Nov 29, 2018
Singer-songwriter Eleanor Friedberger (formerly of Fiery Furnaces) joins Jenny for a discussion of the creative influences that shaped her early songwriting endeavors; how a long trip to Greece inspired her fantastic new album, Rebound, and more. The episode also includes an archive clip from one of Jenny's early...
Nov 8, 2018
Few artists of David Longstreth's generation have pushed back as persistently at the boundaries of their own sound, never settling for something easily categorizable. But does that make Dirty Projectors' music "experimental"? That, among other nerdy tangents, populate a conversation about Longstreth's early influences...
Oct 24, 2018
One of modern R&B's most intriguing new artists, singer-songwriter Leon Bridges discusses how his childhood love of dance evolved into the look and sound he's developed since his excellent 2015 debut, Coming Home. Bridges also talks about how he plans to continue expanding his sonic palette, as he begins to think about...
Oct 4, 2018
In the second half of an in-depth exploration of Conor Oberst's life in music, hear about his lyric- and songwriting process, how he felt about those Bob Dylan comparisons he used to get, and what, to him, is the mark of a truly great artist.
Sep 27, 2018
The first part of a two-episode special with Conor Oberst, featuring a rare, candid conversation about his life in music. Part 1 explores Conor's earliest influences, as a kid growing up in Omaha, Nebraska, tagging along with his brothers to all-ages show