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Monday, 12 January 2015

SONIC BANDWAGON ROLLS INTO 2015......



Catch up with the first shows of 2015 over on Mixcloud whenever you want......

2nd show of 2015 including Motorhead Bluegrass style, a head to head contest for the most disturbing song of 2014, Inuit throat singing, a Sonic Segue of Norwegian folk into legendary Newcastle Thrash Metal and the normal...ish eclectic mix of top new tunes with Nige featuring three artists from a brand new contact for 2015.  
Last weeks has been the most popular on the listen again feature so far........
January 9th 
Hayseed Dixie - We Are The Road Crew
Thunderous Jones - Dog In The Window
Katzenjammer - Bad Girl
Travelling Band - Battlescars
Hey Bulldog - Makin Friends Not Millionaires
Patsy Matheson - From Your Computer
Jon Brooks - The Two Sisters
Findlay Napier - Hedy Lamarr
Eclipse - Stand On Your Feet
Jon Byrne - Living The Dream
Tanya Tagaq - Uja
Seer - Glimmervoid
Sean Lakeman & Kathryn Roberts - Tomorrow Will Follow Today
Black Delta Movement - The Trip
Beardfish - Hold On
Duke Garwood - Heavy Love
The Whereabouts - Money & Fame
Tom Williams – 21st Century Blues
Katzenjammer - My Dear
Venom - Long Haired Punks
Jon Byrne - Built By Angels


Andy, Mike and Nige spin more of their top tunes from 2014, including some of the live sessions recorded last year and look forward to upcoming gigs plus new releases in 2015.

January 2nd 
Torche – Minnions
Nick Raven - Nineteen Fifty Three
The Vintage Caravan - Midnight Meditation
Blair Dunlop - The Station
Jo Dudderidge - Passing Ships (Live Session)
Mohawk Radio - Lifetime Sunshine
Thunderous Jones - Dog In The Window (Live Session)
Slayer – Implode
Enslaved – Veilburner
Ange Hardy - The Gambler's Lot
Dan Mangan & Blacksmith – Mouthpiece
Hawkeyes - Die Trying
Gorilla Riot - Morning Sun (Live Session)
Kara - Made of Light
The Cornelius Crane - Soul in the Lightning (Live Session)
Anathema – Ariel
The Movements - Six Feet Under
Tom Williams - In The Snow (Demo)
Melechesh - Multiple Truths
Sukh - For The Road (Live Session)
Two Skies – Stay
False Lights - Crossing the Bar

SONIC BANDWAGON

Airing 10pm - midnight every Friday on Stockport’s Pure 107.8FM with:
Mike Ainscoe
Andy Barnes
Nigel Cartner
PURE 107.8FM, PO BOX 1078, STOCKPORT  SK3 0WH

Tuesday, 23 December 2014

SONIC BANDWAGON WITH EMPTY YARD EXPERIMENT & A BOXING DAY SPECIAL

Last Friday's Sonic Bandwagon show with Empty Yard Experiment in the studio is now available to listen again on Mixcloud.

http://www.mixcloud.com/barney24/sonic-bandwagon-on-pure-1078fm-191214-the-45th-one-with-empty-yard-experiment/

Here's a pic taken down at Pure with the guys, which reminds me when I go straight from work to interview a very cool post rock / prog band......take a change of clothes!!



And if you've had enough of Festive music by the 26th of December join us from 10pm GMT for our best of 2014 show, which racks up a bit like this.......

Reuben - Freddy Krueger (Demo)


Rival Sons - Secret

The Levellers - Drinking For England

Kelly Oliver feat Luke Jackson - Diamond Girl

Blues Pills - Astralplane

Jon Brooks - People Don't Think of Others

Robby Hecht - Barrio Moon

Agalloch - The Astral Dialogue

Amplifier - Magic Carpet

Shakedown Stockholm - Who Says I

Transatlantic - Black as The Sky

Spires - Primal Revelation

Lana Del Rey - Shades of Cool

Luke Jackson - Sister

Opeth - Elysian Wars

H.E.A.T. - Shot of Redemption (Live)

The Bedroom Hour - Sea Without Water

Crazy World of Arthur Brown - Muscle of Love

Transmaniacon - An Eye For An Eye

Lonesome Shack - More Primitive

Which only leaves me to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a fantastic New Year in 2015. 

Stay safe and keep on  rockin.  



SONIC BANDWAGON


Airing 10pm - midnight every Friday on Stockport’s Pure 107.8FM with:
Mike Ainscoe
Andy Barnes
Nigel Cartner
PURE 107.8FM, PO BOX 1078, STOCKPORT  SK3 0WH








Monday, 22 December 2014

SONIC BANDWAGON - THE 44TH ONE - GOING SOLO

In the 44th Sonic Bandwagon show on Pure 107.8FM I inject a personal #UndergroundMusicUncovered slant on proceedings and also reveal my track and album of the year.



