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Sep 042013
 
UK Economy Compared to Singer Jake Bugg

Mark Carney, the governor of the Bank Of England, has compared the UK economy to Jake Bugg.
Carney, who recently took on the position at the head of the bank, was speaking in Bugg’s hometown of Nottingham when he made the comparison with the singer-songwriter.

Aug 212013
 
92ZEW New Music Chart, August 20

Lorde’s Royals tops this week’s 92ZEW most played chart, Mobile’s own Willie Sugarcapps appears several times with ‘Gypsy Train’ rolling in at no. 18. Check out 92NEW chart with this week’s new music adds and take the new music poll.

Aug 202013
 
Willie Sugarcapps, a Sweet Combination of Pure, Authentic Talent

Listen here to selections from the debut of Willie Sugarcapps, whose combined talent and experience form an instant pinnacle that soars higher than the simple stacking of their parts. Definitely a must-see and a must-listen. 92ZEW helps the band celebrate their cd release with a Free Show and live simulcast, August 20 at Soul Kitchen.

May 152013
 
Michael Franti debuted new song at #HangoutFest 2012  Listen Now

Franti chats with the ZEW backstage Hangout and debuts song never before heard on radio. Hear it now.

May 102013
 
3:30 Theme Park Songs May 10
  • White Stripes ‘Hardest Button to Button’
  • John Hiatt ‘Slow Turning’
  • Talking Heads ‘Stay Up Late’
    Kudos Jennifer Adams of Mobile who came in with the right answer first.
  • May 012013
     
    Great Gatsby Official Soundtrack Listing Revealed

    Advance listen to some tracks from anticipated summer blockbuster ‘The Great Gatsby’. Producers reveal all-star soundtrack listing that boasts new recordings from Lana Del Ray, Florence and the Machine, Jack White, the XX and more. Watch the official movie trailer, see the soundtrack listing here.

    Apr 262013
     
    92New Music Chart Week of April 20, 2013

    92ZEW’s Most Frequently Played New Tunes this week. Some songs may have been broadcast during specialty weekend shows. What are your top 5?

    Apr 102013
     
    92ZEW Presents Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown for Free Concert Series

    This Saturday at Soul Kitchen, check out the guitarist who’s already been invited to play Clapton’s Crossroads Festival, won the Robert Johnson Foundation’s New Generation Award at 16, personally chosen by Jeff Beck to open for him on tour, and is the only unsigned artist on Guitar Hero 5 among many other recognitions.

    Apr 102013
     
    Tyler Bryant and the Shakedown Bio

    Tyler Bryant was born to play music. The 21-year-old guitar prodigy has been playing since he was six and was bred on the roughneck blues of Muddy Waters, Robert Johnson and Stevie Ray Vaughan. The only unsigned artist on Guitar Hero 5 has won awards from Robert Johnson Blues Foundation and was asked by Eric Clapton to play the legendary Crossroads Festival.

    Apr 102013
     
    Eric Clapton Throws Out 'Old Sock', New Album Available Tuesday

    Hear a track and rate below. Eric Clapton’s latest release, Old Sock, arrives in stores March 12 and features two new tracks and ten covers of some of Eric’s favorite songs. Slowhand explains how he goes about performing a cover: “When I sing famous songs or other people’s songs by people I admire, I generally [...]

    Mar 192013
     
    New Release Tuesday: Black Crowes, BRMC, Alpha Rev, and Tribute to Levon Helm

    New album releases today include the All star tribute concert to Levon Helm, drummer for the pioneering band that backed Bob Dylan, The Band. Recorded last October in New Jersey the album that features such a legends like Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters, The Eagles’  Joe Walsh, John Hiatt, John Mayer, and many others. It’s available [...]