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Kyle Meredith With... is an interview series in which WFPK's Kyle Meredith speaks to a wide breadth of artists. Meredith digs deep to find out how their work is made and where their journey is going. From legendary artists to the newer class, from musicians to film & television stars, you'll hear about the things you were always curious about from all of your favorites.

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United States

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Kyle Meredith With... is an interview series in which WFPK's Kyle Meredith speaks to a wide breadth of artists. Meredith digs deep to find out how their work is made and where their journey is going. From legendary artists to the newer class, from musicians to film & television stars, you'll hear about the things you were always curious about from all of your favorites.

Language:

English

Contact:

954-294-9298


Episodes

MGMT on the Loss of Life, Alien-Delivered Songs, & a Congratulations Callback

2/21/2024
MGMT’s Andrew VanWyngarden and Ben Goldwasser catch up with Kyle Meredith to dig into their new album, Loss of Life. Listen to the new episode above, or wherever you get your podcasts. The duo unravels embodying the album's title as a theme, challenging themselves to find new levels of vulnerability in their lyricism, and the bonkers origins of songs like "Bubbglegum Dog" and "Nothing Changes." They also dive into how songs like "Little Dark Age" have taken on a second life in recent years. Listen to MGMT's Andrew VanWyngarden and Ben Goldwasser talk their new album Loss of Life above. To keep up to date with all the latest from Kyle Meredith With... follow on your favorite podcast platform; keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:25:17

John Malkovich on the Corruption & Compromise of WWII in Apple TV+’s The New Look

2/19/2024
John Malkovich joins Kyle Meredith to talk about the upcoming new Apple TV+ series, The New Look, which tells the story of life in Nazi-occupied France and post-WWII Europe through the lives of fashion icons Christian Dior and Coco Chanel. Listen to the new episode above, or wherever you get your podcasts. Malkovich -- the legendary actor known for such roles as Being John Malkovich, Con Air, and Of Mice and Men -- portrays Lucien Lelong, a French couturier who was a mentor of Dior (among other iconic designers). He explains his role in the show, dives into how it delves into the compromises many people had to make in order to survive, and ultimately how choices during the time were rarely easy. Also teased is the actor's upcoming role in the Andrew Scott-led series, The Talented Mr. Ripley. The role is familiar to Malkovich, who played the titular character in 2002's Ripley's Game. Listen to John Malkovich talk The New Look above. You can also check out the show on Apple TV+ here. To keep up to date with all the latest from Kyle Meredith With... follow on your favorite podcast platform; keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:14:23

Paloma Faith on Grief, Divorce, and the Expectations of Happiness

2/16/2024
Paloma Faith joins Kyle Meredith to talk about her new album, The Glorification of Sadness, which chronicles the stages of grief she faced while going through a divorce. Listen to the new episode above, or wherever you get your podcasts. The English singer and actress reveals the emotional stories behind the albums songs, which feature such titles as "Eat Shit and Die." Reflecting back to the place that she was in during the creation of The Glorification of Sadness, Faith recalls warning her management of her fragile state, discovering that happiness is a ridiculous expectation, and the time her label asked how they could turn her pain into a commodity. In addition to diving into The Glorification of Sadness, Faith also teases her upcoming book, which is about being a woman in a post-feminist world. Listen to Paloma Faith talk The Glorification of Sadness above. To keep up to date with all the latest from Kyle Meredith With... follow on your favorite podcast platform; keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:23:57

Kula Shaker’s Crispian Mills on Reunions, Classic Sounds, & A New Simon Pegg Series

2/14/2024
Kula Shaker frontman Crispian Mills joins Kyle Meredith to talk about Natural Magick, the new album from the English psychedelic rock band. Listen to the new episode above, or wherever you get your podcasts. The frontman discusses bringing back the band’s original Hammond player, who spent his non-Kula Shaker years playing with Oasis and Oasis-offshoots. Then, when the conversation turns to the band of the 1960s, he gives his take on The Beatles' new and final song, "Now and Then." The singer also finds time to tease that he is working with Simon Pegg once again on the upcoming series Technicolor Time Machine. Listen to Crispian Mills chat Natural Magick above. To keep up to date with all the latest from Kyle Meredith With... follow on your favorite podcast platform; keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:27:06

Slow Pulp’s Emily Massey on Listening to Lucinda Williams & Opening For The Postal Service

