Season 4: LP Interview - Damon Johnson - Battle Lessons Pt. 1
  • Jul 21, 2021
Season 4: LP Interview - Damon Johnson - Battle Lessons Pt. 1

Nashville Rock artist and guitar legend Damon Johnson  joins host David W. Williams and Kevin Lee  to discuss his brand new album Battle Lessons.  On Part One, we discuss his early career and the bands he played with during the 1980's.  We talk about the founding of Brother Cane in the 1990's and the years of touring and radio singles during the band's time with Virgin Records.  We play clips from each album and group he has played on during this time of his career and talk about several singles from Brother Cane.  

Season 4 - The Forty Five: July 2021 Spotlight Album & New Store Additions
  • Jul 13, 2021
Season 4 - The Forty Five: July 2021 Spotlight Album & New Store Additions

On this week's On Air, David W. Williams and Rudy Newman discuss the B.T.R.C. July Spotlight Album and New Store Additions.   Whether or not you are a member of the Blind Tiger Record Club, "On Air" is a great way to get introduced to some new artists and discover some albums that you may not be familiar with. All the music in our subscription program and that we discuss on this show are on vinyl and have been released in the last 30 - 60 days "on vinyl". The show is designed to be a discovery platform for new music on vinyl, but even if you do not collect or listen to vinyl, it's still a fun way to hear new music.

Season 4 - The Forty Five: July 2021 Records of the Month
  • Jun 29, 2021
Season 4 - The Forty Five: July 2021 Records of the Month

On this episode of the Blind Tiger Record Club Podcast (The Forty Five) and "On Air" on Lightning 100, David W. Williams and Rudy Newman are joined by artist manager Kevin Lee to discuss the B.T.R.C. July Records of the Month. There are four styles represented; Singer Songwriter, Rock & Alternative, Jazz Soul & Blues, and Classics. Four records will be introduced - one from each style. Each album is discussed and clips of songs from the album are played. It is a great introduction to the artists and albums. All of these albums have been released in the last thirty days or will be releasing this month.

Season 4 - The Forty Five: June 2021 Spotlight Album & New Store Additions
  • Jun 29, 2021
Season 4 - The Forty Five: June 2021 Spotlight Album & New Store Additions

On this week's On Air, David W. Williams and Rudy Newman discuss the B.T.R.C. June Spotlight Album and New Store Additions.   Whether or not you are a member of the Blind Tiger Record Club, "On Air" is a great way to get introduced to some new artists and discover some albums that you may not be familiar with. All the music in our subscription program and that we discuss on this show are on vinyl and have been released in the last 30 - 60 days "on vinyl". The show is designed to be a discovery platform for new music on vinyl, but even if you do not collect or listen to vinyl, it's still a fun way to hear new music.

Season 4 - The Forty Five: June 2021 Records of the Month
  • Jun 4, 2021
Season 4 - The Forty Five: June 2021 Records of the Month

On this episode of the Blind Tiger Record Club Podcast (The Forty Five) and "On Air" on Lightning 100, David W. Williams and Rudy Newman are joined by artist manager Kevin Lee to discuss the B.T.R.C. June Records of the Month. There are four styles represented; Singer Songwriter, Rock & Alternative, Jazz Soul & Blues, and Classics. Four records will be introduced - one from each style. Each album is discussed and clips of songs from the album are played. It is a great introduction to the artists and albums. All of these albums have been released in the last thirty days or will be releasing this month.

Season 4: The Forty Five - May 2021 Spotlight Album & New Store Additions
  • May 19, 2021
Season 4: The Forty Five - May 2021 Spotlight Album & New Store Additions

On this week's On Air, David W. Williams and Rudy Newman discuss the B.T.R.C. May Spotlight Album and New Store Additions.   Whether or not you are a member of the Blind Tiger Record Club, "On Air" is a great way to get introduced to some new artists and discover some albums that you may not be familiar with. All the music in our subscription program and that we discuss on this show are on vinyl and have been released in the last 30 - 60 days "on vinyl". The show is designed to be a discovery platform for new music on vinyl, but even if you do not collect or listen to vinyl, it's still a fun way to hear new music.

