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TCBCast: An Unofficial Elvis Presley Fan Podcast

Mar 2, 2021

After Justin & Gurdip discuss the official release of the Peloton Elvis remixes, Gurdip sets Justin loose with author Tony Plews to talk about his new book "Walk A Lonely Street: Elvis Presley, Country Music, & The True Story of Heartbreak Hotel."

Tony's book is a sweeping, nearly 700-page epic, spanning from just after...


Mar 1, 2021

If you've been following along on social media, I announced in a livestream at the end of February that our monthly episodes of TCBCast Now, our pop culture discussion experiment, which were originally planned as lower-tier Patreon exclusives, are going to be released on the general feed after approximately one month...


Feb 24, 2021

This week we're joined by Elvis researcher Giacomo "Jay" Viviano to discuss his and his colleagues' work uncovering stories, interviews and other research relating to Elvis's connections with people of color. 

For Song of the Week, Justin takes Mark Potter's Patreon request song "I Washed My Hands in Muddy Water" and...


Feb 16, 2021

This week, Justin & Gurdip highlight five songs apiece that Elvis recorded written by Black songwriters - whether they have interesting stories behind them, are iconic tunes of Elvis' musical career, or the guys just happen to like the songs a whole hell of a lot.

Then, for Song of the Week, Gurdip is all pooped out...


Feb 9, 2021

Justin & Gurdip explore the life and music of pianist Dudley Brooks, the jazz pianist who came into Elvis' life through his feature films, and put his own distinctive stamp on Elvis' sound in the 50s and early 60s. We also explore Dudley's a few non-Elvis cuts from his career as a songwriter, most famously the holiday...