Episode 1541: Fan Mail: Lou Reed, John Lennon and Jeff from Menlo Park
We open up the correspondence bag today and find communiques about Lou Reed (Jason Goebel and George Mannes) and John Lennon (Tim Hoffman). Jeff from Menlo Park calls in to say he’s back on board (but loves “Going Down With the Ship”).
Episode 1540: Rest in Power: Tom Verlaine
Jim and Patrick discuss the legacy of Tom Verlaine, best known for his work with trailblazing 1970s band Television.
Episode 1539: American Band Madness: Preview Edition
We’re staging a 64-band tournament to determine the greatest American band. We kick-off the bracket with Selection Monday!
Episode 1538: Best of 2022 Day 15: Black Country, New Road, Yard Act, Orville Peck, Sudan Archives
It’s the final day of our January music countdown! Today, a couple of guys you might know (Jim & Patrick) give their picks for album and song of 2022.
Episode 1537: Best of 2022 Day 14: Airport 77s, Dot Dash, Harry Styles, The Weeknd
It’s the penultimate day of our January music countdown and today, Bud Verge and Intern Sam Lisker are at the controls.
Episode 1536: Best of 2022 Day 13: Momma, Sloan, Margo Price, Fontaines D.C.
We’re down to the final handful of picks in our annual January best of review. Justin Steiner and Mike Snider weigh in today with their 2022 best of picks, featuring Momma, Sloan, Margo Price and Fontaines D.C.
Episode 1535: Best of 2022 Day 12: Madison Cunningham, Well Wisher, The Cold Stares, Sumerlands
Best of 2022 Day 12 features BJ Bonin and Sunny Varney. They discuss (among others) Madison Cunningham, Well Wisher, The Cold Stares and Sumerlands.
Episode 1534: Best of 2022 Day 11: Orville Peck, Nora O’ Connor, Yoo Doo Right, Kevin Kinney
Our third and final week of Best of 2022 picks from our listeners starts with calls from Mackensi Crenshaw, Carl Anfenson and Harris King. They discuss music from Orville Peck, Nora O’ Connor, Yoo Doo Right and Kevin Kinney.
Episode 1533: Best of 2022 Day 10: Chronophage, Wild Pink, Yeah Yeah Yeahs
We wrap up the second week of listener picks for the best album and song of 2022. Today, Matthew Watton and Kevin Porter take the mic to discuss music from Chronophage, Wild Pink and Yeah Yeah Yeahs.
Episode 1532: Best of 2022 Day 9: Big Thief, Davila 666, Zach Bryan, Taimane
Enrique Cruz and Kurt Gallagher drop in today to give their picks for best song and album of 2022. They choose music from Big Thief, Davila 666, Zach Bryan and Taimane, all of whom are part of our January review of the best music of 2022.