Every weekday at 3:45pm, Shawn Foxx gives you the Forgotten 45 @ :45! He plays a song that you haven’t heard in so long, you’ve forgotten it. The Forgotten 45 @ :45, only on 105.7 KOKZ!
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Bob Welch – Ebony Eyes This is the second single from his ‘French Kiss’ album, released in 1978. The song peaked at #14 on the Billboard Hot 100! This was a great feeling for Bob as this is his first solo album after leaving Fleetwood Mac. By the way, an unknown singer by the name…read more »
Steel Breeze – You Don’t Want Me Anymore An American band that took it’s name fro a lyric in Pink Floyd’s “Shine On You Crazy Diamond”, Steel Breeze’s debut album was the biggest of their career. The first single from the 1982 eponymous album was also the first track of that album. “You Don’t Want…read more »
Talk Talk – It’s My Life The title track of the second release from Talk Talk, it peaked at #31 on Billboard’s Hot 100 in the U.S. It was also featured on Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories and played on the Flash FM “radio station”. It also is played on Saints Row: The Third…read more »
Sugarloaf/Jerry Corbetta – Don’t Call Us, We’ll Call You The title track from the fourth and last album from Sugarloaf, was the band’s second biggest hit, staying on the charts for 21 weeks. It peaked at #9 on the Hot 100 and featured a sound-a-like of Wolfman Jack. It was actually disc jockey Ken Griffin impersonating…read more »
Stray Cats – (She’s) Sexy + 17 The follow-up album to the Stray Cats’ ‘Built For Speed’ from 1982 was ‘Rant n’ Rave With The Stray Cats’. The lead single was “(She’s) Sexy + 17” which was played in regular rotation on MTV and that help the single peak at #5 on Billboard’s Hot 100!…read more »
John Lennon – Mind Games The title track from his 1973 album, “Mind Games”. The words, ‘mind games’, came from a book John has just finished called, “Mind Games: The Guide to Inner Space by Robert Masters and Jean Houston. The song talks of unity, love, and being positive being a way to mitigate playing mind games…read more »