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The Songtopsy Report

Sep 29, 2020

Steve leads Mike on another dissection of bad, bizarre and noteworthy history, this time all about the history of all of the jaw-dropping things Coke and Pepsi have done to assert their dominance as the premiere soda brand. Do you know which brand was founded by a confederate soldier? Or which one led to riots that led...


Sep 15, 2020

You know the song, but you definitely don't know what it's actually about; but did the artist even? We dive into the history of the hit novelty song "The Purple People Eater" on this week's episode, and along the way Mike provides an extensive history on the life of both Sheb Wooley and the monster itself,...


Sep 8, 2020

While this song may hold a spot in hearts of millions of baseball fans everywhere, it's important to know that it's also a terrible song (at least according to Nick). We dissect ALL of the versions of this perennial classic from the 80's, but stay tuned to the very end to hear an original and heartwarming NEW version...


Sep 1, 2020

The history of jazz is filled with as many dead bodies as it is wrong notes, and on this week's episode we go true-crime as we dive into the infamous (and purportedly jazz-loving) axeman's murders that plagued New Orleans in the early 20th century. Along the way we also dissect the actual piece of music that came out of...