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Discover a world of vintage and modern toys that’s more than meets the eye with this regular podcast! Hosted by toy writers/photographers Toybox Soapbox, Sixo and TFsquareone, this informal and chilled out series of discussions cover everything from vintage Transformers to M.A.S.K., Diaclone, Microman and more, be it nostalgic or current. Whether you are a seasoned collector or a casual robot enthusiast, all are welcome! SUPPORT US in exchange for exclusive perks at http://www.patreon.com/tr ...
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Visual art, theatre, film and literature. Segments include: - 'Art Attack' - fortnightly visual arts reviews with Ace Wagstaff and Tai Snaith. - 'Shoot the Messenger' - fortnightly theatre news & reviews with Fleur Kilpatrick. - 'Drawn Out' - monthly chat about comic books and graphic novels with Bernard Caleo. Please email talks@rrr.org.au for all interview requests. About the Presenter Richard Watts has many years experience working in the arts industry, including five years as the Artisti ...
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Join Caylin and Vinny Vasquez of the “CayVin Universe” podcast as they rate and review Pro Wrestling PPVs & Special Events as well as discussing “outside the ring” news and gimmick wrestling topics! JobberCircle@Gmail.com Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/jobbercircle/support
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Will "Big Daddy" Gavin, Jon "Giant Haystacks" Jackson and Alex "Spike Dudley" McCarthy grapple with the big stories & top interviews from WWE, UK Indy's and our favourite international promotions. Hear the show on talkSPORT or subscribe to the podcast! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
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TFNation has come and gone again for another year! The cornerstone of the UK's Transformers social calendar is always a fun and exciting time, and the team are here to relive all the highlights from 2023's event... including the toys we met along the way! #Transformers #TFNation #toycollecting Support the show If you enjoy our podcast then find mor…
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Co-producers Tim Sneddon and Jeff Achtem explain how accessibility and the need for low-cost family festivals drove them to create the new Merribek Family Festival, walking listeners through their exciting program; Nina Sanadze, founder of Collective Polyphony Festival, and artist Camille Perry from Collective Agitation explore the importance of gi…
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It is time to pop a couple of cold ones and enjoy as our two brothers, Alan (@alanross84TBK) and Thom (@Mr_MMAction) creak open the archives of the TBK Vault and present you with a #WrestlingCompanion watch-along of Shawn Michaels defending the WWF Championship against Mankind from WWF In Your House 10: Mind Games. Also featured are promos for Powe…
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Composer and cellist Zoë Barry on how her unlikely experience of being struck by lightning on three separate occasions inspired her new artistic work in ‘The Nervous Atmosphere’ at Arts House; Simon Abrahams, Creative Director and CEO of Melbourne Fringe walks listeners through the exciting new program for the 41st Melbourne Fringe Festival; Co-Art…
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How do Transformers fans respond to mysterious new toy reveals that are yet to be confirmed? The recent Missing Link Optimus Prime (Convoy) announcement from Takara Tomy could be the most significant collector-aimed TF product in the last two decades, but before it was all official, we had a chat about our reactions to blurry unconfirmed toy reveal…
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It's Radiothon time here at Triple R - the time of the year we ask our listeners to help support SmartArts and all the other programs on RRR by financially supporting the station by taking out a subscription. Listen to a very special edition of SmartArts as Richard is joined by regular guests and mainstays of Melbourne's Arts & Culture community to…
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It is time to pop a couple of cold ones and enjoy as our two brothers, Alan (@alanross84TBK) and Thom (@Mr_MMAction) provide their TBK Live Stream II as they provide their predictions for AEW All In 2023 and talk Ahsoka, Fortnite and the passing of Terry Funk and Bray Wyatt. Also featured are promos for The Mark Order Podcast (@MarkOrderPod), Smack…
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Contemporary theatre performers Dominic Weintraub and Hugo Williams of Pony Cam exhibit the process of knowledge sharing across generations, breaking theatre convention by collaborating with mass community-led ensemble cast of locals aged 55+ in ‘All This Could Be Yours’; Artistic Director Danielle Micich on her new production ‘idk’ borrowing from …
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Director Nick Kozakis talks how his childhood horror movie obsession and the resurgence of the horror film genre in Australia influenced his new independent horror, ‘Godless: The Eastfield Exorcism’; CEO and creative director of Geelong Arts Centre, Joel McGuiness on Geelong’s blossoming art scene, outlining the star-studded lineup for the new Geel…
