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Dan Bain's Sleepy Time Mumbles

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Are podcasts too interesting? Need a podcast you CAN miss? Every episode Dan Bain improvises a podcast that's interesting enough to listen to, but not interesting enough to keep you awake, giving you the perfect podcast to fall asleep to.

Are podcasts too interesting? Need a podcast you CAN miss? Every episode Dan Bain improvises a podcast that's interesting enough to listen to, but not interesting enough to keep you awake, giving you the perfect podcast to fall asleep to.

Location:

New Zealand

Description:

Are podcasts too interesting? Need a podcast you CAN miss? Every episode Dan Bain improvises a podcast that's interesting enough to listen to, but not interesting enough to keep you awake, giving you the perfect podcast to fall asleep to.

Twitter:

@iamdanbain

Language:

English


Episodes

OK Computer (from memory)

6/13/2021
OK Computer is a blimmin' great album and one that I have listened to A LOT. But not in its entirety for quite some time. Am I able to tell you all about it just from memory? Does that sound dull? Like it would send you to sleep? Good. Because this is... Sleepy Time Mumbles... A podcast you CAN miss. Buy tickets to live shows! Perfuct StormVariations on the Same JokeFollow us here! InstagramTwitterFacebookNewsletterIt costs money to make this show. Support us by getting yourself some...

Duration:00:36:39

Conversations with your PE Teacher

6/5/2021
This week I talk school sports, transitioning from a professional to educational capacity, and the school curriculum with my special guest, your high school PE teacher. On Sleepy Time Mumbles... A podcast you CAN miss. Buy tickets to live shows! Perfuct StormVariations on the Same JokeFollow us here! InstagramTwitterFacebookNewsletterIt costs money to make this show. Support us by getting yourself some cool merch or buying us a coffee! MerchCoffeeNew cool postcardsSupport the show...

Duration:00:31:46

Big Dreams of Small Dogs

5/29/2021
What are dogs dreaming of when they snuffle about in their sleep? Especially when they are small dogs. And in some ways aren't we all small dogs with big dreams? We are on Sleepy Time Mumbles. A podcast you CAN miss. Follow us here! InstagramTwitterFacebookNewsletterIt costs money to make this show. Support us by getting yourself some cool merch or buying us a coffee! MerchCoffeeNew cool postcardsSupport the show (https://ko-fi.com/noosedoctopus)

Duration:00:25:59

Uneventful Reminiscences: Service and Restoration of Oak Wine Barrels for the NZ Wine Industry

5/22/2021
I started my working life as a barrel technician, servicing barrels for my Dad's business. Was the process of that long, specific, and overly complex? Yes, yes it was. Which is why it belongs on Sleepy Time Mumbles... A podcast you CAN miss. Follow us here! InstagramTwitterFacebookNewsletterIt costs money to make this show. Support us by getting yourself some cool merch or buying us a coffee! MerchCoffeeSupport the show (https://ko-fi.com/noosedoctopus)

Duration:00:34:11

Some Good News II

5/15/2021
It must be about time for some more good news, right? There still isn't a HUGE amount of it on the headlines, so I just made up some good fake news that's unlikely to continue to contribute to the fragmentation and segregation of society. Fingers crossed! On Sleepy Time Mumbles... A podcast you CAN miss. Follow us here! InstagramTwitterFacebookNewsletterIt costs money to make this show. Support us by getting yourself some cool merch or buying us a coffee! MerchCoffeeSupport the show...

Duration:00:31:15

Focus Group Simulator

5/8/2021
Imagine! You're sitting at a desk in a room with six other people of a similar demographic to you. Someone is asking you questions that seem entirely banal and uninteresting. You are being paid in vouchers. Experience all this and more in Focus Group Simulator, on Sleepy Time Mumbles... A podcast you CAN miss. Follow us here! InstagramTwitterFacebookNewsletterIt costs money to make this show. Support us by getting yourself some cool merch or buying us a coffee! MerchCoffeeSupport the...

Duration:00:31:09

I am made of Wings

5/1/2021
This episode host Dan Bain discusses podcasting, the concept of niches, and finding and following your passion. Just kidding, it’s mostly about chicken wings. On sleepy time mumbles... A podcast you CAN miss. Follow us here! InstagramTwitterFacebookNewsletterIt costs money to make this show. Support us by buying some cool merch! MerchDonateSupport the show (https://ko-fi.com/noosedoctopus)

Duration:00:34:52

A Toast to the Bride and Groom

4/24/2021
Ah, weddings! Aren't they great? Except when the speeches are long and boring. That's terrible at an actual wedding. But it's perfect for Sleepy Time Mumbles. A podcast you CAN miss. Follow us here! InstagramTwitterFacebookNewsletterIt costs money to make this show. Support us by buying some cool merch! MerchDonateSupport the show (https://ko-fi.com/noosedoctopus)

Duration:00:30:47

Snuggle Up My Darling

4/17/2021
There's nothing more frustrating than being a bit cold when you're trying to get to sleep and you should be cozy. Cosy. How is this word spelt? Spelled. I'm getting away from the point. So listen to this guide to keeping warm and snuggled as you head to sleep. On Sleepy Time Mumbles. A podcast you CAN miss. Follow us here! InstagramTwitterFacebookIt costs money to make this show. Support us by buying some cool merch! MerchDonateSupport the show (https://ko-fi.com/noosedoctopus)

