As the Senior Global Director of Social Media & Video of the LEGO Group, Lars Silberbauer has to drive the well-known and innovative toy company’s global strategy and execution on social media, search and execution (paid and organic), YouTube channels, LEGO TV and the Chinese equivalent. What goes into this and how does he do it? Gareth gets into this disruptor’s head, from the BCX Disrupt Summit, where he recently spoke.

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The musical genius that is Ross Learmonth comes into studio. Always a highlight from an interview sense, this time round the Prime Circle front man comes prepared to perform too. From breaking new material to talking about the process behind the songs, he and Gareth provide for a memorable podcast for all who appreciate music.

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Singer/songwriter Jesse Clegg comes from a close-knit creative family, which happens to be headed up by the legendary Johnny Clegg. In this interview with Gareth, Jesse reveals how his various musical styles have been influenced by his love of English literature and ideologies he’s studied. Hear him recount how he feels about his father’s recent final show, and his songwriting process and collaborations. And in wrapping the conversation up, he dishes on some experiences he’s gone through like SXSW and burning his hand!

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Following the success of ’50 People Who Stuffed Up South Africa’ and ’50 Flippen Brilliant South Africans’, Alex Parker and Tim Richman are now sharing stories of historical figures and topical personalities in the book ’50 People who Stuffed up the World’. Tim Richman thought-provokingly takes Gareth through their new book, which has both global and South African appeal that is part popular history, part social commentary, and all excellent entertainment.

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Loyiso Gola has had another bumper success of a year. He and Gareth catch up in an interview that picks at both of their brains. The two initially get into a refreshing argument around political ideologies and history. Following that, find out what the comedian has to say about his mother graduating at the age of 58 and why he thinks she shouldn’t have had her kids. And keeping on the hilarious note, hear why he hated his trip to Argentina, how he’s getting over his grumpiness and dealing with not engaging on social media. And of course, in these times, Gareth had to ask him about the Hollywood sexual allegations.

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Mike Sharman, author of The Best Dick, has always been an entrepreneur who has played by his own rules. Many people try this, but Mike has actually made a huge success of doing it and now shares his story in a provocative book. The Best Dick is a must read if you are willing to reassess your career, or just enjoy the stories of a maverick never content with the ordinary.

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Former NASA astronaut Dr Don Thomas stopped in South Africa for a series of public talks and school visits, to share some of what he’s learned during his seven years with NASA. He’s completed four shuttle missions, logging over 1,040 hours of adventuring in space. Discover some of his fascinating adventures and how life is in outer space in this conversation.

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Media entrepreneur Basetsana Kumalo has an exemplary career spanning over 20 years. From her start as Miss South Africa in 1994, growing into her role as a TV presenter then TV producer, to having her fingers in almost every pie, she has many lessons to share. In this conversation with Gareth, she speaks candidly about being a child of the ’70s and the teachings that came with it, and how much the title of Miss South Africa in the iconic year of 1994 meant to her and her loved ones…

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Zimbabwean politician and media personality Acie Lumumba gives Gareth an update on his home country, as well as looking at possible outcomes considering the current political landscape. This sharp mind doesn’t hold back on any of his opinions – considering he is a former member of the ruling Zimbabwe African National Union Patriotic Front (Zanu-PF).

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Thembisa Mdoda, older sister of Anele Mdoda, joins Gareth in studio to talk about her amazing journey in stage, screen and broadcasting. From an educated foundation, Thembisa had a worldly view on where she wanted to be in life. This has seen her achieve great things while still being amazingly grounded. Most famous for her role as host of Our Perfect Wedding, she is also a mom with a passion for youth development.

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