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It is time to pop a couple of cold ones and enjoy as our two brothers, Alan (@alanross84TBK) and Thom (@Mr_MMAction) creak open the archives of the TBK Vault and present you with a #WrestlingCompanion watch-along of WALTER defending the WWE United Kingdom Championship against IIja Dragunov from WWE NXT TakeOver: 36. Also featured are promos for Pow…
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Richard is away this week, guest host Daniel Santangeli fills in! Playwright Fleur Murphy explores ordinary acts of bravery and the ethical concerns of witnessing domestic violence in her award-winning play ‘The Fence,’ set in Melbourne suburbia; Visual artist and performer Will Huxley captivates audiences with his dynamic photographic works in ‘Di…
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It is time to pop a couple of cold ones and enjoy as our two brothers, Alan (@alanross84TBK) and Thom (@Mr_MMAction) provide their TBK SummerSlam Special as they sit back and watch Brock Lesnar vs. CM Punk in a No Disqualification Match from WWE SummerSlam 2013. Also featured are promos for Powerslam Wrestling Network (@PowerslamTV), Shining Wizard…
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First Nations artist Gail Mabo talks shouldering the legacy of her father, activist Eddie Mabo, and her new exhibition ‘Current’ at McClelland Gallery with fellow First Nations artists Lisa Wuap and Dominic White, transporting audiences to her home in Murray Island; National Institute for Circus Arts students Sophia Laidlaw and Naruha Ohta explain …
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We're back for another stop on the tour through each year of the classic Transformers toy line! 1987 was rather appropriately a year of significant change for the robots in disguise, with 'blockier' toys and new gimmicks such as Headmasters and Targetmasters. Some may even say it's one of the best years ever... perhaps even on this podcast! Support…
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Tiffany Lyndall-Knight, Vice President of Actor’s Equity for the MEAA breaks down the US writers and actors strike, uncovering how streaming and AI technologies have threatened livelihoods in film and the potential impacts of this on Australian art; Leading actors Jacob Warner and Rose Riley on how their ages and close friendship have informed a de…
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It is time to pop a couple of cold ones and enjoy as our two brothers, Alan (@alanross84TBK) and Thom (@Mr_MMAction) creak open the archives of the TBK Vault and present you with a #WrestlingCompanion watch-along of the infamous TLC III Match from WWE SmackDown, May 24th 2001. Also featured are promos for Powerslam Wrestling Network (@PowerslamTV),…
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Artistic Director Louise Bezinna gives an extensive overview of this year’s Brisbane Festival program; Priya Namana, CEO of the Centre of Projection Art on the upcoming innovative projection-art displays at the 2023 Gertrude Street Projection Festival; Acclaimed organist, Joseph Nolan, on the free Melbourne Town Hall Grand Organ Event, paying homag…
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The robots in disguise are back on the big screen, and there's plenty to say about it all! Prepare for a spoiler-filled deep dive into everything we enjoyed about the latest film and a fair bit of critiquing besides as we get into it with Transformers Rise of the Beasts. Let them come! #Transformers #RiseoftheBeasts #BeastWars Support the show If y…
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Richard Hull, CEO of Flying Fruit Fly Circus explains the devastating impacts Swinburne University’s decision to freeze the National Institute for Circus Arts' student intake in 2024, may have on circus in Australia; Artist Ben McKeown on ‘Dig Deeper’, a portrait of four different Indigenous and First Nations artists, premiering at the Melbourne Do…
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Co-artistic director Sarah Kreigler talks everything puppets, delving into the Melbourne Festival of Puppetry and its 2023 puppet treasure hunt; Executive Director of the National Association for the Visual Arts, Penelope Benton, on the ABC’s cutting-edge online editorial and the future of arts reporting; Senior Curator Lisa Sullivan on the ‘Atmosp…
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In a very special episode, Triple Takeover sits down with Hasbro to talk all things Transformers! We are delighted to welcome Hasbro's Ben "Bmac" MacCrae (Associate Brand Manager of Global Brand Development & Marketing) and Mark Maher (Transformers Generations Lead Product Designer) onto the show for an extensive chat about our favourite brand of t…
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It is time to pop a couple of cold ones and enjoy as our two brothers, Alan (@alanross84TBK) and Thom (@Mr_MMAction) provide their debut Live Stream as they talk WWE Money in the Bank 2023, AEW/NJPW Forbidden Door 2023, Fortnite, The Flash and more. Also featured are promos for The Apron Bump Podcast (@ApronBump), Main Event Marks Podcast (@MainEve…
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Richard is away this week, guest host Oliver Coleman fills in! Co-writer and performer Louise Siversen explores cancel culture in theatrical performance, ‘Underneath Ms Archer’, depicting a 21st woman’s encounter with a medieval man from the past; Co-Curator Annika Aitken on ‘Nightshifts’, a University of Melbourne exhibition that draws on the meta…
