THE ADAM BUXTON PODCAST

THE ADAM BUXTON PODCAST

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Adam Buxton is a British comedian man.


EP.125 - GEORGE THE POET AT LONDON PODCAST FESTIVAL 2019
May 26 • 56 min
Adam talks with British poet, rapper and podcaster George Mpanga, aka George The Poet. Recorded in front of a live audience at The London podcast Festival, September 13th, 2019. Thanks to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support and to Matt Lamont…
EP.124 - SARA BARRON AT LONDON PODCAST FESTIVAL 2019
May 26 • 47 min
Adam enjoys a rambly conversation with American comedian and writer Sara Barron in front of a live audience at the London Podcast Festival, September 2019. RELATED LINKS ADAM BUXTON’S RAMBLE BOOK (AUDIO BOOK AT AUDIBLE) (2020) SARA BARRON LIVE AT THE…
EP.123 - NILE RODGERS
May 17 • 83 min
Adam talks with American musician and producer Nile Rodgers about his unconventional upbringing, fashion and drug experiments, working with Bowie and much more. This episode was recorded at Abbey Road studios, London in November 2018. Thanks to Séamus…
EP.122 - LAURA MARLING
May 10 • 74 min
Adam enjoys a remote ramble with British musician Laura Marling who also plays three songs - Fortune, The End Of The Affair and Song For Our Daughter - from her latest album. Thanks to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support and to Anneka Myson for…
EP.121 - LOUIS THEROUX
May 2 • 79 min
Adam talks with journalist and documentary presenter Louis Theroux about his lockdown podcast Grounded, Adam’s book, advertisements for face exercisers on the internet, a brilliant/boring art film, Louis’ time with the Tiger King (CONTAINS MINOR SPOILER…
EP.120 - TASH DEMETRIOU
Apr 26 • 69 min
Adam talks with English-Cypriot actor and comedian Natasia Demetriou about lockdown life, celebrity sing-alongs, fascinating animal sex facts, how to say something extraordinary at a Q&A and much more non essential stuff. Thanks to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell…
EP.119 - ROMESH RANGANATHAN
Apr 16 • 68 min
Adam talks with British stand up comedian Romesh Ranganathan. This conversation was recorded on March 10th, 2020, a couple of weeks before the UK Coronavirus lockdown began. Thanks to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support and to Matt Lamont for…
EP.118 - MALCOLM GLADWELL
Apr 5 • 72 min
Adam talks with Canadian author and journalist Malcolm Gladwell Part of the conversation with Malcolm focusses on how surprising circumstantial factors may prevent some people from acting on suicidal impulses. If you find yourself considering taking your…
EP.117 - DAISY HAGGARD
Mar 31 • 72 min
Adam enjoys a remote ramble with British actor and writer Daisy Haggard. Thanks to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support and to Matt Lamont for additional editing. RELATED LINKS SIGNED LIMITED EDITION PODCAST POSTER DR BUCKLES’ LOCKDOWN RELAXORIUM…
EP.116 - DR XAND VAN TULLEKEN (RE. CORONAVIRUS)
Mar 26 • 62 min
Adam talks with Dr Xand van Tulleken about the Coronavirus crisis, how it’s being handled in the UK and how Adam’s own family has been adjusting to social distancing. This episode features two Skype conversations recorded on March 16 and March 22, before…
EP.115 - ADAM & JOE
Dec 25, 2019 • 97 min
Adam enjoys more festive waffle with Joe Cornish. Thanks to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support and to Matt Lamont for additional editing. Music and jingles by Adam Buxton (and Harry and Cal from Hooton Tennis Club!) BLUE CROSS PET CHARITY…
EP.114 - BILLY CONNOLLY
Dec 14, 2019 • 67 min
Adam talks with Scottish comedian, actor, musician and artist Sir Billy Connolly Thanks to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support and to Anneka Myson for additional editing. RELATED LINKS ADAM BUXTON 2020 BOOK TOUR BILLY CONNOLLY - TALL TALES AND…
EP.113 - JEFF GOLDBLUM
Dec 7, 2019 • 65 min
Adam talks with American actor and musician Jeff Goldblum Thanks to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support and Matt Lamont for conversation editing. RELATED LINKS BOOK TRUST JEFF GOLDBLUM - I SHOULDN’T BE TELLING YOU THIS ALBUM TRAILER, 2019…
EP.112 - DR DIANA FLEISCHMAN
Dec 2, 2019 • 81 min
Adam talks with the American evolutionary biologist Dr Diana Fleischman about gender roles, animal suffering, nature vs nurture, incest, cannibalism, plane crashes, and cryogenics. The conversation was recorded in London in May 2019. Thanks to Séamus…
EP.111 - NICKY WIRE
Nov 26, 2019 • 68 min
Adam talks with Nicky Wire, lyricist and bass player of The Manic Street Preachers. WARNING: This podcast contains brief references to and a description of self harm. Thanks to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support and to Anneka Myson for…
EP.110 - DERREN BROWN
Nov 22, 2019 • 58 min
