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This week, Jason has a whole slew of post-Decemberween toons to get you in the mood for returning all of your unwanted stupid presents for refunds or the cash equivalent, or selling them on Ebay if need be. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
This week, Jason has a whole slew of pre-Decemberween toons to get you in the mood for stuffing yourself stupid with too much food, and pretending that you like your relatives. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
This week, Jason has a plethora; yes, that's right, a plethora, of healing sounds to soothe your weary soul. And also, as if that isn't enough, there's his usual aimless drivel, or as some might call it; chat.. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
This week, Jason has presents for everyone! Including himself! He'll be un-wrapping a gift from his sister, live on the air! How exciting! And you, dear viewer, get to unwrap the gift of music, in handy little chunks, throughout the show. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
Liz Vice is a musician from Portland, Oregon. With a soulful voice and love of storytelling, her jazz-tinged tunes are infused with a spirituality and warmth that recalls classic gospel. Liz stopped by Serious Business Music in DUMBO on a recent visit to NYC to play some music and chat with Maia.
This week, Jason's heart is beating a mile a minute, because of some exciting tracks by Eddie Cano, Joe Shinall, Destruments and the incredible Waltel Branco. As well as the as yet un-released early 80s brit-funk of Afrika. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
This week, Jason's got a pile of clasics, and Gemma has a pile of drunken tales to tell. Same as any other week. But, different. Also, listen out for the first 3 clues to our MILLION DOLLAR GIVEAWAY!
This week, Jason's got a stack of stock to stick it to you with. Including, but not limited to, Ruth & The Adelians, The Droptones, New Juggler Sound, and The Pepper Smelter. All your favourites!
This week, Jason's got a whole lorra great songs for you, from the likes of Breakdown Brass, The Putbacks, Los Sospechos, and many more than you can stick a big shake at! Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
This week, Jason's flying solo, and is licensed to thrill you with some great new toons by Calibro 35, Grace Love, Orgone, The Milk, Emma Donovan and Geno Washington, and some classics by the likes of Camille Lil Bob and Sharon Jones. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
BTR Counts down the top ten most played artists on our podcasts for the week of October 26, 2015. You'll hear from The Soren Bryce, Introverted Dancefloor, K's Choice and more. Stay tuned to see who is #1!
This week, Jason & Gemma play the hits, including new stuff from The Limboos, and The Excitements. Also, some excellent stories from Gemma about cliffs, rocks, the wild, wild sea, and that kind of thing.
This week, Jason & Gemma discuss at least 85% of the important issues of the day, and maybe even less! Also, they find time to play you the hits, including new stuff from The Limboos, and The Excitements. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
This week, Jason cooks up a soul omelette, using flower, sugar, grease, buffalo wings, all dapped into a bowl, of, erm, flavour? Yeah, that sounds fine. Basically, what I'm trying to tell ya, is that there's lots of great music on today's show. OK? Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
BTR Counts down the top ten most played artists on our podcasts for the week of October 5, 2015. You'll hear from The Ghost Ease, Born Ruffians, Gang Signs and more. Stay tuned to see who is #1!
This week, Jason drinks soup, or possibly tea, and guides you through the choppy waters of music, to a serene island that he likes to call, Seal Of Approval. We have new stuff from The Cactus Channel & The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble, and lots of would-be classics. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
This week, Jason & Gemma give you a "Secret Special". The idea being, that they don't disclose any of the song titles or artistes to you, the listener. Unfortunately, the idea is foiled by being able to read the titles below, on your very screen. Oh well, it's the thought that counts.
This week, Jason is ever so relieved at the return of Gemma, who helps steer this musical ship through the murky waters of soul, funk, r&b, and some other rivers that link them.
This week on Overnight Sensation, we're doing a LESS TALK, MORE ROCK POWER BLOCK HOUR OF ROCK! It's an unbelievable parade of hits that you're just not even going to believe... My God, where to start? We've got HITS from bands like ULTRASUAVE, GREAT PLAINS, The AUTOCOLLANTS, and so many more! Plus, a great new tune from the almighty PROTOMARTYR! Just listen to it already, you idiot!!
