30 Podcast Episodes
Latest 26 Mar 2023 | Updated Daily
The Steve Coogan Episode (Part 1)
An Irishman Abroad
This one needs no introduction, Steve Coogan is a one off. In this episode we have the space and time to discuss his vast career, his connection to Ireland, his clarity on comedy and writing, Philomena, his up-coming roll as Jimmy Saville, going toe to toe with Harvey Weinstein and so much more. To hear part 2 of this episode and gain access to every episode of Irishman Abroad going back ten years, why not head to www.patreon.com/irishmanabroad - for a tiny fee each month you can support the show and find a treasure trove of great chats with the greatest Irish people ever to have lived. See Jarlath on tour, watch his standup special and more here. — If you’d like to contact me, that is easy too. You know what to do! 1. Irishman Abroad Live Line: You can now get in touch with us and feature on our shows by sending your WhatsApp voice note to 00447543122330. 2. Email Jar, Sonia and Marion directly on firstname.lastname@example.org. For updates on future episodes and live shows follow Jar here on Twitter, visit www.jigser.com or subscribe to the YouTube channel here. Disclaimer: All materials contained within this podcast are copyright protected. Third party reuse and/or quotation in whole or in part is prohibited unless direct credit and/or hyperlink to the Irishman Abroad podcast is clearly and accurately provided.
26 Feb 2023
Culture Bunker: Russian Doll S2, Let’s Eat Grandma, Steve Coogan in Chivalry and more with guest KATHRYN WILLIAMS
Pop culture polemic with guests folk-pop-chanson visionary Kathryn Williams and journo Jude Rogers, whose new book The Sound Of Being Human shows how music hardwires our brains. Will Russian Doll Season 2 match its timewarping predecessor? Steve Coogan’s Chivalry sails close to the #MeToo wind. Smart female-powered pop from Let’s Eat Grandma… and a lot more Hear all the music on our rolling playlists.Spotify: https://bit.ly/CultBunkTidal: https://tidal.com/browse/playlist/1aea7525-7891-4a88-8474-a08c45ea064bJude’s book The Sound Of Being Human: https://uk.bookshop.org/books/the-sound-of-being-human-how-music-shapes-our-lives/9781474622929 “I thought I was the first teenager to write songs, read Oscar Wilde and listen to The Smiths in cemeteries” – Kathryn Williams “Elbow patches at literary events are my niche porn.” – Kathryn Williams “Chaise Longue is the Culture Bunker’s unofficial anthem.” – Sian Pattenden “I didn’t hate Chivalry, but it made me feel quite… tired. It got me an hour closer to death.” – Kathryn Williams Presented by Siân Pattenden and Alex Andreou. Producer Jelena Sofronijevic with Elina Ganatra. Audio production by Alex Rees. Theme music: ‘Bunker Theme (Juntos Mix)’ by Kenny Dickinson. Group Editor: Andrew Harrison. The Culture Bunker is a Podmasters production. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23 Apr 2022
"It's a mistake to think that the best way to deal with something is to not talk about it." Comedian Steve Coogan chats to Nihal about his upcoming portrayal of Jimmy Savile in BBC drama The Reckoning, his comedy career, cancel culture and his new tour 'Stratagem'.
21 Apr 2022
Steve Coogan, Tim Key and Dom Sells Pants in Leicester Square! #325
The Chris Moyles Show on Radio X Podcast
It’s podcast time! That’s right - the latest episode of The Chris Moyles Show On Radio X Podcast is here. We kicked off the week by speaking to Steve Coogan about his upcoming tour ‘Stratagem with Alan Partridge’. He told us Alan will be offering ‘life changing’ advice to the audience after becoming a self proclaimed life coach over lockdown. It was a double guest Tuesday as we were then visited by Tim Key! Tim told us all about his new book of poems and conversations, ‘Here We Go Round the Mulberry Bush’ which reflects on the various lockdowns. Chris inferred that Tim really missed the pubs in lockdown after reading a few of the poems and Tim was surprised how quickly that fact had come to light! Dom also went on an adventure into Leicester Square this week to sell some of the Chris Moyles Show Pants! After a fair amount of rejection - Dom’s interesting selling tactics saw him flog a few pairs and receive an old ten pound note. Well Done Dom.And if that wasn’t enough, here’s more…- Matt Can Play The Didgeridoo! - Dom on the Alan Titchmarsh Show- Dan O’Connell, aka David BrentEnjoy!The Chris Moyles Show on Radio XWeekdays 6:30-10am
18 Feb 2022
EP79: Steve Coogan
Electronically Yours with Martyn Ware
Today’s episode of Electronically Yours features the possibly the most exciting guest ever to appear on the podcast series. He is a world famous actor and comedian who’s characters have become embedded in the national consciousness. Alan Partridge and Saxondale are creations of comic genius, and his film Philomena shows that he is also a fine serious actor and writer, with an admirable social conscience. Ladies and gentlemen - a man of many talents - Steve Coogan... If you can, please support the Electronically Yours podcast via my Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/electronicallyours
