Geeking Out with Kristian Bush

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Fans matter, and everybody is a fan of SOMETHING. Kristian Bush, one-half of the Grammy-winning duo Sugarland, talks to people from all walks of life about what they’re geeking out over, and shares his own musical obsessions along the way.

Episode Date
Episode 12: Medical Macabre w/ Clare Bowen & Brandon Robert Young

Clare Bowen @clarembee and her husband Brandon Robert Young, take time to sit with #GeekingOut to discuss her fascination with a topic that might make you a little queasy. Clare challenges Kristian to figure out how the Kangaroo got his tail. Whilst leaving you with a false ending…

Jun 28, 2018
Episode 11: Crime with Amie Miriello

KB sits down with Sugarland's background singer Amie Miriello to discuss her obsession with CRIME. In Chapter 2, Amie tries selling "Yoga Nidra" to Kristian in order to resolve his sleeping challenges. Finally, KB dives into songwriting and writing his first "murder ballad."

Jun 13, 2018
Episode 10: Folk Art with Ted Wright

Kristian thought his friend Ted Wright was coming over to talk about R.E.M., but it turns out Ted's current obsession is appreciating and collecting folk art in all its forms. Plus: A slightly post-apocalyptic game of Trade Ya, and KB ends up talking about R.E.M. anyway.

May 29, 2018
Episode 9: Watercolors with Rita Wilson

Actress, producer, and singer-songwriter Rita Wilson joins Kristian to talk about her love of watercolors, and how her casual hobby has grown into a deep passion. Also, Trade Ya goes global, and KB breaks down the set list for this summer's Sugarland tour. (Tickets on sale now!)

May 15, 2018
Episode 8: Destiny Cards with Kat Foster

What if you could forecast your life like the weather? KB sits down with actress Kat Foster ('Jean Claude Van Johnson,' 'Til Death') to unlock the knowledge of the Destiny Cards and see what his future has in store. Also, a cleansing round of Trade Ya, and in Chapter 3, Kristian discusses what we can learn by listening to cover songs.

May 01, 2018
Episode 7: Beyoncé with Angelina Burnett

Once upon a time, TV writer Angelina Burnett ('Halt and Catch Fire') was just a casual fan of Beyoncé. Now she's in the throes of a life-changing obsession. Join us as we celebrate #Beychella by going deep on a superstar who's in a class of her own. Also: Trade Ya, and KB breaks down how the rhythm of the words in a song can change the way we respond to it.

Apr 17, 2018
Episode 6: 'Friends' with Ruth Bennett

The One Where Kristian Sits Down With Ruth To Talk About The Hit NBC Television Sitcom 'Friends.' Also: A super-helpful game of Trade Ya, and KB dives deep into TV theme songs to tell the story of how they made him a better musician.

Apr 03, 2018
Episode 5: Billy Joel with Will Stegemann

Long Island native Will Stegemann used to hate Billy Joel, but now considers himself "reluctantly obsessed." Kristian sits down with him to talk about what changed, and how music can bring us back home. Also: Trade Ya, and a tribute to the power of piano men and women in rock n' roll.

Mar 20, 2018
Episode 4: Cooking with Callie Khouri

Academy Award-winning screenwriter and 'Nashville' creator Callie Khouri visits KB's condo with a stack of cookbooks to talk about the peace she finds in the kitchen. Plus: Trade Ya, and Kristian's tribute to one of the greatest music producers of all time.

Mar 06, 2018
Episode 3: Hotels with Hunter Kelly

Kristian turns the tables on country music journalist Hunter Kelly, whose love for hotels with dramatic architecture and rotating restaurants helped inspire this podcast. Also: the guys play Trade Ya, and KB answers the question "What is a bass drop, and why is it awesome?"

Feb 20, 2018
Episode 2: Martial Arts with Bryan Frasher

Kristian visits with country music manager Bryan Frasher about the study of martial arts and the life lessons he's learned on the mat. The guys play "Trade Ya," and KB takes you behind the scenes of Lindsay Ell's song "Mint" to talk about one of his favorite instruments.

Feb 06, 2018
Episode 1: Beekeeping with Granger Smith

For the debut episode of "Geeking Out," Kristian sits down with country artist Granger Smith to discuss the fascinating world of beekeeping! What's royal jelly? You're about to find out. Also, the two friends play "Trade Ya," and KB talks about one of his favorite songs of all time.

Jan 23, 2018
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Dec 12, 2017