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Words & Sound is the arts and culture podcast presented by Chris Stagg for Phoenix FM. Listen in to Words & Sound where we take a look at the biggest news from the arts world, reviews, interviews and are joined by some very special guests. Our subjects include, literature, film, theatre, art, music and much more. Chris Stagg is a writer and illustrator from London England. He presents the weekly 90s radio show TFI90s on Phoenix FM as well as writing for The London Horror Society. For more information, to contact chris or to read the Words and Sound articles, please visit www.cwstagg.com

Words & Sound is the arts and culture podcast presented by Chris Stagg for Phoenix FM. Listen in to Words & Sound where we take a look at the biggest news from the arts world, reviews, interviews and are joined by some very special guests. Our subjects include, literature, film, theatre, art, music and much more. Chris Stagg is a writer and illustrator from London England. He presents the weekly 90s radio show TFI90s on Phoenix FM as well as writing for The London Horror Society. For more information, to contact chris or to read the Words and Sound articles, please visit www.cwstagg.com

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

Words & Sound is the arts and culture podcast presented by Chris Stagg for Phoenix FM. Listen in to Words & Sound where we take a look at the biggest news from the arts world, reviews, interviews and are joined by some very special guests. Our subjects include, literature, film, theatre, art, music and much more. Chris Stagg is a writer and illustrator from London England. He presents the weekly 90s radio show TFI90s on Phoenix FM as well as writing for The London Horror Society. For more information, to contact chris or to read the Words and Sound articles, please visit www.cwstagg.com

Twitter:

@cw_stagg

Language:

English


Episodes

Words & Sound Series 2 Episode 7 - Adrian Roe

4/15/2020
Chris Stagg presents Words & Sound, the arts and culture podcast on Phoenix FM. On episode 7 I'm joined by horror writer Adrian Roe. Adrian and I discuss his history of horror Scream trilogy looking at horror films from the 70s, 80s and 90s and we also talk about Adrian's brand new book; Bled Dry, which examines the vampire subgenre. Adrian takes on the Words & Sound quiz with his specialist subject of 80s horror films. We also have in this episode a very special competition where you can...

Duration:01:04:05

Words & Sound Series 2 Episode 6

4/10/2020
Chris Stagg presents Words & Sound, the arts and culture podcast on Phoenix FM. For episode 6 I'll be looking at a beautiful piece of story telling in David Bowie's Blackstar and examining the Bram Stoker short story; Dracula's Guest. I'll also be doing a reading from the short and of course i'll have some new opportunities and events for you to take part in. All music in this episode has been selected by me. Songs played in this episode: Blackstar - David Bowie Love Song For A Vampire...

Duration:01:09:13

Words & Sound Series 2 Episode 5 Sarah Du-Feu

4/3/2020
Chris Stagg presents Words & Sound, the arts and culture podcast on Phoenix FM. For episode 5 I am joined by none other than Sarah Du-Feu; aka 'The Ballet Coach.' Sarah and I talk all about her approach to dancing, her amazing training and career, her own flourishing ballet school and new and extremely popular Ballet live streams for anyone to get involved with in their own home. Sarah also takes on the Words & Sound quiz, with her specialist subject; Sex & The City. As always, all music has...

Duration:01:09:39

Words & Sound Series 2 Episode 4

3/28/2020
Chris Stagg presents Words & Sound, the arts and culture podcast on Phoenix FM. Episode 4 is the first isolation episode! While the epidemic sweeps the World, we must keep the arts going, so in this episode we take a look at a new regular feature of opportunities that you can apply for, we also look at soundscapes starting with Icelandic band Múm and finally we will be playing an amazing spoken word track from Tom Waits from his album Mule Variations. All music has been chosen by me and we...

Duration:01:09:42

Words & Sound Series 2 Episode 3 - The Chelmsford Ballet Company

3/19/2020
Chris Stagg presents Words & Sound, the arts and culture podcast on Phoenix FM. In episode 3 of Words & Sound, my special guest is the Artistic Director of The Chelmsford Ballet Company; Annette Potter. Annette joins me with dancers Bella, Harriet, Alycia and Samantha and we talk all about the Ballet company, their performances and opportunities for involvement and I even get a ballet lesson from Annette herself! All music played in this episode has been specially selected by my...

Duration:01:28:14

Words & Sound Series 2 Episode 2 - Sarah Hilary

3/10/2020
Chris Stagg presents Words & Sound, the arts and culture podcast on Phoenix FM. In episode 2 of Words & Sound, my special guest is award winning best selling author Sarah Hilary. Sarah is the author of 6 DI Marnie Rome novels, including the brand new novel; Never Be Broken. We talk all about the new book, Sarah's approach to writing and advice and about the amazing mentoring and support initiative; Killer Women. All music played has been specially selected by Sarah. Links mentioned in this...

