National Poetry Month goes out with a SLAM! BAM! as we recap the highlights from last night's spectacular event! Happy Birthday to two friends in the same band, The Joke of the Week and we're not done with Prince yet! Enjoy!
The shocking news of Prince's death at the young age of 57 stuns us all as we get into the show this week. The Avett Brothers, Cage the Elephant and Boy and Bear under The New Music Spotlight, Birthday's, This Week in Music History features Prince not once but twice and we celebrate the 4th anniversary of The World's Greatest Joke Teller bring The Joke of the Week to the show! Enjoy.
Musical notes hit the fan as Bruce Springsteen cancels his Greensboro, North Carolina concert Sunday night in response to law HB2 which dictates which bathrooms transgender people are permitted to use saying, "some things are more important than a rock show and this fight is one of them." Plus This Week in Music History, The New Music Spotlight featuring Clapton, Petty & Simon and The Joke of the Week gets very close to the edge! Enjoy!
No foolin' around today! My deflowered Bruce virgin, Cary Carrigan testifies! The New Music Spotlight featuring Matt Simons, Ziggy Marley and The Revivalists. Aretha Franklin leads a long list of birthdays and The World's Greatest Joke Teller does not disappoint! Enjoy!
Great show for you today from San Jose, California! Sly Stone leads the Birthdays. The New Music Spotlight features great new tunes from Brian Fallon and Willie Nile. This Week in Music History showcases Traffic, Paul Simon and Bruce Springsteen. The Joke of the Week involves a screw and I offer you my best counsel for jabbing a stick in the wheel of your life! Enjoy!
March Madness has taken over the show! The New Music Spotlight shines on the band White Denim, Catfish and the Bottlemen and Ray Lamontagne. Plus This Week in Music History, Rock n Roll Birthdays, The Joke of the Week and we pay tribute to Beatles producer George Martin and "the Jimi Hendrix of keyboards" Keith Emerson. Enjoy.
Live from the great city of Portland, Oregon, The Backstreets of America Tour 2016 delivers The New Music Spotlight featuring Moon Taxi, Hollis Brown and the great Bonnie Raitt! Plus This Week in Music History features Lennon's famous quote and The Who pay tribute to their dear friend, David Bowie at the MSG show! Happy Birthday Roger Daltry! Enjoy
Pete Yorn, Aubrie Sellers and Grace Potter under The New Music Spotlight, Rock n Roll Birthdays including George Harrison, The Backstreets of America Tour revs its engines for the first outing of 2016 and The Year of the Monkey inspires the show's opening! Turn it up! Enjoy.
New Music Spotlight shines the light on Iggy Pop, Ben Harper and Grammy winners, Alabama Shakes. Plus CC explains why The Grammy's don't work and why HBO's new series, "Vinyl" is so damn good. Plus Rock n Roll Birthdays and The Joke of the Week. You just can't find an hour of radio like this! Enjoy.