September 26, 2017
All music in this episode by Matthew Sweet.
- “I’ve Been Waiting” Girlfriend (Zoo Entertainment) 1991
- “Evangeline” Girlfriend (Zoo Entertainment) 1991
- “Hello” Tomorrow Forever (Honeycomb Hideout) 2017
- “Entangled” Tomorrow Forever (Honeycomb Hideout) 2017
- “Girlfriend” Girlfriend (Zoo Entertainment) 1991
This is Part 2 of our interview series with power-pop icon Matthew Sweet. For more information about him, check out the notes from Part 1. In this episode, we learn about Matthew’s special way of writing music and coming up with melodies. He also talks about recording music through ‘file sharing’ (he’s very tech-savvy). We hope you all are enjoying this very special interview series on the podcast so far!
FUN FACT: “Girlfriend” is ranked #11 on Rolling Stone Magazine’s ‘Greatest Animated Music Videos’ list. It joins the ranks of other videos by Gorillaz, Daft Punk and A-ha.