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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 onĀ 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 117: American Beauty

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Thank you to Jacob Heiteen, Todd Gleason, and Eric Robison for joining us this week! You can give this episode a listen above, or download it right here!

Topic:

  • 50 years of The Grateful Dead!
  • Where did our guests start with the band? How many times have they seen them?
  • What appeal does the band have for them, and their musical style?
  • What were some of the staples of the Grateful Dead’s live shows?
  • Where should the uninitiated start with the Dead?

Songs:

  • Marilyn Manson – “Devil Underneath my Feet”
  • Grateful Dead – “Scarlet Begonias”
  • Grateful Dead – “Alligator”
  • Animal Collective – “What Would I Want? Sky”

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Episode 58: The People Vs. Faces on the Radio

Thank you to Michele Ari for joining us on this episode! You can listen at the top, and download it right HERE.

Topic:

  • Censorship in music (and other art)
  • Is censorship a necessary evil?
  • Should we have a better way to restrict questionable music, like those placed on movies, TV, and video games?
  • What does censorship look like in other countries?
  • Does the Parental Advisory sticker make you want to buy the album even more?

Songs:

  • U2 – “Ordinary Love”
  • Prince – “Darling Nikki”
  • Michele Ari – “Uncharted Territory”

Bands Mentioned:

  • Michele Ari
  • U2
  • Johnny Marr
  • Stone Roses
  • Rolling Stones
  • Bob Dylan
  • The Band
  • Joni Mitchell
  • Trent Reznor / Nine Inch Nails
  • Bill Callahan
  • Lou Reed / Velvet Underground
  • Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks
  • Alejandro Escovedo
  • Johnny & the Bells
  • Meat Puppets
  • Beach Boys
  • Kurt Cobain / Nirvana
  • Wire
  • Helmet
  • Robert Plant
  • Patti Smith
  • James Blake
  • Mick Turner
  • Rufus Wainwright
  • Lucy Wainwright Roche
  • Neurosis
  • Profcal
  • Chris Hillman / The Byrds
  • Flying Burrito Brothers
  • KMFDM
  • Split Squad
  • The Fleshtones
  • Blondie
  • Explosions in the Sky
  • Kanye West
  • Lisa Fischer
  • Philip Glass
  • Tragedy
  • Kevin Barnes / of Montreal
  • Prince
  • Twisted Sister
  • Motley Crue
  • Madonna
  • King Diamond / Mercyful Fate
  • Eminem
  • Frank Zappa
  • Dee Snider
  • John Lennon / Paul McCartney / George Harrison / The Beatles
  • Rob Zombie
  • Metallica
  • Nick Lowe
  • Obie Trice
  • Howe Gelb
  • Norfolk & Western
  • Typhoon
  • Eddie Vedder / Pearl Jam
  • Mudhoney
  • AC/DC
  • Chris Cornell / Audioslave
  • Tom Morello
  • Robin Pecknold
  • Ed Droste / Grizzly Bear
  • Courtney Love
  • John Bon Jovi / Bon Jovi
  • Van Halen
  • Menomena
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