The guys are joined by author Jonathan Evison to talk about the "Easy Rider" of the 80s generation...the soundtrack to "Fast Times at Ridgemont High." Plenty of tangents like eating pot pies, Casey Kasem, waffle stomping, Quarterflash, Oingo Boingo, and Wayne's disdain of Timothy B. Schmitt.
You can check out Jonathan's happenings at: http://jonathanevison.net/
Singer songwriter Michael McArthur joins the guys to talk about John Prine's 2018 release "Tree of Forgiveness." The guys talk with Michael about his beautiful 2019 release "Ever Green, Ever Rain" as well as other topics like Brandi Carlile, writing songs, great song titles, and kissing that girl on the tilt a whirl.
Catch Michael McArthur at www.michaelmcarthurmusic.com
The guys are joined by Northwest rocker Carrie Akre, former front woman of Hammerbox, Goodness, and The Rockfords. We talk track by track about Hammerbox's underappreciated 1993 release "Numb." Plenty of other discussion about creating music, the Smithereens, the second End Fest, Road Rash, sharing vocals, Mia of the Gits and Courtney Love. You can catch up on Carrie at carrieakrecreative.com and check out her podcast called "Between You and I."
The guys are joined by Erik Dennison of Orlando's best alternative rock program to discuss the 1986 soundtrack "Pretty in Pink." Plenty of other topics discussed including Corvette Summer, Hannah Harber and the Lionhearts Album Release Party, Catherine Wheel, the Church, being left of center, Y&T posters, the Rave-Ups and, of course, John Hughes. Catch Erik on Sunday nights on Real Radio 104.1 in Orlando. You can also find him:
The guys are joined by Nada Surf drummer Ira Elliot to discuss the "drummer's record" Reggatta de Blanc. Plenty of discussion about Stewart Copeland and plenty of other topics including Carl Palmer, "The Edge of Seventeen," Ranking Roger, winning a Rock Instrumental grammy, and Nada Surf covers.
Ben is joined by longtime friend and standup comic Jeff Johnson. The guys talk about one of their favorite bands and pick the 15 Essential Wilco songs. Plenty of other discussion including Edgar Martinez, the day that Michael Jackson died (and our Feist story), having patience, hummingbirds, Pete Holmes, and how our wives are saints. See Jeff's funny stuff on Twitter or Instagram @jeffmakesjokes
Ben and Wayne are joined by one third of Simply Three...bass violinist Nick Villalobos. The guys go track by track discussing Simply Three's latest album "Volume IV." Plenty of discussion about creating original music as well as covering famous artists like Queen, the Beatles and Bieber.