Music Announcements

Last week it was Crap From The Past, this week local rock music takes its lumps. Fresh off of last week’s stint, substituting for Ron Gerber on his show Crap From The Past, former Radio Rumpus Room hosts Ron and Jean continue their triangulation on all Friday night music programming as they sub-host MN Soundtrack.

On the December 15th show, 2 bands for the price of one: Free! First up: Bella Ruse: A talented hardworking band, going on three national tours and recording three EPs.

Tuesday, December 14: Nicolas Muñoz & Vladimir Garrido from the local group Alma Andina visit Corazon Latino to share their Chilean,Andean, and Latin American music, and celebrate their new CD. We continue to celebrate December with the gaita Venezolana, and our other treats, as always!
Tune in at noon!

It’ll be 1987 All Over Again as former RRR hosts Ron and Jean sit in on this week’s Dec. 10 edition of Crap From The Past (Friday 10:30 p.m.-midnight).

Host Ron Gerber’s recent protests to the contrary, some of us continue to believe there are actually people who tune in their radios every Friday night to hear the program called Crap From The Past.

Join Glen Leslie in the Fab Four(th) Dimension, Friday night at 9, as he celebrates 90 minutes of Beatles covers by washed-up Easy Listening hacks and wannabes. Stiff, soul-stripping music from deep within the Higher-Than-Fi universe. It happens on Jet Set Planet, Friday, December 10th, from 9:00 to 10:30pm.

It’s gonna be a hard days nightmare.

Tonight we’re gonna ROCK the house with two bands for the price of none! We’ll start off with Phantom Tails described as solid, bone-rattling, hair-tossing, fist-pumping, whole-body-jamming rock ‘n’ roll followed by the Sex Rays.
KFAI DJ Cyn Collins gives the Sex Rays a ringing endorsement: The Sex Rays are cool, in a ’60s/‘70s way, she says.

Tune in Tuesday as Connecticut-based Joe Roberto & Poverty Hash dish out their carnival-blues style music live on Spin with Cyn shortly after 11 a.m.!

Continuing a Palmer’s Bar residency through most of December, Joe Roberto & Poverty Hash’s intensely energized shows are a must-see.

From 11am to noon on KFAI Monday, December 6th, the topic is 2010 politics, with a healthy dose of the music mix you expect on Monday mornings, and the sharp observations you expect from Lizz Winstead.

From her LinkedIn profile: _As a co-creator and former head writer of Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, and co-founder of Air America Radio; Lizz Winstead has emerged as a critically acclaimed

Tune in to Freewheelin:http://www.kfai.org/freewheelin this Wednesday, December 1, as host Jackson Buck welcomes the Pistol Whippin’ Party Penguins:http://www.myspace.com/pwpp to the KFAI studios.

The Penguins will be performing live and chatting about their upcoming (Dec. 3) Yuletide Sweater Ball lll at Jackson’s Freewheelin’ 1st Friday music series at the 331 Club.

Tonight’s episode of Radio Pocho will take us back in time to the year 1973. This year brings us the tail end of the Vietnam war, Richard Nixon’s presidency, and widespread inflation across the world. Musical innovation tends to flourish under this kind of adversity.

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