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Podcast 585 | Featuring Self Esteem, WILLOW and Olivia Rodrigo

Newly twenty-eight, Jenessa Williams delivers a podcast of two halves; the youthful pop-punk icons making her feel old, and the same-age artists proving that there is still plenty of fun to be had. Artist “Track” [Album] Olivia Rodrigo “brutal” [Sour] WILLOW “transparent soul feat. Travis Barker” [Single] Cleopatrick “THE DRAKE” [BUMMER] Self Esteem “I Do…


Podcast 584 | Featuring Stereolab, Clearlake and Villagers

On this week’s podcast, Tom Crook, Paul Whitty and Ben Smith are back together indoors and deliver another dose of music both new and used for your enjoyment! Artist “Track” [Album] Lump “Animal” [Animal] Stereolab “Cybele’s Reverie” [Emperor Tomato Ketchup] Villagers “The First Day” [Fever Dreams] Clearlake “Wonder If The Snow Will Settle” [Cedars] King…


Podcast 583 | Featuring Cheekface, Squid and Wavves

On this week’s podcast, folk-punk sensation Ben Marwood talks about turning 40, visiting family and getting back to normal while running the rule over his music both new and used 🙌 Artist “Track” [Album] Cheekface “Listen to Your Heart. No.” [Emphatically No.] Sum 41 “Fat Lip” [All Killer No Filler] Typhoon “We’re In It” [Sympathetic…



Podcast 581 | Featuring Little Simz, Aziya and Rachel Chinouriri

On this week’s podcast, Guardian critic Jenessa Williams talks about the value of musical nostalgia and teenage fandoms while introducing you to her favourite tracks of the past few weeks. Artist “Track” [Album] Little Simz “Introvert” [Single] Rachel Chinouriri “Through The Eye” [Four° In Winter] Biig Piig “Lavender” [The Sky Is Bleeding – EP] Tirzah…


Podcast 580 | Featuring Jane Weaver, Mogwai and Billy Bragg

On this week’s podcast, due to the easing of lockdown restrictions Tom, Ben and Paul are reunited in Ben’s garden to talk about and share their favourite tracks both new and old. Artist “Track” [Album] Ben Howard “What A Day” [Noonday Dream] Jane Weaver “Solarised” [Flock] Mogwai “Fuck Off Money” [As The Love Continues] Yo…


Podcast 579 | Featuring Remember Sports, Pedro the Lion and Malibu Ken

On this week’s podcast, UK folk-punk artist Ben Marwood delivers a relaxing podcast featuring the best in music both new and used. Artist “Track” [Album] Kishi Bashi “Laughing With” [Emigrant EP] Remember Sports “Pinky Ring” [Like A Stone] Frances Quinlan “Now That I’m Back” [Likewise] Cheekface “Listen to Your Heart. No.” [Emphatically No] Yann Tiersen…


Podcast 563|Featuring Blitzen Trapper, Sad13 and Fozzy

On this week’s podcast, Ben Marwood hosts his last podcast of 2020 and brings with him an appeal close to our founder’s heart and another playlist of incredible new music. Artist “Tracks” [Album] sad13 “hysterical” [haunted painting] superchunk “there’s a ghost” [-] eels “dark and dramatic” [earth to dora] richard dawson “the queen’s head” [2020]…


Podcast 560 | Featuring Squid, Barbara Gold and Teenage Fanclub

On this week’s podcast, Tom, Paul and Ben take to Zoom to deliver a lockdown friendly podcast of the best music, new and used, that they could find. Artist “Track” [Album] Teenage Fanclub “Home” [Endless Arcade] Badly Drawn Boy “I Need Someone To Trust” [Banana Skin Shoes] Squid “Houseplants” [Single] Bill Callahan “Pigeons” [Gold Record]…