A Primer on Christian Alternative Rock: Poor Old Lu WHO ARE THEY? Hailing from a youth group on one of the many islands off the coast of Seattle, Poor Old Lu was one of the[…]
Michial Farmer discusses Toni Morrison’s 1983 short story “Recitatif” with Nathan Gilmour and David Grubbs.
Nathan Gilmour discusses John Locke’s “Letter Concerning Toleration” with Michial Farmer and David Grubbs.
A Primer on Christian Alternative Rock: Marc Byrd and Christine Glass WHO ARE THEY? I don’t know the actual story, but I like to think that Marc Byrd and Christine Glass fell in love when,[…]
In our annual Christmas episode, David Grubbs talks about George Frideric Handel’s 1742 oratorio The Messiah, with Nathan Gilmour and Michial Farmer.
GENRE TAGS (OTHER THAN ALTERNATIVE ROCK): Dream Pop, Electronic, Holiday, Indie Pop, Indie Rock, Pop-Punk, Pop/Rock, Punk Rock, Reggae, Singer/Songwriter, Ska-Punk, Slowcore, Synth Pop, Third-Wave Ska WHAT IS IT? Tooth and Nail Records announced its[…]
Download or stream this episode None of our listeners, I’m sure, will disagree with me when I say that we live in divided times—terrifyingly divided times, it sometimes seems, in which Americans are so pulled[…]
David Grubbs talks with Michial Farmer and Danny Anderson about T.S. Eliot’s “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock.” Listen to this and other recent episodes.
Michial Farmer talks with Nathan Gilmour and David Grubbs about Bob Dylan’s 1965 album Highway 61 Revisited.
A Primer on Christian Alternative Rock: L.S.U. WHO ARE THEY? The hardest-working man in Christian show business is almost certainly Mike Knott, who fronts L.S.U. (and about forty other bands, as well as his releasing[…]