Listen to Music Writer Ben Madden on Bluesfest's PR misadventures22:342 March 2023

Melbourne music writer & Journalist, Ben Madden joins Jess Lilley.  They unpack his piece for Junkee on Bluesfest's rocky PR misadventures since announcing,and then eventually removing, sydney-based rock band Sticky Fingers from their line-up.

Jess also digs into the latest reporting around the Robodebt Royal Commission.

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We live in a media saturated world. The news cycle travels at lightning speed and is impossible to ignore. Spin Cycle aims to make sense of the 24/7 updates and hot takes we are bombarded with from media outlets, politicians and pundits all trying to own the narrative.