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Song of the Week | Erika Wennerstrom – Extraordinary Love

This week’s WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is on the beautiful new single, “Extraordinary Love,” from Austin-based musician Erika Wennerstrom. The extraordinary track is the from her upcoming debut solo album, Sweet Unknown, out March 23rd via Partisan Records. Wennerstrom is the lead singer of the acclaimed Cincinnati-born/Austin-based band Heartless Bastards whose fifth album, Restless Ones, was released on June 16, 2015 and is overwhelmingly considered to be the band’s finest album to date. The super-talented musician decided to put the comfort that comes with being a member of a band aside for a moment to strike out on her…

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Song of the Week | Soleima – Low Life

The WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” feature is back for 2018 and ready for a new year of amazing music! Super excited to let the first spotlight of the year shine down on the ridiculously catchy new single, “Low Life,” from Denmark musician Sarah Mariegaard, who creates her unique sound under the stage name Soleima. Soleima arrived on the Danish music scene as a member of the Denmark-based hip-hop group Flødeklinikken, where she honed the skills learned from studying music and dance while living in Sukumaland, which is in northwestern Tanzania. Soleima was so enamored with…

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Song of the Week | Buffalo Tom – All Be Gone

The latest edition of the WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is focused on the ridiculously great single, “All Be Gone,” from Boston legends Buffalo Tom. It’s the first new song off the upcoming album, Quiet and Peace, which will be released on March 2nd, 2018 via Scrawny/Schoolkids Records. We’ve been waiting for new music from the trio for six long years, and if the first single is any indication of what is to come next spring then we are in for quiet a treat. It should come as no surprise how excited I am for the release of…

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Song of the Week | The Academic – Why Can’t We Be Friends?

Photo credit: Sam Hiscox The latest edition in the WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight focuses on the fantastic new single, ” What Can’t We Be Friends?,” from Irish band The Academic. The quartet broke into the music scene earlier this year with their stellar sing-along anthem, “Bear Claws,” and are getting ready to release their highly anticipated debut album, Tales From The Backseat, which will be out January 12th, 2018. The Academic have spent the past two years circling the globe on tour, shaping their sound and honing their stage presence, and are totally ready…

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Song of the Week | BLND TGR – Heartbreaker

This week’s WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is on the fantastic new single, “Heartbreaker,” from Brooklyn trio BLND TGR. The track is the 2nd song released from the band’s forthcoming debut EP due out January 2018. There is not much currently known about the mysterious band that formed earlier in 2017, releasing their debut single, “Lock N Load,” just a few months ago, but the buzz on the electronic-pop three-piece is already in full swing and I am super excited to jump on the BLND TGR train to help spread the word to WMFO and Music…

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Song of the Week | Fiona Silver – Here Comes The Fall

The WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” is back and the spotlight is sharply focused on the stunning new single, “Here Comes The Fall,” from New York City musician Fiona Silver. It’s her newest single which follows on the heels of her stellar 2017 debut album, Little Thunder, released on June 23rd. Silver has been crafting her style for a number of years and making her mark on the New York music scene with her ability to blend bluesy sounds with a rock n’ roll finesse and pop sensibilities. She’s also an accomplished ukulele player as can be heard in her single, “Tonight,”…

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Song of the Week | Langhorne Slim – Life Is Confusing

Photo Credit: Harvey Robinson The WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is focused this time on the beautiful new single from Langhorne Slim titled, “Life Is Confusing”. The musician was born Sean Scolnick and took his stage name from his hometown in Pennsylvania. He’s been crafting his distinct style of Americana for almost two decades, combining elements of folk with country, chamber-pop and punk, to create a sound that is truly original and defies any of our attempts at musical categorization, which makes Langhorne an artistic force to be reckoned with. “Life Is Confusing” is off the now Nashville-based…

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Song of the Week | Lydia Loveless – Boy Crazy

This week’s WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight shines on the fantastic track, “Boy Crazy,” from Columbus, Ohio musician Lydia Loveless. It’s the latest single from the brand new album, Boy Crazy and Single(s), released October 13th via Bloodshot Records. The new album is a collection of singles, rarities, and covers from throughout the artist’s career and includes all the tracks on her out of print 5-song EP, Boy Crazy, which was a limited edition DC-EP released back in 2014. Loveless is a talented singer-songwriter whose career began back in 2004 when her family formed a new wave pop band…

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Song of the Week | Mammút – The Moon Will Never Turn On Me

The latest edition of the WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is focused on Reykjavik today as this year’s Iceland Airwaves gets underway and all of the country’s musical talent is on full display for five glorious days. Today’s selection is the amazing song, “The Moon Will Never Turn On Me,” from Reykjavik’s Mammút. It is off their brilliant new album, Kinder Versions, released this summer on Bella Union. The five-piece formed as Mammút in 2004 and quickly gained an audience in their home country after winning Músiktilraunir, which is the Icelandic battle of the bands, that very…

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