Wednesday, September 30, 2009

KFXM September 30, 1960

A Million To One-Jimmy Charles #1 Again?? This was the 4th week at #1. Only made it to #5 nationally.
Highest debut Don't Be Cruel-Bill Black's Combo #32 New
A Thousand Stars-Kathy Young & The Innocents
On My Knees-Charlie Rich
Rockin' Rocket-Jimmy Nelis & The Counts (from Rialto)
How about Summer's Gone by Paul Ankle?

Sunday, September 27, 2009

K/mentertainer September 27, 1969

Jean-Oliver #1
Highest debut Don't Waste My Time-John Mayall #27 New
Rocky Racoon-Ritchie Havens
Curly-Jimmy Clanton
Abbey Road-The Beatles

Harry Scarborough is back.
A few more than usual articles/pictures of the K/men

Saturday, September 26, 2009

KFXM September 26, 1969

Suspicious Minds-Elvis Presley #1
Highest debut Lodi-Al Wilson #24 New
Ball Of Fire-Tommy James & The Shondells

Friday, September 25, 2009

KFXM and K/men September 25, 1964

Tobacco Road-Nashville Teens #1
Highest debut Slow Down/Matchbox-Beatles #7 New
Sidewalk Surfing-Jan & Dean (album track)
I've Got Sand In My Shoes-Drifters
Blue Day-Emperors

Pretty Woman-Roy Orbison #1
Big jump to #5 from #28 You Really Got Me-Kinks
Highest debut Ride The Wild Surf-Jan & Dean #32

I Like It-Gerry & The Pace makers
She's Not There-Zombies
Last Kiss-J. Frank Wilson

Thursday, September 24, 2009

KFXM and K/men September 22-23, 1971

Go Away Little Girl-Donny Osmond #1
Highest debut Peace Train-Cat Stevens #27 New
Wild Night-Van Morrison
If You really Love Me-Stevie Wonder

Someone tell me about Jay Mila debuting soon on THE BIG 59

Go Away Little Girl-Donny Osmond #1
Highest debut Tired Of Being Alone-Al Green #26
Introducing Bill McKinney, say goodbye to Steve Cary
Gypsies, Tramps & Thieves-Cher
Long Ago And Far Away-James Taylor

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

KFXM September 23, 1960

A Million To One-Jimmy Charles #1
Highest debut A Fool In love-Ike & Tina Turner New
Somebody To Love-Bobby Darin
Georgia On My mind-Ray Charles
A Thousand Stars-Cathy Young
Hush Hush-Jimmy Reed
#56 Another Roy Cordell mention

Monday, September 21, 2009

K/mentertainer September 20, 1969

Little Woman-Bobby Sherman #1
Highest debut Smile A Little Smile For Me-Flying Machine #20
Ma-Na-Mah-Na jumoping into the top thirty at #28 New
Don't Waste My Time-John Mayall
She's Got Love-Thomas & Richard Frost
Creedence Clearwater Revival and Lee Michaels at the Swing Auditorium
A little Archies history
Looks like Jay London is gone, and Charles Martin ( Chuck Marquiss) is back.

Sunday, September 20, 2009

KFXM September 19, 1969

Little Woman-Bobby Sherman big jump to #1 from #11
Highest debut Tracy-Cuff Links #20 New
Ruben-Kenny Rogers & The First Edition
Lodi-Al Wilson
Can't Help But Deceive You-Iron Butterfly (Exclusive) I remember when KFXM had an exclusive, there would be a whisper throughout the song of "KFXM exclusive"

EDGrrrrr SEZ...
"Watch for your favorite tune listings every Tuesday in the Sun-Telegram's "SOUNDINGS cloumn by TOM GREEN. Read What it's all about!" Anyone read that?

Saturday, September 19, 2009

KFXM and K/men September 18, 1964

Bread and Butter-Newbeats #1
Highest debut Chug-A-Lug-Roger Miller #25
Cuando La Luna-Don Brandon #30. asong I've never heard New
Letter From Elaina-Casey Kasem
Death Of An Angel-Kingsmen
Pretty Woman-Roy Orbison #1
Highest debut Haunted House-Gene Simmons #4
I Like It-Gerry & The Pacemakers
Beach Girl-Pat Boone
You Really Got Me-Kinks
Little Honda-Hondells

Coming Soon... K/men school text book covers with Caracitures of the all the K/men! I've never seen one of the covers. Anyone out there have one?

