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#HotTakes | Week of 01.20.2020

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Fuck Me Up // Pokey LaFarge Upcoming Boston Area Show: Thursday, June 18th @ The Sinclair Shelby Tell Me Everything // Esmé Patterson Hands Off Me // Chiiild Fire // Waxahatchee Upcoming Boston Area Show: Thursday, April 16th @ Royale Other Side Of Town // Sam Doores Upcoming Boston Area Show: Wednesday, April 22nd @ Atwood’s Tavern Signs // Jordana Bright Morning Stars (feat. Justin Vernon) // Bonny Light Horseman Upcoming Boston Area Show: Tuesday, February 11th @ The Sinclair Everything Has Changed // Best Coast Upcoming…

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The Music Savage Show | 01.24.2020

On this week’s show I kick things off with some song selections inspired by the 25th anniversary of Before Sunrise. You’ll also say happy birthday to some fine musicians celebrating this week, hear excellent tunes from just a few of the incredible releases out today Friday January 24th, get to know the new Song of the Week from Austin band Stella and the Very Messed (followed by some other choice ATX bands), set your soul on fire with blazing songs from our latest #Hottakes post, and so much more. Playlist: Sunrise – Norah JonesThe Day We Caught The Train –…

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Song of the Week | Stella and the Very Messed – In Past Tense

This week’s WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is on the wonderful single, “In Past Tense,” from Stella and the Very Messed. The track is off the Austin, TX band’s debut album, On Fences, out now. Stella and the Very Messed was created by Stella Maxwell (vocals) and Dave Hawkins (bass/guitar/synth), former members of one of my favorite bands Cruiserweight. Although they disbanded a few years back both bandmates knew they had a creative connection that needed to live on. They recruited two incredible musicians Chris Nine (vocals, guitars, keyboards) and Donnie Adkinson (drums), and together…

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#HotTakes | Week of 01.13.2020

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Need Your Love // Tennis Upcoming Area Show: Saturday, April 25th @ Royale Near Enough A Woman // otta Stone Me // Margo Price Oh the Silence // October Drift Hot Tears // Fiona Silver neve give up // Son Little Let Go // Mega Simone Real You // Tré Burt The Moon is an Ashtray // Miss Tess Upcoming Area Show: Thursday, March 19th @ Lizard Lounge My Wildest Dreams // Ron Pope Upcoming Area Show: Friday, January 17th @ The Sinclair C-Side // Khruangbin &…

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The Music Savage Show | 01.17.2020

The latest show is gonna get you movin’ and shakin’! I start things off with a few songs selections inspired by the 30th anniversary of the cult-flick Tremors. You’ll also hear some tracks from a bunch of albums turning 10, find out about a handful of amazing albums out today Friday January 17th, get to know who is on tour and stopping in the Boston area, ignite your ears with some hot new tracks from our latest #Hottakes post, and much more. Your senses will be jostled! Playlist: I’m Shakin’ – Jack WhiteEven In The Tremor – Lady LambDearly Departed…

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#HotTakes | Week of 01.06.2020

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Feel The Way I Want // Caroline Rose Upcoming Area Show: Thursday, March 26th @ The Sinclair Lonely Girl In Me // Lily Ann Teenage Headache Dreams // Mura Masa Upcoming Area Show: Sunday, May 3rd @ House of Blues Space Samba // The Orielles The Roving // Bonny Light Horseman Upcoming Area Show: Tuesday, February 11th @ The Sinclair Can’t Stand Losing You // Juliana Hatfield Upcoming Area Show: Wednesday, February 12th @ Once Ballroom And It’s Still Alright // Nathaniel Rateliff Upcoming Area Show: Tuesday,…

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The Music Savage Show | 01.10.2020

The new show kicks off in tremendous style with some big sound and celebrates a gigantic anniversary! I also play some tunes from bands/musicians with shows in the Boston area over the next few days, highlight the first Song of the Week of the new year “I’m A Wreck” from Minnesota musician Sarah Morris, let you know about some fantastic bands from Edmonton, set your ears on fire with the hot Hot HOT Takes, and so much more! Playlist: 50ft Queenie – PJ HarveyGigantic – PixiesRoad Movie To Berlin – Frank BlackBirdhouse In Your House Soul – They Might Be…

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Song of the Week | Sarah Morris – I’m A Wreck

The WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” feature is back for 2020 and ready for a new year of amazing gems to share with y’all! Super excited to let the first spotlight of the year shine down on the stunning song, “I’m A Wreck,” from Minnesota musician Sarah Morris. The song is the first single released off her upcoming new album, All Mine, out February 21st. After graduating from Lawrence University Conservatory of Music, Sarah moved to Nashville to kick her music career into gear. In March of 2012 she released her debut full-length album, Lonely or…

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The Music Savage Show | 01.03.2020

It’s the first show of the new year and I start things off celebrating space exploration in song with the space oddity. I also say happy birthday to a few incredible musicians with some of their fine tunes, pay tribute to the incredible graphic designer Vaughan Oliver, play you tracks from a couple of albums turning twenty years old in 2020, highlight some outstanding bands/musicians from Rhode Island, and last but not least take a listen to some new music from a few upcoming albums. Gather your friends around the speakers for two hours of radio fun! Playlist: Dancing Out…

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