Rock ‘N Roll Roots

Rock ‘N Roll Roots with host Bob Stroud airs every Sunday from 7am to 10am on The Drive. Roots is a Chicago institution with a 30 year history on the radio airwaves. Bob Stroud demonstrates his vast rock & roll knowledge and spreads his musical wings for our Sunday morning entertainment.

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Featuring the 60s and 70s

Root Salute to: Pete Townshend and Joe Cocker


The Who-The Acid Queen
Joe Cocker-With a Little Help From My Friends
Paul Simon-Kodachrome
Strawberry Alarm Clock-Incense and Peppermints
The Moody Blues-Voices in the Sky
The Who-Overture (It’s a Boy)
Joe Cocker-Feelin’ Alright
The Animals-Boom Boom
Van Morrison-Wild Night
Cat Stevens-Wild World
The Who-Going Mobile
Joe Cocker-She Came in Through the Bathroom Window


The Beatles-Ticket to Ride
The Beatles-Yes It Is
Supertramp-Take the Long Way Home
Blackfoot-Train Train
J. Geils Band-Lookin’ For a Love
Pete Townshend-Let’s See Action
Joe Cocker-The Letter
The Box Tops-Soul Deep
The Doors-Soul Kitchen
Pete Townshend-Pure and Easy
Joe Cocker-Cry Me a River


Todd Rundgren-I Saw the Light
George Harrison-If Not For You
The Rolling Stones-Wild Horses
Steve Miller Band-Livin’ in the U.S.A.
ZZ Top-Arrested for Driving While Blind
Pete Townshend & Ronnie Lane-My Baby Gives it Away
Joe Cocker-Delta Lady
Elton John-Harmony
Bob Dylan-Like a Rolling Stone

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