Sound Advice

Capital Public Radio music hosts and special guests discuss and feature new and noteworthy recordings and music events with Insight host Beth Ruyak. Look for a new post every Thursday.

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LATEST SHOW | Thursday, April 24, 2014


Blue Dog Jam host Nick Brunner has new records from Kelis, Eels and the debut album by 66 year old soul singer Sonny Knight.

Thursday, April 17, 2014


Sac News & Review's Janelle Bitker returns with bands performing in and around the Sac Valley.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Local Shows: Hardcore to Rock to R&B from SubMerge Magazine

SubMerge Magazine co-founder Jonathan Carabba returns to introduce us to rock, soul and other groups playing in and around Sacramento in the coming weeks.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Cale Wiggins, Bringing The Bs

Cale Wiggins brings you the Daily B Vitamins of Classical Music...

Thursday, March 27, 2014

2014 In-Studio Performances (So Far)

Blue Dog Jam host Nick Brunner plays tracks recently recorded in the CapRadio studios by PREGNANT, Tom Brosseau, Shelby Earl and Andrew St. James.

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Janelle Bitker and Upcoming Concerts

SN&R's Janelle Bitker plays music from bands coming to the Sac Valley.

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Sound Advice - Kent Teeters & New Classical Recordings

Classical morning host Kent Teeters brings new recordings of popular symphonies by Beethoven as well as a DVD/CD from a Canadian Baroque ensemble with a local connection.

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Nick Brunner & New Music

Nick's busy week included an interview with The Thermals, an in-studio with BOATS! and a lot of time with the new record by Wild Beasts.

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Cale Wiggins & Classical

With SO many versions already in the world, classical host Cale Wiggins tells us why we should care about another recording of Vivaldi's The Four Seasons.

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Noise Pop 2014 with Jonathan Carabba

Jonathan Carabba, co-founder of Submerge Magazine, spins music from bands playing the 22nd annual Noise Pop festival in San Francisco.