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The Webb Chatham Report

Tech, advertising, books, music, television, writing, parenting, health and the occasional interview.

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 52

Topics: Parents visiting, Bonfires, neighbors, Thai basil, New York, Jane, Test Dept, Angel Olsen, Secret Synthi, Wilco, DIIV, DMX Krew, Medicine, Nick Cave, Spacemen 3, Temples, Tegan and Sarah, Richard Dawson, Kim Gordon, Great British Baking Show, MSNBC, The Good Place, Adventure Time, Monty Python’s Holy Grail, Fighting With My Family, Enemy of the State, Joker, These Truths by Jill Lepore, A Spy in the House of Anais Nin by Kim Krizan, Timehop, OSX Catalina, making music, quitting e-cig 

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 51

Topics: Jussi visiting! Hanging the guitars, Thinline Squire, New York, Flood, Dorothy, interesting recession event, Nitzer Ebb & Pop Will Eat Itself shows in Brooklyn, Jane, Smashing Orange, Ride live in Chapel Hill. Jenny Hval, Charli XCX, Pharmakon,, Bronnie Prince Billie, Thurston Moore, YACHT, The New Pornographers, Sturgill Simpson, SAULT, Tones on Tail, Junkie XL Mad Max Fury Road soundtrack, L’Emperatice, Efterklang, The Highwomen, Metronomy, Tricky, Queer Eye, Great British Baking Show, Star Trek V, VI, VII, VIII, IX,  and X, Rambo: Last Blood, As Astra, For the Love of Men by Liz Plank, These Truths by Jill Lepore, Timehop, WeWork IPO, eBay, Peloton IPO, Softbank, making music

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 50!

Episode 50! Topics: New Order Postage Stamps, visitors!, portable vocal booths, Jane, Ride, New Order, Iggy Pop, Novella, Thee Oh Sees, Tool, !!!, Mena, Black Belt Eagle Scout, Joan Shelley, Lana Del Rey, Ramona Lisa, Caroline Polacheck, Chairlift, HTRK, A Gaint Dog, What We Do In the Shadows, The Boys, Adventure Time, Third Democratic Presidential Primary Debate, Star Trek II, III and IV, Lab Girl by Hope Jahren, Cribsheet by Emily Oster, She Said by Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor, For the Love of Men by Liz Plank, Work, Global Climate Strike,  Luke O’Neil, WeWork IPO, Apple Keynote, “Off The Record,” album recording update, journalling, Elton John’s Fabergé Egg Collection

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 49

Topics: Studio rearranging! People over, New Mexican joint, Jane, friends in NY, New Order & Liam Gillick, Sebadoh, Krautrock: Cluster 71, Popul Vuh, Amon Duul II, Taylor Swift, Blanck Mass, Ride, Deasth Cab for Cutie, The Hold Steady, Tierra Whack, Bon Iver, The Violent Femmes, Russian Circles, Angel Olsen, Florist, Haim, Lloyd Cole, 10xx, Apple TV Screensavers, GLOW, What We Do In the Shadows, The Boys, Adventure Time, The Second Amendment: A Biography by Michael Waldman, Ongoingness by Sarah Manguso, The Three Body Problem trilogy by Liu Cixin, Lab Girl by Hope Jahren, Work, album making, journaling. 

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 48

Topics: New microphone, how much I love my wife, new Asian market in Carrboro, Food Lion, Topo Chico, party at the Neighbors, Window Wizards, Jane, Aug Stone’s comedy night, the Exley, showing up, a gift for me, Zeni Geva, Faust, Neu!, Paradise Motel, Twin Peaks Season 3 Soundtrack, Florist, Adventure Time Complete Soundtrack, Stereolab, Jarvis Cocker & Chilly Gonzalez, Second Democratic Presidential Primary Debate, Marvel’s Agents of Shield, Star Trek Discovery, Hobbes and Shaw, Capt America The Winter Soldier, Avengers Endgame, movie commentary tracks, The Ascent of Money by Niall Ferguson, Reboot by Jerry Colona, Press Play Pause Vol 1 by Stephen Morris, Timehop, CCPA, Commercial Banking, startup doing rounds and IPOing, songwriting

