Alex Claiborne

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Recent Pieces from Alex Claiborne

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773: Yes's Going For the One, 9/18/2020 (54:00)
From: Sound Opinions

This week, hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot dissect Yes's 1977 masterpiece album Going For the One. They talk about the progressive rock band's history, the rich music and ...
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774: Hannibal Buress & How Record Stores Are Adapting, 9/25/2020 (:00)
From: Sound Opinions

In the music world, record stores are important economically, but also as community hubs. Jim and Greg talk with the directors of the documentary "Other Music" as well as ...
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772: Buried Treasures & Saving Our Stages, 9/11/2020 (54:00)
From: Sound Opinions

Nothing in the world can stop great music from being created. Even now there are songs coasting under the radar, not being enjoyed by enough people. We have a new batch of ...
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771: Songs About New Beginnings, Opinions on Margo Price and Juice Wrld, 9/4/2020 (54:00)
From: Sound Opinions

Oftentimes the best way to celebrate a new venture is with great music, and we could all use a fresh start right about now. Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot share some of ...
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766: Talking Heads Drummer Chris Frantz, 7/31/2020 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

This week, hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot chat with Talking Heads and Tom Tom Club drummer Chris Frantz about his new book, Remain In Love. They discuss Talking Heads’s ...
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765: Chicago Soul, 7/24/2020 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

From the late 1950s through the 1980s, the Chicago Soul musical movement was thriving and inspiring listeners with its diverse sounds. From Curtis Mayfield to Minnie ...
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764: Songs About Helping and Rock Doctors, 7/17/2020 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

In these confusing and anxious times, we could all use the occassional helping hand. This week, Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot share their favorite songs about helping. Then they ...
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763: Buried Treasures, 7/10/2020 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

It's time for another edition of Buried Treasures, where Greg Kot and Jim DeRogatis share some under-the-radar new music you need to hear.
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762: Bill Withers Album Dissection and Phoebe Bridgers Review, 7/3/2020 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

Bill Withers is beloved for writing classics like Lean On Me, but Greg Kot has long contended that Withers’ best album is Live at Carnegie Hall. This week hosts Jim DeRogatis ...
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761: Instant Commentary and Opinions on Bob Dylan's Rough and Rowdy Ways, 6/26/2020 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

Sometimes current events inspire urgent art. This week Jim and Greg share their favorite instant commentary tracks, songs that were published in a hurry in hopes of affecting ...