2020 (New!) Podcast Series
Trax on the Trail, Pt. 8, Eric Kasper and Benjamin Schoening on Pop Music in the 2016 and 2020 Elections, and featuring Naomi Graber, Dana Gorzelany-Mostak, Benjamin Schoening, and Eric Kasper WRGC 88.3FM (aired August 7, 2020)
Trax on the Trail, Pt. 7, Paul Christiansen on the Evolution of Music in Television Political Ads, featuring Naomi Graber, Dana Gorzelany-Mostak, and Paul Christiansen WRGC 88.3FM (aired January 25, 2020)
In collaboration with WRGC 88.3
Trax on the Trail Podcast, Pt. 1 “Super Tuesday Edition,” featuring Dana Gorzelany-Mostak and James Deaville WRGC 88.3FM (aired March 1, 2016)
Trax on the Trail Podcast, Pt. 2 “The Candidate Takes the Mic,” featuring Brian Barone, James Deaville, Cannon McClain, and Dana Gorzelany-Mostak WRGC 88.3FM (aired April 26, 2016)
Trax on the Trail Podcast, Pt. 3 “Parodying the Presidency,” featuring Christianna Barnard, Dana Gorzelany-Mostak, and Sarah Kitts WRGC 88.3FM (aired June 9, 2016)
Trax on the Trail Podcast, Pt. 4 “The Candidates Take On Broadway,” featuring Naomi Graber, Elissa Harbert, James Deaville, Dana Gorzelany-Mostak, and Sarah Kitts WRGC 88.3FM (aired July 25, 2016)
Trax on the Trail Podcast, Pt. 5 “The Soundtrack of Populism,” featuring Justin Patch, Matthew Jordan, Dana Gorzelany-Mostak, James Deaville, and Cannon McClain WRGC 88.3FM (aired September 22, 2016)
Trax on the Trail Podcast, Pt. 6 “The Empire Strikes Trax,” featuring Dana Gorzelany-Mostak, Cannon McClain, Sarah Kitts, and Aly “Sam” Campbell WRGC 88.3FM (aired November 11, 2017)
Emily Abrams Ansari Podcast Series
In fall of 2015, Trax on the Trail joined forces with Prof. Emily Abrams Ansari’s Music and Politics class at Western University in Ontario. Each student penned an essay or created a podcast that explored a specific intersection between music and presidential politics.
An Unknown Legacy: The 1840 Election and Political Campaign Songs, Caroline Gleason-Mercier, March 3, 2016.
Vote for Change: John Kerry Will Not Surrender, Nikki Pasqualini, January 21, 2016.