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Lowe & Lee for Dead Funny Encore

The contents of horror anthology book Dead Funny Encore have been revealed – and include a few familiar names once more.

Back in 2014, Robin Ince and Johnny Mains decided to explore the relationship between comedy and horror to see if they do, as believed, make the most comfortable of bedfellows. 221 more words

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Will Self meets Stewart Lee

Comedian Stewart Lee talks to Will Self about stage personas, social media, and comedic panel shows

I first saw Stewart Lee’s standup act in the early 2000s at the Hackney Empire, and have seen him several times since at venues in London and Edinburgh. 904 more words

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Machynlleth Comedy Festival 2016

As part of an attempt to keep me more regular (started early on the poop jokes) and more cultured (yoghurt joke, anyone?) here’s my thoughts on last weekends Mach Comedy Festival. 686 more words

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Time Passed, and Something Happened: Comedy Vehicle scrapped

Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle has been axed as part of budget cuts at BBC Two.

The legendary cult comedian made four series of the programme in 2009, 2011, 2014 and 2016. 532 more words

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Stewart Lee on being a connaisseur

“Now if you’re an impotent, vasectomised, 45-year-old, functioning alcoholic father of two, you can’t fail to have noticed how all supermarket alcohol marketing campaigns are now targeted directly at you, aren’t they? 91 more words

Quote Of The...

Two nights at Cafe Oto. 26/27. iv. 16

Night One.

The first a version of Cage’s ‘Indeterminacy’ with Stewart Lee, Tania Chen and Steve Beresford plus Chen and Jon Leidecker playing other Cage pieces and a piece by Chen herself. 391 more words

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Election 2016

This is an attempt to demystify everything that’s been happening lately.  It’s easy to get lost in the endless rush of 24 hour news and social media, but sometimes it’s good to stop, breathe in, and take note of your bearings.   2,405 more words