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Brad Savage (PD)

Chad Miller (MD)

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Music calls • Wed/Thu 2-4 p.m. EST

new music ADDS on The Summit this week

Dawes “Who Do You Think You’re Talking To” (Rounder/Concord)
The War & Treaty “Five More Minutes” (Rounder/Concord)
Delta Spirit “It Ain’t Easy” (New West)
Bright Eyes “Mariana’s Trench” (Dead Oceans)
The Chicks “Sleep At Night” (Columbia)
Go-Go’s “Club Zero” (UMe)
Dave Mason & The Quarantines “Feeling Alright (2020)” (BMG)

CURRENT plays per week on The Summit this week

18 Bakar Hell N Back (Red Music) ‘Will You Be My Yellow?’ EP
18 Phoebe Bridgers Kyoto (Secretly Group) ‘Punisher’ LP
18 Twenty One Pilots Level Of Concern (Fueled By Ramen/Elektra) *quarantine single*
17 Grace Potter & Lucius Back To Me (Concord Music) ‘Daylight’ LP
17 The Strokes Bad Decisions (RCA) ‘The New Abnormal’ LP
17 The Head and the Heart Honeybee (Warner Music) ‘Living Mirage’ LP
17 Logan Ledger (I’m Gonna Get Over This) Some Day (Rounder/Concord) ‘Logan Ledger’ CD
17 Fiona Apple Shameika (Epic Records) ‘Fetch the Bolt Cutters’ LP
17 EOB Shangri-La (Capitol) ‘Earth’ LP
15 The Rolling Stones Living In A Ghost Town (Interscope) *quarantine single*
15 The Black Keys Shine A Little Light (Warner Music) ‘Let’s Rock’ LP
12 U2 & A.R. Rahman Ahimsa (Interscope) *single only*
12 Cage the Elephant Black Madonna (RCA) ‘Social Cues’ LP
12 Pokey LaFarge End Of My Rope (New West) ‘Rock Bottom Rhapsody’ LP
12 Bob Dylan False Prophet (Columbia) ‘Rough and Rowdy Ways’ LP
12 Weezer Hero (Crush Music) ‘Van Weezer’ LP …out ?/??/20
12 KennyHoopla How Will I Rest In Peace… (Arista) *single only* from CLE originally!
12 Noah Cyrus & Leon Bridges July (Columbia) ‘The End of Everything’ EP
12 The Lumineers Salt And The Sea (Dualtone) ‘III’ LP
12 Ray LaMontagne Strong Enough (RCA) ‘Monovision’ LP …out 6/26/20
11 Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit Be Afraid (Thirty Tigers) ‘Reunions’ LP
11 Caamp By and By (Mom & Pop) ‘By and By’ LP
11 Will Hoge The Curse (Thirty Tigers) ‘Tiny Litle Movies’ LP …out 6/26/20
11 Amy Shark Everybody Rise (RCA)
11 JD Eicher I Don’t Want To Be Right (Rock Ridge) ‘Court Street’ EP
11 Major Lazer & Marcus Mumford Lay Your Head On Me (Columbia) ‘Lazerism’ LP …out ?/??/20
11 Tame Impala Lost In Yesterday (Interscope) ‘The Slow Rush’ LP
11 The Killers My Own Soul’s Warning (Island/Republic)
11 Saint Motel Preach (Elektra)
10 Car Seat Headrest Hollywood (clean edit) (Beggars Group) ‘Making a Door Less Open’ LP
10 Perfume Genius On The Floor (Beggars Group/Matador) ‘Set My Heart On Fire Immediately’ LP
9 The Pretenders The Buzz (BMG) ‘Hate For Sale’ LP …out 7/17/20
9 The Pretenders Didn’t Want To Be This Lonely (BMG) ‘Hate For Sale’ LP …out 7/17/20
9 Absofacto Dissolve (Atlantic Records) ‘Thousand Peaces’ EP
