February 10, 2015
For our Britpop round table, we're joined by returning guests Neal Schmitt and Andy Derer, as well as newbie Jim Kopeny. We talk about how we discovered Britpop and our favorite bands and albums of the era, discuss the effect of "Noelrock" and Wonderwall on the second wave of Britpop bands, and legacy Britpop left behind.
Songs in this Episode:
Intro - Connection by Elastica
3:54 - When & Where We Discovered Britpop
11:02 - Albums That Have Stood The Test of Time and Haven't
11:51 - King of the Kerb by Echobelly
16:36 - Are The Verve Britpop/What Makes the Britpop Sound?
24:14 - A Design For Life by Manic Street Preachers
30:36 - "Noelrock" and the Wonderwall Effect
35:57 - One-Hit Wonders
36:59 - Hey Dude by Kula Shaker
43:01 - Discussion on Pulp
52:49 - Legacy of Britpop/Post-Britpop
Outro - Pick A Part That's New by Stereophonics