EPISODE #11: This episode of Radio Amateur features a slew of talented songstresses as we celebrate the ladies! Nicholas Nace, the admiral of Avenue A brings you an interview with Cal Folger Day and music from some of our favorite dolls and dames of NYC including The Debutante Hour, Phoebe Blue, Madison Cano, Jessy Carolina and the Hot Mess, Jenny Omnichord, Emily Einhorn and Anna Hass.
EPISODE #10: A look in to the times and tunes of Sidewalk Cafe sound persons past and present as well as an interview with songwriter and film maker Justin Remer. Music by Amos Torres, Ben Krieger, Brian Speaker, Clinical Trials (Somer Bingham), Dan and Rachel (Dan Costello) and Hank and Pigeon (Alex P Wernquest)!!
EPISODE #9: Nicholas Nace comes to you from Avenue A with insider info on winning over Peter Stampfel, Chinese food and cigarette butts, deep sea journeys and a thousand thousand cellos. Plus an interview with Ray Brown and muscic from Drew and The Medicinal Pen, Peter Stampfel and Jeffrey Lewis, Emily Hope Price and Sam McCormally, Berth Control, Mal Blum, The Due Diligence, Eden and John’s East River String Band and Elizabeth Devlin
EPISODE #8: Piano players, features and favorites, songs about parts, tantrums tune ups, fade ins and fade outs. Episode 8 is an ecclectic mix of songs from some of our favorite NYC performers such as Dave End, Thomas Patrick Maguire, M Lamar, Elastic No No Band, Bridget and The Squares, Dandy Lions, Albert Goold, Turner Cody and Jugger-Nut. Plus comedian John F. O'Donnell puts your host Nick Nace to the test.
EPISODE #7: Tephlon Hearts, Throat Cultures, The Terrorism of Everyday Life, One Man Bands, Brothers and Sisters, Hometown Mayors, Texas Tunes and New Jersey Jams make this episode of Radio Amateur wicked beyond reproach! Nicolas Nace talks polotics and other antics with comedian Rob Paravonian and we hear tunes from Preston Spurlock, Phoebe Kreutz, Ed Hamell, Caged Animals, Homesick Elephant, Barry Bliss and Masonic
EPISODE #6: Lower East Side Legends and BFF's Rev Jen Miller and Faceboy take us back to the beginning of the counterculteral open mic sensation that is the Anti-Slam and share some adorable anecdotes along the way. Your hoster with a toaster Nicholas Nace plays tunes from Jim Guthrie, Shakey Graves, Charles Mansfield, Roger Manning, John Houx, Cal Folger Day and Ian Thomas.
EPISODE #5: Episode 5 celebrates your esteemed host, Nicholas Nace and his 13th anniversary as a New Yorker! Old friends Diane O'Debra and Jeff Dickinson stop by to swap memories and new friends Randi Russo, Kung Fu Crimewave, Toby Goodshank, Ching Ching, Brer Brian & Shilpa Ray contribute tracks.
EPISODE #4: Episode 4 takes a look at artists who are moving forward while looking back. This episode features some "super oldies" and interviews with neo bluesman Sean T. Hanratty and banjo empress Debe Dalton as well as music from the late, great Doc Boggs, Son House, Mississippi Fred McDowell, Skip James, Bascom Lamar Lunsford, Blind Willie McTell, and a poem by Steve Dalachinsky.
EPISODE #3: Radio Amateur Episode #3 is now available!! Featuring interviews with Thomas Patrick Maguire & Victor Varnado! As well as music from Lach, Crazy & The Brains, The Wowz, Calvin Johnson, Diane Cluck & Paleface!!
EPISODE #2: Welcome back to Radio Amateur with your host, as always, Nicholas "In Your Face" Nace. Today's episode has an international flare with music from the Catalonian bands Animic and The Missing Leech as well as Germany's Fee Reega and Canadian JJ Ipsen and the Paper Crown. Nick interviews Ben Lerman about the trials and tribulations of a folk comedian on the road and Major Matt Mason lets us in on what Lower East Side celebrity he's been crushing on.
EPISODE #1: Welcome to Radio Amateur with your host Nicholas Nace. In this episode we talk palandromes with MIKE RECHNER of Prewar Yardsale and chat with comedian Liam McEneaney about his film TELL YOUR FREINDS The Concert Movie. Also music from Canadian Band THE TWO MINUTE MIRACLES, SCHWERVON, and many more.