Hey There, Troubled Teenagers: 2/14/2017

Nathan is joined by the incredible talents that are JOHN R. MILLER and SENORA MAY and in between he plays the hot rock. The songs John and Senora shared are so great, and Nathan feels lucky to have had them played on the show. 

 

1.       “Heart of Lead.” - Prison Book Club         

John R Miller Session
2.       “Red Eyes.”
3.       “How It Feels In The Light.”
4.       “Motor’s Fried.”
5.       “Don’t Be Afraid.”

6.       “To Be Without You.” - Ryan Adams

7.       “The Death Set.” - Moon Duo    
8.       “Blue Filter.” - Delia Derbyshire Appreciation Society
               

9.     “Orange Color Queen.” - Ty Segall           
10.   “We Care About Love.” - John Wesley Coleman

11.   “Brickwall.” - Fred Thomas          
12.   “Matter of Time.” - Surfer Blood              
13.   “I Do Love You.” - Coco Hames  

14.   “Ice Cream and Sunscreen.” - Martha    
15.   “Fair/Unfair.” - Weller   
16.   “I Don't Ever Wanna Leave California.” - Allison Crutchfield          
17.   “Precision Auto.” - Superchunk

18.   “The Weekenders.” – The Hold Steady
19.   “True Love Cast Out All Evil.” - Roky Erickson & Okkervil River     
20.   “Teach Me To Bear You.” - Bonnie Prince Billy                    

Senora May Session  
21.   “Family Tree.”
22.   “The Country Song.”
23.   “Only Want You.”
24.   “Don’t Need A Lot.”

25.   “Must.” – Daniel Johnston

Hey There, Troubled Teenagers: 2/7/2017

Nathan previews this upcoming weekend's Sad Bastards Ball shows which means we pull from the live session archives to hear from Jeremy Daniel Roberts and Tim Lancaster. We also hear new music from the likes of Moon Duo, Delia Derbyshire Appreciation Society, and Overcoats. 

1.       “Cars & It's Autumn.” – Cloud

2.       “Solid Wall of Sound.” - A Tribe Called Quest      
3.       “Call Ticketron.” - Run The Jewels            
4.       “Same Drugs.” - Chance the Rapper       

5.       “The Scent of Rain.” - Delia Derbyshire Appreciation Society       

6.       “Cult of Moloch.” - Moon Duo
              
7.       “What's It Gonna Be.” - Shura
8.       “La Route.” - Juniore     
9.       “Hold Me Close.”- Overcoats

10.   “Pipestem.” - Ona          
11.   “Rocks & Relics (Live at WMUL).” - Tyler Childers              
12.   “Light Expires.” - Bishops             
13.   “Lockdown Town.” – J. Marinelli
14.   “29 Candles.” - William Matheny

15.   “Motor's Fried.” - John R. Miller
16.   “Heartbreak Blues (Live at WMUL).” - Jeremy Daniel Roberts     
17.   “Til Tomorrow (Live at WMUL).”  - Tim Lancaster

18.   “Empire Builder.” - Laura Gibson              
19.   “San Bernardino.” - The Mountain Goats             
20.   “Cruise Night.” - John K Samson

21.   “Take Care (To Comb Your Hair).” - Ty Segall       
22.   “Scarecrow Smile.” - John Wesley Coleman III   
23.   “My Old Man.” - Mac Demarco
24.   “Peach Boy.” - Jay Som
               

25.   “Nick Drake Tape.” - Clem Snide               

26.   “In Care of 867-5309.” - Lambchop 

Hey There, Troubled Teenagers: 1/31/2017

With all of the stress in the world recently, Nathan set out to take a break from it all - with two hours of interesting, or relaxing new music. We hear the new Mac Demarco, Ty Segall, New Pornographers. And of course, as usual, there's some Daniel Johnston. He brought it. 

1.       “Waiting On The Great Leap Forward.” - Billy Bragg

2.       “Mayor of Where.” - Shenanagram
3.       “Huntington Hopeless.” - The Dead Frets             
4.       “Hide Your Horns.” - Noise          

5.       “Warm Hands (Freedom Returned).” - Ty Segall

6.       “High Ticket Attraction.” - The New Pornographers         
7.       “Secret Lives and Deaths.” - Allison Crutchfield
8.       “Angeles (live).”               - Elliot Smith     
9.       “Jumpers (Live).” - Sleater-Kinney          

10.   “We Care About Love.” - John Wesley Coleman
11.   “Way We Don't.” - Grandaddy  
12.   “Gold.” - Iggy Pop           
13.   “To Be Without You.” - Ryan Adams       

14.   “Sister.” - Angel Olsen  

15.   “This Old Dog.” - Mac Demarco
16.   “Instant Doppelganger.” - Surfer Blood
17.   “Modern Act.” - Cloud Nothings
18.   “Brave For You.” - the XX

19.   “Freepower.” - Austra                  
20.   “Jessie.” - Morricone Youth        
21.   “World's Largest Camera.” - Transona Five

22.   “Don't Think Twice It's Alright.”-  Chris Thile        

23.   “I Live My Broken Dreams (Daniel Johnston).” – J. Marinelli
24.   “YipJump Music.” -  Clem Snide
25.   “Worried Shoes.” - Daniel Johnston     

Hey There, Troubled Teenagers: 1/17/2017

NATHAN BROUGHT IT. Listen to one of his best shows' which features music from William Matheny, Appalachian Terror Unit, Priests, Allison Crutchfield and more. 

