Yearly Archives: 2013

Katie Garfield, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

The 2014 Nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame were announced recently.  WPTF’s Patrick Johnson and I discuss those nominees, and more.   Also, Katie Garfield returns to Raleigh from LA for the holidays. Click Here to Listen to the Clip: http://chirb.it/Bqs43z

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Billy Joel, Raleigh NC and Madison Square Gardens

Patrick Johnson (WPTF) and I discuss Mayor Nancy McFarlane’s announcement that Billy Joel would be coming to the PNC Arena in Raleigh on February 9. Click here to listen to the segment : http://chirb.it/cc0d17

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Who was the highest grossing artist of 2013?

WPTF’s Patrick Johnson and I talk music on WPTF.  Who was the highest grossing artist of 2013? Click here to listen:  http://chirb.it/3n6Nnt  

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What the rest of the world Is listening to

  Looking at the Billboard Top 100 from other countries around the world including Canada, Australia, Germany, Ireland and beyond, here are a few of my favorites that have not yet invaded the US. Give them a listen and see how they compare to the music on our radios. Hozier, out of County Wicklow, Ireland, […]

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Halloween! + Kat Robichaud

What was this year’s most googled costumes? Take a listen to find out!   Dave Rose also discusses YouTube Awards, and Raleigh’s own Kat Robichaud on “The Voice”. LISTEN by clicking HERE: —– http://chirb.it/2PhAEt

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Cat`s Cradle Opens & Bon Jovi concert tickets

Cat’s Cradle opens a second location in Raleigh, Sean “Diddy” Combs finally launches Revolt TV, and Bon Jovi sells concert tickets for $20 at groupon.com.   Listen to the Dave Rose on WPTF:   http://chirb.it/Mqb3sO  

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7 Artists you (probably) don’t know, but should ….

These musicians are fairly unknown to the masses, but that’s okay – I would guess they’re not trying to appease the masses.   At least you and I know about them 🙂    Inspired to learn guitar by his wife’s tragic horseback riding accident, Zach Williams leads vocals for the Lone Bellow, accompanied by Kanene […]

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Music & Politics

WPTF’s Patrick Johnson discusses music and politics with Dave Rose. Check out the radio clip: http://chirb.it/B2dPsB

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YouTube Music Awards

WPTF’s Patrick Johnson talks to Dave Rose about Sean Comb’s new network, Revolt.  The YouTube Music Awards.  And Bluegrass Wide Open. Check out the link below! http://chirb.it/8NEO1n

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Bluegrass hits Raleigh, NC

Check out Dave Rose’s latest discussion with WPTF: http://chirb.it/aNamN1

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