Ep.54 - Kris Sinister + BPM Pod 2020 Awards

A big bumper edition of BPM Pod to close out 2020. We talk to multi-instrumentalist Kris Sinister about his work across a range of bands, why The Beatles might be the best band ever, and how important good gear and horror films are to his music. 




Plus we spend a while looking back at the achievements of BPM Pod over 2020 and hand out the first BPM Pod awards. Timecodes and award categories are below. 




Happy new year!




Timecodes




  • 00:00 Introduction and review of BPM Pod over 2020



  • 05:30 BPM Pod Awards
    • Song of the Year = Phoebe Bridgers, I Know The End



    • Album of the Year = Fiona Apple, Fetch the Boltcutters



    • BPM Pod Song of the Year = Molly's Peck, Hope You Don't Mind + Moves Johnson and the Boxhoppers, Wet



    • BPM Pod Album/EP of the Year = Heavy Heavy, Wait Where Is My... Oh There It Is



    • BPM Pod Interview of the Year = Birgit Jones



    • Most Gushing Moment of the Year = King Buffalo episode



    • Best Guest Gift Award = Orange Utan for a vinyl copy of their album Katastrophil



    • Most Airtime Award = Chris Weinhardt








  • 23:45 Kris Sinister interview