• GABC at Relay for Life Kutztown - 5/29/15

    GABC at Relay for Life Kutztown – 5/29/15

    adams and ass logoJoin WEEU’s Matt Gorney and Kurstin Schwoyer as they broadcast Good Afternoon Berks Country live on Friday, May 29th from 3 to 5 pm from the Kutztown Relay for Life Event, brought to you by Adams and Associates! Plus, Dr. Eric Angstadt will be on hand for a special afternoon edition of Tooth Talk!

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    Berks Country Fest

    Tickets are on sale right now for Berks Country Fest!
    Click here to get your tickets!

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    Straight Talk – May 27, 2015

    Click here for this week’s Straight Talk with Nick Lawrence

    You Can Have Great Sex, by healer, speaker, coach and author, Dr. Dennis Perman D.C., is a welcome and comprehensive guide to “wellness”, both physically, mentally and emotionally. Listen as Dr.Perman discusses the three types of love styles and, the nine types of lovers. Do you think with your head, your heart, or your body? You’ll discover the answer, in this great interview and book. You’ll learn the difference between being in good health and true wellness, and how “The Relation Equation” will help lead you to a more fulfilling relationship with those whom you love.

    Link: www.drdennisperman.com

    GABC 30 Greatest One Hit Wonders

    We spent two shows counting down the 30 Greatest One Hit Wonders on Good Afternoon Berks Country. This was the number one song:

    Here is the entire chart:

    rank song artist year
    1 Come On Eileen Dexys Midnight Runners 1983
    2 I’m Too Sexy Right Said Fred 1992
    3 Mickey Toni Basil 1982
    4 Groove Is in the Heart Deee-Lite 1990
    5 99 Luftballons Nena 1984
    6 Tainted Love Soft Cell 1982
    7 Kung Fu Fighting Carl Douglas 1974
    8 Who Let the Dogs Out Baha Men 2000
    9 Nothing Compares 2 U Sinéad O’Connor 1990
    10 Play That Funky Music Wild Cherry 1976
    11 Pop Muzik M 1979
    12 Afternoon Delight Starland Vocal Band 1976
    13 Don’t Worry Be Happy! Bobby McFerrin 1988
    14 Macarena Los del Río 1996
    15 Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye Steam 1969
    16 Lovin’ You Minnie Riperton 1974
    17 Ice Ice Baby Vanilla Ice 1990
    18 Take On Me a-ha 1985
    19 You Light Up My Life Debby Boone 1977
    20 The Hustle Van McCoy 1975
    21 Rapper’s Delight Sugarhill Gang 1979
    22 Funkytown Lipps Inc. 1980
    23 Whip It Devo 1980
    24 Seasons in the Sun Terry Jacks 1974
    25 Tubthumping Chumbawamba 1997
    26 Got to Be Real Cheryl Lynn 1978
    27 Hot Child in the City Nick Gilder 1978
    28 How Do You Talk to an Angel The Heights 1992
    29 Harper Valley P.T.A. Jeannie C. Riley 1968
    30 Turn the Beat Around Vicki Sue Robinson 1976

    Devon Merritt Going to JMU

    WEEU’s Paul Roberts confirmed that Berks Catholic basketball star Devon Merritt has committed to James Madison University.  The 6’2 junior has scored 1,185 points.  Merritt was named second team All-State in Class AAA after leading the Saints to a record of 26-6 and the state semifinals.

    Merritt was selected as the Berks County Player of the Year.  She led the county in scoring at 17 ppg while also averaging 8 rebounds and 3 blocks.  She has been a three-year starter for Bob Birmingham’s Saints.  Merritt is also an All-State volleyball player.

    James Madison finished 29-4 this season.  The Dukes won the Colonial Athletic Association tournament championship.

    Pet of the week- Hopscotch

    Our pet of the week today is Hopscotch!  Hopscotch is a 2 year old, spayed female domestic short hair cat. She is an outgoing girl who would do well in most homes, although the staff believes she would do best in a home without children or other cats.  Help us find this sweet girl a forever home. More information can be found at http://berkshumane.org/adoption/cats/ Our pet of the week segment is brought to you by Godfrey’s Welcome to Dogdom!

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    Recipe- Watermelon Lime Slushie

    Our recipe of the week today is a watermelon key lime slushie!  A perfect recipe for this warm weather, click the link below to check it out.  http://cincyshopper.com/watermelon-lime-slushie/

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    Mountain Folk Radio and Web Show


    Click here for the Mountain Folk Show 5-24-15

    Join East Side Dave for a weekly one-hour trip up the trail to “the mountain” to enjoy an assortment of bluegrass, Celtic, old-time, outdoor-themed and acoustic Appalachian & Alpine mountain music. Seasonal outdoor activities are discussed as is the rich heritage of folk music here in the USA and around the world. If you enjoy the lifestyle and culture of the mountains, you’ll love the Mountain Folk show.

    Second Breakfast – Episode 2

    SeconBreakfast2On the second episode of Second Breakfast, an extra helping of The WEEU Morning Show, Mike & Paul discuss Late Night TV, welcome in their intern for a lip sync battle and introduce you to the latest in Star Wars fashion.

     

    Stephanie Grace on GABC

    Stephanie GraceStephanie Grace performed in the WEEU Sound Room on Good Afternoon Berks Country recently. You can listen to the entire interview and performance by clicking here. Stephanie will also be performing at Berks Country Fest on Friday, June 9th at Judy’s on Cherry!

    GABC at the Banjo Ball – 6/15/15

    peanutbarCome out to the Peanut Bar as Matt Gorney and Kurstin Schwoyer broadcast Good Afternoon Berks Country live from 3 to 5 pm to kick off Berks Country Fest! They’ll be previewing the festival and discussing the Banjo Ball, where there will be an attempt to set the record for the most banjo players in the Peanut Bar at one time!