Tag: perfect pop
Episode 365: Perfect Pop – The The
Andrew Toy, drummer for Piramid Scheme, makes his Perfect Pop selection, a prescient song by The The, off 1989’s “Mind Bomb” album.
Episode 364: Perfect Pop – Alvvays
Our friends from DC band Piramid Scheme join the podcast to talk about Perfect Pop. Guitarist Darrien Day makes the first selection, a peppy little tune from Toronto’s Alvvays.
Episode 313: Perfect Pop – Cory Branan picks The Animals, Beach Boys
Cory Branan not only makes Perfect Pop picks, he gives us a lesson in music theory. Songs by the Animals and Beach Boys.
Episode 312: Perfect Pop – JD McPherson picks Madonna, Beach Boys, Duran Duran
More celebrity Perfect Pop picks. JD McPherson (a rockabilly guy) blows our minds with his love of Madonna and Duran Duran. The Beach Boys pick is perhaps less surprising.
Episode 311: Perfect Pop – Nicole Atkins picks The Alan Parsons Project
Celebrity Week continues. Singer-songwriter Nicole Atkins makes her Perfect Pop pick, a 1982 hit by the Alan Parsons Project.
Episode 310: Perfect Pop – Tommy Keene picks The Beatles, Simon & Garfunkel
About a month before his passing, we conducted a long interview with power pop master Tommy Keene. At the end of the interview, we asked him to make a Perfect Pop pick. He choose songs by the Beatles and Simon & Garfunkel.
Episode 304: Echo Park Jimmy – Perfect Pop and 2017 Favorites
Fan favorite Echo Park Jimmy calls, and calls, and calls to get a lot off his chest. Including his Perfect Pop pick and some favorite songs from 2017. Plus, a celebrity sighting.
Episode 228: Perfect Pop – Little Feat
One more Perfect Pop pick. New friend Steve Sickels joins the party, and brings some Little Feat with him.
Episode 227: Perfect Pop – Built To Spill
Our friend (and awesome drummer from Night Streets) Bobby Padavick joins the Perfect Pop party. His selection is a recent song by veteran indie band Built To Spill.
Episode 226: Perfect Pop – The Beatles
We close out this Perfect Pop Week with a true classic. Our friend Mike Snider picks a pop standard by the Beatles.