Tag: Johnny Cash

  • Thumbnail for Episode 1144: Kalamazoo Songs

    Episode 1144: Kalamazoo Songs

    Michigander Keith Jacobsen, a patron of the pod, gets to pick the topic. We discuss songs that reference Kalamazoo, including tunes by Glenn Miller, Bob Seger, Johnny Cash, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Primus and the Black Keys.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 802: Bond Themes

    Episode 802: Bond Themes

    Billie Eilish’s “No Time To Die” provides a springboard for a discussion of Bond movie theme songs. Tug Baker, Rob Gates and Kevin Goff join in the conversation.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 784: Crime Songs

    Episode 784: Crime Songs

    Our friend Nate Scott, co-producer of true crime podcast “The Sneak,” joins just to talk about criminal activity in music.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 718: At the Movies – Ken Burns’s ‘Country Music’

    Episode 718: At the Movies – Ken Burns’s ‘Country Music’

    Jim watched all 16 hours of Ken Burns’ ‘Country Music’ documentary series on PBS. He and Patrick discuss this impressive work with listener Nick Scalera, who also happens to work at PBS’ Washington DC affiliate WETA.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 709: Interview – Jesse Dayton, Part 1

    Episode 709: Interview – Jesse Dayton, Part 1

    We interviewed roots rocker Jesse Dayton backstage at City Winery in Washington DC. In this part of the interview, we talk about Jesse’s latest album of covers, “Mixtape Volume 1,” and his past work with Waylon Jennings and Johnny Cash.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 701: On the Road to Louisville with The Mr. Patty

    Episode 701: On the Road to Louisville with The Mr. Patty

    Patrick recently went to the Bourbon and Beyond Festival. Here are his dispatches from the drive from Falls Church VA to Louisville KY.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 297: Cocaine & Rhinestones, Part 1

    Episode 297: Cocaine & Rhinestones, Part 1

    Patrick traveled to Nashville and met up with Tyler Mahan Coe, host of “Cocaine & Rhinestones,” an amazingly detailed podcast about country music in the 20th century. In the first episode of this three-part series, Tyler talks about growing up in a musical family, playing in his father David Allan Coe’s band and getting in trouble.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 244: ‘Children Go Where I Send Thee’

    Episode 244: ‘Children Go Where I Send Thee’

    Part 2 in our Holiday Spectacular 2017. In this episode, we examine an old spiritual, “Children Go Where I Send Thee,” and its lasting appeal. (Including a version by Mr. Johnny Cash.)

  • Thumbnail for Episode 101: Covers part one – Johnny Cash does Soundgarden, Rachid Taha does The Clash

    Episode 101: Covers part one – Johnny Cash does Soundgarden, Rachid Taha does The Clash

    Covers Week on Rockin’ the Suburbs! We talk about some of our favorite songs interpreted by others, starting with re-done versions of Soundgarden and Clash tunes.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 98: Mary’s record collection

    Episode 98: Mary’s record collection

    Who doesn’t love talking about their record purchases? We discuss music acquired with very special guest Mary Nahorniak (longtime listeners will remember her contributions to the “old show”). Featuring music by the Beatles, Johnny Cash and Jenny Lewis.