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On the Conversation Hour, you'll get to know great Australian and international guests as they share their stories with Jon Faine.

On the Conversation Hour, you'll get to know great Australian and international guests as they share their stories with Jon Faine.
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Location:

Melbourne, VIC

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Interviews

Description:

On the Conversation Hour, you'll get to know great Australian and international guests as they share their stories with Jon Faine.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Conversation Hour: Beverley O'Connor, Des Bishop, Anuvab Pal, Kaneez Surka, Naveen Richard

4/17/2019
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The last blast comedy festival show co-hosted by Beverley O'Connor and featuring Des Bishop, Anuvab Pal, Kaneez Surka and Naveen Richard

Duration:00:38:33

The Conversation Hour: Heather Ewart, Phill Jupitus, Nicholas Buc

4/16/2019
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Heather Ewart takes a seat, Phill Jupitus is sassy and funny and composer Nicholas Buc.

Duration:00:44:45

The Conversation Hour: Planet America

4/15/2019
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America experts Chas Licciardello and Sara James address issues on America.

Duration:00:54:04

The Conversation Hour: Paul Kennedy, Vanessa Amorosi, The Maes'

4/14/2019
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Paul Kennedy and the new songs of Vanessa Amorosi and The Maes'

Duration:00:54:04

The Conversation Hour: Felicity Ward, Ben Elton, Josh Szeps

4/10/2019
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Felicity Ward busts her nut, Ben Elton has an identity crisis and Josh Szeps claims #youtoo

Duration:00:46:50

The Conversation Hour: Sally Young and Mark Rubbo

4/8/2019
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Sally Young on Australia's early newspaper moguls, and Mark Rubbo celebrates 50 years of Readings bookshop.

Duration:00:46:27

The Conversation Hour: Alison Pouliot and Loretta Smith

4/7/2019
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Alison Pouliot on the allure of fungi, and Loretta Smith on Alice Anderson's all women garage in Kew.

Duration:00:45:10

The Conversation Hour: Damian Callinan, Russell Morris and Brendan Stroud

4/4/2019
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Live music from Russell Morris's new album, and a wheelchair footy player supporting Team 22 in their efforts to help those with spinal cord injuries.

Duration:00:49:08

The Conversation Hour: Mark Scott, David Fagan and Alma Zygier

4/3/2019
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Former ABC MD Mark Scott and former Courier Mail editor David Fagan reflect on technology, social media, and Australia's luck. With live music from Alma Zygier.

Duration:00:51:09

The Conversation Hour: Sarah Maddison, Jay Wymarra, and Wes Snelling

4/2/2019
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Sarah Maddison with her new book The Colonial Fantasy: Why White Australia Can’t Solve Black Problems, and Jay Wymarra with Wes Snelling on the Comedy Festival's Deadly Funny.

Duration:00:46:36

The Conversation Hour: Michael Tortoni, Chelsea Wilson and Danny Bhoy

4/1/2019
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Deborah Cheetham chats with Michael Tortoni and Chelsea Wilson who are both directing jazz festivals. And Danny Bhoy is in Melbourne for the Comedy Festival not to get away from Brexit.

Duration:00:45:37

The Conversation Hour: Daniel Kitson and Lucy Dacus

3/31/2019
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Daniel Kitson gives no spoilers about his Comedy Festival show Keep, and indie superstar singer songwriter Lucy Dacus touring Australia for the first time.

Duration:00:45:19

The Conversation Hour: Joe Camilleri and David Gillespie

3/28/2019
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Live music from The Black Sorrows, and the author of Sweet Poison turns his mind to teenage screen time.

Duration:00:50:51

The Conversation Hour: David Koch and Connie Boglis

3/27/2019
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A plan for your finances, Pauline Hanson no longer welcome on Sunrise, and the deeply moving back-story to a new book for children.

Duration:00:45:50

The Conversation Hour: Luka Bloom and Sarah McKenzie

3/26/2019
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Live music and great conversation.

Duration:00:54:29

The Conversation Hour: Judith Lucy and Mark Watson

3/25/2019
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Stars of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival.

Duration:00:43:16

The Conversation Hour: Duncan Maskell and Rebecca Huntley

3/24/2019
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Susan Carland meets Melbourne University's new vice-chancellor, and takes the pulse of Australia with a leading social researcher.

Duration:00:48:15

The Conversation Hour: Katie Noonan, Koraly Dimitriadis

3/21/2019
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Live music from trio Elixir, and Just Give Me The Pills - a new novel in verse.

Duration:00:46:26

The Conversation Hour: Phil Wang, Kate Berry and Erica Dunn

3/20/2019
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Comedy, historic motels, and live music from Palm Springs.

Duration:00:48:51

The Conversation Hour: Freda Payne and Paul Foot

3/19/2019
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How Band of Gold helped sustain a rich life of performance, and a return to the Comedy Festival for one of the UK's funniest.

Duration:00:49:12