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The Music in My Head – 8/23/17

8/23/17: The Lumineers “Angela” “97.9 The Hill and Chapelboro.com News Director, Blake Hodge, ‘eclipses’ Ron this week with The Music in My Head. Ron will be back next week to bring musical sunshine to your morning!”  The Lumineers have had a strong presence in radio waves and record sales alike since their release of “Ho Hey” as a single in 2011. The song shot up through charts, was consistently listed as one of Spotify’s “Most Played” and was the subject of a whole lot of buzz on social media. It was a breakthrough moment for a band that had...

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Adopt-a-Pet: Talico

Meet Talico! her name comes from the fact that someone thought she looked like a cross between a Calico and a Tabby! 2 years old, shes just as happy on a lap as she is on an adventure in your living room. Even though she’s 2, she’s full size and still looks like a kitten. Maybe her name should be “Petite.” As she craves attention, she is best suited for a home with no other cats, but the folks at The Goathouse Refuge think she would be OK in a home with one other cat. If you’d like to...

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The Music in My Head – 8/22/17

8/22/17: Red Hot Chili Peppers “Under The Bridge” “97.9 The Hill and Chapelboro.com News Director, Blake Hodge, ‘eclipses’ Ron this week with The Music in My Head. Ron will be back next week to bring musical sunshine to your morning!”  Today’s Music in My Head is an all-timer. Released in 1992 on their 5th studio album; this is the song, and music video, that launched the Red Hot Chili Peppers into national and international attention. Who would have thought 25 years later, The ‘Chili Peppers’ would still be a rocking and releasing new songs, (“Dark Necessities” one of their...

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The Music in My Head – 8/21/17

8/21/17: Florence and the Machine “Shake it Out” “97.9 The Hill and Chapelboro.com News Director, Blake Hodge, ‘eclipses’ Ron this week with The Music in My Head. Ron will be back next week to bring musical sunshine to your morning!”  Florence and the Machine,  a London based band that formed in 2007 with lead singer Florence Welch is a critically acclaimed indie rock band. In 2013, they took over the charts both in the UK and the USA with their Grammy nominated song “Shake it Out,” and this morning, it was on the mind of Blake Hodge as today’s...

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The Music in My Head – 8/17/17

8/17/17: The Black Crowes “Remedy” The Black Crowes shot to fame with two mega-hits on their first album, “Shake Your Money Maker,” that still get considerable radio play today: “Hard to Handle” ( an Otis Redding cover) and “Jealous Again.” The album is certified multi-platinum, with well over three million copies sold, and the Black Crowes became a household name in rock music seemingly overnight. “Remedy” is the second song off the band’s second album, and was their last “Hot 100” hit as a band. It stayed at #1 on Billboard’s rock chart for eleven weeks, and in 1992...

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