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The 500 with Josh Adam Meyers counts down Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time with comedians, actors, and musicians.

The 500 with Josh Adam Meyers counts down Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time with comedians, actors, and musicians.

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United States

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The 500 with Josh Adam Meyers counts down Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time with comedians, actors, and musicians.

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English

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202-674-0775


Episodes

386: Steely Dan - Pretzel Logic - Jeff Cohen

1/13/2021
Jeff Cohen, star of the classic film Goonies turned entertainment lawyer, proclaims himself the world's #1 fan of jazz-rock fusion masters Steely Dan, cherishing every moment of their 1974 album Pretzel Logic. This episode is sponsored by Super Speciosa. Get 20% off your first order of Kratom here: http://getsuperleaf.com/500 Join The 500 Club on Patreon to get merch and watch videos every Wednesday: https://www.patreon.com/500podcast Watch videos on YouTube every Thursday:...

Duration:01:44:57

387: Wu-Tang Clan - Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) - Tom Segura

1/6/2021
Comedian Tom Segura offers high praise for the world-renowned hip-hop supergroup Wu-Tang Clan's 1993 debut album Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers). This episode is sponsored by Super Speciosa. Get 20% off your first order of Kratom here: http://getsuperleaf.com/500 Check out YMH Studios live stream of an epic 2 Bears 1 Cave: https://ymhstudios.com/livestream/ Join The 500 Club on Patreon to watch videos early every Wednesday: https://www.patreon.com/500podcast Watch videos on YouTube every...

Duration:02:11:26

388: The Indestructible Beat of Soweto - Jon Heder

12/30/2020
Actor Jon Heder finds an unexpectedly deep connection to the traditional South African pop of the 1985 compilation album The Indestructible Beat of Soweto. Join The 500 Club on Patreon to watch videos early every Wednesday: https://www.patreon.com/500podcast Watch videos for free on YouTube every Thursday: https://www.youtube.com/c/JoshAdamMeyers500podcast Follow Jon on Twitter: https://twitter.com/hederjon Follow Jon on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/hederjon/ Check Jon's YouTube...

Duration:01:52:54

389: Don Henley - The End of the Innocence - Alan Tudyk

12/23/2020
Actor Alan Tudyk faithfully accepts the cheesy veneer of Don Henley's soulful soft rock along with the passionate nostalgia for a bygone era found in his 1989 album The End of Innocence. Check out Alan starring in Syfy’s upcoming series Resident Alien (https://www.syfy.com/resident-alien) set to premiere on Jan 27th! Join The 500 Club on Patreon to watch videos early every Wednesday: https://www.patreon.com/500podcast Watch videos for free on YouTube every Thursday:...

Duration:01:45:46

390: The White Stripes - Elephant - Anthony Jeselnik

12/16/2020
Comedian Anthony Jeselnik effortlessly matches the cool hard mystique of The White Stripes' blistering blues rock in their 2003 album Elephant. Check out his podcast “Jeselnik & Rosenthal Vanity Project (https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-jeselnik-rosenthal-vanity-project/id1434904509) " which he hosts alongside his friend Gregg Rosenthal. Join The 500 Club on Patreon to watch videos early every Wednesday: https://www.patreon.com/500podcast Watch videos for free on YouTube every...

Duration:01:32:41

391: Jackson Browne - The Pretender - Bob Saget

12/9/2020
Comedian and actor Bob Saget wears his heart on his sleeve in honor of the emotionally raw rock 'n roll of Jackson Browne's 1976 album The Pretender. Join The 500 Club on Patreon to watch videos early on Wednesdays: https://www.patreon.com/500podcast Watch videos for free on YouTube every Friday: https://www.youtube.com/c/JoshAdamMeyers500podcast Follow Bob on Twitter: https://twitter.com/bobsaget Follow Bob on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bobsaget/ Check Bob's website:...