Adam talks with British mentalist, illusionist and author Derren Brown Thanks to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support and Matt Lamont for conversation editing. RELATED LINKS REGISTER TO VOTE ADAM BUXTON 2020 BOOK TOUR DERREN BROWN OFFICIAL…
EP.109 - DAWN O’PORTER
Nov 16, 2019 • 71 min
Adam talks with British television presenter turned author Dawn O’Porter about selfies, how she coped with the death of her mother when she was just 7, what she plans to do with some of her other loved ones when they die, her early days in TV, social…
EP.108 - MICHAEL KIWANUKA
Nov 8, 2019 • 57 min
Adam talks to British musician Michael Kiwanuka about musical influences, school days and shameful memories. Michael also plays 2 songs from his album Kiwanuka (You Ain’t The Problem and Light). Thanks to Ronnie Scotts for letting us record at the club,…
EP.107 - GUZ KHAN
Nov 1, 2019 • 79 min
Adam talks with British comedian and writer Guz Khan about being excused from class, teaching tips, overthinking things, parenthood, the story of the viral videos that began Guz’s career and I give him in inappropriate gift. Thanks to Anneka Myson for…
EP.106 - SHOSHANA ZUBOFF
Oct 25, 2019 • 73 min
Adam talks with American author and academic, Shoshana Zuboff whose book The Age of Surveillance Capitalism: The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power is about how the big tech companies (Google and Facebook especially) are employing…
EP.105 - CHRIS MORRIS 2
Oct 18, 2019 • 67 min
Adam talks with British comedian, writer and director Chris Morris about colonoscopies, mobile phone radiation, Chernobyl, David Bowie’s last album Blackstar, The Pixies, the value of research before making a film and whether Quentin Tarantino is a…
EP.104 - CHRIS MORRIS 1
Oct 14, 2019 • 85 min
Adam talks with British comedian, writer and director Chris Morris about his film The Day Shall Come and much else besides. Thanks to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support and Matt Lamont for additional editing. RELATED LINKS THE DAY SHALL COME…
EP.103 - EMILY DEAN
Oct 11, 2019 • 80 min
Adam talks with British writer and radio and podcast host Emily Dean. Thanks to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support and Matt Lamont for additional editing. RELATED LINKS EVERYBODY DIED SO I GOT A DOG by EMILY DEAN…
EP.102 - PHILIP PULLMAN
Oct 4, 2019 • 81 min
Adam talks with British writer Philip Pullman at his home in Oxford about The Secret Commonwealth, the second part of his Book Of Dust trilogy, as well as the morality of science and progress, the danger of conspiracy theories, the loss innocence, the…
EP.101 - BOOK CLUB: ‘THE CATCHER IN THE RYE’ WITH SARA PASCOE & RICHARD AYOADE
Jul 21, 2019 • 72 min
Adam talks with Sara Pascoe and Richard Ayoade, (two British comedians who have also read and written, more than one book) about J.D. Salinger’s classic 1951 novel ‘The Catcher in the Rye’. SYNOPSIS: The story begins with 17 year old Holden Caulfield…
EP.100 - JOE CORNISH & LOUIS THEROUX
Jul 13, 2019 • 78 min
Adam enjoys a suitably rambly conversation with his school friends, Joe Cornish and Louis Theroux that takes in Louis’ appearance on Desert Island Discs, school reports, the most recent remake of A Star Is Born (SPOILER ALERT: key plot details are…
EP.99 - FRANK SKINNER
Jul 7, 2019 • 70 min
Adam talks with British comedian Frank Skinner about his encounter with Mark E. Smith (frontman of legendary band The Fall), other favourite gits, challenging celebrity experiences, Charles Bukowski, arguing with the person you love, on line insults and…
EP.98 - MAYA FOA
Jun 29, 2019 • 71 min
Adam talks with Maya Foa, the director of Human rights charity Reprieve, about the questionable efficacy of the death penalty, torture, Jack Bauer, drone strikes, why Obama should have watched ‘Dave’ starring Kevin Kline, and whether I could get out of…
EP.97 - BOB MORTIMER & PAUL WHITEHOUSE
Jun 15, 2019 • 61 min
Adam talks with British comedians Paul Whitehouse and Bob Mortimer about Bowie, television, fishing, Athletico Mince, Stavros, Loadsamoney and other randomness. Thanks to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support and to Matt Lamont for additional…
EP.96 - CHARLOTTE CHURCH
Jun 8, 2019 • 68 min
Adam talks with Welsh singer Charlotte Church about birthdays, smells, Charlotte’s plans to help children build a democratic school, my complaints about having to upgrade apps, (even though ‘The Adam Buxton app’ might need upgrading soon, so I can fuck…
EP.95 - JOHN GRANT
Jun 2, 2019 • 70 min
Adam talks with American musician John Grant about travel stress, island survival, languages, favourite documentaries, John’s last record ‘Love Is Magic’ (2018), horror films and favourite soundtracks, and growing up gay in a religious American family.…
