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568 Music We're Thankful For In 2021

Thankful In 2021

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Another year and more new music to celebrate as 2021 as we host our second annual Music We're Thankful For roundtable with our patrons

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Last year we spent Thanksgiving Eve with our patrons and friends sharing new music we were thankful for during a difficult year. 2021 has presented its own challenges, but we're lucky to have so many musical artists and creatives to turn to for escape. From the metal and hard rock of Iron Maiden, Danko Jones, and Mammoth WVH to the trip-hop of Morcheeba, Sneaker Pimps, and Hooverphonic, to the electronic and industrial of Front Line Assembly, Martin Gore, and Gary Numan, to a host of other artists like Brandi Carlisle, Dave Gutter, Palm Ghosts, The Hold Steady, Spectres, King Buffalo, Ben Kweller, and many more, there was plenty to celebrate.

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6:08 From Karl:

Sarah Violette


Dave Gutter

9:48 From Chip (

Arlo Parks

Morgan Wade

Palm Ghosts

15:40 From Ian:

Jeremy Inkel

Front Line Assembly

Noise Unit


Martin Gore

18:39 From Marissa:

The Hold Steady

27:00 From Darren:

Jim Ward


Children Collide

29:41 From Whitney:

King Buffalo



Red Fang

Caper Clowns

Jim Trainer

Pet Symmetry

Lindsey Buckingham

Mammoth WVH

36:21 From Patreon patrons:

Mr. Bungle


War On Drugs


Howlin Rain

Cold Stares

George Lynch

Greta Van Fleet

The Dune Sketchbook



Jason Beeler

39:45 From J:

Dinosaur Jr


Explosions in the Sky

Brandi Carlisle

The Pineapple Thief

Mammoth WVH


Iron Maiden

46:16 From Tim:

Duran Duran

Jarvis Cocker


Manic Street Preachers

Danko Jones

Sean Ryder


Sneaker Pimps



Gary Numan

Tragically Hip


Eve 6

Counting Crows

Down By Law

Nick Cave & Warren Ellis

Marissa: Hybrid

The Allergies

Ian honorable mentions:



Kælan Mikla

Darren honorable mentions:

Dry Cleaning

Chip honorable mentions:

Ben Kweller


Los Lobos

Colin Hay



Aeon Station

Black Country, New Road

Aaron and the Lord

Princess Goes to Butterfly Museum

Roundtable honorable mentions:

Cheap Trick

Whitney honorable mentions:


Karl honorable mentions:

Tall Black Guy

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Songs in this episode

  • Intro - Don't Back Down by Mammoth WVH (from Mammoth WVH)
  • 7:27 - All My Heroes Are Dead by Dave Gutter (from I've Been Here Awhile EP)
  • 15:12 - John Carpenter by Palm Ghosts (from The Lost Frequency)
  • 18:24 - The Creeps by Garbage (from No Gods No Masters)
  • 24:29 - Family Farm by The Hold Steady (from Open Door Policy)
  • 30:13 - Blink Twice by Jim Ward (from Daggers)
  • 36:42 - Swan Song by Lindsey Buckingham (from Lindsey Buckingham)
  • 46:12 - Submarines by Failure (from Wild Type Droid)
  • 57:38 - Ouch by The Tragically Hip (from Saskadelphia EP)
  • Outro - This Love Ain't Dead by Aaron and the Lord (from Aaron and the Lord)

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Thankful In 2021