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Oop Bop Sh’Bam


Posted 10/13/15 at 4:59 am by anna/zoegolden | 0 comments

episode 248 ”


Posted 10/13/15 at 12:07 am by Charlie | 0 comments

Another Day, Another Drink… Or Nine?

Another fantastic selection of inebriated tunage.


Posted 10/12/15 at 9:59 pm by Josh Sturgill | 0 comments


Hey Listeners,

Tonight is my post Folk Festival / pre-fund drive show.  A mixed bag of tracks. I will also be giving away sets of tickets to two upcoming shows.  In the first hour I'll be giving away a pair of tickets to see The Delta Saints this coming Friday (10/16) at The Broadberry.  In the second hour I'll have two tickets to see Cracker in Charlottesville.  This show is also Friday night and it is at the Jefferson Theater.

Enjoy!  Call and win tickets!

The Haberdasher


Posted 10/12/15 at 7:57 pm by Scott Ilnicky | 0 comments

Lost Music Saloon: Oct 12: 5-7 p.m.: New Music + Robbin Thompson

Welcome to another "New Music" edition of the Lost Music Saloon, the last one before our Fall Fund Drive begins.  I'll also take note of the recent passing of Virginia's own Robbin Thompson.  He'll be missed.


Posted 10/12/15 at 3:05 pm by Garry Morse | 0 comments

tea with me


Posted 10/12/15 at 2:00 pm by George | 0 comments

Top 30 for Oct 5-11

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Yo La Tengo Stuff Like That There Matador
2 Shannon & the Clams Gone by the Dawn Hardly Art
3 Dungen Allas Sak Mexican Summer
4 Lucero All a Man Should Do ATO
5 The Diamond Center Crystals for the Brass Empire Egg Hunt / Steady Sounds
6 La Luz Weirdo Shrine Hardly Art
7 The Intelligence Vintage Future In the Red
8 Gary Clark Jr. The Story of Sonny Boy Slim Warner Bros.
9 Alabama Shakes Sound & Color ATO
10 Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band Strut
11 Shemekia Copeland Outskirts of Love Alligator
12 Battles La Di Da Di Warp
13 Editors In Dream PIAS
14 Julia Holter Have You In My Wilderness Domino
15 Speedy Ortiz Foil Deer Carpark
16 Various Artists Daptone Gold II Daptone
17 Andra Day Cheers to the Fall Warner Bros.
18 Wand 1000 Days Drag City
19 Barrence Whitfield and the Savages Under The Savage Sky Bloodshot
20 Protomartyr The Agent Intellect Hardly Art
21 Dilly Dally Sore Partisan
22 Youth Lagoon Savage Hills Ballroom Fat Possum
23 Dave Alvin and Phil Alvin Lost Time Yep Roc
24 Dâm-Funk Invite The Light Stones Throw
25 Beach House Depression Cherry Sub Pop
26 Lou Barlow Brace the Wave Joyful Noise
27 Widowspeak All Yours Captured Tracks
28 Childbirth Women's Rights Suicide Squeeze
29 Moon Taxi Daybreaker 12th South
30 Girls Names Arms Around a Vision Tough Love Records


Posted 10/12/15 at 8:00 am by Anna C. | 0 comments

Monday Breakfast Blend: October 12, 2015

Did you make it out to the folk festival? I was able to enjoy about half of Saturday before the crowds got to me.

coke weed

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Posted 10/12/15 at 5:00 am by Anna C. | 0 comments

Cosmic Slop Hop w/ Heavy Styles

Fun sub show, Sean'll be back next week. We got wierd and groovey for some october slop


Posted 10/11/15 at 10:05 pm by DJ Heavy Styles | 0 comments

I Like Drugs


Posted 10/11/15 at 8:02 pm by Bill Farrar | 1 comments

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