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BBR #100!!!! Three Albums in Two Hours!

Published on July 20, 2014 By Bem Brasil

Tweet Here it is, finally, our 100th BBR! To celebrate, your host will share with you three – count ‘em – THREE of his favorite albums of all time, two of which are extremely rare, straight from Will’s record collection! We’ll start with the best known of the three, the seminal Tropicália: ou Panis et Circencis, […]

THE BORO DJs SHOW:Returns today @6pm(pst) in studio 2B

Published on July 19, 2014 By The Boro Djs

Tweet Back from a little vacation, “L” and Skech2 bring out gems of music for the airwaves tonight. Playing new music they pickup over the last two weeks, this promises to be a hot show. So join both dj’s and Renaissance aKa the Lieutenant on this funky ride tonight. FaceBook: The Boro Twitter: @muzicsnobs @mightyl_uno […]

Strictly Hardly Vinyl Johnny Winter Tribute Today 4 to 7PM pdt Studio 1A

Published on July 18, 2014 By Strictly Hardly Vinyl

Tweet This weeks featured vinyl: Johnny Winter, the Texas blues guitarist known for his scorching riffs, flowing white hair and gravelly, hard-times voice, died this week. As a tribute we dedicate the entire show to him including two vinyl LPs. First, recruiting Rick Derringer as his sideman, this was hard rock with a blues edge […]

BBR #99 Featuring Sivuca Airs Today 6-8 PM/1A!

Published on July 13, 2014 By Bem Brasil

Tweet For our 99th Bem Brasil Radio Show, we’ll treat ourselves to the many musical talents of the great Sivuca ! A great Brazilian Multi-Instrumentalist, Conductor, Arranger, Composer, Orchestrator, and Singer. His compositions span various styles, including choro, frevo, forró, baião, classical, blues, jazz, and others. His successful international career included performances with Baden Powell, Toots […]

Strictly Hardly Vinyl Returns With Sugarpie On Top Today 4 to 7PM pdt Studio 1A

Published on July 11, 2014 By Strictly Hardly Vinyl

Tweet This weeks featured vinyl (& CD): We return with a Bay Area legend – The Queen of San Francisco Blues: Sugarpie DeSanto. First, what is undoubtedly her most recognized album compilation of her biggest hits including duets with Etta James; from 1989 its Down In The Basement. Next, a hard-to-find vinyl record released upon […]

Not Safe For Work – Truths no one else tells you

Published on July 9, 2014 By NSFW

Tweet Everybody listen in and welcome the new Not Safe For Work co-host!  But you have to listen to find out who it is!  Listen live 6-8pm PST in Studio A1 or enjoy the podcast anytime.

Bossa Nova Time…Again! BBR# 98, Featuring Maysa (No, not that one, the Brazilian one!) Airs today!

Published on July 6, 2014 By Bem Brasil

Tweet Here we are, doing our 98th (!) Bem Brasil Radio Show, and we have still barely scratched the surface of the almost infinite list of talent that Brazil has produced in the past few generations. To drive the point home, today’s show will feature “the Janis Joplin of Bossa Nova”, Maysa Matarazzo! Starting in music at […]

Not Safe For Work Oddcast

Published on July 2, 2014 By NSFW

Tweet Today on Not Safe For Work, Rory Hensey is back!   Which always ensures a dark yet hilarious tea time of the soul, except Rory prefers coffee.  Also, Sweet Gail is likely to call in even though she can never hear us.

BBR #97, Featuring O Banquete dos Mendigos Airs This Sunday!

Published on June 29, 2014 By Bem Brasil

Tweet December 10, 1973: To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Brazilian composer, singer, and actor Jards Macalé organized a concert at the Museum of Modern Art in Rio de Janeiro, inviting many major Brazilian artists to perform, including Chico Buarque, Gal Costa, Raul Seixas, Milton Nascimento, and Edu Lobo, among others. In between songs, Macalé read the […]