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Join us for a fly-on-the-wall conversational podcast where we talk with interesting people who we know or meet about who they are and what they do. Covering everything from politics to vegetable varieties and everything in between.

Join us for a fly-on-the-wall conversational podcast where we talk with interesting people who we know or meet about who they are and what they do. Covering everything from politics to vegetable varieties and everything in between.
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Ireland

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Join us for a fly-on-the-wall conversational podcast where we talk with interesting people who we know or meet about who they are and what they do. Covering everything from politics to vegetable varieties and everything in between.

Language:

English


Episodes

#032: David Norris, Senator

11/25/2018
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David Norris is a long standing Senator in Ireland, he is one of the earliest public and most prominent gay rights activists in the country and was the first openly gay person to be elected to public office in Ireland. He kindly invited us into his incredible home for a wide ranging conversation. facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fellowpassengerspodcast/ twitter: https://twitter.com/Fellowpodcast instagram: https://instagram.com/fellowpassengerspodcast Produced By:...

Duration:00:45:53

#031: Hugh Cooney, Artist

11/20/2018
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Being short on time, we picked up the brilliant Hugh Cooney from the airport, and started the conversation from the arrival's hall and drove to the studio, recording the whole way. Hugh tells us about the weird early internet success he acquired, his art, style, and magical experience with a tree and a handful of mushies... facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fellowpassengerspodcast/ twitter: https://twitter.com/Fellowpodcast instagram:...

Duration:01:03:12

#030: Craig Moran, Stand-Up Comedian

11/11/2018
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In this episode we pull off an amazing feat of the modern world; we live streamed it. We went live from Displace Studios with our friend Craig Moran from our first ever episode. Craig is the creator of Red Sauce Productions and has currently embarked upon his stand-up career. facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fellowpassengerspodcast/ twitter: https://twitter.com/Fellowpodcast instagram: https://instagram.com/fellowpassengerspodcast Produced By: http://www.displacestudios.com/ For all...

Duration:01:25:30

#029: Des Hickey, from Punch Face Champions and Not Monsters

10/14/2018
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In this episode we meet an old friend, Des Hickey. We used to play in a band called The Floorshow with Des way back when and since then, Des has been the bassist in the bands Not Monsters and Punch Face Champions. We talk a little about the old days playing around, Al tells us about his most recent trip to South Korea, we talk a little politics, we talk about some classic films, and we tackle some tough new crazy questions. facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fellowpassengerspodcast/...

Duration:01:04:33

#028: Stephen Ryan, Stunt Man

9/9/2018
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In this episode we speak with Stephen Ryan, martial artist and stunt man. Stephen tells us how one becomes a stunt man in Ireland, his journey from dancing, theater performance, martial arts to stunt man, and some of his experiences on set. facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fellowpassengerspodcast/ twitter: https://twitter.com/Fellowpodcast instagram: https://instagram.com/fellowpassengerspodcast Produced By: http://www.displacestudios.com/ For all enquiries email:...

Duration:01:37:00

#027: Theory, Hypothesis

8/22/2018
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In this episode we speak with future fellow podcaster, Theory. We're known for not doing any research for our podcasts, but this week we took it one step further, and only met Theory as we were walking in to record, having not been told anything about our guest before this time. Theory is set to start his new podcast in September, make sure to check it out! facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fellowpassengerspodcast/ twitter: https://twitter.com/Fellowpodcast instagram:...

Duration:01:47:50

#026: Simo Maples, from Episode 3

8/2/2018
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Ever wanted to listen to three Irish people talking nonsense? In this episode we meander through topics from legalising weed to travelling alone. facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fellowpassengerspodcast/ twitter: https://twitter.com/Fellowpodcast instagram: https://instagram.com/fellowpassengerspodcast Produced By: http://www.displacestudios.com/ For all enquiries email: fellowpassengerspodcast@gmail.com

Duration:01:07:24

#025: Glenn & Al, from Fellow Passengers Podcast

7/15/2018
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In this episode the two of us, with no guest, blather on about all sorts of nonsense. facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fellowpassengerspodcast/ twitter: https://twitter.com/Fellowpodcast instagram: https://instagram.com/fellowpassengerspodcast Produced By: http://www.displacestudios.com/ For all enquiries email: fellowpassengerspodcast@gmail.com

Duration:01:33:59

#024: Cian & Sarah from the Selected Podcast

6/17/2018
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In this episode we have a chat with the hosts of the Selected Podcast. We talk about podcasting, high profile retweets, the efficacy of Spotify's moral policing, the eurovision, Chris Brown and domestic violence, Drake's blackface controversy, and much much more. facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fellowpassengerspodcast/ twitter: https://twitter.com/Fellowpodcast instagram: https://instagram.com/fellowpassengerspodcast Produced By: http://www.displacestudios.com/ For all enquiries...

Duration:01:49:26

#023: Joe Rooney, Comedian, Actor, Writer and Podcaster

6/3/2018
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In this episode we talk with Joe Rooney of the Podarooney Podcast. We talk about how he landed the legendary role of Father Damo in Father Ted, how he ended up becoming a writer on Killinaskully, about running techniques and shoes, about the current political climate in the US, we also come up wth some Fellow Passengers facts about the end of the Neanderthals, of course we talk about the landslide yes victory in the abortion referendum and much much more. facebook:...

