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Monday, September 22, 2008

Pure Pod for Now People: Episode 89

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Mon, Sep 22, 2008 at 1:22 PM

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This week on Pure Pod for Now People, Matt and Magsy bring in special guest Ezra Ace Caraeff to talk music—and as a witness to a very confused fan of Matt's. Music by the Fratellis, Spiritualized, Ted Leo and the Pharmacists, and MORE. Welcome to episode 89 of Pure Pod for Now People!

Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Savage Lovecast's 100th Episode!

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Wed, Sep 17, 2008 at 10:53 AM

In this very special 100th episode of Savage Lovecast, America's favorite homo, Dan Savage, attempts to save the marriages of six straight couples. Have you had your fix of Savage Love lately? Listen to a new episode every Wednesday on Pod 'n' Vod.

Tuesday, September 16, 2008

New Episode of Your Radio Sucks

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Tue, Sep 16, 2008 at 9:19 AM

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This is just a routine examination. Please relax. Good. Now breathe in, and out, and in, and out. Good. Hold this week's episode against your heart, and listen to music by Passion Pit (pictured), Envelopes, Ruby Isle, Freshkills, Kellarissa, the Girls, Talkdemonic, Lost in the Trees, the Ettes, the Lovely Sparrows, and Mogwai. Now turn your head and cough!

Monday, September 15, 2008

New Episode of Pure Pod for Now People

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Mon, Sep 15, 2008 at 3:12 PM

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This week on Pure Pod for Now People, Matt returns from his travels glowing and chatty because he got to see his beloved Buffalo Bills win at Penn State, and he took home another incredibly important award from his place of employment. Not even the discovery of his new #2 most hated corporation could bring him down. Music by the Pixies, Undertones, New Pornographers, Pulp and many more. Welcome to episode 88 of Pure Pod for Now People.

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Tuesday, September 9, 2008

New Episode of Your Radio Sucks

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Tue, Sep 9, 2008 at 2:19 PM

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Hello everybody. We have begun our initial descent into the greater Your Radio Sucks area. Please put your tray tables and seat backs in the upright position. Your flight crew will be circulating through the cabin to collect any trash, and your host Ned Lannamann will be playing songs by Bound Stems, Chad VanGaalen, Damien Jurado, Shaky Hands, Emiliana Torrini (pictured), the New Year, Calexico, Horse Feathers, Okkervil River, and the Donkeys. Please turn off any electronic devices you may be using—except for this one, of course. Thank you.

Monday, September 8, 2008

New Episode of Pure Pod for Now People

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Mon, Sep 8, 2008 at 11:17 AM

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This week on Pure Pod for Now People, Matt is excited about his upcoming trip to see his beloved Buffalo Bills, and thus is rather hyper and chatty. He rants about airlines charging him for extra baggage, and bands that have creepy songs about underage girls. Matt and Magsy kick of football season with their first football team picks. Music by Dennis Wilson, Nick Gilder, Ween, the Ones, and many more. Welcome to episode 87 of Pure Pod for Now People!

Tuesday, September 2, 2008

New Episode of Your Radio Sucks

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Tue, Sep 2, 2008 at 12:14 PM

For some strange unknown reason, there are a whole bunch of bands playing shows this week. We have no idea why! This week's episode of Your Radio Sucks features music from some of these bands, including Colour Revolt, Matt Sheehy, the Muslims, TK Webb & the Visions, Starfucker, Death Vessel, Throw Me the Statue, Monotonix, Sleepercar, and Spoon. And now, for absolutely no reason, here is a picture of a big red M using the bathroom.

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Monday, September 1, 2008

New Episode of Pure Pod for Now People

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Mon, Sep 1, 2008 at 10:49 AM

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This week on Pure Pod for Now People, it's an ode to the year 1986! Music by Run-DMC, Janet Jackson, the Pet Shop Boys, Oingo Boingo, Prince, and MANY MORE. Welcome to episode 86 of Pure Pod for Now People.

Tuesday, August 26, 2008

New Episode of Your Radio Sucks

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 3:15 PM

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Combing the alleyways and sidewalks of today's music scene, Your Radio Sucks chisels new songs off the pavement, puts them in a paper bag, lights it on fire, and leaves it flaming on your doorstep. Get those expensive new shoes dirty with the likes of Kristoffer Ragnstam, the Moondoggies, David Byrne & Brian Eno, Old Growth, Human Highway, Brimstone Howl (pictured), Plushgun, LKN, A.A. Bondy, and the Walkmen. It's the oldest trick in the book!

