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

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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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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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

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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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Tuesday, June 3, 201406/03/2014

June 8th – Crashing Angels

Formed from the vision of guitarist Neil Park; whose first task was to find a singer/songwriter that could take the music to that higher level. Dean Marshall Pilkey was that singer. His talent of taking musical melodies and making them his own, complimented the writing style of Neil Park. Next on board were bass player Kent Benson, and drummer Bert Boucher, who’s in the pocket approach gave the band its driving rhythms. In April of 2013, guitarist Sin Wildman joined the band. Tonight you’ll have an opportunity to meet this powerful band and listen to a few cuts from their recordings.

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Sunday, June 1, 201406/01/2014

June 1st – Shane Gildness

Shane Gildnes is a singer songwriter from Skagit County. For the last 25 years he has been releasing records and playing live in the local independent music scene. In the 80s and 90s Shane played in Stagnant Water, Bluegreen, and Lawndart. For the past 15 years Shane has been playing with Sun Studio Recording Artists Fanny Alger. We will check in with Shane and listen to some of his old and new demo recordings including a true tale of the Duke of Sedro-Woolley.

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Friday, May 2, 201405/02/2014

May 4th – The Vonvettas

The Vonvettas are a group of musicians who’ve obviously had a good time in the Fairhaven College recording studio. Their new CD Lucy & Jet Black is a two CD set. The band recently appeared on the stage at our Road To Rockstar competition at the Underground. We’ll find out about the making of this omnibus local recording and find out how the band fared on Road on this week’s edition of Locals Only.

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