At 2 PM, your humble blogger replays an episode of Beatles Blast devoted to the late Neil Innes and The Rutles. We plan to have a new episode, our first after The Lost Beatles Project, next week. Beatles Blast can be heard every Wednesday at 2 PM, with replays Thursday at 10 PM, Friday at noon, Saturday at 4 PM, and Tuesdays at 9 AM, exclusively on The AIR. Sundays at 2 PM, all through the summer, The AIR will bring you four hours of The Lost Beatles Project, collecting outtakes, studio chatter and alternate versions of tunes by The Fab Four.
3 PM sees a new edition of Mel Larch’s Curtain Call with a great mix of new and old examples of the best of musical theater. You’ll hear songs from some recent off-Broadway shows, as well as a few standards and deep cuts from the vast musical theater songbook.
Check out the playlist:
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“Red” from Broadway Bounty Hunter
“I’ll Save The Girl” from Superhero
“All I Need Is The Girl” from Gypsy (London 1973)
“Female Role Models” from The Untold Story Of Ursela The Sea Witch
“Just Another Day In Hollywood” from Chaplin: The Musical
“Back In Town” from Miss Saigon
“One Night Only (Disco Version)” from Dreamgirls
“The Ladies Singing Their Song” from Baby
“Pulled Back Down” from Anthems For The In-Between
“You Can’t Get To Heaven” from The Life concept LP
“Do You Want To Go To Heaven” from Big River
“Chrysantheum Tea” from Pacific Overtures
Curtain Call can be heard on The AIR Wednesday at 3 PM, with replays Thursday at 8 AM and 9 PM, Friday at 10 AM and Saturday at 6 PM. An all-night marathon of Curtain Call episodes can be heard Wednesday nights, beginning at Midnight, and an additional marathon can be heard Sunday evenings from 6 PM to midnight.