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7 November 2018updated 26 Jul 2021 5:02am

SRSLY #160: The Little Drummer Girl / Ariana at the BBC / Robyn

The pop culture podcast with Caroline Crampton and Anna Leszkiewicz.

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In this episode, Caroline and Anna discuss The Little Drummer Girl (1:36), Ariana Grande at the BBC (10:17) and the new Robyn album Honey (23:21).

Watch The Little Drummer Girl on BBC iPlayer.

See Ariana Grande at the Wicked 15th anniversary celebration.

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Our theme music is “Guatemala – Panama March” (by Heftone Banjo Orchestra), licensed under Creative Commons. 

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