NHT157: PHILIP AABERG – Sentimental Walk

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Never Heard That Podcast Series
NHT157: PHILIP AABERG - Sentimental Walk
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Hi, Welcome to NEVER HEARD THAT. Regular listeners will know my love of the record label Windham Hill. Established in the United States in the mid 1970’s, the label was particularly successful in the 80’s and 90’s with their focus on (predominantly) instrumental acoustic music. My take on it is Read More

NHT156: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE QUEEN – The Good, The Bad And The Queen

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Never Heard That Podcast Series
NHT156: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE QUEEN - The Good, The Bad And The Queen
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Hi, Welcome to NEVER HEARD THAT. I enjoyed buying those UK music magazines’ which came with a bonus CD – I didn’t buy them just because of the CD, but it was a nice little extra and a possible way of stumbling on something unexpected. Such as it was with Read More

NHT155: JOAN ARMATRADING – Sometimes I Don’t

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Never Heard That Podcast Series
NHT155: JOAN ARMATRADING - Sometimes I Don't
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Hi, Welcome to NEVER HEARD THAT. I prepare NEVER HEARD THAT shows in blocks so that I am in advance – this just gives me a couple of weeks buffer to keep on top of things. When you do that sometimes things are a specific case of timing. On Australian Read More

NHT154: MALCOLM MCLAREN – Madame Butterfly

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Never Heard That Podcast Series
NHT154: MALCOLM MCLAREN - Madame Butterfly
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Hi, Welcome to NEVER HEARD THAT. It is hard to know how best to introduce today’s feature artist, Malcolm McLaren, as he embraced so many different artistic pursuits. In fact he did so much that it is sometimes easy to overlook his impressive catalogue of music production. Here is just Read More

NHT153: FILTER – Take A Picture

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Never Heard That Podcast Series
NHT153: FILTER - Take A Picture
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Hi, Welcome to NEVER HEARD THAT. I wanted to celebrate reaching 150 shows by relaxing my rules a bit and releasing three shows that highlight American alternative bands from the post-grunge 90’s who attained real success. Show 3 of 3 highlights FILTER, a band who turned it down from 11 Read More

NHT152: EELS – Susan’s House

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Never Heard That Podcast Series
NHT152: EELS - Susan's House
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Hi, Welcome to NEVER HEARD THAT. I wanted to celebrate reaching 150 shows by relaxing my rules a bit and releasing three shows that highlight American alternative bands from the post-grunge 90’s who attained real success. Show 2 of 3 highlights EELS, and their musically sophisticated, adventurous and unique track Read More

NHT151: MERCURY REV – Holes

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Never Heard That Podcast Series
NHT151: MERCURY REV - Holes
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Hi, Welcome to NEVER HEARD THAT. I wanted to celebrate reaching 150 shows by relaxing my rules a bit and releasing three shows that highlight American alternative bands from the post-grunge 90’s who attained real success. Show 1 of 3 highlights MERCURY REV, a band whose profile elevated significantly when Read More

NHT150: THE BEATLES – Blue Jay Way

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Never Heard That Podcast Series
NHT150: THE BEATLES - Blue Jay Way
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Hi, Welcome to NEVER HEARD THAT. It perhaps comes across as quite offensive including The Beatles in a show called NEVER HEAD THAT. There aren’t many things they didn’t achieve – whatever that may have been, I am sure it wasn’t very important. But such is the way of things Read More

NHT149: THE CHILLS – Pink Frost

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Never Heard That Podcast Series
NHT149: THE CHILLS - Pink Frost
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Hi, Welcome to NEVER HEARD THAT. Sometimes when a song has that lo-fi sound it can be easy to think that there is something lacking and switch off. It can be the case though, that if we keep listening, something much greater reveals itself. New Zealand band THE CHILLS did Read More

NHT148: WICKED BEAT SOUND SYSTEM – I Don’t Wanna Know

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NHT148: WICKED BEAT SOUND SYSTEM - I Don't Wanna Know
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Hi, Welcome to NEVER HEARD THAT. I really like that style of electronic music that can be incorporated under the broad banner of ‘chill-out’. Australian band WICKED BEAT SOUND SYSTEM liked to dabble in that genre. For me today’s feature track is an excellent example of what chill out is Read More