The Sounds in My HeadAuthor: Daniel
13 Nov 2018

The Sounds in My Head

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The Sounds in My Head is a music podcast featuring songs and bands you might have missed. Hosted by an indie-pop loving Brooklynite named Daniel since 2004.

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    S15,E19: 11/12/18 (Fascinations Grand Chorus, Pageants, Snapped Ankles, Gabby's World, Magic Potion, Molly Nilsson, Dean Wareham vs Cheval Sombre, Reptaliens)

    01. Until I Found You - Fascinations Grand Chorus

    02. Will-O'-the-Wisp - Pageants

    03. Drink and Glide - Snapped Ankles

    04. Rear View - Gabby's World

    05. I Get You - Gabby's World

    06. Tour Mate Sex Dream - Gabby's World

    07. Shock Proof - Magic Potion

    08. Foamy Lace - Magic Potion

    09. Every Night Is New - Molly Nilsson

    10. A Slice of Lemon - Molly Nilsson

    11. Mountains of the Moon - Dean Wareham vs Cheval Sombre

    12. Wayfaring Stranger - Dean Wareham vs Cheval Sombre

    13. Echo Park - Reptaliens

    This episode features a clip of Weekend Update from NBC's Saturday Night Live where Colin and Michael talk about the results from last week's Midterm Elections in the US.

  • Posted on 12 Nov 2018

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    S15,E18: 10/29/18 (Michael Cera feat. Sharon Van Etten, Al Bairre, Cold Beat, Matt Berry, The Goon Sax, Sonny Smith, Willie Nelson, Pavo Pavo)

    01. Best I Can - Michael Cera feat. Sharon Van Etten

    02. Bungalow - Al Bairre

    03. Julia - Al Bairre

    04. Love Is a Stranger - Cold Beat

    05. Jennifer - Cold Beat

    06. Doctor Who - Matt Berry

    07. Make Time 4 Love - The Goon Sax

    08. A Few Times Too Many - The Goon Sax

    09. Burnin' Up - Sonny Smith

    10. Pictures of You - Sonny Smith

    11. Vote ‘Em Out - Willie Nelson

    12. Mystery Hour - Pavo Pavo

    This episode features the audio from a get-out-the-vote ad called “Dear Young People, Don't Vote”. For the love of all things sacred, YOU HAVE GOT TO GET OUT THERE AND VOTE ON NOVEMBER 6th FOR DEMOCRATS. The stakes really couldn't be higher.

  • Posted on 29 Oct 2018

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    S15,E17: 10/15/18 (AFRICA! N.D. Hotshots, The World of Birds, Dur-Dur Band, The Apostles, S. Piliso & His Super Seven, Joseph Mazibuko, WVV, Hailu Mergia, Hyroine)



    01. U.S.A. Special - N.D. Hotshots

    02. Open Up - The World of Birds

    03. Having You - The World of Birds

    04. Yabaal - Dur-Dur Band

    05. Gorof (Elixir) - Dur-Dur Band

    06 Vrede O.F.S. - Joseph Mazibuko

    07. Don't Huzzle for Love - The Apostles

    08. Kuya Hanjwa - S. Piliso & His Super Seven

    09. Fourier - WVV

    10. Principia - WVV

    11. Minilbelsh - Hailu Mergia

    12. Fly Over Dubai - Hyroine


    No sound clips, but the music I talked over was "Omnyakane" by Royal Players, "Beer Club" by Orlando Six, "Midnight Ska" by Reggie Msomi's Hollywood Jazz Band, and "Loafers Corner" by Orlando Seven all off the wonderful South African Jazz and Jive (1954-1960) album.

  • Posted on 15 Oct 2018

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    S15,E16: 10/01/18 (They Might Be Giants, Princess Chelsea, Saint Etienne, Mikaela Davis, Rubblebucket, Hey Geronimo, The Surfrajettes)

    01. The Communists Have the Music - They Might Be Giants

    02. The Loneliest Girl - Princess Chelsea

    03. I Miss My Man - Princess Chelsea

    04. Shower Scene - Saint Etienne

    05. Split Screen - Saint Etienne

    06. Delivery - Mikaela Davis

    07. Other Lover - Mikaela Davis

    08. Donna - Rubblebucket

    09. Inner Cry - Rubblebucket

    10. Bad Citizen - Hey Geronimo

    11. Second Skin - Hey Geronimo

    12. Toxic - The Surfrajettes

    This episode features a clip from Saturday Night Live’s Weekend Update anchors Colin Jost and Michael Che cover Brett Kavanaugh and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford's testimonies as the GOP tries to get yet another sexual predator installed on the Supreme Court.

  • Posted on 01 Oct 2018

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    S15,E15: 09/17/18 (Ross McManus, Cheekface, Teleman, Los Angeles Police Department, The Holydrug Couple, Go Home Productions Mashups, Vaccines)

    01. If I Had a Hammer - Ross McManus

    02. Dry Heat/Nice Town - Cheekface 

    04. Fun Destruction - Teleman

    05. Song for a Seagull - Teleman

    06. Grown - Los Angeles Police Department

    07. Hard - Los Angeles Police Department

    08. Ikebana Telephone Line - The Holydrug Couple

    09. Hotel Cache - The Holydrug Couple

    10. The Killing of Seven Nation (Echo & The Bunnymen vs The White Stripes) - Go Home Productions

    11. Love is a Piano Man (Billy Joel vs Amy Winehouse) - Go Home Productions

    12. Put It On a T-Shirt (Acoustic Version) - The Vaccines


    This episode features a clip from HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher’s New Rules from September 14th, where Bill lays out how the Democrats should respond to accusations of “socialism” by Republicans. Also mentioned, the PBS documentary by Fredrick Wiseman about the New York Public Library called Ex Libris, and this NYT interview with Billy Joel.

  • Posted on 17 Sep 2018


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