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Lindsay Lou and The Flatbelly's are heading to good old Ashland Coffee and Tea this Friday. I'll play a few tunes of theirs on Wide Ear.
Click on read more for tonight's play list
Posted 9/2/14 at 3:34 pm by Eric Walters | 0 comments
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Sean from the Cosmic Slop holding it down for Charlie tonight! Creepy cosmic synth sounds and other such until 3am!
Posted 9/2/14 at 12:05 am by sean | 0 comments
Say it ain't so. School starts tomorrow. Summer is over. The pools are closing. Well tonight we're going to put that out of our head and just have a great time. Enjoy the show!
Posted 9/1/14 at 10:00 pm by Scott Ilnicky | 1 comments
Talia's in command of the Dance Hall tonight, cueing up New Lost City Ramblers, Dwayne Dopsie & the Zydeco Hellraisers and Sheryl Cormier, among others - old and new. Playlist: Click "read more". Past shows: "tune in". Dances: Dancingbythebayou.com and Wherewegotozydeco.com. Meet me on the dance floor at the 10th annual Richmond Folk Festival for a zydeco dance lesson Satuday afternoon 10/11, in the Dance Pavilion. http://www.richmondfolkfestival.org Allons danser!
Posted 9/1/14 at 7:21 pm by Talia | 0 comments
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|1||Twin Peaks||Wild Onion||Grand Jury|
|3||Jenny Lewis||The Voyager||Warner Bros.|
|4||Eternal Summers||The Drop Beneath||Kanine|
|5||A Sunny Day In Glasgow||Sea When Absent||Lefse|
|7||Cold Beat||Over Me||Crime on the Moon|
|9||Ty Segall||Manipulator||Drag City|
|11||Bastard Sapling||Instinct is Forever||Forcefield|
|12||New Pornographers||Brill Bruisers||Last Gang|
|13||Tiny Ruins||Brightly Painted One||Flying Nun|
|14||Bahamas||Bahamas Is Afie||Brushfire|
|15||Positive No||Automatic Cars b/w Slumber Sequence 7"||Negative Fun|
|16||Last Internationale||We Will Reign||Epic|
|17||J Mascis||Tied to a Star||Sub Pop|
|18||Elephant Stone||The Three Poisons||Hidden Pony|
|19||El May||The Other Person is You||Rose Quartz|
|20||Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas||Secret Evil||Instant|
|23||Makthaverskan||II||Run For Cover|
|24||Gossling||Harvest of Gold||Nettwerk|
|25||Julia Holter||Don't Take Me Over [single]||Domino|
|26||Sarah Jaffe||Don't Disconnect||Kirtland|
|27||Orenda Fink||Blue Dream||Saddle Creek|
|28||Benjamin Booker||Benjamin Booker||ATO|
Posted 9/1/14 at 8:00 am by Anna C. | 0 comments
Blendin' your holiday morning.
Posted 9/1/14 at 5:00 am by Anna C. | 0 comments
Mixed bag tonight. Stay tuned to find out just what'll get played
Posted 9/1/14 at 12:02 am by sean | 0 comments