Transitionseeker Podcast #7

Download Transitionseeker Podcast #7 on Soundcloud This week Russell ponders our changing consumption patterns in this new coronavirus world. How do we cope in a world without footy or other sports? What of that weird wasteland of television where so many programs have lost their live audiences? And if we run out of toilet paper … Read more

Transitionseeker Podcast #6

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Download Transitionseeker Podcast #6 on Soundcloud This podcast finds Russell in the thick of the whole Coronavirus scare, but he manages to avoid giving a rant featuring his own politicised perspective, including a definition of Universal Basic Income. Instead, you get one of his many theories about Bob Dylan, a review of the James Bond … Read more

Transitionseeker Podcast #5

Download Transitionseeker Podcast #5 on Soundcloud This episode might be called the Censorship podcast, because Russell talks about Woody Allen’s publishers pulling the plug on his upcoming memoir, and does a whole segment on senator Stirling Griff’s call to have certain types of anime banned or at least reclassified. It’s a complete culture clash, featuring … Read more

Transitionseeker Podcast #4

Download Transitionseeker podcast #4 at Soundcloud Russell welcomes all cultural omnivores with this ep, which features new segment ‘New Adventures In Pop Culture’ – a roundup of Russell’s conscious cultural consumption for the week. In short, he’s been listening to some new Pearl Jam, Black Keys, Sleater-Kinney and Scandal, and some old Gordon Lightfoot; he … Read more

Transitionseeker Podcast #3

Download Transitionseeker podcast #3 on Soundcloud Russell delivers the second of his overviews of pop culture media, delving into the worlds of film, television and books. There are reviews of the Danny Boyle film Yesterday, the latest Doctor Who and Whovians, and controversial anime series Interspecies Reviewers. Along the way Russell mentions best films of … Read more

Transitionseeker Podcast #2

Download Transitionseeker podcast #2 on Soundcloud This week Russell gives part one of an overview of pop culture mediums and processes, including the news media, the music industry, technology and delivery systems and our consumption patterns. There’s also a righteous rant against the Murdoch media, and Rupert himself in particular, and Russell talks up Rutger … Read more

Transitionseeker Podcast #1

Download Transitionseeker podcast #1 on Soundcloud Welcome to the TransitionSeeker Podcast page and our first podcast! We’re about promoting creative and critical responses to popular culture with a special focus on ways to transition from unconscious (or passive) to conscious (or active) consumption. This week’s inaugural episode introduces your host Russell Forden, former Media Studies … Read more