IV – Led Zeppelin

Jason: I knew more songs on this album than I anticipated. Brad: So many of these songs are classics. I know you dislike “Stairway to Heaven”. What did you think of the rest of this album? Jason: I initially thought “I don’t like ‘Stairway’ because it’s over-played but in actuality I don’t like it because…

Breakfast in America – Supertramp

Jason: I knew more songs from this album than I had anticipated.  Brad: Yeah, I didn’t realize that pretty much all of the Supertramp songs I know are all on this album. Do you enjoy them? Jason: They are fine. I enjoyed it somewhat. What category of music would you put them in? They are…

Black Holes and Revelations – Muse

Jason: Muse. I am not too familiar with them although I did recognize a song or two from this album. Have you listened to this in its entirety before?  Brad: This is one of my favorite albums of the 2000s. I’ve played them so much around you over the years. How do you not know…

Bridge Over Troubled Water – Simon & Garfunkel

Jason: This album has some good classic tracks on it. Brad: Yeah, the high points are really high on this one. Some of the most-covered songs in music history. Jason: There aren’t really any low-points but some of the songs aren’t up the same caliber as the title track or “The Boxer”. Not that they…

Born to Run – Bruce Springsteen

Jason: Hi there. Happy snowy Halloween. So… when someone references Springsteen I immediately think of “Born In The U.S.A.” which was a massive hit. I wasn’t familiar with this album but I did know a few songs from it. Brad: I guess “Born in the U.S.A.” was our era of Bruce but the song “Born…

Electric Ladyland – the Jimi Hendrix Experience

Jason: Holy crap, this was painful to listen to. Brad: Really? Jason: I hate 70’s acid-trip lyrics like: “Starfish, moonbeam, unicorn, cloud. Walrus, garden, spaceship, shroud.” I really couldn’t listen to the whole album in one sitting. Brad: Hmmm…I’m not always in the mood for it but I like it. I got into Jimi in…