The Signal

with Chris Kocher

A weekly entertainment show hosted by Chris Kocher, entertainment writer for the Press & Sun-Bulletin. Bringing you the best of Greater Binghamton's music and entertainment scene.


Rachael Sage – “Tchatchkes and Latkes” (Joy!)
Austin & Elliott – “Shake Off the Snow” (Cradle and Crow)
Davey O. – “In Its Own Time” (A Bright Horizon Line)
Joe Jencks – “Let Me Sing You a Song” (Poets, Philosophers, Workers & Wanderers)
Zoe Mulford – “Snow on the Junkyard” (Small Brown Birds)
Fred Eaglesmith – “Thermostat” (Standard)
Ordinary Elephant – “Lady in the Elevator” (Before I Go)
Sofia Talvik – “Christmas” (When Winter Comes)
Laura Zucker – “If Your Well Has Run Dry” (Say Yes)
Sam Outlaw – “She’s Playing Hard to Get (Rid Of)” (Tender Heart)
Anna Tivel – “Last Cigarette” (Small Believer)
D.T. Huber – “Dreams from the Dark Road” (Electric Park)
Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn – “Come All You Coal Miners” (Echo in the Valley)
Hope Dunbar – “I Write” (Three Black Crows)
Scott Cook – “Kitchen Dance Party On” (Further Down the Line)
DC Bloom – “Tell Me Something I Don’t Know” (Just Another Song and Dance Man)
Kipyn Martin – “Madeleine” (Dance Across the Sky)
John McCutcheon – “Three Chords and the Truth” (Trolling for Dreams) Jenni Hankins – “Will I Always Wander?” (The Oxygen Girl)
Tim Grimm and the Family Band – “Finding Home” (A Stranger in This Time)
Pat Wictor – “First Snow” (This is Absolutely Real: Visions and Versions of Phil Ochs)
The Waifs – “Amazing Everything” (Ironbark)
Friction Farm – “Your Father and My Father” (So Many Stars)
Sam Baker – “Love is Patient” (Land of Doubt)
Katherine Rondeau – “Turtle Blues” (New Hope Chateau)
Luther Allison – “Night Life” (A Legend Never Dies)
North Mississippi Allstars – “Prayer for Peace” (Prayer for Peace)
George Thorogood – “Bad News” (Party of One)
Savoy Brown – “I Can’t Stop the Blues” (Witchy Feelin’)
Gov’t Mule – “Burning Point” (Revolution Come … Revolution Go)
Gregg Allman – “Blind Bats and Swamp Rats” (Southern Blood)
Chris Elliott – “Star Trek, Star Wars and the Holy Bible” (Chris Elliott)
Chris Elliott – “Home for the Holidays” (Chris Elliott)
Ryanhood – “I Can Tell It’s Christmas” (On Christmas)
Richie & Rosie – “I’ll Be Here in the Morning” (Nowhere in Time)
Zephaniah Ohora & The 18 Wheelers – “I Do Believe I’ve Had Enough” (This Highway)
Rachel Baiman – “Take a Stand” (Shame)
Valerie June – “Shakedown” (The Order of Time)
Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers – “Girl from River Run” (The Long-Awaited Album)
The Infamous Stringdusters – “Get Lucky” (Undercover Vol. 2)

Even more next week …

Just the tip of the iceberg. Expect more selections over the next couple of weeks (when the show expands to three hours for the winter break).

Ray Davies – “Americana” (Americana)
Robyn Hitchcock – “I Want to Tell You About What I Want” (Robyn Hitchcock)
Wesley Stace – “The Wilderness Years” (Wesley Stace’s John Wesley Harding)
Adam Marsland – “Something Beautiful” (Bule)
Seth Glier – “Just Because I Can” (Birds)
Rebecca Laube – “Lie” (Blink)
Stone Cold Miracle – “You Gotta Hold On” (Love Without a Doubt)
The Wynotte Sisters – “Christmas Island” (Christmas with the Wynotte Sisters)
Mouths of Babes – “Blue Collar Blues” (Brighter in the Dark)
Malcolm Holcombe – “Yours No More” (Pretty Little Troubles)
Sera Cahoone – “Better Woman” (From Where I Started)
Lukas Nelson & The Promise of the Real – “If I Started Over” (Lukas Nelson & The Promise of the Real)
Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio – “Singin’” (Singin’)

David Bowie – “(You Will) Set the World on Fire” (The Next Day)
Silverclub – “Fine Print” (Silverclub)
Paul Shaffer & The World’s Most Dangerous Band with Bill Murray – “Happy Street” (Paul Shaffer & The World’s Most Dangerous Band)
XTC – “Paper and Iron (Notes and Coins)” (Black Sea)
Adam Marsland – “Burn Down the World” (Go West)
The Jigsaw Seen – “Sell Me a Coat” (Gifted)
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings – “Come and Be a Winner” (Soul of a Woman)
David Rawlings with Gillian Welch – “Cumberland Gap” (Poor David’s Almanack)
Slaid Cleaves – “Horseshoe Lounge” (Broke Down)
Merle Haggard – “Truck Driver’s Blues” (Working in Tennessee)
The Highwaymen – “The Last Cowboy Song” (Highwayman)
Oak Ridge Boys – “Seven Nation Army” (The Boys are Back)
Rusted Root – “Food & Creative Love” (When I Woke)

When Is It On?

This show is not currently scheduled. Check back next semester or during signups!