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bio if necessary: TWO PEOPLE, ONE SOUL, THREE EGOS, AND A PAIR OF WASHING UP GLOVES Shy Teli and Ilyas Kassam navigate the complex world of truth, romance, hell and housework. With a penchant for nonsense as well as philosophy their realisations are as comic as they are profound. Sometimes insightful, sometimes funny, always absurd, these two oddballs journey towards the abyss of ridiculousness, hoping to stumble upon enlightenment without exerting the slightest effort to do so. If you are looking for an existential comedy to heal you from the banality of existence and the pains of washing up, this may well be the sonic lexiprone you are looking for.

bio if necessary: TWO PEOPLE, ONE SOUL, THREE EGOS, AND A PAIR OF WASHING UP GLOVES Shy Teli and Ilyas Kassam navigate the complex world of truth, romance, hell and housework. With a penchant for nonsense as well as philosophy their realisations are as comic as they are profound. Sometimes insightful, sometimes funny, always absurd, these two oddballs journey towards the abyss of ridiculousness, hoping to stumble upon enlightenment without exerting the slightest effort to do so. If you are looking for an existential comedy to heal you from the banality of existence and the pains of washing up, this may well be the sonic lexiprone you are looking for.
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United Kingdom

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bio if necessary: TWO PEOPLE, ONE SOUL, THREE EGOS, AND A PAIR OF WASHING UP GLOVES Shy Teli and Ilyas Kassam navigate the complex world of truth, romance, hell and housework. With a penchant for nonsense as well as philosophy their realisations are as comic as they are profound. Sometimes insightful, sometimes funny, always absurd, these two oddballs journey towards the abyss of ridiculousness, hoping to stumble upon enlightenment without exerting the slightest effort to do so. If you are looking for an existential comedy to heal you from the banality of existence and the pains of washing up, this may well be the sonic lexiprone you are looking for.

Language:

English

Contact:

07740429219


Episodes

S1 E20: Doubt

9/16/2018
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In this episode Ilyas and Shy contemplate their indecision and their tendency to doubt themselves. This leads them to explore the i-ching. vegetarianism, and their erections, all whilst wishing they were in Birmingham.

Duration:00:25:20

S1 E19: Lonliness

9/2/2018
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In this episode Ilyas and Shy explore Lonliness, and why their mums are so adamant that marriage is the solution to their lonliness. This takes them into the realm of Connection, Attachment, Onomastics and Art.

Duration:00:29:11

S1 E18: Memory

8/19/2018
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In this episode Ilyas and Shy, explore the tenuous grasp they have over their memory, and their unconscious impulse to distort their pasts; whilst taking us into the world of butterflies, truth, and identity. To read a full account of Ilyas and Shy's experience with Butterfly Man, and to vote which story is true, please visit :https://www.karlmarxdoesthewashingup.com/episodes

Duration:00:33:30

S1 E17: Philosophy

8/5/2018
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In this epsiode Ilyas and Shy explore the purpose of Philosophy and their obsession with asking Why, whilst traversing the boundaries of truth, impotence, and rationality.

Duration:00:24:29

S1 E16: Fashion

7/22/2018
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Despite their unhoned pyjama chic style, In this episode, Ilyas and Shy discuss the subliminal world of Fashion, and their failure to evade its presence. This takes them down the rabbit hole of technology, identity, nudity and pineapple symbology.

Duration:00:24:29

S1E15: Violence

6/24/2018
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In this episode Ilyas and Shy discuss the impact of physical and emotion violence, whilst exploring power, illness, fear and insanity.

Duration:00:30:03

SE1 E14: Heroes

6/10/2018
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In this episode Shy and Ilyas explore the role of a hero, whilst discussing vulnerability, Gandhi and polytheism.

Duration:00:25:24

S1E13: Love

5/27/2018
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In this episode, Ilyas and Shy contemplate the erratic world of Love, and their relentless desire to say I love you; whilst discussing God, egos, Five Guys, and aerial economics.

Duration:00:31:21

S1E12: Spirits

5/6/2018
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In this episode Ilyas and Shy contemplate the existence of Spirits, whilst touching on gravity, curses, and the importance of well sculpted vitamin C.

Duration:00:28:48

S1E11: Intimacy

4/22/2018
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In this episode Ilyas and Shy discuss their fear and desire for intimacy; whilst touching on family, dating, humility and tree hugging.

Duration:00:28:03

S1E10: Religion

4/1/2018
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As Easter approaches, Ilyas and Shy head to the church to explore Religion; whilst discussing polytheism, the smell of god, architectural memory, and bogeys.

Duration:00:37:08

S1E9: Death

3/18/2018
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In this episode Ilyas and Shy navigate the emotive world of death, whilst exploring our finitude, God, and how to hold on to your money in the afterlife.

Duration:00:29:41

S1E8: Dreams

3/4/2018
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In this episode, Ilyas and Shy explore the psychedelic world of dreams - trying to decipher why Shy only dreams in Spanish, and why Ilyas's dreams always involve him having sex to his own podcast. Consequentially they discuss repetition, past lives and intimacy.

Duration:00:23:40

S1E7: Soul

2/18/2018
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In this episode, Ilyas and Shy discuss the Soul - do we we have one? and if not, how do we get one? - whilst accidentally falling into the realms of Gardening, Narcissism, God, and Justin Beiber.

Duration:00:27:05

S1E6: Afterlife

2/4/2018
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In this episode, Ilyas and Shy contemplate the ramifications of this life upon the next, and our relentless need to learn from our mistakes; whilst exploring Free Will, Fatalism, Uncertainty, and the ever increasing prices of Cosmic Real Estate.

Duration:00:28:17

S1E5: Absurdity

1/21/2018
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In this episode, Ilyas and Shy contemplate the absurdity of life, and our overwhelming obsession to live in the moment; whilst exploring the Inconceivable and its relationship to Poetry, Time, and Beauty.

Duration:00:25:19

New Years Special: Proverbs

1/7/2018
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In this episode, Ilyas and Shy celebrate the New Year by reading through a series of 17th century European proverbs, to see if they are relevant in today’s world. Leading them into the realms of Marriage, Facebook, Cows Milk, and Luck.

Duration:00:22:59

S1E4: Pleasure (Gastroenteritis)

12/17/2017
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In this episode, Ilyas and Shy contemplate the world of pleasure, and their current bout of Gastroenteritis; whilst exploring the Sexual, the Cerebral, and the Mechanical.

Duration:00:29:16

S1E3: Time

12/3/2017
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In this episode, Ilyas and Shy contemplate Time, and their general disregard for it; whilst exploring its relationship with God, Art, and Transcendence.

Duration:00:24:17

S1E2: Nonsense

11/19/2017
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In this episode, Ilyas and Shy discuss nonsense, and their affinity towards an unintelligible use of language; whilst exploring themes of Knowledge, Truth, Humility, Flat Earths, and Poetic Accounting.

Duration:00:21:38