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Ear Buds Podcast

172 episodes - English - Latest episode: 16 days ago - ★★★★★ - 3 ratings

Two good buds talk about one good album (and a whole bunch of other stuff) for a good amount of time.

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"FutureSex/LoveSounds" by Justin Timberlake | REVIEW!!

April 08, 2024 11:10 - 1 hour - 152 MB

Is Justin Timberlake hot? IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en Podcast Website: https://anchor.fm/lucas-indrikovs0 Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7aAOPfmSbV9aJkdrKPYbWl?si=e46eb010fabb4258

"Beware and Be Grateful" by Maps & Atlases | REVIEW!

April 02, 2024 14:39 - 55 minutes - 103 MB

How can two people talk about math rock for so long without pulling out the abacus? Find out on this episode of Ear Buds Podcast where we talk about the Maps and Atlases album, "Beware and Be Grateful" IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en Podcast Website: https://anchor.fm/lucas-indrikovs0 Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7aAOPfmSbV9aJkdrKPYbWl?si=e46eb010fabb4258

Van Halen - "Van Halen" | ALBUM REVIEW AND HISTORY LESSON

March 25, 2024 17:01 - 1 hour - 74.8 MB

We have a very special guest on this week's episode of Ear Buds, Ash's dad Danny! He's a huge Van Halen-head and was 14 when their debut album came out so he gives us a history lesson and tons of context around why this album was and is still so hugely influential. Check it out!

Power Trip - "Nightmare Logic" | ALBUM REVIEW

March 04, 2024 18:36 - 53 minutes - 56.6 MB

This ain't our usual bag but this album is kinda freakin' awesome. IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en Website: https://anchor.fm/lucas-indrikovs0 Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg

Songs We Never Wanna Hear Again (Pt.2)

February 26, 2024 12:00 - 1 hour - 118 MB

What songs do you wanna hear?? I don't care! I just wannA KNOW WHAT SONGS YOU DON'T WANNA HEAR DAMMNN IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en Podcast Website: https://anchor.fm/lucas-indrikovs0 Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7aAOPfmSbV9aJkdrKPYbWl?si=e46eb010fabb4258

Natalia Lafourcade - "Hasta La Raíz" | REVIEW

February 12, 2024 23:01 - 51 minutes - 51.3 MB

Only one of us speaks spanish (and not even very well) so this was a mistake BUT... great record. Also, Lucas's audio isn't great. Sorry!

"The Never Story" - JID | ALBUM REVIEW

February 05, 2024 22:25 - 52 minutes - 98 MB

On this episode of Classic Catches the buds listen to one of the best rappers alive today and his debut album, "The Never Story" by JID. Does it still hold up, or is this a work better left in his early career? Check it out! IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en Podcast Website: https://anchor.fm/lucas-indrikovs0 Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7aAOPfmSbV9aJkdrKPYbWl?si=e46eb010fabb4258

What Songs From Commercials Stuck Out To Us?

January 29, 2024 15:51 - 55 minutes - 104 MB

In this Chit Chat we talk about songs in commercials, and with Lucas' Marketing degree, he's got some mess to get off his chest. Check it out! IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en Podcast Website: https://anchor.fm/lucas-indrikovs0 Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7aAOPfmSbV9aJkdrKPYbWl?si=e46eb010fabb4258

"And Now For The Whatchamacallit" by Psychedelic Porn Crumpets | REVIEW!!

January 22, 2024 12:00 - 1 hour - 125 MB

Join us to see if PPC is still at the top of their game in this slight departure in their catalogue. Check it out! IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en Podcast Website: https://anchor.fm/lucas-indrikovs0 Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7aAOPfmSbV9aJkdrKPYbWl?si=e46eb010fabb4258

3rd Annual Buddies Awards!!

January 15, 2024 12:00 - 2 hours - 242 MB

We talk about the albums we reviewed on the podcast this year and give out the Buddies to the best music of the year! Here's to a good 2024! IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en Podcast Website: https://anchor.fm/lucas-indrikovs0 Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7aAOPfmSbV9aJkdrKPYbWl?si=e46eb010fabb4258

"19" by WHOKILLEDXIX Review!!

