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Music Geek Track Of The Week: Twin Peaks, “Stand in the Sand”

Okay, first thing: No, not that Twin Peaks, but here is a link to the Angelo Badalamenti title song just in case you are fixin’ for a flashback. This Twin… more

New Pixies Song: “Bagboy”

New Pixies song? New Pixies song: It’s been nine years since we’ve heard new Pixies music and longer since we got an album, but they’re back with a new track,… more

Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his… more

The Legacy Music Hour #139: Sports 3

Once again, Sports Games is the topic of the week for the Legacy Music Hour.  This time Brent and Rob are joined by Dan Bialek and Asterios Kokkinos from the … more

Jonah Raydio #32: Never Mind the Episode

This week we have comedian Chris Thayer joining us!  Not only did we get to hear some songs from Chris, but we got to hear him talk, too.  Adam is… more

Music Geek Track Of The Week: Lennon/McCartney Mashup “Imagine The Band”

Someone awesome named Mark Vidler did something awesome with two awesome songs written by two awesome people named John Lennon and Paul McCartney which is awesome. Like, woah. Earlier this… more

The TV “Batman” Theme, As Performed By Bats

The original Neal Hefti Batman theme recreated with the use of actual bat sounds? Why not, it’s Friday. Sándor Seuntjens of Brussels digitally reduced the otherwise-inaudible-to-humans sounds of bats… more

You Made It Weird #162: Sara Watkins

Sara Watkins (Nickel Creek! Amazing CD Sun Midnight Sun available NOW! Our first musician guest!) makes it weird. Get Sara’s music! Follow @peteholmes on Twitter and Like the show on… more

The Legacy Music Hour #138: Alberto José González

Alberto José González (otherwise known as Joe McAlby) is a Spanish composer who worked for the video game company Bit Managers during the 8-bit and 16-bit era.  He did… more

Jonah Raydio #31: Crimsisode

Jonah Raydio is back again. Now with spectacles sponsor Warby Parker! Guests Alie and Georgia join us to pass around a specialty handcrafted cocktail and hash up old memories. Guys,… more

Jimmy Fallon’s “We Are The World Of Warcraft,” Featuring Chris Hardwick and Felicia Day

It’s Video Game Week on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, and that made it totally appropriate for Jimmy and friends to sing the stirring anthem “We Are the World of… more

Music Geek Track Of The Week: Quadron’s “LFT”

From that first smooth thrust of brass (bass trumpet?) until Coco O’s urgent “come on, girls!,” I knew I was hearing one of my favorite tracks of the year. Looking… more

“Get Lucky” Through the Ages

In case you haven’t seen PV Nova’s epic reimagining of Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky” in the styles of every decade since the 1920s, you should listen to it now. I’m… more

The Legacy Music Hour #137: Asiatic Music 2

Asiatic sounding video game music tracks are all the rage of Episode 137 (also see Episode 74).  Good music here, with lots of pentatonic action.  Brent and Rob try to… more

Music Geek Track of the Week: Vic Mensa’s “Orange Soda”

There is so much good hip-hop coming out of Chicago right now it is unreal. And if 2012 was the year of Chief Keef, then 2013 is the year of… more

“Cosplay Piano” Meets “Game of Thrones”

Cosplay Piano’s back at the Stan Lee’s World of Heroes YouTube channel, and it’s the Game of Thrones theme this time, performed by Sonya Belousova joined by a cast of…… more

Jonah Raydio #30: Episode for a New Tomorrow

This week we have Scott Aukerman!  Returning to Jonah Raydio also is music news and the Twitter game.  Don’t forget to check out the first season of Scott’s… more

The Legacy Music Hour #136: 1998

The year 1998 is the topic of Episode 136.  The Game Boy was going real strong during this time, the only console that was significantly active during the 16-bit era (… more

Nerdist Podcast: Josh Homme

Josh Homme from Queens of the Stone Age talks about knowing where all the best restaurants are, his numerous run-ins with Steve Perry, and his favorite Arnold Schwarzenegger quotes! Queens… more

Grape Soda’s New Video, and Artist Lauren Gregg Tells All

Here’s the brand spankin’ new video for the synthy, minimalistic art-pop duo Grape Soda’s new song Obvious Signs, brought to life by artist Lauren Gregg and Craig Sheldon of their… more

Music Geek Track Of The Week: Lorde’s “Royals (Magnifik Remix)”

I had no idea what to post for this week’s track. Some pretty great albums have been dropping recently. You know, Daft Punk, The National, Disclosure, Vampire Weekend, all fantastic,… more

Jonah Raydio #29: Flyin’ the Episode

Jonah Raydio is back!  This week we have Bobcat Goldthwait!  Not only is he one of the sweetest, nicest people, he had a ton of awesome stories to tell.  One… more

The Legacy Music Hour #135: Flying and Shooting 3

Flying scrolling shoot ‘em up games is the focus of Episode 135.  Jams.  Straight up jams.  Twinbee 3.  Can’t beat it.  The best.  This whole episode is jammed out though. … more

The Collection: Capture Creatures, Skyrim Commercials, and Lots Of “Get Lucky”

Hey, it’s Memorial Day and I’m way, way, way, way, way, way, way, way, way, way, way, way, WAY overdue to post some more stuff that didn’t fit anyplace else… more