Rosemary Radar (5/6/19)

If you don't see Detective Pikachu you're denying yourself of pure joy.

I just want to start off by saying that even though I only allow myself one slot for my recommendation on what you should watch, you should also watch Tuca & Bertie which is the best new show on Netflix. Just excellent stuff - clever writing, really light-hearted, relatable and just hilarious. If you’re a fan of either BoJack Horseman or Broad City you should absolutely check this show out.

Aside from that, Casey and I had such a good episode of The Morning Brew yesterday. We’re trying to make it a point to talk more about pop culture news and stories that happen throughout the week so it’s a nice balance of our impressions that we have about new releases as well and I think we hit the mark this week. Some crazy news happens, some amazing releases came out and we had a lot of fun discussing it all. That episode is available now on our podcast page, Apple Podcasts or SoundCloud.

Let’s go over some recommendations:

  • Last week my without-a-doubt album of the year was released in Vampire Weekend’s Father of the Bride. It’s a wonderful blend of indie pop and that sort of Beeatles/Beach Boys retro sound that fits perfectly with this time of year. And I know what you’re thinking - hasn’t that always been Vampire Weekend’s vibe? True, it has - but this time it definitely f