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Show #203 - Annika Chambers (3/7/14)
Singer Annika Chambers has taken an interesting road to the blues.  She served eight years in the US Army, rising to the rank of Sergeant and having two deployments to Iraq and Kosovo.  While on base, she entered a talent contest, singing lead on a song.  After she finished, she...
Show #202 - Lone Justice (Marvin Etzioni) (2/21/14)
Lone Justice were mid-Eighties pioneers. Blending elements of country, punk & rock, the band, led by fiery vocalist Maria McKee, gained a reputation for their incendiary live shows. Although praised by critics, the band never received commercial success, and broke up in 1989.  Yet, over the following years, the group...
Show #201 - Swimming Pool Q's (Jeff Calder) (1/30/14)
The Swimming Pool Q’s came out of Atlanta, Georgia in the late Seventies, emerging from the same fertile ground that would birth the B-52s and R.E.M., among many others.  After one independent release, the band were signed to A&M Records for a pair of critically-acclaimed albums - 1984’s The Swimming...
Show #200 - Luke McMaster (12/20/13)
Canadian singer/songwriter Luke McMaster recorded a hit duet with pianist Jim Brickman earlier in 2013 called "Good Morning Beautiful." Now the song has been retooled just in time for the holidays as "Merry Christmas Beautiful," which McMaster is supporting by touring with Brickman, doing a series of holiday shows.  He's...
Show #199 - David Lanz (12/9/13)
Platinum-selling pianist David Lanz returns to Icon Fetch with his first new album of original material in five years called Movements of the Heart (amazon link).  Inspired by a new love in his life, the record features some of the most passionate music Lanz has ever laid to tape.  We...
Show #198 - Tommy Keene #3 (11/21/13)
Tommy Keene has been a regular guest on our show, but his new album is something different - Excitement at Your Feet is eleven songs that Tommy didn’t write, giving him a chance to show off some of his influences.  And he digs pretty deep - most people won’t recognize...

In Tony's Blog

Legacy Recordings - Record Store Day Preview

The day after Thanksgiving has recently been filled with bargain shoppers, wiling to brave long lines, early-morning hours, and large crowds to grab that unbelievable steal for the holidays.  But, this November 29 is also known as Back to Black Friday, a day for music fans to return to their favorite independent record store to get their hands on limited-edition vinyl, made available especially for this Record Store Day-sponsored event.

Legacy Recordings has got an impressive list of vinyl exclusives that includes titles from Bob Dylan, Cheap Trick, Jimi Hendrix, Miles Davis, Paul Simon, Sly & the Family Stone, Roy Orbison and the Clash.  The company was kind enough to send us several titles in anticipation of Back to Black Friday.

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Random LP of the Day

Michael Bloomfield - From His Head to His Hands to His Heart from Sony LegacyMichael Bloomfield - From His Head to His Heart to His Hands (Columbia / Legacy) review

Colossally important, criminally under-appreciated - Michael Bloomfield gets his due

 

View this box set on amazon.com

Guitarist Mike Bloomfield may not be a household name, but every rock fan owes him a huge debt.  A new 3-CD/1-DVD “audio / visual scrapbook” From His Head to His Heart to His Hands sheds light on his incredible genius.


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