Kaiser Chiefs' frontman Ricky Wilson has taken up a new role, as broadcasting legend Tony Blackburn's apprentice, in Ricky & Tony's Pop Detective agency.
Our intrepid investigating duo will be debunking pop myths and solving musical mysteries from their office just above a takeaway on the Holloway Road.
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Case 016: The Worst of Pop Detectives 2
Ricky and Tony take their Pop Detectivism very seriously, however during those long days and nights at the office, conversation can drift…a lot! Here’s what you didn’t hear in the other episodes.
Case 015: David Bowie and the Yeeziest Case Yet
David Bowie was many great things, but was he also a soothsayer with the ability to predict the future? From his predictions of the internet and social media to foretelling the rise of Kanye West, Ricky & Tony are in search of the truth!
Case 014: Pills, Thrills & Laminates (Shaun Ryder Special)
In 1990, the Happy Mondays headlined Glastonbury Festival and decided to bring their own laminator with them to knock up their own AAA passes. Shaun Ryder and their former manager share what really happened with Ricky & Tony.
Case 013: Do You Believe in…Cher’s Wig Room?
If you’re Cher, you can demand pretty much what you like, but does she really request a room for her wigs wherever she goes? The Pop Detectives are on the case!
Case 012: The Party King Of Queen
Was Freddie Mercury’s famous 41st birthday party the best party ever? It’s the latest case to land on the desks of the Pop Detectives!
Case 011: Fools Gold
Ricky & Tony have received a tip-off that all might not be what it seems with gold and platinum record awards. Have they uncovered the new great rock n roll swindle?
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