Englebert's own songs seem to emerge from the angst of a man who is unashamed of confessing he feels hopelessly miserable without love.
Indeed, the octogenarian - considered the best prime minister Britain never had - is actually an unashamed romantic at heart.
Come Together is an unashamed anthem, underscored by preaching for unity and a very slow burn lead-in where an organ is joined by synthetic drums and percussion.
He's an unashamed Munro bagger, and if that pastime has come to be regarded by some purists as not really being what the noble art of climbing is all about, Holstead is having none of it.
With the unashamed hero-worship we seem to be displaying here, surely Bozza's bandwagon is picking up speed to become an irresistible force?
Having initially struggled slightly without the stability provided by a backing band, Cole is now a mature solo performer and unashamed of his poetic leanings.
Sloppy and haphazard, and completely unashamed of it, it all comes together somehow.
And that's enough unashamed self-promotion for one afternoon.
Plus an unashamed bribe to the press: ‘I promise to take each of you individually out to dinner.’
You pick up hints of Benny Hill and Frankie Howard, with the unashamed innuendo that takes you to the brink of vulgarity but never drops over the edge.