PLAYLIST
5.11 Jukebox Hero

5.11 Jukebox Hero

April 23, 2019

Featuring: Megan (Oh No! Lit Class), Reid (Reid Messerschmidt Gets Metal), Sue (The Karen & Ellen Letters), and Rick.

Tonight we're headed to the bar to play our favorite jukebox songs. 
It's Rick's bar, and we're all just drinking in it.

This week's playlist:

I Wanna Dance with Somebody by Whitney Houston (Megan)
Tired of Being Alone by Al Green (Reid)
Move On Up by Curtis Mayfield (Sue)
Patches by Clarence Carter (Josh)
Wicked Game by Chris Isaak (Megan)
Fishin' in the Dark by The Nitty Gritty Band (Reid)
Rocket Queen by Guns 'n Roses (Sue)
Benny and the Jets by Elton John (Josh)

Listen to the playlist at our-americana.com/playlist

5.10 We Are Family

5.10 We Are Family

April 16, 2019

Featuring: Hannah (Boozy Movies), Jason (The Binge Movie Podcast), Tricia (Two Girls on a Bench)

In this episode, we take a look at musical families. And... things gets problematic fast.

This week's playlist:

Rhythm Nation by Janet Jackson / The Way You Make Me Feel by Michael Jackson (Hannah)
Buckets of Rain by Bob Dylan / Closer to You by The Wallflowers (Josh)
I Think I Love You by The Partridge Family / C'mon Get Happy by The Partridge Family (Tricia)
Je T'Aime Moi Non Plus by Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin / Rest by Charlotte Gainsbourg (Jason)
How Will I Know by Whitney Houston / That's What Friends Are For by Dionne Warwick (Hannah)
Colours of the Night by Peter Broderick / Where I Lay by Heather Woods Broderick (Josh)
Cross Oceans by First Aid Kit / Tiger Mountain Peasant Song by First Aid Kit (Tricia)
Your Lies by Shelby Lynn / Ain't Giving Up On You by Allison Moorer (Jason)

Listen to the playlist at our-americana.com/playlist

5.9 Protest Song

5.9 Protest Song

April 10, 2019

Featuring: Emily (The Story Behind), Issa (Fears & Desires), Javier (Pretend Radio)

We share our favorite protest songs.

This week's playlist:

Ohio by Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young (Emily)
Get Up, Stand Up by Bob Marley (Issa)
Slip Away by Perfume Genius (Josh)
Hurricane by Bob Dylan (Javier)
What's Going On by Marvin Gaye (Emily)
Small Axe by Bob Marley (Issa)
Quiet by Milck (Josh)
To The Teeth by Ani Difranco (Javier)

Listen to the playlist at our-americana.com/playlist

5.8 I’m An Animal

5.8 I’m An Animal

March 26, 2019

Featuring: Donna (Varmints), Kate (Strange Animals Podcast), Maggie (Drunk Safari), Paul (Varmints)

In which a bunch of animal podcasters share their favorite animal songs. //
This episode (recorded over a year ago) was almost forever lost, because it was fraught with audio issues. But, we powered through (most of them), because the episode is just so lovely.

This week's playlist:

Let's Talk Dirty to the Animals by Gilda Radner (Donna)
Barracuda by Heart (Paul)
People Got a Lotta Nerve by Neko Case (Josh)
Anaconda by Nicki Minaj (Maggie)
Raised by Bats by Voltaire (Kate)
Caterpillar Girl by The Cure (Donna)
Dog Bite by Dead Kennedys (Paul)
Big Bad Wolf by In This Moment (Kate)
The Moth by Aimee Mann (Josh)
Puppy Song by Harry Nilsson (Maggie)

Listen to the playlist at our-americana.com/playlist

5.7 If I Saw You in a Movie

5.7 If I Saw You in a Movie

March 12, 2019

Featuring: Gerald (Two Peas on a Podcast), Lainey (Do You Even Podcast?), Siana (Two Girls on a Bench)

Tonight we're sharing our favorite songs from actors who tried their hands at music (to varying degrees of success).

