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Song of the Week | Piroshka – Everlastingly Yours

Photo credit: Neil Stewart The new WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight shines down once again on the UK and focuses on the smashing new single, “Everlastingly Yours,” from the newly formed quartet Piroshka. The track will be on their highly anticipated debut album, Brickbat, out February 15th via Bella Union Now this band may be new but the members involved bring a hefty amount of Britpop firepower to the table. Piroshka are former Lush vocalist/guitarist Miki Berenyi, former Elastica drummer Justin Welch, Modern English bassist Mick Conroy, and former Moose guitarist KJ “Moose” McKillop. Welch was…

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Song of the Week | Stealing Sheep – Joking Me

The latest edition of the WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is once again sharply focused on the UK and this time it shines down on the dance-tastic new single, “Joking Me,” from Liverpool trio Stealing Sheep. The song is from their upcoming new album, Big Wows, set for release April 19th, 2019 via Heavenly Recordings. This will be the band’s third full-length album following their sophomore effort, Not Real, released if 2015, and their debut, Into the Diamond Sun, released in 2012. Stealing Sheep are Emily Lansley (vocals/bass/guitar), Luciana Mercer (vocals/drum kit), and Rebecca Hawley (vocals/keys, together they create energetic pop…

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Song of the Week | Oxen – I Just Wanna Talk

This week’s WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is once again focused on the wonderful city of Stockholm and shines down brightly on the fantastic new single, “I Just Wanna Talk,” from Swedish band Oxen. The duo have released a few terrific singles in 2018 and the music world has already started to pay attention. Oxen are Erik Hases and Stefan Söderqvist and together the musicians open up a can of old school rock n’ roll swagger on, “I Just Wanna Talk,” that feels like it would fit in being played loudly in your favorite dive bar’s…

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Song of the Week | Vök – Night & Day

Photo credit: Sigga Ella In celebration of Iceland Airwaves 2018 the new WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight shines down once again on the beautiful city of Reykjavik and focuses brightly on the brilliant new single, “Night & Day,” from Icelandic trio band Vök. This song is the second taste of new music from the band since the release of their excellent 2017 debut album, Figure, and will be featured on their upcoming sophomore album due out in the spring of 2019. Vök are Margrét Rán (vocals, guitar, keyboards), Andri Már (saxophone, synths) & Einar Stef (drums),…

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Song of the Week | Ellzo – Agnostic

The latest edition in the WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight comes to you from West-London born and raised electronic musician Ellzo. It’s his outstanding new single, “Agnostic,” from the forthcoming EP, Time Travel, out October 26 via Majestic Casual Records Over the last two years the up and coming producer/singer/songwriter has been gathering fans far and wide, with his music being played on BBC 1Xtra and performing live at top notch events like the Camden Assembly in London and Broken Open in Los Angeles to name a few! Ellzo has also teamed up with influential…

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The Music Savage Show | 10.12.2018

The Music Savage show w/ DJ Ryan Doyon on WMFO! Today’s show is a great soundtrack for eating a delicious dang quesadilla. I start with some cool songs from a few band’s 5th release, give you some amazing new songs from albums released today Friday 10/12, play the great new Song of the Week “Lover Chanting” from Sweden’s Little Dragon, spin some tunes from bands/musicians on tour and stopping here in Boston this week, and play some tunes from our latest #Hottakes post. Enjoy! Playlist: My Doorbell – The White Stripes Rush – Big Audio Dynamite Wont Want For Love…

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Song of the Week | Little Dragon – Lover Chanting

The latest WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is focused once again on Gothenburg, Sweden and is aimed on the dance-tastic new single, “Lover Chanting,” from Little Dragon. It’s the first single and title-track from the Swedish quartet’s first ever EP and their first release with the iconic label Ninja Tune. Little Dragon formed in 1996 but did not release any music until a decade later in 2006. They made a huge splash in the electronic music scene with their double A-side 7? single, “Twice”/”Test,” which was followed a year later by their self-titled debut album. Since…

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The Music Savage Show | 10.05.2018

The Music Savage show w/ DJ Ryan Doyon on WMFO! Today’s show is perfect for listening to while rowing out to the middle of a lake somewhere…how very! It’s also a special birthday broadcast chock full o’ tunes to make my better half smile. I feature the stellar new Song of the Week, “Wild Heart,” from Swedish band Francis (followed by a few more great songs from bands/musicians from Sweden), play you some fantastic new songs from albums released today Friday 10/05, and spin some tunes from our latest #Hottakes post. Enjoy! Playlist: Veronica – Big Deal Kissing Families –…

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Song of the Week | Francis – Wild Heart

This week’s WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is focused on the beautiful city of Falun and shines on the fantastic new single, “Wild Heart,” from Swedish band Francis. The group officially formed in 2006 and self-released their debut album Lekomberg, We Were Kin in 2011, followed by their EP titled This Must Be Blood in 2012. Fancis are founding members Petra Mases (vocals) and Petter Nygårdh (drums), along with the newest members of the band Jerker Krumlinde (guitars), Paulina Mellkvist (bass), and Oskar Bond (keys). In 2016 the quintet released their sophomore full-length album, Marathon, which…

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