Rich Fulcher

Jurassic Parke

Eleanor The Tour Whore has teamed up with a hot new talent Stephen Grentnert to make a new and powerful piece of art entitled Jurassic Parke. It’s cutting edge stuff, and something we’re sure our readers will appreciate. And that director certainly looks familiar from somewhere… [...]

April 6, 2010 // 5 Comments

The Trilogy Of Boosh

Yet more reports are coming in about the possibility of a trio of films from The Mighty Boosh. In an interview for BBC Radio 1’s Newsbeat segment, which mostly rehashed what we’ve heard from recent interviews with Absolute and Such Small Portions, Noel Fielding again suggested a trilogy [...]

April 1, 2010 // 2 Comments

“Helllllo Australia!”

Last night Rich Fulcher kicked off his Australian tour as Eleanor the Tour Whore with a show in Melbourne.  Friend of the Velvet Onion, ‘Jacq of Clubs’ was there to witness the mayhem and has sent us this report: “From the moment she runs onstage, Eleanor the Tour Whore has you. [...]

March 27, 2010 // 4 Comments

American Rebellion

Rich Fulcher‘s book, Tiny Acts Of Rebellion, has been released in the USA this week after a successful print run in the UK. The book, which offers readers 97 ways to stick it to the man, was designed by Dave Brown and has illustrations from regular Boosh collaborator Mr Bingo. Upon the [...]

March 19, 2010 // 0 Comments

She’s With The Band

Rich Fulcher has been interviewed by Australian newspaper The Age, in preparation for his forthcoming appearances as Eleanor The Tour Whore at the Melbourne Comedy Festival next week. You can read the fascinating interview, which covers Fulcher’s work with the Boosh, the inspiration for [...]

March 18, 2010 // 1 Comment

Aping About

Memories of the first national Mighty Boosh tour are the key to a string of recent uploads on Dave Brown‘s new photoblog, Apenclosure. Yet more fresh photos of the Boosh Boys in action are now up for viewing. Apenclosure is Dave’s latest pet project – a chance for him to display [...]

March 16, 2010 // 4 Comments

Spicks And Specks

Rich Fulcher is to appear on Australian quiz show Spicks And Specks. The show, presented by Adam Hill, is the Australian equivalent of Never Mind The Buzzcocks, and is generally taped the week before transmission on the ABC  TV channel.  This week’s episode airs on Wednesday at 8:30pm, and [...]

March 16, 2010 // 4 Comments

The Ape Enclosure

Dave Brown of The Mighty Boosh has launched a brand new photo blog to showcase his work past and present. The Ape Enclosure already houses a variety of pictures, including one of Dave’s charity portaits of the gorilla Mjukuu – who currently resides in London Zoo, and another of Rich [...]

March 10, 2010 // 2 Comments

More Mighty Japan

A few weeks ago, we told you about The Mighty Boosh coming to dvd in Japan, with the announcement of series 1 across two volumes on April 21st, with series 2 to follow on May 26th. Amazon Japan has now uploaded images of the series 2 covers, and we can confirm that the series is indeed split across [...]

March 9, 2010 // 3 Comments

Mighty Japan

The Mighty Boosh are ready to take Japan by storm, as dvd releases of their tv series have been scheduled for release this Spring. The dvds, which appear to be subtitled, not dubbed, will hit stores on 21st April.  The cover art for “Vol. 1” and “Vol. 2” suggests its a [...]

February 28, 2010 // 5 Comments

Backstage Boosh

Post NME Awards, there’s a couple of Boosh interview clips knocking about on the NME website and their Youtube channel. First up, Noel Fielding and Julian Barratt were grabbed on the red carpet to discuss their award predictions and Noel’s love of Captain Beefhart. Mid show, Julian [...]

February 27, 2010 // 0 Comments

Future Sailors Wins

The Mighty Boosh have triumphed once again at the NME Awards, winning Best Live DVD for their Future Sailors Tour. The whole crazy gang were in town, showing a united front for the first time in months, for the star-studded event at Brixton Academy last night.  Despite stiff competition from the [...]

February 25, 2010 // 1 Comment

Forgotten Favourites: AD/BC

There are times when writing for The Velvet Onion is a matter of simply posting the news of a fresh gig, a dvd release, or a fresh interview.  These don’t come along every day, however, and in an attempt to widen the scope of TVO and keep our faithful readers entertained, we will be [...]

February 6, 2010 // 3 Comments

The Mighty Decider iPhone app

The Mighty Boosh have hit the iPhone! As revealed by the wonderful boingboing, the gang have released their first app exclusively for Apple’s devices. With artwork designed by Noel Fielding himself, the app features a series of miniature slices of Boosh action – from Naboo’s [...]

February 5, 2010 // 4 Comments