The Vinyl Exam
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The Vinyl Exam is a weekly podcast about the vinyl record. New episodes released every Monday. Your hosts Keith Foster and Columbo Ahmed will take you through a tour of the not-so-dead vinyl record. Keith will cover all things LP while Columbo takes charge of the 45. We are going to talk to record collectors, aficionados, addicts, old heads, and young bucks. In the podcast, we'll also have exclusive mixes, found sound, album reviews, and short-form radio stories. It's gonna be a trip!
||Clean167: The Bizzle - Part 1||Please share this episode with friends and family. — Sama highlights the story of Jesse Brenner...||8/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit166: Four Flies Records||Four Flies Records is a label dedicated to finding and releasing (or re-releasing) Italian cinema...||7/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean165: The King of Abyssinian Soul||Sama touches briefly on the magic of Mahmoud Ahmed, the King of Abyssinian Soul. -- Patreon Su...||7/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit164: Tripmaster Monk||Last episode we re-aired a mix from Tripmaster Monk, originally released for the Knocksteady podc...||6/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean163: Ninja Funk and Gangster Ballads (a mix by Tripmaster Monk)||A few years ago, Tripmaster Monk released a mix on the Knocksteady podcast called 'Ninja Funk and...||5/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean162: The Oldest Light We Can See (Interview with a Cosmologist)||Please share this episode with friends and family. — Sama snags an interview with cosmologist K...||5/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean161: The Face of a Dog with Kevin Crowley||Sama does his first LP Review, a new series akin to The 45 Review of previous seasons. Kevin Crow...||4/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean160: Eclectic Mixtape||This episode, Keith puts together an Eclectic Mixtape featuring music from a modern soul band wit...||4/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean159: West Coast Nuggets with motion_correct||The backstory behind this episode is simple enough. Sama was hanging out with motion_correct, lis...||3/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit158: Tracy from Vamp||A few months ago Keith and Sama recorded an episode of The Vinyl Exam in Vamp, the Oakland record...||3/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean157: Awestumn 2017 (DJ Mix)||We are a little late on this one but here’s our homie Matt Scott’s annual DJ mix! Make sure to ch...||2/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean156: The Nadir||This episode, Keith takes a look at what a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band did during a period th...||2/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean155: Culture Shock Vol. 1 (by motion_correct)||This episode we have an eclectic international mix by motion_correct. Check out what he has to sa...||1/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit154: Gus from Cvlt Nation||This episode, Keith has a conversation with Gus Butler, record collector, teacher and author of t...||1/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit153: Dan the Beatman||This episode, Keith has a conversation with Dan the Beatman (who has been a guest on the The Viny...||12/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean152: The Legends of Benin - Part 2||Sama picks up where he left off in Episode 151 and discusses the other two Legends of Benin: Anto...||12/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean151: The Legends of Benin - Part 1||In the Season 04 kick-off episode, Sama highlights a recent addition to his afro-beat collection:...||11/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit150: Season Finale Part Two||Director's Cut in Effect to end Season Three! Keith and Sama say a quick hello before introducin...||11/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit150: Season 3 Finale||Three seasons of The Vinyl Exam are in the books! Keith and Sama sit down to catch up, reflect o...||10/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit149: DJ Platurn Part Two||In the second of his two-part conversation with Sama, DJ Platurn discusses the Oakland Faders, hi...||10/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit148 DJ Platurn Part One||In Part one of a two-part conversation, Sama sits down with DJ Platurn to discuss his Icelandic r...||10/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit147: Ricky Regretti||Ricky Regretti is a member of the San Diego-based music collective known as Drumetrics, as well a...||9/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean146: Maam Sir Jim Jom - DJ Mix||Chicago-based musician/producer Maam Sir Jim Jom supplies The Vinyl Exam with an exclusive dub mi...||9/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit144: The Vase and the Dynasty||In recent years, the Wu Tang Clan have released two albums: the ubiquitous A Better Tomorrow and ...||8/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit143: Where the Muscle Cars Roam w/ Adam Dietz||This episode, Sama sits down with songwriter Adam Dietz to discuss his new record "Where the Musc...||7/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Excited to see a different take on vinyl music!
vinyl records podcast with two great hosts!
Keith and Columbo host a cast with the perfect vibe and a great sound... Good for those long-time 45 collectors and those just now trying to get into it.
Great start to a weekly show
Sama and Keith will take turns producing a new episode, with each covering a different format and style. Can't wait to see what they do with this