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Dirty Heads Interview with Richie T Richie T |
05/09/2014 | Filed In: Richie T | X96 | Dirty Heads | Meet The Bands | Concerts

Dirty Heads Interview with Richie T

 

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From: Hunington Beach, CA

 

Favorite Snack

Duddy: My Favorite snack… Mini-Pies. I make these at home. They’re literally like thick apple pie, but really small. But it still looks exactly like an apple pie. I call them “Pieders.” Pie Sliders.

“Pieders, Where Every Day Is Your Cheap Day”

Duddy: I have bought the website and patented it [“Pieders”]. The world will know the joy of holding a pie in your hand and eating it without any silverware.

Old Rap Tapes

Duddy: It is literally like ten dudes in a garage, my dad built a soundproof room in our garage. …We would go there after parties… I had this little four-track, mini-disc recorder and a cashio keyboard. We would make the dumbest beats and everyone would have rap on the song.

Utah Reggae-Rock scene

Duddy: You[Salt Lake City], are more of a mountain town. And this more like beach music… Utah, especially, has an amazing scene for out type of music.

escpeccially, has an amazing scene for out type of music.

 

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X96 Named One of the Top 25 Reasons to Move to SLC cobrien |
04/24/2014 | Filed In: SLC | X96 | Ruth's Diner | Ruths Diner | Top 25 | Salt Lake City | Radio From Hell | RFH | Movoto

X96 Named One of the Top 25 Reasons to Move to SLC

Of course standard iconography like snow, Mormons, Imagine Dragons and Fry Sauce made the list but we had no idea our playlist and Radio From Hell would be included by Movoto, a real estate site, would name X96 as one of 25 reasons to move to Salt Lake City. "The 'Radio From Hell' morning show is a healing salve for commuters, and the “Boners of the Day” segment features people who make you feel like a genius."

Fact is, no one would know who the hell we were if it weren't for those who listen and support the station, RFH and the music.

Thank You.

Check out the full list here.

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Bastille Live From Capitol Studios todd | Program Director
02/20/2014 | Filed In: Bastille | Pompeii | Capitol Records | X96 | KXRK

Bastille Live From Capitol Studios

Bastille recently performed "Pompeii" live with an orchestra in the Capitol Studios. I loved it, so please check it out

 

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Billy Corgan Will Put On 8 Hour Performance jon | Mid Day
02/19/2014 | Filed In: kxrk | x96 | billy corgan | jon smith | smashing pumpkins | bad ass ms paint drawings.

Billy Corgan Will Put On 8 Hour Performance

As usual, I'm not allowed to use pictures. So I made my own!

Smashing Pumpkins' Billy Corgan is looking to demonstrate his endurance later this month. I'm not sure if anyone has every questioned the endurance of Billy..  I mean, is that really something that comes up in conversation?  Anyways.  The bald frontman has announced plans to play for at least eight hours straight at his Chicago teahouse, Madame Zuzu's.  That sounds like fun.

Corgan says the "on the fly" performance will be "centered around an ambient/musical interpretation" of Herman Hesse's spiritual coming-of-age tale "Siddhartha." The epic gig is set to take place February 28th, and Corgan says information about the free admission will be announced soon. 

Everyone get through that?  Good because I damn near fell asleep writing it.  I had fun making the picture though.

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Imagine Dragons makes history on Billboard Hot 100 todd | Program Director
02/12/2014 | Filed In: Imagine Dragons | Radioactive | Billboard | Hot 100 | Night Visions | X96 | Big Ass Show

Imagine Dragons makes history on Billboard Hot 100

They started out as a humble band playing in little venues in Provo, and now Imagine Dragons have reached super-star status. That's not an easy thing to accomplish in the world of entertainment, and it rarely happens to a band on their debut album. They've been selling out concerts all over the world, and their album Night Visions is about to go double-platinum.

Imagine Dragons are currently tied for having the longest run on the Billboard Hot 100 with their song "Radioactive." It's been on the chart for 76 weeks and will likely surpass the song it is tied with next week. (That song is "I'm Yours" by Jason Mraz, in case you are curious.) Two years ago, most of us didn't know anything about Imagine Dragons, but they've worked hard and have pretty much taken over the world.

And it couldn't happen to a nicer band. We appreciate everything they've done for us and our listeners and we are excited to see their continued success.

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