Bassist Pino Palladino, Opinions on Wolf Alice & Japanese Breakfast


Pino Palladino is a legendary bassist who’s played with everyone from The Who to Nine Inch Nails to D’Angelo. Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot talk with Pino about his storied career, playing style and about the first album where he’s taking center stage, Notes With Attachments. Plus, the hosts review some new music from Japanese Breakfast and Wolf Alice. 

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Blue Weekend Wolf Alice

Wolf Alice Blue Weekend

Jim and Greg review Blue Weekend by British rock band Wolf Alice, their ambitious third album.

Jubilee Japanese Breakfast

Japanese Breakfast Jubilee

The hosts share their opinions on Jubilee, the third album by Japanese Breakfast. Michelle Zauner is the driving force behind Japanese Breakfast, as well as the author of the best-selling memoir “Crying In H Mart.”

Pino Palladino


Photo courtesy of Pino Palladino’s Instagram, Pino surrounded by D’Angelo and fellow Soulquarians circa 1999

Jim and Greg interview session bassist Pino Palladino about his legendary career performing and recording with artists as diverse as The Who, D’Angelo, Nine Inch Nails and Margo Price. He also talks about growing up in Wales and the influence reggae music had on him early in life. They also discuss his new album Notes With Attachments with Blake Mills.


Greg puts a quarter in the desert island jukebox and plays "Respect Yourself" by The Staples Singers to honor the late drummer Roger Hawkins.

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