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The Pick 100 – #30-22 (Episode 30)
March 17, 2022

Our Favorite 100 Albums countdown continues, as we have reached numbers 30 through 22. Beastie or Blondie; Mac or Boy; Uh-Huh or Hum; Steely or Straits; Prince or PJ; Ten or 1999; Earth, Wind, Fire, Hell, or Purple Rain…  which will rank higher? Led Zeppelin IV is Jeff’s pick at #23, and it features “Stairway To Heaven.” Is it still the best rock song of all-time? And can you dance to it? Listen to this episode for in-depth analysis. Go to The Pick 100 page for lists, links and more. And please rate & review us on whichever platform you are listening! Episode links below.

A Family Affair: 2021 Year-End Special (episode 29)

The whole fam damily joins in as Jeff’s dad, mom, sister, other sister, nephew and stepson all give their thoughts on movies, TV, and sports from 2021. Also, in our second annual sports segment, Kevin is challenged to appear at least somewhat competent next to sportswriting legend Bob Payne. Join us for The Pick podcast’s Year-End Special. 

Best of 2021

Jeff’s Favorite Movies

  • The Power of the Dog (Netflix)
  • King Richard (for rent)
  • The Lost Daughter (Netflix)
  • Malcolm & Marie (Netflix)
  • Riders of Justice (Hulu)
  • Licorice Pizza (in theaters)

Note: I have yet to see The Card Counter, Belfast, The Tragedy of MacBeth, Drive My Car, and others I believe could all be contenders for my favorites of 2021.

Kevin’s Favorite Movies

  • Promising Young Woman (HBO Max)
  • News of the World (HBO Max)
  • Black Widow (Disney +)
  • The Mauritanian (Showtime)
  • No Sudden Move (HBO Max)

Note: I have yet to see a LOT of other movies from 2021

Jeff’s Favorite TV

  • The White Lotus (HBO)
  • Maid (Netflix)
  • Dopesick (Hulu)
  • Invasion (Apple TV+)
  • Ted Lasso (Apple TV+)
  • Gangs of London (AMC)
  • Mare of Easttown (HBO)

Kevin’s Favorite TV

  • Mare of Easttown (HBO)
  • Succession (HBO)
  • Ted Lasso (Apple TV+)
  • Dopesick (Hulu)
  • Yellowstone (Peacock)

The Pick 100 – #40-31 (Episode 28)
December 19, 2021

As the numbers get smaller, the albums get better. We have reached Kevin and Jeff’s Top 40! Link to the episodes featuring our picks, numbers 40 to 31 here:

Episode 27 – New Music Listening Party
September 10, 2021

We’re listening to the music you should add to your playlist NOW…  new releases from favorites such as The Black Keys, Leon Bridges, Sleater-Kinney, Lorde, and Billie Eilish, and new artists including Wet Leg, Yeek, Ora the Molecule, and Shungudzo. Michelle and Kenichi join Jeff to listen to new releases from 2021 to build your late summer/fall playlist.

Full episode playlist

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Music videos

Wet Leg – “Chaise Longue”
Yeek – “Lumbago”
The Marías – “Hush”

The Pick 100 – #50-41 (Episodes 25 & 26)
June 30, 2021

A 50 to 1 summer
#50-41 trivia
Jazz by Queen on The Pick Daily

The second half of our countdown has commenced! Watch the promos above and link to the episodes featuring our picks, numbers 50 to 41 here:

Episode 24 – Kelsey Cook & 2021 Preview
February 17, 2021

From appearances on The Tonight Show and her living room during Covid, our guest this episode is Kelsey Cook. First and foremost for Kevin and Jeff, she’s a WSU graduate! She joins us to to discuss her comedy roots performing at a Wazzu dining hall; how to succeed in Hollywood with really trying; her podcast “Self-Helpless“; how foosball literally created her; and she even faces off against Kevin in another installment of The Pick’s Crack That Track™ song-guessing game.