1.  “Let's take the fight to them.” – Appalachian Terror Unit              

2. “Appropriate.” - Priests

3. “Matter of Time.” - Surfer Blood              
4. “Gemini.” - Tash Sultana              

5. “Goose Snow Cone.” - Aimee Mann      
6. “Learn.” - Sam Skinner  
7. “Debt Song.” - Matthew Squire

8. “Vagues.” - La Femme

9. “Say Something Loving.” - The XX            
10. “Avalon.” - Foxygen       

11. “Ain't Been Missin' You.” - The Dividends             
12. “Good Time All Of The Time.” - Of The Dell          
13. “Black Denim.” - Goodwolf         
14. “29 Candles.” - William Matheny

15. “I Do Love You.” - Coco Hames  
16. “I Don't Ever Wanna Leave California.” - Allison Crutchfield          
17. “Angeles (Elliot Smith cover).” – Waxahatchee

18. “Where the Road Begins and Ends.” - Aaron Lee Tasjan
19. “Turtles All The Way Down.” - Sturgill Simpson  
20. “Lucia.” - Hiss Golden Messenger

21. “Time Moves Slow.” - BadBadNotGood
22. “If This Tour Doesn't Kill You, Then I Will.” - PUP
23. “nothing that is was ever meant to be.” - Little Kid          

24. “Shivers (Rowland S. Howard cover).” – Courtney Barnett
25. “Ice Cream & Sunscreen.” – Martha
26. “Townie.” – Mitski

27. “Speeding Motorcycle (Daniel Johnston cover).” – Yo La Tengo
28. “Devil Town.” – Daniel Johnston

Hey There, Troubled Teenagers: 1/10/2017

Nathan returns for another season of HEY THERE, TROUBLED TEENAGERS in a new timeslot, Tuesday from 6pm to 9pm.  It's been a year since the passing of David Bowie, we hear him, and those he inspired. We also hear from Huntington band The Dividends, and Philadelphia is the subject of the first Weekly Road Trip. 

 

1.       “Sound & Vision (Live Earl's Court '78).” - David Bowie    

2.       “Happy New Year (Prince Can't Die Again).” – Mac MacCaughan               
3.        “This Will Be Our Year.” - The Zombies  
4.       “This Year.” - The Mountain Goats          

5.       “25.” - The Dividends     
6.       “California.” - Bishops   
7.       “Blood Moon Singer.” - William Matheny

8.       “Funeral Pyre.” - Julien Baker    
9.       “Notion.” - Tash Sultana

10.   “Nick.” - Transona Five
11.   “Shining.” - Matthew Squire
12.   “Scarecrow Smile.” - John Wesley Coleman

13.   On LankershimFoxygen              
14.   Times Square     Destroyer           

15.   “Gravity.” - Amelia Curran
16.   “Get Out Clean.” - Sallie Ford
17.   “Fatal Flaw.” - Titus Andronicus
18.   “Preludes.” – Craig Finn

19.   “Chestnuts.” - Sam Skinner        
20.   “Quiz Night At Looky Lou's.” - John K Samson     

21.   “Fair/Unfair.” - Weller
22.   “Being Sad.” - Tombo Crush
23.   “Tiny Planets.” - Sports
24.   “South Philly.” – Cayetana

25.   “Oblivion.” - Grimes       
26.   “Digital Witness.” - St. Vincent
27.   “(Nothing But) Flowers.” - Talking Heads
28.   “Sweet Jane.” – Velvet Underground                    

29.   “Blackstar.” - David Bowie        

Hey There, Troubled Teenagers: 12/16/2016 - End of the Year Special

For the last show of the fall 2016 semester, Nathan played some of his favorite records from 2016 (though he had to omit some due to time)! He also paid tribute to some of the great musicians we lost this year. He's heading on hiatus, but will be back in 2017!

