Hey, Listen!

Hosted By Nick Brunner

Weekly playlists and interviews featuring cutting edge bands and their influential roots. Whether you’re looking to start your record collection or touch up the fringes, Nick Brunner leads you through two hours of CapRadio’s curated new music mix.


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LATEST SHOW | Friday, March 24, 2017



Friday, March 17, 2017


The Hey, Listen! main course is an album featuring one song for each of the 50 years in Stephin Merrit's life. Click in for The Magnetic Fields' 50 Song Memoir along with Jesca Hoop, Thundercat, Dirty Projectors and Hanni El Khatib.

Saturday, March 11, 2017

A Woman's Place

For all the Mothers and the Sisters and the Wives and Friends.

Friday, March 3, 2017

Ye Gods...

We're at the will of the Great Magnet this week, celebrating outlaw journalist Hunter S. Thompson. A playlist inspired by the Good Doctor and HST readings from freaks like you. How long, O Lord? How long?

Friday, February 24, 2017

Jeans Genies

This week new music Cloud Nothings, Xiu Xiu and our favorite punk meets metal meets jokes band from Allentown, PA.

Saturday, February 18, 2017


Have a long weekend? Fill it with new releases from King Woman, Shelby Earl, Teen Daze and Jesca Hoop. Plus, the founder of Heroic Girls brings creative covers to The Guest List.

Friday, February 10, 2017

...is In Pursuit

This ep: Songs and conversation revolving around happiness. What does it mean? How do we get it? Why do we chase it? In the house to help answer these burning Q's: Author Christian Kiefer and The Drive By Truckers' Patterson Hood. Click in for more.

Friday, February 3, 2017

Golden Country Western Prairie Sing Em Ups

More than a little country on this week's show. Sacramento musician Hannah Mayree, the blues steeped side project of a Polish black metal artist and we'll blow the dust off 2008's Country Winners with Neil Hamburger.

Friday, January 27, 2017

Hot Newness

Indulge yourself in some music discovery this weekend with new singles from Real Estate, Dirty Projectors, Spoon and the latest from Sacramento band Doombird.

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Electrical Resistance

Ohm: An electrical resistance between two points of a conductor. We explore that idea through music this weekend with Yo La Tengo, new tracks from Cherry Glazerr, the XX and Nigeria's synth music pioneer William Onyeabor who died this week.