EP.94 - NINA STIBBE
May 25, 2019 • 77 min
Adam talks with British writer Nina Stibbe, about David Sedaris, sex and inappropriate male behaviour from the 70s and beyond, and the dangers of writing about real people. There’s also some discussion of dentistry and thigh vaginas. Nina is the author of…
EP.93 - CHARLOTTE GAINSBOURG
May 18, 2019 • 74 min
Adam talks with French-British actor and singer Charlotte Gainsbourg about pretentious hotels, overcoming her diffidence as a singer, Kanye West and separating the art from the artist, and her collaborations with Beck and film director Lars Von Trier,…
EP.92 - JAMES ACASTER
May 11, 2019 • 80 min
Adam talks with British comedian James Acaster about school, a teenage religious/existential crisis, listening to music in cars, James’s quest to find the best music of 2016, the joy of sulking and much other enjoyable business. The conversation was…
EP.91 - MARLON JAMES
May 4, 2019 • 79 min
Adam talks with Jamaican writer Marlon James about the 80s, bad writing habits, heavy metal, why you should always consult Peter Gabriel about cultural appropriation, and the controversy that surrounded the 2019 Oscar winner for best film, ‘Green Book’.…
EP.90 - RUBY WAX
Apr 26, 2019 • 71 min
Adam talks with comedian, writer and recipient of an OBE for services to mental health, Ruby Wax, about panel show terror, awkward interviews and dealing with depression. Ruby also strongly objects to Adam’s choice of gift. Thanks to Séamus…
EP.89 - DAVID MITCHELL
Apr 19, 2019 • 78 min
Adam talks with actor, writer, and British TV panel show king, David Mitchell about bad habits, bad driving, bad small talk at school gates, the technical challenges of filming ‘Peep Show’, David’s comedy influences and other important stuff. Thanks to…
EP.88 - ADAM & JOE
Dec 24, 2018 • 104 min
Adam enjoys some festive waffle with Joe Cornish. Thanks to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support and to Matt Lamont for additional editing. Music and jingles by Adam Buxton (except for use of ‘Barnicle Bill The Sailor’ and karaoke backing tracks…
EP.87 - NISH KUMAR
Dec 10, 2018 • 83 min
Adam talks with British stand up comedian, actor and radio host Nish Kumar about football, communal baths, India, comedy, angry political exchanges and towards the end we take a deep dive into some of the music Nish has loved over the years, including Bob…
EP.86 - MONA CHALABI
Dec 3, 2018 • 69 min
Adam talks to data journalist Mona Chalabi about therapy, sex, Seinfeld, biological determinism, orgasms, vaginas and statistics. Thanks to Seamus Murphy-Mitchel for production support and to Matt Lamont for additional editing. Music and jingles by Adam…
EP.85 - MICHAEL SCOTT MOORE
Nov 26, 2018 • 67 min
Adam talks with American journalist and novelist Michael Scott Moore, whose book ‘The Desert And The Sea’ tells the story of his capture in Somalia by pirates who held him hostage for nearly 3 years. Thanks to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support…
EP.84 - ROISIN CONATY
Nov 17, 2018 • 69 min
Adam talks with British comedian, writer and actor Roisin Conaty about haircuts, celebrity encounters, TV makeup disasters, TV panel show trauma, truth goggles, angry judgementalism and chocolate. And Rosie unveils a satirical Brexit song. Thanks to…
EP.83 - SIMON PEGG
Nov 12, 2018 • 81 min
Adam talks with British actor, comedian and action figure Simon Pegg about booze, drugs, teen romance, David Bowie, Tom Cruise, Star Trek circularity, Star Wars trolls, Big Train and other random whiffle. Thanks to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell for production…
EP.82 - TASH DEMETRIOU
Nov 3, 2018 • 74 min
Adam welcomes back his friend, British actor, comedian and writer Tash Demetriou to the podcast and tries out some ill advised ‘bants’ in the course of talking about her part in ’Stath Lets Flats’ with her brother Jamie, painful break ups, becoming an…
EP.81 - LOUIS THEROUX
Oct 27, 2018 • 80 min
Adam talks to journalist, documentarian and old friend Louis Theroux about writing, grim celebrity rumours, polyamory, death, and the daily routines of Mark Wahlberg and Oprah Winfrey. The first of Louis’ 3 Altered States films goes out on BBC2 on Sunday,…
EP.80 - DESIREE BURCH
Oct 20, 2018 • 55 min
Adam talks with American comedian, actor and writer, Desiree Burch. Conversational tangents include fantasy jobs, teenage sexual angst, the reason that aged 12 Adam was concerned he might be the antichrist, relationship malaise, and some frank…
EP.79 - DAVID SEDARIS
Oct 12, 2018 • 72 min
Adam talks with American humorist David Sedaris about writing, failing to bond with Dads, football, eyeballs and colonoscopies. THANKS to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support and Matt Lamont for additional editing. Music and jingles by Adam…
