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.)

An hour-long TSOYA special featuring our favorite comedy of 2009, including Maria Bamford, Dana Gould, Patton Oswalt, Tig Notaro and more.

Direct download: tsoya091229_comedyspecial.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:45pm EDT

Rob Halford of Judas Priest and the directors of Until the Light Takes Us, about Norweigan black metal, join us for a brutal metal holiday special.

Direct download: tsoya091222_brutalmetal.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:00am EDT

Donald Glover is a writer, comedian and actor.  He was a writer for NBC's 30 Rock, and now acts on NBC's Community.  His sketch group, Derrick Comedy, has a new feature film called Mystery Team.

Direct download: tsoya091208_donaldglover.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:18pm EDT

Mark Duplass is an actor and filmmaker.  He stars in the new FX comedy The League, and with his brother Jay has written, directed and starred in several acclaimed films, including The Puffy Chair and Baghead.

Direct download: tsoya091210_duplass.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:45pm EDT

Jordan Morris ranks America in his own inimitable way.

Direct download: tsoya091130_powerrankings.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:00pm EDT

Alex Patsavas has been been filling up your portable music device with the non-mainstream/indie rock music you love without you even knowing it.
She's mostly known for being the music supervisor for notable television series like The O.C, Grey's Anatomy, Gossip Girl & Mad Men. She talks about her most recent venture as music supervisor for the popular teen film The Twilight Saga: New Moon.

Direct download: tsoya091126_alexpatsavas.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:26pm EDT

Ian MacKaye is a punk rock legend.  His bands have included Minor Threat, Fugazi and most recently The Evens.  He joined us live on stage in Washington DC.

Direct download: tsoya091124_ianmackaye2.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:57pm EDT

Scott Schuman is the proprietor of the street photography blog The Sartorialist.  His new book is a collection of the best of his photos.

Direct download: tsoya091112_sartorialist.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:13pm EDT

Nick Hornby is the author of numerous novels; his most recent is called Juliet, Naked.  He also wrote the film An Education.

Direct download: tsoya091110_hornby.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:46am EDT

Music from our recent East Coast trip from Andrew WK, Nellie McKay and The Spinto Band.

Direct download: tsoya091103_eastcoastmusic.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:29pm EDT