9 Caitlyn Smith Put Me Back Together (Monument) ‘Supernova’ LP
9 Meg Myers Running Up That Hill (300 Entertainment/RLM) *single only*
7 Caitlyn Smith Long Time Coming (ATO Records) ‘Supernova’ LP
6 Pearl Jam Dance of the Clairvoyants (Monkeywrench/Republic) ‘Gigaton’ LP
6 Pearl Jam Retrograde (Monkeywrench/Republic) ‘Gigaton’ LP
6 The Rolling Stones & Jimmy Page Scarlett (UMe) ‘Goat’s Head Soup’ reissue/deluxe version
6 Pearl Jam Superblood Wolfmoon (Pearl Jam/Republic) ‘Gigaton’ LP
5 The Buckleys Breathe (UMe) *single only*
5 Eric Hutchinson Cooler Than You (Eric Hutchinson) ‘Class of ’98’ CD
5 The Rolling Stones Criss Cross (UMe) ‘Goat’s Head Soup’ reissue/deluxe version
5 Wild Rivers I Do (Nettwerk) ‘Songs to Break Up To’ EP
5 Michael Franti & Spearhead I Got You (Thirty Tigers) ‘Work Hard and Be Nice’ LP
5 White Reaper Real Long Time (Elektra) ‘You Deserve Love’ LP
5 Citizen Cope Scared Of Heights (The Orchard) *single only*
5 Illiterate Light Sometimes Love Takes So Long (Atlantic Records) ‘Illiterate Light’ LP
5 Logan Ledger Starlight (Concord Music) ‘Logan Ledger’ LP
5 Mt. Joy Strangers* (Dualtone Records) ‘Rearrange Us’ LP
4 U.S. Girls 4 American Dollars (4AD/Beggars Group) ‘Heavy Light’ LP
4 Bob Mould American Crisis (clean edit) (Merge Records) ‘Blue Hearts’ LP …out 9/25/20
4 Pokey LaFarge Bluebird (New West Records)
4 Lianne La Havas Can’t Fight (Warner Music)
4 Doves Carousels (Imperial) 1st single in 11+ years
4 The Indigo Girls Change My Heart (Rounder/Concord) ‘Look Long’ LP
4 Coriky Clean Kill (Dischord Records) ‘Coriky’ LP
4 Nick Cave Cosmic Dancer (BMG) ‘Angelheaded Hipster: The Songs of T.Rex & Marc Bolan’ LP
4 Nicole Atkins Domino (Single Lock Records) ‘Italian Ice’ LP
4 The Psychedelic Furs Don’t Believe (Cooking Vinyl UK) ‘Made of Rain’ CD …out 7/31/20
4 Milky Chance & Jack Johnson Don’t Let Me Down (Brushfire/Universal Republic) *single only*
4 Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit Dreamsicle (Thirty Tigers) ‘Reunions’ LP
4 L7 & Joan Jett Fake Friends (Blackheart Records) *single only*
4 My Morning Jacket Feel You (ATO Records) ‘The Waterfall II’ LP
4 Black Pumas Fire (ATO Records) ‘Black Pumas’ LP
4 Dermot Kennedy Giants (Interscope)
4 Hinds Good Bad Times (Mom & Pop) ‘The Prettiest Curse’ LP
4 Devon Gilfillian The Good Life (Capitol) ‘Black Hole Rainbow’ LP
4 The Lone Bellow Good Times (Dualtone) ‘Half Moon Light’ LP
4 Toots & The Maytals Got To Be Tough (Trojan Jamaica/BMG) new LP coming 8/28/20
4 Matt Maeson Hallucinogenics (Atlantic) ‘Bank On The Funeral’ LP (2019)
4 The Secret Sisters Hand Over My Heart (New West) ‘Saturn Return’ LP
4 Laura Marling Held Down (Partisan Records) ‘Song for Our Daughter’ LP
4 Margo Price Letting Me Down (Loma Vista/Concord)
4 Jackson Browne A Little Soon To Say (ADA) *single only*
4 American Aquarium The Luckier You Get (New West) ‘Lamentations’ LP
4 The Chicks March March (Columbia) ‘Gaslighter’ LP
