PLAYLIST
8. The First Cut Is The Deepest

8. The First Cut Is The Deepest

September 27, 2017

Featuring: Ali McLennan (In Sight), Chris Green (GravityBeard), and Jessica Ann (Kiwi Crimes)

We share the first songs we fell in love with.
Plus: Jess and Ali dredge up a decades old grudge over a stolen horse. Josh suffers from Juice Newton-related PTSD. Carnie Wilson sells cupcakes. And mom jeans.

This week's playlist:
Eternal Flame by The Bangles (Ali)
Gutter Black by Hello Sailor (Jess)
Queen of Hearts by Juice Newton (Chris)
Hold On by Wilson Phillips (Josh)
Heaven Is A Place On Earth by Belinda Carlisle (Ali)
Someday by Mariah Carey (Josh)
Verona by Elemeno P (Jess)
Centerfold by J. Geils Band (Chris)

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

7. Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

7. Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

September 26, 2017

Featuring: Amanda Jacobson (Wine & Crime), Jason Leroy (The Binge), and Myk O'Connor (Can I Get A Ride?)

We share our favorite break-up songs.
Plus: It’s the night of the eclipse and things get weird. Myk works through a break-up. Josh and Amanda have a lot of feelings, and then mock them. Jason feels miscast. And, aptly, a lot of poop and masturbation jokes.

This week's playlist:
Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor (Myk)
Wait by M83 (Amanda)
Northern Lad by Tori Amos (Josh)
Pissing In A River by Patti Smith (Jason)
It's All Coming Back To Me Now by Celine Dion (Amanda)
Careless Whisper by George Michael (Myk)
Why D'ya Do It by Marianne Faithful (Jason)
Does Not Suffice by Joanna Newsom (Josh)

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

6. Cover Me

6. Cover Me

September 20, 2017

Featuring: Deana Marie (Twisted Philly), Donna Hume (Varmints), and Jason Leroy (The Binge)

We share our favorite cover songs.
Plus: Jason makes a plea for a tight pants revival. Reese Witherspoon becomes a woman. Donna and Deana swoon over an old teenage crush. And "Churchy in a good way" becomes the official tagline of the hour.

This week's playlist:
'97 Bonnie & Clyde by Tori Amos / Covering Eminem (Jason)
Personal Jesus by Johnny Cash / Covering Depeche Mode (Deana)
Heavenly Father by Highasakite / Covering Bon Iver (Josh)
This Wheel's On Fire by Siouxsie & The Banshees / Covering Bob Dylan (Donna)
Eloise by The Damned / Covering Barry Ryan (Donna)
Wild Horses by The Sundays / Covering The Rolling Stones (Jason)
Acorss The Universe by Fiona Apple / Covering The Beatles (Deana)
Hallelujah by Jeff Buckley / Covering Leonard Cohen (Josh)

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

5. Love Song

5. Love Song

September 13, 2017

Featuring: Katie Ward (The Enthusiasm Enthusiast), Lanie Hobbs (True Crime Fan Club), and Steven Pappas (Is This Adulting?)

We share our favorite love songs.
Plus: An OKCupid endorsement. What makes a man strong? Steven ruins Josh's wedding. And we all get choked up talking about love.

This week's playlist:
Only You by The Platters (Lanie)
Try A Little Tenderness by Otis Redding (Katie)
Get Direct by Joan As Police Woman (Josh)
Swept Away (Sentimental Version) by The Avett Brothers (Steven)
It Will Rain by Bruno Mars (Lanie)
I've Got You And You've Got Me (Broken Social Scene remix) by New Buffalo (Josh)
I Was An Island by Allison Weiss (Steven)
I Will Always Love You by Dolly Parton (Katie) 

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

4. High School Never Ends

4. High School Never Ends

September 6, 2017

Featuring: Kristi Lee (Canadian True Crime), Steven Pappas (Is This Adulting?), and Tawny Platis (The Dirty Bits)

We share the songs that remind us of high school.
Plus: Kristi stalks her favorite band. Sweaty teenagers try to feel girls up. Josh and Tawny square off on SoCal vs. NorCal. Steven gets really, really emo. And the craziest high school party that never happened.

This week's songs:
The Sunscreen Song by Baz Luhrmann (Josh)
Call It Off by Tegan & Sara (Tawny)
All These Things That I've Done by The Killers (Steven)
Tomorrow by Silverchair (Kristi)
I'll Make Love To You by Boyz II Men (Kristi)
Dani California by The Red Hot Chili Peppers (Tawny)
Disenchanted by My Chemical Romance (Steven)
Criminal by Fiona Apple (Josh)

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