That One Song

That One Song

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Each week, singer/songwriter Missy Modell speaks with someone about the one song that has left a lasting impression on their life.


Track 29: "Bitter Sweet Symphony" by The Verve w/ Lindsey Rosin  
Today's episode is with the multi-talented/multi-hyphenate, Lindsey Rosin. She's a writer, director, novelist, and co-creator/director of the hit "Cruel Intentions: The Musical." Missy and Lindsey chat self-awareness, music playlists for writing inspiration, as well as deeply analyze 'Cruel Intentions.'
Track 28: "All My Friends" by LCD Soundsystem w/ Mike Hertz (and Lil Dicky)  
Missy sits down with music manager Mike Hertz to chat organic condoms, "being kind", and all things friendship. Lil Dicky makes a special appearance and reveals his one song.
Track 27: "Girl/Boy Song" by Aphex Twin w/Ian Kirkpatrick  

Today's episode is with Grammy-nominated and multi-platinum selling producer/songwriter, Ian Kirkpatrick. Missy and Ian chat neuroses, hanging with Skrillex, and how Aphex Twin has influenced (Ian's) production techniques.  
Track 26: "Tomorrow" from the musical "Annie" w/ Missy Modell  
This week, Missy sits down with...herself. After months of interviewing guests, she finally reveals the one song that changed her life. Missy talks about being bullied, her love of musical theatre, and her special connection to the character "Annie."
Track 25: "Digging In The Dirt" by Peter Gabriel w/ TeamMate  

What happens when exes become bandmates? The band TeamMate knows firsthand! On today's episode, Missy chats with TeamMate about their nostalgia post-breakup, what Peter Gabriel meant to them as a couple, and of course, the musical stylings of (the band) Train.
Track 24: "Your Body Is a Wonderland" by John Mayer w/ Emily Warren  
Today's episode is with multi-platinum selling songwriter and artist, Emily Warren. Missy and Emily chat the lyrical genius that is John Mayer, growing up in a musical family, and what it was like to win a Grammy.
Track 23: "Life Is A Highway" by Tom Cochran w/ Brian Logan Dales  

Missy sits down with Brian Logan Dales of The Summer Set to chat Canadian "Americana", finding yourself, and the power of a one hit wonder.
Track 22: "Hero" by Mariah Carey w/ Rooty  
Today's guest is the musical mastermind, Rooty. She's a platinum selling songwriter (penned hit songs for Britney Spears, JoJo, Bebe RexhaMartin Garrix, and many more) and has her own artist project coming out later this year. Missy and Rooty chat loss, girl power, and what a "hero" means to them.
Track 21: Live From SXSW pt2 w/ the Secretly Group & Lewis Del Mar  

Today is part 2 of Live from SXSW! Missy speaks with two executives from the label and publishing company, Secretly Group, as well as the incredible duo/band, Lewis Del Mar. "Eggman" by the Beastie Boys, "Little Red Corvette" by Prince, and "No Fish Today" by King Creole & The Coconuts are among the most meaningful songs to these talented men.
Track 20: Live from SXSW pt1 w/ Magic Giant and Phil Sarna  - Powered by Shure  

This week's episode is LIVE from SXSW in Austin! Missy speaks with indie folk band Magic Giant and acclaimed music business manager, Phil Sarna, about the music that changed their lives. Their one songs include: "Piano Man" by Billy Joel, "40 Day Dream" by Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, "Get Me Away From Here, I'm Dying" by Belle & Sebastian, and "All Dead, All Dead" by Queen.

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Track 19: "Hot For Teacher" by Van Halen w/ Elmo Lovano  

On today's episode, we have Elmo Lovano; a man who epitomizes the phrase "triple threat." He's a drummer, musical director, and founder of the private network for musical professionals: Jammcard. Elmo and Missy chat growing up on rock and roll, frosted tips, and the hot teacher in Van Halen's music video.
Track 18: "In Your Eyes" by Peter Gabriel w/ Ben Abraham  

We are joined this week by the incredibly talented Ben Abraham: an artist and songwriter based in Melbourne, Australia. Missy and Ben dig deep into "meditations on love", different types of longing, and what made him (Ben) cry.
Track 17: "High and Dry" by Radiohead w/ Nate Campany  

This week, we are so excited to have the incredible songwriter (and impressive history buff), Nate Campany. He leads us through a coming of age story where we encounter an intriguing "older woman", a broken down rest stop, and an unexpected mixtape, all on one summer evening driving through the desert.
Track 16 : "Seven Bridges Road" by The Eagles w/ Jamie Bendell  

Our guest today is Jamie Bendell: singer/songwriter and Broadway producer. Missy and Jamie (friends since 10 years old) reflect on childhood crushes, uniformed summer camp days, and who they'd swipe on dating apps.    
Track 15 : “The Pretender” by Jackson Browne w/ Ben Sheehan  

Today’s guest is a dear friend and talent, Ben Sheehan: a digital video producer and creator, former executive producer and head of talent for and most recently the executive director of Save the Day, a SuperPAC founded by Joss Whedon. (He also was the Executive Producer for Missy’s recent video, “How Lovely To Be A Woman in 2016.) His one song? “The Pretender” by Jackson Browne. Missy and Ben discuss making your dreams a viable career, using songs to make decisions, and the best advice he ever received.


Track 14 : "93 Til' Infinity" by Souls of Mischief w/ Charles Bergmann  

Talent manager and musician, Charles Bergmann chose 90s hip hop anthem, "93 til Infinity" by Souls of Mischief as his one song. Missy and Charles discuss nostalgic bus rides, the intricacies of sampling, and the idea of stealing as art.

Track 13 : "On Broadway" by George Benson w/ Clare Galterio  
Today's guest is Clare Galterio: TV personality and co-host of the podcast "Just Sayin". Missy and Clare met while filming a reality show that never aired. RIP. Today, they chat never giving up, "signs", and blocking out the negativity.
Track 12 : Diary of a Madman by the Gravediggaz w/ Jensen Karp  

Author, comedy writer, and podcast host Jensen Karp stops by the At Will studio. He serves Missy a healthy dose of Hip Hop 101 along with notes on vulnerability in rap, the genre "horror core", and the idea of Dracula as a rapper.
Track 11: (Sittin’ On) The Dock of The Bay by Otis Redding w/ Lia Richardson  

Singer-songwriter and comedian Lia Richardson stops by the At Will studios. Missy and Lia talk moving across the country, inevitable loneliness, and growing pains.


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Track 10: "Total Eclipse of the Heart" by the Dan Band w /Alex Kapleman  

Alex Kapleman, host of the podcast "Pitch" stops by to chat with Missy. They talk shower singing, fears of standing out, and allowing stepping into the spotlight for the first time.

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