Almost Famous on 95.9 WATD

Independent original music from the emerging Boston and New England scene. The entire 2-hour show can be heard live Tuesday nights from 8-10pm ET on 95.9 WATD in the Boston/South Shore/Cape Cod area, and streaming at 959WATD.com. Almost Famous has been recognized with awards and nominations from the Boston Music Awards, The New England Awards, South Shore Living Magazine, Limelight Magazine, and The Massachusetts Broadcasters Association.

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Episodes

Lori McKenna (7/25/23)

Tuesday Jul 25, 2023

Tuesday Jul 25, 2023

Multi-Grammy-Award-winning South Shore singer-songwriter Lori McKenna talks about her latest album 1988. Learn more at www.lorimckenna.com. 

Nate Ramos (7/18/23)

Tuesday Jul 18, 2023

Tuesday Jul 18, 2023

South Shore musician Nate Ramos performs on the Tiny Stage to talk about his latest singles - learn more at www.nateramosmusic.com.

Lainey Dionne (7/11/23)

Tuesday Jul 11, 2023

Tuesday Jul 11, 2023

New England Music Awards 2022 Pop Act of the Year winner Lainey Dionne performs on the WATD Tiny Stage and talks about her latest single releases. Learn more at www.laineydionne.com.

Mariah Rose (6/27/23)

Tuesday Jun 27, 2023

Tuesday Jun 27, 2023

South Shore singer-songwriter Mariah Rose performs on the WATD Tiny Stage to talk about her career and current projects. Learn more at www.mariahrosemusic.com.

Tammy Laforest (6/20/23)

Tuesday Jun 20, 2023

Tuesday Jun 20, 2023

Providence singer-songwriter Tammy Laforest performs on the WATD Almost Famous Tiny Stage. Learn more and find her music on her BandCamp page - https://tammylaforest.bandcamp.com. 

JATK (6/13/23)

Tuesday Jun 13, 2023

Tuesday Jun 13, 2023

Boston band JATK performs on the WATD Tiny Stage to talk about their latest album and some new singles. Learn more at www.JATKTheBand.com. 

Donny Hayes (6/6/23)

Tuesday Jun 06, 2023

Tuesday Jun 06, 2023

South Shore musician Donny Hayes performs on the WATD Tiny Stage to talk about his EP "Love, Lies, And Lullabies Volume 1". Follow his Instagram here - https://www.instagram.com/donnyhayesmusic. And learn about his hot sauce business here - https://www.instagram.com/hoppedhotsauce.

Tuesday May 30, 2023

Boston Calling 2023 has come to an end. This year featured some incredible live music from Alanis Morissette, The Foo Fighters, Maren Morris, Paramore, The Lumineers, Niall Horan and many more. But it also featured many of New England's most talented musicians such as Ali McGuirk, Little Fuss, The Q-Tip Bandits, Chrysalis, Coral Moons, The Blue Light Bandits and many more. WATD had the chance to catch up with many of them back stage at this years festival. You can learn more about Boston Calling at www.bostoncalling.com.

Nolan Driscoll (5/23/23)

Tuesday May 23, 2023

Tuesday May 23, 2023

Singer-Songwriter Nolan Driscoll performs on the WATD Tiny Stage to promote his latest EP "Snail Force Winds" and talk about his upcoming performance at Bridgewater Music Alley on June 22 with Allie Jason. Co-hosting this interview are Justin McCauley, Past President of Bridgewater Music Alley and part of the programming committee, and singer-songwriter Allie Jason. Learn more about Nolan Driscoll at https://nolandriscollmusic.bandcamp.com, and more about Bridgewater Music Alley at www.BridgewaterMusicAlley.com. 

Tuesday May 23, 2023

This is a bonus recording of the first hour of the radio show to preview the 2023 season of Bridgewater Music Alley.  This show features co-hosts Justin McCauley, Past President and part of the Friends of Bridgewater Music Alley programming committee, along with singer-songwriter Allie Jason, who's performing at the Alley on June 22nd. Please note: The first few shows of Music Alley will be held on location at Black Hat Brew Works in Bridgewater and NOT at their usual Central Square venue. Learn more at BridgewaterMusicAlley.com. Featured artists in this show include Vance Gilbert, Ash and Eric, Ward Hayden and the Outliers, Will Evans, Noble Dust, Jake Swamp and the Pine, Halley Neal, Craig DeMelo, and The Wolff Sisters.  

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