Empty Yard Experiment – Greenflash
Peur – Grey Blood
Rose Windows – Season of Serpents
Cristobal and the Sea – Disquiet
Blues Pills – No Hope Left for Me
Gorilla Riot – Morning Sun (Live Session)
The Family Cat – Too Many Late Nights
Jack Adaptor – V.U
Winterfylleth – A Thousand Winters
Dan Mangan + Blacksmith – Kitsch
The Mantells – Men in Suits
Fleshgod Apocalypse – Epilogue
Sylosis – Leech
Jon Brooks – Queensville
Grand Magus – Steel vs Steel
War on Drugs – Red Eyes
YOB – Marrow


http://www.sonicbandwagon.com/radio/44-sonic-bandwagon-radio/

Last weeks show will also be appearing on Mixcloud very soon.  In the first hour, Nige plays an absolute plethora of top new tunes and in the 2nd hour we have an Empty Yard Experiment live interview, in and amongst playing tracks from their sophomore album 'Kallisti.'





Red House Glory - Living A Lie
Milton Star – Salvation
Desperate Journalist – Control
The Away Days - Best Rebellious
The Rivertairs – Jack
The Mantells - Men In Suits
Slow Readers Club - Don't Mind (Live at Manchester Library)
Stu Larsen - San Francisco
Slow Club - Tears of Joy
Flat 24/7 – Motorways
Phantoms – Dust
Charlie Bronson - Hurry to Worry
Rival Sons - Electric Man
Empty Yard Experiment – Entropy
Empty Yard Experiment - The Blue Eyes of a Dog
Karnivool - New Day
Empty Yard Experiment - Lost In A Void That I Know….
Nine Inch Nails - La Mer
Empty Yard Experiment – Greenflash
Reuben - Christmas is Awesome

Empty Yard Experiment - The Call



SONIC BANDWAGON

Airing 10pm - midnight every Friday on Stockport’s Pure 107.8FM with:
Mike Ainscoe
Andy Barnes
Nigel Cartner
PURE 107.8FM, PO BOX 1078, STOCKPORT  SK3 0WH

Friday, 12 December 2014

SUPPORTING UNSIGNED MUSIC AND GOING SOLO ON SONIC BANDWAGON









 
For the first time in a few months, going solo in tonight's Sonic Bandwagon show on Pure 107.8FM. 

#UndergroundMusicUncovered

Fantastic mix of styles in the playlist including Prog, Alt-Rock, Retro 70's Blues Rock, Indie, Black Metal, Doom and even a Canadian country murder ballad.  

We're also supporting the campaign by our good friend and colleague at Pure, Chris Ridgway and his Supernova show to 'Get a unsigned band into the charts' as an alternative to the usual manufactured dross which permeates the music scene at this time of year.  

Go grab yourself a copy of The Mantells track 'Men in Suits' now and support unsigned music. You can also watch the campaign trailer here http://vimeo.com/110585995 

10pm til Midnight www.pureradio.org.uk 

Empty Yard Experiment – Greenflash
Peur – Grey Blood
Rose Windows – Season of Serpents
Cristobel and the Sea – Disquiet
Blues Pills – No Hope Left for Me
Gorilla Riot  - Morning Sun (Live Session)
The Family Cat  - Too Many Late Nights
Jack Adaptor  - V.U
Winterfylleth  - A Thousand Winters
Dan Mangan + Blacksmith – Kitsch
The Mantells – Men in Suits
Fleshgod Apocalypse  - Epilogue
Sylosis – Leech
Jon Brooks – Queensville
Grand Magus – Steel vs Steel
War on Drugs – Red Eyes
YOB  - Marrow

And in case you missed last weeks show with the fantastic Gorilla Riot live in session, you can catch up now via the website link to Mixcloud. 





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Airing 10pm - midnight every Friday on Stockport’s Pure 107.8FM with:

Mike Ainscoe
Andy Barnes
Nigel Cartner


Tuesday, 21 October 2014

SONIC BANDWAGON ON PURE 107.8FM WITH GARRON FRITH LIVE IN SESSION

Catch up on Mixcloud with the Sonic Bandwagon shows, including last weeks, with the wonderful Garron Frith live in session.   




http://www.mixcloud.com/barney24/sonic-bandwagon-on-pure-1078fm-the-36th-one-with-garron-frith-in-session/

And don't forget you can vote for Sonic Bandwagon as the best evening / weekend show as part of the Pure 107.8FM awards www.pureradio.org.uk

The Phantoms – Revolution 
Garron Frith - Rolling The Dice 
Garron Frith - Pretty Penny (Live Session) 
10cc - The Dean and I 
Tom Waits - Jersey Girl 
Garron Frith - Break The Chain (Live Session) 
Bowker - The Dream (Valentia Part 2) Featuring Jo Bywater 
Single Mothers – Crooks 
Garron Frith - The Remedy 
The Cornelius Crane - Soul In The Lightning 
Heart Shakes - Changed My Mind 
Mohawk Radio - Lifetime Sunshine 
Rubys - Jesus Girl 
Wolf People - All Returns Part II 
Dope Body - Hired Gun 
Alexander Wolfe - Trick of Light 
Ward Thomas - Way Back When 
Opeth – Bleak 
Guano Padano - Pian Della Tortilla 
Obake - Seven Rotten Globes 
Obake - Burnt Down


SONIC BANDWAGON

Airing 10pm - midnight every Friday on Stockport’s Pure 107.8FM with:
Mike Ainscoe
Andy Barnes
Nigel Cartner
PURE 107.8FM, PO BOX 1078, STOCKPORT  SK3 0WH


Saturday, 27 September 2014

Sonic Bandwagon update - Rolling from strength to strength

Great to see artists we're featuring on the Sonic Bandwagon radio show being involved on social network and providing some wonderful feedback. 

