Aug 232017
 
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I’m not sure this really tells anything about being in Nantes, other than some of the music I’ve been listening to as I’ve wandered around. Tracks include: OMD, Lou Reed, Brian Eno, Prefab Sprout, Roxy Music, Melanie De Biasio, Max Richter, Arcade Fire, The Beatles, Blood Orange, Yo La Tengo, Robert Fripp & Peter Gabriel, Kate Bush, Beyond the Wizards Sleeve, Pet Shop Boys, David Bowie.

Aug 202017
 
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Yesterday I visited the Musee D’Arts De Nantes, which has recently reopened after a major refurbishment. I wanted to share my thoughts about this gallery, as it is well worth visiting and taking time to learn about. Music in this podcast includes: Fujiya & Miyagi, U2, Snow atrol, Talking Heads, Simon and Garfunkel, Roxy Music, New Order and more.

Aug 172017
 
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I’m having a break in Nantes, in France and I thought I would put together a couple of podcasts while I’m here. With a selection of music that I’ve had on my playlist as I mooch around, stuff I’m reading, and some thoughts on the places that I’m visiting.

 

May 152017
 
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Hey, this week Dave and myself just chatted a bit about some music, played some music and then chatted about where’s good to mooch in Leicester on a bike.

Apr 242017
 
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In today’s Round the Counter Podcast, with Ben Archer, Dave Weight and myself, we chatted about the General Election, music that suits the moods of troubled political times, and Ben’s recent visit to Vienna. Plus we had music from Simple Minds, Gang of Four, Superfood, Television and Idols.

Apr 172017
 
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This weeks podcast is a little different, Dave Weight and I aren’t in the office, but in my living room instead. We have a report from when we went to the Format Festival in Derby, the Big Gold Dream on the BBC iPlayer about Scottish Punk and New Wave. We’ve got music from Fire Engines, Scars and Blia Barguild with Teho Teardo.

Apr 102017
 
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Tonight’s podcast brings Dave Weight and Rob Watson back after a week away. Chatting about designer Neville Brody, debunking fake news at Snopes, and music from LCD Sound System, Torn Sail, Curtis Mayfield, Jake Houlsby and Mario Batkovic.

 

Mar 272017
 
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Tonight’s Round the Counter podcast, number thirty, with Dave Weight and myself. We chatted about stuff we’ve watched and read recently, as well as playing some interesting music.

Mar 202017
 
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Tonight’s Round the Counter Podcast was with Dave Weight and Rob Watson. We chatted about the new Sleaford Mods film, Fika coffee culture and The Perks of Being a Wallflower. Some great music from Human League, Suzzie Quatro.

Mar 132017
 
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Tonight’s Round the Counter podcast was with Ben Archer, David Weight, and myself, Rob Watson. We chatted about anxiety management, sofa movies, acoustic spaces for contemplation and photography.