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Episode 162: Throwback Thursday

Mandatory Credit: Photo by Action Press / Rex Features ( 260608a ) THE CURE THE CURE - 1996




August 24, 2017



We have a PACKED episode of Rockin’ the Suburbs for you all today! Jim and Patrick get into the ‘Throwback Thursday’ mood by reminiscing on some fantastic musical memories. They are joined by Greg Wilson (at his Tiki House), Brandi Crawford and Jim’s wife, Katy.

FUN FACT: Lead singer of The Cure Robert Smith has a ‘fear of flying’ least that is what he told his record label. He created this phobia to try and minimize his touring obligations.

FUN FACT II: There have been a lot of cover versions of “Song from M*A*S*H (Suicide Is Painless)

FUN FACT III: In 1992, Manic Street Preachers covered the MASH theme for the NME 40th anniversary album Ruby Trax. Released as a single, it peaked at #7 in the UK.

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