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Introduction to Bryan Minks

Introduction to Bryan Minks

My oldest memories of being in love with music go back to my very first memories. I can still hear the crackling vinyl as the Rolling Stones pumped through my father’s floor model pioneers on a late Saturday night, it was the soundtrack for good times with friends. I can still hear the classic country […]

NINE BULLETS SPRING SHOWCASE + FAREWELL FROM MICHELLE

NINE BULLETS SPRING SHOWCASE + FAREWELL FROM MICHELLE

  Hey, folks! I’m gonna make this short and sweet. I’ve got two things for ya: First off, as many of you have heard by now (I hope), Nine Bullets is sponsoring a Spring Showcase in a couple weeks. It’s on May 30th, to be exact, at Al’s Bar here in my new hometown of […]

[Playlist] Ninebullets Radio – 08.16.2014 – 88.5FM WMNF Tampa

[Playlist] Ninebullets Radio – 08.16.2014 – 88.5FM WMNF Tampa

Local talent and female fronted bands are heavily featured on this show. Some other bad ass shit too so put your ears on the archive of the show. Below is the playlist for August 0916, 2014 [Artist – Song (Album)] 01. Drag The River – Old Sad Songs 02. Valerie June – Workin’ Woman Blues […]

INTERVIEW – BRYAN MINKS OF THOSE CROSSTOWN RIVALS

INTERVIEW – BRYAN MINKS OF THOSE CROSSTOWN RIVALS

Both Bryan Minks and the band he fronts, Those Crosstown Rivals, are very active in the Lexington, KY music scene and super-busy in general. They tour regularly, put together a local singer-songwriter night every month at Buster’s, and organize an annual festival called Squallfest. (Part of this year’s proceeds go to the Cure Alzheimer’s Fund.) They […]

[Playlist] Ninebullets Radio – 04.26.2014 – 88.5FM WMNF Tampa

[Playlist] Ninebullets Radio – 04.26.2014 – 88.5FM WMNF Tampa

Grab 2 hours and drop your earholes on the archive of the show. Below is the playlist for April 26, 2014 [Artist – Song (Album)] 01. George Jones – Who’s Gonna Fill Their Shoes 02. Arlo McKinley and The Lonesome Sound – Waiting For Wild Horses (Self-Titled) 03. The Bean Pickers – Photograph (Potlatch) 04. Adam Lee and […]

THOSE CROSSTOWN RIVALS – HELL AND BACK

THOSE CROSSTOWN RIVALS – HELL AND BACK

Once upon a time, I coined the term “Heavy Metal Americana” and a little known band out of Kentucky adopted the term and put it on a tshirt. That band, was Those Crosstown Rivals. A band that, at the time, had not gotten too much run here on ninebullets or the the radio show. Those […]

[Playlist] Ninebullets Radio – 03.01.2014 – 88.5FM WMNF Tampa

[Playlist] Ninebullets Radio – 03.01.2014 – 88.5FM WMNF Tampa

Got into a little bit is a honky tonk/classic country vibe this week. People seemed to respond to it pretty well so I might make sure to mix more in in future shows. Sound good to you? Grab 2 hours and drop your earholes on the archive of the show. Below is the playlist for […]

[Playlist] Ninebullets Radio – 02.22.2014 – 88.5FM WMNF Tampa

[Playlist] Ninebullets Radio – 02.22.2014 – 88.5FM WMNF Tampa

Another fundraiser came and another fundraiser went. Ninebullets Radio continued it’s unbroken streak of making it’s goals once again. All credit to that goes to you guys. So. Thank you! As is tradition, the show after the fundraiser is heavy on listener requests and you guys did a kick ass job. So, grab 2 hours […]

[Playlist] Ninebullets Radio – 09.28.2013 – 88.5FM WMNF Tampa

[Playlist] Ninebullets Radio – 09.28.2013 – 88.5FM WMNF Tampa

Been MIA for a while. I know. It’s not been due to depression though. Just up to my ears in shit that has to get done at work and at the home. Shit seems to be slowing down now though. So, like me, carve out 2 hours for the archive of the show. Below is […]

THE NINEBULLETS.NET PODCAST: EPISODE 31

THE NINEBULLETS.NET PODCAST: EPISODE 31

The rules are that every last podcast of the year (this show was created in December) is always a recap show. Some rules are breakable, others, such as the last podcast of the year, are not. Thusly, this show is some of my favorite songs of the year as they fit into the overall mix. […]