Tag: Jasper Colt

  • Thumbnail for Episode 576: Rarities – Bob Mould, Paul Westerberg

    Episode 576: Rarities – Bob Mould, Paul Westerberg

    Jim shares some rarities from his collection (music that is unavailable or difficult to find on the streaming services). He starts with a song from Bob Mould’s underappreciated mid-’90s solo career, then plays a tune from an oft-overlooked Paul Westerberg album from 2002. (Recorded on the back deck, and featuring guest Jasper Colt.)

  • Thumbnail for Episode 575: Scott Walker and Ranking Roger, Rest in Power

    Episode 575: Scott Walker and Ranking Roger, Rest in Power

    Avant-garde musician Scott Walker died on March 22, 2019, at age 76. Ranking Roger of the English Beat died on March 26 at age 56. We pay tribute to both of these influential musicians. (Recorded on the back deck. Jasper Colt joins in.)

  • Thumbnail for Episode 574: Hal Blaine and Dick Dale, Rest in Power

    Episode 574: Hal Blaine and Dick Dale, Rest in Power

    Legendary session drummer Hal Blaine died on March 11, 2019, at age 90. Dick Dale, King of the Surf Guitar, died on March 16 at age 81. We pay tribute to these important figures in pop music. (Recorded on the back deck, with guest Jasper Colt.)

  • Thumbnail for Episode 115: Rockin’ the District with Helium and Royal Blood

    Episode 115: Rockin’ the District with Helium and Royal Blood

    The stars aligned, and Jim & Patrick went to separate shows on the same night! They recount their experiences at the Royal Blood and Helium concerts in Washington, D.C.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 74: Jasper Colt goes to Cuba

    Episode 74: Jasper Colt goes to Cuba

    Our friend Jasper Colt took a trip to Havana. He brought back some cigars (natch) to enjoy on the back deck, as well as a new appreciation for Cuban music.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 73: A Salty Salute to Robert Pollard and Guided By Voices

    Episode 73: A Salty Salute to Robert Pollard and Guided By Voices

    The new Guided By Voices release, “August By Cake,” is reportedly Robert Pollard’s 100th album (with GBV or as a solo artist or in side projects). That’s a lot of idiosyncratic indie rock. Jim & Patrick discuss, with special appearances by Jasper Colt and Slicing Up Eyeball’s Matt Sebastian.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 29: Songs to listen to while brewing (or drinking?) beer

    Episode 29: Songs to listen to while brewing (or drinking?) beer

    Crack open a cold one, sit back and hearJim & Patrick (and Mike Snider and Jasper Colt) respond to a listener request for a beer brewing playlist.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 26: Listeners weigh in on 2016 favorites

    Episode 26: Listeners weigh in on 2016 favorites

    The listeners respond to our series on favorite songs of 2016 with their own picks. Plus, a walk-on appearance by Jasper Colt!

  • Thumbnail for Episode 21: Instant reactions to the Lady Gaga halftime show

    Episode 21: Instant reactions to the Lady Gaga halftime show

    Join our Super Bowl party, in which we comment on the Lady Gaga halftime show. With special party guests: Mike Snider, Julie Snider and Jasper Colt.