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 47

Topics: Basement flood, mailbox destruction, solar panels Merge 300, New York, Jane, Spiritualized, Paradise Motel, Spectruim, Merge 30 shows: Telekenesis, William Tyler and Mac from Superchunk, Imperial Teen, A Giant Dog, Wye Oak, Spinanes, Destroyer, Waxahatchee and Mary Lattimore, Torres, Lloyd Cole, Black Belt Eage Scout, Taylor Swift, The Hold Steady, Owen McMahon, Chris Brokaw, Dias Records, Drab Majesty, Xeno & Oaklander, Genesis P Orridge and Cold Cave, Fionn Regan, Zonal, Mitski, Velvet Negroni, Cigarettes After Sex, Trace, The Mueller Hearings, Marvel’s Agents of Shield, Aggreketso, Star Trek Discovery, Adventure Time, The Lion King, Iron Man 1 & 2, Thor, Darkest Hour, Life Die Repeat: Edge of Tomorrow, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, The Death and Life of Great American Cities by Jane Jacobs, two books on managing private foundations, Aug Stone’s Nick Cave’s Bar, The Ascent of Money by Niall Ferguson, Timehop, SOC Audits, Nimbus, Twitter feuds, Songwriting, journaling, 750 words

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 46

Topics: Midsommar, a list of things I have learned, hanging out with Harry, Alice and Julien, hanging out with Nora, Ryan and Marlow, handing out with Colin, being hot, Copperheads, staying indoors, solar panels, Jane, Zeni Gevi, Pooka, Yeasayer at Cat’s Cradle, Shellac, MOLLY, The Soft Cavalry, Thom York, His Name is Alive, Titus Andronicus, Membranes, Buffy the Vampire Slayer’s “Once More with Feeling,” Jorge Ben, Bonny Prince Billy & the Marquis de Tren, Semiotic, Mercury Rev, Prinzhorn Dance School, Swans, Bon Iver, Angel Olsen, The Jesus and Mary Chain, Strangulations of Oaks, Waxahatchee, Red House Painters, Mazzy Star, Marvel’s Agents of Shield, Chernobyl, Toy Story 1-4, Spider-Man Far From Home, Spider-Man Homecoming, Captain America Civil War, Thor Ragnarok, Avengers Age of Ultron, Endless Frontier by G Pascal Zachary, Death and Life of Cities by Jane Jacobs, Timehop, Luke O’Neil’s Newsletter, NY and Amazon, 750 Words, Discord.

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 45

One year anniversary of the podcast! Topics: Songwriting, pool party, Jane swimming, making floor plans, Uh oh!, Hand!, Up!, Jane at twenty months, Ween, Black Crowes, Pale Saints, Bob Mould, Legendary Pink Dots, Ride, New Pornographers, Lockgroove, Hot Chip, Bill Callahan, Bruce Springsteen, Madonna, Foxygen, Caveman, Hold Steady, Purple Mountains, Sad Sad Girls, Earth, Silversun Pickups, Rammstein, Apex Manor, Parcels, Soft Skies Inc, His Name is Alive, Sault, Cleaning out the Vinyl Bin, Blade Runner Soundtracks, Hot Snakes, Nils Frahm, June of 44, Paris Texas Soundtrack, Verve, Eric Bachmann, Cherry Glazerr, Xeno and Oaklander, Japandroids, Crash, Mercury Rev, Afghan Whigs, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Mono, Coil, The Hunger Soundtrack, Kevin Shields and Brian Eno, Kacey Musgraves, Godflesh, Slowdive, The Democratic Debates, Good Omens, Endless Frontier: Vannevar Bush, Engineer of the American Century by G Pascal Zachary, Timehop, Email Lists, Screen time, problematic investments.

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The Webb Chatham Report Episode 44

Topics: Bone Broth, lunches with new people in Chapel Hill, bonfires, Songwriting! Jane, Amp, Brightback Morning Light, Hair and Skin Trading Company, Main, Pan-American, Stars of the Lid, The Cranberries, The Cure play Disintegration, Lockgroove, Agents of Shield, Fleabag, Always be my Maybe, Lego Movie 2nd Part, The Dead Don’t Die, Endless Frontier by G Pascal Zachary, Music Hall Sidelights by Colette, Drawdown by Paul Hawken, Tom Steyer and the Drawdown Foundation, Timehop, Apple WWDC Keynote, iPad 11 Pro, Mac Pro, Compost Now and Brooks Consulting, The Kin ICO, Google Alerts

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 43

Topics: Cristine and Tom’s Wedding, Boston, Being Home, Powerwalls, Solar and Electric Bills, Memorial Day Visitors, Heat Wave, Beaver Dams, Neighborhood outing, Logic, Jane, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Richard Ashcroft, The Verve and the Rolling Stones, Primal Scream and Irvine Welsh, Concrete Blonde, Hot Chip, Ross from Friends, Sebadoh, Josephine Wiggs, FONTAINES DC, Big Thief, Drab Majesty, Com Truise, Lloyd Cole, Tim hecker, The Cure Disintegration live in Sydney, MSNBC, Game of Thrones, Agents of Shield, Future Man, John Wick 3, Godzilla King of Monsters, Babies, Rogue one, Crazy Rich Asians, Drawdown edited by Paul Hawken, Music Hall Sidelights by Colette, Mr Sommer’s Story by Patrick Suskind, Patric Suskind’s reclusiveness, I Love Art by Lisa Carver, Way of the Samurai by Mishima, Machines like Me by Ian McEwan, depressing novels, 5G health paranoia, Wuawuei and computer security and viruses, losing control of your car while driving on an icy road next to a really tall cliff.

