For their 100th Episode, Aaron and Brent welcome a special guest who equally shares their love of music, both new and old.
With a radio career that started in the mid 80s before transitioning to television in 1995 hosting MTV’s 120 Minutes, Matt Pinfield has earned respect from fans, peers, and musicians over the years for his encyclopedia-like mind of music history and never-ending passion for the music he loves.
As Vice President of A & R and Artist Development for Columbia Records, Pinfield was responsible for the signing and overseeing the production of albums by acts including Coheed & Cambria and Crossfade.
In 2016, Pinfield penned his memoir, All Of These Things I’ve Done: My Insane, Improbable Rock Life, named after the song The Killers wrote about him.
Not only does Pinfield take part in a compelling discussion on all things music with Aaron and Brent but he also joins them in picking artists to spotlight including The Virginmarys, Tyler Warren, and, The Wonder Stuff.
Matt Pinfield is a well-respected tv and radio host and music historian. He was the host of MTV’s 120 minutes, served as Vice President of A & R and Artist Development for Columbia Records, and now finds himself hosting the weekly music and interview program “New & Approved” on KLOS in Los Angeles. In 2016, Pinfield published a memoir, All These Things That I’ve Done: My Insane, Improbable Rock Life”.
Radio Show: New and Approved 95.5FM KLOS
Book: All These Things I’ve Done: My Insane, Improbable Rock Life
This Week’s Playlist
- In My Head – Tyler Warren – Bookend: A Retrospective (2020) Brent
- Bang Bang Bang – The Virginmarys – King Of Conflict (2013) Aaron
- Feet to the Flames – The Wonder Stuff – Better Being Lucky (2019) Matt
- (16:04) Taylor Swift Covering Salary and Healthcare For Employees of Nashville Record Store Grimey’s – Consequence of Sound
(16:59) Matt Pinfield – What’s In My Bag? – YouTube
- (01:25:43) The Artie Lange Show – The Virginmarys (Interview) – Musical Guest – YouTube
(01:26:08) The Virginmarys – Full Performance (Live from The Big Room) – YouTube
(01:31:37) Tyler Warren – Rush’s Permanent Waves – Full Album Performance – YouTube
(01:31:54) “The Show Must Go On” – Tyler Warren – Age 8 – May 1994 – YouTube
- Queen Extravaganza – Tyler Warren – “One Vision” Drum Audition – YouTube
- Queen Extravaganza – Tyler Warren – “Somebody To Love” Guitar Audition – YouTube
The Wonder Stuff
Listen to the Playlist
- Tyler Warren
- The Virginmarys
- The Wonder Stuff
- Electric Prunes
- The White Stripes
- Foy Vance
- David Bowie
- Coheed and Cambria
- The Yard Birds
- Pearl Jam
- Jason Isbell
- Tommy Roe
- Johnny Paycheck
- The Killers
- Glen Campbell