Riot Act

164 – The World is a Beautiful Place and I am No Longer Afraid to Die, Frontierer, Poppy and Full of Hell

Inspired by Shakira’s wild boar bag robber, Remfry and Steve put forward their audition for The Really Wild Show, CBBC’s flagship wildlife television show … unfortunately, no one told them that the show ended over 15 years ago, but the deviation into the natural world does lead Remfry to confess to a spate of cow tippings in the South Gloucestershire area around 25 years ago whilst Steve confesses the equally heinous crime of never having seen The Lion King.

In more musically related matters, a study released by the UK Intellectual Property Office which analysed streaming services data between 2014-2020 has concluded that approximately 720 British musicians make a living solely from streaming royalties. We won’t spoil how many musicians are registered in the UK, but let’s put it this way … it’s a lot more than 720!

Reviews this week are of Illusory Walls by The World is a Beautiful Place and I am no Longer Afraid to Die, Oxidized by Frontierer, Flux by Poppy, and Garden of Burning Apparitions by Full of Hell