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Spotlight On The City

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Once a month, Spotlight On The City highlights the local music scene of a different city from around the world.

Once a month, Spotlight On The City highlights the local music scene of a different city from around the world.

Location:

United States

Description:

Once a month, Spotlight On The City highlights the local music scene of a different city from around the world.

Language:

English


Episodes

St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

1/12/2021
"St. John's based artists are featured on the January edition of Spotlight on the City. You'll hear from Kelly McMichael, Kyle Gryphon, Kirk Wells, Sherry Ryan, Conditioner, Property, and more! 00:00 - Spotlight on St. John’s 01:32 - The Weight of Everything - Land of the Lakes 04:57 - Changes - Adrian House 08:48 - Stay - Mick Davis 12:16 - Montreal - Kelly McMichael 17:28 - The Goldfish - Greta Warner 21:12 - Spotlight on St. John’s 23:12 - The Teapot - The Dandelion Few 28:37 - Lone Crow...

Duration:02:01:12

Best of 2020

12/8/2020
"The December edition of Spotlight on the City highlights some of the best bands and solo musicians that I encountered on the podcast in 2020. The show covered 11 cities and their unique and vibrant music scenes. Tune in as we discover music from places like New Orleans, Louisiana, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Lexington, Kentucky, Youngstown, Ohio and more! Support your local musicians <3 00:00 - Best of Spotlight on the City 2020 01:22 - Low Down Blues (New...

Duration:02:09:20

Laramie, Wyoming

11/10/2020
"Laramie, Wyoming - based artists are featured on the November edition of Spotlight on the City. You'll hear from 10 Cent Stranger, Hunter Hicks, Manon Ward, Shawn Hess, The Littlest Birds, The Locals* and more! Support your local musicians <3 *The song by The Locals is called "Phantom" not "Phantom Tape" 00:00 - Spotlight on Laramie, Wyoming 00:50 - Too Far Gone - Bob Lefevre & the Already Gone 05:22 - Wyoming Sweet Tooth - The Dauphin of Mississippi 09:43 - Phantom - The Locals 14:23 - Oh...

Duration:01:34:55

Fort Wayne, Indiana

10/13/2020
"Fort Wayne, Indiana - based artists are featured on the October edition of Spotlight on the City. You'll hear from Rosalind & the Way, Streetlamps for Spotlights, Slow Dakota, Mathis Grey, The Legendary Trainhoppers, Lexi Pifer, J. Tubbs and more! Support your local musicians <3 00:00 - Spotlight on Fort Wayne, Indiana 01:57 - Anybody Care (Keep Siingin’) - Kevin Hambrick 05:18 - Red Light - The Be Colony 09:13 - Slab City - Heaven's Gateway Drugs 14:51 - Burial of the Dead - Slow Dakota...

Duration:01:39:17

Gainesville, Florida

9/8/2020
"Gainesville, Florida - based artists are featured on the September edition of Spotlight on the City. You'll hear from Katy Deitz, Palimony, Faith & Majesty, Casey Jones II, Baer And The Lady, Kyle Keller, Maggie Clifford, Tom Miller, Jordan Burchel, and more. I will also feature music from two Gainesville labels, Dion Dia Records and Belladonna. Support your local musicians <3 00:00 - Spotlight on Gainesville, Florida 1:10 - Younger - The Hails 04:55 - Blue Night - Room Thirteen 08:13 -...

Duration:01:54:03

Youngstown, Ohio

8/11/2020
"Youngstown, Ohio - based artists are featured on the August edition of Spotlight on the City. You'll hear from Larry Elefante, Baroque Monody, The Super Babes, Sister Luna, Drifting Thing, Johnny Stanec, Bitter Alms, and more! Support your local musicians <3 00:00 - Spotlight on Youngstown, Ohio 01:09 - Drop a Dime - THE ZOU 04:15 - I Get Sentimental - Larry Elefante 06:17 - Take Me Out - Leo D'Angelo 09:38 - Evergreen - JD Eicher 13:47 - I Wasn't Right - Sister Luna 17:22 - Spotlight on...

