Balustrade's World of Interesting Things

by Balustrade

Balustrade's World of Interesting Things
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 16
  • Last: 25 Dec 2017
Balustrade's World of Interesting Things - an occasional podcast in which Carter and Lex from alt.westcountry pioneers Balustrade discuss anything and everything that they think is interesting (interest not guaranteed).

Episodes (16)

  • BWOIT Episode 016 - Christmas Special
    BWOIT Episode 016 - Christmas Special
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    Published: 25 Dec 2017 Duration: 29:35
    MERRY CHRISTMAS from the team at BWOIT! On this very very very special Christmas episode, Lex and Carter are joined by two special guests! How EXCITING! As it's Christmas, the gang gather round the DVD player to enjoy a couple of festive fi... Read more →
    MERRY CHRISTMAS from the team at BWOIT! On this very very very special Christmas episode, Lex and Carter are joined by two special guests! How EXCITING! As it's Christmas, the gang gather round the DVD player to enjoy a couple of festive fi... Read more →

  • BWOIT Episode 015 - Evil beards and naughty Gods
    BWOIT Episode 015 - Evil beards and naughty Gods
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    Published: 13 Dec 2017 Duration: 21:06
    It's beginning to look a bit like Christmas... but before we unleash the Christmas special on the world, we've got another regular episode for you to get your greasy ears round! Graphic novels, sequential art, comics, cartoons - call them w... Read more →
    It's beginning to look a bit like Christmas... but before we unleash the Christmas special on the world, we've got another regular episode for you to get your greasy ears round! Graphic novels, sequential art, comics, cartoons - call them w... Read more →

  • BWOIT Episode 014 - Shins, Slowdive, Minor Victories
    BWOIT Episode 014 - Shins, Slowdive, Minor Victories
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    Published: 30 Nov 2017 Duration: 23:06
    Back on safe-ish ground, Lex and Carter are back to blither on about music for a bit. This time round, Carter decides not to listen to the album Lex asked him too. This makes Lex sad. The Shins, Slowdive and Minor Victories are given the Ba... Read more →
    Back on safe-ish ground, Lex and Carter are back to blither on about music for a bit. This time round, Carter decides not to listen to the album Lex asked him too. This makes Lex sad. The Shins, Slowdive and Minor Victories are given the Ba... Read more →

  • BWOIT Episode 013 - The Great British Bake Off
    BWOIT Episode 013 - The Great British Bake Off
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    Published: 13 Nov 2017 Duration: 24:17
    Late to the party as ever, Lex and Carter are too busy stuffing their faces with cake to discuss The Great British Bake Off in a sensible way. But they try, bless 'em! In this too-late-in-the-day Bake Off Special, you'll hear what was good,... Read more →
    Late to the party as ever, Lex and Carter are too busy stuffing their faces with cake to discuss The Great British Bake Off in a sensible way. But they try, bless 'em! In this too-late-in-the-day Bake Off Special, you'll hear what was good,... Read more →

  • BWOIT Episode 012 - Ready Player One
    BWOIT Episode 012 - Ready Player One
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    Published: 30 Oct 2017 Duration: 25:45
    Lex and Carter both found time to read a book! One with loads of words and no pictures! Ernest Cline's Ready Player One gets the Balustrade treatment, wherein Lex and Carter get so excited that they end up talking about this topic for ages.... Read more →
    Lex and Carter both found time to read a book! One with loads of words and no pictures! Ernest Cline's Ready Player One gets the Balustrade treatment, wherein Lex and Carter get so excited that they end up talking about this topic for ages.... Read more →

  • BWOIT Episode 011 - Childrens TV Theme Tunes
    BWOIT Episode 011 - Childrens TV Theme Tunes
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    Published: 16 Oct 2017 Duration: 27:32
    There is nothing that Lex and Carter like more that wallowing in nostalgia, so true to form the boys are back to discuss their favourite Children's TV theme tunes. In an episode described by Lex as "rambling" and by Carter as "harrowing", t... Read more →
    There is nothing that Lex and Carter like more that wallowing in nostalgia, so true to form the boys are back to discuss their favourite Children's TV theme tunes. In an episode described by Lex as "rambling" and by Carter as "harrowing", t... Read more →

  • BWOIT Episode 010 - Malcolm Middleton
    BWOIT Episode 010 - Malcolm Middleton
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    Published: 2 Oct 2017 Duration: 35:08
    The lovely Balustrade boys are back, sitting down with a nice cup of tea to talk about the brilliant Malcolm Middleton. This episode contains lots of... erm... fruity language, for which Lex and Carter are very apologetic... but they can't ... Read more →
    The lovely Balustrade boys are back, sitting down with a nice cup of tea to talk about the brilliant Malcolm Middleton. This episode contains lots of... erm... fruity language, for which Lex and Carter are very apologetic... but they can't ... Read more →

