Episode 88: Love or Money

On Episode 88 of the Press Rewind – Prince Lyrics Podcast, Richard Cole (@RichardCole_NOW) from the Amari Purple Talk Podcast (AmariCommunications.com) joins me to chat about the "Kiss" B-side, "Love or Money." The song is notable as it scores the fun shopping montage scene in Under the Cherry Moon as well as winning the 1986 Golden … Continue reading Episode 88: Love or Money

High-Speed Dub Review: Prince’s Parade Era B-Side and 12″ Remixes

In terms of musical output post-1999, I would say that Parade has the weakest collection of unreleased B-sides. 1999 and Purple Rain set the standard. Check out this murderer's row of non-album classics. How Come U Don't Call Me AnymoreHorny ToadIrresistible Bitch17 DaysErotic CityGodAnother Lonely Christmas Honestly, that would be a dope little LP right … Continue reading High-Speed Dub Review: Prince’s Parade Era B-Side and 12″ Remixes

Episode 87: Sometimes It Snows in April

On Episode 87 of the Press Rewind – Prince Lyrics Podcast, Jerry Bonner (@JBonner71) joins me to discuss the somber, wistful ballad, "Sometimes It Snows in April" from Parade. We discuss a few lyrical question marks that the song asks as well as connection to the film and the accidental eulogy that the song became … Continue reading Episode 87: Sometimes It Snows in April

Episode 86: Anotherloverholenyohead

On Episode 86 of the Press Rewind – Prince Lyrics Podcast, I welcome first-time guest, musician Rhonda Nicole (rhondanicole.com) to the show to talk with me about the uber-funky penultimate track off Parade, "Anotherloverholenyohead." https://press-rewind.blubrry.net/2021/03/19/anotherloverholenyohead-press-rewind-prince-lyrics-podcast/ "We are brothers and sisters united all 4 love." Parade is filled with many songs that bring joy to the … Continue reading Episode 86: Anotherloverholenyohead

Episode 85: Kiss

On Episode 85 of the Press Rewind – Prince Lyrics Podcast, author, blogger, and speaker Laura Tiebert (lauratiebert.com) joins me to talk about one of Prince's biggest hits, "Kiss." Despite a complicated and messy origin story, "Kiss" is most famous for its stellar guitar work, Prince's impeccable falsetto, fun yet straightforward lyrics, and that startling … Continue reading Episode 85: Kiss

Episode 82: Venus De Milo & Alexa De Paris

On Episode 82 of the Press Rewind – Prince Lyrics Podcast, I take a break from lyric dissection so I can talk about two instrumental tracks from the Parade era. The beautiful piano and orchestral album track, "Venus de Milo," and the bombastic guitar rocker, "Alexa de Paris." https://press-rewind.blubrry.net/2021/02/06/venus-de-milo-alexa-de-paris-press-rewind-prince-lyrics-podcast/ What exactly is there to talk … Continue reading Episode 82: Venus De Milo & Alexa De Paris

Episode 81: Life Can Be So Nice

On Episode 81 of the Press Rewind – Prince Lyrics Podcast, I welcome a brand new guest to the show, Roy Turner (@TrickyKid2 on Twitter) of Tricky Kid Media (https://www.facebook.com/TrickyKidRadio/), to talk with me about his favorite song, "Life Can Be So Nice." This jubilant and chaotic Parade track soundtracks a memorable scene in Under the Cherry Moon, and it brings … Continue reading Episode 81: Life Can Be So Nice