  1. “2016 Memoriam Medley.” – Michael Polak
  2. “You Want It Darker.” – Leonard Cohen
  3. “Lazarus.” – Davis Bowie
     
  4. “Somebody to Anybody.” – Margaret Glaspy
  5. “Empire Builder.” – Laura Gibson
  6. “Okkervil River R.I.P.” – Okkervil River
  7.  “Left Handed Kisses.” – Andrew Bird ft. Fionna Apple
  8. “Fellow Traveler.” – John K. Samson
  9. “Old Friends.” – Pinegrove
     
  10. “Solid Wall of Sound.” – ATCQ
  11. “Admitting the Endorphin Addiction.” – Open Mike Eagle & Paul White
     
  12.  “On The Lips.” – Frankie Cosmos
  13. “Switzerland.” – Soccer Mommy
  14. “All You Gotta Be When You’re 23 Is Yourself.” – Free Cake For Every Creature
  15. “Drunk.” – Eskimeaux
  16. “Apple.” – Jawbreaker Reunion
  17.  “I Wanna Be A Punk Rocker.” – T-Rextasy
     
  18. “Happy.” – Mitski.
  19. “Chemical Air.” – Bleached.
  20. “Night Swimming.” - Tacocat
  21. “The End of Things.” - Bob Mould
  22. “Masterpiece.” – Big Thief
  23. “Sex & Drugs.” – A Giant Dog
  24. “Tiny.” – Dinosaur Jr.
  25. “Ice Cream and Sunscreen.” - Martha
  26. “Audrey Home.” – Warehouse
     
  27. “Sister.” – Angel Olsen
  28. “Plastic Plant.” – Thee Oh Sees
     
  29. “In Care of 867-5309.” – Lambchop
     
  30. “What It Means.” – Drive By Truckers
  31. “The Ambassador’s Morning Lift.” – The Paranoid Style
  32. “Feel America.” – St. Lenox
     
  33. “Bring My Day.” – Qiet
  34. “I Don’t Mind.” – The Horse Traders
  35. “One Horse Town.” – Tim Browning & the Widowmakers
  36. “Young Elite.” – Sean Knisely
     
  37.  “George Martin Medley.” – Michael Polak

Hey There, Troubled Teenagers: 12/09/2016

The penultimate show of the semester! Nathan recaps the rock show he was in Colombus this past Tuesday, re-writes Counting Crows' "A Long December" to be about Huntington, plays Emerson, Lake, and Palmer, and a fat stack of that new hot rock. It's a good show, and you're either for him, or you're against him.

 

  1.  “I Was Alive Back Then.” – Kevin Devine
  2. “Aphasia.” – Pinegrove
  3. “This Must Be The Place.” – The Talking Heads
     
  4. “You Can Make Me Feel Bad (Arthur Russell cover).” – powerdove
  5. “Sweet Jane (Live 1973).” – Lou Reed
     
  6. “A Long December.” – Counting Crows
  7. “December Is The Longest Month.” - Chumped
     
  8. “Cry.” – Faith Healer
  9. “Not Yet Ghosts.” – Quivers
  10. “Motorcar.” The Apples in Stereo
     
  11. “2100.” – Run The Jewels ft. BOOTS
  12. “Smiling (Quirky Race Doc).” – Open Mike Eagle & Paul White
  13. “The Space Program.” – A Tribe Called Quest
     
  14. “Tarkus.” – Emerson Lake, & Palmer
     
  15. “Know Better.” – Forth Wanderers
  16. ”Ice Cream and Sunscreen.” – Martha
  17. “<2.” – Sad13
  18. “Light Expires.” – Bishops
     
  19. “If We Make It Through December (Merle Haggard cover).” – The Woodard Brothers
  20. “We Three Kings.” – Tim Browning and the Widowmakers
  21. “Joseph’s Prayer To His Baby Son.” – Todd Burge
     
  22. “Body Without Organs.” - The World Is a Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid to Die
  23. “Blood Moon Singer.” – William Matheny
     
  24. “Breakin’ Bones.” – Exotic Adrian Street and the Pile Drivers
  25. “Southwestern Territory.” – The Mountain Goats
  26. “Quiz Night At Looky Lou's.” - John K Samson
  27. “Feel America.” - St. Lenox   
     
  28. “Touch.” - Shura        
  29. “Stop Desire.” - Tegan and Sara
  30. “Boom.” - Laleh         
  31. “Anything Could Happen.” – Ellie Goulding  
     
  32. “all my friends.” - LCD Soundsystem
     
  33. “The Axis.” – Thee Oh Sees
     
  34. “Try To Love.” – Daniel Johnston & BEAM


Hey There, Troubled Teenagers: 12/2/2016

Nathan was plotting the typical Hey There, Troubled Teenagers program: new indie hits, local jams, and older underground favorites. more of the usual. then he scrapped all of it. opting instead to bring soul cuts, krautrock, korean psych & so much more. he did all of this to restate a point that he's made for a few years now....listen for it. 

