Episode 131: What’s The Score?

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Thanks to Matt Singer and Michael Mannheimer for joining us this week! You can check out the episode above, or download it right here.

Topic:

  • Sports and music!
  • How and why do sports and music often intersect?
  • Which came first for us: a passion for music, or a passion for sports?
  • What bands are inextricably linked with the sports they’re fans of? What about sports-themed music?

Songs:

  • Ben E. King – “Stand By Me”
  • The Baseball Project – “They Played Baseball”
  • Spice Girls – “Spice Up Your Life”
  • Hot Chocolate – “You Sexy Thing”

Bands:

  • Ben E. King
  • Hot Chocolate
  • Todd Edwards
  • Cam’Ron / The Diplomats
  • Kisses
  • The Blow
  • Carrie Brownstein / Corin Tucker / Janet Weiss / Sleater-Kinney
  • Katie Harkin / Sky Larkin
  • THEEsatisfaction
  • Kurt Cobain / Nirvana
  • Yo La Tengo
  • The Baseball Project
  • Spice Girls
  • Ride
  • Ural Thomas & the Pain
  • Shy Girls
  • Kraftwerk
  • Ry Cooder
  • Buena Vista Social Club
  • Taj Mahal
  • Charlie Musselwhite
  • Shellac
  • Bono / U2
  • Sheryl Crow
  • Stephin Merritt / The Magnetic Fields
  • Speedy Ortiz
  • Wilco
  • Blur
  • Joan Baez
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