Year: 2020

Top 10 Female Artists – Rockin’ And Rollin’ And Whatnot ep33

I'm counting down my top 10 favourite female artists for this sidecast. ♀ Listen to Tramps Like Us on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6jEcIY8QRwt2mcSdwdghAw Listen to Tramps Like Us on Apple Podcasts/iTunes: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tramps-like-us/id1083135125?mt=2 Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/461540514044...

Top 20 Elvis Presley Songs – Rockin’ And Rollin’ And Whatnot ep32

Concluding this 2-part sidecast countdown of my all-time favourite Elvis Presley songs with the top 20! Some of the greatest music ever recorded, by the King of Rock'n'Roll. Listen to Tramps Like Us on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6jEcIY8QRwt2mcSdwdghAw Listen to Tramps Like Us on Apple Podcasts/iTunes: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tramps-lik...

Top 40 Elvis Presley Songs (40-21) – Rockin’ And Rollin’ And Whatnot ep31

I'm counting down my top 40 favourite Elvis Presley songs! Some of the greatest music ever recorded. We're talkin' about songs ranked 40-21 for this first of two parts. The top 20 will follow. Listen to Tramps Like Us on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6jEcIY8QRwt2mcSdwdghAw Listen to Tramps Like Us on Apple Podcasts/iTunes: https://podcasts.apple.com/us...

EP102 REVIEWS – Fall 2020

I'm given' my thoughts and reviews on a book, a film, a box set and a couple new songs for this episode. Special guest appearance by Greg Troyan. Order BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN: All The Songs - The Story Behind Every Track https://www.amazon.com/Bruce-Springsteen-Songs-Story-Behind/dp/1784726494 Listen to Tramps Like Us on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6jEcIY8QRwt...

ep100 BORN TO RUN

We’ve made it to 100 episodes of the Tramps Like Us podcast, and we're celebrating with a look at the monumental song BORN TO RUN. I'm joined by a bunch of friends for some discussion and some music. Thanks to Greg Troyan, Custer, David Zess, Jamie McLellan, Tom Ciurczak, Rob Bowman, Gordon Barry, Jay Lustig, Timothy Drake, Brad Page, David Newbould, Bill Elam and Jeff Har...

ep99 BORN TO RUN album review

We're celebrating the 45th anniversary of Born To Run with an epic, over 3 hour episode, including music, "boss" soundbites and an album review discussion with friends Eric Miller, BJ Kramp and Brian Jacobs. Check out more from BJ Kramp at http://rockandorrollpodcast.blogspot.com/ Check out more from Eric Miller at https://podsodcast.com/ Listen to Tramps Like Us on S...

ep98 Springsteen Fandom vol.11

I'm joined by 2 friends and fellow Copperheads Tom Ciurczak and Gordon Barry for this episode. Tom and Gordon are both songwriters and Bruce Springsteen fans. We discuss their music, their Springsteen fandom, and the influence Bruce has had on their songwriting. Check out more from Tom here: www.tomciurczak.com Check out more from Gordon here: www.gordonbarrymusic.com ...

Top 20 Drummers part 2 (10-1) – Rockin’ And Rollin’ And Whatnot ep30

I’m sitting at my drum kit to countdown my top 20 favourite drummers and talk about their importance. This episode concludes the countdown, ranking my top 10, 10-1. Listen to Tramps Like Us on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6jEcIY8QRwt2mcSdwdghAw Listen to Tramps Like Us on Apple Podcasts/iTunes: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tramps-like-us/id10...

Top 20 Drummers part 1 (20-11) – Rockin’ And Rollin’ And Whatnot ep29

I’m sitting at my drum kit to countdown my top 20 favourite drummers and talk about their importance. This episode counts down 20-11, the top 10 will follow. Listen to Tramps Like Us on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6jEcIY8QRwt2mcSdwdghAw Listen to Tramps Like Us on Apple Podcasts/iTunes: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tramps-like-us/id108313512...

Drummers & The Evolution of Rock’n’Roll Drumming – Rockin’ And Rollin’ And Whatnot ep28

This special crossover episode is courtesy of BJ Kramp and the Rock And/Or Roll podcast. I was recently a guest on BJ’s show discussing some important drummers and how their unique styles influenced other drummers and shaped rock’n’roll music. Check out more from BJ Kramp: http://rockandorrollpodcast.blogspot.com/ Listen to Tramps Like Us on Spotify: https://op...

Professional Wrestling Mt. Rushmore – Rockin’ And Rollin’ And Whatnot ep27

Good friends Alex Ferguson and Erik Zeidler join me to talk some wrestling! Listen to Tramps Like Us on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6jEcIY8QRwt2mcSdwdghAw Listen to Tramps Like Us on Apple Podcasts/iTunes: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tramps-like-us/id1083135125?mt=2 Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/4615405140...

