Glenn Richards

Glenn Richards is Operations Coordinator and local host for Morning Edition on WUFT-FM. His background includes 30+ years of radio in South Florida as an air personality, promotion director, and morning show producer (WSHE, WZTA, & WFLC). His previous education includes a Bachelor of Science in Communication from the University of Miami where he was also general manager of WVUM-FM. Upon his arrival in Gainesville in 2006 to pursue a telecommunication master’s degree at the University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications, he worked as an air personality at WRUF-FM (both Rock104 and Country 103.7 The Gator). One of Glenn’s passions is local music. Since 1990, he has produced and hosted local music programs in both South Florida and Gainesville, playing demos and independent releases from unsigned artists, many of whom went on to national prominence including: Marilyn Manson, Sister Hazel, For Squirrels, Matchbox 20, Saigon Kick, Mary Karlzen, Nil Lara, Hundred Waters, and more.

Playlist for Saturday, April 11, 2015

Home One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern artist / album / selection / label Sam Cooke / The Best of Sam Cooke / (What A) Wonderful World / RCA / Legacy Mac Davis / 70s Music Explosion – Fire / Baby Don’t Get Hooked on Me / Time Life Curtis Mayfield / The Greatest Soul Music Hits of All Time, Disc 3 / Freddie’s Dead (Theme from “Superfly”) / Rhino Daryl Hall and John Oates / 70s Music Explosion – Fire / Rich Girl / Time Life James Brown / 40th Anniversary Collection / Talkin’ Loud and Sayin’ Nothing / Polydor Johnny Ace / Billboard Top R&B Hits – 1955 / Pledging My Love / Rhino Johnny Sayles / Chicago Cool Breezin’, Disc 1 / Somebody’s Changing My Sweet Baby’s Mind / West Side Lena Horn / Ultimate Divas / Stormy Weather / Arista Ray Charles / His Greatest Hits – Uh Huh / Baby Don’t You Cry / Sandstone The Chantels / The Heart of Rock’n’Roll 1961 / Look in My Eyes / Time Life The Coasters / Rock, Rhythm and Doo-Wop, Volume 2 – More of the Greatest Songs from Early Rock’N’Roll / Run Red Run / Rhino The Diamonds / Doo Wop – I Wonder Why / Cherry / Time Music The Supremes / The Motown Box, Disc 3 – Reflections / Love Is Like An Itching In My Heart / Shout / Motown Allen Toussaint / Connected / Funky Bars / nyno Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern artist / album / selection / label Mabel John / Rites of Rhythm and Blues, Volume 2 / Able Mabel / Motown The El Dorados and Al Smith’s Orchestra / Rock, Rhythm and Doo-Wop, Volume 2 – More of the Greatest Songs from Early Rock’N’Roll / Bim Bam Boom / Rhino The Fifth Dimension / The Essential Fifth Dimension / California My Way / Arista / Legacy Maurice Williams and The Zodiacs / Stay / Corrina, Corrina / CSI Diana Ross and The Supremes / Motown Legends, Volume 1 / Love Child / CSG Music Al Green / Solid Gold Soul 1975 / L-O-V-E (Love) / Time Life Roy Ayers / The Best of Roy Ayers – 20th Century Masters The Millennium Collection / Love Will Bring Us Back Together / Polydor Earth, Wind and Fire / The Best of Earth, Wind and Fire, Volume 2 / Mighty Mighty / Columbia James Brown / 40th Anniversary Collection / Night Train / Polydor The Chi-Lites / Classic Soul Love Songs / Oh Girl / Masters Earl Phillips / Vee-Jay – The Definitive Collection 1953-1966, Disc 1 / Oop De Oop / Vee Jay Eugene Church and The Fellows / The Class and Rendezvous Story / Pretty Girls Everywhere / Ace John Scofield / That’s What I Say / Hit the Road Jack / Verve Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. artist / album / selection / label Lionel Ritchie / Motown Number 1s, Volume 2 / All Night Long (All Night) / Motown The O’Jays / Solid Gold Soul 1975 / I Love Music (Part 1) / Time Life The Neville Brothers / Yellow Moon / Voo Doo / A&M Records The Temptations / Motown Legends, Volume 3 / Ain’t Too Proud To Beg / GSC Music The Supremes / Motown Meets the Beatles / Come Together / Motown The Main Ingredient / 70s Music Explosion – Fire / Everybody Plays the Fool / Time Life Ohio Players / Check Out Your Mind: Funk and Soul Classics, Disk 1 / Sweet Sticky Thing / Universal Tower of Power / In the Slot / Vuela Por Noche / Warner Brothers Carla Thomas / Stax 50th Anniversary Celebration / Gee Whiz (Look at His Eyes) / Stax The Mills Brothers / 22 Great Hits / Yellowbird / Ranwood The Chiffons / One Fine Day and Other Favorites / The Loco-Motion / CEMA Bill Evans / Big Fun / Blues for Stanley / ESC Records  

