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Take two nationally respected rock critics, the latest music news, personal commentary, and exclusive interviews and performances, add a huge pile of records old and new, and the result is Sound Opinions, where people who love music can come together.

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    • 4.5 • 47 Ratings

Take two nationally respected rock critics, the latest music news, personal commentary, and exclusive interviews and performances, add a huge pile of records old and new, and the result is Sound Opinions, where people who love music can come together.

    Buried Treasures!

    Buried Treasures!

    As often as possible, hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot love to share new, exciting, under-the-radar music. This week, they’ve got a brand new batch of buried treasures. They’ll also hear some selections from the production staff and play messages from listeners.

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    • 46 min
    A Tribute to Anton Fier

    A Tribute to Anton Fier

    In this bonus episode, Jim pays tribute to drummer Anton Fier by adding a song to the Desert Island Jukebox and sharing two life lessons he learned from interacting with Fier.

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    • 7 min
    Women in Country Music, Opinions on Santigold & Sudan Archives

    Women in Country Music, Opinions on Santigold & Sudan Archives

    Author Marissa Moss's new book "Her Country" details the challenges the country music industry puts before female artists. Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot talk with Moss about three artists who've succeeded in spite of the obstacles. Plus, they review new albums from Santigold and Sudan Archives and hear feedback from listeners.

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    • 50 min
    A Canadian Euro-disco Song Bridging the 80s and 90s Sounds

    A Canadian Euro-disco Song Bridging the 80s and 90s Sounds

    In this bonus episode, Jim shares a song from a forgotten Canadian act that he recently heard in the German TV show, Kleo.

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    • 5 min
    Common's Like Water for Chocolate

    Common's Like Water for Chocolate

    Over 20 years later, Common’s album Like Water for Chocolate remains a socially conscious, hip hop masterpiece. Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot revisit an interview they did with Common during this time, plus they talk about the music, production history and lasting impact.

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    • 49 min
    A Tribute to Joey DeFrancesco

    A Tribute to Joey DeFrancesco

    In this bonus episode, Greg pays tribute to the jazz organist Joey DeFrancesco, who died on August 25, 2022.

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    • 7 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
47 Ratings

47 Ratings

SteveAWillis ,

Luv’em

Greg & Jim are really entertaining and I do my best to spread the gospel on what a good listen they provide. Many thanks guys- keep on rocking!

I review podcasts ,

I review podcasts

Terrible podcast. Don’t waste your time.

chambaby ,

Listen, Laff and Bin it!

Two old white quasi hipster dudes talking to other white hipsters. U know, the kind who dish it but can’t take it. Opinion style: Totally predictable. I wouldn’t bother writing this xcept theyre sneery and smug as ... Verdict: Listen, laff and bin it.

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