Donate Now to Support KDHX

Listen Live
Thursday, 15 December 2011 10:40

Thursday Morning Music News: Mumford & Sons go doom folk, Matisyahu gets a haircut and Dobie Gray and Billie Joe Spears pass on

Thursday Morning Music News: Mumford & Sons go doom folk, Matisyahu gets a haircut and Dobie Gray and Billie Joe Spears pass on Mumford & Sons photo by Nate Burrell
Written by Roy Kasten
Rate this item
(0 votes)

KDHX kicks off its Best of 2011 coverage with lists of top national spins, top local spins and DJ top 10 favorite albums.

Moby is such a helpful chap. He'll even explain all that electronic jargon for you.

The LA Weekly asks: Is "Exile" the best Stones' album? Or is it "Some Girls"? The correct answer is the former, but that won't stop the revisionism.

NPR shares footage of early Talking Heads doing "Psycho Killer."

RIP to a country soul man and a country soul woman: Dobie Gray and Billie Joe Spears.

Last.fm is still alive and kicking. Last.fm Discovery is its latest app.

Impose Magazine yawns at 200 albums from this year.

The single most valuable record in the world? It's by the Sex Pistols.

Questlove picks his 5 favorite hip-hop concept albums.

The new Mumford & Sons album will be like a mashup of Black Sabbath and Nick Drake. We're not kidding.

Miss Wild Flag on Letterman? Watch it now.

Mental Floss rounds up the epic Christmas song fail.

Nick Cave says Grinderman is no more.

Get ready for some rare, early David Bowie on Top of the Pops.

The Shins ready new album, "Port of Morrow," due out in March.

Pokey LaFarge and KDHX writer pj del exchange letters. Behold the old school correspondence.

Das Racist gets into writing essays the year-end craze with a review of 25 2011 tracks.

The New York Times reports on the efforts of jazz musicians to secure pensions.

The Magnetic Fields announce tour and new album, "Love at the Bottom of the Sea."

Hey punk rockers. You think you got troubles with the man? This year, give thanks that you don't live in Indonesia.

Orthodox jew and unorthodox reggae star Matisyahu has shaved. Whoah.

Thinking about streaming the new Black Keys album? Forget about it.

Say farewell to the Ford Econoline. The jammin-est van ever.

Upcoming Concerts

Sponsor Message

Become a Sponsor

Find KDHX Online

KDHX on Instagram
KDHX on YouTube
KDHX on SoundCloud
KDHX on Facebook
KDHX on Twitter
KDHX on flickr

88.1 KDHX Shows

m-crowd.jpg

KDHX Recommends

March
Saturday
28

Brunch at the Stage: Wack-A-Doo

KDHX is now curating a Saturday brunch series at the Stage with live music from local musicians and delicious, locally-sourced food and drinks from the Magnolia Café. Brunch at the Stage takes place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m....


March
Saturday
28

New Music Circle presents Matthew Shipp and Michael Bisio

In his unique and recognizable style, NYC pianist Matthew Shipp has recorded and performed vigorously from the late '80s onward, creating music in which free jazz and modern classical intertwined. His approach to the piano recalls...


April
Friday
03

New Music Circle presents On Fillmore with Glen Kotche and Darin Gray

On Fillmore is the multi-instrumental duo of bassist Darin Gray (Edwardsville/St. Louis) and percussionist Glenn Kotche (Chicago). They've been dubbed “the rhythm section’s revenge” by Jim O’Rourke, when...


Online Users

4 users and 9310 guests online
Sign in with Facebook

SYSTEM: S5 Box

Login/My Account

Sign in with Facebook