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Voegeli's “All things Considered” Theme Song and It's Hollywood Connection

The theme song for the NPR show "All Things Considered" is based on a 1974 composition by Don Voegeli. You can hear the multiple versions in the podcast at this page. Interestingly, after Voegeli ...
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Why do radio stations only play hit songs?

Those hits never used to be hits. It took radio play to become a hit. I’m a huge Led Zeppelin fan and as much as I love Stairway, Black Dog, Whole Lotta Love, etc. I just sometimes get so sick of ...
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Streaming radio with widest range of genres?

(If this is too off-topic for this forum, please suggest another.) I am a music fan. All kinds of music, and I mean everything. I hate choosing the music I want to hear, and I hate hearing the ...
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Are there any instances of “double-dipping” outside of the “Classic Rock” genre?

By "double-dipping" I'm referring to the phenomenon where 2 songs by the same band are played back-to-back on radio, and you almost can't imagine one song being played without the other. A few ...
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Is radio stream live on SomaFM SF10-33 online radio station?

I am listening to https://somafm.com/sf1033/. They describe it as: Live fire/police scanner audio from San Francisco processed and mixed with ambient and experimental music. A surreal audio ...
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Original of song used frequently as background for “quiet storm”

I'm looking for a song whose backing track is used frequently as the mood-setting music for "quiet storm" format late-night radio. It consists largely of a long series of quarter notes, about 120 bpm,...