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Some Sort of Rock Show

November 13th, 2020 2 comments

This weekend’s show will feature a Now & Then Double Play starring NEEDTOBREATHE, Shiny Brand New Music from KB,  and Throwback Track from Eleventyseven.  Here’s your complete Handcrafted Playlist:

Hour 1

1. Who We Are – Fireflight

2. Untraveled Road – Thousand Foot Krutch

3. Let It Reign – KB (feat. Bizzle)

4. Audience of 1 – Sean Be

5. Going Under – Torndown

6. Do Unto Others – Stryper

7. I Swear – The Midnight Wedding

8. Greater – The Protest

9. Lord – All Together United

10. Pushover – Manafest

11. Last Days – Relent

12. Rise – Skillet

13. Hang On – NEEDTOBREATHE

14. Quit – NEEDTOBREATHE

15. Down In the Lowlands – Barry Blair (feat. Thomas Smith)

Hour 2

1. Come Alive – Behold The Beloved (feat. Kevin Young)

2. Sky Is Falling – Seventh Day Slumber

3. Sorrows End – Collision Of Innocence

4. Hope – Nate Parrish

5. Darkness Dies – Disciple

6. You Are The Light – Nine Lashes

7. Grace Pockets – J Douglas Wright

8. Love Alone Is Worth The Fight – Switchfoot

9. More Than A Revolution – Eleventyseven

10. We Were Just Kids – Brave Machine

11. Awaken Me – Spoken

12. Clever Nightmare – I Am Empire

13. Breaking Waves – Rusty Shipp

14. Rise – Samuel Day

15. Criminal – Paradise Now. (feat. SU)

Some Sort of Rock Show

November 6th, 2020 No comments

This weekend’s show will feature a Now & Then Double Play featuring Disciple 2.0 AND Disciple 3.0, Shiny Brand New Music from Collision Of Innocence,  and Throwback Track from Bleach.  Here’s your complete Handcrafted Playlist:

Hour 1

1. Greater – The Protest [pic]

2. Anchor Me – Decyfer Down

3. Sorrows End – Collision Of Innocence (feat. Kaiya) [pic]

4. Sober – @seventhdayslumber

5. Bring Me Down – The Season

6. The Fallback – Sumerline

7. Look On Up – Relient K

8. On The Way Up – Apollo LTD

9. Whispers – Slick Shoes

10. No Substitute – Altar Boys

11. Wildfire – Crowder

12. Hang On – NEEDTOBREATHE [pic]

13. Darkness Dies – Disciple [pic]

14. Remedy – Disciple

 

Hour 2

1. Save Me – Skillet [pic]

2. Low – Relent [pic]

3. Set Me Free – The Midnight Wedding (feat. Dawn Michele) [pic]

4. My Arms – Ledger

5. Come Alive – Behold The Beloved (feat. Kevin Young)

6. Mirror – Kutless

7. We’re Gonna Make It – Jared Marc

8. Rise Above It – Switchfoot

9. Static – Bleach

10. Down In The Lowlands – Barry Blair (feat. Thomas Smith)

11. Who We Are – Fireflight [pic]

12. Tension – Random Hero 

13. The Maze – Light45

15. Lord – All Together United

14. Let Me Go – Dayseye

Some Sort of Rock Show

October 23rd, 2020 No comments

This weekend’s show will feature Shiny Brand New Music from Stryper & Barry Blair, a Throwback Track from Relient K, and a transatlantic conversation with Sam Taylor of Paradise Now! Here’s your complete Handcrafted Playlist:

Hour 1

  1. Bring Me Down – The Season
  2. Save Me – Tiger Drive
  3. Darkness Dies – Disciple
  4. No More Suffering – Bayless
  5. Whispers – Slick Shoes
  6. Set The Dial – Run Kid Run
  7. Do Unto Others – Stryper
  8. End Of me – Ashes Remain
  9. Come Alive – Behold The Beloved (feat. K. Young)
  10. Not Dead Yet – Ledger
  11. Hang On – NEEDTOBREATHE
  12. Criminal – Paradise Now

Hour 2          

  1. Last Days – Relent
  2. Gods & Kings – Finding Iris
  3. Down In The Lowlands – Barry Blair (feat. Thomas Smith)
  4. Light Up The Sky – Thousand Foot Krutch
  5. Set Me Free – Lecrae
  6. Testify – Social Club Misfits (feat. Crowder)
  7. Who We Are – Fireflight
  8. Worst Enemy – Adelaide
  9. Wake Up Call – Relient K
  10. We Were Just Kids – Brave Machine
  11. Man Down – Seventh Day Slumber
  12. Never Going Back To OK – The Afters
  13. Lord – All Together United
  14. Those Eyes – Jenna Parr
  15. Going Under – torndown

Some Sort Of Rock Show Music Submission Process

January 9th, 2019 No comments

Do you have music you would like considered for airplay on Some Sort of Rock Show?
I have so much respect for artists who are sacrificing to produce hope-filled music and would love to hear it! Some Sort Of Rock Show plays Christian pop rock, hard rock (mostly clean vocals), roots/southern rock, modern rock, alt-rock and some hip-hop.

