Friday, October 13, 2017

Fine Tuning preview: 10/15/17

This Sunday in the album spotlight on Fine Tuning I'll be playing a whole bunch of tunes from the fantastic new Beck album "Colors," his much-delayed follow-up to 2014's "Morning Phase." Believe me, "Colors" is worth the wait ---- this is a dancefloor-ready collection of songs guaranteed to lift your mood. Fine Tuning: 4 - 6 p.m. Sundays on ann arbor's 107one

Friday, October 06, 2017

Fine Tuning preview: 10/8/17

This Sunday on Fine Tuning I'll devote the first half of the program to the music of Tom Petty, who died on Oct. 2 at the age of 66. In the second half of the show I'll spotlight the rockin' new album "Undivided Heart & Soul" by JD McPherson, who plays at the Magic Bag in Ferndale on November 14th. Fine Tuning: 4 - 6 p.m. Sundays on ann arbor's 107one.

Friday, September 29, 2017

Fine Tuning preview: 10/1/17

This Sunday in the album spotlight on Fine Tuning I'll be featuring "This Sweet Old World," Lucinda Williams' new re-recording of all the songs contained on her 1992 classic "Sweet Old World." Lucinda also includes four songs not on the original album. Also in the mix will be new music from Charlotte Gainsbourg, Hiss Golden Messenger, Courtney Barnett with Kurt Vile, plus a whole lotta Paul McCartney tunes in honor of his shows this Sunday and Monday at Little Caesars Arena. Fine Tuning: 4 - 6 p.m. Sundays on ann arbor's 107one

Friday, September 22, 2017

Fine Tuning preview: 9/24/17

This Sunday in the album spotlight on Fine Tuning I'll be featuring the soulful new album "Hallelujah Anyhow" by Hiss Golden Messenger, the indie-folk band let by MC Taylor. Also in the mix will be new tunes by Morrissey, Bob Seger, Lucinda Williams and Joan Osborne. Fine Tuning: 4 - 6 p.m. Sundays on ann arbor's 107one.

Friday, September 15, 2017

Fine Tuning preview: 9/17/17

This Sunday on Fine Tuning I'll be featuring "Sleep Well Beast," the powerful new album by the National. Also in the mix will be tracks from Wire (playing at the El Club in Detroit on Sunday), Steve Earle (in concert at the Fillmore next Thursday), and Bob Dylan (just booked for a show with special guest Mavis Staples at the Fox on Nov. 1). Fine Tuning: 4 - 6 p.m. Sundays on ann arbor's 107one.

Friday, September 08, 2017

Fine Tuning preview: 9/10/17

This Sunday in the the album spotlight on Fine Tuning I'll be featuring "American Dream," the first album in seven years by LCD Soundsystem, the electronic rock band led by James Murphy. I'll also pay tribute to Steely Dan co-founder Walter Becker, who died on Sept. 3 at the age of 67. Also in the mix will be new music from the National, St. Vincent, Jackie Greene and Neil Young. Fine Tuning: 4 - 6 p.m. Sundays on 107one

Friday, September 01, 2017

Fine Tuning preview: 9/3/17

This Sunday in the album spotlight on Fine Tuning I'll be featuring "Greatest Hits Live," by Steve Winwood. In all these years as a solo artist (about four decades!), the legendary British musician has never released a live album until now. "G/H Live" is a highly satisfying trip through Winwood's entire career, including new versions of Traffic, Blind Faith and Spencer Davis Group tunes, plus work from his extensive solo catalogue. Also in the mix will be new music from Hiss Golden Messenger, Robert Plant, and Kurt Vile with Courtney Barnett. Fine Tuning: 4 - 6 p.m Sundays on 107one