Tag: ZZ Top
Episode 1314: Engineer Rusty Smith – Interview, Part 1
In a follow-up to yesterday’s episode, Sam and Josh Lisker track down audio engineer Rusty Smith, who worked on “Visions” by Tony Comer & Crosswinds. In the first part of the interview, they discuss Smith’s interesting career.
Episode 999: Fan Mail – Greatest American Bands
Listeners respond to an episode from April about the greatest American bands. New nominees include Green Day, Los Lobos, Metallica and ZZ Top.
Episode 846: Greatest American Bands
Who’s the greatest American band? In rock history, the UK is known for bands while the U.S. is where individual artists found fame. But Jeff Niebuhr, a patron of the pod who got to pick the topic, has some thoughts on stateside groups.
Top 19 Episodes of 2019
We laughed, we cried, we rocked. 2019 was an EPIC year for the pod. Relive the memories with us with this list of the most legendary episodes of the year.
Episode 754: Whiskey Week – Drinking Songs, Another Round
Jim and Patrick – along with party guests Rob Gates, Bud Verge and Mike Snider – pick some favorite drinking songs.
Episode 704: Bourbon and Beyond – Day 2 Recaps
Patrick talks with fellow music fans Scott Boyken and Billy McNeill about the highlights of the Bourbon and Beyond Festival in Louisville KY, including Robert Plant and Squeeze.
Episode 636: Summer Songs – Rolling Stones, Grateful Dead, ZZ Top, Super Furry Animals
We’re talking summer songs from the Greg Wilson Tiki Bar. Jim & Patrick make songs picks. So do Greg, plus Rob Gates and Kevin Spain.
Episode 601: ’80s Classic Rock – ZZ Top, Aerosmith, Heart and More
It’s a rapid-fire episode, as we compare and contrast examples of bands’ ’70s vs. ’80s sounds. Rob Gates and Kevin Goff join Jim (while Patrick is on vacation) to discuss ZZ Top, the J. Geils Band, Aerosmith, Heart, Chicago and Kenny Loggins.
Episode 136: Chevy Songs
Jim got a new car! Rest in power, Big Blue. In tribute to the passing of the gas pedal, we present a show all about songs that reference Chevrolets. Yes, that’s the show.