The listeners have spoken and we have listened... Wham! was requested and we finally fit Make It Big into our busy schedule. And we were not disappointed! Wham! only had three albums in the span of three years but they made their mark on the 80s Pop scene. Make It Big was their biggest album and do you want to know why? Well, join us for this episode as we have A LOT of fun with this album. Featuring: Hyper Specific! and our new segment... SLAPS or CRAPS!
IT'S WRESTLEMANIA WEEK!!! To celebrate, Benny and Tony brought along a couple of wrestling nerds just like us... Brandon Duncan and Dylan Hertel! We go decade by decade and break down some of our favorite entrance theme music! Come along and nerd out with us as we BODY SLAM the beginning of Wrestlemania Week!
Drugs, Sex, and Rock N Roll. Classic formula for an album right? Well, Blur decided to redefine what it meant and how it can build up and tear down a band. "13" is where you can find a tension filled album that showed every single struggle the band went through at that time. Come along with us as we take a look at this emotional roller coaster. Featuring our good friend, Chris Davis.
Fever333 may have delivered the most influential and most important album of 2019 and we are only three months into the year! "Strength In Numb333rs" hits you in the mouth from beginning to end. Passion, frustration and energy are just a few words to describe how this album and this band were built. Come along as we take an even deeper dive into Fever333.
The Oscars are coming up this weekend! So we thought it would be great if we talked about our favorite movie soundtracks! You like movies? You like music? Then get your ass in here! Plus! The gang has a special message for Randy Newman!
Love is in the air! Tony and Benny are lucky to have such wonderful S/O, so they decided to bring them on the show! Before that, they share with each other their favorite lovey dovey music! Get on in here and feel the love! <3<3<3
Benny and Tony go into unfamiliar territory with Creed's "Human Clay" Jump on board the Not Exactly Train and let us tell you why this album was definitely made for it's time! We greet any and all listeners WITH ARMS WIDE OPEN!!! ...ok that's enough Creed jokes.
Welcome to 2019! Not Exactly Radio has it's first guest! Our dear friend Kevin Gesme stopped by and took us off the rails with this episode about the live album featuring the Talking Heads. Have you seen "Stop Making Sense?" Well, let us tell you why you need to see this ASAP!
Hey! You are on vacation! And so are we with this easy going episode featuring nothing but Christmas songs! That's pretty cool! Did some of your favorites make the list? Or perhaps you are about to discover new songs with crazy background stories? We got you covered! HO HO HO! MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!
Episode 5 and feeling alive! Not Exactly Radio took a look at Tom Waits' 12th album Mule Variations. Some may consider Waits to be the best storyteller of ALL TIME, so it's no wonder what kind of stories you can dig up while listening to this 16 track adventure. Featuring the game: Hobo or Tom Waits Also: Overthinking with Benny K
Join Benny K and TJT on a trip into the dark world of Gallows with a 2009 album that could hold up today with what's going on in America. Even driven with heavy riffs, listeners cannot avoid the uneasy sad/angry feeling as they get through the album. This will put a fire under your ass.
Not Exactly Radio takes a look at the album Searching For A Former Clarity by Against Me! A concept album that had Benny K and TJT taking a deep dive into the mind of Against Me's front person, Laura Jane Grace.
Let us tell you a tale... Benny K and TJT break down the songs of the season! Get in here and listen to the break down of songs that you might hear around this time of year, along with some songs with spooky backgrounds...
Episode 1! Benny K has a soft spot for System of a Down so Tony panders to him and agrees to do the first episode about the album Toxicity. Tony may have pandered, but he also rediscovered how much this album slaps!