Join us this Memorial Day for a musical road trip that spans nearly 60 years. Beginning at 6 a.m., each hour highlights some of the best and most influential music of a particular decade, from the 1960s up to the present.
Each host from CPR's OpenAir has handpicked the featured songs for each 10-year span. Below, see the schedule and host for each decade and hour.
For a preview of Memorial Day Decades, check out some of the staff's favorite songs from each decade in the Spotify playlist below.
The on-air schedule:
|6 a.m.||1960s with Mike Flanagan|
|7 a.m.||1970s with Scott Carney|
|8 a.m.||1980s with Jeremy Petersen|
|9 a.m.||1990s with Alisha Sweeney|
|10 a.m.||2000s with Jessi Whitten|
|11 a.m.||2010s with Bruce Trujillo|
|noon||1960s with Mike Flanagan|
|1 p.m.||1970s with Scott Carney|
|2 p.m.||1980s with Jeremy Petersen|
|3 p.m.||1990s with Alisha Sweeney|
|4 p.m.||2000s with Jessi Whitten|
|5 p.m.||2010s with Bruce Trujillo|
|6 p.m.||1960s with Mike Flanagan|
|7 p.m.||1970s with Scott Carney|
|8 p.m.||1980s with Jeremy Petersen|
|9 p.m.||1990s with Alisha Sweeney|
|10 p.m.||2000s with Jessi Whitten|
|11 p.m.||2010s with Bruce Trujillo|