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Episode 16: Stadium Rock

Alright, everyone! Here’s our Superbowl special of sorts – featuring a giant love-in about the *new* My Bloody Valentine album! Click HERE to listen/right-click to download!

Topic:

  • Stadium Rock
  • What bands do it the best, and which ones mess it up in the process?
  • Is there anything wrong with a band tailoring their sound to sound better in a large space?
  • Is there anything wrong with a band striving to play arenas?

Songs Used:

Bands Mentioned:

  • Kevin Shields / My Bloody Valentine
  • Jeff Mangum / Neutral Milk Hotel
  • Spiritualized
  • DIIV
  • The Horrors
  • Aphex Twin
  • Lawless Religion
  • Thom Yorke / Radiohead
  • Slint
  • Willy Mason
  • Hip Hatchet
  • Justin Timberlake
  • The Joy Formidable
  • David Bowie
  • Nick Cave
  • Tegan & Sara
  • Rivers Cuomo / Weezer
  • Beyonce
  • U2
  • Prince
  • Bruce Springsteen
  • Janet Jackson
  • Leonard Cohen
  • Bob Dylan
  • M83
  • The Killers
  • Muse
  • David Byrne
  • Chris Martin / Coldplay
  • The Black Keys
  • Arctic Monkeys
  • Nine Inch Nails
  • Crystal Castles
  • Arcade Fire
  • Mumford & Sons
  • Kings of Leon
  • Fun
  • Foster The People
  • The Beach Boys
  • KISS
  • Bon Jovi
  • Metallica
  • Led Zeppelin
  • Motley Crue
  • The Police
  • The Clash
  • Jack White
  • Insane Clown Posse
  • Julian Tricamo-Palmer
  • Ben Folds / Ben Folds Five
  • Bright Eyes
  • The Antlers
  • Bobby Gentry
  • The Knife
  • Kid Rock
  • The Helio Sequence
  • Talkdemonic
  • PSY
  • 2Pac
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EPISODE 8: Indulgences

Here we are, Episode 8! Click HERE to listen/right-click to download!

Topic:

  • Prog Rock, jam bands, and self-indulgence
  • When is this a good thing?
  • When is this insufferable?

Songs Used:

Our Picks:

Bands Mentioned:

  • Dave Brubeck
  • John Coltrane
  • John Cale
  • Art Alexakis
  • Patti Smith
  • Johnathan Richmond
  • Lou Reed
  • Nico
  • Nick Drake
  • Cass McCombs
  • How To Dress Well
  • Eliot Lipp
  • Sufjan Stevens
  • Jim Morrison / The Doors
  • Kurt Cobain
  • Bob Marley
  • Pink Floyd
  • Yes
  • Mars Volta
  • Tangerine Dream
  • Emerson, Lake, & Parlmer
  • Asia
  • King Crimson
  • Genesis
  • Tool
  • Phish
  • Dave Matthews Band
  • String Cheese Incident
  • Giraffe Dodger
  • Sonic Youth
  • Led Zeppelin
  • Geddy Lee / Rush
  • KISS
  • Mogwai
  • Battles
  • Codeine
  • Godspeed You! Black Emperor
  • U2
  • Paul McCartney / George Harrison / The Beatles
  • Bob Dylan
  • Rolling Stones
  • Arlo Guthrie
  • My Bloody Valentine
  • Radiohead
  • Philip Glass
  • John Cage
  • William Basinski
  • David Lovering / Pixies
  • Dinosaur Jr.
  • Sunn o)))
  • The Shins
  • Portland Cello Project
  • Beck
  • LCD Soundsystem
  • Bruce Springsteen
  • John Darnielle / The Mountain Goats
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