EPISODES

Jan. 8, 2020

Stevie Ray Vaughan: Little Wing

Ryan Gregg talks about Stevie Ray Vaughan's fantastic cover of the Jimi Hendrix song, "Little Wing." His guests include his fathe…

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Dec. 23, 2019

Bonus Episode: Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

Ryan Gregg, host of Songs of Note, performs his acoustic take on the classic, "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas."

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Dec. 23, 2019

John Coltrane: Giant Steps

Ryan Gregg talks with Roger Boykin about the time he met John Coltrane, and why "Giant Steps" is the song jazz players must prove…

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Dec. 17, 2019

Songs of Note Christmas Edition

Looking for some good modern Christmas songs? In this episode, Ryan speaks with one of his former Addison Road bandmates, Richard…

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Dec. 10, 2019

Wilco: I Am Trying To Break Your Heart

Ryan Gregg talks with Chicago Tribune and Sound Opinions co-host, Greg Kot, about the story behind Wilco's song, "I Am Trying To …

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Dec. 3, 2019

Sufjan Stevens: Fourth Of July

The story behind Sufjan Stevens' song about the death of his mother, "Fourth of July." iTunes Playlist and Spotify Playlist of ev…

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Nov. 29, 2019

Otis Redding: (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay

The story about "(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay," and how it was recorded days before Otis Redding's death. Show Notes: iTunes …

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Nov. 27, 2019

Coldplay: Everyday Life First Takes

Ryan Gregg and Philip Wright sit down to give their first impressions of the new Coldplay album, Everyday Life , the day of its r…

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Nov. 22, 2019

Radiohead: Idioteque

The story behind Radiohead's innovative song, "Idioteque," from their groundbreaking album, Kid A . Show Notes: iTunes Playlist a…

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Nov. 22, 2019

Billie Holiday: Solitude

The story of Billie Holiday and her song, "Solitude." Featuring an interview with author Colin Fleming. Show Notes: iTunes Playli…

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Nov. 21, 2019

The Beatles: Strawberry Fields Forever

This is the story behind The Beatles' fantastic song, "Strawberry Fields Forever." Learn why John Lennon said the song was, "psyc…

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