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The Saturday Alternative 2-6-16

Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Synesthetica by Radiation City. It comes out 2/12 on Polyvinyl Records.

Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.


 

 

Stay Awake – Field Music – Commontime

Wedding – Polica –  United Crushers 

New Skin – Torres –  Sprinter 

Telomere – Mystery Jets –  Curve of the Earth 

Towers Sent Her to Sheets of Sound – The Besnard Lakes – A Coliseum Complex Museum 

Run Run Run – The Notwist – Close To The Glass

Cool Out (feat. Natalie Prass) – Matthew E White

For the Weak – Lily & Madeleine – Keep it Together

Everytime Boots – Julia Holter – Have You In My Wilderness 

Sister of Pearl – Baio – The Names 

Walk to the One You Love – Twin Peaks – Down in Heaven 

Lying in the Grass – Animal Collective – Painting With 

Automatic – ZHU & AlunaGeorge

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Shadow – CHROMATICS

Roman Candle – The Crookes – Lucky Ones 

Easier Said – Sunflower Bean – Human Ceremony 

Raising the Skate – Speedy Ortiz – Foil Deer

Silences – Holy Esque – At Hope’s Ravine 

Every Night You’ve Got To Save Me – Mass Gothic – Mass Gothic 

Everyday – Diane Coffee – Everybody’s a Good Dog 

Jealousy – Rupert Angeleyes – Young Sunset

No Woman – Whitney

NUMB – OJR – Nashville Demos

Maximize Results – Gardens & Villa – Music For Dogs

Headbanger – King Tuff – Black Moon Spell 

Sometimes – Oscar – 146b

Ritual Spirit – Massive Attack & Azekel – Ritual Spirit EP 

Loud Places (feat. Romy) – Jamie xx – In Colour 

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Sleep In – Telekinesis – Ad Infinitum 

Lafayette – Pillar Point – Marble Mouth 

Preserve – Beacon – Escapements 

The Setup – Favored Nations – The Great Unknown 

Two Hearts – NZCA Lines – Infinite Summer 

——FITTING ROOM——

Juicy – Radiation City – Synesthetica 

Come And Go – Radiation City – Synesthetica

Milky White – Radiation City – Synesthetica 

Filaments – Shearwater – Jet Plane and Oxbow 

An Island – Clara Nova

Pleasure Drive – The Jezabels – Synthia 

Akhar Zaman (This Moment) – Bombino

Weekend on the Radio: February 4th – 7th 2016

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This is a busy weekend. Live Lunch, art openings, concerts, ice, a big birthday party, and a very big game. Make your plans for the weekend with Sam and Don and Weekend on the Radio, made possible by Live Baltimore. Details on these events here, and submit your event for future consideration here. Heave a…

Jenn Wasner (Wye Oak, Flock of Dimes), Dave Heumann (Arbouretum), Super City to play free shows at BWI Marshall Airport baggage claim

Singer and songwriter Jenn Wasner, who performs solo as Flock of Dimes and with Andy Stack as Wye Oak, will play the BWI baggage claim on Friday Feb. 12.

WTMD and BWI Thurgood Marshall airport are pleased to announce that Jenn Wasner (Wye Oak, Flock of Dimes), Dave Heumann (Arbouretum) and Super City will help kick off this year’s BWI Live concert series with free performances in the airport baggage claim. The series is part of an ongoing partnership between WTMD and BWI to…

The Saturday Alternative 1-30-16

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Jetplane and Oxbow, the new album from Shearwater. Out now on Sub Pop Records. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.       The Last Thing On My Mind – The Joy Formidable – Hitch  — Planet Size – Steve Mason – Meet the Humans…

Weekend on the Radio: January 28th – 31st 2016

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We are going to make up for the snow cancelled weekend with a super busy weekend of great shows, plays, and vinyl. Make your plans with Sam Gallant and Don Rogers by listening below, you can also find details here, and submit your own future events here. Weekend on the Radio is made possible by…

Weekend on the Radio: Jan 21-24, 2016

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Make your tentative plans this wintry weekend. There is a lot to do, but check here or with the venue for inclement weather postponements or cancellations. Click here to submit your own event for Weekend on the Radio, and visit our sponsor, Live Baltimore.

The Saturday Alternative 1-16-16

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Not To Disappear from Daughter. Out now on 4AD. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.   Hearts in Motion – Yuck – Stranger Things  — Peace of What (feat. Jordan Brown) – RJD2 – Dame Future Buffalo – Toro y Moi – What For? …

Weekend on the Radio: Jan. 14 – 17th 2016

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We sure hope there’s two of you this weekend, because there is a lot going on . . . Two times the Jazz, Lower Dens, Elvis, and Crack The Sky. Plus Live Lunch and Live Brunch! Listen to Sam and Don below. Find details about these events here. Submit your own here. Weekend on the…

The Saturday Alternative: 01-09-16

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was ★ (pronounced Blackstar), the new album from David Bowie. Out now on Columbia Records. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.     Easier Said – Sunflower Bean – Human Ceremony  — Nobody Dies – Thao & The Get Down Stay Down – A Man…

Weekend on the Radio: Jan 7 – 10th 2016

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Make your plans for this busy weekend. Listen to Weekend on the Radio with Sam Gallant and Don Rogers. Weekend on the Radio is made possible by Live Baltimore. To submit an event for future consideration, go here. Have a great weekend- and Be Fun Baltimore!

The Saturday Alternative: 01-02-16

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Tell Me I’m Pretty, the new album from Cage The Elephant. It’s out now on RCA Records. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.       It Calls On Me – Doug Tuttle – It Calls On Me — On The Shore –…

Weekend on the Radio: Happy New Year from Sam Gallant and Don Rogers

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Happy New Year! Make your plans with Sam Gallant and Don Rogers and Weekend on the Radio, made possible by Live Baltimore. There are plenty of parties New Year’s Eve, plus more fun events this weekend. You can submit events for future episodes here. Happy 2016!

Weekend on the Radio: Christmas 2015

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Before opening presents, plan your weekend with Sam and Don and Weekend on the Radio, made possible by Live Baltimore. Listen below, and submit events for future consideration here.

The Saturday Alternative: 2015 End of Year Wrap Up

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It’s been another great year for new music! This week on The Saturday Alternative, we went back to hear some of the tracks that stood out the most in 2015. Here’s the playslist! Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist. —- Raising the Skate – Speedy Ortiz – Foil Deer — I Am The Others – Son…

Weekend on the Radio: Dec. 17th – 20th 2015

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Make your plans with Sam Gallant and Don Rogers and Weekend on the Radio, made possible by Live Baltimore. Submit your own events for future consideration here.  

The Saturday Alternative: 12-12-15

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Guesthouse by David Wax Museum, out now on Thirty Tigers. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.     Mister Mistake – Nevermen – Nevermen  — Steady Waves – Cross Record – Wabi-Sabi Hiding Space – Genevieve Bellamare – Melancholy Fever Open Passageways –…