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This week: Weyes Blood, Fast Camels, Lovely Intangibles, Look Park, Shayne Carter, and Elliott Smith tribute, plus James Brown, Bee Gees, The Who, Utopia, and Howlin’ Wolf!
This week: New Lines world premier, new EZTV, La Sera, live Nada Surf, Shayne Carter, and Elliott Smith tribute, plus Shirelles, Astrud Gilberto, Johnny Horton, and Dr. John!
This week: six versions of “Whole Lotta Shakin Going On” (1955-1970), new Pagans, Rifles, Furious Seasons, Teenage Fanclub, and Elliott Smith tribute, plus Marvin Gaye, Laurel Aiken, Shangri-Las, and Maybelle Carter
This week: new Flyying Colours, Dot Dash, Warlocks, Sloan tribute, Billy Bragg & Joe Henry, and Prophet Hens, plus Chambers Brothers, Pee Wee King, Roy Orbison, Troggs, and Roland Alphonso
This week: new Wilco, Sloan tribute, Drive By Truckers, Goat, Max Romeo, and Teenage Fanclub, plus Billy Boy Arnold, Roy Rogers, Petula Clark, ELO, and Vashti Bunyan
This week: seven different versions of “Scarborough Fair” (!!), new Teenage Fanclub, Dot Dash, Wire, New Model Army, and Sam Vicari, plus Box Tops, Don Gibson, Five DuTones, and R.I.P. Prince Buster
This week: new Cheap Star, Rifles, Wedding Present, New Model Army, and Flyying Colours, plus Louis Armstrong/Ella Fitzgerald, David Bowie, Turtles, Kiki Dee, and R.I.P. Gene Wilder and Fred Hellerman
This week: a guest DJ set from KGLT’s Ron Sanchez, brand new Rifles, Teenage Fanclub, New Model Army, Wedding Present, Dot Dash, and Valery Trails, plus Elmore James, Aaron Neville, Ducks Deluxe, and Jackie DeShannon!
This week: a guest DJ set from Peter Rudd, and brand new Seth Swirsky, Dinosaur Jr., Monkees, Descendents, Look Park, and Telescopes tribute; plus Mykal Rose, Al Jolson, Nancy Sinatra, and Tower of Power!
This week: a guest DJ set from Pete Brown, and brand new Drive By Truckers, Look Park, Prophet Hens, Descendents, Sansyou, and Cliff & Ivy; plus Wilson Pickett, Big Mama Thornton, and Marmalade!
This week: a guest DJ set from Ron Sanchez, and brand new New Model Army, Small Square, Descendents, Billy Bragg/Joe Henry, and April Seven; plus Poppy Family, Albert King, Manfred Mann, and Troggs!
This week: brand new Dinosaur Jr., Goat, Paranoid Style, Monkees, and Junipers; plus Hank Williams, The Clash, Buddy Holly, Townes Van Zandt, Sam Cooke, and R.I.P. Alan Vega and Sandy Pearlman
This week: brand new Adolescents, Ultimate Painting, Joanna Gruesome, Sam Vicari, and Black Watch; plus The Hollies, The Ethiopians, Frank Sinatra, George Jones, Robin Gibb, and Tom T. Hall!
This week: brand new New Model Army, Catherine Wheel tribute, Descendents, Wire, and Lake Ruth; plus Jackie Wilson, Les Brown & His Orchestra, Cramps, Brinsley Schwarz, and Paul Revere & the Raiders!
This week: brand new Wedding Present, EZTV, Sam Vicari, Paranoid Style, and Cat’s Eyes; plus Si Zentner & His Orchestra, Crickets, Beatles, Pointed Sticks, and Ellie Greenwich
This week: brand new Flyying Colours, Monkees, Guided By Voices, Posies, and Comet Control; plus Bee Gees, Bessie Banks, Prince Far I, Bert Jansch, and Stanley Brothers (R.I.P. Ralph Stanley)
This week: brand new Monkees, Teenage Fanclub, Max Romeo, Allah La’s, Iggy Pop, and Cat’s Eyes; plus Martha Davis (and Her Spouse), Dick Dale, Carla Thomas, The Plastic Cloud, and Phil Ochs!
This week: brand new Sleepover Disaster (covering Catherine Wheel), Stone Roses, M. Ward, Eagulls, and Junipers; plus Tiny Bradshaw, John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers, William Bell, Mutton Birds, and Johnny Cash!
This week: brand new Descendents, live Idlewild, Posies, and Don Vail; plus Little Richard, Frankie Laine, The Who, and 5 versions of 1 song, by Sleepy John Estes, Bob Wills, Elvis Presley, Eddie Cochran, and The Kinks!
This week: new Posies, Minor Victories, Junipers, Pet Sounds tribute, and Lake Ruth; plus John Doe and others interviewed in new Big Takeover #78; and Louis Jordan, Doc Watson, Wailing Souls, and The Goon Show to boot!
This week: new Posies, Mercury Girls, Pet Sounds tribute, and Wesley Gonzalez; plus Savages and others interviewed in new Big Takeover #78; and Kitty Wells, Arthur Alexander, and Dusty Springfield to boot!
This week: R.I.P. Guy Clark, John Stabb, Vi Subversa, Marlene Marder, and Beastie Boys' John Berry; new Ruts D.C., Black Watch, Pale Lights, Don Vail, Wire, and live Idlewild; plus Shirley Bassey and Shangri-La's.
