Bob Dorr

Studio One host

Bob started his 40+ year career in Iowa Public Broadcasting (radio and TV) when he did the first rock 'n' roll show EVAH on an Iowa Public Radio station Oct. 2, 1972. He was honored/recognized for those years by being inducted into the Iowa Rock'n'Roll Music Association's Hall of Fame in Sept. of 2000.

Simultaneously, Bob has been the leader, singer, and harmonica player of The Blue Band for 30+ years for which he was inducted into the Iowa Blues Hall of Fame in 2005 and reinducted into the Iowa Rock'n'Roll Hall of Fame in 2007.

Bob has a BA in Radio/TV Speech from the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls. Bob's favorite program on IPR is (what else?) Backtracks.

Blue Avenue June 16

Jun 23, 2019

WILLIAM CLARKE-BLOWIN' THE FAMILY JEWELS (EXCERPT)

DAWN TYLER WATSON-ALLIGATOR

MS. ZENO THE MOJO QUEEN-MOJO QUEEN

RUSS GREEN-BELIEVE IN LOVE

DEB RYDER-GOT TO LET IT GO

BIG JOE & THE DYNAFLOWS-I'M A COUNTRY BOY

NANCY WRIGHT-GROOVING EASY (EXCERPT)

JEREMIAH JOHNSON-OLD SCHOOL

KATIE HENRY-NOWHERE FAST

TIFFANY POLLACK & ERIC JOHANSON-MICHAEL

BEN RICE-PEACE WILL OVERCOME

RICK VITO-I DO BELIEVE

TEENY TUCKER-LEARN HOW TO LOVE ME

NANCY WRIGHT-FUNKIN' IT UP (EXCERPT)

6:00

Backtracks June 22

Jun 22, 2019

A spotlight segment show comprised of segments originally aired 6/23/18, 6/30/18 and 8/4/18

VARIOUS ARTISTS-OPENING COLLAGE OF SONGS

JACKIE DEE-BUDDY

DEBBIE LYNN-FUJIYAMA MAMA

JANE BOWMAN-MAD MAMA

JOYCE POYNTER-CHILLI DIPPIN' BABY

JOYCE GREEN-BLACK CADILLAC

BENNY SPELLMAN-LIPSTICK TRACES

THE SHOWMEN-IT WILL STAND

CHICK CARBO-IN THE NIGHT

BARBARA GEORGE-SOMETHING YOU GOT

WILLIE HARPER-NEW KIND OF LOVE

DEAN & JEAN-I LOVE THE SUMMERTIME

BRIAN HYLAND-SEALED WITH A KISS

Backtracks June 15

Jun 16, 2019

Some vintage segments, some new segments. It's all about cars and the driving experience

VARIOUS ARTISTS-OPENING COLLAGE OF SONGS

THE BEATLES-DRIVE MY CAR

CHUCK BERRY-NO PARTICULAR PLACE TO GO

THE BEACH BOYS-LITTLE DEUCE COUPE

THE CONTOURS-PA, I NEED A CAR

THE DEL VIKINGS-FLAT TIRE

BOBBY FULLER FOUR-THE KING OF THE WHEELS

THE COLLINS KIDS-HOT ROD

BO DIDDLEY-ROAD RUNNER

JAN & ARNIE-GAS MONEY

JIM CARROLL-BIG GREEN CAR

THE DUALS-STICK SHIFT (EXCERPT)

SAMMY MASTERS-PINK CADILLAC

The Beatles Medley June 9

Jun 9, 2019

Totally at random, no theme!

RINGO STARR-RORY & THE HURRICANES

THE BEATLES-DON'T LET ME DOWN (NAKED VERSION)/I CALL YOUR NAME/I WANT TO TELL YOU

PAUL MC CARTNEY-MAYBE I'M AMAZED

THE BEATLES-HEY BULLDOG/FROM ME TO YOU/LONG TALL SALLY

JOHN LENNON-DO YOU WANNA DANCE

THE BEATLES-CRY FOR A SHADOW (EXCERPT)

Blue Avenue June 9

Jun 9, 2019

Blues blogger/Linn County Blues Society officer, Phil Smith is driving the Blues Bus all around the world for the first hour!