January 08, 2024 20:56 - 46 minutes - 85.9 MB

yo WHOKILLEDXIX??? man i dont know? follow this murder mystery podcast as we try to figure it out! IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en Podcast Website: https://anchor.fm/lucas-indrikovs0

Surfer Blood - "Snowdonia" | REVIEW

January 08, 2024 19:51 - 40 minutes - 45.3 MB

A 50's winter wonderland of an album. Romantic and fun but is it fun enough for Ash to not be a freakin Scrooge McDuck about it?! Watch til the end to find out!

"Mandala" - Rx Bandits. A CLASSIC!

January 08, 2024 19:46 - 1 hour - 63.4 MB

We're back! And we're talking about one of our favorite bands, Rx Bandits. We talk about whether this album is a Mars Volta ripoff, why Lucas had such a hard time embracing this record when it came out, whether this album suffers from the lack of horn sections and that this album might have the best Rx Bandits lyrics to date.

"An Invitation To Tragedy" by Bigwig | Review!

January 08, 2024 19:45 - 48 minutes - 45.3 MB

On this episode of Ear Buds we talk about Big Wig's second album "An Invitation To Tragedy". As an old punk pop band, will we enjoy it in the modern era? Will Lucas love it like he did when he was a wee punk? Will Ash care at all? Check it out! IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en Podcast Website: https://anchor.fm/lucas-indrikovs0 Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7aAOPfmSbV9aJkdrKPYbWl?si=e46eb010fabb4258

"Around The Fur" - Deftones. A CLASSIC!

January 08, 2024 19:44 - 1 hour - 64.7 MB

On this episode we talk about the Deftones album, "Around The Fur"! Can Ash get passed "The Deftones' Formula"? Will it be as good as Lucas remembers? Check it out! IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en Podcast Website: https://anchor.fm/lucas-indrikovs0 Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7aAOPfmSbV9aJkdrKPYbWl?si=e46eb010fabb4258

Bad Religion - "Process of Belief" | REVIEW

November 27, 2023 21:27 - 59 minutes - 55.7 MB

It's a punk classic. There. Now you don't have to listen to the episode.

"Koi Child" by Koi Child | REVIEW!

October 23, 2023 18:50 - 56 minutes - 59.2 MB

Trippy jaaaaazzzzz maaaaaan

"Cease To Begin" by Band of Horses | REVIEW

October 06, 2023 01:37 - 56 minutes - 105 MB

they sure play well without fingers...

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard - "Petrodragonic Apocalypse" | REVIEW

September 18, 2023 16:38 - 56 minutes - 58.7 MB

What. a. great. record. We talk DnD, Gizzverse and why this album won us over every time we listened to it.

Black Mountain - "Destroyer" | REVIEW

August 28, 2023 18:26 - 41 minutes - 43.8 MB

What do you get when you cross Marilyn Manson, Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats and Pink Floyd? Maybe you get "Destroyer" by Black Mountain or maybe you get a horrifying devil-baby. Who knows?

"Whatever and Ever Amen" by Ben Folds Five | REVIEW!!

August 08, 2023 03:31 - 55 minutes - 50.5 MB

On this episode of Classic Catches, we listen to the Ben Folds Five album, "Whatever and Ever Amen". We have a very drastic rating for this album, but who sits on which side? Check it out! IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en Podcast Website: https://anchor.fm/lucas-indrikovs0 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7aAOPfmSbV9aJkdrKPYbWl?si=e46eb010fabb4258 Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg

"Purple Noon" by Washed Out | REVIEW

July 24, 2023 17:17 - 56 minutes - 54.2 MB

This was a fun one... we get high, we drink drinks, we talk shit and we get into everything we liked and disliked about Washed Out's suuuuper chill record, "Purple Noon". IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en Podcast Website: https://anchor.fm/lucas-indrikovs0

"Everything Went Numb" by Streetlight Manifesto | REVIEW!

July 11, 2023 03:34 - 1 hour - 112 MB

On this episode of Classic Catches, we talk about one of ska's essential albums, "Everything Goes Numb" by Streetlight Manifesto. Is it too much brass?? Is it?? Is IT??????????? AAAAHHHH IS IT TOO MUCH BRASS AAAAHHH check it out IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en Podcast Website: https://anchor.fm/lucas-indrikovs0 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7aAOPfmSbV9aJkdrKPYbWl?si=e46eb010fabb4258 Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg

"First Temple" by Closure in Moscow

June 26, 2023 19:27 - 1 hour - 61.9 MB

Cheap Mars Volta ripoff or a multi-faceted, widely influenced, underrated rock album? Listen and find out!

