CP S15 EP23 2021

Monday June 7, 2021 — WOW … what a weekend! Lightning, not COVID, was the reason for some outdoor shows being delayed or postponed. FLOBOTS show at Levitt Pavilion was one that had to pushed back to July 2 because of severe lighting in Denver, while the Greeley Blues Jam kicked off the summer season with Friday Fest featuring some of the best of Colorado’s blues artists and bands. Kudos to everyone for a great weekend to kick off the summer season.

NEW MUSIC COMING from Chris Daniels with Hazel Miller, Dressy Bessy and Nathaniel Rateliff so be listening to the show in the coming week or two for those and others.

Middle Class Rock Star is a podcast hosted by  Andy Sydow.  Every week or so I feature a 7 to 8 minute segment featuring  a conversation Andy has with some of our scene’s top music makers and industry personalities. A new episode is coming.

TOP FIVE WK END JUNE 5 2021

  1. LEFTOVER SALMON – Brand New Good Old Days LP (Mar-21)
  2. A.J. FULLERTON – The Forgiver and the Runaway LP (Mar-21) **
  3. WEST SIDE JOE & THE MEN OF SOUL – Keep On Climbin’ LP (Apr-21)
  4. COLE SCHEIFELE – The Hideaways LP (Jul-21) **
  5. ANTONIO LOPEZ – Roots and Wings LP (Jan-21) **

TOP 5 and TOP 30 charts are pulled from published spins at 13 Colorado non-profit community/public and college radio stations.  Designed to benefit non-commercial public and college radio stations, record promoters and artists are among those most likely to benefit from the detailed search function.

Currently 11 Colorado radio stations utilize Spinitron.

The Mishawaka is a legendary music venue, restaurant and bar located 13.7 miles up the Poudre Canyon Highway (CO 14) in the stunning Poudre Canyon in Bellvue, CO.  SEE SHOW LINEUP

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Earth Wind & Fire – Kalimba Story – Open Our Eyes (1974)
(D) The Crush – Ghost – Essential (2021)

Finn O’SullivanWhen The Power Comes Back On – When The Power Comes Back On (2020)
Whitacre – Southbound Train – Seasons (2019)
Jay Silence – Rock n Roll – Grandma’s 45s (2021)
AJ Fullerton – The Forgiver and the Runaway – The Forgiver and the Runaway (2021)
Hillbilly Hellcats – Hillbilly Love – Our Brand (1998)
Acoustic Junction – Think About It – Acoustic Junction (1996)
(D) Cass Clayton City Noise (2021)

Andy Palmer – Good Son – Hazard of the Die (2013)
Nathaniel Rateliff – Time Stands – And It’s Still Alright (2020)
Brad Goode Quintet – Who Parked the Car? – That’s Right! (2018)

HOUR 2

Dan Fogelberg – Part Of The Plan –Souvenirs (1974)
Flash Cadillac & The Continental Kids – Good Times, Rock & Roll Best of (1975)
(D) Lauren Frihauf and Ben Suyat – June – The Latona EP (2021)

Jackson Emmer – Turn Up the Jukebox – Alpine Coda (2020)
The Yawpers – Beale Street – American Man (2015)
SUCH All I Want (2021)
Dragondeer Stay High (2020)
Fierce Bad Rabbit – Dreaming of Things to Be – Living Asleep (2014)
Born In The Flood – Another night, another place – If this thing should spill (2007)
(D) Billy Shaddox – The Rescuer – Heartbeat Retreat (2021)

Post Truth Serum – The Picnic – Modern Victims (2020)
The Motet – Highly Compatible – Death Or Devotion (2019)
Dana Landry Quartet – Almost Like Being In Love – Standard Elevation (2015)

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COLORADO TOP 30 MAY 2021

June 1, 2021 – We have an abundance of non-commercial not-for-profit radio stations around the state, nearly all of which have on-air talent that will spin Colorado-based music; many along with the Colorado Playlist.

I track thirteen of the state’s twenty plus public, community and college radio stations; eleven via Spinitron. Tracking is not an exact science. Not every dj at every station publishes a playlist, and not every station utilizes the automatic playlist generator provided by Spinitron.

Of the over 200 titles I currently track, eighty titles received at least one verifiable spin in May.

Email rockymountainmusicnetwork@gmail.com for information about how you can get your music in the hands of djs at stations around the state.

Spinitron Designed to benefit non-commercial public and college radio stations. Record promoters and artists are among those most likely to benefit from the detailed search function. Currently 11 Colorado radio stations utilize Spinitron.

