Episodes
RRXIII 2020 is officially over.  This show will feature Rundgren Radio announcements on some future happenings.
Published 09/15/20
The future is NOW.
Published 09/15/20
Find out about our first ever online party that will be held this Labor Day weekend!  We already have 10 performers lined up, 4 bands with video debuts, and 3 special guests.   We are not done yet either!
Published 07/22/20
Finally some good news in 2020!  We are moving forward with RRXIII but this year it will be online due to COVID-19.  The good news is this provides us the opportunity to have a lot of special guests and we already have several commitments - - - find out who they are on this show! Conduit of Humanity is releasing a new record in August and we have three songs to play for you and will be talking to members of the project.
Published 07/15/20
Al Cannon founded and owns the popular app/website Toddfans.com that allows users to listen to music by Todd Rundgren and his companions 24/7/365! We will also be airing some RR promo clips that were created by Jeff "Weavil" Gauss who unfortunately passed away on June 17th and some of his favorite Todd/Utopia bootleg recordings he sent us.  And last but not least, we will be playing some recordings from his band, Weavils, live from 2005. Rest in peace Jeff, you will be missed by the Todd...
Published 07/01/20
John Boutté is an American jazz singer based in New Orleans, Louisiana, who has been active since the mid-1990s. He is known for diverse music style that goes beyond jazz to R&B, gospel, Latin, and blues. He is the younger brother of the jazz and gospel singer Lillian Boutté, and a relative of legendary cartoonist George Herriman. Boutté was a featured singer on the song "It's The Beginning of the End" on Todd Rundgren's album White Knight.  He was in a very recent May 2, 2020 article...
Published 05/06/20
Three time Grammy nominee Bettye LaVette is no mere singer. She is not a song writer, nor is she a "cover" artist. She is an interpreter of the highest order. Bettye is one of very few of her contemporaries who were recording during the birth of soul music in the 60s and is still creating vital recordings today. To quote the late, great George Jones: "Bettye is truly a 'singer's singer'." In 2020, LaVette will be inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame. Betty is on Todd Rundgren's White...
Published 04/29/20
Published 04/29/20
Michael Jaworek has been a concert promoter for over 40 years. His activities are focused in the Washington DC and Baltimore markets, where he is Vice President of the Birchmere - Todd has performed there numerous times. Michael has been nominated many times as “Nightclub Talent Buyer of the Year” by Pollstar Magazine. He is also a co-founder of the Washington Area Music Awards and has been a NARAS member & served on the Washington DC Board of Governors for philanthropy of NARAS. In 2013,...
Published 04/22/20
More randomness and fun.  Cruisermel will be joined by guest co-host Thom Jennings.
Published 04/15/20
More randomness and fun.  Cruisermel will be joined by guest co-host Thom Jennings.
Published 04/15/20
Rick Meyer, AKA "Thurston Haole III": Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Keys, Mallets, Percussion Amy Meyer, AKA "Amanda Torment".  Vocals, Drums, Percussion https://www.intoxicats.com/ Also, Mary Lou Arnold will be calling in early to give us a quick update on how Jesse Gress is doing.
Published 04/08/20
More randomness and fun during these tough times. 
Published 04/04/20
Special guest Moe Berg from The Pursuit of Happiness.  
Published 04/03/20
Let's start April 2020 on a good note!  Based around the lryics "I can see it, there is beauty in the world" from Todd's "I Love My Life" song (Todd's Nearly Human record) we'll focus on some of the positive things that have happened to our listeners during this COVID-19 pandemic crisis.
Published 04/02/20
RR show featuring COVID1-9 related parodies of Todd/Utopia/Nazz songs! We have songs from the newly created band Dystopia including "Flutopia Theme", "Quarantine", "Evrybody (Wash Your Hands)", and "Born To Sanitize"!  We'll play the "I Don't Want Your Germs" by the McGue Crew!  And, we have more! Parody definition is - a literary or musical work in which the style of an author or work is closely imitated for comic effect.
Published 04/01/20
Todd has somewhat jokingly called "Hello It's Me" his albatross but it's arguably his most well-known song.  What day of the week is better than a Monday to discuss an albatross :-)?!  We will be playing a total of 17 different versions of "Hello It's Me" to include but not limited to: Live versions Reconstructed versions The original Nazz version with Stewkey on lyrics From The David Letterman Show with Paul Shaffer NYE 2008 bootleg with a great Todd rant Todd in Amsterdam with the...
Published 03/31/20
More fun randomness to help us get through these longer days!
Published 03/28/20
Band members and music from Conduit of Humanity including the exclusive Conduit of Humanity debut of a new John Powhida song with Kasim Sulton and Phil Thornalley on it!
Published 03/27/20
Hear new behind the scenes stories and recordings from the 2011 My Record Fantasy Camp with Todd Rundgren attendees.  Guests include Bruce Whetstone, James Van Wert, Robert Warwas, and more!  This is the camp where Todd's album reProductions was recorded.
Published 03/26/20
Guest co-host Thom Jennings hangs with CruiserMel.  EXCLUSIVE interview with Bun E. Carlos!!!!  
Published 03/25/20
Special guests Lizzie Vann and Robert Frazza from the Bearsville Center plus two bootleg recordings of Todd live at Bearsville Theater 2013 for the debut of the State Tour.
Published 03/24/20
Rundgren Radio Quarantined Episode 4.  Originals vs reproductions!  Some original songs and artists that Todd produced followed by Todd's reinvented versions from his 2011 album reProductions that was recorded with some fans at My Record Fantasy Camp. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/(re)Production
Published 03/21/20
Our Top 20 Todd/Utopia songs that have titles/themes that remind us of the current COVID-19 situation. Music, laughter, and more. 
Published 03/20/20
We are all quarantined due to the coronavirus and it can get boring but we are here to bring some entertainment as best we can!  Tonight's show is about the Adventures In Utopia album! We will be full of randomness and Kasim Sulton will be calling in!   
Published 03/19/20