Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Exit Dome concert to air - again!

For the next four weeks, each week on the Local 518 be listening for the sets from the four bands who played the Exit Dome on 10/23. This is in addition to the already scheduled in studio sessions and interviews with various bands.

Here's how it will go:

10/29 & 11/1 Phantogram in studio // Railbird Jr Exit Dome set

11/5 & 11/8 Alta Mira interview // Eric Margan & the Red Lions Exit Dome set

11/12 & 11/15 Mike Grutka in studio // Sean Rowe Exit Dome set

11/19 & 11/22 Laura Boggs in studio // Super 400 Exit Dome set

Laura's CD is coming out at a party at Bread & Jam in Cohoes on 11/21. Mike Grutka's album is out now! Alta Mira's new, debut CD is coming out at an early December CD release at Revolution Hall! Phantogram have just signed to Barsuk Records. Their CD, "Eyelid Movies," long anticipated - will be out in Feb 2010!

Rock on, Local 518 - from your home for Local 518 in the whole of the Capital Region!!!

Monday, October 12, 2009

Upcoming Local 518 shows on EXT

10/15 & 18 Red Haired Strangers (CD Release @ Caffe Lena's on 10/18!)
10/22 & 25 Lucky Lips
10/29 & 11/1 Phantogram (just signed to Barsuk Records; new album Feb 2010!)
11/5 & 8 Alta Mira (new album coming in December; CD release @Rev Hall 12/09)
11/12 & 15 Mike Grutka (new album, "Ria," is out!)

More sessions being booked!

Thursday, September 24, 2009

Erin Harkes

Is on Local 518 tonight at 9 and Sunday morning at 11.

Michael Jerling is next week.

Exit Dome

Oct 23rd, join us for the next Locsl 518 concert to benefit Exit 97.7, WEXT.

On stage:

Sarah and Chris from Railbird
Eric Margan & the Red Lions
Sean Rowe
Super 400

Get tickets and support the music at

Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Listen to Dave Michaels 8/20 7a

Dave has some big news to tell. Next Thursday! It's hot! Rock on, Local 518.

Phantogram - Running from the cops!

Click here for an MP3 of their great song "When I'm Small."

Congrats on being chosen as KEXP song of the day! Great station catching the wave! Woo hoo, Local 518!

Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Coming to Local 518

Salon Style (Gaven Richard from The Kamikaze Hearts) sits and talks with us about his music, and the unique use of samples. 8/6 at 9p and 8/9 at 11a.

Then catch singer-songwriter Tom Wadsworth with his distinctive songs on 8/13 and 16.