Left of the Dial

Left of the Dial

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A weekly podcast by Kitzy & Caleb Coy where we talk about the records we love. New episodes every Friday. Follow us on Social media! Twitter.com/LeftOfTheDialPC Instagram.com/LeftOfTheDialPC


Paradise by Cold Years
Sep 18 • 66 min
This week we talk the sarcastically named Paradise, by Cold Years. This record hits hard with themes of loss, politics, and hard-drinking. We discuss the significance of the number 62, how Caleb thinks this is a nearly perfect record, and the one tiny…
Now Is The Live by Polysics
Sep 11 • 71 min
HEAVY POLYSICK !!!!!!!!!!!! This week we bring it all the way back to 2006 with some tracks from the Now is the Live DVD by Polysics. You read that right - we’re reviewing a DVD. Gotta diversify, y’all. Links below for each of the tracks we covered. And…
Wild by Acceptance
Sep 4 • 66 min
When we recorded this episode a few weeks ago, this record was called Wild. Now, it’s called Wildfires and it has a brand new track. So… bonus! Anyway, we talk about this brand new EP from Acceptance, the Saturn…
The Fleeting Light of Impermanence by The Appleseed Cast
Aug 28 • 68 min
The Appleseed Cast is back with a brand new record - The Fleeting Light of Impermanence. Actually, this record came out last year, and if you haven’t heard it yet you’re wrong and we feel bad for you. Put it on in the background of a crisp, late-summer…
Things I Never Said by Oceanator
Aug 21 • 88 min
This week we have our first ever returning guest - Elise from Oceanator is back to give us a sneak peak of her brand new record Things I Never Said (out 8/28). We revisit the various colors for the Reverend guitars Gristlemaster…
Life In General by MxPx w/ Josh Grosvent
Aug 14 • 70 min
This week we’re joined by an old friend, the pride of Central NY radio, Joshua Grosvent. We talk about Life in General, by MxPx, Mike Herrera’s cartography startup, Jake the Snake preaching at a festival, and Kitzy’s electrical woes. #LightUpKitzy Follow…
A Lull In Trafic - The Gloria Record
Aug 7 • 54 min
This week, we celebrate the 20th anniversary re-issue of The Gloria Record’s EP A Lull in Traffic. Well… Caleb celebrates it, Kitzy isn’t impressed. But that’s OK, Chris Simpson has been hard at work with both a new band (Mountain Time), and new Mineral…
Outtakes Vol. 1
Jul 31 • 14 min
Life comes at you fast! Unfortunately we weren’t able to record a new episode for you this week due to some unforeseen circumstances, but never fear! We’ve put together a small collection of outtakes from previous episodes to give you something to enjoy…
Nightmares of the West by Strike Anywhere
Jul 24 • 59 min
Strike Anywhere are back, and in style! Not only are they celebrating 20 years since their first record, but they turned around and dropped their first new music in 11 years - Nightmares of the West. We discuss the powerful relevance of the lyrics, the…
Take Back The Universe And Give Me Yesterday by Creeper Lagoon
Jul 17 • 59 min
This week we talk about one of Caleb’s all time favorite records, Take Back The Universe And Give Me Yesterday by Creeper Lagoon. We also continue our ongoing feud with Ted Leo about our social media handles. The Wrecking Ball music video in all its 2000s…
Open Surgery by Man Alive
Jul 12 • 61 min
We’re a little late this week, due to the trials of homeownership, but we think this one was worth the wait. We’re talking about Open Surgery, the 2004 release by Man Alive. We were both introduced to this record by Caleb’s brother Joshua (who you heard…
Standing Room Only/This Quiet by Long Since Forgotten
Jul 3 • 96 min
Caleb gets to be a guest this week, as we’re joined by his bandmates in Long Since Forgotten to discuss their 2004 release Standing Room Only, as well as their brand new single This Quiet. We talk about what it was like recording two records in small-town…
Blood by Lianne La Havas
Jun 26 • 53 min
This week we step way outside our usual style range, and talk about the phenomenal talent of Lianne La Havas, and her 2015 record Blood. It’s wholesome, joyful, and every track is gorgeous! Check out Lianne’s NPR Tiny Desk Concert -…
