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Question of the Day

Question of the Day: Science for the Soul

by Morning Show

Today we mark the birthdate of one of the greatest scientists of all time, Sir Isaac Newton (and our very own Corny O'Conell). Because science is what truly matters to them both, we ask you to suggest geeky science songs. Email us at or leave us a comment in the section below.

Here's today's playlist:

1. "Space Oddity" - Natalie Merchant

2. "Origin of the Species" - Chris Smither

3. "Galileo" - Indigo Girls

Question of Day: Hard Hatted?

by Morning Show

Not even a week into the New Year and the weather makes it feel like the Arctic (okay, maybe that's a bit of an exaggeration...), BUT it is very cold. So we hope you are wearing your hat, because in this weather, you should be. Today's Question of the Day: whats your favorite song about a hat? Email us at or post in the comment section below.

Here's today's playlist:

1. "You Can Leave Your Hat On" - Randy Newman

2. "Hat and Feet" - Fountains of Wayne

3. "Leopard-Skin Pill-Box Hat" - Beck

Question of the Day: Best Dressed Artist?

by Morning Show

Now that the holidays are officially over we can go back to wearing our jeans and sweatshirts, and can finally put the ugly Christmas sweaters away for a while. But it got us thinking, what artists do you think dress well? Send us in songs sung by artists you feel are the best dressed!

Here's today's Question of the Day playlist!


Question of the Day: Songs that Heal

by Morning Show

As we try to make sense of the tragedy that struck the town of Newtown, Connecticut on Friday, many of us turn to music for solace. In the Question of the Day we ask for the songs that have a healing power for you.

Here is today's playlist:

1) "Healing Hands" - Citizen Cope

2) "Climb On (A Back That's Strong)" - Shawn Colvin

3) "Bridge Over Troubled Water" - Simon and Garfunkel

4) "The Healer" - John Lee Hooker featuring Santana

Question of the Day: She and Him?

by Morning Show

Meg White who was one half of The White Stripes with Jack White, turns 38 today. Today's question of the day is who are your favorite male-female duos. Email us at or post a comment in the section below.

Here's today's playlist:

1. "Jackson" - Johnny and June Carter Cash

2. "Life is Large" - The Kennedys

3. "Ain't No Mountain High" - Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell

4. "Gentle Arms of Eden" - Dave Carter and Tracy Grammer

Question of the Day: What's Right?

by Morning Show

Dave Brubeck passed away yesterday, the day before his 92nd birthday. There will be a concert in Connecticut this evening celebrating his life. Brubeck has publicly stood up to racism in years when it was still prominent in society. So for that, we ask you guys to send us in song suggestions about justice and standing up for what is right. Email us at or post a comment below!

Here's today's playlist:

"Stand" - The Kennedys

"A Change is Gonna Come" - Otis Redding

"Get Up Stand Up" - Bob Marley

Question of the Day: Maybe its Maybelline?

by Morning Show

Happy 64th birthday, Ozzy Osbourne! That's right, today is Ozzy Osbourne's birthday, and we can only imagine how he's going to dress to celebrate. So with that in mind, today to we ask you for songs by men who wear mascara.

Here's today's playlist:

"Good Golly Miss Molly" - Little Richard

"Walk on the Wild Side" - Lou Reed

"It's All Over Now, Baby Blue" (The Rolling Thunder Revue) - Bob Dylan

"Close to Me" - The Cure

Question of the Day: Tis the Season to be...Sick

by Morning Show

Well, it's that's time of year again, and no, we're not referring to the Holidays. It's flu season. Have you gotten your flu shot yet, or do you cringe at the thought of a needle? The Centers for Disease Control reccomends the shot for just about everyone. So, send us your song suggestions about being sick. Leave a comment in the section below or email us at

Here's today's playlist

1. "Rockin Pnuemonia and the Boogie Woogie Flu" - Johnny Rivers

Question of the Day: Trees

by Morning Show

The Rockefeller Tree will be lit right before 9:00pm this evening. This year the tree is an 80-foot tall Norway Spruce from New Jersey that survived Sandy; over 30,000 LED lights will help spread the Christmas cheer this evening. So, today's question is about trees. Are you a tree lover? Or are you not even able to tell the difference between a maple and an oak? Post a comment below or send us an email at

Here's today's Question of the Day:

1. "Feed The Tree" - Belly

2. "Sugar Magnolia" - The Grateful Dead

Question of the Day: Songs About Shoppping

by Morning Show

Black Friday has come and gone, but there's still hope if you're looking for a deal. Today marks Cyber Monday, so for our Question of the Day we want to hear your songs about shopping. Do you love it? Hate it? Give us your opinion of shopping for today's Question of the Day, either by emailing us at or leaving a post below.

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