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The Music Vox - Track 13 - The Wholesome One

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The Music Vox - The Music Vox (Track 17 ft. Jake Laud)
In what has since become the last episode of the year for us, we spend another hour and a half with our great friend Jake Laud. Over the show, we discuss the best artists of the 1990's, the importance of Social Identity in Music and we review Ben Dodd's classic, Weezer's Weezer (Blue Album). This is a very crazy time to be alive, so wash your hands, stay indoors and stay safe. We'll be back as soon as it's safe! @TheMusicVox1 on Twitter for our musical thoughts throughout Quarantine! Intro: Drain You - Nirvana  Mid Song: Triple6 Clubhouse - Bittersweet Symphony version - Three6Mafia Outro: Buddy Holly - Weezer
1:30:11
March 22, 2020
The Music Vox - Track 16 - The One Where They Lost Their Minds
Welcome back to The Music Vox! In this week's episode, the boys sit down to discuss their favourite albums of 2019, take a look back to the 2000's to re continue their most influential lists and analyse Blondie's classic album, Parallel Lines. Make sure to follow us on Twitter @TheMusicVox1 to keep up to date with show releases, hot takes and more! Intro Song: Loaded - Primal Scream Mid Song: Blondie - Heart of Glass Outro Song: Blondie - Hanging on the Telephone
1:29:19
March 3, 2020
The Music Vox - Track 15 - The Decade's Most Influential Artists (ft. Jake Laud)
Welcome back to The Music Vox after a long Christmas break! This week, we have a very special treat, with one of our best mates, Jake Laud, in the studio, to help us with this week's main topic of discussion, who are the 2010's most influential artists? As well as that, we discuss the drama with Slowthai and Katherine Ryan at the NME Awards, we break down Circles by Mac Miller, and analyse Adam's classic album this month, A Tribe Called Quest's 'The Low End Theory'. Make sure to follow us on Twitter @TheMusicVox1 for even more from the boys! Intro Track: Good News by Mac Miller Outro Track: Rap Promoter by A Tribe Called Quest
1:15:27
February 14, 2020
The Drop Ball - Episode 13 - Premier League Season So Far - Part 2!
Welcome back to The Drop Ball! In the second part of the New Year's special, Adam, Nathan, Josh and Joe break down the second half of the Premier League teams this season, and break down the play style of the teams, transfers they need to make and their hopes for the rest of their season! We'll be off for a few weeks, but we will be back very soon, better than ever! Make sure you follow us on Twitter @TheDropBall!
46:15
January 9, 2020
The Music Vox - Track 14 - Spotify On Repeat Rundowns!
Happy New Year everyone! This was recorded just before Xmas, hence the Christmas wishes! 2020 is gonna be a big year for us, stay tuned! Intro Song: Reconstruction SIte - The Weakerthans Mid Song: Always Focused - Tiny Moving Parts Outro Song: I Won't Share You - The Smiths
1:11:11
January 6, 2020
The Drop Ball - Episode 12 - Premier Leauge Season So Far - Part 1!
Happy New Year from The Drop Ball! In the first of a two-part special, Adam, Nathan, Josh and Joe break down how every team in the Premier Leauge is doing so far this season, give an insight into their playing style and recommend who we would sign given the cash in the January Transfer window! Hope you all have a great 2020, expect a lot more from The Lads!
1:18:17
December 31, 2019
The Drop Ball - Episode 11: Christmas Special - Premier League End of Decade Awards!
Merry Christmas! Adam, Josh, Joe and Nathan are back for this festive edition of The Drop Ball featuring their Premier League End of Decade Awards! The boys will be discussing everything fro Leicester's 5000/1 title miracle to Steven Gerrard's infamous slip. Plus who will make their teams of the decade? Follow us on Twitter: @TheDropBall
56:18
December 20, 2019
The Drop Ball - Episode 10 - Champions League Group Stage Roundup!