"Mr.Wonderful" by Action Bronson | REVIEW

June 15, 2023 02:06 - 1 hour - 119 MB

On this episode of Classic Catches, we talk about Lucas' favorite rapper, Action Bronson, and his debut major label release, "Mr. Wonder". Where does this rank in the Bronson discography? IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en Podcast Website: https://anchor.fm/lucas-indrikovs0 Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7aAOPfmSbV9aJkdrKPYbWl?si=e46eb010fabb4258

Wolf People - "Ruins" w/out music

June 05, 2023 16:38 - 41 minutes - 38.1 MB

We talk the epic folk-metal album "Ruins" by Wolf People. Get into it.

Wolf People - "Ruins"

June 05, 2023 16:38 - 41 minutes - 38.1 MB

We talk the epic folk-metal album "Ruins" by Wolf People. Get into it.

How Good Is The Gorillaz Discography?

March 15, 2023 11:00 - 46 minutes - 87.4 MB

On this Chit Chat we talk about and Rank every album by the Gorillaz from S-F. Check It Out!   IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en  Podcast Website: https://anchor.fm/lucas-indrikovs0  Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7aAOPfmSbV9aJkdrKPYbWl?si=e46eb010fabb4258   Albums ranked:  Gorillaz   G-Sides  Demon Dayz   D-Sides   Plastic Beach   The Fall   Humanz   The Now Now   Song Machine, Season One: Str...

Live Music: Is It Still Worth It?

March 02, 2023 01:00 - 48 minutes - 53.5 MB

It's a Chit Chat, man! On this episode, we're talking about our most and least favorite types of music to see live.  Believe it or not, we'd prefer to sit as often as possible, Lucas wants to be chill while Ash wants to f*ck sh*t *p, we argue about how good and/or shitty live hip hop shows are, what's with the weird energy at country shows?, Ash renders Lucas speechless with her fav live music genre reveal, and Lucas shares a story about The Great British Bakeoff. We talk about the science...

"Acid Rap" by Chance the Rapper

February 28, 2023 20:40 - 39 minutes - 38.3 MB

Special drop! We've been sitting on this episode for a while and wanted to finally put it out. Lucas listens to Chance the Rapper for the first time thanks to Ash forcing him to.  We talk about the charismatic and weirdly divisive artist Chance the Rapper, the "controversy" around Chance the Rapper's latest albums, Action Bronson's weak feature, and Lucas drops knowledge on THC and shrooms. Instagram YouTube Spotify

Songs Nobody Ever Needs To Hear Again

February 15, 2023 12:00 - 30 minutes - 56.7 MB

On this Chit Chat we talk about the songs that pierce through our fuckin skulls each time we hear them. These are the songs that have been overplayed and aged like fine milk, but which ones did we choose? Check it out!  IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en  Podcast Website: https://anchor.fm/lucas-indrikovs0  Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg

Music In Public Places?

February 08, 2023 12:00 - 15 minutes - 28.5 MB

In this Chit Chat we talk about if/when it's okay to play music in public. It isn't. I guess you don't need to watch the video anymore but you should anyway cause Ash is sloshed and it's funny watching her try to say words. Check it out!   IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en Podcast Website: https://anchor.fm/lucas-indrikovs0

What Are Our Favorite Movie Soundtracks?

January 18, 2023 12:00 - 29 minutes - 54.1 MB

On this Chit Chat we talk about our favorite movie soundtracks. Which ones came first to mind, and which ones made our top 3? Check it out!

2nd Annual "Buddies" Awards Show!!!

January 16, 2023 19:55 - 2 hours - 132 MB

Another year in the books and so many awards to hand out! Best New Album of 2022 “The Forever Story” - JID “Melt My Eyez See Your Future” - Denzel Curry "LOUIE" - Kenny Beats "Cave World" - Viagra Boys Honorable Mention: "Red Ballon" - Tank and the Bangas Best Feature Bootie Brown (Dirty Harry - “Demon Days”) T-Pain (Troubles - “Melt My Eyez See Your Future”) Meyhem Lauren (Turkish - "Cocodrillo Turbo") MF DOOM (November Has Come - "Demon Dayz") Honorable Mentions: Zach De La Roc...

