Local Fidelity

Hosted by Tom Gallo every Tuesday at 4:00am

Local Fidelity showcases the best new music from Brooklyn and the greater New York City area music scene. As an avid participant and gig-goer, host Tom Gallo guides listeners through the depths of the city’s unrivaled underground music scene with specially curated playlists and in-depth interviews with local artists that are just on the verge of breaking out. You can also catch the occasional live in-studio performance and hear recorded performances from Tom’s cassette archive, The McKenzie Tapes, which contains a plethora of live performance at various NYC venues over the course of the last 40 years.

About Tom Gallo

Tom Gallo is a music enthusiast, record collector, archivist, and event producer based in downtown Jersey City, New Jersey. When not hosting Local Fidelity, Tom runs The McKenzie Tapes, an archiving project that aims to digitize hundreds of recorded performances at various NYC venues over the course of the last 40 years. He also hosts the Look At My Records! podcast, where guests curate playlists based on his personal record collection, and runs a music blog of the same name. He also regularly produces live music events and DJs in and around New York City.

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