4 Jaime Wyatt Neon Cross (clean edit) (New West) ‘Neon Cross’ LP
4 Michael Stipe No Time For Love Like Now (Secretly Canadian)
4 Molly Tuttle Olympia, WA (Compass Records) *covers LP – cover of Rancid
4 J.D. Simo One Of These Days (The Orchard)
4 Kathleen Edwards Options Open (Dualtone) ‘Total Freedom’ LP …out 8/14/20
4 Low Cut Connie Private Lives (Cosign)
4 Christone ‘Kingfish’ Ingram Rock & Roll (Alligator Records) *Single release
4 Michael Kiwanuka Rolling (Interscope) ‘Kiwanuka’ LP
4 B.B. King & Eric Clapton Rollin’ & Tumblin’ (Warner Music) ‘Ridin’ With The King’ 20th Anniversary Re-Issue
4 Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever She’s There (Sub Pop) ‘Sideways to New Italy’ LP
4 The HU & Lzzy Hale Song of Women (Eleven Seven Music) look up more about this band
4 Haim The Steps (Columbia) ‘Women In Music Pt. III’ LP …out 6/26/20
4 The Jayhawks This Forgotten Town (Thirty Tigers) ‘XOXO’ LP …out 7/10/20
4 Nathaniel Rateliff Time Stands (Concord Music) ‘And It’s Still Alright’ LP
4 Khruangbin Time (You and I) (Secretly Group) ‘Mordechai’ LP …out 6/26/20
4 The Old 97’s Turn Off The TV (ATO Records) ‘Twelfth’ LP … out 8/21/20
4 Zach Heckendorf Up (Missing Piece/The Orchard)
4 Dramarama Up To Here (Dramarama) ‘Color TV’ CD
4 Mondo Cozmo Upside Down* (eONE Music) ‘New Medicine’ LP
4 The Avett Brothers Victory (Loma Vista/Concord Music) ‘The Gleam III’ …out 8/28/20
4 Bully Where To Start (Sub Pop)
4 Semisonic You’re Not Alone (Megaforce Records) ‘You’re Not Alone’ EP … out 9/18/20
3 System 71 808 Spaceflight (System 71) *Single release
3 X Alphabetland (Fat Possum) ‘Alphabetland’ LP
3 Fantastic Negrito Chocolate Samurai (Cooking Vinyl) ‘Have You Lost Your Mind Yet?’ …out 8/14/20
3 Hayley Williams Cinnamon (Elektra) ‘Petals for Armor’ LP
3 Shadow & The Thrill Crazy (Shadow & The Thrill) *cover of Gnarls Barkley!
3 5 Billion In Diamonds Divine Accidents (Songlines)
3 Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard Double Denim Hop (Right Arm Resource) *Single release
3 Taylor Swift & Bon Iver exile (Republic) ‘Folklore’ LP
3 Shannon LaBrie Firewalker () *single only*
3 Future Islands For Sure (Beggars Group)
3 Travis A Ghost (BMG) ’10 Songs’ LP
3 Amber Mark Heart Shaped Box (Interscope) ‘COVERED-19’ series of covers & originals
3 Larkin Poe Holy Ghost Fire (ATO Records) ‘Self-Made Man’ LP
3 Awolnation Mayday!!! Fiesta Fever (Red Bull Records) ‘Angel Miners & The Lightning Riders’ LP
3 Run The Jewels Ooh LA LA (BMG) ‘RTJ4’ LP
3 Chris Cornell Patience (uMe) *Posthumous single
3 The Mavericks Poder Vidir (Mono Mundo/Thirty Tigers) ‘En Espanol’ …out 8/21/20
3 Peter CottonTale & Chance The Rapper Pray For Real (United Masters) *single only*
3 Thad Cockrell Swingin’ (ATO Records) ‘If In Case You Feel the Same’ LP …out 6/26/20
3 Silversun Pickups Toy Soldiers (Q-Prime/New Machine)
