Edinburgh Fringe comedy podcasts 2012

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  • 25 July 2012

This article is from 2012


Pappy's Flatshare Slamdown

Enjoy shows by Shaun Keaveny, Greg Proops and Richard Herring without the need to visit Edinburgh

There are so many Fringe shows on in August every year it is impossible to see them all. It's a little known fact that if you were able to see every show, it would be an area the size of Wales stretch from here to the moon take a very long time indeed.

The good news is more and more shows are being recorded live and put on the internet as a podcast for you to download and listen to at your leisure. You don't even have to visit Edinburgh.

Many podcasts already have an archive of previous episodes to whet your appetite.

Greg Proops is the Smartest Man in the World

The Proopdog brings his podcast to the festival, promising an hour of satire, biting wit and inevitable tangents. An intimate night with a comedy legend.

Richard Herring's Edinburgh Fringe Podcast

Herring gallops through the Fringe, interviewing some of the biggest and best faces appearing at this year's festival. Expect stuff and nonsense and for Herring to go slightly mad as the stress finally takes its toll.

The Comedian's Comedian Live with Stuart Goldsmith

The stand-up turns interviewer in this live version of the popular podcast, featuring in depth interviews with comedy's most respected names. Previous guests have included Sarah Millican, Dr Brown, Alan Davies, Hannibal Buress, Josh Widdicombe, Pappy's and many more! 'A wonderful, warm, witty hour with an endearingly…

Do The Right Thing

Fuzz Productions Limited. The hilarious, occasionally absurd and frequently obscene panel game where two teams try to work out the right thing to do in any given situation. Award-winning! (2012 Sony Radio Award). Award-nominated! (Chortle and Poke Awards). Hosted by Danielle Ward, with Michael Legge and Margaret…

E4 Udderbelly Podcalf 2012

Stand-up, sketches, music and conversation make this the best lunchtime show in town. Five new guests recorded daily and broadcast to millions. A brilliant chance to see who's hot at the Fringe this year for only £6! 'A must-see' (Guardian). All ages. Underbelly and Dabster Productions.

The Ferret's Free Live Comedy Podcast

Hello and welcome! Comedy website TheFerret.co.uk hosts live recordings of their number one rated podcast, featuring chat, satire, sketch and stand-up from Ferret regulars Nicholas Barber, Charlie Murrell and Alex Worrall. Hosted by Paul Wogan. Three comedians come head to head and battle out what they feel is The Most…

Pappy's Flatshare Slamdown

Pappy's Flatshare Slamdown is the hilarious and anarchic panel game hosted by award winning sketch team Pappy’s and featuring brilliant comedian guests. Set in Pappy’s flat - with landlord Matthew in charge - the show sees unruly tenants Ben and Tom battle to avoid doing an annoying chore. To help them in this exciting…

The Pleasance Podcast: Shaun Keaveny - The 40 Year Old Edinburgh Virgin

Bucket Lists, midlife crises, selfish self-exploratory navel-gazing exercises … call them what you will, but humans of a certain age have been embarking on what they hope to be life-changing paradigm-shifting experiences as they approach middle age since our life expectancies rose above 39. I am no exception. As the…

Amnesty's Secret Comedy Podcast

Amnesty International and Dabster Productions. From the producers of the Secret Policeman's Ball, Amnesty's acclaimed comedy podcasts are back. Previous shows featured the likes of John Bishop, Sarah Millican, Russell Brand and many more. Come to the live recordings for a showcase of the best comedy chat, sketches…