A short, sweet, and random collection of Stax gems brought to you by your hosts Lee McCormack of The Tramps Like Us Podcast, Mr Brian Jacobs, and Eric Miller of Pods & Sods. Not a ton of research, not a ton of pontificating, just three friends sharing some of the greatest rock & soul the world has ever known.
In Volume One, we’re unpacking some classics by Otis Redding, Booker T & The MGs, The Staple Singers, Eddie Floyd, Otis Redding with Carla Thomas, and The Veltones.
This year Eric and Craig are joined in Nashville by Mister Brian Jacobs (father of Not Pete Ham Jacobs) for the second annual ROCK N POD EXPO! Enjoy a super jam packed four hour marathon with all of our friends:
Bakko (Cobras and Fire)
Lee McCormack (Tramps Like Us)
Randy W. Hall (That Dandy Classic Music Hour)
Matt Porter (The KISS Room)
Brad Page (I’m In Love With That Song)
Courtney Cronin Dold (Pop!)
Gary Shaller (PODKISST)
Jon Lamoreaux (The Hustle)
Joey Haynie (Rock Strikes Ten)
Wally Norton (CGCM Podcast)
Sonny Pooni (Growin’ Up Rock)
Brian Kramp (Rock and/or Roll)
Julian Gill (KISSFAQ)
Chris Czynszak (Decibel Geek)
Finishing off with a live bootleg recording of Honey Don’t featuring Mister Brian Jacobs on vocals, the smoldering Lee McCormack on vocals and guitar. the powerful and attractive Joe Polo on drums and team player Craig Smith on bass.
See ya next year in Nashville!
Matt Porter of The KISS Room and Mr Brian Jacobs join Eric to discuss the upcoming Nashville Rock n Pod Expo 2 in Nashville! It’s Three for The Road! We’ll be hitting the road and heading to Nashville to hang out with our friends in the rock podcast community. Hopefully we’ll see you there, this Saturday, August 25th at the Nashville Palace!!
The always jovial Mister Brian Jacobs joins Craig for a risky and controversial episode of Two Pick Ten, where each pick their top ten Beatles desert island picks. Before they do, though – an icebreaker that has caused brawls on certain internet forums… but what happens AFTER is where things get really strange.
Join Brian Jacobs and Craig Smith for the last of four installments covering John Lennon’s solo output. Covered in this episode: DOUBLE FANTASY; THE JOHN LENNON COLLECTION; MILK AND HONEY; LIVE IN NEW YORK CITY; MENLOVE AVE and a slew of essential (and non-essential) compilations.
Join Brian Jacobs and Craig Smith for the third of four installments covering John Lennon’s solo output. Covered in this episode: MIND GAMES; WALLS AND BRIDGES; ROCK AND ROLL; Move Over Ms. L; SHAVED FISH.
Join Brian Jacobs and Craig Smith for the second of four installments covering John Lennon’s solo output. Covered in this episode: Instant Karma!; Who Has Seen The Wind; PLASTIC ONO BAND; Power To The People; Open Your Box; God Save Us (Oz); SOME TIME IN NEW YORK CITY; Happy Xmas (War Is Over); Listen, The Snow Is Falling.