Episode 28 – Is Second Place Better Than First?

Welcome to all our new listeners in the Pitcairn Islands! In a packed episode, ElTele rejects tea bags, and continues on his jazz guitar odyssey. Nice! The Captain reviews the debut crime novel by Scottish comedian and raconteur Frankie Boyle. In our main feature, we...

Episode 27 – Revolver, Cookbooks, Videos, M*sk

We’ve spent some time with the Beatles’ Revolver. Does it sound good? Do we solve the mystery of which Beatle counts in at the start of Taxman? We give you a bit of Beatles history, and comment on the Super Deluxe version of the album. Pictures of our...

Episode 26 – Winners, Losers, Legends and Listenings

Did we predict the result of the Mercury Music Prize? Did we predict what would happen to Liz Truss (to be fair that was easier)? Tune in to this episode to find out. In a packed programme, we present a news update on the siren battlers of Episode 10, we mourn the...

Episode 25 – The Anniversary Episode

It’s a year since our first episode! We discover some other October 3rd anniversaries. Once again, we have contenders for songs that bring a tear to your eye – what would yours be? Sci-fi, film, music and book nerds should be at home with our Culture...

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...

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...