Adam Schlesinger, Rest in Power

Episode 829,   Apr 06, 2020, 09:00 AM

Fountains of Wayne's Adam Schlesinger died of covid-19 on April 1 at age 52. He was one of the great pop songwriters of our time. (One bit of evidence: he wrote "That Thing You Do.")

Episode editor: Mary Edelberg

Become a Rockin' the Suburbs patron - support the show and get bonus content - at

Subscribe to Rockin' the Suburbs on Apple Podcasts/iTunes or other podcast platforms, including audioBoom, Spotify, Google Play, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Or listen at Please rate/review the show on Apple Podcasts/iTunes and share it with your friends.

Visit our website at

Email Jim & Patrick at

Follow us on the Twitter, Facebook or Instagram @suburbspod

If you're glad or sad or high, call the Suburban Party Line — 612-440-1984.

Theme music by Quartjar. Visit

(c) 2020, Artie S. Industries LLC