This week, Jason ponders the chances of some of tonight's artistes getting together to open a firm of lawyers. I bet you were thinking the same thing, right? There's allsorts on today's show. It really is packed full of jam. So, put on your radio gloves, and settle in for a sticky ride! Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
This week, Jason interferes with your ears, and whichever other orifices he can get his hands on. There's plenty of entertaining tea-based chat, inspirational concepts and ideas etc.. Oh, and there's also more of Venazualan early 70s group "Spiteri", a pair of tasty morsels from the new Brian Auger comp, and more from the debut LP by The Sorcerers. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
This week, we start the show off with a load of animals. Herd of animals? "Of course we have!" I hear you cry. The animals in question are courtesy of Venazualan early 70s group "Spiteri". We also have more from the new Brian Auger comp, and more from the debut LP by The Sorcerers.
On controlled explosions and Japanese karaoke
Sye Elaine Spence is a singer/songwriter living in Atlanta, though she is originally from New York City. Spence spent time as a professional songwriter, collaborating with artists and producers and releasing some of her own pop-rock and soul songs before taking a break to refocus her musical career. Eventually, she met Michael Lesousky and set off on her current path of a quiet, poetic style of songwriting. Sye and Michael took a bus up from Atlanta to play a few songs and talk about the music at Serious Business in DUMBO, Brooklyn.
This week, Jason's flying solo (not literally flying), and has a variety of themes covered in the songs of his choosing. There's more from the debut LP by The Sorcerers, and and more from the new Brian Auger anthology & the awesome Chicha Libra. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
This week, it's an especially relaxed show, both in the choice of music, the atmosphere in the studio, and the angle of reclinement of Mr Jason throughout the show.. Excellent tunes all the way, from the likes of Brian Auger & the awesome Chicha Libra. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
Hello again! It's me DJ Patrick K! I've got a lovely Rock Show for you this week, featuring new tunes from Blind Shake, Ghost Ease, Titus Andronicus, and more! Plus a few more cool ones from a the past few months. Check it out!
Krystle Warren is a songwriter originally from Kansas City, Missouri, and currently based in France. Known for her dedication to analog recording techniques (even going so far as recording her latest double-album live with 28 musicians and no editing), Krystle possesses a striking, soulful voice that leaves an impression, and has even made the rounds on tour with the likes of Green Gartside, Robyn Hitchcock, Joan As Police Woman, and Rufus Wainwright. Here, she stops by Serious Business Music in DUMBO, Brooklyn, to share a new song and chat with Maia about her music.
This week, it's another packed full of jam show. Gemma has been drinking for three days, as part of her friend's Hen weekend. Let's see if that affects her ability to be entertaining. It could go either way. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
This week, it's another packed full of jam show. Gemma has been drinking for three days, as part of her friend's Hen weekend. Let's see if that affects her ability to be entertaining. It could go either way. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
This week, it's another packed full of jam show. With super hits from Jimmy Bo Horne (and his sheep?), Marta Baizan (oh boy!), Pekeniques (let's hope Yogi Bear doesn't steal it!), and a new one by The Sorcerers, which we're very excited about. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
This week, Mr Jason takes you on a journey. A journey with ups and downs, mainly due to you wanting to only listen to music, and the downs are caused by having to listen to him waffle on and on about reel to reel tape recording machines all the time. Still, look on the bright side; it's a packed full of jam show!
This week, the weather is hot, and so is Jason, and Gemma. They're both very attractive. That's final! OK, so let's move on from that. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
This week, Gemma's back, and Jason couldn't be happier. He tried, but it didn't work.. They bring you more stunning music, of various styles, old and new. And they gossip, which is always undertaining.
This week, Jason has more Spanish bands than you can stick a shake at! And some awesome afrobeat, solid soul, and funk of the jazzy and greasy varieties. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
You won’t believe the raw power of the garage rock band Winstons. BTR catches up with Lou Nutting and Ben Brock Wilkes who make up the garage soul duo shredding up New York City.
This week, Jason has a show filled with crisps, and lots of Spanish music, plus he's still featuring Saun & Starr's debut LP. What else? Well, there's weirdness from The Sign Of Four, and some squidgy synth-led Chicha from Los Mirlos, and a newbie from Grace Love & The True Loves for starters!
This week, Jason has a summery show of the highest quality. I know we say some similarly bold claim every week, but this time we really do mean it. And don't forget, Gemma & Jason's band Rope Store will be playing at their Seal Of Approval night at The Playhouse Bar in Norwich, UK on Wednesday 10th June, along with superb DJ sets from Jason and Mauro Berini.
