This Week in Metropolis - A Pop Culture Show

This Week in Metropolis - A Pop Culture Show

🎙 Weekly live show discussing the last week in pop culture. 🗣 Join the TWIM community and get involved in the discussion. 👇 Every Tuesday at 9pm GMT https://linktr.ee/thisweekinmetropolis

Episodes

July 4, 2023 37 mins

Another season over and it has been a particularly great one. In this episode James and Matt reminisce about Season 13’s awesome guests and some stories that caught their eye along the way.


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Gone but not forgotten. In this episode we are joined by QUESTION MARC!

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https://www.youtube.com/thisweekinmetropolis

https://www.facebook.com/thisweekinmetropolis

https://www.twitch.tv/thisweekinmetropolis

 

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June 20, 2023 71 mins

In this episode we are joined by STUNT PERFORMER RICK ENGLISH!

RICK ENGLISH rick has been a member of the British stunt register since 2001 and during that time has worked on some of the world’s biggest movies with the greatest directors and stunt coordinators, doubling actors such as Brad Pitt, Nicolas Cage, Gerard Butler, Colin Firth, Hugo Weaving, Ben Affleck and Robert Pattinson

His film credits include: 

Kingsman: The Secret ...

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June 13, 2023 67 mins

In this episode we are joined by long-time friend of the show HIGHLAND G!!

HIGHLAND G is a comic book connoisseur, 3D printing wizard and youtuber.

 

You can find HIGHLAND G in the following places:

https://www.youtube.com/@HighlandG/videos

https://www.goodreads.com/user/show/104367722-highland-g

https://www.instagram.com/thehighlandg

https://www.ebay.co.uk/usr/highlandg

 

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In this episode we are very excited to be joined by George Degenkamp from MIGHTY YELL!!

MIGHTY YELL are a video game studio based in Toronto and creators of the 90s inspired non-violent crime adventure game, The Big Con, and the VR title A Knight in the Attic.

 

You can find MIGHTY YELL in the following places:

https://www.mightyyell.com/

https://www.mightyyell.com/a-knight-in-the-attic/

https://www.facebook.com/mightyyell

https://...

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In this episode we are very excited to be joined by Jay and Ollie from UK FOO FIGHTERS!

Since 2007 UK Foo Fighters have established themselves and one of the worlds premium tribute bands, leader singer Jay even got to sing with the real Foo’s!!

 

You can find UK FOO FIGHTERS in the following places:

https://ukfoofighters.co.uk/

https://twitter.com/ukfoofighters

https://www.facebook.com/ukfoofighters/

https://www.instagram.com/ukfoo...

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May 23, 2023 52 mins

In this episode we are very excited to be joined by Warren Elsmore!


Warren Elsmore is a freelance artist and author, who creates unique, one-off, LEGO models for individuals and corporate companies. Based in Edinburgh in the UK he works worldwide for organisations including IBM, LEGO, Historic Scotland, DFDS, WPP, Visit Denmark and many more.

 

You can find Warren in the following places:

www.twitter.com/warrenelsmore

https://...

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May 16, 2023 59 mins

In this episode we will be in joined by another one of James’ Barbers!


Who just happens to be a really cool guy and loves all the stuff we do so we can’t wait to chat with him 😊

 

You can find Simon in the following places:

https://www.instagram.com/sichang_

 

You can participate in our show live or alternatively catch up with any episodes you may have missed at the following locations:

https://www.youtube.com/thisweekinmetr...

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May 9, 2023 44 mins

In this episode we have the pleasure of meeting the mysterious queen of street art JIMZINA!

 

You can find JIMZINA in the following places:

https://www.instagram.com/therealjimzina/

https://jimzina.bigcartel.com/

https://thestreetartdirectory.wordpress.com/artists/j/jimzina/

 

You can participate in our show live or alternatively catch up with any episodes you may have missed at the following locations:

https://www.youtube.com/this...

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May 2, 2023 47 mins

Should we be scared? Surely not we have made it this far!

Join us on the the first episode of season 13 where we will be talking about everything we did in our break and also the awesome things you have to look forward to in the forthcoming episodes.


