Blue Dog Jam

Contemporary rock, local bands, live recordings and artists heard on NPR


Saturday, 8 p.m. – 10 p.m.
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Blue Dog Jam has been revamped. Nick Brunner brings you weekly playlists and interviews featuring cutting edge bands and their influential roots in CapRadio’s newest show Hey, Listen! 

LATEST SHOW | Saturday, September 3, 2016

...One More, Blue.

After 11 years & 3 hosts, CapRadio bids farewell to the name Blue Dog Jam. BUT! As you'll find: Music discovery will continue with Nick Brunner at the helm. Come dig new Nick Cave, cry a little with Blur and aggressively shake with A Giant Dog.

Saturday, August 27, 2016

BDJ - ...Two

AJJ has new record of freak folk rock and it's our featured release this weekend. New music from Sur Back, Tom Brosseau and Avalanches too.

Saturday, August 20, 2016

BDJ - ...Three

New tracks from Century Got Bars and Dinosaur Jr. Two songs friom the new TOBACCO record. Nick has a book recommendation and his favorite kind of musical pomposity all at NO EXTRA CHARGE! Dig it.

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Blue Dog Jam - ...Four

The Donkeys put their spin on a classic piece. New cuts from Haley Bonar, Allyson Seconds, Blood Orange & Tom Brosseau and news about the Very Future (of this show anyway).

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Blue Dog Jam - ...Five

Find out why Nick has been spending all week listening to the new record by Philadelphia band Field Mouse. It's breathtaking and our featured release of the weekend. Also on board: Elvis Depressedly, Creative Adult, Salt Wizard & news from The Barn!

Saturday, July 30, 2016

Blue Dog Jam - ...Six

This week Father John Misty has a lot to say about the state of culture, and Nick's favorite R.E.M. album celebrated 30 years. Click in for new cuts, classic callbacks and Blue Dog at The Barn!

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Blue Dog Jam - ...Seven

Featured records tonight from power trio case/lang/viers & Nick ranks Car Seat Headrest with some of the most important records in indie rock.

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Blue Dog Jam - ...Eight

Come have a gander at our featured albums tonight from Death Valley Girls and The Avalanches! Good stuff ahead. Dig it!

Saturday, July 9, 2016

Blue Dog Jam - ...Nine

Saturday, July 2, 2016

Blue Dog Jam - T-Minus Ten...

Blue Dog Jam is spinning new music by Beck, J Dilla, Tacocat & Summer Cannibals this weekend. Get on it!