Visit KCRW for a podcast featuring David and Bekki Newton, who reminisce about the legendary DJ Deirdre O’Donoghue and her importance in the rise of Newton’s classic 80s band The Mighty Lemon Drops. The feature ought to fascinate any fan of the band or anyone excited about the history of college radio. You can also check out more episodes of Bent by Nature: Deirdre O’Donoghue and the Lost SNAP! Archives, a ten-part documentary podcast series from the producers of the critically-acclaimed Lost Notes and UnFictional podcasts. The project also features a dynamic online archive featuring many of Deirdre’s most legendary interviews and in-studio performances, newly transferred and remastered from the original source tapes.
Newton’s newest project is David Newton & Thee Mighty Angels.