#608 – Not a Lovely Day

This week on The Bugcast: we discuss how it is not a Lovely Day for entertainment, and how people and companies handle the current viral situation, plus 8 pieces of amazing Creative Commons music!

Songs played

Intro: <a href="http://chrisjuergensen.com/">Chris Juergensen</a> – Bug Lips<br />
Outro: <a href="http://markmarshall.com/">Mark Marshall</a> – Man Walking


YouTube: <a href="https://youtu.be/yooy8SNBDAA">Spotlight Kid – All Is Real</a><br />
BBC News: <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-52136768">Eddie Large: Comedian dies aged 78 with coronavirus</a><br />
BBC News: <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-52155227">Lean On Me singer Bill Withers dies at 81</a> <em>(not a Lovely Day)</em><br />
BBC News: <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-52002447">Coronavirus: The best and worst celebrity isolation videos</a><br />
BBC Sport: <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/52148955">Premier League clubs to consult players on 30% wage cut</a><br />
How companies and organisations are handling the current crisis

Upcoming events

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  • Please leave us feedback on the music or any of the topics that we’ve discussed.
  • The next live show will be episode 609, which will be streamed live in the chatroom on Friday 10 April 2020 at 21:30-ish UK time (BST/GDT/UTC+1).
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Podcasts mentioned


Special thanks go to

Our <a href="https://thebugcast.org/support">supporters</a>!<br />
The artists for allowing us to play their music.<br />
Everyone who joined us in the chat room for the live broadcast of this show.<br />
<a href="https://archive.org/">Internet Archive</a> for hosting the media files<br />
<a href="https://euterpiaradio.ch/">Euterpia Radio</a> for the use of their Shoutcast server

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