EP.78 - LAURA DAVIS & MAC DEMARCO LIVE @ END OF THE ROAD FESTIVAL 2017
Aug 18, 2018 • 59 min
Adam talks with Australian comedian Laura Davis and Canadian musician Mac DeMarco (who also plays a couple of songs). Recorded live at The End Of The Road Festival, September 2017 (though the main recording failed, this podcast was put together from a…
EP.77 - TIM KEY
Jun 7, 2018 • 78 min
Adam & British comedian/poet/actor Tim Key enjoy a rambly conversation as they look at some art in London’s Courtauld Gallery. This episode was sponsored by ART FUND, the national fundraising charity for art. Find out more by visiting Artfund.org/BUXTON…
EP.76 - CHARLIE BROOKER
May 13, 2018 • 81 min
Adam talks with British writer, producer and presenter Charlie Brooker. THIS EPISODE CONTAINS LANGUAGE AND THEMES THAT HAVE OFFENDED IN THE PAST AND MAY OFFEND AGAIN. There was a problem with one of the mics on this episode hence roomy sound from back up…
EP.75 - ELEANOR FRIEDBERGER
May 5, 2018 • 64 min
Adam talks with American musician Eleanor Friedberger. Hi. Adam Buxton here with some notes and links for you about this week’s guest. Eleanor and her brother Matthew formed the core of The Fiery Furnaces, who put out a series of brilliantly strange…
EP.74 - BOB MORTIMER
Apr 28, 2018 • 73 min
Adam talks with British comedian Bob Mortimer. Hi. Adam Buxton here with some notes about Bob and this episode. For nearly 30 years Bob and his comedy partner Jim Moir (aka Vic Reeves) have stuck doggedly to what makes them laugh whether mainstream…
EP.73 - CARIAD LLOYD
Apr 21, 2018 • 61 min
Adam talks with British actor, writer, character comedian and improvisor Cariad Lloyd (Austentatious, Murder In Successville, Drunk History etc.) about birth, middle age, funny accents, growing up in a ‘cult’ and why talking about death on a podcast is…
EP.72 - FENTON BAILEY
Apr 14, 2018 • 75 min
Adam talks to British producer and director Fenton Bailey one of the co founders of TV production company World Of Wonder, responsible for Rupaul’s Drag Race, Jon Ronson’s Secret Rulers Of The World and The Adam & Joe Show) THIS PODCAST HAS BEEN NOMINATED…
EP.71 - JAYDE ADAMS
Apr 7, 2018 • 70 min
Adam talks with British comedian, actor and writer Jayde Adams. JAYDEFAX As you’ll hear Jayde began her performing career on a sad note following the death of her older sister Jenna in 2011. That encouraged Jayde to leave her native Bristol and start…
EP.70 - GARTH JENNINGS & WES ANDERSON
Mar 31, 2018 • 84 min
Adam travels to Paris to meet his old friend, British director Garth Jennings. After a brief catch up, Garth introduces Adam to his old friend, and fellow Paris dweller, Wes Anderson of Texas, USA. The conversation was recorded in early March 2018 shortly…
EP.69 - LOLLY ADEFOPE
Mar 23, 2018 • 65 min
Adam talks with British actor and comedian Lolly Adefope about working with Steve Buscemi and Daniel Radcliffe, her early forays into comedy at university, music, offensive language and whether she should watch The Crown (she really doesn’t want to but…
EP.68 - JON RONSON
Mar 16, 2018 • 70 min
Adam talks with Welsh journalist, screenwriter and film maker Jon Ronson (‘So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed’, ‘The Psychopath Test’, ‘The Men Who Stare At Goats’, co writer of the films ‘Frank’ & ‘Okja’) about, amongst other things, his recent audio series…
EP.67 - AISLING BEA
Mar 10, 2018 • 73 min
Adam talks with Irish actor, stand-up comedian and writer Aisling Bea about getting soaked in exotic locations, the time things got weird when they both refused to wear free shoes at a comedy gig, the influences that paved the path to Aisling’s career in…
EP.66 - MICHAEL LEWIS
Mar 2, 2018 • 70 min
Adam talks with American writer Michael Lewis (The Big Short, Money Ball, Liar’s Poker etc.) about his book ‘The Undoing Project’, which tells the story of the friendship and fascinating work of psychologists Amos Tversky and Nobel prize winner Daniel…
EP.65 - DIANE MORGAN
Feb 23, 2018 • 74 min
Adam laughs a lot as he talks to British actor and comedian, Diane Morgan (Philomena Cunk, Motherland) about bad films, weird drama school exercises, not cracking America, not giving a shit, children, tape worms and more. Thanks to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell…
EP.64 - GRETA GERWIG
Feb 16, 2018 • 62 min
Adam talks with American actor, writer and director Greta Gerwig about her directorial debut ‘Lady Bird’ and some of her film influences. CONTAINS MILD ‘LADY BIRD’ SPOILERS ( I don’t think they would spoil the film for you, but if you’re sensitive about…
EP.63B - JONNY GREENWOOD
Feb 9, 2018 • 32 min
A short bonus episode featuring a conversation with Jonny Greenwood (Radiohead, film scores, cheekbones) about music documentaries, writing music for Paul Thomas Anderson’s Phantom Thread, Oscar speeches and The Fall. Adam Buxton’s Old Bits DVD is out now…
