After taking a week off, Tim Johnstone and I had a good time catching up during last night's show — including sharing the news that soulful rockers Alabama Shakes are headed to Boise. They'll headline the Knitting Factory on March 1. Openers are Michael Kiwanuka and Sam Doores & Riley Downing. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday at Ticketfly for $32 and $55.
Here's what we played on the show last night:
-Alabama Shakes, "I Ain't the Same"
-Michael Kiwanuka, "Tell Me a Tale"
-Depeche Mode, "Untitled New Song"
-Rage Against the Machine, "The Narrows"
-Kid Rock, "Chickens in the Pen"
-Kelly Clarkson feat. Vince Gill, "Don't Rush"
-The Sword, "Apocryphon"
"The Other Studio" airs at 9 p.m. Sundays on 94.9 FM "The River."