RRSSC Full Episodes
  • RRSSC 92 June 4, 2018

    2018 Choo-In Hall of Fame Inductions – Every year around the time of the actual Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductions, we ...

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  • RRSSC 91 May 1, 2018

    Catching Up with the Not Black Crowes – We examine the ashes of the Black Crowes, as brothers Rich and Chris Robinson have ...

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  • RRSSC 90 April 2, 2018

    Opening Day 2018 – We celebrate MLB's Opening Day by inviting back Ricky Cobb of Super 70's Sports as a ...

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  • RRSSC 89 March 5, 2018

    Field Guide to 1982 – To help us recap the year in baseball and rock that was 1982, we welcome guest panelist

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  • RRSSC 88 February 5, 2018

    The Art of the Movie Soundtrack – We welcome back filmmaker Adam Galassi as we take a deep dive into movie soundtracks and ...

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  • RRSSC 87 January 16, 2018

    Interview with Collin Dupuis – Collin Dupuis is a two-time GRAMMY-winning mixer and engineer credited on of our favorite albums of 2017, Marty ...

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  • RRSSC 86 January 2, 2018

    End of Year Celebration – We celebrate the end of 2017 with a chat about our highlights of the year - including album ...

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  • RRSSC 85 December 4, 2017

    Interview with Graphic Designer Margo Nahas – Graphic designer Margo Z. Nahas is best known for her work on Van Halen's 1984 and ...

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  • RRSSC 84 November 22, 2017

    A Tribute to Malcolm Young – We pay tribute to AC/DC founding member Malcolm Young, who passed away at age 64. AC/DC's Back ...

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  • RRSSC 83 October 30, 2017

    Tom Petty Around-the-Horn Setlist – In light of Tom Petty's untimely death, we create an around-the horn-setlist to celebrate his deep catalog. The ...

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  • RRSSC 82 September 28, 2017

    Interview with "Let's Play Two" Director Danny Clinch – Danny Clinch joined us to discuss his upcoming film,

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  • RRSSC 81 September 21, 2017

    Late Bloomers in Rock & MLB – We are back! In this episode, we catch up on late season MLB developments before delving ...

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  • RRSSC 80 July 31, 2017

    A Wisconsin State of Mind – Patrick Sullivan joins us to discuss the Tall Tales Festival, which he organizes and ...

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  • RRSSC 79 July 5, 2017

    Field Guide to 1967 – We celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love and all things baseball and rock from 1967. ...

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  • RRSSC 78 June 15, 2017

    Artists to See, Games to Have Seen – We start the show discussing potential MLB expansion cities, gourmet stadium hot dogs (we even ...

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  • RRSSC 77 May 29, 2017

    Remembering Chris Cornell & Gregg Allman – We welcome guest panelist Adam Galassi as we remember the lives and musical contributions of Chris ...

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  • RRSSC 76 May 15, 2017

    Choo-In Hall of Fame Inductions – We hold the Choo-In Hall of Fame inductions every year around the time of the actual Rock ...

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  • RRSSC 75 April 17, 2017

    Field Guide to Pearl Jam – Pearl Jam nerds unite! Guest panelist Michael Davis joins us for our Field Guide to Pearl Jam ...

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  • RRSSC 74 March 28, 2017

    2017 MLB Predictions, 1977 Lollapalooza – Guest panelist Ricky Cobb joins us again as we prepare for the 2017 MLB season. Ricky is ...

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  • RRSSC 73 March 6, 2017

    The Undeniable Optimism of Spring Training – Hope springs eternal, especially at Major League Baseball's Spring Training. In this episode, we recap the ...

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  • RRSSC 72 February 6, 2017

    Field Guide to 1970's Country Music – While the 1970s were a period of grand experimentation for rock and roll, country music was ...

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  • RRSSC 71 January 16, 2017

    Double Threats: Singing Actors, Acting Musicians and Bob Uecker – The Beatles and Elvis were some of the first two-way entertainers - both ...

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  • RRSSC 70 January 2, 2017

    Field Guide to Power Trios in Rock and Outfields – From ELP to Gov't Mule and the 1894 Philadelphia A's to the 1990 ...

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  • RRSSC 69 December 12, 2016

    MLB Hot Stove, Band Trades, 2016 in Review – We recap the MLB transactions during the hot stove season, which included all three ...

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  • RRSSC 68 November 21, 2016

    MLB Awards, Music MVPs, Hidden Tracks, Offseason Needs – We kick back and have some fun discussions about the recent MLB awards, including ...

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  • RRSSC 67 November 7, 2016

    Levi shares his Cubs joy, we remember Black Crowes keyboardist Eddie Harsch – Not sure if you heard, but the Chicago Cubs won ...

