On this Eve of Halloween join Michele K-tel w/ the original REAL PIRATES of Pirate Cat Radio: DJ Big Cookie and the notorious LabKat (!) for the Chilling, Thrilling Sounds of DISCO ROTO chock full of ghosts, zombies, space aliens + just plain evil going on.... Trick, or Treat? You decide.
Tonight 8-10 PM (PDT) we'll see what's new w/ NENEH CHERRY, SAUNA YOUTH, MOUNTAIN MAN trio, JERUSALEM IN MY HEART and welcome back that wonderful beast CALVIN JOHNSON +hops a night train . Are We Ready?
On this edition Michele K-tel looks into Mirrors + sees new sndz from SoCal chanteuse Sam Phillips, local drummer, trumpeter + producer Anna Hillburg, the haunted harmonies of Louisville folk duo The Other Years, a Sunwatchers + Eugene Chadbourne collab + call la policia it's new Meridian Brothers!
Tonight on Disco Roto – expect the usual favorites to appear in the next two hours along with new folktronica from Tunng, sonic reverb from Duluth’s Low, London’s Sauna Youth + jazz trio Thumbscrew + music from The Scientists — on their first ever US tour and making a stop in SF on Sunday!
On this edition: more Songs of Resistance from Marc Ribot to the Mountain Goats + new music from New Zealand (The Chills! Wax Chattels! Roy Montgomery! Tiny Ruins!) an Angel Olsen unreleased live track + a tix giveaway to see Ethio-Jazz legend Hailu Mergia.
Tonight on DISCO ROTO! New sndz from Melbourne’s Rolling Blackouts, the powerful protest trio of saxophonist Charles Lloyd, guitarist Bill Frisell + Lucinda Williams, the Sunwatchers from Brooklyn & Bay Area improv/avant-gospel group the Trouble Ensemble + more songs about CRYING,
Disco Roto ¡DISCO ROTO! NICK KNOX ROCKS (+ a few big trees)
Disco Roto¡DISCO ROTO! NICK KNOX ROCKS (+ a few big trees)
On this edition: Michele K-tel plays new sounds from 80-yr-old Brazilian samba diva Elza Soares, Atlanta indie act OMNI, a psychobilly salute to NICK KNOX of the CRAMPS (RIP), songs about trees + another professional wrestling ballad from the Mountain Goats -- all in a race to beat her battery life to the finish line.
On this edition: Michele K-tel celebrates FIVE Years of DISCO ROTO w/ new music from the Nightingales, Idris Ackamoor & the Pyramids, Bitchin' Bajas, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, the Dwarfs of East Agouza + other popular hits w/ mass appeal
Get ready for the crazy rhythms as Michele K-tel spins new sndz from the same ol' suspects Marc Ribot's Ceramic Dog, Yonatan Gat, Eleanor Friedberger, Yo La Tengo, Hailu Mergia, Damien Jurado, Bethlehem Casuals + a live Robyn Hitchcock record store day 7" single surprise.
On this edition: Michele K-tel spins glorious new sounds from Dutch anarchists THE EX, improv innovations from Makaya McCraven + Mary Halvorson, Sam Amidon's surprise Micro EP, Alasdair Robert's 100 year-old songs plus Superorganism.
On this edition: Michele K-tel screams w/ new feisty sounds from Sons of Kemet, The Lovely Eggs, Goat Girl, Girl Ray, Idris Ackamoor & the Pyramids, Muslim Jewish Resistance from Marc Ribot's Ceramic Dog + more SUPERCHUNK.