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Show #100: The Gaslight Anthem’s The ’59 Sound

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After 100 shows, it is only fitting to revisit the album after which my show is named: The Gaslight Anthem’s The ’59 Sound. Dropping lyrical references and musical allusions to many of their own influences and heroes, The Gaslight Anthem inspired the format of my show with this album, typifying hero worship and the idea that … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-03-13

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  Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com   13 MARCH (FRI)     7:30PM FREE   PATRICIA HARRIS(VOCAL)/ROBERT MOLLARD(PIANO) LIGHT OF HEARTS VILLA, 283 UNION, BEDFORD 440‑232‑1600 www.bedfordoh.gov   13 MARCH (FRI)     8PM ADMISSION   SUN SPEAK: MATT GOLD(GUITAR), NATE FRIEDMAN(DRUMS,PERCUSSION) BOP STOP @ THE MUSIC SETTLEMENT, 2920 DETROIT, CLEVELAND 216‑421‑5806 www.facebook.com/bopstop   … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-03-06

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send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com   6 MARCH (FRI)   7PM FREE   SHEA PIERRE(PIANO) TRIO FIRST CHURCH IN OBERLIN, 106 N MAIN 440‑775‑5142 www.oberlin.edu   6 MARCH (FRI)   9PM ADMISSION   SWING DANCE: CHELSEA REED(VOCAL) & THE FAIR WEATHER FIVE BAINBRIDGE TOWNSHIP TOWN HALL, 17826 CHILLICOTHE, CHAGRIN FALLS 216‑316‑0068   6 MARCH … Continued

Show #99: The Beatles’ Abbey Road

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For The ’59 Sound’s 99 show, we visit one of rock’s most immortal albums: The Beatles’ Abbey Road. No other musical group has so popular and so talented simultaneously. Setlist (“Song Name” – Artist – Album) “The ’59 Sound” – The Gaslight Anthem – The ’59 Sound “Come Together” – The Beatles – Abbey Road “Something” – The Beatles … Continued

Show #98: Doug Gillard’s Parade On

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Parade On is Doug Gillard’s third solo album, offering more of crisp guitar playing, deft soloing and pop song craft that we have come to know and love. This show precedes Doug’s WRUW sponsored show at the Grog Shop on Feb. 27. Setlist (“Song Name” – Artist – Album) “The ’59 Sound” – The Gaslight Anthem – The … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-02-27

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  Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com 27 FEBRUARY (FRI)     7PM FREE   BALDWIN-WALLACE JAZZ ENSEMBLE, ANTHONY FUOCO(PIANO) KULAS MUSICAL ARTS BLDG, 96 FRONT, BEREA 440‑826‑2365 www.bw.edu   27 FEBRUARY (FRI)     8PM ADMISSION   EDDIE BROOKSHIRE(BASS) QUINTET: DR. GARY ONADY(TRUMPET), JACK NOVOTNY(REEDS), KEIGO HIRAKAWA(PIANO), FENTON SPARKS(DRUMS) BOP STOP @ THE MUSIC … Continued

Doug Gillard and Seafair on Max and Teddy in the Morning at Night (Sometimes)

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This Monday, Feb. 23, your favorite co-hosts from Max and Teddy in the Morning at Night (Sometimes) will be interviewing indie-rock god Doug Gillard about his new album, Parade On, and upcoming Cleveland concert co-sponsored by WRUW. Ryan and Chalya of Seafair will also join Max and Teddy in the second half of the show to talk … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-02-21

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21 FEBRUARY (SAT)    8,10PMADMISSION   NORMAN CONNORS(DRUMS)NIGHTTOWN, 12387 CEDAR, CLEVELAND HTS 216‑795‑0550 www.nighttowncleveland.com   21 FEBRUARY (SAT)    9PMADMISSION   CORY HENRY(KEYBOARDS) AND THE FUNK APOSTLESBEACHLAND BALLROOM, 15711 WATERLOO, CLEVELAND  216‑383‑1124 www.beachlandballroom.com   22 FEBRUARY (SUN)    1PMADMISSION   MINI-FESTIVAL: DAVE GREER’S CLASSIC JAZZ STOMPERS, QUEEN CITY DIXIE CATS, GENE’S JAZZ HOT COUNTRY CLUB … Continued

Ask a Luddite

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So to help promote the show and for some good fun, I did a little segment with Ben to run on the Daily Tech News Show. Its a fun 5 minutes where I ask Ben a tech question and try to get his take on it. This week was about Smartwatches, and the response from … Continued

Welcome to Our New Website and THANK YOU!

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Howdy WRUW Listeners! It’s been a long time in the making, but we’re proud to welcome you to our new virtual home! Come in, make yourself at home, and get to know the place. If this website is anything like the last, we’ll be here for a while (here’s to another 13 years?)! Most importantly, however, … Continued