We get the best emails and voice messages from our listeners. And we like to share them with you. Today, an email about Van Halen and Valerie Bertinelli, plus a call about a number of topics, including new music from Bonny Doon and tube socks for Titus Andronicus.
Today’s Record Store Day tale comes from first-timer Scott Parks of Valparaiso IN. He picked up some special releases by Neil Young, Courtney Barnett, Uncle Tupelo and Wilco, plus a 7-inch with Kevin Morby and Waxahatchee covering Jason Molina.
Fear not, band nerds, you too can play on a rock song. Guest Dan Gursky, a French horn player, spins three famous tunes that feature that brass instrument. Also joining us in the basement this week is friend Kevin Goff.