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Monday, August 25, 2008

New Episode of Pure Pod for Now People

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Mon, Aug 25, 2008 at 3:51 PM

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This week on Pure Pod for Now People, Magsy returns from vacation and complains about her socks. Matt tells Magsy she has big feet, and rejoices that football season is almost here. The duo send get well wishes to their friend Matt, and play music from the Sex Pistols, Queen, Johnny Thunders, the Who, and many more. Welcome to episode 85 of Pure Pod for Now People.

Tuesday, August 19, 2008

New Episode of Your Radio Sucks

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Tue, Aug 19, 2008 at 9:30 AM

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Sometimes we get a little carried away. This super deluxe edition of Your Radio Sucks features so much new music, it's bursting at the seams! So sit back and loosen that belt a notch or two, as your host Ned Lannamann plays songs by System and Station, 31Knots, Lykke Li, These United States, the Upsidedown, David Vandervelde (pictured), the French Semester, Jaguar Love, Doubledutch, Hypatia Lake, Eef Barzelay, and Apollo Sunshine. Mmmm! That's a lotta panna cotta! Get your taste here.

Monday, August 18, 2008

New Episode of Pure Pod for Now People

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Mon, Aug 18, 2008 at 9:30 AM

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After three episodes on auto-pilot, Matt returns to the show chattier than ever. He and Magsy talk about the overrated town of Bend, how Big Brown makes the U.S. Postal Service's employees seem like rock stars, and much more. Music by Iggy Pop, the Hold Steady, the Cars, Rachel Taylor Brown, and MORE. R.I.P. Isaac Hayes. Welcome to episode 84 of Pure Pod for Now People!

Tuesday, August 12, 2008

New Episode of Your Radio Sucks

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Tue, Aug 12, 2008 at 12:10 PM

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It's the summer's biggest blockbuster! This week's episode of Your Radio Sucks is packed to the gills with explosions, action, romance, suspense, and the best damn music you can listen to for free. All you need to do is click play on your browser! Your host Ned Lannamann plays tunes by the Rumble Strips (pictured), Oxford Collapse, Shannon McArdle, the Lord Dog Bird, the Weather Machines, the War on Drugs, Ida, the Marked Men, Manhattan Love Suicides, and the Golden Bears. It's a laugh-a-minute thrill ride for the whole family*! Check it out here.

*except for Grandma, who prefers Bing Crosby, and is virtually deaf anyway.

Monday, August 11, 2008

New Episode of Pure Pod for Now People

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Mon, Aug 11, 2008 at 11:24 AM

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After 82 episodes of dutifully listening to Matt bump his gums, Magsy finally gets a say in the show. 100 percent say! That's right, it's the MAGSY EPISODE! Music by Menomena, Matson Jones, A is Jump, Deathray, Nada Surf, and MORE. Welcome to episode 83 of Pure Pod for Now People.

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Tuesday, August 5, 2008

New Episode of Your Radio Sucks

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Tue, Aug 5, 2008 at 11:06 AM

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Some days, you just want it in the ear. Today, we give you just that. This episode of Your Radio Sucks features music by the likes of Correcto, David Vandervelde, White Denim, Jared Mees & the Grown Children, the Weight, Starfucker, Conor Oberst, Apollo Sunshine, and Blitzen Trapper (pictured). Give your ear some love.

Monday, August 4, 2008

New Episode of Pure Pod for Now People

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Mon, Aug 4, 2008 at 10:46 AM

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This week on Pure Pod for Now People, the "Summer of Matt" continues with another music-packed episode featuring songs that have made up the first 80 episodes of the show. Music by too many artists to list! Welcome to the Summer of Matt II (aka episode 82) of Pure Pod for Now People.

Tuesday, July 29, 2008

New Episode of Your Radio Sucks

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 10:29 AM

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Your Radio Sucks combines the finest minerals and manure to give your growing plants the nutrients they need. Look how green they are! Our resident green thumb, Ned Lannamann, plays music from the Loved, CSS, Titus Andronicus, Ida Maria, Chikita Violenta (pictured), Azeda Booth, Ponytail, and Harvey Milk. If your plant could talk, it would say, "Turn it up!" Or, it might say "Feed me, Seymour!" and then eat you alive.

