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06/09/2022 09:58 AM
DJ: John Richards
Loving Cup
by The Rolling Stones
(11 plays) | (0 fans)

Mick and Keith talk about the 2010 reissue of this landmark 1972 album: https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-news/the-secrets-behind-the-rolling-stones-exile-on-main-street-reissue-76065 ; http://www.rollingstones.com
06/09/2022 09:51 AM
DJ: John Richards
Going Back To Cali
by Ll Cool J
(4 plays) | (0 fans)

LL Cool J released "Walking With A Panther" on this day in 1989! This track was co-written and produced by Rick Rubin; Rubin created the concept based on his ambivalence about moving from NYC to LA. Samples Afrika Bambaataa and Soulsonic Force's "Planet Rock"
06/09/2022 09:47 AM
DJ: John Richards
by Automatic
(17 plays) | (1 fan)

Los Angeles trio Automatic are releasing their sophomore album, Excess, on June 24th. “It’s about spending your life making money and then spending it to fill the void created by said job,” the band’s Halle Saxon-Gaines said in a statement. “Kind of like going to LA to live your dreams,” Lola Dompé added. https://automatic-band.bandcamp.com/
06/09/2022 09:43 AM
DJ: John Richards

Happy 68th birthday to Peter Byrne (born June 9, 1954), English recording artist, and lead singer for the pop/new wave duo Naked Eyes, known for their 1983 cover version of the Burt Bacharach/Hal David classic "Always Something There to Remind Me." https://peoplepill.com/people/pete-byrne
06/09/2022 09:39 AM
DJ: John Richards
Wherever It Takes Us
by James
(9 plays) | (0 fans)

This is James' sixteenth studio album in an illustrious 35-year career and their first with label Caroline International. The pandemic coupled with Tim Booth living in California provided some logistical challenges in the usual recording process, resulting the rest of the band sending in their parts remotely. http://northern-exposure.co/review-james-all-the-colours-of-you-album/
06/09/2022 09:35 AM
DJ: John Richards
The Smoke
by The Smile
(11 plays) | (0 fans)

The debut album from this British trio comprised of Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood along with Sons of Kemet drummer Tom Skinner is an impressive set of moody avant-rock combining spidery guitar lines, eerie synths, piano, strings, brass, woodwinds and more with intricate, sometimes motorik rhythms, haunting vocals and anxiety-fueled lyrics of living in dystopian times
06/09/2022 09:31 AM
DJ: John Richards
I Love the Rain
by The Real Tuesday Weld
(1 play) | (0 fans)

The band is named after American film actress Tuesday Weld. Coates once had a dream involving Weld and 1930s vocalist Al Bowlly and cites it as inspiration for the band's particular style. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tuesday_Weld https://therealtuesdayweld.com/
06/09/2022 09:27 AM
DJ: John Richards
Find The Light
by Jasmyn
(1 play) | (0 fans)

Toronto singer-songwriter Jasmyn Burke, best known as the frontwoman of Weaves, has shared "Find the Light," the debut single of her solo project, Jasmyn. "This song was loosely written during the Fall of 2020,” Burke said in a statement. “The world was feeling pretty heavy, and I felt myself wanting to write music that created a mood of happiness and space to grow. It feels like we’re living in this sort of in-between space, where life is altering. I wanted to explore finding comfort and hopefulness through uncomfortable change." https://www.thefader.com/2021/11/10/jasmyn-re-introduces-herself-with-find-the-light https://jasmyn.bandcamp.com
06/09/2022 09:24 AM
DJ: John Richards
by Lush
(141 plays) | (0 fans)

Lush formed in 1987 when close friends Miki Berenyi and Emma Anderson (who were in other bands previously) joined Chris Acland’s band, Baby Machines. After bassist Steve Rippon joined the band, they changed their name to Lush and a year or so later, original vocalist Meriel Barham (later of Pale Saints) left the band and Berenyi to take over the duties at the mike.: https://mylifeinmusiclists.ca/2017/10/16/best-tunes-of-1990-8-lush-de-luxe/
06/09/2022 09:20 AM
DJ: John Richards
by Precocious Neophyte
(3 plays) | (0 fans)

Shoegaze from Seoul, South Korea! https://precociousneophyte.bandcamp.com
06/09/2022 09:13 AM
DJ: John Richards
About Damn Time
by Lizzo
(62 plays) | (0 fans)

Lizzo is playing at Climate Pledge Arena on Wednesday, November 9. https://bit.ly/3lOMCyW The new Lizzo album will be out July 15th! https://www.lizzomusic.com/
06/09/2022 09:10 AM
DJ: John Richards

Diamond performed this on The Johnny Cash Show, where he explained: "This song was written about a revival meeting I was at in Jackson, Mississippi. I went there because I was curious, and also because I was a college kid who had all the answers - no one was going to teach me anything and I could lay a few answers on them. I sat in the back of this tent meeting and I got really caught up in the music - clapping, the singing - tremendously exciting. -- This marked a turning point for Diamond, as it was a character-driven song as opposed to something personal and introspective. This allowed Diamond to play a character on stage, and he quickly developed into a very charismatic performer. In the liner notes to his boxed set "In My Lifetime," Diamond wrote: "This recording became a hit and was to make a showman out of me. How could you not let go of your inhibitions when playing such a wonderful character?"
06/09/2022 09:05 AM
DJ: John Richards
American Dreaming
by Dead Can Dance
(63 plays) | (0 fans)

Dead Can Dance are playing at the Paramount on Sunday March 26th! https://www.deadcandance.com/
06/09/2022 09:02 AM
DJ: John Richards
by Morphine
(129 plays) | (0 fans)

Last September Growroom Productions released a track for track cover album of "Cure for Pain" featuring all Washington DC artists: https://www.washingtonpost.com/goingoutguide/music/cure-for-pain-dc-covers/2021/09/08/57d59f40-0a5f-11ec-aea1-42a8138f132a_story.html