Dj Hondo of Modsnap Radio Reveals his best of 2017 : The Cone of Silence is Lifted

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I know you were all wondering, and I revealed these choices on the show The Baggage Claim , which I co-host with DJ Cogswell and occasional guest DJ Dante's Prayer. There were so many great songs this year ...but my absolute favorite was... " List of Equipment (inspired by MASTERING THE ART OF FRENCH COOKING by Julia Child) " by Lusterlit The pound...
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Selling Your Soul To Sanity by Hegarty : Liverpool

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Selling Your Soul To Sanity - The new album from Hegarty Hailing from Liverpool, 5 piece band Hegarty was formed in 2014 when David, Waka and Chris decided to record a few songs they had been working on together. Igga joined soon after recruiting Alex along the way to make the line up complete and it hasn't changed since. Cutting their teeth on the...
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Thirty Years Of Shouting Quietly by Bradford

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Thirty years ago a young northern skinhead band named Bradford were very publically handed the baton by Morrissey to blaze a trail in English Indie music after the demise of The Smiths. Well renowned British producer Stephen Street immediately signed the band to his new label and the scene was set for the band, who in the words of Sounds music maga...
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As You Are by Fafa Galoure

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Efrat Cohen (aka Fafa Galoure), singer, writer and composer has been performing and arranging with Asi Ashkenazi since 2012 . The musical style is a bridge between Indie Rock and multiple patterns that range from Classical, Jazz, Blues, Soul, Ballad and Punk. The songs reveal an internal emotional landscape that exists alongside the external day to...
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Dream Cycle - Ambient & Chill - Dec 7th Playlist

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Join Modsnap Overnite with the Dream Cycle with the best in Ambient & Chill Electronica.  End your Monday & Wednesday nights with 3 hours of complete internal bliss @ 12am CST Playlist Dec 7th, 2017 Zehavi & Rand - Paroxetine (Hydroid's Just Chillin Remix) Schiller & Maya Saban - I Miss You (Original Version) Albert Wind - Wond...
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Bright Lights by Philip James Turner & The Crow Mandala

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​Philip James Turner & The Crow Mandala are an Americana/Indie UK seven piece band hailing from the Naples of the North, Morecambe, Lancashire. The Crow Mandala is headed up by Philip James Turner as you might have guessed, and was initially conceived as a one off project to be included in the programme for Morecambe's Vintage by The Sea Festiv...
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Anything Box : Unknown Destinations (Demo Tape) - Released

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​ As soon as I heard this was released on December 1st, 2017 I scurried to the link to purchase and download the RARE Anything Box Demo "MixTape". Anything Box, a group originally from Paterson, New Jersey formed in 1986 and has released over 15 albums up till 2015 ( "Volume One 1988 - 1989" ).  They are best known for their hit...
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'Give Me ModSnap or Give Me Death!'

San Antonio Magazine has given their readers the opportunity to voice their favorites in local food, music and entertainment for 2018. In less than a year of going live, ModSnap Radio has been nominated for Best Radio Station, along with DJ D Major of the Urban Suite and DJ Charlie of the Wave for Best Radio Personality. Mo...
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New Disconnect by Siren Section : Electronic

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Siren Section, a two piece Electronic Rock band from Los Angeles, California. The primary members of the band are James Cumberland and John Dowling, equal contributors on electronics, vocals, and sound design, with John handling the guitar and James the keys.  Meeting in High School, in 1994 and finding that they shared an extreme love for sty...
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A Heartbeat From Eternity By Easy : Sweden

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Brand new album release by Easy, 'A Heartbeat From Eternity'. After celebrating the 20th anniversary of the release of their debut album 'Magic Seed' with some live shows, Swedish exports Easy started writing some new material and with their friend, producer Charlie Storm, started recording again (in Storm´s Cloud Chamber studio, named after one Ea...
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Artist Spotlight: Midge Ure

