Mike & Murphy

Mike McB & Murphy Friday Special Podcasts

Every Friday morning from 10 AM – 12 Noon Mike McB & Murphy present a themed music special her on Real Oldies 97.9 The WREN. Each podcast is an approximately 2 hour show which you may stop, start, and advance or rewind at will. Enjoy!

Mike McB & Murphy

Cover Songs (December 7, 2018)


Listen Friday December 7 & Sunday December 9 from 10-12N on 97.9 WREN or 96.5 FM in Ruckersville! Podcast coming soon!
Singer Songwriters (November 30, 2018)


The DOO-WOP Show! (November 16, 2018)


ONE Group-TWO Songs: ONE that made the Top 40 & ONE that didn't (November 9, 2018)

The #2-s - Songs that ALMOST made it to the TOP (November 2, 2018)


History of SOUL (October 26, 2018)


San Francisco Bay Area Music (October 19, 2018)



Songs With Horns (October 12, 2018):


Story Songs - Songs that tell a story October 5, 2018)


Car Songs - Songs About Cars (September 28, 2018)


Music From The Brill Building (New York's Pop Music Recording Center) (September 21, 2018)

Music From & Influenced by Movies (September 14, 2018)


Top 20 Artists WITHOUT A #1 Hit (Hour 1) & The 10 Artists With The Most #1 Hits (Hour 2) (September 7, 2018)

Studios & Producers - Muscle Shoals (August 31, 2018) (PLEASE NOTE: There are some microphone issues!)

60's Music Diversity: Psychedelic (first hour) & Motown (second hour) (August 24, 2018):

Songs From the Vietnam War Era (August 10, 2018):


One Hit Wonders (July 27, 2018):


1955-1982: Top Song Of The Year (July 20, 2018):


Top 30 Charting Artists of the 70's (July 13, 2018):


Top 30 Charting Artists of the 60's (July 6, 2018):


1969: The Music of Woodstock (June 29, 2018):


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