Get your listening on here.

Monday, July 28, 2008

New Episode of Pure Pod for Now People

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Mon, Jul 28, 2008 at 1:14 PM

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This week on Pure Pod for Now People, Matt starts the two week odyssey of playing songs that have made up the first 80 episodes of the show. Music by too many artists to list! Welcome to the Summer of Matt (aka episode 81) of Pure Pod for Now People!

Thursday, July 24, 2008

New Episode of Easier Than Reading

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Thu, Jul 24, 2008 at 4:59 PM

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This week on Easier Than Reading, your host Andrew R. Tonry delivers a PDX Pop-Tastic episode, as he outlines his picks from this weekend's PDX Pop Now! music festival. Preview music from Tu Fawning, Panther, Nurses (pictured), Starfucker, Eat Skull, and White Fang. Then head out this weekend and catch some great local bands for FREE! Listen here.

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Tuesday, July 22, 2008

New Episode of Your Radio Sucks

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Tue, Jul 22, 2008 at 10:18 AM

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You can hear that familiar sound from blocks away! It's the Your Radio Sucks truck, and every kid in the neighborhood comes running. We've got the frostiest, sweetest treats for all to enjoy—even if you're lactose intolerant! Your host Ned Lannamann plays music from Dr. Dog, Azeda Booth, CSS (pictured), Brendan Canning, Bodies of Water, Lackthereof, High Places, Titus Andronicus, and the Zombies. Go on, take a lick!

Monday, July 21, 2008

New Episode of Pure Pod for Now People

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Mon, Jul 21, 2008 at 12:46 PM

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This week on Pure Pod for Now People, Matt reflects on his chat with Bob Mould, and tells Magsy she is exotic. Will this anger her? Music by the Jesus Lizard, Duran Duran, Joy Division, Sly and the family Stone, and more. Welcome to episode 80 of Pure Pod for Now People.

Tuesday, July 15, 2008

New Episode of Your Radio Sucks

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Tue, Jul 15, 2008 at 11:07 AM

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Have you been injured by inferior music? Have you suffered trauma from listening to the same mediocre crap over and over? Your Radio Sucks is the podcast you can trust, and your host Ned Lannamann is on your side, with cheap suit and bad comb-over, fighting for your rights. This week, listen to eight new songs and one old one, with music by the Hold Steady (pictured), the War on Drugs, Diplo and Dark Meat, the Capstan Shafts, Chad VanGaalen, Matt Sheehy, Dungen, Wolf Parade, and the Kinks. (Works on contingency; license pending.) Ready for healing and compensation? Listen to Your Radio Sucks here.

Monday, July 14, 2008

New Episode of Pure Pod for Now People

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Mon, Jul 14, 2008 at 12:44 PM

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This week on Pure Pod for Now People, Matt is convinced the the Hold Steady wrote a song for him. Magsy thinks Matt just full of himself. Matt gets his ticket to the Police and Elvis Costello show, but thinks it might be hush money to keep from bringing up the ringers on the Mercury softball team. Music by Dead Moon, the Babys, Split Enz, the Gits, and more! Welcome to episode 79 of Pure Pod for now people!

Thursday, July 10, 2008

New Episode of Easier Than Reading

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Thu, Jul 10, 2008 at 3:51 PM

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Oh happy day! The sun is out, the birds are chirping, and Andrew R. Tonry delivers a brand new episode of Easier Than Reading. Listen in and get a sneak peak at the live music happening around town this week. On today's show, you'll hear tunes from the Lifesavas, Nick Jaina, Burning Brides, Soda Pop Kids (pictured), and more. Listen here.

Tuesday, July 8, 2008

New Episode of Your Radio Sucks

Posted by Christine S. Blystone on Tue, Jul 8, 2008 at 11:58 AM

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We've just sprayed Your Radio Sucks on the sliding glass door, so now it's squeaky clean! Your host Ned Lannamann has been slaving with the spray bottle and paper towels to get rid of all the dirt and grime, for a streak-free, fresh-smelling finish. Now you can clearly hear music from Wire, BOAT, Tu Fawning, Beck, the Dutchess and the Duke, Love is All (pictured), Son Ambulance, Abe Vigoda, and Foghorn Duo. And how many times do we have to tell you? Don't put your greasy handprints on the glass! Oh, for the love of...

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