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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

TVO Meets Hot Brew – Part One: Deal, Or No Deal?

TVO is proud to bring you a video exclusive with Hot Brew! Since being the subject of a JackalFilm last year, Oona & Crispin Wheatflake have appeared on many a bill alongside familiar TVO faces, and as such, we felt compelled to ask them some questions. Our meeting took place a few short [...]

July 28, 2011 // 4 Comments

Port & Brew

This weekend sees a bevy of TVO favourites descend upon the Port Elliot Festival. As part of a star-studded line-up, we confirmed last weekend that Hot Brew will be appearing on Saturday, with Antony Elvin turning up on Sunday and as part of Princes In The Tower at various points on both [...]

July 22, 2011 // 0 Comments

Fulchfest Goes Fourth…

Saturday Night witnessed the return of Fulchfest, Rich Fulcher‘s self-proclaimed ‘music hall on meth’ comedy night. As per usual, TVO were on hand to report back on the increasingly bizarre proceedings… and this is Velveteers Mog, Paulyne & Becky’s findings… [...]

May 10, 2011 // 3 Comments

May Your Day Be Merry And Gay

As we ease into the Springy month of May, the Forgery Club joins in on the May Day celebrations with a night of festivities hosted by our beloved Hot Brew! On May 20th the LowDown club at the Albany in Great Portland street will be filled to the brim with Booshdom guests who will be bringing you [...]

May 4, 2011 // 0 Comments

The Velvet Onion 2011 Calendar

The Velvet Onion is proud to bring you its own 2011 calendar! In lieu of an official Boosh calendar on sale this year, we decided it’d be a great idea to offer up an alternative to that rubbish one your nan got you, and make a fully fledged 12-month calendar for you to download, print off and [...]

December 30, 2010 // 7 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

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

Port Booshdom

Antony Elvin, Alice Lowe and The Ralfe Band are to perform at the forthcoming Port Elliot Festival at the end of July. The event takes place, naturally, at Port Elliot in Cornwall – a historic house that has been the home of Earl and Countess of St Germans and their ancestors for over a [...]

May 25, 2010 // 1 Comment

Tea & Gentle Acrimony With Hot Brew

This week saw Hot Brew take to the stage at The Paradise Bar in London.  TVO correspondent BabyOnFire was on hand to witness this legendary reunion, ahead of two further shows this month – at The Albany, Great Portland Street on May 19th and The Fix, Camden Head on May 21st.  This, then, is [...]

May 7, 2010 // 5 Comments


We’ve been in touch with a dear friend of The Velvet Onion, one Antony Elvin, who has provided us with a bumper news update! Elvin, who you may have noticed in series three of The Mighty Boosh [“It’s a glowstick, you berk!”], or in the recent Jackal Films short Roots, has [...]

April 20, 2010 // 1 Comment

Hot Brew

The stars of the recent JackalFilms project Roots are joining forces once again. Alice Lowe is teaming up with Circulus member Antony Elvin (whom you may have seen in series three of The Mighty Boosh) to ‘reform’ the band Hot Brew who featured in the comedy short last month. The duo [...]

March 18, 2010 // 2 Comments


The latest in Jackal Films project from Alice Lowe and Jacqueline Wright is now online. The short, entitled Roots, also features friend-of-the-Boosh Antony Elvin, who some of you may have seen in The Mighty Boosh series three, or live at Booshfest a few years ago.  He’s also a regular [...]

February 26, 2010 // 2 Comments