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Denzel Curry and The Internet

8/12/2018
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Denzel Curry stretches his reach with regards to both subject matter and sound on his latest album TA13OO. Can we hear any growing pains? The Internet received critical acclaim for their last album, but does Hive Mind live up to expectations? We discuss all this and more, including whether or not there are any good people besides Payton's mom and Phil Collins, censorship, and Mac Miller. HUGE shoutout to Chase for editing this episode. I am typing this well after we recorded it, so next week...

Duration:01:31:03

Hayley Kiyoko and Deafheaven

7/29/2018
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This week we talk about a different Expectations album. Does this one have more to offer from a pop music perspective? Ordinary Corrupt Human Love is the latest release from Deafheaven. Is it something more than the usual offerings of metal music? We discuss all this and more, including the usage of puns, Camila, and Wisconsin. Expectations was recommended by Brendan Hutchins. Check out his Twitter Stay up to date on new episodes and interact with us on Twitter Check out our snazzy website...

Duration:01:14:38

Death Grips, King Princess, and 070 Shake

7/22/2018
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This week we talk about Year of the Snitch, Make My Bed, and Glitter. Is Death Grips still making music up to their previous standard of quality? Does King Princess offer meaningful pop music? Can you stand listening to Glitter? We discuss all this and more with special guest Aaron Curry, including talking about artists finding a new sound, whether or not Mr. Brightside is a good song, and T.I. being talked about in top 5 discussions. Find Aaron's work on his website or follow him on...

Duration:02:00:04

Jay Rock and Bebe Rexha

7/15/2018
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Jay Rock's latest release, Redemption, is being hailed by some as album of the year. Do we agree? Bebe Rexha put out an absolutely amazing album and everyone definitely agreed on that. We also discuss what constitutes a fetish, the fanbase of various artists, and the future of streaming music. Stay up to date on new episodes and interact with us on Twitter Check out our snazzy website where we are adding content: TalkingAboutSinging.Podiant.Co Email us questions or suggestions at...

Duration:01:09:19

Nas and Jorja Smith

6/24/2018
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Nasir marks the fourth album with the Kanye backed production. Nas comes through with bars, but can he carry the entire album? Jorja Smith put out her debut album with Lost and Found, is it more than stereotypical R&B? We discuss this and more, including a discussion on politics and the death of XXXTentacion. Stay up to date on new episodes and interact with us on Twitter Check out our snazzy website where Brendan is adding content: TalkingAboutSinging.Podiant.Co Email us questions or...

Duration:01:06:08

Father John Misty and Leon Bridges

6/17/2018
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This week we turn our attention once again to the bleak songwriting of Father John Misty. Is the new direction he took a change for the better? Leon Bridges also switched up his sound with his latest release, replacing gospel with more of a focus on soul music. Does he have the same skill level with soul? We discuss all this and more, including such topics as bad internet connections, the Freshman XXL list, and Rich the Kid. Stay up to date on new episodes and interact with us on Twitter...

Duration:01:04:10

Kanye West and SAINt JHN

6/10/2018
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The increasingly concerning Kanye West released a more personal than usual album recently with Ye. Is it more than the random thoughts of a superstar? SAINt JHN is doing trap music, but is it unique enough to sound distinct? We discuss this and more, including a discussion about cancelled culture. Stay up to date on new episodes and interact with us on Twitter Check out the track by track review friend of the show James created: Ye Review Check out our snazzy website where Brendan is...

Duration:01:21:37

Pusha T and A$AP Rocky

6/3/2018
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This week we review Daytona and Testing. Is Pusha T worth all the hype? Is A$AP Rocky moving in the right direction? We discuss all this and more, including a discussion of the Drake and Pusha T diss. Stay up to date on new episodes and interact with us on Twitter Check out our snazzy website where Brendan is adding content: TalkingAboutSinging.Podiant.Co Email us questions or suggestions at TalkingAboutSinging@gmail.com Support us on Patreon Thanks for listening.

Duration:01:06:19

Favorite Albums of All Time

5/27/2018
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This week we discuss our personal favorite albums without Dylan. Stick around for larger discussions about religion. Stay up to date on new episodes and interact with us on Twitter Check out our snazzy website where Brendan is adding content: TalkingAboutSinging.Podiant.Co Email us questions or suggestions at TalkingAboutSinging@gmail.com Support us on Patreon Thanks for listening.

Duration:01:18:19

Flatbush Zombies, Panopticon, and Top Five Guest Verses

5/20/2018
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This week we discuss the latest releases of the Flatbush Zombies, Panopticon, and then list our top five guest verses. Are the Flatbush Zombies more than their parts? Is Metal still alive? Do we have any overlap in our top five verses? We discuss all this and more on this week's episode. Stay up to date on new episodes and interact with us on Twitter Check out our snazzy website where Brendan is adding content: TalkingAboutSinging.Podiant.Co Email us questions or suggestions at...

