Apr 29, 2019
We start out strong with an absolutely classic pop song and a soulful cover. But then the covers stop being polite and start getting real. This week is Borderline by Madonna, covered by Jody Watley and by The Flaming Lips, featuring Star Death and White Dwarf -- obviously.
Outro song is The Second Time Around, by...
Apr 22, 2019
All Canada all the time -- even Rowdy Roddy Piper gets involved in an episode where basically everything is a surprise. We look at Crabbuckit by K-OS, covered by the Good Lovelies and by the Doozies.
Outro Music is The Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy by the Andrews Sisters.
Apr 15, 2019
Folk genius, passive aggressive grossness, electronic steel drums, and spandex pants. How could we be talking about anything other than Wild World, originally by Cat Stevens, covered by Maxi Priest and by Mr. Big.
Outro Music is To Be With You, also by Mr. Big.
Apr 8, 2019
Emo power rock, solo ukulele, and some fusion magic. We see a huge range of musical style's when we look at Creep, originally by Radiohead, covered by Ingrid Michaelson and by Macy Grey.
Outro music is It Never Rains In Southern California by Albert Hammond -- and he's almost right about that.
Apr 1, 2019
The history of country music (and a lot of American music overall), the moment Alt-Country was born, a beautiful tribute to American roots, and Garth Brooks, popping up like a jack in the box. We talk about No Depression originally by The Carter Family, covered by Uncle Tupelo and by Sheryl Crow.
Outro music is...