Exciting news: you may have heard that the full WKRP in Cincinnati DVD set is being released, which is cool, but the really cool news is that will come will all the original music restored.
Many of us may not recall – or even realize – that when the show came out in 1978, it played original music from some of the best acts of the 60’s and 70’s, but after the show was cancelled in 1982, the music rights expired, and the most godawful substitution music was created for the show’s syndicated run.
More than 100 tracks can be heard from all genres – everyone from The Knack to the Carpenters to the GoGos to CCR. Here’s a more or less complete list of acts from the soundtrack:
The DVD set is planned for release on October 28.
– Maureen Holloway –
WKRP Featuring Pink Floyd:
Your daily dose of Mo with the Last Word – 09/17/14