Getting Better Acquainted
About This Show
A weekly podcast: Join Dave Pickering on his journey to get better acquainted with the people he knows. There are lots of shows about famous people. This is a show about the rest of us. Part interview show, part oral history project and part autobiography through conversation.
The show was nominated for a 2012 Radio Production Award, aired for 3 seasons on Resonance 104.4 FM and was featured on BBC Radio 4's In Pod We Trust, BBC Radio 5 Live’s Helen and Olly's Required Listening and has been recommended by The Guardian, Time Out and the Financial Times.
Most Recent Episode
GBA 271 Nathaniel Tapley
2 days ago
In GBA 271 we get better acquainted with Nathaniel Tapley. He talks writing, if our current political landscape is killing satire, being a women on the internet for a short period of time, making political comedy, pissing off Dapper Laughs, creating the comic character Sir Ian Bowler, MP, the landscape of print and online media and so much more.
Following him @natt and/or Sir Ian Bowler @sirianbowlermp on twitter.
The Family Tree: http://thefamilytreepodcast.co.uk/
Katy Darby: https://soundcloud.com/gettingbetteracquainted/gba-75-katy-darby
Lollitics - Chris Coltrane: http://www.chriscoltrane.co.uk/lolitics-my-camden-political-comedy-club.html
Lost Treasures of the Black Heart - Josie Long: http://www.losttreasurespodcast.com/
Stand Up Tragedy: http://www.standuptragedy.co.uk/
Sajeela Kershi: https://soundcloud.com/gettingbetteracquainted/gba-203-sajeela-kershi
Comedy Cottage: http://www.harlequintheatre.co.uk/whats-on/comedy-cottage/
Sir Ian Bowler: https://twitter.com/sirianbowlermp
Dapper Laughs: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dapper_Laughs
Rob Manuel: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rob_Manuel
Dapper Laughs Cancelation: http://www.mirror.co.uk/tv/tv-news/dapper-laughs-tells-audience-member-4602725
Review of Christmas Album: http://usvsth3m.com/post/we-listened-to-all-25-painful-minutes-of-dapper-laughs-christmas-album-so-you-dont-have-to
Abi Wilkinson: https://twitter.com/AbiWilks
Jake Yapp: http://jakeyapp.co.uk/
David Ike: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Icke
Toxic Masculinity: http://geekfeminism.wikia.com/wiki/Toxic_masculinity
Charlie Hebdo: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charlie_Hebdo
Charlie Hebdo Racist Editorial: https://charliehebdo.fr/en/edito/how-did-we-end-up-here/
Alan Kurdi - Charlie Hebdo: https://www.theguardian.com/media/2016/jan/14/charlie-hebdo-cartoon-depicting-drowned-child-alan-kurdi-sparks-racism-debate
The Onion: http://www.theonion.com/
Kelvin McKenzie: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kelvin_MacKenzie
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