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Free Yr Radio Benefit Compilation

Free Yr Radio Benefit Compilation

You don't get this at the dollar store: Now just $.99 at Insound, Free Yr Radio's 2008 Benefit Compilation, featuring 12 exclusive tracks from the likes of Chairlift, Yeasayer, No Age, White Williams and Dan Deacon.

The Walkmen In-Store Performance

The Walkmen In-Store Performance

Sunshine, good looking people, cuban food, and The Walkmen at the Miami Urban Outfitters? Well, you've got the good people who've been hooking up the FreeYrRadio concert series to thank for that. If you are in town on Monday, October 6th, please come to the store (653 Collins Ave.) at 8pm sharp to get down with the get down. (Get tix here. Donate to WVUM.)

Jamie Lidell In-Store Performance

Jamie Lidell In-Store Performance

Jamie Lidell's latest CD is simply too happy. We dare you to find a more upbeat or soulful release this year. You can't do it. That said, we are on pins and needles waiting to see him bring that infectious soul-glow to our Costa Mesa store (2930 Bristol St. ) this Saturday, 9/27. It's all a part of the FreeYrRadio concert series and we're glad they're doing it up big. (Get tix here. Donate to KUCI here.)

King Khan In-Store Performance

King Khan In-Store Performance

Look out Bay Area because King Khan and his band of merry noise makers are getting ready to open a can of audio whoop ass on our San Francisco store (80 Powell St. ) this Weds, 9/24. It's all part of the FreeYrRadio juggernaut and this show will benefit local radio station KUSF. Show starts at 7pm. (Get tix here. Donate to KUSF.)

Tokyo Police Club In-Store Performance

Tokyo Police Club In-Store Performance

FreeYrRadio is ruling the Midwest again. Prepare yourself for a case of the shakes when the 4 darling boys of Tokyo Police Club light up our Salt Lake City store (12 S. West St.) on Monday, Sept. 15. Show starts at 7pm. (Get tix here. Donate to KRCL. Sign up to win a Yaris!)

Dan Deacon -LIVE at Slowdown

Dan Deacon In-Store Performance

Oh, the goodness that is Dan Deacon's awesomely ADD knob twisting and pedal pushing. All you Omaha peeps: put Sunday, Sept 7 in your iPhone and prepare to get sweaty because Dan will playing his FreeYrRadio show at Slowdive (729 N. 14th St.) at 8pm. (Get tix here. Donate to KRCL. Sign up to win a Yaris!)

Secret Machines In-Store Performance

Secret Machines In-Store Performance

We love hometown in-store shows. Next Tuesday nite, August 12, the FreeYrRadio concert series rolls into our W. Philly location (110 S. 36th St.). Prepare to get your minds blown people as the Secret Machines and DJ Dave P will definitely be opening up a can of aural whoop ass. The proceedings kick off at 7pm and the show benefits WPRB, an OG indie station outta Princeton. (Get tix here. Donate to WPRB.)

Yeasayer In-Store Performance

Yeasayer In-Store Performance

We thought Yeasayer's All Hour Cymbals CD was the true sleeper of 2007. It's really magnificent. So we were totally in awe of them when they dropped their sonic goodness on us at their FreeYrRadio gig at our Minneapolis store. (More pix here. Donate to The Current.)

Mudhoney In-Store Performance

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Mudhoney came just as strong as they did in their 1990 heyday and when they played their FreeYrRadio show at KEXP on July 23. (More pix here. Donate to KEXP.)

!!! In-Store Performance

!!! In-Store Performance

There is no need, we repeat, no need to question whether Columbus, OH knows how to shake it's ass. When !!! hit the stage at our Columbus store, people got freakier than a P-Funk show. This is yet another reason why you need to get thee to one of the FreeYrRadio in stores this Summer. This event was hosted by the internet-only Ohio.fm, a small station of do-gooders who bring it to you raw and uncut from the Ohio State campus. (Donate to Ohio.fm.)

Free Yr Radio Concert Series

Free Yr Radio Concert Series

Free Yr Radio is back with their 2008 concert series - spreading the gospel of independent radio support to believers (and music junkies) across the land. First up to bat is White Williams, who will kick out the jams at our Cambridge store (11 J.F.K. St.) this Weds, May 21, at 8pm. Make sure to check back for more Free Yr Radio coverage throughout the Summer. (Donate to WERS.)

FreeYrRadio Benefit CD - Buy It!

Free Yr Radio Benefit CD

The Free Yr Radio phenomenon unfolded over the course of 2007 through a series of unbelievable concerts, events and activities - all designed to help raise much needed funds and awareness for non-commercial radio here in the U.S. The CD features exclusive live recordings, b-side tracks and previously unreleased material from some of our favorite bands. Bonus points: the net proceeds from the sale of this CD will be divided equally among Free Yr Radio's 2007 partner radio stations. Put your money where your ears are and buy it here.

Sonic Youth In-Store Performance

Sonic Youth In-Store Performance

The FreeYrRadio series outdid itself by getting Sonic Youth on the docket. They came to LA, they shredded and they left us with our jaws on the floor. (Donate to KXLU here. More pix here.)

Grizzly Bear In-Store Performance

Grizzly Bear In-Store Performance

We don't know if the Free Yr Radio show Grizzly Bear put on at our Cleveland store is gonna get them into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame but it sure rocked hard enough for us. (More pix here. Donate to WBWC here.)

Win a Free Yaris

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Yes, it’s true! Free Yr Radio wants to give you a brand new Yaris. And a bunch of stuff to help you customize it. You can only enter online so get to clickin’.

Dinosaur Jr. In-Store Performance

Dinosaur Jr.

Dinosaur Jr. playing in Boston is like the best homecoming ever. They've been killing since they regrouped and that's what they did at their FreeYrRadio show at our Harvard Square Store - straight up killed. (Donate to WERS here. More pix here.)

Tapes 'n Tapes In-Store Performance

Tapes 'n Tapes

Minneapolis likes to rock and so does St. Paul. So we delivered them another barnstormer from the FreeYrRadio series. This time Tapes 'n Tapes brought the love to their hometown. (Donate to The Current, KCMP here. More pix here.)

Man Man Boulder In-Store

Man Man

The FreeYrRadio series is hotter'n a 5 alarm fire. And speaking of blazing, Man Man did just that during their explosive set at our Boulder store. (Donate to KGNU here. More pix here.)

Rogue Wave In-Store Performance

Rogue Wave

Ahhh, nothing is finer than surf, sand, and Rogue Wave playing at our Santa Cruz store. More madness from the FreeYrRadio series ensued. (Donate to KZSC here. More pix here.)

The Rapture In-Store Performance

The Rapture

Our hometown show was bonkers!!! For the FreeYrRadio series The Rapture brought in the noise and brought in the funk. (Donate to Y-Rock on WXPN here. More pix here.)