The Drop Ball is finally back after a few weeks plagued by technical difficulties. This week Adam, Josh, Joe and Nathan are all here to analyse the Champions League Group Stage! Follow us on Twitter: @TheDropBall
33:02
December 12, 2019
The Drop Ball - Episode 9 - Jose Mourinho Is Back! Plus Premier League & Champions League Review
Welcome back to The Drop Ball! This week Josh, Joe and Nathan are on hand to look back at last weekend's Premier League fixtures  which saw Jose Mourinho return to management at Spurs. Plus the boys review the recent Champions League group games, including Real Madrid vs PSG and Barcelona vs Dortmund. Don't forget to follow us on Twitter: @TheDropBall
1:17:26
November 28, 2019
Rant It Out - 2019 Grammy Nominations
Discussing the controversial Grammy nominations, who should win and who got snubbed
45:38
November 27, 2019
The Music Vox - Bonus Track - Ft. Jamal and Deacon
Here it is...  It has been planned for over a year, but we finally brought our first ever fans onto the show - and what a funny one this is... This is the outcome when you take four hungover men and a Jamal and put them into a radio studio for just over an hour. Enjoy this masterpiece for what it is. Topics Discussed: Jesus Is King - Bad or Good? Ameer Vann - Does he get a second chance? Metallica's Master of Puppets Classic Review AS WELL AS a lot of silly discussions on what may be our best or worst podcast, depending on how much you want us to talk about Music... Follow us on Twitter @TheMusicVox1 for more from the lads!
1:06:23
November 23, 2019
The Music Vox - Track 13 - The Wholesome One
WELCOME BACK TO THE MUSIC VOX! On Track 13, we discuss music that makes us happy, soundtracks from our favourite media forms and we analyse one of Cal's classic albums, Unknown Pleasures by Joy Division in an episode in which we reminisce a lot and get emotional about our love for our family and friend's music tastes that shaped who we are. Thanks for listening! For more content from us, follow us on Twitter @TheMusicVox1
1:07:58
November 20, 2019
The Drop Ball - Episode 8 - England Qualify for the Euros and A Continental Conversation!
Welcome back to The Drop Ball! This week, Adam, Josh and Joe discuss England's two big wins over the week, securing qualification for the Euros! We also give a spotlight to three other teams in qualification, who have had an interesting run through their group.  On top of all of this, we have our first  'Continental Conversation' - a segment in which will talk about big teams from around the world. This week, Adam covers Borussia Monchengladbach and Josh discusses PSV! Make sure you join in the conversation on Twitter @TheDropBall!
1:02:45
November 19, 2019
The Drop Ball - Episode 7 - Liverpool beat Man City, MORE VAR Drama and Euro Qualifier Predictions
Welcome back to The Drop Ball! This week we have a full studio, with Josh, Joe, Nathan and a returning Adam discussing the main talking points from this week's Premier League fixtures, including Liverpool's home win over Man City, the latest VAR drama and West Ham's fall from grace. As well as this, on today's bumper episode, the lads break down the upcoming European Championship qualifiers against Montenegro and Kosovo. Be sure to keep up with our live thoughts as news occurs on Twitter - @TheDropBall
1:10:07
November 11, 2019
The Drop Ball - Episode 6 - Liverpool & Man City Comebacks, Brits Around the World and more!
Welcome back to The Drop Ball! This week Josh, Joe and Nathan review the weekend's Premier League action, which included more VAR talking points, late comebacks for title contenders Liverpool and Man City and a massive home win for Sheffield United. The Championship review is also back again as the lads look at Nottingham Forest's season so far and there's an update from Stoke City after the sacking of manager Nathan Jones. Plus Brits Around the World returns - this time the performances of Aaron Ramsey, Chris Smalling and Jadon Sancho are put under the spotlight. Keep up to date with the podcast on Twitter: @TheDropBall
1:08:17
November 4, 2019
The Drop Ball - Episode 5 - Premier League Review and Championship Catch-up!
