Podcast Cover

Audioface: Music News, Reviews, & Culture

How come no one talks about the way music shapes culture around us? On Audioface, sometimes-friends and music critics Sean and Dan deliver a no-B.S. look at the week in music news, music culture, politics,...more

Latest Episodes

Episode cover

November 22, 2021

#212 - Adele's "30", Parcels, Rezz

On the 212th episode of Audioface:REVIEWS: "30" by Adele, "Day/Night" by Parcels, and "Spiral" by Rezz.New Singles:  "Intimidated" by KAYTRANADA feat. H.E.R., "Meant To Be" by Norman Lake, "mememe"  by 100 gecs, and "2010" by Earl Sweatshirt. Rapper Young Dolph is shot and killed at age 36 as the music industry mourns his legacy. The 30 review, and Adele uses her powers for good. Tidal makes interesting changes to their pricing structure, and the studio behind Bohemian Rhapsody claims the film lost money. The Day/Night review.  Brass Against frontwoman pees on a fan during a live show, charges that Polo G assaulted police were dropped due to lack of evidence, and Yella Beezy earns a nomination for the mugshot award. The Spiral review. Morgan Wallen gets canceled into an arena tour, R. Kelly's arsonist grunt sentenced, and Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood releases several film scores. ---SUPPORT AUDIOFACE!Subscribe to this podcast (or Follow on Spotify) so you don’t miss new episodes every week. Tell some friends about this show to keep it growing! We appreciate it, and you.Keep up with Audioface's 2021 Playlist:https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5Gm0rc9gByK4idEhZw6oRu?si=a28c212ddf014641Reach out to us: https://twitter.com/audiofacepod/https://intsagram.com/audiofacepod/https://www.youtube.com/audiofacepod?sub_confirmation=1For advertising opportunities, email info (at) syndicate23 (dot) co ...

Play

01:16:12

Episode cover

November 17, 2021

#211 - Silk Sonic, Damon Albarn, IDLES

On the 211th episode of Audioface:REVIEWS: "An Evening With Silk Sonic", "The Nearer The Fountain, More Pure The Stream Flows" by Damon Albarn, and "CRALWER" by IDLES.New Singles:  "Pink Funeral" by Beach House, "Outlawz" by Rick Ross feat. 21 Savage & Jazmine Sullivan, and "Shadows" by Desmond Myers.More fallout from Travis Scott's deadly Astroworld festival. The Silk Sonic review. Rico Nasty gets heckled by Playboi Carti's fans while touring with him. The Nearer The Fountain review. Damon teases progress with the Gorillaz Netflix project, an NFT monkey band takes the internet by storm, and Damon Albarn is a hard no on using TikTok. The CRAWLER review. Hip hop's favorite news host celebrates a milestone, and R. Kelly's cellmate made a comic book about their adventures together.---SUPPORT AUDIOFACE!Subscribe to this podcast (or Follow on Spotify) so you don’t miss new episodes every week. Tell some friends about this show to keep it growing! We appreciate it, and you.Keep up with Audioface's 2021 Playlist:https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5Gm0rc9gByK4idEhZw6oRu?si=a28c212ddf014641Reach out to us: https://twitter.com/audiofacepod/https://intsagram.com/audiofacepod/https://www.youtube.com/audiofacepod?sub_confirmation=1For advertising opportunities, email info (at) syndicate23 (dot) co ...

Play

01:17:17

Episode cover

November 08, 2021

#210 - Summer Walker, Terrace Martin, Aminé, Radiohead's KID A MNESIA

On the 210th episode of Audioface:REVIEWS: "Still Over It" by Summer Walker, "DRONES" by Terrace Martin, "TWOPOINTFIVE" by Aminé, and "KID A MNESIA" by RadioheadNew Singles:  "New Shapes" by Charli XCX feat. Christine & the Queens and Caroline Polachek, "The Dress" by Dijon, and "Escape Plan" by Travis Scott.A crowd surge kills 8 and injures dozens more at Travis Scott's Astroworld festival. The Still Over It review. In #WESTWORLD: Ye gives a rare, wide ranging interview on Marilyn Manson, Kim Kardashian, Drake, and more. The DRONES review. What's with all of the "Let's Go Brandon" songs? We explain, plus: guess who's back? The TWOPOINTFIVE review. Sufjan Stevens takes a well-earned break, Madonna criticized for a weird tribute, and a 6ix9ine impersonator is charged with murdering his wife. The KID A MNESIA review. ---SUPPORT AUDIOFACE!Subscribe to this podcast (or Follow on Spotify) so you don’t miss new episodes every week. Tell some friends about this show to keep it growing! We appreciate it, and you.Keep up with Audioface's 2021 Playlist:https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5Gm0rc9gByK4idEhZw6oRu?si=a28c212ddf014641Reach out to us: https://twitter.com/audiofacepod/https://intsagram.com/audiofacepod/https://www.youtube.com/audiofacepod?sub_confirmation=1For advertising opportunities, email info (at) syndicate23 (dot) co ...

