Phil Nee

2 minutes reading time (377 words)

Feel Fine In '69 Saturday Night

This Saturday night on Those Were the Days, we will stop and park in 1969.  One of our good listeners requested that we feature highlights from the chart of 52 years ago. This is a great idea since it has been a while since we have spent some air time back than.  What a time it was for radio and television.  On t.v. some of my favorite shows were still featuring new episodes including: Green Acres,  Beverly Hillbillies, Get Smart,  I Dream Of Jeannie,  Family Affair,  Carol Burnett Show,  Doris Day Show,  Here Come The Brides,  Bewitched,  Ironside,   Wild Wild West,  My 3 Sons, Hogans Heroes,  and Mannix. It would make me very happy if  I could just watch reruns of all of those shows for the rest of my life and not watch anything else!  The radio was always on in 1969 while I played with my Tinker Toys, and all of my imaginary friends.  Some of my favorite songs from this weeks chart include:  Stand-Sly and the Family Stone,  Gimme Gimme Good Lovin-Crazy Elephant,  Sweet Cherry Wine-Tommy James,  Morning Girl-Neon Philharmonic,  Get Back-Beatles,  These Eyes-Guess Who,  Black Pearl-Sonny Charles & the Checkmates,  Special Delivery-1910 Fruitgum Company,  Lodi-Creedence Clearwater Revival,  Heather Honey-Tommy Roe,  Too Busy Thinking About My Baby-Marvin Gaye,  Grazin In the Grass-Friends of Distinction,  and The River Is Wide-Grass Roots.  It will be an honor to spin some of those 45's during this Saturdays' radio show.

I will be in the studio to have some fun this Saturday night and to hear what you want me to play.  You can request any pop radio hit that we can find from the 50's through the 80's.  Listen and win tickets, food, and fun prizes, when we play trivia during the six hour music radio show on WRCO FM 100.9 and  Congratulations to our winner of the Bon Jovi Encore Live performance at the Star Lite 14 Outdoor Theater.   Troy proved that he is a great fan of the band and I know he will enjoy the show.  The gates will open around 4:15 Saturday afternoon and there will be a warm up d.j. and the concert will be shown at dusk.  Join us for special giveaways and promotions on Those Were The Days.


Rockin' On The Water
1971 Albums Celebrate Fifty Years


No comments made yet. Be the first to submit a comment
Default Blogger
Already Registered? Login Here
Monday, September 27 2021

Captcha Image

Recent Comments

Guest - Roger Top Forty Fan Favorites From 1971
September 17 2021
I graduated in 1971 and that is (in my opinion) the best year ever for music. Your tv themes countd...
Guest - Jeff B. Memories Of The Telephone
August 06 2021
My brothers and sisters were always trying to listen on the upstairs phone whenever I called for a d...
Guest - Deb Top 40 Destinations
June 26 2021
One of my fave city songs is Kansas City. I read where it has been recorded over 300 times by vario...
Guest - Jeff Hardesey 1971 Albums Celebrate Fifty Years
May 15 2021
I bought my first albums in 1971. McCartney's Ram was one of them. I can't believe it has been 50 ...
Guest - Dave V TV Themes Countdown
February 26 2021
I grew up watching the same shows that I still watch. The themes back in the day were so much bette...
Guest - Robert Cubbage This Week In 1964 on T.W.T.D.
February 17 2021
1964 was a great year...G.I. Joe toys, Capn Crunch cereal, great new tv shows and I was born!Bob
Guest - Ashley Donecho Saturdays Children On Those Were The Days
November 08 2020
I am so proud of you dad. #Saturdayschildren#bringthatbabyhomedave#loveyougeorgepaul
Guest - Ashley Donecho Saturdays Children On Those Were The Days
November 08 2020
So proud of you I love you!?
Guest - Ricky S. A through Z Dance Party
October 15 2020
Congratulations on another year. I think I was listening the first night. Keep on playing that roc...
Guest - Val The Summer Of 1965 Top Forty Glory Days
August 10 2020
Valerie recommends WRCO Radio: "We never miss a Saturday night with Phil Nee. He plays the best musi...