Songs About Getting Away on Vacation & Opinions on Mitski

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Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot are taking a sonic vacation from another pandemic winter by sharing their favorite songs about getting away! They also hear selections from the production staff and they review the new record from Mitski. 

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Songs About Getting Away

Jim, Greg and the production staff share their picks for their favorite songs about getting away on vacation!

Jim

  • The Ventures, Hawaii Five-O
  • Pink Floyd, Point Me at the Sky
  • Big Star, The India Song
  • Kraftwerk, Europe Endless
  • A Tribe Called Quest, I Left My Wallet in El Segundo
  • The B-52’s, Roam

Greg

  • The Beginning of the End, Funky Nassau
  • Joni Mitchell, Free Man in Paris
  • Ronnie Spector and the E-Street Band, Say Goodbye to Hollywood
  • Bronski Beat, Small Town Boy
  • Rihanna, Desperado
  • Eleanor Friedberger, It’s Hard

Production Staff

  • Andrew, Guided By Voices, Motor Away
  • Alex, Amyl and the Sniffers, Hertz
  • Mary, Jonathan Richman and the Modern Lovers, I Love Hot Nights
  • Sol, Summer Salt, Driving to Hawaii

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