Mike Fielding

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

TVO Live: Fresh Layers

The Velvet Onion is proud to announce two more names attending The Velvet Onion Live on May 31st at The Vandella, Shepherd’s Bush. Joining our star-packed line-up are two of the stars of Luxury Comedy – the incredible Dolly Wells and the inimitable Mike Fielding! Dolly, of course, [...]

April 30, 2012 // 1 Comment

Luxury Comedy Reaches Australia

Australian Peelers will soon be able to watch Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy on their own televisions! The first episode airs on Thursday 5th April on ABC2 at 10.30pm, and is repeated later in the week. If you have somehow missed out on hearing about Luxury Comedy, you can pop over to the E4 [...]

March 25, 2012 // 1 Comment

Luxury Comedy, TVOoh-yeah…

We have reminded, teased and shouted about it enough and now the day has finally come – here is our exclusive documentary from set of Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy. Velveteers took cameras, mics and their bodies over to the set and probed the cast & creators of the [...]

February 20, 2012 // 20 Comments

S(no)w Boosh!

TVO has been inundated with fans telling us that The Boosh Film is on the way once again, after an interview with Noel Fielding outside the Evening Standard Film Awards appeared online. In the video posted by The Press Association, which has since been picked up by a variety of news websites, Noel [...]

February 8, 2012 // 5 Comments

Luxury Siblings Tease

A week has passed since the premier of  Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy – which means a few things to us: One, our Luxury Takeover is still going strong and as you must have noticed, we’ve still got many treats coming your way! Two, Thursdays mean we can look forward to the second [...]

February 2, 2012 // 0 Comments

Onion Talking: Mike Fielding

As we approach the long awaited launch of Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy, TVO was keen to talk to one of the main stars of the show with a unique perspective on its production thanks to his titular sibling: Mike Fielding. Thankfully, Mike was keen to talk to us too – and what follows is [...]

January 26, 2012 // 5 Comments

A Luxurious Takeover!

This week sees the launch of Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy, and naturally, TVO wanted to mark this occasion with a bang. We’ve already given you exclusive preview images of the show, but now we can confirm our Luxury Comedy Takeover is officially underway! Over the coming days, [...]

January 23, 2012 // 3 Comments

A Cheeky Peek Behind The Scenes

Yesterday we promised you a Velvet Onion picture exclusive, in the form of behind-the-scenes photos from the filming of Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy. Never let it be said that we’re ones to break a promise: here they are! These images provide a wonderful insight into the series [...]

January 20, 2012 // 12 Comments

Luxury To Look Forwards To

If you’re a regular peeler of this here Onion it won’t have escaped your attention that we’re mere weeks away from a very exciting TV happening. Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy hits our screens on 26th January on E4 – this month! For those of you who already know for [...]

January 2, 2012 // 8 Comments

Onion Talking: The Ambassador Of The Freaks

In part 1 of our exclusive interview with Noel Fielding he talked about his book of paintings Scribblings of a Madcap Shambleton, and his new TV show Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy. In part 2 we find out what’s really going on with the Boosh, what Noel thinks about the current state of British [...]

November 15, 2011 // 27 Comments

Album “News”?

Several news outlets are reporting that the Boosh Album is finished, due to a new reiteration of the facts by Julian Barratt this week. As we told you last month, Barratt is filling in for Jarvis Cocker on his Sunday Service show this weekend, giving us a sneaky peek at his eclectic record [...]

August 4, 2011 // 2 Comments

Shelter And The Shaman

Homelessness charity Shelter is launching a campaign featuring Mike Fielding and comedian Sean Lock to highlight the risks posed by rogue private sector landlords.  Green Wing and The Office actors, Oliver Chris and Sally Bretton, also appear in the campaign film. It’s part of wider campaign [...]

March 30, 2011 // 1 Comment

Boosh Up Yer Pad

The Mighty Book Of Boosh will be Booshing up the iPad early next year, we can exclusively reveal. The book was originally published back in 2008 as a sumptuous hardback, which was quickly followed by an extended paperback edition last year. Designed by Dave Brown, the book features contributions [...]

December 18, 2010 // 0 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

Beat Those Winter Blues And Sheik Yerbooshy!!

If you like to plan your Boosh related events in advance, then we have just the thing for you organised lot! On November 6th, Frank Zappa’s eldest son Dweezil Zappa will play at The Roundhouse in Camden, London and none other than The Mighty Boosh Band will be making an appearance! Huge Zappa [...]

August 7, 2010 // 8 Comments

Behind the Mighty Decider

Most Boosh fans will probably be aware of the iPhone app, The Mighty Decider, which was launched earlier this year.   If you’re interested in finding out a bit more about it, here’s a short film about the development process behind the app.  ‘Doctor Popular’ (presumably [...]

June 11, 2010 // 2 Comments

Boosh Album News

This week’s NME (on sale in the UK from today) includes an interview with Noel Fielding and Julian Barratt, in which they talk about the Mighty Boosh album, and some of their other forthcoming projects.  They describe how they’re recording the album in a soundproofed shed in Kentish [...]

May 19, 2010 // 10 Comments