Don't let the word "jam" throw you. Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band play tart and poppy kid-friendly songs, with an emphasis on harmonies and rhythms. No noodling allowed.
The versatility of of Montreal has never been in question. But when the indie rock maestros hit town for a rare July 4 session they lit up the KDHX studios with an arsenal of sonic fireworks.
The year 2011 is flying by at the speed of sound. As we hit the midyear mark, the DJs of 88.1 KDHX have pressed pause, surveyed the scene and weighed in with their favorite releases -- thus far.
Calculators tapping, paper rolls flying -- KDHX midyear album spins are in. Here's all of the albums and EPs, national and local, that are getting the most airplay on 88.1 KDHX, released so far this year.
The Big Man suffered a stroke; his condition is serious but stable.