A podcast where members of The Stony Brook Press give their take on the latest music and pop culture news.
Artwork by Josh Joseph
Promo Copy: Joey Skidmore, Liquid Lobster, et al.
On this special edition of Press Play, hosts Josh Joseph and Keating Zelenke explore the CDs in our archive, playing songs from Joey Skidmore, Liquid Lobster, The Locust, Moth Music and more.
Concert Memories and Moral Panics!
We're still alive! Editors Sarah Beckford, Josh Joseph, Emily Scott and Julio Taku sit down over Zoom to chat about pre-pandemic concert memories, virtual events, secret conservatives, and more. Enjoy and stay safe!
Talking Euphoria and More with Jen Malone
Press Play is back! A couple months ago, executive editor Deanna Albohn and music editor Sarah Beckford sat down (virtually) with Jen Malone, the music supervisor for shows like Euphoria, Atlanta and Umbrella Academy. She talks about her job as a music supervisor, the decisions behind Euphoria's soundtrack, and how she discovers new songs for shows.
Episode 25 - The best of Pop Punk, the worst of Pop Punk
In this episode, the ladies of Press Play got together (socially distanced, of course) to talk about the golden era of pop punk.
Press Play - Quarantining with Jes Skolnik
Did you wash your hands enough today? No? That's what we thought. First, wash them. Second, listen to us speak with activist and senior editor at Bandcamp Jes Skolnik about how the music industry is doing during the coronavirus pandemic, what Bandcamp and other services are doing to help and the content that's getting us through this rough patch.
Press Play - Social Distancing with Josh Feola
Sorry for the break. We've been busy washing our hands and crying. In this episode, we speak with Josh Feola (RADII, Dazed, Bandcamp Daily, VICE) on the online raves and concerts popping up in China during the coronavirus pandemic, his work covering Shanghai's underground scene and being quarantined for weeks on end.
Donate to WHO's COVID-19 response fund: https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/donate
Check out Josh's playlist series: https://a.currents.fm/current/4kKdDTNnAY4ThI0Snpwe