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Co-artistic director Lara Thoms on artist-run, experimental performance arts group, Aphids and their RISING Festival performance ‘Oh Deer!’, delving into the grief of losing a parent; Director Emma Valente on dramedy performance ‘Shhhh’, exploring consent and sisterhood; Curator Sebastian Henry-Jones celebrates the 30 year history of West Space gal…
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There are no doubt moments where every toy collector is asked by their friends or family that eternal question: why? Why collect toys to begin with? And why is it Transformers that appeals so much, both now and back when you were little? Today we're getting a bit philosophical and attempting to answer all that and more. Support the show If you enjo…
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Internationally renowned choreographer Edgar Zendejas on his collaboration with NICA graduates to create circus performance, ‘Oneiric’; Artist Yvette Coppersmith on her exhibition ‘Carnelian’, a response to the Jewish Museum of Australia’s exploration of Jewish artist, Chagall; An exciting overview of the Darwin Festival 2023 program, by program de…
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It is time to pop a couple of cold ones and enjoy as our two brothers, Alan (@alanross84TBK) and Thom (@Mr_MMAction) provide their 99th #WrestlingCompanion as they sit back and watch Cody Rhodes vs. Seth Rollins in a Hell in a Cell Match from WWE Hell in a Cell 2022. They also talk WWE Night of Champions 2023, the Undisputed WWE Universal Champions…
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Vinny and Caylin Review the weekend of WWE Night of Champions and AEW Double or Nothing 2023! (00:00) - WWE Vs. AEW (01:40) - match of the weekend (02:37) - King & Queen of the ring? (05:15) - World heavyweight championship (09:20) - Undisputed WWE universal championship (12:35) - Trish Stratus Vs. Becky lynch (13:20) - Gunther Vs. Mustafa Ali (15:…
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CEO Lucy Manne on 350 Australia’s campaign to help the arts community rule out coal and oil industry partnerships; Janet McLeod reminisces about her comedy room, ‘Local Laughs’ in the wake of its 20th anniversary; co-artistic director Eugene Ughetti and composer Erkki Velthei on their audio art event, ‘Sonic Eclipse’ as part of RISING Festival, fea…
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It is time to pop a couple of cold ones and enjoy as our two brothers, Alan (@alanross84TBK) and Thom (@Mr_MMAction) provide their 98th #WrestlingCompanion as they sit back and watch Heidenreich vs. Alabama Doink in a Casket Match. Also featured are promos for Powerslam Wrestling Network (@PowerslamTV), Shining Wizards Wrestling Podcast (@wizardspo…
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We frequently hear from our listeners how we've 'enabled' them on various toy purchases as a result of what we've discussed on the show. Well, to prove we're no different, the team are looking at some specific examples of self-enablement, all of which are non-Transformers related! We do it to ourselves. Support the show If you enjoy our podcast the…
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Actor Sarah Funari on the Stan and BBC original series ‘Ten Pound Poms,’ charting the story of over a million British people that migrated to Australia for 10 pounds; Artist Miles Johnson on glass design and his exhibition, ‘Journey in Roundism’; Artistic director of Australian Dance Theatre, Daniel Riley explores the deeply personal story of his G…
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Artist Genevieve Lacy on her twilight gathering of soundwork, 'Consort of the Moon', inspired by the oldest known notated song; Cabaret icon Paul Capsis takes audiences on an intimate journey of acoustic song in his show 'Dry My Tears' at Fortyfivedownstairs; curator Dr Léuli Eshrāghi on Tarrawarra Biennial's exploration of connection across First …
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It is time to pop a couple of cold ones and enjoy as our two brothers, Alan (@alanross84TBK) and Thom (@Mr_MMAction) provide their 97th #WrestlingCompanion as they sit back and watch Heidenreich vs. Alabama Doink in a Falls Count Anywhere Street Fight from the Golden Corral in Alabama. Also featured are promos for Powerslam Wrestling Network (@Powe…
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We all love robots in disguise but what about actual robots? Robosen has already made waves with their fully interactive self-transforming Optimus Prime and they have more on the way soon! But where do these sorts of consumer robotics sit in the market and just how appealing are they for more traditional toy collectors? Let's find out. #Transformer…
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Adam Noviello on their theatrical exploration of bullying and the gruelling social hierarchies of high school in ‘MOTH’; actor Peter Houghton on ‘Cavalcade’ and the reopening of Eleventh Hour Theatre; Judith Lucy explores moving away from stand-up and starting a new chapter of her career, acting in ‘Happy Days’ at South Bank Theatre.…
