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Direct from leading UK music mag Dork, the Dorkcast is a feed of audio 'shenanigans' delivered direct from the frontlines. With an allergic reaction to anything boring, you can expect everything from the latest buzz bands and recommendations to established names and legit superstars. Expect the unexpected.

Direct from leading UK music mag Dork, the Dorkcast is a feed of audio 'shenanigans' delivered direct from the frontlines. With an allergic reaction to anything boring, you can expect everything from the latest buzz bands and recommendations to established names and legit superstars. Expect the unexpected.

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United States

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Direct from leading UK music mag Dork, the Dorkcast is a feed of audio 'shenanigans' delivered direct from the frontlines. With an allergic reaction to anything boring, you can expect everything from the latest buzz bands and recommendations to established names and legit superstars. Expect the unexpected.

Language:

English


Episodes

Down With Boring #0070: Amyl & The Sniffers

10/18/2021
With their new, five-star Dork rated album ‘Comfort In Me’ just out, Amyl & The Sniffers are joining us for a chat on this week’s edition. That’s not all, either. We’ve also got an album of the week from current cover star Remi Wolf, plus new music from the likes of Sunflower Bean, Egyptian Blue, Alix Page, Joe & The Shitboys and more.

Duration:01:36:46

Down With Boring #0069: Phoebe Green

10/12/2021
With her new song ‘So Grown Up’ just out, and a headline slot at the inaugural Dork’s Night Out next month on the cards, Phoebe Green joins us for a good old chinwag. That’s not all, either. We’ve also got an album of the week from current cover star Sam Fender, plus new music from the likes of Wet Leg, Ashnikko, PinkPantheress and more.

Duration:01:43:33

Mez's Sunday Lunch #15: Halloween (Part 2)

10/10/2021
This month, we’re returning to that most obvious of October subjects, the spooky world of the supernatural. Expect an hour of haunting chat and quality music, hosted by Mez and our very own Jake Hawkes. Tracklist: Wet Leg - Wet Dreams Idles - The Beachland Ballroom Little Simz - I Love You, I Hate You Parquet Courts - Walking At A Downtown Pace Priestgate - Bedtime Story Warm Duscher - Wild Flowers

Duration:00:39:03

Down With Boring #0068: Lazarus Kane

9/27/2021
Lazarus Kane are the special guests on the latest episode of Down With Boring. We’re joined by the now six-piece’s leader Ben Jakes fresh off the back of the release of their Really Very Good new EP ‘Psychobabble’. That’s not all, either. We’ve also got new music from the likes of alt-J, Let’s Eat Grandma, L Devine, Pa Salieu, Pixey and more.

Duration:01:47:40

Down With Boring #0067: Lil Nas X, Sundara Karma, Talk Show and more

9/21/2021
On this week's show, we've got an album of the week from Lil Nas X, plus new music from Sundara Karma, Talk Show, Michelle and more.

Duration:01:04:27

Down With Boring #0066: The Vaccines, MUNA, ABBA and more

9/14/2021
We're back from the festival fun with a show packed with the best new music, latest news and a threat to Winnie the Pooh. He's got it coming.

Duration:00:51:24

Down With Boring #0065: Reading 2021

9/7/2021
Reading Festival is great. Really great. That’s why this bank holiday weekend just passed, we headed down to Little Johns Farm to record the latest episode of our weekly radio show / podcast type ‘thingy’ Down With Boring. We’re joined by some big names as we bring you the best of what went down at Reading 2021, with Ashnikko, Declan McKenna, Girl In Red, Holly Humberstone, Sea Girls and The Wombats all featuring. Star power, huh?

Duration:01:28:55

Down With Boring #0064: 110 Above

8/23/2021
We’re off for some festival fun at Leicestershire’s 110 Above this week as we’re joined by some top drawer Friends of the Magazine this week, with The Amazons, Black Honey, Baby Queen and Alfie Templeman all popping in for a quick chinwag – and in the case of young Alf, something altogether more sinister too. There’s also some of the best new music, including fresh material from Lorde, Blossoms and ‘more’.

Duration:01:39:36

Down With Boring #0063: Jade Bird

8/17/2021
This week, we're joined by Jade Bird - who's just dropped her new album 'Different Kinds of Light'. There's also an album of the week from Oscar Lang and new music from Lizzo, Sea Girls and more.