Classic Catches: ”Hawaii Pt II” by Miracle Musical

January 09, 2023 18:55 - 45 minutes - 41.8 MB

On this episode of Ear Buds, we share our thoughts on ”Hawaii Pt II” by Miracle Musical! We talk about the history of Miracle Musical, our disappointment that the world didn’t end in 2012, all the cultural influences that show up on Hawaii Pt II, reading backwards, comedians who like musicals and our disdain for obnoxious theater people. Take a listen and let us know what you think! Rate us, review us and follow us on IG @EBPcast or our YouTube channel. ”Hawaii Pt II” on Spotify - https://...

CHRISTMAS SPECIAL! Joe Pesci’s ”Vincent LaGuardia Gambini Sings Just For You”

December 26, 2022 16:43 - 37 minutes - 33.9 MB

On this episode of Ear Buds, we share our thoughts on Joe Pesci’s timeless classic album ”Vincent LaGuardia Gambini Sings Just For You”! We talk about My Cousin Vinny, Joe Pesci’s history as a lounge singer, our ”Best Of” episode coming out soon, Ash loses her god damn mind pretending she likes this record and Lucas holds nothing back expressing his absolutely disdain. Take a listen and let us know what you think! Rate us, review us and follow us on IG @EBPcast or on our YouTube channel. ”...

What Are Your Favorite Songs That Sound Nothing Like The Band?

December 07, 2022 12:00 - 37 minutes - 69.6 MB

On this Chit Chat we talk about specific songs in an artist’s discography that sound NOTHING like their usual stuff. Which bands have disappointed us the most? Check it out!   IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en Podcast Website: https://earbudspodcast.podbean.com/ Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg

Classic Catches - ”Guitar Romantic” by The Exploding Hearts

December 05, 2022 19:01 - 47 minutes - 43.5 MB

On this episode of Ear Buds, we share our thoughts on ”Guitar Romantic” by The Exploding Hearts! We talk about power pop, our histories with Limewire/Kazzaa/Morpheus/Napster, the history of punk, Ash breaks Lucas’s fat pig heart, and Lucas has a little too much to drink. Take a listen and let us know what you think! Rate us, review us and follow us on IG @EBPcast or on our YouTube channel. ”Guitar Romantic” on Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/album/7aVPEspGJGhpnhCpiqeJ5D?si=RbCZVenXQOaOk...

What Are Your Favorite Video Game Soundtracks?

November 30, 2022 12:00 - 36 minutes - 67.8 MB

On this Chit Chat we talk about some of our favorite full soundtracks from various video games! Some old, some new, some original, some copyright. What influenced and caught our attention in the digital world? Check it out!    IG: https://www.instagram.com/ebpcast/?hl=en Podcast Website: https://earbudspodcast.podbean.com/ Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg

Special Episode! - David Beck’s ”Bloom and Fade”

November 15, 2022 16:37 - 55 minutes - 50.7 MB

On this episode of Ear Buds, we share our thoughts on David Beck’s ”Bloom and Fade”! David is a local Austin musician, and we’re psyched to be asked (by one of Lucas’s oldest and best friends) to check out his new record and we had thoughts! We talk about funny bar trivia team names, Lucas’s history with David Beck, David Beck’s long musical journey, all the different genres they pulled from to write ”Bloom and Fade”, loving Jesus and smoking weed, the indoctrination we all grew up with in t...

Classic Catches: ”The Mars Volta” by The Mars Volta

November 07, 2022 08:00 - 56 minutes - 51.9 MB

On this episode of Ear Buds, we share our thoughts on Mars Volta’s latest record, ”Mars Volta”! We had a lot of strong opinions because we both absolutely love Mars Volta. We talk about Lucas picking up his dog from the kennel, Ash seeing Mars Volta live recently, how Mars Volta has been threatening to make a pop record for a while, how confused we were listening to this new album, we compare the new Mars Volta to Rx Bandits and we go toe to toe on naming Adult Swim cartoon. Take a listen an...

