Friday, February 25, 2011

Snowy Friday Music Digest!

Checking out the new box set from Firesign Theatre

Ringo helps out on the new Ben Harper CD

The man behind Alligator Records,0,3880262.story

Motown coming to 1600

Brian Stoltz rejoins the Funky Meters

Nigel Tufnel needs your help!

Martin Guitar fights Chinese knockoffs,0,1069416.story

Previewing next week's 11th Annual Great Waikoloa Ookelele Festival

R.I.P. to Stupid Music musician Buster Magness

Assets of the Honolulu Symphony to be sold online in a global auction

And remembering George Shearing

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Thursday Music Digest

Los and Clapper hit the road

The paradox of choice

Warm weather in Louisiana = outdoor music festivals

Big Sandy brings Stupid Music to the Rock and Bowl

And a new Stupid Music band: The Woodshedders

Welcome to the Golden Age of Dallas Hip Hop

The Songwriters Hall of Fame to add some new class members

A free live stream of "The Concert for George"

Rock song errors

And new music listings for the NH/MA seacoast

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Thursday Music Digest

Checking out the Carolina Jazz Festival

As well as a preview of the Sonoma Jazz + Fest

A Chicago Jazz DJ puts his record collection up for auction

The oldest Grammy winner

A visit to Norwegian Wood

New gospel music from New Orleans

Speaking of NOLA, a preview of the upcoming Riverwalk Festival

Talking Story with Slash

New Stupid Music from Taylor and Strings Attached

And more on the musical civil war that broke out in Hawai'i this week

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Thursday Music Digest

50 Great Moments in Jazz: Abdullah Ibrahim

Rock and Rewind: the Seventies

Talking Story with bluesman Charlie Musselwhite

R.I.P. to blues singer Marvin Sease

George Harrison on "The Beverly Hillbillies"?

A preview of Treme's "My Darlin' New Orleans" Auction this weekend

Harmonix cuts 12 percent of its staff?

Widespread Panic reaches a Silver Anniversary

New Stupid Music Alert: "The House of Wills"

And a review of Wayne Shorter at Berklee in Boston

Sunday, February 6, 2011


Finally figured out how to embed youtube videos here, so will be sharing some tasty musical clips from now on as well as the daily music news.

Sunday Music Digest

Get Rhythm

More rave reviews for Jake's new CD

Classical guitar from the Assad Brothers

Blues make a comeback on 6th Street in Austin

A visit to Austin City Limits

Checking out this month's slack key shows on Kaua'i

Rock N' Rewind: The Sixties

Is it Hawaiian enough?

Joey Spampinato sighting

And speaking of NRBQ, some hockey pucks