Barney Farmer

with special guest co-host Alan Moore (Part 1)

Since today is publication day for Robin Ince’s book I’m a Joke and So Are You we’ve got a very special double episode. In a front room in Northampton Robin is joined by Alan Moore, subbing in as co-host for Josie Long this week, to chat with author of Drunken Baker Barney Farmer. They chat about all their new books, accents, Viz, Laurence Scott, HP Lovecraft and a whole lot more. Part Two will be out very soon.

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Reading List

Alan recommends:

The poems of Wilfred Owen

First as Tragedy Then as Farce by Slavoj Žižek

The Call of Cthulhu by HP Lovecraft

Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov

Barney recommends:

Viz magazine

Robin recommends:

Drunken Baker by Barney Farmer

Dodgem Logic magazine

I’m a Joke and So Are You by Robin Ince

Broadmoor Revealed by Mark Stevens

Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller

Picnic Comma Lightning by Laurence Scott

The Four Dimensional Human by Laurence Scott

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