Season 1

Dec. 29, 2020

Ludichrist - Immaculate Deception

On 2020's last episode of The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard, Ben and John talk to guest lecturer Cary Gordon, aka Cary the Me…

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Dec. 22, 2020

Suplecs - Powtin' on the Outside Pawty on the Inside - Part 2 (Interv…

John and Ben continue their discussion of Suplecs' 2005 opus, Powtin' on the Outside Pawty on the Inside; this time bringing in b…

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Dec. 15, 2020

Suplecs - Powtin' on the Outside Pawty on the Inside (Part 1)

Ben and John discuss Suplecs' 2005 barnburner of an album, Powtin' on the Outside Party on the Inside. Produced by COC's Pepper …

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Dec. 8, 2020

Eternal Elysium - Searching Low and High - Part 2 (Interview)

Ben and John return to the show's 22nd album, 2005's Searching Low and High from Japan's Eternal Elysium. On this segment they t…

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Dec. 1, 2020

Songs: Ohia - Ghost Tropic - Part Two (Interview)

Our 50th episode! Ben and John conclude their discussion of Song's Ohia's 2000 album, Ghost Tropic, by speaking with guitarist A…

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Nov. 24, 2020

Songs: Ohia - Ghost Tropic - Part 1

Ben and John discuss the show's 25th album, Songs: Ohia's Ghost Tropic. A dark and often haunting record, Ghost Tropic is an out…

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Nov. 17, 2020

Demon Fuzz - Afreaka! - Part 2 (Interview)

For this episode, Ben and John return to fifteenth album discussed by the show, Demon Fuzz's epic and influential Afro Rock (as c…

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Nov. 10, 2020

Oversoul - Seven Days in November - Part 2 - (Interview)

In Part 2 of their discussion of Oversoul's lone album, the mournful and melodic Seven Days in November, Ben and John interview O…

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Nov. 3, 2020

Oversoul - Seven Days in November - Part One

John and Ben dive deep into Oversoul's first and only album, the heavy and cathartic Seven Days in November. Doom metal through …

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Oct. 27, 2020

Gore - Mean Man's Dream - Part 2 (Interview)

Ben and John continue their discussion of Gore's 1987 sophomore album, Mean Man's Dream, with the band's longtime bassist, Rob Fr…

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Oct. 20, 2020

Gore - Mean Man's Dream

On this episode, Ben and John dive into Gore's influential 1987 album, Mean Man's Dream. Instrumental, monolithic, and loud as h…

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Oct. 13, 2020

Eternal Elysium - Searching Low and High - Part One

On this episode, Ben and John discuss Eternal Elysium's 2005 album, Searching Low and High. The Japanese band's third album, Sea…

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Oct. 6, 2020

Baron - Torpor - Part 2

Join Ben and John as they take a digital trip across the pond and lose themselves in the British countryside whilst talking to th…

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Sept. 29, 2020

Baron - Torpor - Part One

On Part One of their episode on Baron's 2015 psych/prog/folk/indie/art rock album, Torpor, Ben and John discuss the record's wide…

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Sept. 22, 2020

Peach - Siesta - Part Two: Interview

Ben and John continue their discussion of Peach's 1994 debut album, Siesta. This time out, they interview the band's guitarist/v…

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Sept. 15, 2020

Peach - Siesta - Part One

In Part One of their episode on Peach's 1994 art rock debut, Siesta, the show's 20th album, Ben and John discuss the album's subl…

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Sept. 8, 2020

Ogre - Seven Hells - Part 2: Interview

Ben and John wrap up their discussion of Ogre's 2006 sophomore album, Seven Hells, by interviewing the band's guitarist, Ross Mar…

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Sept. 1, 2020

Ogre - Seven Hells - Part One

In part one of their discussion of Ogre's 2006 proto-metal juggernaut, Seven Hells, Ben and John dive deep into the albums themes…

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Aug. 25, 2020

Hangnail - Clouds in the Head - Interview

On Part 2 of TGTYNH's episode about Hangnail's heavy rock masterpiece, Clouds in the Head, Ben and John interview all four member…

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Aug. 18, 2020

Hangnail - Clouds in the Head

Ben introduces new co-host John and the pair discuss Hangnail's 2001 sophomore album and swan song, Clouds in the Head.

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Aug. 11, 2020

The Lyman Woodard Organization - Saturday Night Special

A transitional episode for The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard as founding co-host Mat has left the show. This episode also se…

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Aug. 4, 2020

Lid - In the Mushroom - Part 2 w. Eric Wagner

On Part 2 of of their episode on Lid's 1997 album, In the Mushroom, Mat and Ben interview vocalist Eric Wagner. In a wide rangin…

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July 28, 2020

Lid - In the Mushroom

Ben and Mat discuss supergroup Lid's lone album, 1997's In the Mushroom. Featuring members of Trouble/The Skull and Anathema, In…

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July 24, 2020

Next Time On TGTYNH - Lid - In the Mushroom

On this Next Time On segment, Mat and Ben discuss their upcoming episiode on Lid's lone album, 1997's In the Mushroom. They also…

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July 22, 2020

Demon Fuzz - Afreaka!

