Tag Archives: Bono

Episode 132: Dream Out Loud

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Thanks to Justin Kent for joining us this week! You can listen above, or download the episode right here. Topic:

  • U2!
  • Sophomore U2 superfan Justin Kent joins us for a discussion about our love of the band, where we started with their music, why it inspires such love from some people, but hatred from others.

Songs:

  • BB King – “The Thrill is Gone”
  • U2 – “When Love Comes to Town”
  • Father John Misty – “The Night Josh Tillman Came To Our Apartment”
  • The Late Show With David Letterman Theme

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Episode 123: The Cult of Personality

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Thanks to Joey Gerber for joining us this week! You can listen to the episode above, or download it right here.

Topic:

  • Musical personalities and personas
  • Who are some of the greatest musicians to, essentially, become someone else?
  • Are those personas an extension of the performer, or merely a gimmick?
  • What reason is there to adopt a persona?
  • What about artists who took on multiple personas during their careers?

Songs:

  • Blondie – “Call Me”
  • David Bowie – “Space Oddity”
  • Parliament-Funkadelic – “Can You Get To That?”
  • Sufjan Stevens – “Eugene”

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Episode 112: Festivus 3D: The Festivus Awakens

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Happy Festivus, everybody! Thanks to David Abravanel and Jacob Heiteen for celebrating with us! You can listen to the episode above, or download it right here!

Topic:

  • Festivus: the airing of grievance! This year, we discuss everything we hated about 2014, from terrible bands to horrible concertgoers to our least favorite trends in popular music.

Songs:

  • Whodini – “Friends”
  • Taylor Swift – “Welcome to New York”
  • Sicko Mobb – “Fiesta”
  • Michael W. Smith (ft. Bono) – “The Darkest Midnight”
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