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Top 10 at 10 – This Week in 1966

Top Ten hits from this week in 1966. 10. BORN FREE – Roger Williams 9. MELLOW YELLOW – Donovan 8. LADY GODIVA – Peter And Gordon 7. LAST TRAIN TO CLARKSVILLE – The Monkees 6. I’M YOUR PUPPET – James … read more

JIAN GHOMESHI CHARGED BY TORONTO POLICE IN SEXUAL ASSAULT INVESTIGATION

Jian Ghomeshi has been charged by Toronto Police in a sexual assault investigation. The fired CBC radio host surrendered to police today.  A news release from Toronto police says Ghomeshi has been charged with four counts of sexual assault and … read more

This Week on Mike Filey’s Toronto – November 29th & 30th

This Saturday, catch up with the day nylon stockings first went on sale in Toronto, this week in 1945… read more

Top 10 at 10 – This Week in 1971

Top Ten hits from this week in 1971. 10. MAGGIE MAY – Rod Stewart 9. ROCK STEADY – Aretha Franklin 8. PEACE TRAIN – Cat Stevens 7. GOT TO BE THERE – Michael Jackson 6. IMAGINE – John Lennon 5. … read more

Pet of The Week: Dozer

Meet Dozer, a handsome, playful boy who enjoys going for long walks, and learning everything he can about the world. He may look a little funny now but just think of it as a bad haircut. His fur will grow … read more

Top 10 at 10 – This Week in 1965

Top Ten hits from this week in 1965. 10. YOU’VE GOT TO HIDE YOUR LOVE AWAY – The Silkie 9. I GOT YOU (I FEEL GOOD) – James Brown 8. AIN’T THAT PECULIAR – Marvin Gaye 7. TASTE OF HONEY … read more

Top 10 at 10 – Weekend Birthdays

Weekend Birthdays! 10. BLACK AND WHITE – Three Dog Night (Floyd Sneed 1942) 9. GET TOGETHER – The Youngbloods (Jesse Colin Young 1941) 8. MAKIN’ WHOOPIE – Dr. John & Rickie Lee Jones (Dr. John 1940) 7. CALL ME MAYBE … read more

O’KEEFFE PAINTING BREAKS AUCTION RECORD

It’s more than triple the previous auction record - for a work by a female artist. A painting by Georgia O’Keeffe – of a simple white flower – has sold for $44.4 million. The 1932 painting, “Jimson Weed/White Flower No. 1,” … read more

Top 10 at 10 – Top Ten Songs of 1969

Top Ten Songs of 1969. 10. CRIMSON AND CLOVER – Tommy James & The Shondells 9. BUILD ME UP BUTTERCUP – The Foundations 8. I’LL NEVER FALL IN LOVE AGAIN – Tom Jones 7. HOT FUN IN THE SUMMERTIME – … read more

Top 10 at 10 – Top Ten Tommy Dorsey Songs

Legendary trombone player, composer and bandleader Tommy Dorsey was born 109 years ago today. He was a major force in shaping the sound of popular music in the 1940′s.  Here are his Top Ten hits: 10. I’LL BE SEEING YOU … read more