On January 4th, our dear friend and master percussionist Rick Sutton left the planet. Join us for a special LOST TREASURES on Saturday, Jan 22 at 9am to celebrate the music and life of Rick Sutton: record collector extraordinaire from Papa Jazz & member of South Carolina groups Vortex, DaFellas, and Siberian Mine Blast. DJ Mackie will speak with musicians Dave Kelly, Mike Cook, and Billy Swann (of the Muffins) about Rick's legacy. Locally at 94.3 FM + streaming worldwide at takomaradio.org
On January 8th, Lost Treasures hosts North Carolina novelist and musician Bill Henderson who talks about the Boston music scene of the 1960s and 1970s and his work in the Sour Mash Boys, under the leadership of singer-songwriter John Lincoln Wright. Locally at 94.3 FM + streaming at takomaradio.org
On Christmas day at 9am, DJ Mackie spreads holiday cheer with Lost Treasures: obscure Xmas music by Joseph Byrd, Hasil Adkins, Mars Williams, Junior & His Soulettes among others. Locally at WOWD 94.3 FM and streaming at takomaradio.org
On Sat 12/11, DJ Mackie digs deep into bedroom recordings, paying homage to the many great artists who self-record on 4 tracks/reel to reel at home and self-release their work. Music by Sebadoh, R. Stevie Moore, Charlie McAlister, Smog, Flaming Tunes, among others. Locally at 94.3 FM + streaming takomaradio.org Takoma Radio
At 9am on Saturday, November 27, Lost Treasures features DC’s premier prog band, The Muffins. Members Billy Swann, Dave Newhouse, and Tom Scott discuss their roots in the 1970s as well as their early recorded output and the DMV music scene. Part 1 of a longer feature in anticipation of the upcoming Muffins box set on Cuneiform Records.
Locally at 94.3 FM or streaming at takomaradio.org
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