Programs on WFMU
for Michael Shelley's show
Last updated: May 15th at 2:51 PM
(Go here for upcoming fill-ins.)
Sonny Charles of The Checkmates LTD
Saturday, May 30th, 11am - 1pm
on Michael Shelley's show
Michael welcomes Sonny Charles for the story of how this Fort Wayne, Indiana, band became one of the hottest attractions on the Las Vegas strip. Along the way they crossed paths with the mob, Frank Sinatra, Muhammad Ali and Phil Spector, who produced their #13 hit "Black Pearl" (for which the received no money). Those sheltering in place might want to check out 1974's must see "The Black Connection," which the band stars in!
Head back to Michael Shelley's show here!All times listed are Jersey City time, EDT.
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