Duration:01:50:44

Virginia Beach/Norfolk, Virginia

7/14/2020
"Virginia Beach and Norfolk, Virginia - based artists are featured on the July edition of Spotlight on the City. You'll hear from Shormey, Demons, Ced Hughes, Starcoast, Dariel Clark, The Green, Love, Earth and more! Support your local musicians <3 00:00 - Spotlight on Virginia Beach/Norfolk 01:11 - Blackened Sun - Carlton Baker 03:18 - Your Love (Has Got A Hold On Me) - Curtis Clark 06:51 - Spotlight on Virginia Beach/Norfolk 08:32 - PSDNA - Ced Hughes 11:45 - 3.3.12 - Dariel Clark 15:34 -...

Duration:01:29:53

Chattanooga, Tennessee

6/9/2020
"Chattanooga, Tennessee - based artists are featured on the June edition of Spotlight on the City. You'll hear from The Mailboxes, Behold the Brave, Leebee, The Alexanders and more! Plus, I'm highlighting the Chattanooga label Yellow Racket Records. Also, make sure to stay tuned for several of the artists on today's show talking about the state of the US. Support your local musicians <3 00:00 - Spotlight on Chattanooga, Tennessee 01:40 - Light in the Dark - Stellar's Jay 04:47 - Washed Up -...

Duration:01:57:47

Lexington, Kentucky

5/12/2020
"Lexington, Kentucky - based artists are featured on the May edition of Spotlight on the City. You'll hear from The Blueberries, RYVOLI, Joslyn & The Sweet Compression, Johnny Conqueroo, Shawnthony Calypso, and more! Plus, I'm highlighting two Lexington based labels - Desperate Spirits and Hop Hop Records. Stay tuned for the end where we pay tribute to the late Lexington musical legend, Paul K. Support your local musicians <3 00:00 - Spotlight on Lexington, Kentucky 01:18 - Sing It - Cinema...

Duration:02:28:14

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

4/14/2020
"Brisbane (Australia) - based artists are featured on the April edition of Spotlight on the City. You'll hear from Miss Elm, Bricklayers, Velociraptor, Jordan Merrick and more! Plus, I'm highlighting three Brisbane based labels - Coolin' By Sound Records, 4000 Records and False Peak Records. Support your local musicians <3 00:00 - Spotlight on Brisbane 01:53 - The Hunter - Sacred Shrines 06:06 - Paranha - Cassowarys 09:11 - Slimey Bob - Marcus Blacke 13:53 - Jordan Merrick on How to Help...

Duration:02:21:50

Edmonton, Alberta

3/10/2020
"Edmonton, Alberta based artists are featured on the March edition of Spotlight on the City. You'll hear from Brett & the Failed Visionary Cult, Confusionaires, Beach Towels,King of Foxes, Perpetuals and more! Support your local musicians <3 00:00 - Spotlight on Edmonton, Alberta 01:04 - Known Better - Nuela Charles 04:33 - No Wrong - King of Foxes 08:44 - Downtown Apt - Perpetuals 12:39 - Alberta Eyes - Emily Nancy Guthrie 16:04 - The Leaving - GHOSTEARS 17:57 - Spotlight on Edmonton,...

Duration:01:23:44

Long Beach, California

2/11/2020
"Long Beach, California based artists are featured on the February edition of Spotlight on the City. You'll hear from Junatime, Highlands, Ill Humans, Chico Harpo, Sweet Priscilla, Jerijah and more! Support your local musicians <3 00:00 - Spotlight on Long Beach, California 01:24 - Tara The Android - Dustin Lovelis 05:34 - Can’t Rush - Junatime 09:13 - Nothing - William Alexander 11:49 - Dissociation - Summet 15:15 - Routine Dream - Highlands 19:01 - He’s In the News Again - Chico Harpo...

Duration:01:30:33

New Orleans, Louisiana

1/14/2020
"New Orleans, Louisiana based artists are featured on the January edition of Spotlight on the City. You'll hear from The Slick Skillet Serenaders, Lilli Lewis Project, Carver Baronda, The New Orleans Swinging Gypsies, Max and the Martians, Champagne Girl and more! . Support your local musicians <3 00:00 - Spotlight on New Orleans, Louisiana 01:06 - Low Down Blues - The Slick Skillet Serenaders 04:42 - Going to the City - Ponch Bueller 08:01 - Rather Low - Nick Shoulders 10:58 - Nice Mama -...

