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06/24/2021 01:59 PM
DJ: Evie
9 To 5
by Dolly Parton
(12 plays) | (0 fans)

"a song about my life"---Evie -- Here's what her life looks like: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UbxUSsFXYo4 -- Dolly Parton was inspired to write this song after "clicking" her acrylic nails like a washboard: https://www.biography.com/news/dolly-parton-9-to-5-theme-song
06/24/2021 01:56 PM
DJ: Evie
See Fernando
by Jenny Lewis
(9 plays) | (0 fans)

Named after a bear that Jenny Lewis' character took away and blackmailed from Betty White in an episode of "Golden Girls," the video is filmed in Los Angeles at La Placita Olvera and Chinatown.: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DHXwi4V3kVo -- Oh, want to see Jenny Lewis on "Golden Girls"?: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qa_PHuhGFgk
06/24/2021 01:52 PM
DJ: Evie
Power Without Greed
by The Bamboos
(2 plays) | (0 fans)

The Bamboos are an Australian funk and soul band from Melbourne. That's soul queen Kylie Auldist singing.: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yc18TsctvPA
06/24/2021 01:49 PM
DJ: Evie
6. Damn It's Hot (Part 1)
by Sharon Jones
(1 play) | (0 fans)

We loved the extraordinary Sharon Jones. R.I.P. Read KEXP's tribute to this great artist: https://www.kexp.org/read/2016/11/18/r-i-p-sharon-jones/
06/24/2021 01:43 PM
DJ: Evie
by Karate, Guns & Tanning
(3 plays) | (0 fans)

Coming from Indianapolis and Louisville, the oddly named Karate, Guns & Tanning are the result of the songwriting alliance and longtime creative partnership between Valerie Green and Paige Shedletsky who met in in Colorado in 2005 while working together at a creepy diner. The band took their unique name from a sign above a strip mall in Plainfield, IN. -- Learn more about them and see the official video for "Fire": http://www.destroyexist.com/2021/01/karate-guns-tanning-fire.html
06/24/2021 01:40 PM
DJ: Evie
Bicycle Race
by Queen
(15 plays) | (0 fans)

Our bikes were stolen last year. Today I finally got a new one!! Have any bike related songs for me?
06/24/2021 01:37 PM
DJ: Evie
by Yves Tumor
(28 plays) | (0 fans)

Yes, Yves Tumor will be at Neumos on November 3rd.: https://www.songkick.com/concerts/39883639-yves-tumor-at-neumos -- "Jackie" is Yves Tumor's first solo single since the acclaimed 2020 album, "Heaven to a Tortured Mind." Here's the official video for the song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bQpaWvPFx8A
06/24/2021 01:34 PM
DJ: Evie
You Stupid Bitch
by girl in red
(9 plays) | (0 fans)

Norwegian artist Marie Ulven is also known as girl in red. “You Stupid Bitch” is a single from her just-released debut studio album "if i could make it go quiet." On this track, girl in red showcases her grunge-inspired sound and unfiltered lyrics that offer a look inside the complex relationships in her life. Read all about it here: https://www.altpress.com/news/girl-in-red-new-single-you-stupid-bitch/
06/24/2021 01:30 PM
DJ: Evie
Pier Pressure
by Mass Gothic
(13 plays) | (1 fan)

Mass Gothic is the project of former Hooray for Earth frontman Noel Heroux: https://www.undertheradarmag.com/interviews/mass_gothic Mass Gothic came to our studio for a live performance in 2016, about the time their self0titled debut was released: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lAKK-k5BoHo
06/24/2021 01:26 PM
DJ: Evie
Hot n Heavy
by Jessie Ware
(8 plays) | (0 fans)

This is a brand new track (one of six new songs) that Jessie Ware has included on the deluxe reissue of her 2020 release, "What's Your Pleasure?" “Hot N Heavy" is a disco-tinged dance-pop jam co-written by Shungudzo Kuyimba, Model Child, and SG Lewis and co-produced with Lewis. There's some fine dancing in this routine in "Hot n Heavy": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rb5s15LOHPI
06/24/2021 01:20 PM
DJ: Evie
by Romare
(20 plays) | (0 fans)

Named after African-American artist, author, and songwriter Romare Bearden, Romare is the chosen moniker of U.K.-based electronic producer Archie Fairhurst. -- Romare returned last July with his new album “Home”, marking his 3rd on Ninja Tune and first full length album since 2016’s critically acclaimed “Love Songs: Part Two”. You can find the album at https://romaremusic.bandcamp.com/album/home
06/24/2021 01:14 PM
DJ: Evie
by Chrome Sparks
(7 plays) | (0 fans)

Chrome Sparks sampled the same Idris Muhammad song for "Marijuana." -- Chrome Sparks is an indie electronic project helmed by Brooklyn-based Jeremy Malvin, who began producing music under the name while attending college in Ann Arbor, Michigan. ... Born in Pittsburgh, Malvin moved to Ann Arbor and studied percussion at the University of Michigan.
06/24/2021 01:10 PM
DJ: Evie
Loud Places
by Jamie xx feat. Romy Madley ...
(39 plays) | (0 fans)

Asked in an interview how he felt about other people using his music, Idris Muhammad said, “It don’t really belong to me, man,” adding: “The gift the Creator has given me, I can’t be selfish with. If I keep it in my pocket, it’s not going to go anyplace.” -- Well, it went someplace as Jamie xx sampled the previous song for his 2015 song, "Loud Places." -- The Simon Halsall and Jean-Baptiste Fugger-directed video features both Jamie "xx" Smith and Romy Madley Croft skateboarding through the streets of London late at night: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TP9luRtEqjc
06/24/2021 01:02 PM
DJ: Evie

Good afternoon, happy Thursday, and welcome to The Afternoon Show with the delightful Evie! Thank you for listening! -- Idris Muhammad "was born Leo Morris on Nov. 13, 1939, in New Orleans. His father played banjo, and four of his siblings were drummers. Naturally drawn to the sound of Mardi Gras parade bands, he found his calling with no formal training. He was 15 when he played on Art Neville and the Hawketts’ enduring 1954 recording of “Mardi Gras Mambo,” and not much older when he appeared on Fats Domino’s hit version of 'Blueberry Hill.'” Read an obituary of this legendary musician who died at age 74 in 2014: https://www.nytimes.com/2014/08/09/arts/music/idris-muhammad-drummer-whose-beat-still-echoes-dies-at-74.html