Mat and Ben discuss Demon Fuzz's 1970 album, Afreaka! The widely influential record is a melting pot of soul, jazz, prog, blues,…

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July 17, 2020

Next Time On TGTYNH - Demon Fuzz - Afreaka!

On this Next Time On bonus segment, Ben and Mat preview their upcoming episode on Demon Fuzz seminal 1970 album, Afreaka, discuss…

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July 14, 2020

Lazer/Wulf - The Beast of Left and Right - Part Two

Ben and Mat discuss Lazer/Wulf's complex concept album, The Beast of Left and Right with the band's guitarist/vocalist Bryan Aike…

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July 10, 2020

Next Time On - Lazer/Wulf - The Beast of Left and Right - P2

Mat and Ben discuss their upcoming interview with Lazer/Wulf guitarist/vocalist Bryan Aiken and the albums to which they've been …

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July 7, 2020

Lazer/Wulf - The Beast of Left and Right - Part One

On this episode of The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard, Mat and Ben discuss Lazer/Wulf's debut album, The Beast of Left and Rig…

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July 3, 2020

Next Time On - Lazer/Wulf - The Beast of Left and Right - P1

On this Next Time On segment, Ben and Mat preview Part One of their upcoming episode on Lazer/Wulf's 2014 concept album, The Beas…

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June 30, 2020

Propagandhi - Failed States

Ben and Mat discuss one of Mat's favorite records, the 2012 punk/metal crossover opus from Canada's Propagandhi, Failed States.

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June 26, 2020

Next Time On TGTYNH - Propagandhi - Failed States

On this extended Next Time On segment, Mat and Ben preview their upcoming episode on Propagandhi's punk/metal crossover, Failed S…

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June 23, 2020

Rigor Mortis - Slaves to the Grave

On this episode of The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard, Mat and Ben discuss Rigor Mortis' comeback album/swan song, 2014's Slav…

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June 21, 2020

Next Time On TGTYNH - Rigor Mortis - Slaves to the Grave

Ben and Mat preview their upcoming full episode discussing Rigor Mortis' reunion/swan song Slaves to the Grave and discuss the al…

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June 16, 2020

Sulfur Giant - Beyond the Hollow Mountain - Part Two

Ben and Mat interview Sulfur Giant's Marco Lima and Marco Mourao about their debut heavy psych masterpiece, Beyond the Hollow Mou…

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June 12, 2020

Next Time On TGTYNH - Sulfur Giant - Interview

Mat and Ben preview their upcoming interview with Sulfur Giant's Marco Lima and Marco Mourao and discuss the albums to which they…

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June 9, 2020

Sulfur Giant - Beyond the Hollow Mountain - Part One

Mat and Ben discuss the stoner/psych debut from Portugal's Sulfur Giant on this episode of The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard.…

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June 5, 2020

Next Time On TGTYNH - Sulfur Giant - Beyond the Hollow Mountain - Par…

Ben and Mat preview the upcoming episode on the debut album from Portugal heavy psych rockers Sulfur Giant and discuss the albums…

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June 2, 2020

Ancient Vvisdom - A Godlike Inferno - Part One

Mat and Ben discuss Ancient Vvisdom's 2011 debut album, A Godlike Inferno, and the role of occult themes in music.

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May 29, 2020

Next Time On TGTYNH - Ancient Vvisdom - A Godlike Inferno - Part One

On this short Next Time On segment, Mat and Ben discuss the albums they're listening to and introduce the subject of the next epi…

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May 26, 2020

The Dismemberment Plan - Emergency and I

On this episode of The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard, Mat and Ben discuss their love of The Dismemberment Plan's 1999 classic…

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May 23, 2020

Next Time On TGTYNH - The Dismemberment Plan - Emergency and I

In this first standalone Next Time On segment, Mat and Ben discuss the albums they're currently listening to and introduce the su…

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May 19, 2020

Grave - Soulless

Mat and Ben disagree vigorously about Grave's 1994 opus, Soulless. In its most contentious episode yet, The Greatest Thing you'v…

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May 12, 2020

Pale Divine - Cemetery Earth - Part Two

Mat and Ben interview Pale Divine's Darin McCloskey and Greg Diener about the making of their 2007 album, Cemetery Earth, and tou…

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May 5, 2020

Pale Divine - Cemetery Earth - Part One

Mat and Ben discuss Pale Divine's 2007 doom metal masterpiece, Cemetery Earth, and the band's place in the doom scene as they pre…

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April 28, 2020

Metz - Metz

Mat and Ben discuss the 2012 noise rock debut of Canada's Metz and the band's place at the intersection of noise, punk and grunge…

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April 14, 2020

Blues Creation - Demon and Eleven Children

Mat and Ben discuss the 1971 classic album Demon and Eleven Children, by Japan's Blues Creation, and its place in the history of …

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April 5, 2020

Messenger - Illusory Blues - Part Two

On part two of the fourth episode of The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard, Ben and Mat interview Messenger's Khaled Lowe and Bar…

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April 4, 2020

Messenger - Illusory Blues - Part One

In part one of the fourth episode of The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard, Mat and Ben do a deep dive on the lush psych/folk/pro…

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March 28, 2020

Iron Man - Black Night - Part Two

Mat and Ben interview Iron Man's drummer, Ronnie Kalimon, and vocalist, Rob Levey. The band members discuss their time in Iron M…

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