Welcome back to The Drop Ball! This week, Adam is finally back after a two-week break and joins Nathan, Josh and Joe in breaking down all of last weekend's premier league action, as well as looking at our chosen Championship teams and how their respective seasons are going! Keep up to date with the Podcast on Twitter: @TheDropBall
56:06
November 2, 2019
The Drop Ball - Episode 4 - Top Premier League Players of the Decade, VAR Debate and more!
Welcome back to The Drop Ball! This week Josh, Joe and Nathan review last weekend's Premier League games with a heavy focus on VAR controversies. Plus they look back at Tuesday's Champions League results and get stuck into The Daily Mirror's recent Top 50 Premier League Players of the Decade article. Keep up to date with the podcast on Twitter: @TheDropBall
52:18
October 24, 2019
The Drop Ball - Episode 3 - England & Netherlands Review, Racism in Bulgaria, Premier League Predictions and more!
Josh, Joe and Nathan are joined by the Flying Dutchman Luuk, in a week where Adam called in sick! They discuss the Racism seen during the England vs Bulgaria game, get an insight into Dutch football with Luuk, as well as look at the Premier League's best upcoming fixtures this weekend. Join us next week for an inevitable rant from Adam after Man Utd vs Liverpool, Brits Around The World and more! Make sure to follow us on Twitter @TheDropBall!
48:36
October 15, 2019
The Music Vox - Episode 12 - We Hate Pitchfork & Tracy Chapman's Self Titled Album Review
Ben Dodd hosts as the lads talk about the 'Slaughter Beach, Dog', 'Oso Oso' and Mac Demarco albums released over the summer, discuss Pitchfork's top 200 songs of the 2010s and analyse Ben's classic album: Tracy Chapman's self titled debut. Make sure to follow us on Twitter @TheMusicVox1
42:26
October 10, 2019
The Drop Ball - Episode 2 - Premier League Review, England Squad, Brits Around the World and more!
Josh, Joe, Adam and Nathan are back with another episode of The Drop Ball! This week the boys review the weekend's Premier League games, debate Gareth Southgate's England squad selection and look at the starts to the season made by four Championship teams. Plus they introduce a new segment called Brits Around the World! Follow us on Twitter: @TheDropBall
52:21
October 8, 2019
The Drop Ball - Episode 1 - Spurs Disasterclass, Premier League Predictions, Chris Wilder Talk and more!
Welcome to the first episode of The Drop Ball! A weekly football podcast brought to you by Steel Student Media. Josh Allen is joined by Joe Ash, Adam Westwood and Nathan Harding every week to discuss the biggest football talking points. This week the lads discuss Spurs' Champions League disasterclass, give their Premier League predictions and Joe and Adam get into a heated debate about Chris Wilder. Plus much more! Follow us on Twitter: @TheDropBall
51:19
October 4, 2019
The Music Vox - Track 11 - The Second Mixtape
We're finally back after a long summer away, in which we discuss: - The Summer of 2019's Music - We start a new segment where we break down a classic album - This week's being Kate Bush's Hounds of Love - We also talk a lot of crap as usual Stay safe, and we will speak to you more next week! Love Cal, Ben and Adam xo
1:44:56
October 3, 2019
The Music Vox - Track 10 - The Finale? Lil Nas X's impact on Rap, Anderson. Paak's Ventura and More!
Welcome to the final Music Vox... OF OUR FIRST UNIVERSITY YEAR! In this episode, we discuss Lil Nas X's potentially massive influence on the Rap scene, we discuss Anderson. Paak's brand new Album Ventrua, as well as loosing our damn minds to the new Star Wars trailer for Episode IX.   From the bottom of our hearts, thank you so much for allowing us to do something we have all wanted to do now for a couple of years. We know we have missed a few weeks here and there, but this has been one of the best parts of our first year at Sheffield Hallam, and we can't wait until we are back to spread even more stupidity and wisdom to you all. Thanks to everyone who has ever listened, and we shall see you all, some time in the future.
1:22:23
April 12, 2019
Rant It Out - Episode 2 - Over-Rated!
