About the Show

Every Wednesday night from 8-9pm Big Heavy World presents Rocket Shop, our original local music radio hour. Hosted by Tom Proctor, Rocket Shop features Vermont artists from across the state, performing live in every genre and sharing their unique personalities and inspirations with listeners of 105.9FM The Radiator in Burlington. Listen on the radio, from the web site or subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or on Android! Rocket Shop is supported in part by an award from the BCA Community Fund.


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Rocket Shop North

Rocket Shop North was hosted 2016-2017 by Lucas Tabshey and Patrick Boccio in the Northeast Kingdom, Mondays 8-10pm on WWLR FM 91.5FM The Impulse, also streaming live. The Impulse is the radio station of Lyndon State College, broadcasting to all of Caledonia County, VT, and most of Coos County, NH with an output of 3,000 watts..


Live from the Fort

Beginning in January, 2016 Rocket Shop is honored to also broadcast the Vermont Public Radio concert series, ‘Live From The Fort,’ featuring many of Vermont’s best-known musicians. These short concert broadcasts begin approximately 7:40pm and conclude as ‘Rocket Shop’ begins.