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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Squirrel Flower – Headlights

This week’s Best In Show makes us swoon! The dreamy “Headlights” is from Squirrel Flower (aka Ella O’Connor Williams), and can be found on her recently released second album, I Was Born Swimming on the Polyvinyl label. For more information visit squirrelflower.net.

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Squirrel Flower – Headlights

This week’s Best In Show makes us swoon! The dreamy “Headlights” is from Squirrel Flower (aka Ella O’Connor Williams), and can be found on her recently released second album, I Was Born Swimming on the Polyvinyl label. For more information visit squirrelflower.net.

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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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Omni – Courtesy Call

Our Best in Show this week comes from recent Sub Pop signees, Omni. These guys are obviously fans of the post punk era, and with “Courtesy Call” are reminiscent...

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Zero 7 – Swimmers

Our Best In Show this week features UK duo, Zero 7, with “Swimmers“, their second single of the year after taking a break of several years. Have a listen...

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Kamaal Williams – Strings (ATL)

We’re changing direction for this week’s Best In Show. DJ Kamaal Williams brings us his progressive house interpretation of classic dance track, “Strings of Light,” with “Strings (ATL)“. Check...

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Steve Lacy – Playground

We head west to Los Angeles for this week’s Best in Show – “Playground” from guitarist Steve Lacy. The subtly funky tune can be found on Steve’s debut album...

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Sports Team – Fishing

Our Best In Show for the week is from a London-based band that has seemingly come out of nowhere. Sports Team comes roaring out of the gate with new...

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Marco Benevento – Let It Slide

Our latest Best In Show goes to Woodstock homeboy, Marco Benevento. “Let It Slide” is the title cut from Marco’s latest album available now from the Royal Potato Family...

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