Convicted murderer and abuser Phil Spector died in prisoner from complications of Covid-19 at age 81. Many decades before, Spector produced music with artists like The Beatles and Ike and Tina Turner using his
wall of sound technique for which he was famous. Jim and Greg focus on highlighting the female artists who were at the center of Spector’s hits like Ronnie Spector, Darlene Love and Tina Turner.
New York Dolls’ guitarist Sylvain Sylvain died January 13 at age 69 after a long bout with cancer. Jim and Greg pay tribute to his songwriting and work as a
glue guy and essential part of the Dolls’ success.
Jim and Greg review the new record from singer-songwriter Jazmine Sullivan, Heaux Tales. They both really enjoyed Sullivan’s soulful voice and skillful songwriting on the theme of women’s sexual empowerment.
Jim and Greg are joined by pop music critic Kristin Stahlke of the blog Chicago Haze to talk about Taylor Swift’s two 2020 albums folklore and evermore. They also discuss her musical evolution and production choices over the years.
dorothea,evermore, Republic, 2020
Be My Baby,(Single), Phillies, 1963
Christmas (Baby Please Come Home),(Live on Late Night with David Letterman), Unreleased, 1986
River Deep - Mountain High,River Deep - Mountain High, London, 1966
Trash,New York Dolls, Mercury, 1973
Frenchette,David Johansen, Columbia, 1978
Lost One,Heaux Tales, RCA, 2021
Pick Up Your Feelings,Heaux Tales, RCA, 2021
Antoinette’s Tale,Heaux Tales, RCA, 2021
The Other Side,Heaux Tales, RCA, 2021
champagne problems,evermore, Republic, 2020
this is me trying,folklore, Republic, 2020
the 1,folklore, Republic, 2020
willow,evermore, Republic, 2020
exile (feat. Bon Iver),folklore, Republic, 2020
closure,evermore, Republic, 2020
This Is Why We Can’t Have Nice Things,reputation, Big Machine, 2017
We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together,Red, Big Machine, 2012
no body, no crime (feat. HAIM),evermore, Republic, 2020
august,folklore, Republic, 2020
marjorie,evermore, Republic, 2020
mirrorball,folklore, Republic, 2020
gold rush,evermore, Republic, 2020
Peaches en Regalia,Hot Rats, Reprise, 1969
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