BEST in SHOW

Think of BEST in SHOW as a kibble-sized version of radioUNLEASHED. Each week, we’ll search the kennel high and low and select one sonic purebred to highlight here. It might be a yummy new tune, an under-appreciated old bone or an old dog’s guilty pleasure.

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Jesse Malin feat. Lucinda Williams – Room 13

Our Best In Show this week brings together two long time Unleashed favorites and keepers of the rock ‘n’ roll flame, Jesse Malin & Lucinda Williams, with “Room 13“. The tune can be found on Jesse’s latest album, Sunset Kids, available now. For more information visit jessemalin.com.

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Jesse Malin feat. Lucinda Williams – Room 13

Our Best In Show this week brings together two long time Unleashed favorites and keepers of the rock ‘n’ roll flame, Jesse Malin & Lucinda Williams, with “Room 13“. The tune can be found on Jesse’s latest album, Sunset Kids, available now. For more information visit jessemalin.com.

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Sampa The Great – Freedom

Searching high & low for interesting new releases, sometimes we find some unexpected results. This week’s Best In Show, via Zambia & Australia, is from Sampa the Great. “Freedom”...

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Erykah Badu & James Poyser – Tempted

Originally released on vinyl for Record Store Day 2019, we’re making Erykah Badu & James Poyser‘s cover of Squeeze‘s “Tempted” our Best In Show this week because it’s that...

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Tennis – Runner

Happy new year everyone! We’re starting the new year (and new decade) with an absolute beauty of a Best In Show – “Runner” from Tennis. It’s a tune which...

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Seratones – Gotta Get To Know Ya

Our final Best In Show for 2019, or our first for 2020? Your call. Either way, we’re rocking to “Gotta Get To Know Ya” from Seratones, out of Shreveport,...

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Hope Tala – Lovestained

As the year winds down, and the weather cools down, we’re thinking of warmer places & times, like this week’s Best In Show: “Lovestained” by London-based Hope Tala. For...

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Zero dB – Party Girl

With the end of the year screaming towards us, we’re going out partying, which brings us to this week’s Best In Show: “Party Girl” by Zero dB (Chris Vogado...

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Automatic – Calling It

We’re calling it for “Calling It” – this week’s Best In Show from Automatic, a Los Angeles-based trio with a fantastic take on minimal post punk/new wave. For more...

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Graham Parker – Nixon’s Rules

Our new Best In Show is from long time favorite, the prolific Graham Parker, who takes the UK government to task for policies that can be traced back to...

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Devon Gilfillian – Unchained

We’re headed to Nashville for our Thanksgiving week Best In Show selection – “Unchained” by Devon Gilfillian. The song is a preview of what to expect from Devon’s debut...

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