Tag: Music

Podcasts

Broken Record with Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam and Justin Richmond

From Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam, and Justin Richmond. The musicians you love talk about their life, inspiration, and craft. Then play.

Keep It!

Movies! Music! Celebrities embarrassing themselves! KEEP IT has it all. Each week, Ira Madison III, Louis Virtel, and Aida Osman are joined by comedians, journalists, actors, musicians, activists, politicians and more to discuss the...

Long May They Run

From the team that brought you Root of Evil and Gangster Capitalism, comes a brand-new series, Long May They Run, a groundbreaking music documentary podcast series. Season One focuses on the band Phish. There are great bands and there...

Episodes

Nile Rodgers and Chic

Broken Record with Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam and Justin Richmond - November 20, 2018 - 37:10
Nile Rodgers, the mastermind behind the disco band Chic and producer of artists like David Bowie, Daft Punk and Madonna, plays live with his band and talks about his life and long musical career in the very studio that was built for him...

Questlove Part 1

Broken Record with Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam and Justin Richmond - March 26, 2019 - 49:19
Questlove talks about how he got involved with D’Angelo’s Voodoo record, the evolution of his drumming style, how he approaches DJ’ing, and tells the best Obama story ever. Part 1 of 2.

Questlove Part 2

Broken Record with Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam and Justin Richmond - March 26, 2019 - 24:51
Questlove talks about how he got involved with D’Angelo’s Voodoo record, the evolution of his drumming style, how he approaches DJ’ing, and tells the best Obama story ever. Part 2 of 2.

David Byrne

Broken Record with Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam and Justin Richmond - April 2, 2019 - 37:58
Rick Rubin and Malcolm Gladwell talk with David Byrne (formerly of Talking Heads) about protest music: some of his favorite protest songs, the earliest ones he heard, how they affected his songwriting, and what makes them effective.

Vampire Weekend Returns: Ezra Koenig with Ariel Rechtshaid

Broken Record with Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam and Justin Richmond - May 21, 2019 - 54:47
Vampire Weekend returned this month with their first record in six years, "Father of the Bride". And long before it sat on top of the Billboard album chart, the band's leader, Ezra Koenig and producer Ariel Rechtshaid stopped by Shangri...

Welcome to Long May They Run, Season One, Phish

Long May They Run - September 15, 2019 - 04:21
Season One of this groundbreaking music documentary, Long May They Run, will focus on the band Phish, and how they are among only a handful of artists who have sold out stadiums for decades, redefined the bond between artist and fans,...

S1: Phish | EP 1: A Pattern Language

Long May They Run - September 18, 2019 - 41:38
Long May They Run kicks off Season 1 with a front row look at Phish’s roots and creative evolution, as band members and those in the inner circle explore the inspiration behind Phish festival culture, as well as the risks and...

S1: Phish | EP 2: The Timeless Way of Building

Long May They Run - September 18, 2019 - 41:13
Phish travels into uncharted territory while spreading its influence among a rapidly growing community of artists, professionals and fans who become leaders in a new festival movement.

S1: Phish | EP 3: Much More Than Four

Long May They Run - September 25, 2019 - 46:42
When Phish plays a show, there are only four people on stage. But off stage, there is a supporting cast of creators and deal makers who embraced what many did not yet understand, and who had to stretch their imagination in order to...

Jack White & Brendan Benson of the Raconteurs

Broken Record with Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam and Justin Richmond - October 1, 2019 - 1:14:18
Jack White and Brendan Benson of the Raconteurs play through some songs off their new record, "Help Me Stranger" and talk with Malcolm Gladwell from Jack's Detroit home. Rick Rubin joins by phone. Jack talks through his theory that...

S1: Phish | EP 4: Yes, And...

Long May They Run - October 2, 2019 - 39:40
Two simple words have enhanced the way the band approaches music, and each other.

Tyler the Creator Talks Igor

Broken Record with Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam and Justin Richmond - October 8, 2019 - 47:20
Tyler, the Creator spent three days this summer in Italy with Rick Rubin. At the end of the three days they sat down to record a conversation about Tyler's new album, "Igor". They play through some tracks off the album and Tyler even...

S1: Phish | EP 5: The First Forays

Long May They Run - October 9, 2019 - 44:16
There was a time when Phish fans had to record and trade physical cassette tapes in order to relive a show, or hear it for the first time. They relied entirely on that network until the band and its fans pioneered a more efficient way...

Yola's Walk Through Fire

Broken Record with Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam and Justin Richmond - October 15, 2019 - 48:06
After years honing her craft in the UK Yola finally lands with her beautiful album, "Walk Through Fire." Produced by the Black Keys' Dan Auerbach, the album combines classic country, soul and rock and roll. Bruce Headlam talks to Yola...

S1: Phish | EP 6: The Edge of the Ocean

Long May They Run - October 16, 2019 - 46:05
Spontaneity is essential to Phish. However, advance planning is required before the band can explore the musical depths. The same holds true for other aspects of the Phish experience in which proper preparation gives way to inspired...

S1: Phish | EP 7: The Mime Field

Long May They Run - October 23, 2019 - 47:09
Going all the way back to Phish’s early days, the band’s visual aesthetic has been entwined with its musical mindset. The group has embraced a collaborative, DIY approach to fashioning its logo, stage design, concert posters and even...

S1: Phish | EP 8: The Island of Misfit Toys

Long May They Run - October 30, 2019 - 47:56
Before digital streaming services allowed music listeners to explore and discover new genres, Phish acted as a curator for its fans. Routinely covering songs at live shows and even entire albums on Halloween, the band has taken pleasure...

Leonard Cohen's Legacy with Adam Cohen: Thanks for the Dance

Broken Record with Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam and Justin Richmond - November 19, 2019 - 49:52
Leonard Cohen died three weeks after releasing his last record, You Want It Darker, in 2016. It was the first album he worked on this son, Adam. In mourning, Adam turned his attention to poem's of his father's that he recorded while...

Norah Jones Begins Again

Broken Record with Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam and Justin Richmond - November 26, 2019 - 41:42
Norah Jones sits with Malcolm Gladwell and Bruce Headlam at The Bridge Studio in New York to talk about — and play through — her latest album, Begin Again. The album is the result of a new way of working in the studio that's invigorated...

Flea: Acid For the Children

Broken Record with Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam and Justin Richmond - December 3, 2019 - 1:12:26
Flea sat with Malcolm Gladwell to discuss his newly released memoir, "Acid For the Children," for the very first live taping of Broken Record! The book is a journey through Flea's childhood: from Australia to the seedy streets of 1970's...