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Show #92: 08.31.07
Topic: Best Lead Off Tracks

It’s a term as old as the album itself: Track One, Side One. This week Jim and Greg release their inner music geek to tackle the question of what are the best Lead-Off Tracks in rock history. Tune in to hear their picks, as well as some of yours.

Footnotes: (link)

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Show #91: 08.24.07
Review: Rilo Kiley

Roky Erickson, leader of the 13th Floor Elevators, is one of the most influential and tragic figures in rock music. This week on the show Jim and Greg will dissect the life and career of the psychedelic music legend and talk with Keven McAlester, the director of the Roky Erickson film "You're Gonna Miss Me."

Footnotes: (link)
Reviews: (link)

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Show #90: 08.17.07
Topic: The Rock Doctors

Drs. Kot and DeRogatis, MD are back for another Rock Doctors consultation. Tune in to hear their prescriptions for better musical health. Then, stay tuned for reviews of new albums from melodic indie-rockers The New Pornographers and avant-pop artist M.I.A.

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Reviews: (link)

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Show #89: 08.10.07
Guest:
The Besnard Lakes

This week on Sound Opinions, the next great indie rock band out of Canada: The Besnard Lakes joins Jim and Greg live in the studio. Jim and Greg will also review last weekend's Lollapalooza Festival, and Jim drops a track into the Desert Island Jukebox.

Footnotes: (link)
DIJ: (link)
Bonus Song "Devastation": (link)
Bonus Song "Disaster": (link)
Bonus Song "On Bedford and Grand": (link)
Bonus Song "You Lied to Me": (link)

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Show #88: 08.03.07
Guest: The Effigies
Review: Common

Jim and Greg have the groundbreaking Chicago punk band The Effigies live in the studio. Then they'll review the new album from rapper Common, and Greg will add a track to the Desert Island Jukebox.

Footnotes: (link)
Review: (link)
DIJ: (link)
Bonus Song "Baby Sleeps Alone": (link)
Bonus Song "Hazmat": (link)
Bonus Song "Mob Clash": (link)
Bonus Song "Full Weight": (link)

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