  • BWOIT Episode 009 - Marvel Cinematic Universe
    BWOIT Episode 009 - Marvel Cinematic Universe
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    Published: 18 Sep 2017 Duration: 26:06
    The boys from Balustrade go head-to-head once more, discussing (in a roundabout sort of way) their favourite films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe canon. I'm sure canon is the wrong word, but I'm going to use it anyway. Captain America The... Read more →
    The boys from Balustrade go head-to-head once more, discussing (in a roundabout sort of way) their favourite films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe canon. I'm sure canon is the wrong word, but I'm going to use it anyway. Captain America The... Read more →

  • BWOIT Episode 008 - Game of Thrones
    BWOIT Episode 008 - Game of Thrones
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    Published: 5 Sep 2017 Duration: 30:18
    Season Seven of Game of Thrones is over... so Lex and Carter get together with a nice cup of tea to chew over the good, the bad and the future... taking one or two diversions along the way. Winter is here.
    Season Seven of Game of Thrones is over... so Lex and Carter get together with a nice cup of tea to chew over the good, the bad and the future... taking one or two diversions along the way. Winter is here.

  • BWOIT Episode 007 - Bath City FC
    BWOIT Episode 007 - Bath City FC
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    Published: 28 Aug 2017 Duration: 23:12
    ROAD TRIP! Lex and Carter hit the streets for the first ever #BWOIT field trip to Carter's spiritual home, Twerton Park, for Bath City vs Chippenham Town... An eye-opening experience for Rugby-loving Lex
    ROAD TRIP! Lex and Carter hit the streets for the first ever #BWOIT field trip to Carter's spiritual home, Twerton Park, for Bath City vs Chippenham Town... An eye-opening experience for Rugby-loving Lex

  • BWOIT Episode 006 - Covers
    BWOIT Episode 006 - Covers
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    Published: 9 Aug 2017 Duration: 24:07
    Lex and Carter love a good cover version. They love a bad cover version too, which is just as well as they've played a LOT of bad cover versions down the years. Here, they discuss six cover versions that are interesting for very different r... Read more →
    Lex and Carter love a good cover version. They love a bad cover version too, which is just as well as they've played a LOT of bad cover versions down the years. Here, they discuss six cover versions that are interesting for very different r... Read more →

  • BWOIT Episode 005 - 2007 Albums
    BWOIT Episode 005 - 2007 Albums
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    Published: 31 Jul 2017 Duration: 22:15
    This episode finds Lex and Carter battling (and ultimately losing) against a range of audio gremlins. However, hidden somewhere beneath the murky sound you might be able to hear them discussing Radiohead's In Rainbows and The National's Box... Read more →
    This episode finds Lex and Carter battling (and ultimately losing) against a range of audio gremlins. However, hidden somewhere beneath the murky sound you might be able to hear them discussing Radiohead's In Rainbows and The National's Box... Read more →

  • BWOIT Episode 004 - Rogue One & Force Awakens
    BWOIT Episode 004 - Rogue One & Force Awakens
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    Published: 9 Jul 2017 Duration: 20:40
    Duh duh duh dum di duh dum di duh duh... Lex and Carter get all hot and bothered talking Star Wars asThe Force Awakens and Rogue One get the BWOIT treatment!
    Duh duh duh dum di duh dum di duh duh... Lex and Carter get all hot and bothered talking Star Wars asThe Force Awakens and Rogue One get the BWOIT treatment!

  • BWOIT Episode 003 - Historical Comics
    BWOIT Episode 003 - Historical Comics
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    Published: 29 Jun 2017 Duration: 22:02
    By Toutatis! Lex and Carter from Balustrade are back with a brand new episode of BWOIT... This time, they waffle on about some historical comics: A Castle in England and the mighty Asterix the Gaul!
    By Toutatis! Lex and Carter from Balustrade are back with a brand new episode of BWOIT... This time, they waffle on about some historical comics: A Castle in England and the mighty Asterix the Gaul!

  • BWOIT Episode 002 - Subtitled Films
    BWOIT Episode 002 - Subtitled Films
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    Published: 21 Jun 2017 Duration: 18:46
    In the second episode of BWOIT, Lex and Carts, the "brains" behind Balustrade, pretend they're cultured by watching a couple of subtitled films: Troll Hunter and Pan's Labyrinth
    In the second episode of BWOIT, Lex and Carts, the "brains" behind Balustrade, pretend they're cultured by watching a couple of subtitled films: Troll Hunter and Pan's Labyrinth

  • BWOIT Episode 001 - Balustrade
    BWOIT Episode 001 - Balustrade
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    Published: 31 May 2017 Duration: 21:23
    The first episode of the new podcast from the guys behind Balustrade. Alex and Matt discuss the wide world of interesting things, starting in this episode with their favourite Balustrade tracks
    The first episode of the new podcast from the guys behind Balustrade. Alex and Matt discuss the wide world of interesting things, starting in this episode with their favourite Balustrade tracks