Dan and Dan Podcast

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Join David Dye as he navigates the World Cafe through performances and interviews with celebrated and emerging artists.

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25th Anniversary of Nirvana's 'Nevermind'

Meet Dan and Dan! Dan Reed, Music Director and Afternoon Host at WXPN/Philadelphia and Dan DeLuca, Music Critic and Columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer sit down on a bi-weekly basis to talk MUSIC! It was a ground-breaking album and just celebrated its 25th anniversary. On this podcast, Dan and Dan remember Nirvana's 'Nevermind' with some special guests. The Dan's talk with John Rosenfelder, who was the National Director of College and Metal Promotion at Geffen Records, and Kurt St. Thomas, who was the Music Director at WFNX in Boston, both of whom were integral during the release of the album. Together the guys remember one of the greatest albums in the history of rock and roll on its 25th anniversary. - Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:57 EDT

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Rita Coolidge

Meet Dan and Dan! Dan Reed, Music Director and Afternoon Host at WXPN/Philadelphia and Dan DeLuca, Music Critic and Columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer sit down on a bi-weekly basis to talk MUSIC! She's a two-time Grammy winner who has sung with the likes of Kris Kristofferson, Bob Dylan, Joe Cocker, and Eric Clapton. She was also the inspiration for songs by Leon Russell and Stephen Stills. Needless to say, Rita Coolidge was at the center of some historic rock and roll moments. Her new memoir, 'Delta Lady', is an honest and intimate recount of her life. Rita joins the podcast to share some of these wonderful stories. Also on the show, the Dan's pick brand new Songs of the Week and remember the 20th anniversary of the death of Tupac Shakur. - Thu, 15 Sep 2016 11:27 EDT

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Legs McNeil on 'Please Kill Me – The Uncensored Oral History of Punk'

Meet Dan and Dan! Dan Reed, Music Director and Afternoon Host at WXPN/Philadelphia and Dan DeLuca, Music Critic and Columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer sit down on a bi-weekly basis to talk MUSIC! This year marks the 20th Anniversary of the classic rock book 'PLEASE KILL ME - The Uncensored Oral History of Punk'. Authors Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain chronicled one of the most exciting and revolutionary periods in the history of music. On the podcast, Dan and Dan talk to Legs about the evolution of punk music and hear amazing stories about the emergence of artists like Iggy Pop, The Ramones, Debbie Harry and more! The book is a must-read and trust us, this podcast is a must listen! All that, plus the guys review the new Frank Ocean albums and pick their seminal punk anthems. - Thu, 01 Sep 2016 09:33 EDT

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Patterson Hood of Drive-By Truckers

Meet Dan and Dan! Dan Reed, Music Director and Afternoon Host at WXPN/Philadelphia and Dan DeLuca, Music Critic and Columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer sit down on a bi-weekly basis to talk MUSIC! 'What It Means' is a socially and politically-charged new song from the southern rock band Drive-By Truckers. Patterson Hood, frontman for DBT, calls in to discuss the meaning of the song and the reaction that he has received so far. He also gives us some insight into the band's new album 'American Band' and their upcoming tour. - Thu, 11 Aug 2016 10:53 EDT

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Music Rivalries with Author Steven Hyden

Meet Dan and Dan! Dan Reed, Music Director and Afternoon Host at WXPN/Philadelphia and Dan DeLuca, Music Critic and Columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer sit down on a bi-weekly basis to talk MUSIC! We talk music rivalries on this edition of the podcast! Steven Hyden is the author of a new book called 'Your Favorite Band Is Killing Me: What Pop Music Rivalries Reveal About the Meaning of Life'. Dan and Dan welcome Steven to talk Beatles vs. Stones, Oasis vs. Blur, Kanye vs. Taylor and what these rivalries say about us. Plus, with the DNC in Philly, Dan and Dan tell us which song they'd pick as a campaign song if they were running for President. Listen now to find out what they picked! - Wed, 27 Jul 2016 10:42 EDT

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