11 Feb 2022
Hugh Quarshie and Steve Coogan, the Paraorchestra, Daisy Haggard
The murder of Stephen Lawrence in 1993 and the subsequent police investigations threw up a lot of questions about institutional racism and corruption within the force. Another enquiry which began in 2006 was led by DCI Clive Driscoll, who decided to go right back to basics and investigate the crime anew. In a new three-part drama on ITV, Steve Coogan plays Driscoll and Hugh Quarshie plays Stephen’s father, Neville. We speak with them both about the murder, the trial, the enquiry and what a drama like this can add to our understanding of a tragedy.Conductor Charles Hazlewood created the Paraorchestra 10 years ago, and in their first year of public performances they already ticked off playing at the 2012 Paralympics closing ceremony. It’s the world’s only large-scale ensemble of professional disabled and non-disabled musicians, which tackles the traditional and not-so-traditional. Charles Hazlewood and musician Tilly Chester explain the orchestra’s past and future, and why Paraorchestra is such an important ensemble in today’s musical world.The first series of dramedy Back To Life aired a couple of years ago, to wide spread acclaim. A new series has just begun on BBC3. Conceived, written by, and starring Daisy Haggard it tells of a woman who has just come out of jail after serving an 18 year sentence for murder. She returns to live in the town where the murder happened, trying to get on with her life: reestablishing relationships, suffering the derision of neighbours and avoiding confrontation. The new series launched last night and Daisy joins us to discuss writing a very dark comedy.Presenter: John WilsonProducer: Simon Richardson
31 Aug 2021
Retro RHLSTP 10 - Steve Coogan
RHLSTP with Richard Herring
#10 Celebrity Ghost Train - Rich is still alive and kicking (and dancing) only a day after completing a Half Marathon in record breaking time (though to be fair he had a ringer to do it for him) and he's disappointed in the movie "The Wolf of Wall Street" for all kinds of reasons.But he has a very special guest to help him celebrate his half century of RHLSTPs, it's the go-to guy if you want someone to play a small toy figure, Steve Coogan. A-ha! (Steve loves it when people do that). They chat about getting laughs at the Leveson Enquiry, why so many people that Steve has done impressions of have ended up in gaol, Stewart Lee's Partridge-inspiring encounter with a superfan and why Around the World in 80 Days really needed more martial arts in it.And finally we're going to find out who created Alan Partridge. Will Steve pay Richard the £250,000 he demands in royalties? No he won't.SUPPORT THE SHOW!Watch our TWITCH CHANNELBecome a badger and see extra content at our WEBSITESee details of the RHLSTP TOUR DATESBuy DVDs and Books from GO FASTER STRIPE Become a member at https://plus.acast.com/s/rhlstp. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
9 Jul 2021
The Trip: Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon
Simon kicks things off with is favourite pairing: Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon as fictionalised versions of themselves in The Trip.
11 Sep 2020
Steve Coogan on Alan Partridge's return to audio
Podcast Radio Hour
It's been 29 years since the character of Alan Partridge made his debut in the Radio 4 satirical radio show On The Hour. Since then Steve Coogan's inept Norfolk broadcaster has seen huge success with various TV shows and even a feature film, Alpha Papa. This week Alan makes a return to audio with a brand new podcast 'From The Oasthouse' - available to download from Audible.Steve Coogan chats to Amanda Litherland about the benefits of making comedy that's for ears only, and shares some of the secrets behind Alan Partridge's 30 year success. Later, Amanda is joined by the writer and critic Scott Bryan to recommend more of the latest new listens, including:Poppy Hillstead Has Entered The Chat Futile Attempts At Surviving Tomorrow - (Kim Noble and Novel)My Year In Mensa (Jamie Loftus)The Bomb (BBC World Service)Media Tribe (Shaunagh Connaire)On Things We Left Behind (Acast)Book Off (Joe Haddow)The Two Shot Podcast (Craig Parkinson)Chasing Charlie (Freemantle Australia)First broadcast in September 2020.
3 Sep 2020
Elevenses with Danielle Perry
“Comedy’s how you sugar the pill of life.” Steve Coogan talks about Alan Partridge, his latest film Greed, and his friendly rivalry with Rob Brydon on The Trip. He also tells Danielle Perry what he’s scared of, who his best friend is, and why he always had to go the long way round on his paper round…
10 Aug 2020