Friday, September 18, 2009

KFXM and K/men September 16-17, 1971

Smiling Faces Sometimes-Undisputed Truth #1
Highest debut Yo Yo-Osmonds #28
Only You Know And I Know-Delaney & Bonnie
Maggie May-Rod Stewart #1
Highest debut Rain Dance-Guess Who #27
Peace Train-Cat Stevens
What Are You Doing Sunday?-Dawn

Thursday, September 17, 2009

KFXM September 16, 1960

A Million To One-Jimmy Charles #1
Highest debut I Want To Be Wanted/Just A Little-Brenda Lee #29 New
Shopping For Clothes-Coasters
You Talk Too Much-Joe Jones
Comments Of Our Time-Stan Freberg

Sunday, September 13, 2009

K/mentertainer September 13, 1969

Litle Woman-Bobby Sherman #1
Highest debut Tracy-Cuff Links #22 Hit Bound
Wedding Bell Blues-Fifth Dimension
That's The Way Love Is-Marvin Gaye

Groups playing the Name Game. Whatever happened to Frank Valli? Bob Darin did finally decid Bobby was the right way to go.
Interesting about article about Give Peace A Chance calling it ...the current Beatles Smash billed as The Plastic Ono Band...
1969 appears to be the year of pop festivals. A few are mentioned.
And guess what there's going to be a second Woodstock Music and Art Fair in 1970 Aug 21-23 and even bigger! Or not?
Well at least they are planning a movie.

Saturday, September 12, 2009

KFXM September 12, 1969

Something In The Air-Thunderclap Newman #1 Only made it up to 37 nationally
Highest debut Suspicious Minds-Elvis Presley #18 Future His
Everybody's Talkin'-Nilsson
Mah Na Mah Na.............
You've Lost That Lovin' Feeling-Dionne Warwick
something Stolen from Frontier Hotel by Al Anthony

Friday, September 11, 2009

KFXM and K/men September 11, 1964

Pretty Woman-Roy Orbison #1
Highest debut Maybelline-Johnny Rivers #8
Ride The Wild Surf-Jan & Dean
Tobacco Road-Nashvile Teens
Baby I Need Your Loving-Four Tops

albums The Chipmunks Sing The Beatles Hits
We'll Sing In The Sunshine-Gale Garnett #1
Highest debut When I Grow Up/She Knows Me Too Well-Beach Boys #27
Out Of Sight-James Brown
You Really Got Me-Kinks

Thursday, September 10, 2009

KFXM and K/men September 8-9, 1971

Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey-Paul McCartney #1 New
Rain Dance-Guess Who
So Far Away-Carole King

Smiling Faces Sometimes-Undisputed Truth #1
Highest debut Sweet City Woman-Stampeders #25
Smackwater Jack is the Carole King song K/men is playing at #30
Tired Of Being Alone-Al Green

Wednesday, September 09, 2009

KFXM September 9, 1960

A Million To One-Jimmy Charles
highest debut The Girl With the Story In Her Eyes-Safaris #35 New
I Want To Be Wanted/Just A little-Brenda Lee
Blue Angel-Roy Orbison
North To Alaska-Johnny Horton

KFXM is having a Golden Soundarama playing the greatest sounds of the last ten years. so did they actually play music from 1951 through 1960 on the Soundarama?

Monday, September 07, 2009

K/mentertainer September 6, 1969

Get Together-Youngbloods-#1
Highest debut Give Peace A Chance-Plastic Ono Band #23
Mah-Ha-Mah-Na-K/men Car 1290 Pit Crew (not really) This is a song from a soundtrack that doesn't really list an artist. Instrumental?/Novelty record
Baby It's You-Smith
Suspicious Minds-Elvis Presley
Never heard You Don't Know It-Playhouse
Iron Butterfly, John Mayall and Blues Image at the Swing Auditorium
One of the most requested songs, an album track Tombstone Shadow-Creedence Clearwater Revival
TU 8-129-0 & OV 6-129-1

Saturday, September 05, 2009

KFXM September 5, 1969

Get Together-Youngbloods #1 (4th week)
Highest debut Little Woman-Bobby Sherman #25
Electric Indian-Keem-O-Sabe or is it the other way around?
Carry Me Back-Rascals

Friday, September 04, 2009

KFXM and K/men September 4, 1964

La La La La La-Blendells #1
Highest debut Pretty Woman-Roy Orbison #3
Also new #10 LaughingLlinda-Emperors New
When I Grow Up-Beach Boys
Come a Little Bit Closer-Jay & The Americans
We'll Sing In The Sunshine-Gale Garnett-#1
Highest Debut GTO-Ronnie & The Daytonas #27
I'm On The Outside Lookin' In-Little Anthony & The Imperials