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 42

Topics: Property taxes, HOA elections, Carrboro potlucks, Southern Rail, Webby Awards, Greta Thunberg, the carbon impact of flying, getting sick, weddings in Boston, Jane, her little desk, poopin, In The Nursery (the band, not related to Jane), The Chameleons, Cradle of Filth (also not related to Jane), Ex Hex and Japanese Breakfast at Cat’s Cradle, Garbage and Ionna Gika at Ritz Raleigh, Simon Bonney and Mark Lanegan at Warsaw Greenpoint, The National, Crime & The City Solution, Simon Bonney’s new album, Guitar Wolf, Clinic, Drugdealer, Jockstrap, Light Asylum, Bruce Hornsby, Sun O))), Pure Bathing Culture, Local Natives, The Films, King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, Mountain Goats, Boston 90’s Goth, 12 Tone Failure, Opium Den, Big Monster Fish Hook, Johnny Blackheart, Salamandra Glass, MSNBC, anti-abortion laws, Brett Fucking Kavanaugh, MSNBC, Game of Thrones, Future Man, The Orville, Detective Pikachu, Beyonce Homecoming, This Changes Everything by Naomi Klein, Dark Age Ahead by Jane Jacobs, more Robert Caro podcasts, Timehop, Walmart’s Check out Kiosks, Teslas in Chatham County.

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 41

Topics: New Orleans trip, Aubrey and Elodie, Ryan, Gerard, Pre-Timehop Nostalgia, Jane, kisses, Mac McCaughin and Mary Lattimore, Black Belt Eagle Scout, Daddy Issues, Now, Now, Cloud Atlas and its Soundtrack, Test Dept - “Disturbance,” Emmit Rhodes, Project Runway, The Orville, Game of Thrones, This Changes Everything by Naomi Klein, Timehop, Nimbus, projects, domesticity, local friends. 

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 40

Topics: Visitors! Bonfires! Powerwall installation misery, Powerwall + solar installation awesomeness, Jane, Laika, Edith Frost, Public Image, Durutti Column, Scott Walker, Phosphorescent, Mitski, The Church, On This Day at Caveat, Acid Mothers Temple, listening to all the Nick Cave & Warren Ellis soundtracks, Happy Families (feat.Lawrence from Bowery Electric), Priests, Mekons, Weyes Blood, Kryzstof Penderecki & Beth Gibbons, Fennesz, Ty Seagall, Craig Finn, Mountain Goats, Basement, Chemical Brothers, Deafkids, Broken Social Scene, Billie Eilish, Colter Wall, New Order’s definitive 2019 edition of Movement, Loretta Lynn, Flaming Lips, The Beach Bum Soundtrack, Амадео, Innosense, Janus Rasmussen, Karen O + Dangermouse, The Knight Rider Soundtrack, Swervedriver, Stars, Brian Jonestown Massacre, Project Runway, The Orville, Game of Thrones, Jeoparty, Aquaman, Clair Denis’ High Life, Bakshi’s Lord of the Rings (with commentary about the Peter Jackson and Amazon adaptations), Avengers Infinity War and Avengers Endgame, Working by Robert Caro, Lives of the Monster Dogs by Kristin Bakis, The Mueller Report, Timehop, Google Alerts, Faberge Eggs, Robert De Palma and the Dinosaurs, Flint’s Drinking Water

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 39

Topics! Parents leaving, bigger storage unit, babysitters, Plex, Confedurate Statue in Pittsboro, Robert Caro at the Times Center, Lisa Carver, God is My Co-Pilot, Bob Bert, Blyre Cpanx, Jeff Schneider of Arab on Radar at Rubulad, Balthazar, Jane, feeding Jane, Record Store Day, Knight Rider Soundtrack, Stars, Flaming Lips, Swervedriver, Lost in Translation Soundtrack, Loretta Lynn, coming up in “to investigate,” Future Man, Reflections on the Death of Mishima by Henry Miller, Janesville: An American Story by Amy Goldstein, Timehop, kristen, Audit, Socks, Jeff Bezos and the Saudis and the Enquirer, Lyft/Uber IPOs, Pinterest, INNO Conference, Disney+, ToDo Apps, Secret Projects, Port Authority of NY and NJ