Duration:01:37:27

392: The Beatles - Let It Be - Joel McHale

12/2/2020
Actor and comedian Joel McHale explores the peerless perfection of a band on the brink of collapse that is The Beatles' final studio album: 1970's Let It Be. Watch Joel McHale in the new film Happily (https://tribecafilm.com/films/happily-2020) . Check out his after-show special of Netflix’s documentary series Tiger King, called “The Tiger King and I”, and the game show Card Sharks he hosts which airs Sundays 10 (9 Central) on ABC. Follow Joel on Twitter: https://twitter.com/joelmchale...

Duration:01:46:46

393: MIA - Kala - Ali Macofsky

11/25/2020
Comedian Ali Macofsky fully embodies the simultaneously ultra cool and thought-provoking aesthetic of rapper M.I.A.'s 2006 sophomore album Kala. Listen to Ali's podcast Resting Bitch: https://alimacofsky.com/podcast Follow Ali on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/notalimac/ Check Ali's website: https://alimacofsky.com/ Follow Josh on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joshadammeyers/ Follow Josh on Twitter: https://twitter.com/JoshAdamMeyers Follow Josh on Facebook:...

Duration:01:27:34

394: Randy Newman - Good Old Boys - Jordan Temple

11/18/2020
Comedian and writer Jordan Temple shows singular appreciation for satirical singer-songwriter Randy Newman's 1974 semi-concept album Good Old Boys. Check out Jordan on his website: https://www.jordantemplecomedy.com/ Follow Josh on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joshadammeyers/ Follow Josh on Twitter: https://twitter.com/JoshAdamMeyers Follow Josh on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/joshameyers Follow The 500 on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/the500podcast/ Follow The 500 on...

Duration:01:30:18

395: LCD Soundsystem - Sound of Silver - Wil Anderson

11/11/2020
Comedian Wil Anderson surrenders to the irresistibly dancy sadness of LCD Soundsystem's 2007 sophomore electronica effort Sound of Silver. Follow Wil on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/officialwilanderson/ Follow Wil on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/officialwilanderson/ Follow Wil on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Wil_Anderson Follow Josh on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joshadammeyers/ Follow Josh on Twitter: https://twitter.com/JoshAdamMeyers Follow Josh on Facebook:...

Duration:01:41:17

396: Roxy Music - For Your Pleasure - John Taylor

11/4/2020
Duran Duran (https://duranduran.com) bassist John Taylor pays all due respect to his new wave predecessors Roxy Music’s 1973 sophomore album For Your Pleasure. Follow Duran Duran on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/duranduran Follow Duran Duran on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/duranduran/ Follow Duran Duran on Twitter: https://twitter.com/duranduran (https://twitter.com/margaretcho) Follow Josh on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joshadammeyers/ Follow Josh on Twitter:...

Duration:01:33:37

397: 397 - Massive Attack - Blue Lines - Margaret Cho

10/28/2020
Comedian Margaret Cho (https://margaretcho.com/) flashes back to heady, drug-fueled days and sex-filled nights grooving along to trailblazing trip-hop artists Massive Attack (https://open.spotify.com/artist/6FXMGgJwohJLUSr5nVlf9X) ’s 1991 debut album Blue Lines (https://open.spotify.com/album/5mAPk4qeNqVLtNydaWbWlf?si=HR9_pzm-Tg-AMIzeipj44A) . Watch her new animated Netflix movie "Over The Moon (https://www.netflix.com/title/80214236) " with Ken Jeong, John Cho, and Sandra Oh. Check her...

Duration:01:22:31

398: 398 - ZZ Top - Eliminator - Billy Gibbons

10/21/2020
ZZ Top (https://www.zztop.com/welcome) guitarist Billy Gibbons breaks down exactly how his world famous blues rock band reinvented themselves with their 1983 album Eliminator. Email the show: 500podcast@gmail.com (mailto:500podcast@gmail.com) Go to the show website: https://the500podcast.com Follow Josh on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joshadammeyers/ Follow Josh on Twitter: https://twitter.com/JoshAdamMeyers Follow Josh on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/joshameyers Follow Billy F...

