Author Archives: Spool Going Round

About Spool Going Round

If you like my blog and have access to programming and would like to do a radio/internet show together, please contact me. spoolgoinground@yahoo.com My name is Mike. I am an on-air radio DJ. I fell in love with radio in Chicago and then took that passion to someplace where I could actually get on the air. My travels took me to Seattle, WA, Eugene and Portland, OR and Washington D.C., where I was able to have my own morning show. I've had crab cakes with Warren Zevon, sat backstage and interviewed Sting, had Melissa Etheridge sing to me from the front row and I loved every minute of it. That passion for music still burns strong in me and I love to talk music and be turned on to music. Sharing new music with people is what got me interested in radio in the first place. It is wonderful to be able to talk music with you. "Go ahead you're on the air..." Read more: http://www.chicagonow.com/blogs/spool-going-round/about-spool-going-round.html#ixzz1Bfx7V0ug

We Salute You

For Malc, a 21 gun salute. FIRE! Mike @ Spool Going Round’s first concert was the powerful AC/DC.  It shaped everything to follow. I’m just sorry that he had to see Axl Rose front his band. Hopefully he didn’t see … Continue reading

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Spool Going Round Radio Playlist from KPTZ 91.9 FM

Thank you for listening! Here is the playlist from this show. You can listen ON DEMAND for the next two weeks. Click ON DEMAND New music this week from Lo Moon, Belle & Sebastian, Wild Belle, and proving that ROCK … Continue reading

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I’ve Fallen in Love with Greta Van Fleet

Mike @ Spool Going Round has fallen in love with Greta Van Fleet. KEEP ROCK ALIVE! Continue reading

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Goodbye to Gordo. Escape is at hand for the Travelin’ man

This is true class from Tragically Hip fan and Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau Well, the day is upon us.  Even though we knew it was coming, we hoped maybe it never would.  I wrote this article below in 2016 and … Continue reading

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Spool Going Round Radio Playlist 91.9 FM KPTZ 10/16/17

Thank you for tuning in! New releases this week from Dhani Harrison, Foo Fighters, David Gilmour and much more. SPOOL GOING ROUND on the RADIO 91.9 FM KPTZ.ORG SPOOL GOING ROUND on the RADIO 91.9 FM KPTZ.ORG

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Let These Geezers Guide You To The Purple Rain

I would only call someone else a geezer because I know I live in that neighborhood as well. I mean it in a most endearing way.  I love the Waterboys and I love Prince. Here is their cover of Purple … Continue reading

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God Bless Wes Anderson

The new trailer came out today for Wes Anderson’s next movie ISLE OF DOGS.  It looks so GREAT! The hardest part will be waiting until its release in March. Who doesn’t love Dogs? If you know someone who doesn’t love … Continue reading

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Spool Going Round Radio Playlist on KPTZ 9/18/17

Nice segues as always. Here is the playlist if you are looking to buy the music you heard. Thanks for listening! -Mike @ Spool Going Round F-I-R-E I-N C-A-I-R-O by LUNA London Grammar with “Non Believer”  

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The National “Sleep Well Beast” album review

New Release available 9/8/17 via 4AD Records I like to start the morning off with a brisk walk.  I head to the beach and then walk through town. As I came into the final stretch, round the local movie theatre, … Continue reading

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Spool Going Round Radio Playlist 9/4/17

The National at Seattle’s Moore Theater 10/9 & 10/10/17 The new album title “Sleep Well Beast” available this Friday, 9/8/17. click to ORDER NOW  

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