Brendan Banaszak

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Recent Pieces from Brendan Banaszak

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721: Sound Opinions: Opinions on Lana Del Rey, Tool & More, Farewell to Ric Ocasek & Daniel Johns... (:00)
From: Sound Opinions

With an influx of new music, hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot decide it's time for a review roundup. They share their opinions on records by Tool, Lana Del Rey, Common and ...
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720: Sound Opinions: Buried Treasures & Peter Lewis of Moby Grape, 9/13/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot are always on the lookout for buried treasures - newly released music that is flying underneath the critical and commercial radar. They're ...
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719: Sound Opinions: James Alexander of the Bar-Kays & Favorite Bass Lines, 9/6/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

This week, hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot are joined by legendary funk and R&B bassist James Alexander of the Bar-Kays. They discuss his early days as a pivotal part of the ...
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718: Sound Opinions: Quitting Songs and Whitney, 8/30/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

While critical and commercially successful “soft rock” music is rare in 2019, the Chicago band Whitney found a way to make it work. This week, hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg ...
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717: Sound Opinions: Best Music Cameos, 8/23/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

Sometimes, all it takes for a song to go from good to great is the addition of a guest artist, whether it’s a rapper going in on the verse or a guitarist shredding a solo. ...
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716: The Mountain Goats & Opinions on Sleater-Kinney, 8/16/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

Over the course of 17 albums, The Mountain Goats have gone from a super lo-fi solo project to a polished four piece combo. We're joined by the whole band for an exclusive ...
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715: Sound Opinions: The Legend of Robert Johnson, 8/9/2019 (59:00)
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For decades, the myths surrounding Robert Johnson overshadowed his contributions as a singer, songwriter and guitarist. From the legend that he sold his soul to the devil at ...
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714: Sound Opinions: Why the Ramones Matter, 8/2/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

Back in the 1970s, punk was shorthand for a subculture that took pride in breaking the mainstream’s mold. And at the vanguard of punk rock was The Ramones. Jim DeRogatis and ...
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713: Sound Opinions: Julia Jacklin, 7/26/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

While Australian singer-songwriter Julia Jacklin’s voice has a soft vibrato and sweet tone, her lyrics are laced with a dry sense of humor and unflinching honesty. Hosts Jim ...
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712: Buried Treasures & Tasha, 7/19/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

It's time again for hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot to share their latest buried treasures: recently released, under-the-radar albums you need to hear! They'll also chat ...