12 episodes

Once a week, “All Your Favorite Music is (Probably)...” takes a themed dive into popular songs and unearths the connections, like buried treasure. Hosted by Mark Montgomery French—music historian, film composer, and durian enthusiast. Follow him on Instagram and Twitter at @mrfr3nch

All Your Favorite Music is (Probably)‪…‬ Mark Montgomery French

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Once a week, “All Your Favorite Music is (Probably)...” takes a themed dive into popular songs and unearths the connections, like buried treasure. Hosted by Mark Montgomery French—music historian, film composer, and durian enthusiast. Follow him on Instagram and Twitter at @mrfr3nch

    Secretly Prince with Filmmaker Charlotte Gutierrez

    Secretly Prince with Filmmaker Charlotte Gutierrez

    Filmmaker Charlotte Gutierrez chats with me as we hear songs with secret Prince appearances, including hits from Madonna, Stevie Nicks, Kate Bush, Arrested Development, and more.
    Follow me on Instagram: instagram.com/mrfr3nch
    Follow me on Twitter: twitter.com/MrFr3nch
    My site: mmfrench.com
    Theme song by Spiky Blimp: spikyblimp.com
    Tears Of My Enemies underwrites this episode. Learn more at etsy.com/shop/tearsofmyenemies
    Originally broadcast on KACR-LP—Alameda.

    • 58 min
    Unstreamable New Wave Classics with Game Composer Tracy W. Bush

    Unstreamable New Wave Classics with Game Composer Tracy W. Bush

    Game composer Tracy W. Bush chats with me as we hear digitally unavailable new wave classics from Eurythmics, Psychedelic Furs, Devo, Nina Hagen, and more.
    Check out my online music course, "The Completely Abridged History of Bay Area Music," from July 27 through August 31: https://bit.ly/bam-rcw
    Follow me on Instagram: instagram.com/mrfr3nch
    Follow me on Twitter: twitter.com/MrFr3nch
    My site: mmfrench.com
    Theme song by Spiky Blimp: spikyblimp.com
    Follow Tracy W. Bush: @TracyWBush
    SJ Harrison underwrites this episode. Learn more at sjharrisoncoach.com
    Originally broadcast on KACR-LP—Alameda.

    • 58 min
    Problematic Songs with Writer and DJ Stefanie Kalem

    Problematic Songs with Writer and DJ Stefanie Kalem

    Writer, KALX DJ, and storytelling jukebox Stefanie Kalem chats with me about contemporarily problematic songs from The Rolling Stones, Tone-Lōc, Ella Fitzgerald, Dire Straits, and more.
    Check out my online music course, "The Completely Abridged History of Bay Area Music," from July 27 through August 31: https://bit.ly/bam-rcw
    Follow me on Instagram: instagram.com/mrfr3nch
    Follow me on Twitter: twitter.com/MrFr3nch
    My site: mmfrench.com
    Theme song by Spiky Blimp: spikyblimp.com
    Learn more about Stefanie Kalem: stefaniekalem.com
    Outdoor Afro underwrites this episode. Learn more at outdoorafro.com


    Originally broadcast on KACR-LP—Alameda.

    • 58 min
    Secretly P-Funk with Singer-Songwriter Will Hammond Jr

    Secretly P-Funk with Singer-Songwriter Will Hammond Jr

    Singer-songwriter and music producer Will Hammond Jr chats with me about P-Funk's surprise appearances in classics from Talking Heads, D'Angelo, The Black Crowes, Too $hort, and more.
    Check out my online music course, "The Completely Abridged History of Bay Area Music," from July 27 through August 31: https://bit.ly/bam-rcw
    Follow me on Instagram: instagram.com/mrfr3nch
    Follow me on Twitter: twitter.com/MrFr3nch
    My site: mmfrench.com
    Theme song by Spiky Blimp: spikyblimp.com
    Learn more about Will Hammond Jr: willhammondjr.bandcamp.com


    Econo Jam Records underwrites this episode. Learn more at econojamrecords.com


    Originally broadcast on KACR-LP—Alameda.

    • 58 min
    Bizarrely Detroit with Blogger Briana Hernandez

    Bizarrely Detroit with Blogger Briana Hernandez

    Music nerd and fat positive blogger Briana Hernandez chats with me about George Clinton's and The Stooges' dog appreciation, Eminem's posse depreciation, The White Stripes’ comedy fascination, and more.
    Check out my online music course, "The Completely Abridged History of Bay Area Music," starting July 27: https://bit.ly/bam-rcw
    Follow me on Instagram: instagram.com/mrfr3nch
    Follow me on Twitter: twitter.com/MrFr3nch
    My site: mmfrench.com
    Theme song by Spiky Blimp: spikyblimp.com
    Jim Jarmusch's Stooges documentary: justwatch.com/us/movie/gimme-danger
    Learn more about Briana Hernandez: hotfatmess.tumblr.com
    Hero Marketing underwrites this episode. Learn more at heromarketing.com
    Originally broadcast on KACR-LP—Alameda.

    • 58 min
    Genres with Shockingly Black Origins with Guitarist Jafar Green

    Genres with Shockingly Black Origins with Guitarist Jafar Green

    Guitarist Jafar Green from the band silent pictures chats with me about the Black origins of K-Pop and Goth, X-Ray Spex's influence on punk, the Jamaican crush of Madness, and more.
    Check out my online music course, "The Completely Abridged History of Bay Area Music," July 27–Aug 31: https://bit.ly/bam-rcw
    Follow me on Instagram: instagram.com/mrfr3nch
    Follow me on Twitter: twitter.com/MrFr3nch
    My site: mmfrench.com
    Theme song by Spiky Blimp: spikyblimp.com
    Learn more about silent pictures: silentpictures.bandcamp.com


    Rhythmix Cultural Works underwrites this episode. Learn more at rhythmix.org


    Originally broadcast on KACR-LP—Alameda.

    • 58 min

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