Her Album

Her Podcast

Self-Helpless on:
Apple Podcasts

Her Foosball

w/Freddie Prinze Jr.

additional episodes:

2021 Preview


trailers or other video available for underlined titles


HBO Max 2021 Movies

  • Tom & Jerry – Feb 26
  • Godzilla vs Kong – Mar 31
  • Mortal Kombat – Apr 16
  • The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It – Jun 4
  • In The Heights – Jun 18
  • Space Jam: A New Legacy – Jul 16
  • The Suicide Squad – Aug 6
  • Malignant – Sep 10
  • The Many Saints of Newark – Sep 24
  • Dune – Oct 1
  • King Richard – Nov 19
  • Matrix 4 – Dec 22

Netflix 2021 Movies

  • Army of the Dead
    Dave Bautista, Tig Nataro; dir: Zack Snyder
  • Thunder Force
    Melissa McCarthy, Octavia Spencer
  • tick, tick…Boom!
    dir: Lin Manuel Miranda
  • Bruised
    dir: Halle Berry
  • Escape from Spiderhead
    Chris Hemsworth, Jurnee Smollett
  • Kate
    Mary Elizabeth Winstead
  • Red Notice
    Dwayne Johnson, Ryan Reynolds, Gal Gadot
  • The Woman in the Window
    Amy Adams
  • Don’t Look Up
    Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence

Others in 2021

(release dates TBA)


trailers available for underlined titles

Disney +


  • Midnight Mass (sn 1) – creator Mike Flanagan
  • Inventing Anna (sn 1) – creator Shanda Rhimes; stars Julia Garner
  • Dead To Me (sn 3)
  • Dear White People (sn 4)
  • Ozark (sn 4)
  • Sex Education (sn 3)
  • Peaky Blinders (sn 6)
  • Stranger Things (sn 4)
  • The Witcher (sn 2)
  • You (sn 3)


  • Love, Beth – Amy Schumer
  • The Old Man – Jeff Bridges
  • Only Murders in the Building – Steve Martin, Martin Short, Selena Gomez
  • American Horror Stories
  • Nine Perfect Strangers – Nicole Kidman, Melissa McCarthy

Other platforms

  • Bel-Air (Peacock)
  • Clarice (CBS)
  • Friends Reunion Special (HBO Max)
  • Lord of the Rings (prequel series) (Amazon Prime)
  • MacGruber (Peacock)
  • The Nevers (HBO Max)

The Pick 100 – #60-51 (Episode 23)
January 27, 2021

Things starting getting thick as we make our way toward #1. In our 5th installment of the Pick 100 we get our first appearances of Nirvana, Radiohead, and The Police, as well as a double-shot of Jane’s Addiction. Listen now for #60-51 of our favorite albums of all-time. Listen at the buttons above; playlists and more at

Episode 22 – 2020 is Hindsight (Pt 2)
January 10, 2021

Music > Sports > Crack That Track

20 for ’20 Playlists


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Episode Playlist

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Best New Artists

St. Panther


Albums of the Year


  • St. Panther These Days
  • Fiona Apple Fetch the Bolt Cutters
  • Dua Lipa Future Nostalgia
  • Mac Miller Circles
  • Brent Amaker Deathsquad Hello
  • Lianne La Havas Lianne La Havas


  • Thundercat It Is What It Is
  • Taylor Swift folklore
  • Run The Jewels RTJ4


  • Blxst No Love Lost (Deluxe)
  • Joji Nectar
  • Dominic Fike What Could Possibly Go Wrong

Music Videos

St. Panther These Days
Brent Amaker Deathsquad Hello
Jaden Smith Cabin Fever
Phoebe Bridgers I Know the End


Kevin looks stumped…. can you get the answers to these 2020 sports trivia questions from our Mystery Guest before Kevin (or Kenichi) does? Episode 22 features The Pick’s first ever sports segment, including a trivia challenge!

Episode 21 – 2020 is Hindsight (Pt 1)
January 6, 2021

Best Movies & TV of the Year

Plus… 2021 Predictions with Bob Fuller

Michelle joins Kevin & Jeff to discuss which movies and TV shows reigned supreme in an otherwise hellish year. Plus, Bob Fuller brings his patented New Year’s predictions to The Pick… AND, a discussion of the crapload dumped upon us with Wonder Woman 1984 and The Midnight Sky.

