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“Jammin’ with Jamie” Theme: “Motivational Melodies (2019)”!

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Remember those New Year’s Resolutions you made? Or maybe the ones you made last year? Yeah, whatever happened to those?

Maybe you’re still chipping away at yours, in which case, congratulations! Or maybe you’ve fallen away from working towards your goal.

You longtime loyal Jammin’ with Jamie Jammers know this well, but for those of you who are new, here’s a little something about me: I’m pretty big on motivating you all to go for your dreams and do your best. And I work as hard and as often as I can to do the same in my own life.

But I know as well as anyone that it can be very difficult to get and stay motivated and to have confidence in yourself, your abilities, and that your efforts can and will pay off in some way. Sure, you can give yourself pep talks all you want, but you can start to wonder if you’re just being delusional.

But don’t despair! It’s all about taking one step at a time. And it’s much easier to take those steps if you’re feeling good. So, whether you’re trying to trick yourself into taking a chance or just wanting to laugh a little more as you confidently stride onward and upward, join us as we jam to a mix of…

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“Jammin’ with Jamie” Theme: “Sidesplitting Serenades (2019) (Part 1)”!

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It’s time for one of Jammin’ with Jamie’s grand and beloved traditions! … Beloved by me, anyway.

A certain divisive holiday is lurking just around the corner… Valentine’s Day. But whether you love it with all your heart or loathe it with every fiber of your being, you’ll love this week’s Jammin’ with Jamie, which is bursting with…

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“Jammin’ with Jamie” Theme: “Trick-or-Treat Tunes (2018)”!

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Put on your costumes, don your masks, and grab your trick-or-treat bags, because it’s time to head out with a pillowcase full of full-size…

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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: “Science Songs”!

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The end of the school year is fast approaching. For students and teachers, this means finals, grading, and lots and lots of brain work. But whether you’re going on summer break, going into the dreaded summer school, or haven’t set foot in a classroom in years, you need to stay sharp!

So, let’s head to our first class! First on our schedule…

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“Jammin’ with Jamie” Theme: “Sidesplitting Serenades (2018)”!

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It’s time for one of Jammin’ with Jamie’s grand and beloved traditions! … If I love it, it counts as “beloved,” okay?

A certain divisive holiday is barreling down the calendar towards us… Valentine’s Day. Some people love it, some people loathe it, but either way, you can’t escape it. Regardless of your feelings for this holiday about, uh, feelings… you’ll love this week’s Jammin’ with Jamie, which is chock full of…

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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: “Duped Ditties”!

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I just did a musical improv show at iO in Chicago as part of the group “Charge Me Up”! Check out our performance!

We have another show Monday, April 10, at 10:30 pm! Want to come? Get tickets here!

April Fools might be over, but we’re going to keep celebrating on Jammin’ with Jamie, and that’s no joke!

No kidding: it’s time to jam to a deck of…

No foolin’!

“Jammin’ with Jamie” Theme: “New-Fangled Follies”!

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We’re getting close to spring, and a new season brings all sorts of transitions to other new things. This is especially true for spring: the warm temperatures coming back, plants starting to grow again, birds coming back from migration and hatching their eggs, and more all give us a feeling of new beginnings and new life.

So this week, on an all-new Jammin’ with Jamie, we’re going to jam to…

NEW! NEW! NEW!

“Jammin’ with Jamie” Theme: “Love at First Listen Lyrics”!

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Next week is Valentine’s Day.

Now that you’ve returned from buying a gift in a panic, let’s move on to this week’s Jammin’ with Jamie theme!

Continuing a grand and beloved (by me, anyway) Jammin’ with Jamie tradition, we’ll be spending Valentine’s Day jammin’ to songs that’ll make us cry… because we’re laughing so hard!

In the first part of a two-part theme, we’ll be dodging Cupid’s arrows to the tune of…

It’s true love!