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


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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 Fey’s dependency
Ten days in France with Richard Belzer
Stories from The Late Show w/David Letterman


Songs played during this episode:

Run Silent, Run Deep – Third of Never
Romeo and Juliet – Michael & The Messengers
Nothin’ Yet – Blues Magoos
Laugh Laugh – The Beau Brummels
Tobacco Road – Blues Magoos
I’m Five Years Ahead of My Time – The Third Bardo
Let It All Hang Out – The Hombres
Out of Our Tree – Wailers

Podcast: David Menconi and Surrender Human

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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 Simone and Superchunk”.

Matt McMichaels from Surrender Human talks about the origins of the band, their debut album and a new charity single recorded under quarantine.

Songs played in this episode:

18 Strings – Third of Never
Sweet Honey Hole – Blind Boy Fuller
Under The Boardwalk – The Drifters
What A Time To Be Alive – Superchunk
Candy Jones – Surrender Human
Hantuchova – Surrender Human
On The Rack – Surrender Human
Remember A Girl – Surrender Human
Shelter In Place – Surrender Human
It’s Our Life – Surrender Human

Podcast: The Lost Patrol offers Redemption

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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.

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Songs heard in this episode:

Some Other Time – The Lost Patrol (from Redemption)

Your Own Medicine – The Lost Patrol (from Redemption)

Don’t Cry – The Lost Patrol (from Redemption)

It’s Time – The Lost Patrol (from Redemption)

This Road Is Long – The Lost Patrol (from Rocket Surgery)

Spinning – The Lost Patrol (from Driven)

On The Run – The Lost Patrol (from Midnight Matinee)


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Bill Sullivan recounts life on the road with The Replacements in “Lemon Jail”

All India Radio, Kilbey Kennedy and the Pink Floyd connection

Author Rob Young discusses “All Gates Open – The Story of CAN”

Podcast: All India Radio, Kilbey Kennedy and the Pink Floyd connection


On this episode of the Third Of Never podcast, All India Radio’s Martin Kennedy delves into his fantastic new album SPACE.

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Songs featured in this episode:

Vega – All India Radio

Monsters – All India Radio

Heirs of Ineptune – All India Radio

Holding – All India Radio

Eurydice In Scarlet – All India Radio

Theos Sunlight Dream – All India Radio

Glow and Fade – Kilbey Kennedy

Bag of Boxes – Third Of Never

Podcast: WTSR Austerity radio special


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 and the risk of physical malice during the sessions.

To purchase Third Of Never’s AUSTERITY in various formats, visit www.thirdofnever.com and www.343Collective.com.