Jawbone 125: In Search Of...Apelad

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The 125th episode of Jawbone, in which JoCo calls in to talk about Soft Under The Pines.

Transcript of JoCo's call[edit]

23:55 *Intro*
24:07
Hello Len, Nora. Jonathan Coulton here calling to talk to you about Under The Pines. Obviously a sort of a break up song. A one night stand gone bad between Lenord Nemoy and Bigfoot during that famous, it happened in that famous In Search of episode. You know, I knew I wanted to write a big-bigfoot song but everything I was coming up with was sort of too obvious and hokey and weird. Obviously I went with the break up song because that's my thing, you know. But it was sort of boring until I realised that it was actually Lenord Nemoy. Who should be the jilted lover. But, you know, I kept it subtle. I like that, bigfoot is not even mentioned nor is Lenord Nemoy. It's not exactly clear what is going on, it is sot of a puzzle song. And I sort of like the melody a lot even though I'm pretty sure I stole it from somewhere. But, yeah, that's the story, Under The Pines. You know, the love that they must have shared, a very special moment. but Bigfoot is a total arsehole as everyone knows.
25:21 *Song starts*