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the 135 PLAYLIST

the 135 PLAYLIST

By The WesWes Network
From the WesWes Network Linda, Cyn and Pani bring you the 135 PLAYLIST podcast where each episode the ladies and their guests try build the ultimate playlist on the 135 Bus. They will review songs from the past covering everything in the 70s, 80s, 90s and 2000s across a wide range of genres from a Polynesian Perspective. Hear the conversation about the chosen songs background, recording artist, production, lyrics, feels and much more...
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ep.017 Hawkins
Join Pun Cyn and Linda on their new segment called "spotlight" where they share their views on the talented "Hawkins" album. They discuss his unique blend of soul, RnB and pop that gives his sound quality top-notch.  An album to add to your Spotify list for sure!
01:30:23
June 8, 2021
ep.016 SWV versuz XSCAPE
Let the women make HERstory again, on the anniversary of the first female versus today. Join Linda, Pani and Cyn as they bring you their review after watching it fresh the SWV verzuz Xscape - it's the battle of the 90s women! 
01:36:37
May 9, 2021
ep.015 DMX
The music world mourns the death of Earl Simmons aka DMX the icon from the 90s who died at 50.  The first artist to ever see his first five albums all hit number one on the Billboard charts.   Join Pani, Sean, Linda and Cyn as they discuss his struggles, celebrate his life and reminisce on his songs.  R.I.P DMX  Intro credit: (Prod. By Syndrome)
01:11:03
April 22, 2021
ep.014 PRINCE - PURPLE RAIN
Originally written as a country duet to be sung with Stevie Nicks.  Purple Rains 6 hour do over turned it into a celebrated hit spawning a movie of the same name.  Join the girls Pun, Linda and Cyn as they discuss PRINCE and his classic hit PURPLE RAIN with their mate Sean who chose the song for this week. 
59:19
March 25, 2021
ep.013 2PAC - CHANGES
In our current climate with Black lives matters and everything else that is going on around our world, 23 years later this song is still very relevant TODAY! Join Pani, Linda and Cyn as they discuss the Tupac Shakur song CHANGES released in October 13th 1998.  The girls discuss categories for this song such as favourite lyric, what was happening in the artists life during the release, favourite music sample and the music video. 
47:59
March 14, 2021
ep.12 A NEW YEARS PLAYLIST
It's New Years Eve and the 135 playlist is here to share our best New years songs for all to add to their playlist for this evening. From best New years memories to best New years garage songs and New Years song of all time! Prepare yourself for some good ole songs and good laughs.  Happy New Years!
50:18
December 30, 2020
ep.011 CHRISTMAS SPECIAL
Join Linda, Pani and Cyn in their Christmas Special episode giving you their choices for best traditional, best movie, best cover, the cringest Christmas song and their favourite Christmas song.  Merry Christmas Everyone Happy Holidays!
59:21
December 23, 2020
ep.010 FLEETWOOD MAC
Cyn and Pani and their special guest and Fleetwood Mac guru Karamea Mathes, they talk to Karamea about her all time favourite band.   Fleetwood Mac have sold more than 120 million records worldwide, making them one of the world's best-selling bands.  The girls discuss their three favourite songs.
01:09:17
December 5, 2020
ep.009 AALIYAH - BACK AND FORTH
If you enjoyed the R&B sound of the 90s you would definitely resonate with this episode.  Listen in as Linda and Cyn breakdown the debut single of the sweet but street 'Princess of R&B Aaliyah - Back & Forth. 
45:06
November 7, 2020
ep.008 THE 135 WEDDING PLAYLIST
Any momentous, happy occasion should almost have it's own soundtrack.......your WEDDING is no exception! Sit back and enjoy our wedding themed 'Sick Picks' episode breaking down 6 wedding moments that need that special song.
01:02:21
October 17, 2020
ep.007 GLORY OF LOVE - PETER CETERA
Rock n roll star, singer, song writer none other than Chicago's lead singer Peter Cetera performs in the music video "The Glory of Love" from the original motion picture soundtrack for the film The Karate kid II.  Join Linda and Cyn as they delve into the song and give their insights of this iconic song of the 80s. 
51:06
September 30, 2020
ep.006 GLADYS KNIGHT "verzuz" PATTI LABELLE
Linda and Pani breakdown the recent Instagram "Verzuz" battle between Diva Queens recording artists and Soul Legends Gladys Knight and Patti Labelle.  The live battle garnered over half a million fans watching over Instagram Live, and untold more via Apple Music.
56:22
September 15, 2020
ep.005 BRANDY "verzuz" MONICA
Linda, Cyn and special guest Pani breakdown the recent Instagram "Verzuz" battle between R&B recording artists and Legends Brandy and Monica.  The live battle garnered over 6 million views and broke previous "verzuz" records.
01:32:08
September 4, 2020
ep.004 IT MUST HAVE BEEN LOVE - ROXETTE
An iconic movie spawned an iconic love song that had at one time been a Christmas song... wait, what?  Join Cyn and Linda as they explore this episode's pick - It Must Have Been Love by Roxette.
35:42
August 28, 2020
ep.003 POP QUIZ
Linda and Cyn welcome Stace and Joey to take part in a music pop quiz in this winner takes bragging rights episode.
01:26:22
August 14, 2020
ep.002 SIX PICKS
Linda and Cyn are back for their second episode in which they bring 6 songs to the podcast table.  1. Song by actor/actress turned singer / singer turned actor/actress  2. A Goodbye song  3. Our pick for best UB40 song  4. A lucky find, hidden gem  5. A song about friendship and  6. A one hit wonder
55:25
August 5, 2020
ep.001 FIRST PREMIERE EPISODE
From the WesWes Network Linda and Cyn bring you the 135 PLAYLIST podcast where each episode the ladies and their guests review songs from the past covering everything in the 70s, 80s, 90s and 2000s across a wide range of genres from a Polynesian Perspective. On the first Premiere episode the girls talk about the 70s classic song  "You Are Everything" originally recorded Philadelphia Soul group "The Stylistics" and the many covers and samples it produced over the years.
48:50
July 23, 2020