Music Raygun

Talk Show Replays

Each episode of Music Raygun explores a different musical artist, topic or concept. Hosts Paul Ciampanelli and Kirk Pynchon watch and discuss related music videos, TV clips, commercials, interviews and other pop-culture ephemera on YouTube.

Location:

United States

Description:

Each episode of Music Raygun explores a different musical artist, topic or concept. Hosts Paul Ciampanelli and Kirk Pynchon watch and discuss related music videos, TV clips, commercials, interviews and other pop-culture ephemera on YouTube.

Twitter:

@MusicRaygun

Language:

English

Contact:

401-330-6913


Episodes

122: Soul

1/30/2023
In this episode, Kirk and Paul talk soul music from the '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s and '10s, because the soul is truly eternal.

Duration:01:27:39

Miniepisode: Where Dey From?

1/23/2023
In this episode, Kirk and Paul play games.

Duration:00:33:33

121: Grab Bag XII

1/16/2023
Normally, each episode of "Music Raygun" has a specific topic, but every 10 episodes or so, it's an unthemed grab bag episode. This is one of those. It's the 12th one.

Duration:01:22:46

Miniepisode: Capitalism Is Poison and Brand Loyalty Is Nothing

1/9/2023
This week, Kirk and Paul talk about seltzer and music. Also, there's a new twist in the ongoing music trivia quiz.

Duration:00:27:52

120: Atlanta

1/2/2023
In this episode, Kirk and Paul talk about some of the musical artists who come from Atlanta, Georgia.

Duration:01:21:51

Miniepisode: You Know What Supersonic Is

12/26/2022
In this episode, Kirk and Paul discuss seltzer flavors, candy from Texas, and The Ringer's 101 best LA rap songs.

Duration:00:31:24

119: Happy Holidays III

12/19/2022
In this episode, Kirk and Paul celebrate a very "Music Raygun" Christmas for the first time in four years, with holiday cheer from Snoop Dogg, the Waitresses, the Magnetic Fields, Jazz Emu and many more. Happy holidays, everyone!

Duration:01:09:01

Miniepisode: Target Music

12/12/2022
In this episode, Kirk and Paul eulogize Christine McVie from Fleetwood Mac and Bob from "Sesame Street," then go through their Spotify Wrapped lists for 2022. Finally, Kirk fights like a wombat to hold onto his winning streak in the music trivia quiz.

Duration:00:48:32

118: B-Sides IX

12/5/2022
In this episode, Kirk and Paul wrap up the ninth season of the podcast with a look back at the various episode topics from the past six months, watching one new clip from each topic.

Duration:01:17:25

Miniepisode: It's Nonsense, But It's Real

11/28/2022
In this episode, Kirk and Paul talk Swifties vs. Ticketmaster. Then a greedy Kirk attempts to build even further on his already out-of-control trivia quiz winning streak while Paul fights valiantly to stop him once and for all.

Duration:00:18:45

117: David Bowie

11/21/2022
In this episode, Kirk and Paul talk about the music of David Bowie. Somehow, it took this long to do a Bowie episode of "Music Raygun."

Duration:01:13:54

Miniepisode: Flip a Table

11/14/2022
In this episode, Kirk and Paul recommend "Weird: The Al Yankovic Story" and Ice Spice, respectively. Then Paul revisits the 1992 Kiss 108 concert at Great Woods again. In the music trivia quiz, Kirk tries to add to his streak and win more candy.

Duration:00:32:57

116: Spike Jonze

11/7/2022
In this episode, Kirk and Paul look at some classic music videos directed by filmmaker Spike Jonze ("Being John Malkovich," "Adaptation," "Her").

Duration:01:23:46

Miniepisode: Respect for the Glue

10/31/2022
In this episode, Kirk and Paul talk seltzer and boy band boys. Then Kirk tries to win candy in the music trivia quiz.

Duration:00:36:50

115: Music Videos 2000

10/24/2022
In this episode, Kirk and Paul look at videos from the year 2000, one of the worst years if not the very worst year for pop music in history.

Duration:01:30:39

Miniepisode: Release It in the Fall

10/17/2022
In this episode, Kirk and Paul discuss the greatness of Ween, potential new seltzer flavors, and the enduring legacy of Mick Mars. Then Kirk has a chance, for the first time in a long time, to win candy from the music trivia quiz.

Duration:00:19:26

114: Old People, Cover Yourselves

10/10/2022
In this episode, Kirk and Paul watch new(ish) videos of legendary artists performing recent versions of their classic hits. This one features songs from the '60s, '70s, '80s and '90s performed in the past few years and includes the Beach Boys, Tears for Fears, Supergrass and many more.

Duration:01:13:02

Miniepisode: 2 Dogs Barking at a Bone

10/3/2022
In this episode, Kirk and Paul discuss the legacy of Terry Glaze, Penn State's early '90s boom-bip Beastie Boys-sounding duo Joey Valence & Brae, and a Madison Cunningham coincidence. After that, Paul challenges Kirk to a laser round with a test. Finally, Kirk seeks to get a streak going in the music trivia quiz.

Duration:00:27:57

113: Arrow Through Me

9/26/2022
This week, Kirk and Paul do a show about one song and only one song (kind of): "Arrow Through Me" by Paul McCartney and Wings, from the 1979 album "Back to the Egg."

Duration:00:49:07

Miniepisode: We Walk the Night

9/19/2022
This week, Kirk and Paul talk about "Tuff Turf" and Smash Mouth,

Duration:00:27:48