Car Con Carne
About This Show
"The World's Only Food Podcast Recorded in a Car," hosted by Chicago media personality James VanOsdol. James and guest hosts visit new restaurants for each episode, taking their meals "to go," so they can record a radio show from inside James's Mazda 3.
Most Recent Episode
'Car Con Carne is my social life' - Dinner with new friends TAKE THE REINS
5 days ago
The phenomenal suburban Chicago band Take the Reins joins me for dinner at Hamburger Heaven in Elmhurst (281 N York Rd, Elmhurst, IL 60126). Before you listen to this episode, make sure to listen to their recently-released "Addiction by Subtraction" album! In this episode, sponsored by BOOST MOBILE, we discuss: The bitter blood feud in West Chicago between Scooby's Hot Dogs and the Cascade Drive-In Where is band member Dave? The trunk. The mystery of an olive burger: SOLVED. The untouchable year Take the Reins is having. Take the Reins history. "Addiction by Subtraction" and its vinyl badassery. Is "Addiction by Subtraction" addiction themed? Elmhurst: The City of No Mufflers. People suck on the road. Specifically, River North during rush hour. Road rage gone wrong. The Take the Reins live itinerary, including April's opening slot for Lucky Boys Confusion at Metro. Working with "Mr. Precision" and AM Taxi/LBC's Adam Krier on the band's sound. LBC's Adam Krier: Does he actually like me? The hindsight and frontsight of root beer floats. I come to the sad revelation that my podcast is my social life. Fighting "dairy throat." "The Summer Fist Tour": You loved the movie, now enjoy the tour.