Lows by Oceanator w/ Elise from Oceanator
Jun 19 • 82 min
We’re joined this week by Elise from Oceanator, to discuss her EP Lows, and the legendary Sam Cooke. Plus, we tackle the hard topics - is Foam Shrimp a color, or something a chef would use to impress competition judges? Follow Elise on social media -…
Deals Deals Deals! by Ramona
Jun 12 • 58 min
Quarantine madness has set in for the LOTD team, but we’re still here delivering the jams. This week we talk about the record Deals, Deals, Deals! by Ramona, which just celebrated its release-anniversary last week. You can pick up Deals, Deals, Deals! on…
RTJ4 by Run The Jewels
Jun 5 • 68 min
Run The Jewels just dropped a record full of bangers when we needed them the most. And by we, I mean us, but also the world. Trigger Warning w/ Killer Mike - https://www.netflix.com/title/80144442 (https://www.netflix.com/title/80144442) National Resource…
Sunset Blush by Kississippi w/ Zoe of Kississippi
May 29 • 54 min
Episode 2 of 2 featuring Zoe of Kississippi! In this episode we discuss their record Sunset Blush, and Kitzy quits the podcast (again) over a Len reference. Cut Yr Teeth (live on Brunch Tunes) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iDrXMHse2yQ…
Threads by Now Now w/ Zoe of Kississippi
May 22 • 47 min
Episode 1 of 2 featuring Zoe of Kississippi! In this episode we discuss Threads by Now, Now, and why the guitarist from Kansas has a bitchin’ eyepatch. You can find Kississippi online at: https://kississippiband.com/ (https://kississippiband.com/)…
Automatic City (Controlling the Famous) & Saint Cloud (Waxahatchee)
May 15 • 81 min
Join us this week as we discuss what it would sound like if Jim from The Office were in a SoCal noise band (Automatic City, by Controlling the Famous), and dissect the nostalgia of country music (Saint Cloud, by Waxahatchee). “If You Die” by Controlling…
No Family At All (Catching the Westbound) & Time The Revelator (Gillian Welch)
May 8 • 98 min
This week joined by Emily and Andy of Catching the Westbound. We discuss their EP (No Family At All), their love of Gillian Welch, and the state of folk music in Saint Louis. Website - http://www.catchingthewestbound.com/…
Evergreen (Beth Bombara) & Weight is a Gift (Nada Surf)
May 1 • 79 min
This week we’re joined by Beth Bombara to talk about her most recent album, Evergreen. We also talk about Weight is a Gift by Nada Surf
A Conversation with Jeremy Berkin & The Photo Album (Death Cab for Cutie)
Apr 24 • 86 min
Jeremy Berkin Follow Jeremy on Twitter: twitter.com/jeremyberkin (https://twitter.com/jeremyberkin) Listen to Shay on Bandcamp: shayphl.bandcamp.com (shayphl.bandcamp.com) Lost and Found Touring: lostandfoundtouring.com (lostandfoundtouring.com) The Photo…
All These Miles - (Kayleigh Goldsworthy) & Stranger in the Alps (Phoebe Bridgers)
Apr 17 • 95 min
This week we’re joined by Kayleigh Goldsworthy to talk about her most recent EP, All These Miles, as well as one of her favorite records; Stranger in the Alps by Phoebe Bridgers. All These Miles (Kayleigh Goldsworthy) Spotify: https://kitzy.co/34PL5zj…
LP3 (American Football) & Self Titled (Fountains of Wayne)
Apr 10 • 70 min
This week we pay tribute to the late Adam Schlesinger by talking about the Self Titled Fountains of Wayne record. We also talk about one of Caleb’s recent favorites; LP3 by American Football. LP3 (American Football) Spotify: https://kitzy.co/34nqG4q…
Let You Go (Tape Waves) & There Are Rules (The Get Up Kids)
Apr 3 • 68 min
This week we’re joined by Jarod Weldin from Tape Waves to talk about their debut LP Let You Go, and There Are Rules by The Get Up Kids. Let You Go (Tape Waves) Bandcamp: https://kitzy.co/39ERH4y (https://kitzy.co/39ERH4y) Spotify: https://kitzy.co/39DRjTN…
Are You With Me? (Cowboy Mouth) & The Agoraphobic Cowboy (Rick Moranis)
Apr 1 • 64 min
This week we talk about Are You With Me? by Cowboy Mouth, and The Agoraphobic Cowboy by Rick Moranis. Yes, that Rick Moranis. Are You With Me? (Cowboy Mouth) Spotify: https://kitzy.co/340up7X (https://kitzy.co/340up7X) Apple Music:…
Humanistic (Abandoned Pools)
Mar 27 • 38 min
