Smithereens drummer (and host of Denny's Den on WFMU's Rock'N'Soul Radio) Dennis
Diken drops by Studio A to talk about favorite drum-forward records, and the new
release from The Smithereens, "The Lost Album."
Michael welcomes Johnathan Richman back to the show to discuss his newest release
"Cold Pizza & Other Hot Stuff" and his current tour that brings him to Montclair's Outpost In The Burbs on October 15th.
Michael chats with 82 year old Louisiana swamp pop architect Tommy McClain about his long career and his new release "I Ran Down Every Dream," which features contributions from Elvis Costello, Nick Lowe, Van Dyke Parks, Augie Meyers and Warren Storm.