You can participate in our show live or alternatively catch up with any episodes you may have missed at the following locations:

https://www.youtube.com/thisweekinmetropolis

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In this week’s show we joined by Baz, Dan and Graeme from The Meanwood Brewery and will be trying their beers live on the show!

As always, we will be sharing our picks of the latest news that caught our eye in the last week.

You can find The Meanwood Brewery here:

https://www.terminustap.co.uk/our-story

https://www.youtube.com/@themeanwoodbrewery7002

https://www.instagram.com/meanwoodbrewery/

https://breww.com/trade/store/the-meanw...

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March 7, 2023 55 mins

In this weeks episode we will be turning the spotlight onto ourselves an discussing our 5 favourite things that make up who we are and the stories behind them.

You can participate in our show live or alternatively catch up with any episodes you may have missed at the following locations:

https://www.youtube.com/thisweekinmetropolis

https://www.facebook.com/thisweekinmetropolis

https://www.twitch.tv/thisweekinmetropolis

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February 28, 2023 74 mins

In a change to the advertised show we will be joined by Question Marc.

As always, we will be sharing our picks of the latest news that caught our eye in the last week.


You can participate in our show live or alternatively catch up with any episodes you may have missed at the following locations:

https://www.youtube.com/thisweekinmetropolis

https://www.facebook.com/thisweekinmetropolis

https://www.twitch.tv/thisweekinmetropolis

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February 14, 2023 80 mins

In this week’s show we joined by Leigh from Lights Camera Rant! A podcast from down under about the latest in Movies, TV shows and Video Games

As always, we will be sharing our picks of the latest news that caught our eye in the last week.

You can find Lights Camera Rant here:

https://linktr.ee/lights.camera.rant

https://www.instagram.com/LIGHTS.CAMERA.RANT/

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxwohgq7ATVEOEQ3sjj384Q?app=desktop&s...

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February 7, 2023 65 mins

In this week’s show we joined by Adam and Richie from Mr Pints! We will be talking about what it is like to be a Beerfluencer and what makes the perfect pint

As always, we will be sharing our picks of the latest news that caught our eye in the last week.

You can find Mr Pints here:

www.instagram.com/mrpints-

You can participate in our show live or alternatively catch up with any episodes you may have missed at the following locatio...

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January 31, 2023 70 mins

In this week’s show we are discussing AI and whether it is our friend or foe!

As always, we will be sharing our picks of the latest news that caught our eye in the last week.

The AI tools used to create the content used in this episode are as follows:

TEXT GENERATION

https://chat.openai.com/

TALKING AVATAR:

https://www.d-id.com/

MUSIC

https://boomy.com/

ART

https://labs.openai.com/

https://midjourney.com/home

BASIC SPEECH TO TEXT:

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January 24, 2023 76 mins

In this week’s show we are joined by Book and Comic obsessive Connie!

As always, we will be sharing our picks of the latest news that caught our eye in the last week.

You can find Connie at the following places:

https://www.instagram.com/sunstormsandthunderclouds/

You can participate in our show live or alternatively catch up with any episodes you may have missed at the following locations:

https://www.youtube.com/thisweekinmetropo...

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January 17, 2023 71 mins

In this week’s show we are joined by self published Comics creator and Freelance Illustrator, Kev aka KWIZ. During the show we will be having our own draw along with Kev, who knows what the results will be!

As always, we will be sharing our picks of the latest news that caught our eye in the last week.

You can find Kev at the following places:

https://www.kwizillustrator.com/

https://twitter.com/kwiz1988

https://www.instagram.com/k...

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January 10, 2023 70 mins

In this week’s show we are honoured to be joined by Lauren and Mollie from the Nowt Worse podcast, we will find out what inspired them to start recording their daily gripes and share some of our own.

As always, we will be sharing our picks of the latest news that caught our eye in the last week.

You can find Nowt Worse at the following places:

https://www.facebook.com/nowtworsepodcast/

https://www.instagram.com/nowtworsepodcast

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Not only is it the start of a new year, 2023 brings the beginning of This Week In Metropolis season 12!

James and Matt kick of the season with a recap of all the things we have missed in the last month, as well as our picks of favourite things from last year and what we are looking forward to in 2023.

Also, a brand-new feature of the show Video Voicemail makes its debut!

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