Side Notes | October 9th 2020

Updated: Oct 10, 2020

Side Notes is a weekly round up of everything and anything that catches our short attention span over the past week, coming to you live and direct every Friday.

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Black History Month - Why is this still a thing?

Accomplishments by black folk minimalised, all-black casting labelled "racist" yet Friends is fine with its all always white cast, we're not taught about black history in school, because people think bringing down statues of slave traders/white supremacists is "mindless vandalism," because racial profiling happens regularly, because TRUMP! All those reasons are why Black History Month is still a thing.



MUSIC

Bad Brains - I Against I

D.C. Punk Rock Pioneers and huge influencers of hardcore; Bad Brains...never inducted to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.


TRAVEL

Plymouth Hoe




Podcast

Distraction Pieces - Killer Mike

Scroobius Pip welcomes rapper Killer Mike, one half of Run the Jewels, in an episode that despite being six years old is no less relevant this very day. Listen to the whole show here.