Thursday, March 27, 2008

Show Cancelled for Literary Reasons

Yet another show cancellation. Sorry, folks, but I have another reading scheduled. I'll be reading at Assumption College, so if you are in the Worcester MA area, come on by and take a load off.

Husker Du - Books About UFOs (buy album)

Saturday, March 22, 2008

March 20, 2008 Show

Fun show this week. Had a special guest in the studio: my 9 year old son. We talked about favorite bands and college basketball. And we spun some killer tunes. Have a listen -- the kid's pretty good.

Beat Surrender Podcast: March 20, 2008 Show [66 min]

Playlist for March 20 -- click here for a more detailed playlist

The Jam - Beat Surrender
The Modern Lovers - Roadrunner
Guided By Voices - Back to the Lake
The Raconteurs - Intimate Secretary
Nick Lowe - Shake & Pop
Elvis Costello & the Attractions - (What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love & Understanding
The Broken West - On the Bubble
[This Week in Punk Rock History, 1977: The Clash's debut single]
The Clash - White Riot
The Pogues - The Sunny Side of the Street
Flogging Molly - Requiem for a Dying Song
Chesterfield Kings - Outtasite! (buy album)
Wilco - Outtasite (Outta Mind)
Miracle Legion - Out to Play (buy album)
The Ramones - Do You Wanna Dance?
The Fuzztones - Bad News Travels Fast

Thursday, March 13, 2008

No Show Due to Sickness

I'm sick, people. Been sick all week. Won't be able to do the show tonight. That's two weeks in a row, I know. Coming back strong next week. I promise.

The Pogues - The Sick Bed of Cuchuliann (buy album)

Wednesday, March 5, 2008

No Show This Week

No show this week, folks. I've got a prior engagement that requires my attendance. If you're going to be in the Cambridge, MA area on Friday night, come on by and have a listen.

In lieu of the show, I'll leave you this subject appropriate song for your listening pleasure:

The Old 97s - Book of Poems (buy album)

Saturday, March 1, 2008

February 28, 2008 Show

We did our monthly theme show this week, which we do on the last show of each month. This month's theme: Numerology. All song titles had to have a number in the title. We had so many songs to choose from . . . could have done a two or three hour show.

Beat Surrender Podcast: February 28, 2008 Show [71 min]

Playlist for Feb. 28 -- click here for a more detailed playlist

The Jam - Beat Surrender
R.E.M. - Driver 8
The Ramones - 7-11
Len Price 3 - Cold 500
The Hoodoo Gurus - Miss Freelove '69 (buy album)
The Lemonheads - My Hero, Zero (buy album)
Big Star - Thirteen
[This Week in Punk Rock History, 1977: Sex Pistols oust Glen Matlock]
The Sex Pistols - Seventeen
Iggy Pop - Five Foot One
Albert Hammond Jr. - 101
Echo & the Bunnymen - Seven Seas
Uncle Tupelo - Fifteen Keys
Yo La Tengo - From a Motel 6
The Nails - 88 Lines About 44 Women
Buffalo Tom - Three Easy Pieces
Tom Robinson Band - 2-4-6-8 Motorway