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Listen to The Grapevine – 14 August 202303:00:0014 August 2023


  • The Grapevine: Australia's Shrinking Book Printing Industry
Playlist for The Grapevine – 14 August 2023
  • HistoryRuth Mascelli
  • The Rock (and the Stars)Gregor
  • Clown From Two Towns OverBullant
  • CordonbleuDancer
  • I Am A Part of the Wonder feat. Moor MotherLonnie Holley
  • Bhulak Me KongBlack Mekon
  • First SightThe Prize
  • Ave en ReversaLorelle Meets the Obsolete
  • Tied Up!Genesis Owusu
  • Like it or NotBonnie Prince Billy
  • CrawfishElvis Presley
  • You've got to learnNina Simone
  • Down loveDanika
  • Better Weather (live)Danika
  • Coolshit Bullshit (live)Danika
  • Pony (live at RRR)Leah Senior
  • Higher With My LoveJAZZPARTY
  • Can You Get To ThatFunkadelic
  • feel goodwomen of soul feat. kylie auldist

About this program

Putting local issues in a global context, including weekly insights into our cities, democracy, rights, culture, energy and environment. All stitched together with a mixtape of music.

Regular guests and segments include: urban planning and history with Assoc/Prof David Nichols; Cam Walker's eco-update; Guardian Australia reporter Benita Kolovos on Victorian state politics; Jeff Sparrow on politics, society, and everything in between; freedom of information correspondent Petra Stock, and live music.

Program theme: Hugh Masekala's Grazing in the Grass

The podcast intro and outro theme is Soft Illusion and was generously provided by Andras.