Author: Carl

This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio # 1061

The late Phil Spector leaves behind a troubled (and troubling) legacy. If we can separate the artist from his art, Spector’s work should rightly be acclaimed. His Wall Of Sound production and his painstaking pop vision...

This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio # 1059

Signed, sealed, delivered–it’s yours: another collection of rockin’ pop music on the radio, blithely mixing eras and styles because it’s all pop music. It stands together as one. That idea appeals to me: Standing together as...

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

We got stuff. We’re STUFFED with stuff! New stuff from Ken Sharp, Clockwork Flowers, Irene Peña, and Geoff Palmer and Lucy Ellis, new-to-us stuff from Sugar Snow (covering Crowded House), and classic stuff from Stevie Wonder, The Clash, and The Bangles. Old stuff! Recent stuff!...

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

It’s time for The 22nd Annual This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio Christmas Show! We’ve got fresh ‘n’ festive new seasonal sides by NICK PIUNTI AND THE COMPLICATED MEN, BERK/LEHANE, KARLA KANE, IRENE PEÑA, THE JAC, QUINT (featuring KAREN BASSET), and SLINGSBY HORNETS. We...