61 episodes

Picky Bastards is your premium miserable music podcast. Each month, Fran, Matt, and Sam get together to discuss 4 recently released albums and one 'classic' that none of them know well. Then, at the end of each episode, one of them will tell you about a band or artist they adore in our 'Why I Love' section.
You can find all of our podcasts and more at pickybs.com.

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Picky Bastards Sam Atkins, Fran Slater, Matt Paul

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    • 5.0 • 4 Ratings

Picky Bastards is your premium miserable music podcast. Each month, Fran, Matt, and Sam get together to discuss 4 recently released albums and one 'classic' that none of them know well. Then, at the end of each episode, one of them will tell you about a band or artist they adore in our 'Why I Love' section.
You can find all of our podcasts and more at pickybs.com.

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    Arctic Monkeys - The Car

    Arctic Monkeys - The Car

    Join us for our second Picky Bastards Mini Podcast, a series in which members from across our team will get together to discuss a single album at a time.
    Today, it’s Matt and Fran putting their friendship on the line to discuss The Car by Arctic Monkeys. Both have been huge fans of the band in the past, but opinions differ on the trajectory of their career as a whole. Will they come to agreement when discussing the band's 7th studio album? Probably not.

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    • 18 min
    Picky Bastards Episode 59

    Picky Bastards Episode 59

    Do you like music? Reviews? Moany hosts with no expertise? Then welcome to the 59th episode of the miserable music podcast.
    Fran, Sam, and Matt discuss recent releases from Madison Cunningham, Sudan Archives, The Beths, and Ashley McBryde (or Alison McBryde, if you're Matt) and a classic from the one and only Elvis Presley. Then Matt closes out the episode with our Why I Love section, this time focusing on Linkin Park.

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    • 1 hr 3 min
    Picky Bastards Episode 58

    Picky Bastards Episode 58

    The miserable music podcast returns for its 58th episode. Join Matt, Sam, and Fran as they review/argue about recently released albums from Black Thought and Danger Mouse, Julia Jacklin, Royskopp, and Cheekface and a classic from Method Man and Redman. And then listen to Fran discuss Bob Marley as he closes out the episode with our 'Why I Love' section. Get your ears around it.
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    • 1 hr 7 min
    Picky Bastards Episode 57

    Picky Bastards Episode 57

    It's time for our annual Mercury Prize special, the episode where we make incorrect predictions and share our unrealistic hopes for this year's shortlist.
    The miserable music podcast hosts are joined by special guest James Spearing this time. Tune in to hear who we want to win, who we think will win what we enjoyed discovering, and which album would make us sick to the stomach if it took the prize.

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    • 1 hr 27 min
    Picky Bastards Episode 56

    Picky Bastards Episode 56

    The miserable music podcast is here for its 56th episode. As always, we cover four recent releases and one 'classic' album, before one of us introduces a band or artist in our 'Why I Love' section.
    This month's new releases are from E L U C I D, MUNA, Hercules and Love Affair and TV Priest and the classic is from KD Lang. We end with an emotional Why I Love as Sam discusses his connection to George Michael.

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    • 1 hr 6 min
    Angel Olsen - Big Time

    Angel Olsen - Big Time

    Join us for our very first Picky Bastards Mini Podcast, a series in which members from across our team will get together to discuss a single album.
    Kicking us off, it's Sam and Fran with their thoughts on Big Time by Angel Olsen. Fran is already a massive Angel fan while Sam still needs convincing - tune in to find out what they made of her latest effort.

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    • 20 min

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