HAPPY 90th BIRTHDAY CHUCK BERRY!! The Father of Rock n Roll, The First Inductee into the Rock n Roll Hall of Fame celebrates his 90th by announcing the release of his first album in 38 years!!! Tom Petty and Ziggy Marley at the party too. Plus The New Music Spotlight with Brian Fallon and Catfish and the Bottlemen and CC remembers where those horns came from inside the new Phish song! We wrap up the show with The World's Greatest Joke Teller and The Joke of the Week! Turn it up!
The literary world goes crazy upon learning that the Poet Laureate of Music has won the Nobel Prize for Literature! Congratulations Bob Dylan!! Plus The New Music Spotlight features Alaskan songwriter, Matt Hopper's tune, False Alarm done by The Head and The Heart along with new music Sting and Phish. Birthday's include Paul Simon, Sam Moore, Justin Hayward, Bob Weir and Daryl Hall. And one hell of a gut buster from The World's Greatest Joke Teller and The Joke of the Week! One hour of sweet soul music! Enjoy.
Show #301 kicks off with Paul McCartney and Wings and The Cars along with Rock n Roll Birthdays, The Joke of the Week and some great music in between! Enjoy!
Today we celebrate show #300 AND Springsteen's 67th birthday. Plus The New Music Spotlight shines a bright light on Kings of Leon, Judah and the Lion and Red Hot Chili Peppers! The John Lennon Tribute Concert announces this year's recipient of the Real Love Award and The World's Greatest Joke Teller serves up another Joke of the Week! Sixty minutes of pure bliss! Enjoy.
The New Music Spotlight this week highlights some of the more well known names like Sting who has his first rock album coming out in decades, The Pretenders, the first one since 2008 and the greatest guitarist of them all, Jeff Beck! Check out his cool look in the link below. And she's back! The World's Greatest Joke Teller with the shortest gut buster ever!!!
We wrap up the summer in musical style with The New Music Spotlight A - Z and Tom Odell, Warpaint, The Wild Feathers, The Wind & the Wave, Young the Giant, The Way Down Wanderers and Ziggy Marley!! Plus Springsteen breaks his own record and Happy Birthday Van the Man Morrison!
The New Music Spotlight shines a bright light today on Saint Motel, Sara Hartman, SHEL, The Social Animals, St. Paul & the Broken Bones, Stewart (as in Dave Stewart!) & Lindsey, The Strumbellas and The Social Animals! Fabulous new sounds coming from these super talented artists. Take a listen and expand your musical soul. Enjoy.
It's Robert Plant's birthday. Ginger Baker and John Hiatt join the party and train kept a rollin' through the New Music Spotlight A - Z with a fabulous set of new music not to be missed! Ray LaMontagne, The Rebel Light, The Record Company and The Revivalists! Your rock n roll heart needs this today. Enjoy!
Happy Birthday Ian Anderson, Ronnie Spector, Mark Knopler, Joe Jackson and David Crosby! Plus The New Music Spotlight shines a light on Pete Yorn, Peter, Bjorn and John, Phantogram and 16 year young Ray Goren as we move through the A-Z of all that is new and good this summer. An hour of radio the way it was meant to be. Enjoy!
Full review of the Martin Sexton show at Taproot along with some of his new music and speaking of new, the Summer of 2016 New Music Spotlight A - Z moves into the second half of the alphabet with Nahko & Medicine for the People, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats, O.A.R and Passenger! Plus one of the funniest jokes from The World's Greatest Joke Teller and The Joke of the Week! Enjoy!