01/15/2019: Brett Willard, bug enthusiast

Today a friend of the show joins us for a special nature-themed hour to talk about the best bugs to befriend, coyote commutes, whale languages, and lonely 🐌🐌. Plus sentient jams about jellyfish, beetles, and ants.


  1. Cosmic Cave by Ex Hex on Cosmic Cave (Merge)
  2. Being Water by Lali Puna on Being Water (Morr Music)
  3. Starman by Garbage on Destroying Angels (STUNVOLUME)
  4. Skull Session by Oliver Nelson on Skull Session (Ace Radio)
  5. Jellyfish by Laura Stevenson on Cocksure (Don Giovanni)
  6. Big Plans by Really Big Pinecone on What I Said About the Pinecone (Really Big Pinecone)
  7. Equinoxe, Pt. 5 by Jean-Michel Jarre on Equinoxe (Sony Music)
  8. Venezia by Ryuichi Sakamoto on Hidariude no Yume (MIDI)
  9. Red Sails in the Sunset by Ruth Welcome on Romantic Zither (Marathon Media)
  10. Conditions by Squirrel Flower on Contact Sports (It Takes Time)
  11. Life's A Gas by T. Rex on Electric Warrior (Warner Bros.)
  12. Stuff by Alex Chilton on Feudalist Tarts (Bar None)
  13. New England by Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers on Roadrunner: The Beserkley Collection (Sanctuary Records)
  14. Return of the Spiders by Alice Cooper on Easy Action (Warner Bros.)