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Things to know before you submit: 

1. I only have room for about 28 songs each week, so please don’t be offended if your music is not selected. 

2. I receive many submissions and I listen to everything that is sent my way. I can’t always listen immediately, so please be patient.

3. I will get back to you if I have any questions or if I have decided to play your music. If you don’t hear back from me, I will not be playing your music. Try submitting it to other stations. 

4. When I listen to submissions, I am listening purely through the Some Sort of Rock Show grid. So it’s either a yes or a no. I am not the guy you want to get specific advice from. Please don’t ask me for an explanation of why I am not going to play your music or what changes you should make to get airplay on the show. I also do not write reviews. 

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To submit your music please email the following to SomeSortofRockShow@wjtl.com:

1. The song you would like to consider. (mp3 or wav file)

2. Your bio with info on where you are from, how long you’ve been doing music, album info, and the heart behind your music, etc.

3. A photo.

Thank you!
John Staffieri

Some Sort Of Rock Show Top 60 Of 18

December 22nd, 2018 No comments

JOHN STAFFIERI – Join me as I count down the very best Some Sort Of Rock Show songs of the past 12 months.  2018 has been an amazing year of music on Some Sort of Rock Show! I am going to count down for you in a 4-hour radio special that will air Friday Night, December 28th & again on Sunday Night from 8-Midnight!  You can follow the action at the Some Sort of Rock Show Facebook Page.

Some Sort of Rock Show

March 2nd, 2018 2 comments

Your Handcrafted Playlist for your March 2nd/4th episode of Some Sort of Rock Show:

Hour 1

  1. I Won’t Look Back – Fireflight
  2. Shook – Thousand Foot Krutch
  3. Leave This World Behind – Third Day
  4. Don’t Bring That Trouble – NEEDTOBREATHE
  5. Fire On The Highway – FF5
  6. I Just Need U – TobyMac
  7. Battle Cry – Here And Now Don’t Stop
  8. Fighting For Your Heart – After Edmund
  9. My Ghost – As We Ascend
  10. Into The Fire – Seventh Day Slumber
  11. Making Things New – Aid & Effect
  12. Face Melt – KJ-52
  13. Breaking Free – Skillet
  14. Whispers In The Dark – Skillet
  15. In Between – Collision Of Innocence

Hour 2

  1. Pull Me Through – torndown
  2. End Of Me – Ashes Remain
  3. Filthy Life – Facing Fire
  4. Stronger – Spoken
  5. Colors – Honest Men
  6. Have It All – Lybecker
  7. Gone – RED
  8. Empty Grave – Disciple
  9. Suckerpunch – Five Iron Frenzy
  10. Regardless Of The Melody – SafeKept
  11. Olympian – Propaganda
  12. I Believe – KB
  13. Breaking Out – Nine Lashes
  14. Away From Me – Relentless Flood
  15. Scales – Unmasked

 

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Some Sort Of Rock Show

February 25th, 2018 2 comments

Your Handcrafted Playlist for the February 23rd/25th episode of Some Sort of Rock Show:

Hour 1

  1. Gone Too Long – The Rocket Summer
  2. Blinding Light – Switchfoot
  3. Into The Fire – Seventh Day Slumber
  4. Underneath – Zahna
  5. Fire On The Highway – Family Force 5
  6. Halo – Manic Drive
  7. Breaking Free – Skillet
  8. Fully Alive – Flyleaf
  9. No Name – NF
  10. Sidelines – Lecrae
  11. Scales – Unmasked
  12. Still Alive – RED
  13. Regardless Of The Melody – SafeKept
  14. Don’t You Ever – The Great Transparency

Hour 2

  1. Battle Cry – Here And Now Don’t Stop
  2. Clarity – Come Wind
  3. Away From Me – Relentless Flood
  4. My Ghost – As We Ascend
  5. Making Things New – Aid & Effect
  6. Lights – Pioneer
  7. Rise – Ashes Remain
  8. Pull Me Through – torndown
  9. To Fly – Day Of Fire
  10. In Between – Collision Of Innocence
  11. Stuck In My Suicide – GFM
  12. Erase – Disciple
  13. We Need Each Other – Sun City
  14. Prove It – Crowder
  15. Breaking Out – Nine Lashes
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Some Sort Of Rock Show

February 3rd, 2018 No comments

Here’s your Handcrafted Playlist fort he Feb 2nd – 4th episode:

