ShowHeard This?

An all things music podcast.

Heard This? Is an exploration of the bizarre, obscure and lesser known information about music and musicians.

Each week we take a look at a music related oddity, including: band histories, conspiracies, artist’s quirks, lyrical references, album facts and song meanings. Join us as we explore the deep cuts of the lives and work of some of the most iconic bands and loved artists.

18 Band: Bad Breakups

Band breakups, not unlike romatic relationships, can be amicable or, more often than not, they can be ugly and dramatic... In this episode of Heard This? We explore the messy breakups of Oasis, Fleetwood Mac and The Smiths. 
 
Music: Sly - Bryant...

17 Artist: Biggest Divas

In this episode of Heard This? we explore stories of when superstar musicians were at their most demanding, outrageous and downright unreasonable. Join us as we look at some of the most ridiculous show demands and expectations of various big artists...

15 Song: Cover Stories

As an atrist, you know you've made it when someone wants to cover your song, sometimes these cover versions become more famous than the original and the artists that wrote them fade into obscurity... In this episode of Heard This? we look at some of...

14 Conspiracy: Paul is Dead

Did Paul McCartney die in mysterious circumstances in 1966, at the height of the Beatles' fame? And was a lookalike drafted in to preserve the band and their continued success? In this episode of Heard This? we explore what is perhaps the most...

13 Song: Banned Songs

The BBC, MTV and various radio stations have deemed many songs unfit for air over the years, some for more obvious reasons than others. In this episode of Heard This? We take you through our list of 10 of the most famous songs to have been banned /...

12 Artist: Grimes

In this episode of Heard This? we explore the life and work of one of the most distinctive artists of her generation - Canadian musician, songwriter and producer, Grimes. 
 
Music: Sly - Bryant Lowry (obtained from Podcastle) 
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11 Band: Name Stories

In this episode of Heard This? we look at the meanings and inspirations behind the names of 10 famous bands. 
This week, you are hearing the voice of Lee, cocreator of Heard This? Podcast, taking a step outside of her usual roles, being editing,...

10 Conspiracy: The 27 Club

Is 27 really the most dangerous age for musicians? Are they more likely to die at this age? In this episode of Heard This? we explore the legendary 27 Club, taking a closer look at some of the myths and conspiracy theories about famous and loved...

09 Song: Real Meanings

In this episode of Heard This? We explore the real meanings behind ten loved and often musinderstood songs, as clarified by the artists who created them. 
 
Music: Sly - Bryant Lowry (obtained from Podcastle) 
 
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