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THE STORY SONG PODCAST is the music review, comedy, pop culture podcast that provides commentary, analysis, and the history of narrative songs from all genres and all eras—from obscure one-hit wonders to well-known classics, and some of the biggest hits of all time. Join your hosts as they discuss details only hinted at in the lyrics and speculate about every aspect of each song. We tell the story of the songs that tell a story.

Angel from Montgomery by Bonnie Raitt The Story Song Podcast

The flies are buzzin’ about this episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST. Join your hosts for their review of the classic country ballad, “Angel from Montgomery,” performed by Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Bonnie Raitt, and written by legendary singer/songwriter, John Prine. In this episode, we fly from Montgomery to outer space to discuss our new coworker, Jeff; 1960s crypto; unnecessary stage musicals; and having the courage to rank songs in a list. If you don’t do nothin’ else today, listen to this episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST. It’s not a hard way to go. Continue the conversation; follow THE STORY SONG PODCAST on social media. Follow us on Twitter (@Story_Song), Instagram (storysongpodcast), and Facebook (thestorysongpodcast). THE STORY SONG PODCAST is a member of the Pantheon Podcast Network. “Angel from Montgomery” by Bonnie Raitt (from the album Streetlights) is available on Apple Music, Amazon Music, YouTube Music, Tidal, Deezer, Pandora, Spotify, or wherever you listen to music. “Angel from Montgomery” by John Prine (from the album John Prine) is available on Apple Music, Amazon Music, YouTube Music, Tidal, Deezer, Pandora, Spotify, or wherever you listen to music. This episode's featured promo is from THE GREATEST SONG EVER SUNG (POORLY). Follow them on Podchaserand Twitter (@SungPoorly), and listen on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
  1. Angel from Montgomery by Bonnie Raitt
  2. Punk Rock Girl by The Dead Milkmen
  3. Don't You Want Me by The Human League
  4. She Loves to Hear the Music by Peter Allen
  5. SSP Classics: You Don't Mess Around with Jim / Bad, Bad Leroy Brown by Jim Croce

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SSP 86: Angel from Montgomery by Bonnie Raitt

The flies are buzzin’ about this episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST. Join your hosts for their review of the classic country ballad, “Angel from Montgomery,” performed by Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Bonnie Raitt, and written by legendary singer/songwriter, John Prine. In this episode, we fly from Montgomery to outer space to discuss … Continue reading SSP 86: Angel from Montgomery by Bonnie Raitt

SSP 85: Punk Rock Girl by The Dead Milkmen

Stop slam dancing and give this episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST a chance. Travel ‘round the world, just you and your hosts, as they review the 1988 punk classic, “Punk Rock Girl,” by The Dead Milkmen. You’ll feel rich as the Duke of Earl as we discuss hot iced tea, beach-related intellectual property, and … Continue reading SSP 85: Punk Rock Girl by The Dead Milkmen

SSP 84: Don’t You Want Me by The Human League

Hey you guys! It’s us. Your friends at THE STORY SONG PODCAST. Join your hosts for their review of the 1981 synth-pop hit, “Don’t You Want Me,” by British new wave group, The Human League. Whether you’re a waitress in a cocktail bar or a musician in a hospital, this is the episode for you! … Continue reading SSP 84: Don’t You Want Me by The Human League

SSP 83: She Loves to Hear the Music by Peter Allen

Don’t just sit there by your radio! Put another nickel in — in the nickelodeon, and enjoy this episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST. Join your hosts for their review of the 1976 song, “She Loves to Hear the Music” by singer, songwriter, and Australian icon Peter Allen (written by Peter Allen and Carole Bayer … Continue reading SSP 83: She Loves to Hear the Music by Peter Allen

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