Mike Fielding

Luxury Gallery, Ooh-Yeah!

Suck my beans! Luxury Comedy officially launched last night, and with Episode Two now on 4oD, there’s still lots we have to share with you as the series progresses. For starters, there’s our making of featurette: a rough-n-ready rumble-tumble through the madness of filming Luxury [...]

August 1, 2014 // 0 Comments

Luxury Archives

As we excitedly skip towards the official launch of the new series of Luxury Comedy, we’ve come over all nostalgic at TVO and  we thought it might be nice to have a look back at some of the exclusive interviews, reviews and content that we created for your delectation for series 1. Here [...]

July 29, 2014 // 0 Comments

An Early Look At Luxury 2

Last week we were lucky enough to get a sneaky peek at the new series of Luxury Comedy. So without giving away any spoilers, what can we expect when it finally hits our screens on 31st July? In interviews about the new series, Noel Fielding has been pretty open about his decision to move away [...]

July 24, 2014 // 0 Comments

Noel Fielding Tour – New Dates Added!

We were pretty darmed excited to be able to announce the original dates for Noel Fielding‘s UK tour before anyone else. And now the powers that be have very kindly let us reveal the extra dates first! 10 new dates have been added to his solo live tour An Evening With Noel Fielding, which [...]

May 5, 2014 // 0 Comments

TVO Exclusive: Noel Fielding Ticket Pre-Sale!

The Velvet Onion is proud to offer you an exclusive ticket pre-sale for An Evening With Noel Fielding. We were able to break the news before anyone else, so it seems only right that we should be able to offer tickets before anyone else too! In fact, we’re pretty certain you’re not [...]

March 4, 2014 // 6 Comments

Tour News: An Evening With Noel Fielding

You’ve been very patient. The odd date has leaked out, you’ve bombarded us with questions about it – and now, before anyone else (just!), we can exclusively reveal the details of Noel Fielding‘s live UK tour! The new show, An Evening With Noel Fielding, promises a magical [...]

March 2, 2014 // 29 Comments

The Bleedin-Great-White Polar-Bear In The Room

No, we don’t do elephants. Too cliché.  We’re here to talk about The Mighty Boosh, and we’re sure most of you know why. It all started on Sunday morning, when at the bottom of a pile of showbiz drivel on their website, The Daily Mail ran a short piece, that didn’t even [...]

January 5, 2014 // 7 Comments

A Glimpse Behind The Boosh

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, most of you will by now be aware that Dave Brown’s behind-the-scenes photos of The Mighty Boosh have become an exhibition, Behind the Boosh, which is currently showing at Proud Camden. A few of our gang were lucky enough to be at the opening night of its [...]

October 26, 2013 // 2 Comments

The Boosh Is Loose In CAL-I-FOR-NI-AAAAA!!!!!

This weekend saw The Mighty Boosh play two shows in California, with a last minute gig at The Comedy Store being followed by Tenacious D’s well publicised Festival Supreme. TVO’s US correspondents Gina R Snape and Teresa Whelan were on hand to document events, and this is their [...]

October 22, 2013 // 5 Comments

Boosh Show Tonight – The Latest

It’s been a dramatic day and a half for Boosh fans stateside. Visa delays, cancelled gigs and newly scheduled shows mean that our twitter feed has been awash with questions and comments for the past 36 hours. With The Mighty Boosh scheduled to play tonight, we figured an update might be [...]

October 18, 2013 // 1 Comment

Come With Us Now……..

Lucky American Peelers who can get to Los Angeles on Thursday are in for a treat – The Mighty Boosh are performing live at Largo at the Coronet, 366 N La Cienega Boulevard! This will be one of the rare occasions all the boys have been together since the last huge tour so it is going to be a [...]

October 15, 2013 // 4 Comments

A Bit Of Boosh At The Pleasance

Plans to keep the details of the recent Mighty Boosh warm up shows out of the public domain seem to have been derailed by the giddy connectivity of social media. So we figured it would be polite of us to do a quick round up of what’s out there for those amongst us who don’t frequent the [...]

October 13, 2013 // 5 Comments

New Boosh Track To Air On XFM

It’s been a Booshy few days at TVO – but we figured you probably wouldn’t mind! We’ve already tweeted that Lliana Bird will be playing a Mighty Boosh track on her XFM radio show tomorrow, but now we’ve gleaned some more exciting information about it that we wanted to [...]

October 4, 2013 // 1 Comment

The Boosh Are Back… Live At The Pleasance

TVO is delighted to confirm another Boosh warm-up show ahead of their performance at Festival Supreme later this month. The boys will perform at Pleasance Theatre, Islington on 10th October and tickets can be grabbed (we suggest very quickly) from their website, here. This presents an extra chance [...]

October 4, 2013 // 0 Comments

Mighty Fine: Boosh At The Soho Theatre

If you’re a regular reader of The Velvet Onion it won’t have passed you by that The Mighty Boosh performed two warm up shows at the Soho Theatre this week. We were lucky enough to be there to witness the epicness. Here’s Velveteer Mog’s non-spoilery report: A long time ago I [...]

October 2, 2013 // 10 Comments

Fielding The Market For Mike

Londoners will have a rare opportunity to view and purchase Mike Fielding‘s artwork next month. The Luxury Comedy star will be playing it Smooth (see what we did there?) as part of the one day event from local arts network, The Design Marketplace. The DM runs various markets and events all [...]

September 20, 2013 // 0 Comments

The Boosh Is Loose… And It’s A Little Bit Raw!

We’re delighted to reveal some exciting and exclusive news about forthcoming warm up shows from The Mighty Boosh! They will be performing on 29th and 30th September at the Soho Theatre in London.  You can purchase tickets by clicking here.  UPDATE: TICKETS ARE NOW SOLD OUT! But there are lots [...]

September 17, 2013 // 2 Comments

Mike Fielding The Storyteller

Mike Fielding will be taking part in sixth Sensoria Festival 2013, the UK’s annual festival of film, music and digital creativity, which takes places in venues across Sheffield, 26th – 29th September. He will be participating in an event called Now Will You Listen! on Sunday 29th [...]

August 18, 2013 // 1 Comment

A Look At Luxury

Exciting times! Today marks the fourth day of filming for new series of Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy.  Unless you’ve been avoiding social media for the past week (in which case, how are you reading this?), you’ll be aware that this time around the Luxury Comedy shoot is being [...]

July 11, 2013 // 1 Comment

2012: A Year In Interviews

In 2012 we were lucky enough to get the chance to chat to a few of the artists that we write about on these pages. So here’s a look back at some of the year’s interviews – and the fascinating, colourful and revealing comments that were shared. A big thank you to everyone who [...]

December 31, 2012 // 0 Comments