Episode 007 | Gary Clark, Jr “The Story of Sonny Boy Slim” & Raging Slab “Dynamite Monster Boogie Concert”

Episode 7 of Album Swap has Gary Clark Jr and Raging Slab albums

Episode 7 features two great blues and rock artists. Gary Clark, Jr. hails from Austin, Texas and came up through the Texas Blues scene. His sophomore release, “The Story of Sonny Boy Slim” is a reflective album that has rock, blues, soul, funk and other influences in the songs. The tracks represent a unique perspective on African-American music past and present. The album was written, performed and produced by Clark in Austin and released in 2015.

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Episode 006 | Led Zeppelin “Presence” & J. Cole “4 Your Eyez Only”

Album Swap Podcast Episode 6 has Led Zeppelin and J. Cole reviewed

Episode 6 has one of the greatest bands of all time, Led Zeppelin’s “Presence” reviewed. Released in 1976, it was one of the lowest selling albums of the band’s career. However it remains a favorite of the band and many fans while being overlooked by radio and casual fans.

J. Cole’s “4 Your Eyez Only” was released in 2016 and debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200. All 10 singles from the album ranked in the Top 40 as well. Hailed by critics as his best album to date.

J. Cole “4 Your Eyez Only”

Led Zeppelin “Presence”

Here’s a view of the Mail The Horse playlist that we mentioned during the podcast.

Mail the Horse Setlist from The Pinhook, April 2017

Episode 005 | Sharon Jones & Dap Kings “I Learned the Hard Way” & fIREHOSE “Ragin’ Full On”

Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings and fIREHOSE albums swapped in this episode.

Episode 5 of Album Swap music review podcast has Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings “I Learned the Hard Way” and fIREHOSE “Ragin’ Full On” albums reviewed. Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings album is very vintage soul and funk while fIREHOSE is a punk band from the 80s that bordered on alternative with their sound.

As we mentioned in the podcast below is image of the lyrics from fIREHOSE album.

Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings

fIREHOSE