S01 E01 Hey hey! It's the first episode of the Beat Motel podcast. It's your chance to meet your hosts Sam Page and Andrew Culture. We talk about our backgrounds in music journalism and our lives as musicians. Also covered in this … [Read more...] about Beat Motel Episode 1 – Knowing you, knowing us
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S01 E02 What do you get if you take a bunch of experimental noise musicians and put them in a barn in the Essex countryside with a loud PA? This. This is what you get. For this episode of the Beat Motel podcast, we take you on an occasionally … [Read more...] about Cuckoo Farm Studios Experimental Music All-Dayer
S01 E03 Do musicians these days make too much music? If so, then why, and should they stop? In this episode of the Beat Motel, Sam springs an essay on us, and we discuss bands we used to love but have since stopped listening to. Also … [Read more...] about Falling out of love with Rancid and musicians releasing too much music
S01 E04 What bands led you to discover an entirely new music genre, or scene, instrument or whatever? In this episode of the Beat Motel podcast Dr Sam Page and Andrew Culture lead us gently on a wobbly journey of discovery through their own … [Read more...] about Gateway Bands
S01 E05 Why do bands mess up excellent songs with the wrong production choices? Why would any band choose to make their recordings sound deliberately terrible? Dr Sam Page and Andrew Culture answer these questions and many more in this episode … [Read more...] about Why do good bands make bad recordings?
S01 E06 Live gig review, 27th May 2023, London Barbican We've been fans of Rival Consoles for many years, so a Rival Consoles show at The Barbican in London was a no-brainer for us, and the fact that Hainbach was the support made this a gig … [Read more...] about Rival Consoles + Hainbach live at The Barbican | Review