Corner Lounge: Muse

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Sep 302009

Before their Scott Stadium appearance opening for the U2 360 Tour, Muse frontman/guitarist Matt Bellamy spoke with Jeff Sweatman in The Corner Lounge. Muse formed in the UK in the mid 1990’s, and their fifth album “The Resistance” has just been released.

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Sep 302009

Jonny Dubowski is the frontman of Jonny Lives! They are a NYC garage/punk outfit with a new album coming in 2010. But Jonny is also an avid environmentalist and activist. In this interview he speaks with Brad Savage of 106.1 The Corner about Rock ‘N Renew, True Offsets, and his own music. Jonny was in town for Rock ‘N On The Green to benefit the Rivanna Resort and Golf Club

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Corner Lounge: Needtobreathe

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Sep 302009

Needtobreathe formed in Greenville-Spartanburg, SC about 10 years ago. They tour nonstop and bridge the gap between tremendous Christian rock success (even a Dove Award nomination) and a growing secular audience. Brad Savage talked with Needtobreathe on location at Virginia Arts Recording Studio before a recent concert in Charlottesville.

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Corner Lounge: Serena Ryder

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Sep 302009

Before a recent full-band performance in Charlottesville, Canadian chart-topper Serena Ryder dropped by The Corner Lounge, on location at Virginia Arts Studio in Charlottesville. Here, she talks with 106.1 The Corner’s Brad Savage and does a few songs with her full band in The Corner Lounge.

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Corner Lounge: Marcy Playground

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Sep 302009

Marcy Playground has returned in 2009 with a new album, “Leaving Wonderland In A Fit Of Rage”. In early August, we had the band perform a full live set before an audience of Corner VIP winners at Music Resource Center. Special thanks to Andy Gems for production on this session.

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Corner Lounge: Girl Talk

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Sep 302009

DJ Gregg Gillis is Girl Talk, a fascinating artist using mashups and digital sampling to create his music/collages. He has inspired a lot of debate in the world of copyright, intellectual property, and copyright law. 106.1 The Corner’s Jeff Sweatman talked to Girl Talk via phone before a recent appearance at UVA.

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Corner Lounge: White Rabbits

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Sep 302009

NYC indie band White Rabbits stopped by The Corner Lounge before a performance at Fry’s Spring Beach Club in Charlottesville. This is a full band session hosted by the band’s old friend from their early days in Missouri, Jeff Sweatman. Recorded on location at Virginia Arts Studio in Charlottesville.

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Charlottesville-Right Now: Brian Wheeler

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Sep 292009

Brian Wheeler, Executive Director of Charlottesville Tomorrow , joined Charlottesville Right Now to discuss growth and development.

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Charlottesville-Right Now Dave McNair

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Sep 292009

Dave McNair is a writer at The Hook and wrote an article about “Garbage Wars” .

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Charlottesville-Right Now: Tom Kane

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Sep 292009

Tom Kane joined Coy Barefoot on Charlottesville Right Now to discuss his new book,Protect Yourself at College .

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Charlottesville-Right Now: Chris Crater

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Sep 292009

Chris Crater is the Vice President for Development at ACAC He joins Coy to discuss the new ACAC facility slated to open in Crozet on October 26.

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Charlottesville-Right Now: Bob Holsworth

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Sep 292009

Bob Holsworth of Virginia Tomorrow joins Coy Barefoot each and every Monday afternoon to update listeners on trends in Virginia politics. This week, he and Coy discuss the tight race between Senator Creigh Deeds (D) and former Attorney General Bob McDonnell (R).