51 episodes

What was your favourite song when you were a kid? a teen? a young adult? Each episode, Michael asks a guest to talk about their life in five songs.

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What was your favourite song when you were a kid? a teen? a young adult? Each episode, Michael asks a guest to talk about their life in five songs.

    50. I Am Cringe But I Am Free. [Michael Collins.]

    50. I Am Cringe But I Am Free. [Michael Collins.]

    Your host, Michael Collins, gets interviewed! Michael talks about Ace of Base, Tori Amos, Massive Attack, Joanna Newsom, and Amanda Palmer.

    • 1 hr 16 min
    49. All Those Lives At The Same Time. [Gary Barwin.]

    49. All Those Lives At The Same Time. [Gary Barwin.]

    Author, musician, and multimedia artist Gary Barwin [Yiddish for Pirates; Nothing the Same, Everything Haunted] on Vivaldi, Coltrane, Donkey Lopez, John Cage, and Ryan Barwin.

    • 1 hr 19 min
    48. The Idea of a Centre. [Oriana Schwindt.]

    48. The Idea of a Centre. [Oriana Schwindt.]

    Journalist and pocaster Oriana Schwindt on the Spice Girls, Dispatch, Radical Face, Stephen Sondheim, and Billy Bragg and Wilco.

    • 1 hr 19 min
    47. A Sentient Guitar Wearing One Platform Sneaker. [Sarah Walsh.]

    47. A Sentient Guitar Wearing One Platform Sneaker. [Sarah Walsh.]

    Sarah Walsh is a comedian, visual artist, and creator from Newfoundland who hosts The Odd Ends.

    • 1 hr 16 min
    46. Maps Won’t Show Us Where We’re Going. [Chris Ross.]

    46. Maps Won’t Show Us Where We’re Going. [Chris Ross.]

    Chris Ross, EMT and chorister, on Donna Lewis, Hawksley Workman, Immaculate Machine, Jack Ü, and Robyn.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    45. Kick It out of the Park. [Lauren O'Neal and Niko Bakulich.]

    45. Kick It out of the Park. [Lauren O'Neal and Niko Bakulich.]

    Lauren O’Neal and Niko Bakulich, hosts of the podcast Sunday School Dropouts, join Michael for a Valentine's Day special. They talk about their lives—and about King Brothers, Neutral Milk Hotel, St. Vincent, The Neighbourhood, and Niko's own music.

    • 1 hr 15 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
10 Ratings

10 Ratings

Alloom ,

Great host — great premise

I listen to a lot of podcasts and so few are structured around the auditory experience. Michael is an excellent host, his guests are real people who happen to be really engaging and it’s fun to listen to! All you can ask for in a podcast.

iciclek1139 ,

Fantastic host and format

One of my very favorite podcasts. Michael Collins is an excellent host and this is a great premise. A must for music lovers, as well as lovers of origin stories!

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