WILLIAM CLARKE-BLOWIN' THE FAMILY JEWELS (EXCERPT)

MUDDY MANNINEN-CHEESE ROLLING

MICKE BJOKLOF-HOLD YOUR FIRE BABY

LISA LYSTAM FAMILY BAND-GIVE YOU EVERYTHING

THORBJORN RISAGER & THE BLACK TORNADO-HOLLER AND MOAN

MUDDY GURDY-ROLLIN' & TUMBLIN'

BOB CORRITORE-HARP BLAST (EXCERPT)

SEAN TAYLOR-BAD LIGHT

DAVID PANNOZZO-CHASING ILLUSIONS

SOBO BLUES BAND-CATFISH BOOGIE

Backtracks June 8

Jun 9, 2019

VARIOUS ARTISTS-OPENING COLLAGE OF SONGS

EDDIE BOND-I'VE GOT A WOMAN

RAMON MAUPIN-ROCKING RUFUS

ALLEN PAGE-SHE'S THE ONE THAT'S GOT IT

TOMMY TUCKER-LOVING LIL

LYNN VERNON-MOON ROCKET

FATS DOMINO-EVERYBODY'S GOT SOMETHING TO HIDE...

AL GREEN-I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND

CHUBBY CHECKER-BACK IN THE USSR

GENE CHANDLER-ELENOR RIGBY

JUNIOR PARKER-LADY MADONNA

KING CURTIS-SOUL TWIST (EXCERPT)

THE HOLLIES-MICKEY'S MONKEY

BILLY J. KRAMER & THE DAKOTAS-I'LL BE DOGGONE

The Beatles Medley June 2

Jun 3, 2019

Ringo, John, Paul, George!

THE BEATLES-HONEY DON'T

RINGO STARR-BAMBOULA

THE BEATLES-YOU'RE GOING TO LOSE THAT GIRL

JOHN LENNON-WATCHING THE WHEELS

THE BEATLES-YESTERDAY

PAUL MC CARTNEY-JUNIOR'S FARM

THE BEATLES-DON'T BOTHER ME

GEORGE HARRISON-LIVING IN THE MATERIAL WORLD

THE BEATLES-CRY FOR A HADOW (EXCERPT)

Blue Avenue June 2

Jun 3, 2019

WILLIAM CLARKE-BLOWIN' THE FAMILY JEWELS (EXCERPT)

CHRISTONE 'KINGFISH' INGRAM-BEFORE I'M OLD

THE CASH BOX KINGS-BLUESMAN NEXT DOOR

JOHN PRIMER-STILL CALLED THE BLUES

JOANNE SHAW TAYLOR-ALL MY LOVE

DEB RYDER-TEMPORARY INSANITY

DAWN TYLER WATSON-YOU'RE THE ONLY ONE

BOB CORRITORE-SHUFF STUFF (EXCERPT)

MARK HUMMEL-READY, STEADY, STROLL

MITCH WOODS-MOJO MAMBO

BEN RICE-MOJO HAND

FIONA BOYES-PARTY AT REDS

BOB CORRITORE w/ALABAMA MIKE-BLUES, WHY YOU WORRY ME

RICK VITO-DANCIN' LITTLE SISTER

Backtracks June 1

Jun 2, 2019

Spring cleaning day in the rekkid room!

VARIOUS ARTISTS-OPENING COLLAGE OF SONGS

CARL PERKINS-DIXIE FRIED

ROY ORBISON-ROCK HOUSE

KENNETH PARCHMAN-I FEEL LIKE ROCKIN'

BARBARA PTTMAN-NO MATTER WHO'S TO BLAME

SONNY BURGESS-WE WANNA BOOGIE

BENNY SPELLMAN-FORTUNE TELLER

GINO PARKS-FIRE

IRMA THOMAS-I DID MY PART

THE ORLONS-DON'T HANG UP

BOOKER T. & MGs-GREEN ONIONS (EXCERPT)