Duration:01:41:11

Words & Sound Series 2 Episode 1 - Michelle Harrison

3/3/2020
Chris Stagg presents Words & Sound, the arts and culture podcast on Phoenix FM. In episode 1 of this brand new series, my special guest is award winning best selling author Michelle Harrison. Michelle and I talk about her influences, her approaches to writing and of course her brand new book, part 2 of the Widdershins Trilogy; A Sprinkle of Sorcery. All music played has been specially selected by my guest, and tune in to find out how Michelle does on the returning Words & Sound quiz....

Duration:01:52:41

Words & Sound Series 1 Episode 8 - Tony Sands

10/23/2019
Chris Stagg presents Words & Sound, the arts and culture podcast on Phoenix FM. In episode 8 of Words & Sound, my special guest is actor, writer and producer Tony Sands. Tony and I discuss his short films The Bench and Echoes of the Passed, as well as upcoming comedy horror; Eat Me Out of House And Home. Tony also tells us all about his new Directorship of the Unrestricted View Horror Film Festival starting 28th October. All music played has been specially selected by my guest, and tune in...

Duration:01:54:36

Words & Sound Series One Episode Seven - David Pinner & Sarah Lawrie

8/7/2019
Chris Stagg presents Words & Sound, the arts and culture podcast on Phoenix FM. In episode 7 of Words & Sound, my special guests are actor, writer and gothic legend David Pinner and actor, producer Sarah Lawrie. David and Sarah tell us all about their brand new production, the World premier stage adaptation of David's novel Edred the Vampyre, which is being performed at The Old Red Lion as part of this Autumns London Horror Festival. David also tells us about his acting career and how a...

Duration:01:44:59

Words & Sound Series One Episode Six - Scott Lyus

7/17/2019
Chris Stagg presents Words & Sound, the arts and culture podcast on Phoenix FM. In episode 6 of Words & Sound, my special guest is film director, producer and screenplay writer; Scott Lyus. It's a real pleasure to speak to Scott, who is a talented filmmaker who creates films that genuinely have something to say. Scott and I discuss his short films to date, Scott's process for making a film from conception to screen, his upcoming new horror short Black Mass that deals intelligently and...

Duration:03:17:31

Words & Sound Series One Episode Five - Leanne Louise

7/3/2019
Chris Stagg presents Words & Sound, the arts and culture podcast on Phoenix FM. Join me for this latest episode of Words & Sound, where my special guest is singer songwriter, Leanne Louise. Leanne and I talk about her music, autism awareness and Leanne takes on the W&S quiz, with her specialist subject... 90s music! All tracks picked or performed by Leanne, including her brand new single coming in August - Judgement Day. Social Media...

Duration:01:15:13

Words & Sound Series One Episode Four - Kiru & Devon

6/5/2019
Chris Stagg presents Words & Sound, the arts and culture podcast on Phoenix FM. Super fun happy happy joy joy episode! My very special guests this week are Kiru and Devon from Tofu Cute. We talk about all things Japanese candy and Kawaii culture and for the first time ever we have a head to head in the W&S Quiz! I also take a quick look at MCM Comic Con and the anime explosion. All songs selected by Kiru and Devon, including a bit of an exclusive, the first air play of tracks from Devon's...

Duration:01:21:52

Words & Sound Series One Episode Three - Chris Nials

5/14/2019
Chris Stagg presents Words & Sound, the arts and culture podcast on Phoenix FM. Here we go, it's a special horror episode of Words & Sound. My very special guest is Chris Nials, horror champion and founder of the brilliant London Horror Society. I had so much fun chatting with Chris in this episode, we talk all about his love of horror, all the great things that the London Horror Society is doing for the horror scene and indie horror film making, and we talk about two upcoming projects that...

Duration:01:23:34

Words and Sound Series One Episode Two - Sara Dee

4/17/2019
Chris Stagg presents Words & Sound, the arts and culture podcast on Phoenix FM. Welcome friends to episode two, where my very special guest is actor, Sara Dee. In this episode, Sara gives some fantastic advice for writers, film makers and actors and we discuss her career including such films as A Field In England, High Rise, Borley Rectory and Prevenge. Sara also tells us all about being typecast as a dominatrix! For more information on Sara's work please...

Duration:01:31:36

Words and Sound Series One Episode One - Jill Dawson

4/5/2019
Chris Stagg presents Words & Sound, the arts and culture podcast on Phoenix FM. In this first episode, Chris's guest is multi award women author Jill Dawson. Chris and Jill discuss her successful mentoring scheme Goldust, her approaches to teaching and writing and of course Jill's new novel The Language of Birds. For more information on Jill Dawson's work please visit: www.jilldawson.co.uk Gold Dust www.gold-dust.org.uk Twitter @jdawsonwriter The Language of Birds is Published on 4...

Duration:01:55:28