April 30, 2021 | 2:22 p.m. and
The child returned to Let Bad Times Roll, their first new album in nine years. Dexter Holland and Noodles sat down with Kyle Meredith to discuss the journey of making the record, which showcases the state of the world within the songs, and the diversity and isolation that fills the lyrics and music video.
The LP also had a chance to look back as it went on, and the two told us how they celebrated the past with riffs and other fan favorites, like the return of Blackball (the “you have to keep going they are separate (male), including also recording 1997’s “Gone Away” as a piano ballad. Dexter and Noodles then took us to the business side of selling their catalog rights, changing some of what happened before the recording, and how much of the new album is expected on the upcoming live show. .
Kyle Meredith Uban a series of talks in which KFP Meredith of WFPK speaks to a wide range of musicians. Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, Meredith delves into the artist’s work to find out how the music was made and where their journey is, from legendary artists like Robert Plant, Paul McCartney, U2 and Bryan Ferry, to in the newer class of Ang Pambansa, St. Vincent, Arctic Monkeys, Haim, and Father John Misty. You can see Kyle’s full archive of episodes HERE.