Tag: Presenting the Fabulous Ronettes Featuring Veronica

  • Thumbnail for Episode 1290: Ronnie Spector, Rest in Power

    Episode 1290: Ronnie Spector, Rest in Power

    Ronnie Spector died at age 78 on Jan. 12. Jim and Patrick pay tribute to this iconic singer. Plus we play a clip from a 2018 episode in which listener Paul Trap chose the Ronettes’ “Be My Baby” as a perfect pop song.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 574: Hal Blaine and Dick Dale, Rest in Power

    Episode 574: Hal Blaine and Dick Dale, Rest in Power

    Legendary session drummer Hal Blaine died on March 11, 2019, at age 90. Dick Dale, King of the Surf Guitar, died on March 16 at age 81. We pay tribute to these important figures in pop music. (Recorded on the back deck, with guest Jasper Colt.)

  • Thumbnail for Episode 468: Perfect Pop – The Ronettes, Smokey Robinson & the Miracles

    Episode 468: Perfect Pop – The Ronettes, Smokey Robinson & the Miracles

    Listeners Paul Trap and Nick Scalera join us in the basement to make their Perfect Pop picks. Both are classic R&B songs. Paul goes with the Ronettes, Nick with Smokey Robinson & the Miracles.