Duration:01:55:23

Best of 2019

12/10/2019
"This episode of Spotlight on the City highlights some of the best bands and solo musicians that I encountered on the program in 2019. The podcast covered 11 cities that had vibrant local music scenes. Listen as we discover music from places like Jersey City, New Jersey, Norman, Oklahoma, Lansing, Michigan, Duluth, Minnesota, Provo, Utah, Tempe, Arizona, Colorado Springs, Colorado, Little Rock, Arkansas, Knoxville, Tennessee, Worcester, Massachusetts and Honolulu, Hawaii. Stay tuned! 00:00 -...

Duration:02:12:28

Honolulu, Hawaii

11/12/2019
"Honolulu, Hawaii - based artists are featured on the November edition of Spotlight on the City. You'll hear from KBong, Already Sweaty, Yorkie, Hoook + Line, The Groovees and more! Plus, I'll be highlighting music from local labels Failed Orbit, Bass Face Records and Zenbu Records. Support your local musicians <3 00:00 - Spotlight on Honolulu, Hawaii 01:03 - Middle Of The Ocean (feat. Stick Figure) - KBong 05:29 - Permanent Holiday - Mike Love 13:29 - World's Greatest Man - Benjamin...

Duration:01:59:00

Worcester, Massachusetts

10/8/2019
"Worcester, Massachusetts - based artists are featured on the October edition of Spotlight on the City. You'll hear from Iceman: The Band, Ginger Gray, Torbin Harding, Mark Mandeville & Raianne Richards and more! Support your local musicians <3 00:00 - Spotlight on Worcester, Massachusetts 01:06 - Every seed must die - The Promise is Hope 04:35 - Don't Ever Stop Believing - Mark Mandeville & Raianne Richards 06:58 - Firehouse - Eric Fournier 10:31 - Homesick ft. Noah Kane - Ginger Gray 14:48...

Duration:01:30:27

Knoxville, Tennessee

9/10/2019
"Knoxville, Tennessee - based artists are featured on the September edition of Spotlight on the City. You'll hear from Antinomes, Shayla McDaniel, Listen Sister, Rain On Riley, LeAnna Eden and more! Support your local musicians <3 00:00 - Spotlight on Knoxville, TN 01:22 - Weekend Plans - Will Pass 04:50 - Sleep - Kelsi Walker 08:23 - Pushpin Clovers - Matt Honkonen 11:36 - Roommate - Shayla McDaniel 15:17 - Spotlight on Knoxville, TN 17:06 - Don’t Forget to Say Goodbye - LeAnna Eden 19:48 -...

Duration:01:38:24

Little Rock, Arkansas

8/13/2019
"Little Rock, Arkansas - based artists are featured on the August edition of Spotlight on the City. You'll hear from Way Away, Dazz and Brie, Listen Sister, Mondello, Clusters of Fornication and more! Support your local musicians <3 00:00 - Spotlight on Little Rock, Arkansas 00:54 - Penguins - Banzai Florist 04:17 - Promise You - Adventureland 08:37 - Sherilyn - Mondello 12:51 - Same Fears - Mount Desert Island 19:35 - Spotlight on Little Rock, Arkansas 20:51 - Light Up The World - Dazz &...

Duration:01:00:58

Colorado Springs, Colorado

7/9/2019
"Colorado Springs, Colorado - based artists are featured on the July edition of Spotlight on the City. You'll hear from Mason Wheatley, Soda Pop Music, Big Weather, Edith Makes a Paper Chain, Spirettes and more! Support your local musicians <3 00:00 - Spotlight on Colorado Springs, CO 01:19 - Whiskey - Tejon Street Corner Thieves 05:07 - Lucerne - Richy Mitch & The Coal Miners 09:34 - Whale Mountain - Roma Ransom 15:01 - Say - Edith Makes a Paper Chain 19:58 - Spotlight on Colorado Springs,...

Duration:01:00:27

Tempe, Arizona

6/11/2019
"Tempe, Arizona - based artists are featured on the June edition of Spotlight on the City. You'll hear from The Psychedelephants, Loveteller, Plush World TV, Nite Spells and more! Support your local musicians <3 00:00 - Spotlight on Tempe, Arizona 00:50 - Playing with Fire - Breakup Shoes 05:11 - Blue Jeans - Penny Fusion 08:03 - Here With Me - Danger Paul 11:32 - Grand Canyon Swing - Loveteller 14:48 - Sun Drunk - The Psychedelephants 18:06 - Touchdown Jesus - Ancient Egypt 22:33 -...

Duration:01:11:52