Duration:01:01:59

Royce, Rich The Kid, and Diplo

5/13/2018
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We are talking about Book of Ryan, The World Is Yours, and California. Listen to our reviews and hot takes now. We take a break in the middle for a discussion on This Is America. Also, Payton is dumb, but for search engine optimization reasons, that isn't going to be the title. Stay up to date on new episodes and interact with us on Twitter Dylan makes music and has Abelton racks for you: Dylan's Website Email us questions or suggestions at TalkingAboutSinging@gmail.com Support us on...

Duration:01:06:07

Post Malone and lojii

5/6/2018
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This week the group discusses beerbongs and bentleys by Post Malone and Lofeye by lojii. Does Posty grow enough as an artist from his past work? Is Lofeye a standout album from the underground? We discuss this and more, including the status of alternative music and whether or not Post Malone gentrifies R&B. Stay up to date on new episodes and interact with us on Twitter Read the tweets we talked about: James and Jon Dylan makes music and has Abelton racks for you: Dylan's Website Email us...

Duration:01:00:08

J. Cole and Nicolas Jaar

4/29/2018
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This week we discuss the record breaking album KOD by J. Cole. Does the message mesh well with the delivery? 2012-2017 was released under Nicolas Jaar's alter ego A.A.L. Is it an improvement from his earlier work? We also talk some Kanye news and Princess Nokia's new EP. Stay up to date on new episodes and interact with us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AboutSinging Email us questions or suggestions at TalkingAboutSinging@gmail.com Support us on Patreon:...

Duration:01:10:25

JPEGMAFIA, The Weeknd, and Until the Ribbon Breaks

4/22/2018
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This week we talk about Veteran, My Dear Melancholy,, and Until the Ribbon Breaks. Does Peggy offer something unique yet quality? Did Abel pull on our heart strings? Was the pretentiousness of UTRB distracting? We discuss all this and more, including how much we love Vince Staples. Get free Abelton racks and listen to the podcast on Dylan's new website DylanSchem.com Stay up to date on new episodes and interact with us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AboutSinging Email us questions or...

Duration:01:21:46

Kali Uchis, Jack White, and Mick Jenkins

4/15/2018
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This week we discuss Boarding House Reach, Or More; the Frustration, and Isolation with special guest Bea! Does Jack White still have an edge in guitar playing? Does Kali Uchis make a splash with her debut album? Does Mick Jenkins rank in top five rappers? We discuss this and more, including a bitter debate over Nicki and Cardi. Get free Abelton racks and listen to the podcast on Dylan's new website DylanSchem.com Friend of the show James wrote a review of Lil Xan at...

Duration:01:15:01

Lil Yachty, PRhyme, and Allan Rayman

4/1/2018
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With this season 2 opener the gang is back together discussing PRhyme 2, Lil Boat 2, and Courtney. Does Lil Boat have anything new left in him? Is PRhyme just a couple of old heads? Can Allan Rayman make you feel? We talk about all this and more on this week's episode. Read music reviews on TheCrateDig.com or follow Carter on Twitter Get free Abelton racks and listen to the podcast on Dylan's new website DylanSchem.com Stay up to date on new episodes and interact with us on Twitter:...

Duration:01:26:08

Top Five White Rappers

3/24/2018
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This week it is just Payton again. He reviews The Rise of Hobo Johnson, then decides on the top five best white rappers in the game. Will it include a Rhymesayers alum? A YouTube star? A non-white person? Find out on this week's episode. Stay up to date on new episodes and interact with us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AboutSinging Email us questions or suggestions at TalkingAboutSinging@gmail.com Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TalkingAboutSinging Thanks for listening.

Duration:00:43:19

Ranking Eminem's Albums

3/10/2018
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This week it is just Payton doing his best Bill Burr impression. He goes through and reviews 12 recent album releases to make up for lost time. In the second half of the show he ranks Eminem's discography because Brendan and Dylan couldn't tell him not to. Stay up to date on new episodes and interact with us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AboutSinging Email us questions or suggestions at TalkingAboutSinging@gmail.com Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TalkingAboutSinging...

Duration:00:46:11

Rich Brian and Justin Timberlake

2/11/2018
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Justin Timberlake has without a doubt created a new sound by blending genres, but is it good? Rich Brian has put out his debut album, but is he more than a viral video? We discuss this and more. Stay up to date on new episodes and interact with us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AboutSinging Check out a track by track review of Amen by friend of the show James: https://t.co/axfd6guPmJ Email us questions or suggestions at TalkingAboutSinging@gmail.com Support us on Patreon:...

Duration:01:09:43

Migos and Ty Segall

2/3/2018
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Migos are shaping the culture yet again, but is it in a good direction? Ty Segall has a unique sound, but is it worth listening to for an entire album? We discuss all this and more on this week's episode. Stay up to date on new episodes and interact with us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AboutSinging Check out friend of the show Belligerent Burg's Twitter: https://twitter.com/belligerentburg Email us questions or suggestions at TalkingAboutSinging@gmail.com Support us on Patreon:...

Duration:01:09:44