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Pow! – Switchboard Scientist

Pow! - Switchboard Scientist

February 25, 2014

A track San Franciscan trio Pow! is our Jam of the Day today. This one comes from their debut LP, Hi-Tech Boom, which dropped last month.

VIDEO PREMIERE: Grizfolk Interview

VIDEO PREMIERE: Grizfolk Interview

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February 25, 2014

Grizfolk handles the term "folktronic" people have used to describe their music. Also, talks of the band's origin and recording vs. live performance musical techniques.

Sit or Spin 2/23/14

February 24, 2014

Sit or Spin was full of puns, analogies, and somehow hip-hop! Here's the playlist from last nights show. Luna - Bombay Bicyle Club: spin Boris - Lo-Fang: sit Settle In - Pigeon: spin Boys In The Wood - Black Lips: spin Black Stone - Ume: sit I Hope This Whole Thing Didn't Frighte...

King Krule – A Lizard State

King Krule - A Lizard State

February 24, 2014

The Jam of the Day today comes from 19 year old Archy Marshall, otherwise know as King Krule. This Hitchcock inspired video debuted last month off of his album, 6 Feet Beneath the Moon.

Afterglow 2/22

Afterglow 2/22

February 23, 2014

Dreaming of Spring Break? Tonight's playlist caters to the the wanderlust. Call in with your requests at 517-884-8989! More after the jump! Read More »...

Flashback 2/21/14

Flashback 2/21/14

Chelsea Stein

February 21, 2014

Flashback celebrated #25YearsOfImpact tonight by thanking our listeners and playing requests all night long!  Chelbucket also spun some archive requests from the Impact during the 80's to give our ears a taste of how the Impact used to sound, back in the day.  This picture was found in the archive...

Real Estate – Talking Backwards

Real Estate - Talking Backwards

February 21, 2014

Today's Jam of the Day comes from Real Estate out of New Jersey. Talking Backwards is a single off of their new album, Atlas, which is dropping in March of this year.

The Soil & the Sun – You Alone Know

The Soil & the Sun - You Alone Know

February 20, 2014

A tune from the headliners for our 25th Birthday Show is today's Jam of the Day. See them tonight at Mac's Bar along with Flint Eastwood and Kim Vi & the Siblings!

VIDEO PREMIERE: Spartan Sessions: Gifts or Creatures – “Blind Pigs”

VIDEO PREMIERE: Spartan Sessions: Gifts or Creatures -

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February 19, 2014

Check out our latest Spartan Session with Lansing-based Gifts or Creatures, who performed their song "Blind Pigs" in the basement of Hubbard Hall with us. For all things Gifts or Creatures, check out their website.

Flint Eastwood – Billy The Kid

Flint Eastwood - Billy The Kid

February 19, 2014

The Jam of the Day today is a song from the self-described "Spaghetti-Western cooked up in the ovens of Detroit," Flint Eastwood. Be sure to see this band along with The Soil and the Sun and Kim Vi & the Siblings tomorrow night at Mac's Bar for our 25th birthday show!

Torch and Twang 2/18/14

Torch and Twang 2/18/14

February 18, 2014

Torch and Twang is back to bring you four great hours of the best Americana tunes in Lansing! Tonight, the show previews three great concerts for T&T fans, adds some new music to the library and takes your requests! Playlist: Link Wray- Rawhide- T&T Intro _____ He's My Brother She's My Sister-...

Kim Vi & The Siblings – Kali, Are You Listening?

Kim Vi & The Siblings - Kali, Are You Listening?

February 18, 2014

Today's Jam of the Day comes from a band that we were fortunate enough to have do a Spartan Session with a few months back. More importantly, Kim Vi & The Siblings will be playing at our birthday show at Mac's Bar on Thursday, February 20th! We'll see you there!

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