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#HotTakes | Week of 08.17.20

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Wasted // Tomberlin Take Hold Of Me // Ane Brun Double Denim Hop // Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard Wringer // Lydia Loveless Whiskey Dick // Hayley Thompson-King High & Mighty // Colter Wall I Should Go // James Vincent McMorrow Hurt // Arlo Parks Your God’s Within // Grace Gillespie She’s A Rainbow // Molly Tuttle

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The Music Savage Show | 08.21.2020

The Music Savage Show · Two Dollars On the new show we’ll celebrate in song the 35th anniversary of the great comedy classic Better Off Dead with a set about getting your two dollars! You’ll also hear some excellent tunes from a few albums out this week, get a taste of the new Album of the Week selection, say happy birthday to Joe Strummer, heat it up with the hottest Hottakes, and so much more music!! Playlist: Small Bill$ – Regina SpektorMoney – Caroline RoseCash – Teddi GoldPaid In Full – Eric B. & RakimLoose Change – Royal Blood Calamity…

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#HotTakes | Week of 08.10.20

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Cope Trip // Wilderman That Early Love // Natalie Schlabs Cure Is You // The Nude Party Blurred Visions // Chemtrails Little Raptures // Zaliza Five and Dime // Hazel English Home Again // Delta Spirit A Rat Without A Tale // Daniel Romano’s Outfit Hello Hello Hello (Live) // Remi Wolf

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The Music Savage Show | 08.14.2020

The Music Savage Show · As If Be a total Betty and give the new show a listen! I start the fun off celebrating the 25th anniversary of Clueless with a set of tunes from the terrific soundtrack! You’ll also hear outstanding songs from some of my favorite live acts, check out the title-track off the stellar new Album of the Week, “Pick It Up,” from Toronto band Fast Romantics, heat things up with a few smoking hot #Hottakes, and a whole lot more. Oh my god I am totally buggin’ Playlist: Kids in America – The MuffsFake Plastic Trees…

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Album of the Week | Fast Romantics – Pick It Up

Fast Romantics · Pick It Up It’s time for a new “Album of the Week” my friends and this time I have selected, Pick It Up, from Toronto band The Fast Romantics, released August 7th via Postwar Records. This outstanding record is the band’s fourth full-length album and their first new music in three years. The album took shape in California before the pandemic and was completely formed back in Canada under quarantine. Each member contributing via email and video calls to create a cohesive collection of songs that speak on the world we live we find ourselves in and…

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#HotTakes | Week of 08.03.20

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Black Muddy River // Glenn Thomas Palace Flophouse Records · Glenn Thomas – Black Muddy River Old Habits // Jenny O. Lights Out // Deep Sea Diver Last of the Loving // Coco Strange Overtones // Whitney Keeper // Baker Grace Baker Grace · Keeper Sometimes Darkness / Railroad / Sometimes Darkness Reprise // Skyway Man (God Damn!) What I Am // Naked Giants Paper Boat // Imogen Clark Can I Speak to a Manager? // The Clockworks Paper Thin Walls // Terra Lightfoot Somewhere // Cold…

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The Music Savage Show | 08.07.2020

The Music Savage Show · But What Am I? I know you are, but what am I? The new show starts off with a set of songs inspired by the cinematic masterpiece Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure released 35 years ago on August 9th, 1985! You’ll also hear a set of songs celebrating the birth of hip-hop, a bunch of amazing tunes from birthday girl Kristin Hersh, listen to an excellent tune from the new Album of the Week, fire it up with two sets of smokin’ hot #Hottakes, and so much more! Playlist: Bicycle Race – Queen Tequila – The ChampsBig…

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Album of the Week | Madeline Kenney – Sucker’s Lunch

Carpark Records · Madeline Kenney – White Window Light The new “Album of the Week” spotlight shines down on, Sucker’s Lunch, from Oakland musician Madeline Kenney, released July 31sh via Carpark Records. This stunner of record is her third and was co-produced by Jenn Wasner and Andy Stack of the band Wye Oak. Together the three have created a collection of songs that perfectly captures Kenney’s incredible vocals and outstanding guitar playing. Of the album, Kenney shares, “I’m not interested in something easy or immediately apparent. My experience writing these songs wasn’t easy, it was painful and difficult. I was…

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#HotTakes | Week of 07.27.20

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Plenty of Time // Killer Whale Love Blind // Jon Reynolds Jon Reynolds · Love Blind Summer Love // Muzz Wunday (Crazy After Dark) // Ron Gallo Ten Girls // Circe Jazz Life · Circe – Ten Girls Positive Push // Luka Kuplowsky Mandrake Handshake // Mandragora Olympia, WA // Molly Tuttle Revolution is the New Normal // Floco Torres Spanish Bombs // Hinds

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