“Only A Cover Song” is a weekly program on Beatles-A-Rama hosted by Dan Augustine of Detroit, Michigan. And it’s not just cover songs that you will hear on “Only A Cover Song”, you will also hear songs about The Beatles (ie “Beatles and The Stones” by House of Love), songs that mention The Beatles within the lyrics (ie “All The Young Dudes” by Mott The Hoople), songs from the same era as The Beatles (ie “Be My Baby” by The Ronettes), songs by other groups or artists that one or more Beatles played on (ie “Badge” by Cream), songs by other musicians from Liverpool (ie Elvis Costello), “Same Title, Different Song” (ie “Come Together” by The MC5 is not the same as The Beatles’ “Come Together”), songs The Beatles wrote about someone else (ie “Sexy Sadie” is about Maharishi Yogi), songs The Beatles wrote for someone else (ie Paul wrote “Woman” for Peter & Gordon), other cover songs (ie Billy Fury’s cover of Conway Twitty’s “It’s Only Make Believe”) and MUCH, MUCH MORE! The show is a lot fun! There's a new theme each episode and Dan "covers" alot on the show! So, how can you listen? There are three ways:

• Go to this link: www.beatlesarama.com and listen, Sundays from 8am-9am PST / 11am-12pm PST. (Beatles-a-rama is also available through itunes or as an app for your cell phone.)

• Listen "on-demand" through Tune-In Radio! And dig this... Not only will you hear past episodes, but as an added bonus, there are six vintage commercials each episode, that are only available when you listen through Tune-in!

• Or right here on this website! Past episodes can be downloaded under the “DOWNLOADS/STORE” button


News pertaining to “Only A Cover Song” will appear here as it comes in.

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Hey! Are you "squares" ready to gather "round" in a "circle" and listen to the "Shapes" episode of "Only A Cover Song"? Doesn't matter if you listen from the "Pentagon" or from the town "square" or even from the "Circle" K! You're sure to enjoy songs about "Shapes" by bands ranging from New Order to The Small Faces to even Neil "Diamond"! The "Shapes" episode of "Only A Cover Song" airs on Sunday, August 27th at 8am PST / 11am EST at www.beatlesarama.com!

Make sure you call 911 to let them know that "Only A Cover Song" will have a "Medical" episode on Sunday, September 3rd at 8am PST / 11am EST at www.beatlesarama.com! Then again... that might not be such a smart idea! Tune into this episode for songs about doctors, nurses, prescriptions and the like! This episode is also known by the title of "Dr. Dan's Medicine Show"!

"Only A Cover Song" can be heard Sundays at 8am PST / 11am EST at www.beatlesarama.com, or at tune-in radio - anytime! Click here to hear episodes on-demand! Past episodes can also be downloaded right here on this site!!! Just click the "DOWNLOADS/STORE" button below!

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