Tag: Barret Ries

  • Thumbnail for Episode 1384: May New Music Mini-Blast, Part 2

    Episode 1384: May New Music Mini-Blast, Part 2

    In part two of our new music Mini-Blasts series, Liam McIndoe, Barret Ries and Kurt Gallagher share their picks. They chose music from …And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Dead, Troy Kingi, Soccer Mommy and Zach Bryan.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 1175: Talkin’ About the Descendents

    Episode 1175: Talkin’ About the Descendents

    Barret Ries, a patron of the pod, gets to pick the topic. We discuss Southern California punk band the Descendents.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 1154: 1993 – Radiohead, Cranberries, The The, Screeching Weasel

    Episode 1154: 1993 – Radiohead, Cranberries, The The, Screeching Weasel

    Barret Ries, a patron of the pod, gets to pick the topic. We discuss his favorite albums of 1993, by Screeching Weasel, The The, Radiohead and the Cranberries.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 1106: New Music – Same Eyes

    Episode 1106: New Music – Same Eyes

    Barret Ries, a patron of the pod, gets to pick the topic. We discuss the modern new wave sounds of Michigan band Same Eyes.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 930: Somasonic – Interview

    Episode 930: Somasonic – Interview

    Barret Ries, a patron of the pod, picks the topic. He invites some old friends from Ohio rock band Somasonic to talk, via Zoom, about their ’90s regional success, receiving a cease-and-desist order from Semisonic, and getting the band back together a couple of decades later.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 884: Meet Cody Piper

    Episode 884: Meet Cody Piper

    Cody Piper, a young singer-songwriter from the Pittsburgh suburbs, joins the show to discuss his music. We even play a full song, “It’s Only You,” at the end of the episode. (This appearance is brought to you by Barret Ries, a patron of the pod.)

  • Thumbnail for Episode 851: Perfect Pop – AC/DC, Shuggie Otis

    Episode 851: Perfect Pop – AC/DC, Shuggie Otis

    More Perfect Pop! Jim picks AC/DC. Listener Barret Ries goes with Shuggie Otis.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 825: Jenn Champion – An Appreciation

    Episode 825: Jenn Champion – An Appreciation

    Barret Ries, a patron of the pod, picks the topic. We discuss the work of Jenn Champion, aka Jenn Ghetto, aka S. She also was a member of the band Carissa’s Wierd. You will dig this music.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 762: Bands We Broke Up With

    Episode 762: Bands We Broke Up With

    Barret Ries, a patron of the pod, gets to pick the topic. We connect via FaceTime and discuss bands that we have broken up with – meaning we used to have a strong relationship with them, but feelings have diminished over time.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 609: Perfect Albums – U2, Ween, Prince, R.E.M., The Stooges

    Episode 609: Perfect Albums – U2, Ween, Prince, R.E.M., The Stooges

    It’s Guest Star time! Barret Ries of Pittsburgh joins via Skype. As a patron of the pod, he picks the topic: Perfect albums that you must listen to in order, start to finish. Featuring U2, Ween, Prince, R.E.M. and The Stooges.