Dec 19, 2020
Episode 120: The Pretenders - "2000 Miles" (1983), Depeche Mode - "Christmas Island" (1986), and Holiday Giveaway
How fitting that the last episode of 2020 also ends with a 20! For episode 120, Brian and Sarah sit down in their festively decorated studio to discuss two songs-- one with decidedly more of a holiday...
Dec 8, 2020
Episode 119: Falco - 3 (1985) - Part 2
Wilkommen! Brian and Sarah are back to talk more about Falco-- or, as Brian likes to call him, The Austrian Slick-Meister-- and his third album, 3, released in 1985.
This episode covers the two remaining singles, "Jeanny" and "Rock Me Amadeus," along with the album track "Männer...
Nov 30, 2020
Episode 118: Falco - 3 (1985) - Part 1
Since 1986, Brian has yearned to be recognized as a leading expert on all things Falco, as Sarah does her best to tolerate this dream. While this installment of the podcast may not get him all the way to his goal, Brian is overjoyed to be able to say that he has taken the first...
Nov 17, 2020
Oingo Boingo - Dead Man's Party (1985) - Part
After a brief interruption to record an "emergency episode," Brian and Sarah return to their examination of the 1985 Oingo Boingo album Dead Man's Party. This classic release just celebrated its 35th anniversary, and our hosts are ready to continue the...
Nov 8, 2020
Episode 116: Depeche Mode Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction 2020
Here's something that hasn't happened in a while-- an emergency episode of the Permanent Record Podcast! What could cause the hosts to pause their discussion of Dead Man's Party by Oingo Boingo? Why, Depeche Mode of course! The boys from Basildon were...