I’m still engaged in the “Battle of the Hard Drives,” working to extract my years’ worth of music and videos from hard drives I’d used to back up my computer before my most recent backup failed… which, of course, was while my computer was getting repaired.
But anyway, I decided to pull whatever I could find online and patch and stitch together a brand new prerecorded show this week because… tomorrow, June 26, is my birthday!
So, as a little “birthday present to myself,” this week’s theme is…
Well gang, it looks like we’ve got another jam session on our hands! This kid did some meddling, and discovered that September 13, 2019 marked fifty years since the debut of a certain gang of “meddling kids” and their dog.
Jeepers! We can’t let this go by without celebrating! So with Halloween coming up, I figured I’d ask for some requests from friends and fans related to this mystery-solving team and sprinkle them throughout the spooky season. But jinkies, did you all deliver! Between all of your requests, my own personal favorites, and songs you’re pretty much obligated to play during a tribute like this, I had enough evidence to make this case open and shut: it had to be a jam session all its own. It’s no mystery that the love for these characters is just as strong as it’s always been––– in fact, clues point to it probably being even stronger!
Zoinks!Speaking of clues, if you’ve been paying attention to the clues I’ve left so far, then you’ve most likely already cracked the case of this week’s Jammin’ with Jamie theme.
But, for dramatic effect and for tradition’s sake––– and because it’s just so gosh-darn fun––– let’s theatrically unmask it!
“Let’s see what this week’s Jammin’ with Jamie theme really is!”
This week, we’re going to begin our descent into the dark side. The leaves are changing colors and falling to the ground. There’s a slight chill in the air. You see a shadow for a split second from just around the corner. Or did you? Better keep your holy water, crucifixes, and silver weapons of choice handy, fellow Jammers, and stay with us as we hold out until sunrise…
… But in the meantime, we can always listen to some macabre music to lift our spirits––– pun always intended––– with a set of…