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Patrick Foster and Jim Lenahan have a new podcast. Two (not so) ordinary family guys explore their lifelong obsessions with music. Come join us in the basement ... now 5 days a week!

Patrick Foster and Jim Lenahan have a new podcast. Two (not so) ordinary family guys explore their lifelong obsessions with music. Come join us in the basement ... now 5 days a week!
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United States

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Patrick Foster and Jim Lenahan have a new podcast. Two (not so) ordinary family guys explore their lifelong obsessions with music. Come join us in the basement ... now 5 days a week!

Twitter:

@suburbspod

Language:

English

Contact:

202-714-6707


Episodes

456: Novelty Songs - 'Witch Doctor,' 'Pencil Neck Geek'

10/19/2018
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We conclude this little novelty song string with two bizarre selections. Chris Wadsworth (filling in for Patrick) plays "Witch Doctor" by David Seville (later of Alvin and the Chipmunks fame), and Jim plays "Pencil Neck Geek" by wrestler Fred Blassie (later of Andy Kaufman fame). Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the...

Duration:00:18:07

455: Novelty Songs - 'Convoy,' 'Time Warp'

10/18/2018
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More novelty songs, as Chris Wadsworth sits in for Patrick. Jim plays "Convoy" by C.W. McCall, and Chris plays "Time Warp" from "Rocky Horror Picture Show." Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple Podcasts/iTunes and share it with your friends. Find us on the web at SuburbsPod.com Email Jim & Patrick at...

Duration:00:20:59

454: Novelty Songs - 'Mr. Jaws,' 'King Tut'

10/17/2018
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Chris Wadsworth joins the podcast (Patrick Foster is out for a few days). We talk about novelty songs, both based on '70s pop culture. Chris plays "Mr. Jaws" by Dickie Goodman. Jim plays "King Tut" by Steve Martin and the Toots Uncommon. Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple Podcasts/iTunes and share it...

Duration:00:20:42

453: Liz Phair

10/16/2018
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Patrick is out for the rest of the week, but Jim hung out with Mike Snider and Phil Ingrassia to talk about the Liz Phair concert they went to see together. Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple Podcasts/iTunes and share it with your friends. Find us on the web at SuburbsPod.com Email Jim & Patrick at...

Duration:00:19:31

452: Fan Mail - Mixtapes, Margo Price, Neil Young, John Prine

10/15/2018
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We love free stuff! And listener Scott Parks really delivered, sending us a box of cassettes and a 45!! Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple Podcasts/iTunes and share it with your friends. Find us on the web at SuburbsPod.com Email Jim & Patrick at rock@suburbspod.com Follow us on the Twitter, Facebook...

Duration:00:21:24

451: Public Enemy - 'It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back'

10/12/2018
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More album anniversaries! Today we discuss a monumental record, Public Enemy's "It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back," released in 1988. Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple Podcasts/iTunes and share it with your friends. Find us on the web at SuburbsPod.com Email Jim & Patrick at...

Duration:00:24:05

450: Devo - 'Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo!'

10/11/2018
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Forty years ago, Devo released its debut album. And it still sounds great today! Maybe better. Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple Podcasts/iTunes and share it with your friends. Find us on the web at SuburbsPod.com Email Jim & Patrick at rock@suburbspod.com Follow us on the Twitter, Facebook or...

Duration:00:23:03

449: The Byrds - 'Sweetheart of the Rodeo'

10/10/2018
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It's album anniversary time. Fifty years ago, the Byrds, with new member Gram Parsons, released one of the most spectacularly strange albums of all time, "Sweetheart of the Rodeo." Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple Podcasts/iTunes and share it with your friends. Find us on the web at SuburbsPod.com...

Duration:00:25:04

448: Book Nook - Pink Floyd

10/9/2018
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Patrick has some more book reports: "Inside Out: A Personal History of Pink Floyd" by Nick Mason with Phillip Dodd and "Comfortably Numb: The Inside Story of Pink Floyd" by Mark Blake. Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple Podcasts/iTunes and share it with your friends. Find us on the web at...