Play

01:36:22

Episode cover

November 01, 2021

#209 - Ed Sheeran's "=", The War on Drugs, A$AP Rocky

On the 209th episode of Audioface:REVIEWS: "=" by Ed Sheeran, "I Don't Live Here Anymore" by The War on Drugs, and "LIVE.LOVE.A$AP" by A$AP Rocky.Mini Review: "Something For Thee Hotties: From The Archives" by Megan Thee StallionFetty Wap gets ambushed by feds before performing at a festival. The = review. Björk details her upcoming album. The I Don't Live Here Anymore review. KISS roadies blame poor COVID protocols for the death of a crew member. The LIVE.LOVE.A$AP review. Father shoots son over his guitar playing, and Lil Yachty powerfully trolls Drake. ---SUPPORT AUDIOFACE!Subscribe to this podcast (or Follow on Spotify) so you don’t miss new episodes every week. Tell some friends about this show to keep it growing! We appreciate it, and you.Keep up with Audioface's 2021 Playlist:https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5Gm0rc9gByK4idEhZw6oRu?si=a28c212ddf014641Reach out to us: https://twitter.com/audiofacepod/https://intsagram.com/audiofacepod/https://www.youtube.com/audiofacepod?sub_confirmation=1For advertising opportunities, email info (at) syndicate23 (dot) co ...

Play

01:06:53

Episode cover

October 25, 2021

#208 - Lana Del Rey's Blue Banisters, PinkPantheress, JPEGMAFIA, No Chill Island 20

On the 208th episode of Audioface:REVIEWS: "Blue Banisters" by Lana Del Rey, "to hell with it" by PinkPantheress, and "LP!" by JPEGMAFIA.New Singles: "Prester John" by Animal Collective, and "Psalm 102" by Semler. Young Thug opens up about his Mac Miller collab, and is suing an apartment building for losing his bag of unreleased tracks. The Blue Banisters review. Spotify, Amazon, and Pandora propose even lower streaming royalty rates. The to hell with it review. Adult Swim comes in clutch with an upcoming free live music festival and a collection of electronic music.  The LP! review. Megan Thee Stallion teams up with Popeyes. On No Chill Island 20: Youngboy NBA is free for a few minutes. Boosie Badazz flips out on Lil Nas X, and TikTok cancels a planned NFT with the rising rapper. Lil Xan is accused of rocking fake watches, Toronto rapper Top5 is arrested in LA, Tory Lanez disses 2021 music, Drake is revealed to have had problems with his Degrassi character, DMX's alleged 15th child comes forward, and R. Kelly's mental health after his guilty verdict is not great.  ---SUPPORT AUDIOFACE!Subscribe to this podcast (or Follow on Spotify) so you don’t miss new episodes every week. Tell some friends about this show to keep it growing! We appreciate it, and you.Keep up with Audioface's 2021 Playlist:https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5Gm0rc9gByK4idEhZw6oRu?si=a28c212ddf014641Reach out to us: https://twitter.com/audiofacepod/https://intsagram.com/audiofacepod/https://www.youtube.com/audiofacepod?sub_confirmation=1For advertising opportunities, email info (at) syndicate23 (dot) co ...

Play

01:31:07

Episode cover

October 18, 2021

#207 - Young Thug's "Punk", Coldplay's "Music of the Spheres", FINNEAS

On the 207th episode of Audioface:REVIEWS: "Punk" by Young Thug, "Music of the Spheres" by Coldplay, and "Optimist" by FINNEAS.New Singles: "Easy On Me" by Adele, "Strong" by Joe Turone, and "Against The Blade" by The Horrors.USA Today corrects Rolling Stone's report on Morgan Wallen's spending towards Black organizations, and Audioface responds to criticism of Morgan Wallen coverage. The Punk review. The FBI points the finger at drill rap for violence in Chicago. Meek Mill casts doubt on the importance of chart numbers. The Music of the Spheres review. Bo Burnham gives us another reason to hate the Grammys, and Soulja Boy starts beef with Youngboy NBA. The Optimist review. R. Kelly's streams spike after guilty verdict, Coachella drops vaccine requirements for 2022, and The Strokes' Julian Casablancas pays homage to the Arctic Monkeys.---SUPPORT AUDIOFACE!Subscribe to this podcast (or Follow on Spotify) so you don’t miss new episodes every week. Tell some friends about this show to keep it growing! We appreciate it, and you.Keep up with Audioface's 2021 Playlist:https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5Gm0rc9gByK4idEhZw6oRu?si=a28c212ddf014641Reach out to us: https://twitter.com/audiofacepod/https://intsagram.com/audiofacepod/https://www.youtube.com/audiofacepod?sub_confirmation=1For advertising opportunities, email info (at) syndicate23 (dot) co ...

Play

01:25:31

Previous Next