This Episode

If you’re anything like me, you were feeling the blues following the pomp of this year’s big political conventions. So take an hour before the next jaw-dropping bombshell hits, relax, and rest your mind.


  1. Deep Water by Portishead
  2. Hell by James Brown
  3. Ave, Lúcifer by Os Mutantes
  4. It Be’s That Way Sometimes by Nina Simone
  5. What Are They Doing in Heaven Today? by Washington Phillips
  6. Ballad of Hollins Brown by Bob Dylan
  7. Europe Endless by Kraftwerk
  8. Chronological Disorder by 90 Day Men
  9. Sample and Hold by Neil Young
  10. Wordy Rappinghood by Tom Tom Club
  11. All These Governors by The Evens
  12. Pride by King Biscuit Entertainers
  13. Held the Hand by Daniel Johnston
  14. I’m Reverse Vampire by Sedan
  15. The Big Ship by Brian Eno