Kyle Meredith With... Kyle Meredith With... is an interview series in which WFPK's Kyle Meredith speaks to a wide breadth of musicians. Meredith digs deep into the artist's work to find out how the music is made and where their journey is going, from legendary artists like Robert Plant, Paul McCartney, U2, and Bryan Ferry, to the newer class of The National, St. Vincent, Arctic Monkeys, Haim, and Father John Misty.
Kyle Meredith With...

Kyle Meredith With...

From 89.3 WFPL News Louisville

Kyle Meredith With... is an interview series in which WFPK's Kyle Meredith speaks to a wide breadth of musicians. Meredith digs deep into the artist's work to find out how the music is made and where their journey is going, from legendary artists like Robert Plant, Paul McCartney, U2, and Bryan Ferry, to the newer class of The National, St. Vincent, Arctic Monkeys, Haim, and Father John Misty.

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Pink Floyd's Nick Mason on Touring the Early Catalog, New Floyd Music, and Remixing Animals

Pink Floyd's Nick Mason joins Kyle Meredith to talk about his latest tour with Saucerful of Secrets, the all-star band that brings Floyd's pre-Darkside catalog back to life. (Get tickets here!) The drummer discusses how the songs have changed over the years, how the legendary band went against the R&B trends during their '60s startup, hearing David Bowie cover "See Emily Play" for his Pinups record, and misremembering his own influence by Chico Hamilton. Mason also digs into the transitional moments of Atom Heart Mother and Meddle, the band's reputation for arguments, and what it's like being the middleman between Roger Waters and David Gilmore. We also get to hear about recently creating a new Pink Floyd song and if he foresees more from the partnership, as well as the story behind the recently released Animals 2018 Remix. Listen to Pink Floyd's Nick Mason talk Saucerful of Secrets, Animals, and more on the Kyle Meredith With... podcast , or watch the chat via the Consequence. Remember to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts, and keep up to date with all our shows by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Pink Floyd's Nick Mason on Touring the Early Catalog, New Floyd Music, and Remixing Animals

Metric's Emily Haines and James Shaw on Letting Go, Exposing Pain, and Johnny Marr

Metric's Emily Haines and James Shaw join Kyle Meredith to talk Formentera, the band's eighth studio album. The pair discuss how they used a travel book as a way to escape during lockdown, inevitably influencing the journey within the songs. They also touch on learning that they're not in total control of and finding the ways of letting go, as well as creating the epic "Doomscroller." James goes on to tell us about taking inspiration from Johnny Marr, while Emily recounts their time with composer Howard Shore and if they plan to do any more film scores in the future. Listen to Metric talk Formentera on the Kyle Meredith With... podcast above, or watch the chat via Consequence. Remember to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts, and keep up to date with all our shows by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Metric's Emily Haines and James Shaw on Letting Go, Exposing Pain, and Johnny Marr

LAUV on Existential Crises, Inner Child Therapy, and His Meditation Club Hotline

LAUV joins Kyle Meredith to talk about his latest album, All 4 Nothing, as well as his recent tour. The alt-pop musician tells us about the existential crisis that led to the record, using inner child therapy and meditation, and being able to talk to his younger self through the songs. He also discusses how he approached writing about his drug use, in addition to LAUV's Meditation Club, a hotline that fans can call to get guided meditations from him regularly. Listen to LAUV on the Kyle Meredith With... podcast now, or watch the chat via Consequence. And as always, don't forget to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts, and keep up to date with all our shows by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

LAUV on Existential Crises, Inner Child Therapy, and His Meditation Club Hotline

Santigold on New Album Spirituals, Women in Music, and Her Own Line of Tea

Santigold gives Kyle Meredith a call to discuss Spirituals, her first new album in six years. The genre-blending artist says the album that found a lot of influence in the big events of the past few years. She tells us about how the record was a lifeline for her, the moments that speak of Black women in survival mode, and how women are constantly being told they're not of value. Santigold also talks about her upcoming tour (tickets for which can be found here), as well as the tea she created to go along with the multi-sensory experience of the LP. Listen to Santigold discuss Spirituals and more on the Kyle Meredith With... podcast above, or via the YouTube player below. And as always, don't forget to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts, and keep up to date with all our shows by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Santigold on New Album Spirituals, Women in Music, and Her Own Line of Tea

YUNGBLUD on How Information Kills Art, Sampling The Cure, and Channeling Radiohead

YUNGBLUD joins Kyle Meredith to talk about his new self-titled LP. Dominic Harrison talks about the joy of midnight album releases, why he chose to self-title the record, the criticism one gets when getting more famous, and how those moments found their way into songs like "The Funeral." The British musician/actor discusses the conversational style of lyrics he wanted to do for this round, sampling The Cure, channeling Radiohead and The Jam, and coming up alongside artists like Billie Eilish, Lil Nas X, and Mac Miller. Listen to YUNGBLUD discuss his new self-titled LP and more on the Kyle Meredith With... podcast above, or via the YouTube player below. And as always, don't forget to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts, and keep up to date with all our shows by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

YUNGBLUD on How Information Kills Art, Sampling The Cure, and Channeling Radiohead

Halestorm's Lzzy Hale on Covers, Work Anxiety Nightmares, and the Mental Health Behind Bac...

