It’s Local 518 Thursday on WEXT! January 13th

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It’s Local 518 Thursday! Click on the artist/band and song featured on the WEXT Radio Local 518 Show to find out more about them, and support by listening to & purchasing the songs. Miss the show? Listen to it and previous ones at the WEXT Radio Local 518 Show webpage. Have music you want us to hear? Submission guidelines can be found at the webpage link too. Send us stuff! A version of the following is posted on the Local 518 Facebook page.
Tonight at 11:00pm on WEXT Radio, the Local 518 Show playlist features…

Marc Delgado – “Mary, the Interstate…
The Villaineers – “Overlook
The Lustre Kings – “Big Big Man
Brent Gorton – “Oh, No!
geoff gordon – “Neighbors
Brad Whiting & the Cadillac Souls – “Nothing But A Heart
Slik Nik & th’ Tex’s Playboys – “Just For Tonight

The Attic Classic: A dose of classic rock n roll with a dash of rockabilly. In the early ’80s, roots-style music was making a comeback on the pop music charts. For Johnny Rabb and Eddie Angel, their mutual love for that sound didn’t depend on what was hot on the charts, it was its timelessness.

Rabb you might have seen in any number of bands over the years; tall, thin, with an ‘Elvis-like’ stage presence and a pompadour hairstyle that looks just right. Guitar slinger Eddie Angel left Rennselaer decades ago for Nashville to pursue his music career; quite a career it has become.

Back in 1982 the pair got together in a studio with other like-minded local musicians and produced a two-track live recording 45 record, released on Blotto Records. Side A is the rave-up Attic Classic – “Live It Up/Love It Up.”
Tune in WEXT Radio at 97.7 and 106.1 FM, at 89.1’s HD2 station, via online website stream at www.wextradio.org, or by using the free app for iOS and Android devices.

It’s always a fun time with Neanderthals playing primitive instruments (check out the bone headstock!) under a bridge by a river…

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