Duration:01:17:04

399: Tom Waits - Rain Dogs - Taylor Goldsmith

10/14/2020
Dawes (https://dawestheband.com/) frontman Taylor Goldsmith (https://www.instagram.com/taylordawesgoldsmith/?hl=en) revels in the beauty and the mania of experimental musician Tom Waits’ flawless 1985 album Rain Dogs (https://open.spotify.com/album/5bbb7E51zaDCuD85uLyFkK) . Listen to Dawes' new album 'Good Luck with Whatever' (https://t.co/2FOoqsjqAV?amp=1) . Check out Dawes' outdoor drive-in concert Saturday, October 17th at the City National Grove of Anaheim with 88.5 FM. Tickets are...

Duration:01:44:39

400: The Temptations - Anthology - Otis Williams and Harry Weinger

10/7/2020
The Temptations (https:/TheTemptations.com) founding member Otis Williams (https://facebook.com/TheTemptations) and producer Harry Weinger (https://twitter.com/HarryWeinger) bring their combined knowledge of the famed R&B group’s history to bear while examining its 1995 retrospective album Anthology. Get tickets to The Goddamn Comedy Jam live stream featuring Jim Jefferies, Tony Baker, Steve Byrne, The Sklar Brothers, Jamie Kennedy, and Adam Ray October 15th at The500Podcast.com...

Duration:01:42:56

401: Red Hot Chili Peppers - Californication - Big Jay Oakerson

9/30/2020
While any band with an album on the list obviously deserves respect and appreciation, some of these musicians can be extremely polarizing. Whether you consider them to be once-obnoxiously ubiquitous novelties or true genre blending artists, you probably have some opinion about alternative rock royalty the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Afterall, their 1999 album Californication is their most commercially successful to date selling over 15 million copies worldwide. Never one to shy away from sharing...

Duration:01:26:14

402: 402 - Nas - Illmatic - Tony Baker

9/23/2020
Some music just hits harder if you can see yourself in the lyrics and find a personal connection to the stories being told in the songs. Queensbridge’s brightest son Nas is unparalleled in the world of hip-hop when it comes to painting a gritty and distinctly raw picture of life in the New York City housing projects where he grew up. And so it’s not hard to understand why comedian Tony Baker was so drawn to the rapper, from the moment he first saw the music video for one of the single’s from...

Duration:01:56:41

403: Lynyrd Skynyrd - Josh Wolf

9/16/2020
Comedian Josh Wolf (https://www.comedianjoshwolf.com/) evokes the soulful simplicity and salt-of-the-earth songwriting epitomized by southern rockers Lynyrd Skynyrd (https://open.spotify.com/artist/4MVyzYMgTwdP7Z49wAZHx0) ’s 1973 debut album (Pronounced 'Lĕh-'nérd 'Skin-'nérd) (https://open.spotify.com/album/3THuBNp86ScbTXwpTmAbdw?si=M8hzP8_bTxu2-N2jeCxkHg) . CHECK OUT OUR SPONSOR: Sunset Lake CBD - Get 15% off when you use the code 'JAM500' here https://sunsetlakecbd.com/ FOR ALBUM HISTORY...

Duration:01:54:04

404: 404 - Dr. John - Dr. John's Gumbo - Harry Shearer

9/9/2020
Famed voice actor on The Simpsons, comedian, musician, and radio host Harry Shearer (https://harryshearer.com/) digs deep into the legend of one of New Orlean’s greatest singer-songwriters, Dr. John, and his 1972 album Dr. John’s Gumbo. CHECK OUT OUR SPONSOR: Sunset Lake CBD - Get 15% off when you use the code 'JAM500' here https://sunsetlakecbd.com/ FOR ALBUM HISTORY + NEW MUSIC INFLUENCED BY EACH ALBUM...CHECK OUT https://THE500PODCAST.COM

Duration:01:49:48

405: Big Star - Radio City - Jody Stephens

9/2/2020
Big Star founding member Jody Stephens looks back on the legacy of highly influential power pop he helped create, as immortalized in the band’s 1974 sophomore album Radio City. FOR ALBUM HISTORY + NEW MUSIC INFLUENCED BY EACH ALBUM...CHECK OUT https://THE500PODCAST.COM

Duration:01:19:55