Taproot Media

Mark Cutler talks to Rick Cornell about his musical evolution from the Raindogs, “Venus of Avenue D” and other favorite covers, and how he learned to invite the muse.


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Ronny Elliot talks about his Forrest Gump-like luck to play with his musical heroes, seeing the Beatles on Jack Parr, and his “non-fiction songs.”


Direct download: tmf0110.mp3
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Casey Cainan talks about growing up in the circus, how he turns his personal stories into universal songs, and his favorite gigs in Paris, Texas.


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Lee Bains III talks about his early Ramones/Fugazi/punk influences, his Hi Records-style sound, and what Flannery O'Connor taught him about Alabama.

Direct download: tmf0108.mp3
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Ben, Bo Dean, and Paul are stunned at conehead Dan Aykroyd being a UFO nut. They blast the new $50 light bulbs. And they turn the tables on a hyper-sensitive Latino activist.


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Category:dcbd -- posted at: 6:38pm EDT

The guys jump on a 911 cop who hangs up on a caller in a medical emergency – because she swears. The men of extreme couponing. And the chemtrail conspiracy.


Direct download: dcbd003.mp3
Category:dcbd -- posted at: 6:36pm EDT

Ben, Bo Dean, and Paul talk about a Tennessee law’s year in jail for sending an “offensive” image. They take revenge on MADD for texting while driving. And Steven Tyler’s emotional break down on the Oprah show.


Direct download: dcbd002.mp3
Category:dcbd -- posted at: 6:33pm EDT

Ben, Bo Dean, and Paul put themselves inside the head of a grasshopper with the help of a shamanic healer. They compare today’s high-tech running shoes with the shoes they had as kids. Andthey pass judgment on Judge Judy.


Direct download: dcbd001.mp3
Category:dcbd -- posted at: 6:30pm EDT

Malcolm Holcombe on “time capules on roller skates,” living your history, pulling cars out of ditches, and hoping to get out of gigs alive. 


Direct download: tmf0107.mp3
Category:amershow -- posted at: 12:00am EDT