Synopses & Reviews
After "Will you guys please go away?," Car Talk: Car Tunes are the most frequent listener requests fielded by Click and Clack, the famous Tappet brothers. Listeners searching for disrespectful, irreverent car tunes that express their true feelings about their cars need look no further.
Facing another incomprehensible, costly repair? Wondering how you managed to buy the only lemon on the lot? Sitting by the dusty roadside waiting for a tow? Tom and Ray have always been there for you and they'll be there for you again. Just pop Car Talk: Car Tunes into your car player (assuming there's still enough juice to run it) and select a tune that best expresses your deepest thoughts and feelings.
Choose from 21 tunes researched by Car Talk's Department of Automusicology, songs with titles like, "Auto Service Hell," "King of Junk," "Cab on Fire," "My Bloody Yogo" and "Under the Wrench." This compendium of Disrespectful Car Songs features 21 of the best car tunes played on the air during the last 13 years of Car Talk, from bands including The Arrogant Worms, Red Meat, Betsy in the Gene Pool, and Dork Side of the Tune. These songs are just the beginning of a long list of anti-reverential auto anthems waiting to help you find the courage to slide back in behind the wheel.
Choose from 21 tunes researched by Car Talk's Department of Automusicology with titles like "Auto Service Hell, " 'King of Junk, " and "Under the Wrench." 1 CD.
About the Author
Tom Magliozzi along with his brother Ray, are better known as Click and Clack, the Tappet Brothers, host National Public Radioand#8217;s Car Talk, a weekly call-in program. Their wacky, uninhibited, thoroughly unrehearsed show has endeared them to millions of listeners. Winners of the Peabody Award in broadcasting, the brothers have been handing out advice on everything from car repair to marriage repair since 1977. Their twice-weekly newspaper column, andquot;Click and Clack Talk Cars,andquot; appears in more than 200 newspapers around the country.TOM AND RAY MAGLIOZZI (better known to their fans as Click and Clack, The Tappet Brothers) are the hosts of NPR's Car Talka syndicated weekly call-in program broadcast nationwide to over 400 stations and heard by over 2 million listeners. Winner of the Peabody Award, Car Talkhas been providing advice since 1977. Tom and Ray live in Cambridge, Massachusetts.