Mick's Tape Show

with Brian McKinley

The radio version of the original social media - the mix tape!


Curtis Mayfield – People Get Ready
Tom Waits – Chicago
Liz Phair – Stratford on Guy
Steely Dan – Your Gold Teeth
Andrew Bird – A Nervous Tic Motion of the Head to the Left
Andrew Bird – Pulaski at Night

Robert Johnson – Sweet Home Chicago
Bob Dylan – Death of Emmett Till
Led Zeppelin – When the Levee Broke
John Legend and Common – Glory

Spoon – Chicago at Night
Material Issue – Valerie Loves Me
Soul Coughing – Is Chicago, Is Not Chicago
Eleventh Dream Day – Vanishing Point
Veruca Salt – Volcano Girls

Neko Case – Alone and Forsaken
Pops Staples – Hope in a Hopeless World
Mavis Staples – This Little Light
Wilco, Mavis & Nick Lowe – The Weight
Jason Isbell – Chicago Promenade
M. Ward – Carolina

Muddy Waters – Muddy Jumps One
Howlin Wolf – Rockin Daddy
Muddy Waters – Rollin Stone (Alternate Take)
The Blues Brothers – Sweet Home Chicago
The Andrews Sisters – Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy
Paper Lace – The Night Chicago Died
Chicago – Make Me Smile
Frank Sinatra – My Kind of Town
Sufjan Stevens – Chicago
Wilco – via Chicago

Smashing Pumpkins – Tonight, Tonight
Ryan Adams – Dear Chicago
The Hold Steady – Chicago Seemed Tired Last Night
Jason Aldean – Asphalt Cowboy
Kanye West – All Falls Down

Urge Overkill – The Break
Eddie Vedder – Hard Sun
Freddy Cole – South Side of Chicago
Muddy Waters – 13 Highway

Bruce Springsteen – Born to Run

In honor of the 40th anniversary of the release of the LP Born to Run, WHRW presents Born to Run in its entirety. Enjoy!

Bruce Keynote Address at SXSW 2012




Aimee Mann – That’s Just What You Are
Beck – Readymade
Susanna Hoffs and Matthew Sweet – I See the Rain
Matthew Sweet – I’ve Been Waiting

Everything But the Girl – Low Tide of the Night
Peter Gabriel – That Voice Again
Elbow – Running to Stand Still
Florence & the Machine – Rabbit Heart (Raise it Up)
Tom Jones – Ain’t No Grave
Ronnie Earl & the Broadcasters – Every Night About this Time New Release
(Michael Ledbetter on vocals)

Dionne Farris – For Once In My Life (sdtk: The Truth About Cats & Dogs)
Fig Dish – Head Over Heels (Go-Go’s cover)
The Caulfield Sisters – Please please please let me get what I want (The Smiths – Pretty in Pink sdtk)
Backbeat Band – Roadrunner (Mike Mills, Dave Grohl, Thurston Moore, Don Fleming)
Soundgarden – Girl U Want (Devo)
Sonic Youth – Ca Plane Pour Moi (Plastic Bertrand)
Ben Folds, Joe Jackson & William Shatner – Common People (Pulp)

Soul Asylum – Somebody to Shove
Husker Du – Don’t Want to Know if you are Lonely
Sleater-Kinney – Price Tag
Strange Wilds – Disdain NEW RELEASE

Love Dogs – Safronia B
Little Richard – Little Jenny
White Stripes – The Denial Twist
Van Morrisson, Lonnie Donergan & Chris Barber – Goin’ Home
Hugh Laurie & Irma Thomas – John Henry
The Rolling Stones – Ventilator Blues
Joan Osborne – St. Theresa
Gregg Allman – Aint Wastin No More Time NEW RELEASE

World Party – Thank You World
Spider Harrison – Beautiful Day
Happy Mondays – 24 Hour Party People
The Farm – Groovy Train
Charlatans UK – Weirdo

Iggy Pop – The Passenger
Big Star – Thank You Friends
Flaming Lips – Turn It On
That Petrol Emotion – Every Little Bit
Marvin Gaye _ What’s Goin on
The Bees – Really Need Love
Mark Ronson & Lily Allen – Oh My God

The Hold Steady – Massive Nights
Gogol Bordello – Wanderlust King
Ted Leo & the Pharmacists – Tell Balgeary, Balgury is Dead

Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Ice Cream Killer
Muscles – Ice Cream

When Is It On?

Summer 2015

You can catch this show on
Wednesdays from 10 AM to 1 PM.

Upcoming Shows

September 2 @ 10 AM

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