Duration:01:31:59

Who Will Win the Abortion Referendum?? Independent Final Opinion Poll Analysis

5/21/2018
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A short roundup and analysis of the final polls for the Abortion Referendum in Ireland. facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fellowpassengerspodcast/ twitter: https://twitter.com/Fellowpodcast instagram: https://instagram.com/fellowpassengerspodcast Produced By: http://www.displacestudios.com/ For all enquiries email: fellowpassengerspodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:48:21

#022: Tony Cantwell & Marc Jago, from the Sexy Beasts Podcast

5/20/2018
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In this episode we chat with the hosts of the Sexy Beasts podcast, returning passenger Tony Cantwell, and Marc Jago. They tell us about how Sexy Beasts came to be, what it's about and why it's so funny. We talk about having a fear of spiders, about the hypocrisy of the Catholic Church in relation to the abortion referendum, about anti-Trump propaganda, a hypothetical gloryhole encounter, the importance of freedom of speech within a democratic society; and much much more! facebook:...

Duration:01:37:05

#021: Mike Scala, Singer/Songwriter

5/6/2018
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In this episode we speak to the great Mike Scala during his brief visit to the Emerald Isle. We talk about Mike's upbringing in Brooklyn where a breakdance tournament could break out at any moment. He tells us about his musical World Record, his upcoming album, his musical influences, and he learns what a 'Ghetto Blaster' is; who knew that was from this side of the Atlantic. We talk about loads more, but I'm so busy with college work that I don't have time to try and remember the rest. The...

Duration:01:27:51

#020: Sarah Gorry, activist

4/22/2018
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In this episode we go in depth on the upcoming abortion referendum in Ireland. We also speak about being a single parent, about the Catholic church aiding and abetting child rapists, about rejected politicians getting set up in an undemocratic Irish Senate, austerity, Ugandan snapchatters, and much more. facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fellowpassengerspodcast/ twitter: https://twitter.com/Fellowpodcast instagram: https://instagram.com/fellowpassengerspodcast Produced By:...

Duration:01:42:27

#019: Sarah Griffin, writer

4/8/2018
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In this episode we speak with author Sarah Griffin about how she became the podcast reviewer for the Irish Times, the state of podcasting in Ireland and in general, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, the legal oppression of of cannabis, Leo Varadkar meeting with Mike Pence and the efficacy of uncomfortable diplomacy, political polling and Leo Varadkar's honeymoon period, forcing prisoners to work for free, Clinton vs Trump and other neoliberal heroes, writing, and repealing the...

Duration:01:14:30

#018: Finbar Dwyer from The Irish History Podcast

3/25/2018
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( to find tickets for Fin's Dublin Famine tour visit: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/dublin-famine-tour-tickets-43587703996 ) In this episode we chat with Finbar Dwyer, host, writer, researcher, (and everything else) of the Irish History Podcast. We talk about vaping, the famous executioner Albert Pierrepoint, the old notion of genetic crime, working class discrimination and guilt in Irish society, the church and its sexual abuse of children, Ireland's blasphemy laws, the Berlin concentration...

Duration:01:14:04

A Brief Tribute to Stephen Hawking

3/14/2018
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The Trans-Neptunian object named Pluto was discovered by Clyde Tombaugh in February 1930 and became the 9th planet in our solar system, until it was downgraded in September 2006. It takes Pluto 248 years to complete a single orbit around the sun which means that for the entire time it was considered a planet it only aged by a third of a Plutoid year; it was 76 years old... facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fellowpassengerspodcast/ twitter: https://twitter.com/Fellowpodcast instagram:...

Duration:00:03:00

#017: Joe Mcgucken from The Windup Merchantz

3/11/2018
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In this episode we speak with Joe Mcgucken, sketch comedy writer and actor, and stand-up comedian, about the recent snow and siege on Lidl in Jobstown, the probability of fate, the recent Fine Gael propaganda surrounding the 2040 plans, gaming, the recent birth of Al's daughter and much more. facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fellowpassengerspodcast/ twitter: https://twitter.com/Fellowpodcast instagram: https://instagram.com/fellowpassengerspodcast Produced By:...

Duration:01:42:14

#016: Jason Collins, Radio presenter with LMFM

2/25/2018
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In this episode we speak with Jason Collins about cataracts, North Korea, Matresses, Hunting Hitler, some of Jason's most interesting guests, becoming a parent and much more. facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fellowpassengerspodcast/ twitter: https://twitter.com/Fellowpodcast instagram: https://instagram.com/fellowpassengerspodcast Produced By: http://www.displacestudios.com/ For all enquiries email: fellowpassengerspodcast@gmail.com

Duration:01:19:55

#015: Gerry McBride, stand-up comedian and writer for Waterford Whispers News

2/19/2018
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In this episode we chat with Gerry McBride, stand-up comedian and writer for Waterford Whispers News, about Irish comedy, D'unbelievables and Father Ted, Waterford Whispers News and the role of satire in the world today, Billy Connolly, the abortion referendum, crazy TV shows and much more. facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fellowpassengerspodcast/ twitter: https://twitter.com/Fellowpodcast instagram: https://instagram.com/fellowpassengerspodcast Produced By:...

Duration:01:31:53