Take It on the Run by REO Speedwagon

Heard it from a friend who heard it from a friend who heard it from a bank teller that there’s a new episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST. In this episode, your hosts review the 1981 soft-rock hit “Take It on the Run” by REO Speedwagon. Learn where to get the best free pens and … Continue reading Take It on the Run by REO Speedwagon

Let The Music Play by Shannon

Love picked you out for this episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST! Let your hosts put you into a groove with their review of the groundbreaking, freestyle dance classic from 1983, “Let the Music Play” by Grammy-nominated singer, Shannon. Get the answers to all of your questions: Is a dance just a dance? Will he … Continue reading Let The Music Play by Shannon

All She Wants to Do Is Dance by on Henley

All we want to do is tell you about this episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST. Join your hosts for their review of “All She Wants to Do Is Dance,” a 1985 hit solo single by Don Henley. It’s Spy vs legendary Eagles drummer in this 80s pop-rock hit. You’ll learn how a Yankee can … Continue reading All She Wants to Do Is Dance by on Henley

SSP Minisode: Faking the Band

BONUS EPISODE: This special episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST explores fictional bands from film and television. If your hosts had the power to bring fictional characters into reality (and the jury is still out on whether or not they do), which bands would make the cut? Find out what the real world holds for … Continue reading SSP Minisode: Faking the Band

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

SSP Classics: Modern Girl by Sheena Easton

BONUS EPISODE: Join your hosts as they bring an SSP Classic Episode to modern times. From Musker and Bugatti, the songwriters of everyone's favorite elevator song, "Heaven on the 7th Floor," we revisit the 80s pop hit, "Modern Girl" by Sheena Easton. Don't stay at home and watch your TV. Stay at home and listen … Continue reading SSP Classics: Modern Girl by Sheena Easton

Bust A Move by Young MC

Ok, Smarty. You know what to do. Bust a move while you listen to this episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST. In Episode 12, your hosts take you through the four short stories of Young MC's 1980s hip hop classic and wedding staple, "Bust A Move." This here's a tale for all the fella. And … Continue reading Bust A Move by Young MC