Road Work

These are the discussions between John Roderick and Dan Benjamin

About the show

America's top two podcast personalities are finally coming together in one podcasting event that will change the way you think about podcasting forever! Like a rock skipping over the placid waters of an alpine lake, Dan and John are all too well aware that this burst of kinetic energy will ultimately deposit them, like all human effort, at rest in the icy depths where no light can penetrate. Until then, they mean to thrill to the chase! To soak up the remaining light and banish thoughts of tomorrow! EXCELSIOR!

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  • Episode 4: Pie from a Stranger

    September 2nd, 2015  |  2 hrs 3 mins

    John and Dan talk about the search for automotive parts in junkyards, taking pies from strangers, the tendrils of insecurity, the cruelty of absence, emotional threats, a trip to Istanbul, clogged feeds, and the concept of giving.

  • Episode 3: I Now Declare This Mall Open

    August 26th, 2015  |  1 hr 41 mins

    John talks with Dan about his recent performance with Fiona Apple, the events which took place on July 25, 2008 at the Westfield Southcenter mall, and their musical "first-times".

  • Episode 2: Trading Sandwiches

    August 19th, 2015  |  2 hrs 5 mins

    John and Dan talk about fixing cars, metal shop, handheld football games and pacman watches, exploding cigarettes, wearing vests, Wonder Bread Star Wars trading cards, sandwiches, square pizza, owning a thermos, smoking, varmint infestations and deaths, a

  • Episode 1: Scrambling Eggs

    August 13th, 2015  |  1 hr 54 mins

    John Roderick and Dan Benjamin talk about rituals and routines, the privilege of being big, being introverted, stoping at stoplights, bad neighborhoods,
    making graveyards and fluffernutters, crumbling of bones, and making eggs.