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Northern Soul Returns!

Date: 
Monday, May 2, 2016 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Northern Soul Connoisseur and author Steve Moysey returns to the WICN studios this week. Join host Tom Shaker as Steve brings in some incredible dance tunes and talks about his new book, "I Said a Bad Word: Blunders of a Brit in Boston."  It all starts at 7pm!

Remembering Prince

Date: 
Monday, April 25, 2016 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Join host Tom Shaker this week as we celebrate and remember the legacy of a true American musical genius, Prince. 

April Showers

Date: 
Monday, April 18, 2016 - 7:00pm
Program: 

It'll be raining cats and dogs on Monday night's show! The rain is a popular metaphor in soul music. It can be warm and soothing or cold and harsh. You can't have the flowers without the showers! Join host Tom Shaker as we play songs with "rain" in the title. It all starts at 7pm!

Al Green

Date: 
Monday, April 11, 2016 - 7:00pm
Program: 

One of the greatest voices in soul music is turning 70 this week! Join host Tom Shaker as we celebrate the sultry, seductive, joyous sides of the Rev. Green. He IS soul music! It all starts at 7pm!

Rufus Thomas

Date: 
Monday, March 28, 2016 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Join host Tom Shaker as we celebrate the music of a singer they called "the World's Oldest Teenager." Gritty, greasy and lots of fun, Rufus was arguably the funkiest man to ever come out of Memphis, Tennessee.

Get ready for "The Funky Chicken" and "Walkin' The Dog" and lots more fun. It all starts at 7pm!
 

King Soloman

Date: 
Monday, March 21, 2016 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Join host Tom Shaker as we celebrate the music of one of soul music's early pioneers, Solomon Burke. In the same league as Sam Cooke, Jackie Wilson and Ray Charles (to name just a few) Burke never had a Top 20 hit, but he was a key figure in soul music. His unique mix of country, gospel and rock music helped define a new genre of music! It all starts at 7 PM!

Remembering George Martin

Date: 
Monday, March 14, 2016 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Join host Tom Shaker as we celebrate the late George Martin's work with the Beatles, Soul Serenade style. The Beatles loved soul music and soul artists loved the Beatles! Music by Otis Redding, Aretha Franklin, Issac Hayes, The Supremes and many more on a very fab soul spotlight!

Bobby Womack

Date: 
Monday, March 7, 2016 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Join host Tom Shaker as we celebrate the music of one of soul music's most prolific artists. Bobby Womack was an incredible songwriter, guitar player and singer. For over 50 years he blended his unique style of soul, blues, country, gospel and rock together in songs like "It's All Over Now" "Woman's Gotta Have it" "Across 110th Street" and many more. It all starts at 7pm!

SOUL LEAP YEAR

Date: 
Monday, February 29, 2016 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Once every four years we get an extra day in February. Celebrate this leap year by getting an extra song by each artist we play on tonight's show. Join host Tom Shaker as he plays two in a row by Aretha Franklin, James Brown, Sam & Dave and many others. It all starts at 7pm!

Marvin Sease

Date: 
Monday, February 22, 2016 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Join host Tom Shaker as we remember a "lost soul" of the southern R&B music scene.  Marvin Sease started out singing gospel but found his success singing explicit songs about love & food. It all starts at 7pm!

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