Highlights & Hits

Excerpts of the best bits and scintillating segments from live broadcasts of the Sound Matters Radio show…

102: Highlights & Hits (4 YR)

January 02, 2021 Sound Matters 4 YEAR ANNIVERSARY “Highlights & Hits” show #102 features conversations about new themes and topic driven shows going into 2021, songs about new beginnings, and well-wishes from past show guests and listeners thanking us for doing the show throughout a very tough year. Guests include show producer, Spencer Jacobsen, Kevin…

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101: Highlights & Hits (Holiday #2)

December 19, 2020 Episode #101 is the second holiday-themed show featuring conversation and commentary about changes coming in 2021, the sounds of the season, as well as Tom and Spencer’s select holiday tracks from a cross-section of artists. Show #101 concludes with Tom’s signature Sound Matter Moment… > New show features/segments coming up in 2021…

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092: Highlights & Hits (Finding New Music & Guilty Pleasure Artists)

Sound Matters “Highlights & Hits” show #090 live-streamed on the show’s Facebook Group talking creativity and positivity despite the Corona Virus pandemic…

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090: Highlights & Hits (Creativity & Corona)

Sound Matters “Highlights & Hits” show #090 live-streamed on the show’s Facebook Group talking creativity and positivity despite the Corona Virus pandemic…

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087: Highlights & Hits (3 YR)

Sound Matters 3 YEAR ANNIVERSARY episode. “Highlights & Hits” show #087 features: Joe Dredge & Riley O’Neil from 1440 WROK, Master Plan, Double T from 96.7, Mitch from Suite O’ and many more…

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077: Highlights & Hits (Motley Movie)

March 23, 2019 Sound Matters “Highlights & Hits” episode #077 features a literal “motley crew” of characters in the WROK studio in Rockford, IL discussing the Motley Crue biopic The Dirt recently released on Netflix. Tom and Terry “Double T” Turen and Kevin McCarthy (from 96.7 The Eagle), Mark “Gobble” Jacobson, Mitch Brechon, Chris White, and J-Ro…

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072: Highlights & Hits (2 YR)

Sound Matters 2 YEAR ANNIVERSARY episode. “Highlights & Hits” show #072 features: Joe Dredge from 1440 WROK, Kevin McCarthy from Rockford’s Local Music Scene and 96.7

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067: Highlights & Hits

October 06, 2018 Sound Matters live in-studio “Highlights & Hits” featured on episode #067:  02:18-04:00 – Shout out to Christian Leu on his new job in television production, in addition to working in radio… 07:31-20:05 – Jro Rostamo (from Suite Oblivion, Drama Queen, & Mob Zero), and Allen Smith from Letsinger… 20:17-37:32 – Drama Queen (Matt, Rob, Tee,…

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066: Highlights & Hits

Sound Matters “Highlights & Hits” featured on episode #066: Tom and Christian discuss the current “diss track” feud, and marketing implications between up and coming rapper MGK

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063: Highlights & Hits

Sound Matters “Highlights & Hits” featured on episode #063: Tom and Christian discuss the headline news regarding pop star’s Demi Lovato’s recent addiction relapse and hospitalization

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061: Highlights & Hits

July 07, 2018 Sound Matters “Highlights & Hits” episode #061 features the debut of the show’s engineer, producer, and co-host, Christian Leu’s new weekly segment… this one about the particulars of the popular World Cup series. Tom talks to professional speaker, Jeanne Robertson again about her comedy competition. And returning to Sound Matters is Suite…

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055: Highlights & Hits

Sound Matters “Highlights & Hits” episode #055 features a triple-header of guests with Tom returning live in the WROK studios in Rockford, IL. First up is Tom’s interview with

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