For more than 20 years, Hometown Heroes has been playing the best local music in the Delaware Valley. In 2020, Hometown Heroes joined the Delaware Public Media family. The show airs Sunday nights from 7 to 9pm on 91.1 WDDE in Dover, DE and 88.1 WMHS in Wilmington. Or you can stream it live at delawarepublic.org. Plus, there's a rebroadcast Wednesday nights at 9pm.
Hometown Heroes Homey AwardsIt's Homey Award Season!
The 2023 Homey Awards ceremony will be Sunday August 6 at The Queen -- brought to you by Delaware Public Media and Gable Music Ventures.
The awards will be recognizing the best in local music from 2022. Voting will start soon to determine this year's nominees.
If you released music locally in 2022, click here to make sure it is included on the ballot and eligible to be nominated. Fill out the form by June 13. (No, you're not nominating yourself; you're just making sure your music is included in the nomination process in the proper categories.)
Jun 11: Cliff Hillis
Jun 11: Suzanne Lavine
Jun 18: Marc Ambrosia
Heard This Week (June 4, 2023):
- Marc Ambrosia - Gay and Proud
- Kenny Curcio - Jersey Shore
- Accidental Flowers - Perfume
- Little Fawn - Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)
- The Hooters - Why Won't You Call Me Back
- gnatcatcher - Season of Glass
- Erin Fox - Tired
- Accidental Flowers - What's a Girl to Do
- Sea Puppy - Look Out Below
- Jamie and the Guarded Heart - The Breakup Song
- Skin the Mantic - Children of the Grave
- Snowman Fight - Peter and the Monk
- Red Desert Motel - Rattle Down
- Dan May & Charlene Halloway - Sail Away
- Accidental Flowers - Home is the Blue House
- Jovon Newman - Mary-Go-Round
- Judah Kim - Radiate
- The Honey Badgers - Course Correct