Song Of The Day: Sloan

March 12, 2018By ChrisMusic No Comments

Canada rocks, eh. Power pop lovers celebrate. I’ve been a fan of them since 1991. I don’t remember, where, or when, I first heard them but thank you person/company or whomever. I have 11 albums. Will buy this one. And certainly am ready to buy number 13 when it comes out. This song, and others, … Read More

Tom Waits Closing Time on Vinyl Plus Streaming

March 11, 2018By ChrisMusic No Comments

“Closing Time”, Mr Waits debut album, has been out of print for quite a while. They have remastered it and is available on vinyl. You can also listen to Tom Waits’ entire 1970’s Elektra Asylum catalog which has been re-released by ANTI and is available on all streaming and download services. I got this message … Read More

U2 Release The Joshua Tree

March 9, 2018By ChrisMusic No Comments

It’s a NEXT yearly reminder that in 1987 U2 released studio album number 5. On this day. It’s called Joshua Tree. If you liked Rock and/or Roll in 1987 you could not escape this album. Some day I may write up something about this album but for now…just listen. I believe this was the tour … Read More

A Song for International Women’s Day

March 8, 2018By ChrisMusic No Comments

Thanks Mr T Mothers above all others. Which, of course, makes me think of Morphine because they were “Treat Her Right” before the name change. I know sometimes it’s tough to stay with my train of thought but here we are. Plus, we all need more Morphine in our lives. Man, I miss that band … Read More

Week 619 Full Show 03_07_18

March 7, 2018By ChrisMusic Podcast No Comments

Trying to get this uploaded before we lose power and/or internet. Have a good snow day. 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 … Read More

Week 618 Full Show Notable Songs of Feb 2018

February 28, 2018By ChrisMusic Podcast No Comments

Our monthly look back at the songs played on NEXT. If you have shared NEXT with a music lover (or 2) then you are my favorite kind of new music lover. Enjoy it all Please support these bands…or we wouldn’t have bands like this around to support. Buy an album, or a ticket to a … Read More

Cornell Sings For Cash

February 28, 2018By ChrisMusic No Comments

We already know that Cornell and Cash make a damn fine team. Who can forget this brilliant take? New Johnny Cash album “Forever Words” features original songs by various artists based on unused lyrics, poems, and letters written by Johhny. This Chris Cornell song is based on a newly discovered poem of Cash’s. It was … Read More

Song Of The Day: Caleb Hawley

February 27, 2018By ChrisMusic No Comments

A bit of that Orleans funk Reminds me of the quote “Everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about. Be kind. Always.” This song, and others, can be heard on this week’s new music radio show. Next week 617. OLDER Song Of The Day Canada rocks, eh? Softly, eh. I’m going to … Read More