Posts tagged with ‘comedy’

How I Escaped My Certain Fate by Stewart Lee

For those of you who don’t know, Stewart Lee is a stand-up comedian. This book is built around the transcripts of three of his shows, each heavily footnoted with his own technical comments: why he thinks things are funny, notes on delivery, where jokes came from, his comedic influences and so on. Preceding each transcript […]

Podcasts I listen to, part 1

Hardly a day goes past without¬†nobody¬†asking me what podcasts I listen to. So, in defiance of public demand, here goes. This is the first of two posts, in alphabetical order. Adam & Joe Adam Buxton and Joe Cornish have a radio show on BBC Radio 6; Radio 6 is a music channel, but because of […]