2/12/2024
Slow Pulp's Emily Massey joins Kyle Meredith to talk about the band's latest album Yard, their upcoming tour with Death Cab for Cutie and The Postal Service, and more. Listen to the new episode above, or wherever you get your podcasts. The frontwoman outlines how 2000s indie rock influenced the way they approached their sound, especially when it comes to the music from The O.C. Also influencing their sound is Americana, as Massey talks about how finding a Lucinda Williams CD moved their aural marker to more Americana pastures. Massey goes on to discuss how she deals with her doubts and anxieties as a front-person in a band, how watching The Beatles documentary recalibrated her definition of success, and what it means to be touring with Death Cab for Cutie and The Postal Service. Listen to Emily Massey talk Yard above or watch the interview below. You can also follow Kyle Meredith With... on your favorite podcast platform, and keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:27:03

Daryl J Johnson on Self Reliance, Drunk History, and Punk’d

2/10/2024
Daryl J. Johnson joins Kyle Meredith to talk about his role in the new film Self Reliance, the Hulu movie that's written and directed by, as well as starring, Jake Johnson. Listen to the new episode above, or wherever you get your podcasts. Johnson chats about how he landed the role after the director saw him in an episode of Drunk History, and how being part of the series continues to get him recognized, especially by other celebrities. He also touches on if he would trust Andy Samberg if he pulled up in a limo, should such a situation ever present itself to him. The actor also discusses how being part of Ashton Kutcher’s Punk’d helped prepare him for some of the more outrageous moments in Self Reliance. Listen to Daryl J Johnsons chat Self Reliance above. The movie is now available on Hulu, and new subscribers of Hulu can get a 30-day trial by signing up here. You can also follow Kyle Meredith With... on your favorite podcast platform, and keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:18:11

Aldis Hodge on Marmalade, Acting Opposite Joe Keery, & the Upcoming Parallel

2/9/2024
Aldis Hodge joins Kyle Meredith to talk about his new film Marmalade, a Bonnie and Clyde-style crime romance. Listen to the new episode above, or wherever you get your podcasts. Hodge, known for Black Adam, Leverage, Straight Outta Compton, and more, explains how it was enjoyable to tackle something more comedic, as it contrasts the roles he’s used to playing. Hodge then discusses working opposite of co-star Joe Keery. "We just had a good time finding [a] balance while we were working together," he explains. "It was a lot of fun because he's taking crazy risks, and so am I." Listen to Aldis Hodge talk Marmalade. You can also follow Kyle Meredith With... on your favorite podcast platform, and keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:17:00

Mary Timony on Desert Sounds, Loneliness, & Being Named A Guitar God

2/7/2024
Mary Timony joins Kyle Meredith to talk about her new album Untame the Tiger, her first solo effort in nearly 20 years. Listen to the new episode above, and don't forget to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts. The Helium/Ex Hex indie legend speaks on why she wanted her new album to sound like a desert record, having Fairport Convention’s Dave Mattacks drum on it, and her feelings surrounding making the top 100 on Rolling Stone’s list of the greatest guitarists of all time. She also dives into how she suffered a breakup during the making of Untame the Tiger, as well as the tragic loss of both of her parents. Such an experience understandably led to her explore themes of loneliness and escape over the course of the new songs. Listen to Mary Timony talk Untame The Tiger above. You can also follow Kyle Meredith With... on your favorite podcast platform, and keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:25:14

Natalie Morales on Self Reliance, Pearl Jam, & My Dead Friend Zoe

2/5/2024
Natalie Morales joins Kyle Meredith to talk about her role in Jake Johnson’s Self Reliance. Listen to the new episode, and don't forget to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts. Morales, who plays Johnson's ex-girlfriend in the film, discusses the wide range of genres Self Reliance takes from, as well as her friendship with the writer/director/star. She then finds time to tease her next film, My Dead Friend Zoe, which is executive produced by football star Travis Kelce. She also digs into how she feels Millennials haven't gotten enough opportunity to direct, citing Everything Everywhere All at Once directors Daniel Kwan, Daniel Scheinert as proof that, contrary to what some may think, there's an audience for Millennial-created media. Listen to Natalie Morales talk Self Reliance. You can also follow Kyle Meredith With... on your favorite podcast platform, and keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:26:27

Kyle Meredith Rewind: MC5's Wayne Kramer

2/2/2024
Wayne Kramer, co-founder, guitarist, and singer of the influential Detroit rock band MC5, passed away on we Friday, February 2nd. In honor of of the punk legend’s memory, we’re re-releasing Kramer’s 2018 interview on Kyle Meredith With. In conversation with host Kyle Meredith, Kramer spoke about his memoir The Hard Stuff, his experiences in jail and with law enforcement, and the realities of Detroit in the late ’60s. Kramer also touched on his nonprofit, Jail Guitar Doors, and detailed his band with Mike Doughty, By Rocket. Please follow and review Kyle Meredith With... on your favorite podcast platform, and keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:35:15

