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Photos | Hiss Golden Messenger @ The Sinclair

There’s something about a group of incredible musicians—who also happen to be incredible friends—that can change not only your mood, but your outlook on the world around you. As we near Christmas and this peaceful, joyous time that stresses most of us the fuck out, I can’t emphasize enough how badly needed the Hiss Golden Messenger show at The Sinclair really was. HGM—always lead by MC Taylor—takes many forms, but the collective that took to the stage this past Monday was something special. You could feel it not only in the crowd, but from the energy being emitted from those…

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Song of the Week | Wet Dreams – Bad Boy

Photo credit: Nick Malte The latest edition in the WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight shines once again on the wonderful country of Norway and this time focuses on Oslo quartet Wet Dreams. Their kick-ass new single, “Bad Boy,” is from the band’s upcoming debut self-titled album which will be released on March 29th via Black Pop Records. Wet Dreams is a project started in 2015 by Sebastian Ulstad Olsen frontman of Death By Unga Bunga when he found himself with a few songs that felt out of place in his current band. Gathering Eimund Aadahl…

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#HotTakes | Week of 12.10.2018

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Warranty // Meat Puppets Fool Moon // Anteros Lonely Town // VULFPECK (feat. Theo Katzman) Better Now // Butch Walker Heart is Healing // Martha not healthy anymore // Cale Tyson

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The Music Savage Best of 2018 Show | 12.14.2018

It’s The Music Savage “Best of 2018” Show where I fill your ears full of songs from my favorite albums and EPs of the year! So much music… so little time. Turn it up loud and enjoy some super great songs. Playlist: The Americans – Mary-Elaine Jenkins Hold Still – Mary-Elaine Jenkins Summer’s End – John Prine Knockin’ On Your Screen Door – John Prine Future Me Hates Me – The Beths Whatever – The Beths Good as Gold – Sarah Shook & The Disarmers Lesson – Sarah Shook & The Disarmers Hold Up – Floco Torres Bounce Back Like…

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2018 | Ryan’s Top Albums & EPs of the Year

As I was putting this list of my most favorites in all of music I kept saying to myself “Isn’t pretty much every song you post about, and every album you listen to, and every song you play on The Music Savage Show your favorite?” And I answered myself “Well yes Ryan, yes you are right that every song IS in fact my favorite song and every album I spend time with is my favorite album!” With that said to myself the need to put a selection of favorites into list form at the end of any year runs strong…

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#HotTakes | Week of 12.03.2018

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Love is a Beautiful Thing // VULFPECK (feat. Theo Katzman & Monica Martin) Nicole // Crane Like The Bird (feat. Ben Bridwell) Fiend // Brick + Mortar Where We Stand // The Burney Sisters Lose My Mind // The Wild Reeds Tug Of War // Calva Louise It’s Horrible!! // Kidlat The Truth // Phil Cook Stranger’s Bed // Glorietta Homeboy // Susto You Don’t Love Me // Wilderado Saying Goodbye // J.S. Ondara

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The Music Savage Show | 12.07.2018

On my new show I start you off with some spacey tunes, honor the life of legendary musician Pete Shelley frontman of punk rock pioneers Buzzcocks, highlight a few of the amazing bands nominated for the 2018 Boston Music Awards, give you the new Song of the Week, “Everlastingly Yours,” from UK quartet Piroshka, play some songs from bands currently on tour and stopping in the Boston area over the next few days, and hit you with some super hot tracks from our latest #Hottakes post. Enjoy! Playlist: Hey Man – Spacemen 3 Ladies And Gentlemen We Are Floating In…

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Song of the Week | Piroshka – Everlastingly Yours

Photo credit: Neil Stewart The new WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight shines down once again on the UK and focuses on the smashing new single, “Everlastingly Yours,” from the newly formed quartet Piroshka. The track will be on their highly anticipated debut album, Brickbat, out February 15th via Bella Union Now this band may be new but the members involved bring a hefty amount of Britpop firepower to the table. Piroshka are former Lush vocalist/guitarist Miki Berenyi, former Elastica drummer Justin Welch, Modern English bassist Mick Conroy, and former Moose guitarist KJ “Moose” McKillop. Welch was…

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Mixtape | November 2018

We’re 11 months down in 2018, and yet another mixtape here to soothe your need for the month of December. I’m stoked on this months mixtape, lots of good stuff from all over the sonic landscape. Take a listen, follow the playlist, and share it with your friends.

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