Duration:00:31:45

Little Andromeda Winter Season

4/10/2021
In collaboration with Little Andromeda Fringe Theatre in Christchurch, New Zealand Sleepytime Mumbles performs a full and complete read of the winter season programme. You can get more info about all the shows at www.littleandromeda.co.nz Tell 'em you got sent by Sleepytime Mumbles... A podcast you CAN miss. Follow us here! InstagramTwitterFacebookSupport us by buying some cool merch MerchDonateSupport the show (https://ko-fi.com/noosedoctopus)

Duration:00:59:50

British Children's Picnic

4/3/2021
Back to the Library of Inertia to have a rake through the children's section and find a book in the style of authors of yesteryear, just hopefully without the colonialism or racism. Fingers crossed, on Sleepy Time Mumbles A podcast you CAN miss. Follow us here! InstagramTwitterFacebookSupport us by buying some cool merch MerchDonate Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/noosedoctopus)

Duration:00:29:01

Gossip About People You Don't Know

3/27/2021
Oh my God, did you hear this banal gossip about people you neither know nor care about? If that sounds like something that would literally send you to sleep, then you know you're in the right place. Sleepy Time Mumbles. A podcast you CAN miss. Follow us here! InstagramTwitterFacebookSupport us by buying some cool merch MerchDonateSupport the show (https://ko-fi.com/noosedoctopus)

Duration:00:29:32

Attached Covering Letters

3/20/2021
This week on the show some wonderfully dull examples of cover letters to accompany your job applications. (Here at Mumbles we take no responsibility for your job search, just lulling you to sleep, these strategies may be very poor indeed.) All we guarantee is that we are... A podcast you CAN miss. Follow us here! InstagramTwitterFacebookSupport us by buying some cool merch MerchDonate Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/noosedoctopus)

Duration:00:28:06

Let Your Mind Be As An Over-Salinated Rock Pool

3/13/2021
This week it's time for A Sleepy Time Mumbles twist on guided meditation. Self actualise and visualise yourself into a salty sleepy state with Sleepy Time Mumbles. A podcast you CAN miss. Follow us here! InstagramTwitterFacebookSupport us by buying some cool merch MerchDonateSupport the show (https://ko-fi.com/noosedoctopus)

Duration:00:30:38

Let us Walk, You and I, Across the Windy Moors.

3/5/2021
Welcome back! It's season two of Sleepy Time Mumbles and we're heading straight back to the Library of Inertia for a reading of the epic rambling poem, Let us Walk, You and I, Across the Windy Moors. Follow us here! InstagramTwitterFacebookSupport us by buying some cool merch MerchDonate Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/noosedoctopus)

Duration:00:27:26

Season Two Teaser

2/21/2021
Hi friends. If Sleepy Time Mumbles has become a part of your bed time ritual I'd love it if you could help me keep making it, and keep the audio quality up, by buying me a coffee HERE Hint! I won't be spending the money on coffee but rather some acoustic panels. If I make a little extra that will help me offset my hosting costs and keep Sleepy Time Mumbles going and ad-free. You could also buy yourself a cute shirt or mask at our Tee-Public, which also throws us a few bucks and you get a...

Duration:00:04:39

Christmas Lies from NZ

12/6/2020
To finish off the year and the first season of Sleepytime Mumbles, here are some of the ways the people of NZ celebrate Christmas that are not at all pure fabrication. We'll be back early 2021. With more... Sleepy Time Mumbles A podcast you CAN miss. InstagramTwitterFacebookMerch Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/noosedoctopus)

Duration:00:30:37

Quiet Bar Simulator

11/28/2020
This week, sit quietly on the end of a bar and be rambled at by a slightly drunk but pleasant old man. It's quiet bar simulator! Sleepy Time Mumbles A podcast you CAN miss. InstagramTwitterFacebookMerchSupport the show (https://ko-fi.com/noosedoctopus)

Duration:00:28:07

Pseudo-Medieval Sword Adventure II

11/21/2020
In Chapter 10 of Pseudo Medieval Sword Adventure: Book One: The Hammer of Anvilston (The Raven's Keep sequence - Catalyst Rising) Pokarth Six-Sword has to pay import duty on his various treasures to be allowed into the city of Green Gate on Mire. Sleepy Time Mumbles A podcast you CAN miss. InstagramTwitterFacebookMerchSupport the show (https://ko-fi.com/noosedoctopus)

Duration:00:32:41

Pseudo-medieval Sword Adventure.

11/14/2020
Visit the Library of Inertia to be read the first chapter of Pseudo-medieval Sword Adventure: Book One: The Hammer of Anvilston (The Raven's Keep sequence - Catalyst Rising) In Chapter One, Pokarth Six-Sword complains about the price of Cider. Sleepy Time Mumbles A podcast you CAN miss. InstagramTwitterFacebookMerch Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/noosedoctopus)

Duration:00:29:11