THE UNDERTAKERS-MONEY

GEORGIE FAME-SWEET THING

ELKIE BROOKS-THE WAY YOU DO THE THINGS YOU DO

The Beatles Medley May 26

May 26, 2019

Live recordings remembering John & George for Memorial Day

THE BEATLES-YOU CAN'T DO THAT/ROLL OVER BEETHOVEN/MONEY

GEORGE HARRISON-SOMETHING

JOHN LENNON-INSTANT KARMA

GEORGE HARRISON WITH BILLY PRESTON-THAT'S THE WAY GOD PLANNED IT

JOHN LENNON-BLUE SUEDE SHOES

GEORGE HARRISON-CHEER DOWN

Blue Avenue May 26

May 26, 2019

Kicking off the summer festival season with exclusive IPR recordings from festivals around Iowa

WILLIAM CLARKE-BLOWIN' THE FAMILY JEWELS (EXCERPT)

THE CASH BOX KINGS-EXCLUSIVE IPR RECORDINGS, BOWLFUL OF BLUES FEST-NEWTON 8/30/14

BOB PACE-EXCLUSIVE IPR RECORDINGS, BOWLFUL OF BLUES FEST-NEWTON 9/5/15

MISSISSIPPI DENNY GARCIA-EXCLUSIVE IPR RECORDINGS, BOWLFUL OF BLUES FEST-NEWTON 8/31/13

BOB CORRITORE-HARP BLAST (EXCERPT)

JANIVA MAGNESS-EXCLUSIVE IPR RECORDINGS, BLUESMORE CELEBRATION-CEDAR RAPIDS 8/4/12

Backtracks May 25

May 26, 2019

Live performances by dead rockers for Memorial Day weekend

VARIOUS ARTISTS-OPENING COLLAGE OF SONGS

ELVIS PRESLEY-I DON'T CARE IF THE SUN DON'T SHINE

JOHNNY CASH-I WALK THE LINE

ROY ORBISON-DREAM YOU

THE BEATLES (JOHN & GEORGE)-HELP!

LOU REED-WHITE LIGHT/WHITE HEAT

JANIS JOPLIN-TELL MAMA

JR. WALKER-CLEO'S MOOD (EXCERPT)

JIMI HENDRIX-KILLING FLOOR

RORY GALLAGHER-BULFROG BLUES

STEVIE RAY VAUGHN-ALL YOUR LOVE I MISS LOVIN'

JOHNNY WINTER-IT'S ALL OVER NOW

3:00

DAVID BOWIE-DIAMOND DOGS

The Beatles Medley May 5

May 5, 2019

THE BEATLES-THINGS WE SAID TODAY/THE NIGHT BEFORE/YES IT IS

PAUL MC CARTNEY-HONEY HUSH

THE BEATLES-GIRL/LOVE YOU TO/HEY JUDE

JOHN LENNON-OH YOKO

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

Blue Avenue May 5

May 5, 2019

This trip down Blue Avenue originally happened Mar. 31, 2019

WILLIAM CLARKE-BLOWIN' THE FAMILY JEWELS (EXCERPT)

WALTER TROUT-OUT OF BAD LUCK

TEDESCHI/TRUCKS BAND-THEY DON'T SHINE

THE CANDYMAKERS-JUST CAN'T KEEP FROM CRYING

TOMMY CASTRO-LOSE LOSE

FIONA BOYES-DON'T LEAVE YOUR FEET AT HOME

BOB CORRITORE-POTATO STOMP (EXCERPT)

ATOMIC ROAD KINGS-IN ARMS REACH

JOHN MAYALL w/LARRY MC CRAY-THE HURT INSIDE

KENNY 'BEEDY EYES' SMITH-SECOND HAND WOMAN

SUGARAY RAYFORD-YOU AND I

KEVIN BURT-YOUR SMILE

Backtracks May 4

May 4, 2019

A LIVE Listener Picks show!

