Episode 5 While my podcast gently weeps

In this episode we discuss whether rioting should have a catchy soundtrack and wife swapping amongst bands. Oh, and albums… The White Album, The Beatles (1:25) What’s going on?, Marvin Gaye (16:30) Rage against the machine, RATM (37:45) Obviously you were impressed by this episode (Smug mode). Why not get on a roll and listenContinue reading “Episode 5 While my podcast gently weeps”

Episode 4 Don’t you shiiiiverrrrrrrrr-hoooowlllll!

There’s a time in every podcaster’s life where you have to just roll up your sleeves, put on your posh wellies and go and see Coldplay. At Wimbledon. In a gilet. Listen on for our entirely unbiased and fair review! How can a howling dog be wrong?! Also we discuss what music sounds like ifContinue reading “Episode 4 Don’t you shiiiiverrrrrrrrr-hoooowlllll!”

Episode 3 What’s brewing, bitches?

In Episode 3 we (Chris) explode the podcast, we get a visit from God, have our minds opened to jazz club (mmmmmmmmm…..niiiice) and read from the Bible. We deep dive into: The mis-education of Lauryn Hill, Lauryn Hill (1:45) Bitches Brew, Miles Davis (17:05) Aqualung, Jethro Tull (30:30) Depressed? Bored? Simple? You need podcasts! AndContinue reading “Episode 3 What’s brewing, bitches?”

A brief history of music

Obviously, the album peaked in 1971, but what happened in the rest of history…? 1955 Teenagers exist, they eat burgers, buy vinyl and everyone has good hair. Boy scouting becomes less fashionable. 1963 A lot more people started taking a lot more drugs. People wear pointy footwear. 1964 Americans discover British music. Which was actuallyContinue reading “A brief history of music”

Parallel Lines

In 1978, a former playboy model and 5 ‘hopelessly horrible’ musicians from the New York underground went into a recording studio and laid down a soundtrack which tied together the most musically diverse decade. Combining punk, glam, disco, pop, new wave, rock n roll and 50s doo-wop, Blondie were to create a stellar mix ofContinue reading “Parallel Lines”

Episode 1 – George or gorge?

Episode 1 – Sinatra! Bob Marley! That guy now not in Wham! Quizzes! Have you ever wondered what people listened to before Rock n Roll? Keen on Fedora hats? Ah! You like a geological feature and 80s pop star-based quiz! Well, you are in for a treat…! Listen on, get excited, wet the bed andContinue reading “Episode 1 – George or gorge?”