3 Shemekia Copeland Uncivil War (Alligator Records) Troubled-times single
3 Sharon Van Etten & Josh Homme (What’s So Funny About) Peace, Love & Understanding (SVE) *single only*
3 Lucinda Williams When The Way Gets Dark (Highway 20/Thirty Tigers) ‘Good Souls Better Angels’ LP
3 Brock & Srgo You and Me (Brogs Rock) NJ duo Alan Brock & Chip Sgro
3 Lucinda Williams You Can’t Rule Me (Thirty Tigers) ‘Good Souls Better Angels’ LP
3 Glass Animals Your Love (Deja Vu) (Republic) ‘Dreamland’ LP …out 7/10/20
2 Lauren Calve Better Angels (Artisana)
2 Waxahatchee Can’t Do Much (Merge Records) ‘Saint Cloud’ LP
2 Donovan Woods Grew Apart (Donovan Woods) *single only*
2 John Prine I Remember Everything (Oh Boy Records) his final recording
2 Hamilton Leithauser Isabella (Glassnote Records) ‘The Loves of Your Life’ LP
2 Courtney Marie Andrews It Must Be Someone Else’s Fault (Fat Possum) ‘Old Flowers’ LP …out 7/24/20
2 Sarah Jarosz Johnny (Rounder/Concord) ‘World on the Ground’ LP
2 The Grahams Kids Like Us (The Orchard) ‘Kids Like Us’ LP
2 Chuck Prophet Marathon (Yep Roc)
2 Alec Lytle & Them Rounders The Mountain (Four Acre Records) ‘The Remains of Sunday’ LP
2 Kacey Musgraves Oh, What A World 2.0 (Capitol) ‘Golden Hour’ Earth Day Edition (2020)
2 Elizabeth Cook Perfect Girls Of Pop (Thirty Tigers) ‘Aftermath’ LP
2 Old Crow Medicine Show Pray For America (Red Light Management) Pandemic single
2 Steve Earle Times Like These (acoustic) (New West Records) Digital-only single
2 Charley Crockett Welcome To Hard Times (Thirty Tigers) ‘Welcome To Hard Times’ LP …out 7/31/20
1 Brent Cobb Keep ‘Em On They Toes (ATO/RLM)
1 This Is The Kit This Is What You Did (Beggars Group)
1 The Go-Go’s Club Zero (UMe) *Single + new Showtime documentary
1 Dave Mason & The Quarantines Feelin’ Alright (BMG) *All-star Quarantine Pandemic Charity Single

Re-CURRENT plays per week on The Summit this week

5 The Killers Caution (Island/Republic) ‘Imploding the Mirage’ LP
2 Sir Sly & Run (Interscope) ‘Don’t You Worry, Honey’ CD
2 Amy Shark Adore (RCA) ‘Night Thinker’ EP
2 Taj Mahal & Keb Mo All Around The World (Concord) ‘TajMo’ CD
2 Tyler Childers All Your’n (Mine) (RCA) ‘Country Squire’ LP
2 Hozier Almost (Sweet Music) (Columbia) ‘Wasteland, Baby!’ CD
2 Awolnation The Best (Red Bull Records) ‘Angel Miners & the Lightning Riders’ CD
2 Illiterate Light Better Than I Used To (edit) (Atlantic Records) ‘Illiterate Light’ CD
2 The Pixies Catfish Kate (BMG) ‘Beneath The Eyrie’ CD
2 Sebadoh Celebrate The Void (Dangerbird Records) ‘Act Surprised’ CD
2 Matt Maeson Cringe (Atlantic) ‘Bank on the Funeral’ LP
2 The Lumineers Gloria (Dualtone) ‘III’ LP
2 Vampire Weekend Harmony Hall (short edit) (Columbia) ‘Father of the Bride’ LP
2 Chrissie Hynde & Valve Bone Woe Ensemble How Glad I Am (BMG) ‘Valve Bone Woe Ensemble’ LP
2 Jason Isbell & Amanda Shires If We Were Vampires (Thirty Tigers) ‘The Nashville Sound’ LP
