Locals Only

Locals Only

Locals Only

SUNDAY NIGHTS AT 7PM Pooner Clark has listened to, written about and played music for 30 years. He knows what the inside of a – previously – smoky bar looks like! Join him every week for an hour of local music and chat with northwest musicians. To find out more about Pooner Click Here If you are in a local band or are a solo perfomer and would like to join the show contact Pooner at pooner_clark@comcast.net


 

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Thursday, October 16, 201410/16/2014

This Week: Fritz and the Freeloaders

Gary McKinney has been a presence on the Bellingham music scene for almost 30 years. As the driving force in The Chryslers, a legendary Bellingham party band, Gary commanded the keyboards in a supportive role. With Fritz and the Freeloaders, Gary has switched to the guitar and become more serious about songwriting. Fritz and the Freeloaders have recently finished Volume 3. The album is another step in the progression of one Bellingham’s veteran rockers.

Tuesday, October 14, 201410/14/2014

Here are some bands who’ve made recent appearances on Locals Only

Click on the band’s name and scroll down for the podcast of their interview
If you would like to appear on the program, or you know a group that could use a little exposure, contact me at pooner_clark@comcast.ne\

October 26th – Chad Knight
November 2nd – Guns of Nevada
November 9th – The Naughty Blokes

1967

Thursday, October 9, 201410/09/2014

October 12th – 1967

Jaime Reynolds is a Mount Vernon musician who has been on the road. Although I don’t know much about the band except they have a new CD. entitled Mountain of Hope. Jaime was previously in the band Prozac Staple. 1967 seems to have line ups in the Northwest and Arizona. We’ll ask Jaime how that works out on this week’s edition of Locals Only.

Sanoma

Monday, September 29, 201409/29/2014

October 5th – Sanoma

Sanoma describes themselves as a Bellingham surf band, and the jangley guitar sounds are there, but this band has something going for it. When the band was on the show last year, I thought they were a pretty good band. In the meantime, I’ve found the music really growing on me. We’ll meet the band and listen to few cuts off the new CD on this week’s edition of Locals Only.

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Thursday, September 25, 201409/25/2014

September 28th – Voxmirage

Mike Streng and Aaron Nicholes are a couple of seasoned musicians with deep ties to what’s left of the music business. Both are not only experienced musicians, but also have extensive experience in the studio. Regardless this is the debut CD release for the pair and the recording reflects their professional experience. Ken Stringfellow, a Bellinghamster and a member of The Posies and REM, collaborated with Voxmirage on this recording. We’ll visit with Mike and listen to some cuts from Voxmirage on this week’s edition of Locals Only.

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Thursday, September 18, 201409/18/2014

September 21st – Ken Stringfellow Part 1

Almost thirty years ago, John Auer and Ken Stringfellow recorded an album”s worth of material in Auer’s father’s home studio. Those recordings led to major label interest, top selling albums and live performances around the world. Now residing in Paris, Stringfellow was back home to promote the re-release of “Failure”…. the album recorded on Governor Road. We’ll meet Ken and listen to cuts from “Failure” on this week’s edition of Locals Only.

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Wednesday, September 17, 201409/17/2014

September 21st – Ken Stringfellow Part 2

I couldn’t get all of Ken’s interview on just one page, so I decided to add a second page to feature the end of our interview.

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Tuesday, September 9, 201409/09/2014

September 14th – Hot Damn Scandal

Pete Irving heads a group of musicians who meld traditional American music with modern sensibilities. Hot Damn Scandal rocks, but the influences of bluegrass and country play a big part in the bands cozy sound. Tune into this week’s program to meet Pete and listen to a few cuts from the band’s latest recordings.

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Wednesday, September 3, 201409/03/2014

September 7th – Steve Grandinetti

Steve Grandinetti is from Port Townsend. He’s made a couple of previous appearances on the program, but he has a new CD. “My American Heart” is Steve’s latest recording and he seems to think it’s his best effort to date. You’ll have an opportunity to meet Steve again and hear a few cuts from this latest recording on this week’s edition of Locals Only.

KOMODOWAGON

Wednesday, August 20, 201408/20/2014

August 24th – Komodo Wagon

Komodo Dragon describe themselves as a punk ‘n’ rock band. The group originated in Europe, but wound it’s way to British Columbia and now all of the members are Vancouverites. We’ll get to meet Troy Giesbrecht, the band’s explosive frontman, and listen to a few cuts of the band’s latest recordings. It’s Komodo Dragon this week on Local’s Only.

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