This Reality Podcast: No 158

Episode 158, 53 minutes running time

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The musical goodness featured in this week’s show includes:

  1. Nate Fowler, On My Way (
  2. Yours Til Death, Helping Hand (
  3. Toy Horses, Interrupt (
  4. Esther O’Connor, Chasing Rainbows (

Some of the talkie bits we cover in this week’s show includes:

  • Soph’s day of technical disasters
  • Stupidly-driven lorries on the motorway
  • Soph’s joined a running club. And still does her weekly dance classes too
  • Much poetry at an event organised by the Oxford International Women’s Day
  • Pigeon Girl’s international première of her short film ‘Voyeur’
  • A random discussion about The Viper Room in LA and how River Phoenix died outside it
  • Film seen: The Adjustment Bureau
  • Bren met  Alex James, off of Blur and cheese
  • A lot of catchy-upy admin notices
  • And we almost, but not quite, discuss our forthcoming trip to the US

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On Friday evening we sat in Studio B in rural Oxfordshire and listened to four musical tracks that were so good, we just had to share them with you.

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One Response to This Reality Podcast: No 158

  1. That track called ‘Interrupt’ was bleedin’ awesome! I am gonna have to listen to that again.

    I am totally with you on lorries overtaking each other. The bastards.