Episode 46: International Lover

On Episode 46 of the Press Rewind – Prince Lyrics Podcast, things get steamy when I discuss the lyrics to the sensual, seductive, and playful "International Lover" off Prince's 1999 album. It's an iconic ballad that, along with "Do Me, Baby," established the Prince brand of balladry to be used as a template for countless … Continue reading Episode 46: International Lover

Episode 42: Something in the Water (Does Not Compute)

On Episode 42 of the Press Rewind – Prince Lyrics Podcast, Josh Norman from The Mountains & the Sea podcast joins me discuss the lyrics (and delivery!) of melancholy, sparse and emotionally fraught track, “Something In The Water (Does Not Compute)” from Prince’s 5th album, 1999. https://press-rewind.blubrry.net/2019/11/24/prince-lyrics-podcast-something-in-the-water-does-not-compute-2/ "You think you're special? Well, so do I." Prince’s … Continue reading Episode 42: Something in the Water (Does Not Compute)

Episode 39: Let’s Pretend We’re Married

On Episode 39 of the Press Rewind – Prince Lyrics Podcast, Erica Thompson (APurpleDayInDecember.com) joins me to break down the at times equally traditional, profane & religious (?!?!) "Let's Pretend We're Married" off Prince's 1999 album. I also bring back Jerry Bonner to share a story about how he was blown away by the utterly … Continue reading Episode 39: Let’s Pretend We’re Married

Episode 37: Little Red Corvette

On Episode 37 of the Press Rewind – Prince Lyrics Podcast, fellow blogger Zachary Hoskins (princesongs.org) joins me to chat about one of the most significant songs of Prince's career, the enduring and flat out phenomenal "Little Red Corvette" from the 1999 album. https://press-rewind.blubrry.net/2019/10/01/prince-lyrics-podcast-little-red-corvette/ "But it was Saturday night, I guess that makes it all right." … Continue reading Episode 37: Little Red Corvette