Hot tracks for cool days

first_imgIs there a better cure for the cooped-up winter blahs than great music? Walter asked four local DJs for their top picks.Carson Blackley Recent N.C. State graduate Carson Blackley is a radio host and producer for Raleigh’s new country radio station, B93.9 FM.1. Give Me Back My Hometown – Eric Church2. Indian Outlaw – Tim McGraw3. Follow Your Arrow – Kacey Musgraves4. Muckalee Creek Water – Luke Bryan 5. I Hold On – Dierks Bentley6. Cowboy Take Me Away – Dixie Chicks7. The Night they Drove Old Dixie Down – The Band8. Whiskey’s Gone – Zac Brown Band9. Carolina – Eric Church10. Wild at Heart – Gloriana11. Harper Valley PTA – Jeannie C. Riley12. In Color – Jamey Johnson13. Dancin’ Away with My Heart – Lady Antebellum14. Something Like That – Tim McGraw 15. Kerosene – Miranda LambertSPCLGSTSPCLGST, aka Joe Giampino, was voted 2013’s Best Club DJ by the readers of Indy Weekly. He plays all kinds of clubs and private parties.1. Goodbye Horses – Q Lazzarus2. Love Will Tear Us Apart – Joy Division3. Don’t Change – INXS4. A Forest – THE CURE 5. The World (Is Going Up in Flames) – Charles Bradley6. Funkier Than a Mosquito’s Tweeter – Nina Simone7. Perfect Life – Belong8. Paper Romance – Groove Amanda 9. Midnight in a Perfect World – DJ Shadow10. Glory Box – Portishead11. Da Mystery of Chessboxin’ – Wu-Tang Clan12. I Love You (Remix) – Mary J. Blige, featuring Smif n Wessun13. Player’s Ball – OutKast14. Shabba – A$AP Ferg15. Zip & A Double Cup – Juicy J Joe BunnJoe Bunn is known for keeping the dance floors full at Raleigh weddings and dance parties.1. Timber – Pitbull, featuring Ke$ha2. Dark Horse – Katy Perry, featuring Juicy J3. Stay the Night – Zedd, featuring Hayley Williams4. Team – Lorde5. Show Me – Kid Ink, featuring Chris Brown6. Story of My Life – One Direction7. Gas Pedal – Sage the Gemini, featuring IamSu8. Wake Me Up – Avicii9. Hold On, We’re Coming Home – Drake, featuring Majid Jordan10. Can’t Hold Us – Macklemore & Ryan Lewis11. Don’t Drop That Thun Thun – Finatticz12. Treasure – Bruno Mars13. Do What U Want – Lady Gaga, featuring R. Kelly14. Thinking About You – Calvin Harris, featuring Ayah Marar15. Take Back the Night – Justin TimberlakeJim Davis WNCU’s.025 90.7 jazz announcer Jim Davis hosts 8 Track Flashback every Saturday. He begins in the late ’60s, and works backwards over four hours into the ’40s.1960s1. Ain’t Nothing but a House Party –Showstoppers2. 634-5789 – Wilson Picket3. Reputation – Little Anthony & Imperials4. People Get Ready – Impressions5. Oh My Angel – Bertha TillmanClassic 1950s6. Back in the USA – Chuck Berry7. Whole Lotta Shakin’ Going On –Jerry Lee Lewis8. That Dood It – James Brown9. I Love You So – Chantels10. Most of All – MoonglowsEarly 50s, 1940s11. Money – Honey-Drifters12. I’m Gonna Play the Honky Tonks –Marie Adams13. Safronia B – Calvin Bose14. Baby Get Lost – Dinah Washington15. Who Threw the Whiskey in the Well – Wynonie Harris, with Lucky Millinderlast_img