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The Return of the Dig

itsthebigdig  -  May 1, 2022

We’re back with an all new episode May 3 @ 4 pm! It’s spring and that means some fresh rock n roll delights for your ears. Join us this week for some hot off the presses tracks from Frank Turner, DJ Drez w/Marti Nikko, and Hurray for the Riff Raff. We’re also going deep into...

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Coming Up Next! Sweden

itsthebigdig  -  September 8, 2020

This week’s show is all about Swedish musical exports, starting with a few classics from ABBA, a little Lykke Li and plenty of musical surprises. And bonus – we’re back in the studio live every week. Plenty of room for unexpected hijinks! Tune in Tuesday, Sept. 8 @ 4 pm ET on Radio Fairfax! Photo:...

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In Crackerbox Palace with George, Neil and Eric

itsthebigdig  -  February 25, 2020

It’s George Harrison’s Birthday!! On this week’s show, we’re celebrating the intersection of laughter, music and friendship with a look at George Harrison’s work with Eric Idle and Neil Innes. We’ll hear from the Beatles, the Pythons, the Bonzos, the Rutles and, of course, some special tracks from George. Tune in Tuesday, February 25 @ 4...

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It’s a Belated Bowie Birthday Bash!

itsthebigdig  -  January 13, 2020

Coming up on this week’s show, we’re going to celebrate the king kook himself with a bunch of kinda kooky tracks. We’ll hear from the birthday boy, of course, and songs from Peter Noone, Dana Gillespie, Scott Walker and The Legendary Stardust Cowboy. Hmm, that last name sounds kind of familiar – tune in to...

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Jangle Pop, Part 2

itsthebigdig  -  October 7, 2019

Time to get out your Rickenbackers! On this week’s show, we take another big dig into some classic jangle pop from the 1980s. Let’s Active, the dbs and maybe just a touch of the original jangle from the 1960s. Tune in Tuesday, October 8 @ 4 pm ET for this week’s episode of The Big Dig live on Radio...

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Glastonbury Pyramid 1971, Photo: brizzle born and bread

The Glastonbury Free Festival Episode

itsthebigdig  -  September 30, 2019

“The Sun Machine is coming down, and we’re going to have a party…” — D. Bowie Coming up on this week’s show, we’re going to attempt to recreate some of the original Glastonbury Festival circa 1971. We’ll hear live tracks from the likes of David Bowie, Hawkwind, Melanie and more. There was music, there was...

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The Autumn Equinox Episode

itsthebigdig  -  September 23, 2019

This week, we say “What took you so long?” to autumn and kick summer down that dusty road until next year. On this week’s show, we’re going to celebrate the fall equinox with some timeless autumn tunes. Tune in Tuesday, Sept. 24 @ 4 pm ET for this week’s show, live on Radio Fairfax. Photo: Autumnal splendor...

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Eraserhead

The David Lynch Episode

itsthebigdig  -  September 16, 2019

From the Red Room to the Roadhouse, this week’s episode is all about the weird and wild musical world of David Lynch. We’ll listen to some classic soundtrack cuts and even a track or two written by Mr. Lynch himself. Tune in Tuesday, Sept. 17 @ 4 pm ET for this week’s show, live on Radio Fairfax.

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Orville Peck

The Gothic Cowboy Episode

itsthebigdig  -  September 9, 2019

What’s a Gothic Cowboy, you ask? Take a dash of Johnny Cash, a little bit of X, some Sisters of Mercy and a whole hunk-a Orville Peck, just for starters. Tune in Tuesday, Sept. 10 @ 4 pm ET for this week’s show featuring some of your new favorite cowboy songs, live on Radio Fairfax....

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