Brittany Danielle's Retro Pop. We take on Elton John, Sara Bareilles and jump into Brittany's new record "Hindsight."
The romantic comedy of the summer? Too early to say? Cha Cha Real Smooth gets our vote... the new movie on Apple TV+. Listen to our show about the movie's fun soundtrack right here.
Brittany Danielle brings the flavor of the decades. Mostly the 70's, but you will hear your childhood from the 50's and 60's as well. She reaches into the vault of her parents' music and creates new gems.
Steve Ferman Summertime Rock and Roll - Van Halen, Boston, The Ramones, Cheap Trick, REM, The Beach Boys - this week on Lester the Nightfly.
Jason Scavone: Indie We finish the conversation about Foxwarren and then pay tribute to Nick Drake with two poignant selections.
Jason Scavone has new music from Charlotte to share with us. And he has some Carly Taich, Brandi Carlile and something called Foxwarren.
It is not often that I get to see an artist perform live at a record release party days after our interview. But - that is what happened with Sonny Singh and his Joe's Pub premiere for the record Chardi Kala.
We're Having a Picnic (Lester the Nightfly LIVE SPECIAL 4 WERB RADIO) We reminisce musically on ghosts of picnics' past. Old School Picnic The 5th Dimension The Noises 10 Swing…
AFRO HOUSE MUSIC from DJ Ktose. It's a Lester the Nightfly LIVE on a Saturday Afternoon on WERB GLOBAL RADIO.
Indian Classical Music with Flautist Nitin Ron Part 2 (S2 | E76) What a pleasure it has been to get to know Indian Classical Music with Flautist Nitin Ron, my…
Attending an opera premiere at the Metropolitan Opera is a big deal. And it can become epic. Listen to LTNF Live about the opera Akhnaten.
Dr. Nitin Ron is my guest this week on Lester the Nightfly. We explore Indian Classical Music, define our terms, and learn a bunch.
TANK AND THE BANGAS ON LTNF LIVE - only on WERBRADIO.COM. This will put you in a great mood for certain. Lester the Nightfly Live.
Reggae rhythms, island vibes, uplifting vocals, Lua Flora is a band that is just getting started.
GIRL-ROCK I (LTNF LIVE). We jump into the deep end of the pool with gritty guitar rock with female lead vocals.
I spent some time with Gloria Gari, Donald Levine, and Mary Pinto last week to learn about The Giulio Gari Foundation Vocal Competition.
This is a fitting conclusion to our three-part series with Seattle's Jim Page. Jim talks about the subjects of a number of his songs and we hear more from his recent record The Time is Now.
Presley Barker - Merlefest (S2 | E71) The joy of this radio show is embedded in our tagline: YOU NEVER KNOW WHAT YOU'RE GONNA GET. And I didn't know that…
SEATTLE'S JIM PAGE. Part Two of a Three-Part Series on a folk music legend. We talk more about Jim, his career, and play some touching music.
Jim Page has a new record. And that is big news. An icon on the American folk music landscape, Jim has stories from the past 50 years, many of which he has put to song on his many recordings
KEXP is a great radio station. And the have this new-ish thing, podcast thing, called The KEXP SONG OF THE DAY. And that was the inspiration for this show. It led me to so many good new songs.
On this week's show (part two of a two-part series) we explore more of Jonathan's record American Splendor and get a peek at his new record Any Way You Turn.
Jonathan Ammons is a minimalist. And a gifted artist. That puts him in the category of Tim Gane, John Cale, John Cage... Steve Reich.
Beautiful Electronica. Deep House and Electronica. House Musique. Spring. Winter Music Conference. One night in South Beach.
The Healing Power of Music with Malka Russell. After a hit song last year with Hey Child, Malka is back on LTNF with Queendom.
CHINA CRISIS (S2 | LTNF LIVE) Not a lot of great music was happening for China Crisis prior to 1985. They punched out a couple of albums but were being…
Esther met Matisyahu one day at camp. And at the time of the meeting, she did now know it was actually this music star that many revere.
Modern Flamenco (LTNF LIVE). A look at Rosalía, C. Tangana, MAKA, DELLAFUENTE, Maria José Llergo on WERB RADIO.
Tony Glausi covers Rosalia, Alejandro Sanz and even Louis Cole on this magical playlist.
Tim Gane and his then partner, French singer Lætitia Sadier, the band took its name from Vanguard Stereolab, a subsidiary of Vanguard Records that specialized in hi-fi effects.
Tony shares his daily, weekly, monthly life experience with us through his music. During the pandemic, he wrote this little tune called Jada Jada... about dating and love and hope.
It was a last-minute idea that turned into a brilliant show. I was uninspired on Thursday and, thanks to Mitch Nochlin, was super-inspired on Friday. Just in time for another Saturday at noon LIVE LTNF.
Rock & Roll Writer Teri Saccone (E54). Creem, Long Live Vinyl, Vanity Fair... Teri has written about rock music for more than 30 years.
Music Critic, David Goldman: About 2021. Leo Nocentelli, Gorillas, The Coral, Jesper Monk, War on Drugs. The Best of 2021.
Heaven 17: Three Records - Penthouse and Pavement, The Luxury Gap, How Men Are. A heated look on a cold stormy day.
Considered one of the greatest operas ever written, it is a cornerstone of the repertoire. Lester the Nightfly.