The Hear and Now

The Hear and Now: Winter fund drive special — A Toast to Those Who Departed in 2016, with co-host Bonnie Simmons (10 – 11 p.m.), December 15, 2016

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We pay tribute to several musicians and cultural icons who left the scene this past year, from Prince, David Bowie, Leonard Cohen, Dan Hicks, and Frank Sinatra Jr. to Muhammad Ali, Andy Newman, Keith Emerson, and Greg Lake. See the Bonnie Simmons Show playlist for more.


WINTER FUND DRIVE SPECIALA Toast to those who departed in 2016Co-host Bonnie Simmons 10-11 pm
Was (Not Was) with Frank Sinatra Jr.Wedding Vows in VegasWhat Up, Dog?Chrysalis
Eagles (Glenn Frey)I Can't Tell You WhyVery Best of the EaglesRhino
PrinceDiamonds and PearlsGreatest HitsWarner Bros.
Funkadelic (in tribute to record exec Bob Krasnow)One Nation Under a GrooveOne Nation Under a GrooveWarner Bros.
Earth, Wind & Fire (Maurice White)Shining StarThe Eternal DanceEpic
David BowieYoung AmericansLegacyColumbia Legacy
Dan HicksCanned MusicThe Most of Dan Hicks and His Hot LicksHip-O
Phil OchsA Toast to Those Who Are GoneA Toast to Those Who Are GoneRhino
Richard ThompsonA Brother Slips AwayDream AtticShout! Factory
Fairport Convention (Dave Swarbrick)Crazy Man MichaelLiege & LiefIsland
Cat Power (for Muhammad Ali)The GreatestThe GreatestMatador
Leonard CohenAnthemLive in LondonAnthem
Thunderclap Newman (Andy Newman)Something in the AirHollywood DreamPolydor
Emerson. Lake & Palmer (Keith Emerson AND Greg Lake)Lucky ManThe Best of Emerson, Lake & PalmerRhino
King Crimson (Greg Lake)Court of the Crimson KingIn the Court of the Crimson KingDGM

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