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Our chats are created to connect n uplift peoples optimism and Spirit, especially through this time and to Spark the Soul of a Generation!

Our range of guests are a mix of more well-known and general public from all walks of Life across the Globe to offer insight into their Lives n journey as for us here its less about status n more about their stories💗

Loose Lips Ben Randm

    • Personal Journals

Our chats are created to connect n uplift peoples optimism and Spirit, especially through this time and to Spark the Soul of a Generation!

Our range of guests are a mix of more well-known and general public from all walks of Life across the Globe to offer insight into their Lives n journey as for us here its less about status n more about their stories💗

    Sam Airey - Series 1: Feature 10 Episode 2

    Sam Airey - Series 1: Feature 10 Episode 2

    Our guest is Sam Airey: @samairey


    Singer/Songwriter Sam Airey has built a loyal following in many countries over the years and can also be found DJin regularly at @oportobarleeds


    In this chat we cover:


    + How his cats responding to him been home so much


    + His creative process and not putting pressure on setting a time aside not to force it


    + Embracing imperfections which can make a project feel more alive and authentic emotion and how to tap into that


    + Being drawn to songwriting and raised in a hugely musical household


    + The reasons why Leeds appealed and drew him in


    + Which other countries his music is proving popular in


    + How he gets booked for festivals and gigs and to make the most out of the momentum of releases


    + Running his own Record Label


    + Varying and mixing up the settings to make memorable gig experiences


    + How to find a balance in representing your sound and evolving it without alienating your fanbase


    + His DJin style and if the music though different genres inspire and influence his music


    + If he is going to be doing any Live Stream performances through his socials


    Be sure to tune in and tap into the good vibes that are gonna be oozing throughout each chat


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    • 54 min
    Cam Hurley - Series 1: Feature 9, Episode 3

    Cam Hurley - Series 1: Feature 9, Episode 3

    Our guest is Cam Hurley: @camma_chameleon


    We then head back Stateside to link up with Cam - ex-Leeds resident and all round Emperor who is now relocated n settled in Boston forming his latest band @_rudeofficial


    In this chat we cover:


    + Cycling and its benefits for getting around Boston


    + Adjusting to American life and its harsh winters


    + Doing city tours as a Pedicab rider


    + Tackling triggers facing his inner-shadows addressing his lifestyle and well-being


    + Seeking out and looking to locate his Dad out there


    + The history of Boston and its huge significance on American culture and monumental moments in their yesteryear


    + The impact of venues closing and housing areas being priced up


    + Other regions of The States he’s been too


    + How to view this current situation and what positive can come out of it


    + His lust to travel around America on the road


    + Working various Festivals


    + His own personal journey into his solo project


    + His new band project with Rude (@_rudeofficial) and their approach to the creative process


    + Universal synchronicities and him delving into more Spirituality and its positive effects n impact on him


    + His dream to spend some time in India


    + A strong lust for Life and wanderlust


    + If he sees himself returning to settle in England


    + The biggest difference between Americans and the English


    Be sure to tune in and tap into the good vibes that are gonna be oozing throughout each chat


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    Live the Life You Love


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    • 50 min
    Paul ‘Prince’ Gillian - Series 1: Feature 8, Episode 5

    Paul ‘Prince’ Gillian - Series 1: Feature 8, Episode 5

    Our guest is Paul ‘Prince’ Gillian: @paulgillian


    A true Legend of the Leeds bar scene Prince will be filling us all in on how life in Australia is treating him as well as discussing the wonder years of Call Lane


    In this chat we cover:


    + How he came to move to Oz n adapting to the Aussie lifestyle


    + How the current situation is over there and looking to take the positives for when lockdown is lifted


    + How he became to be in Leeds and then get himself involved in the bar scene


    + Working his way up from glass collector to General Manager at Neon Cactus


    + Reminiscing of life on Call Lane in its hay’zy days


    + A daft tale of when he worked at Topshop and ‘borrowed’ some shoes


    + Him and his better half Alison planning travelling driving around Oz and them kitting their 4x4 to be a mobile home


    + Looking to volunteer at sites where bushfires badly damaged


    + The impact of the bushfires and the swiftness of the worldwide response in aid relief


    + Wanting to venture into the remote Northern Territory and immerse themselves in Aboriginal culture


    + The living van-home culture


    + The next steps to Permanent Residency


    + Biggest thing he misses about Leeds


    Be sure to tune in and tap into the good vibes that are gonna be oozing throughout each chat


    Add @benrandm on Instagram to be able to join in for future live Loose Lips chats and @Pop.Cult.Chic to be in the know for the latest exclusive drops of essential content


    Live the Life You Love


    Love the Life You Live💗


    #benrandm🙌🏾

    • 54 min
    Toyan ‘Chino’ Greaves - Series 1: Feature 10, Episode 1

    Toyan ‘Chino’ Greaves - Series 1: Feature 10, Episode 1

    Our guest is Toyan ‘Chino’ Greaves: @chinovv


    Our first chat of the day we head Qatar to chat with DJ, Promoter & Brand Creative Toyan to find out more about the nightlife scene of the country set to host the World Cup in 2022


    In this chat we cover:


    + How Qatar have gone about their lockdown


    + The Law of Attraction


    + His reasons for leaving England and what he was looking for his fresh start out


    + Looking to leave the music behind but how it still found him out there


    + Playing for PSG at their football stadium tour and the opportunity to play in a more diverse crowd


    + His style of music he plays


    + People been given the chance to re-invent themselves when they move out to Qatar


