Season 2

Dec. 28, 2021

The 100th Episode Spectacular

Ben and John return from hiatus to celebrate The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard's 100th episode and they've brought along a be…

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Nov. 16, 2021

Atavismo Interview (Sandri Pow)

Ben and John close out the year with the show's 99th episode by talking to Atavismo drummer Sandri Pow (also Hibrido, Mondo Infie…

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Nov. 9, 2021

Atavismo - Inerte

In this episode, Ben and John delve deep into Spain's fertile psychedelic scene by exploring Andalusian band Atavismo and their s…

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Nov. 2, 2021

Snail Interview (Johnson, Lynch, & Dodson)

Ben and John interview west coast stoner rock band Snail about their 2009 sophomore and comeback album, Blood, and the 15+ years …

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Oct. 26, 2021

Solace Interview (Tommy Southard)

Ben and John sit down with Solace founder and guitarist, Tommy Southard, to discuss the band's 2003 sophomore outing, the (litera…

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Oct. 19, 2021

Snail - Blood (JJ Koczan of The Obelisk)

On this episode of The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard, Ben and John sit down with JJ Koczan of theobelisk.net for the third in…

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Oct. 12, 2021

Slough Feg Interview (Mike Scalzi & Adrian Maestas)

John and Ben sit down with Mike Scalzi (guitar/vocals) and Adrian Maestas (bass) of long running true metal stalwarts, Slough Feg…

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Oct. 5, 2021

Solace - 13

John and Ben discuss the show's 50th(!!!!) record, Solace's 2003 doom/stoner/hardcore freight train of righteous heaviness, 13. …

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Sept. 28, 2021

Slough Feg - Ape Uprising!

On this episode of The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard, John and Ben tackle the show's 49th album: Slough Feg's 2009 shred-heav…

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Sept. 21, 2021

Beastmilk Interview (Kvohst & Arino)

On this episode of The Greatest Thing You'd Never Heard, Ben and John return to Beastmilk's 2013 album, Climax, interviewing voca…

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Sept. 14, 2021

Grails Interview (Alex Hall)

John and.Ben sit down with Grails guitarist Alex Hall to discuss the Portland band's 2003 album, The Burden of Hope. Hall divulg…

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Sept. 7, 2021

Serpent Throne Interview (Don Argott)

Ben and John return to Serpent Thone's 2013 album, Brother Lucifer, to interview guitarist Don Argott about the album's themes, r…

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Aug. 31, 2021

Beastmilk - Climax

Ben and John bring the instrumental summer to a close and return to lyrical records by covering Beastmilk's lone album, 2013's Cl…

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Aug. 24, 2021

Grails - The Burden of Hope

Ben and John discuss the sixth and final album of the show's Instrumental Summer: Grails' 2003 debut, The Burden of Hope. Relea…

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Aug. 17, 2021

My Sleeping Karma - Moksha

Ben and John return from their bye week to continue the show's Instrumental Summer by discussing My Sleeping Karma's 2015 album, …

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Aug. 3, 2021

Serpent Throne - Brother Lucifer

Ben and John continue the show's instrumental summer by marveling at Serpent Throne's 2013 cinematic masterpiece, Brother Lucifer…

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July 27, 2021

Triptonus - Triptonus: Part 2 (Interview)

The show's Instrumental Summer continues as Ben and John return to Triptonus' 2015, self-titled album by interviewing four member…

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July 20, 2021

Monobrow - Big Sky, Black Horse (Part 2: Interview)

As the show's Instrumental Summer continues, Ben and John return to Monobrow's 2014 album, Big Sky, Black Horse, by interviewing …

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July 13, 2021

Monobrow - Big Sky, Black Horse

The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard's Instrumental Summer continues as Ben and John delve into Monobrow's 2014 riffsterpiece, B…

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July 6, 2021

Triptonus - Triptonus

Ben and John continue their Instrumental Summer with the self-titled, 2015 sophomore effort from Viennese psychedelic metallers T…

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June 29, 2021

Karma to Burn - Arch Stanton

The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard is a like a book club for your next favorite record. Each episode is an in-depth examinati…

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June 22, 2021

Cop Shoot Cop - Release

The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard is a like a book club for your next favorite record. Each episode is an in-depth examinati…

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June 15, 2021

Fuzzy Duck - Fuzzy Duck: Part 2 (Interview)

The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard is a like a book club for your next favorite record. Each episode is an in-depth examinati…

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June 8, 2021

Sacri Monti - Sacri Monti: Part 2 (Interview)

The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard is a like a book club for your next favorite record. Each episode is an in depth examinati…

