American Jukebox ®

Series produced by Garrett Stack

Caption: The 1947 Wurlitzer "Bubbler"
The 1947 Wurlitzer "Bubbler" 

The best of pop, rock and soul from the golden age of AM radio: Late 1950's - 1970's. Garrett Stack hosts a 2-hour program broadcast over WMNR-FM and online at wmnr.org originating from Monroe, CT and streaming at www.wmnr.org.

Always exploring a phenomenon in pop, rock and soul as part of the program, regular features include an interactive name that tune "Fun Test," and an in-depth look in "Behind the #1." Listeners are invited to email the host with Fun Test answers as well as offer comments and ideas. Email: stack@wmnr.org


163 Pieces

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Hits and Great Songs from the '50s, '60's and '70's, many rarely heard, fill the General Jukebox on this edition of American Jukebox.

Bought by WUFT, WMNR, WEZU, and KPIP-LP


  • Added: Jun 05, 2016
  • Length: 01:54:33
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Love Yo Mama
All Types of Pop, Rock, Country and Soul Songs With Mama

Bought by KZYX, KSRQ, WEZU, and Royalton Community Radio


  • Added: May 04, 2017
  • Length: 01:56:44
  • Purchases: 4
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This spring pledge drive edition features music of the '60s and an emphasis on the '70s to promote a 3-CD set offered as a "premium" at the $90 giv...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Apr 10, 2016
  • Length: 01:56:45
  • Purchases: 1
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Diana Ross is arguably the most commercially successful female vocalist of the 20th century. Hour 2 of American Jukebox surveys her six decade career.

Bought by WUFT, WEZU, Royalton Community Radio, and KSRQ


  • Added: Sep 26, 2016
  • Length: 01:56:45
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Fats Domino and Rock 'n' Roll
During the rock era, after Elvis Presley, Fats Domino is the next biggest chart maker on Billboard. Plus rock and roll mixed favs.

Bought by WMNR, WEZU, Prairie Public, Royalton Community Radio, and KSRQ


  • Added: Nov 01, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Best Song Oscars
And the Oscar for the Best Song written for a film goes to...

Bought by WMNR, WUFT, WEZU, and KSRQ


  • Added: Mar 03, 2021
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Songs about love are ubiquitous in the pop, rock and soul canon. Here are three dozen from the '50s, '60s and '70s.

Bought by WEZU, WEZU, and KPIP-LP


  • Added: Feb 05, 2019
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 3
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The first east coast blizzard of 2016 caused many radio outlets to resort to canned programs. American Jukebox was on the air "live" and taking req...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:39
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WMNR's 2016 winter pledge drive is underway on American Jukebox with a tribute to The Eagles as part of the program.

  • Added: Jan 31, 2016
  • Length: 01:56:01
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Lots of groups and duos have been siblings, cousins and others relatives

Bought by WEZU and KSRQ


  • Added: Nov 20, 2016
  • Length: 01:55:56
  • Purchases: 2
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There are thousands of songs with names in their titles. Here are a few from pop, rock and soul of the '50s, '60s and '70s.

Bought by WEZU and KSRQ


  • Added: Apr 13, 2018
  • Length: 01:54:29
  • Purchases: 2
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Lots of funny and scary stuff has been on the radio and in the movies.

Bought by KRPS, KMXT, WEZU, KALH, KPIK-LP and more


  • Added: Oct 20, 2016
  • Length: 01:55:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: American Jukebox® 211
Rolling Stone Magazine often publishes a list of the "500 Greatest Songs Ever." Here we choose from the Top-100.

Bought by WMNR, WEZU, WUFT, WKMS, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Apr 12, 2019
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 8
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This group of session musicians played on hundreds of huge hits in the '60s and '70s. They're the unsung heroes of pop and rock.

Bought by WEZU, Prairie Public, and KSRQ


  • Added: Oct 04, 2015
  • Length: 01:53:24
  • Purchases: 3
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Hispanic singers and musicians have been at the top the Billboard Pop Charts for decades. Here are about 30.

Bought by WEZU


  • Added: Sep 07, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:24
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: All in the Top-10
Through the years, many national top-10 hits have disappeared from the airwaves. They're here!

Bought by WEZU, WMNR, KSRQ, WUFT, WEZU and more


  • Added: Mar 28, 2019
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Do you realize how many songs have different species of animals in the title? Lots and lots - a whole show's worth!

Bought by WUFT, 'The Sea', KMUD, WEZU, and Royalton Community Radio


  • Added: Aug 09, 2015
  • Length: 01:56:33
  • Purchases: 5
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Defectors: Artists who leave musical groups to go solo. That phenomenon is as old as recording itself.

Bought by KSRQ and WEZU


  • Added: Feb 08, 2017
  • Length: 01:55:02
  • Purchases: 2
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Country crossover made some huge hits in the '50s, '60s and '70s. Glen Campbell's musical legacy is powerful.

Bought by KSRQ and WEZU


  • Added: Aug 10, 2017
  • Length: 01:55:31
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Hey Mr - Dr - Count - Miss - King
Many recording artists record with a title before their names. These are some.

Bought by WEZU


  • Added: Nov 30, 2017
  • Length: 01:56:50
  • Purchases: 1