Halestorm's Lzzy Hale joins Kyle Meredith to talk about the band's latest album, Back from the Dead, and how it unintentionally became a heavier record due to the anxiety and struggles with mental health she faced during the pandemic. The lead singer also tells us about the fun the band has with other musician friends at festivals, her work anxiety nightmares, and Halestorm's recent Adele and Dolly Parton covers — and what it could mean for a studio covers release. She also touches on their unreleased/shelved cover of "When a Man Loves a Woman." Hale then discusses using religious connotations in her writing and recently watching Jimmy Fallon gift Demi Lovato one of Hale's signature Gibson guitar models. Listen to Halestorm's Lzzy Hale discuss Back from the Dead and more on the Kyle Meredith With... podcast above, or watch the chat at Consequence. Don't forget to to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts, and keep up to date with all our shows by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Halestorm's Lzzy Hale on Covers, Work Anxiety Nightmares, and the Mental Health Behind Bac...

LeAnn Rimes on Making Up with Her Past, Honoring Taylor Hawkins, and Texting in Rage Again...

LeAnn Rimes joins Kyle Meredith to talk about her new album, god's work, how it was influenced by her 2020 chant record, and sonically digging into world and ancient rhythms. The musician/actress tells us about the many guests that help out, including Ziggy Marley, Sheila E, Ben Harper, and Stephan Lessard from Dave Matthews Band. She then touches on what the word "god" represents within this work and the fractured existence that women face. Rimes also recounts how she's been texting in Rage Against the Machine lyrics with her bandmates and crew, tying her past and present with her recent 25th anniversary, and her friendship with the late Taylor Hawkins. Listen to LeAnn Rimes discuss god's work and more on the Kyle Meredith With... podcast above, or watch the full chat via Consequence. Don't forget to to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts, and keep up to date with all our shows by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

LeAnn Rimes on Making Up with Her Past, Honoring Taylor Hawkins, and Texting in Rage Again...

Flogging Molly's Dave King on Steve Albini, History Repeating, and 20 Years of Drunken Lullabies

Flogging Molly's Dave King joins Kyle Meredith to discuss Anthem, the Celtic punks' new album that finds them re-teaming with Steve Albini, who mixed their debut album back in 2000. The frontman talks about using history and connecting to his childhood in his work, writing about the 1916 Easter Rising in Ireland, and watching history repeat with Ukraine (something addressed in the track "A Song of Liberty"). King also shares his thoughts on America seemingly going in reverse while Ireland progressively thrives, as well as the 20th anniversary of Drunken Lullabies. The interview took place last month while the band was touring Europe, but Flogging Molly are back in the States continuing their co-headlining trek with The Interrupters. Get tickets to the remaining dates here. Listen to Flogging Molly's Dave King discuss Anthem and more on the Kyle Meredith With... podcast above, or watch the convo via Consequence. Don't forget to to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts, and keep up to date with all our shows by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Flogging Molly's Dave King on Steve Albini, History Repeating, and 20 Years of Drunken Lullabies

Blondie's Clem Burke on Their Box Set, Bowie's Influence, and Johnny Marr's Appearance on ...

Blondie's Clem Burke checks in with Kyle Meredith to talk about the band's first authorized archival box set, Against the Odds 1974-1982, and their upcoming album. The drummer dives into what influenced the new collection before heading back in time to talk about the creative progression of songs like "Heart of Glass." He then touches on being a multi-genre band from the start and the enormous impact David Bowie had on the group. Burke also discusses how the next record will feature Johnny Marr and a cover, his favorite Blondie needle drops, and if we can expect him to perform with The Eurythmics for their upcoming Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction. Listen to Blondie's Clem Burke discuss Against the Odds and more on the Kyle Meredith With... podcast above, or watch the whole chat via Consequence. When you're done, make sure to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts, and keep up to date on all our shows by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Blondie's Clem Burke on Their Box Set, Bowie's Influence, and Johnny Marr's Appearance on ...

Josh Gad on Central Park's Meat Loaf-style Power Ballad and the Return of Kristen Bell and...

Josh Gad joins Kyle Meredith to talk about Season Three of Apple TV+'s Central Park, which Gad co-created with Loren Bouchard (Bob's Burgers) and Nora Smith. The actor tells us about the new showrunners, changes, and opportunities with this latest season, as well as having Kristen Bell return in a new character and creating the interim mayor role especially for Sam Richardson. Gad also discusses the Meat Loaf-style power ballad that Mike Viola wrote for his character, having Regina Spektor and Sara Bareilles back, and his songwriter wish list that includes Lin Manuel Miranda, Andre 3000, Elton John, and Jonathan Richman. Listen to Josh Gad discuss Central Park and more on the Kyle Meredith With... podcast above, or via the YouTube player below. As always, don't forget to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts, and keep up to date on all our shows by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Josh Gad on Central Park's Meat Loaf-style Power Ballad and the Return of Kristen Bell and...