VARIOUS ARTISTS-OPENING COLLAGE OF SONGS

CROSBY, STILLS, NASH & YOUNG-OHIO

TERRY REID-SEEDS OF MEMORY

WARREN ZEVON-SUZIE LIGHTNING

THE BEATLES-BIRTHDAY

GRAND FUNK RAILROAD-MEAN MISTREATER

THE WHO-I CAN SEE FOR MILES

MELISSA ETHERIDGE-NO SOUVENIRS

RODNEY CROWELL-SHAME ON THE MOON

LOU REED-BILLY

DANNY GATTON-FUNKY MAMA

SAVOY BROWN-STREET CORNER TALKIN'

THE DARTELLS-HOT PASTRAMI (EXCERPT)

3:00

BOX OF FROGS-BACK WHERE I STARTED

THE BEATLES-DO YOU WANT TO KNOW A SECRET/SLOW DOWN/I NEED YOU

JOHN LENNON-WHATEVER GETS YOU THRU THE NIGHT

THE BEATLES-BABY, YOU'RE A RICH MAN/WHAT YOU'RE DOING/I'VE GOT A FEELING

JOHN LENNON-I'M LOSING YOU

THE BEATLES-TWO OF US

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

Blue Avenue April 28

Apr 29, 2019

Blues blogger/Linn County Blues Society officer, Phil Smith is driving the Blues Bus all around the world for the first hour!

WILLIAM CLARKE-BLOWIN' THE FAMILY JEWELS (EXCERPT)

MUDDY MANNINEN-CHEESE ROLLING

MICKE BJOKLOF-HOLD YOUR FIRE BABY

LISA LYSTAM FAMILY BAND-GIVE YOU EVERYTHING

THORBJORN RISAGER & THE BLACK TORNADO-HOLLER AND MOAN

MUDDY GURDY-ROLLIN' & TUMBLIN'

BOB CORRITORE-HARP BLAST (EXCERPT)

SEAN TAYLOR-BAD LIGHT

DAVID PANNOZZO-CHASING ILLUSIONS

SOBO BLUES BAND-CATFISH BOOGIE

Backtracks April 27

Apr 28, 2019

A Listener Leftovers show originally aired July 28, 2018, plus on-air acknowledgements of people who contrubuted toward Backtracks production costs during the recent Quiet Campaign fundraiser, spring 2019

VARIOUS ARTISTS-OPENING COLLAGE OF SONGS

TALKING HEADS-SLIPPERY PEOPLE

REO SPEEDWAGON-GYPSY WOMAN'S PASSION

CROSBY, STILLS, NASH & YOUNG-ALMOST CUT MY HAIR

ELTON JOHN-TINY DANCER

JIMI HENDRIX-DOLLY DAGGER

THE RUMBLERS-BOSS (EXCERPT)

RORY GALLAGHER-MOONCHILD

HUMBLE PIE-30 DAYS IN THE HOLE

THE BEATLES-HELLO-GOODBYE/ALL TOGETHER NOW/IT'S ALL TOO MUCH

RINGO STARR-SHAKE IT UP

THE BEATLES-TWO OF US/ONE AFTER 909 (NAKED VERSIONS)

PAUL MC CARTNEY-PEOPLE WANT PEACE

THE BEATLES-LONG, LONG, LONG

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

Blue Avenue April 21

Apr 22, 2019

WILLIAM CLARKE-BLOWIN' THE FAMILY JEWELS (EXCERPT)

TOMMY CASTRO & THE PAINKILLERS-CAN'T KEEP A GOOD MAN DOWN

WALTER TROUT-IT TAKES TIME

JOHN MAYALL w/CAROLYN WONDERLAND-DISTANT LONESOME TRAIN

FIONA BOYES-EMBER

BENNY TURNER & CASH MC CALL-MONEY

THE ATOMIC ROAD KINGS-HAVE YOUR WAY

NANCY WRIGHT-BOOGIE FOR JL (EXCERPT)

