59 - Stepdad Rock (Journey - Separate Ways)

This week Angie Burian and I revisit the incredibly urgent “Separate Ways” by karaoke anthem kings Journey.

We dissect the infamous music video (named 13th worst by MTV), and its cocaine-fueled, sleeve-adjusting, invisible-intrument-playing stars.

Also: why this feels like stepdad rock, dad-centric mustache phobias, early experiments in music video technology, and strong feelings about Steve Perry’s hair from keyboardist Jonathan Kane