Sitting at home? Quarantined as you should be? Let's get through this together with some discussion about Todd and music!
Our first radio show of 2020! We will be airing an interview Kasim that is taking place this week - sorry it can't be live but he's on tour!!!
We will also be announcing our plans for the June 1st Philly event at World Cafe Live!
Bootleg recording of Todd Rundgren live in concert at the House of Blues in Orlando on New Year's Eve 2008. The concert was presented by RundgrenRadio.com.
In concert photos by Daniel Joseph Higgins.
Bootleg recording of Todd Rundgren live in concert at Painted Bride in Philadelphia on New Year's Eve 2008. The concert was presented by RundgrenRadio.com.
Gladiator graphic by Danny O'Connor. Todd as Rocky graphic by Bill Bricker. In concert photo by Jim Snyder.
Bootleg recording of Todd Rundgren live in concert at Park West in Chicago on New Year's Eve1986.
In concert photo by Stacy Katsis.
James Lowe is in the band the Electric Prunes (guitar, vocals). Lowe engineered Nazz, Nazz Nazz, Nazz III, Runt, The Ballad of Todd Rundgren, and Something/Anything. He also engineered the Halfnelson/Sparks very first album which was produced by Todd Rundgren.
We will also have a chat with Elieen Clark who organized the Toddmare Before Christmas Party before the back to back Unpredictable Todd gigs in Seattle last weekend.
Announcements and we have a chat with Elieen Clark who organized the Toddmare Before Christmas Party before the back to back Unpredictable Todd gigs in Seattle last weekend.
Chelsea Dye transcribed Todd Rundgren's book into braille and they both recently presented it to the Library of Congress in DC.
This is the Conduit of Humanity portion of last week's Mixed Bag Show. Find out what it is, who is a part of it, and you can listen to some of the music clips.
Here's how support this fan based music project for as little as $3 if you are interested ...
Join us as we seek information from guest Eric Gardner (Todd's Manager) on what Todd is doing during this two month break and other things like will there be a new Todd album soon or not. We will also have Mark Mo Love calling in to discuss his new plan for Toddtoberfest in October. And that's not all, Fred Jeske and company will call in and educate us on what the Conduit of Humanity fan project is and how it got started.
Announcements will be made as usual and the chat room will be open.
Jason Scheff is an American bassist, singer, and songwriter. From 1985 to 2016 he was the bassist and singer for the veteran pop-rock band Chicago. Following his years with Chicago, in 2016, Scheff participated as a judge for American Super Group and has conducted songwriting workshops and music lessons with new artists that are trying to break into the music business.
In Sept/Oct of 2019, Scheff will be touring with Todd Rundgren, Micky Dolenz, Christopher Cross, and Joey Molland as part...
Find out all the details about the Rundgren Radio Birthday Bash Year 12 Event being held in Akron, OH on 9/27 and 9/28!
There will be a party on 9/27 and a "It Was Fifty Years Ago Today: A Tribute to The Beatles' White Album" concert the next night 9/28 featuring TODD RUNDGREN, Micky Dolenz (Monkees), Christopher Cross, Joey Molland (Badfinger), and Jason Scheff (Chicago).
We will also be making announcements as usual.
Following announcements, we will be discussing Todd Rundgren's nomination for the Rock N Roll Hall of Fame with Todd's current Manager Eric Gardner and former President of Bearsville Records Paul Fishkin aka Leroy Boy followed by Toddstock West stories. Guest co-host Thom Jennings will be joining host RR Doug.
Special guest Phil Thornalley who recorded the recently released Todd-centric album Astral Drive!
Phil Thornalley has spent much of his career behind the scenes, writing songs and producing albums for other artists. His biggest commercial triumph, co-writing and producing the single "Torn" for Natalie Imbruglia, wasn't even sung by him. However, Thornalley does have experience underneath the spotlight. In 1983, Thornalley became the bass player for gothic rock pioneers the Cure after Simon...
When Ralph Shuckett, the keys man for Utopia – the '70s and '80s progressive rock outfit led by American music great Todd Rundgren – bowed out of the band's Utopia reunion tour, one of Rundgren's sons suggested Assayas, who has been dazzling music fans as Glasys in his adopted home of Portland, Oregon.
"We looked at his stuff on the Internet and were all blown away by how talented he was and how confident he seemed," Rundgren told Billboard magazine.
One Toddstock down (East) with one going on now (ToddScot) and two more to go including ToddARoo in Australia! ToddARoo host Gavin Bond will be on the show to discuss the event. We will also be taking calls from fans that attended Toddstock East and maybe we will even get a call or two from ToddScot. Also, we would be remiss in our duties if we didn't tell listeners about Toddstock West so you'll hear info on it too!
Fans that attended Toddstock East will be calling in to give us some details about all the fun stuff that took place including Nancy Sakmar, Monice Eakin, Jamie Van Wert, and more!
Find out what's going on at Toddstock East being held in VA 2018 - a celebration of Todd Rundgren's 70th birthday (June 22)! Tonights's guest host aka roving reporter will be Lyn Veggiegurl Kalnitz!
RR Utopia Tour Show the night before the tour begins in Penn's Peak! Show will feature and interview of Gil Assayas via Thom Jennings and also interview clips from Joe Satriani and John Ford Coey where they discuss Todd/Utopia with Thom.
Goldmine Magazine writer Ken Sharp will also be checking in to discuss the Utopia tour book he made happen!
The 2018 Todd Rundgren's Utopia tour featuring Todd Rundgren, Kasim Sulton, Willie Wilcox, and Ralph Schuckett has been announced and tickets are on sale. Join us for this editon of RR as we discuss all things Todd & Utopia followed by a live interview with Willie Wilcox!
Full details on our RRXI party in May!
Toddstock, RRXI, and more!
2018 is going to be full of things to do for Todd fans and we will get you up to speed on as much of it as possible.
In recognition of the February 2018 Kasim Sulton's Utopia mini-tour, RR will be airing all of the Utopia songs where Kasim Sulton sang lead or shared it with other members of the band. This is Part 2 of a 2 part series and features 18 songs.
Spend Thanksgiving night with the family you actually love being around :-)! In recognition of the February 2018 Kasim Sulton's Utopia mini-tour, RR will be airing all of the Utopia songs where Kasim Sulton sang lead or shared it with other members of the band. This is Part 1 of a 2 part series and features 20 songs.
Versatile songwriter, singer and guitarist, Nils Lofgren has been working professionally since age 17. He has toured with Neil Young, Ringo Starr and is currently a member of Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band. After fronting the 70's group Grin, Nils embarked on a solo career and has been a sought after session player. Lofgren was in Ringo's All-Star Band's 2nd incarnation (1992) along with Todd Rundgren and other greats like Joe Walsh and Burton Cummings.
Kasim Sulton will also be on the...