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Forbidden Emo

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bean heist (5/2)

today’s theme: goodbyes all around

I’m saying goodbye 16 times today on the last show of bean heist… starting with:

bye bye bye (*NSYNC)

bye bye love (the everly brothers)

goodbye yellow brick road (elton john)

hello, goodbye (the beatles)

thnks fr th mmrs (fall out boy)

bye bye baby (OK go)

bye bye beauté (nada surf)

bye babe (10cm, CHEN)

bye & bye (underwater boys)

bye bye baby (noname)

bye-bye darling (borns)

goodbye L.A. (blah blah blah)

comment te dire adieu (fançoise hardy)

bye bye blackbird (miles davis)

salut d’amour, op. 12 (edward elgar, yo yo ma, kathryn stott)


thanks for tuning in : )

bean heist (4/25)

today’s theme: Mister and Missus

songs about the most esteemed members of our society:

miss macros (macros 82-99)

mr. roboto (styx)

mr. bright side (the killers)

mean mr. mustard (the beatles)

mr. sandman (the chordettes)

that green gentleman (panic! at the disco)

little miss sunshine (caleb hawley)

lt. headed (M.A.G.S.)

ms. jade (ms. white)

mr loverman (ricky montgomery)

good morning mr. edminton (of montreal)

hazy miss daisy (kid bloom)

mr. finish line (vulfpeck)

mrs. adams (foxygen)

dear mr. supercomputer (sufjan stevens)

merry christmas mr. lawrence (ryuichi sakamoto)

bean heist (4/18)

girls just wanna have fun

girl bands, girl pop, girl who voiced the playstation sound effect, you name it! It’s all here:


like a virgin (madonna)


primadonna (marina)

mistakes (tove stryke)

let’s get lost (carly rae jepson)


everybody wants to love you (japanese breakfast)

my favorite town (shonen knife)

cat house (takako minekawa)


lucky (lucie, too)

lost boys and girls club (dum dum girls)

SLOW (jay som)


gee (girls generation)

i love it (icona pop)

curious (hayley kiyoko)


francis forever (mitski)

talia (king princess)

i know (fiona apple)

bean heist (4/11)

today’s theme: my favorite films

soundtracks from movies that i love—or more specifically the songs i love from the soundtracks from movies i love:


into the spiderverse

what’s up danger (blackway, black caviar)

little miss sunshine

super freak (rick james)



goodbye stranger (supertramp)



across the universe (fiona apple)

yves saint laurent

for one moment (brisa roché)



le festin (camille)


scent of a woman

tango  (pittsburgh symphony orchestra, carlos gardel)

the pianist (chopin)

nocturne in c-sharp minor, b.49 (janusz olejniczak)


call me by your name (i don’t personally like the movie too much but this song… makes me cry)

halleluiah junction (john adams, jeroen van veen)


howl’s moving castle

merry-go-round of life (joe hisashi)

only lovers left alive (uh- EXCELLENT movie, EXCELLENT soundtrack)

fennel of love (sqürl, madeline folin)


i’m real excited for today’s show so extra thanks to any of y’all listening to me babble!

bean heist (4/4)

today’s theme: black tie

some classic songs, brought to you on the show today:


George Gershwin (Eugene List, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra)

Rhapsody in Blue


Tchaikovsky (Chicago Symphony Orchestra)

Romeo and Juliet—Fantasy Overture


Charles Ives (Alexei Lubimov)

Piano Sonata No. 2 “Concord, Mass., 1849-60”: II. Hawthorne

Piano Sonata No. 2 “Concord, Mass., 1840-60”: III. The Alcotts

bean heist (3/28)

today’s theme: all that jazz


could i insert a bee movie joke here? yes. But will I? No.

girl from ipanema (stan getz, joão gilberto, astrud gilberto)

watermelon man (herbie hancock)

green onions (booker t. & the M. G.s)

take five (dave brubeck)

moanin (charles mingus)

lullaby of birdland (ella fitzgerald)

cheek to cheek (louis armstrong, ella fitzgerald)

lingus (snarky puppy)

i know lingus is long. it’s long because it is so beautiful.

