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The Music Savage Show | April 29th

The Music Savage Show · April 29th, 2022 The new show is here and it is jam packed with tons of outstanding new and classic tunes! We’ll celebrate the beginning of Stanley Cup playoffs in song, get into some outlaw country tunes, hear some new music from albums out this week, find out about bands/musicians on tour and in the Boston area, light it up with the hottest #Hottakes, and so much more! Playlist: Idioteque – RadioheadDespair – OperatorsCyaho – Molchat DomaDisorder – Joy DivisionQuarantine The Sticks – Yard Act Woo Hoo – The 5, 6, 7, 8’sSong 2 – BlurBlack Horse…

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Photos | Fruit Bats + Johanna Samuels @ The Sinclair

Sometimes a Cloud Is Just a Cloud, but a Fruit Bats concert is never just a concert. Last Thursday, a throng of music fans packed The Sinclair in Cambridge to welcome Eric D. Johnson and his bandmates back to the area. The sold-out room was smiling and bobbing from the first notes of amazingly talented opener Johanna Samuels through to the last ringing notes of the Fruit Bats’ incredibly perfect set (the closer was “Humbug Mountain” for those keeping track.) Touring behind Sometimes a Cloud Is Just a Cloud: Slow Growers, Sleeper Hits and Lost Songs—a compilation of 23 songs…

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#HotTakes | Week of 04.18.22

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. In Your Corner (for Scott Hutchison) // Dan Mangan Down // Hot Chip Little Chance // Lutalo Ain’t No Thief // Viagra Boys graves // Purity Ring One is One // Delta Spirit Summer Nights // Hazel English All Dressed Up // Abigail Lapell Bright Black // London Plane Ugly Faces // John Moreland Still Some Light // Hiss Golden Messenger Chain Reaction // Joy Downer (ft. Beck) Hideaway // John Mark Nelson (ft. Jenny Owen Youngs) Hard Working Man // Marcus King

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The Music Savage Show | April 22nd

The Music Savage Show · April 22nd, 2022 Let’s get things going with some ass-kicking loud rock n’ roll to start the latest show! Follow that up with a set of tunes from albums celebrating their 30th anniversary in April, music from the godfather of goth Robert Smith on his birthday week, songs from musicians/artists on the Secretly Canadian label, a block dedicated to my old stomping grounds of Austin, & some fiery new #Hottakes!   Playlist: Youth Group Therapy – SurfbortOh Nina – The MuffsHertz – Amyl and The SniffersSteel Sharpens Steel – Sheer MagRebel Girl – Bikini KillEverglade – L7…

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#HotTakes | Week of 04.11.22

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. 2005 // Quinn Christopherson Green As Ever // Aubrey Haddard Welcome 2 Club XIII // Drive-By Truckers Wonderment // Chastity Brown Hearts Underground // Tallies Can’t Get Right // Justin Golden The Song That Made Hank Williams Dance // Peter Rowan Moonshine // Nightlands Work Out // Rainbow Kitten Surprise WW3 // Mondo Cozmo Janie Doe // Kate Rhudy Ur Mum // Wet Leg Apple Tree Blues // Caamp Down By The Riverside // Muddy Magnolias Old Guitar (folktales) // BUNT. (ft. Josiah and the Bonnevilles) South…

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#HotTakes | Week of 04.04.22

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Cosmic Flower // Lydia Luce Book Of Our Names // Ezra Furman The Show // Shovels & Rope Street Breeze // Delicate Steve Town // Hovvdy Hope That // Mitch Davis All My Love Is Coming Back To Me // S.G. Goodman South Dakota Wild One // The Deslondes Felt // Neighbor Lady Pleasure // Seratones Narrow Line // Mama’s Broke Day Glow // False Heads

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The Music Savage Show | April 8th

The Music Savage Show · April 8th, 2022 In New England April and rain go hand in hand so I’m kicking off the show with some great rainy songs. You’ll also hear music from bands/musicians on the wonderful Daptone label, find out about some tours out on the road and stopping in your area, get the lowdown on a bunch of new music out this week, spice it up with the latest #Hottakes, and so freakin’ much more! You ready? Playlist: So. Central Rain – R.E.M.Why Does It Always Rain On Me? – TravisBottom of the Rain – Buffalo TomSaddle in…

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#HotTakes | Week of 03.28.22

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Broke Again // Joshua Hedley All The Good Times // Angel Olsen A Thousand Miles // Erika Lewis Bite My Skin // The Golden Age of TV Illuminate // MILLY Tulsa’s Last Magician // Willi Carlisle Rock Bottom // Kevin Morby Lonely beach // Miynt Forever // Phife Garden Song // The Dead Tongues Bloodline // Barrie Ain’t Killed Me Yet // Adia Victoria They Don’t Know At The Beach // Mapache Count Me Down // John Craigie Just Like Leaving (Acoustic) // Bella White Wide Open…

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The Music Savage Show | April 1st

The Music Savage Show · April 1st, 2022 Kicking off April on the good foot with the latest show! We’ll get it all moving with some classic hip-hop, followed by an excellent French excursion through sound, a set of music highlighting Bandcamp Friday, tunes from bands on tour and stopping in our area, great songs off a few great new albums, & lastly tie it all up with new #Hottakes. I am not fooling around here! Playlist: Sucker MCs (Krush-Groove 1) – Run DMCRock The Bells – LL Cool JLyte Thee MC – MC LyteWay Out – JJ FadHuman Beat Box…

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