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Playlist for Saturday, April 4, 2015

Hour One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern artist / album / cd / selection / label The Dell Vikings / Golden Classics / I’m Spinning / Collectables Smokey Robinson and The Miracles / Motown Legends, Volume 1 / Shop Around / CSG Music The Clovers / Doo Wop – Just Walkin’ In The Rain / One Mint Julep / Time Music Fats Domino / His 28 Greatest Hits / Blueberry Hill / The Entertainers Hugh Masekela / Soulful Grooves – R&B Instrumental Classics, Volume 1 / Grazing in the Grass / HIP-O The Flamingos / The Best of the Doo-Wop Ballads / I Only Have Eyes for You / Rhino The Isley Brothers / The Complete UA Sessions / Who’s that Lady / EMI The Blossoms / 60s Girl Groups / Good, Good Lovin’ / Warner Brothers The Shirelles / Wonder Women – The History of the Girl Group Sound / Tonight’s the Night / Rhino Jerry Butler / The Essential Jerry Butler / I Could Write A Book / PolyGram The Five Stairsteps / Soul Hits of the 70s, Volume 2 / O-O-H Child / Rhino Lee Dorsey / Can You Hear Me? / A Little Dab A Doya / Charly James Brown / 40th Anniversary Collection / Papa’s Got A Brand New Bag / Polydor Gladys Knight and The Pips / Motown Legends, Volume 3 / I Heard It Through The Grapevine / GSC Music Shirley and Company / Solid Gold Soul 1975 / Shame, Shame, Shame / Time Life The Jimmys / gimme / Jimmys Groove / Brown Cow Productions Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern artist / album / cd / selection / label Stevie Wonder / The Definitive Collection / My Cherie Amour / Motown John Lee Hooker (with Carlos Santana) / The Healer / The Healer / Chameleon Chairman of the Board / Soul Hits of the 70s, Volume 4 / Chairman of the Board / Rhino Lee Dorsey / Ride Your Pony / My Old Car / Sundazed The Essex / Early Girls, Volume 1 / Easier Said Than Done / Ace Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell / Greatest Hits / Your Precious Love / Motown The Fifth Dimension / The Definitive Collection / Blowing Away / Arista Etta James / Smooth Grooves: The 60s / At Last / Rhino Al Green / Greatest Hits / Sha La La (Make Me Happy) / The Right Stuff Ben E. King / The Greatest Soul Music of Hits of All Time, Disc 1 / Spanish Harlem / Rhino Kool and The Gang / Kool and The Gang Spin Their Top Hits / Caribbean Festival / Mercury Earth, Wind and Fire / The Best of Earth, Wind and Fire, Volume 1 / Got to Get You Into My Life / Columbia Aaron Neville / Soul for Lovers / Tell It Like It Is / Direct Source Branford Marsalis / Jubilation / Makin’ Whoopee / Columbia Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. Eastern artist / album / cd / selection / label Roberta Flack / Set the Night to Music / Set the Night to Music / Atlantic Martha and The Vandellas / Now That’s What I Call Motown / Dancing In The Street / Motown Otis Redding / The Very Best of Otis Redding / Shake / Rhino Claudine Clark / Party Lights / Party Lights / Collectables Soul City / Hipshaker / Everybody Dance Now / Goldmine Arthur Conley / Sweet Soul Music / Sweet Soul Music / Priceless Collection Eugene Church / The Class and Rendezvous Story / Miami / Ace Archie Bell and The Drells / The Greatest Soul Music Hits of All Time Disc 1 / Tighten Up / Rhino War / Brown Eyed Soul, Volume 2 / Why Can’t We Be Friends / Rhino Mary Wells / Motown Legends – Mary Wells / He’s the One I Love / PolyGram The Four Tops / Greatest Hits / Baby I Need Your Loving / Duchese Ray Charles and Patti LaBelle and The Andrae Crouch Singers / Genius and Friends / Shout / Atlantic / Rhino The Capitols / Golden Classics / Take A Chance On Me / Collectables Larry Williams and Johnny Watson / The Monkey Time and Other R&B Hits / Mercy, Mercy, Mercy / Sony Monty Alexander / Monty Meets Sly and Robbie / People Make the World Go `Round / Telarc

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