"No problem, this thing's been going on so long, who can remember what anyone said 2 years ago. I just wish people had tuned in to my (and my friend Sara's) glam specials cuz we played all sorts of stuff and I think the topic had started…"
"This was my playlist when we did the special glam show on WMBR (which sigh, I don't think any of you listened to). Some obscure stuff, some not. Jobriath is def. on the arty side of things.
10:01 The Sweet | Wig Wam Bam clip | s/t [LP]…"
"I know this thread is wicked long but I mentioned that ages ago. Also the comps Boobs, Glitterbest and Clap Your Hands Stomp Your Feet. And Mojo put out a glam comp and there's one called 20 UK Power Glam Incendiaries on the Psychic…"
"Haha, not sure what picture you're looking at but it could very well not be me, I'll take the compliment tho. But you're right, there have been a ton of hosts throughout the years (I actually just celebrated 26!?). Quite impressive…"
"Congratulations on being around since 1978 BUT I'm afraid our show beats you. WMBR's Late Risers' Club in Cambridge/Boston started in May 1977 and just had a grand ole time celebrating 35 years last…"
"I saw Tuxedo Moon open for Bauhaus in London in 1980 (on Halloween). Also saw a show there w/ Wasted Youth, Sex Gang Children and UK Decay. Pretty cool. Not sure if anyone's mentioned Skeletal Family, an overlooked band from the…"
We're having a 35th celebration on Fri. 9/21 at Radio in Somerville, MA.http://www.facebook.com/events/382382368497974/The party starts at 9PM w/ the Shirt Lifters, comprised of local band guys doing lots of old punk rock covers, and Cocked n Loaded covering heavier stuff, along with videos of long gone Boston bands and a screening of the LRC documentary happening in the downstairs room.In addition, we have special programming all…See More
"A friend just pointed that out. And another friend from MBR says "this is my pal phil king's project! he's responsible for most of the cool junk shop glam comps that have come out in the past few years. he also produced the…"
Favorite Music/Influences (list some bands, musicians, genres, etc.):
Adverts, Backyard Babies, Bauhaus, Black Hollies, Black Sabbath, Bowie, Bullet LaVolta, Descendents, Dictators, DMZ, Dwarves, Hellacopters, Hot Water Music, Kiss, La Peste, Paul Revere & the Raiders, Supersuckers, Yardbirds
Diner, The Sting, Reservoir Dogs, Swingers, Glengarry Glen Ross, Spinal Tap, Platoon, Beautiful Girls, Les Comperes
travel, architecture, food, football
Favorite Show(s) on GaragePunk Pirate Radio:
don't listen to many podcasts. I like WMBR, KUSF, WFMU, WCSB, WHRB
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