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LATEST SHOW | Saturday, September 13, 2014

Blue Dog Jam - Fund Drive, BDJ and TBD

TONIGHT: Special Fund Drive program. Jen Picard joins Nick Brunner in studio. Give Now. What are you waiting for?


Saturday, September 06, 2014

New Tracks by Jenny Lewis, Spoon and Homeboy Sandman

New cuts by Jenny Lewis, My Brightest Diamond and Homeboy Sandman. Let's do this!


Saturday, August 30, 2014

Blue Dog Jam - Aug.30th - TASK1ne In-Studio

What happens when a mild mannered accountant with a love for comic books dons his alter ego and takes to the stage? Find out with BDJ's in-studio performance and interview with TASK1ne.


Saturday, August 23, 2014

Blue Dog Jam - August 23 - Studio 7055: Be Calm Honcho

This week: Be Calm Honcho! Hailing from The Bay Area, you'll hear about their debut on Crossbill Records and their sunny, poetic, surf laden pop recorded at the CapRadio's Studio 7055. Plus: Songs for giving in and why throwing your hands up is ok.


Saturday, August 16, 2014

Blue Dog Jam - August 16

God Help The Girl has a movie based on itself (and a soundtrack to go with). We'll hear Sac rapper TASK1ne this week, plus Reggie Watts and Bob Mould.


Saturday, August 09, 2014

Blue Dog Jam - In-Studio Performance: Two Sheds

The Two Sheds band returns to BDJ for an in-studio performance and chat about their move to L.A. Also Song Reader: Music written by Beck and recorded by a gaggle of talent like Norah Jones, Louden Wainwright III, Jarvis Cocker & Jack Black.


Saturday, August 02, 2014

Blue Dog Jam Rocks With New Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers

Dennis Newhall sits in for Nick Brunner tonight, and he poses the question: "Is Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers the best rock-n-roll band ever?"


Saturday, July 26, 2014

Blue Dog Jam - July 26th

New releases by Anushka, Jungle, Miniature Tigers, Ghost Beach and Nikki Lane among Robyn Hitchcock, The Flaming Lips, Johnny Cash, Delroy Wilson, The Beastie Boys and The Clash.


Saturday, July 19, 2014

Blue Dog Jam - July 19th

New Tracks by Ephermeral, OK Go & The Shoe this week.


Saturday, July 12, 2014

Blue Dog Jam- July 12 - Hallway Swimming

Holy Joe! What a big damn mix of the new & nostalgic. Ramones, Woods, David Byrne w/ St. Vincent, Bowie, Mazzy Star, Shad, Deltron 3030 and a song recorded in-studio with Be Calm Honcho! Dig!