JAMES HARMAN & KID RAMOS-GOIN' TO COURT

JOHN NEMETH-WOMAN NAMED TROUBLE

JOHN PRIMER w/BOB CORRITORE-TELL ME BABY

LUCA KIELLA-FIGURE IT OUT

BIG DADDY WILSON-TRIPPING ON YOU

Backtracks April 20

Apr 21, 2019

VARIOUS ARTISTS-OPENING COLLAGE OF SONGS

RAY HARRIS-COME ON LITTLE MAMA

THE MILLER SISTERS-TEN CATS DOWN

ROSCOE GORDON-CHEESE & CRACKERS

BILLY RILEY-FLYIN' SAUCERS ROCK AND ROLL

CARL PERKINS-YOUR TRUE LOVE

RONNIE DAWSON-ROCKIN' BONES

RONNIE ALLEN-JUVENILE DELINQUENTS

DWIGHT PULLEN-SUNGLASSES AFTER DARK

LARRY DOWD-PINK CADILLAC

JOYCE GREEN-BLACK CADILLAC

LINK WRAY-RUMBLE (EXCERPT)

DUANE EDDY-PETER GUNN

JOHNNY & THE HURRICANES-REVEILLE ROCK

THE BUSTERS-ALL AMERICAN SURFER

This Medley playlist originally aired 3/3/19

This week's playlist was suggested by Independence listener Mark Hoover with the theme: Songs with a little sobbing going on

THE BEATLES-I'LL CRY INSTEAD/WHILE MY GUITAR GENTLY WEEPS/FOR NO ONE

JOHN LENNON-JEALOUS GUY

THE BEATLES-IF I FELL/TELL ME WHY

JOHN LENNON-HOUND DOG

THE BEATLES-THIS BOY/DON'T PASS ME BY

THE BEATLES-CRY FOR A SHADOW (EXCERPT)

Blue Avenue April 14

Apr 14, 2019

This trip down Blue Avenue originally happened 3/3/19

WILLIAM CLARKE-BLOWIN' THE FAMILY JEWELS (EXCERPT)

JOHN MAYALL-THE MOON IS FULL

CHRIS O'LEARY-ONE MORE CHANCE AT LOVE

ATOMIC ROAD KINGS-I'VE GOT TIME

THE LITTLE RED ROOSTER BLUES BAND-THERE OUGHTA BE A LAW

SPRUCE BAUGHER-TACO BEANS AND GASOLINE

BOB CORITORE-T-TOWN RAMBLE (EXCERPT)

KATARINA PEJAK-DOWN WITH ME

WALTER TROUT w/SUGARAY RAYFORD-WOMAN DON'T LIE

WALTER TROUT w/ROBBY KRIEGER-GOIN' DOWN TO THE RIVER

DAVE WELD & THE IMPERIAL FLAMES-DOROTHY MAE

Backtracks April 13

Apr 14, 2019

It's Guest DJ Day!

2-3pm guest dj is Andrew McGinn, the Editor of the Jefferson Herald newspaper

VARIOUS ARTISTS-OPENING COLLAGE OF SONGS

THE TRIBE-GAMMA GOOCIE

THE CREATION-MAKING TIME

JACKIE DESHANNON-DON'T TURN YOUR BACK ON ME

GORGEOUS GEORGE-BIGGEST FOOL IN TOWN

LITTLE RICHARD-GET DOWN WITH IT

JAMES BROWN-I'VE GOT MONEY

JIMMY MC GRIFF-I'VE GOT A WOMAN (EXCERPT)

DENISE & CO-BOY, WHAT'LL YOU DO THEN

THE LITTER-UNDER THE SCREAMING DOUBLE EAGLE

ROYAL FLAIRS-SUICIDE

This week's Playlist was submitted by listener Rachel Brandt with the theme: Can you guess my favorite Beatle?

THE BEATLES-SAVOY TRUFFLE

GEORGE HARRISON-WHEN WE WAS FAB/GOT MY MIND SET ON YOU

THE TRAVELING WILBURYS-HANDLE WITH CARE

THE BEATLES-I, ME, MINE

GEORGE HARRISON-ALL THOSE YEARS AGO

THE TRAVELING WILBURYS-INSIDE OUT

GEORGE HARRISON-HERE COMES THE SUN (LIVE)

THE BEATLES-CRY FOR A SHADOW (EXCERPT)

Blue Avenue April 7

Apr 9, 2019

WILLIAM CLARKE-BLOWIN' THE FAMILY JEWELS (EXCERPT)

