Bob Pipe

Forgery Brings Peace

This year marks the 40th anniversary of Greenpeace, the environmental organisation. And there’s no better way to celebrate the amazing work that its volunteers have done for our environment than with some comedy and music! The Forgery Club will be curating some smashing comedy for the [...]

September 1, 2012 // 0 Comments

The Velvet Onion: The Extreme Racists…

Today marks the one month anniversary of our evening of music, comedy and downright madness at TVO Live! So what better way to celebrate the night than to give all of you a taste of what went down in our first trailer! Take a look below at the first snippets of footage from our film of the whole [...]

June 29, 2012 // 6 Comments

TVO Live! The Aftermath of a Vandella Velveting…

You knew it was coming – but Thursday May 31st saw The Velvet Onion put on our very first live night, at the incredible new Shepherd’s Bush venue, The Vandella. With a smattering of stars in the audience, and a VIP lounge so filled with comedy legends several people’s heads may [...]

June 2, 2012 // 10 Comments

Automated Psychedelic Brew

Our favourite venue is playing host to a Brew-tastic evening next month! On June 7th you will be able to find an array of special acts at the Vandella for the aptly named – The Automated Psychedelic Forgery Club Machine. Hosted by Hot Brew the Forgery Club will also be serving up Wittank, [...]

May 16, 2012 // 1 Comment

The Velvet Onion Live! – EXTRA Layers!

The Velvet Onion is pleased to be able to announce several more acts for our debut live night on Thursday May 31st at The Vandella. The Velvet Onion Live! takes place on Thursday, May 31st 2012. Tickets are on sale NOW via Ticketweb, priced just £15. Please remember the venue is a licensed bar [...]

April 9, 2012 // 3 Comments

The Velvet Onion Live! – Tickets On Sale NOW!

Tickets are now on sale for our first ever live show! We are honoured to be able to confirm a star-studded bill set to take place at THE VANDELLA in Shepherd’s Bush on Thursday, 31st May 2012. Together with James Wren & Bob Pipe, we’re putting on quite a show – with a number [...]

April 5, 2012 // 4 Comments

The Velvet Onion Live!

The Velvet Onion is going live! Hands up – who thought our news about a TVO gig was a great big April Fool?  We just couldn’t help but tease with this one, but for the last few months we have been quietly preparing for our biggest challenge yet: Putting on our very own live show! We [...]

April 2, 2012 // 8 Comments

Fright Night With The Forgery Club!

A sprinkling of TVO favourites are set to take over the Udderbelly on London’s Southbank as part of a special Forgery Club event. Hosted by Pros From Dover, who of course feature TVO regulars Richard Glover and Phil Whelans, the event on Friday 13th April will see the likes of Hot [...]

February 23, 2012 // 0 Comments

The Forgery Club Is 2!

The Forgery Club is celebrating it’s 2nd birthday this February and how else to celebrate than with a night out in Londontown with some oh-too familiar names. Compered by Rachel Stubbings of Jackal Films fame and Luke Mcqueen – the night will also be welcoming the presence of TVO faces [...]

January 30, 2012 // 0 Comments

The Ditch 3: The Final!

Lincoln Studios made movie history this week by launching a trilogy of short films over the course of 5 days. Parts 1 and 2 were released earlier this week, with Part 3 released yesterday. The Ditch Trilogy (arguably the only trilogy-based film to be watching at the moment) presents a fresh take [...]

December 24, 2011 // 1 Comment

The Ditch Part Deux

On Monday we brought you the news that Lincoln Studios was launching a trilogy of short films over the course of the week. On Monday we introduced you to part one of the trilogy, The Ditch, a buddy movie set in the British countryside. Part two has been released today and you can see it here! This [...]

December 21, 2011 // 0 Comments

The Ditch

This week sees the launch of a three part short by Lincoln Studios, starring Steve Aura & Chaka Grimshaw. Entitled The Ditch, they tell the tale of two neighbours out in the English countryside, and in Part One, one of them is having trouble sleeping… In reality of course, Aura & [...]

December 19, 2011 // 2 Comments

The Forgery Club Christmas Get Together

Last month saw the demise of The Forgery Club at the Albany: the immensely popular, regular club night which often played host to TVO friends and favourites. But, like James Bond, The Forgery Club was always going to return – and whilst a new permanent home is sourced, it is set to takeover [...]

November 7, 2011 // 1 Comment

Death To The Forgery Club

The final Forgery Club is set to take place at The Albany later this month. The semi regular club night has played host to a number of TVO favourites since its inception in February last year (not long after our own launch!), including a memorable takeover from Hot Brew with help from Steve Oram, [...]

October 8, 2011 // 1 Comment

Forgery Club At The Movies

A bevvy of TVO faces are to appear at a very special Forgery Club event in London later this month. Entitled Forgery Club At The Movies, the latest concoction from the mighty Bob Pipe and the team promises  jam-packed night of movie related sketches, characters and fun, featuring some of the [...]

September 5, 2011 // 0 Comments

Fringe 2011: The Ones To Peel

August 3rd sees the launch of the 2011 Edinburgh Festival, and with a smattering of TVO faces in amongst the hundreds of comedic faces who have descended upon the Scottish city for the next few weeks, we decided it was as good a time as any to remind you of exactly who’s going to be where. [...]

August 2, 2011 // 3 Comments

Forged Brew

Friday night saw the magical blend of Oona & Crispin Wheatflake descend upon the Albany on Great Portland Street, London, for a unique evening of late May-day celebrations from the minds of Hot Brew. With Steve Oram, Colin Hoult and Stephen Evans also on the bill at the Forgery Club, TVO [...]

May 24, 2011 // 5 Comments