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The Best Good Band Podcast
82 minutes | Jan 26, 2022
Episode 34: The Clash 'Sandinista!' Part Two
This week we're tackling the second half of SANDINISTA!, The Clash's ultra ambitious, 36 song, triple album! It's been a wild ride already and the second half of the record is arguably even more wide-reaching. Also the Nimrods tag in to talk about some Green Day rumblings!
96 minutes | Jan 19, 2022
Episode 33: The Clash 'Sandinista!' Part One
This week we're continuing our deep dive into The Clash with their fourth studio album, SANDINISTA! This album is a massive 36 songs and nearly two and a half hours of music, so we're splitting it into two episodes. Today we're talking about the first half, tracks 1-18, of this super eclectic and ambitious record. Also some fun listener mail and more!
93 minutes | Jan 12, 2022
Episode 32: The Clash 'London Calling'
Alright we've got a biggie this week! We're talking about The Clash's third album, LONDON CALLING. This is one of the most acclaimed albums of all time and we try to wrap our brains around these incredible songs and figure out how they pulled off such an eclectic sound.
64 minutes | Jan 5, 2022
Episode 31: The Clash 'Give 'Em Enough Rope'
We're back from the holidays and continuing our deep dive of The Clash with their sophomore LP, 'Give 'Em Enough Rope.' This album rocks and is the start of a lot of different shifts within the band. Is it properly overlooked or a little underrated in the shadow of other Clash albums?? Dig in!
92 minutes | Dec 22, 2021
Episode 30: The Clash s/t
We're back and this week we're starting our deep dive all about The Clash! We're kicking it off with their 1977 self-titled LP and its 1979 U.S. version re-release. Which one is the definitive version, which one is our favorite, which one is the best?? We're gonna figure it all out!
53 minutes | Dec 15, 2021
Patreon Freebie: Dee Dee King 'Standing In The Spotlight'
No new episode this week so we're putting one of our favorite Patreon episodes onto the main feed. Here's our exploration into Dee Dee Ramone's rap persona, Dee Dee King, and his one and only album 'Standing In The Spotlight.' Next week we'll be starting our deep dive into The Clash!
85 minutes | Dec 8, 2021
Episode 29: Sex Pistols 'Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols' / Sex Pistols wrap-up
This week we're continuing our walk down formative punk band lane with a one-and-done deep dive into the Sex Pistols! We're talking about their only full-length 'Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols' and revisiting this polarizing classic. What holds up, what doesn't, what does it teach us about Good Bands!? We're covering it all and then we're adding the Sex Pistols to our definitive Best Good Band ranking!
93 minutes | Dec 1, 2021
Episode 28: Minor Threat 'Out of Step' / 'Salad Days' / wrap-up!
We're finishing up our Minor Threat deep dive this week with the second half of their catalog: the 'Out of Step' LP and 'Salad Days' EP. Also ranking their releases, running down our top ten songs lists, and adding them to the Definitive Best Good Band Ranking!
94 minutes | Nov 24, 2021
Episode 27: Minor Threat 'Minor Threat' / 'In My Eyes'
This week we're kicking off our new BGBP deep-dive with Minor Threat! On this episode we're covering the first half of their catalog: the 'Minor Threat' EP and the 'In My Eyes' EP. They have a much shorter discography than the last couple bands we talked about, but they're a super monumental band for our lives and for music in general.
56 minutes | Nov 17, 2021
Episode 96: "Holy Toledo" (another brief return of The Nimrods Podcast)
HEYO!! We're briefly dropping back into the Nimrods Podcast this week to discuss and rank Green Day's latest one-off single "Holy Toledo." Also Star Wars Check-In and a massive adventure with Jake buying a new TV. Next week we'll be back to the Best Good Band Podcast, starting a fresh band deep dive with Minor Threat!
105 minutes | Nov 10, 2021
Episode 26: Ramones Wrap-Up!
