Bob Mould & The Story of Hawkwind


Since his days fronting Hüsker Dü, Bob Mould has been one of hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot’s favorite politically-minded artists. His latest album may be his most directly political and he returns to the show to discuss it. Then we hear the story of the English space rock band Hawkwind from author Joe Banks. 

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Bob Mould


Bob Mould has had a storied career in music as a frontman for bands like Hüsker Dü and Sugar, and has released 14 albums as a solo artist. His latest, Blue Hearts, is his most political and effective yet. Jim and Greg talk with Bob about Blue Hearts, the state of the world and more.

The Story of Hawkwind


Jim talks with author Joe Banks about his book on the English space rock band Hawkwind. The band has been together since 1969, and are known for their unpretentious attitudes towards making music. And before Motörhead, Lemmy Kilmister was an integral part of their success. Joe and Jim discuss how the band paved the way for the DIY aesthetic at the center of punk and where you hear their influence in music today.

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