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...

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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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Glenn Hughes on Holy Ground, Letting Go of Fear, and a 2022 Dead Daisies Album

Glenn Hughes drops a line into Kyle Meredith With to discuss Holy Ground, his new album with The Dead Daisies. The former Deep Purple/Black Sabbath singer talks about what it's been like playing live shows post-lockdown, joining The Dead Daisies supergroup in 2019, and bringing a '70s feel to their catalog. Hughes then goes into singing about letting go of fear and the things we can't control, overcoming addiction, and covering "30 Days in the Hole." What's more, he gives us a big tip that The Dead Daises are already completing another new album to be released next year. Make sure to subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts, and follow the Consequence Podcast Network to keep getting updates on all our series. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Glenn Hughes on Holy Ground, Letting Go of Fear, and a 2022 Dead Daisies Album

Taylor Momsen on Death By Rock and Roll, Halloween, and Her Love of Soundgarden

Taylor Momsen sits down with Kyle Meredith to talk about The Pretty Reckless' new album, Death By Rock and Roll, an album born from loss but filled with a ferocious confidence. The former actress-turned-rock artist discusses writing from a depth of honesty and reflecting the social movements happening around us while still keeping songs fun and full of imagination. Momsen also reflects on the guests that found their way onto the record, including Tom Morello and Soundgarden's Kim Thayil and Matt Cameron, as well as recounting the moment she went all in on being a musician in the song "Rock And Roll Heaven" after hearing the music of The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, and The Who. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Taylor Momsen on Death By Rock and Roll, Halloween, and Her Love of Soundgarden

Sleigh Bells on Texis: "Subtlety has never been our thing."

Sleigh Bells sit down with Kyle Meredith to dive into the details behind their new album, Texis. Alexis Krauss and Derek Miller discuss how they found themselves leaning into their early sound and the dark lyrics that make up the collection, hitting on the opioid epidemic, loss of Lil Peep and Mac Miller, and Miller's own self destructive behavior in the past. Krauss expands on the western motif of the music videos, the connections and continuations that we're seeing in both "Locust Laced" and "Justine Go Genesis", and replicating the hair-dos of Dolly Parton and Loretta Lynn. The noise pop duo also talk about their love of floor shows, aging within rock & roll, realizing the perfect riff, and taking inspiration from Nine Inch Nails. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

jxdn on Finding His Scream, Silverstein and Lil Uzi Vert's Influence, and New Songs

jxdn catches up with Kyle Meredith about his debut full length LP, Tell Me About Tomorrow; how he found inspiration in Silverstein and Lil Uzi Vert; and writing about his own struggles and the balancing of angels and demons. The Travis Barker and Machine Gun Kelly protégé also discusses sampling blink-182, being championed by pop punk legends, and the new songs that will be included in an upcoming deluxe edition of the album. Make sure to like and subscribe to Kyle Meredith With wherever you get your podcasts, and follow the Consequence Podcast Network to keep getting updates on all our series. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

jxdn on Finding His Scream, Silverstein and Lil Uzi Vert's Influence, and New Songs

The Band CAMINO on Curse Words, Guitar Solos, and Their Debut Album

The Band CAMINO sits down with Kyle Meredith to discuss their debut album and the journey from a small Memphis, Tennessee band to their breakout success. Jeffrey Jordan, Spencer Stewart, and Garrison Burgess talk about their first touring van, working in a group with three vocalists, and the magic and lost art of a blazing guitar solo. The trio also get into the themes of the record, proper use of swear words, and their tour. Like and subscribe to Kyle Meredith With, and follow the Consequence Podcast Network for updates on all our shows. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

