Every weekday morning, join Bob Mosolgo for a double-feature, Decade of Difference. Bob will highlight on an artist or group that has been creating music for at least a decade. First, he’ll feature a tune by that group around 7:50. Then, he’ll fast forward 10 years and play another song by that same artist an hour later.
For seven decades, Hank Thompson performed his style of western swing, popularizing the genre with his version, lighter and less instrumental heavy than his contemporary Bob Wills. Growing up in Waco, Texas Thompson was interested [...]
Kentucky native Sturgill Simpson appeared seemingly out of nowhere to earn a Grammy nomination with his 2014 release Metamodern Sounds in Country Music. In fact Simpson had been performing since 2004 and had released three [...]
INXS had its beginnings in a family act, the Fariss Brothers. The three boys broke out into two separate bands with one of those including vocalist Michael Hutchence. Eventually, they merged the two and in [...]
Everyone in Radiohead was a student at Oxfordshire’s Abingdon school where they originally formed the band On a Friday. When their demo caught the attention of EMI Records the band name changed to Radiohead at [...]