Welcome to Episode 2 of Rant It Out!  This week, Ari is joined by Riva! They will be discussing what they discuss as over-rated in terms of movies, music, and more!  Follow us on Twitter on @SteelSHU 
46:20
April 11, 2019
The Sports Sit Down - Episode 11 - End of Season Awards!
Hello, and welcome to the final Sports Sit Down before the summer! We quickly break down the weekend's football, before we give our End of Season Awards!  Thank you to everyone for listening to all eleven episode, we have throughly enjoyed recording them for you, and we will be back in September for Season Two of The Sports Sit Down!        - Josh Allen, Joe Ash, Nathan Harding and Adam Westwood x
58:35
April 9, 2019
The Music Vox - Track 9 - A Lap of Honour for Nipsey Hussle
Welcome to The Music Vox. In this episode, we tackle the horrible news of Nipsey Hussle's passing, what he means to Calum, and the things that we hope come from his death. We also have a short interlude of our favourite Nipsey Hussle tracks from his long career, and we hope that you will all check out these tracks, as they are all so special now. As well as this, we also discuss the allegations of Cardi B drugging and stealing from men, HipHop DX's stupid March Madness bracket and more. Make sure to follow us on Twitter @TheMusicVox1, to keep up to date with all of our raw opinions as things happen. 
1:41:00
April 3, 2019
The Sports Sit Down - Episode 10 - Premier League and Championship Review, Kash Ali's Biting and More!
Welcome to Episode 10 of the The Sports Sit Down! In this week's episode, Josh, Joe and Nathan discuss the Premier League and Championship fixtures, Kash Ali's Biting and more! Follow us on @SteelSHU to keep up to date with society updates!
1:04:52
April 2, 2019
The Sports Sit Down - Episode 9 - International Break, Conor McGregor's Retirement, Team's of the Year and more!
Welcome to The Sports Sit Down! This week, Nathan, Joe and a returning Josh talk about the International Break, Conor McGregor's "Retirement", their Team's of the Year and more! Make sure to follow the Society on Twitter at @SteelSHU!
1:10:09
March 26, 2019
Rant It Out - Episode 1 - The Michael Jackson Documentary
 Welcome to Rant It Out, the show where we rant it out. Simple, but the topic isn't! This week, the team discuss The Michael Jackson documentary!
16:43
March 21, 2019
The Music Vox - Track 8 - Ben Dodd's Indie Week
Welcome to The Music Vox!  After a short and unplanned break, The Vox is back and with a bang!  This track is being hosted by indie-head Ben, who leads the discussion in our top ten indie rock bands, perfect albums, what’s new since our last track and more!  Make sure to follow us at @TheMusicVox1 on Twitter! 
1:15:26
March 20, 2019
The Sports Sit Down - Episode 8 - FA Cup, England Squad, F1 and more
Welcome to The Sports Sit Down!  This week, Josh is ill, but the show must go on!  Nathan and Joe discuss the FA Cup draw, the new England squad, F1 and more!  Make sure to follow us on @SteelSHU to keep up to date with everything we do!
1:09:18
March 20, 2019
The SHU Pathways 2019 Podcast - How to get ahead in a Creative Media Career!
Are you studying a Creative Media course and are concerned about what to do to get to the top?!  Then this is the podcast for you!   At the 2019 Pathways event at Sheffield Hallam University, we interviewed people from a vast array of industries, including Radio DJs, Photographers, Animators, PR teams and more, and found out what they suggest students do to get ahead in their industries!   Make sure to follow Steel on Twitter on @SteelSHU to keep up to date with all major Hallam events!
14:45
March 19, 2019
The Sports Sit Down - Episode 7 - The Jack Grealish Incident, Transgender Sports and more!
Welcome back to The Sports Sit Down! In this episode, Josh, Nathan and Joe discuss the Jack Grealish incident, Transgender women in Women's Sports, a Champions League recap and more! Make sure to check back every week, as the lads continue to break down the week's hottest sporting news!
