SRSLY #110: Bake Off / Anna of the North / Terrace House

On the pop culture podcast this week: the new non-BBC series of The Great British Bake Off, the new Anna of the North album Lovers and the Japanese reality show Terrace House.

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The Great British Bake Off

The show on All4.

Anna's article about Prue Leith.

Anna of the North

The album on Spotify.

The FADER interview.

Terrace House: Boys and Girls in the City

The show on Netflix.

Anna's piece about it.

For next time:

We are listening to the album Lighthouse by the Russian prog chamber duo iamthemorning. Listen to it on bandcamp here.

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PS If you missed #109, check it out here.

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