Sound Opinions: Julie Klausner

Oct 19, 2017

ANNOUNCER COPY:

As creator, writer, and star of the critically acclaimed Hulu TV comedy Difficult People, Julie Klausner [KLOWS-ner] not only crafts the show's jokes but also guides its soundtrack. This week, she talks with Jim and Greg about how music is the beating heart of the show.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

FEATURE:

As creator, writer, and star of the critically acclaimed TV comedy Difficult People, Julie Klausner [KLOWS-ner] not only crafts the show's jokes but also guides its soundtrack. This week, she joins hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot for a hilarious discussion of the show's music and her own musical tastes, and she even attempts to win them over to musical theatre.

REVIEW:

Jim and Greg review the 13th album from Beck. Plus, they give their thoughts on a new collaboration between indie rockers Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile.

DESERT ISLAND JUKEBOX:

This week, Greg takes us to the Desert Island and chooses a classic deep soul record for the jukebox by O.V. Wright. Though the Memphis vocalist never achieved mainstream success in his short life, Greg thinks he is one of the “greatest soul singers of all time.”

YOUR SOUND OPINIONS:

At the end of the show we hear comments from listeners.