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Dan Blakeslee & The Calabash Club | Christmasland Jubilee

Christmasland Jubilee by Dan Blakeslee ‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse, the stockings were hung by the chimney with care, in hopes that Dan Blakeslee & The Calabash Club soon would be there! Dan Blakeslee has long been a staple of the New England art scene and it just wouldn’t be the holidays without the merriest of all of Santa’s helpers gifting us the most holly jolliest music this side of the North Pole. Earlier this month he and the band released their brand new holiday album…

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#HotTakes | Week of 12.14.20

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Talking To The Sky // Matt Mays Soft Spot // Claud 2020 // Fiona Silver Fiona Silver · 2020 Redemption // Nathaniel Rateliff December // Willa Amai Trendsetter // Test Patterns I’ve Had Enough // Stephen Kellogg Stephen Kellogg Music · I’ve Had Enough

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The Music Savage Show | 12.18.2020

The Music Savage Show · You’ll Shoot Your Eye Out It’s the 2020 Music Savage Holiday-Celebrate Show! In the first hour I stuff those stockings with a ho-ho-whole bunch of indie, funk, soul, & hip-hop songs to get you into the spirit of the season. I’ll also play you outstanding tunes from a few bands on the Chicago label Diversion Records, highlight a bunch of my favorite #Hottakes of the year, and so much more. May your holidays be full of amazing music! Playlist: Santa, Keep It Down – Bikini SleepoverThe List – Ha Ha TonkaChristmas (Baby, Please Come Home)…

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#HotTakes | Week of 12.07.20

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Automatic Love // Lo Talker Wishful Drinking // Tessa Violet Dead Man’s Hand // Bad Flamingo Bad Flamingo · Dead Man’s Hand Same Place Again // Patricia Lalor baby jesus is nobody’s baby now // julia jacklin MIRROR // Coco Reilly (ft. Erin Rae) pop the placebo // Elizabeth and the Catapult Vanilla (Stairwell Version) // Holly Humberstone Delightfully Devilish // LadyCouch Lonesome Times // Langhorne Slim two queens in a king sized bed // girl in red Computer of Love // Aaron Lee Tasjan There’s No…

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The Music Savage Show | 12.11.2020

The Music Savage Show · Not Taking What They’re Giving Today’s show celebrates the working women and men just trying to get through the nine to five and kicks off with a set based on the 40th anniversary of 9 to 5! You’ll also hear great songs from a few albums that turned 40 in 2020, discover a new favorite band on the Vancouver label Mint Records set, hear some outstanding new releases, warm your soul with some spicy #Hottakes, and a whole lot more new and classic tunes! Playlist: 9 to 5 – Dolly PartonSixteen Tons – Tennessee Ernie…

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#HotTakes | Week of 11.30.20

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Who Are You // Diet Cig Slow Dancing // Aly & AJ The Let Go // Elle King Creatures // Viagra Boys Warrior // Raye Zaragoza Good Girls (Don’t Get Used) // Beach Bunny Disco Man // Remi Wolf Maybe in Time // Lydia Luce Panic Attack // Langhorne Slim That’s All You Got (feat. Robert Levon Been) // Night Beats Hundred Dollar Day // Tokyo Police Club Thought Bubbles // Teddi Gold

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The Music Savage Show | 12.04.2020

The Music Savage Show · A Cut Above On the new broadcast I cut it up with a sharp set of tunes based on the 30th anniversary of Edward Scissorhands! I’ll follow that up with a bunch of songs from great albums that turned 30 in 2020, tell you about some cool bands on the label Bargain Bin Records out of Australia, play you some of my favorite Bandcamp purchases for Bandcamp Friday, introduce you to some new releases, heat things up with the latest #Hottakes, and so much more! Playlist: Scissor Man – XTCCut Your Hair – PavementJanglin –…

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#HotTakes | Week of 11.23.20

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Sunday Women // Aaron Lee Tasjan Brother! // Boulevards Back Into My Body // Slow Dress Heavy Rain // Desolation Horse Feeling Fine // SKIA Jack of Fools // Spencer Cullum’s Coin Collection Sky Is Falling // Talkboy Headlights // MTMBO Caroline // Arlo Parks Houdini // Jade Bird Daisy // Josiah and the Bonnevilles Don’t Let the Horns Fool You // Floco Torres and ZOD1AC Souvenirs // Andrew Bird

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The Music Savage Show | 11.27.2020

The Music Savage Show · Turbo Tunes If you like amazing deals have I got one for you! Two hours of new and classic tunes streamed from your device right to your ears…for free!! You’re not going to find a better black Friday deal for sure. On this show I celebrate the birth of Björk Guðmundsdóttir, highlight a few bands/musicians on the fantastic Brooklyn-based record label Declared Goods, play a set of terrific covers, light a fire with some hot #Hottakes, and so much more!  Playlist: Rockin’ Shopping Center – Jonathan Richman & The Modern LoversSprawl II (Mountains Beyond Moutains)…

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