09/15/2014

THE BLUE VAN

Denmark’s The Blue Van consists of Steffen Westmark (vocals and guitar), Søren Christensen (keyboard, vocals and guitar), Allan Villadsen (bass) and Per Jørgensen (drums and vocals). The quartet started at the young age of 12 when the members were inspired after hearing Jimi Hendrix for the first time in a TV commercial. The Blue Van… More

09/13/2014

RETROGRADE PLAYLIST 9/13/14 – 9/15/14 – 9/17/14

follow on twitter – @indieretrograde email – sdallavo@msn.com SIMPLE MINDS – PROMISED YOU A MIRACLE TALKING HEADS – THIS MUST BE THE PLACE (NAIVE MELODY)

09/10/2014

WHAT! JAMES, JOHNNY MARR, JOHNNY WINTER-WHAT! -this week-SATURDAY 11am- SUNDAY & WEDNESDAY 10pm

Names look familiar? They have new music and should be heard- but let’s not lose sight of the many unsigned bands & musicians you hear every week on the show that finds music for you on its own. You won’t hear 99% of them anywhere else, okay maybe old friend Rodney on some. Along with the… More

09/08/2014

THESE REIGNING DAYS

These Reigning Days is made up of three experienced musicians that include Dan Steer (lead vocals), Joe Sansome (drums) and Jonny Finnis (bass/vocals). The trio have now firmly established themselves on the musical landscape as a formidable and impressive live band with strong songwriting skills. They’re one of the most promising unsigned U.K. rock bands… More

09/06/2014

RETROGRADE PLAYLIST 9/6/14 – 9/8/14 – 9/10/14

follow on twitter – @indieretrograde email – sdallavo@msn.com GANG OF FOUR – WHAT WE ALL WANT (RTN THE GIFT VERSION) GANG OF FOUR – I LOVE A MAN IN A UNIFORM

09/04/2014

Honoring Ireland- “IRISH EYES ARE SMILING” Special this week-SATURDAY 11am- SUNDAY & WEDNESDAY 10pm

Ireland has a rich history of music. From classic artists like Thin Lizzy, U2, Rory Gallagher, The Undertones, Van Morrison, Stiff Little Fingers, and others. New artists like The Whereabouts, Ka tet, Land Lovers, Echogram, Analogue Wave and The Strypes are forging the future of this beautiful Country full of unique sounds. Makes for a… More

08/30/2014

RETROGRADE PLAYLIST 8/30/14 – 9/1/14 – 9/3/14

follow on twitter _ @indieretrograde email – sdallavo@msn.com THE CLASH – REVOLUTION ROCK THE JAM – SATURDAY’S KIDS XTC – MAKING PLANS FOR NIGEL (LIVE) THE REPLACEMENTS – I WILL DARE THE ENGLISH BEAT – TEARS OF A CLOWN NICK LOWE – CRUEL TO BE KIND ELVIS COSTELLO & THE ATTRACTIONS – KING HORSE THE… More

08/27/2014

Annabel Jones daughter of Monkees Davy Jones & 17-year old Paddy Clegg- this week- SATURDAY 11am- SUNDAY & WEDNESDAY 10pm

Covering the musical world aus Berlin. The sweet vocals of Hempshire’s Annabel Jones and the happy sounds of Paddy Clegg from Liverpool are just some highlights. Others: Dublin’s Analogue Wave, N.Y.C.’s Hooray For Earth, Liverpool’s Fidel Afro, and London’s SBTRKT with a lyrical giant.  Back with new tunes- Tamara Bubble, The Slow Readers Club, and… More

08/25/2014

THE LULU RAES

The Lulu Raes are a four-piece outfit from Sydney, Australia comprised of members Eddie, Raras, Marcus and Tom, who combine their love of pop, Motown harmonies, and catchy weirdness to create their own danceable and infectious brand of indie/pop/rock. Having written with Sticky Fingers and influenced by The Strokes, The Flaming Lips and The Pixies,… More

08/23/2014

RETROGRADE PLAYLIST 8/23/14 – 8/25/14 – 8/27/14

follow on twitter – @indieretrograde email – sdallavo@msn.com XTC – NO THUGS IN OUR HOUSE THE B-52′S – PLANET CLAIRE DAVID BOWIE – MOONAGE DAYDREAM