tribute

Playing all dem great covers! Part 1.

Heather Hanson of the Super Groovy Cosmic Bus fame lost her battle with depression on Sept 11th 2018. I rebroadcasted one of our times in the KPSU DJ booth together. We were both over caffeinated, giggly, and completely geeking out on the Portland music scene. I miss her but want to remember Heather like this. […]

The Birds and the Bees “You were conceived right in that blue house,” he said, pointing to a cramped one-bedroom bungalow. It was shadowed by two newer, taller apartments packed on either side. “See the window on the left? That was our bedroom.” Bernal Heights, San Francisco, a moment of a passion—July, I reckon, 1983. […]

We pay tribute to Sharon Jones of Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, who passed away this last weekend.

We pay tribute to Sharon Jones of Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, who passed away this last weekend.

We play a tribute to Prince as artists cover his album Purple Rain, followed by a few of my favorite Prince songs.

“All people care about nowadays is getting paid, so they try to do just what the audience wants them to do. I’d rather give people what they need rather than just what they want.”   On April 21st, 2016, the world lost another musical icon; Prince was much more of an artist than even all […]

When I reflect on my earliest memories of enjoying music there are a few fuzzy instances that come to mind. Cruising around in my dad’s ’67 Corvair listening to Beach Boys’ “Little Old Lady From Pasadena”; Recording Ace Of Base/Savage Garden ‘radio shows’ with my childhood friend Cassie (which were basically 10 year old us […]

Plate of Shrimp’s tribute to the magical David Bowie.  I jam some classics, covers, and b-side goodies.