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Z Is For ZONK

ZONK

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From San Francisco are the eclectic and fun ZONK! Steve and Doug chat about genres, live shows, productions, and Blade Runner.

ZONK’s Facebook page

ZONK’s Allmusic entry

ZONK’s CDBaby page

Music featured this week:
Tittle Tattle – Our Five Worst Songs EP
Hard.Full.Often – Tongue In Cheeks
Nervous Excited Delighted (Dangerous) – Half Human

And let’s not forget this cycle’s theme, “Musique” from Daft Punk’s “Musique, Vol. 1”.

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U Is For Unified Theory

Unified Theory

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Doug and Steve examine the short-lived but awesome career of Unified Theory, the super group comprised of members from Blind Melon, Pearl Jam, and Celia Green. Why didn’t their astounding debut album take off? Was it because of Limp Bizkit, or Backstreet Boys? The duo also are left puzzled by the little known appearance of their 2006 follow up.

Unified Theory’s Facebook Page

Music featured this week:
California – Unified Theory
Wither – Unified Theory
15 Hits – Cinematic

And let’s not forget this cycle’s theme, “Musique” from Daft Punk’s “Musique, Vol. 1”.

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N Is For No Doubt

No Doubt

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This week on the show, Steve and Doug tackle the pop / rock juggernaut No Doubt, discussing the various ups and downs of their career, as well as pop radio sacrifices and dated Reggae guest vocalists.

No Doubt’s Official Website

Music featured this week:
Hella Good – Rocksteady
Simple Kind Of Life – Return Of Saturn
Just A Girl – Tragic Kingdom

And let’s not forget this cycle’s theme, “Musique” from Daft Punk’s “Musique, Vol. 1”.

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I Is For Inc. No World

Inc No World

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Straight from LA, Steve and Doug chat about R&B act Inc. No World, formerly known as inc. and also formerly known as Teen Inc. The fellows also talk about 2016 continuing to embrace the reaper, the return of the Philosopher Kings, and why Pitchfork reviews can be a little frustrating.

Inc. No World’s Official Website

Inc. No World’s Soundcloud

Inc. No World’s bandcamp

No World Recording’s Homepage

Music featured this week:
Black Wings – no world
Heart Crimes – 3
The Wheel – As Light As Light

And let’s not forget this cycle’s theme, “Musique” from Daft Punk’s “Musique, Vol. 1”.

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F Is For Faded Paper Figures

Faded Paper Figures

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A film composer, a doctor, and an English prof collaborating long distance; they are Faded Paper Figures. Steve and Doug talk about their fantastic music (and Highlander) in this week’s episode.

Faded Paper Figures’ Official Website

Faded Paper Figures’ Bandcamp

Music featured this week:
Piledrive – The Matter
Breathing – Relics
Metropolis – Dynamo

And let’s not forget this cycle’s theme, “Musique” from Daft Punk’s “Musique, Vol. 1”.

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D Is For Del The Funky Homosapien

Del

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After days of intense study, Steve and Doug return to cover the fascinating and long-standing (solo) career of Del The Funky Homosapien. Side tracks into Deltron 3030 and Gorillaz! Join in the deltoxication!

Del’s Official Website

Del’s Bandcamp

Music featured this week:
Mistadobalina – I Wish My Brother George Was Here
Calculate – Golden Era
If You Must – Both Sides Of The Brain

And let’s not forget this cycle’s theme, “Musique” from Daft Punk’s “Musique, Vol. 1”.

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X Is For Xiu Xiu

Xiu Xiu

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On to the strange and bizarre world of experimental music act Xiu Xiu. It’s challenging, emotional, intriguing, and sometimes abrasive, but there’s always something rewarding to be found.

Xiu Xiu’s Official Website

Music featured this week:
Boy Soprano – The Air Force
Bog People – La Forêt
I Luv The Valley OH – Fabulous Muscles

And let’s not forget this cycle’s theme, “Writing On The Wall” from Adrian Belew’s Side One.

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W Is For Weird Al Yankovic

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This week, Steve and Doug are joined by Kurtis Findlay of the Pullbox Podcast to discuss the discography and antics of Weird Al Yankovic.

Weird Al’s website

Music featured this week:
Amish Paradise – Bad Hair Day
Word Crimes – Mandatory Fun
Eat It – “Weird Al” Yankovic In 3D
Dare To Be Stupid – Dare To Be Stupid

And of course, ID from Kasabian’s self-titled album.

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Q Is For Queens Of The Stone Age

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Doug and Steve plunge headfirst into their first request, and briefly fall in man-love with Josh Homme.

Queens Of The Stone Age’s Homepage

Music featured this week
3’s & 7’s – Era Vulgaris
Little Sister – Lullabies To Paralyze
No One Knows – Songs For The Deaf

And of course, ID from Kasabian’s self-titled album.

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