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  • RRSSC 66 October 24, 2016

    MLB 2016 and Desert Trip Reviews, Rock Hall Nominations – We kick off the show talking baseball, covering the playoffs and some notable ...

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  • RRSSC 65 October 3, 2016

    Desert Trip Around the Horn Setlist Extravaganza – In anticipation of the incredible Desert Trip music festival, we team up to create dream ...

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  • RRSSC 64 September 19, 2016

    Scouting The Who – The Who have been one of the most bombastic rock bands since the mid-1960s. While the trio of Tommy, ...

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  • RRSSC 63 September 5, 2016

    Field Guide to 1981 – We look back on 1981, a year that split us in two. In baseball, a mid-season strike quite ...

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  • RRSSC 62 August 23, 2016

    Interview with Comedian Ryan Budds – Ryan Budds is a comedian and writer who ...

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  • RRSSC 61 August 1, 2016

    Interview with Fu Manchu Guitarist Bob Balch – Fu Manchu plays rock and roll (some call it stoner rock) and plays it well ...

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  • RRSSC 60 July 18, 2016

    Interview with Drummer Joe Winters – Drummer Joe Winters helped found The Steepwater Band in 1998. By 2005, the band was ...

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  • RRSSC 59 July 4, 2016

    Field Guide to 1976 – Musician and music connoisseur John White joins us as a guest panelist for the entire episode, as we ...

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  • RRSSC 58 June 19, 2016

    Field Guide to 1996 – We look back on 1996 - a pivotal time for our music tastes and the beginning of a ...

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  • RRSSC 57 June 5, 2016

    Field Guide to 1986 – We look back on 1986 - a fascinating year in rock and roll and Major League Baseball. Granted, ...

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  • RRSSC 56 May 10, 2016

    Collecting Baseball Cards Between 1986 and 1993 – In this week's episode, we remember collecting baseball cards as kids - from about 1986-1993. ...

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  • RRSSC 55 May 2, 2016

    Scouting Bob Dylan – Misconceptions and Misgivings, Fantasy Island Album Draft, Around-the-Horn Dream Setlist – In this week's episode, we give the Bob Dylan ...

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  • RRSSC 54 April 25, 2016

    MLB's Surprises and the Passing of Prince – In this week's episode, we quickly catch up on the biggest surprises in Major League ...

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  • RRSSC 53 April 18, 2016

    Steve Miller Vs. the Rock Hall, We Induct Our Newest Choo Hall Members – In this week's episode, we discuss Steve Miller's scathing ...

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  • RRSSC 52 April 12, 2016

    MLB Opening Week, Pearl Jam & Guns N' Roses Tour Reports – In this episode, we recap the first week of the Major ...

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  • RRSSC 51 April 4, 2016

    MLB Opening Day & 2016 Predictions – In this very special episode, we welcome back Ricky Cobb to help us ring in Major ...

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  • RRSSC 50 March 28, 2016

    Get Off My Lawn!: AC/DC's Soap Opera Continues, Lollapalooza Turns 25 – In this episode, we discuss the latest rumors of Axl Rose ...

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  • RRSSC 49 March 22, 2016

    Sabermetricians of Rock: Remembering Keith Emerson, Levi Attends Spring Training – In this episode, we remember the late Keith Emerson, founding member of ...

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  • RRSSC #48 March 14, 2016

    This Changes Nothing, Chase Utley: Steve Hofstetter Talks Comedy, Baseball and Coming To America

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  • RRSSC #47 March 7, 2016

    Openings and Closings: CSN Shuts It Down, GNR Announces Opener, MLB Free Agent Recap – In this episode, we discuss Sturgill Simpson's new ...

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  • RRSSC #46 February 29, 2016

    Management Material: MLB Rule Changes, Yoenis Cespedes and Manager Effectiveness – In this episode, we discuss Major League Baseball's rule changes for 2016, ...

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  • RRSSC #45 February 22, 2016

    The Fine Art of the Tribute: Tributes to Bowie and the Dead, MLB Preseason Power Rankings – In this episode, we discuss Lady ...

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  • RRSSC #44 February 15, 2016

    Twenty-Two, Squirrely and Loud: Marc Ford Discusses Technique, Jamming, Producing and More ...

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  • RRSSC #43 February 8, 2016

    On Cosmic Revolutionaries: Calixte Stamp Discusses The Who, Hendrix, Christos and More ...

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  • RRSSC #42 February 1, 2016

    Three Snakes and One Drummer: The Steve Gorman Interview – Steve Gorman, host ...

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  • RRSSC #41 January 25, 2016

    Hail, Hail the Lucky Ones: Yoenis Cespedes Signs, Glenn Frey Passes & Pearl Jam's 2016 Bonnaroo Setlist – Rock & Roll Shin-Soo Choo ...

