Podcast: Sporatic Sunjam

CLICK HERE to listen to the show.  In this episode, Third of Never’s Jon Dawson welcomes P.J. DeBoy of Sporatic Sunjam. DeBoy offers a crash course on the new Sporatic Sunjam album, their history, and a world premiere recording of their live collaboration with members of Squeeze. Songs played during this episode:<a Third of Never […]

David Letterman alum Bill Scheft talks about his upcoming book, touring with Tracy Morgan, Eddie Murphy’s trio days, lunch w/Alan Zweibel, hanging w/Richard Belzer, and raking w/Lorne Michaels

CLICK HERE to listen to the show: https://friedgarbage.podomatic.com/ One of the funniest (and nicest) guys on the planet Bill Scheft calls in to talk about: His upcoming book and Tommy Dash Being Tracy Morgan’s corner man Eddie Murphy’s days in a comedy trio Lunch with Alan Zweibel Jerry Seinfeld’s stance on comedians vs. columnists Tina […]

Podcast: David Menconi and Surrender Human

CLICK HERE to listen to the show. Third Of Never’s Jon Dawson welcomes David Menconi and Matt McMichaels. Author and longtime News & Observer music critic/arts reporter David Menconi talks about his upcoming book “Step It Up and Go: The Story of North Carolina Popular Music, from Blind Boy Fuller and Doc Watson to Nina […]

Podcast: David Lynch collaborator Dean Hurley

(CLICK HERE to stream or download the podcast) Dean Hurley talks to Third Of Never’s Jon Dawson about his new album “Philosophy of Beyond”, creating sound design for “Twin Peaks: The Return”, and running David Lynch’s recording studio. Hurley also sheds light on Angelo Badalamenti’s participation in “The Return”, why he left Los Angeles, and […]

Podcast: The Lost Patrol offers Redemption

Third Of Never’s Jon Dawson talks to Stephen Masucci about the new Lost Patrol album “Redemption”. Stephen also recounts stories of working with Wouter “Wally” De Backer (Gotye) and his years as a Broadway sound engineer. Click here to stream or download the show from Podomatic. Click here to download from iTunes. Songs heard in […]

Podcast: WTSR Austerity radio special

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE SHOW Anthony Bessel of Anthony’s Awesome Garage on WTSR recently interviewed Jon Dawson of Third Of Never to commemorate the band’s critically acclaimed new album AUSTERITY. Featuring seven tracks from the album, the show touches on the band’s history, how The Who’s keyboardist ended up playing on the album […]

THIRD OF NEVER to return in June

From Facebook: THIRD OF NEVER Published by Jon Dawson · January 24 at 7:52pm · Lots of activity at the House of Vibes studio in Highland Park. After recording a few backing vocals, mixing on the next Third Of Never album will commence. See you in June.

RADIOSONDE project set for release

RADIOSONDE is a new instrumental project led by THIRD OF NEVER’s CJ Grogan and Conor O’Mara of HORSECOPS. Other contributors to the project include: Mike Pollili (THIRD OF NEVER) Kurt Reil (GRIP WEEDS) Jon Dawson (THIRD OF NEVER) Test pressings are expected to arrive later this week. Audio samples and order info will be posted […]


THIRD OF NEVER has been in heavy demo mode for the past couple of months. Songs are beginning to take shape for what will become the band’s next album. In the meantime, enjoy this photo of Mike Polilli’s new drum kit:  

Writing/recording updates

THIRD OF NEVER: The band have completed two new songs that they hope to debut at their Sept. 6 show in Garwood, NJ. CJ GROGAN: CJ is close to finishing both his solo album “Cathedral” and his side project with Mike Polilli and Jon Dawson, “Radiosonde”. MIKE POLILLI: A solo project from Mike Polilli is […]

THIRD OF NEVER performs live at The Record Collector

  On March 8, THIRD OF NEVER performed live at The Record Collector in Bordentown, NJ. Set list: Automat (from ‘Downrising’) Indian (from ‘Downrising’) On My Way (from ‘Downrising’) Everyday Is A Lonely Night (from ‘Moodring’) Deep Run (from ‘Moodring’) Flares (from ‘Downrising’) Bag Of Boxes (from ‘Moodring’) Green Roses (from ‘Downrising’) Life Saver (from […]

‘DOWNRISING’ by THIRD OF NEVER now available

THIRD OF NEVER’s new album ‘Downrising’ is now available on CD and digital download.  John ‘Rabbit’ Bundrick (The Who, Bob Marley) and Dennis Diken (The Smithereens) make guest appearances. Downrising is a Jam Records/343Collective release. For more informaton on THIRD OF NEVER, visit our ARTIST and RECORD LABEL pages.