Nov 27, 2017
Phil Ellis is an award-winning comedian who has appeared on shows such as The Russell Howard Hour. In this episode, we talk about his slight obsession with Oasis, discovering The Beatles, and his love of ambient rain music.
Track 1 - Oasis – Rockin Chair
Track 2 – The Beatles – Don't Let Me Down
Track 3 –...
Nov 20, 2017
Laura Barton is a writer and music journalist. In this episode, we talk about the correlation between music and writing, the genius of Van Morrison, and Gospel Music.
Track 1 - Sir John Betjeman - Myfanwy & Myfanwy at Oxford
Track 2 - Van Morrisson - You Know What They're Writing About
Track 3 - Mica Levi –...
Nov 13, 2017
Bonus Tracks are special episodes where I answer questions and discuss topics suggested by our wonderful listeners. On the debut episode of Bonus Tracks, I talk about my favourite music venues, the best and worst albums of the year, and music documentaries.
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Nov 6, 2017
After a week off we are back with brilliant comedian and writer Stephanie Laing. In this episode, we talk about the connections between love and music, the non-existence of guilty pleasures, and finding joy in sad songs.
Track 1 – Chesney Hawkes – The One and Only
Track 2 - John Martyn – Head and Heart