Hell’s Kitchen Radio #439: Looks Like I’m Fixin’ To DJ Rag

June 3, 2021, 9:55 am

Download the Disrespect HERE! Listen into all my shows here! It’s Memorial Day, so I’m going to honor the troops (of whom I have many as friends and former students) by sticking it to the man! I’m a strong believer in a strong defense. But I am not much for spreading Democracy around the world. I think we ought to practice what []

Hell’s Kitchen Radio #438: Happy 80th Birthday, Bob Dylan

May 27, 2021, 11:25 am

Download the Majesty HERE! Listen into all my shows here! I was about 12 or 13, laying in my bed on a weekend morning, listening to my clock radio, set to KFOG 104.5FM, when it was worth listening to. This song came on that hypnotized me; it’s the only way to describe it, really. I was paralyzed. I could not move, and []

Hell’s Kitchen Radio #437: I’m Your DJ

May 19, 2021, 4:25 pm

Download the Surprises HERE! Listen into all my shows here There are times that I really want to send a sternly written letter to some commercial radio station, reminding them of the disservice they are doing to their listeners. It’s almost as if they are some junkie pushing tainted drugs. The user doesn’t even know there are quality drugs down to the []

Hell’s Kitchen Radio #436: Lucky To Be Here

May 13, 2021, 2:40 pm

Download the Joy Ride HERE! Listen into all my shows here! Some nights I like to play music for you like we’re hanging out on the floor in front of my dad’s Hi-Fi, and I’m really excited to pull this record out, hopefully to blow your mind. I hope there are moments during this show that blow your mind. I hope that []

Hell’s Kitchen Radio #434: Hello/Goodbye Special

April 27, 2021, 1:56 pm

Download the Greeting HERE! Listen into all my shows here! Hosting a special is always a treat. I like the work once I’m inspired. A few weeks ago this “Hello/Goodbye” idea popped into my head. It’s not very original, but it’s what you do with it that counts. How would you fill a two hour show of only songs that have the []

Hell’s Kitchen Radio #433: Born Secular

April 15, 2021, 4:50 pm

Download the Ride of your Life HERE! Listen into all my shows here! A night with nothing to prove. After last week’s country/americana show, I feel like I needed to cleanse myself with a variety of genres. That’s the usual as you may know. There’s lots of music that’s new to you on here. Ace of Cups first ever release (2018), Joe []

Hell’s Kitchen Radio #432: Not Forever, Just For Now

April 7, 2021, 3:51 pm

Download the Ride of your Life HERE! Listen into all my shows here! There’s something about hosting a thematic special that really gets the juices flowing. I don’t know if this was really a special, but I stuck with one genre for the most part on this show. My fabulous daughter, Little Lauson Hell tells me she doesn’t like Country music. To []

Hell’s Kitchen Radio #431: The Right String But The Wrong Yoyo

March 31, 2021, 2:43 pm

Download Life’s Instructions HERE! Listen into all my shows here! How has time changed for you over the past year? Some days, when I’m busy teaching, grading, cleaning up the Hellhole, and caring for the Hell spawn, it seems to fly right by, leaving me wonder where the Hell all this free time is? Then there are days when I fell it []

Hell’s Kitchen Radio #430: It’s A Ripoff

March 16, 2021, 7:11 pm

Download The Answer To Your Prayers HERE! Listen into all my shows here! I’m taking too much time thinking about how to describe this show. It shouldn’t take this long. It should just flow, you know? The show flowed well. I had been listening to a lot of compilations during the week leading up to the show, so a lot of what []