Looks Unfamiliar is a podcast in which writer and occasional broadcaster Tim Worthington talks to a guest about some of the things that they remember that nobody else ever seems to.
Here are shows sixty one to sixty five of Looks Unfamiliar, with some extra bits and links to where else you can find the guests.
“A band my word processor hates”
Historian Tom Williamson joins Tim to talk about Knightmare, Samurai Pizza Cats, Add N To (X), Colonization, Mogwai and Life Story. [More]
Gabby Hutchinson Crouch
“He was condemned for being a Time Yewtree”
Writer and author Gabby Hutchinson Crouch joins Tim to talk about Parallel 9, The Llŷn Peninsula Earthquake, The Revenger’s Tragedy, Discworld Noir, Feed The Tree by Belly and Craic. [More]
“Tommy Vance’s Pages From Ceefax”
Writer Justin Lewis joins Tim to talk about the original Only Fools And Horses theme tune, Anglo American by Golden, The Rock Year Book, Joy by Isaac Hayes, Thomas, Stand In Line by Impelliteri, Selwyn and the Glamorgan Tiles advert. [More]
“They just shoved people into swimming pools”
Sports writer Carrie Dunn joins Tim to talk about The Glam Metal Detectives, Handful Of Promises by Big Fun, Shock Treatment, Too Close To The Sun, The Karen Carpenter Story and Man O Man. [More]
“It was quite a dungaree based film”
Comedian Jane Hill joins Tim to talk about Out Of Bounds, a mystery Saturday Morning Cinema serial, His Land, Showell Styles’ ‘Simon And Mag Hughes’ novels, Oil Strike North! and Breakfast Slices. [More]
“It was unthinkable you would have an ‘R’ in an eighties tabloid”
Broadcaster Bob Fischer joins Eighties ‘Tabloid Celebrities’, Accidentally Kelly Street by Frente!, The Two Ronnies’ ‘Mileaway’, Rude Food, Suggs On Saturday and School Folk Songs. [More]
The Best Of Looks Unfamiliar #11
“This car has abilities beyond the capabilities of an ordinary car”
Highlights from Looks Unfamiliar featuring Justin Lewis on the original Only Fools And Horses theme tune, Jane Hill on His Land, Gabby Hutchinson Crouch on The Llŷn Peninsula Earthquake, Carrie Dunn on Too Close To The Sun, Tom Williamson on Samurai Pizza Cats and Bob Fischer on Eighties Tabloid Celebrities. [More]
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