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Unknown songs by great artists and great songs by unknown artists directly from our vinyl collections

Unknown songs by great artists and great songs by unknown artists directly from our vinyl collections
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Unknown songs by great artists and great songs by unknown artists directly from our vinyl collections

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English


Episodes

RSD Bonus Episode: An Interview with Chris Brown (Episode 23)

4/14/2018
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Record Store Day Bonus Episode! In this episode, Ryan and Joe ramble on (and on) with Chris Brown of Bull Moose, the inventor of Record Store Day. Chris recounts the rise of RSD, where it’s headed, and gives an insider perspective on record store coalitions. The three talk about some of their favorite releases past and present. Questions answered in this episode: Who is the Caretaker? Which Harry Nillson reissue is arguably the greatest release ever for Record Store Day? Who is...

Duration:01:49:05

Record Store Day - We Can Be Topical! (Episode 22)

4/12/2018
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In preparation for Record Store Day on April 21st, Ryan and Joe walk through the history of RSD. How did one email become the genesis of the biggest record buying day in the world? As always, Trivia and songs you need to hear. Stay tuned for a bonus episode featuring an interview with Record Store Birther: Chris Brown!

Duration:01:15:20

Record Store Day - We Can Be Topical! (Episode 22)

4/11/2018
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In preparation for Record Store Day on April 21st, Ryan and Joe walk through the history of RSD. How did one email become the genesis of the biggest record buying day in the world? As always, Trivia and songs you need to hear.

Duration:01:14:37

Finding the House of the Rising Sun (Episode 21)

3/29/2018
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Ryan & Joe break down the history of the song “The House of the Rising Sun”: how old is the song? Where did it come from? Is there a real House and, if so, where the heck is it? Has Eric Burdon ever not been a jerk? As always: Trivia and songs we want to stick in your craw.

Duration:01:08:31

Trucker Songs - The Music Behind the Hats (Episode 20)

3/15/2018
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Ryan and Joe haul on down the Highway Hi-Fi with the history of music made for big rig jockeys and their groupies. Hear how the music went from celebrating truckers, turning them into folk heroes of the road to unfairly relegating them to novelty song jokes. As always, Trivia and a chat about songs everyone should know better.

Duration:01:11:31

Broadside Magazine! (Episode 19)

3/1/2018
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This episode focuses on Broadside, the topical song magazine that influenced some of the greatest singer-songwriters of the 1960’s, including Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, and Nina Simone. We go on an imaginary road trip with John Darnielle, contemplate Hobbit Metal, and square dance with soul.

Duration:01:17:00

Recalling Scott Walker (Episode 18)

2/15/2018
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Ryan and Joe spend time discussing the evolution of the sounds inside Scott Walker’s head - as far as the ones he’s released to the public. Expect pleasant nightmares. Also, a very special Valentine’s trivia round from Ryan. And it wouldn’t bee a complete episode without four super-duper songs you may not already know.

Duration:01:07:27

Moogs and Thereminutia (Episode 17)

2/2/2018
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In this episode, Ryan and Joe recount the history of Electronic Mastermind Bob Moog and butcher his name several times along the way (Moog not Bob). Also, as always: songs you need to know and trivia!

Duration:01:16:18

Jesus Rock & Goofy Schlock - Private Press Records 2 (Episode 16)

1/18/2018
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Ryan & Joe dig deeper into the crates to find great Jesus Rock records, great Weirdo records, and great Jesus Weirdo records. A Venn Diagram of fantastic craziness. Plus four more private press gems. And Joe mixes up Ryan with a topsy-turvy edition of Anagram Trivia (AKA “Vagina Air Tram”).

Duration:01:34:22

Private Press Recordings & Tax Scam Labels (Episode 15)

1/5/2018
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Ryan and Joe give the finger to the mob and take on the world of private press records. From the goofy to the sublime to the sublimely goofy, private press records, in their heyday, were something to behold. This episode spends a lot of time talking about the career and influence of Paul Major, the preeminent “Real People” records guru. And, well, trivia, of course.

Duration:01:20:27

The Ballad of Tiny Tim (Episode 13)

12/14/2017
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Ryan & Joe attempt to tiptoe through and around the premature ejaculate that was a novelty career. Also: 4 more stupendous songs and trivia that will melt your mind, dude.

Duration:01:17:10

The History of Colored Vinyl (Episode 12)

11/30/2017
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Ryan & Joe take you through the story of how and when colored vinyl began so you can see it’s been more than just a marketing ploy for the past few decades. It’s been that for over 100 years. Also in this episode, 4 songs to pleasure your ears and trivia to pleasure your unmentionables.

Duration:01:12:22

Going to Georgia (Episode 11)

11/16/2017
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Ryan & Joe meet up in Georgia, a state where donkeys may not be kept in bathtubs. They discuss how and when folk art met college radio and both exploded across America. Also, four Georgia-themed songs featuring: a band you know using an alias and singing something you don’t; a song sampled by 90s staples Beck, the Beastie Boys and Oasis; a song Ryan & Joe covered and turned into a creepy dirge; and a song by a Georgia musician everyone should know and love. TRIVIA TRIVIA TRIVIA

Duration:01:06:20

33 1/3 Book Series (Episode 10)

11/2/2017
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Ryan & Joe talk about books about albums and unveil four more songs you may not know but should. Also, TRIVIA!

Duration:01:12:09

Halloween (Episode 9)

10/26/2017
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When played backwards listeners will hear a direct message from Satan. Also, they’ll get all of the trivia answers correct.

Duration:01:34:06

Nina Simone (Episode 8)

10/19/2017
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This episode is mostly about Nina Simone’s life and music. Find out which famous neighbors of hers she may or may not have played charades with and hear one of her strangest and best songs. Also, TRIVIA!

Duration:01:12:33

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