    + How his involvement with the boat parties began


    + How welcoming the country is and how it compares too Dubai


    + The wide range of nationalities within the Ex-Pat communities


    + The contrasts of Life between Qatar and England and how it changes your outlook on Life


    + The music scene out there and nurturing the House scene to grow


    + Wise words his Dad shared with him


    + The levels of the clubs out there


    + His time at Uni in Manchester and the talent that he was surrounded and involved with


    + Being around Manchester as the entire city was poppin’


    + His time working for Enterprise and then getting head-hunted by Mercedes Benz


    + How he keeps all his projects bubblin along and finding a balance across them all


    + The Love he has for where he works at @EvoSportsQatar and how to share a sports stars personality when converting them into a brand


    + Putting yourself out-there and pushing through the uncomfortableness and remaining authentic so your tribe follow you


    + If he is set for when the World Cup ‘22 arrives and how so


    + The extra levels Qatar are set to reach when hosting the World Cup ‘22


    Be sure to tune in and tap into the good vibes that are gonna be oozing throughout each chat


    Add @benrandm on Instagram to be able to join in for future live Loose Lips chats and @Pop.Cult.Chic to be in the know for the latest exclusive drops of essential content


    Live the Life You Love


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    #benrandm🙌🏾

    • 59 min
    Stephanie Hirst - Series 1: Feature 9, Episode 5

    Stephanie Hirst - Series 1: Feature 9, Episode 5

    Our guest is Stephanie Hirst: @stephanie.hirst


    Our final chat of the day sees me chattin to Yorkshire royalty and an all round Legend who has been responsible for putting smiles on faces across the county for many years and more recently has branched out more as a Public Speaker about issues dear to her Heart and also onto TV featuring on shows such as ‘Lorraine’ and ‘Jeremy Vine on 5’


    In this chat we cover:


    + Cats


    + Her wanting to run her own radio station


    + Her appreciation of TV but her Love and passion for radio


    + The joy of radio being the theatre of the mind


    + Reminiscing of the glory days of Galaxy and Hirsty’s Daily Dose


    + Today’s competition radio has to face and music been disposable in its consumption


    + Her relationship with JoJo n Danny and working out what made them all tick to get the best out of each other


    + The interesting history of how radio pre-planned playlists became the norm


    + The science behind why you tend to hear the same songs at certain times of the day


    + Coming up with content and the Breakfast Show being one of the biggest feature eaters


    + Turning down Reality TV opportunities


    + How ‘The Old Woman’ feature originally came about, why it had to be taken off air and how it was brought back to great acclaim and success


    + How she is occupying herself during lockdown creatively with livestreams


    + The booze supply in her fridge


    + How they all record their vocals in isolation to be able to feature all three’s conversation on their podcast ‘Well This is Weird’


    + Whats in the future of radio and on the horizon


    + Predicting the end of FM frequency


    + The overnight radio show initiation at Radio Aire


    + The role of a radio presenter and if they are still vitally important in the future of radio


    + Applauding Chris Moyles and how he’s evolved


    + The art of storytelling as a radio presenter and if its a dying artform


    + The one of her favourite pub stories


    + The difference between fast-tracked presenting and story-based


    + How to bring student radio DJs through rather than going for personalities with no experience just for the sake of gaining their following rather than ability


    + Homogenisation of radio and culling local voices which limits the amount of shows that detracts from opportunities from unearthing new presenter talent


    Be sure to tune in and tap into the good vibes that are gonna be oozing throughout each chat


    Add @benrandm on Instagram to be able to join in for future live Loose Lips chats and @Pop.Cult.Chic to be in the know for the latest exclusive drops of essential content


    Live the Life You Love


    Love the Life You Live💗


    #benrandm🙌🏾

    • 59 min
    Chris Jack - Series 1: Feature 9, Episode 2

    Chris Jack - Series 1: Feature 9, Episode 2

    Our guest is Chris Jack: @chr1sjack


    We then jump to South Africa to catch up with Chris who is an avid sneaker collector of the rarest and hardest finds which he documents on his review show @sneakerstories.tv


    In this chat we cover:


    + His previous position as a DJ and current status with that


    + Potentially merging his two Loves of music and trainers


    + Excitement at fresh Pioneer equipment design concepts by Virgil Abloh


    + Yeezy revolutionising the Adidas world


    + Kanye bringing through creative visionaries and how they’ve all gone on to be successful within the fashion world


    + The importance of learning about the history of specific kicks and its story if you are to be a serious collector


    + What he looks for in a trainer and what he looks for when capturing a story


    + The role of bringing in fellow content contributors


    + Sharing his knowledge as a trainer consultant and also the concept being born out of wanting to bestow SA with localised information of the world of sneakers


    + His growth and popularity growing in Europe and the US


    + Managing the difficulty of sharing enough information to help people without giving away his essential secrets and contacts


    + How to combat and protect yourself from fake sellers


    + The community amongst sneaker-heads


    + The situation of women’s trainers releases in SA


    + His favourite fashion designer & trainer collaborations


    + Funny story about acquiring a rare sneaker from South Korea


    + The time he met Pharrell Williams


    + If he wears his trainers and how he rotates them to avoid them wearing out


    + His favourite trainer model


    + Sharing his Birthday with Air Max Day


    + The issue with brands re-commissioning trainers and its adverse affect of the value of its collectability


    Be sure to tune in and tap into the good vibes that are gonna be oozing throughout each chat


    Add @benrandm on Instagram to be able to join in for future live Loose Lips chats and @Pop.Cult.Chic to be in the know for the latest exclusive drops of essential content


    Live the Life You Love


    Love the Life You Live💗


    #benrandm🙌🏾

    • 56 min

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