Favorite 2020 Movies

Jeff picks

  • Sound of Metal (Prime Video)
  • Hamilton (Disney+)
  • Palm Springs (Hulu)
  • Da 5 Bloods (Netflix)
  • Never Rarely Sometimes Always (HBO Max)
  • Pieces of a Woman (Netflix)
  • She Dies Tomorrow (Hulu)
  • The Vast of Night (Prime Video)

Kevin picks

  • Trial of the Chicago 7 (Netflix)
  • Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (Netflix)
  • The Social Dilemma (Netflix)
  • Da 5 Bloods (Netflix)
  • The Vast of Night (Prime Video)

Michelle picks

  • The Forty-Year-Old Version (Netflix)
  • The Bee Gees: How Do You Mend A Broken Heart (HBO Max)
  • Host (Shudder)
  • Birds of Prey (HBO Max)
  • The Invisible Man (HBO Max)
  • Palm Springs (Hulu)
  • Portrait of a Lady On Fire (Hulu)
  • Relic (for rent)
  • Sylvie’s Love (Prime Video)

Favorite 2020 TV Series

Jeff picks

  • Better Call Saul (Netflix & AMC)
  • Grand Army (Netflix)
  • Zero Zero Zero (Prime Video)
  • The Crown (Netflix)
  • High Fidelity (Hulu)
  • Normal People (Hulu)
  • Ozark (Netflix)
  • The Queen’s Gambit (Netflix)
  • Schitt’s Creek (Netflix)
  • A Teacher (Hulu)

Kevin picks

  • Ozark (Netflix)
  • The Queen’s Gambit (Netflix)
  • The Last Dance (Netflix & ESPN)
  • High Fidelity (Hulu)
  • Hunters (Prime Video)
  • Lovecraft Country (HBO Max)
  • The Mandalorian (Disney+)
  • The Undoing (HBO Max)

Michelle picks

  • Pen15 (Hulu)
  • I May Destroy You (HBO Max)
  • Bridgerton (Netflix)
  • Cheer (Netflix)
  • Insecure (HBO Max)
  • My Brilliant Friend (HBO Max)
  • Normal People (Hulu)
  • Schitt’s Creek (Netflix)
  • Unorthodox (Netflix)

The Pick 100 – #70-61 (Episode 20)
December 23, 2020

The countdown continues with pick numbers 70-61….  Which will rank higher?  Murmur or Monster? XO or xx? Leon or Lyle? M.I.A. or R.E.M? Steve, Stevie, or Stevie? The Kings or The Keys? The Best, the Greatest, or the Very Best?  (ok, I’ll stop now). Click here for The Pick 100 page, for links, playlists and more.

Episode 19 – Steady Streaming
December 4, 2020

BJ & Mitu from The Pilot Podcast join us to cull over all the TV shows available for your Winter Covidland Lockdown. Plus we cover some movie picks, and one new album from one titular band.

(the only one you need)

Movie picks

Trial of The Chicago 7 (Netflix)

On The Rocks (Apple TV+)

  • 1917 (2019) Showtime
  • The Hunt (2020) Cinemax
  • The Social Dilemma (2020) Netflix)
  • Booksmart (2019) Huu
  • Shoplifters (2018) Hulu

Jeff’s Hall of Horror

Possessor (for rent)

Sputnik (Hulu)

The Lodge (Hulu)

Terrified (Shudder)

Underwater (HBO)

TV picks with BJ & Mitu

A Teacher (Hulu)

Disclaimer at the end of each episode: if you or someone you know needs support, know you are not alone. help is available. please visit for more information.
The Crown (sn4) Netflix
Fargo (sn4) FX & Hulu
Humans* (Amazon Prime)
The Queen’s Gambit (Netflix)
Teenage Bounty Hunters (Netflix)
Emily In Paris (Netflix)
Grand Army (Netflix)
Lovecraft Country (HBO/HBO Max)
The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City (Bravo)
The Undoing (HBO/HBO Max)

Schitt’s Creek* (Netflix & IMDB TV)

*not covered in the podcast, but recommended

A couple of our guests’ all-time favorites

BJ: Sliders

1995-2000, 5 seasons (although BJ only recommends seasons 1-3) Now available on Hulu and Peacock.

