Hosts Nate Wilcox and Justin Bankston discuss the documentary "New York Doll." New York Dolls bassist Arthur "Killer" Kane was the focus of Greg Whiteley's 2005 documentary which told the story of his final months in Los Angeles and an unexpected Dolls reunion in London. Nate and Justin also discuss the meteoric rise and tragic fall of the Dolls in New York and London in the 1970s.
TechnoRoll 2.16: DJ Spooky, Atari Teenage Riot, Mouse on Mars and Drill & Bass Producers Got Arty Post-Rave
Hosts Nate Wilcox and Ryan Harkness discuss Simon Reynolds' "Energy Flash: A Journey Through Rave Music and Dance Culture." This week the conversation turns toward the avant-garde of late 90's post-rave, post-rap, post-rock artists who abandoned the dance floors and strived to advance the boundaries of the form.
Hosts Nate Wilcox and Justin Bankston discuss the Netflix documentary "ZZ Top: That Little Ol' Band From Texas." The alchemy of ZZ Top is studied and analyzed by two passionate fans with special attention paid to what isn't revealed in the documentary.
This week Nate Wilcox and Ryan Harkness' discussion of Simon Reynolds' "Energy Flash: A Journey Through Rave Music and Dance Culture" turns to the period when jungle fragmented into multiple competing subgenres.
Hosts Nate Wilcox and Justin Bankston discuss the hard to see documentary "MC5 A True Testimonial." The MC5 pioneered punk, heavy metal and high energy mid-western rock in late 1960's Detroit and paid a heavy price.
Hosts Nate Wilcox and Ryan Harkness continue their discussion of Simon Reynolds' "Energy Flash: A Journey Through Rave Music and Dance Culture." This week Nate & Ryan talk trip-hop and how the 1990s Bristol sound emerged from a city not much known for innovative music until the 1980s.
Let It Roll is a series of in-depth interviews with music writers like Ed Ward, Robert Gordon, Paul Trynka, Peter Doggett, Elijah Wald and more.