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Director Ursula Sullivan on her gallery Sullivan and Strumpf and the changing commercial art landscape; Christos Tsiolkas & Dan Giovannoni on adapting the novel 'Loaded', as a play - exploring queer, migrant Melbourne; co-director Adriane Daff on her theatrical depiction of the behind-the-scenes of an arthouse foreign film, 'Lé Nør'.…
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It is time to pop a couple of cold ones and enjoy as our two brothers, Alan (@alanross84TBK) and Thom (@Mr_MMAction) provide their 96th #WrestlingCompanion as they sit back and watch Triple H defend the Undisputed WWF Championship against Hollywood Hulk Hogan from WWE Backlash 2002. Also featured are promos for Powerslam Wrestling Network (@Powersl…
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The unofficial 3rd party Transformers scene can feature diamonds and duds, be it Masterpiece, Generations, Legends scale or more. Check out the Triple Takeover team's best and worst experiences with 3P TFs! Support the show If you enjoy our podcast then find more... much more than meets the ear at www.patreon.com/tripletakeover TONS of exclusive co…
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Illustrator Oslo Davis explores his lasting connection with Triple R; Melbourne International Comedy Festival Director, Susan Provan on Barry Humphries’ controversial cultural legacy; Red Stitch actor Khisraw Jones-Shukoor on Pulitzer-nominated war-time play, ‘Selling Kabul’.By RRR - Triple R
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It is time to pop a couple of cold ones and enjoy as our two brothers, Alan (@alanross84TBK) and Thom (@Mr_MMAction) provide their 95th #WrestlingCompanion as they sit back and watch Randy Orton defend the WWE Intercontinental Championship against Cactus Jack from WWE Backlash 2004. Also featured are promos for Powerslam Wrestling Network (@Powersl…
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It started in the best way possible with the iconic pink Hot Rod, but now the Transformers Retro reissue line promises to bring collectors yet more exciting new takes on classic G1 toys that we could never have dreamt of! With Hound and Thundercracker currently on release, we look at what could be on the horizon and which other characters we would …
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Comedian Josh Ladgrove pays tribute to his late Ukrainian grandmother’s strong spirit in tragic comedy ‘Baba’; Leisa Shelton on her exploration of the lost lineage of Australian art in a series of performances artworks ‘Archiving the Ephemeral’; comedian Oliver Coleman on how his past as a trained actor has impacted his comedy show, ‘Neon’.…
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Comedian Melissa McLensey on ‘The Briefing’, her latest interactive US press briefing style MICF show; Curator Vistal Kumaraswamy talks exhibition at North Melbourne Town Hall, Okkoota; Daizy Maan and Sukhijt Kaur Khalsa discuss South Asian women and comedy in Australia in new MICF show, Brown Women Comedy.…
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Anyone who grew up with Transformers in the '80s or '90s will remember the allure of the many protoypes visible in the catalogues of the era, especially as they were often different to the toys we had in hand. Well, today, we're joined by a very special guest in Ras, a vintage prototype enthusiast who has the largest collection of pre-production Tr…
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Caylin and Vinny Rate and Review WrestleMania Sunday! 00:00 - "here comes the money!"00:50 - Brock Lesnar v Omos02:45 - Fatal 4 way Women’s tag showcase03:45 - Bobby Lashley’s WM moment 04:35 - Gunther v Drew McIntyre v Sheamus08:40 - Bianca Belair v Asuka11:15 - The return of Shane McMahon15:57 - Edge v the Demon Finn Balor (Hell in a Cell)22:30 -…
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Caylin and Vinny Rate and Review WrestleMania Saturday! (00:55) - John Cena V. Austin Theory (03:50) - Men's 4-Way Tag Team showcase(06:11) - Seth Rollins V. Logan Paul (10:40) - Trish Stratus, Becky Lynch & Lita V. Damage Ctrl (15:15) - Rey Mysterio V. Dominik Mysterio(21:23) - Charlotte Flair V. Rhea Ripley (24:50) - Pat MacAfee Surprise(27:45) -…
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Caylin and Vinny give their predictions for night one and night two of WWE Wrestle Mania 39! live on peacock - Sat, Apr 1, 2023 - Sun, Apr 2, 2023 4:30p/6:30c Support the Podcast!| Jobber Circle watch along & Bonus Content: https://www.patreon.com/JobberCircle| Free Shipping on merch: CayVin.com| Socials: @jobbercircle |Full Video: https://www.yout…
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It is time to pop a couple of cold ones and enjoy as our two brothers, Alan (@alanross84TBK) and Thom (@Mr_MMAction) sit back and provide their predictions for both Night 1 and Night 2 of WWE WrestleMania 39. Also featured are promos for Powerslam Wrestling Network (@PowerslamTV), Shining Wizards Wrestling Podcast (@wizardspodcast), Radioactive Met…
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Artist Abdul-Rahman Abdullah on ‘Journey’, his latest exhibition exploring the intersection of faith, identity and culture through large scale sculptures; Musical comedian Gillian Cosgriff talks optimism and stuff you like in her MICF show, Actually Good; Adrienne Truscott and Le Gateau Chocolat discuss their new MICF show, Grey Arias.…
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