Duration:01:47:26

Down With Boring #0062: MAY-A

8/9/2021
With her brand new EP, ‘Don’t Kiss Ur Friends’ out now, we’re delighted to welcome one of our favourite new alt-popsters MAY-A to the show. Plus, there’s an album of the week from IDER as well as new music from Holly Humberstone, Chubby and the Gang, BLACKSTARKIDS and ‘more’.

Duration:01:43:44

Mez's Sunday Lunch #0014: From York to New York

8/8/2021
On this month's Sunday Lunch, Mez and Jake are packing their suitcases and heading out on the road for an edition packed with chat about tour life. Tracklist: Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers - Egyptian Reggae Lou Reed - Walk on the Wild Side Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Maps Bodega - How Did This Happen!? Skaters - I Wanna Dance (But I Don't Know How) Warpaint - Undertow

Duration:00:44:06

Down With Boring #0061: Margate Special

8/2/2021
We’re off to sunny Margate for the latest episode of Down With Boring. With contributions from organisers-slash-headliners Sports Team, plus their guests on the bus-based extravaganza Courting and TV Priest, we have all the fun of the fair from last month’s seaside extravaganza. Plus, there’s an album of the week from Billie Eilish and new music from Bleachers, Silk Sonic, Lauran Hibberd and ‘more‘. A feast!

Duration:01:28:21

Down With Boring #0060: The Ninth Wave

7/19/2021
With their brand new track 'Maybe You Didn't Know' just dropped, The Ninth Wave join us as part of a show filled with new music, including our album of the week from Willow. There's also fresh material from Caroline Polachek, Baby Queen, Turnstile, Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard and 'more'

Duration:01:49:36

Mez's Sunday Lunch #0013: Sports!

7/18/2021
Join Mez and Jake as they dive gracefully into the world of sports. Journalism so hard-hitting, it's like getting whacked in the face by a squash ball. But hopefully less painful. On this week's show: Wet Leg - Chaise Longue Fontaines D.C. - Television Screens The Goa Express - Second Time Self Esteem - Prioritise Pleasure IDLES - Damaged Goods Viagra Boys - Sports

Duration:00:43:32

Down With Boring #0059: Inhaler

7/12/2021
With their debut album 'It Won't Always Be Like This' out this week, current Dork cover stars Inhaler join us as part of a show filled with new music, including Sam Fender, Billie Eilish, Courtney Barnett, Dave, Declan McKenna and ‘more’.

Duration:01:43:02

Down With Boring #0058: Maisie Peters

7/6/2021
With her debut album just announced, and a brand new single ‘Psycho’ just dropped, former Dork Hype List star Maisie Peters appears alongside a release of the week from Laura Mvula, and new music from Claire Rosinkranz, Ten Tonnes, Matt Maltese, Joan and ‘more’.

Duration:01:43:04

Down With Boring #0057: CMAT

6/28/2021
CMAT is quite frankly our nomination for the best new pop star on the planet – not only because we’ve managed to clock in a chat that goes on for a solid hour and fifteen minutes full of tangents and nonsense. She appears alongside a release of the week from Tyler, The Creator, and new music from Beabadoobee, Bastille, The Vaccines, Lazarus Kane and ‘more’.

Duration:02:00:03

Down With Boring #0056: Everything Everything

6/21/2021
With a new track, ‘Mercury & Me’, dropped as part of a recent Record Store Day release, long term Dork faves Everything Everything join us for a chat, alongside a release of the week from Griff, and new music from Tyler, The Creator, Wet Leg, FEET, Parcels and ‘more’.

Duration:01:54:26

Down With Boring #0055: Ten Tonnes

6/15/2021
With a brand new EP on the way, Ten Tonnes joins us for a long-overdue chat, alongside a release of the week from KennyHoopla, and new music from Lorde, Clairo, Bleachers, Walt Disco and ‘more’.

Duration:01:46:52

Mez's Sunday Lunch #0012: Summer Holidays

6/13/2021
We all need a holiday, right? This month’s Mez’s Sunday Lunch is a summer holiday special. Kick back and take a break with Jake and Mez. Tracklisting: Folly Group - Sand Fight Sports Team - Happy (Gods Own Country) Porij - Nobody Scared Du Blonde - All the way (ft. Andy Bell) Sleater Kinney - Worry with you Ezra Furman - Teddy I'm Ready Pulp - Common People

Duration:00:49:11