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29 June 2018updated 12 Jul 2018 2:00pm

The Back Half #26: Michael Jackson, Quincy Jones at 85 and Men in Black

The culture podcast with Tom Gatti and Kate Mossman.

By New Statesman

On this episode of The Back Half, Tom Gatti and Kate Mossman discuss the new Michael Jackson exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, Quincy Jones’s 85th birthday part at the O2 Arena, and Men in Black — the Will Smith film released 21 long years ago.

Listen on iTunes here, on Acast here or via the player below:

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