PODCAST: Show Me Magic! Golden Retriever 2004

PODCAST: Show Me Magic! Golden Retriever 2004

Show Me Magic’s Jim Auton and Bill Cummings present Golden Retriever regular specials focusing on the music and culture one year of the past. In a bumper new episode the pair look back on the year 2004, picking out their favourite tracks, under rated songs and clunkers from the year!

They look back on what they were doing in 2004, the good and bad of music in the early noughties, including the hype surrounding the Libertines, the cut and paste pop of The Go Team, French electro, the New York music scene, the New Cross scene, the nadir of landfill, the differences between music discovery then with the rise of MySpace and now and much more.


The Libertines – Can’t Stand Me Now

The Go Team! – Ladyflash

The Zutons – You Will You Won’t

Air – Cherry Blossom Girl

The Walkmen – The Rat

Eminem – Just Lose It

Bloc Party – Banquet

Luxembourg – What the housewives don’t tell you

Eric Prydz – Call On Me Yeah

Yeah Yeahs – Maps

Produced by Andy VonPip

PODCAST: Show Me Magic! Golden Retriever 2004

God is in the TV is an online music and culture fanzine founded in Cardiff by the editor Bill Cummings in 2003. GIITTV Bill has developed the site with the aid of a team of sub-editors and writers from across Britain, covering a wide range of music from unsigned and independent artists to major releases.