Self-proclaimed music obsessive Joel Freimark (AKA thedailyguru) brings you in-depth artist interviews, conversations with other music fanatics, compelling commentary, and brutally honest music reviews spanning the entire world and history of music.

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    052: Censorship In Music - Part 1 (The Early Years)

    Censorship in music goes back nearly a century, and this week I am looking at the origins, and some of the most outrageous and inexplicable moments. Also, story time returns with a wild night from Iggy & The Stooges.

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    051: Anna Coogan

    Anna Coogan joins me to discuss her fantastic new album, "The Lonely Cry of Space and Time," and I also look at the new record from Mark Lanegan. A new segment takes us into one of the coolest moments of 1968.

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    050: Soundtrack Debuts

    This week, I'm uncovering some huge hit songs that people forget were originally on movie soundtracks. Also, the new Kendrick Lamar album dropped, and I give it a review.

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    049: Unsung Women Then & Now

    Many women changed the course of music history, but have been forgotten by time. This week, I discuss a few of them, as well as some current performers you need to know.

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    048: Chuck Berry

    Chuck Berry passed away this weekend, so I discuss his unparalleled influence on both music and culture across more than half a century.

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    047: My Favorite Female Performers

    For Women's History Month, I am spending this week discussing my favorite female performers, and why they are so important to music history. I also review the new album from Valerie June.

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    046: CBGB - A Brief History

    CBGB is one of the most important venues in music history. Today, I dig into the odd circumstances that led to its status, and many of the bands that owe their careers to that stage. I also check out the new album from Thundercat.

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    045: Sexy-Time Tunes

    Valentines Day vibes are in the air, so I've got a special guest this week to dig into what exactly it is that makes certain songs more appealing in an intimate setting, as well as some of our favorite sexy-time tunes!

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    044: Protest Songs

    This week, I delve into some of the best songs of rebellion and protest from across the decades and genres. I also review the new record from Julie Byrne.

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