“Spring” Monotony Breaker

This week’s Monotony Breaker begins with some “fascinating photos”  —  most of which, I guarantee you have never seen  —  but yet, will find of interest  —  and of course continues w/ some other “entertaining bits.” Also, this week’s edition of “Oldies w/ the Old Guy” features a continuation of “Story Songs”  —  C thru […]

Mystery Artists Mini Monotony Breaker

Today’s “Oldies w/ the Old Guys” (Mystery Artists) has been uploaded to mixcloud  https://www.mixcloud.com/billdickerson/oldies-with-the-old-guy-03-07-17-mystery-artists/   and is available for your listening pleasure.   Trust me when I suggest that it is enlightening as to who was really singing and playing on a lot of those great hits of the 60’s and 70’s.  And don’t forget, […]

 Questionable Record Labels

Can you imagine??? A record label that failed to disclose who was actually singing on the record??? It happened — and all too often  —  and the result is a fascinating combination of great songs — but, unfortunately, the label never really told you who was singing??? Check it out Tuesday morning  on “Oldies with […]

Mardi Gras Monotony Breaker

Today is “Fat Tuesday” (that’s the English Translation for Mardi Gras)  —  and refers to the final day before the start of Lent which is celebrated around the world.  In the US, New Orleans hosts the largest celebration  —  so today’s “Oldies w/ the Old Guy” features this lovely city  —  and the music with […]

Tuesday Mini-Monotony Breaker

Tuesday Morning’s “Oldies w/ the Old Guy” show experienced some technical difficulties  —  but it was recorded and is available for your listening pleasure with a simple click. https://www.mixcloud.com/billdickerson/oldies-with-the-old-guy-02-21-17-love-1968-1984/ (it’s really good???) In the meantime  —  today’s Mini MB includes some amazing “map facts”  —  and a couple “cuties”.  Enjoy. . . 1.This map shows […]

Birthday Monotony Breaker

With a “big” birthday coming up in a few days, I thought that today’s Monotony Breaker should be “special”  —  and it is.  Dogs have long been known as “Man’s Best Friend”  —  but did you know they were so smart???  This is followed by some “simple truths”  —  and ends w/ some of the […]

Valentine’s Mini MB

For those who may have missed Tuesday’s edition of “Oldies w/ the Old Guy”  —  it features some great songs w/ “Love” in the title  —  but not the songs that you hear all the time.  Check it out at https://www.mixcloud.com/billdickerson/oldies-with-the-old-guy-02-14-17-love-1957-1967/   and let me know what you think. In the meantime, with the East Coast […]