TOMMY CASTRO-TWO HEARTS

BRANDON SANTINI-BEGGIN' BABY

KATARINA PEJAK-MOONLIGHT RIDER

FIONA BOYES-CALL THEIR NAME

JOHN MAYALL w/CAROLYN WONDERLAND-LIKE IT LIKE YOU DO

ATMOMIC ROAD KINGS-BACK DOWN SOUTH

BOB CORRITORE-T-TOWN RAMBLE (EXCERPT)

BOB CORRITORE w/OSCAR WILSON-TELL ME MAMA

BOB CORRITORE w/SUGARAY RAYFORD-STEAL YOUR JOY

BOB CORRITORE w/ALABAMA MIKE-LAUNDROMAT BLUES

KENNY 'BEEDY EYES' SMITH-KEEP ON PRETENDING

Backtracks April 6

Apr 8, 2019

Backtracks Flashbacks! Segments originally aired in 2003 and 2004

VARIOUS ARTISTS-OPENING COLLAGE OF SONGS

HUEY 'PIANO' SMITH-ROCKIN' PNEUMONIA & THE BOOGIE WOOGIE FLU

FRANKIE LEE SIMS-WALKIN' WITH FRANKIE

BOBBY MARCHAN-ROCKIN' BEHIND THE IRON CURTAIN

JIMMY CLANTON-JUST A DREAM

EARL KING-WELL-O WELL-O BABY

HUEY 'PIANO' SMITH-HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE

CHARLES BROWN & AMOS MILBURN-EDUCATED FOOL

FRANKIE FORD-WHAT'S GOING ON

FLOYD CRAMER-FLIP, FLOP & BOP (EXCERPT)

MERLE HAGGARD-OKIE FROM MUSKOGEE

Totally at random, no theme!

RINGO STARR-RORY & THE HURRICANES

THE BEATLES-DON'T LET ME DOWN (NAKED VERSION)/I CALL YOUR NAME/I WANT TO TELL YOU

PAUL MC CARTNEY-MAYBE I'M AMAZED

THE BEATLES-HEY BULLDOG/FROM ME TO YOU/LONG TALL SALLY

JOHN LENNON-DO YOU WANNA DANCE

THE BEATLES-CRY FOR A SHADOW (EXCERPT)

Blue Avenue March 31

Mar 31, 2019

WILLIAM CLARKE-BLOWIN' THE FAMILY JEWELS (EXCERPT)

WALTER TROUT-OUT OF BAD LUCK

TEDESCHI/TRUCKS BAND-THEY DON'T SHINE

THE CANDYMAKERS-JUST CAN'T KEEP FROM CRYING

TOMMY CASTRO-LOSE LOSE

FIONA BOYES-DON'T LEAVE YOUR FEET AT HOME

BOB CORRITORE-POTATO STOMP (EXCERPT)

ATOMIC ROAD KINGS-IN ARMS REACH

JOHN MAYALL w/LARRY MC CRAY-THE HURT INSIDE

KENNY 'BEEDY EYES' SMITH-SECOND HAND WOMAN

SUGARAY RAYFORD-YOU AND I

KEVIN BURT-YOUR SMILE

MARY LANE-AIN'T GONNA CRY NO MORE

BOB CORRITORE-T-TOWN RAMBLE (EXCERPT)

Backtracks March 30

Mar 31, 2019

This program was culled from shows that originally aired during the month of May, 2003!

VARIOUS ARTIST-OPENING COLLAGE OF SONGS

CHUBBY CHECKER-THE CLASS

THE DIAMONDS-ZIP ZIP

JACK SCOTT-I NEVER FELT LIKE THIS

GARY US BONDS-SCHOOL'S OUT

THE DRIFTERS-I'LL TAKE YOU HOME

JIMMY DEAN-BIG BAD JOHN

SUE THOMPSON-NORMAN

CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL-HEY TONIGHT

CHET ATKINS-BOO BOO STICK (EXCERPT)

THE FABULOUS FRYERS-BRINGING HOME THE ROSES

THE DAVE CLARK 5-CATCH US IF YOU CAN

WAYNE COCHRAN-HARLEM SHUFFLE

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