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The Jam of the Day today comes from 19 year old Archy Marshall, otherwise know as King Krule. This Hitchcock inspired video debuted last month off of his album, 6 Feet Beneath the Moon.
Flashback celebrated #25YearsOfImpact tonight by thanking our listeners and playing requests all night long! Chelbucket also spun some archive requests from the Impact during the 80’s to give our ears a taste of how the Impact used to sound, back in the day. This picture was found in the archive files, showing the humble but awesome beginnings of the Impact – Rock on.
Heart of Glass – Blondie
Love Song – The Cure
Who Are You – The Who
Turn and Walk Away – The Babys
Beast of Burden – Rolling Stones
On Friday’s newscast; protests in Ukraine and Venezuela, Native American tribe threaten by toxic waste, suspect in Cedar Village shooting arraigned, local weekend weather, Spartan Sportswrap, music news and concert update and Impact 89FM turns 25. Read More…
Van Canto – The Final Countdown (Europe cover)
Sabaton – Primo Victoria
Manilla Road – Necropolis
Sit or Spin was full of puns, analogies, and somehow hip-hop! Here’s the playlist from last nights show.
Luna – Bombay Bicyle Club: spin
Boris – Lo-Fang: sit
Settle In – Pigeon: spin
Boys In The Wood – Black Lips: spin
Black Stone – Ume: sit
I Hope This Whole Thing Didn’t Frighten You – The Hold Steady: sit
Bill Murray – Phantogram: spin
Start Freaking Out – Radkey: spin
Savant – Mainland: spin
Leave the Door Wide Open – NO: sit
Shame – Mas Ysa: sit
Hell Of A Night – Schoolboy Q: spin
Images – Bleeding Rainbow: sit
I’m Not Part of Me – Cloud Nothings: spin
Past Life – Lost In The Trees: sit
Cassidy – Andrew St. James: spin
Start Freaking Out – Radkey:
Dreaming of Spring Break? Tonight’s playlist caters to the the wanderlust. Call in with your requests at 517-884-8989! More after the jump!
Kirk Heinze examines the new farm bill with its chief architect, Senator Debbie Stabenow. Kirk gets the scoop on President Obama’s visit to MSU to sign the bill from MSU Ag Bio Research Director Doug Buhler. And Michigan Agribusiness Association President Jim Byrum weighs in on the bill, too. Then Russ White talks with Michigan State University President Lou Anna K. Simon about President Obama’s visit, Morrill Plaza, FRIB and Rose Bowl afterglow.
Today’s Jam of the Day comes from Real Estate out of New Jersey. Talking Backwards is a single off of their new album, Atlas, which is dropping in March of this year.
Last week, we showed off our Michigan Artist Spotlight Gifts or Creatures’ sophomore album, Yesteryear Western Darkness. This week, we’re going back to 2010 for their first LP, Pilot House. The duo produces a rich, engaging sound that can only be heard on a GorC record, and yet, it retains the universal appeal of classic Americana. Listen for yourself!