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The Jheri Curl Chronicles Radio Show: A Tribute To Kashif & Rod Temperton

The Jheri Curl Chronicles Radio Show: A Tribute To Kashif & Rod Temperton

2 hours of your favorite jams from Kashif and Rod Temperton.

A List: The Wonder Of Stevie

A List: The Wonder Of Stevie

Popblerd’s Mike Joseph compiles a list of his favorite Stevie Wonder songs.

Blerd Radio Presents The Jheri Curl Chronicles Podcast (Episode 10)

Blerd Radio Presents The Jheri Curl Chronicles Podcast (Episode 10)

1982 was the year of Marvin and “Sexual Healing”, but as you’ll hear in the latest JCC podcast episode, his former label mates Diana and Stevie didn’t do so bad, either.

The Blerd Radio Podcast 2016: Episode 9 (George Michael's "Listen Without Prejudice, Vol. 1"

The Blerd Radio Podcast 2016: Episode 9 (George Michael’s “Listen Without Prejudice, Vol. 1”

Last week, Sony/Legacy announced a deluxe reissue of George Michael’s second solo album, 1990’s Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1. Coincidentally, when that announcement was made, the Blerd Radio team was putting the finishing touches on a podcast episode devoted to that particular album. So join me (Mike Joseph) and my partners  Michael Parr  and  Doctor Z  for a deep-dive exploration into the decidedly introspective follow-up to the mega selling Faith. While not as commercially successful-or anywhere near as pop friendly-as its predecessor, Listen Without Prejudice has become a […]

40 Songs For 40 Years: 1995

40 Songs For 40 Years: 1995

There is a lot of angst in this playlist.

40 Songs For 40 Years: 1994

40 Songs For 40 Years: 1994

Welcome to the year I became a full-fledged adult.

40 (Or So) Playlists For 40 Years: 1993

40 (Or So) Playlists For 40 Years: 1993

If it wasn’t for the dreads, no one would know whether this photo was of Lenny in ’93 or Lenny in 2016.

40 (Or So) Playlists For 40 Years: 1992

40 (Or So) Playlists For 40 Years: 1992

1992-the year I fell in love with Toad The Wet Sprocket (and more).

40 (Or So) Playlists For 40 Years: 1991

40 (Or So) Playlists For 40 Years: 1991

Get ready to be sexed up with 1991’s playlist.

On Pride...

On Pride…

The unfortunate consequences of self-hatred and the resilience of those who live life honestly.

Blerd Radio Presents: The Jheri Curl Chronicles Podcast (Episode 3)

Blerd Radio Presents: The Jheri Curl Chronicles Podcast (Episode 3)

Episode 3 of the Jheri Curl Chronicles is up, and we’re going from Jamaica (the island) to Jamaica (NY), with a stop to pick up George Benson.

Blerd Radio Presents: The Jheri Curl Chronicles Podcast (Episode 2)

Blerd Radio Presents: The Jheri Curl Chronicles Podcast (Episode 2)

Miss Ross is just one of the featured artists in the second edition of the Jheri Curl Chronicles podcast.