EP.63A - PAUL THOMAS ANDERSON
Feb 9, 2018 • 62 min
Adam talks with director Paul Thomas Anderson (There Will Be Blood, Punch Drunk Love, Boogie Nights) about Phantom Thread, Radiohead, Daniel Day Lewis, fatherhood, UK TV comedy and other vitally important business. Adam Buxton’s Old Bits DVD is out now…
EP.62 - ADAM & JOE
Dec 24, 2017 • 87 min
Adam enjoys a (fairly) family friendly festive talk pudding with Joe Cornish. Gifts are exchanged, the Queen speaks, Eggcorns are munched, messages are read out, slivers of information about Joe’s new film are extracted and the Tom Cruise Doodle Story…
EP.61 - ROMESH RANGANATHAN
Dec 16, 2017 • 84 min
Adam talks to British stand up comedian Romesh Ranganathan about life in Los Angeles, race and diversity in comedy (funnier than that sounds) dealing with negative criticism (a favourite topic!) and the delicate business of exploiting your family for…
EP.60 - THOMAS DOLBY
Dec 9, 2017 • 67 min
Adam talks to Thomas Dolby about his pioneering adventures in the music and tech industry, including revealing tales of close encounters with Michael Jackson and David Bowie. Adam Buxton’s Old Bits DVD is out now from gofasterstripe.com Download the free…
EP.59 - MUSIC VIDEO TALES WITH TIM POPE
Nov 26, 2017 • 61 min
Adam talks with legendary music video director Tim Pope about his work with, among others, Iggy Pop, Neil Young and David Bowie. Adam Buxton’s Old Bits DVD is out now from gofasterstripe.com Thanks to Séamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support. Music &…
EP.58 - JOSH HOMME (WITH SOME MATT BERRY)
Nov 26, 2017 • 52 min
Adam enjoys a ramble with Queens Of The Stone Age front man Josh Homme and his friend, comedian Matt Berry. CONTAINS STRONG ROCK LANGUAGE! Adam Buxton’s Old Bits DVD is out now from gofasterstripe.com Contribute to the Adam & Joe Christmas Podcast at…
EP.57 - HASSAN AKKAD
Nov 18, 2017 • 63 min
Adam talks with Hassan Akkad about why and how he came to leave Damascus and make the dangerous journey to seek refuge in Europe as an illegal immigrant. Information about the ‘TimePeace’ - a mobile app, which will connect asylum seekers and locals, to…
EP.56 - KATHY BURKE
Nov 10, 2017 • 68 min
Adam enjoys another ramble with British actor, writer and theatre director Kathy Burke. Thanks to Seamus Murphy Mitchell for production support and Matt Lamont for additional editing. Music & jingles by Adam Buxton. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and…
EP.55 - SIMON AMSTELL
Nov 3, 2017 • 67 min
Adam talks with British comedian, writer and director Simon Amstell about Peruvian drug ceremonies, living in harmony with our fellow animals and narcissism. There’s also details of the new Adam Buxton app, available free NOW! Thanks to Seamus Murphy…
EP.54 - BILL BURR
Oct 26, 2017 • 64 min
Adam talks American stand up comedian Bill Burr about YouTube fail videos, on line critics and hecklers, conspiracy theories, family life and other important stuff. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
EP.53 - MIRANDA SAWYER
Oct 20, 2017 • 69 min
Adam swaps mid life crisis notes with British journalist Miranda Sawyer Thanks to Seamus Murphy Mitchell for production support and Matt Lamont for additional editing. Music & jingles by Adam Buxton See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out…
EP.52 - STEVE PEMBERTON & REECE SHEARSMITH
Oct 12, 2017 • 56 min
Adam talks to British writers/actors/comedians Steve Pemberton & Reece Shearmsith about The League Of Gentlemen, Inside No.9, Psychoville, writing, reuniting and more in this conversation recorded in front of an audience at the London Podcast Festival in…
EP.51 - JOHNNY MARR
Oct 5, 2017 • 71 min
Adam talks to guitar genius and co-founder of The Smiths, Johnny Marr about music and life in and out of one of the most influential bands of all time! Thanks to Seamus Murphy Mitchell for production support and Matt Lamont for additional editing. Music &…
EP.50 - MAE MARTIN
Sep 29, 2017 • 62 min
Adam talks to Canadian stand up comic and actor Mae Martin about Sexuality, Druguality and Rock’n’Rollism and Mae details her surprisingly wayward youth. Thanks to Seamus Murphy Mitchell for production support and Matt Lamont for additional editing. Music…
EP.49 - LOUIS THEROUX
Sep 24, 2017 • 70 min
Join Adam & Louis Theroux for documentary related chat that includes heroin, documentary heroes and ’S-Town’ WARNING: CONTAINS S-TOWN SPOILERS, STRONG LANGUAGE AND WEAK LANGUAGE Thanks to Seamus Murphy Mitchell for production support and Matt Lamont for…
EP.48 - HOLIDAY TIME - SKIING (WITH DOUGIE PAYNE)
Sep 14, 2017 • 74 min
Join Adam & family as they go on their first skiing trip with friends including Dougie Payne of the band Travis. Find out how the Holiday Team got on when they visited the French resort of Morzine in January 2017, plus Adam & Dougie enjoy a rambly…