1.       “Turn, Turn, Turn.” - Nina Simone            
2.       “Bring It Home To Me (Live).” – Sam Cooke        

3.       “Action.” – Sweet
4.       “Down By The Seaside.” - Led Zeppelin

5.       “Flying on the Ground Is Wrong.” - Neil Young   
6.       “Chestnut Mare.” - The Byrds    

7.       “Cherry Blossom Clinic.” - The Move      
8.       “Here In The Year.” - Cold Sun   
9.       “Interstellar Overdrive (Live BBC 1971).” - Pink Floyd

10.   “Autobahn.” - Kraftwerk             

11.   “Come Together.” - Ike & Tina Turner
12.   “Keep On Truckin’.” – Eddie Ruffin
13.   “New York Groove.” – Hello
14.   “Toy Soldiers.” – Martika
15.   “Sick of Myself.” – Matthew Sweet
16.   “What’s Up?” – 4 Non Blondes

17.   “The Sign.” – Ace of Base            
18.   “Take A Chance On Me.” - ABBA              

19.   “Space Oddity (1979).” - David Bowie
20.   “Let’s Go Crazy.” – Prince
21.   “Venus In Furs.” – The Velvet Underground

22.   “Eldorado.” - Electric Light Orchestra
23.   “Lowdown.” - Boz Scaggs            
24.   “No Son of Mine.” – Genesis

25.   “Beautiful Rivers and Mountains.” - Shin Jung Hyun And The Men           

26.   “If I Can Dream.” – Elvis Presley
27.   “Your Song.” – Elton John with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

28.   “True Love Will Find You In The End.” – Daniel Johnston 

Hey There, Troubled Teenagers: 11/18/2016

Nathan returns after missing last week for work stuff. He tells the tale of when he was robbed a few weeks ago. Leonard Cohen and Leon Russell tributes! Rare Pink Floyd! New alternative too!  No show next week! Thanksgiving break, baby. 

 

  1. “Everybody Knows.” - Leonard Cohen           
  2. “Lady Blue (Leon Russell cover).” - Brad Goodall
     
  3. “Solid Wall of Sound.” - A Tribe Called Quest              
  4. “Admitting The Endorphin Addiction.” - Open Mike Eagle & Paul White
     
  5. “And Begin Again.” - Postcard from the Badlands     
     
  6. “You Don't Call Me Anymore.” - St. Lenox
  7. “It All Works All The Time.” - De Lux
  8. “2012.” - Simian Ghost     
         
  9. “Winter Wheat.” - John K Samson
  10. “Shadow Boxing.” - Kevin Krauter   
  11. “Orange Color Queen.” - Ty Segall
  12. “Nervous Tech (Nah John).” - Thee Oh Sees
     
  13. “In Care of 8675309.” - Lambchop   
     
  14. “Fat Old Sun (BBC Sept 1971).” - Pink Floyd
     
  15. “Belong.” - R.E.M.   
  16. “I'm Waiting For The Man.” - The Velvet Underground
  17. “Sex and Money.” - Iggy And The Stooges   
  18. “Torn Curtain.” - Television
  19. “The End of Things.” - Bob Mould
  20. “Don't Ask Why.” - The Replacements
     
  21. “Capsized.” - Andrew Bird   
  22. “All Across The Land.” - Blitzen Trapper
  23. “Somewhere Along the Way.” - Dawes         
  24. “Shadow People.” - Dr. Dog
  25. “Shiny Gun.” - Fraser A. Gorman      
     
  26. “Young Fathers.” - Typhoon               
  27. “Dancehall Domine.” - The New Pornographers        
  28. “Dream Lover.” - Destroyer
     
  29. “Dead Fox.” - Courtney Barnett
  30. “Breathless.” - Waxahatchee             
  31. “Me & You & Jackie Mittoo.” - Superchunk
  32. “Lakeside View Apartment Suite.” - The Mountain Goats     
  33. “Try To Love.” - Daniel Johnston & BEAM     
     
  34. “River.” - Joni Mitchell
  35. “Losing My Religion.” – R.E.M.           

Hey There, Troubled Teenagers: 10/28/2016

We had a safe and spooky time on the radio together this Friday morning. No razorblades in the apples here.  Scary songs like "Frankie Teardrop," and the "Monster Mash," plus Nathan continues his obsession with the new John K. Samson record, also his French-pop obsession. 

1.       “Frankie Teardrop.” - Suicide     

2.       “Fifty-Mission Cap.” - The Tragically Hip
3.       “Quiz Night At Looky Lou's.” - John K Samson
               
4.       “Moteur Action.” - Yelle               
5.       “La Route.” - Juniore
6.       “Vagues.” - La Femme  

7.       “Something On Your Mind.” – Karen Dalton        
8.       “Philosophy of the World.” - The Shaggs              
9.       “Born to Run (Bruce Springsteen cover)” – R. Stevie Moore

10.   “Christless Streets.” - William Matheny
11.   “Country Squire.” - Tyler Childers            
12.   “Parking Lots.” - John R. Miller
13.   “Rechio.” - Goodwolf    
14.   “Waterbaby – Live.” - Wilbur by the Sea               
15.   “Sunblock.” – Sweatband
16.   “Let’s Take The Fight To Them.” – Appalachian Terror Unit

