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Watch: Stephen Colbert Reporting On “Good Morning America” In 1997

Watch this clip from a 1997 episode of Good Morning America, where Stephen Colbert is reporting on an annual National Rube Goldberg Machine competition. Charlie Gibson opens the segment by talking about engineers and the […]


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Jack’s Throwback Video Of The Day: Blur

Today, we’re making [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Blur[/lastfm]’s “Song 2” our Throwback Video of the Day! Woohoo!


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Today Is Andrew Farriss’ Birthday

Happy Birthday to [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]INXS[/lastfm] keyboardist Andrew Farriss!! And as our gift to you, Jack FM is making “Don’t Change” our Song of the Day!! See?  We can be thoughtful when we want to be.


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Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong Turns 40 Today

Happy Birthday to [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Green Day[/lastfm] frontman Billie Joe Armstrong!! Jack FM can’t believe the guy who gave us Dookie is turning 40!! Man, we feel old.



Forget Valentine’s Day, It’s Rob Thomas’ Birthday

Happy 40th Birthday to our favorite singer in the whole wide world, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Rob Thomas[/lastfm]!! Jack FM Fun Fact No. 99:  We’ve met Rob not once.  Not twice. But THREE times! That doesn’t make us […]


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Axl Rose Turns 50 Today

Happy 50th Birthday to [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Guns N’ Roses[/lastfm] frontman [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Axl Rose[/lastfm]! And in his honor, Jack FM is making “Mr. Brownstone” our Song of the Day! Do you think Axl would show up if we […]


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Happy Birthday To Blondie’s Chris Stein

Today is [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Blondie[/lastfm] guitarist [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Chris Stein[/lastfm]’s birthday!! And not only is Jack FM making “Atomic” our Song of the Day, we’re also forcing Davey the Intern to wear hot pants and a platinum blonde […]


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It’s Peter Buck’s Birthday (And We Feel Fine)

Happy Birthday to [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]R.E.M.[/lastfm] guitarist Peter Buck! Oh, that reminds us… could you stop by the store on your way home and pick us up a bottle of Orange Crush?!


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Celebrate Thanksgiving With Alanis Morissette

Jack FM would like to wish you a Happy Thanksgiving!! But before you fall into that turkey-induced coma, be sure to check out our Song of the Day:  [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Alanis Morissette[/lastfm]’s “Thank U.” Because nothing […]


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It’s A Cutie’s Birthday

Happy Birthday to Chris Walla, guitarist for [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Death Cab for Cutie[/lastfm]!! Normally, this is where Jack FM would say something witty, but we can’t really think of anything. We’re still too depressed about the […]