February 28, 2018
Adam Scott Aukerman are back this week to talk all about R.E.M.’s debut studio album Murmur. They’ll discuss getting their first albums on tape, trivia bits from the band’s hometown of Athens, Georgia, and Murmur’s mysterious lyrics. Plus, we’ll hear how the album got its name, the boys’ thoughts on the new Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, and the story behind Murmur’s melodic bass lines.
This episode is sponsored by Merge Records (code: REM).
January 22, 2024
In the season finale of U Springin’ Springsteen On My Bean, Adam Scott Aukerman go through Springo’s twentieth studio album, Letter to You—an album about death and aging that was partially inspired by the passing of Bruce’s former bandmate George Theiss.
January 15, 2024
Adam Scott Aukerman squeak out an ep on Springo’s nineteenth studio album, Western Stars—an album heavily influenced by 1970s SoCal pop music. But first, the Scotts gab about novelizations of movies, complimentary restaurant chips, and weird beards.
January 9, 2024
Scott and Scott go track by track through Springo’s eighteenth studio album, High Hopes (as well as the following American Beauty EP), a collection of older songs, cover songs and outtakes that Da Boss still considers one of his proper records.