A Flock of Seagulls on String Theory, the Magic of the '80s, and a New Album

A Flock of Seagulls' Mike Score chats with Kyle Meredith about String Theory, the new collection of orchestral versions of the iconic '80s band's catalog. The frontman talks about giving some of the band's overlooked songs a bigger spotlight, such as the first single "Say You Love Me," which originally arrived on their 1995 album, The Light at the End of the World. Score also shares the story behind the fan-favorite "Remember David." Elsewhere, the A Flock of Seagulls singer tells us he'd like to see a third orchestral collection and tips us off that he's working on both a solo record and the first new Seagulls album in over 25 years. Make sure to like and subscribe to Kyle Meredith With up top, and follow the Consequence Podcast Network to keep getting updates on all our series. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

A Flock of Seagulls on String Theory, the Magic of the '80s, and a New Album

Gabe Liedman on the Queer Forward Comedy of Netflix's Q-Force

Comedian/writer/producer Gabe Liedman sits down with Kyle Meredith to talk about his new Netflix series, Q-Force. The showrunner explains how the new adult animation series about a group of LGBT superspies picks up from his work on PEN15, Big Mouth, and Brooklyn Nine-Nine. He also talks about creating the concept based on an idea from Sean Hayes (who also stars as the lead character), representing so many different types of queer, and getting a strong message across while still writing comedy. Make sure to like this episode and subscribe to KMW, and follow the Consequence Podcast Network to keep getting updates on all our series. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

JoJo on How Mental Health, Depression, and Joni Mitchell's Blue Shaped Her New EP

JoJo sits down with Kyle Meredith to discuss her new EP, Trying Not To Think About It, it's firth single "Worst (I Assume)," and the building the new songs around mental health, negative patterns, and how depression affects your relationships. The singer/songwriter/actress goes on to discuss how Joni Mitchell's Blue album lent a heavy dose of inspiration when looking toward the lyrics, musically looking towards classic Usher, Justin Timberlake, and Aaliyah, and more recent artists like H.E.R, Victoria Monet, and Silk Sonic. JoJo also talks about collaborating with Diane Warren on last year's "The Change," her upcoming tour dates of intimate shows, and the future possibilities of vinyl versions of her re-recorded albums. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

JoJo on How Mental Health, Depression, and Joni Mitchell's Blue Shaped Her New EP

Aaron Dessner on Big Red Machine, The National's Future, and Taylor Swift's Lyrical Universe

Aaron Dessner catches up with Kyle Meredith to discuss How Long Do You Think It's Gonna Last, the sophomore record with Bon Iver's Justin Vernon in the band Big Red Machine. The producer/songwriter takes us through the process of bringing in more friends for this album, including Sharon Van Etten and Taylor Swift, and how the set came to focus on themes of mental health, depression, and family dynamics, especially on a song written for the late Frightened Rabbit frontman Scott Hutchinson. On working with T-Swift, Dessner talks about the process of collaborating with the mega-star and how her lyrical universe finds its way into the songs they write together. As a co-founder of The National, we also get a glimpse into that band's future, when they may reconvene, and how much he considers them his main project these days. Don't forget to subscribe to Kyle Meredith With..., and be sure to follow the Consequence Podcast Network for updates on all our series. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Aaron Dessner on Big Red Machine, The National's Future, and Taylor Swift's Lyrical Universe

Creedence Clearwater Revival's Doug "Cosmo" Clifford on Vault Albums and Retiring CCR

Creedence Clearwater Revival's Doug "Cosmo" Clifford catches up with Kyle Meredith to discuss For All The Money In the World, a record he wrote and recorded with Steve Wright in the mid-80s and kept inside his Cosmo's Vault until now. The drummer/producer talks about why he sat on the album for so long, tapping Joe Satriani to play guitar, and the other vault records that will be seeing release soon—including collaborations with Bobby Whitlock, Doug Sahm, and a solo LP. Clifford also tells us why he and CCR bassist Stu Cook recently brought Creedence Clearwater Revisited to a close. Listen to the episode now. Don't forget to subscribe to Kyle Meredith With... wherever you get your podcasts, and be sure to follow the Consequence Podcast Network for updates on all our series. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Creedence Clearwater Revival's Doug "Cosmo" Clifford on Vault Albums and Retiring CCR