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Latest Episodes

24 – Ys by Joanna Newsom (9.4)
February 06, 2022

Musician and longtime internet acquaintance Joey Walker joins us to talk about Joanna Newsom's Ys, Saved by the Bell, carrying a harp around inside your heart, and websites that thankfully haven't been updated in years. David | Matt | Tuning Fork. Joanna

23 – Funeral by Arcade Fire (9.7)
September 27, 2021

Gary of Live Free, Twi Hard, Ham Radio, and the band Smol Data has joined us to talk about the debut album by (the) Arcade Fire, Funeral. Does Win Butler have the best basketball dunks? Does Owen Pallett is on this one? Does Regine Chassagne hurdy or does

22 – Zaireeka by The Flaming Lips (0.0)
July 18, 2021

Wayne Coyne Arrested

21 – Who Will Cut Our Hair When We're Gone? by The Unicorns (8.9)
May 09, 2021

Jnos of always being on his damn podcasts joins us to talk about The Unicorns' first and final album, Who Will Cut Our Hair When We're Gone? from 2003. We uncover some lore about Genius dot com on this one which forever changes our relationship to the we

20 – w h o k i l l by tUnE-yArDs (8.8)
March 01, 2021

Our friend James rejoins us to talk about one of his favorites, 2011's w h o k i l l by tUnE-yArDs. Merrill Garbus has a whole lot of her personal politics come out in the lyrics of this album...moreso than any of us remembered. Some of it works, some of

19 – Yellow House by Grizzly Bear (8.7)
January 26, 2021

We're back, baby! This time we're looking at Grizzly Bear's first full-band album from 2006, Yellow House. We're joined by Brannon from New Nintendo Podcast XL and Children's Television Workshop. This is the one where Ed Droste says he is the asshole and

18 – Fevers And Mirrors by Bright Eyes (5.4, 9.0)
November 02, 2020

We got double Minnesota action on this one. Charlie from Live Free, Twi Hard joins us to discuss that most important album of the year 2000 if you were a sad teen, Fevers And Mirrors by Bright Eyes. Conor Oberst does a lot of warbling about Russian space

17 – Fleet Foxes by Fleet Foxes (9.0)
September 20, 2020

Jordan from Juergen' It, Like A Podcast, and Slappers Only joins us to talk about some bearded white men and their tendency to pronounce words incorrectly. There's some discussion of losing your Melee save file, stuff about Mumford And Sons, and of course

16 – Make Believe by Weezer (0.4)
August 15, 2020

Stephanie from City Girls Make Do joins us again to talk about the much-maligned Make Believe by Weezer. Rivers Cuomo's side project is Incel and the Troubled Relationship. There's a surprising amount of discussion about Shrek in this one too. David | Mat

15 – Frances The Mute by The Mars Volta (2.0)
July 19, 2020

CW for some lyrical content about sexual assault.Roy from Podcasting Is Forbidden In The Cloud Recesses, and previous guest Trevor of Giants Confirmed join us to talk about the most big-brained album of the Prog Aughts. Pitchfork really really hates thes