17.   “Train Song.” - Deer Scout           
18.   “Inside Out.” - Soccer Mommy
19.   “Your Undertaker.” - Shannen Mosser  
20.   “High and Lonesome.” - Wished Bone

21.   “Sleep Easy.” - Sam Evian            
22.   “Winter Wheat.” – John K. Samson
23.   “Masterpiece.” - Big Thief           
24.   “Big Wheel.” - Cass McCombs
25.   “Pretty Pimpin'.” - Kurt Vile        
26.   “What's Not Mine.” - Cate Le Bon

27.   “I Hate Myself.”  - Pretenders   
28.   “Magic Magnet.” - Kevin Devine              
29.   “Oona.” - The Pixies       
30.   “Lake.” - Yohuna             
31.   “LA Dream.” - Julia Jacklin

32.   “Pilot (Live).” – The Notwist       

33.   “Aphasia.” - Pinegrove
34.   “Fellow Traveler.” John K Samson

35.   “Monster Mash.” - Bobby Boris Pickett
36.   “It's Halloween.” - The Shaggs   
37.   “Halloween 3.5.” - Rozwell Kid  
38.   “Devil Town.” - Daniel Johnston & BEAM             

Hey There, Troubled Teenagers: 10/14/2016

Nathan returns to archiving his shows because he ACTUALLY DID A REALLY GOOD ONE AGAIN, THE STREAK OF BAD BAD NOT GOOD SHOWS IS OVER. In this edition of HEY THERE, TROUBLED TEENAGERS, Nathan speaks to comedian BILLY WAYNE DAVIS. They talk comedy and his upcoming gig at The V Club. We also hear music from John K. Samson, Daniel Johnston, and the lineup to WMUL's COLLEGE RADIO DAY gig on Fri. November 4th. 

 

  1. “Think I'm In Love.” - Eddie Money         
     
  2. “What's The Frequency Kenneth?” - R.E.M.        
  3. “Modifier Analog.” - Warehouse
  4.  “Rock & Roll.” - A Giant Dog       
     
  5. “Plea From A Cat Named Virtute.” - The Weakerthans
  6. “Virtute The Cat Explains Her Departure.” – The Weakerthans
  7. “17th Street Treatment Centre.” - John K Samson           
  8. “Virtute At Rest.” - John K Samson          
     
  9. “My Grandfather Knew Stoney Cooper.” - William Matheny
  10. “14 Birds.” - The Horse Traders 
  11. “Pipestem.” - Ona          
  12. “Rocks & Relics (Live).” - Tyler Childers  
     
  13. “Head Carrier.” - The Pixies        
  14. “Tiny.” - Dinosaur Jr.

    Billy Wayne Davis Interview       
  15. “Welcome to Earth (Pollywog).” - Sturgill Simpson           
  16. “Hands of Time.” - Margo Price
     
  17. “Young Elite.” - Sean Knisely      
  18. “Bikini Girl.” - Goodwolf               
  19. “Easyville.” - Sweatband
     
  20. “What's It Gonna Be?” - Shura  
  21. “Ocean.” - Shana Falana               
  22. “I Will Not Sleep Here.” - Merchandise
     
  23. “Refractions In The Plastic Pulse.” - Stereolab    
  24. “Cutthroat.” - S U R V I V E          
  25. “La Costa Brava.” - Ted Leo
     
  26. “Dark Love.” - Sam Evian              
  27. “Medusa's Outhouse.” - Cass Mccombs
  28. “1914.” - Florist
  29. “On the Lips.” - Frankie Cosmos
  30. “Drunk.” - Eskimeaux
  31. “Stay A Little Longer.” - Laniaki  
     
  32. “Speeding Motorcycle (Daniel Johnston).” - Yo La Tengo              
  33. “Wicked World.” - Daniel Johnston & BEAM            

  

 

 

WMUL: Hey There, Troubled Teenagers 9/16/2016

On this edition of HEY THERE, TROUBLED TEENAGERS, we're joined by JONI DEUTSCH, of West Virginia Public Broadcasting's A Change of Tune and Mountain Stage, we talk about her guest-hosting Mountain Stage, and so much more. We're also joined in performance by REV. HYLTON, who also talks his latest album 'Stubborn Nail.'

