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College Countdown Playlists

College Countdown playlist for 05/27/2017

The question one should ask is, "Who ISN'T on tour right now?"  Go check these bands out and shake off your seasonal affective disorder.Charly Bliss @ The Once, Somerville, MA on June 17, 2017;  Cold War Kids @ Blue Hills Bank Pavillion, Boston, MA on Sept. 14, 2017;  Little Dragon @ The Royale, Boston, MA on Aug. 7, 2017;  Timber Timbre @ the Sinclair, Cambridge, MA on June 9, 2017;  Spoon w/ the New Pornographers @ Blue Hills Bank Pavillion, Boston, MA on July 21, 2017 and @ the State Theater, Portland, ME on July 22, 2017;  San Cisco @ the Sinclair, Cambridge, MA on Aug. 9, 2017;  Future Islands @ The Orpheum, Boston, MA on Oct. 9, 2017;  The Mountain Goats @ Blue Hills Bank Pavillion on June 27, 2017;  The New Pornographers @ Prescott Park, Portsmouth, NH on July 28, 2017;  Girlpool w/ Ian Sweet @ Brighton Music Hall, Allston, MA on June 7, 2017;  Mac DeMarco @ Boston Calling, Boston, MA on May 27-28, 2017 and Gorillaz @ Blue Hills Bank Pavillion, Boston, MA  on July 12, 2017.  Suellen

College Countdown playlist for 05/20/2017

 These folks are coming around - don't miss out on some great new music:  1-Gorillaz @ Blue Hills Bank Pavillion, Boston, MA on July 12, 2017;  2-Future Islands @ Lupos Heartbreak Hotel, Providence, RI on May 25, 2017;  3- Timber Timbre @ The Sinclair, Cambridge, MA on June 9, 2017;  4- Sylvan Esso @ Boston Calling, Alston, MA on May 26, 2017;  5- The New Pornographers (w/ Spoon) at Blue Hills Bank Pavillion on July 21, 2017.    

College Countdown playlist for 04/29/2017

 Helped out by Freewaves Brother, Joe Friedman, to cover for Sean for today.  Someday, Sean may return or he will realize that he has been permanently transferred to the Show-Me State! Suellen Here's a list of some shows featuring these great bands: Laura Marling @ Paradise Rock Club, Boston, MA on 5-16-17;  Little Dragon @ the Royale, Boston, MA on 8-7-17;  Timber Timbre @ the Sinclair, Cambridge, MA  on 6-9-17;  Sorority Noise @ the Sinclair, Cambridge, MA  on 6-16-17;  The Shins @ Thompson Point, Portland, ME on 6-16-17;  The Black Angels @ Paradise Rock Club, Boston, MA  on 5-5-17;  Future Islands @ Lupos Heartbreak Hotel, Providence, RI on 5-25-17.   

College Countdown playlist for 03/11/2017

 These great bands that you heard today are coming to town:  The Old 97's @ the Sinclair, Cambridge, MA on 5/4/17;  Surfer Blood @ Great Scott, Allston, MA on 4/19/17;  Bonobo @ House of Blues, Boston, MA on 4/26/17;  Moon Duo @ Great Scott, Allston, MA on 4/26/17;  Jens Lekman @ Brighton Music Hall, Allston, MA on 3/15/17;  Animal Collective @ Calvin Theater, Northhampton, MA  5/24/17;  All Them Witches @ the Sinclair, Cambridge, 3/11/17;  The Sadies @ the Sinclair, Cambridge, MA on 5/13/17;  Dirty Projectors @ the Blue Hills Bank Pavillion, Boston, MA on 6/18/17;  Foxygen @ The Paradise Rock Club, Boston, MA on 3/25/17;  Dude York @ Great Scott, Allston, MA on 3/27/17;  Xiu Xui @ 3S Art Space, Portsmouth, NH 4/14/17;  King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard @ the Royale, Boston, MA on 4/2/17;  Ryan Adams @ Blue Hills Bank Pavillion on 5/10/17;  Homeshake @ Arts Riot, Burlington, VT on 3/23/17.   It was fun, as always, to fill in for Sean.  He should return next week for another edition of College Countdown.  Suellen  

College Countdown playlist for 03/04/2017

 Many of the great bands that you heard on the show today are coming to the area to play.  Go and see them. The tickets are cheap, the venues are cozy and the music will make you feel a lot warmer than the temperature outside!  Sallie Ford @ Great Scott, Allston, MA on Apr. 11, 2017;  The Sadies @ The Sinclair, Cambridge, MA on May 13, 2017;  Allison Crutchfield @ 3S Artspace, Portsmouth, NH (with B Boys, The Fizz and Vagabon) on Apr. 8, 2017;  The Menzingers @ The Royale, Boston, MA on Apr. 1, 2017;  Surfer Blood @ Great Scott, Allston, MA on Apr. 19, 2017;  Dirty Projectors @ The Blue Hill Bank Pavillion on June 18, 2017; Dude York @ Great Scott, Allston, MA on March 27, 2017;  King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard @ The Royale, Boston, MA  on Apr., 21, 2017;  Moon Duo @ Great Scott, Allston, MA on Apr. 26, 2017;  All Them Witches @ The Sinclair, Cambridge, MA on Mar. 11, 2017;  Xiu Xiu @ 3S Artspace, Portsmouth, NH on Apr. 14, 2017;  Bonobo @ House of Blues, Boston, MA on Apr. 26, 2017;  The Orwells @ The Sinclair, Cambridge, MA  on June 2, 2017;  Jesca Hoop @ Brighton Music Hall, Allston, MA on Mar. 6, 2017;  Ryan Adams @ The Blue Hills Bank Pavillion, Boston, MA on May 10, 2017;  Foxygen @ The Paradise Rock Club, Boston, MA on Mar. 25, 2017;  Homeshake @ Arts Riot, Burlington, VT on Mar. 23, 2017;  Sitting in for Sean this week,  Suellen 

College Countdown playlist for 01/21/2017

Here are some dates and venues to go and see some of these great bands play:  The Griswolds @ The Sinclair, Cambridge on 2/26/17;  STRFKR @ The Pearl Street Nightclub, Northhampton, MA on 2/14/17;  Foxygen @ The Paradise Rock Club, Boston, MA on 3/25/17;  The Flaming Lips @ The House of Blues, Boston, MA on 3/3/17;  Nouvelle Vague @ The Brighton Music Hall, Boston, MA on 3/24/17.  Always fun to fill in for Sean.  Suellen


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