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Distraction Pieces is a weekly podcast hosted by Scroobius Pip with long form interviews starting with guests such as Russel Brand, Zane Lowe, Alan Moore & DJ Yoda.

Distraction Pieces is a weekly podcast hosted by Scroobius Pip with long form interviews starting with guests such as Russel Brand, Zane Lowe, Alan Moore & DJ Yoda.
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United Kingdom

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Distraction Pieces is a weekly podcast hosted by Scroobius Pip with long form interviews starting with guests such as Russel Brand, Zane Lowe, Alan Moore & DJ Yoda.

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English


Episodes

Russell Kane - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #244

12/12/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 244 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! A full on luxurious comedy extravaganza here as Pip is joined by the relentless powerhouse that is RUSSELL KANE! A deep and dense but thoroughly engaging and very entertaining chat with Pip and Russell, covering a huge amount of goodness and insider knowledge, with comedy and politics and further beyond all being dealt with handily. From the madness of a comedian’s tour itinerary to how comedians...

Duration:01:19:45

Boots Riley - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #243

12/5/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 243 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! Another very long awaited one here, as Pip is joined by director of the glorious indie hit ‘Sorry To Bother You’ and long-standing member of Oakland rap group The Coup - it’s Boots Riley! “…as I went on I realised the main thing that I needed to give people was passion…” Pip’s been lining this one up for a GOOD long while, before the hype was bubbling in the UK for Boot’s debut film as director,...

Duration:01:00:08

David Lowery - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #242

11/28/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 242 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! A directorial gemstone right here this week as Pip is joined by ‘Old Man & A Gun’s DAVID LOWERY! “…that’s one of the things I always look for when I start writing, is like, how can i make this autobiographical… I need to find that thing that makes it connect to me…” A fascinating sit down here, which is the perfect companion to last week’s film-based episode. Always crazy interesting to hear Pip...

Duration:00:58:14

Matt Palmer - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #241

11/23/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 241 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! A full on ‘inside the director’s studio’ gem here this week on your Friday bonus episode, as Pip sits down with writer/director MATT PALMER! “…you just have to make your peace with the fact that things take time…” First off - have you seen Calibre on Netflix? Yes? Perfect. No? You know what? Also perfect. Either way, you’ll be hearing from the man behind this brutal but absolutely gripping...

Duration:01:28:12

John Cooper Clarke - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #240

11/21/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 240 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! You asked for it… The universe provided… Ladies and gentlemen, make some noise for the Bard Of Salford, the living legend - that’s right, this week Pip is joined by JOHN COOPER CLARKE! “If I was a band I would have split up years ago…” Hopefully you are aware of the fellow and his work, but if that’s not the case, well you have a glorious road ahead of you… Pip sits down with the legendary punk...

Duration:01:09:27

Michael Venom Page - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #239

11/14/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 239 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! A long, long awaited meet up here as Pip is joined by the Most Valuable Person in this whole MMA business… It’s the phenomenal MICHAEL VENOM PAGE! “I’m very present when I’m fighting, and it sounds weird to say but I’m not emotionally in the fight...” Of course, MMA heads by now will just be clicking or tapping that download button without reading any further, but for those of you perhaps less...

Duration:01:44:40

Michaela Coel returns! - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #238

11/7/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 238 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! Today marks the long, patiently awaited return appearance from the acting and writing superhero who is KILLING it left, right, center and diagonal - it’s Michaela Coel! What exactly HASN’T she been doing since she was last on? Good lord… Michaela is unquestionably smashing it right now (and has been for a minute), starring in two Black Mirror episodes, feature film Been So Long, BBC drama Black...

Duration:00:57:40

Liam Howlett (side B) - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #237

10/31/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 237 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! Long awaited and hugely exciting longform chat awesomeness with the Prodigy legend LIAM HOWLETT! AS WE CONTINUE… So you’ve had a nice taste of side A - well you’ll be pleased to know side B is everything you would want it to be, as Liam concludes the story so far while hinting at the road ahead. Here we hit the ‘Dirtchamber’ mix poin and move along from there, from his two year departure from the...

Duration:00:54:36

Liam Howlett (side A) - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #237

10/31/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 237 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! Long awaited and hugely exciting longform chat awesomeness with the Prodigy legend LIAM HOWLETT! “…I like tension in music… and I think the stage is where it manifests itself…” A rare one right here folks, as Liam spends a good chunk of time chatting with Pip on all things Prodigy and solo, spanning the entirety of his incredible career. Such an engaging and interesting talk, running through the...

Duration:00:59:05

Epic Beard Men (Sage Francis & B Dolan) - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #236

10/24/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 236 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! A fully bearded throwdown for you this week, yes people this is the one you’ve been so patiently waiting for - Pip is joined by the gawds SAGE FRANCIS and B DOLAN aka EPIC BEARD MEN! A full power meeting of the beards right here, which is exactly like sitting in with the trio as they get their chat on. This is your chance to have a seat at the table and listen in on the behind the scenes science...