  1. “Touch Of Grey.” - The War on Drugs             
  2. “Friend of the Devil (Live).” - Grace Potter  
  3. “It Makes No Difference.” - The Band            
  4. “Outlier.” – EFG
     
  5. “In Bloom.” - Sturgill Simpson
     
  6. “Call Yourself Renee.” - Okkervil River
  7. “Tianchi Lake.” - The Mountain Goats            
  8. “The Reasons.” - The Weakerthans

  9. “Hurricane Season.” - Darrin Hacquard          
  10. “Parking Lots.” - John R. Miller          
       
    Rev. Hylton Session
     
  11. “Even Mountains Can Fall.” - The Horse Traders        
  12. “Longhaulers.” - Goodwolf 
  13. “Stillness.” - Wilbur By The Sea

    Joni Deutsch Interview.
  14. “Somebody to Anybody.” - Margaret Glaspy              
  15. “Shut Up Kiss Me.” - Angel Olsen     
  16. “Living Half to Death (Live).” - William Matheny
  17. “John Henry.” - Billy Bragg & Joe Henry         
  18. “Gentle On My Mind.” - Billy Bragg & Joe Henry

  19. “One of Us.” - Dawes
  20. “I Know The Feeling.” - HalfNoise
  21. “Stuck In The Fall.” - Chain Wallet
  22. “The Art of Getting By.” - The Go! Team       
  23. “Drunk Girls.” - LCD Soundsystem
     
  24. “LA Dream.” - Julia Jacklin    
  25. “Strange Melody.” - Jessica Pratt     
  26. “What It Means.” - Drive-By Truckers

  27. “Weirdo.” – Rozwell Kid
  28. “Devil Town.” – Daniel Johnston

WMUL: Hey There, Troubled Teenagers 9/9/2016

On this edition of HEY THERE, TROUBLED TEENAGERS, we have interviews with JORDAN HUDKINS of ROZWELL KID, WILLIAM MATHENY, ROD ELKINS, and TRAVIS EGNOR. We also talk to SEAN KNISELY, who shares a brand new song with us! What a way to start a Friday!

  1. “County Line.” - Cass McCombs
  2. “Sister.” - Angel Olsen
                     
  3. “Highway Anxiety.” - William Tyler  
            
  4. “Cry All Day.” - Wilco                      
  5. “Okkervil River R.I.P.” - Okkervil River   

    Sean Knisely Interview 
  6. “Young Elite.” - Sean Knisely.     
  7. “Aphasia.” - Pinegrove
  8. “No Matter Where We Go.” - Whitney
  9. “Sprained Ankle.” - Julien Baker               
  10. “Happy.” - Mitski   

    Corey Shields Interview                .
  11. “Just Be Simple.” - William Matheny
  12. “Mark Twain.” - The Horse Traders

    William Matheny/Rod Elkins/Travis Egnor Interview.
  13. “Sick Jackets.” - Rozwell Kid
    Jordan Hudkins (of Rozwell Kid) Interview.
  14. “Lake.” - Yohuna                              
  15. “Switzerland.” - Soccer Mommy               
  16. “Holy Ghost.” Deer Scout            
  17. “High and Lonesome.” - Wished Bone
     
  18. “all my friends.” - LCD Soundsystem
  19. “Chemical Air.” - Bleached          
  20. “You Can't Fire Me I Quit.” - Tacocat       
  21. “Jumpers.” - Sleater-Kinney       
     
  22. “What's It Gonna Be.” - Shura   
  23. “Boyfriend.” - Tegan and Sara   
  24. “Some Die Young.” - Laleh          
  25. “I Am Not A Robot.” - Marina & The Diamonds  
  26. “Guns and Horses.” - Ellie Goulding        
                   
  27. “Eliza Thorrold.” - Ghosts of Sailors at Sea            
  28. “The Axis.” - Thee Oh Sees         
     
  29. “Tournament of Hearts.” - The Weakerthans     
  30. “Lovecraft In Brooklyn.” - The Mountain Goats
  31. “Me & You & Jackie Mittoo.” - Superchunk         
  32. “Outta Town.” - Jeffrey Lewis & Los Bolts
     
  33. “1914.” -Florist               
  34. “Broken Necks.” - Eskimeaux    
  35. “Outside With the Cuties.” - Frankie Cosmos 

WMUL: Hey There, Troubled Teenagers 8/26/2016.

Triumphantly, I returned to the WMUL airwaves the morning of Friday, August 26th. I did something I had not done semesters prior to this, which is give my show a name. Taken from a thing William Matheny said when I was recording him in the studio, HEY THERE, TROUBLED TEENAGERS is what goes down every Friday from 6am-9am. Every Friday, I'll wake up early, get to the studio, and play my favorite songs for everyone with the occasional guest and studio session dropping by. 

You can listen on your desktop or mobile device at Mixcloud. 

