Theft of The Dial: Gary Eichten

by Jill Riley

Gary Eichten, host of Minnesota Public Radio's Midday program, works in the studio in St. Paul, Minn. Monday, Aug. 22, 2011.
Gary Eichten, host of Minnesota Public Radio's Midday program, works in the studio in St. Paul, Minn. Monday, Aug. 22, 2011. (MPR Photo/Jeffrey Thompson)
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    Jan 19, 2012

Midday host and producer Gary Eichten has worn many hats during his 40-plus-year career at Minnesota Public Radio, including news director, special events producer and station manager. And now he can add another name to the list: 89.3 The Current DJ. Gary joins The Morning Show's Jill Riley to talk about his career in radio and play some of his favorite songs.

Playlist

Waylon Jenings - "Dreamin My Dreams With You"
The Beatles - "I Wanna Hold Your Hand"
Gestures - "Run, Run, Run"
Patsy Cline - "Sweet Dreams"
Al Green - "Let's Stay Together"
Delbert McClinton - "Lovey Dovey"
Nick Lowe - "Restless Feeling"

Videos

Waylon Jenings - "Dreamin My Dreams With You"

The Beatles - "I Wanna Hold Your Hand"

Gestures - "Run, Run, Run"

Patsy Cline - "Sweet Dreams"

Al Green - "Let's Stay Together"

Delbert McClinton - "Lovey Dovey"

Song/video not available.

Nick Lowe - "Restless Feeling"

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