Matthew Vaughn on Needle Dropping The Beatles, Samuel L Jackson’s Delivery, & Argylle’s Incredible Cast

2/2/2024
Argylle director Matthew Vaughn joins Kyle Meredith to talk about the new film, which boasts an incredible ensemble cast of Henry Cavill, Sam Rockwell, Bryan Cranston, Catherine O'Hara, Dua Lipa, John Cena, Samuel L. Jackson, and more. Listen to the new episode above, and don't forget to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts. In addition to on-set stories, Vaughn tells the tale of how he cleared the rights to use The Beatles' "Now and Then" a year before it was even known to exist to the public. "Over a year and a half ago... I said, 'I'm really struggling to find what I call the romantic song of the movie, 'cause I need it to be sad, but hopeful...' [Giles Martin] said 'do you want to hear a new Beatles song?'" Listen to Matthew Vaugn talk Argyle above. You can also follow Kyle Meredith With... on your favorite podcast platform, and keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:24:48

Buffalo Tom’s Bill Janovitz on '60s Sounds, Canceled Comedy, and Their New Album

1/31/2024
Buffalo Tom's Bill Janovitz catches up with Kyle Meredith to talk about the band's new album, Jump Rope. The singer and guitarist discusses what it takes to get the band back to the studio over thirty five years into their career. Listen to them speak about the album above, and don't forget to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts. Janovitz also speaks on the band's drive to make new music, why the record is more acoustic-driven, and the '60s feel that came as a byproduct. He also teases the biography of The Cars he's working on. Listen to Buffalo Tom’s Bill Janovitz chat about all this and more in the new episode or watch it on YouTube. Please take the time to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts, and keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:27:50

Mary Holland on Self Reliance, Writing a Script with Lance Bass and Danielle Fisher

1/29/2024
Mary Holland joins Kyle Meredith to talk about her role in Self Reliance, the new Hulu film written, directed, and starring Jake Johnson. Listen to the two chat about Self Reliance above, and don't forget to like, review, and subscribe to KMWwherever you get your podcasts. Holland, who recently starred in Maggie Moore(s) and The Big Door Prize, also speaks about her friendship with Johnson, coming up in improv with Daryl J Johnson, and if she’d blindly get into a limo with Andy Samberg. The actress also touches on her work as a writer for The Happiest Season (and if she’d want to do a sequel), as well as a script she’s currently working on with Lance Bass and Danielle Fishel. Listen to Mary Holland talk about Self Reliance above or watch the interview below. Keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:22:43

Hightown’s Monica Raymund and Rebecca Cutter on the Show’s Final Puzzles, Craziness, and Drama

1/26/2024
Monica Raymund and Rebecca Cutter join Kyle Meredith to talk about the final season of Hightown, now showing on Starz. Listen to the two chat about this and more above, and don't forget to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts. Raymund, the lead actress who plays Jackie Quiñones in the crime drama, talks about how season 3 opens up not just as a puzzle, but one that has to be put together through an alcohol and drug-induced, two-day blackout. She reveals how such hectic beginning lead to the grand reckoning that she goes through over the course of the concluding seven episodes. Cutter, the show’s creator and showrunner, goes on to discuss the need to include much story and action as possible, bringing in Jeanine Serralles, and what to look forward to on her next series, The Hunting Wives. Listen to the full chat with Monica Raymund and Rebecca Cutter on this episode of Kyle Meredith with... Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:15:28

Slowdive’s Neil Halstead on New Album Everything Is Alive, The Cure, and Studio Couches

1/24/2024
Slowdive’s Neil Halstead joins Kyle Meredith to talk about the band's new album Everything Is Alive, taking inspiration from The Cure, and old studio couches. The frontman discusses the origins of Slowdive's new album, their second since reforming in 2013, as well as the background to his creative process. He then dives into specific tracks, like "Alife" and "Kisses." Listen to Slowdive’s Neil Halstead chat about all this and more in the new episode or watch it on YouTube. Please take the time to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts, and keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:29:35

Emily Hampshire on Jake Johnson’s Self Reliance, The Rig & Rebooting Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman

