1989 Ryan Adams PAX AM, 2015 By Matt Meade On September 21, 2015, Ryan Adams released a track-by-track cover of Taylor Swift’s 2014 release 1989. After much pre-release hype it turns out that, more than anything else, it reveals something about who Ryan Adams really is. Sure he has a bit of swagger and he […]Read more "Ryan Adams Gives Taylor Swift’s 1989 a Coat of Staind"
After a brief vacation, the podcast is back with part one of a nine part series on Led Zeppelin covering all of their studio albums. In this episode, Dave gets together with his friend Mike to kick off the series and breakdown Led Zeppelin I. Download Podcast Here Stream Podcast Here Download in iTunes StitcherRead more "I Fucking Love That Band #30- Classic Zeppelin Series: Led Zeppelin I"
Miley Cyrus Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz Smiley Miley, 2015 By Matt Meade When I first saw the pictures of Miley Cyrus with Wayne Coyne on Instagram, (because yes I am a man in his 30s with a family who follows Miley Cyrus on Instagram), I wondered if she was taking for granted her […]Read more "Miley’s Pet Cemetery"
Something More Than Free Jason Isbell Southeastern Records, 2015 Americana artists are a dime a dozen. The field is as crowded as that of the 2016 GOP hopefuls, and sometimes it can feel just as stodgy and unimaginative. How long can a genre go back to the well of its influences – the cadences and […]Read more "Roots and Roses"
MaryLeigh Roohan is back on the podcast to talk about her brand new EP, Living Alone. You can buy tickets for her album release show at Cafe Lena here. Download Podcast Here Stream Podcast Here Download in iTunes Stitcher MaryLeigh’s Website- http://www.maryleighmusic.com/ Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/maryleighmusic?sk=app_2405167945 Twitter- @MaryLeighMusic Bandcamp- http://maryleighmusic.bandcamp.com/ “My Friends” solo performance from MaryLeigh’s Daytrotter […]Read more "Old School Record Review #56- MaryLeigh Roohan: Living Alone"
You might not know who Allison Moorer is but you probably know her ex-husband. Last year she got a divorce from the guy she’d been married to for ten years and when I found out, all I cared about was him. You see, her ex-husband is Steve Earle and I feel like I know Steve […]Read more "Stuck in My Head #19: Allison Moorer “Down to Believing”"
Guppy Ben Shaw Kirigirisu Recordings, 2015 By Matt Meade I’ve spent the year since Ben Shaw’s 2014 album Goodbye, Cagoule World listening to his back catalog. It sounds like he has too. When Ben Shaw turned in Goodbye, Cagoule World he was doing it because it was time for him to turn in that kind […]Read more "Here Fishy, Fishy, Fishy…"
This week on Old School Record Review, Dave got together with Jennifer Kilinski, Noeleen Druckenmiller and Sharon Wheeler of Triskele to talk about their music and the culture surrounding Traditional Irish/Celtic Music. Download Podcast Here Stream Podcast Here Download in iTunes Stitcher Triskele Website- http://www.triskelemusic.com/ Reverbnation- https://www.reverbnation.com/Triskele Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/Triskele.Albany Twitter- @Triskelemusic1Read more "Old School Record Review #55- Triskele"
On this episode of I Fucking Love That Band, Dave breaks down one of the most controversial blues albums of all time: Muddy Waters’ Electric Mud. Download Podcast Here Stream Podcast Here Download in iTunes StitcherRead more "I Fucking Love That Band #29- Muddy Waters: Electric Mud"
Apologies to the Queen Mary Wolf Parade Sub Pop, 2005 By Matt Meade The tragedy of young adulthood isn’t that young people don’t know their adolescence is precious and fleeting. Old people are known for blaming the young for wasting their youths on things like smoking too much weed, spending more money on shoes than they […]Read more "The Middle Age of the Wolf"
Matt Rector is back to guest host the podcast again with an entertaining and thoughtful interview with O Ryne Warner of Ohioan. Download Podcast Here Stream Podcast Here Download in iTunes Stitcher Ohioan Website- http://infinitefront.com/ohioan/ Bandcamp- https://ohioan.bandcamp.com/ Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ohioan/123094281043479Read more "Old School Record Review #54- O Ryne Warner of Ohioan"
Albany, NY based singer-songwriter Olivia Quillio joins Dave on the podcast to talk about her beautiful and emotive new album, Get Down And Pray. Olivia’s cat Rob also makes a guest appearance to voice his opinions on the current state of the music industry. Download Podcast Here Stream Podcast Here Download in iTunes Stitcher Olivia’s […]Read more "Old School Record Review #53- Olivia Quillio"
Matt Rector guest hosts again for part two of his podcast coverage of the Green River Festival with two tremendous guests: Arc Iris and The Suitcase Junket. Download Podcast Here Stream Podcast Here Download in iTunes Stitcher Arc Iris Website- http://www.arcirismusic.com/ The Suitcase Junket Website- http://www.thesuitcasejunket.com/Read more "Old School Record Review #52- Arc Iris and The Suitcase Junket at the Green River Festival"
There have been plenty of times in my life when a variety of obstacles, issues of space or time or income versus expenses or psychology, would have kept me from doing something like driving a couple hours out to Massachusetts, staying in a motel, and going to a music festival. I’m sure some of those […]Read more "The Green River Festival, Part Two of Two – Saturday, July 11th and Sunday, July 12th, 2015"
Matt Rector guest hosts the podcast this week and hooked up with two wonderful bands at the Green River Festival: Twisted Pine and The Stray Birds Download Podcast Here Stream Podcast Here Download in iTunes Stitcher Twisted Pine Website- http://www.twistedpinemusic.com/ The Stray Birds Website- http://www.thestraybirds.com/Read more "Old School Record Review #51- Twisted Pine and The Stray Birds at the Green River Festival"