Archive for May 5th, 2011

May 5, 2011

This Day in Music History (Sort Of)

It was this day in 1961 that Navy Commander Alan Bartlett Shepard Jr. became the first American to go into space, aboard the Freedom 7 space capsule. The suborbital flight lasted 15 minutes and reached a height of 116 miles into the atmosphere, and was by all accounts – pretty damn sweet.  We pay tribute to this accomplishment with some equally sweet space themed videos!

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May 5, 2011

Talk Thursday to Me – Loren Gurman

Today we talk with Loren Gurman, frontman for Met City (formerly known as Gardendale & Berkley) and the founder of the Brio Pop Society about songwriting and why the world doesn’t need any more melancholy anthems.

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