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Song of the Week | Tragic Sasha – Cake

The new WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight shines back down on the UK and highlights the decadent new single, Cake, from London-based musician Tragic Sasha (formerly Sasha). The song is the first release of 2019 and follows her fantastic previous singles Waterworks and Ouch. Cake was co-written with her producer Scott Colcombe and the duo cleverly use the sweet bakery treat as a metaphor for not so sweet men. With a sugar and spice and all things nice groove you only need to scrape off the icing to reveal decadent layers of attitude enveloped in…

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Song of the Week | Seratones – Gotta Get To Know Ya

Photo credit: Dylan Glasgow Guice The latest WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is focused on the electrifying new single, “Gotta Get To Know Ya,” from Shreveport, Louisiana quintet Seratones. It’s the first single from the band’s upcoming sophomore album, Power, out August 23rd via New West Records. Seratones is gospel-trained, force to be reckoned with musician A.J. Haynes (vocals/guitar) and her ridiculously talented bandmates Jesse Gabriel (drums), Adam Davis (bass), Travis Stewart (guitar), and Tyran Coker (keyboards). Power was recorded in Nashville at Battle Tapes and produced by Cage The Elephant’s Bradley Shultz. The new…

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The Music Savage Show | 05.24.2019

The latest and greatest show starts off with a few tunes in celebration of one of my favorite sci-fi/horror film’s 40th anniversary, plays you some songs from a few killer new albums out today May 24th, highlights the dance-tastic new Song of the Week, “Squaresoft,” from Brooklyn quartet Operator Music Band, showcases a few tracks from our latest #Hottakes post, and so much more. It’s a SCREAM! Playlist: It’s The Time – ScreamGlass House – Screaming FemalesNearly Lost You – Screaming TreesMovin’ On Up – Primal Scream Nothing – Lord FelixThe Prawn Song – SuperorganismNo Going Back – YunoThe Woman…

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Song of the Week | Operator Music Band – Squaresoft

This week’s WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is once again focused on New York and this time it shines down Brooklyn band Operator Music Band and their new single, “Squaresoft.” The quartet released a debut EP, Puzzlephonics I, in 2015 and their first full length, Puzzlephonics I & II, in 2017. Despite their short period of existence, they already have the music world taking notice. Operator Music Band are Dara Hirsch (vocals/guitar/keys), Jared Hiller (vocals/guitar/synths), Gabe Pittleman(bass), and Alejandro Salazar (drums). Together they create uniquely energetic music that can be labeled art-rock, but if you…

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Song of the Week | Annabel Allum – You Got It Good

Photo credit: Stephanie Carral The latest WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight shines down on the UK once again and this time focuses on the brilliant new single, “You Got It Good,”  from Guildford-based musician Annabel Allum. The talented singer songwriter emerged on the UK music scene in 2016 and carved a name for herself the following year with her excellent EP, “All That For What,” In the last few years Allum has been called out as one to watch, with praise for her music coming from the big guns like BBC Radio 1 and NME.…

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The Music Savage Show | 05.10.2019

Today’s show is for all the great moms out there who love music and don’t give a damn about wire hangers! I pay tribute to the late great Scott Hutchison, let you in on some incredible bands/musicians on tour and in the Boston area, spin the great new Song of the Week, “Closet Fulla Fresh Lo,” from Bronx hip-hop musician losLauren 718 (and play a couple of tracks from a few other Bronx MCs), play you some sweet songs from albums out today May 10th, and hit your ears with some #Hottakes! Playlist: Punk Mom – LindenfieldJ Station – Adult…

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Song of the Week | losLAUREN 718 – Closet Fulla Fresh Lo

My latest WMFO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” focuses sharply on the infectious track, “Closet Fulla Fresh Lo,” from Bronx hip-hop musician losLAUREN 718. The single is just one of the many insta-likable songs from the hard working New York artist who has a new album titled, Only Believers Achieve Success, scheduled to be released this summer. Clocking in at just over two minutes “Closet Fulla Fresh Lo” hits you quick with that smooth lyrical flow and a straight-up NYC beat. The old school vibe in the accompanying video is chock-full of the Big Apple eighties style…

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The Music Savage Show | 05.03.2019

The Music Savage Show…60% of the time, it works every time. On the new show I pay tribute to Adam Yauch aka MCA with a few Beastie Boys tunes, throw the spotlight on some amazing records that just turned thirty years old, say happy birthday to The Red-Headed Stranger with a few Willie Nelson songs and covers, highlight the brilliant and beautiful Song of the Week, “Firesmoke,” from UK artist Kate Tempest, hit you with some fine tunes from albums out today May 3rd, give you a taste of our new #Hottakes post… and much more! Playlist: Wildcat – RatatatCalling…

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Song of the Week | Kate Tempest – Firesmoke

The new WMFO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight shines brightly on the beautiful new single, “Firesmoke,” from Kate Tempest . The track is the first taste of music off what will undoubtably be one of my favorite albums of the year, The Book of Traps and Lessons, out June 14th via American Recordings/Republic Records. Kate Tempest is not only an incredible hip-hop musician. She is also an award winning poet who was named “Next Generation Poet” by the Poetry Book Society (an accolade handed out once every decade), an acclaimed playwright with three plays currently to…

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