June 2022

RETOLD – Baz Luhrmann’s ELVIS

2022-06-22T04:12:43+00:00

In honor of the new musical dropping into movie theaters, the guys revisit episode 67 with talk of the King, guns, television - and hatred of Robert Goulet. SHOW NOTES: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elvis_Presley https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sam_Phillips https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marion_Keisker https://outsider.com/news/entertainment/elvis-presley-shot-gun-rca-tv-while-watching-robert-goulet-still-preserved-to-this-day/ https://www.pbs.org/newshour/nation/why-elvis-shot-this-tv-and-other-photos-of-his-exhibit https://www.cheatsheet.com/entertainment/how-priscilla-presley-reacted-when-elvis-presley-shot-his-tv.html/ Will Ferrell’s Robert Goulet - https://vimeo.com/339015408 The Lisa Waller Rogers article: https://lisawallerrogers.com/tag/elvis-shooting-tv-with-robert-goulet/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colonel_Tom_Parker https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Memphis_Mafia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sonny_West_(actor) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_West https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elvis%27_Greatest_Shit

RETOLD – Baz Luhrmann’s ELVIS2022-06-22T04:12:43+00:00

Episode 97 – Carl Perkins vs the Cadillac

2022-06-08T02:14:02+00:00

The guys go deep digging into the early days of rock n roll to unearth the story behind the Drive By Truckers' favorite "Carl Perkins' Cadillac." Today's episode brought to you by Athletic Greens; Get a FREE 1 year supply of immune-supporting Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase. All you [...]

Episode 97 – Carl Perkins vs the Cadillac2022-06-08T02:14:02+00:00

November 2021

Episode 67 – Elvis vs the television

2021-11-09T23:38:47+00:00

A listener letter lets Murdock fly his geek flag for Elvis as the guys explore the rumor that the King was known for using firearms on TV sets. Support the show on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/rocknrollbedtimestories   SHOW NOTES: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elvis_Presley https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sam_Phillips https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marion_Keisker https://outsider.com/news/entertainment/elvis-presley-shot-gun-rca-tv-while-watching-robert-goulet-still-preserved-to-this-day/ https://www.pbs.org/newshour/nation/why-elvis-shot-this-tv-and-other-photos-of-his-exhibit https://www.cheatsheet.com/entertainment/how-priscilla-presley-reacted-when-elvis-presley-shot-his-tv.html/ Will Ferrell’s Robert Goulet - https://vimeo.com/339015408 The Lisa Waller Rogers article: https://lisawallerrogers.com/tag/elvis-shooting-tv-with-robert-goulet/ [...]

Episode 67 – Elvis vs the television2021-11-09T23:38:47+00:00

September 2021

Episode 57 – Frank Sinatra vs karaoke

2021-08-31T22:34:02+00:00

The guys explore the legend of a series of Filipino killings all tied to the amateur public performance of one particular song... This episode brought to you in part by HelloFresh! Click here for an $80 Discount ($50 - $20 - $10) Including Free Shipping on First Box! Use the code: HFAFF80   SHOW NOTES: [...]

Episode 57 – Frank Sinatra vs karaoke2021-08-31T22:34:02+00:00

December 2020

Episode 23 – Charley Pride vs the Northern Ireland conflict

2020-12-14T03:13:21+00:00

The guys pay tribute to the late, great Tennessee Charley Pride, discussing his first career, his 30 #1 hits and his contribution to international peace relations.   Show Notes: https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/life/features/as-i-began-singing-crystal-chandeliers-in-belfast-i-thought-about-those-who-had-come-to-see-me-amid-all-the-violence-i-got-so-emotional-and-i-dont-do-fake-tears-35624084.html   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Troubles   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charley_Pride

Episode 23 – Charley Pride vs the Northern Ireland conflict2020-12-14T03:13:21+00:00

November 2020

Episode 20 – Rock n Roll vs the Christmas Season

2020-11-22T16:19:32+00:00

Brian and Murdock explore the historical intersection of rock music and the Yuletide through entries from the Boss, the Beatles, Beach Boys and ACDC and then count down their personal Top Five Rock n Roll Christmas Lists. SHOW NOTES: The Top 5 Playlist: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/66176IN7O7zw3qqCEFimOm ASCAP list of most-performed Xmas songs: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christmas_music#Early_secular_Christmas_songs Classic Rock Xmas Memories [...]

Episode 20 – Rock n Roll vs the Christmas Season2020-11-22T16:19:32+00:00

April 2020

Episode 9 – Jackie Wilson vs Sex Appeal

2020-04-15T21:39:27+00:00

Brian breaks down the career and carousing of soul legend Jackie Wilson - and that one time he almost died in the hallway of his apartment building.   SHOW NOTES: https://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/state-of-the-art/article31127363.html https://www.history-of-rock.com/jackie_wilson.htm https://jackiewilsonlover.wordpress.com/jackie-wilson-bio/

Episode 9 – Jackie Wilson vs Sex Appeal2020-04-15T21:39:27+00:00
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