On this Six-Pack episode, longtime friend Melissa O’Neal and Jon Lamoreaux of The Hustle podcast join Eric Miller of Pods & Sods to share and discuss some of their Kenny Loggins favorites. Missy and Jon are each bringing three picks covering Kenny’s long and varied body of work – from emotional crooner to soundtrack god to yacht rock maestro to David Foster balladeer, we hit it all. What do you think of when you hear Kenny Loggins? Is he the Footloose guy or the Danny’s Song guy? Is he a cheesy punch-line or an underappreciated genius with a career that spans fifty years?? We get into all of that and much, much more!
So sit back and discover or rediscover the pop mastery of Kenny Loggins.
On this Six-Pack episode, Ken Mills of POP! A Pop Culture Podcast and Jon Lamoreaux of The Hustle podcast join Eric Miller of Pods & Sods to share and discuss some Duran Duran favorites. We’re each bringing two picks covering the band’s long and sometimes maligned body of work. We get into them struggling with the boy band thing, the brilliance of their songwriting, the obscurity of their lyrics, the uniqueness of Simon’s voice, particularly when he gets into a Sinatra or sexy zone, and so much more.
So sit back and discover or rediscover the pop mastery of Duran Duran.
On this Six-Pack episode, Pat Francis of the Rock Solid Podcast and BJ Kramp of the Rock And/Or Roll podcast join Eric Miller of Pods & Sods to enlighten him on the work of Nick Lowe. Pat and BJ are both bringing three picks covering the Nick’s long and storied career. We get into Nick’s work as a producer, his brilliance as a songwriter, the instant timelessness to some of his songs, his craftsmanship in the studio, and so much more.
So sit back and discover or rediscover the brilliance of Nick Lowe.
On this Six-Pack episode, Ken “The Podfather” Mills of the Pop! Podcast and Richie Wagner of the Audiobiography podcast join Eric Miller of Pods & Sods to further enlighten him on King’s X. King’s X is a band’s band and a fan favorite. Ken and Richie are both bringing three picks covering the band’s first three albums. We get into the lyrical significance, the spirituality, the lessons that can be learned, their groundbreaking, genre-bending musicality, and so much more.
So sit back and discover or rediscover the brilliance of King’s X.
On this Six-Pack episode, friend of the show Jack Broad and Brad Page of I’m In Love With That Song podcast join Eric Miller of Pods & Sods to school him on the unique brilliance Adrian Belew. Adrian has been a prolific songwriter, side-man, guitar innovator, and all around musical trailblazer for several decades. He’s even been a former Pods & Sods guest, clearly a career highlight for anyone! But in this episode Brad and Jack are bringing some of their personal favorite choice cuts from Adrian’s deeply interesting and widely varied career – from solo to sideman to group member of such bands as King Crimson and The Bears, this episode has tastes of each. Bonus: We get some patented Brad Page storytelling leading up to his last pick, epic!!
So sit back and discover or rediscover the brilliance of Mr Adrian Belew.
What do Jamie Gertz, Elisabeth Shue, Deborah Foreman, and Meredith Salenger have in common??
Podcast co-hosts Jon Lamoreaux of The Hustle Podcast, Joe Royland of Sit & Spin with Joe, and Eric Miller of Pods & Sods return with the latest volume in the Soundtrack Six-Pack series. And some of the aforementioned actresses of the day come up as we discuss our picks.
We’re also continuing our listener pick segment, featuring a wonderful pick from listener Dennis Dickinson!
In Volume Seven, we’re unpacking some classics from Danny Wilde (not to be confused with Matthew Wilder), Roger Daltrey, Comstat Angels, The Carnival Strippers, Toad The Wet Sprocket, and Willie Hutch.