2 Lizzo Juice (Atlantic Records) ‘Cuz I Love You’ LP
2 Preservation Hall Jazz Band Keep Your Head Up (Sub Pop) ‘A Tuba to Cuba’ LP
2 White Reaper Might Be Right (Elektra/EMG) ‘You Deserve Love’ CD
2 The Head and the Heart Missed Connection (Warner Bros.) ‘Living Mirage’ LP
2 Josh Ritter Old Black Magic (Pytheas Recordings/Thirty Tigers) ‘Fever Breaks’ LP
2 Dermot Kennedy Outnumbered (Interscope) ‘Without Fear’ CD
2 Kacey Musgraves Rainbow (Mercury Nashville/Capitol) ‘Golden Hour’ CD
2 Dan Auerbach Shine On Me (Easy Eye Sound/Nonesuch) ‘Waiting on a Song’ LP
2 Liam Gallagher Shockwave (Warner Music) ‘Why Me? Why Not.’ CD
2 Brandi Carlile Sugartooth (Atlantic) ‘By The Way, I Forgive You’ LP
2 Jade Bird Uh Huh (Glassnote) ‘Jade Bird’ CD
2 Local Natives When Am I Gonna Lose You (Loma Vista/Concord) ‘Violet Street’ LP
2 The Revivalists Wish I Knew You (Wind-Up/Concord) ‘Men Amongst Mountains’
2 Robert Cray You Must Believe In Yourself (Jay-Vee Records) ‘Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm’ CD

Local Music Spotlights This Week

2 Broken Transmitter Premonitions ‘Meridians’ CD
2 Madison Cummins Odd Little Place ‘The 330 Sampler, Vol. 3’
2 The HiFi’s Bad News New EP!
2 Indre Nostalgic Candy *Single (remaster version)
2 Anya Van Rose Golden Age ‘Golden Age’ EP
2 The Woovs Information Blues ‘Information Blues’ LP
2 Zach Moran ‘Shaila’ LP
1 Acid Cats Dim Natty 9 ‘Where The Hell Is Akron Ohio Vol. 3’ Compilation
1 Jim Ballard Bones Of The Boulevard 2018 Single (tribute to Kenmore area)
1 Barrel Roll Better Off In Cleveland
1 The Beyonderers The 37th Parallel
1 The Bizarros Dare To Dream ‘From Akron II’ (Bizarros/Bad Dudes)
1 The Buffalo Ryders Ownin’
1 The Building Life Half Lived ‘Petra’ LP
1 Chris Butler & Ralph Carney Gorilla Suit Day (January 31) ‘Songs For Unsung Holidays’
1 Cody J. Martin No More The Sky To Be Below *New single
1 Colorvine Victory Song
1 Coup De Grace Friendly Tiger SAY: ‘cooo-day-graw’ (French)
1 Cousin Simple Star Destroyer *Single
1 Curtains Nature Boy ‘Where The Hell Is Akron Ohio Vol. 3’ Compilation
1 Del Sinchak & Anthony LaMarca Happy Times Polka single
1 Detention Helter Skelter
1 Detention In Reverse *Single
1 Detention Thermo *Single (Akron HS band, ages 13-17)
1 Diamond Kites All Mine *Single – band from Akron
1 Diamond Kites Without You ‘Working Life’ EP
1 Diamond Kites Working Life ‘Working Life’ EP
1 The Dream Masons Lilly Of The Valley *Cleveland band
1 East 9th It Will Get Better Single
1 Fancy Legs Just Like Heaven *Single – Akron band
1 Madeline Finn Save Yourself *Single
1 Ray Flanagan & Brent Kirby Lay Down *2-song EP
1 Forager Forget It ‘Where The Hell Is Akron Ohio Vol. 3’ Compilation
1 Golems Of The Red Planet Hazor *Single (John Zorn piece/cover)
1 Golems Of The Red Planet Ziphim *Single (Harvey Gold + friends)
1 Sam Goodwill You’re Alive Right Now
1 The Got It Got It Need It Be My Lover *New single
