Episodes
The story of The Velvet Underground continues as we pick back up with the eclectic pairing of Lou Reed & John Cale, and dive deeper into the background of the multi-instrumentalist who's avant-garde drone swells became a staple of the group's early sound. As the two find their collaborative style, the group's original line-up begins to take shape with the additions of guitarist Sterling Morrison and drummers Angus MacLise & Moe Tucker. As always, Follow Marcus on Spotify to listen to...
Published 10/19/21
No Dogs in Space is back for Season 2! Marcus and Carolina return, and this season we shift our focus towards a sub-genre of Music, that much like Punk, encompasses a wide range of different styles cross-pollinating organically in the underground music scene of the 1970's, this season we're diving headfirst into Alternative. Kicking off with the first series, covering one of the most influential acts in musical history, The Velvet Underground. In this episode we meet a young, complicated Lou...
Published 10/12/21
As our story of The Beasties approaches it's final stop, Carolina and Marcus breakdown a time in the group's career when they had already achieved greatness but strove to artistically take their sound to another level. Through new found collaborations and pulling from all of the creative elements that made up their earlier successes, the 3 MCs from NYC would go on to record "Hello Nasty" & some of the most memorable hits in their catalog. Lastly, with a new, slightly-more mature point of...
Published 06/07/21
In this penultimate episode of our Beastie Boy's series, Carolina and Marcus pick back up with the Beasties at the height of their success, fresh off the heels of a multi-platinum record and their first smash hit. As their fame and notoriety continues to grow, we see the group mature past their beer chugging frat boy personas to record one of the most definitive records of their career, Paul's Boutique. Go to http://betterhelp.com/nodogs to get 10% off your first month of BetterHelp! Go to...
Published 05/20/21
Our adventure into Beastie History continues as Carolina and Marcus dive even deeper into the story of The Beastie Boys, at a time in their career when things really started to take off! The group further cements their connection with Producer, Rick Ruben and link up with a Manager who can truly help focus their "Style". As Def Jam Records and Run DMC pave the way for their explosion into the mainstream, we see The Beastie Boys strike gold with a hit music video and the release of their debut...
Published 05/08/21
This week Carolina and Marcus reach the mid way point in the story of the Beasties as the group transitions from their Hardcore roots to a full fledged Hip-Hop Act. We see the band lose a founding member but gain a legendary producer, and learn the bizarre story of Cooky Puss and it's "Celestial" origins. Go to http://boxofawesome.com and use code NODOGS for 20% off your first box.   Go to http://feals.com/nodogs to become a member and get 50% off your first order with free shipping.   Go to...
Published 04/22/21
In the 1980's, as the punk scene evolved into hardcore, another scene was developing and beginning to flourish in the clubs of NYC. In this episode, Carolina and Marcus will dig into early New York Hip Hop, and the MC's and Performers that lead The Beastie Boys to expand their musical horizons into the new style they were searching for.   Go to http://boxofawesome.com and use code NODOGS for 20% off your first box.   Go to http://feals.com/nodogs to become a member and get 50% off your first...
Published 04/09/21
In the 1980's, as the punk scene evolved into hardcore, another scene was developing and beginning to flourish in the clubs of NYC. In this episode, Carolina and Marcus will dig into early New York Hip Hop, and the MC's and Performers that lead The Beastie Boys to expand their musical horizons into the new style they were searching for..   Go to http://boxofawesome.com and use code NODOGS for 20% off your first box.   Go to http://feals.com/nodogs to become a member and get 50% off your...
Published 04/08/21
It's time for Season 1.1! And for this series, Carolina and Marcus open the book on one of New York's most influential musical acts of all time, The Beastie Boys. From their roots as a rag-tag group of punk kids meeting in the midst of the New York Hardcore scene to the recording of their debut EP Polli Wog Stew, at a time when music scenes and cultures in New York City were intersecting like never before..   Go to http://expressvpn.com/nodogs to get an extra 3 months FREE on a one-year...
Published 03/27/21
It's time for Season 1.1! And for this series, Carolina and Marcus open the book on one of New York's most influential musical acts of all time, The Beastie Boys. From their roots as a rag-tag group of punk kids meeting in the midst of the New York Hardcore scene to the recording of their debut EP Polly Wog Stew, at a time when music scenes and cultures in New York City were intersecting like never before..   Go to http://expressvpn.com/nodogs to get an extra 3 months FREE on a one-year...
Published 03/25/21
Every good show needs an encore and this week Carolina and Marcus are back for one more very special bonus episode to close out the debut Season on Punk, as they were lucky enough to get the chance to sit down and have an in-depth conversation with several key players in their recently covered story of The Screamers, Drummer, KK Barrett, his wife, Trudie Arguelles-Barrett, and Keyboardist, Jeff McGregor..   Taking us out: Mujeres Podridas   Follow Marcus on Spotify to listen to all of the...
Published 02/11/21
Every good show needs an encore and this week Carolina and Marcus are back for one more very special bonus episode to close out the debut Season on Punk, as they were lucky enough to get the chance to sit down and have an in-depth conversation with several key players in their recently covered story of The Screamers, Drummer, KK Barrett, his wife, Trudie Arguelles-Barrett, and Keyboardist, Jeff McGregor..   Taking us out: Mujeres Podridas   Follow Marcus on Spotify to listen to all of the...
