Only A Podcast

Two blokes, upside down and many miles from home, talk about popular culture. And unpopular culture too. Books, music, films, the news, what we had for dinner last night.. everything is fair game.

About Only A Podcast

Born out of time on our hands during lockdown, a vague feeling that we were missing out on something and the realisation that our voices didn’t sound too bad once we’d set up our mics, phones and speakers, we put an end to procrastination and got on with the job.

So here we are.. lots of hot reckons about all sorts of topics, but probably not politics (but who knows, everything’s political eh?), in an easily accessible format, on apps you probably already use.

It’s just like you’re down the pub with us. So get a round in, and join in the discussion.

New Episodes Fortnightly

Or thereabouts. Often-ish.

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Latest Episode

Episode 24 – The Definite Article

Which ageing rockers have still got it? Find out who we still rate now they've reached a certain age. How come certain band names are mispronounced, even by fans? Don't add the "THE" if it's not needed! Why does this happen? We talk about bands which feature Pretenders guitarist James Walbourne. El Tele resumes his affair with the works of PG Wodehouse, in chronological order, and we discuss why...

Recent Episodes

Episode 23 – We Listen to the Mercury Prize Contenders

We dive deeply into the list of Mercury Music Prize contenders in this episode, which was a great opportunity to hear some music that we might not usually play. We listen to the twelve albums, choose a favourite, and pick a winner. We'll find out soon if we are...

Episode 22 – We Can Handle The Truth – Documentaries and More

We've learned a lot since the last episode! We learned all about government and police oppression directed towards people from the Pacific in New Zealand in the 70s. We learned that psychedelic drugs have great benefit in medicine. We learned that Robert Lloyd of The...

Episode 21 – Soundtracks and Second-Last Tracks

Big thanks to our podcast listeners in this episode, who made suggestions for the best film soundtrack albums ever, and helped us with the question "Is the second-last track on an album the weakest?" No spoilers here: for the answer, and to see if you got a mention,...

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