Virtuosos (Feat. Michael Hicks)

In this episode we are joined by Dr. Michael Hicks, professor emeritus of music composition at Brigham Young University, to discuss the idea of musical virtuosos and share some of our favorite examples. https://media.blubrry.com/letthemusicbeyourmaster/p/letthemusicbeyourmaster.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/Season_03/LTMBYM_Virtuoso.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS | More

Genealogy / Posterity

To kick off Season 3 of LTMBYM, we are exploring the geneology of some of our favorite bands. Jordan gave us the challenge to choose an artist from the 60’s or earlier, and then trace their musical influence lineage through the decades. https://media.blubrry.com/letthemusicbeyourmaster/p/letthemusicbeyourmaster.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/Season-02/LTMBYM_Geneology.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | […]

Christmas Favourites

Tune in as we wrap up 2021 (and Season 2 of LTMBYM) with some of our favorite Christmas songs. Featuring a brilliant Christmas Medley by our own Sir Ricks-a-Lot. Plus a shoutout to all our fans in Guelph, Canada!     https://media.blubrry.com/letthemusicbeyourmaster/p/letthemusicbeyourmaster.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/Season-02/LTMBYM_Christmas.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Stitcher […]

1971: The Greatest Year in Music History? (Part 1)

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of all the great albums released in 1971, we visit this seminal year in music history to make our own Definitive, yes Definitive, compilation album (now available at Media Play and Sam Goody record stores nationwide). https://media.blubrry.com/letthemusicbeyourmaster/p/letthemusicbeyourmaster.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/Season-02/LTMBYM_1971p1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | […]

Hip Hop Battle Royale (Feat. H.T.)

Things get feisty as we nominate hip hop tracks to go head to head and see who wins. Tune in to see who has the best picks and/or the most conveniently fluid and vague definition of what does or doesn’t qualify as hip hop. https://media.blubrry.com/letthemusicbeyourmaster/p/letthemusicbeyourmaster.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/Season-02/LTMBYM_HipHopBattleRoyale.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google […]

Ska Hall of Fame // Part 2

Wherein we share our picks for 3rd wave Ska, along with some ska-influenced tracks by other bands, and conclude with the best/worst ska band names of all time. https://media.blubrry.com/letthemusicbeyourmaster/p/letthemusicbeyourmaster.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/Season-02/LTMBYM_Ska_p2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS | More

Ska Hall of Fame // Part 1

In this episode we are joined by special guest Brian Croxall to discuss his time in the local ska scene as well as induct our entries to the Ska wing of the LTMBYM Hall of Fame. https://media.blubrry.com/letthemusicbeyourmaster/p/letthemusicbeyourmaster.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/Season-02/LTMBYM_Ska_p1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS | More

Favorite Cover Songs – Part 2

I know you’re surprised and disappointed that the best cover of all time didn’t make an appearance on our previous episode, but there’s a good chance it shows up on this one. Also featuring commentary on The Beatles from Professor Michael Hicks, and another round of Name That Tune. https://media.blubrry.com/letthemusicbeyourmaster/p/letthemusicbeyourmaster.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/Season-02/LTMBYM_Covers_P2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | […]

Favorite Cover Songs – Part 1

There are so many great covers to choose from, and here we share a few of our favorites and discuss what makes a cover stand the test of time. Also Steve Tells Us Something Good and Jordan sets a personal best for longest duration without mentioning Bonnie Prince Billy. https://media.blubrry.com/letthemusicbeyourmaster/p/letthemusicbeyourmaster.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/Season-02/LTMBYM_Covers_P1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | […]