Sat 6/24: Episode 99 of Lost Treasures celebrates PAUL SEARS, legendary DC drummer. A member of The Muffins, Sane Day, Tinsel’d Sin, 9353, Thee Maximalists, and many other musical collaborations, Sears reflects on 50 years of performing in DC and around the world. 9am-10am. Locally at 94.3 FM + streaming at www.takomaradio.org
In celebration of Pride Month, DJ Mackie plays music by queer songwriters, including the luminary Peter Grudzien, South Carolina’s finest queen Esquerita, British writer & producer Joe Meek, and others who are somewhat forgotten. Sat June 17 at 9am. Locally at 94.3 FM + streaming at www.takomaradio.org
On Sat June 10th at 9am, DJ Mackie welcomes pop music archeologist CHRIS RICHARDSON to Lost Treasures to share research around Track Recorders, a studio in Silver Spring from 1969 through 1987. Highlighting music recorded there by obscure bands like The Age of Reason, local legends like Root Boy Slim + The Muffins, and heavy hitters The Ramones and Kiss.
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