SHOWS AND WRITING:

Song Of The Day: Ten Tonnes

Song Of The Day: Ten Tonnes

May 25, 2017

Song of the Day Awful, cold, rainy day. Time for a bit of the Power Pop. Only 19 years old. Impressive. Wishing him all the best. Remember you can hear the Song of the Day (and other great new tunes) on this week’s new music radio program NEXT. It’s week 578 (an attempt at a … Read More

Week 578 Full Show 05_24_17 A Goodbye to Chris Cornell

Week 578 Full Show 05_24_17 A Goodbye to Chris Cornell

May 24, 2017

I knew this week would be hard. Please support these bands…or we wouldn’t have bands like this around to support. Buy an album, or a ticket to a show, or a tee shirt, or…something from them. Thank you. If there are any bands/managers/labels etc that want their music removed (for any reason) please contact me … Read More

Song of the Day: Soccer Mommy & The Afghan Whigs

Song of the Day: Soccer Mommy & The Afghan Whigs

May 22, 2017

Song of the day: Monday I catch a whiff of early Liz Phair. That’s never a bad thing. She is so much more than “Sad Girl/Boys suck”. I hope. Plus it seems like most people are moving to Nashville lately…she’s bucking that trend. She lives in NYC. I may need to search her out for … Read More

Week 577 Full Show 05_17_17

Week 577 Full Show 05_17_17

May 17, 2017

Welcome to another week of great new music. Like what you hear? Share it. Please support these bands…or we wouldn’t have bands like this around to support. Buy an album, or a ticket to a show, or a tee shirt, or…something from them. Thank you. If there are any bands/managers/labels etc that want their music … Read More

My Life In Music: Marty Casey

My Life In Music: Marty Casey

May 16, 2017

I am a fan of talent. I’m a bigger fan of good people. Marty Casey is both. I put together a charity concert in Chicago to raise money for a college scholarship our family starting in the honor of my dad who died by suicide. Marty found out about the concert and asked to perform … Read More

My 3 Songs: Laughing

My 3 Songs: Laughing

May 15, 2017

We play a game called My 3 Songs. I pick a topic. Present it to my listeners. They chime in with their 3 favorite songs about said topic. This time around “Laughing within a song”. A song that contains some sort of actual laughing. As always NEXTers thank you for your comments and playing along. … Read More

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– Ralph Waldo Emerson

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– Aristotle

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