Dan and Dan Podcast

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Meet Dan and Dan! Dan Reed is the Music Director and Afternoon Host at WXPN/Philadelphia and Dan DeLuca is a Music Critic and Columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer and Philly.com. Dan and Dan don’t just theorize about music, they bring it to us firsthand. From artists to producers to authors, Dan and Dan welcome guests that have put their stamp on rock and roll. It’s a podcast for the music fan in all of us.


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Dave Vanian of The Damned

Meet Dan and Dan! Dan Reed, Music Director and Afternoon Host at WXPN/Philadelphia and Dan DeLuca, Music Critic and Columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer sit down on a bi-weekly basis to talk MUSIC! HDave Vanian of English rock band The Damned joined us live in the studio. In a career spanning conversation Dave recounts stories of the band’s early shows in the U.S., their current 40th anniversary, and what the future looks like for The Damned. Plus, the Dan’s remember Chris Cornell and talk about the recent controversy surrounding PWR BTTM. - Fri, 19 May 2017 15:12 EDT

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Mother's Day w/ Virginia Hanlon Grohl

Meet Dan and Dan! Dan Reed, Music Director and Afternoon Host at WXPN/Philadelphia and Dan DeLuca, Music Critic and Columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer sit down on a bi-weekly basis to talk MUSIC! Happy Mother's Day! The Dan's are excited to welcome Virginia Hanlon Grohl to the podcast. Yup, Dave Grohl's mom joins us to talk about her new book 'From Cradle to Stage: Stories from the Mothers Who Rocked and Raised Rock Stars'. She is a fabulous interview and tells stories about her newfound relationships with other rock moms. Plus, a very special guest appearance by Dan's mom! Which one? You'll have to listen to find out. - Wed, 10 May 2017 17:42 EDT

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Bob Gruen

Meet Dan and Dan! Dan Reed, Music Director and Afternoon Host at WXPN/Philadelphia and Dan DeLuca, Music Critic and Columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer sit down on a bi-weekly basis to talk MUSIC! On this edition of the Dan and Dan Music Podcast, we explore rock and roll through the lens of a camera. Bob Gruen is one of the most celebrated rock photographers of all-time and he’s responsible for iconic images of your favorite artists from John Lennon to Joe Strummer to Tina Turner. Bob calls in to talk about his incredible career behind the camera. Also, the Dan’s rate a brand new song from The War on Drugs, and tell us their favorite songs about, what else, photography! - Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:42 EDT

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Bob Seger

WARNING: This podcast contains explicit language! Meet Dan and Dan! Dan Reed, Music Director and Afternoon Host at WXPN/Philadelphia and Dan DeLuca, Music Critic and Columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer sit down on a bi-weekly basis to talk MUSIC! If you've ever searched for Bob Seger on one of your favorite streaming services, you've likely come up empty. Seger continues to be one of the major artist hold-outs to music streaming. Recently, Tim Quirk authored an NPR article called 'Where Have All The Bob Seger Albums Gone?' Tim joins Dan and Dan to answer that very question and discuss the legacy of Bob Seger in the digital age. Also, this episode marks the return of our 2 Minute Drill! Plus, the Dan's pick their 'Songs of the Week' and tell us a song that they hated at first, but learned to love over time for their 'Homework Assignment'. - Thu, 6 Apr 2017 10:42 EDT

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Chuck Berry

WARNING: This podcast contains explicit language! Meet Dan and Dan! Dan Reed, Music Director and Afternoon Host at WXPN/Philadelphia and Dan DeLuca, Music Critic and Columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer sit down on a bi-weekly basis to talk MUSIC! The world lost a pillar of rock & roll when Chuck Berry died last weekend. The iconic rocker passed away at the age of 90 leaving behind a blueprint for rock music. Despite all his contributions to music, Chuck also had his flaws and troubles. In addition to looking back at the life of Chuck Berry, Dan and Dan analyze other deeply flawed rock stars and how their troubles impacted their stardom. We also listen to a new Chuck Berry song and the Dan’s pick their favorite Chuck covers. - Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:30 EDT

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