As we wind down on this year, and prepare to usher in, yet another, I find myself looking back on the most memorable shows, I've attended, in 2017. This year, I've seen such a diverse array of acts including: U2 (twice; with the latter show, standing dead center stage, with 76,000 Bono fanatics, beh...
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The Inka Galactik and ModSnap presents: A minimalistic dark Psychedelic Trance journey : Zenonesque

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Join Modsnap's Newest Specialty Show! Mondays 10pm - 12am CST The Inka Galactik is a Psychedelic Trance project created by Roland Peralez out of San Antonio Texas,, a DJ and live act that specializes in a deeper darker progressive minimal organic groove on the Minimal Psychedelic Trance spectrum. " Less can be more, sounds should be able to te...
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Rock Back: Stronger Than The Storm - Various Artists - Disaster Relief Release

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'Rock Back: Stronger Than the Storm' is a disaster relief compilation in support of the victims of the recent devastations brought to bear by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria. Released by Philadelphia-based indie label Patetico Recordings , this initiative involved partnering with nearly 60 independent artists and several small indie labels aroun...
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SpaceFest! 2017 to transform Gdansk into East European Music Mecca (Dec. 1-2)

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On December 1–2, Gdansk will, for the seventh time, host SpaceFest! – a festival of psychedelia celebrating guitar distortions, noise drones and all other weird sounds created under the influence of mysterious cosmic energy. This year, SpaceFest! is entering an entirely new orbit, with its new venue being the celebrated Klub B90! SpaceFest! has fig...
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'So Red the Rose' Turns 32

Released on this day in 1985 - Arcadia's SO RED THE ROSE pic.twitter.com/BjiMQpDVQj — Duran Duran (@duranduran) November 18, 2017 Arcadia's 'So Red the Rose' celebrated it's 'thirtysomething' birthday, this past Friday. If you're wondering who Arcadia was, yet find that the band members look strangely familiar, keep reading. In 1985, after dominati...
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SPC ECO's 'Calm' LP : Curve co-founder Dean Garcia releases album on band's 10-year anniversary

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  "What might have happened if the former Cocteau Twins chanteuse had started a side project with members of Massive Attack following the success of their 1998 classic Mezzanine" - AllMusic "Rose and Dean are perfect together, as they've demonstrated time and again through stellar works loaded with rhythm and attitude – menacing and dark on th...
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Lj Guru - Back To Old School : House , Tech-House

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  Lj Guru delivers a very cool tune in the grooviest way possible. This track doesn't need an explanation, its pure House Music that everybody will understand. The deep and sultry beat, pleasant bassline and cool vocals are perfectly balanced. Its infectious and uplifting... Lj Guru is an italian Dj, record producer, remixer and CEO of his own...
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Secret Shine - There is Only Now

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Secret Shine emerged from the late eighties/early nineties Shoegaze scene. Releases on the cult label Sarah Records followed, most notably the single 'Loveblind', earning the band an entry into the Indie top 20, and the album 'Untouched'. After a long lay off in 1996, the band reformed again in 2004 before tragedy struck in 2005 with the untimely d...
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This Weeks Featured Remix : Way Out West - The Gift ( Club Mix ) 1996

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This timeless track by the English Electronic duo of Jody Wisternoff & Nick Warren ( Way Out West ) portrays the late 90's electronic dance floor bliss in its owned dimensions of electronica.  Producing for over 25 years to this day, Way Out West continues to satisfy the critical electronic ear with their latest album Tuesday May...
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In Between Dreams And Truth by Like Elephants

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Like Elephants are an Austrian Indie Pop band, formed in 2014 by Viktor Koch (lead vocals, guitar), Martin Wührer (guitar, vocals), Roland Gugerbauer (bass), Christian Luger (drums) and Manuel Hauer (synthesizers). Their musical style can be described as dreamy Indie Pop with atmospheric sounds influenced by 80s New Wave/Post Punk and contemporary ...
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