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Launched due to a lack of Black Scottish voices in mainstream media, Suzie and Shirley share their experiences of growing up in Scotland, and discuss pop-culture, current events, and everything in-between with a bit of banter on the side! @blackscotpod on your preferred socials Hosts: @suziemwanza & @_shirleymcpherson_
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    • 5.0 • 5 Ratings

Launched due to a lack of Black Scottish voices in mainstream media, Suzie and Shirley share their experiences of growing up in Scotland, and discuss pop-culture, current events, and everything in-between with a bit of banter on the side! @blackscotpod on your preferred socials Hosts: @suziemwanza & @_shirleymcpherson_
Find us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and wherever you get your podcasts!
Get in touch at blackscotpod@gmail.com
Disclaimer: The views expressed in this podcast are those of the speaker alone, and may not necessarily reflect the views of their employer(s).

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    The Marvel Mania Episode

    The Marvel Mania Episode

    Warning: this episode contains HUGE spoilers for Multiverse of Madness and other MCU Films and shows so listen at your own risk. Shirley and Suzie also get into the new Doctor Who series and who 'Rose' could be... plus a review of Kat William's latest special...
    On the show:
    Doctor Strange: Multiverse of Madness, in cinemas nowDoctor Who, BBC iPlayerKat Williams WW3Fate (series), Netflix
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    Launched due to a lack of Black Scottish voices in mainstream media, Suzie and Shirley share their experiences of growing up in Scotland, and discuss pop-culture, current events, and everything in-between with a bit of banter on the side! @blackscotpod on your preferred socials Hosts: @suziemwanza & @_shirleymcpherson_
    Find us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and wherever you get your podcasts!
    Get in touch at blackscotpod@gmail.com

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    • 56 min
    49. Everybody's Getting Sued! Depp v Heard v Wagatha Christie

    49. Everybody's Getting Sued! Depp v Heard v Wagatha Christie

    We're back with a jam packed FULL-LENGTH episode this week and boy do we have a lot to talk about! This week we cover the Depp v Heard Trial and the now infamous throatgate text messages, the Wagatha Christie case (who's your money on?), the latest shootings in America and we also wade into the Transracial debate ....
    If you enjoyed this episode of the pod give us a cheeky wee rating!
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    Launched due to a lack of Black Scottish voices in mainstream media, Suzie and Shirley share their experiences of growing up in Scotland, and discuss pop culture, current events, and everything in-between with a bit of banter on the side! @blackscotpod on your preferred socials Hosts: @suziemwanza & @_shirleymcpherson_
    Find us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and wherever you get your podcasts!
    Get in touch at blackscotpod@gmail.com
    Disclaimer: The views expressed in this podcast are those of the speaker alone, and may not necessarily reflect the views of their employer(s).

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    • 54 min
    Is There A Doctor In The House?!

    Is There A Doctor In The House?!

    We're back with another fun episode of the A.V Club and this week we chat about the announcement that the 14th Doctor (as in DOCTOR WHO) is none other than our Black and Scottish fave... Ncuti Gatwa! We also chat about some of the shows that have kept us busy while we were on break:
    Ten Percent, Amazon UK Supernatural, Amazon Doctor Strange in the multiverse of Madness, out now in cinemasToradora, Netflix
    Let us know what you've been watching while we were away @blackscotpod on socials!
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    Launched due to a lack of Black Scottish voices in mainstream media, Suzie and Shirley share their experiences of growing up in Scotland, and discuss pop-culture, current events, and everything in-between with a bit of banter on the side! @blackscotpod on your preferred socials Hosts: @suziemwanza & @_shirleymcpherson_
    Find us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and wherever you get your podcasts!
    Get in touch at blackscotpod@gmail.com

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    • 35 min
    48. A Brief Catch-up!

    48. A Brief Catch-up!

    We're back... sort of!
    The technical issues persist, but we're back for a short catch-up episode while we sort things out. this week we talk about all the news tidbits we missed on our break- the infamous slap, Jussie Smollett's new song and we start a wee convo on the Johnny v Amber trial...
    We also want to say a huge thank you to all of you for your continued support of this podcast, The List magazine has written a wonderful feature on the two of us and the pod... AND we're on the front cover!!! We are so excited for you all to read this issue and you can find a list of stockists here on their instagram page!
    See you all soon for a feature-length episode!
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    Launched due to a lack of Black Scottish voices in mainstream media, Suzie and Shirley share their experiences of growing up in Scotland, and discuss pop-culture, current events, and everything in-between with a bit of banter on the side! @blackscotpod on your preferred socials Hosts: @suziemwanza & @_shirleymcpherson_
    Find us and leave a review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and wherever you get your podcasts!
    Get in touch at blackscotpod@gmail.com
    Disclaimer: The views expressed in this podcast are those of the speaker alone, and may not necessarily reflect the views of their employer(s).


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    • 23 min
    Musicals, Comfortability & Balmoral Chicken f.t The Cast of Dream Girls

    Musicals, Comfortability & Balmoral Chicken f.t The Cast of Dream Girls

    We're Back! and bring the AV club forward this week as we've got a very special episode featuring the wonderful stars of the West End production of DREAM GIRLS (yes, you read that right- DREAM GIRLS).
    Join Suzie as she chats with Nicole Raquel Dennis (Effie White) Natalie Kassanga (Deena Jones) and Paige Peddie (Lorrell Robinson). We chat about their individual journeys to the theatre, being a part of a predominantly Black cast and we get into it about what the best thing about Scotland is...
    Dream Girls will be running until Sat 16 Apr 2022 in Scotland at the Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre, and all Summer in the UK- don't miss out!
    Recommendations for the week:
    Orpheus Girl by Brynne Rebele-HenryGlee, NetflixAbbott Elementary, Disney PlusBel-Air, NOWTVThe Ultimatum, NetflixBridgertonMade in Chelsea, 4ODDerry Girls, 40D
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    Launched due to a lack of Black Scottish voices in mainstream media, Suzie and Shirley share their experiences of growing up in Scotland, and discuss pop-culture, current events, and everything in-between with a bit of banter on the side! @blackscotpod on your preferred socials Hosts: @suziemwanza & @_shirleymcpherson_
    Leave a review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and wherever you get your podcasts!
    Get in touch at blackscotpod@gmail.com

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    • 28 min
    Live Your Life Like Jimbo The Drag Clown

    Live Your Life Like Jimbo The Drag Clown

    Welcome to another AV club episode! This week we get on to:

    RuPaul's Drag Race: UK Vs The World, BBC iPlayerTop Boy, NetflixOne Punch Man, CrunchyrollHuman Resources, Netflix
    We also get into the most debated topic of all time- Damon Salvatore vs Steffan Salvatore....
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    Launched due to a lack of Black Scottish voices in mainstream media, Suzie and Shirley share their experiences of growing up in Scotland, and discuss pop-culture, current events, and everything in-between with a bit of banter on the side! @blackscotpod on your preferred socials Hosts: @suziemwanza & @_shirleymcpherson_
    Find us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and wherever you get your podcasts!
    Get in touch at blackscotpod@gmail.com

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    • 38 min

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