Fantasy Pints Podcast
By Northern Chorus
Interviews with guests where we ask the important question - if you could go for a drink with any three musicians past or present, who would you choose and why?
Episode 20 - DMA's
For the final episode of Season 1, we are joined by Mason from the DMA's, one of the biggest indie bands around today. We discuss their latest EP 'I Love You Unconditionally, Sure Am Going to Miss You', the UK tour, the band's affinity with the north and plenty more!
October 19, 2021
Episode 19 - Jamie Webster
Following the announcement of his new album 'Moments' (out January 28th), we are joined this week by Liverpool singer-songwriter, Jamie Webster! We discuss the forthcoming record, new single 'Going Out', last weekend's homecoming gig and plenty more!
September 17, 2021
Episode 18 - Local Music Special!
This week's episode is a chat we had with a local musician from the North West back in April, Dave Quilliam. We discuss the effects of the pandemic on the local music scene and plenty more, including a funny mix up of the podcast theme!
September 2, 2021
Episode 17 - The Magic Mod
This week, we are joined by Ben Taylor aka The Magic Mod! We discuss becoming a professional magician and his career highlights, including touring with the likes of Paul Weller, The Libertines and Shaun Ryder. We also talk about last weekend's trip to the brilliant 110 Above Festival!
August 19, 2021
Episode 16 - Megan Wyn
This week, we are joined by an up and coming singer-songwriter from Wales, Megan Wyn. We discuss how she got into music and the scene in Anglesey, as well as the breakthrough single 'Polaroid', support from This Feeling, what the future has in store and plenty more!
August 5, 2021
Episode 15 - Hattie Pearson
This week, we are joined by radio DJ, event host & voiceover artist, Hattie Pearson. We talk about Hattie's career so far and the journey to Hits Radio, as well as Scruff of the Neck, Girls on Film and plenty more!
July 22, 2021
Episode 14 - Scheiffer Bates
This week, we are joined by voice actor and impressionist, Scheiffer Bates. Scheiffer talks about his career so far and a potential move to America, as well as his most requested impressions, dream collaborations, the impression he would love to master and, of course, a few impressions along the way!
July 8, 2021
Episode 13 - Ben Nicholls
This week, we are joined by the man behind YouTube sensation, The ASMR Gamer - Ben Nicholls. We discuss ASMR, the rise in popularity of the channel, Ben's book 'ASMR: The Sleep Revolution', his new podcast 'The FLAAT Podcast' and plenty more!
July 1, 2021
Episode 12 - Deco
This week, we are joined by Max from indie pop band, Deco. We discuss lockdown 80s mashups, returning to play the London gigs, Radio 1's Big Weekend and plenty more!
June 17, 2021
Episode 11 - Abi Rose Kelly
This week, we are joined by 2021 RivFest headliner, Abi Rose Kelly. We discuss the headline slot as well as Abi's journey in music, the latest single 'Your Time' and plenty more!
June 10, 2021
Episode 10 - Jake Heaton
This week, we are joined by singer-songwriter and talented young guitarist, Jake Heaton. We discuss his journey to becoming a finalist on Sky Arts show 'Guitar Star', leading to recording at Abbey Road studios and working with Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi. We also discuss his latest album 'Inside Jessica's Notebook', his move down to London to study music and plenty more!
June 3, 2021
Episode 9 - Lauran Hibberd
This week, we are joined by a rising star from the Isle of Wight, Lauran Hibberd. We discuss everything from dachshunds and cabbages through to the latest single 'How Am I Still Alive?' and gender misrepresentation in the music industry! Tickets & Merch: https://lauranhibberd.awesomedistro.com/
May 27, 2021
Episode 8 - Felix Hill
This week, we are joined by a young singer-songwriter from Manchester, Felix Hill. We discuss his latest single 'Down by the Races', radio and social media praise, juggling music and A levels and plenty more!
May 20, 2021
Episode 7 - Katie Owen
This week, we are joined by DJ and presenter, Katie Owen. We discuss playing in front of 5,000 people at Sefton Park, This Feeling, working on Radio 1 and lots more!
May 13, 2021
Episode 6 - Jack Wood
This week, we are joined by Radio X DJ, Jack Wood. We discuss the Sefton Park pilot gig, MancMade, Scruff of the Neck and plenty more!
May 6, 2021
Episode 5 - Jim Salveson
This week, we are joined by XS Manchester evening show host and new music promoter, Jim Salveson. We discuss being a radio DJ during a pandemic, the best in new music, the Sport Social and plenty more!
April 29, 2021
Episode 4 - Ben Osborn
This week, we are joined by Sheffield United footballer, Ben Osborn. We discuss the European Super League, Elite Football Development, Ben's blog, The Snuts and lots more!
April 23, 2021
Episode 3 - Joe Astley
This week we are joined by Joe Astley, a rising singer-songwriter from Wigan. As well as his fantasy pints, we discuss the thriving Wigan music scene, his latest music, upcoming gigs and plenty more!
April 15, 2021
Episode 2 - Clinton Baptiste / Alex Lowe
We are joined by our first special guests, none other than Phoenix Nights' hapless psychic, Clinton Baptiste, and actor, Alex Lowe! We talk about Clinton's upcoming tour, lockdown and all things music!
April 8, 2021
Episode 1 - Introduction
A quick introduction to the podcast, website and hosts.
April 8, 2021