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


 

KOMODOWAGON

Wednesday, August 20, 201408/20/2014

This Week: 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.

Tuesday, August 19, 201408/19/2014

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.net

dino

Monday, August 18, 201408/18/2014

August 17th – Dino Dinicola

Dino Dinicola is a fascinating musician. He performs solo with just his 5 string bass, his amazing vocal work and a device called a porchboard. His new album is called Skin and Bones and it is another progression in Dino’s musical journey. With the he

Static Illusion2

Friday, August 8, 201408/08/2014

August 10th – Static Illusion

Static Illusion is a band from Chimicum, a town near Port Townsend on Washington State’s Olympic Peninsula. Guitarist Mike Sallee, bassist John Jennings and drummer Caleb Lowery have recently released a self-titled CD of their original music. We’ll meet the guys and listen to cuts from the new CD on this week’s edition of Locals Only.

voxmirage_pic

Tuesday, July 29, 201407/29/2014

August 3rd – 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 meet Aaron and Mike and listen to some cuts from Voxmirage on this week’s edition of Locals Only.

mtbaker blues14

Wednesday, July 23, 201407/23/2014

July 27th – The 19th Annual Mt Baker Rhythm & Blues Festival

Lloyd Peterson joins us for our annual preview of the Mount Baker Rhythm and Blues Festival. Elvin Bishop heads this years line up, which includes the Scott Holt Band, Ori Natfaly, The Steepwater Band, The Strangetones, Harper and Midwest Kind, The Fattones and a host of other talents from around the world. We’ll sample some of the groups and talk with Lloyd about the nineteen years of great music. Check out all the details at www.bakerblues.com

eger

Wednesday, July 16, 201407/16/2014

July 20th – The Chris Eger Band

This week Chris Eger and his band return to the show. They’re featured again this year at the 19th Annual Mount Baker Rhythm and Blues Festival. We’ll talk with Chris about his recent trip to Nashville and find out what’s going on with these Skagit Valley blues-rockers.

josh

Wednesday, July 9, 201407/09/2014

July 13th – Josh Clausen

Josh Clausen has toured the Northwest for the past 15 years in the bands Flowmotion and The True Spokes. He also took a little time to start what has become one of the most anticipated musical events of the Northwest summer: The Meltdown. We’ll talk with Josh about his musical life and get a little preview of the 14th Annual Summer Meltdown on this week’s edition of Locals Only.

mcpage

Wednesday, July 2, 201407/02/2014

July 6th – Mary McPage and The Assasins

Mary McPage started singing in church and then expanded to the blues. Originally from Idaho, she has called the Northwest home for a number of years and was selected as 2009′s performer of the year by the Washington Blues Society. Guitarist Willie Straub lives in the Maple Valley area, but spent a number of years in Bellingham. Drummer Alex Sheldon’s roots date back to popular Bellingham bands of the 1970s. Bassist Patrick Mcdanel rounds out the group. Check out the band and listen to a few cuts from their recent recordings on this week’s Locals Only

josey

Wednesday, June 25, 201406/25/2014

June 29th – The Josey Wails Band

Born in the great Skagit County, this Blues Rock Power Trio is turn­ing a lot of heads with their orig­i­nal yet sim­ple approach to the blues. With Terry Sherman on drums, Scott Blair lend­ing back­bone on the bass and Corey Vincent deliv­er­ing superb gui­tar and vocals. The band has matured quickly and delivers a modern sound with solid roots in traditional blues. The band will be featured opening night at The Mount Baker Rhythm & Blues Festival.

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