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The home of the podcast series The Nerds Who Haunted Themselves, And Why Not? (coming soon) and Why Comics?

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In which Stuart asks Vince Hunt the question; Why Comics?...

 

This time, Stuart completes his trilogy of Awesome Pod hosts and is joined by Vince Hunt (The Red Mask From Mars, The Awesome Comics Podcast) to talk about his love of comics and more, all stemming from that one question.

Recommendations - EAGLE, BATTLE, STORM FORCE, GARTH ENNIS PUNISHER, TKO COMICS, OUTER DARKNESS, CINEBOOKS, EUROPE COMICS

 

LINKS;

VINCE - Twitter @jesterdiablo

ACP - Podbean - Twitter @theawesomepod - Facebook - Big Cartel

STUART - Twitter @TokenNerd - Facebook

TROOBS - Website - Twitter @OKTrueBelievers - Facebook

NERDS - Facebook, Hello To Jason Isaacs, Tales From Beyond Infinity

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In which Stuart Mulrain and guest Raechel Leigh Carter talk teenage love in a Scottish School...

For episode three, Stuart talks to artist, writer & zine creator Raechel Leigh Carter about her love of the 1980 Bill Forsyth classic Gregory' Girl (with some random tangents off onto other things too).

LINKS

RAECHEL - Twitter @tinynoggin - Website

STUART - Twitter @TokenNerd

NERDS - Facebook

GREGORY'S GIRL - IMDB - Twitter - @gregorysgirl_ (Fan Group) @gregorysgirldoc (Documentary Page)

Title Music - Storytelling Man by Ruth's Curtain

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In which Stuart asks Sarah Millman the question; Why Comics?...

 

Stuart is joined by Sarah Millman (NPC Tea/Heart Of Time) to talk about creating comics, working as a freelancer, the convention experience and more, all stemming from that one question.

Recommendations - Jen Wang, Shaun Tan, Nyankees, Yotsuba, Stephanie Seed

 

LINKS;

SARAH- Patreon - Twitter @Heart_of_Time - NPC Tea 7 KickStarter

STUART - Twitter @TokenNerd - Facebook

TROOBS - Website - Twitter @OKTrueBelievers - Facebook

NERDS - Facebook

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July 31, 2019

Nerds Special: Con Talk

In which Stuart is joined by Iz McAuliffe & Tony Esmond to talk comic cons...

For this Special Nerds episode, Stuart is joined by Iz McAuliffe (CICE) and Tony Esmond (ACP) to talk about the UK Comic Convention scene.  We talk the highs, lows and all the stuff inbetween.

SHOUT OUTS;

Nottingham Comic Con, Leamington Comic Con, New York Comic Con, Oldham Comic Con, Thought Bubble, Not Another Comic Con, BAM!, Hackney Comic & Zine Fair

LINKS;

TONY- Website - Twitter @Ezohyez

NOBROW - Website - Twitter @NobrowPress - Facebook

ACP - Podbean - Twitter @theawesomepod - Facebook - Big Cartel

STUART - Twitter @TokenNerd - Facebook

TROOBS - Website - Twitter @OKTrueBelievers - Facebook

NERDS - Facebook

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In which Stuart Mulrain and guest Jonathan Melville talk giant killer worms...

For episode two, Stuart is joined by Jonathan Melville (author of Seeking Perfection: The Unofficial Guide To Tremors) to talk about his love of the 1990 Ron Underwood film Tremors, his memories of watching it, what it means to him and the journey it led him on to write his book.

LINKS:

SEEKING PERFECTION - Twitter - @TremorsGuide - Facebook - Amazon

JONATHAN - Twitter @jon_melville - Website - Facebook

STUART - Twitter @TokenNerd

NERDS - Facebook

TREMORS - IMDB

RECOMMENDATIONS:

Michael Gross on Twitter - Tremors Fan Page

Title music - Storytelling Man by Ruth's Curtain

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In which Stuart asks Dan Butcher the question; Why Comics?...

 

Stuart is joined by Dan Butcher (Vanguard/The Awesome Comics Podcast) to talk about creating comics and more, all stemming from that one question.

Recommendations - InvincibleKingdom, Rachael Smith, Reckless Hero & John Tucker

 

LINKS;

DAN- Website - Twitter @VanguardComic

ACP - Podbean - Twitter @theawesomepod - Facebook - Big Cartel

STUART - Twitter @TokenNerd - Facebook

TROOBS - Website - Twitter @OKTrueBelievers - Facebook

NERDS - Facebook

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In which Stuart Mulrain and guest Steve Taylor Bryant talk giant pink rhino homicide...

For the first episode, Stuart is joined by Steve Taylor Bryant to talk about his love of the 2002 Danny DeVito film Death To Smoochy, his memories of watching it, what it means to him and the effect it had on him.

LINKS:

STEVE - Twitter @STBwrites - The Dreamcage - AlbieMedia

STUART - Twitter @TokenNerd

NERDS - Facebook

DEATH TO SMOOCHY - IMDB

Title music - Storytelling Man by Ruth's Curtain

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In which Andy and Stuart talk about music to draw to...

 

Andy returns to the NerdCave to talk about the music they listen to when they draw, talk a little about some of the films they've seen recently (spoilers for Avengers Endgame and Bumblebee) and answer the question; "where the hell has Andy been?!!!"

 

Title Music - Who My Tryna Fool by Ruth's Curtain

 

Shout-Outs for; Project Hoax KickStarter, BAM!Clerks, Too Much Coffee Man, Ultimate Spider-Man, Hearts Beat Loud, What We Do In The Shadows, Scala Radio

Links - 

The Nerds Who Haunted Themselves: FACEBOOK

Stuart: FACEBOOK  |  INSTAGRAM  |  TWITTER

Andy: FACEBOOK  |  INSTAGRAM  |  TWITTER

True Believers:  WEBSITE  |  FACEBOOK  |  TWITTER  |  INSTAGRAM  |  MAILER

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In which Stuart asks John Tucker the question; Why Comics?...

 

Stuart is joined by John Tucker (Adrift, Plan A/Plan B) to talk about creating comics and more, all stemming from that one question.

Recommendations - Gunshow, Nedroid Picture Diary & Charles H. Raymond

 

LINKS;

JOHN- Website - Twitter @johntuckerart

 

STUART - Twitter @TokenNerd - Facebook

TROOBS - Website - Twitter @OKTrueBelievers - Facebook

NERDS - Facebook

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In which Stuart asks Tony Esmond the question; Why Comics?...

 

For the first episode of our new series, Stuart is joined by Tony Esmond (NoBrow, The Awesome Comics Podcast) to talk about his love of comics and more, all stemming from that one question.

Recommendations - In Waves & Kingdom

 

LINKS;

TONY- Website - Twitter @Ezohyez

NOBROW - Website - Twitter @NobrowPress - Facebook

ACP - Podbean - Twitter @theawesomepod - Facebook - Big Cartel

STUART - Twitter @TokenNerd - Facebook

TROOBS - Website - Twitter @OKTrueBelievers - Facebook

NERDS - Facebook

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