Week 565 Full Show 02_22_17

February 22, 2017By ChrisMusic Podcast No Comments

We meet once again…as we try to find a NEXT, new favorite song. Like what you hear? Share it. Please and thank you. 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 … Read More

Cobain Would Be 50

February 20, 2017By ChrisMusic No Comments

In 2016, producer Butch Vig celebrated the 25th anniversary of “Nevermind” with a look back at what made the album endure. “Part of it is that the performances are amazing-sounding, really intense, and very focused. But the songs are super hook-y. They’re gloriously hook-y pop songs dressed up with punk attitude, so you can sing … Read More

Week 564 Full Show 02_15_17

February 15, 2017By ChrisMusic Podcast No Comments

Hello good people. Next and new music, in general, isn’t for everyone. So thank you for being special. Thank you for listening. Like what you hear? Share it. Please and thank you. 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 … Read More

Song of the Day: Split Single and Middle Kids

February 14, 2017By ChrisMusic No Comments

Tuesday’s Song of the Day Mid Tempo Rocker…right up my alley. Plus Chicago. Done and Done. Enjoy. Plus you gotta love a start of a song with a ringing chord that lasts 8 seconds or so. Or maybe that’s just me…yeah it’s probably just me. Monday’s Song of the Day I like the drums. I … Read More

91 is 25: Adam Schmitt

February 10, 2017By ChrisMusic 2 Comments

Yes, yes I know it’s technically 26 (in 2017) but the title is “catchy” so I’m keeping 25. Deal with it. If it helps just call it “Alternative Facts”. I’ve covered a few big albums of 1991 (scroll to the bottom of this post for a list). Today I’m going to dig a bit deeper. … Read More

Week 563 Full Show 02_08_17

February 8, 2017By ChrisMusic Podcast No Comments

Hello again lover of new music. Thanks for listening. Like what you hear? Share it. Please and thank you. 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

Song of the Day: BNQT & Artificial Pleasure

February 7, 2017By ChrisMusic No Comments

Tuesday’s Song of the Day Early, yes, but in the running for my song of the year. Monday’s Song of the Day A fun song for the start of a week, no? I asked, “this song reminds me of?” and NEXTers replied, “The Double D” and David Bowie. The Double D being Duran Duran. Not … Read More

Is New Music Important?

February 3, 2017By ChrisMusic No Comments

I just got this message from a NEXT listener. Just one of the many reasons why I do NEXT. “I was having ‘one of those days’ today… Until I listened to this week’s show on Next. Thanks. It lifted my spirits and thought you should know you’re making a difference.” Thank you for listening. Why … Read More