PLAYLIST
6. Pretty Good Year (Two)

6. Pretty Good Year (Two)

December 27, 2017

Featuring: Hannah (LOTRAH), Steven (LOTRAH), Tawny (LOTRAH)

Steven, Tawny, Hannah, and Josh talk about their favorite albums and songs from 2017, with some extra help from Jason Leroy (The Binge Movie Podcast).

This week's playlist:
Penthouse Floor by John Legend ft. Chance the Rapper (Steven)
Sorry Not Sorry by Demi Lovato (Hannah)
Feel It Still by Portugal. The Man (Tawny)
Three Futures by Torres (Josh)
Rainbow by Keshe (Steven)
Highway Tune by Greta Van Fleet (Hannah)
The Cure by Lady Gaga (Tawny)
Wounded by Emily Haines & The Soft Skeleton (Josh)
Have All The Songs Been Written by The Killers (Steven)
Crowded Spaces by Banks (Hannah)
How Far I'll Go by Auli'i Cravalho (Tawny)
Carin At The Liquor Store by The National (Josh)

Other featured music: 
I'm Always Watching You by Sondre Lerche
Sixteen by Diet Cig
Vienna by Makthaverskan
Serenading The Trenches by Sondre Lerche
On Hold by The XX
Praying by Kesha
Deadly Valentine by Charlotte Gainsbourg
Un Poco Loco by Anthony Gonzalez & Gael Garcia Bernal
If All I Was Was Black by Mavis Staples
Fortress by Queens of the Stone Age
Panther Like A Panther by Run The Jewels
Love. by Kendrick Lamar
Learn To Let Go by Kesha
Finale from Dear Evan Hansen
Sing of the Moon by The Collection
Africa by Ninja Sex Party
Rewind by Sylvan Esso

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

5. Cheer Me Up Thank You

5. Cheer Me Up Thank You

December 21, 2017

Featuring: Haley (Murder Road Trip / We're All Just Pretending), Hannah (Film Roast), Meghan (PLAYLIST Listener), Samantha (PLAYLIST Listener)

In our first ever podcaster-listener hybrid episode, we share the songs that never fail to make us smile.
Plus: Hannah & Haley test Josh's hatred of musicals. We revisit Josh's quirky high school days. Samantha introduces us to a beautiful song by a terrifying man. And Meghan takes no prisoners and makes no apologies.

This week's playlist:
Hi-Five by Angel Olsen (Josh)
September by Earth, Wind, and Fire (Hannah)
Sweet Caroline by Neil Diamond (Meghan)
I'll Make A Man Out Of You by Donny Osmond (Haley)
Whitewash by Buckethead (Samantha)
Sophomore Slump or Comeback Of The Year by Fallout Boy (Haley)
Build Me Up Buttercup by The Foundations (Meghan)
The Bare Necessities by Phil Harris & Bruce Reitherman (Hannah)
Look At What The Light Did Now by Flo Morrissey & Matthew E. White (Josh)
Anyway You Want It by Journey (Samantha)

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

4. Christmastime

4. Christmastime

December 20, 2017

Featuring: Deana (Twisted Philly), Haley (Murder Road Trip), Myk (Can I Get A Ride / Another Day In Florida)

We discuss our favorite holiday music.
Plus: Myk fanboys over Home Alone. Josh celebrates holiday depression. Deana rediscovers the holiday spirit after a loss. We explain Zooey Deschanel to Myk. And someone on the holiday music episode hates holiday music.

This week's playlist:
Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree by Brenda Lee (Myk)
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas by Judy Garland (Deana)
Baby It's Cold Outisde by Zooey Deschanel and Leon Redbone (Haley)
I'll Be Home For Christmas by Sufjan Stevens (Josh)
Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer by Kidz Bop (Haley)
Merry Christmas (I Don't Wanna Fight Tonight) by The Ramones (Myk)
Calling On Mary by Aimee Mann (Josh)
Silent Night by Stevie Nicks (Deana)

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

3. Ridin’ Solo

3. Ridin’ Solo

December 14, 2017

Featuring: Hannah (Film Roast), Jess (Murde Road Trip), Sara (The Karen & Ellen Letters), Steven (Is This Adulting?)

We discuss our favorite band members who went solo.
Plus: Beyonce drives Hannah off Etsy. Sara embraces transformative power of hugging. Joey Fatone masturbates. And the Bad Boyz make their first of many PLAYLIST appearances.

This week's playlist:
Maybe I'm Amazed by Paul McCartney (Sara)
My Sweet Lord by George Harrison (Steven)
Done by Frazey Ford (Josh)
Let It Die by Foo Fighters (Hannah)
Slice of Heaven by Dave Dobbyn (Jess)
Hold Up by Beyonce (Sara)
Lovestoned by Justin Timberlake (Hannah)
Fade Away by Che Fu (Jess)
About Love by Timothy Seth Avett as Darling (Steven)
Wounded by Emily Haines & The Soft Skeleton (Josh)

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

 
 
2. Where Is My Love?

2. Where Is My Love?

December 7, 2017

Featuring: Haley (Murder Road Trip), Kristi (Canadian True Crime), and Lanie (True Crime Fan Club / We're All Just Pretending)

We discuss our favorite discarded and disregarded songs: B-sides, demos, and other tracks that didn't make it onto albums.
Plus: So, so, so, so much irreverence and shade. 

This week's playlist:
These Days by Joy Division (Kristi)
Gypsy (Piano Demo) by Stevie Nicks (Josh)
God Ony Knows by The Beach Boys (Lanie)
Gold by Kiiara (Haley)
Disco Medley by Selena (Lanie)
All By Myself by Green Day (Kristi)
Full Circle by Haelos (Haley)
Exil Vilify by The National (Josh)

Featuring:
Music by Nico
Soundbite from the Is This Adulting? Podcast

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