Last Goodbye: Warren Zevon

Last Goodbye: Warren Zevon

“Enjoy every sandwich.” It’s taken me awhile to figure out how to start this one. Warren handled his news quite differently than Bowie did. Warren was public. People knew this was his goodbye. I was struggling with this “Last Goodbye”. What’s my opening segment? I was working this out in my head when I asked … Read More

Last Goodbye: Queen

Last Goodbye: Queen

It all started with Bowie’s Last Goodbye. I didn’t know whether to continue with Zevon, Cash or Queen. I flipped a coin and Queen won. Early 1991. “Innuendo” would be released and 9 months later Freddie Mercury would die. This was the final studio album to be released in Freddie Mercury’s lifetime and is the … Read More

Last Goodbye

Last Goodbye

I don’t want this to be morbid or death obsessed or “wrong”. Ever since David Bowie died and just two days prior, he left us, the world with an amazing goodbye album; I’ve been thinking about why and how. Also, honestly, how not many artists get this chance. He knew he was dying. He knew … Read More

Long Time Running: The Tragically Hip Documentary

Long Time Running: The Tragically Hip Documentary

I remember when I first heard of The Hip. I was home from college and my HS buddy, Jeff, and I were catching up. Probably at a bar. Probably shooting darts. Or maybe watching a movie. Music usually came up in our conversations. Jeff was my gateway to r.e.m. and The Tragically Hip. So thank … Read More

My 3 Songs: Sports

My 3 Songs: Sports

I still think it’s dream. Congrats Cubs. Fly the W. Now that Theo has broken the Red Sox and the Cubs curses…he can obviously fix anything. Write in Theo for president (or Bill Murray). Go Sports. I’m not starting with the most votes this time around. Why? Because I love this song…and it was a … Read More

Coach Cast 19

Here it is for your listening pleasure. ¬†Enjoy! Sufjan Stevens – Come On Feel The Illinois! K’s Choice – Not an Addict LCD Soundsystem – I Can Change The Heavy – Short Change Hero Blood Red Shoes – When We Wake Panda Bear – Alsatian Darn The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart – Belong … Read More

The Hip Were Canada

The Hip Were Canada

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

Song of the Day: Barns Courtney and Tom Petty

Song of the Day: Barns Courtney and Tom Petty

These songs were played on last week’s, new music radio show, NEXT. Week 597. It was also when we said goodbye to the glorious Tom Petty. Tuesday’s Song of the Day Today is the first day of the week for most. Let’s be Champions this week. This song should be used for the World Series … Read More

Week 588 Full Show 08_02_17

Week 588 Full Show 08_02_17

Welcome to a new month. I will have to say, last month, rocked. Yes, I used rocked. If you missed any you should, at least, listen to our end of the month review. It’s NEXT week 587. Please support these bands…or we wouldn’t have bands like this around to support. Buy an album, or a … Read More

Week 540 Full Show Our Favorite Songs of August 2016

Week 540 Full Show Our Favorite Songs of August 2016

Did you see the title? Well, there you go. Enjoy. And if you 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 … Read More