Season 4: The Forty Five - May 2021 Records of the Month
  • May 4, 2021
Season 4: The Forty Five - May 2021 Records of the Month

On this episode of the Blind Tiger Record Club Podcast (The Forty Five) and "On Air" on Lightning 100, David W. Williams and Rudy Newman are joined by artist manager Kevin Lee to discuss the B.T.R.C. May Records of the Month. There are four styles represented; Singer Songwriter, Rock & Alternative, Jazz Soul & Blues, and Classics. Four records will be introduced - one from each style. Each album is discussed and clips of songs from the album are played. It is a great introduction to the artists and albums. All of these albums have been released in the last thirty days or will be releasing this month.

Season 4: The Forty Five - April 2021 Records of the Month
  • Apr 21, 2021
Season 4: The Forty Five - April 2021 Records of the Month

On this episode of the Blind Tiger Record Club Podcast (The Forty Five) and "On Air" on Lightning 100, David W. Williams and Rudy Newman are joined by artist manager Kevin Lee to discuss the B.T.R.C. April Records of the Month. There are four styles represented; Singer Songwriter, Rock & Alternative, Jazz Soul & Blues, and Classics. Four records will be introduced - one from each style. Each album is discussed and clips of songs from the album are played. It is a great introduction to the artists and albums. All of these albums have been released in the last thirty days or will be releasing this month.

Season 3:  The Forty Five - The Best Vinyl of 2020, Part 2
  • Jan 1, 2021
Season 3: The Forty Five - The Best Vinyl of 2020, Part 2

On the final episodes of both the Blind Tiger Record Club Podcast and On Air with Lightning 100, hosts David W. Williams and Rudy Newman count down the B.T.R.C. Top 20 Best Vinyl of 2020.  The albums are picked by a panel that consist of B.T.R.C. Staff, guest panelists, artists, and producers. This is a two part episode.  On Part 2, the hosts are joined by singer songwriter Thad Cockrell to discuss the albums that made the top ten of the list.  All twenty albums are discussed on this two part episode; each with song clips and performance notes. The albums are presented in descending order from #20 to #1.  It's a great way to catch up on any albums you may have missed that released over the last year.

Season 3:  The Forty Five - The Best Vinyl of 2020, Part 1
  • Dec 31, 2020
Season 3: The Forty Five - The Best Vinyl of 2020, Part 1

On the final episodes of both the Blind Tiger Record Club Podcast and On Air with Lightning 100, hosts David W. Williams and Rudy Newman count down the B.T.R.C. Top 20 Best Vinyl of 2020.  The albums are picked by a panel that consist of B.T.R.C. Staff, guest panelists, artists, and producers. This is a two part episode.  On Part 2, the hosts are joined by singer songwriter Thad Cockrell to discuss the albums that made the top ten of the list.  All twenty albums are discussed on this two part episode; each with song clips and performance notes. The albums are presented in descending order from #20 to #1.  It's a great way to catch up on any albums you may have missed that released over the last year.

Season 3: The Forty Five - December Spotlight Album & New Store Additions
  • Dec 17, 2020
Season 3: The Forty Five - December Spotlight Album & New Store Additions

On this week's On Air, David W. Williams and Rudy Newman discuss the B.T.R.C. December Spotlight Album and New Store Additions.   Whether or not you are a member of the Blind Tiger Record Club, "On Air" is a great way to get introduced to some new artists and discover some albums that you may not be familiar with. All the music in our subscription program and that we discuss on this show are on vinyl and have been released in the last 30 - 60 days "on vinyl". The show is designed to be a discovery platform for new music on vinyl, but even if you do not collect or listen to vinyl, it's still a fun way to hear new music.

Season 3: The Forty Five - December 2020 Records of the Month
  • Dec 14, 2020
Season 3: The Forty Five - December 2020 Records of the Month

On this episode of the Blind Tiger Record Club Podcast (The Forty Five) and "On Air" on Lightning 100, David W. Williams and Rudy Newman discuss the B.T.R.C. December Records of the Month.  There are four styles represented; Singer Songwriter, Rock & Alternative, Jazz Soul & Blues, and Classic Rock.  Four records will be introduced - one from each style.  Each album is discussed and clips of songs from the album are played.  It is a great introduction to the artists and albums.  All of these albums have been released in the last thirty days or will be releasing this month.