November 2010

Rich on The Box…Tonight!

Anyone who follows Rich Fulcher on Twitter can’t fail to have noticed several recent (coherent!) tweets from him about a new TV show he’ll be appearing on. Rich will be hosting InputOutput, a new music show on Channel 4, which starts tonight at 00:40 (after Ricky Gervais).  The 15 [...]

November 26, 2010 // 2 Comments

Acid Jazz Berry

Matt Berry has signed his first record deal proper with Acid Jazz Records. The musician and actor is currently in the middle of his Witchazel tour of the UK, raising awareness of the forthcoming release of the album of the same name early next year. The first fruits of this deal are available on [...]

November 25, 2010 // 0 Comments

Have A Nighty Night Night!

For all of you beautifully dark people of London, Julia Davis’ splendid show Nighty Night is being screened back-to-back, at an event hosted by ‘Hips Tits and Lips’! This dark comedy first aired on BBC Three all the way back in January 2004, and co-starred Kevin Eldon, Rebecca [...]

November 24, 2010 // 0 Comments

Come Fly At Christmas

Matt Lucas and David Walliams‘ new comedy vehicle Come Fly With Me, directed by Paul King of Mighty Boosh fame is set to feature in the BBC’s Christmas line-up. The series takes the form of a mock documentary set in one of the UK’s busiest airports, with Lucas and Walliams [...]

November 23, 2010 // 2 Comments

Have A Jolly Fulchmas

As November rolls to an end and we welcome December with open arms, not only does this mean that we are that much closer to mince pies, mulled wine and… reindeer but it also brings us the 3rd (and final of 2010) of Rich Fulcher’s Fulchfest! Rich will be taking his usual position at The [...]

November 22, 2010 // 0 Comments

The New Adventures Of Colin Hoult

Colin Hoult has announced that his critically acclaimed live show Enemy Of The World, will return once more in February, closely followed by the launch of his own regular comedy night. The show, which was one of the highlights of the Edinburgh Festival, and also features Stephen Evans [who we last [...]

November 22, 2010 // 1 Comment

Lincoln’s Latest

Lincoln Studios, the UK-based film production company which was set up a few months ago by Steve Oram, has just released its fourth  short. Entitled The Breeze, this chilling film features one of Lincoln Studios finest actresses, the dusky Rachel Proton, as she discovers that horror can lurk in [...]

November 16, 2010 // 0 Comments

The Musical Styling’s Of James Cook

It seems that the Booshniverse is ever expanding, always with new or old talent to discover. Another gentleman who The Velvet Onion has yet to mention until now is James Cook a.k.a Nemo! For those of you that are unfamiliar with Cook, he was the Front man and writer for Indie-electro band Nemo [...]

November 11, 2010 // 1 Comment

See The Jackal

Two new opportunities to attend public screenings of the Jackal Films project have been announced. The first takes place on Saturday, November 20th at the UnderWire Festival between 5pm & 8pm. The event, which is in aid of Amnesty International, is at The Human Rights Action Centre at New Inn [...]

November 9, 2010 // 0 Comments

Fireworks At Fulchfest

Saturday night saw Rich Fulcher tackle not one, but two live appointments in North London. Hot on the heels of his appearance with The Mighty Boosh Band, Fulcher also headlined the second ever Fulchfest at The Bull & Gate, Kentish Town.  A number of TVO’s Velveteers were on hand to [...]

November 9, 2010 // 5 Comments

Boosh at Zappa: The Adventures of (Old) Greggory

As our regular peelers will know, we’ve been counting down to this weekend’s treasure trove of Boosh goodies.  First off was The Boosh Band at the Roundhouse on Saturday night, in a support slot at ‘Zappa Plays Zappa’.  It goes without saying that we fielded a team of [...]

November 7, 2010 // 11 Comments

Zappa Latest

Dave Brown has provided some timely twitter updates and a couple of photos of Boosh Band rehearsals in advance of their ‘Zappa Plays Zappa’ gig at the Camden Roundhouse tomorrow, Saturday 6th November. According to Dave this week’s rehearsals have been going well, leading [...]

November 5, 2010 // 0 Comments

Clark On The Road

Fans of Dan Clark can not only look forward to the forthcoming series of How Not To Live Your Life – airing at 10.30pm on November 8th – but can now also circle some new dates on their calenders, as it looks like Clark is setting up for a UK tour next year! The dates scheduled so far [...]

November 4, 2010 // 3 Comments

Countdown To The Big Boosh Weekend!

It’s almost time for the double-pronged Booshdom attack on North London this Saturday night, with The Boosh Band supporting Dweezil Zappa at Camden Roundhouse, and Rich Fulcher leading a bevy of TVO favourites at a special edition of Fulchfest at The Cow & Gate, Kentish Town. We’ve [...]

November 3, 2010 // 3 Comments

The Childman Talks

As all good Boosh fans will know, 15th November marks the release of the long-awaited Future Sailors Tour documentary, Journey of the Childmen. The film is something of a labour of love by Oliver Ralfe, film maker, musician and all round respected member of the Booshniverse. During the busy build [...]

November 2, 2010 // 8 Comments