Here's the playlist:

  1. “The Axis” - Thee Oh Sees  (missing from the upload)  
                  
  2. “I Warned You” - The Warlocks (missing from the upload)                       
  3. “Medusa's Outhouse” - Cass Mccombs   (missing from the upload)
                         
  4. “My Grandfather Knew Stoney Cooper” - William Matheny        
  5. “One Horse Town” - Tim Browning & The Widowmakers                              
  6. “I Don't Mind” - The Horse Traders                         
  7. “All The Sad Parts” - J Marinelli  
                   
  8. “Sex & Drugs” - A Giant Dog                       
  9. “Somebody to Anybody” - Margaret Glaspy       
  10. “The Falls” - Whitney                    
     
  11. “Postdoc Blues” - John K Samson                             
  12. “Goodbye, Oh Goodbye” - AJJ                  
  13. “If I Ever Was a Child” - Wilco   
                      
  14. “The Hustle” - Lambchop           
                      
  15. “The Sun” - Kim Jung Mi / Shin Joong Hyun
  16. “Sister” - Angel Olsen                    
     
  17. “Tiny” - Dinosaur Jr.                       
  18. “I'm In Love” - Teenage Fanclub               
  19. “Kid on a Ladder” - Guided by Voices                     
  20. “The End of Things” - Bob Mould                             
  21. “If I Had the World to Give” - Bonnie Prince Billy        
                           
  22. “I Just Wasn't Made for These Times” - Shannon & The Clams                    
  23. “Riverside Cemetery” - Health&Beauty                
  24. “I Wanna Be a Punk Rocker” - T Rextasy                
  25. “Common Emergencies”  - The Paranoid Style   
                   
  26. “If This Tour Doesn't Kill You, Then I Will” - PUP               
  27. “Droner” - Rozwell Kid                  
  28. “California” - Bishops        
                 
  29. “Hide Your Horns” - Noise                           
  30. “Bring My Day” - Qiet                    
  31. “World at War” - Ona                    
  32. “Between Two Oaks” - Tim Lancaster    
  33. “Parking Lots” - John R. Miller    
  34. “Good Time All Of The Time” - Of The Dell           
  35. “I Can Last” - Deadbeats & Barkers   
                            
  36. “Doors He Could Open” – Jeff Ellis (recorded live in the WMUL studio)           
  37. “Fairplain” - Jeremy Daniel Roberts (recorded live in the WMUL studio)  “Rocks & Relics” - Tyler Childers (recorded live in the WMUL studio)        

WMUL: Monday 4/25/2016 Playlist

Here's the playlist for my weekly radio show on 88.1 WMUL. Spaces indicate when I spoke on air in between music. Last show until August is next Monday night.

  1. Nathan Thomas DJ intro
  2. Raspberry Beret - Prince              
  3. Purple Rain - Prince
     
  4. Welcome to Earth (Pollywog) - Sturgill Simpson
  5. Hands of Time - Margo Price      
     
  6. Jewel City - Brad Goodall              
  7. Huntington Hopeless - The Dead Frets
     
  8. Tornado Rider - Ona      
  9. Something Like A Trout - Tim Lancaster 
  10. Heart of Lead - Prison Book Club    
              
  11. Motor Away (Guided by Voices) - Grasiela Piasson          
  12. I Don't Like Doors - Thanks for Coming   
  13. I Hate The Weekend - Tacocat    
  14. Girl Like Me - FLOOR CRY              
  15. On the Lips - Frankie Cosmos     
  16. Drunk - Eskimeaux         
     
  17. What's Not Mine - Cate Le Bon
     
  18. Golden Days - Whitney
  19. Aphasia - Pinegrove      
  20. Reconstruction Site - The Weakerthans 
  21. Dance Music - The Mountain Goats        
  22. Sour Candy - Bleached
     
  23. I Live My Broken Dreams (Daniel Johnston) - J. Marinelli
  24. Live and Let Die (Wings cover) - Daniel Johnston           

WMUL: Monday 4/18/2016 Program Playlist

  1. Nathan Thomas DJ intro                             
  2. Wonderful - Cate Le Bon              
  3. You and I - Margaret Glaspy  
         
  4. Ain't No Man - The Avett Brothers          
  5. Left Handed Kisses (ft. Fionna Apple) - Andrew Bird   
         
  6. All You Gotta Be When You're 23 Is Yourself - Free Cake For Every Creature         
  7. Broken Necks - Eskimeaux          
  8. slushie in a target parking lot - Penny Lame       
     
  9. Get Out - Frightened Rabbit       
  10. The Art of Getting By - The Go! Team
  11. Curtain Call - Simian Ghost         
  12. Simple Song - The Shins
  13. Sprained Ankles - Julien Baker   
     
  14. Between Two Oaks - Tim Lancaster         
  15. Garden Song - John R. Miller     
  16. Blood Moon Singer (Live) - William Matheny      
     
  17. This Year - The Mountain Goats
  18. Plea From A Cat Named Virtute - The Weakerthans        
  19. Cool Party - Mal Blum   
     
  20. It Feels That Way - Maja Jasmin
  21. Cockroach - Tall Friend
  22. Sadboi Starter Pack - Youth Pastor          
  23. Your Best American Girl - Mitski
     
  24. Northern Highway - Martin Courtney    
  25. Feel Like - Mikal Cronin
  26. Wild Desire - King Tuff   
  27. Candy Sam - Ty Segall   
     
  28. Black Ops - They Might Be Giants            
  29. Stand - R.E.M.
  30. Love Is The Drug - Roxy Music   
  31. Once in a Lifetime - Talking Heads
     
  32. That Summer Feeling - Jonathan Richman            
  33. Syrup of Tears - Daniel Johnston 

WMUL: Monday 4/11/2016 Playlist

Here's the playlist for my weekly Monday night radio show on WMUL. Spaces indicate where I spoke on the air in between sets of music.