EP.47 - SPOON
Jun 16, 2017 • 56 min
Britt Daniel, Jim Eno and Alex Fischel from Spoon join Adam for rambly conversation and specially recorded performances of 3 Spoon songs, plus a previously unheard Bowie cover. See Adam support Spoon at Manchester Gorilla, 27th June and Glasgow Art School…
EP.46 - SHARON HORGAN
Jun 1, 2017 • 69 min
Adam talks to Irish writer, and actor Sharon Horgan about Motherland, Catastrophe, Carrie Fisher, Divorce, nice smells and sexy massages. Music and jingles by Adam Buxton Thanks to Seamus Murphy Mitchel for production support and to Matt Lamont for convo…
EP.45 - EDGAR WRIGHT
May 26, 2017 • 68 min
Adam talks to British director Edgar Wright (Shaun Of The Dead, Hot Fuzz, Baby Driver) and reminisces about how they got to know each other, awkward celebrity encounters and why Edgar had an affair with Adam’s comedy wife Joe. Plus lots more important…
EP.44 - ADAM CURTIS
May 18, 2017 • 81 min
Adam talks to British journalist and documentary maker Adam Curtis, whose films include The Power Of Nightmares, The Century Of The Self, Bitter Lake and HyperNormalisation. Thanks to Nicky Waltham and her editor friend Doug Bryson for helping me put this…
EP.43 - NICK KROLL
May 11, 2017 • 66 min
Adam talks to American actor and comedian Nick Kroll about what constitutes a ‘douche’, James Franco’s film about cult classic ‘The Room’ (Nick isn’t in it, he just saw it), why Broadway is great even though theatre can be so shit, the point of improv,…
EP.42 - BRIDGET CHRISTIE & STEVE MASON
May 4, 2017 • 70 min
Adam talks to writer, actor and comedian Bridget Christie with music from Steve Mason. Recorded live at The End Of The Road Festival in September 2016. Music and jingles by Adam Buxton. Thanks to Seamus Murphy Mitchell for production support, Matt Lamont…
EP.41 - MARC MARON
Apr 27, 2017 • 72 min
Adam talks to Marc Maron, stand up comedian, actor, writer and host of one of the very best interview podcasts out there: WTF! As usual, it’s not a career overview but a meandering chat that takes in podcast hosting and stand up, getting hustled, Marc’s…
EP.40 - ZADIE SMITH
Apr 20, 2017 • 62 min
Adam talks to Zadie Smith (author of White Teeth, NW and Swing Time) about life in New York city, rudeness, John Lennon, David Foster Wallace, mother and daughters and other important waffle topics. Music and jingles by Adam Buxton. visit…
EP.39 - JULIAN BARRATT & GARTH JENNINGS
Apr 13, 2017 • 62 min
Adam goes for a walk with film director Garth Jennings and actor/Mighty Boosh member Julian Barratt for a convo ramble that takes in Julian’s film ‘Mindhorn’, Garth’s animated film ‘Sing’, what it’s like at George Lucas’ Skywalker Ranch, dog turds, and a…
EP.38 - BRIAN ENO PART TWO
Apr 6, 2017 • 46 min
The second of two rambly conversations with artist, musician, producer and polymath, Brian Eno. Visit adam-buxton.co.uk for links to some of what we spoke about. Music and jingles by Adam Buxton. Thanks to Seamus Murphy Mitchell for production support,…
EP.37 - BRIAN ENO PART ONE
Apr 6, 2017 • 53 min
The first of two rambly conversations with artist, musician, producer and polymath, Brian Eno. Visit adam-buxton.co.uk for links to some of what we spoke about. Music and jingles by Adam Buxton. Thanks to Seamus Murphy Mitchell for production support,…
EP.36 - CLAUDIA O’DOHERTY
Mar 30, 2017 • 63 min
A rambly conversation with Australian actor and comedian Claudia O’Doherty that touches on the subjects of working with Amy Schumer and Judd Apatow, heroin, pills and drunkenness, bike theft and Trump jokes. Contains non-serious chat and toilet language.…
EP.35 - STEVE COOGAN
Mar 23, 2017 • 61 min
Adam talks to British actor, writer and comedian Steve Coogan about films, music, phone hacking, Partridge and more! Thanks to Seamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support and Matt Lamont for additional editing. Podcast artwork by Helen Green. See…
EP.34 - ADAM & JOE
Dec 25, 2016 • 96 min
(Mainly) festive waffles from Adam & Joe including a few bits from their recent 20th anniversary live show at the BFI Southbank. Watch the jingle videos at adam-buxton.co.uk Thanks to Seamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support. Happy Christmas and all…
EP.33 - MATT BERRY
Nov 13, 2016 • 64 min
Adam talks to Toast Of London (and all the other stuff) star Matt Berry about music, art school, Dark Place, Vic & Bob, The I.T. Crowd, Clem Fandango, the art of voice overs and more. Plus some podcast recommendations and details of how to contribute to…
EP.32- TASH DEMETRIOU
Oct 25, 2016 • 61 min
Adam enjoys a very puerile ramble chat with comedian Natasia (Tash) Demetriou, touching on all the big topical points of the day: bums, wees, dog poos etc. There’s also thoughts on the fraught business of appearing on TV panel shows and, new to the…