Published 02/11/21
It’s Q&A week on No Dogs in Space as Carolina and Marcus take listener questions and give a peek behind the curtain, along the way recapping some of their favorite moments from the premiere season on Punk..   Go to http://warbyparker.com/nodogs to try 5 pairs of glasses at home for FREE!   For a limited time, get 25% off and zero delivery fees on your first order of $15 or more when you download the DoorDash app and enter code NODOGS2021.   Go to http://feals.com/nodogs to get 50%...
Published 01/28/21
It’s Q&A week on No Dogs in Space as Carolina and Marcus take listener questions and give a peek behind the curtain, along the way recapping some of their favorite moments from the premiere season on Punk.   Go to http://warbyparker.com/nodogs to try 5 pairs of glasses at home for FREE!   For a limited time, get 25% off and zero delivery fees on your first order of $15 or more when you download the DoorDash app and enter code NODOGS2021.   Go to http://feals.com/nodogs to get 50% off your...
Published 01/28/21
As we begin to wrap up this Season, we conclude with the final chapter of our 2 part series on one of Punk's most influential groups, The Screamers, following the band as their lineup expands, leading up to the final anxiety inducing performances that defined their legacy..   Go to http://hellofresh.com/nodogs10 and use code nodogs10 for 10 free meals, including free shipping!   Go to http://expressvpn.com/nodogs to get an extra 3 months of ExpressVPN for free!   Go to http://boxofawesome.com...
Published 01/15/21
As we begin to wrap up this Season, we conclude with the final chapter of our 2 part series on one of Punk's most influential groups, The Screamers, following the band as their lineup expands, leading up to the final anxiety inducing performances that defined their legacy.   Go to http://hellofresh.com/nodogs10 and use code nodogs10 for 10 free meals, including free shipping!   Go to http://expressvpn.com/nodogs to get an extra 3 months of ExpressVPN for free!   Go to...
Published 01/15/21
To kick off the first half of our final series for this season, we're taking a deep dive into the worlds of performative and synth punk with the formation of one of the most influential yet unusual bands to grace the LA Punk scene, The Screamers..   Taking us out: The Freakees - Sell Out   Follow Marcus on Spotify to listen to all of the songs used in this episode   Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License...
Published 01/07/21
To kick off the first half of our final series for this season, we're taking a deep dive into the worlds of performative and synth punk with the formation of one of the most influential yet unusual bands to grace the LA Punk scene, The Screamers. Taking us out: The Freakees - Sell Out Follow Marcus on Spotify to listen to all of the songs used in this episode   Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
Published 01/07/21
As we come to the end of the story for Joy Division,, we enter a defining period for the group, leading up to the release of their final album Closer and the beginning of the struggles and untimely downfall of legendary lead singer, Ian Curtis..   Head to http://expressvpn.com/nodogs today and get an extra 3 months free on a 1-year package!   Visit http://betterhelp.com/nodogs to get 10% off your first month!   Song: “Summer's Over” by Depresión Tropical   Follow Marcus on Spotify to...
Published 12/17/20
As we come to the end of the story for Joy Division, we enter a defining period for the group, leading up to the release of their final album Closer and the beginning of the struggles and untimely downfall of legendary lead singer, Ian Curtis.   Head to http://expressvpn.com/nodogs today and get an extra 3 months free on a 1-year package!   Visit http://betterhelp.com/nodogs to get 10% off your first month!   Song: “Summer's Over” by Depresión Tropical   Follow Marcus on Spotify to listen to...
Published 12/17/20
In this the third chapter of our series on Joy Division, we explore the band's early missteps in finding their footing in the Manchester punk scene while simultaneously discovering their signature style, as well as the details behind the innovative recording sessions that lead to the release of their most renowned album, Unknown Pleasures.   Get $5 off and zero delivery fees on your first order of $15 or more when you download the DoorDash app and enter code NODOGS.   Go...
Published 12/03/20
In this the third chapter of our series on Joy Division,, we explore the band's early missteps in finding their footing in the Manchester punk scene while simultaneously discovering their signature style, as well as the details behind the innovative recording sessions that lead to the release of their most renowned album, Unknown Pleasures..   Get $5 off and zero delivery fees on your first order of $15 or more when you download the DoorDash app and enter code NODOGS.   Go to...
Published 12/03/20
On the second part of our series on Joy Division, we cover the year the musical evolution of the band from their beginnings as a fairly typical British punk band to their eventual post-punk breakthrough, as well as the infamous origins of their name.    Go to http://everyplate.com and enter code NODOGS3 to get 3 weeks of EveryPlate meals for only $2.99 per meal!   Song: No Rings by Keepers   Follow Marcus on Spotify to listen to all of the songs used in this episode   Kevin MacLeod...
Published 11/19/20
On the second part of our series on Joy Division,, we cover the year the musical evolution of the band from their beginnings as a fairly typical British punk band to their eventual post-punk breakthrough, as well as the infamous origins of their name..   Go to http://everyplate.com and enter code NODOGS3 to get 3 weeks of EveryPlate meals for only $2.99 per meal!   Song: No Rings by Keepers   Follow Marcus on Spotify to listen to all of the songs used in this episode   Kevin MacLeod...
Published 11/19/20
On this,, the penultimate series of our season of punk, we begin the surprisingly funny and absurd story of one of the largely accidental originators of post punk:: Manchester's own Joy Division..   Song: Leave With Us by Prosthetic Patient   Follow Marcus on Spotify to listen to all of the songs used in this episode   Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
Published 11/05/20