Podcasts

5 Good reasons to see Matt Harvey – Just For Funny: A live comedy podcast

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1.  Honestly the festival is huge and unless you’ve “seen them on the telly” picking between unknown comics is hard. We’ve seen them, performed with them, moved among them. This is a hand picked list of comics we trust you will enjoy. 2. You can try us out first....

Live Podcast Recordings at Melbourne International Comedy Festival or PODFEST 2015

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By Lisa Clark There are many comedians performing at this year’s Melbourne International Comedy Festival who have popular podcasts. Some of those popular podcasts will be recorded live in front of an audience at this year’s Festival. The Melbourne International Comedy Festival is calling it Podfest 2015 in the guide...

Interview with Ben McKenzie about his ‘Uncool’ Festival show, Splendid Chaps and Night Terrace.

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By Lisa Clark Ben McKenzie, also known as The Man in the Labcoat, has been spreading his intelligent geeky comedy around Australia for ten years. This includes comedy tours of the Melbourne Museum, performing a comedic version of Dungeons & Dragons (Dungeon Crawl) and performing with the Anarchist Guild...

The Little Dum Dum Club

By Elyce Phillips One of the great things about the Melbourne International Comedy Festival is that you get the chance to see shows like ‘The Little Dum Dum Club’, where comedians from around the globe are brought together in a more informal way and you get to see them...

Russell Wigginton & Doug Gordon talk about their Podcast Open Mic Life

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by Lisa Clark Since June 2012 Russell Wigginton & Doug Gordon have been hosting a podcast about starting out in comedy in Melbourne that asks guest comedians about their experiences. Meanwhile Doug and Russell are learning from their own experiences of starting out in standup and share those on...

Interview with Ben McKenzie about the Splendid Chaps podcast which celebrates Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary

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By Lisa Clark We love it when comedians push the envelope and do something interesting and outside the box. Especially when it involves something they really care about. 2013 is the 50th anniversary of the first broadcast of Doctor Who and geeky stand up comedian Ben McKenzie and creator...

Interview with Steele Saunders as his podcast ‘I Love Green Guide Letters’ celebrates its first birthday

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By Lisa Clark Melbourne comedian Steele Saunders is having a very busy and productive time. Not only does he take part in running the successful venue Spleen on Bourke Street Monday nights but he also puts together a popular weekly comedy podcast.  I Love Green Guide Letters consists of...

Justin Hamilton somehow finds time to explain The Shelf Podcast

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By Lisa Clark The Shelf Podcast accompanies a comedy room curated by yourself and Adam Richard, was there always going to be a companion podcast? That was always the plan.  We originally wanted to record the game show and put that up as a podcast but it would have...

The Little Dum Dum Club – Tommy Dassalo & Karl Chandler

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By Jayden Edwards. The Little Dum Dum Club has risen above a sea of local podcasts to become one of the most downloaded shows out there. It’s nothing fancy, just two blokes having a yarn, plus a special guest. It’s the shows simplicity and gosh darn likeable and self...