This week's playlist:

Party All The Time by Eddie Murphy (Siana)
City of Stars by Ryan Gosling & Emma Stone (Gerald)
West Coast by Coconut Records (Josh)
Please Mr. Jailer by Nancy & Beth (Lainey)
Song of the Night by David Hasselhoff (Siana)
Maybe It's Time by Bradley Cooper (Gerald)
She's Not Me by Jenny Lewis (Josh)
Stay Awhile by She + Him (Lainey)

Listen to the playlist at our-americana.com/playlist

5.6 Gimme Sympathy

5.6 Gimme Sympathy

March 5, 2019

Featuring: Chris (Play Comics), Jeremy (Podcasts We Listen To), Tiff (Gravity Beard Interns)

Tonight we're battling it out over the age-old debate: Who's better, The Beatles or The Rolling Stones? Two of us will be defending The Beatles and two of us will be defending The Stones. 

This week's playlist:

Across the Universe by The Beatles (Tiff)
Mother's Little Helper by The Rolling Stones (Jeremy)
I Wanna Be Your Man by The Beatles (Chris)
Moonlight Mile by The Rolling Stones (Josh)
Maxwell's Silver Hammer by The Beatles (Tiff)
Sympathy for the Devil by The Rolling Stones (Jeremy)
Happiness is a Warm Gun by The Beatles (Chris)
Wild Horses by The Rolling Stones (Josh)

Listen to the playlist at our-americana.com/playlist

5.5 I Write the Songs

5.5 I Write the Songs

February 28, 2019

Featuring: Lindsay (Corpus Delicti), Michael (Hashtag Adulting), Topher (We Watched A Thing)

Tonight we're talking about the best songwriters.

This week's playlist:

Folsom Prison Blues by Johnny Cash (Lindsay)
The Whores Hustle and the Hustlers Whore by PJ Harvey (Topher)
Good Intentions Paving Company by Joanna Newsom (Josh)
The Worry List by Blue October (Michael)
Strong Enough to Break by Hanson (Lindsay)
Ship Song by Nick Cave (Topher)
Marrow by Ani Difranco (Josh)
Jesus Christ by Brand New (Michael)

Listen to the playlist at our-americana.com/playlist

5.4 Gold Dust Woman

5.4 Gold Dust Woman

February 5, 2019

Featuring: Amanda (Wine & Crime), Colleen (Misconduct), Deana (Twisted Philly)

Tonight we're just a bunch of white women crying to Stevie Nicks in the shower.

This week's playlist:

Gypsy (Studio Version) by Fleetwood Mac (Amanda)
Gypsy (Piano Demo) by Stevie Nicks (Josh)
Gypsy (American Horror Story version) by Stevie Nicks (Deana)
Stand Back by Stevie Nicks (Colleen)
-The David Lynch Interview Project: Clinton-
Rhiannon by Fleetwood Mac (Amanda)
Silver Springs by Fleetwood Mac (Josh)
Dreams by Fleetwood Mac (Colleen)
Landslide by Fleetwood Mac (Deana)

Listen to the playlist at our-americana.com/playlist

5.3 Your Song

5.3 Your Song

January 30, 2019

Featuring: Chris (More Gooder Than), Lanie (True Crime Fan Club), Torey (Listener / Gravity Beard Contributor)

Tonight we're sharing the songs that remind us of our significant others.

