This Week: The Musical
This Week: The Musical - Topical comedy tech news podcast featuring songs, sketches, silliness and special guests. Brought to you by LJ Rich and Leila Johnston.
info_outline Singing Drones, Ancient Clickbait, The CES Tech Expo in 39 seconds, Smartphone life choices 01/10/2019
Singing Drones, Ancient Clickbait, The CES Tech Expo in 39 seconds, Smartphone life choices Get 2019 sorted! Be up to speed in less than a minute with our consumer tech roundup from Las Vegas’ giant tech conference CES. And for those of us too tired to make New Years resolutions, we’ve done some for you in a jaunty song. Plus, we talk smartphone prices, first footing traditions around the world - and various ways to bring down a drone. As nothing’s too outlandish to start the New Year, the special guest is Zeus.
info_outline Christmas Special: Oversharing, Real Life Phasers, Songs and a talking Reindeer 12/20/2018
Christmas Special: Oversharing, Real Life Phasers, Songs and a talking Reindeer Welcome to This Week: The Musical, the topical show where The 2 LJs musically enhance tech news and social media stories. We've a feast of festive songs to tuck into, whether you're stuck behind a screen, shopping for high-tech gifts, or remembering departed science-fiction heroes. includes lighthearted analysis, Santa's answering machine, and against-the-clock innovation. This week’s special guest is Paul Kerensa, comedian and Christmas trivia expert.
info_outline Trailer: a funny festive parody song about late capitalism's retail crisis and online shopping binges at Christmas 12/14/2018
Trailer: a funny festive parody song about late capitalism's retail crisis and online shopping binges at Christmas At Xmas, many of us reject local shops, opting for online retail giants instead. But no crime goes unpunished and without a basket weighing us down, it's all too easy to get carried away. Welcome to our online shopping late capitalism retail crisis song.
info_outline Robot Spice Girl Apocalypse and AI Revolution 12/06/2018
Robot Spice Girl Apocalypse and AI Revolution Welcome to the first ever episode of This Week: The Musical, a new show where The 2 LJs musically enhance the week’s tech news and social media stories in song. Ever wonder how the Spice Girls would sound if Victoria Beckham was replaced by an android? Or what Pikachu *really* sounds like, when no one’s listening? Plus lighthearted analysis and against-the-clock innovation. This week’s special guest is formidable AI technologist and sculptor Gretchen Greene. The Two LJs are LJ Rich and Leila Johnston.