This week we talk about Humanistic by Abandoned Pools. Humanistic (Abandoned Pools) Spotify: https://kitzy.co/3brof3b (https://kitzy.co/3brof3b) Apple Music: https://kitzy.co/3dsimVv (https://kitzy.co/3dsimVv) ——- Check us out on the web…
We Don’t Have Each Other (Aaron West & the Roaring Twenties) & Likewise (Frances Quinlan)
Mar 20 • 70 min
This week we talk about We Don’t Have Each Other by Aaron West & the Roaring Twenties, and Likewise, the new album by Frances Quinlan of Hop Along. We Don’t Have Each Other (Aaron West & the Roaring Twenties) Spotify: https://kitzy.co/2WtsoPP…
Every Open Eye (CHVRCHES) & The ‘59 Sound (The Gaslight Anthem)
Mar 13 • 75 min
This week we talk about two of our favorites: Every Open Eye by CHVRCHES and The ‘59 Sound by The Gaslight Anthem. Every Open Eye (CHVRCHES) Spotify: https://kitzy.co/3aSvSj2 (https://kitzy.co/3aSvSj2) Apple Music: https://kitzy.co/2W7PaN3…
You Or Someone You Know (Worriers) & Jagged Thoughts (American Steel)
Mar 6 • 86 min
This week we’re joined by Lauren D from Worriers to talk about their new record, You Or Someone You Know, out now on 6131 Records. You Or Someone You Know (Worriers) Spotify: https://kitzy.co/2wXR2gN (https://kitzy.co/2wXR2gN) Apple Music:…
Safe Without Sound (Park Ranger) & Safe Sins (Gladie)
Feb 28 • 57 min
This week we talk about Gladie’s new record, Safe Sins, and one of Caleb’s old favorites, Safe Without Sound by Park Ranger. Safe Sins (Gladie) Spotify: https://kitzy.co/2PwY5U4 (https://kitzy.co/2PwY5U4) Apple Music: https://kitzy.co/2uIZlMW…
Pleasure Vision (Bacchae) & Doolittle (The Pixies)
Feb 21 • 107 min
Pleasure Vision (Bacchae) Spotify: https://kitzy.co/2Subo9W (https://kitzy.co/2Subo9W) Apple Music: https://kitzy.co/39AzLIE (https://kitzy.co/39AzLIE) Vinyl Pre-Order: https://kitzy.co/2uPYXvV (https://kitzy.co/2uPYXvV) Bandcamp: https://kitzy.co/3bGvB3I…
Destroy the New Rock (Big in Japan) & Near To The Wild Heart of Life (Japandroids)
Feb 14 • 64 min
Destroy The New Rock (Big In Japan) Spotify: https://kitzy.co/2U5mMKo (https://kitzy.co/2U5mMKo) Apple Music: https://kitzy.co/36AdUPJ (https://kitzy.co/36AdUPJ) Near To The Wild Heart of Life (Japandroids) Spotify: https://kitzy.co/37BiwGD…
Red and Clear (Giant’s Chair) & The World’s Best American Band (White Reaper)
Feb 7 • 63 min
This week we talk about Red and Clear by Giant’s Chair & The World’s Best American Band by White Reaper.
A Black Mile to the Surface (Manchester Orchestra) & Breakup Season (Future Teens)
Jan 31 • 84 min
This week we talk about A Black Mile to the Surface by Manchester Orchestra & Breakup Season by Future Teens
No Waves (The Y Axes) & Basking in the Glow (Oso Oso)
Jan 24 • 65 min
The Y Axes - No Waves Spotify: https://kitzy.co/38bO2ux (https://kitzy.co/38bO2ux) Apple Music: https://kitzy.co/2TwB6eW (https://kitzy.co/2TwB6eW) Bandcamp: https://kitzy.co/38e5P4k (https://kitzy.co/38e5P4k) Teenage Republican Vampires from Outer Space:…
Run Wild (Lydia) & Make Yourself at Home (Harmony Woods)
Jan 17 • 65 min
Lydia - Run Wild Spotify: https://kitzy.co/2Fdz9vp (https://kitzy.co/2Fdz9vp) Apple Music: https://kitzy.co/2QBDv4O (https://kitzy.co/2QBDv4O) Harmony Woods - Make Yourself At Home Spotify: https://kitzy.co/35hdzkc (https://kitzy.co/35hdzkc) Apple Music:…
Birds (Dead Red Sea) & Late Teens (Press Club)
Jan 10 • 71 min
Dead Red Sea - Birds Spotify: https://kitzy.co/2talUZF Apple Music: https://kitzy.co/2Qo8fWUsp Press Club - Late Teens Spotify: https://kitzy.co/37j4zMQ Apple Music: https://kitzy.co/2rBOB1j Check us out on the web at https://leftofthedial.fm Listen to…
Surviving (Jimmy Eat World) & Survival Pop (Worriers)
Jan 4 • 60 min
Jimmy Eat World - Surviving Spotify: https://kitzy.co/spotifysurvivingjimmyeatworld Apple Music: https://kitzy.co/applemiusicsurvivingjimmyeatworld Worriers - Survival Pop Spotify: https://kitzy.co/spotifysurvivalpopworriers Apple Music:…
Left of the Dial Trailer
Jan 1 • 0 min
This is Left of the Dial - a music podcast. Every week we each dig into our collections for a record we love, or a new record we’re excited about, and talk about it. We’ll share clips of songs that stand out to us, and discuss why we chose each one. What…