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The Big Takeover Show - Number 56 - February 15, 2016

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

The Big Takeover Show - Number 55 - February 8, 2016

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"!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 54 - February 1, 2016 (First Anniversary)

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”!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 53 - January 25, 2016

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!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 52 - January 18, 2016

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!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 51 - January 11, 2016

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!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 50 - January 4, 2016 - Special “Top 50 LPs of 2015 Countdown Show,” the exciting conclusion! (Part two of two!)

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!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 49 - December 28, 2015 - Special “Top 50 LPs of 2015 Countdown Show,” Part one of two!

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!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 48 - December 21, 2015

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!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 47 - December 14, 2015

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!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 46 - December 7, 2015

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!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 45 - November 30, 2015

Jack spins awesome singles this week!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 44 - November 23, 2015

This week's show features a tribute to the late, great songwriter P.F. Sloan!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 43 - November 16, 2015

This week Jack pays tribute to the musical legacy of Allen Toussaint, Dickie Hammond and Philthy Phil Taylor.

The Big Takeover Show - Number 42 - November 9, 2015

A tribute to Leatherface guitarist Dickie Hammond, and lot of great music, as usual!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 41 - November 2, 2015

Brand new music from The Chills, Penetration, Killing Joke, and much, much more!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 40 - October 26, 2015

This week, Jack pays tribute to "Long Tall Sally"!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 39 - October 19, 2015

This week, Jack treats us to amazing deep cuts from 50 years of music!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 38 - October 12, 2015

New music from Killing Joke, Persian Leaps, Donovan's Brain, Robert Forster, The Chills and more!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 37 - October 5, 2015

Classic live recordings from Nada Surf, Newtown Neurotics, and The Damned, and so much more on this week's show!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 36 - September 28, 2015

On this week's show, Jack plays new music from Ash, Pugwash, Martin Newell, Beach House and more!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 35 - September 21, 2015

Another amazing set of brand-new and classic music of all styles from DJ Jack Rabid!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 34 - September 14, 2015

On this week's show, a tribute to Australian music!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 33 - September 7, 2015

New music from Lou Barlow and Beach House, classic singles and more from DJ Jack Rabid!

The Big Takeover Show – Number 32 – August 31, 2015

New music from Pointed Sticks, Royal Headache, Newtown Neurotics, Beach House, Astrid Williamson, Paul Smith, and more!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 31 - August 24, 2015

This week DJ Jack Rabid presents a tribute to the music of Los Angeles, plus brand-new songs from Paul Smith, Lou Barlow and Cheatahs!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 30 - August 17, 2015

New music from Wilco and Astrid Williamson, plus a set of country-and-western classics!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 29 - August 10, 2015

On this weeks' show, Jack plays brand-new music from Lou Barlow, Robert Forster, Jigsaw Seen and more!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 28 - August 3, 2015

Another eclectic mix of brilliant music from the inimitable Jack Rabid!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 27 - July 27, 2015

Another amazing mix of music from DJ Jack Rabid!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 26 - July 20, 2015

New music from Paul Smith, Wilco and Royal Headache; classic singles from Jackie Wilson and The Escorts, live Who and Velvet Underground -- what a show!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 25 - July 13, 2015

Who would play Leatherface, Danny Kaye, and a Dave Berry B-side on the same show? None other than Jack Rabid!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 24 - July 6, 2015

More great music from DJ Jack Rabid!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 23 - June 29, 2015

More great music old and new from DJ Jack Rabid!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 22 - June 22, 2015

Another amazing mix of music from DJ Jack Rabid!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 21 - June 15, 2015

This week's show features tributes to the late Ornette Coleman and Ronnie Gilbert of The Weavers -- and much more!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 20 - June 8, 2015

A tribute to the reunited Ride, plus classic singles by Glen Campbell, Lefty Frizzell, Buck Owens and Hank Williams Sr. -- and the world premiere, debut single from Torchy!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 19 - June 1, 2015

This week's show includes a set devoted to the five bands interviewed in the new issue of Big Takeover #76, out now!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 18 – May 25, 2015

New music from Cheetahs, Don McGlashan, Jon Derosa, Ultimate Painting, Frank and Walters, Death Cab For Cutie and much more on this week's show!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 17 - May 18, 2015

The Big Takeover Show - Number 16 - May 11, 2015

New music from Death Cab For Cutie, Don McGlashan, Best Coast and Robert Pollard on this week's show!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 15 - May 4, 2015

Jack spins a ton of great new music this week -- and some choice classics too! Why not tune in?

The Big Takeover Show - Number 14 - April 27, 2015

New music from Bob Pollard, Wire, Ron Sexsmith and much more!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 13 - April 20, 2015

On this week's show, Jack spins British Invasion gems from the Bee Gees, The Beatles, The Who, and The Small Faces, plus new music from The Monochrome Set, Buzzcocks, and more!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 12 - April 13, 2015

A new single from Robert Pollard is just one of the many musical delights awaiting you this week!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 11 - April 6, 2015

On this week’s show, Jack spins an eclectic selection of great music old and new!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 10 - March 30, 2015

It’s show Number 10! This week Jack spins new music from Wire, The Urinals, a new retrospective of The Reducers’ last recordings, and so much more, we can’t even!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 9 - March 23, 2015

New music from Dot Dash, Wire, Juliana Hatfield, Idlewild, Joanna Gruesome, Popguns, Belle & Sebastian, and The Decemberists, plus '60s gems and more!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 8 - March 16, 2015

Welcome to The Big Takeover Show #8! Jack celebrates his birthday with brand-new music from Swervedriver and more!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 7 - March 9, 2015

Welcome to show number seven! This show is all over the place, hopefully in a good way. From Leonard Nimoy and Leslie Gore to Greg Sage and The Dishrags!