Classic Catches: ”Hyperstory” by Hyperstory

October 31, 2022 07:00 - 41 minutes - 76.9 MB

On this Classic Catch, we review Hyperstory's one and only album, "Hyperstory". It's an obscure and mysterious album, but will we like it enough to try and unravel some of the mysteries? Check it out!   IG: @ebpcast Podcast Website: https://earbudspodcast.podbean.com/ Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg

Classic Catches: ”2019” by Matt Embree

October 24, 2022 07:00 - 37 minutes - 70.2 MB

On this episode of Ear Buds we talk about Matt Embree's solo record "2019". Is it too different from what we like about RX Bandits, is it not different enough? Check it out! IG: @ebpcast Podcast Website: https://earbudspodcast.podbean.com/ Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg

Classic Catches: Violent Soho’s ”Hungry Ghost”

October 17, 2022 07:00 - 38 minutes - 35.4 MB

We talk about Violent Soho’s throwback grunge vibes, how the album art doesn’t set the proper expectations for ”Hungry Ghost”, our love for the production on this record, farting in a movie theater, Lucas’s love for sparkling water, and everything else we love and kinda sort of don’t love about ”Hungry Ghost” by Violent Soho. Listen to the album and then listen to the ep and let us know what you think of Violent Soho’s ”Hungry Ghost”! Comment on our Youtube or follow us on IG @EBPcast.

Listener Appreciation Ep. 2 - Mozzy’s ”Beyond Bulletproof” and Aesthetic Perfection’s ”Into the Black”

October 10, 2022 18:18 - 45 minutes - 41.7 MB

Apparently we have listeners and they wanted us to check out ”Beyond Bulletproof” by Mozzy and ”Into the Black” by Aesthetic Perfection and BOY DID WE. We talk about what we’d wear in the club listening to Aesthetic Perfection (mesh shirt vs. crop top), Mozzy’s lyricism that is impressive but gets stale at times, Lucas wanting to become a Ganjier, and Ash says ”fuck you” to Lucas for one of his ratings. Listen to the albums then listen to the ep and let us know what you think of Mozzy and Ae...

Special Episode! JoeJas’s ”Gaps and Nomads”

October 04, 2022 20:34 - 34 minutes - 31.5 MB

We got a special one today, buddies! JoeJas reached out to us to listen to his self-produced record ”Gaps and Nomads,” and we’re honored! We talk about JoeJas’s zannyness, his energy, his charisma and how impressed we were that he did everything on this record. We talk about the ups and downs of being the only cook in the kitchen, all the different eras of music present on this album, reviewing independent artists and where we think JoeJas is headed with his music. Listen to the album then l...

What Are Your Top 5 Guilty Pleasure Songs?

September 28, 2022 11:00 - 34 minutes - 63.2 MB

On this Chit Chat we talk some of our favorite cringe inducing guilty pleasure songs. Our lists are completely different, but who's songs are most unforgivable? Check it out! IG: @ebpcast Podcast Website: https://earbudspodcast.podbean.com/ Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg

”King’s Disease” by Nas and ”Jessica Rabbit” by Sleigh Bells (Viewer Appreciation Episode)

September 26, 2022 11:00 - 45 minutes - 85.3 MB

On this episode Ear Buds we talk about some viewer requested albums! This has been a long time coming, but what will we think of "King's Disease" by Nas and Hitboy, and "Jessica Rabbit" by Sleigh Bells. Check it out! IG: @ebpcast Podcast Website: https://earbudspodcast.podbean.com/

Fresh Drop: ”Ali” by Khruangbin and Vieux Farka Touré

September 24, 2022 23:01 - 33 minutes - 62.6 MB

On this Fresh Drop we drop in on Khruangbin and their Khruangfriend Vieux, seeing how they did on their new collaborative project, "Ali". Can Lucas and Ash collaborate on making a bearable episode? Check it out! IG: @ebpcast Podcast Website: https://earbudspodcast.podbean.com/ Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg

What Are The Best Wrestling Entrance Songs?

September 21, 2022 11:00 - 24 minutes - 45.1 MB

On this Chit Chat we go through our favorite wrestling entrance songs, and get lost in the WRESTLING UNIVERSE. Chat with us! IG: @ebpcast Podcast Website: https://earbudspodcast.podbean.com/ Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaXJwMl2HWRhXCOmcf5Y8dg