EP.31 - RORY O’NEILL A.K.A PANTI BLISS
Oct 12, 2016 • 75 min
Adam talks to Irish drag artist and gay rights campaigner Rory O’Neill (aka Panti Bliss) about growing up gay in 1970s Ireland, escaping to Tokyo, the practical challenges of life with HIV and how a TV chat show appearance caused a media storm with some…
EP.30 - MICHAELA COEL
Sep 21, 2016 • 67 min
Adam talks to Michaela Coel, writer and star of BAFTA winning TV sitcom ‘Chewing Gum’, about bodily functions, finding and misplacing God, and sex clubs, (amongst other things) with frequently coarse and explicit language!!! Thanks to Seamus…
EP.29 - LOUIS THEROUX
Sep 12, 2016 • 76 min
Adam talks with old friend Louis Theroux (journalist and documentarian) about infantilism, booze, parenting and a shameful memory, before enjoying a bit of singing. Thanks to Seamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support and Matt Lamont for additional…
EP.28 - MICHAEL PALIN
Sep 1, 2016 • 73 min
Adam talks to author, actor and Python, Michael Palin about travel writing, Monty Python films and erm, death. Thanks to Seamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support. For links and pictures related to this episode visit adam-buxton.co.uk See…
EP.27 - BILL HADER
Aug 11, 2016 • 60 min
Adam talks to American actor, comedian and writer Bill Hader about life as a cast member on Saturday Night Live, what he learned from his time working at Pixar studios, panic attacks and more! Plus, news of an upcoming live podcast! Thanks to Matt Lamont…
EP.26 - SALLY WAINWRIGHT
Jul 21, 2016 • 66 min
Adam talks to Sally Wainwright, BAFTA award winning writer of Happy Valley, Last Tango In Halifax, Scott & Bailey etc. about her new project To Walk Invisible, as well as Happy Valley and of course, Brexit. CONTAINS ‘HAPPY VALLEY’ SERIES 1 SPOILERS!…
EP.25 - RICHARD AYOADE (TRAVEL MAN CONVERSATIONS 2)
Jul 9, 2016 • 56 min
More conversation chunks featuring Adam Buxton and director, writer and actor Richard Ayoade, recorded in May 2016 while filming the Channel 4 TV show ‘Travel Man’ in Lisbon. There’s an important discussion about pillows, more Big Moments and thoughts on…
EP.24 - RICHARD AYOADE (TRAVEL MAN CONVERSATIONS 1)
Jul 8, 2016 • 62 min
A series of conversations with director, writer and actor Richard Ayoade, recorded in May 2016 while filming his Channel 4 show ‘Travel Man’ in Lisbon. All your favourite subjects are covered including guilt, films, Oscars, Michael Haneke and the…
EP.23 - JOHN ROBINS
Jun 23, 2016 • 57 min
Adam talks with stand up comedian and radio presenter John Robins about dealing with celebrity encounters, Nectar points and double act power dynamics. For details of upcoming live shows visit adam-buxton.co.uk Thanks to Matt Lamont for additional editing…
EP.22B - JONNY GREENWOOD (BONUSJONNYBITS)
Jun 19, 2016 • 35 min
One for Jonnyfans! A few extra bits from Adam’s talk with composer and Radiohead man Jonny Greenwood, conducted as they walked around Lyon before the band played a show that night. Related pics and video at adam-buxton.co.uk Music and jingles by Adam…
EP.22 - JONNY GREENWOOD
Jun 12, 2016 • 62 min
Adam talks to composer and Radiohead man, Jonny Greenwood as they stroll around the French city of Lyon on June 1st 2016. Music and jingles by Adam Buxton ALWAYS DEAL WITH IT UP! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
EP.21 - MARC RILEY
Jun 3, 2016 • 58 min
Adam talks to British broadcaster and BBC6 Music presenter Marc Riley about radio, music and life as a member of legendary indie band: The Fall. Thanks to Seamus Murphy-Mitchel for production support and Matt Lamont for additional editing. Music and…
EP.20 - IAIN LEE
May 27, 2016 • 71 min
Adam talks with ‘edgy’ (crap word, sorry) radio host Iain Lee about getting in trouble on air, our embarrassing behaviour on TV in the 90s, Twitter & depression (of course), the classic sitcom we starred in together, Monkees, Beach Boys and more. Check…
EP.19 - BEN SMITH AKA DOC BROWN
May 6, 2016 • 63 min
Adam talks to British comedian, rapper, actor and writer Ben Smith aka Doc Brown about rap, getting into comedy, writing books for young children, Amy Winehouse, and being offensive. Music and jingles by Adam Buxton Thanks to Seamus Murphy-Mitchell for…
EP.18 - SARA PASCOE
Apr 28, 2016 • 62 min
Adam talks with stand up comedian, actor and writer Sara Pascoe about expensive juice, first class plane travel, her new book ‘Animal’, whether audiobooks count as reading, jealousy and other important ramble topics. Thanks to Matt Lamont for editing help…
EP.17 - RICHARD HERRING
Apr 21, 2016 • 62 min
Adam talks to award winning British stand up comedian and podcaster Richard Herring about fizzy pop, being a Dad, hecklers and life in, and out of, a double act. Thanks to Seamus Murphy-Mitchell for production support and Matt Lamont for additional…
