This Week: Sly Stone and Playing Chess


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Sly and the Family Stone and a tribute to Chess Records co-founder Leonard Chess  highlight “The Grooveyard” and the “Saturday Soiree” this week.

Thursday night at 9 PM on “The Grooveyard”, host Alan Seltzer features songs by artists who recorded on the Chess record label on what would have been Leonard Chess’ 98th birthday.  The evening’s Top Ten @ 10 will feature the hits of March 12, 1959.

SatSoiree logoBobby G will feature the music of Sly and the Family Stone on The “Saturday Soiree”. The San Francisco band was pivotal in the development of soul, funk, and psychedelic music.  The week’s Soiree Survey offers the top songs of March 14, 1965.  The “Saturday Soiree” begins at  7 PM.WCWP logo new

Also, join many station personalities next Monday afternoon at 3 PM on a special show celebrating the 50th anniversary of WCWP on 88.1 FM.

Both “The Grooveyard” and the “Saturday Soiree” can be heard on 88.1 FM on Long Island, the 88.1 FM link on wcwp.org or the TuneIn app on your SmartPhone.  (You can also click the logo on the right.)  Join us on. . .

“The Grooveyard”

…Where Oldies Come Alive!

 

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