] hit, doesn’t it? Well now you can add a wrestling ring to that mental picture.

06/05/2012

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Our Ultimate April Fools’ Day Playlist

Today is April Fools’ Day!! And since music is what Jack FM does best, we’ve created our very own ultimate April Fools’ Day playlist!! We pity the fool who doesn’t check it out.

04/01/2012

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Let’s Smash Some Pumpkins, Shall We?!

Today is ex-[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Smashing Pumpkins[/lastfm] guitarist [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]James Iha[/lastfm]’s birthday!! And to celebrate, Jack FM is making “Cherub Rock” our Song of the Day!! Funny, we now have a serious craving for some pumpkin pie…

03/26/2012

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Happy Birthday To Ric Ocasek

Today is [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Ric Ocasek[/lastfm]’s 63rd birthday!! And to celebrate, Jack FM is making [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Cars[/lastfm]’ “Moving in Stereo” our Song of the Day!! Where’s Phoebe Cates in a red bikini when you need […]

03/23/2012

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We’re Shakin’ For Eddie Money

Happy Birthday to [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Eddie Money[/lastfm], who turns 63 today! And yep, Jack FM has two tickets to Paradise in our pocket right now!! Wanna come with?

03/21/2012

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Wishing Jimmie Vaughan A “Fabulous” Birthday

Happy Birthday to [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Jimmie Vaughan[/lastfm], former guitarist for [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Fabulous Thunderbirds[/lastfm]!! So, in his honor, Jack FM is making “Wrap It Up” our Song of the Day!! We once had a 1957 Ford […]

03/20/2012

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Today Is Quincy Jones’ Birthday

Happy Birthday to legendary music producer [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Quincy Jones[/lastfm]!! And in celebration, Jack FM is making one of the hits he produced, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Michael Jackson[/lastfm]’s “P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing),” our Song of the Day!! Funny… […]

03/14/2012

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Celebrate Gary Numan’s Birthday… In Cars

Today is [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Gary Numan[/lastfm]’s birthday!! And in celebration, Jack FM is making Davey the Intern spend the night in his car on Harry Hines Boulevard!! Poor kid will do anything for a buck.

03/08/2012

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Happy Birthday To Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour

Today is [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Pink Floyd[/lastfm] guitarist [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]David Gilmour[/lastfm]’s birthday!! And in his honor, Jack FM is making the recently-released demo version of “Young Lust” our Song of the Day!!

03/06/2012

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Remembering George Harrison On His Birthday

Today would have been [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]George Harrison[/lastfm]’s 69th birthday. So in remembrance, Jack FM is making “Blow Away” our Song of the Day. Shhh, don’t tell Paul… but George was always our favorite.  

02/24/2012

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