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, the show was nominated for a 2012 Radio Production Award, goes out regular on Resonance 104.4 FM and was featured on the Radio 5 Live podcast special, Helen and Olly's Required Listening.
Most Recent Episode
GBA 177 @daniel_barker
1 day ago
In GBA 177 we get better acquainted with Daniel. He talks magic, twitter, words, comedy and opinions and has opinions and apologies for having opinions on all of those pursuits. The conversation is a delightful dance of arrogant self-deprecation and comfortable social awkwardness with some live card tricks thrown into the mix.
Buying him beer in pubs.
Stand Up Tragedy: Tragic Friends at the Dogstar in Brixton on Thursday 25th September from 7.30pm. Pay What You Like: https://www.facebook.com/events/571116096344062/
Stand Up Tragedy: http://www.standuptragedy.co.uk/
James Ross: https://twitter.com/fki01
Eddie Izzard: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eddie_Izzard
Bill Bailey: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bill_Bailey
Tweet typos: http://www.thewire.com/entertainment/2012/11/inside-nitpicky-minds-twitter-typo-police/59412/
Derren Brown: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Derren_Brown
Richard Wiseman: http://richardwiseman.wordpress.com/
Richard Dawkins: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Dawkins
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