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 it’s a Notting Hill Carnival, bank holiday music special! My guests? Masterfully eclectic artist Fyakin and music legend Tarrus Riley.
CanaryPod: #ToppleUncaged show notes 25/8/19
Presented, produced and edited by Steve Topple.
Sound engineering by Gav Pauze.
Topple’s Twittering intro…
Sign the Investigate Atos PIP assessments petition:
We are horrified to learn that @Samaritans has "partnered" with Paddy Power Betfair (a.k.a. Flutter).
— Recovery in the Bin (@RITB_) August 19, 2019
Children are living in shipping containers and going to school hungry.
The Conservatives are failing a whole generation.https://t.co/3PBxp3uTbE
— Jeremy Corbyn (@jeremycorbyn) August 23, 2019
This morning I had breakfast with celebrity chef @PrueLeith at Downing Street 🍓
We discussed plans to improve hospital food for patients, staff and visitors. pic.twitter.com/29BxptQuno
— Boris Johnson (@BorisJohnson) August 23, 2019
Check out #KnownLiar on Twitter.
Revolutionary Bird Song – Fyakin:
Concrete Jungle by Fyakin:
Download New Wave on your preferred platform.
Take a look at Pauze Radio‘s bio of Fyakin.
Listen to my full interview with Fyakin.
Twitter Chirps Back:
OI TWITTER 🔊⬇️
YES it's that time again 😅
YOU tell ME YOUR views on the biggest stories 😤
— Steve Topple (@MrTopple) August 22, 2019
Revolutionary Bird Song – Tarrus Riley:
Kryptonite by Tarrus Riley via Destine Media PR:
Listen to my full interview with Riley.
Follow on Twitter:
Steve Topple @MrTopple; The Canary @TheCanaryUK; Fyakin @Fyakinmusic; Tarrus Riley @tarrusrileyja; Nicola Jeffery @NicolaCJeffery; Gav Pauze @PauzeRadio; Rai Star Music @rai_star113
Use the hashtags #ToppleUncaged #CanaryPod #TwitterChirpsBack.
Find out more about Gav Pauze.
Topple Uncaged Theme Music: Lost Souls by Lee Wrizzle.
Running the World by Jarvis Cocker via revisionartemas
Stop Lyin’ by Kevin Gates via Rick Rousse
Featured image via Steve Topple, Maurice – Wikimedia, Fyakin and Destine Media PR
Do your bit for independent journalism
Did you know that less than 1.5% of our readers contribute financially to The Canary? Imagine what we could do if just a few more people joined our movement to achieve a shared vision of a free and fair society where we nurture people and planet.
We need you to help out, if you can.
When you give a monthly amount to fund our work, you are supporting truly independent journalism. We hold power to account and have weathered many attempts to shut us down and silence the counterpoint to the mainstream.
You can count on us for rigorous journalism and fearless opposition to an increasingly fascist government and right wing mainstream media.
In return you get:
- Advert free reading experience
- Behind the scenes monthly e-newsletter
- 20% discount from our shop