Tag: XTC

  • Thumbnail for Episode 1204: Perfect Pop – XTC, James, Harry Belafonte

    Episode 1204: Perfect Pop – XTC, James, Harry Belafonte

    Two listeners and friends of the show make their Perfect Pop picks. Jesse from San Antonio tells us about songs by James and Harry Belafonte. Justice Fuller talks up a tune by XTC.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 984: XTC – ‘Black Sea,’ Side Two

    Episode 984: XTC – ‘Black Sea,’ Side Two

    Patrick and guest host The Bish continue their exploration of XTC’s 1980 album “Black Sea.” Today’s episode centers on Side Two.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 983: XTC – ‘Black Sea,’ Side One

    Episode 983: XTC – ‘Black Sea,’ Side One

    Patrick and guest cohost Dave Bishop (aka The Bish) examine XTC’s ‘Black Sea’ album, celebrating its 40th anniversary. Today’s episode is Side One, with Side Two coming tomorrow. (Jim is out for a bit.)

  • Thumbnail for Episode 876: Guest Episode – Time Signatures

    Episode 876: Guest Episode – Time Signatures

    Guest host B.J. Bonin gives us a lesson in unusual time signatures in rock music, with examples from XTC, Kitchens of Distinction, the Monkees, Broken Social Scene and more.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 382: Free Stuff – Jane’s CD Collection

    Episode 382: Free Stuff – Jane’s CD Collection

    It’s the Year of Free Stuff on Rockin’ the Suburbs. Today, Dan Gursky and his wife, Jane, donate a CD collection.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 119: Fan Mail Friday 9

    Episode 119: Fan Mail Friday 9

    We cull through the mounds of emails and social medias from the listeners and pick out a few choice comments. What other show covers air drumming, a lost record collection, whether Dan Auerbach copied another artist, a train to Toronto, Revolution Summer, Wyoming “bourbon,” Zima and Styx?

  • Thumbnail for Episode 30: Talkin’ Beach Slang

    Episode 30: Talkin’ Beach Slang

    Beach Slang plays loud, fast rock ‘n’ roll … and covers some great songs too. Jim & Patrick discuss.