Oct 28, 2019
It's almost impossible how much ground we cover in this one. The pinnacle of Disco, a figurative horror show suitable for a literal horror show, metal redemption with a pair of purple socks as subtext. Stayin' Alive, originally by the Bee Gees, covered by Tiny Tim, and by Dweezil Zappa with Ozzy Osbourne.
Outro music is...
Oct 21, 2019
One of the most broadly beloved rap songs ever, a nerd with a banjo, and a feminist critique of societies pressures and beauty standards. Has to be Baby Got Back by Sir Mix-a-Lot, covered by Jonathan Coulton.
Outro music is Still Alive (from Portal's closing credits), also by Jonathan Coulton, featuring Sara Quin.
Oct 14, 2019
A happy song that's pretty sad, a lot of vocal excellence, mid-baritones, and accents. OK, just one accent, but it's a doozie. We look at 5 O'Clock World, originally by The Vogues, covered by Hal Ketchum, and by The Proclaimers.
Outro music is King Of The Road, also by The Proclaimers. Which we may get to on a future...
Oct 7, 2019
Paul McCartney was granted a license to kill ... this song. We look at Live and Let Die, originally by Wings, covered by Guns n Roses and by Duffy.
Outro music is a live version of Chicken Pot Pie, by Weird Al.