May 28, 2020
There’s no business like show business! This week, Adrienne and Katarina take on the bright lights of Broadway, discussing everything from old standards to modern classics. So what makes a musical good? What makes a stand-out Broadway hit? Will Katarina be able to stay focused long enough for Adrienne to make sense of her rants? There’s only one way to find out. Let’s go on with the show!
May 21, 2020
Fire up the grills! Turn up your stoves! Hit start on that microwave! This week, Adrienne and Katarina talk about the best music to cook to, whether you feel like making a three-course meal or simply want to microwave a burrito. Tune in for the best songs for making brunch, barbecuing on a hot Summer day, or even a romantic evening with your partner and a bottle of wine in a dimly lit kitchen; we’ve got songs for every meal you could think of. Featuring hits by Jack Johnson, Charles Trenet, Mitski, Hozier, Harry Styles and more, Rhapsody in Reverie has you covered in the kitchen. Get cooking!
May 13, 2020
Happy (Belated) Mother’s Day to all the fantastic mamas out there! This week, Adrienne and Katarina are diving into their favorite tunes that they associate with their favorite Mom-Related Memories! From wild disco anthems by Frankie Smith and ABBA, to classic hits by The Beatles, Eagles, and Prince, our hosts take a leisurely drive down memory lane with the best possible soundtrack. So give your mom a call, and then strap in: Rhapsody in Reverie is celebrating Mother’s Day!
May 6, 2020
We’re taking a journey around the world this week...through music! Join hosts Adrienne and Katarina as they discuss their favorite international bops, from bossa nova to K-pop, Italian pop to french rock, German R&B to salsa. Featuring artists like Clarice Falcão, Sigur Rós, BTS, Caterina Valente, Édith Piaf, and many more, you’ll be sure to enjoy a playlist full of incredible hits from all around the world. So grab your passports, listeners! It’s time to go around the world in 80 songs! (...Give or take).
April 29, 2020
Pack your bags and get ready for takeoff! No, Adrienne and Katarina haven’t gone completely stir-crazy; this week, Rhapsody in Reverie is headed to the airport as we talk about Travel Songs! We may be stuck at home, but this playlist is sure to make you feel like you’re off on an adventure with hits from Night Beds, Chet Faker, A Tribe Called Quest, Wham, Simon & Garfunkel, and many more! Adrienne and Katarina help you get in the zone by reminding us all what it was like to sail the skies, from the irritating TSA lines, to the liminal space of the airport food court, to resist the urge to look at your seatmate’s laptop: you’ll swear you were right up there with them.
April 22, 2020
Happy Earth Day, Listeners! It’s time to let the sunshine in and appreciate the beauty of Nature...or at least appreciate some nature-inspired tunes. This week Rhapsody in Reverie do a deep dive into songs about nature, featuring hits by Marvin Gaye, John Denver, Local Natives, Porter Robinson, and many more! Whether you’re here for the more literal songs lauding the ecology, or those that utilize it for more of a metaphor, Adrienne and Katarina have got you covered. So plug in, sit outside under a tree, and enjoy the day: It’s time to become one with nature.
April 15, 2020
It’s all about the money, money, money, money, (MOOOOONAAAAY) this week on Rhapsody in Reverie as we dive into the musical world of cold hard cash. From songs that praise it, to songs that question how it changes us as people and a society, musicians from all genres have something to say about it. So buckle up, plug in those headphones, and listen to Adrienne and Katarina discuss hits by Kendrick Lamar, Run the Jewels, Kanye West, Pet Shop Boys, Madonna, and many more! Let’s get this bread.
April 9, 2020
Come for the “Cat Mountaineer,” stay for the weird facts about octopi intercourse. As Adrienne and Katarina slip slowly into the embrace of Cabin Fever Madness, they bring you their most chaotic episode yet: Great Songs, Greater Titles! From the mysterious and intriguing “Swamp Song” and “Dirty Night Clowns” to the vivid and exhilarating “Attack of the 60 Ft Lesbian Octopus,” our hosts take you through some of the most imaginative titles that the music world has to offer. And, of course, they take many elaborate detours on the way. Strap in, Listeners! It’s a wild time!
April 2, 2020
In times like these, it’s important to take care of yourself, both inside and out. That’s why this week, Adrienne and Katarina have made you the ultimate self-care playlist! Whether it’s music to boost you up, or to help you finally clean out your mental closet, Rhapsody in Reverie has tunes you’ll certainly find comfort in. So get comfy, light some candles, and get your favorite snack. It’s self-care time!
March 25, 2020
Season 5 is finally here, and we’re kicking it off with a...well, not so much a “bang,” but a cozy, comfortable introduction. This is the Bedtime episode, where we talk about all songs perfect for settling down to a cat nap, bedtime, or anything in between. We also say the word ‘tender’ a lot. So get cozy with us, pull up a blanket and some hot tea, and dive into the songs we decided were perfect for slipping into dreamland. We promise, it’s no snoozefest!