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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 05.14.2018

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Bikini // Caroline Rose Chance // Floco Torres Asshole// Ruston Kelly The Duffler // Fantastic Negrito Geyser // Mitski Records // The Nude Party Breakthrough #DTownHump // Medicine Man Revival (feat. The Texas Gentlemen and RC & The Gritz) You And Me // Durand Jones & The Indications

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Song of the Week | Floco Torres – Hold Up

The new WMFO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight shines brightly on the incredible new single from Floco Torres titled, “Hold Up,” which will be on his new full-length album due out later this year. This is the second time we have focused on the Akron-based musician for good reason. Torres is a hard-working, hard-hitting musician who recently relocated to Akron, Ohio where he works for the local arts and culture magazine, The Devil Strip, while continuing to cement his place in hip-hop history. The single, “Hold Up,” is a lyrically masterful ass-whoopin’ on the two-faced people in the industry who offer…

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#HotTakes | Week of 03.19.2018

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. This Town // Balkan Beat Box Lake Steel Oil // Basement Revolver Upcoming Boston area show: Sunday, April 8 @ The Sincliar Hold Up // Floco Torres Jean Is Gone // L.A. Salami Upcoming Boston area show: Tuesday, April 3 @ The Red Room at Cafe 939 I Should Know Better // Aubrey Haddard Upcoming Boston area show: Sunday, March 25 @ State Park Plastic Hamburgers // Fantastic Negrito Passing Clouds // Hiss Golden Messenger Upcoming Boston area show: Tuesday, May 8 @ House of Blues Smith…

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2017 | Ryan D’s Top Albums & EPs of the Year

Once again it has been one hell of a year! And once again I mean that in the absolute best and absolute worst of ways for 2017. When everything around us fell apart we had some AMAZING music to help see us through it all. There were so many top-notch albums and EPs released in 2017 which made the year more tolerable than it otherwise should have been. When all else fails at least we have music! These albums and EPs listed below are highlights in a standout crowd of bands and musicians that made it yet another great year for music lovers…

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#HotTakes | Week of 12.04.17

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Voltron (feat Goodie Supreme & Billie Slum) // Floco Torres All Be Gone // Buffalo Tom Upcoming Boston Area Show: Friday, April 20 @ Paradise Rock Club Akira Kurosawa // Ben Miller Band Empty Arms // Caleb Caudle The Rager // Kyle Craft The Boy // Shannon & the Clams Smoke and Mirrors (4-Track Version) // Butch Walker Cape Cod Winter Blues // G. Love & Special Sauce

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#HotTakes | Week of 11.06.17

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Juice // Chromeo Woe Is Meee // Ghostpoet Thoughts // Floco Torres Heartbreak Junky // Kyle Craft Sorry Not Everybody Is You // Ron Gallo Upcoming Boston Area Show: November 17 @ Once Ballroom (with Naked Giants supporting) Slip Back // The Marcus King Band Bless My Soul // Anna Nalick Ern & Zorry’s Sneakin’ Bitin’ Dog // Dori Freeman

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Mixtape | June 2017

Halfway through the year, and still on a roll with such great, fresh music coming out each month. This month’s mixtape is super exciting as always, there’s a great variety of music that I’m excited about. High on my list is Son Little’s Blue Magic, which I haven’t been able to put down. I Hope you dig our mix, and please as always let us know what songs should have been on the mix.

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Song of the Week | Floco Torres – You!

Photo credit: Brandon Everett Thompson The new WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight shines brightly on the brilliant new single, “You!,” from Ohio based hip-hop artist Floco Torres. It’s the first song from the musician’s upcoming EP, again, which he will be self-releasing July 7th. Torres is a New Jersey native whose career took off after moving to Macon, Georgia where he was supposed to begin an internship for a record label. Upon arrival he discovered that the internship was no longer available so he did what any talented emcee would do when facing unexpected adversity,…

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