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Stories have always been our strongest currency. Public Announcement is a general-interest pod from Chris Black & James Ellis.

Episode 7

Log On

Men’s fashion has seen a steep rise in popularity in recent years. This week Chris and James talk to Grailed brand director Lawrence Schlossman about the speed of trends and…

Episode 6

Some Views on “Views”

Chris has spent quite a lot of time with Drake’s music; sadly, James has not. This week they go track by track, talking production, themes, sequencing, promotion and the associated lingo…

Episode 3

Fit for the Job

No matter what you are told when you are younger, careers are not always planned. Ellis Jones had worked at VICE for a long time before she became the editor-in-chief.…

Episode 2

Band in a Bubble

In 2007 the band Cartel thought they were getting the break of their career when they signed a deal with MTV for a promising new reality show, “Band in…