It's the epic conclusion of our Ramones deep dive! We're wrapping it up by ranking their albums, running down our personal favorite tracks, talking peaks/valleys, and lots more. And finally, we're officially kicking off the Best Good Band Definitive Ranking with a showdown between the Ramones and Rancid. Lotsa twists and turns in this one, make sure you listen to the end to hear the reveal of the next band we'll be podding about!
88 minutes | Nov 3, 2021
Episode 25: Ramones 'Adios Amigos'
We're back! This week we're catching up on what we've been up to over our little break last week, and then talking about the Ramones' FINAL album 'Adios Amigos.' It's a strange way to end the career of one of the most important bands ever and we try to make heads or tails of it. Also some super fun listener mail (hit us up at email@example.com). Next week it's RAMONES WRAP-UP and then on to the next band!
63 minutes | Oct 20, 2021
Episode 24: Ramones 'Mondo Bizarro'
Our time with the Ramones is starting to come to a close! This week we're talking about the band's 12th album MONDO BIZARRO. Dee Dee is out, CJ is in, new label, old producer, it's a chaotic time that somehow resulted in an underrated album?? Tune in!
72 minutes | Oct 13, 2021
Episode 23: Ramones 'Brain Drain'
Don't bust our chops, it's a new episode! We're talking about the Ramones 11th album 'Brain Drain'! The band is in turmoil, it's their last album with Dee Dee, last album with Sire, but Marky is back in the fold and they're charging ahead. We're breaking down the gems like "Pet Semetary" and the not so gems... And we check in on the greater Best Good Band project to try and determine if a band can put out a lot of albums without things going astray. And if you can't get enough BGBP, make sure you check out patreon.com/bestgoodbandpod this week to hear our Pet Semetary movie episode!
72 minutes | Oct 6, 2021
Episode 22: Ramones 'Halfway To Sanity'
HEYHOLET'SGO, this week we're talking about the tenth Ramones album, 'Halfway To Sanity'! It's an underrated record that consistently rocks. We're also re-casting the upcoming Ramones-related movie!
75 minutes | Sep 29, 2021
Episode 21: Ramones 'Animal Boy'
This week our brains are hanging upside down as we discuss the Ramones' 1986 LP 'Animal Boy'! We're truly, deeply in the weird records now and this is a particularly wild one. Also talking about Johnny Ramones' book and lots more!
92 minutes | Sep 22, 2021
Episode 20: Ramones 'Too Tough To Die'
HEYHOLET'SGO, we're back again! This week we're talking about the Ramones' 8th full-length 'TOO TOUGH TO DIE'. It's Richie Ramone's debut, Tommy is back in the fold, and Dee Dee is writing most of the songs--is the result a return to form or another bizarre detour?? Maybe both? Find out!
89 minutes | Sep 15, 2021
Episode 19: Ramones 'Subterranean Jungle'
HEYHOLETSGO. This week we're talking about the Ramones' seventh album, the super wacky but super fun, 'Subterranean Jungle'!! Can we embrace the chaos and the covers enough to enjoy this album? Is it possible for an album to not be good but still be enjoyable? Will we ever figure out what makes a good band? Find out! Also lots of talk about The Matrix for some reason...
92 minutes | Sep 8, 2021
Episode 18: Ramones 'Pleasant Dreams'
HEYHOLETSGO--New episode! We're digging into the Ramones' perhaps misunderstood 1981 LP 'Pleasant Dreams'!! It's a record with a ton of great songs and strange choices. Also talking about Jake's birthday, holiday eves and posts, good flicks, our guy Keaton, and lots more!
94 minutes | Sep 1, 2021
Episode 17: Ramones 'End of The Century'
Big episode this week! We're talking about the Ramones' 1980 attempt to break big, 'End of The Century.' It's a wild ride of an album and a wild episode. We're also recapping our time at the Rancid/Dropkick Murphys show!
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