Nice Song, What's It About?

Nice Song, What's It About?

Missy Higgins Thought "Scar" Was Too Cheesy to Be A Hit

We caught up with the iconic singer-songwriter to discuss the meaning behind her all-time classic "Scar" and debut album 'The Sound of White'.
Katherine Gillespie
4.26.18
Nice Song, What's It About?

Talking "On Fire" with Sebadoh’s Lou Barlow

A 90s indie classic still holds up in the millennial sadboy generation.
Vincent Dwyer
12.14.17
Nice Song, What's It About?

Talking "Alternative Ulster" With Stiff Little Fingers’ Jake Burns

The vocalist and guitarist of Northern Irish punk legends reflects on their stirring anthem.
Tim Scott
11.14.17
Nice Song, What's It About?

Talking "Dopesmoker" With Sleep’s Matt Pike

"Don’t know if you’ve ever smoked out of a coconut chalice ...but you forget your name, your address .....you talk to the dog."
Matthew Tomich
10.8.17
Nice Song, What's It About?

Talking "The Man Who Loved Beer" With Lambchop’s Kurt Wagner

Secret: It's got nothing to do with beer.
Tim Scott
10.3.17
Nice Song, What's It About?

Talking “The Only Good Fascist Is A Very Dead Fascist” With Propagandhi

We ask Chris Hannah of the Canadian punk band if it's ok to punch a Nazi.
Tim Scott
9.26.17
Nice Song, What's It About?

Talking “Teenage Kicks” With The Undertones’ John O’Neill

An examination of one of the greatest punk and power pop singles of all time.
Tim Scott
6.15.17
Nice Song, What's It About?

Talking “Cop Killer” With Body Count’s Ice-T

“I don’t hate cops, I’ve been playing a cop on TV for 18 years.”
Tim Scott
6.1.17
Nice Song, What's It About?

Talking "That Word (L.O.V.E)" with Bry Jones of Rockmelons

The huge and enduring pop banger featuring Deni Hines that captured early 90s summers...
Issy Beech
5.26.17
Nice Song, What's It About?

Talking “Knowledge" With Operation Ivy’s Jesse Michaels

The frontman of the legendary Bay Area punk band discusses one of their many anthems.
Tim Scott
5.23.17
Nice Song, What's It About?

Talking "Sway" With Bic Runga

The New Zealander's 1997 hit was so good it appeared on ‘American Pie’ AND ‘American Reunion’.
Sara Savage
5.10.17
Nice Song, What's It About?

Bill Callahan Goes Deep On His Classic Track 'River Guard'

The sparse arrangement and Callahan's commanding vocals make it one of his most poignant and powerful tracks.
Tim Scott
4.30.17
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