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In a world where everything is complicated; where desire and interest are so removed from the present that nothing seems to make any sense any more, Clem Bastow decides to find out what it was like to live in the 1970s. She journeys back in time to an Australia where there were only two kinds of cheese, TV had to be watched when the programs were broadcast and music was barely portable. This is how she's living her life for a year.
||CleanEp 6: What Happened to Twenty Seventy?||It's the last Twenty Seventy ever. Everything needs an ending.||12/18/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 5: Abandon All (New) Hope||I've got a bad feeling about this... Clem is once more joined by film nut and screenwriting lecturer Adam Spellicy to explore the impact and legacy of 1977's Star Wars, from "viral" marketing to modern blockbuster filmmaking.||8/19/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 4: Play The Five Tones||Who can make a simple family dinner into an existential nightmare to haunt you for decades? Why, Steven Spielberg, of course! Join Clem as she revisits the 1970s work of her favourite director and considers the metaphysical properties of mashed potato.||7/15/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 3: Our Bonza Accent||Clem talks to Georgia Webster about our Australian accent in the 1970s, what it meant and how it's changed.||6/3/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 2: Decade of Polyester and Sweat||With Mel Campbell, Clem takes a look at the fashion of the Seventies, starting with the modern fibres that encouraged persperation and going right through to the way measurements changed and how pubic hair affects your clothes.||4/7/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 1: Heavy on Mungbeans||Clementine Bastow: travelled around the world as a journalist but has never reported from the 1970s… until now. This is her journey living in a modern world, trying to only use technologies, food & fashion that existed then. You're about to find out w||3/4/2014||Free||View in iTunes|