The Reverend Horton Heat is playing Madison on Saturday at Ale Asylum and D.J. El Serpentine will be chatting with him around 4 pm as well as giving away tickets to the show. Listen for you chance to call in and win at 608-256-2001.
Starting in September, I will be adding every 1st Thursday of the month to my regular WORT shifts, on “The Vinyl Resting Place” (11:00 pm to 2:00 am), bringing you my typical “Rattlesnake Shake” fare of rock music that jumps genres and spans the decades.
Here’s a look at some of the action around town last Saturday on the 8th Annual International Record Store Day. Eating, drinking, shopping and rocking…a perfect day!!
Thank you so much to everyone who supported the HUGE tribute special on January 30th in honor of the late great Terry Kath of Chicago! It was a special night, with interview sections by Chicago’s Lee Loughnane & Walt Parazaider among others. The internet traffic was so heavy we overwhelmed WORT’s servers!
It’s a Friday… it’s Halloween… it’s Rocktober… and it’s time for the “Serpentine Halloween Monster Mash Bash!” Friday, October 31st, from 8:00 to 11:00 pm D.J. el Serpentine of WORT’s “Rattlesnake Shake” program will be spinning the perfect mix of monster movie themed rock ‘n roll for your Devil’s Night soundtracks!
WORT disk jockey and long-time music journalist Sal Serio (“D.J. el Serpentine”) interviews indie bass legend Mike Watt. Please listen on Thursday, Sept 25, at approximately 8:30 pm during “Psychoacoustics” for Part 1 of this special, and Part 2 on Friday, Sept 26, at approximately 3:30 pm during “Who Cooks For You”.