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Sammy Younan is the program director of Girth Radio: an online radio station that started broadcasting from inside The Pacific Junction Hotel bar (RIP!). At Girth he Hosts My Summer Lair (a pop culture celebration) & In Session… (which features music performances).

An avid writer; Red Letter Nights is his first book. His writing has appeared in the National Post, USA Today, Sole Shift, Relevant and Geek Hard.

Sammy doesn't get along with pants: Down With Pants!

Hidden Gem: Babe Parade "Swims"

Hidden Gem: Babe Parade "Swims"

I can't articulate what it is about bands from California they have this Sun-soaked sound that makes my east coast living heart happy. -

It's easy to name bands from California, just as easy it is to name bands from New York City. Still add Babe Parade to your Cali list with this deft entry:

On their bandcamp page their genres include chill, groove, synthpop and Los Angeles. That's it right there for me: I'm sold!

Fun Facts

  • From Los Angeles, California

  • Swims is from their Lush EP released on September 29, 2015

  • Lush EP artwork by Victoria Vonderheyden

  • Expect a unique Girth Radio interview with Babe Parade...real soon!


Ziggy Was Here January 8, 1947 – January 10, 2016

Hot Sauce Safeword

Hot Sauce Safeword

Bowie: January 8, 1947 — January 10, 2016

Bowie: January 8, 1947 — January 10, 2016