Ariel by Dean Friedman

Looking for change? So are we! Take a trip to the other side of the Hudson with THE STORY SONG PODCAST. Join your hosts for their review of the 1977 pop hit, “Ariel” by singer-songwriter Dean Friedman. We’ll get into the minutiae of the mundane as we discuss the vegan menu at the Paramus Dairy … Continue reading Ariel by Dean Friedman

SSP Minisode: Dance Dance Conversation

BONUS EPISODE: Welcome to the first minisode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST! In this special bonus episode, your hosts review songs that teach the listener how to dance. In this surprisingly long minisode, your hosts use two arbitrary criteria to rate the dance classics “The Locomotion” by Little Eva, “Tootsee Roll” by 69 Boyz, “Boot … Continue reading SSP Minisode: Dance Dance Conversation

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: 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

Teenage Dirtbag by Wheatus

Were you popular in high school? Did you attend prom WITH a date? Well then, this song is not about you. Luckily, THE STORY SONG PODCAST is for everyone! And we give a damn about you. In this episode, we review "Teenage Dirtbag," the 2000s alternative hit by Wheatus, and discuss whether this song is … Continue reading Teenage Dirtbag by Wheatus