“Traveling with the Ghost of Someone He Admires”–A Conversation About Music Books with Brian Cremins

Today I’m welcoming back to the show my first repeat guest–who also happens to be the human I’m sheltering in place with–the writer, musician, and scholar Brian Cremins. (You can stream our chat via the embed here, on… Read More

“I Have Something I’d Like to Say, But How Do I Best Say It?”–A Chat with Yuval Taylor

I’m delighted today to be in conversation with my very good friend and former colleague Yuval Taylor. (You can stream our chat via the embed here, on Anchor, or pretty much anywhere else you source your podcasts, including… Read More

A Year of “I’m Waiting for the Man” Covers

Back in 2016, I spent the year trawling the internet for interesting cover versions of the Velvet Underground song “I’m Waiting for the Man.” Here’s a list of the versions I listened to and my notes on what… Read More

Talking to Phil Collins’s People

“So if you’re looking for your big, breakout single, you might wanna put a bid on this one tonight, ladies and gentlemen. Because we are talking to Phil Collins’s people, right? But then again . . . aren’t… Read More