Tag: Peter Nordgren
Episode 1525: Best of 2022 Day 2: The Sadies, Space Panther, Todd Rundgren, Lissie
Our annual best of 2022 series enters its second day with contributions from Bob Peterson and Peter Nordgren. We’ll hear music from The Sadies, Space Panther, Todd Rundgren and Lissie.
Episode 1362: What Was First: Rhino Records
An email from beautiful Cornucopia, Wisconsin leads us to investigate the first release on Rhino Records. The story will take us back to Westwood, California and touch on buying records at flea markets, Hassle the Salesman Day and even include a number one single.
Episode 1339: Fan Mail – Squeeze, R.E.M., Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, and More
We address more listener correspondence, from Peter Nordgren, Bud Verge, Enrique Cruz and Kevin Clement. Matt Windeler fills in for Patrick.
Episode 1277: 2021 Favorites – Low, Sharon Van Etten and Angel Olsen, Motrik, Sierra Ferrell
Listeners Harris King, Urb Fernandez and Peter Nordgren share their favorite music of 2021, and all three pick the same song, by Sharon Van Etten and Angel Olsen. As for favorite albums, Harris goes with “Moon” by Motrik, Urb likes “Long Time Coming” by Sierra Ferrell and Peter talks up “Hey What” by Low.
Episode 1272: Guest Episode – Mick Jones in America
Peter Nordgren fills in for Jim & Patrick and talks about The Clash’s Mick Jones and his connection to the Upper Midwest.
Episode 1256: Fan Mail – Los Lobos, Old Radio Stations
More listener correspondence. Scot Isom calls in to talk about Los Lobos. Kevin Clement and Peter Nordgren address old radio stations. And BJ Bonin shares a song from his band Demolition Means Progress called “Radio.”
Episode 1128: Fan Mail – Sam Llanas, Molchat Doma
Listener Clay Cochran calls in to share music by Russian band Molchat Doma, and Peter Nordgren turns us on to new music by former Bodean Sam Llanas.
Episode 1032: 2020 Favorites – Chloe x Halle, Bill Callahan, Bye Bye Blackbirds, Blitzen Trapper
Day 10 of our 2020 listener series. Peter Nordgren talks up Chloe x Halle. Greg from Poland tells us about Bill Callahan and Blitzen Trapper (and bears). And Walt Falconer likes the Bye Bye Blackbirds (yep).
Episode 513: 2018 Favorites – Kacey Musgraves, Ozark Mountain Daredevils
It’s a country-tinged episode of our 2018 listener favorites series. Eric from suburban Philadelphia picks “Golden Hour” by Kacey Musgraves, and Peter Nordgren of Cornucopia WI recommends “Off the Beaten Path” by the Ozark Mountain Daredevils.
Episode 503: Fan Mail – Greg Kihn Band
We read a couple of listener emails about local connections – from Brian Case of Harrisburg PA and Peter Nordgren of Cornucopia WI. Peter turns us on to a plaintive song by Greg Kihn Band.