The Weekly Top 5 Countdown: State Fair!

#5

Led Zeppelin “Hotdog”

#4

Sly & The Family Stone “Hot Fun In The Summertime”

#3

Steve Miller Band “Living In The USA”

#2

Stevie Ray Vaughan “Mary Had A Little Lamb”

#1

Simon & Garfunkel “Scarborough Fair”

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The Weekly Top 5 Countdown: Hot, Summertime Songs

#5

Kid Cudi & Rostam Batmanglij “All Summer”

#4

Peter Tosh “Coming In Hot”

#3

Third World “1865 (96 Degrees In The Shade)”

#2

Sly & The Family Stone “Hot Fun In The Summertime”

#1

Billy Stewart “Summertime”

The Weekly Top 5 Countdown: Baseball Season!

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The Weekly Top 5 Countdown recap here, with your box score to today’s action. Baseball as the theme seemed appropriate with this being that first week of the Major League season as well as with the amount of gusto(and beer) that Milwaukeeans invest in their favorite pastime. An exciting week, and one a little different on the air. With Scott Mullins on vacation, we got our new Program Director Mark Keefe to pinch hit in the lineup in his place. Here’s the lineup we came up with…

#5

Bruce Springsteen “Glory Days”

#4

Jimmy Bee “Vida Pt.1”

#3

Chuck Brodsky “Doc Ellis No-No”

#2

The Intruders “(LoveIs Like A) Baseball”

#1

John Fogerty “Centerfield”

The Weekly Top 5 Countdown: Telephone Connection

Gotta go straight to the props on this theme for today’s T5C, one of our listeners, Thomas Enders, was kind enough to suggest a theme of telephone songs that we’re running with today. All interpretations included, we have a pretty well-rounded set to answer the question posed by Mr. Enders, though his suggestions were excellent as well. This is what we came up with…

#5

Albert King “Phone Booth”

#5

Al Green “Call Me”

#4

The Grateful Dead “Operator

#3

Zap Mama “Telephone”

#2

ELO “Telephone Line”

#1

The Nerves “Hanging On The Telephone”

The Weekly Top 5 Countdown: Rain Songs

Well with the weather having shifted from the snows of February into a bevy of the wet stuff here in March, Scot Mullins and i thought that we might hit you all with some cuts that all about the rain. Here’s what we came up with…

#5

Led Zepelin “Fool In The Rain”

#4

Average White Band “Stop The Rain”

#3

REM “South Central Rain ”

#2

The Beatles “Rain”

#1

Olu Dara “Rain Shower”

The Weekly Top 5 Countdown: The New Producers…Hip Hop’s New Pioneers

Well, with The 5th Anual Mil-Town Beat Down Hip Hop Olympics happening at the Wherehouse this Friday, and showcasing the hottest producers on the scene here in Milwaukee. And with Tarik Moody filling in for Scott, we thought we’d get some hip hop in the mix. Todays topic is all about the most innovative hip hop producers on the scene today. Here’s what we came up with…

#5

Hudson Mohawke “Zoooooooom”

#4

Bullion “Time For Us All To Love”

#3

Amp Live “Video Tapez feat. Del The Funky Homosapien”

#2

Flying Lotus “The Makings”

#1

J Dilla “Workonit”

The Weekly Top 5 Countdown: Bands That Time Forgot

The WT5 is taking a trip though the annals for some bands that time forget. Not one-hit wonders, but artists who just couldn’t quite make it to the main stream, or for what ever reason never lingered long in our collective memory.

#5

Three Dog Night “Mama Told Me Not To Come”

#4

Tom Browne “Funkin’ For Jamaica”

#3

The Flaming Gooies “Shake Some Action”

#2

Snow “Informer”

#1

Slim Harpo “Shake Your Hips”