Kris and Erik examine The Beastie Boys' 3 Minute Rule and discuss Jack the Ripper, swearing, naming your junk, and fiction versus reality.
This week, Kris and Erik discuss winning an internet arguments, the problems with songs about science, and how science isn't really that exciting at all.
Stay tuned for a mix of sampled tracks from The Beastie Boys' Sound of Science.
This week, Kris and Erik discuss spiritual sequels, the much underused 'mushed', famous toughies, and how rhyming the same word multiple times it technically genius.
This week, Erik and Kris discuss the Psycho sound, how many jaws make a Jaws, The Clash's pigeon-killing escapades, and bald men vs drive-by eggers plaguing LA.
Stay tuned after the chit-chat for some songs sampled in the Beastie Boys' Eggman.
The Novel Sound is back with a look at Ed Brubacker's graphic novella "My Heroes Have Always Been Junkies".
Billie Holiday - Darn That Dream
Elliot Smith - Between the Bars
The Byrds - Hickory Wind
Elvis Presley - King Creole
Frankie Lymon - Baby Baby
Johnny Cash - I Drove Her Out of My Mind
David Bowie - Quicksand
The Velvet Underground - Venus in Furs
Nico - These Days
Henry Kaiser - The Needle and the Damage Done
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds - Deanna
Johnny Thunders - Get Off the Phone
Ramones - Now I Wanna Sniff Some Glue
Jay Reatard - In The Dark
The London Suede - Trash
The Mountain Goats - Palmcorder Yajna
Black Sabbath - Snowblind
John Lennon - Mother
Erik and Kris go back to audio dissection with The Beastie Boys classic Paul's Boutique, discuss the cast of characters, reminisce about their first Beastie experiences, and complain about the heat (because this was recorded in August.
"Throw yo hands in the air
Get up and show no fear
Get up if y'all really care"
Erik takes to the podcast machine once again to bring some great songs of great social import.
Harder Than You Think - Public Enemy
Ball of Confusion - The Temptations
Respect Yourself - The Staple Singers
The Panther - Elaine Brown
People Get Ready - The Impressions
I Am Somebody - Johnnie Taylor
Don't Knock the Cop - Soul Patrol
Slow Bus Movin' - Fishbone
Revolution - Nina Simone
Big Brother - Stevie Wonder
Things Could Be Better - Ernie and the Top Notes
Trouble Man - Marvin Gaye
Tell It Like It Is - Etta James
Dedicated to the Press - Betty Davis
Impeach the President - The Honeydrippers
Funky President - James Brown
My Queen is Doreen Lawrence - Sons of Kemet