Episode 99: If I Was Your Girlfriend

On Episode 99 of the Press Rewind – Prince Lyrics Podcast, Christy Norman from The Mountains & the Sea and Killer Fun podcasts returns to the show to offer her perspective on the at times romantic, but mostly troubling, and brilliant "If I Was Your Girlfriend" off Sign o' the Times. This BIG IMPORTANT PRINCE … Continue reading Episode 99: If I Was Your Girlfriend

Episode 96: Hot Thing

On Episode 96 of the Press Rewind – Prince Lyrics Podcast, I'm joined by Prince scholar, author, and #PrinceTwitterThread co-founder, Edgar Kruize, to discuss Sign o' the Times' "Hot Thing." Edgar and I overanalyze the hell out of what is primarily just a thumping dance track with a slammin' beat and great Prince screams.  https://press-rewind.blubrry.net/2021/06/26/hot-thing-press-rewind-prince-lyrics-podcast/ "Are your … Continue reading Episode 96: Hot Thing

Episode 92: The Ballad of Dorothy Parker

On Episode 92 of the Press Rewind – Prince Lyrics Podcast, I welcome a new guest, Angel Monique, to chat about one of the greatest story songs in Prince's career, "The Ballad of Dorothy Parker," from Sign O' the Times. We navigate the dream-like stream of consciousness lyrics, debate whether Prince actually knew who Dorothy … Continue reading Episode 92: The Ballad of Dorothy Parker

Episode 90: Play In the Sunshine

On Episode 90 of the Press Rewind – Prince Lyrics Podcast, Rhonda Nicole returns to talk to me about one of the more fun and funky songs to follow a dark and ominous opener in album tracklisting history. The ying to "Sign O' the Times'" yang, it's "Play in the Sunshine!" https://press-rewind.blubrry.net/2021/04/26/play-in-the-sunshine-press-rewind-prince-lyrics-podcast/ "I'm feeling kind … Continue reading Episode 90: Play In the Sunshine