Wierd Al Beverly Hillbillies Theme Set To Dire Straits "Money For Nothing"

Posted 8/15/2014 8:06:00 AM

I never knew Mark Knophler of Dire Straits played guitar on the parody of "Money For Nothing" in the Wierd Al movie UHF.  The video for the song can be seen here.  Wierd Al says it's one of his most memorable encounters with an artist.  Wierd Al said when he called Mark to get his permission to parody his song, Mark said "yes....but only if I can play guitar on the track"  and he did!!  Enjoy the laugh! 

Beatles/Knack Mash-up Is Smokin'

Posted 8/14/2014 10:09:00 AM

Kudos to the creativity that produced this mash-up of Paperback Writer and My Sharona! And thanks to Katie Kaskadden Modglin via Janet Bettag for bringing it to my attention! I'm sharing it with you so you can share it with others...and crank it up! rs

Ice Bucket Challenge - For A Great Cause

Posted 8/14/2014 5:09:00 AM

Yesterday I accepted a challenge from Tony Patrico of The Rizzuto Show to take the Ice Bucket Challenge or pony up $100 to the ALS Association.  I took that challenge as you will see in this attached video.  For those of you not familiar with the #IceBucketChallenge, it is an awarness campaign for ALS.  Once someone challenges you, you have 48 hours to videotape yourself pouring a bucket of ice water over your head or pay $100 to the ALS Association.  When you post the vidoe online use the #IceBucketChallenge and then you challenge up to 3 people to take the Ice Bucket Challenge.  In just 2 months this campaign has raised over $4 million for ALS research.  Great cause!!  I have now called on Denys Schaefer of 97.1, Tommy Mattern (program director of 105.7 The Point) and my good friend Sherrie Lynn.  It's on you guys now!!  Enjoy the ...

The K-HITS music library has grown!

Posted 8/12/2014 11:02:00 AM

You will continue to hear St. Louis favorites like Billy Joel, Journey, Eagles and Bon Jovi.

And now, you will hear a bunch more from the 80’s!

You will also hear hits from the 90’s by Alanis Morissette, Dave Matthews, Sheryl Crow, No Doubt and many others!

Listen today and hear the difference!

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