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Episode 79: Field of Dreams Game, Laura Mvula, Inspector Chopra, and more!!

Rival Podcast Club

Your pod docents are back to give you recommendations! These include Laura Mvula's "Pink Noise", The Field of Dreams game, "The Unexpected Inheritance of Inspector Chopra" by Vaseem Khan, and the article "Sign From Above" by Nate Rogers for The LAnd Magazine.

46mins

14 Aug 2021

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Review Crew Ep 26 - Laura Mvula - Pink Noise

The Record Players

The Players discuss the new album from Laura Mvula - "Pink Noise" and rank it on their unique scale of Mind Blown to Trash.

41mins

1 Aug 2021

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Episode 204 - Laura Mvula

Sodajerker On Songwriting

Laura Mvula discusses her sparkling new album Pink Noise, teasing out 80's influences, and pushing herself into new musical territories. The Birmingham-born artist shares insights into her career and creative process by talking about life after Sony, working with collaborators like Oli Rockberger, and challenging herself as a singer.

47mins

18 Jul 2021

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Laura Mvula, Michael Spicer, Anthony Bolton

Front Row

Laura Mvula’s first two albums were Mercury-Prize nominated, and now 5 years later she has returned with ‘Pink Noise’, an 80’s-inpsired-synth-inflected album full that’s perfect for dancing to. She explains the inspiration behind the music, and how this is the album she always wanted to make.Since he posted his first Room Next Door video in 2019, comedian Michael Spicer has had over 60m views. Spicer discusses the origin of the idea where he acts as an adviser feeding lines to a politician’s imaginary earpiece and intercuts his feed with the politician’s answers.The Life and Death of Alexander Litvinenko is a new opera opening for a limited run at Grange Park Opera in Surrey. It tells the story of the former KGB officer who was poisoned in the UK by Russian secret agents. We speak with its composer (former financier) Anthony Bolton about why this story deserves operatic treatment.

28mins

8 Jul 2021

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Grazia Life Advice

Ivor Novello award-winning Laura Mvula is back with a new album, the ‘80s-inspired Pink Noise. Her tips include being kinder to yourself and moving on when things stop being fun. She also explains why it's important, sometimes, to just sit and stare at a dog…

31mins

1 Jul 2021

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I had to pretend I was at some 80’s inspired party.” Laura tells Nihal about the challenges of making her new album during lockdown.

36mins

23 Jun 2021

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S11 Ep 15: Laura Mvula

Table Manners with Jessie and Lennie Ware

This week we invite Laura Mvula over for lunch. Laura is about to bring out her third record on July 2, Pink Noise, so to celebrate Lennie made a sumptuous chicken, spiced potatoes, salad and Nigella's salted chocolate chunks!We talk about the ‘changing landscape’ in the music industry, her musically gifted siblings and her podcast series ’So You Wanna Be A Musician’ she launched with her sister. We go from growing up in Birmingham in a Christian household to a first kiss in Jamaica, supporting Prince on tour to Single Ladies being her karaoke song. It's all in there! Love this girl and it's a joy to have her back with such wonderful music!See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

52mins

21 Apr 2021

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EP 7 Tales From the Road - From Columbia to Bradford with Kwame Kwaten (Laura Mvula, D-Influence, Prince and Ferocious Talent)

Long Drives, Late Nights & Lobby Calls

In the presence of greatness! Today I’m bringing you Kwame Kwaten, this has to be a two-parter there was too much to chop out, so you’re welcome. I don’t think I’ve laughed so much during a recording before, we talk shows in Columbia, dodgy magicians in Bradford and some of the shows I’ve worked on with Kwame with the mighty D-Influence.Hope you all enjoy it and are staying safe during this bonkers time, much love! Find us:@lewisleft@kwamekwatenThanks for listening, don't forget to like, comment, share & subscribe more to come in the coming weeks. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/long-drives-late-nights-and-lobby-calls. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

36mins

2 Apr 2021

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EP 7 Tales From the Road - From Columbia to Bradford with Kwame Kwaten (Laura Mvula, D-Influence, Prince and Ferocious Talent)

Long Drives, Late Nights & Lobby Calls

In the presence of greatness! Today I’m bringing you Kwame Kwaten, this has to be a two-parter there was too much to chop out, so you’re welcome. I don’t think I’ve laughed so much during a recording before, we talk shows in Columbia, dodgy magicians in Bradford and some of the shows I’ve worked on with Kwame with the mighty D-Influence.Hope you all enjoy it and are staying safe during this bonkers time, much love! Find us:@lewisleft@kwamekwatenThanks for listening, don't forget to like, comment, share & subscribe more to come in the coming weeks. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/long-drives-late-nights-and-lobby-calls. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

36mins

2 Apr 2021

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Jen Brister & Laura Mvula's The Dreaming Room

James Acaster's Perfect Sounds

Jen and James discuss why the Ivor Novello winning album The Dreaming Room got Laura Mvula dropped from her label. Plus a phone call with Laura's nan.Produced by Hannah Hufford Photography by Edward Moore Design by Danny Arter

25mins

22 May 2020

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