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This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio # 1037

This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio # 1037

WARNING: Contents under pressure. We determined ahead of time that we wanted to end this week’s show with an extended preview of next’s week’s special edition of This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio. That meant...

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

Y’know how movie theaters show Coming Attractions before the feature film? TIRnRR believes in doing things backwards whenever we can get away with it. So tonight, after you’ve thoroughly enjoyed our irresistible barrage of old and...

This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio # 1036

This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio # 1036

Bonni Miller was the managing editor at Goldmine for the best years of my two-decade stint as a freelance writer for the magazine, working with editor-in-chief Jeff Tamarkin. We never met, but we spoke on the phone, and...

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

The promise of a new single by The Go-Go’s and TWO new tracks from Librarians With Hickeys should be all the incentive you need to tune in. But wait! There’s MORE! From across the decades of the rockin’...

This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio # 1035

This Is Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio # 1035

We will often outlive our heroes. This may be especially true of rock ‘n’ roll fans, whose shooting stars have sometimes been known to embrace a supposed ethos of live fast, die young, and...

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

We’ll hear a few tracks from the late Emitt Rhodes as well as some music from The Knickerbockers, new music from The Wild Kindness and Erk, a new single release from The BAR, and an assortment of delights from then, now,...

Tonight On THIS IS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RADIO

We know EXACTLY what we’re gonna play! You…do not. Yet! The playlist will include TIRnRR Fresh Spins (i.e., both new and old stuff we [probably] ain’t played before) by The Smithereens, Lisa Mychols & Super 8, Clockwork Flowers, Kid Gulliver, Dave Edmunds, The...