Music Culture

15 AMAZING COVER VERSIONS

15 AMAZING COVER VERSIONS In this episode of the Revolutions per Minute podcast, Jeff Nolan runs down 15 of his favorite cover versions from the long history of rock ‘n’ roll. Some of the usual suspects are here, but there are quite a few surprises as well. You’re gonna dig it! Here’s a handy-dandy Spotify…

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Coolest Conversations – The Shadows of Knight

Coolest Conversations – The Shadows of Knight In this episode of Coolest Conversations, The Mighty Manfred chats with garage rock icon Jim Sohns of The Shadows of Knight and digs deep into his 50+ year career. Jim Sohns This is the unedited version of the interview that originally aired on SiriusXM’s Underground Garage Channel 21.…

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Coolest Conversations – THE SONICS

Coolest Conversations – THE SONICS In this episode of Coolest Conversations, The Mighty Manfred has an in-depth, insightful conversation with sax man Rob Lind of protopunk legends The Sonics. It’s a great interview with a great player from a great band. Enjoy! The Sonics 2017 This is the unedited version of the interview that originally…

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Coolest Conversations – The Dollyrots

Coolest Conversations – The Dollyrots In this episode of Coolest Conversations, The Mighty Manfred talks music with Luis Cabeza of pop/punk stalwarts THE DOLLYROTS. The Dollyrots This is the unedited version of the interview that originally aired on SiriusXM’s Underground Garage Channel 21. Look for more unedited versions of Mighty Manfred’s Coolest Conversations exclusively here…

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Music Culture US vs UK

ROCK FIGHT! U.S. vs U.K.

ROCK FIGHT! U.S. vs U.K. Which country has produced better rock bands – the United States or the United Kingdom? In this episode, RPM’s Jeff Nolan is joined by English gadfly Josh Weller of London-based punk band the Kenneths. Jeff presents the case for U.S. bands; Josh rebuts his arguments. For the sake of the…

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INTERVIEW – Ted Dwane of Mumford & Sons

INTERVIEW – Ted Dwane of Mumford & Sons In this episode of the Revolutions per Minute podcast, our man in the U.K. – Josh Weller – sits down with Mumford & Sons bassist Ted Dwane for an insightful, irreverent and enlightening interview about his influences, his process and why his mother had to explain to…

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The Weird World of Novelty Songs

The Weird World of Novelty Songs In this episode, RPM editor Jeff Nolan and wild-eyed Englishman Josh Weller dive deep into the exceedingly bizarre world of novelty songs. From Eddie Cantor to Steve Martin, from Dr. Demento to the inscrutable PikoTaro; Jeff and Josh endure the unendurable and emerge enlightened – and more than a…

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COOLEST CONVERSATIONS – The Regrettes

COOLEST CONVERSATIONS – The Regrettes The Mighty Manfred chats with singer/songwriter Lydia Night of indie pop upstarts THE REGRETTES. Fun stuff from a fun band. This is the unedited version of the interview that originally aired on SiriusXM’s Underground Garage Channel 21. Look for more unedited versions of Mighty Manfred’s Coolest Conversations exclusively here at…

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COOLEST CONVERSATIONS – Ryan Hamilton

COOLEST CONVERSATIONS – Ryan Hamilton The Mighty Manfred digs into the mind of Ryan Hamilton of Ryan Hamilton and the Traitors. This is the unedited version of the interview that originally aired on SiriusXM’s Underground Garage Channel 21. Look for more unedited versions of Mighty Manfred’s Coolest Conversations exclusively here at Revolutions per Minute. Thanks…

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COOLEST CONVERSATIONS – DEBBIE HARRY of BLONDIE

COOLEST CONVERSATIONS – DEBBIE HARRY of BLONDIE Legendary Blondie frontwoman Debbie Harry joins the Mighty Manfred in a fun, informative and very cool conversation about Blondie’s killer new album, Pollinator, and the nature of being a rock ‘n’ roll icon. BLONDIE (photo by Alexander Thompson) This is the unedited version of the interview that originally…

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COOLEST CONVERSATIONS – Rikki Styxx

COOLEST CONVERSATIONS – Rikki Styxx The Mighty Manfred has a fun, freewheeling conversation with California garage rock mainstay Rikki Styxx. Rikki is an in-demand drummer for a variety of great acts – including The Dollyrots, The Two Tens and the Darts. TMChrisBarber2016 This is the unedited version of the interview that originally aired on SiriusXM’s…

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INTERVIEW – Robbie Krieger of the Doors

INTERVIEW – Robbie Krieger of the Doors RPM editor Jeff Nolan sat down with legendary Doors guitarist Robbie Krieger before his performance at the Hard Rock Hotel in Orlando, Florida for an informative, wide-ranging discussion. A truly singular artist, in this interview Robbie reflects on six decades as a working musician.

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