Love Vigilantes by New Order

Been so alone? Then check out this episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST. Oh, we’ve just come from the land of synth-pop to review the 1985 hit “Love Vigilantes” by influential new wave band, New Order. We’ll discuss the cost of sending a telegram; danceable ghost stories; and songs that you definitely know, but not … Continue reading Love Vigilantes by New Order

Angel of the Morning by Merrilee Rush and the Turnabouts

Baby...baby...just join your hosts for their review of possibly the saddest song ever — the 1968 hit “Angel of the Morning” by Merrilee Rush and the Turnabouts; a classic song that was later covered by country artist Juice Newton in 1981 and The Pretenders in 1995. Find out how this song connects Kiki Dee and … Continue reading Angel of the Morning by Merrilee Rush and the Turnabouts

SSP Classics: The Gambler by Kenny Rogers

BONUS: In honor of country music legend and story song icon, Kenny Rogers, THE STORY SONG PODCAST is releasing our fifth ever episode, "The Gambler" by Kenny Rogers. In a career spanning six decades, Kenny Rogers won three Grammys, had 24 number one hits, and sold over 50 million albums. His music influenced countless musicians … Continue reading SSP Classics: The Gambler by Kenny Rogers

SSP Classics: Lucky by Britney Spears

BONUS EPISODE: HAPPY ST. PATRICK'S DAY! This is a story about a classic episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST. Join your hosts as they revisit their review of the 2000 pop hit, "Lucky," by Britney Spears. Don’t cry, cry, cry into your green beer. Walk the green carpet with Lucky and enjoy this completely relevant … Continue reading SSP Classics: Lucky by Britney Spears

Lonely Boy by Andrew Gold

It’s a family affair on this episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST! Join your hosts as they fill in the blanks of the 1977 international hit song, “Lonely Boy,” by Andrew Gold. Learn about the sibling who ruined the life of our narrator (who may or may not be Andrew Gold); learn how to turn … Continue reading Lonely Boy by Andrew Gold

Evangeline by The Band and Emmylou Harris

Place your bets on this episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST. Join your hosts on a trip down the mighty Mississippi as they review the country rock classic, “Evangeline,” by The Band and Emmylou Harris, taken from the 1978 Martin Scorsese film and soundtrack album, THE LAST WALTZ, a documentary about The Band’s final concert … Continue reading Evangeline by The Band and Emmylou Harris

Lullaby by Shawn Mullins

Turn that frown upside down, and let THE STORY SONG PODCAST rock you to sleep. Join your hosts for the story of a girl sobbing in a bar (again) as they review the Grammy-nominated 1998 alternative hit, "Lullaby,” written and sung (but mostly spoken) by Shawn Mullins. Find out which celebrities to add to your … Continue reading Lullaby by Shawn Mullins

SSP Classics: Regulate by Warren G ft. Nate Dogg

BONUS EPISODE: SSP LISTENERS! MOUNT UP! This week your hosts revisit their review of the 1994 Hip Hop classic, "Regulate" by Warren G. featuring Nate Dogg. So jump in your ride with your favorite dame and listen to this classic episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST. Continue the conversation; follow THE STORY SONG PODCAST on social media. Follow … Continue reading SSP Classics: Regulate by Warren G ft. Nate Dogg

SSP Classics: Brandy (You’re a Fine Girl) by Looking Glass

BONUS EPISODE: Hello sailor. Belly back up to the bar with this SSP Classic Episode. This week your hosts revisit their review of the 1972 pop rock classic, "Brandy (You're a Fine Girl" by Looking Glass. Come aboard for the tale of a fine lady in a classic episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST. Continue the conversation; follow … Continue reading SSP Classics: Brandy (You’re a Fine Girl) by Looking Glass

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer by Gene Autry

Happy Holidays from THE STORY SONG PODCAST! Join your hosts at they review (with glee) the Christmas standard, "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" written by Johnny Marks and originally recorded by the singing cowboy, Gene Autry. Enjoy the holidays with an episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST, which will go down in history — you might … Continue reading Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer by Gene Autry