Mitu: Living Single

1993-1998, 5 seasons. Now available on Hulu

The Pick 100 – #80-71 (Episode 18)
November 22, 2020

…and the countdown continues, with picks 80 through 81. Listen to the episode now, and click here for The Pick 100 page to see the list of our picks, plus playlists and other features. And don’t forget… call the PICK Line! 4-THE-PICK-34.

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The Pick 100 – #90-81 (Episode 17)
October 29, 2020

We continue the countdown of our favorite albums of all time, with picks 90 through 81. Listen to the episode now, and click here for The Pick 100 page to see the list of our picks, plus playlists and other features. And don’t forget… call the PICK Line! 4-THE-PICK-34.

Pick your platform to listen:

Episode 16 – New Music Geek Out!
October 16, 2020

Pick your platform to listen:

Three music fans (geeks*)… Lots of New Music… One Excellent Episode

Michelle, Kenichi, and Jeff

We take a break from The Pick 100 Countdown to explore new music releases, our favorite new artists, and our picks for Best Album of 2020 (so far). Michelle and Kenichi join Jeff while Kevin takes a personal day.

*Kenichi prefers “young adult” rather than “geek.”


Brand New Picks

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Everything Else

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Best Albums of 2020 (so far)




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The Pick 100 – #100-91 (Episode 15) September 23, 2020

We begin the countdown of our favorite albums of all time. Listen to the episode now, and click here for The Pick 100 page to see the list of our picks, plus playlists and other features. And don’t forget… call the PICK Line! 4-THE-PICK-34.

Pick your platform to listen:

Episode 14 – The Batman seeks a Most Excellent 1BR in 70’s Atlanta – 9/3/2020

Pick your platform:

The Batman Trailer breakdown

Crack That Track: 1970’s TV show themes

Episode 14 Playlist

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Ep 14 Playlist on Apple Music.

PickIt or Kick It

1BR (2019) on Netflix
Bill & Ted Face the Music (2020) available for rent
Lovecraft Country (2020) on HBO

Top 1000 from KISW 1987

We take our second crack at the list… “Seattle’s Best Rock,” KISW 99.9 FM ranked the top 1000 songs of all-time every year in the 80’s, and this was their list from 1987. This time we play “Crack that Track” with songs randomly selected from the top 200, and guest Brian Lamay tries to guess each tune before Kevin.

Episode 13 – The Hack is Back – 8/19/2020

Pick your Platform:

The Hack is Back — Our favorite millennial, Kenichi Hackman, is back on The Pick to share new music picks and play a little Pick That Flick.

Episode 13 Playlist

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Ep 13 Playlist on Apple Music.

Streaming Picks

The Go-Go’s (2020) Showtime
The Last Dance (2020) Netflix
Motherless Brooklyn (2019) HBO Max
Project Power (2020) Netflix

Episode 12 – Adda Girl – July 31, 2020 – Click to Listen: iTunes Spotify GooglePlay

Girl Added

The Pick diversifies as Michelle Staley Mahony guests in all of episode 12, plus in a video exclusive (see it here) where she goes up against master guesser Kevin Toon to name some tunes.

Episode 12 Playlist

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Ep 12 Playlist on Apple Music.

Pick It or Kick It?

The Old Guard (2020) Netflix
Greyhound (2020) Apple TV+
Relic (2020) IFC Midnight, available to rent

Back In Black reaches 40 years

AC/DC Back in Black 40th Anniversary: A Virtual Celebration

Boy Bands (hold back the jeers)

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Peter Green’s music perseveres

Megan Fox reappears

Rogue (2020) Lionsgate

Taylor Swift’s music veers

Additional Picks

All three of us
  • Pose (2018-present) on FX and Netflix

Episode 11 – Second to Nun – July 13, 2020 – Click to Listen: iTunes Spotify GooglePlay

Pick It or Kick It?

Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga


Warrior Nun

Additional Picks

  • Richard Jewell (2019) – rental, HBOmax on Aug 8
  • The Invisible Man (2020) – rental
  • Get In (2019), Netflix
  • Hanna (2018-present), 2 seasons, Amazon Prime

Episode 10 – InROCKtrination – July 12, 2020 – Click to Listen: iTunes Spotify GooglePlay

Preview video from “Inrocktrination” segment

Preview video clip from “InRocktrination” from Episode 10

Episode 10 Playlist

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KISW’s Top 1000 from 1987

“Seattle’s Best Rock,” KISW 99.9 FM ranked the top 1000 songs of all-time every year in the 80’s, and this was their list from 1987. We discuss some of their choices in Episode 10.

Episode 9 – 100% Music – June 21, 2020 – Click to Listen: iTunes Spotify GooglePlay

A Tribute to Fred Willard – extended interview with Bob Fuller (video exclusive)

Bob Fuller joins us to pay tribute to Fred Willard, then sticks around to talk about his days on the Roseanne show and drama from the Hollywood backlot. Watch the video above!

Bob’s episodes of Roseanne

Roseanne seasons 1-9 are available at for free
  • “Home Is Where the Afghan Is” Season 9, Episode 10
  • “We’re Going to Disney World” Season 8, Episode 17
  • “Disney World War II” Season 8, Episode 18
Bob with no dialogue or in background
  • “December Bride” Season 8, Episode 11
  • “The Thrilla Near the Vanilla Extract” Season 8, Episode 12
  • “Morning Becomes Obnoxious” Season 8, Episode 21

Episode 9 Streaming Picks (and a couple Kicks)

  • Da 5 Bloods (2020) on Netflix
  • The Vast of Night (2020) on Amazon Prime
  • Be Water (2020) on ESPN
  • Just Mercy (2019) free rental on most streaming platforms & PPV

Kevin Picks

  • Ford vs. Ferrari (2019) on HBO Max, or for rent and PPV
  • “42” (2013) for rent or PPV

Jeff Picks

  • ZeroZeroZero (2020) on Amazon Prime
  • Into The Night (2020) on Netflix
  • Four More Shots Please (2019) on Amazon Prime
  • Lambs of God (2020) on Topic
  • Penny Dreadful: City of Angels (2020) on Showtime
  • Okja (2017) on Netflix

Jeff Kicks

  • Space Force (2020) on Netflix
  • Joker (2019) on HBO Max & rental (Kevin disagrees; he “picks” it)

Episode 8 – 100% Music – June 20, 2020 – Click to Listen: iTunes Spotify GooglePlay

Episode 8 Playlist

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Essential Picks

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Episode 7 – Fifty States (and the Moon) – 6/7/20 – Click to Listen: iTunes Spotify GooglePlay

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We pick 50 albums all in episode! Our guest, Joey Clift, has finished the long-langusihing project from a mildly popular folk/rock singer. The results range from mellow to metal, silly to sanguine. It’s Our 50 States Project… 50 albums for 50 states (plus Puerto Rico and Washington DC) (plus US territories) (plus the Moon) (yes, the Moon).

Episode 7 Playlist

Joey Clift

Pick It or Kick It

Snowpiercer, the 2013 movie from Parasite writer/director Bong Joon Ho is now a new series on TNT. Will we pick them or kick them?

Snowpiercer movie on Netflix, click here.

Snowpiercer series on TNT, click here.


Our previous pick, Extraction, became the most watched Netflix move ever (according to Netflix). Watch this Anatomy of a Scene:

Kevin’s pick The Last Dance has aired all 8 episodes, and some of the people featured are speaking up about their portrayals:

“If MJ had a grudge with me, let’s settle this like men.”

— Horace Grant. See the story here.

Scottie Pippen… is “wounded and disappointed” by his portrayal.

