The Great Song Podcast

Celebrating the greatest songs in modern music history, and interviewing some of the creators behind them.

Recent Episodes

Blurry (w Wes Scantlin of Puddle of Mudd)

June 7, 2023

It's our first foray into a certain style of early 2000's rock scene, and we've got one of the shining gems of that era to dig into--Puddle of Mudd's "Blurry" with lead singer and writer Wes Scantlin! Plus: - Some real music…

Greatest Hits: I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)

May 31, 2023

We're reaching all the way back to our Season 4 finale for this Greatest Hits episode--it's big, it's long, and it's epic, just like any great Meat Loaf song. Relive the great stories behind the song, the man, and that oh-so…

Allman Brothers Band (w Jim Sonefeld)

May 24, 2023

Hootie and the Blowfish's Jim "Soni" Sonefeld joins us in-studio for a deep dive into the Allman Brothers Band--their history, their hits, and their heartbreaks. Duane, Gregg, Butch, Warren, and company have created classic…

Need You Now (w Dave Haywood of Lady A)

May 17, 2023

Our next dive into the Greatest Hits of the show finds us in a Nashville mood, talking with Lady A's Dave Haywood about the band's signature hit, one of the biggest country music hits of the last 20 years, "Need You Now." En…

I'd Really Love to See You Tonight (w Dave Barnes)

May 10, 2023

Singer-songwriter-legend-best guy Dave Barnes returns to the show to break down a feel-good classic, ripe with utmost possibility, England Dan & John Ford Coley's signature hit, "I'd Really Love to See You Tonight." There's …

Greatest Hits: The Joker (Steve Miller Band)

May 3, 2023

From all the way back in Season Four comes one of our favorite personal episodes, our coverage of the underrated Steve Miller and his signature hit, "The Joker." Stick around 'til the end to hear one of our all-time most bel…

About the Hosts

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J.P. Moser

Co-host/Booker/Sunglass Connoisseur

Lifelong music nerd and player, mind like a steel trap, and one heck of a car salesman. Loves the UT Vols, Atlanta Braves, Nashville sports, and live concerts.

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Rob Alley

Creator/Co-host/Leather Daddy

Rob is a musician from birth, and an amateur broadcaster from elementary school. He plays several instruments and loves music theory, baseball, and the Oxford comma.