Tonight on Exposure, regular host Abbie Newton returns from a two and a half week trip to Peru where she ran 150 miles with the non-profit group Impossible2Possible. We feature a conversation with her and Producer Gabriela Saldivia about life now looking back on the trip. We also hear from professor Alan Arbogast about Geography Awareness Week and an event tomorrow night at the Wharton Center’s Pasant Theatre. Lastly, Impact reporter Quin Hoffman explores the popularity of soccer in the United States.
Flashback rolled on back to the 80’s for most of the night featuring hits from Olivia Newton-John, Wham!, and Madonna. If the 80’s ain’t your thang, not to worry, Chelbucket also played Eminem, The Verve, Tom Jones and so many other great oldies artists – It was a glorious night! Check out the set right here:
1. You Can Call Me Al – Paul Simon
2. Dancing In The Dark – Bruce Springsteen
3. Steppin’ Out – Joe Jackson
They did the Monster Mash on Flashback tonight and it was a smash!! Chelbucket played some of the best Halloween-themed oldies including Thriller! You can see the full set here:
1. Superstition – Stevie Wonder
2. I’m Your Boogie Man – KC & The Sunshine Band
3. Monster Mash – Bobby “Boris” Pickett
Thanks to everyone that tuned into Flashback this week and thanks y’all for callin’ in with your fav oldies! With music from Poison (pictured above), ZZ Top, The Whispers, and The Who, it made for a great start to the weekend. Check out the full set right here and don’t forget to tune in next week – Chelbucket has oldies Halloween music coming your way!
1. Roll Over Beethoven – Chuck Berry
2. Respect – Aretha Franklin
3. Papa Was A Rollin’ Stone – The Temptations
Torch and Twang brings you four hours of the best americana has to offer. Tonight, we’ll feature John Hiatt and Lyle Lovett, who have a date with the Wharton Center next Tuesday!
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Five guys wearing baggy overalls…..you know what that means!! Flashback tonight was all about pop music from the late 90’s and early 00’s. Check out the superb set below and leave a comment with your thoughts!!
1. I Need Love – N’SYNC
2. Perfect Day – Hoku
3. Tearin’ Up My Heart – N’SYNC
4. Clint Eastwood – Gorillaz
5. Giddy Up – N’SYNC
Thanks all for tuning in and thanks to Eleanor Quigley for coming in and hanging out!
Here’s tonight’s playlist:
The Summer Pledge – Fences For Teeth
A Band Called Mithras – Concrete
Selfish Tears – Homebound
The Silent Years – No Secrets
Eleanor Quigley – Cali Thai
Eleanor Quigley – Raindrops
Eleanor Quigley – Out the Window
Eleanor Quigley – Water Temple
Brave Bird – Tired Enough
The White Stripes – Little Cream Soda
The Rival – Chisel
The Decks – Skeleton
Lights & Caves – The Shape
Jack and the Bear – Back to Despair
His Name Is Alive – Go To Hell Mountain
Jeff Pianki – Missing Parts
Natively Foreign – The Forest
Pity Sex – Sedated
Pulp Culture – Cognitive Dissonance
The Reptilian – Dungeons & Drag Queens
La Dispute – Such Small Hands / Said the King to the River
Nice Hooves – Play Jazz
Today on Exposure, host Abbie Newton talks about the government shutdown with Eric Scorsone, an economist and public finance expert. Michigan State University professors, Lorraine Weatherspoon and Elizabeth Quilliam, visit the studio to speak about how advergames promote unhealthy eating. We highlight a new store that opened in Old Town in the summer, and two cast members of Flashdance at Wharton Center share the stage to discuss the Broadway hit.