Episode 53: Computer Blue

On Episode 53 of the Press Rewind – Prince Lyrics Podcast, Jerry Bonner and I discuss the longer, alternate "Hallway Speech" version of "Computer Blue," originally released on the Purple Rain soundtrack. Wendy & Lisa set the progressive & experimental tone for the track with their iconic spoken-word opening before Prince & the Revolution take … Continue reading Episode 53: Computer Blue

Episode 49: Irresistible Bitch

On Episode 49 of the Press Rewind – Prince Lyrics Podcast, the musician Snax (snaxonline.org), and I talk about the dark and foreboding 1999 era B-side, "Irresistible Bitch." Prince is being used, abused and treated like dirt....but he still comes back for more. A tale of masochistic obsession and terminology ownership happens to also be … Continue reading Episode 49: Irresistible Bitch

Episode 48: Horny Toad

On Episode 48 of the Press Rewind – Prince Lyrics Podcast, fellow blogger Zachary Hoskins (PrinceSongs.org) joins me to chat about the ridiculous, ballsy, yet still somehow enjoyable 1999 era B-side, "Horny Toad." Prince delivers a winking nod to his nasty persona throughout the song's lyrics and we cover it line by deviant line. https://press-rewind.blubrry.net/2020/01/15/prince-lyrics-podcast-horny-toad/Continue reading Episode 48: Horny Toad

Episode 47: How Come U Don’t Call Me Anymore

On Episode 47 of the Press Rewind – Prince Lyrics Podcast, Prince gets emotionally raw with us on his piano and a microphone break-up ballad, "How Come U Don't Call Me Anymore." The "1999" B-side gave us a glimpse of Prince we hadn't seen much of before. It's just one lousy dime…pick up the phone … Continue reading Episode 47: How Come U Don’t Call Me Anymore