We’re celebrating Pearl Jam at Fenway on Friday, August 5 and Sunday, August 7 with two pre-shows at Bill’s Bar on Lansdowne St. Pearl Jam tribute Five Against One will perform two sets each night. Both shows are 21+, FREE, powered by Rental Beast, and presented by Miller Lite and RadioBDC. No need to RSVP, just come down and party!
Joshua Fields Millburn and Ryan Nicodemus had it all: cash, cars, and all the toys. Then they decided to go minimal. The Boston Globe says they’re “like Henry David Thoreau, but with Wi-Fi”…and 2 million followers. Boston is number 56 on their 100 city tour, and the decided to make a stop at RadioBDC. Listen to their story, and listen to Julie Kramer respond. More
Those who have been hiding under rock may not yet have heard of ‘Orange Is the New Black”s much anticipated return. Social media has been buzzing as fans binge-watch the Netflix original series that follows Piper Chapman as she serves a 15 month sentence in a federal prison after being charged with drug trafficking. The show is truly addicting as it brilliantly tackles a a broad range of issues including racism, sexism, gender and mental illness. But this show also deserves major props for it’s wide-ranging soundtrack selections. More
Do you ever hear a song and just love it? I mean, right off the bat, you’re hooked. And the more you hear it, the more you like it. It gets stuck in your head and, quite frankly everywhere else. More
The New England Revolution currently sit atop the Eastern Conference in the MLS standings. The World Cup is about to get underway in Brazil. What better time to talk to Chris Tierney of the Revs? Paul Driscoll and I did just that. More
Ben Bradlee, Jr., who spent 10 years as a Boston Globe reporter and 15 years as Editor, is the author of The Kid: The Immortal Life of Ted Williams. He joined us this morning to talk about the tome. More
I’m sure Sia’s performance on ‘Late Night With Seth Meyers’ would have been stellar on it’s own, but the addition of Lena Dunham’s quirky interpretive dance moves brought it to a whole other level. The ‘Girls’ creator and star sporting a platinum blonde wig, showcased her eccentric moves while Sia lay motionless in a bunk bed. The performance is definitely weird, but it is exactly what should be expected by a collaboration by these ladies. Below is the original music video featuring the 11-year-old ‘Dance Moms’ star Maddie Ziegler.
Depeche Mode’s synth-pop classics have been given a unique facelift today by the “chiptune” and “synthpunk” collective 8-Bit Operators. Using re-purposed and modified Nintendos, Gameboys, Ataris, and other gaming systems, the “Tribute to Depeche Mode: Enjoy The Silence” gives new life to some of the band’s greatest works. The tribute spans three decades, including favorites like “Just Can’t Get Enough,” “Strangelove,” and “Never Let Me Down Again.” More
It it too early to ask if the Sox should be sellers or buyers? Who, if anyone, is to blame for Stephen Drew’s slow start? Is hindsight really 20/20? We ask a lot of questions when the Sox aren’t playing well. Lucky for us, Chad Finn and Steve Silva have answers. More
Mike Bello from the Boston Globe Metro Desk gave us the update on the Southwest and Jet Blue planes that collided on the tarmac earlier today, and it’s worth listening to just to hear Julie Kramer make the “boop-boop-boop” noise.
It’s my mother’s birthday this weekend, but you would think it was mine with the spread that No. 8 Kitchen & Spirits laid out in-studio this morning. Listen and find out why they’re worth visiting in Amesbury. More