social icons WMMM twitter facebook instagram facebook twitter instagram
Marshall Pierce
Dig out that tye-dye for The Grateful Dead Hour, Sundays at 10pm.

World's Worst iPod

It's back! Every Wednesday at 7:15, we play songs from the horrible iPod Kitty found while dumpster diving.
Want more? Click on the archives in the lower right hand corner of the page.

World's Worst iPod: Those Were The Days

This song was originally a Russian romance song called "Dorogoi dlinnoyu".  It became popular in 1968 when Mary Hopkin recorded it.  It went all the way to number 2 on the charts!  It may be corny, but Paul McCartney really liked it because he was the producer of the song.  It was recorded on the Beatles' Apple Records label.  McCartney even had Hopkin record it in four other languages. 

Tags :  
Topics : Entertainment_Culture
Social :
People : Mary HopkinPaul McCartney

02/28/2013 7:37AM
World's Worst iPod: Those Were The Days
Please Enter Your Comments Below
02/28/2013 7:57AM
Those were the days of Scott Walker and the real people of wealth
Those were the day when Scott Walker ruined the beautiful State of Wisconsin. No rights for workers, then making them into scape goats. Causing serious dark and depressive work environments Destroying the natural environment Selling State owned power plants and land to the highest bidder Creating meaningless policies that do not help Wisconsin citizens and passing bills that should how ignorant Wisconsinites are. "Here's a couple of buck off your taxes" In return we will charge you double for all other services. Wasting time by creating stupid tax holidays Fining State Employee's $50.00 for every time they get smoking. The song will help us remember the days of a beautiful, happy, robust State for that's owned and for everyone living in it. Sorry, I know this sounds bad, sad and yes mad. It's a depressing song when you think of Wisconsin then, now and it's future.
Title :
Comment :
Listen Live (WMMM)
Playlist (WMMM)
2 Minute Promise
"We've got Tonight" Kenny Rogers and Sheena Easton World's Worst iPod
Just four years after Bob Seger made it to #13 with the song "We've Got Tonight," Kenny Rogers gave it new life in a duet with Scottish singer Sheena Easton. Their version got up to #18 on the pop chart and was a number 3 country hit. There was...
Read More
Dave Grohl Will Appear On The Muppets!!
Dave Grohl will be lending his talent to A-B-C's "The Muppets." He will be starring in a December episode which features the revival of the Great Gonzo, Gonzo's high-flying, daredevil alter ego. Grohl appeared in the 2011 feature film as Animool.
A Poor Mole Was Trapped Between Two Paving Stones
A mole in the Netherlands found himself in a tight situation after trying to dig out of the ground through paving stones and then becoming stuck at the waist. The struggle was captured on camera and shared on YouTube and Reddit. According to the poster,...
Read More
What??!!! Zebras Escape from Circus and Run Through Streets of Philadelphia!!
A pair of zebras was running rampant through the streets of Philadelphia on Sunday after escaping from a circus. The animals somehow got loose from the UniverSoul Circus and prompted a police chase. The animals were eventually corralled with no injuries...
Read More
Emu Causes Lockdown!!
Can you believe this? A runaway emu in Delaware caused two schools to go on lockdown. The giant bird was spotted running around on a school's playground while being chased by police. The emu has been on the loose in Townsend, Delaware, for months,...
Read More
Poor Doggie!! A Puppy Captured on Camera with Miracle Whip Stuck on Head
A Minnesota puppy has gone viral after her family captured footage of the pooch with a Miracle Whip jar stuck on her head. The video shows the family helping Wolfie after her head became lodged up to her neck in the jar. Thanks to a team effort, the...
Read More
Happy Birthday Neil Young! 5 things you probably didn't know about him
Happy 70th birthday to my favorite self-proclaimed "rich hippie," Neil Young. I remember when I was a kid, I hated Neil's voice. I didn't even particularly care for his songs on CSNY albums, but the guy grew on me, and he's now one of my...
Read More
Cows Are Dangerous??!!
Well, in the UK they are! Cows have been named Britain's most dangerous animal. In a report released by the country's Health and Safety Executive for Agriculture, officials found that cattle were to blame for 74 human fatalities during the past...
Read More
Recent Blog Posts