Duration:00:19:46

447: Book Nook - Lovin' Spoonful

10/8/2018
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Patrick reports on a book he just read: "Do you Believe in Magic? The Story of the Lovin' Spoonful" by Simon Wordsworth. Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple Podcasts/iTunes and share it with your friends. Find us on the web at SuburbsPod.com Email Jim & Patrick at rock@suburbspod.com Follow us on the...

Duration:00:19:41

446: Fan Mail - Norwegian Festival, Amanda Shires, Local H

10/5/2018
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Three listener calls today! All about recent concerts: Jo Fleischer went to a rock festival in Norway, Tom Neuerburg saw Amanda Shires in California and Kevin Bartlett saw Local H in Ohio. Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple Podcasts/iTunes and share it with your friends. Find us on the web at...

Duration:00:17:46

445: Fan Mail - Aretha Franklin, Bettye LaVette

10/4/2018
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Another call to the Suburban Party Line. Kevin Clement calls to recommend two cover songs: Aretha Franklin's take on a classic by The Band and Bettye LaVette's interpretation of a great song by The Who. Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple Podcasts/iTunes and share it with your friends. Find us on the...

Duration:00:18:50

444: Fan Mail - 'Sleepwalk'

10/3/2018
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It's time to answer the Suburban Party Line. Jeff from Kansas City calls in to tell us a story of how he rediscovered that great song he once heard. It was "Sleepwalk" by Santo & Johnny, via a Jeff Beck cover on the "Porky's Revenge" soundtrack. Wait, what? Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple...

Duration:00:12:55

443: September New Music - Pip Blom, Guerilla Toss, Petal

10/2/2018
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In September, Jim was digging new music by Dutch singer Pip Blom and New York's Guerilla Toss, plus a Tom Petty cover by Petal. Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple Podcasts/iTunes and share it with your friends. Find us on the web at SuburbsPod.com Email Jim & Patrick at rock@suburbspod.com Follow us on...

Duration:00:22:18

442: September New Music - Spiritualized, Pig Destroyer, Ezra Furman

10/1/2018
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Patrick goes first on the new music from last month. He's been digging the beauty of Spiritualized and the intensity of Pig Destroyer. Plus, a cover of a Vampire Weekend song by Ezra Furman. Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple Podcasts/iTunes and share it with your friends. Find us on the web at...

Duration:00:17:58

441: Rarities - Buckingham Nicks

9/28/2018
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Listener Mike Wagner's contribution to our rarities episodes is the long lost album by Buckingham Nicks. So bizarre that this record has never been reissued. Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple Podcasts/iTunes and share it with your friends. Find us on the web at SuburbsPod.com Email Jim & Patrick at...

Duration:00:17:26

440: Rarities - 'A Canadian Alternative ‘92'

9/27/2018
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Listener Gerald Chyzenski of Mississauga, Ontario, tells us about a rarity in his collection: a compilation album called "A Canadian Alternative' 92." Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple Podcasts/iTunes and share it with your friends. Find us on the web at SuburbsPod.com Email Jim & Patrick at...

Duration:00:16:50

439: Rarities - Elephant

9/26/2018
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Listener BJ Bonin of St. Paul MN writes in to tell us about his love of Elephant, an obscure '90s power pop band from Albuquerque NM. Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple Podcasts/iTunes and share it with your friends. Find us on the web at SuburbsPod.com Email Jim & Patrick at rock@suburbspod.com Follow...

Duration:00:17:37

438: Live Show - Matt Holubowski, Part 2

9/25/2018
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Part 2 of our live show with Matt Holubowski. More interview. More live music. Plus, the debut of the Bag of Questions. From Jammin' Java in Vienna VA. Buy Matt Holubowski's music at https://matt-holubowski.bandcamp.com Follow Matt on Twitter @mattholubowski Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple...

Duration:00:29:13

437: Live Show - Matt Holubowski, Part 1

9/24/2018
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Rockin' the Suburbs Live! From Jammin' Java in Vienna VA. Featuring French Canadian folk singer Matt Holubowski. Interview + live performance. Oui, oui. Buy Matt Holubowski's music at https://matt-holubowski.bandcamp.com Follow Matt on Twitter @mattholubowski Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at SuburbsPod.com. Please rate/review the show on Apple...

Duration:00:30:59