The latest Takeaway Weekender Podcast is all about the music! Robin Thicke goes to court with the Marvin Gaye estate over "Blurred Lines," and we ask our listeners and WQXR's Elliot Forest for more examples of stolen songs. Shorefire recording artists Kitty, Daisy, and Lewis join us to talk about how you manage to rock and roll with your siblings. Plus, there's a preview of our upcoming live house band, Red Baraat, who joins us next week for live bumper music.
Every Friday, Sean Rameswaram, host of the podcast Sideshow, rounds up the week in internet phenomena. This week in "Thanks, Internet," Sean dishes on the online treasures you may have missed.
The FCC will voted on net neutrality this Thursday. Takeaway Host John Hockenberry and internet activist and net neutrality advocate Marvin Ammori discussed the ruling in an online Twitter chat.
The new comedy-horror mockumentary focuses on the less glamorous side of vampire life. Called "What We Do in the Shadows," Clement co-wrote, co-directed & stars in it with Oscar nominee Taika Waikiti.
The Takeaway looks at a looming shutdown on Capital Hill, a new study on the U.S. voting system, and Jemaine Clement of Flight of The Conchords fame drops by.