This week, Jason & Gemma have been at an all-dayer gig. And for the 5 days until now, Gemma has been in Paris with her oldest daughter, living the high life, while Jason (Mr) has been doing all the hard work at Seal Of Approval HQ. Don't forget, Gemma & Jason's band Rope Store will be playing at their Seal Of Approval night at The Playhouse Bar in Norwich on Wednesday 10th June, along with superb DJ sets from Jason and Mauro Berini. Oh! And they play some great music too!!
This week, Jason & Gemma tell the absolute truth about many of life's mysteries and conundrums. So, nothing new there then.. Also, they put up wth a neighbour's very loud lawnmower, and make it part of the show, rather than letting it frustrate them. Or do they??? Oh! And they play some great music too!!
It's another week of (mostly) random Bandcamp best-sellers on this week's show! We discuss new rock tracks from The Phoenix Foundation (NZ) and Martha (UK), funk and soul from The Slackers (NYC) and Saun and Starr (NYC), hip-hop from Future Rock (Germany), and classic French pop from Joanna (Belgium). It's a truly thrilling ride, so buckle up!
This week, Jason & Gemma talk about circuses, and the training involved in being in them. Tightropes, contortionism, that kind of thing. Cos Gemma went to circus school, so, she knows. It's all news to Jason though. Oh! And they play some great music too!! Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
This week, Jason & Gemma have a special guest animal, live in the studio. Also, new tracks, old tracks, even older tracks, and some chat that just can't be scripted. What would be the point?
This week, Jason & Gemma have a whale of a time, talking about whales, and various other animals. They also do the Accent Challenge, with patchy results.. Oh, and they play you some of the toppermost sounds around.
Wow! This week, Gemma & the Jayman play some spanish female singers, an Australian female singer, who also happens to be an artiste on Hope Street Recordings, a fantastiche label that we're featuring. Also, listen out for classic tracks from the likes of Charles Blackwell and Brian Auger.
Wow! This week, Gemma & the Jayman play some spanish female singers, an Australian female singer, who also happens to be an artiste on Hope Street Recordings, a fantastiche label that we're featuring. Also, listen out for classic tracks from the likes of Charles Blackwell and Brian Auger. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
Wow! This week, Gemma & the Jayman have another top class show for you, featuring all your faves. Satin Bells, Dayton Sidewinders, and many, many more. We were gonna try to make the show even BETTER, but it just wasn't possible. So, we didn't. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
Wow! This week, Gemma & the Jayman (sounds like a great name for a TV series) have a packed full of jam show for you. We kick of with some excellent 60s-style beat music, and follow it with all sorts of stuff over the course of the hour.
You know what it is, every Sunday! Official!
Wow! This week, it's great to have my trusty sideboard Gemma by my, erm, side, again. Oh Gemma, why have you been a wafer so long? So, we have genuinely tanfastic music today from the likes of Fred Hughes, Ronny Kae, and The Budos Band. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
Seal Of Approval with Mr Jason - March 3, 2015
Wow! This week, Gemma has shaken off the flu, directly onto Jason! Dawww... But that doesn't stop him from carefully selecting hit after hit for your appreciative ears. It really is a packed full of jam show today, so we'd better get started right away. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
Wow! This week, Gemma has a hangover, or "flu" as she calls it. And Jason is loading up on psych-influenced funk, soul, tropicalia, with a very Brazilian thread running through it. Sounds good, right? The answer is an emphatic "YES!" Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you? How will it all turn out???
A can’t miss interview with the bluesman who is blowing up.
Wow! This week, Jason and his biggest fan, Georgie, have a bag full of all the best songs for your delectation. Hopefully they won't damage any of the songs whilst pulling them out of the bag. Or get bits of fluff all over them..
Wow! This week, Jason & Gemma attempt to cheer themselves up with some funky, funky music. Do they succeed? Well, the answer is obvious yes, as Jason has the best taste in music in the whole world. So..
Wow! This week, Jason & Gemma thrill you, possibly, with tracks that have been tickling both of their fancies recently, and Jason surprises Gemma in a very real and scary way. No change there then. Will the Police be called? You have no choice but to listen in and find out. Oh boy! I can't wait! Can you?
Wow! There's so much jam packed into this week's show, that it's all leaking out of the edges. Oh well, I guess I'll just have to lick it up! Mmmmmmmm... Deeeelovely! We've got Tony Fox, who as far as we know, isn't a real fox. We've got Lucky Brown, who isn't even very brown, apart from in the summer. And we have more stuff too.

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