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#HotTakes | Week of 01.17.22

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Giving Up // Teddy Grossman Year of Love // Jenny Hval Almost Automatic // Good Looks Surprise // Boulevards Chocolate Hills // Khruangbin & Leon Bridges Life is But a Dream // Andrew Pitrone Don’t Lose Sight // Lawrence It Doesn’t Change Anything // Sarah Shook & the Disarmers Head on Fire // Griff X Sigrid Skiing Song // Dan Reeder Rosie (Omaha Session) // The Lowest Pair Sapling // Foy Vance (ft. Anderson East) I’m Confessin’ // Charlie Gabriel Within You (Acoustic) // Valerie June Love…

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The Music Savage Show | 01.21.22

The Music Savage Show · January 21st, 2022 The new show is stacked with so much new and classic music you’ll travel back and forth in time without the need of a souped up DeLorean! I highlight the amazing work of Cameron Spies, hit your ears with a bunch of new albums out this week, celebrate the birthday of the one and only Dolly Parton, shine the label spotlight on Hardly Art Records, give you the latest #Hottakes, and so much more! Playlist: Kool Thing – Sonic YouthHang On To Your Ego – Frank BlackGood Idea – SugarBit Part – LemonheadsWait…

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#HotTakes | Week of 01.10.22

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Quarry // Barrie Seabird // Marissa Nadler More Pressure (feat. Kevin Abstract) // Kae Tempest Crazy // Spiritualized Next to Normal // Lucius Cosmic Sigh // Erin Rae Wild // Spoon You Baby You // Josiah and the Bonnevilles Love Me More // Mitski When You Lose Someone // The Dip Proof // Methyl Ethel (feat. Stella Donnelly) Arkansas Bound // Sad Daddy The Last Time // Nico Padden A Wave Across A Bay // Frank Turner Minotaur // St. Paul & The Broken Bones Cool Under…

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The Music Savage Show | 01.14.2022

The Music Savage Show · January 14th, 2022 Kicking into gear by kicking you in the butt with some loud rock n’ roll to get you up and at ’em! We’ll also celebrate a bunch of great albums reaching their 25 year milestone, highlight some great new releases, journey to Iceland through song, shine the label spotlight on Rounder Records, & fire up the latest #Hottakes! You ready? Playlist: Panic Switch – Silversun PickupsBlue Orchid – The White StripesBury Our Friends – Sleater-KinneyDead – PixiesSheela-Na-Gig – PJ Harvey I’m Gonna Make Him Mine Tonight – The DonnasOn Your Own – BlurOn &…

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#HotTakes | Week of 01.03.22

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Happy New Year // Let’s Eat Grandma Funny Girl // Father John Misty One More Time // Jesse Correll Hard Drive Gold // alt-J New England Woman // Avi Jacob Rolling Mills Are Burning Down // Jake Xerxes Fussell Black Hot Soup (DJ Shadow “My Own Reality” Re-Write) // King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard You Got To Be You // Cory Wong Hummingbird and the Smoking Mirror // David Wax Museum Only Attraction // The Wild Things ft. Pete Townshend Fool of the Rules // The…

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The Music Savage Show | January 7th

The Music Savage Show · Before Our World Ends On the first show of 2022 I kick things off with a set of great songs from a whole bunch of fantastic musicians who celebrated another trip around the sun on January 4th. You’ll also get a set of outstanding shoegaze tunes, hear some great synth songs, find out about amazing bands/musicians on the Oakland-based label Slumberland Records, get the latest #Hottakes, and wish the Thin White Duke a Happy 75th Birthday in the cosmos! Playlist: Sour Times – PortisheadTomorrow – WaxahatcheeEither Way – Wilco I Don’t Sleep I Dream – R.E.M.Regret…

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Best of 2021 | Steve

This year has been something. Again. Thankfully, we saw the return of live music, albeit in a limited fashion. If this whole mess—and the tenuousness of not only every show but my comfort with attending those shows—has taught me anything, its that for far too long we as fans have taken for granted the lengths our favorite musicians go to, to allow us to enjoy their music in person. This past year they not only shouldered the load they normally did, they also put themselves and their families at risk to make our lives a better place to live. I…

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The Music Savage Show | December 31st

The Music Savage Show · Top Albums and EPs of 2021 On the last show of 2021 I spin songs from my top 20 albums and EPs of the past year and play you some great songs from upcoming albums I am very much looking forward to in the first few months of 2022. A big ol’ hearty thank you, Thank you, THANK YOU, to all the bands and musicians that released amazing music over the last twelve months! You have no idea how much your songs meant to us this year! Actually now that I think about it… I…

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Best of 2021 | Ryan D.

Wow, once again it feels like it has been the longest year since last year! With all the turmoil in the world and the exhausting amount of nonsense (& oh yeah and we are STILL in a fucking pandemic!!!) I once again turn to music to help get me through it all. Music has always been my therapy, my escape, and being able to share my love of it with all of you is the best… my favorite thing in the universe honestly! Speaking of the best, the albums and EPs mentioned below are the absolute BEST of the best,…

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#HotTakes | Week of 12.20.21

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Tomorrow // Mason Jennings Pretty Paper // Eilen Jewell I Hear You Calling // Kevin Morby Working On Love // Jamestown Revival Are You Here For The Festival // Michael Hurley

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