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  • RRSSC #40 January 18, 2016

    Safe Travels, Starman: MLB Free Agency, Bonnaroo 2016 & Remembering David Bowie – Rock & Roll Shin-Soo Choo has reformatted to shorter episodes ...

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  • RRSSC #39 January 11, 2016

    Let Lemmy Watch Your Purse: MLB Hall of Fame, Lemmy, Guns N' Roses Reunion – Rock & Roll Shin-Soo Choo has reformatted to ...

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  • RRSSC #38 December 23, 2015

    In With the New: The MLB Hot Stove & Our Favorite Albums of 2015 – In the Leadoff, we discuss the Cubs big ...

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  • RRSSC #37 December 7, 2015

    Every Picture Tells A Story: The MLB Hot Stove & Our Favorite Album Cover Art – In the Leadoff, we discuss the David ...

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  • RRSSC #36 November 23, 2015

    Warming Up the Stove: Edward David Anderson Talks New Album, Cubs Playoff Run – In the Leadoff, we discuss Yasiel Puig, the fevered ...

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  • RRSSC #35 November 9, 2015

    From the Fall Classic to Fall Classics: The Season Goes to the Royals & These Albums Go With A Season – In the ...

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  • RRSSC #34 October 20, 2015

    Scopes Trial Reprise: Teaching the Evolution of Southern Rock – In the Leadoff, we discuss the MLB playoffs, including the runs made by ...

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  • RRSSC #33 September 24, 2015

    Mic Drops: Our Favorite and Not-So-Favorite MLB Media Personalities – In the Leadoff, we discuss the month of baseball and music releases. Gabe ...

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  • RRSSC #32 August 31, 2015

    Two Sides of the Croon: The Best & Worst Solo Efforts in Rock – In the Leadoff, we discuss the MLB playoff races, ...

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  • RRSSC #31 August 19, 2015

    He's Gone Hagar: Rivalries and Reason Within MLB and Rock – In the Leadoff, we discuss the collapse of the ceiling at First ...

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  • RRSSC #30 August 10, 2015

    By-Tor And The Stairs Dog: Canada's Contributions to MLB and Rock & Roll – In the Leadoff, we discuss The Dead shows in ...

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  • RRSSC #29 June 29, 2015

    Dead Ahead: The Eras of the Grateful Dead  – In the Leadoff, we discuss recent concerts we attended by My Morning Jacket, Belle & ...

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  • RRSSC #28 June 18, 2015

    The Cardinals Get Busted – It's great to be back! We start by discussing the FBI's investigation into the St. Louis Cardinals hacking of the ...

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  • RRSSC #27 May 22, 2015

    State of the Blues and Other Hues – In the Leadoff, we discuss the MLB baseball season and the passing of blues legend B.B. King. ...

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  • RRSSC #26 May 6, 2015

    Summer Concert Preview and MLB Month Review – In the Leadoff, we discuss the summer concerts and festivals we plan on attending, including Wilco, The ...

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  • RRSSC #25: You're Welcome, Jim Martin April 26, 2015

    Shoo-In Hall of Famers – In the Leadoff, we discuss the baseball season thus far, the never-ending Motley Crue farewell tour and the Rock Hall ...

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  • RRSSC #24: Really, Really Tough Decisions April 9, 2015

    Guitarist Bracket Madness Final Four – In the Leadoff, we discuss Tidal, the latest streaming music service and Bob Costas' ideas for shortening the baseball ...

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  • RRSSC #23: Really Tough Decisions April 2, 2015

    Guitarist Bracket Madness - Rounds 2, 3 & 4 – In the Leadoff, we discuss the latest in Spring Training developments. In the Heart of ...

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  • RRSSC #22: It's Not Art - It's A Competition March 25, 2015

    Guitarist Bracket Madness - Round 1 – In the Leadoff, we discuss the latest in Spring Training developments. In the Heart of the Order, we ...

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  • RRSSC #21: Overproduced Albums & Overpaid Players March 11, 2015

    Stories of Success & Failure At Any Price – In the Leadoff, we discuss intriguing players in Spring Training, the new Hollywood Vampires supergroup and ...

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  • RRSSC #20: We've Got Your Back, Bey March 3, 2015

    Kid Rock Can't Shut Up and the Record Industry Shakes It Up – In the Leadoff, we discuss the lameness of Kid Rock, his comments ...

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  • RRSSC #19: Texas – Beyond Astrodome February 24, 2015

    Will Johnson Talks Baseball – In the Leadoff, we discuss pitchers and catchers reporting to spring training, nostalgia rock tours, brisket and the personal impact ...

