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Talking Animals’ Annual Christmas Animal Song Special

This morning, I once again set aside the customary “Talking Animals” format to present my Annual Christmas Animal Song special—that is, a show entirely devoted to Holiday-oriented animal tunes. Read more…

Annual Christmas Animal Song Special

This morning, I once again set aside the usual “Talking Animals” format to present my Annual Christmas Animal Song special—that is, a show entirely devoted to Christmas-oriented animal tunes. Read more…

All Christmas Animal Songs

We presented something a little different—a very special edition of “Talking Animals” you might say (we wouldn’t say that, but you might!) Read more…

E (Mark Oliver Everett)–singer-songwriter of the eels

E (nee Mark Oliver Everett)–singer-songwriter of the eels, one of the most critically acclaimed bands of the last dozen years–in a discussion framed around animal ideas, discusses the werewolf motif and animal instinct that underpins some of “Hombre Lobo,” the band’s new album, which has generated yet another stack of laudatory reviews; Read more…

SPECIAL EDITION–Eels’ E Interview: Not On “Talking Animals,” But Certainly Animal Related…

I’ve long had Eels singer-songwriter Mark Oliver Everett, aka E, on my wish list of potential “Talking Animals” guests–well beyond the L.A. band sporting an animal name, animals (both real and metaphorical) are laced throughout the Eels’ oeuvre; E’s dog Bobby is a notorious canine; and I’m a huge, longtime fan of the band–and my interest only ratcheted up several notches in October.

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