55 minutes | Sep 21, 2021

TempFans Presents: The Hoboken Sound, With Ben Zimmer - Movements, Scenes, and Genres

Welcome to Movements, Scenes, and GenresIn this, the first ever episode, we are joined by linguist, columnist and host of the Slate Podcast "Spectacular Vernacular", it's Ben Zimmer.Ben came on to talk with me about the Hoboken Sound, a hugely influential 80's indie hotspot, based around Maxwell's in New Jersey. And he chose ten songs for us to listen to.To listen to this, for free, with all the songs to listen to, check out our Mixcloud.www.mixcloud.com/tempfansThe pod website is at www.msg10pod.comThis first episode is shared across the TempFans network. Please subscribe via your podplayer, Mixcloud or at https://www.msg10pod.com/listenOr, you can listen to the pod and dip into the Spotify Playlist that accompanies this pod. https://sptfy.com/MSG1We discuss songs by the following bands: The Feelies, The Bongos, The dB's, The Individuals, Let's Active, The Trypes, Yo La Tengo, Yung Wu, Replacements, Yo La Tengo w/ Jeff TweedyFind out more about Ben at www.benzimmer.comIf this isn't enough you can hear more from other people at:The McKenzie Tapes https://www.themckenzietapes.comLook At My Records https://www.lookatmyrecords.comAnd read Jesse Jarnow's marvellous book,Big Day Coming: Yo La Tengo and the Rise of Indie Rockhttps://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/308597/big-day-coming-by-jesse-jarnowTheme music and stings created by Jonathon FisherThis is a TEMPFANS production
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