Musical Thingarium 11.14.19

An hour of The New Pornographers and their offshoots and an all cover-version hour! 1 Maow – Mean Mean Mean 2 The New Pornographers – Falling Down the Stairs of Your Smile 3 Destroyer – Your Blood 4 Zumpano – The Millionaire Poets 5 Limblifter – Cordova 6 Fancey – Merry Go Round 7 The…

The New Pornographers: Kathryn Calder

When the New Pornographers take the stage at Mass MoCA on Nov. 14,they’ll bring more than their dynamic sound. They’re also bringing a family story. Gathered two decades ago from prominent members of the Vancouvermusic scene by singer/guitarist Carl Newman, who had made a name for himself in the indie rock bands Superconductor and Zumpano,…

The New Pornographers: Carl Newman

Carl Newman says that he didn’t necessarily want to be the leader of The New Pornographers, that’s just the way it turned out. Currently on tour in support of their new album, “In the Morse Code of Brake Lights,” the New Pornographers are now eight albums away from their beginnings in the Vancouver music scene….

Musical Thingarium 10.11.18

The sounds of 2018 1 Matt Berry – World in Action 2 Bella’s Bartok – The Babadook 3 Courtney Barnett – Crippling Self Doubt and General Lack of Confidence 4 She Drew The Gun – Something For The Pain 5 The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band – Frenchmen Street 6 The Residents – Voodoo Doll 7 Pi Ja Ma – Ponytail 8 The Smittens – Second Choice Girl 9 The Nude…

Musical Thingarium 02.08.18

Northern Icy Music 1 Adna – If 2 Sigur Ros – Hafsol 3 Liza Anne – Northern Wind 4 The Magnetic North – Yesnaby 5 Bjork & Dirty Projectors – Sharing Orb 6 Beautify Junkyards – Radiocactivity 7 Mum – Underwater Snow 8 Tamaryn – Choirs of Winter 9 Frøkedal – Don’t Look Back 10 Gemma Ray…

Bonus Radio: This But Not This 06.14.16

1 I Am Alone by They Might Be Giants 2 Loretta by Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin 3 Jesus Sings by You Won’t 4 Random Name Generator by Wilco 5 Did I Die? by The Strumbellas 6 Three Minute Warning by the pica beats 7 Easy Come, Easy Go by The Decemberists 8 Kill…