Lots to discuss this week, obviously. Chad Finn, Steve Silva, and I opened with a recap of how some of our favorite ex-Sox are doing with their new teams. We then rated the trades that sent them away and talked about how the time is coming to move on from Clay Buchholz. More
First Trade Union Bank and Life is good are making life really good for RadioBDC listeners and bank customers. The Boston-based, full-service bank and the lifestyle brand committed to spreading optimism and helping kids in need, have teamed up with RadioBDC to produce a three-concert series in the new Life is good Tavern, a vibe-setting feature of the company’s new Seaport District office space.
This Saturday and Sunday, August 2nd and 3rd, is the first-ever Nantucket Music Festival. Cynthia Dareshori checked in with me earlier to talk about the lineup (Guster! Edward Sharpe!) and more. Click through for all the details. More
Week 1 of camp is in the books. Zuri Berry checked in with first impressions on Darrelle Revis, Rob Gronkowski, James White, Jimmy Garoppolo, and more. Listen. Legendary Boston electro-pop duo Adventure Set are set to release a new four song ep “Gazebo.” Ken Scales from the band stopped by for a visit this morning. Brian Mercury, named Best Pastry Chef in Boston Magazine’s Best of Boston 2014, brought sweets aplenty for this week’s installment of Henry in the Grub. You have until July 31 to submit your creative work for review at BDCwire.com. My pal Perry Eaton tweeted this about Review Anything August: We love KIND Bars. And we love that James Russo of KIND Healthy Snacks was able to return to RadioBDC this morning for a visit. Take a listen. Sam, Barry, Ross, and Craig came up to the studio to chat about going up against Metallica and Pixies at Glastonbury, tracking their new album using a pretty famous piano, and the bevy of great bands coming out of Glasgow in recent years. With the trade deadline looming, we have before us a Red Sox team with style (well, at least when Papi homers) but not enough substance to win. So what pieces do the Sox move? And if they trade Jon Lester, will they be able to sign him in the off season? (Spoiler alert: no chance.)... Read more »
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