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Join Alex as he peers a little closer at the predicaments of the modern day and age in What A Predicament.

With dry humour and the bare minimum of resolve he strives to shed some light on the hard and not-so-hard hitting issues alike, while pushing the boundaries of how little charisma you can have while still technically doing a podcast.

Aug 3, 2019

Worried his podcast will end up in the infamous 27 Club, Alex comes face to face with the greatest predicament of all… Death! He and a new trial co-host stare into the abyss, with input from a real life nurse and a post life person.


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Seto Kaiba Bandcamp


Whatever Works Trailer


The Wilson Quarterly What's the...


Jul 21, 2019

Alex Bain and guest co-host Gerald “The General” Stewart talk about the appeal of the anti-social. From the great gangster flicks, to hotel room trashing rockstars, to Grand Theft Auto, comic book villains and more, what is the draw of such deviancy?


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YNW Melly – Murder On My Mind

Tha Monastery - 2...


Dec 8, 2018

Life is pain. With this in mind, a couple of working musicians share their thoughts on why people are drawn to sad songs, and give a little insight into how certain sounds can sound sadder than others.

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Chelsea Prastiti https://skilaa.bandcamp.com

Tim Law https://nosunrise.bandcamp.com/

José González Hand On...


Nov 25, 2018

Any New Zealander worth the salt on their fush and chups grows up knowing they’re blessed with Kiwi Ingenuity. But what are the true origins of the no. 8 wire mentality, and is Aotearoa really any more ingenious than anywhere else?


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No. 8 Recharged no8recharged.kiwi


What A Cat Productions whatacat.co.nz


What...


Nov 10, 2018

Copywriter Scott Armstrong returns to ponder the predicament of puns and why they make us groan more often than giggle. Alex also gets some inside info from comedian Lauren Mabbett, and talks Pun Battles with Hugo Grrrl.


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Lauren Mabbett https://twitter.com/LaurenMabbett


Hugo Grrrl