Nick Scalera, a patron of the pod, picks the topic. We discuss the career of a band you should know, the Chameleons (aka Chameleons UK).
Eric Lohrenz of Lincoln IL, a patron of the pod, picked the topic. We discuss cool music from Africa, by Udokotela Shange Namajaha, Konono No. 1, Tinariwen and Mdou Moctar.
Noah Crane of New Hampshire, a new patron of the pod, wants to talk about Counting Crows. And so we oblige.
A rambling discussion about nominees to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Listener Mike Snider chose the topic as part of our patron series.
Our friend Nate Scott, co-producer of true crime podcast “The Sneak,” joins just to talk about criminal activity in music.
We wrap up the 2019 Favorites series with our picks. Guest Nick Scalera goes with Armstrong and Aldous Harding. Jim showcases Beabadoobee and Mandolin Orange. And Patrick treats us to Sundara Karma and 75 Dollar Bill.
Three calls today about 2019 favorites. Corey tells us about Pile. Kevin Goff talks up Sego. And Eric Lohrenz touts New Pornographers. Plus, a playout song by Intern Sami’s favorite, Cherry Glazerr.
Two listener calls today with 2019 favorites. Walt Falconer of parts unknown tells us about Tom Russell. And Michael from D.C. gives us a rundown of great music, including Lower Dens, Fruit Bats and Aldous Harding. (Nick Scalera joins Jim and Patrick in the basement.)
More listener favorites from 2019! Paul Trap of Nebraska tells us about Control Top and Space Skull. Trip Bakun of Oregon goes with Sunflower Bean. Ken Wadsworth of Kentucky digs Sam Fender. And Gerald Chyzenski of Ontario shares Reuben and the Dark.