Bullseye with Jesse Thorn
Bullseye from NPR is your curated guide to culture. Jesse Thorn hosts in-depth interviews with brilliant creators, culture picks from our favorite critics and irreverent original comedy. Bullseye has been featured in Time, The New York Times, GQ and McSweeney's, which called it "the kind of show people listen to in a more perfect world." (Formerly known as The Sound of Young America.)

Robert Popper was co-creator of the British comedy series "Look Around You."  He's also the author, as "Robin Cooper" of "The Timewaster Letters," which are smash bestsellers in the UK, and have just been released in the US.

Direct download: tsoya080828_robertpopper.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:06pm EDT

Seun Kuti is the leader of the band Egypt 80, which was founded by his father, the legendary creator of Afrobeat, Fela Kuti.

Direct download: tsoya080825_seunkuti.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:57pm EDT

Bob Powers is the author of the new choose-your-own-adventure-style book "You Are a Miserable Excuse for a Hero."

Direct download: tsoya080822_bobpowers.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:57pm EDT

The Hold Steady are a Brooklyn-based, Minneapolis-bred rock and roll band.  They're known for grand songs about teenagers and tough times.

Direct download: tsoya080819_holdsteady.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:17pm EDT