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We immerse ourselves in some of the biggest albums celebrating significant birthdays.
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The Big Album Show Dan O'Neill & Paul Dillon

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We immerse ourselves in some of the biggest albums celebrating significant birthdays.
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    What's Going On by Marvin Gaye

    What's Going On by Marvin Gaye

    What's Going On is the eleventh studio album by American soul singer, songwriter, and producer Marvin Gaye. We explore the album from the Prince of Motown, discussing its importance on the landscape of musical history.
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    • 30 min
    Everything Must Go by The Manic Street Preachers

    Everything Must Go by The Manic Street Preachers

    Everything Must Go is the fourth studio album by Welsh alternative rock band Manic Street Preachers. It was released on 20 May 1996, through Epic Records, and was the first record released by the band following the disappearance of lyricist and rhythm guitarist Richey Edwards.
    Everything Must Go is frequently featured and voted highly in lists for one of the best albums of all time by many music publications.
    Paul Dillon and Dan O'Neill look back at the big album.

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    • 39 min
    To the Faithful Departed by The Cranberries

    To the Faithful Departed by The Cranberries

    To the Faithful Departed is the third studio album by Irish alternative rock band The Cranberries, released on 30 April 1996. We look back at the big album.
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    • 31 min
    The Score by Fugees

    The Score by Fugees

    The Score is the second and final studio album by the Fugees. It was released on February 13, 1996, on Columbia Records. It was a massive hit here in Ireland, with one of its big singles (Ready or Not) topping the charts for 8 solid weeks. 
    With 22 million copies sold worldwide, the album has become one of the best-selling albums of all time.
    It did however cause somewhat of a moral panic in the Ireland of 1996 with critics pointing to the bad language contained on the album, rumours about the bands supposedly controversial views and the group being banned from the Point Depot. 
    Dan O'Neill and Paul Dillon discuss the big album.



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    • 33 min
    Free All Angels by Ash

    Free All Angels by Ash

    Free All Angels is the third studio album to be recorded by the band Ash. It was released on 23 April 2001 through Infectious Records. Paul Dillon and Dan O'Neill look back at the album and discuss their favourite tracks.
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    • 31 min
    I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got by Sinéad O'Connor

    I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got by Sinéad O'Connor

    I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got is the second album by Irish singer Sinéad O'Connor, released in March 1990 on Ensign/Chrysalis Records. It contains O'Connor's version of the Prince song "Nothing Compares 2 U", which was released as a single and reached number one in multiple countries. Dan O'Neill and Paul Dillon revisit the album, looking at some of the tracks on the record, and talk about the context in which it was released.
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    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
16 Ratings

16 Ratings

brillobob ,

It’s great

Really enjoying these podcast. Well done lads

Micktalk ,

Best Music Pod Going

Dan and Paul are great craic and in equal parts elucidating, irreverent and entertaining. A great nostalgia trip, listen you won’t regret it!

Pádraig from Cork ,

Well done!

Good show. Looking forward to the next one.

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