It Wasn’t Me by Shaggy feat. RikRok

Knock Knock. Who’s there? Your friends from THE STORY SONG PODCAST. In this episode, your hosts review a story about the girl next door — the multi-Platinum hit from 2000, “It Wasn’t Me,” by Grammy-winning reggae artist, Shaggy, featuring RikRok. In this episode, your hosts travel Mr. Shaggy’s neighborhood for some not-so-good advice, and to learn … Continue reading It Wasn’t Me by Shaggy feat. RikRok

Call Your Girlfriend by Robyn

Call your Girlfriend or Boyfriend, or any friend and listen to the newest episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST! In this episode, your hosts review the 2010 synth-pop hit, “Call Your Girlfriend” by Robyn. Let Robyn walk you through your break-up like a call center manager, find out if flip phones should make a comeback, … Continue reading Call Your Girlfriend by Robyn

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

Sunny Came Home by Shawn Colvin

We’re burning up for this episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST! Join your hosts as they make a few small repairs and review the 1997 folk rock hit, “Sunny Came Home” by Shawn Colvin. We’ll discuss your local Kohl’s playlist, journaling, and how listening to the lyrics can make an upbeat song pretty dark and … Continue reading Sunny Came Home by Shawn Colvin

SSP Classics: Big Bad John by Jimmy Dean

BONUS EPISODE: Come back to the mine with this SSP Classic Episode. This week your hosts revisit their review of the 1961 Grammy award-winning country classic, "Big Bad John" by Jimmy Dean. Help us honor a big, big man at the bottom of a deep, deep mine on this classic, classic episode of THE STORY … Continue reading SSP Classics: Big Bad John by Jimmy Dean

Copperhead Road by Steve Earle

Come up from the holler and listen to another episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST. In this episode, your hosts review the 1988 outlaw country hit, "Copperhead Road" by Steve Earle. Join us on an inter-generational journey to learn the benefits of shopping in bulk, the best way to detail the car you run moonshine … Continue reading Copperhead Road by Steve Earle

Lyin’ Eyes by The Eagles

You can’t hide your lyin’ ears — you want to listen to a new episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST. In this episode, your hosts review the 1970s country rock hit, “Lyin’ Eyes” by the Eagles. We’ll discuss each character’s point of view, how to get to the cheating side of town, and dream theft. Don’t … Continue reading Lyin’ Eyes by The Eagles

Folsom Prison Blues by Johnny Cash

I hear a new episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST a-comin’. In this episode, your hosts review the country music classic, “Folsom Prison Blues” by Johnny Cash — both its original 1950s studio version and its more famous 1960s live version. In this episode, we'll discuss train travel, early-morning prison concerts, and how cool the Man … Continue reading Folsom Prison Blues by Johnny Cash

Patches by Clarence Carter

No, not that Patches. The other Patches. On this episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST, we review Clarence Carter's 1970 R&B hit, "Patches." Find out why all songs about people named Patches can't help being sad, see where this song fits into the Story Song Expanded Universe, and learn about farming as an after-school job … Continue reading Patches by Clarence Carter