Posted on November 28, 2008 by finaltaxi
Day number twenty-eight of National Podcast month finds songwriter Alan Gordon, who, with Gary Bonner, wrote “Happy Together,” a #1 hit for The Turtles in 1967 has taken his Final Taxi.
Listen to the Podcast: http://memberdata.wildvoice.com/RonNasty/media/Final_Taxi_Day28_alan_gordon.mp3
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Posted on November 3, 2008 by finaltaxi
Posted on November 1, 2008 by finaltaxi
Download: Podcast for Ray Ellis
The Final Taxi will be part of National Podcast Post Month. I will be podcasting EVERYDAY in November. Look for 30 podcasts for the Final Taxi- see if I can make it.
Today’s Taxi rider is Ray Ellis. An arranger and composer, Ellis, worked on such classics as “Chances Are” by Johnny Mathis, “Splish Splash” by Bobby Darin and “Standing on the Corner” by the Four Lads, Brook Benton “There Goes My Baby”, Ben E. King “Spanish Harlem” and Etta James “C.C. Rider”.
He also did music for the Spiderman cartoons.
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Posted on March 21, 2008 by finaltaxi
Listen to Direct Download of MP3- click here.
Ola Brunkert was a former drummer for 1970s Swedish pop group ABBA. The group has not performed together since 1982, but continues to sell 3 million records a year.
Ivan Dixon was an African American actor and television director, best known for his series role in the 1960s sitcom Hogan’s Heroes.
Gary Gygax was an American writer and game designer, best known for co-creating the pioneering role-playing game Dungeons & Dragons.
All have taken their Final Taxi in the past weeks.
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Posted on October 30, 2007 by finaltaxi
Halloween Horror Stories #5- Download MP3
Listen to the story of the Croglin Grange Vampire.
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