–according to a story written by ESPN’s Jackie MacMullan. See the stories here and here.

Episode 6 – These Six Yutes – May 23, 2020 Click to Listen: iTunes Spotify GooglePlay

We pass the mic to six youth from around the world. We shut up and let them give us their Picks for music, TV, and more.

Episode 6 Playlist

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Disney Theatrical Release Dates here

Boss Bitch Fight Challenge

Jerry Stiller cracks up Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Post Malone Nirvana Tribute

Today’s Youth make their Picks

Kenichi, 25, Torrance, CA

Alex, 21, Puyallup, WA

Music for The Pick by

Additional music by Harrison Lynam

Ruby, 17, Bristol, England

Regan, 20, Beaverton, OR

India, 20, Bristol, England

Garrett, 21, Beaverton, OR

Episode 5 – I Can’t Stand It – May 3, 2020 Click to Listen: iTunes Spotify GooglePlay


  • Extraction on Netflix
  • The Lighthouse on Amazon Prime
  • The Beastie Boys Story on Apple TV+
  • Online music performance picks
  • The Grammy Tribute to Prince
  • The Peacock streaming service debut
  • The Last Dance on ESPN
  • Fiona Apple’s new album
  • “New” music picks
  • Essential Picks from the archives
Clockwise from upper left: Chris Hemsworth in Extraction on Netflix; The Beastie Boys Story on Apple TV+; The Last Dance on ESPN; Fiona Apple’s Fetch the Bolt Cutters; Dave Grohl & Foo Fighters on Let’s Go Crazy: The GRAMMY Tribute to Prince; Massive Attack’s Mezzanine; Tracy Chapman’s self-titled debut; T.Rex’s The Slider; Willem Defoe and Robert Pattinson in The Lighthouse on Amazon Prime.


Episode 5 Playlist

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Album Picks

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Global Citizen One World: Together At Home A global broadcast & digital special to support frontline healthcare workers and the WHO.

The Rolling Stones on Global Citizen’s One World Together at Home (click on image)

Let’s Go Crazy: The GRAMMYS Tribute to Prince (full program linked here)

The Foo Fighter’s perform Darling Nikki (click on image)
Sofi Tukker livestream every day, and all archived on their Facebook page (click on image)

Pink Floyd YouTube page with archived concerts and archived material uploaded every Friday.

Dave Grohl hosts All-Star “Times Like These” video from home.

John Fogerty and family perform on NPR’s Tiny Desk At Home (click on image)
Click on image to link to Peacock homepage; click here to link to Angelynne trailer

This ‘Imagine’ Cover Is No Heaven NYTimes review of celebrity “Imagine” video (click here)

Extraction on Netflix (trailer here)

The Beastie Boys Story on Apple TV+ (trailer here)

The Lighthouse on Amazon Prime (trailer here)

The Last Dance on ESPN

Music for The Pick by

Episode 4 – Binger’s Delight – April 11, 2020 Click to Listen: iTunes Spotify GooglePlay


  • Bill Withers
  • Kenny Rogers & The First Edition
  • Streaming choices for:
    • Netflix
    • Amazon Prime
    • Hulu
    • Internet
  • Viewing & Listening recommendations tailor-made for a quarantine.

Jeff’s top 2 picks

Killing Eve – seasons 1 & 2 on Hulu or PPV; season 3 premieres April 12 on AMC and BBC America.

click image for season 3 trailer

Rosalía on Austin City Limits – available at

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Kevin’s top 2 picks

Miracle (2004) – on Netflix

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Classic Album Series – on Amazon Prime

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  • Kingdom (series 2019-20)
  • High Flying Bird (movie 2019)
  • I Am Not Okay With This (series 2020)
  • Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage (documentary 2010)
  • Ozark (series 2017-2020)
  • Taylor Tomlinson: Quarter-Life Crisis (stand-up comedy 2020)

Amazon Prime

  • The Wire (series 2002-2008, also on Hulu and HBO)
  • Blow the Man Down (movie 2020)


  • Party Down (series 2009-10, also on Starz)


