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This is a podcast about the greatest music of all time. Every two weeks we choose an album from the Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Albums to discuss with a rotating cast of guests - everything from physicists and journalists to politicians and musicians.

Record Roulette: A Music Appreciation Podcast @rrmusicpod

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This is a podcast about the greatest music of all time. Every two weeks we choose an album from the Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Albums to discuss with a rotating cast of guests - everything from physicists and journalists to politicians and musicians.

    Thriller/What's Going On - Michael Jackson/Marvin Gaye (Review)

    Thriller/What's Going On - Michael Jackson/Marvin Gaye (Review)

    This is the series finale!To mark the occasion, we've welcomed former co-host Sonya Walton back to the show to talk about TWO albums at one time - Michael Jackson's "Thriller" and Marvin Gaye's "What's Going On." During this episode we cover:Which type of album would be harder to makeHow the two albums showcase the vocal talents of their creatorsHow these two albums are emblematic of the different paths to creating great works of musical art.If you don't know anything about these albums, take...

    • 43 min
    Thriller/What's Going On 101

    Thriller/What's Going On 101

    Don't know anything about two of the greatest albums of all time? Don't worry, we're here to help fill a gap or two before our episode about Michael Jackson's "Thriller" and Marvin Gaye's "What's Going On."In this episode you will learn:the basic info about the albumits critical and commercial receptionwhy Rolling Stone thinks it's one of the greatest albums of all timeHave thoughts? Let us know on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook at @rrmusicpod.Music by lemonmusicstudio from Pixabay.

    • 8 min
    BONUS EPISODE: Five Questions with Gia Mora

    BONUS EPISODE: Five Questions with Gia Mora

    We asked Gia Mora to answer the following questions:What is your dream concert?Who from the music world - dead or alive - would you most want to have a beer or coffee with?What is your favourite album?Which album doesn't get the credit or recognition it deserves?What is one song you wish you could take credit for writing?Have questions? Let us know on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook at @rrmusicpod.Music by lemonmusicstudio from Pixabay.

    • 8 min
    What's the best musical performance in a film?

    What's the best musical performance in a film?

    We have an actress, Gia Mora, on the show this week, so it's the perfect time to mix film and music - what's the best musical performance in a film? Eamon, Nathan and Gia give their answers.Who would you like to see on VH1 Storytellers? Let us know on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook at @rrmusicpod.Music by lemonmusicstudio from Pixabay.

    • 9 min
    Giant Steps - John Coltrane (Review) with Gia Mora

    Giant Steps - John Coltrane (Review) with Gia Mora

    We asked Gia Mora - actress, writer, musician and most prolific Record Roulette guest! - to pick an album and she went with... improvisational jazz? We're talking about John Coltrane's 1960 banger, "Giant Steps," which is on the Rolling Stone list at #232. During this episode we cover:What makes a jazz album good/badHow neophytes should prepare for their first foray into jazzThe incredible musical ability necessary to produce an album like thisIf you don't know anything about Giant Steps, tak...

    • 47 min
    Giant Steps 101

    Giant Steps 101

    Don't know anything about improvisational jazz? Don't worry, we're here to help fill a gap or two before our episode on John Coltrane's "Giant Steps," which turns up on the Rolling Stone list at #232.In this episode you will learn:the basic info about the albumits critical and commercial receptionwhy Rolling Stone thinks it's one of the greatest albums of all timeHave thoughts? Let us know on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook at @rrmusicpod.Music by lemonmusicstudio from Pixabay.

    • 9 min

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Informative, Fun Listen

Just good friends talking great music with occasional visits from terrific guests.
The shows are informative & the mini episode are perfect content for debate with your friends.
Give this one a listen.

Thecoon226 ,

listen to every episode!

just a great way to start the day. and sonya’s voice is so sexy. cant get enough!!

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Best Podcast

I’ve never listened to a more comprehensive yet funny music podcast, Mariah Carey fans be damned!

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