91 is 25: Matthew Sweet

December 8, 2016By ChrisGeneral, Musings By Mark No Comments

Your marriage is breaking up. You are getting a divorce. On top of that, your record company is dropping you. What do you do? Matthew Sweet decides to write a masterpiece. “Girlfriend” also helped to make power pop radio friendly again. Matthew Sweet loved The Beatles (who doesn’t? Everyone should). I think he was aiming … Read More

Week 554 Full Show 12_07_12

December 7, 2016By ChrisMusic Podcast No Comments

I just started going over all NEXT songs for the end of the year wrap up shows. It’s been a great year for new music. Thanks for listening. Also thanks if you’ve ever mentioned, tweeted, or FB posted about NEXT. Please support these bands…or we wouldn’t have bands like this around to support. Buy an … Read More

Week 553 Full Show Our Favorite Songs of Nov 2016

November 30, 2016By ChrisGeneral, Music Podcast No Comments

Another brilliant month. I hope you found a NEXT favorite song. 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 … Read More

91 is 25: U2

November 28, 2016By ChrisMusic, Musings By Mark 3 Comments

Tread water long enough and you’ll drown. Right? Must we be shark-like? Sharks must move forward or die (it moves water through their lungs). It happens to all of us. Ossification leads to suffering. Failing. Being not as good. It happens to marriages, friendships, professional athletes, and bands (other things too). We must be as … Read More

OK Go Release New Video for The One Moment

November 26, 2016By ChrisGeneral, Music No Comments

It’s always a treat when OK Go release a new video. We’ve been programmed to expect it. We are pavlov’s dog. OK Go do not disappoint. Watch 4.2 seconds last a full song. Just brilliant. I’m still trying to figure out how the hell this song wasn’t HUGE. Radio, satellite and music listeners make me … Read More

Week 552 Full Show 11_23_16

November 23, 2016By ChrisMusic Podcast No Comments

Hello good and kind people. Lovers of new music. NEXTers. 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) … Read More

Week 551 Full Show 11_16_16

November 16, 2016By ChrisMusic Podcast No Comments

Hello Lovers Time for some new music (and a few older tunes too) But they are “new”. So there’s that. 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 … Read More

New EZ-RA album to benefit Haiti

November 11, 2016By ChrisMusic No Comments

If you know me you know my deep love for all things Black Taxi…even side projects. Yes I’m holding out hope for a reunion someday. And yes I know better. Anyway Ezra, the coolest lead singer alive, is doing something awesome. We need awesome in our lives right now. He is very close to get … Read More

Week 550 Full Show 11_09_16

November 9, 2016By ChrisGeneral 1 Comment

Music soothes the soul. 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 (chris at allthingsnext … Read More