The Big Mates discuss kindergarten, Radiohead, U2, Recess, drum and bass, fanbases, Stan culture, art, Coldplay, Saturday Night Live, pantomime, dad rock, cultural impact, Stath Lets Flats, how the general public listen to music, Every Time I Die, aurora borealis, R.E.M., Beyonce, legacy, The Simpsons, The Big Bang Theory, The Who, Radiohead again, Manic Street Preachers and offer their final thoughts on Muse.
Adam, Steve, and Lucas look back on the last year of musical examination, place the career of Muse into context, and discuss their feelings and opinions on it. They also find time to discuss their album rankings, final scores, and their Top 10 Muse songs. Does context affect the way we listen to music? Does knowing the history of an artist give you a better appreciation of their output? And, more importantly, are you amused? Find out on this episode of What Is Music?
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