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Local Radio Crush: Sunday night playlists

March 2, 2011

Boston Accents with Dave Duncan on WFNX

THE FATAL FLAW – Narrow Hours, from the album Narrow Hours. Next show 3/19 at Great Scott with Taxpayer and Tiny Animals.

NAKED ON ROLLERSKATES – The Fighter, from the album I Lost My Heart In The Battle. Next show 3/25 at Tommy Doyle’s.

THE SHEILA DIVINE – The Innocents, from their forthcoming album. Win tickets to their St. Pat’s Day show on WFNX.

ENDLESS WAVE – Land of the Sun, from the album Notes From The Compound. CD Release Sat 3/5 @ Great Scott with Eksi Ekso.

LA PESTE – Better Off Dead, from 7″ single. Classic Boston punk from 1978.

NIGHT FRUIT – Float, new recording. Available as part of latest Boston Band Crush sampler. (Go get it!)

BEARSTRONAUT – Moniker, digital single. Currently working on a new EP.

EKSI EKSO – Kills of the Flood Tide, from the album Brown Shark, Red Lion. CD Release show 3/5 at Great Scott with Endless Wave.

THICK SHAKES – Go Back To New York, from the Why Buy The Cow 7″ EP. Next show 3/23 at Church with the Big Big Bucks, Jacuzzi Boys and Emeen Z.

THE DAILY PRAVDA – Gimme Ecstasy, new recording. Playing 3/4 @ The Pill, Great Scott.

DAN WEBB AND THE SPIDERS – Just Relax, from the Boston Band Crush sampler.

DAVID WAX MUSEUM – Born With A Broken Heart, from the album Everything Is Saved. One of many local bands heading to South By Southwest this year.

THE RESURRECTIONISTS – Cordelia, from the album My Chainsaw Heart. Band takes their name from a 19th century euphemism for a body snatcher.

THE SHODS – I Know A Place, from the album Bamboozled, Jilted, Hornswaggled and Hoodwinked. Band opened for Dropkicks and Bosstones back in the day.

DROPKICK MURPHYS – Deeds Not Words, from the album Going Out In Style.

DAMON AND NAOMI – Walking Backwards, from the album False Beats and True Hearts. Download free at – Naomi Yang part of Sound On Sight – The Photography of Boston Rock 3/3 @ Aviary (JP) with members of Mission of Burma, Neptune, Hallelujah the Hills, Viva Viva, Come, J Geils Band, Cold Water Flat, Helms & more!

ELDRIDGE RODRIGUEZ – What A Difference A Drug Makes, from the album You Are Released.

TOTEM – Grateful, from the self-titled EP. Playing benefit show 3/3 at Church with Gene Dante, Vary Lumar & more. $20 donation or 1 pair of new kids’ sneakers.

SLOWDIM – Tallest Trees, from the demo EP. New project from Paul Sentz, former lead singer of This Car Up.

HANDS AND KNEES – Sitting At The Piano Disappearing, from the album Wholesome.

THE FIGGS – Favorite Shirt, from the album Low-Fi At Society High. Playing 3/4 at Precinct with Watts and Corin Ashley.

GENTLEMEN HALL – Take Me Under, from the album Give Us Roots, Give Us Wings. Free download available via band’s facebook page.

THE SOUND OF GROWING UP – The Kite, from the EP Drifting. New EP due out 3/8.

ST HELENA – California, from the album Modern Tan. Playing 3/5 with The Luxury, Jumbling Towers and Eytan & The Embassy.

THE GROWNUP NOISE – Flower, from the album This Time With Feeling. CD Release 3/26 at the Middle East downstairs with Kingsley Flood, Spouse and Joe Fletcher & The Wrong Reasons.

MG LEDERMAN – Longfellow Bridge, from the album What Ifs And Bad Memories. A less depressing song about not being so depressing.

DROPKICK MURPHYS – The Hardest Mile, from the album Going Out In Style. Annual St. Pat’s shows at House of Blues is sold out.

TRABANTS – St. Petersburg Shake, from the album Highwire Surfing. Playing 3/6 at Precinct with Kristen Ford Band and My Pet Dragon.

BATTLE HOUSE – Quick, Change Everything, from the Some Sleep LP. Will be available on vinyl and download only later in March.

Boston Emissions with Anngelle Wood on WZLX

LYRES – Help You Ann, opening for The Del Fuegos at the Paradise 6/24





MOUNT PERU – So Sue Me, Lucinda


THE CARS – Blue Tip from Move Like This, due 5/10.

THE FATAL FLAW – Narrow Hours

ENDLESS WAVE – Rising Tide from Notes from the Compound, playing 3/5 Great Scott with Eksi Ekso (CD rel), December Sound and J/Q.

BROWNBOOT – Iron & Ledson, playing 3/5 at the Rosebud with Minor Stars and Trucks.

CHEAP LEATHER – Red Lipstick Limo Service

BRITTANY GRAY – I Want My Belt Back, playing 3/5 at O’Brien’s with Morgan Knockers, Hello Ninja and I Have Ears.

Top 5 Fave New Local Song Poll

#5 DIRTY BOMBS – Lights Up

#4 EKSI EKSO – Kills of the Flood Tide

#3 WICKED WHISKEY – Deadly Kiss

#2 THE CINNAMON FUZZ – Reboot My Heart

#1 OLD JACK – Chorus Line

COYOTE KOLB – John Smith, playing 3/3 at Toad with Joe Fletcher and the Wrong Reasons and Dietrich Strauss.

TOTEM – Black Sheep, playing 3/3 Sneaker Jam benefit with Gene Dante and
Vary Lumar – bring a pair of childrens’ shoes.

DAMBUILDERS – Burn this Bridge

BLEU – B.O.S.T.O.N., 2001 Rumble champion playing 3/4 at Brighton Music Hall with Tracy Bonham.

CAMPAIGN FOR REAL TIME – Instant Karma, 2006 (wildcard) Rumble champions.

THE LUXURY – The Mirror Fogs 2009 (wildcard) Rumble champions, playing 3/5 with St Helena, Eytan and the Embassy and Jumbling Towers.

Bay State Rock with Carmelita on WAAF

MELIAH RAGE – Invincible

THE GOBSHITES – Guiness Boys


THE NERVOUS EATERS – Loretta, performing a rare show 4/16 with The Lyres and Robin Lane & The Chartbusters.


FBI (featuring Charlie Farren and Jon Butcher) – Hold Me Back

JON BUTCHER AXIS – Holy War, appearing live on Bay State Rock 3/6.


BLEU – B.O.S.T.O.N., playing 3/4 at Brighton Music Hall with Tracey Bonham and Jim Boggia.

TREE – Cold and Alone

ST. HELENA – Oh Jane, playing 3/5 at Church with with The Luxury, Jumbling Towers, Eytan & The Embassy.

VARY LUMAR – Next Step, playing “Cradles to Crayons” benefit at Church 3/4 with Will Makar & The Redline, Totem and Gene Dante (solo acoustic).

THE HUSH NOW – Hoping and Waiting

SUNCHUNCK – God Bless America, playing 3/4 at Precinct with Ellis Ashbrook, Erin Barra, Pretty Dirty andRay Hendricks.

MISSION OF BURMA – That’s When I Reach For My Revolver

MASS – Do You Love Me

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