Double Play: Grace Slick Doubles Up

Airplane, Starship – whatever the name, Grace Slick has captivated us in the 60s and right up through the 80s. Here are two prime examples – from Airplane to Starship – on a Hit Oldies  GROUNDHOG DAY DOUBLE PLAY WEEKEND:

Double Play: Four Seasons Times Two

All for our GROUNDHOG DAY DOUBLE PLAY WEEKEND – when you pair up two hits from Frankie Valli & The Foiur Seasons, there’s plenty to choose from. Here’s just one set:

If you like your hits doubled up – then be here for a DOUBLE SHOT WEEKEND starting Friday at 3pm (ET) only on Hit Oldies!

Double Play: Chicago Hits A Double

Winding down our  GROUNDHOG DAY DOUBLE PLAY Weekend, here’s two classic examples of Chicago at the verity start of their career:

So what’s next at HIT OLDIES? You’ll find out Friday at 3pm (ET) right here (but we will have some hints up this week so keep checking in!)

Double Play: Multiple Motown From The Four Tops

Trust us when we say there will be plenty of Motown Hits with our GROUNDHOG DOUBLE PLAY WEEKEND at Hit Oldies. So much to choose from, but we settled here for some classic Four Tops:

Key & Peel Impress Us
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According to the people at Guinness, the world record for the most impressions in under a minute is 31. Watch Comedy Central’s  Key & Peele try to whip out 34 between the two of them:

Were You At The Mall?
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In the winter of 1989, photographer Michael Galinsky began driving across the country to record the changes he saw coming in America’s malls.  His photographs—collected in the book Malls Across America, published this month by Steidl, give us a great look back at your olive n the 80s. Check out more here

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TOY TIME Has Memories For All Of Us
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If you were a child in they 60s, 70s, 80s or even the 90s, chances are this is something that will make you smile.

Do you have fond memories of fighting unseen enemies with your G.I. Joe action figures, demolishing fleets of vehicles with your Tonka Toy Trucks, or Karate-chopping imaginary street thugs with your Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles? Maybe your memories go back farther to that first Barbie or even a Give A Show Projector?

They are all here – in glorious color – in Christopher Byrne’s new book TOY TIME. It’s like finding all these tis all over again. Check out a preview now at Amazon.

 

Michael Jackson Is THRILLing In Legos
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Sure, you’ve seen Michael Jackson’s classic THRILLER video many times, but in LEGOS? Directed and animated by Annette Jung , here’s a sample. See the whole thing at Talking Animals.

Richard Simmons Raps
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In the 80s, he was our favorite fitness guru…and today Richard Simmons is still going. But with a new rap video – Really?

Hit Women: 20 Rock & Roll Divas In One
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We thought this was a great way to segue out of our HIT WOMEN Weekend. Imagine what it would be like if Bonnie Tyler’s classic ’80s power ballad “Total Eclipse of the Heart” were sung by 19 other divas, including Adele, Cher, Barbra Streisand, Britney Spears, Kristin Chenoweth, and Julie Andrews?

Watch diva impressionist Christina Bianco do it to near perfection!

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