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#HotTakes | Week of 02.03.2020

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Beaten Down // Sharon Van Etten Upcoming Boston Area Show: Friday, May 22nd @ Boston Calling Festival End Of My Rope // Pokey LaFarge Upcoming Boston Area Show: Thursday, June 18th @ The Sinclair Don’t Think I’m Leaving Without You // Tommy Down Petty Crime // Vundabar Upcoming Boston Area Show: Friday, April 24th @ Paradise Rock Club Blue Jean Baby // Cayley Thomas Steady // Poliça Upcoming Boston Area Show: Wednesday, March 25th @ Brighton Music Hall Shangri-La // EOB Me, You and a Dog //…

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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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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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Mixtape | May 2017

I’m super excited to put this mixtape out, May was a super fun month of music, from a bunch of bands I have previously loved, and a lot lot lot of new bands putting out really fresh stuff. So if you are interested in a mix that spans Dale Watson to Carly Rae Jepsen, this is the one for you. 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 | Pokey LaFarge – Better Man Than Me

Photo credit: Nate Burrell The latest WFMO & Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is focused on the fantastic new single “Better Man Than Me” from St. Louis musician Pokey LaFarge. The hip-shaking song is from his highly anticipated new album, Manic Revelations, out May 19th via Rounder Records and is now available for pre-order. This is his eighth studio release (the second for Rounder) and the new album’s title refers to the state of mind artists find themselves in during the creation process. LaFarge debuted his song-writing talent to the world in 2006 with his self-released solo record, Marmalade. In 2009 the songwriter…

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Hot Takes | Week of 05.01.17

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Do You Need Me Near // Mat Hunsley Lady Brain // The Harmaleighs Cardinal // Mt. Joy Drive Me Home // Adult Mom Better Man Than Me // Pokey LaFarge Turncoat // Pickwick Number One Number One // Portugal. The Man (feat. Richie Havens & Son Little) Please // Josiah & The Bonnevilles

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Mixtape | March 2017

Another great month of music, almost too much of it, to keep the format of 40 songs from the month I ended up pulling a few favorites. But there are some great songs in here, and I know I will continue to come back to this mixtape as the year goes along. I’ve had a ton of fun putting this together, and hope you enjoy.

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Photos + Review | Pokey LaFarge + Caroline Rose @ The Sinclair

Photos by Boston Concert Photography It was about the point when I noticed the gigantic bottle of whiskey on stage that I knew where this night was going to go. But I’m getting ahead of myself. Let’s start from the beginning. Last Thursday night, at The Sinclair, I was lucky enough to see one of my favorites, Caroline Rose, share a bill with the inimitable Pokey LaFarge. I know other members of the team here were well familiar with him and loved him already, but I was a newcomer. And now I am a convert. But I’m getting ahead of…

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