1/22/2024
Emily Hampshire (known for Schitt’s Creek and 12 Monkeys) joins Kyle Meredith to talk about her role in Self Reliance, the new Hulu original film directed by and starring Jake Johnson. The actress tells the story of how she linked up with Johnson and acting opposite a film's director/writer,. She also discusses other upcoming projects, like rebooting Norman Lear's Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman and her new graphic novel Amelia Aierwood -- Basic Witch. Listen to Emily Hampshire chat about her role in Jake Johnson's Self Reliance and more. You can also check out all of the past Kyle Meredith With... episodes using the player ahead. Please take a moment to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts -- it really does help! -- and keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:25:19

Neck Deep’s Ben Barlow on Pop Punk, Political Songs, and Aliens

1/19/2024
Neck Deep’s Ben Barlow joins Kyle Meredith to talk about the band’s new self-titled album. The frontman discusses taking their sound “back to their roots” and making the tough decision to scrap the work they had been doing halfway in Los Angeles, and, instead, doing a self-produced LP back home in Wales, as well as the plan to purposefully try to make a pure pop-punk album and what that means in the scope of their catalog. Barlow goes on to talk about including a Beatles sendup in the single “Heartbreak of the Century,” the trick to getting political songs right, as in the case of their track “We Need More Bricks,” and documenting the discovery of aliens in “Take Me With You”. Listen to Neck Deep’s Ben Barlow chat about all this and more in the new episode or watch it on YouTube. Please take the time to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts, and keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:28:19

Michael Shannon and Jason Narducy on Covering R.E.M. & Finding Cool Music

1/17/2024
Michael Shannon and Jason Narducy join Kyle Meredith to talk about covering R.E.M.'s Murmur album for a February tour. Shannon, known for The Shape of Water, Revolutionary Road, and recently with George & Tammy, and Narducy who spends time with Bob Mould, Superchunk, and Split Single, discuss why they decided to cover the classic 1983 LP, finding the album Document as their entry point when they were younger, and how the cooler music would find them in their youth. Shannon also talks about some of the challenges of deciphering Michael Stipe’s lyrics, while Narducy jokes about a few of Peter Buck’s more difficult guitar parts. The pair also let us know that they plan to play more than just the debut album, with follow-up Reckoning getting a spotlight as well, and the possibility of Michael Shannon doing another album with his band Corporal. Listen to Michael Shannon and Jason Narducy chat about all this and more in the new episode or watch it on YouTube. Please take the time to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts, and keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:21:26

Carrie Brownstein & Corin Tucker on Sleater-Kinney’s Dark, Emotional Little Rope

1/15/2024
Carrie Brownstein and Corin Tucker of Sleater-Kinney catch up with Kyle Meredith to talk about Little Rope, a record that was completed in the aftermath of a deadly car accident involving Brownstein's mother and stepfather in Italy in late 2022. The Sleater-Kinney members discuss how the emotionally personal album felt like it had higher stakes, the choice to open with the dark and sinister “Hell,” and being very specific about the sounds they were going for with producer John Congleton. We also hear about Corin’s vocal approaches, especially on a collection that finds her taking the lead more than any other S-K album, having actress J. Smith Cameron star in the video for “Say It Like You Mean It,” and how even the darkest moments lead to a final sliver of hope by the end of the journey. Listen to Carrie Brownstein and Corin Tucker of Sleater-Kinney chat about all this and more in the new episode or watch it on YouTube. Please take the time to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts, and keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:22:41

Eduardo Franco on Self Reliance’s Ninja Skills, Andy Samberg Limo Rides, & Stranger Things 5

1/13/2024
Eduardo Franco joins Kyle Meredith to talk about starring in Jake Johnson’s Self Reliance, a film that follows a disillusioned man who receives an invitation to win $1 million by taking part in a reality television game on the dark web. The Stranger Things actor talks about how he landed the part and came up with the right tone for his Production Assistant character, as well as his own thoughts on the bigger message of the movie and if he would get into a limo that had Andy Samberg offering a ride with no details. Franco also gives us an answer to whether or not he’s in Stranger Things 5 (Franco wasn’t included in the cast photo, leading to much mystery), and some small details on his part in the upcoming a24 movie, Y2K. Listen to Eduardo Franco chat about all this and more in the new episode or watch it on YouTube. Please take the time to like, review, and subscribe to KMW wherever you get your podcasts, and keep up to date with all our series by following the Consequence Podcast Network. Our Sponsors: * Check out Tecovas: http://www.tecovas.com Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

Duration:00:22:30