We take you on a guided tour of the best, the good, and the quite good's of the week
It is well and truly 2019 and all of the January bangers are making their way onto our playlists. And, if 2019 continues this way, it’s going to be one heck of a playlist by the end of the year…
Featured Song: Ariana Grande – 7 Rings
Ariana’s follow-up to 'Thank u, next' - Imagine’ – didn’t quite blow up in the way everyone thought it would; but that’s fine because she has a new single which is going to be MASSIVE. You know how we know it’s going to be massive? Because it samples The Sound of Music! It’s, surprisingly, a rarely sampled track… last sampled in 2012 by Cyhi Da Prynce and before then by Alice Cooper in 1971.
Anyway, the track sees Ariana doing that rap-singing she’s been up to lately, talking about how “I see it, I like it, I want it, I…
Every week, comedians/best friends Miel Bredouw and Demi Adejuyigbe attempt to fix a popular song despite absolutely no qualifications.
Every week, comedians/best friends Miel Bredouw and Demi Adejuyigbe attempt to fix a popular song despite absolutely no qualifications. PUNCH UP THE JAM is a show cataloguing their descent into madness as they review, rewrite, and remix all the hits you love to hate, or just love (until they ruin it for you).
It's a Christmas Spectacular! Kevin Porter (Good Christian Fun) and fan favorite Anthony Troli drop by to help figure out why on gourd's green earth Patrons chose 'Last Christmas' by Wham! as this month's 'you pick punch-up'. This episode would go off the rails but it is truly never on them.
This week's UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: 'Christmas in LA' by Vulfpeck, 'I'm Not Ready For Christmas (feat. Mae Whitman)' by Chris Farren, 'Happy Xmas (War is Over)' by John Lennon, 'White Christmas' by The Drifters.
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Three Taylor Swift superfans dissect the entire Swiftography... but not, like, in a creepy way.
Holy Swift is a weekly podcast where three Taylor Swift superfans (Jessica Zaleski, Krista Doyle, and Kelly Boyles) dissect the entire Swift discography (Swiftography?), song-by-song, in meticulous detail. But not, like, in a creepy way.
On this week's episode, we talk about workout jams, Grammy nominations, and the song 'Cold As You'.
Listen to the full episode below.
On this week's episode, we talk about workout jams, Grammy nominations, and the song Cold As You. (58 minutes)
As it becomes easier to pay for things with contactless cards... will we ever go completely cash-less?
Shops, restaurants and stores all over the world are starting to refuse to accept cash payments are becoming more commonplace.
Ikea in Sweden, for instance, has experimented with a cashless outlet. In fact, Sweden is the most cashless society on the planet; not even 1% of the value of all payments were made using coins or notes last year. Australia ranks not far behind, with an ever-present use of contactless for speed and ease, making cash an almost spent force, if you pardon the pun.
UK Finance, a trade association, predicts that in Britain, cash will be used in just one fifth of all sales by 2026. In the last year alone, over 4,000 cash machines have been removed. But cash remains a permanent features across the pond in the US, where a market research firm disclosd that “hard currency” will still be around “for a…