Episodes

  • Thumbnail for Episode 64: Television’s ‘Marquee Moon’

    Episode 64: Television’s ‘Marquee Moon’

    We missed the 40th anniversary of a great, great album by about two months. But Television’s “Marquee Moon” is so great that we couldn’t go without commenting on it. (Nate Scott Week, featuring Nate Scott, continues.)

  • Thumbnail for Episode 63: Soccer songs

    Episode 63: Soccer songs

    The beautiful game inspires beautiful music. OK. With special guest, and former college soccer player, Nate Scott.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 62: Jammin’ on Jeff Rosenstock

    Episode 62: Jammin’ on Jeff Rosenstock

    We revisit our love of the music of Jeff Rosenstock. His album “Worry.” was a real find in 2016. And who led us to it? Our friend Nate Scott, who ranked it as the best album of the year.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 61: There’s a new Spoon album and of course, it’s great

    Episode 61: There’s a new Spoon album and of course, it’s great

    Spoon has a new album out called “Hot Thoughts.” And so we present our thoughts about this Austin indie band. Featuring good friend Nate Scott.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 60: Fan Mail Friday 2

    Episode 60: Fan Mail Friday 2

    This week’s Fan Mail Friday includes listener correspondence about the Men, Thin Lizzy, Buddy Holly, Ride, the Neville Brothers and more.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 59: Music we try to get our kids to listen to

    Episode 59: Music we try to get our kids to listen to

    What parents don’t try to get the kids to like their music? Sometimes it works, but not usually. Friends Kevin Goff and Dan Gursky join the show and discuss this phenomenon with Jim & Patrick.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 58: The Bangles

    Episode 58: The Bangles

    The only CD our friend Dan Gursky owns is a bargain-bin Bangles greatest hits. We discuss. That’s a show.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 57: The Athens scene

    Episode 57: The Athens scene

    Few music scenes seemed as vibrant as Athens GA in the 1980s. Friend Kevin Goff talks about his experiences there, plus the whole gang discusses the documentary “Athens GA Inside/Out” and some of the great bands that emerged from that college town.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 56: Rockin’ the French Horn

    Episode 56: Rockin’ the French Horn

    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.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 55: The Jesus and Mary Chain release a new album

    Episode 55: The Jesus and Mary Chain release a new album

    A beloved alternative band from back in the day, The Jesus and Mary Chain release their first album in 19 years. Jim & Patrick discuss this perhaps-underappreciated band.