TOP 30 TITLES MAY 2021

  • ALL TITLES LINKED TO RESPECTIVE YOUTUBE PAGE
  • (xx) = April 2021 position
  • 209 titles / 13 stations tracked

(14) 1. LEFTOVER SALMON – Brand New Good Old Days LP (Mar-21)
(D) 2. PORLOLO – No Praise, No Blame EP (June-21)
(10) 3. WEST SIDE JOE & THE MEN OF SOUL – Keep On Climbin’ LP (Apr-21)
(D) 4. COLE SCHEIFELE – The Hideaways LP (Jul-21) **
(D) 5. AMZY – Beast In the Bottle SINGLE (Apr-21)
(D) 6. DISCOMFORT CREATURE – Discomfort Creature LP (Apr-21)
(D) 7. FLOBOTS – Roshni SINGLE (Apr-21)
(D) 8. WET NIGHTSBIG EP (Apr-21)
(11) 9. NATHANIEL RATELIFF – Redemption SINGLE (Dec-20)
(21) 10. REVEREND FREAKCHILD – Supramundane Blues LP (Apr-21)
(D) 11. GESTALT Out Singing SINGLE (Apr-21)
(D) 12. DETH RALILight Levels LP (Feb-21)
(13) 13. GASOLINE LOLLIPOPS – All the Misery Money Can BuyLP (Sep-20)
(D) 14. THE BURROUGHSZero Sum Game SINGLE (Apr-21)
(-) 15. ANTONIO LOPEZ – Roots and Wings LP (Jan-21) **
(22) 15. CARY MORIN & GHOST DOG – Trust SINGLE (Mar-21)
(3) 15. JOHN GRANT – Boy From Michigan LP (Mar-21) ***
(D) 16. REZLO Heartbreak Club SINGLE (Apr-21)
(D) 17. REZLOYoung And In Love SINGLE (Mar-21)
(D) 18. ANDY SYDOWTime, Love, Everywhere EP (Apr-21) **
(D) 19. THE CROOKED RUGSIT! LP (Mar-21)
(2) 20. VALDEZ – Wishbones LP (Sep-20)
(15) 21. CARY MORIN – Dockside Saints LP (Jul-20)
(-) 22. ADAM BODINEScenes of Changery LP (Nov-20)
(-) 23. MOJOMAMA The Corona Tapes EP (Jun-20)
(22) 23. YASICoexist with Chaos EP (Mar-21)
(13) 24. MUSKETEER GRIPWEED – More Than Ever LP (Oct-20)**
(5) 25. DEL SHAMEN – Del Shamen LP (Oct-20) **
(-) 26. BOWREGARD Arrows LP (Jul-20)
(20) 26. NICENESS – Realize LP (Feb-21)

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***John Grant is the former lead singer and founder of the Czars***

CP S15 EP22 2021

Monday May 31, 2021 – Memorial Day 2021 – the unofficial kickoff to the summer vacation season and outdoor live music season, and there’s a lot of that going on right now. Welcome to post-COVID 2021. Of course that doesn’t mean all things are rosy in the world of live music. Please check your local listings.

No major changes in this week’s TOP 5 with just some repositioning and the addition of punk band Discomfort Creature entering due to high spins from Indie 102.3 last week.

In this week’s MMMM: Younger Colorado music fans likely will not know who Eddie “Devil Boy” Turner is. If you were around Colorado in the late 70s and early 80s you might remember Eddie from his days as the lead guitarist for the band Zephyr before Candy Givens died in January 1984.

Eddie disappeared from the scene after Candy died, showing up briefly in Ron Miles Electric Band before being resurrected in 1995 as lead guitarist on five Otis Taylor albums.

Produced by legendary Colorado-born bassist, songwriter and producer Kenny Passarelli (Barnstorm, Elton John) Change In Me is Eddie’s fourth solo album since 2005’s Rise Again which won him the 2006 Blues Foundation Award for Best New Artist Debut.

Middle Class Rock Star is a podcast hosted by  Andy Sydow.  Every week or so I feature a 7 to 8 minute segment featuring  a conversation Andy has with some of our scene’s top music makers and industry personalities.  This week’s guest is Leftover Salmon bassist and producer Greg Garrison.

TOP FIVE WK END MAY 29 2021

  1. LEFTOVER SALMON – Brand New Good Old Days LP (Mar-21)
  2. COLE SCHEIFELE – The Hideaways LP (Jul-21)
  3. PORLOLO – No Praise, No Blame EP (June-21)
  4. DISCOMFORT CREATUREDiscomfort Creature LP (Apr-21)
  5. WEST SIDE JOE & THE MEN OF SOUL – Keep On Climbin’ LP (Apr-21)

TOP 5 and TOP 30 charts are pulled from published spins at 13 Colorado non-profit community/public and college radio stations.  Designed to benefit non-commercial public and college radio stations, record promoters and artists are among those most likely to benefit from the detailed search function.

