SHOWS AND WRITING:

Charity Concert Saturday Nov 11 For Papa

Charity Concert Saturday Nov 11 For Papa

October 20, 2017

Papa died December 19, 2010. We wanted to honor him. We weren’t sure how. I put together charity concerts here in New York. I thought maybe we put on a show for him and raise money for a college scholarship in his name. Everyone agreed to try it. Papa was a High School Counselor. So … Read More

The Hip Were Canada

The Hip Were Canada

October 19, 2017

Goodbye Gord. Gord like Bowie and Cohen knew they were dying. A new solo album, “Introduce Yourself”, will be released on October 27. 23 goodbye songs. Supposedly, very personal. Last year The Hip did release “Man Machine Poem”. It was just before this release that The Tragically Hip made the announcement that frontman Gord Downie … Read More

Week 599 Full Show 10_18_17

Week 599 Full Show 10_18_17

October 18, 2017

Hello and welcome to NEXT, or hopefully, welcome back to NEXT. We try to find you a NEXT, new favorite song. If that indeed happens, please let us know. Or friends. Or neighbors. Or loved ones. Please support these bands…or we wouldn’t have bands like this around to support. Buy an album, or a ticket … Read More

Song of the Day: Weaves and Blitzen Trapper

Song of the Day: Weaves and Blitzen Trapper

October 18, 2017

This was a damn fine week for new music. There are many songs you should enjoy. Listen to them all on last week’s new music radio show, NEXT, week 598. Wednesday Song of the Day It has a brilliant 90s feel to it and if you know Chris Bro you know the 90s make Chris … Read More

r.e.m Losing My Religion

r.e.m Losing My Religion

October 17, 2017

A gentle reminder that you should listen to r.e.m. every day. The making of “Losing My Religion”. Or at least a bit. This song was un-r.e.m. and that’s the most r.e.m. thing every. It was the best selling r.e.m. song. It took me a long time to find someone that loved me. I’ve lived this … Read More

A Few RHCP Historical Moments

A Few RHCP Historical Moments

October 16, 2017

First, Happy B Day to Flea. Best know as bassist for Red Hot Chili Peppers. In 1962 Flea is born Michael Peter Balzary in Melbourne, Australia. His nickname (originally “Mike B the Flea”) comes from his manic energy, as he is always jumping around. Flea has been in a few movies. Remember this one? I … Read More

Follow us on social media.

Friends of Next

Life without friends would be a lonely place. The internet without links would also be a lonely place.

Or as a man much wiser than me once said
A man’s growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.

– Ralph Waldo Emerson

Or Maybe
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.

– Aristotle

So please visit my friends and by helping them we can grow together.