In this episode, Nathan and Jen talk about rolling stones, dead rock stars, and the most lovable street gang ever! We also bring you podsafe music that fits the theme of “Songs About Men” or the theme “Songs About Women”.
Halfway Around the World is sponsored by Audible. The book sample that you hear in this episode is from Street Gang: The Complete History of Sesame Street by Michael Davis. It is narrated by Caroll Spinney.
You can read Nathan’s review of this book that he wrote for Book Sandwich.
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Music in this episode by
* Edmund’s Crown (Now a solo project by Greg Pope), with a song called “Keith Richards” (Jen’s selection)
* Jim Dyck & Richard Franklin, with a song called “Face Down On the Bathroom Floor” (Jen’s selection)
* Alun Parry, with a song called “John Lennon Said” (Jen’s selection)
* Blake Morgan, with a song called “She’s Coming Down” (Nathan’s selection)
* Sweet Honey In the Rock, with a song called “The Women Gather” (Nathan’s selection)
* Beggar’s Ride, with a song called “Women Across the River” (Nathan’s selection)
In Music News:
* The cause of Whitney’s death is revealed.
This news came from Associated Press.
* Can you guess what the most adopted gadget of the past fifty years is?
This news came from The Atlantic.
* There will be a career-spanning documentary of the Rolling Stones!
This news came from Rolling Stone magazine.
The theme music for this podcast is a sample taken from “Someone You Don’t Know” by Duwende.