Thank you so much to Flying Cape Experience and Ange Hardy.  Check out their wonderful music over at Mixcloud  now with last nights, and all the shows available in their entirety. Full playlist for last night below. 

http://www.mixcloud.com/barney24/sonic-bandwagon-on-pure-1078fm-the-33rd-one-with-andy-and-nige/



Andy and Nige rolling out the Bandwagon tonight including a focus on Manchester gigs plus a classic SB segue which Ange Hardy described as 'A beautiful moment in radio history'.......

Black Moth - The Undead King of Rock n Roll
The Mark Lanegan Band – Floor of the Ocean
Crobot – La Mano de Lucifer
Tax the Heat - Fed to the Lions
The VirginMarys – Portrait in Red
Ange Hardy – The Daring Lassie
Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci – Poodle Rockin’
Stampf - Waterfall
The Travelling Band – Desolate Icicle
Matt Fryers - Rabbit Hole
Thomas Nicholas Band - Without Warning
Flying Cape Experience – I am the Other
The Arrogants - Mr Devil
Blindside Thunder - My Baby Loves To Dance
The Scenes – City of White Blankets
Greek Theatre - August Streets
Stiv Canterelli & the Silent Strangers - Razor / Pistol
Opeth – Blackwater Park
Like Swimming - A Room of Her Own
Static in Verona - Bitter Branches
Paul Collins - Only Girl
Handsome Jack – Echoes





SONIC BANDWAGON
 
Airing 10pm - midnight every Friday on Stockport’s Pure 107.8FM with:
Mike Ainscoe
Andy Barnes
Nigel Cartner
PURE 107.8FM, PO BOX 1078, STOCKPORT  SK3 0WH

Friday, 5 September 2014

SONIC BANDWAGON ROLLS INTO AREAS AFRESH.........

Not only does the Sonic Bandwagon radio show grow from strength to strength, last week featuring Jo Dudderidge from wonderful The Travelling Band in a for a live session and interview

http://www.mixcloud.com/barney24/sonic-bandwagon-on-pure-1078fm-the-29th-one-with-jo-dudderidge-in-interview-and-session/



August 29th –  with Jo Dudderidge of The Travelling Band in session / interview

Opeth – Eternal Rains Will Come
The Travelling Band – Quicksand
Jo Dudderidge (The Travelling Band) – Passing Ships (Live Session)
Sun Kil Moon – Glenn Tipton
 Jo Dudderidge (The Travelling Band)  - Making Eyes (Live Session)
 Real Estate – Talking Backwards
 The Travelling Band  - Hands Up
The Travelling Band  - 78.8%
The Travelling Band – On the Rails (Live)
Emily Barker – Dear River
Avec Sans – Running up that Hill  
Vena Portae  - Summer Kills
Opeth – Moon Above, Sun Below
Vena Portae – Transatlantic
Steve Rothery – Morpheus
Joyella Blade – Cairo

Yob – Nothing to Win 

We're also featuring reviews on the website www.sonicbandwagon.com featuring the usual suspects, Mike, Nige and myself, but also have on board fresh reviewing blood including Gareth Allen, Stuart Kristensen and latest recruits Phillip Patterson and Callum Barnes, bringing you the best in new, underground music for your delectation.

http://www.sonicbandwagon.com/category/album-reviews/

Tonight's show will be the last airing on Friday between 11pm and 1am.  From next week, September 12th, we move to the earlier slot of 10pm until Midnight www.pureradio.org.uk

So tune in later and feast your ears on this little lot........

Reuben – Stuck in my Throat
Jamie Lenman – Saturday Night
Ange Hardy – The Gamblers Lot
Avec Sans – All of Time
Empty Yard Experiment – Greenflash
Rachel Hillary – Lady Day
Corrupt Moral Altar – Father Tongue
Those Delta Wolves – Addictions
Jingo – Belong to You
Num Skull – Pirates Night
Spires – Symmetry
Adam Cohen – We Go Home
Skogen Brinner – Mr Fantastic
Jo Dudderidge – Making Eyes (Live session track)
Matthew the Oxx  - The River
The Wytches  - Digsaw
Death from Above 1979 – Trainwreck 1979
Eurielle – Carry Me
Heavens Jail – Hunters Moon
Earth – Even Hell has it’s Heroes


SONIC BANDWAGON

Airing 11pm-1am every Friday on Stockport’s Pure 107.8FM with:
Mike Ainscoe
Andy Barnes
Nigel Cartner
PURE 107.8FM, PO BOX 1078, STOCKPORT  SK3 0WH