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Review of "Baby Driver"

Episode 194 • July 31, 2017

In a bold yet refreshing move, Edgar Wright's latest action film bears a soundtrack of pop songs that plays continuously through every scene.

Review of "Point Pleasant" by Brock Berrigan

Episode 193 • May 27, 2017

The man behind the chicken mask is back! His new album continues his signature musical style without a hitch... but is that a good thing?

Review of "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2"

Episode 192 • May 21, 2017

This film's predecessor was lauded for its prominent soundtrack featuring a mix of classic songs. How does this one stack up in comparison?

The Million Dollar McDonald's Record

Episode 191 • May 14, 2017

In the late 1980s, McDonald's ran a peculiar ad campaign featuring flexi-records, a song about their menu, and a chance to win $1,000,000.

What Was the Voice-O-Graph?

Episode 190 • May 8, 2017

Introduced in the 1940s, this unique booth found at fairgrounds and arcades allowed patrons to record themselves onto vinyl records.

A Look Back at HitClips

Episode 189 • May 2, 2017

This unique series of music toys made a big splash in 1999, but did the growing prominence of MP3 players lead to HitClips' quick demise?

Review of "The Shapes" by Miami Horror

Episode 188 • April 27, 2017

This short EP packs a serious punch of 80s pop & new wave influence, showing that this musical style can still be wonderfully relevant.

Is Stevie Wonder Really Blind?

Episode 187 • April 22, 2017

In a world full of dumb conspiracy theories, it's not surprising that some people believe Stevie Wonder is faking his lifelong disability.

Review of Netflix's "The Get Down: Part II"

Episode 186 • April 15, 2017

While this musical miniseries is great overall, its second half shows some weaknesses that are likely reflective of the show's cancellation.

Indie / Soul Collaborations

Episode 185 • February 23, 2017

Something old and something new. These independent musicians have collaborated with legendary soul artists to create some great new songs.