Category Archives: Riders in the Sky

“Jammin’ with Jamie” Theme: “Spooky Supernatural Songs (2018)”!

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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…

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“Jammin’ with Jamie” Theme: “Back to School Songs (2018)”!

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It’s about time for many of us to go back to school! Recently, we’ve been jammin’ to songs about different academic subjects to keep ourselves sharp. Now it’s time to put all that knowledge and critical thinking to use with a locker full of…

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“Jammin’ with Jamie” Theme: “Lexicon Lyrics”!

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It’s summertime, but that’s no excuse not to keep our minds sharp! Next on our schedule is English! Or, if you prefer, language arts!

So pull out your dictionaries and thesauruses and prepare your best flowery language for a long list of…

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“Jammin’ with Jamie” Theme: “Summer Songs (2018)”!

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We’re in the midst of the hottest days of the year! Let’s heat things up on Jammin’ with Jamie with a sizzling serving of…

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“Jammin’ with Jamie” Theme: “Mathematical Melodies”!

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We’ve got to keep studying, so it’s time to head to our next class! Next on our schedule…

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“Jammin’ with Jamie” Theme: “Environmental Verses”!

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Can you feel it in the air? It’s time for another holiday! April 22 is Earth Day!

So bring your listening device of choice outside as we jam to an ecosystem teeming with…

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“Jammin’ with Jamie” Theme: “Tax Tunes (2018)”!

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I’m sure some of you who will be jammin’ with us are up this early because you’re rushing to finish your taxes. Well, as you understandably try to avoid freaking out about finances, here’s some good news: you can always jam with us for free!

So let’s dive Scrooge McDuck-style into a jam session that’s rich with…

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“Jammin’ with Jamie” Theme: “Comeback Choruses”!

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It’s true! After a sudden and longer-than-anticipated hiatus, “I’m ba-ack!” Jammin’ with Jamie is returning to 89.3 WNUR FM on Satuday, February 3!

Without any further ado, let’s dive right into our first theme since our break! I can’t think of a much better way to celebrate a comeback with a cavalcade of…

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“Jammin’ with Jamie” Theme: “Sizzling Summer Songs”!

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In one of our many grand Jammin’ with Jamie traditions, break out your sunscreen, sunglasses, and short sleeves, because now that the heat and humidity are up, we’re going to again salute this sunny season with some…

Let’s heat things up!

“Jammin’ with Jamie” Theme: “Job Jams”!

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We’re celebrating the 4th of July on Jammin’ with Jamie, though in a different way than you might expect.

Since we jammed to politically-adjacent pieces recently, we’re going tackle this jam session from a different angle. We’re going to turn our focus to a subject that gets a lot of political attention from every side of the proverbial aisle.

So spruce up your resume and brush up on your interview skills, because we’re going to be jammin’ to some…

You’re hired!