1:26:59
March 12, 2019
A Conversation With - Episode 1 - Sheffield Lord Mayor, Magid Magid
This podcast features light use of strong language. Welcome to the very first "A Conversation With" podcast, where every month, we will bring in a high-profile name from society and question them about their past experiences, future goals and more! For our first episode, we have the Lord Mayor of Sheffield, Magid Magid. We talk his past as the President of the University of Hull Students' Union, his short-lived MMA career, and his plans after his reign as Lord Mayor is over in May.  Make sure to follow us on Twitter - @SteelSHU and Magid - @MagicMagid
52:29
March 12, 2019
The Sports Sit Down - Episode 6 - Promotion, Relegation Battles and Darts!
 Welcome to another episode of The Sports Sit Down! This week, Josh, Nathan and Joe discuss the Championship promotion race, Premier league relegation battle and Darts! Be sure to follow us on Twitter @SteelSHU to keep up to date with everything that we do at Steel!
1:11:45
March 5, 2019
The Sports Sit Down - Episode 5 - Ep 5: Carabao Cup Final, Chris Eubank Jr and Six Nations
 Welcome to Episode 5 of The Sports Sit Down! This week,  we cover the Carabao Cup Final and the Kepa incident, Premier League recap and some predictions. We also talk about Chris Eubank Jr beating James DeGale, and a little bit on the Championship and Wales beating England in six nations  Make sure to follow @SteelSHU to keep up to date with our shows!!!
1:14:24
February 26, 2019
The Music Vox - Track 7 - 10 Ten Rap Lists & Conspiracy Theories!
Welcome back to The Music Vox! This week, we discuss some of Music's biggest conspiracy theories, Cal and Adam make their top ten rappers of all time lists, and we discuss 69's snitching, and Jussie Smollett's bad decisions. Follow us on Twitter @TheMusicVox1 to keep up to date with the show!
1:17:06
February 25, 2019
The Sports Sit Down - Episode 4 - FA Cup, Tyson Fury's ESPN Deal and Kuchar Caddie Catastrophe
Welcome to Episode 4 of The Sports Sit Down! This week, Nathan, Joe and Josh discuss the FA Cup results, Tyson Fury's recent TV deal, and the catastrophe surrounding Kuchar and his Caddie. Make sure to follow us on @SteelSHU to keep up to date with upcoming shows!
1:07:50
February 19, 2019
The Music Vox - Track 6 - ICE vs. 21 Savage, The Grammy's and our Desert Island Discs
Welcome back to The Music Vox! Join Calum, Ben and Adam as they discuss ICE's arrest of 21 Savage, the 2019 Grammy winners, pick our 5 Desert Island Discs, and more! Make sure to check out our Twitter account @TheMusicVox1, where we will be interacting with you all, and letting you choose show topics too. Join us every week as we continue to delve more into music headlines, things on our radar and more!!
1:31:40
February 13, 2019
The Sports Sit Down - Episode 3 - Champions League Last 16 Predictions and Joe Root
Welcome to episode three of The Sports Sit Down! In this episode, Josh is joined by Nathan and Joe, where they discuss the ongoing Champions League final 16 fixtures, run down the past weekend's Premier League games, and Joe discusses Joe Root, and him recently defending LGBTQ+ rights.  Follow us on Twitter @SteelSHU to keep up to date with everything we produce!
1:19:51
February 12, 2019
The Sports Sit Down - Episode 2 - Football Special with Joe and Nathan!
Welcome to The Sports Sit Down! In our second podcast, Adam and Josh are joined by friends Nathan and Joe, and discuss the upcoming Premier League and Championship fixtures! Join us every week with a variety of guests as we discuss a variety of national, international and local sporting events.
1:17:54
February 8, 2019
The Music Vox - Track 5 - Are Drugs Driving Music's Downfall?
Welcome to The Music Vox! Join Calum, Ben and Adam as they discuss DMX's recent comments on the promotion of drugs in Hip Hop, as well how we all discover new music, Catfish and The Bottlemen's new album and more! Make sure to check out our new Twitter account @TheMusicVox1, where we will be interacting with you all, and letting you choose show topics too. Join us every week as continue to discuss more and more about Music!
1:40:49
February 8, 2019