Friday, July 28, 2017

91.5 FM KEXP – Great Radio Station

May 20, 2010 by  
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(Website snapshot of 91.5FM NYC/90.3 FM Seattle) 91.5 in NYC is a Seattle based public radio station that plays a great blend of alternative music. Some of my favorite songs from today were “Drive That Fast” by Kitchens Of Distinction, “Kids” by MGMT, “Innocent Child” by Big Audio Dynamite II, and “10 Mile Stereo” by Beach House. <<Click here to […]

Bono on Joy Division and Martin Hannett from 1980

April 25, 2010 by  
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How cool is this interview. Not only does Bono talk about being in the studio with Ian Curtis and Joy Division, but also comments on U2’s decision not to use the late, great Martin Hannet as a producer on their first album, Boy. I’m no musicologist, though in my opinion Martin turned “drum sounds” into an art form. (Uncreditted –  Ian Curtis […]