:::: MENU ::::

Song Of The Week

Brothers Keeper (with John Popper) – Cold Rain


Brothers Keeper is a trio that honestly displays heart and soul and rock and roll. The core band consists of Scott Rednor on guitar, Michael Jude on bass, and John Michel on drums.

All three, hailing from an attitude ridden east coast background, have transplanted to the Vail and Roaring Fork Valleys in Colorado for both the mountains and the music. For the past 15 years, Michael and John have steadily played with the John Oates Band (Hall and Oates) and many other world renown musicians, while Scott has been involved in recording and touring projects on a national level for more than 20 years. Scott now owns Shakedown Bar in Vail where he serves as Music Director bringing in national talent for locals and tourists from around the world. It is there that the trio has made their home amongst an amazing cast of rotating musicians as well as several “Brothers Keeper Featuring Series” shows.

The first of the series featured John Popper of Blues Traveler, and Jono Manson. Rednor had met Popper on the HORDE festivals in the mid 90’s and they had done quite a bit of touring together. Jono Manson is from New York City and helped pioneer the Nightingales/Wetlands uprising that had spawned Phish, Blues Traveler, Spin Doctors, and many more successful bands. Rednor had opened up for High Plains Drifter, which was a super group of sorts, fronted by Manson, featuring members of a few of these bands. It was the recollection of that raucous rock and roll that inspired this initial collaboration with Brothers Keeper. After that first show in which Popper and Manson joined Brothers Keeper, Popper brought into play the idea of doing a project together, which led the band to write and record the album.

[DOWNLOAD NOW] (To download  on PC- Right Click -> “Save As”, on a MAC CTRL -> “Save As”)

Artist Videos

Jenny Lewis – Just One Of The Guys

YouTube Preview Image

Music News

World Cafe Next: Motel Beds

Hear two songs from the Dayton band's new greatest-hits compilation, These Are The Days Gone By.[READ MORE]

Local News

DEA warns of high purity heroin in N.J.

MONMOUTH (NJ.com) – New Jersey has some of the purest heroin in the United States, recent Drug Enforcement Administration lab tests revealed.

The DEA issued an advisory to the public last week, warning of the on average 58 percent purity level of the drug in the state, an increase of 12 percent from 2011, according to the agency. …read more

New Jersey gas prices stay stable

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Motorists are seeing stable prices at the pumps in New Jersey. …read more

Authorities: Mother, young daughter struck by car

RED BANK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a mother and her young daughter escaped serious injury when they were struck by a car while trying to cross a central New Jersey roadway. …read more

More Local News

Interview Archive

Diana Chittester

Diana Chittester recently stopped by to play a couple of songs and have a live in-studio chat with Jeff Raspe.

Wbjb-Diana_Chittester_11September2014 by 90_5thenight on Mixcloud

More Interviews

On-Air Blog

Tom’s Weekly Links for 9/14/14