Rock ‘N Roll Roots

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


Smokey Robinson and the Miracles-Shop Around
The Beatles-You’ve Really Got a Hold on Me
Bachman, Turner, Overdrive-Blue Collar
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young-Carry On
Orleans-Dance with Me
Boyce & Hart-I Wonder What She’s Doing Tonight
Nilsson-Jump into the Fire
Jimi Hendrix-Fire
The Who-Substitute
Todd Rundgren-Couldn’t I just Tell You
Marvin Gaye-I’ll Be Doggone
Mamas and the Papas-My Girl


John Lennon-Instant Karma
John Lennon-Oh Yoko
Spirit-Nature’s Way
Firefall-Strange Way
The Guess Who-Undun
Donovan-There is a Mountain
Smokey Robinson and the Miracles-The Tracks of My Tears
J. Geils Band-First I look at the Purse
Steely Dan-My Old School
Electric Light Orchestra-Tightrope
Smokey Robinson and the Miracles-Going to a Go-Go
Marvin Gaye-Ain’t That Peculiar


Aerosmith-Same Old Song and Dance
The Rolling Stones-Get Off Of My Cloud
AC/DC-It’s a Long Way to the Top
Ozark Mountain Daredevils-If You Wanna Get to Heaven
Easybeats-Friday on My Mind
Smokey Robinson and the Miracles-I Second that Emotion
Rare Earth-Get Ready
Sweet-Ballroom Blitz
Chicago-Dialogue (Parts I & II)
Styx-Light Up
The Moody Blues-Question
Smokey Robinson and the Miracles-The Tears of a Clown

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