Currently 11 Colorado radio stations utilize Spinitron.

The Mishawaka is a legendary music venue, restaurant and bar located 13.7 miles up the Poudre Canyon Highway (CO 14) in the stunning Poudre Canyon in Bellvue, CO.  SEE SHOW LINEUP

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HOUR 1

Axe – Rock N Roll Party In The Streets – Offering (1982)
Zephyr – Don’t Come Back – Heartbeat (1981)
(D) Eddie Turner – Standing on the Frontline – Change In Me (2021)

Last Call Romance – If It’s the Last Thing That I Do – Double Funeral, Vol. 1 EP (2020)
The Lumineers – Cleopatra – Cleopatra (2016)
YaSi Guilty (2021)
Antonio Lopez – The New Warrior – Roots and Wings (2021)
Zuba – Imagine Freedom – The New Cruelty (1996)
Sweet Water WellZoeology (1995)
(D) SOLOHAWK Wave (2021)

The Apples In Stereo – Same Old Drag – New Magnetic Wonder (2007)
Mama Lenny and the RemedyParty Girl (2020)
Peter Sommer – Looks Like This – Tremolo Canteen (2010)

HOUR 2

Joe Walsh – Rocky Mountain Way – Rocky Mountain Way (1975)
(D) The High Hawks – Singing a Mountain Song – The High Hawks (2021)

Tejon Street Corner Thieves – Demons – Demons (2020)
Big Head Todd & The Monsters – New World Arisin’ – New World Arisin’ (2017)
Leftover Salmon – Show Me Something Higher – Something Higher (2018)
Leftover Salmon – Left Unsung – Brand New Good Old Days (2021)
(D) Cole Scheifele – Company Clothes – The Hideaways (2021)

Esmé Patterson – My Young Man – All Princes, I (2012)
Down Time – Hurts Being Alive – Hurts Being Alive (2020)
Scott Martin – The Meaning of Midnight – Alone at Sunset (2018)

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CP S15 EP15 2021

Monday April 12, 2021 – BIG shakeup in this week’s TOP 5. There’s only one standing from last week. A.J. Fullerton continues to dominate spins at stations around the state, while Valdez (In the Whale) leaps into the #2 spot on the strength of airplay at Indie 102.3 and 105.5 The Colorado Sound.

John Grant gets an * because technically he’s no longer a resident Colorado artist. The former member of the Denver based band the Czars, who has family in Denver, moved to Iceland several few years ago. But music directors and djs statewide still credit him as a Colorado artist (or at least Colorado connected).

Middle Class Rock Star is a podcast hosted by  Andy Sydow.  Every week or so I feature a 7 to 8 minute segment featuring  a conversation Andy has with some of our scene’s top music makers and industry personalities.  This week’s guest is Caroline Stump.

TOP FIVE April 10 2021

TOP 5 and TOP 30 charts are pulled from published spins at 13 Colorado non-profit community/public and college radio stations.  Currently 11 Colorado radio stations utilize Spinitron. Designed to benefit non-commercial public and college radio stations, record promoters and artists are among those most likely to benefit from the detailed search function.

  1. A.J. FULLERTON – The Forgiver and the Runaway LP (Mar-21)
  2. VALDEZ Wishbones LP (Apr-20)
  3. * JOHN GRANTBoy From Michigan SINGLE (Mar-21)
  4. EOLIAN Division LP (Mar-21)
  5. ANDY FRASCO & THE U.N.Keep On Keepin’ On LP (Apr-20)

The Mishawaka is a legendary music venue, restaurant and bar located 13.7 miles up the Poudre Canyon Highway (CO 14) in the stunning Poudre Canyon in Bellvue, CO.  THERE ARE SHOWS BOOKED! 

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(D) = debut LP/EP or single
(N) = new track from previously debuted LP/EP
(P) = Colorado Playlist premier / not available online

HOUR 1

Earth Wind & Fire – That’s the Way of the World – That’s The Way Of The World (1975)
(D) Jason Abbott Old Ford Truck (2021)

Wendy Woo – The Immigrant – The Immigrant (2019)
Jeff Austin – Simple Truth – The Simple Truth (2015)
Heavy Diamond RingAlready Gone (2021)
Cary Morin – Nobody Gotta Know – Dockside Saints (2020)
Rare Silk StormAmerican Eyes (1985)
Chris Daniels & The Kings – Roadhouse Music – When You’re Cool (1987)
(D) Robert Morrisey – Run Children Run – American Morrisey (2021)

