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If there was a definitive discography of classic albums, what should be in it? Host Mark Fraser from The Curator Podcast, and titans of Glasgow music/co-hosts David Weaver from Detour and Chris Cusack from Bloc, discuss and dissect perceived classic albums to decide which albums would make this list. Then, after we've talked it to death, we turn it over to you to decide once and for all via a handy poll. Cast your vote on our Facebook page and let's celebrate unsung classics.

 

Oct 14, 2019

If there’s one thing you can rely on when it comes to alternative music podcasts is that at some point they will inevitably cover Interpol. There will be some (usually straight, white) men in a room somewhere, huddled round their microphones, discussing the clever intricacies of their music, waxing lyrical about their...


Oct 9, 2019

You can find part one here: https://www.unsungpod.net/episodes/episode-92-somewhere-along-the-highway-by-cult-of-luna-part-1

Now it’s time for part two. After some lively discussion about their discography we pick things up as Chris talks about how fans generally rank their records, which then moves on to talk about...


Oct 7, 2019

Hey, look guys, sometimes we can be relevant to current musical trends! If those trends are simply the result of us covering bands who have just released new albums…

This week we cover one of Dave’s all time top 3 favourite bands, a band he reckons haven’t produced a bad record. A band called Cult of Luna.

Amongst...


Sep 27, 2019

Earnest, occasionally angry music by straight white men? Sounds like a punk band Mark likes.

And so it is, as this week we talk about the gruffest men on earth, Hot Water Music. Ostensible a punk band, their throaty yelling and cathartic choruses have had a huge influence on so many punk bands over the course of the...


Sep 20, 2019

The Knife are perhaps one of the most political bands we’ve yet covered on this show. Fiercely independent into the bargain, they’re probably one of the most punk bands we’ve had on this show too. Except they’re not a punk band. They’re anything but.

As an electro-pop band, their early stuff was a...