The Quinn Spinn, the cornerstone of Monday nights on WLVU: The Sound of The Underground, is approaching a major milestone. The podcast-turned-live radio show will celebrate its fifth anniversary in September, and will embark on a year-long celebration when it returns for its two-hour season premiere on Monday, January 15 at 7 p.m.
The immense, two-hour 2017 season finale of The Quinn Spinn, doubling as the show’s annual ChristmaHanuKwanzaDan Spectacular, was the highest-rated episode in Quinn Spinn history.
To close out October, The Quinn Spinn is joined by Bret Talbert, a local musician behind the project, B Willy Circus. Bret recently recorded a slew of new material here at Studio 73, and we’ll hear a couple tracks and learn more.
Playoff baseball is underway, and The Quinn is just a wee bit distracted by the ongoing Cubs/Nationals battle in Game 3 of the NLDS. Still, that doesn’t stop us from bringing you the finest in (mostly local) independent music on The Quinn Spinn, including…
Kara Hartzell is a singer-songwriter hailing from the Lehigh Valley whose debut EP, “When I’m Home,” is set for release on October 5, 2017 at SteelStacks. Kara joins The Quinn Spinn to tell us what we can expect, and to perform a couple of original selections live on the show.
Local veteran bluesman James Supra joined The Quinn Spinn to talk about his exciting summer plans, including his collaborations with artists like Sarah Ayers and more.
As Acoustic Kitty Project puts the finishing touches on the band’s forthcoming album, The Quinn Spinn welcomed AKP frontman Carter Lansing to tell us about the record and play us a couple of tunes, live on WLVU: The Sound of The Underground!
Plus, we previewed Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites and Lehigh Valley Underground’s joint presentation, Single Sisters Series: Songs For Sisters, and we welcomed local visual artist Bobby Zeik for an impromptu interview.
The new era of The Quinn Spinn began Monday, June 5, 2017 at 7 p.m., when we went live for the first time since our days as a slapstick college radio show at Moravian College!
On our WLVU: The Sound of The Underground premiere, we welcomed John Paul DeBard, WLVU Station Director, with whom we’ve teamed up to revolutionize the way people listen to indie music in the Lehigh Valley. Plus, you’ll hear the tremendous talents of indie artists, local and beyond!
VICTIM – RnR
Alpha Zero Three – My Signal
Dead Sara – Weatherman
Marc Ambrosia – Let Me Be Your Secret
Cubbage – The Gate
Second Player Score – Head of Sin
Autoerotica – Alone
Roi and the Secret People – Saturn Girl
Now that the first full week of WLVU: The Sound of the Underground’s existence is underway, we thought we’d offer you a look at what you can expect from our fine internet radio programming in the coming days.
So, here it goes: we plan on making a weekly tradition out of this. Learn what’s coming up…
This Week on WLVU
On Monday, June 5, The Quinn Spinn — the Official Podcast of Lehigh Valley Underground — will be a podcast no more when it makes its live debut on WLVU: The Sound of The Underground.