Culture 22 March 2018 The Back Half #19: Sting & Shaggy, Annihilation and the bumbag The NS culture podcast with Tom Gatti and Kate Mossman. Sign UpGet the New Statesman's Morning Call email. Sign-up Tom Gatti and Kate Mossman discuss the unlikely musical collaboration of Sting and Shaggy on the album 44/876 (out on 20 April), review the new Alex Garland film Annihilation (with special guest Helen Lewis), and celebrate the noniversary of the bumbag (or fanny pack, if you're American). Listen on iTunes here, on Acast here or via the player below: Get in touch with questions or noniversary suggestions on Twitter via @tom_gatti or @ns_podcasts. Further reading: Kate's interview in New York with Sting and Shaggy. Helen's review of Annihilation. Our theme music is "God Speed" by Pistol Jazz, licensed under Creative Commons. › The remarkable BBC film remembering Ireland’s unfathomably bloody Funeral Murders Subscribe For more great writing from our award-winning journalists subscribe for just £1 per month!