MusicFebruary 11, 2017

Pod on the Couch: Post-Trump pop


The Spinoff and Spark proudly present Pod On The Couch, a weekly podcast exploring music and the people that make it. This episode: Kate Robertson and Duncan Greive join host Henry Oliver to talk about pop music in the Trump-era.

Spinoff Music editor Henry Oliver talks to contributing critic Kate Robertson and The Spinoff’s editor and publisher Duncan Greive about what will happen to pop music under Trump’s reign.

Either download (right click to save)subscribe through iTunes, RSS feed, your fave podcast client, or have a listen below.

And listen to some of the music we talked about here:


Katy Perry’s ‘Chained to the Rhythm’ is out now (and on the above playlist) and includes lyrics like, “yeah, we think we’re free”, “dance to the distortion”, “keep sweeping it under the mat / thought we could do better than that”.

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Mad Chapman, Editor
Aotearoa continues to adapt to a new reality and The Spinoff is right there, sorting fact from fiction to bring you the latest updates and biggest stories. Help us continue this coverage, and so much more, by supporting The Spinoff Members.Madeleine Chapman, EditorJoin Members

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