Pop Culture, Autobiographically. Join hosts Kevin O'Brien and Taylor Gonda as they discuss things that matter, e.g. music, movies, books, and TV. We talk to guests and each other about pop culture and its never ending impact on our lives.

Comedian Allen Strickland Williams joins Kevin and Taylor to talk about the two Johns, goofy/dark lyrics, and the time he spent an entire cruise listening to They Might Be Giants.

Direct download: These_Things_Matter_Episode_109.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 5:00am EDT

From the Buntport Theater Erik Edborg joins Kevin and Taylor to talk about building a friendship around a love of Queen, movie montages, and the real meaning of Bicycle Race.

Direct download: These_Things_Matter_Episode_108.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 3:44am EDT

We were so excited to have Andy Kindler over to chat. He ran through a range of topic choices, all of which we had already done, until we landed on the Grateful Dead. Andy loves 'em, and he also loves talking drugs, lyrics, Leno, Scharpling and any number of ADD-induced topics. We hope you enjoy!

Direct download: These_Things_Matter_Episode_107.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 2:00am EDT

General Manager of Twist & Shout Records Patrick Brown joins Kevin and Taylor to talk about jazz purists, smack, and the diverse catalog of Miles Davis

Direct download: These_Things_Matter_Episode_106.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 5:17am EDT