EP97 BORN IN THE U.S.A. Tour Moments

We’re concluding our 4 episode celebration of Born In The U.S.A., focusing on the 84/85 world tour. Kurt Runyon, Brian Jacobs and Mitch Slater join me to share some memories and play some live tunes. Listen to Tramps Like Us on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6jEcIY8QRwt2mcSdwdghAw Listen to Tramps Like Us on Apple Podcasts/iTunes: https://podcasts.apple...

EP96 More BORN IN THE U.S.A.

In this 3rd episode celebrating Born In The U.S.A., we’re looking at the videos, the 12” remixes, the b-sides and the outtakes from this era. I’m joined by Simon Head of the Apologue podcast and BJ Kramp of the Rock And/Or Roll podcast.  Check out more from Simon Head: http://apologue.ca/new-weekly-podcast/ Check out more from BJ Kramp: http://rockandorrol...

STAX with Rob Bowman – Rockin’ And Rollin’ And Whatnot ep26

We're goin' deep on all the great music and artists from STAX records in Memphis, Tennessee. Ethnomusicologist and author Rob Bowman is a fellow STAX fan and has unparalleled knowledge on the incredible soul music created on E. McLemore Avenue. It was a sincere pleasure to sit down with Rob to discuss some of my favourite soul artists and songs. Be sure to check out Rob's f...

ep 93 Willie Nile 2020

I'm joined by the great Willie Nile on this episode. Willie discusses his upcoming album release New York At Night, his 40 year career and his relationship with Bruce Springsteen. Check out more from Willie and purchase some music: www.willienile.com Listen to Tramps Like Us on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6jEcIY8QRwt2mcSdwdghAw Listen to Tramps Li...

The Go-Go’s vs The Bangles – Rockin’ And Rollin’ And Whatnot ep 25

Eric Miller of the Pods & Sods Network joins me for this episode as we pit 2 evenly matched rock'n'roll bands against each other in a series of song battles. Everybody wins! Check out more from Eric: https://podsodcast.com/ Listen to Tramps Like Us on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6jEcIY8QRwt2mcSdwdghAw Listen to Tramps Like Us on Apple Podcasts...

ep.92 Stallone on Springsteen and Cobra

Greg Troyan is back on the show to discuss the influence Bruce Springsteen had on Sylvester Stallone's character and film, Cobra. Check out Greg's Lipstick Panel podcast: https://www.lipstickgeneration.com/p/podcasting.html Listen to Tramps Like Us on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6jEcIY8QRwt2mcSdwdghAw Listen to Tramps Like Us on Apple Podcasts/iTunes: https...

ep.91 Dream Setlist

I'm hangin' with BJ Kramp for this episode and we're each putting together our fantasy dream Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band setlist. Check out more from BJ on the Rock And Or Roll podcast: https://bjkahuna.podbean.com/ Listen to Tramps Like Us on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6jEcIY8QRwt2mcSdwdghAw Listen to Tramps Like Us on Apple Podcasts/iTunes: h...

ep.90 Bruce Boots vol.3:2009 Covers

In this 3rd instalment of our series on Bruce Springsteen bootlegs, we’re featuring the 4 DVD 2009 covers compilation set. Discussing a few fun moments and playing some great cover versions performed by the E Street Band on the 2009 Working On A Dream tour. Listen to Tramps Like Us on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6jEcIY8QRwt2mcSdwdghAw Listen to Tramps Like Us ...

Top 20 Live Albums part 2 (10-1) – Rockin’ And Rollin’ And Whatnot ep24

I'm talkin' bout my favourite live albums for this 2-part sidecast. Crank it up! Listen to Tramps Like Us on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6jEcIY8QRwt2mcSdwdghAw Listen to Tramps Like Us on Apple Podcasts/iTunes: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tramps-like-us/id1083135125?mt=2 Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/461540514044016/ ...

Top 20 Live Albums part 1 (20-11) – Rockin’ And Rollin’ And Whatnot ep23

I'm talkin' bout my favourite live albums for this 2-part sidecast. Crank it up! Listen to Tramps Like Us on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6jEcIY8QRwt2mcSdwdghAw Listen to Tramps Like Us on Apple Podcasts/iTunes: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tramps-like-us/id1083135125?mt=2 Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/461540514044016/ ...

Six-Pack of RUSH (crossover episode) – Rockin’ And Rollin’ And Whatnot ep22

I recently guested on The Pods & Sods Network's six-pack series on RUSH, paying tribute to Neil Peart. I'm pleased to release this special crossover sidecast episode courtesy of Eric Miller. Check out more from Eric at the Pods & Sods Network: https://podsodcast.com/ Listen to Tramps Like Us on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6jEcIY8QRwt2mcSdwdghAw List...

Ep89 THE GHOST OF TOM JOAD album review

Singer-songwriter David Newbould joins me on this episode to break down Bruce's 11th studio album, 1995's The Ghost Of Tom Joad. We dig deep into these songs, stories and characters. Check out more from David at http://davidnewbould.com/ Listen to Tramps Like Us on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6jEcIY8QRwt2mcSdwdghAw Listen to Tramps Like Us on Apple Podcasts...