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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 | Saturday, April 13, 2019

This is POOR

A ton of music from Seattle trio Wimps, Dirty Projectors, Neko Case and our feature piece: Sacramento's POOR Majesty in performance and conversation! Click in for the goods!

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Mighty Member Public Radio

Hey, Listen! is coming to you with 101 reasons to donate to CapRadio right now (including how you can nab 2 tickets to Tiny Desk Sacramento before everyone else)! Click in for the Goods!

Saturday, March 9, 2019

The Devil, You Say??

The Coathangers stick up for the oppressed, Jimmy Cliff fights the power and The Clash reminds us that we have rights...and that's just the first 14 minutes of this week's show. Click in for one of the best.

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Like a House on Water

Nick Waterhouse's new record is a barn burner. Hear 4 tracks from the SF rocker during this week's show. They're side by side new songs from Bru Lei, Flight of the Conchords, classic Le Tigre and The Magnetic Fields. Click in for the goods!

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Save Your Confections

Sacramento comic and bon vivant, Keith Lowell Jensen brings us 3 songs on a theme! New tracks from Herzog, Minihorse and Deerhunter! Samantha Parton, Jolie Holland and Jack Black bring us deep vault covers! Devo! Del! Click in for the goods!

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Flyin, Flyin, Flyin

We're celebrating feBRUary - the new EP from Sacramento rapper Bru Lei. Also new cuts from Cherry Glazerr, Cass McCombs and an artist whose sole hit was featured in two Jonathan Demme films over the late 80s and early 90s. Click in for the goods.

Saturday, February 9, 2019


New tracks from punk rock godfather Bob Mould and we weep along with the stunning new record by Beirut called Gallipoli. Throw in some Violent Femmes, Luscious Jackson and the first Guest List of 2019 an' wellsir... you got yourself a show.

Tuesday, February 5, 2019


Gillespie Gets Busy

It's the Luna New Year and the stars have aligned to summon the Blake Gillespie to The Guest List. Tonight The DJ and sometimes-music-journalist joins Nick for three songs on the a Wu-lated theme.

Saturday, January 26, 2019


Saturday, January 19, 2019

Tuber Tosser

A pair of tracks from the new records by rapper Shad and Angelo De Augustine (both wildly different and equally wonderful). Also get introduced to The C.I.A. and Spud Cannon. Click in for the goods.