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Song of the Week | The Lowest Pair – Wild Animals

Photo Credit: Sarah Kathryn Wainwright This week’s WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is brightly focused on the incredible new single, “Wild Animals,” from Olympia/Minneapolis duo The Lowest Pair. The band officially formed in 2013 and have recorded and released four albums of original songs and one covers album over the years. The Lowest Pair is Kendl Winter and Palmer T. Lee, both of whom had made names for themselves in the folk music scene for quite a while before their paths crossed while performing at festivals across the midwest. Winter had released three solo albums…

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Song of the Week | Luka Kuplowsky – Anew Day

Photo credit: Melissa Richards This week’s WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is once again focused on the wonderful city of Toronto and shines down brightly on the fantastic cover of Mary Margaret O’Hara’s, “Anew Day,” from Canadian musician Luka Kuplowsky. The track features Bahamas’ Felicity Williams and is off the upcoming EP, Judee Justin Arthur Mary, out April 24th via Mama Bird Recording Co. Luka speaks to the song saying; “When I sing Mary Margaret O’Hara’s “Anew Day”, I feel directly channeled to the joy and sorrow embedded in the music and lyrics. The first…

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Song of the Week | Fenne Lily – Hypochondriac

Photo Credit: Nicole Loucaides The latest edition in the WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight shines on the beautiful new single, “ Hypochondriac,” from the UK’s Fenne Lily. This is the second time we have focused on the Bristol-based musician. Almost two years ago to the day Lily was featured as a SOTW for the wonderful single “On Hold” “Hypochondriac” is the first new music since her brilliant debut album, On Hold, which was self released on April 6th, 2018. Speaking about the track Lily states “The song’s theme was realized immediately; pressure to feel enough but…

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Song of the Week | Stars and Rabbit – Little Mischievous

Photo credit: Robby Suha The latest edition in the WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight focuses for the first time on the Indonesian island of Java and shines down brightly on the super-cool duo Stars and Rabbit. The single, “Little Mischievous,” is off their latest album, Rainbow Isle, released February 26th via Green Island Music. Stars and Rabbit are Elda Suryani and Didit Saad. The musicians joined forces in 2011 and have been making a name for themselves in the Indonesian music scene by combining their love of indie rock perfectly together with the island’s style…

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Song of the Week | Zophy Ohr – We Are Gold

The latest WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight shines down on the UK once again and this time focuses on the wonderful debut single “We Are Gold” from London-based Zophy Ohr, the stage name of Peruvian singer, songwriter, and actress Alessandra Morris. She left Peru to pursue a professional career as a singer/songwriter in England, where she began playing open mics around London, studied music and earned an MA in Music Business. The moment I pressed play on this one I was dancing along to the incredible beat pulsing from my speakers. Ohr has amazing way…

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Song of the Week | MariaElena – Es De Fantasía

The new WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” shines brightly down on Kansas and focuses sharply on the incredible song, “Es De Fantasía,” from Wichita-based project MariaElena. It’s the first song and title track off her sophomore album released November 2019. Music has long been a part of Maria Elena’s life and she has been writing and releasing songs, either in bands or on her own, for many years. She formed a band called The Great Plains while living in Beijing and upon returning home formed a jazz-infused folk band called El Cuco. In 2018 Elena and…

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Song of The Week | False Heads – Rabbit Hole

The WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is focused sharply on the UK and for the fourth time shines down on East London trio False Heads. Today I highlight the amazing new single, “Rabbit Hole,” off their upcoming debut full-length album, It’s All There But You’re Dreaming, out March 13th. We have been following the band for just about five years now and it has been so much fun to watch their rise into the punk-rock stratosphere. The new song is just another taste of the ass-kicking music you can expect from a band that has…

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Song of the Week | Stella and the Very Messed – In Past Tense

This week’s WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is on the wonderful single, “In Past Tense,” from Stella and the Very Messed. The track is off the Austin, TX band’s debut album, On Fences, out now. Stella and the Very Messed was created by Stella Maxwell (vocals) and Dave Hawkins (bass/guitar/synth), former members of one of my favorite bands Cruiserweight. Although they disbanded a few years back both bandmates knew they had a creative connection that needed to live on. They recruited two incredible musicians Chris Nine (vocals, guitars, keyboards) and Donnie Adkinson (drums), and together…

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Song of the Week | Sarah Morris – I’m A Wreck

The WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” feature is back for 2020 and ready for a new year of amazing gems to share with y’all! Super excited to let the first spotlight of the year shine down on the stunning song, “I’m A Wreck,” from Minnesota musician Sarah Morris. The song is the first single released off her upcoming new album, All Mine, out February 21st. After graduating from Lawrence University Conservatory of Music, Sarah moved to Nashville to kick her music career into gear. In March of 2012 she released her debut full-length album, Lonely or…

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