Earwolf Podcast Network's
own founding father and Bono-fide U2 fan Scott Aukerman of Comedy Bang Bang
(Podcast and IFC Series), recently kicked off a special edition podcast alongside fellow Edge-aholic Adam Scott (Parks and Recreation
) that's dedicated entirely to their encyclopedic knowledge of and everlasting love for U2. As they both anxiously await the release of the group's forthcoming, yet-to-be-named 13th album, which is speculated to be released this summer, the special program will come as an ongoing, weekly series.
In the premiere episode of U Talkin' U2 To Me?
the duo known as 'Adam Scott Aukerman' discusses U2 history from Boy
to Under a Blood Red Sky
intermingled with their own personal memories of being the most hardcore fans ever. Obviously it's a hysterical listen with endless embarrassing childhood anecdotes, but the podcast also provides an interesting and reflective look at all music post-1980. They somehow successfully compare Vampire Weekend to Men at Work and spend some well-deserved time talking about Huey Lewis' Sports