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Barbican Station - A Slough House Podcast

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This is a podcast exploring the world of the slow horses in Slough House created by Mick Herron

This is a podcast exploring the world of the slow horses in Slough House created by Mick Herron

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United States

Description:

This is a podcast exploring the world of the slow horses in Slough House created by Mick Herron

Language:

English


Episodes

Barbican Station – Slough House – Episode 11

5/27/2021
In this episode we take a look at the latest book with the slow horses, Slough House, with guest Professor Penny Fielding. We discuss what people will think of the books in 20 years, how this book is similar to Slow Horses and that ending. All that and more in this episode. Find Penny Fielding … Continue reading Barbican Station – Slough House – Episode 11

Duration:01:15:47

Barbican Station – The Catch and The Last Dead Letter – Episode 10

4/7/2021
In this episode we conclude our two parter with a look a the Slough House novella, The Catch, and the short story, The Last Dead Letter, with returning guest Matthew Bradford. We discuss whether whether Di Taverner is like Mission: Impossible’s Jim Phelps, get into determinism vs. free will and what effect the TV show … Continue reading Barbican Station – The Catch and The Last Dead Letter – Episode 10

Duration:01:05:46

Barbican Station – The List and The Drop – Episode 9

3/11/2021
In this episode we take a look at two of the Slough House novellas, The List and The Drop, with guest Matthew Bradford. We discuss whether there’s a sadder sack than John Bachelor, what the worst thing Herron has done to one of his characters and Matthew shares a piece of Hollywood advice he got … Continue reading Barbican Station – The List and The Drop – Episode 9

Duration:01:27:46

Barbican Station – Slough House Burning Questions – Episode 8

1/27/2021
In this episode we change things up with a look at some burning questions ahead of the release of the seventh book in the series, Slough House, with guests Shane Whaley and Matthew Bradford. We discuss who’s in our Dead Pool, who might rise from the dead and what the political situation of the Slough … Continue reading Barbican Station – Slough House Burning Questions – Episode 8

Duration:00:56:19

Barbican Station – Joe Country – Episode 7

1/13/2021
In this episode I take a closer look at the sixth book in the Slough House series, Joe Country, with guest Shane Whaley of the Spybrary podcast. We discuss working conditions for mercenaries, Jackson Lamb’s toenails, and most importantly, Wales! We also talk about Peter Johnson, or is that Boris Judd? Plus Shane gives us … Continue reading Barbican Station – Joe Country – Episode 7

Duration:01:31:06

Barbican Station – London Rules – Episode 6

12/5/2020
In this episode I take a closer look at the fifth book in the Slough House series, London Rules, with guest Ayo Onatade. We talk about British politicians, whether Slough House should switch to an open office plan, hackers with girlfriends, and the high death toll in Slough House. Plus a special treat, Ayo’s recommendation … Continue reading Barbican Station – London Rules – Episode 6

Duration:01:20:50

Barbican Station – Spook Street – Episode 5

11/7/2020
In this episode I take a closer look at the fourth book in the Slough House series, Spook Street, with Clarissa Aykroyd. We talk about hipsters in Shoreditch, literary references, corporate-speak and Herron’s love for London transport mayhem. Each month we’ll be exploring a different book in the series. All leading up to the release … Continue reading Barbican Station – Spook Street – Episode 5

Duration:01:38:08

Barbican Station – Real Tigers – Episode 4

9/30/2020
In this episode I take a closer look at the third book in the Slough House series, Real Tigers, with Gary Dexter. We talk about Chekov's Double Decker bus, why getting kidnapped DOESN'T make you want a drink, and the truth about the Thunderbirds.

Duration:01:13:06

Barbican Station – Dead Lions – Episode 3

8/26/2020
In this episode I take a closer look at the second book in the Slough House series, Dead Lions, with Alice Dryden. We explore the truth behind a dickie bow, melting cars, whether all small English villages contain hidden evil and Dorset knob throwing.

Duration:01:20:02

Barbican Station – Slow Horses – Episode 2

7/29/2020
In the second episode of Barbican Station we welcome spy author Tim Stevens to talk about the first book in the series, Slow Horses. We discuss the vileness of Jackson Lamb, the real Slough House location, and a certain foppish bike riding politician. Each month we’ll be exploring a different book in the series and … Continue reading Barbican Station – Slow Horses – Episode 2

Duration:01:16:10

Barbican Station – Introduction – Episode 1

7/29/2020
In the first episode of Barbican Station we take a closer look at Mick Herron, the author of the Slough House series. What makes him write these books? Future episodes will explore the books in the series.

Duration:00:06:37