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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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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.

    Bonus podcast 9: Jim's Desert Island Jukebox pick

    Bonus podcast 9: Jim's Desert Island Jukebox pick

    Jim adds a song to the desert island jukebox after watching Ma Rainey's Black Bottom on Netflix.

    • 7 min
    #790 Songs About Mistakes, Opinions on Paul McCartney & Steve Earle

    #790 Songs About Mistakes, Opinions on Paul McCartney & Steve Earle

    Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot share their favorite songs about mistakes. They also review new albums from Paul McCartney and Steve Earle.


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    • 50 min
    Bonus podcast 8: Greg's Desert Island Jukebox pick

    Bonus podcast 8: Greg's Desert Island Jukebox pick

    Greg is thinking about the late MF DOOM and here shares his first appearance on record.

    • 9 min
    #789 Cameron Crowe on Almost Famous, Opinions on Miley Cyrus & MF Doom

    #789 Cameron Crowe on Almost Famous, Opinions on Miley Cyrus & MF Doom

    This week, hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot celebrate the 20th anniversary of the beloved music movie Almost Famous. They revisit Jim’s interview from back in the day with writer and director Cameron Crowe. They’ll also review the new release from Miley Cyrus, bid farewell to rapper MF Doom and hear from some listeners.

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    • 50 min
    Bonus podcast 7: Jim's Desert Island Jukebox pick

    Bonus podcast 7: Jim's Desert Island Jukebox pick

    In this bonus episode, Jim pays tribute to ambient musician Harold Budd.

    • 7 min
    #788 Buried Treasures, Greg's Mixtape & Artists We Lost in 2020

    #788 Buried Treasures, Greg's Mixtape & Artists We Lost in 2020

    Host Greg Kot shares the latest installment of his series of annual mixtapes and host Jim DeRogatis shares a new batch of buried treasure songs. We also remember musicians we lost in 2020.

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    • 50 min

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