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June 1, 2021

Sacri Monti - Sacri Monti

Ben and John take their first dip into the warm, placid waters of the San Diego psych scene with the 2015 self-titled debut album…

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May 25, 2021

Cigale - Cigale

On this episode of The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard, John and Ben discuss Cigale's 2015 self-titled debut album. Standing a…

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May 19, 2021

Wolf - Wolf: Part 2 (Interview)

John and Ben continue their dive into Wolf's self-titled debut album by interviewing guitarist/vocalist Nik Stalvind. In a wide-…

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May 11, 2021

Wolf - Wolf: Part 1

John and Ben discuss the self-titled debut album by Swedish trad-metal stalwarts, Wolf. Released in 1999 when real metal was at …

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May 4, 2021

Vore - Gravehammer: Part 2 (Interview)

Ben and John return to Vore's 2011 album, Gravehammer, by interviewing guitarist/vocalist Page Townsley. Townsley talks about hi…

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April 27, 2021

Vore - Gravehammer: Part 1

On this episode of The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard, Ben and John dive into death metal, discussing Vore's 2011 album, Grave…

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April 20, 2021

Fuzzy Duck - Fuzzy Duck

Ben and John go all the way back to 1971 to discuss the lone album from British prog rock band Fuzzy Duck. Comprised of members …

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April 13, 2021

Bitch Magnet - Ben Hur: Part 2 (Interview)

John and Ben return to Bitch Magnet's influential 1990 album, Ben Hur, by interviewing guitarist Jon Fine and drummer Orestes Mor…

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April 6, 2021

Bitch Magnet - Ben Hur: Part 1

John and Ben discuss Bitch Magnet's influential second (and final) full length album, Ben Hur. Originally released in 1990, the …

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March 30, 2021

Life Beyond - Thousand Vision Mist: Part 2 (Interview)

Ben and John return to Life Beyond's 2003 album, Thousand Vision Mist by interviewing guitarist/vocalist Danny Kenyon, and bassis…

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March 23, 2021

Life Beyond - Thousand Vision Mist: Part 1

In this episode of The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard, Ben and John discuss Life Beyond's 2003 sole full-length, Thousand Visi…

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March 16, 2021

Cloud Catcher - Enlightened Beyond Existence: Part 2 (Interview)

Ben and John return to Cloud Catcher's 2015 debut album, Enlightened Beyond Existence, interviewing band guitarist/vocalist Rory …

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March 9, 2021

Cloud Catcher - Enlightened Beyond Existence: Part 1

Ben and John discuss Cloud Catcher's 2015 self-released debut album, Enlightened Beyond Existence. Sitting at an exciting crossr…

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March 2, 2021

Kalas - Kalas: Part 2 (Interview)

Ben and John return to Kalas's lone, self-titled album with guitarist Paul Kott (High Tone Son of a Bitch, Cruevo) and producer/e…

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Feb. 23, 2021

Stubb - Cry of the Ocean - Part 2 (Interview)

Ben and John return to Stubb's 2014 heavy rock platter, Cry of the Ocean, for a discussion with guitarist/vocalist Jack Dickinson…

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Feb. 16, 2021

Stubb - Cry of the Ocean: Part 1

John and Ben discuss Stubb's 2014 sophomore album, Cry of the Ocean. Released on Ripple Music, Cry of the Ocean mixes blues, psy…

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Feb. 9, 2021

Kalas - Kalas

On this episode of The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard, John and Ben discuss the lone album from Bay Area supergroup Kalas. Re…

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Feb. 2, 2021

Warning - Watching from a Distance

Ben and John discuss Warning's 2006 traditional doom metal opus, Watching from a Distance. Steeped in doom sonics and emotionall…

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Jan. 26, 2021

Offenders - Endless Struggle - Part 2 (Interview)

On this episode of The Greatest Thing You've Never Heard, John and Ben continue their discussion of Offenders' seminal 1985 hardc…

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Jan. 19, 2021

Offenders - Endless Struggle - Part 1

John and Ben discuss Offenders' 1985 album, Endless Struggle and its place in the 1980s Texas hardcore scene. Deviating from pun…

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Jan. 12, 2021

Wellwater Conspiracy - Brotherhood of Electric: Operational Directives

John and Ben kick off 2021 by going back to 1999 and discussing Wellwater Conspiracy's sophomore album, Brotherhood of Electric: …

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Jan. 5, 2021

Ben's Top 50 Albums of 2020

Ben and John send off 2020 with a countdown of Ben's Top 50 Albums of the Year in this this episode culled from a three part live…

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