Sonic Highways – March 26, 2019

Welcome back to Sonic Highways and our last show on The Sting! Starting next week, we’ll be on FM radio (see details below). This week, we featured a Death Cab for Cutie homage and a selection of songs from the years we were born (’98 and ’99). The playlist included:

  • All I Want—Toad The Wet Sprocket
  • Champagne From A Paper Cup—Death Cab for Cutie
  • Transatlanticism—Death Cab for Cutie
  • I Will Possess Your Heart—Death Cab for Cutie
  • I Will Follow You Into The Dark—Death Cab for Cutie
  • Teardrop—Massive Attack (’98)
  • Carry the Zero—Built To Spill (’99)
  • An Eagle In Your Mind—Boards of Canada (’98)
  • Jumper—Third Eye Blind (’99)
  • In the Aeroplane Over the Sea—Neutral Milk Hotel (’98)
  • Slide—The Goo Goo Dolls (’99)
  • Red Bar—Pearl Jam (’98)
  • Learn to Fly—Foo Fighters (’99)

Starting next Tuesday, April 2, Sonic Highways will be broadcast on 88.5 FM from 9-10PM. You can listen there or online at

Don’t forget to reach out with any comments, questions, or suggestions, and keep tuning in!

bean heist (3/21)

today’s theme: can’t get you out of my head

These songs are all! catchy! to! me!

Sometimes I’ll be at my desk doing my homework quietly when suddenly I get the urge to sing:

fast as you can (fiona apple)

midnight city (m83)

float on (modest mouse)

taken for a fool (the strokes)

harlem (new politics)

i always knew (the vaccines)

my name is jonas (weezer)

dinner at eight (rufus wainwright)

chicago (sufjan stevens)

somewhere only we know (keane)

gonna get along without you now (she & him)

i thought i saw your face today (she & him)

stay awhile (she & him)

harvester of hearts (rufus wainwright)


after this show I won’t ever be able to play she & him again, I guess.

Sonic Highways – March 19, 2019

Welcome back to Sonic Highways! Hope everyone had a great Spring Break. The playlist for this week included:

  • Masseduction—St. Vincent
  • In the Stream—S. Carey
  • In a City Without Seasons—The One AM Radio
  • T69 collapse—Aphex Twin
  • Days Gone By—Bob Moses
  • On Your Side—Penguin Prison
  • Time On Her Side—Future Islands
  • Beautiful Birds Flying—Valley Maker
  • Televangelist—Julien Baker
  • My Old Man—Mac DeMarco
  • Do You Really?—Wild Ones
  • Are You Serious—Andrew Bird
  • Different Now—Chastity Belt
  • Bonnie (Rhythm & Melody)—Turnover
  • I’m Not—Panda Bear

Music shoutouts went to The Hunts’ 2018 album, Darlin’ Oh Darlin, and the new Jonas Brothers single, Sucker.

Don’t forget to reach out with any comments, questions, or suggestions, and keep tuning in!

bean heist (3/7)

today’s theme: i’ve never heard these songs before

quite literally, i’ve never heard these songs before. My first impressions, given to you on this cold cold week before spring break. Here’s the list:

here’s to the fourth time! (los campesinos)

falln’ 4 u (part time)

broccoli man (shonen knife)

strong black coffee (jared mees and the grown children)

my my (menomena)

sweet petite (the bicycles)

planet phrom (ducktails)

bent cop (whales and cops)

new york city (cub)

steady light (gladshot)

there’s no one you won’t walk past (the pacific ocean)

stories we build, stories we tell (josé gonzález)

perfect on the surface (emily haines and the soft skeleton)

UFO lighter (camp cope)

absolutely (ra ra riot)

waste (club motorsport)

Have a good break!

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