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Episode 77: Teen Spirit

Thanks to Mayhaw Hoons for joining us on the show this week! Listen above, download here.

Topic:

  • Kurt Cobain: 20 years passed
  • What impact did Nirvana have on our lives?
  • Why did Nirvana break in the way that they did?
  • Would music be the same if the band had never existed?
  • Where would the band end up if Cobain didn’t die?

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Episode 53: Not Fade Away

Thank you to Mo Troper of Your Rival for coming on this week! You can listen up top, and download it HERE.

Topic:

  • The dearly departed: musicians who died too soon
  • What questions do they leave behind?
  • What would have happened if they had lived?
  • Who are the most tragic losses to date?
  • Do we over-glamorize these people?

Songs:

Bands Mentioned:

  • Mo Troper / Your Rival
  • Vince Clarke
  • Martin Rev / Suicide
  • Cevin Key / Skinny Puppy
  • Kanye West
  • Kendrick Lamar
  • Philip Glass
  • Soft Skills
  • The Moonshine
  • Katy Perry
  • Gwar
  • Iron Reagan
  • Whitechapel
  • Agalloch
  • Justin Bieber
  • Keith Moon / The Who
  • Kansas
  • Insane Clown Posse
  • Tony Lash / Heatmiser
  • Elliott Smith
  • Peter Ham / Tom Evans / Badfinger
  • Nick Drake
  • Beck
  • Darby Crash / The Germs
  • Chris BellBig Star
  • Buddy Holly
  • Frankie Lymon
  • Lorde
  • Kurt Cobain / Nirvana
  • Jimi Hendrix
  • Janis Joplin
  • Jim Morrison
  • Amy Winehouse
  • John Lennon / The Beatles
  • Billy Joel
  • Evan Dando / The Lemonheads
  • Kind of Like Spitting
  • Gotye
  • Mark Linkous / Sparklehorse
  • Thom Yorke / Radiohead
  • Cliff Burton / Metallica
  • Jeff Buckley
  • Stone Temple Pilots
  • Freddie Mercury
  • Brian Jones / The Rolling Stones
  • Weezer
  • Tyler, The Creator / Odd Future
  • Marc Bolan
  • Dimebag Darrell / Pantera
  • Brian Wilson / Carl Wilson / Mike Love / The Beach Boys
  • John Bonham
  • Richie Valens
  • Chubby Checker
  • Jason Molina / Songs:Ohia
  • David Bowie
  • Lou Reed
  • Ian Curtis / Joy Division
  • Barenaked Ladies
  • Michael Jackson
  • Shy Girls
  • James Blunt
  • Ellis Pinker
  • Errata Note
  • Rufus Wainwright
  • Lucy Wainwright Roche
  • Martha Wainwright
  • Loudon Wainwright III
  • Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks
  • Elton John
  • U2 / Bono / The Edge
  • Fringe Class
  • Adventure Galley
  • Wildcat! Wildcat!
  • Passion Pit
  • OK Go
  • Watain
  • Abiotic
  • The Zombies
  • KISS
  • Linda Ronstadt
  • Modest Mouse
  • Deep Purple
  • Yes
  • The Replacements
  • N.W.A.
  • The Eagles
  • Link Wray
  • Hall & Oates
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Episode 21: On The Side

Many apologies for the lateness, everybody. Moving is a hassle, and not having an internet connection ruins everything. Thanks as always to Will Baab for his gracious guest-hosting! Listen above, and right-click to download!

Topic:

  • Supergroups, solo projects, and side projects
  • Who are the best of these three categories?
  • How many bands/musicians succeed in overcoming their day job (i.e., the band that they are known for) when making music apart from that?

Songs Used:

Further Reading / Viewing:

Bands Mentioned:

  • Parenthetical Girls
  • KMFDM
  • Frightened Rabbit
  • The Twilight Sad
  • Morrissey
  • Leaves Russell
  • No Kind of Rider
  • James Blake
  • The Horrors
  • Ol’ Dirty Bastard
  • Kanye West
  • Lauryn Hill
  • Rodriguez
  • The Flaming Lips
  • Bono / U2
  • J Dilla
  • The Notorious B.I.G.
  • Atoms For Peace
  • Thom Yorke / Radiohead
  • Flea
  • Nigel Godrich
  • Scott Stapp / Creed
  • Eddie Vedder
  • Gwen Stefani / No Doubt
  • Brian Eno / Roxy Music
  • David Bowie
  • Trent Reznor / Nine Inch Nails
  • Mariqueen Maandig / Atticus Ross / Rob Sheridan / How To Destroy Angels
  • Maynard James Keenan / Tool
  • A Perfect Circle
  • James Iha
  • Mila Jovovich / Puscifer
  • Phil Anselmo / Rex Brown / Pantera
  • Down
  • Pepper Keenan / Corrosion of Conformity
  • Kirk Windstein / Crowbar
  • Jimmy Bower / Eyehategod
  • Broken Social Scene
  • The New Pornographers
  • Damon Albarn / Blur
  • Gorillaz
  • The Good, The Bad, & The Queen
  • Mike Patton / Faith No More
  • Fantômas
  • Rahzel
  • Wolfmother
  • Electronic
  • The Gutter Twins
  • Afghan Whigs
  • Screaming Trees
  • Wu-Tang Clan
  • Mad Season
  • Axl Rose / Slash / Guns ‘n’ Roses
  • Velvet Revolver
  • The Postal Service
  • Moby
  • Weird Al Yankovic
  • Snoop Dog / Snoop Lion
  • Craig Finn / Franz Nicolay / The Hold Steady
  • Iggy Pop
  • Ian Curtis / Joy Division
  • New Order
  • Paul McCartney / John Lennon / The Beatles
  • Wings
  • Lou Reed / John Cale / The Velvet Underground
  • Michael Stipe / Peter Buck / R.E.M.
  • Henry Rollins / Black Flag
  • Jello Biafra / Dead Kennedys
  • Kurt Cobain / Nirvana
  • Codeine
  • Jeff Mangum
  • Bruce Springsteen
  • Pearl Jam
  • James Dean Bradfield / Nicky Wire / Manic Street Preachers
  • Efterklang
  • Sigur Ros
  • Bright Eyes
  • Iron & Wine
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