Coffee Black out of Florence AL squished the entire band into the spice-rack for today's Spicecast, including two horns, keys, percussion (triangle YES), vocals, guitar, drums and of course da bass. We sat down with the guys to talk about their adventures on the road and the roots of their music. Check out the whole podcast right now and hear their tracks "Hope", "Stay", "Please Me" and "Get Away". You can also hear their track "Stay" on tonight's Valley Sounds local music show 9pm on 89.3 FM WLRH.
Today's cast includes a look back to when dynamic duo "The Shack" Michael Shackelford and Ashley Shackelford of G.E.M.S. were kind enough to grace the rack with their jamz just before their show at Maggie Meyers. Check out Ashley's R2D2 impersonation, tips and tricks for DIY recording, and of course four awesome tracks recorded live in the studio. We hear four tracks from G.E.M.S. or the Galactic Engineers of Magnetic Sound "Bound to Happen", "Bay View Rendezvous", "Think About It", and "Desert Eagle".
Although some of Alex's recent music has been composed in the format of a southern rock band his new solo act is letting him explore a brand new facet of his music. We talk Alex about his creative process and his experience working different sides of genre and vocality. He also performs four tracks, many of them debuts, including "All I Wear is Blue", "Already Shattered", "Stone Broken" and "Feels Good". Be sure to tune in to 89.3 WLRH tomorrow night at 9pm to hear one of his tracks "All I Wear is Blue" on Valley Sounds, WLRH's original and all local music show!
It's Spooptober already and Salina is back to tell you the best spots to get your fix of punk rock this month!
The dynamic duo behind MASQ, Jason and Trevor toured all the way from Oregon to land in our Spicy little studio today. Although these two have brought their music to Huntsville before they're definitely kicked it up a notch with their latest jams. Look out for some stunning guitar effects, epic feats of coordination and interesting facts about Oregon. Big thanks to our newest intern Trent Whitlow, who mixed and mastered all four of MASQ's tracks. We hear "Take a Bite", "Fluid Notion", "Haircut" and "From the Grave".
After a literal brainstorm, the bravest and most clandestine of salesmen are back at the Spice Rack to promote the release of their album "Brainstorm". Yellowhammer is hosting Them Damn Dogs and the Black Market Salesmen this Friday night for their huge album release show tha you do not want to miss!
We got a sneak peak at some of the upcoming tracks from the album and talked to the guys about their recording experience, mandatory Klayton colors, and Welch's brand cigarettes. We hear four tracks recorded live, "Flower Child", "Tiger Lilly Dreams", "Abode of Mist"(Not A-Boat of Mist) and "Lucifer's Ploy".
On today's mini-cast Joshua Dodd is back at the rack to talk about his upcoming show featuring historic punk band X performing September 7th with Huntsville's Go-Go Killers and Property at Lowe Mill. Despite the angry gods of metal and the internet we talk about some of Huntsville's punk history and the resurgence of old and new music in the patch.
It's been a busy August here in the valley! Salina and Dan are back to give you the scoop on some of the coolest underground punk, rockabilly, and hiphop coming throuh Huntsville this August. We hear musc from The Dirty Swagger, Qball Quick, Call Me Bronco and The Goddamn Rights, all on this episode of Red Magic Imports.
On today’s cast we have the ever talented Victoria Jones. Victoria is performing tonight at 6pm alongside Judy Allison at Church Street Wine Shoppe, her show this evening is part of the huge Downtown Huntsville Women in Music Weekend. Victoria shares the story behind her track “Live for Now” as well as speaking to us about the importance of having women in the music scene.
Victoria will also be performing with Alex Hendrix, Lana White and more this Saturday at Straight to Ale. Grab more info on all the shows going on tonight through Sunday on Downtown Huntsville's facebook event at https://www.facebook.com/events/666597453677514/
Alex Hendrix is back in the Spicerack this time to talk about the HUGE number of amazing female musicians lining downtown this coming weekend for Downtown Huntsville's Women in Music Weekend. The shows start Thursday at tons of downtown localtions and runs until next Sunday. There was way too many awesome female musicians to choose from but we play two tracks for you during the interview including "Fool's Gold" by Ally Free recorded at Spice Rack Studios and "Sell me on California" by Bonnor Black.
Grab more info on the shows on their facebook event at https://www.facebook.com/events/666597453677514/