The Railbenders – Hard Road – The Medicine Show (2018)
Jon Snodgrass – Bad New Lands – Tace (2020)
Jason Klobnak – Through Her Eyes – Friends and Family (2018)

HOUR 2

Acoustic Junction – Think About It – Acoustic Junction (1996)
(D) Big Head Todd & the Monsters Fortune Teller (2021)

The Still Tide – Keep It – Between Skies (2020)
Float Like a Buffalo – The Day – Back From Nowhere (2019)
Antonio Lopez – Roots and Wings – Roots and Wings (2021)
Trout Steak Revival – Through the Pines – The Light We Bring (2020)
(D) Caroline Stump – The Navy’s Coming – Navy (2021)

Taylor Scott Band – Salted Watermelon – All We Have (2019)
Slim Cessna’s Auto Club – Do You Know Thee Enemy? – Unentitled (2011)
Jackson Emmer – Turn Up the Jukebox – Alpine Coda (2020)
Annie Booth – Blues for Narcissism – Wanderlust (2014)

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CP S15 EP14 2021

Monday APRIL 05, 2021 – WOW! Nathaniel Rateliff got knocked off of his perch at #1, falling to #5. A.J. Fullerton now owns the top spot across the state, and among Colorado releases at RootsMusicReport.com. I would expect the TOP 5 to look different next week when Indie 102.3 stops featuring Lady Gang and Ellsworth.

Last minute note: KRZA (Alamosa) is now airing both hours of the Colorado Playlist, from 2 to 4 pm on Monday.

Coming to EP15 = new music from American Morrisey, Jason Abbott, Darryl Purpose, Big Head Todd and the Monsters

Middle Class Rock Star is a podcast hosted by  Andy Sydow.  Every week or so I feature a 7 to 8 minute segment featuring  a conversation Andy has with some of our scene’s top music makers and industry personalities.  This week’s guest is Grammy nominated record producer A.J. FULLERTON.

TOP FIVE MARCH 27 2021

TOP 5 and TOP 30 charts are culled from published spins at 13 Colorado non-profit community/public and college radio stations.  Currently 11 Colorado radio stations utilize Spinitron. Designed to benefit non-commercial public and college radio stations, record promoters and artists are among those most likely to benefit from the detailed search function.

  1. A.J. FULLERTON – The Forgiver and the Runaway LP (Mar-21)
  2. LADY GANG – Full Throttle LP (Feb-21)
  3. ELLSWORTH – Ellsworth LP (Jan-21)
  4. DEL SHAMENDel Shamen LP (Oct-20)
  5. NATHANIEL RATELIFF – Redemption SINGLE (Dec-20)

The Mishawaka is a legendary music venue, restaurant and bar located 13.7 miles up the Poudre Canyon Highway (CO 14) in the stunning Poudre Canyon in Bellvue, CO.  THERE ARE SHOWS BOOKED! 

MONDAY MORNING MUSIC MEETING

(D) = debut LP/EP or single
(N) = new track from previously debuted LP/EP
(P) = Colorado Playlist premier / not available online

HOUR 1

Chuck Pyle – Rocky Mountain High – Higher Ground…songs of Colorado (2007)
(D) Stop MotionMandy (2021)

Chris Daniels & The Kings – Funky to the Bone – Funky to the Bone (2015)
Mark Oblinger – Living Imitation – High Water Line (2019)
Musketeer Gripweed – More Than Ever – More Than Ever (2021)
Sarah SlatonGet Up (2021)
The Apples In Stereo – Strawberryfire – Her Wallpaper Reverie (1999)
Yo, Flaco! – American Music – Goin’ at it (2002)
(D) LVDY – Gold – Gold (2021)

DeVotchKa – Let Me Sleep – This Night Falls Forever (2018)
Andy Frasco – Love is a Gun – Keep On Keepin On (2020)
Analog Son – CTI – Funky Mother (2018)

HOUR 2

Joe Cocker – One Word (Peace) – Hymn For the Soul (2007)
Mollie O’Brien – In My Girlish Days – Big Red Sun Blues (1998)
(D) SUCH
All I Want (2021)

Dragondeer All Day (2020)
The Beeves – Jamie’s Revenge – Adam & Beeve (2019)
Tyler T. – I’ll Be Fine – Wildflower (2020)
A.J .Fullerton – She’s So Cold – Kalamath (2017)
A.J. Fullerton – Slippin’ Away – The Forgiver and the Runaway (2021)
(D) G-StylezMillionaire (feat. Melody Stalians) (2021)

Dressy Bessy – Fearless – Fast Faster Disaster (2019)
Jinx Jones – Hot Rod Heartbreaker – Rip and Burn (2010)
Tia Fuller – Fury of Da’mond – Diamond Cut (2018)

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