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

Monster Mash by Bobby (Boris) Pickett

Boo! Happy Halloween from THE STORY SONG PODCAST. In this special episode, we visit the laboratory in the poorly designed home of a slightly mad scientist and his dancing monsters. Join your hosts for their review of the classic 1962 novelty song, "Monster Mash" by Bobby (Boris) Pickett and the Crypt-Kickers. Hear the macabre tale of … Continue reading Monster Mash by Bobby (Boris) Pickett

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