THIS PODCAST CONTAINS LANGUAGE AND CONTENT SOME PEOPLE MAY FIND OFFENSIVE. THE VIEWS EXPRESSED IN THIS EPISODE ARE THE OPINIONS OF THE HOST AND GUESTS.
Welcome to series two of #ToppleUncaged!
Every week, The Canary will be bringing you an innovative podcast for the media landscape; hosted by me, Steve Topple.
You’ll get my quick fire round-up of the news in Topple’s Twittering. Then, I’ll be going in on a story or campaign you may have missed, with a very special guest, on Free Flying With… After that, you get to have your say on the week’s talking points in Twitter Chirps Back. And finally, I’ll be bringing you the freshest, most banging political music in Revolutionary Bird Song.
This week’s guests? Cameron from environmental direct action group Reclaim the Power and groundbreaking UK singer/songwriter MIRI.
CanaryPod: #ToppleUncaged show notes 21/7/19
Presented, produced and edited by Steve Topple.
Sound engineering by Gav Pauze.
Topple Talks intro…
Free Flying With… campaign details:
Read about the Power Beyond Borders camp
Twitter Chirps Back:
OI TWITTER 🔊⬇️
YES it's that time again 😅
— Steve Topple (@MrTopple) July 18, 2019
NEW FROM ME ⬇️
The DWP just denied benefits to someone with 16 different illnesses
— Steve Topple (@MrTopple) July 19, 2019
Revolutionary Bird Song:
Good Ones by MIRI:
Download Soundbites on your preferred platform.
Follow on Twitter:
Steve Topple @MrTopple; The Canary @TheCanaryUK; Reclaim the Power @reclaimthepower; MIRI @miriofficialuk; Nicola Jeffery @NicolaCJeffery; Gav Pauze @PauzeRadio; Rai Star Music @rai_star113
Use the hashtags #ToppleUncaged #CanaryPod
Find out more about Gav Pauze.
Topple Uncaged Theme Music: Lost Souls by Lee Wrizzle.
Gloomy Sunday by Billie Holiday via uchukyoku1
Fight the Power by Public Enemy via MarcieLovesPMPatty
Featured image via Steve Topple, Maurice – Wikimedia, Reclaim the Power and Covered PR
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