rock and roll

Today was the one-year anniversary of this show. I played songs that I’ve played before – a few selections of favorites from my many favorite songs. All of these bands are bands that I have seen live. And of course they are all local! Here are the events I mentioned on the show today: Spit […]

The House of Sarcasm #31 – More Local Music Discoveries Today I played some music from bands that I have mostly never heard before.  I love discovering new local bands and artists.  Feel free to contact me if you’d like me to check out your music and get it on the playlist! Here are some […]

Welcome back and happy new year! This show is all about discovering and celebrating LOCAL music.  Today’s theme was kind of about transportation and Portland. Here’s a link to the Willamette Week article I mentioned, about Micah Fletcher and Mic Crenshaw, whose band Last of a Dying Breed is playing tonight with Everlast at Star […]

The House of Sarcasm #24 – Halloween Party With Guest DJ Chuck Thrust Today fellow PSU student Chuck Thrust, leader of local band Dartgun and the Vignettes (I am a backup singer in this band), joined me in the booth to play some selected tunes by groups that have inspired this radio show. The House […]

The House of Sarcasm #20 – Back to School Special – Local Portland Bands Autumn has started, and classes at PSU start on Monday, so today I played a selection of songs from Portland bands to fit a “Back To School” theme of my own sarcastic imagination. Hope it all makes sense to you. Welcome […]

The House of Sarcasm #9 – Local Bands from Portland, OR.  Today I played some new finds and some old faves – local rock, punk, country, Jamaican jazz and more! Please click the blue “Download” link at the bottom of this post to listen to today’s show, and scroll down to view the full playlist. […]

The House of Sarcasm #8 – Local Bands from Portland, Oregon! Here are some upcoming events featuring bands I’ve played on my show: Bomb Squad / Potbelly / Chartbusters / Bitch School at Twilight Cafe & Bar, May 4 Dark Oz EP Release w/ Dartgun & the Vignettes, Drunk on Pines at Hawthorne Hideaway, May […]

Photo by Victoria Mahoney FFO: The Strokes, Queens Of The Stone Age, Mini Mansions, Twin Peaks If you’ve been missing the sweet sounds of New York rock, then you can’t miss CRX at the Doug Fir, Tuesday, November 29th. Fronted by The Strokes’ Nick Valensi, CRX is a refreshing return to the grunge sounds we […]

I’ve missed you, KPSU. Here’s a selection of songs from the records I’ve been holding dear since we last met.

A very special episode wherein I’m joined by DJ DJ, my pops. We played through the best dad rock of the past few decades with some of his old favorites and a few of mine.