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The Music Savage Show | 05.03.2019

The Music Savage Show…60% of the time, it works every time. On the new show I pay tribute to Adam Yauch aka MCA with a few Beastie Boys tunes, throw the spotlight on some amazing records that just turned thirty years old, say happy birthday to The Red-Headed Stranger with a few Willie Nelson songs and covers, highlight the brilliant and beautiful Song of the Week, “Firesmoke,” from UK artist Kate Tempest, hit you with some fine tunes from albums out today May 3rd, give you a taste of our new #Hottakes post… and much more! Playlist: Wildcat – RatatatCalling…

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Song of the Week | Kate Tempest – Firesmoke

The new WMFO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight shines brightly on the beautiful new single, “Firesmoke,” from Kate Tempest . The track is the first taste of music off what will undoubtably be one of my favorite albums of the year, The Book of Traps and Lessons, out June 14th via American Recordings/Republic Records. Kate Tempest is not only an incredible hip-hop musician. She is also an award winning poet who was named “Next Generation Poet” by the Poetry Book Society (an accolade handed out once every decade), an acclaimed playwright with three plays currently to…

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The Music Savage Show | 04.26.2019

This latest Music Savage Show starts off highlighting fantastic covers of songs from one of my favorite movies, gives you a good dose of rock-a-billy via Roy Orbison and musicians he has influenced, hits you with songs from a few bands and musicians currently on tour and stopping in the Boston area over the next few days, spotlights the charming new Song of the Week, “End of the World” from UK musician Lucy Spraggan, plays you tracks from some incredible albums out today April 26th, and heats you up with some tunes from our new #Hottakes post. Playlist: Wild World…

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Song of the Week | Lucy Spraggan – End Of The World

The new WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” shines down on the amazing song, “End Of The World,” from English musician Lucy Spraggan. It’s the latest single from her upcoming fifth studio album, Today Was A Good Day,” out May 3rd via Cooking Vinyl. Spraggan’s musical career started as a performer at open-mic nights across England. It took off after performing her song, “Last Night (Beer Fear), on UK’s The X Factor, which helped her self-release her debut album, Now she is the only X Factor contestant ever to be asked to play Glastonbury…not once but twice! That…

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The Music Savage Show | 04.19.2019

My new Music Savage Show kicks into gear with some songs the Monty Python gang would approve of, celebrates albums and bands and musicians and a venue with big anniversaries and/or birthdays, plays you songs from some amazing new albums out today April 19th, spins the brilliant new Song of the Week, “Human (Heart),” from London-based musician/producer Grace Gillespie, highlights a bunch of tunes from bands and musicians currently on tour and stopping in the Boston area over the next few days, and leaves you with terrific tunes from our #Hottakes post. Playlist: Dear God – XTCHere’s Your Future –…

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Song of the Week | Grace Gillespie – Human (Heart)

This week’s WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is on the wonderful new single, “Human (Heart),” from London-based artist and producer Grace Gillespie. The track was released digitally on April 12th and physically on a James Morrison-curated vinyl release by Richer Unsigned on April 13th for Record Store Day. Gillespie released her debut singles “Restoration” and “Everything (Nothing)” in March 2018 via Kaleidoscope and swiftly caught the attention of music fans across the UK. Her song-writing and composition style blends folk traditions seamlessly together with a psych-pop vibe wrapped effortlessly around intriguing harmonies. It’s quite an…

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The Music Savage Show | 04.12.2019

The new Music Savage Show is dedicated to everyone running in the 2019 Boston Marathon on April 15th! If you’re taking on that 26.2 mile challenge then YOU are a rock star. I start things off with running themed numbers to get you going, give you some fantastic tunes from bands and musicians currently on tour and stopping in the Boston area over the next few days, spin the the stellar new Song of the Week, “Oh You Are Not Well,” from UK musician Chloe Foy, play you songs from a few some super new albums out today April 12th,…

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Song of the Week | Chloe Foy – Oh You Are Not Well

The WFMO X Music Savage Show “Song of the Week” spotlight is once again aimed at the UK and this week it shines directly on musician Chloe Foy with the release of her stellar new single, “Oh You Are Not Well.” Foy discovered her love of music early on in her hometown of Gloucestershire and would go on to attend the Gloucester Academy of Music where she became a classically trained pianist and cellist. You can hear just how that training was utilized listening to her first single, “I’ve Got a Feeling,” released in 2012. 2016 saw the release of…

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The Music Savage Show | 04.05.2019

It’s The Music Savage Show 3rd Birthday Extravaganza and I have a plethora of pinatas in song form for all of you fine folks! I celebrate the very first show way back in 2016 by playing the same bands I started it all with on the radio! I also play you some fantastic tunes from bands and musicians currently on tour and stopping in the Boston area over the next few days, present you with the excellent new Song of the Week, “The Great Deceiver,” from UK band Saltwater Sun, highlight a few incredible new albums out today April 5th,…

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