The Last Dance – series coming to ESPN

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The Police Excommunicated – Facebook

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Episode 4 Playlist

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Kevin’s top 5 Bill Withers

  1. Ain’t No Sunshine
  2. Lean On Me
  3. Just The Two Of Us
  4. Use Me
  5. Lovely Day

Jeff’s Bill Withers Deep Tracks

  • Who Is He (And What Is He To You)?
  • Let It Be
  • Better Off Dead
  • Another Day To Run
  • I Don’t Want You On My Mind
  • City of the Angels

…and everything else we mentioned

TV series on Netflix: Comedians in Cars Geting Coffee, Arrested Development, Mad Men, Star Trek, Sex Education, The Crown, Atypical, Mindhunters, Peaky Blinders, Better Call Saul, End of the F*****g World, Russian Doll, Glow

Movies on Netflix: Blue Ruin, Atlantics, The Night Comes For Us, Taxi Driver

TV shows on Amazon Prime: Fleabag, Hanna, Jack Ryan, Hunters, Boys

TV shows on Hulu: High Fidelity, The Handmaid’s Tale, Pen15

Movies on Hulu: Blazing Saddles, Risky Business

Everywhere Else: Contagion on Cinemax or PPV; Star Trek Picard and The Good Fight on CBS All Access; The Outsider, Westworld, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and Die Hard on HBO; Better Things on FX; Battlestar Galactica on SyFy

Kevin’s All-Time TV Binge Top 5

  1. Seinfeld
  2. Mad Men
  3. The Wire
  4. Star Trek (original)
  5. Arrested Development

Jeff’s All-Time TV Binge Top 5

  1. The Sopranos
  2. Freaks & Geeks
  3. Battlestar Galactica (2000’s)
  4. Breaking Bad
  5. 30 Rock

Episode 3-Podcast Distancing-Mar 20, 2020 Click to listen: iTunes Spotify Google Play


  • Showbiz shutdown
  • Top 5 “Coming Soon” picks
  • Streaming picks
    • Spenser Confidential
    • Hunters
  • Corrections
  • New Music picks – young new artists
  • Old Music pick – INXS
  • Guess these songs – Random number generation


Episode 3 Playlist

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Kevin’s Top 5 INXS tracks

  1. Don’t Change – Shabooh Shoobah (1982)
  2. Disappear – X (1990)
  3. Not Enough Time – Welcome to Wherever You Are (1992)
  4. Need You Tonight – Kick (1987)
  5. The Stairs – X (1990)

INXS Spotify page

INXS Apple Music

Episode 2 – in High Fidelity – March 3, 2020 Click here to listen


  • The Oscars picked
  • Top 5 “Coming Soon” picks
  • Old Pick: High Fidelity (2000)
  • New Pick: High Fidelity (2020)
  • John Cusack: Listener poll picks, and Our picks
  • New Music picks – blues and funk
  • Old Music pick – which Doobie you be?
  • Final Bourbon pick
  • New picks from an old chick



Episode 2 Playlists

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John Cusack Top 5 Roles

Listener Picks

  1. Grosse Pointe Blank
  2. (tie) High Fidelity & Say Anything…
  3. Better Off Dead…
  4. The Sure Thing
  5. The Grifters
  6. (tie) Being John Malkovich & Hot Tub Time Machine

Jeff’s Picks

  1. Grosse Pointe Blank
  2. Say Anything…
  3. High Fidelity
  4. The Sure Thing
  5. Being John Malkovich

Kevin’s Picks

  1. High Fidelity
  2. Grosse Pointe Blank
  3. The Grifters
  4. Say Anything…
  5. Being John Malkovich

Episode 1 – Feb 8, 2020 – Click here to listen


  • New pick: Billie Eilish
  • Old pick: Rush
  • Movie picks: Oscar Best Picture
  • Grammy picks – Blood Sweat & Tears vs. The Beatles vs. Milli Vanilli
  • Superbowl pick: Shakira vs. J.Lo
  • Bourbon picks
Kevin & Jeff

Ep. 1 Playlist – click images to open Spotify

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