The Mighty Boosh

Zappa Latest

Dave Brown has provided some timely twitter updates and a couple of photos of Boosh Band rehearsals in advance of their ‘Zappa Plays Zappa’ gig at the Camden Roundhouse tomorrow, Saturday 6th November. According to Dave this week’s rehearsals have been going well, leading [...]

November 5, 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

The Childman Talks

As all good Boosh fans will know, 15th November marks the release of the long-awaited Future Sailors Tour documentary, Journey of the Childmen. The film is something of a labour of love by Oliver Ralfe, film maker, musician and all round respected member of the Booshniverse. During the busy build [...]

November 2, 2010 // 8 Comments

Proud Of The BBC

The Mighty Boosh is one of a stream of classic shows mentioned in Mitch Benn‘s new single, which aims to highlight some of the countless reasons why the British public should be thankful of the BBC, in light of continued threats to its existence. Proud Of The BBC is available for download [...]

October 15, 2010 // 0 Comments

More TV Comedy On The Horizon?

The British Comedy Guide has reported back from the Broadcast Comedy Forum 2010 with news that all of the major broadcasters are looking to develop new ideas for television after a long period of comedic drought on our tv screens which has seen many an artist we cover on these pages turn to the [...]

September 30, 2010 // 0 Comments

Game On With The Mighty Boosh

Radio, TV, book, album, film and an iPod App. What on earth else is there that could be done? The sky seems to be the limit when it comes to The Mighty Boosh. Apparently, Noel Fielding and Julian Barratt have filed for a new trademark for their Boosh brand. Last week an application tumbled down in [...]

September 23, 2010 // 4 Comments

Escape From The Arctic

Many Boosh fans will know that uber-comedian, Stewart Lee, directed the Mighty Boosh’s Edinburgh show, Arctic Boosh, in 1999.  In Lee’s new book, How I Escaped My Certain Fate (The Lifes and Deaths of a Stand-Up Comedian), he hilariously and candidly describes his failed attempts to influence [...]

September 1, 2010 // 0 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

Childmen In NY Review

A few days ago we revealed that Julian Barratt, Noel Fielding and Oliver Ralfe would all be appearing at the New York screenings of the Boosh Tour documentary, Journey of the Childmen. Sadly none of the TVO team could make it to the event, but several of our regular peelers did!  Leah has provided [...]

June 13, 2010 // 21 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

Russians Get Booshed!

The Mighty Boosh is now entertaining audiences in Russia via satellite station 2×2. The channel, which was founded in 1989 and relaunched in 2007 after a period of closure, focuses on animation imports during the day, and it seems, comedy at night. As well as the Boosh, Russian viewers can [...]

June 11, 2010 // 11 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

Childmen USA!

Journey Of The Childmen – the feature length documentary by Oly Ralfe which follows The Mighty Boosh on their 2008/9 UK tour – is to receive its American premiere later this month. The film is set to be screened at The Coolidge Corner Theatre in Brookline, Massachusetts on May 28th [...]

May 17, 2010 // 14 Comments

Painted Boosh

Artist John Lee Bird is holding an exhibition of his celebrity portraits at 10 Gales Gallery in East London. It runs from 6th May to 2nd June and also includes set performance pieces.  This exhibition features portraits of Rich Fulcher, Dave Brown and Mike Fielding, and entry is free!  In 2008 [...]

May 5, 2010 // 1 Comment

Situation Vacant

As David Tennant fades into memory, you’d be forgiven for thinking it was all about Matt Smith and Karen Gillan in the wonderful world of the longest-running science fiction drama of all time, Doctor Who. However, past Doctors still record audio plays for production company Big Finish, [...]

May 3, 2010 // 3 Comments

“Mighty Boosh Ate My Hamster!”

Whilst it’s seemingly fairly quiet on the Boosh front, we’re naturally receiving inquiries about recent articles published in a popular British newspaper concerning one of the key figures we feature on our pages. At first, we elected as a group not to broach the subject on The Velvet [...]

April 19, 2010 // 11 Comments

Onion On Site: Boosh Apple Q&A

As reported last week here, yesterday evening the Mighty Boosh visited the Apple store on Regent Street to answer a few questions from fans. As ever, we made sure one of the Onion crew, Baby_on_Fire, was there to experience it on your behalf and report back. There really is nothing like rushing [...]

April 8, 2010 // 10 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

Boosh Movie Director Confirmed?

The Mighty Boosh may have lined up their regular collaborator Paul King for directorial duties on their forthcoming movie, according to The Times. There was little doubt that King, who directed all three seasons of the tv series and their last two live tours would  be in the running for a return [...]

March 29, 2010 // 5 Comments

The Facts Of Fielding

Noel Fielding was interviewed earlier today for Absolute Radio, as part of promotion for tonight’s Teenage Cancer Trust gig. During the gloriously informative interview, Noel discussed a series of hot topics, including his status as an ambassador for TCT, his abandonment of Twitter, a denial [...]

March 23, 2010 // 8 Comments