This Week on Vintage Favourites – September 21st

Singer, songwriter, poet, novelist and icon … rock’n’roll renaissance man Leonard Cohen turns 80 this Sunday ! This week your host, Gene Stevens gives a special birthday ‘hallelujah’ to our own Order of Canada winner, member of the Rock’n’Roll Hall … read more

CONTEST: AM 740 JET

Starting September 22nd! Listen for the sound of the AM 740 Jet and you could be taking off with The New AM 740 and Signature Vacations to the renowned beaches of Negril, Jamaica where you and a guest will stay … read more

Pet of the Week: Dusty

If ever you were to call a boy beautiful then you would do so when describing Dusty. This stunning boy is a wonderfully calm and affectionate senior who plays like a kitten. He also loves to have his chin rubbed. … read more

Top 10 Songs from This Week in 1969

The TOP TEN SONGS from THIS WEEK in 1969: 10. I CAN’T GET NEXT TO YOU – TEMPTATIONS 9. PUT A LITTLE LOVE IN YOUR HEART – JACKIE DESHANNON 8. EASY TO BE HARD – THREE DOG NIGHT 7. LAY, … read more

Top 10 at 10 – 10 Artists with Birthday’s THIS WEEKEND!

FRIDAY: WEEKEND BIRTHDAYS There are ten artists who mark birth anniversaries this weekend who have had hits on the Billboard HOT 100 chart. Here they are, in the order of their best performing song on that chart. 10. (JUST LIKE) … read more

Chris Robinson Travel Tip: The Best of ‘Travel Books’

For listeners who like to combine two great joys – travel and a good book – I often review some of my favourite Travel Books. I have just written about Michael Palin’s “Sahara” – check out more of my favourite … read more

Chris Robinson Travel News: Riu Hotels Adds a New Aruba Palm Beach Resort

Many listeners will be familiar with the well-known and respected Riu Hotels.  Their newest hotel, the Riu Palace Antillas Hotel, will open October 11th on Aruba’s Palm Beach as the island’s first Adults Only resort. This All Inclusive hotel offers couples the … read more

Top 10 Hits from This Week in 1967

TOP TEN from THIS WEEK in 1967 10. SAN FRANCISCAN NIGHTS – Eric Burdon & The Animals 9. APPLES, PEACHES, PUMPKIN PIE – Jay & The Techniques 8. LIGHT MY FIRE – The Doors 7. YOU’RE MY EVERYTHING – The … read more

Sneak Peek of Barbra Streisand’s New Album ‘Partners’

Barbra Streisand’s new album ‘Partners’ debuts 12 new studio recordings of Streisand classics and other songs. This is the legendary artist’s first duets album in more than a decade – and it’s totally worth the wait. Barbra has paired with … read more

How Partying with Happy Gang’s John Gallagher Saved Mark Wahlberg’s Life

Pictured above – Happy Gang host John Gallagher poses with Mark Wahlberg in the wee hours before 9/11. The pair are shown enjoying the first of what would become “a few too many” drinks at a party in Toronto, September … read more