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  • RRSSC #18 – Eighteen Again February 17, 2015

    Revisiting Our 18th Years, 1997-1999 – In the Leadoff, we discuss Kanye West's GRAMMYs antics, AC/DC's tour announcement and early MLB power rankings. In the ...

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  • RRSSC #17: Of Dave Dravecky and KISS January 26, 2015

    Athletic Comebacks and Artistic Reboots – We start by discussing the recent MLB and music news. Then we discuss some of the more notable comebacks ...

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  • RRSSC #16: Of Wrigley, Dodger, Olympic and Jerry Dybzinski January 13, 2015

    A Guided Tour of Major League Ballparks Across North America – We start by discussing the Baseball Hall of Fame's Class of 2015. Then we ...

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  • RRSSC #15: Of Billy Corgan and Old Man Syndrome January 2, 2015

    The Best and Worst of Live Music in 2014 We start by discussing the Kansas City Royals moves in free agency, then move on to the ...

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  • RRSSC #14: Of Jon Lester and Sturgill Simpson December 6, 2014

    Real Country and Really Hot Stoves We discuss MLB's hot stove transaction season with the Cubs and White Sox making significant moves. We also recap the ...

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  • RRSSC #13: Of Ned Yost and Malcolm McLaren November 11, 2014

    Management Be Crazy We discuss the Kansas City Royals magical run, the MLB free agent market, quirky MLB managers and notorious band managers. [sc_embed_player_template1 fileurl="http://media.blubrry.com/rrssc/media.rockchoo.com/rrssc-ep13-20141111.mp3"] References Kansas City Royals ...

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  • RRSSC #12: Of Bob Seger and Bullpens October 21, 2014

    New Rules in the Old Schools We start with discussing the improbable run of the Kansas City Royals into the World Series. Our main discussion covers ...

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  • RRSSC #11: Of Bono and Dockers September 21, 2014

    The Art of Selling Out We discuss the evolution of the music business, corporate relationships and what it means for a musician to sell out. [sc_embed_player_template1 fileurl="http://media.blubrry.com/rrssc/media.rockchoo.com/rrssc-ep11-20140921.mp3] References Geico ...

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  • RRSSC #10: Of David Lee Roth and RBI Baseball September 7, 2014

    The 8-Bit Baseball Revolution and Music Videos Beyond MTV We discuss our favorite baseball video games and music videos from the late '80s, early '90s and ...

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  • RRSSC #09: Of Gary Busey and Lenny Dykstra August 28, 2014

    The Best and Worst of Baseball and Rock Films We discuss our favorite and least favorite rock biopics and baseball films. What did Sid and Nancy ...

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  • RRSSC #08: Of Jorge "George" Bell and Steve Gorman August 2, 2014

    MLB Trade Deadline, Trading Rock Band Members, Infamous Trades We discuss the moves made - or not made - by the White Sox, Cubs and Royals ...

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  • RRSSC #07: Of Ratt and Rick Sutcliffe July 19, 2014

    Samardzija, All-Star Rock Bands and the MLB All-Star Game We reveal our All-Star teams of rock. Levi mourns the loss of Jeff Samardzija, traded by the ...

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  • RRSSC #06: Of John Fogerty and Chris Sabo July 1, 2014

    MLB's First Half, Bonna-Soo, 70s Music Festivals We discuss the first half of the MLB season, Bonnaroo 2014 and Bonnaroo's history. We create our own Bonnaroo ...

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  • RRSSC #05: Of Parquet Courts and Scott Boras June 16, 2014

    Mock Rock & Roll Fantasy Draft, MLB Draft, MLB Draft Busts We hold a fantasy draft consisting of young bands that we're ready to commit to ...

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  • RRSSC #04: Of Chris Robinson and Manny Ramirez May 26, 2014

    VIP Packages and Rock Concert Etiquette We discuss the merits VIP packages in both baseball and rock concerts. We also discuss the evolution of etiquette and ...

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  • RRSSC #03: Of Jose Canseco and Terence Trent D'Arby May 12, 2014

    Guilty Pleasures in Baseball and Music We discuss guilty pleasures in both baseball and rock fandom. From Jose Canseco to Terence Trent D'Arby, we cover a lot of ...

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  • RRSSC #02: Of Jerome Walton and The Call April 23, 2014

    Fast Starts, Faster Fizzles We discuss computerized strike zones and ballplayers and bands that burst onto the scene, only to soon disappear from the limelight. [sc_embed_player_template1 fileurl="http://media.blubrry.com/rrssc/media.rockchoo.com/rrssc-ep02-20140423.mp3] References The ...

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  • RRSSC #01: Of Izzy Stradlin & Chris Sale April 6, 2014

    Season Previews, Favorite Debuts We preview the seasons of each of our favorite MLB teams - the Cubs, White Sox and Royals. We also discuss our ...

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