This week's playlist:

Such Great Heights by Iron & Wine (Chris)
Gumball Blue by Neko Case (Josh)
Completely by Caro Emerald (Lanie)
Nothing That Has Happened So Far Has Been Anything We Could Control by Tame Impala (Torey)
Green Eyes by Coldplay (Chris)
Can't Do Without You by Caribou (Josh)
Mirrors by Justin Timberlake (Lanie)
Three Rings by Grizzly Bear (Torey)

Listen to the playlist at our-americana.com/playlist

5.2 Gonna Make It Through This Year

5.2 Gonna Make It Through This Year

January 25, 2019

Featuring: Emily (The Story Behind), Haley (Murder Road Trip), Jess (Murder Road Trip)

Tonight we're welcoming in 2019 by sharing our anthems and resolutions for the year.

This week's playlist:

Shitloads of Money by Liz Phair (Josh)
Release Me by Wilson Phillips (Emily)
Sissy That Walk by RuPaul (Jess)
Save Dat Money by Lil Dickey (Haley)
In the Sun by Aron Wright (Josh)
Layla by Derek & The Dominos (Emily)
Don't Forget Your Roots by Six60 (Jess)
I See Fire by Ed Sheeran (Haley)

Listen to the playlist at our-americana.com/playlist

5.1 Pretty Good Year (Best of 2018)

5.1 Pretty Good Year (Best of 2018)

January 7, 2019

Featuring: Jason (The Binge Movie Podcast), Reid (The Irrationally Exuberant Podcast), Sam (Breakers Podcast)

In an incredibly polarized and unpredictable episode, we discuss our favorite songs from 2018.
But! We all finally come together on the final song of the night.

This week's playlist:

Don't Beat the Girl Out of My Boy by Anna Calvi (Jason)
The Opener by Camp Cope (Reid)
The Devil by Shinedown (Sam)
Hunter by Anna Calvi (Josh)
Holding On by Jenn Champion (Jason)
Traitor's Gate by Judas Priest (Reid)
Ode from the Aspect by Blues Traveler (Sam)
Second Door by Doe Paoro (Josh)
Blue Lights by Jorja Smith (Jason)
Crayons by Cupcakke (Reid)
Zombie by Bad Wolves (Sam)
I Don't Want Your Voice to Move Me by Laura Gibson (Josh)

Listen to the playlist at our-americana.com/playlist

4.11 Don’t Stop Trying

4.11 Don’t Stop Trying

December 31, 2018

Featuring: Dan (Podcast Meander), Chris (More Gooder Than), Sara (Audible Feast/Podcast Brunch Club)

We discuss the songs we feel are deeply underrated.
Plus: A scathing review of Brent DiCrescenzo.

This week's playlist:

I Believe in Symmetry by Bright Eyes (Dan)
Choir of the Mind by Emily Haines & The Soft Skeleton (Josh)
Rollercoasters by Aimee Mann (Chris)
The Joke by Brandi Carlile (Sara)
Take the Veil Cerpin Taxt by Mars Volta (Dan)
Daphne by Lia Ices (Josh)
The Stops by Elbow (Chris)
Leave the Light On by Overcoats (Sara)

Listen to the playlist at our-americana.com/playlist

4.10 Cover Me (Remix)

4.10 Cover Me (Remix)

December 31, 2018

Featuring: Topher (We Watched A Thing), Hannah (Boozy Movies), Jason (The Binge)

We're re-covering covers!
Plus: A fight over a memoir, some really terrible music videos, and what dirt does Billy Ray Cyrus have on Dolly Parton?

This week's playlist:
I Can't Make You Love Me by Bon Iver - covering Bonnie Raitt (Josh)
Teardrop by Jose Gonzalez - covering Massive Attack (Topher)
How Am I Different by Bettye LaVette - covering Aimee Mann (Jason)
Jolene by Miley Cyrus - covering Dolly Parton (Hannah)
This Woman's Work by Maxwell - covering Kate Bush (Josh)
No Quarter by Tool - covering Led Zeppelin (Topher)
The Tourist by Sarah Jarosz - covering Radiohead (Jason)
Stairway to Heaven by Heart - covering Led Zeppelin (Hannah)
Listen to the playlist at our-americana.com/playlist