I like shows with a theme because I want some deeper meaning in addition to good music and a knowledgeable host. Or at least I’d like to think I’m a knowledgeable host anyhow. So, to that end, using my well known dorkiness in random facts and a little extra research online I am stumbled upon this random tidbit to craft this week’s show around:
April 26, 1803 an L6 class Meteorite shower rained down in in L’Aigle, France” providing the first scientific evidence supporting the extraterrestrial origin of meteorites. Well that and of the 26th a whole bunch of Napolean Bonapart stuff happened in France too, but that we’ll skip over that destruction and focus on the positive of some spacial stuff.
The MPH noise on Party934.com, 94.9 FM in the Hudson Valley show hits a few interesting French bands as a middle segment that I really am excited about featuring being it’s my ancestor homeland as well as some bands from Canada that are influenced by their Quebec roots AND a few songs with a sci-fi or space theme, or just seem to have some kind of “futuristic” element to them. Ok, so it IS a stretch compared to some of my themes but It was a damned good show in my mind “kong and kodos” style and despite MPH not being a “new music show” featured quite a bit of new stuff for the week incuding some that might sneak into a end-of-year top whatever.
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