This week: New Iggy Pop, Posies, Tiger Army, Channel 3, and Ray Paul exclusive, plus The Choir, Frank Sinatra, Syd-era Pink Floyd, and Eddie Floyd
This week: R.I.P. Government Issue's John Stabb, new Posies, Radiohead, Beverly, Jeffrey Runnings, and Tacocat, plus Shocking Blue, Beatles BBC, and Lee "Scratch" Perry-associated The Hurricanes
This week: new Lush, Savages, Chills, Susanna, and Joy Formidable, plus The Donays, Fats Waller, The Crickets, and Billy Lee Riley!
This week: new Dead Horse One, Lake Ruth, Rogue Wave, Golden Bloom, and Joy Formidable, plus Groucho Marx, Wilson Pickett, Randy & the Rainbows, and five different versions of “I Hear You Knocking!”
This week: new Lush, Jet Black, Wire, John Doe, Jeffrey Runnings, Guided By Voices, and Close Lobsters, plus Jean-Paul Sartre Experience (R.I.P. Jim Laing), Big Mama Thornton, Joy Division, and The Rolling Stones
This week: new Iggy Pop + Josh Homme, Jeffrey Runnings, Joy Formidable, Rogue Wave, Minor Victories, and Desario, plus Merle Haggard (R.I.P.), Howlin’ Wolf, Dusty Springfield, Procol Harum, and Dinah Washington
This week: brand new Savages, Joy Formidable, Bob Mould, Trash Can Sinatras, and Raveonettes, plus Bunny Wailer, The Wailers, The Move, Bob Marley, and Dr. Feelgood
This week: brand new Dropkick, Medictation, Arquettes, GBV, and Susanna, plus Loretta Lynn and Willie Nelson, Phil Ochs, and Pete Shelley covering the Beatles!
This week: brand new Cheap Trick, Trash Can Sinatras, Bob Mould, and Bent Shapes, plus Herb Albert, Peter Sellers, Jeff Kelson's Indie Pop History VI, and eight songs produced by Sir George Martin -- R.I.P.
This week: brand new Miranda Lee Richards, Beverly, Robert Pollard, Film School, and John Doe with Debbie Harry, and plus Nina Simone, Astrud Gilberto/Stan Getz, and R.I.P. George Martin and Keith Emerson
This week's show: brand new Robert Pollard, Nothing, La Sera, Minor Victories, and Channel 3, plus Fats Waller, Captain Beefheart, and Simon & Garfunkel with… Andy Williams?
This week’s show: Jeffrey Runnings world premiere track, brand new Lush, Sharp Things, Beverly, Nada Surf, Film School, and Edward Rogers, and a New York Popfest 2016 preview!
This week’s show: brand new Rogue Wave, John Doe, Kane Strang, Tacocat, Channel 3, and September Girls, and everything you could say about "The Purple People Eater"
This week’s show: brand new Wild Nothing, Thermals, Emma Pollock, Savages, Sunflower Bean, and High Violets, and tributes to classic New Orleans R&B and vintage country-pop
This week's show: brand new Emma Pollock, DIIV, Sunflower Bean, and Raveonettes, still two more music greats who've died, and Jeff Kelson's "History of Indie Pop Pt. 4"!
This week (our first anniversary show): Brand new Joy Formidable, Savages, and Rocket From the Tombs songs, two more music giants who’ve died (plus two other recents, R.I.P.), and Jeff Kelson’s “History of Indie Pop Pt. 3”!
This week: A tribute to two more music giants who died last week (plus six other recents, R.I.P.), Jeff Kelson’s “History of Indie Pop Pt. 2”, and new Savages, Bob Mould, Nada Surf, and DIIV songs!
Hear: A new tribute to three more music giants who died since last week’s fallen five (R.I.P., including, yes, David Bowie), Jeff Kelson’s “History of Indie Pop” Part 1, and brand new tracks from Tacocat, Robert Pollard, and Ed Kuepper!
On this week’s show, a tribute to five music giants who died in the last two weeks (R.I.P., and yes, Lemmy is one of them), plus brand new albums from The Thermals, Ed Kuepper, Penetration, and The Hinds!
Jack counts down his picks for the Top 50 LPs of this past year 2015, part two of two (began last week). This week’s show, one song each from his picks 25-1! Happy New Year again from all of us at Big Takeover!
Jack counts down his picks for the Top 50 LPs of 2015, part one of two (ending next week). This week’s show, one song each from his picks 50-25!!! Happy New Year from all of us at Big Takeover!
Jack spins new songs by La Sera and Penetration, oldies by Idaho, Richie Barrett, and The Who, four modern artists interviewed in Big Takeover #77, holiday fun from Satchmo and Louis Prima, and a "R.I.P. Bonnie Lou" selection!
Jack spins new records by Pete Astor and Lusts; songs by bands discussed and interviewed in the new Big Takeover #77; a topical 1972 tune about immigration that speaks to these times; and an amusing, totally modern holiday tune sung by children!
Jack world premieres the new Soft Science split single, spins brand new efforts from Honeychurch and the latest Static Waves comp, spotlights bands interviewed in the new Big Takeover #77, and mixes in Fred Astaire, Nervous Norvus, and vintage reggae!
This week's show features a tribute to the late, great songwriter P.F. Sloan!
This week Jack pays tribute to the musical legacy of Allen Toussaint, Dickie Hammond and Philthy Phil Taylor.