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Song of the Week | Saltwater Sun – The Great Deceiver

This week’s WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight focuses on the UK and shines brightly on the fantastic single “The Great Deceiver” from Reading band Saltwater Sun. It’s the title-track off their highly anticipated new EP out Friday, April 5th. Saltwater Sun is Jen Stearnes (vocals), Joel Neale (guitar), Dan Kingham (guitar), Rob Carter (bass) and Ben Chandler (drums). The five-piece released their debut EP, Wild, in 2015 and quickly found an audience thanks to powerfully emotional lyrics and super catchy guitar hooks. The new track, “The Great Deceiver,” is a three minute power-pop anthem on…

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The Music Savage Show | 03.29.2019

The latest and greatest show starts off with a few “Some Like It Hot” inspired tunes in celebration of the classic film’s 60th anniversary, plays ya some outstanding songs from bands and musicians currently on tour and stopping in the Boston area over the next few days, highlights the new Song of the Week, “Like A Child Does,” from the fabulous Diane Coffee, tells you about some stellar new albums out today March 29th, and last but certainly not least lets you in on a few tracks from our #Hottakes post. It’s sugar and music and everything nice! Playlist: Hot…

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Song of the Week | Diane Coffee – Like A Child Does

Photo credit: Alexa Viscius The new WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” is brightly focused on the stellar new single, “Like A Child Does,” from southern California musician Diane Coffee. It’s the second single from his forthcoming third album, Internet Arms, out April 19 on Polyvinyl. Diane Coffee is the dazzling glam-rock persona of the multi-talented artist Shaun Fleming. The former Foxygen drummer started to craft his new presence while on tour with the band and pretty much wrote and recorded the debut album, My Friend Fish, while on the road. It was released in 2013 and…

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The Music Savage Show | 03.22.2019

On my new show I start you off with some spellbinding tunes, honor the amazing work of legendary hip-hop trio De La Soul on the 30th anniversary of their debut album “Three Feet High and Rising,” play some great songs from bands currently on tour and stopping in the Boston area over the next few days, highlight the new Song of the Week, “Shapeshift,” from Australian five-piece The Florets (as well as play a few other great bands on the Diet Cokes and Smokes PR roster),let you know about some great albums out today March 22nd, and finally hit you…

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Song of the Week | The Florets – Shapeshift

The latest edition of the WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight shines down on Australia and focuses on Melbourne’s The Florets. The wonderful new song, “Shapeshift,” is the band’s third single and follows, “Just Coast,” released in November and their debut, “Sleep,” which introduced the world to the five-piece last July. Forming in 2018 the Florets are Nick Mitty(Vocals/Guitar), Joshua Dawes(Bass), Kimbo Star(Keys), Alec Cimera(drums), & Amitay Moody(Guitar). Known for their energetic live shows the band has begun to build a strong fanbase within the Melbourne music scene and are currently preparing to release their debut…

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The Music Savage Show | 03.15.2019

The new show karate chops you with so many incredible tunes you’ll feel like crane-kicking the day in the face! I play some songs from some amazing musicians celebrating birthdays today, highlight the soulful new Song of the Week “Long Way Home” from Indiana’s Durand Jones & The Indications, celebrate the music of Ireland with some of my favorite songs from Irish bands/musicians, and last but not least play you a few incredible selections from our weekly #Hottakes post. Playlist: Hotwax – Beck Shapes – The Long Winters Kung Fu – Ash Astro – The White Stripes U.N.I. – Mating…

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Song of the Week | Durand Jones & The Indications – Long Way Home

Photo credit: Rosie Cohe The latest WFMO & Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is focused on the fantastic new single “Long Way Home” from Bloomington, IN band Durand Jones & The Indications. The hip-swaying song is off their sophomore album, American Love Call, released March 1st, 2019 via Dead Oceans/Colemine Records. The band are Durand Jones (vocals), Aaron Frazer (vocals/drums), Blake Rhein (guitars), Kyle Houpt (bass), and Steve Okonski (keys), five friends who met while studying at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. The Indications’ self-titled debut album was released in 2016 and the band hit the road…

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The Music Savage Show | 03.08.2019

Today’s show celebrates International Women’s Day (which just so happens to be today March 8th )so I play two full hours of songs from amazing female musicians! I give you some great songs from a few albums released on new music Friday, highlight the rockin’ new Song of the Week “I Wanna Keep Yr Dog” from L.A.s illuminati hotties, and as always leave you with a few fantastic tracks from our #Hottakes post. The Future Is Female… and it’s already here!. Playlist: Heads Will Role – Yeah Yeah Yeahs Men Explain Things To Me – Tacocat #1 Must Have –…

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The Music Savage Show | 03.01.2019

The new Music Savage Show hits you with a kick-punch-jab combo of great tunes celebrating the 40th anniversary of The Warriors, I play some terrific title-tracks from some pretty terrific albums, give you some brand new songs from some brand new albums out today Friday March 1st, highlight the pulsing new Song of the Week “Bring Your Alibi” from London-based musician/producer HEZEN, jump up and down with some favorite power-pop-punk bands, and as always leave you with some of the hottest tracks from our weekly #Hottakes post. Pass it around!! Playlist: Preach – The Digs New Kid – Ex Hex…

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