Duration:01:46:03

Gizzi Erskine - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #235

10/19/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 235 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! A celebration of good, honest home cooking right here this week as Pip is joined by the marvellous chef and author GIZZI ERSKINE! Absolutely great from the beginning, this chat with Gizzi is a full on entertaining and buzzy one with so much packed into the hour-ish run time! You wouldn’t have known she was hungover if she hadn’t have mentioned it, as she rattles through so many entertaining and...

Duration:01:10:44

Dr Kate Devlin - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #234

10/17/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 234 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! A super scientifical smash this week, a long awaited one at that, as Pip is joined by the phenomenal Dr Kate Devlin - master of all that is AI, computer science and areas where these meet human sexuality. Pip’s been hinting at this for a good while, as he knew after recording that it was already one of his favourites. He KNOWS you shouldn’t have favourites. But still… Anyway, Dr Kate is a full on...

Duration:01:11:32

Desiree Akhavan - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #233

10/10/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 233 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! Pure actorial and directorial treats for you this week, a real powerhouse flooded with gems and gold nuggets… People, Pip is joined by DESIREE AKHAVAN! Gems and gold nuggets all over the place. A real pleasure of a chat, as Desiree talks openly and honestly about every aspect of her creative process and inspiration, moving so gracefully from one angle to the next. You may know her from 2015’s...

Duration:01:19:07

Josh Weller - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #232

10/3/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 232 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! A full on entertaining and thoroughly interesting catch up here with the multi-disciplined and outrageously talented musician JOSH WELLER! You may well have caught Josh on brother/sister podcasts Hardcore Listings and Off The Beat And Track, and if so that will have only endeared you to the fella all the more. Here Pip sits down with him for a good amount of time in a pub basement to chat about so...

Duration:01:49:13

Dominic Monoghan - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #231

9/26/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 231 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! Pure acting awesomeness for your enjoyment this week, as Pip is joined by the Mancunian master - it’s DOMINIC MONAGHAN! Where to even start… Take your pick! Lost. Lord Of The Rings. FlashForward. Wild Things. Or maybe you would like to go with Star Wars? Good lord, Dominic is killing it on many levels and this podcast is an insight into the gravel voiced superstar’s world - from behind the scenes...

Duration:01:41:58

Eddie Dennis - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #230

9/23/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 229 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! This episode’s a full on treat for you wrestle fans - and indeed, non-wrestle fans - Pip is joined by former teacher turned pro wrestler, the pride of Wales - it's EDDIE DENNIS! The ‘wrestle fans’ part is obvious… Something of a no-brainer if you will. The reason it’s a treat for the non-wrestle fans, or those of you who may not check for it so much, is because it’s almost a modern day folk tale...

Duration:01:32:09

Angel Giuffria - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #229

9/19/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 229 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! You are gonna love this one, maybe as much as Pip did recording it - ladies and gentlemen, this week’s guest is the incredible bionic arm queen Angel Giuffria! So much goodness contained in one episode, it’s hard to know where to begin… You may have seen Angel in Hunger Games, or maybe Goliath, or caught some of the SXSW action she was recently involved in, but either way - know her or not - you...

Duration:01:29:05

Drew Pearce - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #228

9/12/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 228 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! A full on writing and directing masterclass right here as Pip is joined one of the busiest bigshots in the Hollywood multiverse, DREW PEARCE! While you may not see Drew acting alongside big screen pals like Tom Cruise and Robert Downey Jr, by god he is busy working on scripts, rewrites, edits and all that entails which contribute to the blockbusters they star in… With the behind the scenes arts of...

Duration:01:31:56

Kate Tempest - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #227

9/5/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 227 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! A perfect repeat performance for you this episode as Pip is joined by close personal pal and multi talented spoken word contemporary KATE TEMPEST to tell some stories and catch up in general! An excellently timed slot for Kate, hot on the release of her new book ‘Running Upon The Wires’, so you can expect a lot of science behinds the scenes on that, as well as her other releases and the weird and...

Duration:01:11:11

Bart Layton & Barry Keoghan - Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip #226

8/29/2018
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Welcome, welcome, welcome to episode 226 of the Distraction Pieces Podcast with Scroobius Pip! A perfect movie based follow up to the incredible previous episode with Spike Lee, as Pip is joined by director Bart Layton and actor Barry Keoghan - both of ‘American Animals’! An amazing chance to catch up with the pair as Pip rocks it tag-team style, starting the podcast with director Bart Layton and concluding halfway through with actor Barry Keoghan. Needless to say, with two sides of the...

Duration:01:02:06