We kick off a new year of Rooftop Sessions by welcoming Wilkes-Barre's Doghouse Charlie & The Buck Knife to the Cigar Factory building in Allentown. The band's session was recorded on a cold and windy day in April 2018. We also dig into recent submissions from regional bands and spotlight a few of our favorites.

This show premiered on WDIY 88.1 FM (Lehigh Valley's NPR station) on May 25, 2018.

---------PART ONE---------
Doghouse Charlie & The Buck Knife - An Introduction (0:37)
The Front End - Hey God  (2:31)
L.M.I. - Salamander (6:07)
We're from Antarctica - I Don't Care (8:15)

---------PART TWO---------
Doghouse Charlie & The Buck Knife - A Rooftop Session (12:10)
----> Friend of the Season (12:59)
----> True Blue (15:57)
----> Interview Part 1 (19:03)
----> Come Back as a Tree (23:34)
----> Interview Part 2 (29:45)
BAND PICK: Mind Choir - Chatter (33:03)

---------PART THREE---------
The Quality of Mercury - Breathe in Stereo (38:01)
Steel City Ruins - Finite (43:14)

Thanks to the sponsors of this Rooftop Session:

Homebase 610
The Lehigh Valley's local skateshop

2nd Base Vintage
Sell, trade or consign vintage + designer clothing

Lehigh Valley Apparel Creations
Custom screen printing based in the Lehigh Valley