Beyond the Band

Episode 142: The B-52’s – There Ya Go!

This week we want to shine a light on one a band whose true talents get overlooked. The B-52’s may seem like just your standard party band, but they are so much more than that. Their technically sound instrumentation mixed with quirky lyrics run much deeper than a simple song about piling into a massive […]

Bad Reputation

Episode 139: Nine Inch Nails Part 1 – Angry Janitor

We start to tell the tale of the band that brought industrial music to the mainstream, or more specifically, the man. Nine Inch Nails is Trent Reznor, a kid from the midwest who knew there was more out there for him than corn fields and quiet communities. But his journey was a real personal struggle, […]

Who's That Girl?

Episode 138: Pat Benatar – Go Sit In The Parking Lot

This week we finally cover a true feminist rock icon. Pat Benatar didn’t believe she needed to compromise her values just to sell a record. And since her fame exploded in the 80’s, she has been influencing people all around the world to do the same. We discuss where her iconic looks came from, how […]

Spoop Your Pants

Episode 135: True Crime in Music II – 24/7 Existential Crisis

We are continuing Halloween month by bringing back true crime stories, involving people in the music biz who have abused their power and influence and try to get away with some of the most heinous crimes. We tell the tales of two absolutely influential producers- first we discuss Lawrence Horn, famous for developing new layering […]

Big Bag of Nope

Episode 134: GG Allin- The King of BTFU

We are kicking off Halloween month with a pretty horrifying story. GG Allin’s life was terrible from the get-go, and it didn’t get any better as he grew up. Some think he was a legendary performer, while others see his on stage antics as downright criminal (cause they were). His unbelievable actions on and off […]