The Jack Alberson SongStory

Jack Alberson

Memphis electronic musician Jack Alberson fiercely loves two things: obsessing over his favorite songs, and sharing them with the world. On the Jack Alberson SongStory, Jack is doing just that - and talking to the original writer/performer behind each inspiring masterpiece.

A Quick Word About the Jack Alberson SongStory
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Jack talks with Chris Connelly about growing up in the UK in the 1970s, his early days in Fini Tribe, visiting Chicago and never leaving, and the circumstances leading to the creation of his debut solo record, Whiplash Boychild. He performs the opening track from the album, "Daredevil". --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Feb 27

1 hr 14 min

Jack talks to old friend and musical co-conspirator Jason Pulley about two songs from his Tape Deck project, and Jason performs both tracks for the episode. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

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Nov 2020

42 min 27 sec

Jack discusses "First Incision", the first track on the first Satisfact album (The Unwanted Sounds of Satisfact), with vocalist/guitarist/synth player Matt Steinke. A rarely heard early four-track recording of the song is featured after the interview.

Oct 2020

49 min 50 sec

Jack talks to Low's Alan Sparhawk about the single from 2001's Things We Lost in the Fire album. Alan also performs the song - it's as wonderful as you think it will be.

Oct 2020

36 min 37 sec

Jack talks to Robert Poss from NYC noise rockers Band of Susans about their song "All the Wrong Reasons" from their debut album Hope Against Hope. Robert mixed a new version of the song and later in the episode breaks down some of the song's individual layers. The goal, as always, is to give an educational and passionate glimpse into the songwriting and music creation process.  --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Sep 2020

45 min 13 sec

Jack speaks to everybody's favorite genre-hopping mad scientist, Ben Ricketts, about his 2019 track "Daughter of the Gods".  --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Sep 2020

39 min 29 sec

Jack talks to his old friend and collaborator J.D. Reager about a rocker from J.D.'s debut solo record, The Repechage (2009). J.D. also debuts an exclusive new recording of the track. His music is available on Spotify, Apple Music, etc., as well as at http://jdreager.bandcamp.com. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Aug 2020

23 min 5 sec

A statement of purpose, if you will.

Aug 2020

56 sec