But if you need to be convinced, here’s a round-up of some of the best episodes from 2019, the year covered by the nomination. To see a full list of episodes, which range from interviews with legendary artists to debates and discussions among Rolling Stone staff, go to iTunes or Spotify, where you can also subscribe to the podcast.
Rob Sheffield and Brittany Spanos joined host Brian Hiatt for a spirited track-by-track breakdown of Taylor Swift’s Lover.
Jeff Tweedy of Wilco sits down for a revealing, intimate interview.
Andy Greene joins Brian Hiatt to unpack the sudden boom in rock biopics. Is a Foghat movie next?
Coach K and Pee of Quality Control explain the origins of Migos and much more.
Greene, Spanos, Sheffield and Hiatt weigh in on that weird, wonderful Billie Eilish/Van Halen controversy.
Billy Idol discusses the birth of punk and his entire career.
Debbie Harry and Chris Stein dish on the early years of Blondie.
This week on Rolling Stone Music Now, we interviewed Dua Lipa.
Download and subscribe to our weekly podcast, Rolling Stone Music Now, hosted by Brian Hiatt, on iTunes or Spotify (or wherever you get your podcasts), and check out two years’ worth of episodes in the archive, including in-depth, career-spanning interviews with Bruce Springsteen, Halsey, Ice Cube, Neil Young, the National, Questlove, Julian Casablancas, Sheryl Crow, Johnny Marr, Scott Weiland, Alice Cooper, Fleetwood Mac, Elvis Costello, Donald Fagen, Phil Collins, Alicia Keys, Stephen Malkmus, Sebastian Bach, Tom Petty, Kelly Clarkson, Pete Townshend, Bob Seger, the Zombies, Gary Clark Jr., and many more — plus dozens of episodes featuring genre-spanning discussions, debates, and explainers with Rolling Stone’s critics and reporters. Tune in every Friday at 1 p.m. ET to hear Rolling Stone Music Now broadcast live from SiriusXM’s studios on Volume, channel 106.