A new era of Covid mitigations and the social ripples inherent within. Dave has travelled, Dan has partied - what is the new world like?
Fast food and militant Irish republicanism once found common cause in McDonalds. Dan with the deep dive.
And in proper politics, Fair Pay Agreements may be the Ardernocracy's largest non-covid legacy. Luxon's National Party stand in opposition, to this, that, themselves and everything. But are consistent arguments really lacking if they don't matter?
Hifiklub & Alain Johannes - Make Up
The Wolfe Tones - The Men Behind the Wire
Silencer & JME - Matrix Nokia
3rd Secret - I Choose Me
We give our review of Deep Water, the erotic thriller tasked with reviving the genre.
Also; union building activity in the USA, and the music we are digging right now.
Nas - Meet Joe Black
Big Thief - Time Escaping
Sasami - Tried to Understand
Benny the Butcher - 10 More Commandments (feat. Diddy)
In this episode; hospitality in crisis. Wellingtonians aren't undertaking their collective duty to private enterprise in the right way, apparently.
War in Ukraine - the dark maths of the unexpected. Urgh.
The protest at parliament ended with Dan eyewitness on the ground.
And we note the passing of Mark Lanegan. God that sucks.
Press Club - When You Were Young
Queens of the Stone Age - A Song for the Dead
UNKLE - Looking for the Rain (feat Mark Lanegan & Eska)
Mark Lanegan Band - Strange Religion
Unruly, uncoordinated, lasting longer than anyone expected or wanted; it's us back with another episode.
The copy-cat protest occupation at Parliament is at once a harbinger of menace, pitifully sad, and a mirror to the city. No solutions, just urghhhhrgh.
Also; Ukraine! Bikes and Cowboys!
Beastie Boys - Too Many MCs (feat. Nas)
REM - Welcome to the Occupation
Mitski - Love Me More
The Dillinger Escape Plan - Hero of the Soviet Union
So; Dan's credit card got stolen and used on OnlyFans. We discuss this impact of this on the new credit lending regulations causing misery across the land, and the proposed national employment insurance scheme. In blighty, Boris scandals on.
DJ Format & Abdominal - Behind the Scenes
Sir Mix-A-Lot - Put 'Em On the Glass
Andrew Bird - A Nervous Tic Motion of the Head to the Left
Barkmarket - Undone
Ahoyhoy; recorded Saturday 22nd before our latest covid news and after several brews; here we go: Boris! Public art. Girlboss jailpurge. Royal succession.
JASSS - Wish
Aktive - Higher
Sharon Van Etten - Comeback Kid
Daniel Hart - Blome Swete Lilie Flour
Hi, here's a lazy one to a happy new year.
We discuss Don't Look Up, a film that has become a totemic piece of media over the festive season. Media consumption as psuedopolitics reaches new heights with the director's commentary tweet. How much is forgivable in art with a message?
Our predictions for 2022 ahead, and what we talk about when we talk about inflation.
Plus sealions! Jarred farts!
P Money & Whiney - Buss the Red
Bill Callahan & Bonnie Prince Billy - Miracles (feat. Ty Segall)
Cat Power - Nothin But Time