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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]…


Podcast 559 | Featuring Buck Meek, Diane Cluck and Lomelda

On this week’s podcast, Ben Marwood has something small to ask of you before he jumps into another week’s worth of the best new music releases. Artist “Track” [Album] Lomelda “Hannah Sun” [Hannah] This is the Kit “Coming to get you nowhere” [Off Off On] PUP “Rot” [This Place Sucks Ass] sad13 “Hysterical” [Haunted Painting]…


Podcast 558 | Featuring Shelly, The Marias and MorMor

On this week’s podcast, Kev Lawson curates an hour’s worth of amazing new music to help those of you in the UK get through another lockdown. Artist “Track” [Album] Jean Dawson “Devilish” [Pixel Bath] MorMor “Don’t Cry” [Single] Nilufer Yanya “Crash” [Feeling Lucky – EP] Bring Me the Horizon “Parasite Eve” [POST HUMAN: SURVIVAL HORROR]…


Podcast 557 | Featuring BLACKSTARKIDS, Jean Dawson and Priya Ragu

On this week’s podcast, Jenessa Williams sets her sights on the bright new music stars heading our way in 2021. Artist “Track” [Album] BLACKSTARKIDS “BRITNEY BITCH” [Single] Hope Tala “Lovestained” [Sensitive Soul EP] Priya Ragu “Good Love 2.0” [Single] Kynsy “Happiness Isn’t A Fixed State” [Single] Pretty Sick “Allen Street” [Single] Talkboy “Stupid Luck” [Single]…