EP.16 - PUB WALK WITH GARTH JENNINGS
Apr 13, 2016 • 61 min
Adam walks to the pub and back with old friend Garth who talks about how his family responded to last appearance on the podcast, updates Adam on the progress of his animated film, listens politely as Adam tells him the story of when Ken Korda invaded…
EP.15 - KATHY BURKE
Apr 6, 2016 • 69 min
Adam talks with Kathy Burke (film and TV actor and theatre director/writer) about various moments in her career thusfar. Her erratic social networking behaviour is also discussed. STRONGEST OF LANGUAGE USED! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out…
EP.14 - BOWIEWALLOW PT.2
Mar 24, 2016 • 54 min
Adam Buxton considers how he and others responded to the death of David Bowie in early 2016. Featuring contributions from the director of Bowie’s last 2 videos, Johan Renck, Jonathan Ross, who nerds out about Bowie’s career with Adam and musician Gaz…
EP.13 - BOWIEWALLOW PT.1
Mar 8, 2016 • 58 min
Adam Buxton considers how he and others responded to the death of David Bowie in early 2016. Featuring contributions from BaaadDad (from 1997), Dara O’Kearney, who talks about how the internet brought him closer to Bowie, Kathy Burke who talks about how…
EP.12 - ADAM & JOE’S CHRISTMAS PODCAST 2015
Dec 24, 2015 • 78 min
Adam is joined by Joe Cornish for not entirely family friendly Christmas rambling, gift exchanging and reading of messages from listeners. Have a good one! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
EP.11 - JOE CORNISH
Dec 23, 2015 • 68 min
NOT the Adam & Joe Christmas podcast, but a warm up! Adam solicits advice from Joe on his stand up material, is denied full Tom Cruise anecdote satisfaction and hears some of Joe’s TV and film highlights from 2015. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and…
EP.10 - LOUIS THEROUX
Nov 27, 2015 • 63 min
CONTAINS STRONG LANGUAGE!!! Adam enjoys another ramble chat with film-maker/journalist and long time friend Louis Theroux about putting on make up in public, cinema etiquette, heckling and the fun/annoying things that kids say. See acast.com/privacy for…
EP.9 - CAITLIN MORAN
Nov 19, 2015 • 75 min
Adam talks to British writer Caitlin Moran about driving, life on line, feminism, wee wee drips, a painful memory of Paul McCartney and a great one of Lady Gaga. Adam also tells Caitlin about some of the responses to a recording of his daughter talking…
EP.8 - ROB DELANEY
Nov 11, 2015 • 75 min
AdamBuxton talks to Rob Delaney, (co writer and co star of Channel 4 sitcom ‘Catastrophe’) about writing with Sharon Horgan, being a parent, stand up comedy, Adam’s recent trip to Barcelona, bothering famous people and dealing with depression (yay!!!)…
EP.7 - SCROOBIUS PIP
Oct 29, 2015 • 65 min
Adam Buxton talks with British rapper and host of the ‘Distraction Pieces’ podcast, Scroobius Pip. Distraction Pieces website with picture of Scroobius ‘blowing his brains out’… http://www.scroobiuspip.co.uk/distraction-pieces-podcast/ Features a couple…
EP.6 - GARTH JENNINGS
Oct 21, 2015 • 65 min
Adam Buxton talks to director Garth Jennings about how his new animated feature is going, in-law stress, how he started himself on the road to his dream career, and the joy of Toy Story. Adam’s Blog: adam-buxton.co.uk Adam on Soundcloud:…
EP.5 - ROB BRYDON
Oct 14, 2015 • 45 min
Adam Buxton talks with Rob Brydon (host of BBC1’s ‘Would I Lie To You?’ and star of ‘Human Remains’, ‘Marion and Geoff’ and ‘The Trip’) about voice overs, Paul McCartney and ‘The Trip’ amongst other things. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out…
EP.4 - JON RONSON
Oct 7, 2015 • 58 min
Adam Buxton talks to Jon Ronson (author of ‘So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed’, ‘The Psychopath Test’, ‘The Men Who Stare At Goats’ etc. about dealing with criticism, Woody Allen, neuroses, podcasts and the reaction to his latest book. At the end of the…
EP.3 - ‘DR BUCKLES’ COLD SAFARI’
Sep 30, 2015 • 48 min
In episode 3 of his podcast, Adam Buxton takes you on a journey through a week suffering from a cold via voice note diaries recorded during a recent bout of illness a few days before he was supposed to be doing a handful of live shows in London. And…
EP.2 - LIANNE LA HAVAS
Sep 23, 2015 • 36 min
Adam Buxton talks to pop musician Lianne La Havas about hanging out with Prince & Stevie Wonder and she plays a version of her song ‘Grow’. Watch the video of that performance here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oSTe_lYBd9s There’s also a rare clip of…
EP.1 - ‘HOLIDAY BUFFET’ WITH LOUIS THEROUX
Sep 15, 2015 • 32 min
Adam Buxton talks to Louis Theroux about holiday buffet etiquette, then checks in briefly with BaaadDad (Adam’s father Nigel) to get his facts straight. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.