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 38

Bonfires, visitors, Chapel Hill Library Book Sale, Jane, John Kenneth Galbraith biographies, Ian McEwen, Futurman, The Age of Innocence, The Boy Band Con: The Lou Pereleman Story, An Ewoks Adventure: Caravan of Courage, Shazam, The Public’s Business by Annmarie Hauck Walsh, Reflections on the Death of Mishima by Henry Miller, Anais Nin, Work, Audits, Lyft IPO, McKenzie Bezos, Snapchat’s new Ad Network, The Criterion Channel, Which Half is Wasted, Robert Caro, Laguardia book

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 37

Topics: The Beach Bum, Bonfies, Parents, Baking and Cooking, Jane, Potty Training, Picnic Table Update, PWEI, Mellonova, Coldplay, Spectrum, Freezepop, Merge 30, Phosphorescent, Acid Mothers Temple, Now Now, Daddy Issues, Smog, Sebadoh, The Church, Mary Lattimore, Mac Macaughlin, Japanese Breakfast, Ex Hex, Van Morrison, Benson/Burgett, Dido, Stephen Malmus, Sigrid, M83, Meat Puppets, Sun Kil Moon, Royal Trux, Everything But The Girl, Spectrum & Captain Memphis, Jah Wobble and Bill Laswell, Broken Social Scene, Wild Nothing, Frustration, Strand of Oaks, Jenny Lewis, Andrew Bird, American Football, MSNBC, Muller Report, The Orville, Broadchurch, After Life, Future Man, Us, Mishima A Life in Four Chapters, Dumbo (1941), Empire Records, Gangs of New York, Regulation of Advertising by the FTC by Richard Posner, Suckdog a Ruckus by Lisa Carver, The Public’s Business by Annmarie Hauck Walsh, Timehop, GDPR & Brexit, Netflix Algorithms, YC Demo Day, My eBay Alerts, Brandcenter, SXSW Fomo, Projects

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 36

Topics: 4AD Shirts, NYC Schedule Switch, Lunch with friends, Jane, hugs, Galaxie 500, Amusement Parks on Fire, Neptune, Wolfgang Press, Johanna’s House of Glamour, De La Soul, Xeno & Oaklander, The Faint, ABSRDST, Girlpool. Foals, Bertrand Burgaiat, Broods, Chaka Khan, Maren Morris, Piroshka, MSNBC, Broadchurch, Capt Marvel, Captive State, On Freedom by Cass Sunstein, A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin, Talking to My Daughter About the Economy by Yanis Varoufakis, Suckdog: A Ruckus by Lisa Carver, Timehop, MediaLink, Webby Awards Judging, Elizabeth Warren’s Tech Plan, Antonio Garcia Marquez, New Projects 

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 35

Topics: Taxes, visiting friends, Jane,Chatham Chatlist, Electric Company, Wallflowers, Rema Rema, John Stewart, Methyl Ethyl, Aldous Harding, Pixx, Foals, Big Theif, Pond, Solange, Guardians of the Galaxy Soundtrack, The Crown, The Orville, Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Spiderman into the Spider Verse, A Vindication of the Rights of Women by Mary Wollstonecraft, On Freedom by Cass Sunstein, Timehop, Autonomous Cars, Netflix Algorithms, short and sweet

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 34

Topics: Stodgy.com, Chatham  Chatlist, Jane in ATL, The Atlanta Acquarium, Mark Hollis, Unbunny, Johanna’s House of Glamour, The Pull of Autumn, Star Wars: The Force Awakens Soundtrack, Bob Mould, Rustin Man, Nivhek, HEALTH, A Star is Born Soundtrack, Chassol, Damon & Naomi, Ex:Re, Michael Cohen Testimony,  The Oscars, The Crown, The Orville, Can You Ever Forgive Me?, A Star is Born, Apollo 11 IMAX Documentary, Madeleine L’Engel, A Swiftly Tilting Planet, Many Waters, Acceptable Time, Timehop, Tesla, Amazon in NYC, projects, diet

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The Webb Chatham Report: Episode 33

Topics: Chattanooga, Road Trips, Talking to Agencies, Whiskey, Home Alone, Asian stir fries, Podcasts, Jane, Peter Murphy, Ladytron, Jackie O Motherf**ker, Broken Social Scene, Drekka, Dais Records, Mercury Rev, Cold War Soundtrack, Toy, Ex Re, Star Wars Last Jedi Soundtrack, Van Morrison, Flying Lotus, The Crown, Alita: Battle Angel, Gotham by Edwin Burrows and Mike Wallace, Beggars in Spain by Nancy Kress, The Time Quintet by Madeleine L’Engel, Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson, Timehop, Barbarian Group, Trek Book, Laguardia Book, Which Half is Wasted, Diet, Klippel Fiel

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