In this special edition memorial episode Adam interviews Pieter Hintjens. Pieter was a published author, an expert in distributed computing, a passionate supporter of free software and a very dear friend. To access comprehensive show notes, a complete guest bio and links mentioned in the episode take a look below or go to advancetechmedia.org and click the episode title.
Marc Maron does stuff:
So does Stewart Lee:
Stewart Lee joins us for a cruise through the alternative comedy scene in the 80s and the bands that helped soundtrack it
Stand-up comedian Stewart Lee (an Honorary Fellow & alumnus of St Edmund Hall, University of Oxford) delivers a talk to students that he originally gave at ‘A Celebration of Writing at the Hall’, a day of talks, discussions and readings by alumni, current students and tutors at St Edmund Hall (http://www.seh.ox.ac.uk).
Stewart discusses the fantasy that stand-up comedy is spontaneous rather than written, and describes the evolution of stand-up over the last few decades. His talk takes in a wide range of subjects from the first app he ever came across to a discussion of the value of culture in society.
For further info, see the St Edmund Hall Writers’ Directory (http://www.seh.ox.ac.uk/about-college/hall-writers-directory) and join in discussions on the Hall Writers’ Forum (http://forum.seh.ox.ac.uk/index.php).
Official website of Stewart Lee, standup comedian.
Steve Beresford & Stewart Lee talk to Mark Radcliffe about the John Cage project; "Usurp Chance" Tour.
2011 documentary on Morris dancing, presented by 90s comedian Stewart Lee. Originally broadcast on Radio 2.
TOPIC: Wow, times change.
Stop Podcasting Yourself
The hilarious and charming John Hodgman and the charming and hilarious John Roderick join us to talk about print magazines, fashion risks, and one another’s prized possessions.
Download episode 396 here. (right-click)
Email us at "spy [at] maximumfun [dot] org" or phone us at (206) 339-8328.
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Margaret Atwood’s robot pen
No Name Brand
Frederick and Nelson
Bob Hoskins in Brazil
Bob Dylan in a hoodie
Bottles and jars by Chris von Szombathy
I’d Do Anything for Love (not that, though)
John Roderick’s less inclined to play the role of the cross country troubadour in the heady days, but the indie rock elder statesman has slipped quite comfortably into the role of podcast philosopher. Come sit with us, on his leather couch.
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