Listener Supported Public Media from Fordham University

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Tunein
  • YouTube
  • Flickr
  • RSS

WFUV Blog

Question of the Day: Favorite New Dance Party Tune

by Morning Show
A A

What is your favorite new dance party tune? It could be a new song, or just a new song to you! Leave your suggestions in the comment section below, or email us at Morning@WFUV.org.

What we played:

Mayer Hawthorne "The Walk"
The Black Keys "Lonely Boy"
Ryan Shaw "Do the 45"
Fitz and the Tantrums "Out of My League"

Share

Tags

Comments

Comment Policy

Question of the Day: New York, New York

by Morning Show
A A

The New Yorker made its debut on this date in 1925. So in the Question of the Day we're asking for your favorite songs about New York. Leave your suggestsions in the comments below.

1. Ryan Adams, "New York, New York"

2. Aretha Franklin, "Spanish Harlem"

3. Rolling Stones, "Shattered"

4. Milton, "In the City"

 

Share

Tags

Comments

Comment Policy

Question of the Day: Songs About Lying

by Morning Show
A A

For today's Question of the Day we're wondering – have you been lied to recently? Or perhaps you were the one being dishonest? Lying happens a lot, especially in song. So we're asking for your favorite songs about lying, liars, and lies. Leave your suggestion in the comments below.

What we played:

"It's A Wonderful Lie" - Paul Westerberg

"Your Lies" - Shelby Lynne

"All Men Are Liars" - Nick Lowe

"Would I Lie To You?" - Eurythmics

Share

Tags

Comments

Comment Policy

Question of the Day: Put Those Records On!

by Morning Show
A A

History lesson! Today marks the 135th anniversary of Thomas Edison's patent on the phonograph. Thanks for that, Mr. Edison, and for providing the basis for the phonograph's more sophisticated brother: the record player! We owe you all of our sweet, vinyl memories of years past. To celebrate, we're playing songs about records. Got a favorite? Leave it in the comments below!

Want to know what we played? Here's the list:

1. "Record Lady" - Lyle Lovett

2. "Having a Party" - Sam Cooke

3. "Put Your Records On" - Corinne Bailey Rae

4. "Vinyl Records" - Todd Snider

Share

Comments

Comment Policy

Question of the Day: How's Your Love Life?

by Morning Show
A A

'FUV is wishing you a Happy Valentine's Day this morning. How is your love life? Answer it in song. Express the state of your love life musically- happy, sad, non-existent- by sending us your songs.

1. Flight of the Conchords, "Business Time"

2. Warren Zevon, "Splendid Isolation"

3. Amy Winehouse, "Love Is A Losing Game"

4. Nat King Cole, "Our Love Is Here To Stay"

 

Share

Tags

Comments

Comment Policy

Question of the Day: Ashes To Ashes

by Morning Show
A A

You may see people walking around today with ashes on their foreheads. Catholics are celebrating Ash Wednesday. We'll take that as our inspiration for the Question of the Day. Send us your songs that touch on the notion of ashes to ashes. Comment below or email at morning@wfuv.org

What we played:

"Ashes To Ashes", Steve Earle

"Throwing Stones", The Grateful Dead

"Ashes Everywhere", Joseph Arthur

"Ashes To Ashes", David Bowie

Share

Tags

Comments

Comment Policy

Question of the Day: Who Let the Dogs Out?

by Morning Show
A A

The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show is in town, and Best in Show will be announced later this evening. We want to celebrate its final day with your best dog songs. Got a favorite? Let us know in the comments below.

Want to know what we played? Here's the list:

1. "The Dog Song" - Nellie McKay

2. "Old King" - Neil Young

3. "Pepe Hush" - Leo Kottke with Margo Timmins

4. "Gonna Buy Me a Dog" - The Monkees

Share

Comments

Comment Policy

Question of the Day: Monopoly!

by Morning Show
A A

Voters decided that the cat will be the new Monopoly token- what do you think? If you're a cat lover, send us songs about cats, if you'd have picked something different- send us your choice! 

1. "Felix The Cat" Theme

2. Stray Cats, "Stray Cat Strut"

3. Squeeze, "Cool for Cats"

4. Al Stewart, "Year of the Cat"

5. The Beatles, "While My Guitar Gently Weeps"

Share

Tags

Comments

Comment Policy

Question of the Day: Bob Marley

by Morning Show
A A

Bob Marley has touched many lives through his music, his words, and his spirituality.  Every year people across the world celebrate his birthday in ways big and small.  Last year, an excellent documentary titled Marley was released, whose soundtrack is up for a Grammy.  Bob Marley would have been 68 years old today.  What is your favorite Bob Marley song and why?  Tell us at morning@wfuv.org or in the comments below, and don't forget to include your name and town you're from.

 

 

Share

Tags

Comments

Comment Policy

Question of the Day: Hit the Lights

by Morning Show
A A

Last night's Super Bowl power outage had everyone talking. So we thought we'd continue the conversation today, in typical FUV fashion, through song. Today's question is where were you when the lights when out? Send us a song about what you did in the dark.

Here's today's playlist:

1) "Darkness Darkness" - The Youngbloods

2) "Don't Be Afraid of the Dark" - The Robert Cray Band

3) "Sounds of Silence" - Simon and Garfunkel

4) "Beware of Darkness" - George Harrison

Share

Tags

Comments

Comment Policy