39 min

Episode 35: Roadmap Update; Peter Lorimer RIP But "Dirty Leeds" Tag Never Dies; Brutal North; Bono's Statue Status; Census Boredom and Saying Yes to Yes Two Big Egos in a Small Car

    • Performing Arts

As the roadmap to recovery pushes on, Graham and Charles share their thoughts on what might or might not happen for the arts. Charles celebrates another Leeds' footballing great, Peter Lorimer, who died recently and asks why that team has never been able to escape the moniker 'Dirty Leeds'. Graham talks about a new book on British modernist architecture, Brutal North and Charles raises the spectre of statues with the recent threat of one of Bono in Dublin: what are they for and who should have them? Charles proposes an update for the Census, with an opportunity to cover some aspect of culture and Graham celebrates some lyrical ambition highlighting lyrics by prog rock legends Yes' Tales from Topographic Oceans.

As the roadmap to recovery pushes on, Graham and Charles share their thoughts on what might or might not happen for the arts. Charles celebrates another Leeds' footballing great, Peter Lorimer, who died recently and asks why that team has never been able to escape the moniker 'Dirty Leeds'. Graham talks about a new book on British modernist architecture, Brutal North and Charles raises the spectre of statues with the recent threat of one of Bono in Dublin: what are they for and who should have them? Charles proposes an update for the Census, with an opportunity to cover some aspect of culture and Graham celebrates some lyrical ambition highlighting lyrics by prog rock legends Yes' Tales from Topographic Oceans.

39 min