Hour 1

  1. We Need Each Other – Sun City
  2. Breaking Out – Sumerlin
  3. Super Good Feeling – Bleach
  4. Will You Save Me – The Birdsongs
  5. Eagles – Third Day
  6. Feelin So Fly – TobyMac
  7. Superfly – The O.C. Supertones
  8. Underdog – Audio Adrenaline
  9. Underdog Fight Song – Disciple
  10. Pull Me Through – torndown
  11. Birds Will Never Fly – Come Wind
  12. Fire On The Highway – Family Force 5
  13. Until The Night’s Gone – Graceful Closure
  14. No Name – NF
  15. Identity – Lecrae

Hour 2

  1. My Ghost – As We Ascend
  2. Find A Way To Fight – Manafest
  3. River – Army Of Bones
  4. Battle Cry – Here And Now Don’t Stop
  5. Regardless Of The Melody – SafeKept
  6. Making Things New – Aid And Effect
  7. Scales – Unmasked
  8. Stuck In My Suicide – GFM
  9. Walking On Water – NEEDTOBREATHE
  10. Come To The Water – Rhett Walker Band
  11. Sky Is Falling – Seventh Day Slumber
  12. Rise – Ashes Remain
  13. Olympian – Propaganda
  14. Gone Too Long – The Rocket Summer
  15. Breaking Free – Skillet

 

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Some Sort Of Rock Show

January 26th, 2018 2 comments

Your January 26th/28th episode handcrafted playlist:

Hour 1

  1. Still Alive – RED
  2. Stronger – Spoken
  3. Making Things New – Aid & Effect
  4. Back To The Basics – Run Kid Run
  5. Pull Me Through – torndown
  6. Never Back Down – Nine Lashes
  7. Regardless Of The Melody – SafeKept
  8. Safe & Sound – We Were Once
  9. My Ghost – As We Ascend
  10. Secret Weapon – Disciple
  11. Fire On The Highway – Family Force 5
  12. Hope Is The Anthem – Switchfoot
  13. I Just Need U – TobyMac
  14. Yours – TobyMac
  15. Gone Too Long – The Rocket Summer

Hour 2

  1. Battle Cry – Here & Now Don’t Stop
  2. Come Alive – Attaboy
  3. No Name – NF
  4. 100 – KB
  5. Find A Way To Fight – Manafest
  6. Without A Fight – Lybecker
  7. Breaking Free – Skillet
  8. Lifeline – Thousand Foot Krutch
  9. Am I Understood – Relient K
  10. We Need Each Other – Sun City
  11. Shouting Grounds – Crowder
  12. Hurricane – NEEDTOBREATHE
  13. Stuck In My Suicide – GFM
  14. Holding On – We Are Vessel

Some Sort Of Rock Show Top 60 of 17

December 29th, 2017 No comments

Join John Staffieri for the very best Some Sort of Rock Show songs from this year!   It’s a 4-hour radio spectacular that will air form 8-midnight on the following dates:

Friday Night, December 29th

Friday Night, January 5th

Sunday Night, January 7th

Follow the action at the Some Sort of Rock Show Facebook Page!

 

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Some Sort Of Rock Show Christmas Episode

December 22nd, 2017 No comments

Here is your playlist for the December 22nd, 2017 Christmas Episode:

Hour 1

  1. Joy To The World – SafeKept
  2. Little Drummer Boy – The Almost
  3. Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence – Dustin Kensrue
  4. Love Came Down At Christmas – Jars Of Clay
  5. Gimme Christmas – MXPX
  6. Jingle Bell Rock – Thousand Foot Krutch
  7. Run Rudolph Run – Pioneer
  8. Wish You A Merry Christmas – Relient K
  9. Santa Claus Is Thumbing To Town – Relient K
  10. His Favorite Christmas Story – Capital Lights
  11. All I Want For Christmas Is You – House Of Heroes
  12. Christmas Time Is Here – Family Force 5
  13. Angels We Have Heard On High – Family Force 5
  14. Wonderful Christmas Time – Family Force 5
  15. Christmas Baby Please Come Home – Anberlin
  16. Christmas Is The Time To Say I Love You – 7eventh Time Down
  17. It Came Upon A Midnight Clear – Kutless

Hour 2

  1. O Come O Come Emmanuel – Mike Mains
  2. Christmas Madness – The Rocket Summer
  3. We Three Kings – We Are Vessel
  4. Do You Hear What I Hear – Flyleaf
  5. The First Noel – David Crowder Band
  6. Joy To The World – David Crowder Band
  7. Can’t Wait For Christmas – TobyMac
  8. California Christmas – Manafest
  9. Winter Wonderland – Joy Electric
  10. Joy To The World – O.C. Supertones
  11. Away In A Manger – Plankeye
  12. Evergreen – Switchfoot
  13. New Beginnings – Fever Fever
  14. Go Tell It On The Mountain – Seabird
  15. Little Drummer Boy – Audio Adrenaline
  16. Angels We Have Heard On High – Relient K
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