PART ONE — “HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS: CELEBRITY MEMORIES & MUSIC”
OVER THIRTY MINUTES OF ADDITIONAL AUDIO HAS BEEN ADDED TO THE ONLINE VERSION OF THIS TWO PART RADIO SPECIAL WHICH ORIGINALLY AIRED ON FRIDAY, DECEMBER 20 WITH REPEATED BROADCASTS ON CHRISTMAS EVE AND CHRISTMAS DAY.
** BONUS AUDIO ON “PART ONE” INCLUDES A SEGMENT WITH R&B LEGEND PEABO BRYSON AND EXTENDED SEGMENTS WITH JIM PETERIK AND GARY U.S. BONDS.
PART ONE: HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS: CELEBRITY MEMORIES & MUSIC
This is a freshly minted TWO PART EDITION of the annual “MIDWEST BEAT with Tom Lounges” holiday special hosted featuring holiday memories and holiday songs from celebrity friends like EDGAR WINTER, JIM PETERIK, GARY U.S. BONDS, ROGER EARL & CRAIG MacGREGOR of FOGHAT, FRANK D’ANGLEO, and national teen pop sensation and Top 20 hit-maker, COURTNEY RAU.
Each guest shares personal holiday stories or memories and at least one special holiday tune is featured.
*** AFTER THIS… LISTEN TO “PART TWO” with memories and music from such celebrities as CHARLIE DANIELS, RICHARD STERBAN of THE OAK RIDGE BOYS, RICKY PHILLIPS & HANNAH SHAW of the group STYX and GUNNAR NELSON (of NELSON and also rock pioneer Rick Nelson’s son). BONUS AUDIO on “PART TWO” features a special segment with CARL GIAMMARESE of THE BUCKINGHAMS and an extra song from Charlie Daniels.