9 episodes

McCartney In Goal is a podcast that debates and dissects the great albums of pop music. We chat about an album that we love and put it through an imaginary sporting World Cup style-knock out scenario. At times, we may be uninformed. We could be biased. We will certainly be unruly. Hosted by David Hughes, and joined by fellow referees, Brett and Steve Sumner.

McCartney In Goal McCartney In Goal

    • Music Commentary
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McCartney In Goal is a podcast that debates and dissects the great albums of pop music. We chat about an album that we love and put it through an imaginary sporting World Cup style-knock out scenario. At times, we may be uninformed. We could be biased. We will certainly be unruly. Hosted by David Hughes, and joined by fellow referees, Brett and Steve Sumner.

    Astral Weeks (Van Morrison)

    Astral Weeks (Van Morrison)

    Episode 9: Astral Weeks (Van Morrison). McCartney In Goal is the podcast that debates and dissects the great albums of pop music, using a competitive knock-out format. Today we’re discussing Astral Weeks, the second studio album by Van Morrison, released in 1968.

    • 53 min
    Doolittle (Pixies)

    Doolittle (Pixies)

    Episode 8: Doolittle (Pixies). McCartney In Goal is the podcast that debates and dissects the great albums of pop music, using a competitive knock-out format. Today we’re discussing Doolittle, the second studio album by the American alternative rock band Pixies, released in April 1989.

    • 49 min
    Band On The Run (Paul McCartney)

    Band On The Run (Paul McCartney)

    Episode 7: Band On The Run. McCartney In Goal is the podcast that debates and dissects the great albums of pop music, using a competitive knock-out format. Today we’re going to Jet back to 1973 to discuss Paul McCartney's 3rd studio album.….. It’s Band On The Pun!

    • 39 min
    Born In The USA (Bruce Springsteen)

    Born In The USA (Bruce Springsteen)

    We discuss: What is heartland rock? Why did Springsteen's guitarist and right-hand man, Steve Van Zandt hate the album? Is the album a patriotic banner or the depiction of the marginalisation of working-class America? Does it matter?

    • 41 min
    Stone Roses (The Stone Roses)

    Stone Roses (The Stone Roses)

    Episode 5: Stone Roses. McCartney In Goal is the podcast that debates and dissects the great albums of pop music, using a competitive knock-out format.

    • 56 min
    Hunky Dory (David Bowie)

    Hunky Dory (David Bowie)

    Episode 4 of McCartney In Goal: Hunky Dory. This is the podcast that debates, dissects and disseminates the great works of musical popular culture. Hunky Dory is the fourth studio album by English singer-songwriter David Bowie. It was released on 17 December 1971. We discuss: Is it Bow-ee or Bough-ee or Boo-ee? Does this album stand in the shadow of Ziggy Stardust? and lots more.....

    • 55 min

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