shows // The Saturday Shakedown

rocknroll // garagerock // gospel // punk // blues

Ben and Matt's Saturday Shakedown (Est.2002.) Live every Saturday 4-5pm (GMT).

Flat-cap hillbilly country bues-punk, rock and roll and swinging gospel from the muddy shores of the Mississippi Delta to the delicate banks of the Clyde Estuary

Like - Ty Segall, The Dirtbombs, Jerry Lee Lewis, Cordell Jackson, Billy Childish, Mavis Staples, Chuck Berry, Holly Golightly, Davila 666, The Felines, Gene Vincent, The 13th Floor Elevators, The Slits, Hank Williams, The Reigning Sound, Jay Reatard

"Rock and Roll is the voice of the young, the pulse of the kids who are with it, the kids who are no longer satisfied to look at the stars, but who are devising ways and means of reaching them... and to do that means trimming superfluous edges from every facet of life, including music."


lux lives 2015

The Saturday Shakedown // 07.03.15 // Lux Lives Shakedown 2015

Colin Duff is in the studio to talk about the Lux Lives 2015 show at McChuills in honour of Lux Interior from the Cramps who died in 2009 but whose legacy rumbles on.

Posted at 09:11, 5th March 2015

annus ruckus 2014 with el rancho records

The Saturday Shakedown // 27.12.14 // Best of 2014 (pt 2) with El Rancho Records

Jnr Crawford from Glasgow's El Rancho Records chooses his 2014 favourites.

Posted at 12:42, 26th December 2014

best of 2014

The Saturday Shakedown // 20.12.14 // Shakedown's Best of 2014

On today's show we will play some of our favourite things that were released in 2014.

Posted at 15:06, 20th December 2014


The Saturday Shakedown // 15.11.14 // Fix

On today's show - new faves from Memphis punks Nots, DC's Ex Hex, San Diego's Mrs Magician, Glasgow's Primevals and a lot of old blues, gospel, rock and roll and country music as standard.

Posted at 08:38, 15th November 2014

the saturday shakedown scratching post

The Saturday Shakedown // 30.08.14 // Backbone

A new term of Saturday Shakedown starts this week with a highly selective choice of only the most right-now-happening beat, rock and roll, rhythm and blues, garage rock, rockabilly, punk and skronk-rock from Glasgow and everywhere else in the universe. Every Saturday until summer 15, 4-5pm!

Posted at 18:05, 29th August 2014

older The Saturday Shakedown news