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Feed Fight Episode 4: New New Media w. Positive News & 99 Percent Lifestyle

Feed Fight Episode 4: New New Media w. Positive News & 99 Percent Lifestyle

July 16, 2019
Feed Fight Episode 4: New New Media w. Positive News & 99 Percent Lifestyle
 
In this episode, Yolk's Daisy and Jenna speak to Seán Dagan Wood, Publisher of Positive News and Conor Rees, Editor and Founder of 99 Percent Lifestyle Magazine. 

This is a must listen for anyone who creates content, from freelance journalists to content marketers and everyone who craves a refreshing approach. Seán and Conor are leading from the front when it comes to commissioning & writing brilliant content that intrigues and informs. A refreshing take on how we can take back the media narrative and make it a more constructive and creative place for all. 

Notes from our content from this week:

Daisy:

Listening: Still Feel by Half Alive

Reading: The Mars Room 

Seán:

Reading: The latest issue of Positive News

Watching: The Green Book

Conor:

Reading: Dense Discovery (Newsletter), It's Nice That (Newsletter) and Chicken Shed Chronicles (Do Lectures Newsletter) and 99 Percent Lifestyle (Newsletter)

Jenna:

Reading: The Lonely City by Olivia Laing 

 
 
 
Feed Fight Episode 3: Conveying Craft Online

Feed Fight Episode 3: Conveying Craft Online

June 20, 2019
In this episode, we speak to Rachael Adams Co-Founder of Manchester-based Object Style, and Oonagh Simms, Creator of The Marshmallowist - The UK's first gourmet marshmallow brand.

We talk about taking on the algorithm, pressing pause on the grid, performative rest and cultivating a brand IRL and online. 

Notes from our content from this week:

Daisy:

Watching: Better Things 

Listening: Forest 404

Jenna:

Watching: Chernobyl 
Reading: Prisoners of Geography by Tim Marshall 
Boycotting: Love Island 
 
Rachel:
Watching: The Virtues
Reading: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas 
Listening: Table Manners and Happy Place podcasts 
 
Oonagh:
Reading and listening: Oh My God, What a Complete Aisling by Emer McLysaght
Listening: The Food Chain on BBC World Service 
 
 
Recording Location: Whitworth Locke, Manchester 
Feed Fight Episode 2: Zabby Allen and Dave Buonaguidi

Feed Fight Episode 2: Zabby Allen and Dave Buonaguidi

May 30, 2019

In this episode we speak to Zabby Allen, Founder of the Procrastination Paper and Editor of the Happy Newspaper, and Dave Buonaguidi, Ad maverick (Founder of 4Creative, St. Luke's and Karmarama), author and artist. 

We talk about the current creativity void, non-office working and a shared love of Dalston Print Club. 

Notes from our content from this week:

Daisy: 

Watching: Turn up Charlie

Listening: Flying Stars of NY

Reading: We Need to Talk About Kevin

Zabby:

Watching: Naked and Afraid + Mums Make Porn 

Reading: keep Going by Austin Kleon 

 

 

Feed Fight Episode 1: La Gent and Luxtra

Feed Fight Episode 1: La Gent and Luxtra

May 30, 2019

In this episode we speak to Sharif Labo at @lagentlondon and Jessica Kruger @luxtralondon about the ethics of marketing, to influence or not to influence and outdoor rock climbing. 

Notes from our content from the week:

 

Daisy: 

Watching: Umbrella Academy - Netflix

Listening: Dear Joan and Jericha podcast

Reading: My Shitty Twenties by Emily Morris 

 

Jessica:

Reading: Do Open - David Hieatt 

Listening: 99% Invisible podcast

 

Sharif:

Watching: Race Across The World - BBC