Record Bin Roulette http://kplu.org en Strange History of Super Bowl Halftime Shows http://kplu.org/post/strange-history-super-bowl-halftime-shows <p></p><p></p><p>It all started innocently enough with Al Hirt, Carol Channing and Up With People. Later things got hipper with New Kids and Michael Jackson, and then there was the infamous 2004 "nipple incident". Britney Spears, U-2, The Who...we tackle them all.</p><p></p><p>And please be sure to waste 4 minutes of your time watching the newest addition to the Record Bin Roulette bag of tricks...SEE THE VIDEO:</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1INmBqD7TZ8</p> Thu, 31 Jan 2013 12:49:00 +0000 John Kessler & John Maynard 7662 at http://kplu.org Strange History of Super Bowl Halftime Shows Harping for Hit Songs http://kplu.org/post/harping-hit-songs <p></p><p>The harp has lent its angelic touch to many a pop song, and we've plucked tunes from Cher, The Beatles and The Carpenters. Guest appearances from&nbsp;Harpo&nbsp;Marx and a lady who plays the harp to calm zoo animals. Really.</p><p>Here's what radio looks like...it's the shiny new VIDEO version of RBR:</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q7tDVwYJeDw</p><p></p> Thu, 03 Jan 2013 12:30:00 +0000 John Kessler & John Maynard 7473 at http://kplu.org Harping for Hit Songs The Great Christmas Carol Challenge http://kplu.org/post/great-christmas-carol-challenge <p></p><p></p><p>This week we pit musical legends against upstarts and imitators.</p><p>You be the judge and jury…</p><p>Let’s start with the best selling single of all time, Christmas or not…50 million copies of Bing Crosby’s “White Christmas” have been sold. Here’s the crooner singing "White Christmas":</p><p><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9gW2UH14pug" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GJSUT8Inl14</a></p><p>Crosby was dismissive of his role in the song's success, saying later that "a jackdaw with a cleft palate could have sung it successfully."</p> Thu, 20 Dec 2012 12:31:00 +0000 John Kessler & John Maynard 7411 at http://kplu.org The Great Christmas Carol Challenge Up, Up With People ! http://kplu.org/post/people <p></p><p>Now in Vital, Vibrant VIDEO, Record Bin Roulette is ready for its close-up: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NonFHFLpc78</p><p> Thu, 08 Nov 2012 12:30:00 +0000 John Kessler & John Maynard 6985 at http://kplu.org Up, Up With People ! Vote for These Songs About Elections http://kplu.org/post/vote-these-songs-about-elections <p></p><p>This is how radio looks, now that we have a new VIDEO version! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fFjDRru1JuA</p><p> Thu, 01 Nov 2012 11:30:00 +0000 John Kessler & John Maynard 6878 at http://kplu.org Vote for These Songs About Elections