Bill Withers Live at Carnegie Hall, Opinions on Anohni and the Johnsons


Bill Withers is beloved for writing classics like Lean On Me, but Greg Kot has long contended that Withers’ best album is Live at Carnegie Hall. This week hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot honor Withers’ life by doing a classic album dissection on that record and review the latest album from Anohni and the Johnsons.

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My Back Was A Bridge For You To Cross Anohni and the Johnsons

ANOHNI My Back Was A Bridge For You To Cross

Anohni and the Johnsons have released their first album in 13 years with “My Back Was A Bridge For You To Cross.” Jim and Greg agree that it is a powerful album and Anohni is as strong a vocalist as ever. Jim even calls it a soul record.

Classic Album Dissection: Bill Withers Live at Carnegie Hall


Jim and Greg do a classic album dissection of Bill Withers' album “Bill Withers Live At Carnegie Hall.” They give an overview of Withers' early life and unlikely pathway to stardom. They also detail his even more unlikely early retirement from the music industry. This album is also one of the only live albums that Jim has a lasting appreciation for.

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