Sweet 16 with Joe Mount from Metronomy

Skate videos, fudge shops and Battle of the Bands

When Joe Mount recalls his 16-year-old self he remembers a guy who was “pretty great”. It certainly sounded like he was having a great time – growing up in Totnes, Devon he founded the local skate park with his mates, worked in a fudge shop and drummed in his first band The Upsides – who should have gone onto great things. Metronomy did instead.

Recorded in front of a live audience at the Erased Tapes Sound Gallery, London, on 23 April 2018, this is the second episode of our Sweet 16 podcast – inspired by our column of the same name.

Listen below or via your podcast app. Also, check out the other episodes in Series One with Theresa Wayman from Warpaint, Joe Talbot from Idles and Alexis Taylor from Hot Chip.