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Cool Tunes is a radio show in a magazine format Saturday nights at 10pm ET on WAPS, “The Summit,” in Akron, Ohio. I play new music, reissues, and preview shows coming to town each week. Musically it is among the widest-ranging 2 hours in the country: modern rock, punk, electronica, jazz, reggae and ska, roots rock, Americana, blues, world, funk, hip hop, avant garde, etc. – if it’s cool I play it. Our audio streaming is better than ever. Check us out from anywhere in the world.

Cool Tunes 9/14/02

Spoon “Stay Don’t Go” Kill the Moonlight, Merge;
John Vanderslice “Amitripyline” Life and Death of An American Fourtracker, Barsuk;
Toad the Wet Sprocket “Fall Down” Dulcinea, Columbia;
Doug Martsch “Instrumental” Now You Know, Warner Brothers;
The Vines “Sunshinin” Highly Evolved, Capitol;
Midtown “Like a Movie” Living Well Is the Best Revenge, Drive-Thru/MCA;
Bouncing Souls “Bryan’s Lament” Split Series Vol. 4, BYO;
Taking Back Sunday “Cute Without the E” Plea For Peace Vol. 2, Sub City;
The Used “Bulimic” The Used, Reprise;
Eyes Adrift “Alaska” Eyes Adrift, SpinArt;
Steve Earle “What’s a Simple Man to Do?” Jerusalem, E2/Artemis;
The Mishaps “Jenny” Get Away Volume, Scissor Press;
The High Fidelity “Lazy B” Demonstration, Freedom In Exile;
Super Furry Animals “Rings Around the World” Beggars Group Sampler, Beggars Banquet;
His and Her Vanities “Alfonzo” His and Her Vanities, Science of Sound;
Coldplay “A Whisper” A Rush of Blood to the Head, Capitol;
Pere Ubu “Steve” St Arkansas, SpinArt;
Beck “Golden Age” Sea Change, DGC;
Iron and Wine “Lion’s Mane” The Creek Drank the Cradle, Sub Pop;
The Gourds “My Name Is Jorge” Cow Fish Fowl or Pig, Sugar Hill;
Michael Burks “You Can’t Judge a Book By..” Hey Bo Diddley: A Tribute, Evidence;
Funk Brothers “Tell Me it’s Just a Rumor Baby” A Cellarful of Motown, Motown;
DJ Shadow “Six Days” (remix) single, Island;
Frou Frou “Breathe In” (Watkins remix) Club Nation America Vol. 2, MOS/MCA;
Neon Heights “16 Again” Explorations In Chill, Paras;
Earth Trybe “Birth of An Island” Rhythm of the Earth, Neo Pacifica;
Santana “Jingo” The Essential Santana, Legacy/Columbia;
Kronos Quartet “El Sinaloense” (Bostich remix) single, Nonesuch;
Either Orchestra “Don’t Bother Me” Afro-Cubism, Accurate;
Les Hommes “In Spring” Les Hommes, ESLM;
Terry Gibbs “The Subtle Sermon” One More Time, Contemporary;

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Career media professional and serial entrepreneur Eric Olsen flung himself into the paranormal world in 2012, creating the America's Most Haunted brand and co-authoring the award-winning America's Most Haunted book, published by Berkley/Penguin in Sept, 2014. Olsen is co-host of the nationally syndicated broadcast and Internet radio talk show After Hours AM; his entertaining and informative America's Most Haunted website and social media outlets are must-reads: Twitter@amhaunted,, Pinterest America's Most Haunted. Olsen is also guitarist/singer for popular and wildly eclectic Cleveland cover band The Props.

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