The Hip Were Canada

October 19, 2017By ChrisMusic No Comments

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

October 18, 2017By ChrisMusic Podcast No Comments

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

October 18, 2017By ChrisMusic No Comments

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

October 17, 2017By ChrisGeneral No Comments

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

October 16, 2017By ChrisGeneral, Music No Comments

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

Pearl Jam Contest

October 16, 2017By ChrisMusic No Comments

Are you a super fan? Test your Pearl Jam knowledge for a chance to win a “Let’s Play Two” vinyl and official game baseball signed by the band. There are four levels to complete. Five songs per level. Get four correct to proceed to the next level. All of these songs were performed during the … Read More

McCartney Guest Stars on Simpson’s

October 15, 2017By ChrisMusic No Comments

1995 Paul McCartney and his wife Linda appear on an episode of The Simpsons where they help Lisa become a vegetarian. Paul explains that if you play “Maybe I’m Amazed” backwards, you’ll hear a recipe for lentil soup. Over the closing credits of that episode, if you listen carefully, you can hear the backwards message. … Read More

INXS 20 + 30 + 40

October 13, 2017By ChrisMusic No Comments

INXS has plans for 2017. Kick shall be reissued. A 4 disc, 3 CD/1DVD, deluxe boxset. With a new mix, of course. Working with Dolby Atmos (which is latest surround sound thing). You can get the “new” Kick on November 24th. Pre order at amazon. It’s the 30rd anniversary of that album. 2017 marks INXS’ … Read More

The Last “The Faces” Show plus Sir Roderick

October 12, 2017By ChrisGeneral, Music No Comments

The year is 1975. The day is today. October 12. Singer Rod Stewart plays one final gig with The Faces at Nassau Coliseum on Long Island, New York. And this is one of the greatest songs ever. If you don’t agree with me…I…Will…Fight You. Yes, that’s right Rod was awesome. He has had moments since … Read More