  1. Nathan Thomas DJ intro                               
  2. Touch Of Grey - The War on Drugs          
  3. Pick A Campsite - The Heligoats
     
  4. Die Like A Rich Boy - Frightened Rabbit  
  5. In the aeroplane over the sea - Neutral Milk Hotel           
  6. Not The Kid - Communist Daughter         
  7. Grapevine Fires -Death Cab For Cutie    
     
  8. Sunday Drive - The Horse Traders            
  9. Motor's Fried - John R. Miller
         
  10. Asters - Spencer Peppet              
  11. never good enough - Eerie Summer       
  12. moving to new York - soccer mommy
        
  13. Living Proof - Teen Suicide          
  14. New Friends - Pinegrove              
  15. Jan. 10th, 2014 - The World is A Beautiful Place
     
  16. Completement Fou - Yelle           
  17. Tokyo - TEEN     
  18. Some Die Young - Laleh
  19. To Be Young Again - St. Lenox   
  20. Young Fathers - Typhoon            
  21. We End Up Together - New Pornographers  
           
  22. Devil Town - Daniel Johnston & BEAM  

WMUL: Monday 4/4/2016 Program Playlist

Before I get to the playlist, I should say that you'll want to tune in next Monday (4/11). If the guest that I have lined up comes through, it will be something you won't want to miss. I won't say who just yet in case it doesn't happen but if it does...... oh boy. 

Now here's the playlist for my weekly radio show on 88.1 WMUL. Spaces indicate when I spoke on air in between music.

(song - artist)
1.  Nathan Thomas DJ intro
2. I Don't Want to Be Funny Anymore - Lucy Dacus
3. TV - Coleen Green
                                
4. Drunk Drivers / Killer Whales - Car Seat Headrest                               
5. Drunk – Eskimeaux
              
6. Shivers - Courtney Barnett                           
7. Ballad Of Big Nothing (Elliot Smith) - Julien Baker                              
8. Changes (Black Sabbath cover) - Charles Bradley             
                
9.   Outside With the Cuties - Frankie Cosmos                             
10. Coast to Coast - Waxahatchee                   
11.  Chemical Air - Bleached                 
12. Nightswimming  - Tacocat
                               

13.  Night Swimming - R.E.M.             
14.   If I Can't Change Your Mind - Sugar         
15.  Kick Your Door Down - The Replacements
                                
16.   Huntington Hopeless - The Dead Frets                   
17.  St. Someone Else – Goodwolf
                                
18.  Death Dream - Frightened Rabbit
                                
19.  It Hurts Until It Doesn't  - Mothers                            
20. Hi-Five - Angel Olsen                     

21.  Cars & It's Autumn - Cloud                           
22. Dark Light - Florist                           
23. Parking Lots - Told Slant               
                 
24.  True Love Will Find You In The End – Wilco
25.  I Live My Broken Dream – J. Marinelli                      
26.  Wicked World - Daniel Johnston & BEAM
                                 
27.   Dionysian Dream - Qiet                 
28.  Lemon Sea – Ona
                                
29.  Tiny Planets - Sports                       
30.  Hot 97 Summer Jam - Chumped                                
31.    Brilliant Dancer - Lemuria
32. Sick Jackets - Rozwell Kid                            

WMUL: Monday 3/28/2016 Program Playlist

Here's the playlist for my weekly Monday night radio show on WMUL. Spaces indicate where I spoke on the air in between sets of music.

(song - artist)

  1. Nathan Thomas show intro
     
  2. California -  Grimes                     
  3. Parking Lots - John R. Miller               
     
  4. Vaporize - Coyotes n Boxes                
  5. Living Half to Death (Live) - William Matheny & the Strange Constellations
     
  6. Left Handed Kisses (ft. Fionna Apple)  - Andrew Bird                    
  7. The Cause - Laura Gibson                    
  8. Wouldn't It Make a Lovely Photograph - Ray LaMontagne
     
  9. Trying to Lose Myself Again - Bleached                         
  10. Stop & Go - Summer Twins               
  11. Dana Katherine Scully - Tacocat                        
  12. Your Best American Girl – Mitski
  13. Apple -Jawbreaker Reunion        
     
  14. Hands of Time - Margo Price                              
  15. In Bloom - Sturgill Simpson
                                     
  16. Golden Days – Whitney
  17. Aphasia - Pinegrove              
     
  18. The End of Things - Bob Mould                         
  19. My Daughter Yes She Knows - Robert Pollard