CanaryPod: Topple Uncaged EP7

Steve Topple outside the Houses of Parliament
Steve Topple

Welcome to Topple Uncaged!

Every week, The Canary will be bringing you a new podcast on the media landscape; hosted by me, Steve Topple.

I’ll be giving you the quickest news round-up in the UK in Plucked News. Then, I’ll be going in on some of the biggest stories with a very special guest on Free Flying With… After that, I’ll be taking apart, and taking down, this week’s #bbcqt in Question Time: Topple Chirps Back. And finally, I’ll be bringing you the freshest, most banging political music in Revolutionary Bird Song.

This week’s episode is a look back at 2018 – featuring my take on the biggest stories, the searing US comedian Lee Camp and a review of the year’s biggest political music.



Presented, produced and edited by Steve Topple

Plucked News articles in order:

Universal Credit news from The Canary.

Fracking news from The Canary.

Climate Change news from The Canary.

Integrity Initiative news from The Canary.

Free Flying With… news articles/tweet in order:

Paris police fire tear gas as gilets jaunes protests turn violent

Our time is up. We’ve got nothing left but rebellion.

There’s a Christmas crisis going on: no one wants to kill your dinner

Middle East news from The Canary.

Revolutionary Bird Song:

Notorious Thugs by Notorious B.I.G and Bone, Thugs-N-Harmony.

Brixton First by Potent Whisper feat. Lara Lee.

Potent Whisper on Twitter.

Camera Show by Protoje

Buy A Matter of Time by Protoje.

Refuse to Kill by Lowkey via Going Underground.

Lowkey on Topple Uncaged.

Liberties by Marci Phonix.

Marci Phonix on Twitter.

Bad Man (Rastafari Mix) by Natty feat. Benjamin Zephaniah.

Buy Man Like I & I…X by Natty.

Africans Arise by Kabaka Pyramid.

Buy Kontraband by Kabaka Pyramid.

Follow on Twitter:

Steve Topple @MrTopple; The Canary @TheCanaryUK; Lee Camp @LeeCamp; Nicola Jeffery @NicolaCJeffery; Rai Star Music @rai_star113

Use the hashtags #ToppleUncaged #CanaryPod #WelfareRebellion

Topple Uncaged Theme Music: Lost Souls by Lee Wrizzle.

Ally McBeal clip via Daily Motion.

All I Need by Kabaka Pyramid and Nattali Rize.

Featured image via Steve Topple, The Canary and Maurice – Wikimedia

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