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Jack’s Throwback Video Of The Day: Ray Parker, Jr.

Today’s Throwback Video of the Day is “Ghostbusters” by [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Ray Parker, Jr[/lastfm]. We ain’t ‘fraid of no ghost! Actually, that’s a complete lie.  They totally terrify us.

06/08/2012

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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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We’re Gonna Go Lenny Kravitz’s Way

Rocker [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Lenny Kravitz[/lastfm] will be taking the stage tonight at Grand Prairie’s Verizon Theatre! And to get you amped for the show, Jack FM is making “It Ain’t Over ’til It’s Over” our Song […]

02/22/2012

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This Ain’t No Party, This Ain’t No Disco

Happy Birthday to former [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Talking Heads[/lastfm]‘ keyboardist/guitarist [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Jerry Harrison[/lastfm]!! And to mark the occasion, Jack FM is making “Road to Nowhere” our Song of the Day!! Does [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]David Byrne[/lastfm] remind anyone else of […]

02/21/2012

The Dazz Band - "Let It Whip" (Motown, 1982)

One-Hit Wonders: The Dazz Band’s “Let It Whip”

The [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Dazz Band[/lastfm] were the sum of two bands that played the clubs of Cleveland during the 1970s. By the early ’80s, they were on Motown, hitting the R&B charts and warming up for […]

02/17/2012

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Shake Your Booty For Harry Casey’s Birthday

Happy Birthday to [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]KC and the Sunshine Band[/lastfm]‘s Harry Casey!! And to celebrate, Jack FM will do a little dance, make a little love and get down tonight.

01/31/2012

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Happy Birthday To The Clash’s Paul Simonon

Today is bassist [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Paul Simonon[/lastfm]‘s birthday! And to celebrate, Jack FM is making [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Clash[/lastfm]‘s “This Is Radio Clash” our Song of the Day. Yep, we’re totally punk rock.

12/15/2011

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What Time Is It? It’s Time For Morris Day’s Birthday

Happy Birthday to the one and only [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Morris Day[/lastfm]!! And to honor him on his big day, Jack FM is making [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Time[/lastfm]‘s “Jungle Love” our Song of the Day!! Quick, somebody get Mr. […]

12/13/2011

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Sly & The Family Stone Want To “Thank You”

Thanksgiving is tomorrow! And to celebrate, Jack FM is serving up a slice of funk courtesy of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Sly and the Family Stone[/lastfm]. We guarantee it’ll taste better than your mother-in-law’s stuffing.

11/23/2011

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Happy Birthday to RHCP’s Anthony Kiedis

Today is [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Red Hot Chili Peppers[/lastfm] frontman [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Anthony Kiedis[/lastfm]‘ birthday!! And to mark the occasion, Jack FM is making Davey the Intern eat a whole bucket of chili peppers! Don’t worry, he’s getting […]

11/01/2011

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