Geeky Brummie

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January 21, 2017 01:20:24
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Issue 49

This week on Geeky Brummie we have the second part of our massive preview of all things geeky in 2017. The team take a look at the video and board games, comics, technology and events set to be big over the next twelve months. The team also take on the pop charts with this week's Top Trumps, and talk about the upcoming sequel to British classic Trainspotting. Originally broadcast on 21/01/2017. ****But wait, there's more! ****On our podcast extras, Guy has a stinky salad and an amazing coat, Ryan and George talk about their alternate identities as food bloggers, Keith gives us a bus travel update, Phil arrives (late) dressed as Captain Haddock, we all try some disgusting sweets, we talk about dogs and their eating habits, Phil tells us all again why having a satsuma as one of the world's most powerful people is wrong in "I'm Phil Ellis and this is why you're wrong", and George and Dave give us their first edition of "Cosplay 101". It's like an expansion pack of geek! ...

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January 14, 2017 01:33:01
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Issues 47 & 48

### Issue 47 This week on Geeky Brummie we pay tribute to one of the biggest legends of all time, Mr David Bowie. The team take a look back at his film and television career; and also talk about his impact on geek culture. We also have a selection of tunes from the man himself and regular feature Geeky Goings-on. Originally broadcast 07/1/2017 ### Issue 48 This week on Geeky Brummie we have the first part of our massive preview of all things geeky in 2017. The team take a look forward to what they think will be some of particular film and TV highlights of the year; in addition to this, podcast extras "The Angry Guy" and "I'm Philip Ellis, and this is why you're wrong". Originally broadcast 14/01/2017 ...

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December 31, 2016 02:09:33
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Issue 46

This weeks show is a special edition of Geeky Brummie, where we present the best of the 2016 shows. Highlights include * Interviews with Greg Grunberg, John Barrowman, the Krankies, Adam White and Corey Brotherson * The best of Pound Shop Cosplay * Our favourite rounds of Top Trumps * A man who hates dogs * Phil on a VR experience * Ryan and Guy on a £5 budget * George and Dave putting their relationship to the test * And, a rather amusing film title Join Ryan Parish, Keith Bloomfield, George Elsmere, Guy Halford, David Whitney, Philip Ellis, Dave Massey and Shaun Mynett on a trip back through the brilliant, surreal and often amusing world of geek-ness in 2016. Originally broadcast 31/12/2016 ...

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December 24, 2016 01:56:29
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Issues 44 & 45

### Issue 44 A long time ago, in a studio far far away... the Geeky Brummie team celebrate the release of _Rogue One: A Star Wars Story_. Ollie Macnamee from Bleedin' Cool News joins the team to discuss their thoughts on the new films and for a catch-up. The team play a _Star Wars_ quiz, and a pen causes trouble. Originally broadcast 17/12/2016 ### Issue 45 Ho Ho Ho... It's time for the Geeky Brummie Christmas special. In this feature-length festive edition of the show, the team are joined in the studio by Stacey Taylor from _Stacey's Pop Culture Parlour Podcast_ and Steve Tanner, writer of comic book _Flintlock_. The team discuss their favourite Christmas movies, attempt to play some board games live on air, play the ultimate pack of Top Trumps. The team also indulge in a little gift giving. Originally broadcast 24/12/2016 ...

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December 10, 2016 01:10:23
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Issues 42 & 43

### Issue 42 We are joined in the studio by Sam from Geek Retreat, which has just opened up in Birmingham city centre; occasional guest Sam Edwards pops in to tell us about his appearance in the United Theatre Company's Christmas panto _Sleeping Beauty_. Elsewhere the team explore the A List through the Z List with this week's Top Trumps and Guy expresses some rather harsh opinions towards Greggs. Originally broadcast 03/12/2016. ### Issue 43 We are joined in the studio by Stacey Taylor from _Stacey's Pop Culture Parlour Podcast_ ; Steve Tanner, writer of comic book _Flintlock_ , DJ Kapt' Kirk from _The Vinyl Frontier_ and Pete Steel, head of music at Brum Radio. The team talk about _Westworld_ after this week's finale, and the first season as a whole; and play a random of 'Space Monsters' Top Trumps that are possibly too much like a famous space film series. Originally broadcast 10/12/2016 ...

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November 26, 2016 01:21:52
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Issues 40 & 41

### Issue 40 This week on Geeky Brummie, it's action packed as ever. The team discuss the their thoughts about the release of _Harry Potter_ spin off _Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them_ , Phil tries to convince Ryan to watch _Gilmore Girls_ , Keith reviews _Battlezone_ on the Playstation VR, and the award-winning Dave Massey takes on _Until Dawn_ again on the VR in some previously unheard audio. To wrap it up, there's a truly bizarre round of Top Trumps. Originally broadcast 19/11/2016. ### Issue 41 Ryan and George talk about their recent visit to MCM in Birmingham, and also show the team some random products they purchased whilst there; there is also highlights of 'Girl Power', George's recent talk at the Gunmaker's Arms about women in comics. The team discuss the Birmingham German Market in this weeks 'Why's it Rubbish?' and Guy reviews _Watch Dogs 2_ on the PS4 (sort of). Originally broadcast 26/11/2016 ...

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