1 The Got It Got It Need It Nomadic *EP Release
1 The Got It Got It Need It Now You Got Worry *Single – band from Canton
1 Jack Harris No One Listens *Single
1 The Hawkeyes Stones Throw Away
1 The Hawkeyes Wanted Man
1 Angie Haze Smooth ‘May My Stories Be Worn Like My Coats’ EP Series
1 Hollin Kings Dead and Gone *Single
1 Indre Flawless ‘Serenity’ LP
1 JD Eicher Evergreen ‘Court Street’ EP
1 Corey Jenkins Lil Baby ‘Corey Jenkins Stays At Home’ solo LP
1 Corey Jenkins No Romance ‘Corey Jenkins Stays At Home’ solo LP
1 Juliet Eden *Pandemic single – she’s from YTown
1 Juliet Silence ‘Juliet’ LP
1 The Labra Bros. Spring (Without You) *New single release
1 Benny Lava Changin’ With The Seasons ‘Where The Hell Is Akron Ohio Vol. 3’ Compilation
1 Librarians With Hickeys Black Velvet Dress
1 Brian Lisik Junior High School ‘Gudbye Stoopid Whirled’ LP
1 Ariel McCleary One-Way Signs *Single
1 Ariel McCleary Sheep ‘One-Way Signs’ EP
1 The Michael Weber Show The Needle In The Hay ‘The Michael Weber Show…Alone’ EP
1 Mossom & Floco Torres Keep Calm *Collaborative single
1 MUNNYCAT Check It *Single
1 The Outsiders You And Me *first new material in 50 years (!!!)
1 Demos Papadimas Lucky You ‘Lucky You’ EP
1 Gretchen Pleuss Pining *Single/duet with Adam Reifsnyder
1 The Prom Queens It’s My Party *Lesley Gore cover
1 The Prom Queens Old Perfume *EP produced by Michael Weber
1 Saintseneca Wait A Minute *Single
1 The Scenic Route I’m Giving You Up *Summer single 2020
1 See Creatures Queen of Cups ‘Where The Hell Is Akron Ohio Vol. 3’ Compilation
1 Shadows of Knight & Michael Weber Wildman *New single from 60’s garage/punk band
1 Marc Lee Shannon Count Me In ‘Walk This Road’
1 Marc Lee Shannon Friends Like You *Single release
1 Marc Lee Shannon Let It Go *New single
1 Shelby Olive Something I Regret ‘Bad For Me’ EP
1 The Shootouts California To Ohio ‘Quick Draw’ LP
1 The Shootouts Cleaning House ‘Quick Draw’ LP
1 The Shootouts Don’t Bring Me Down ‘Don’t Bring Me Down/I Wanna Dance With Somebody’ single
1 Snarls Marbles ‘Burst’ CD
1 Spy Convention In Between single
1 The Super Babes Crushing Hard ‘We Are The Super Babes’ EP
1 Patrick Sweany Up and Down ‘Ancient Noise’ LP
1 Swim Through Ameliorate *Single
1 Take Off Charlie Necessary Change *New single
1 Tracey Thomas Usually Love Single
1 Three Legged Chairs Tornado ‘Where The Hell Is Akron Ohio Vol. 3’ Compilation
1 Time Cat Get On The Road *Single
1 Floco Torres Flamenco Single
1 Floco Torres You (clean) ‘Again’ EP / say: ‘Flock-O’
1 Kate Tucker Get Real Single
1 Kate Tucker Love Somebody *Single
1 Twin Atomic Oh Yeah *Single
1 Uptight Sugar Crawl
1 Welshly Arms Trouble *single only*
1 Yo Chachi!!! Into The Sun *Summer single 2020
1 Zach Bridges & Time *Single – (Zach + Friends!!!)
1 Zach & The Bright Lights Conscience Calls (new version) *New 2020 full band version
1 Zach & The Bright Lights Outshine