Welcome to the website of Robin Ince, comedian, writer and that sort of thing. Twitter @robinince. Robin's agents: noelgay.com
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THE INFINITE MONKEY CAGE
NEW SERIES UNDERWAY
MONDAYS 4:30PM BBC RADIO 4
This week Robin and Professor Brian Cox take a witty and irreverent look at fossils and geology, with guests Dave Martill, Hermoine Cockburn, Ross Noble and Eric Idle.
Mondays at 4:30pm, repeated Tuesdays 11pm. Programme homepage has more info, and more downloads are at TIMC Podcast Page, including iTunes subscription. Twitter is @themonkeycage.
NINE LESSONS AND CAROLS
LATEST LINE-UP ANNOUNCED
For those keen people who go every year, "Nine Lessons and Carols for Godless People" tickets are now on sale. Dates will be 10th and 11th Dec, then 15th-22nd Dec. For those who have never heard of it, it's Robin's Christmas science show, literally packed with comedy, science and song from a myriad of guests. Godless people and others all welcome. Latest line-up and tickets for each night are up at The Bloomsbury.
ROBIN AND BRIAN'S
CHRISTMAS COMPENDIUM OF REASON
DEC 12TH AND 14TH
After last year's sell out smash Brian and Robin's End of the World show, Brian Cox and Robin Ince of Radio 4's Infinite Monkey Cage are going to curate and host two more nights of science, music, comedy and wonder at the Hammersmith Apollo. Expect very special guests, fireworks, charm quarks, strange quarks and confusion. All profitable proceeds go to the MSF and Sophie Lancaster Foundation. More info and tickets here.
A BLOG A DAY?
Robin is going for it. The idea is to do a blog every day and see how long it lasts. Max 800 words. Find them at: robinince.wordpress.com
COSMIC GENOME IPAD APP
Robin and his science chums have been beavering away creating a stream of conciousness for the curious mind, direct to your iPad (other mind-translating devices, like Android things, might come eventually). It's called "the incomplete map of the cosmic genome", and features lots of videos from the heroes of wonder, with regularly updated content filtering through nicely. More info over at cosmicgenome.com Twitter is @cosmicgenome.
HAPPINESS THROUGH SCIENCE
2012 TOUR DVD NOW AVAILABLE
BRIAN COX COMMENTARY!
The DVD from last year's tour has been distilled, ready for diffusion into your habitat, complete with extras and a full commentry track from Robin, joined by Brian Cox. Available now at www.gofasterstripe.com.
EDITED BY BRIAN AND ROBIN
Brian and Robin have guest-edited a special Christmas edition of New Statesman magazine. Read their nice article here, with a link to the full edition at the bottom.
MORE 9 LESSONS AND CAROLS
2011 DVD AVAILABLE
The 2011 Christmas science, comedy and music show is now available at www.gofasterstripe.com.
UTTER SHAMBLES: SERIES 4
EXCLUSIVE EXTENDED EDITIONS
Robin and Josie Long chat with Stewart Lee about alternative comedy, in episode 3 of series 4. Comedy Central are doing longer versions than iTunes, also available earlier. Find them on Comedy Central, (download link in text) or go straight to all 4 series' download page here.
Alternatively, search iTunes for "Robin and Josie's Utter Shambles" (latest is episode 19, 20 should trickle through eventually, but it won't be the extended edition...)
"ROBIN INCE'S BAD BOOK CLUB"
PAPERBACK OR KINDLE
Reprinted again... paperback or Kindle. Robin's guide to the world’s worst inadvertently hilarious books. Order at places like amazon.co.uk. Complete with excerpts from a lot of badly good books, including some crabs.
THE INFINITE MONKEY CAGE
WINS CHORTLE RADIO AWARD
Congrats to everyone at The Infinite Monkey Cage, (the BBC Radio 4 light-hearted science series presented by Robin and Brian Cox), and thanks to all who voted.
TED TALK AFTERMATH
Robin has done a little blog for TED, about the process of being a speaker at TED, here.
10 LESSONS AND CAROLS FOR GODLESS PEOPLE
2010 CD AVAILABLE
The 2010 Christmas science, comedy and music show is now available at www.gofasterstripe.com. Stay tuned for news of the 2011 show recordings.
TED TALK ONLINE
Robin's TED Global talk in Edinburgh is at ted.com here.
9 LESSONS CHRISTMAS SHOW 2008
DVD AVAILABLE NOW!
The original Chortle Award winning show from 2008 has been released by Go Faster Stripe. Order now at www.gofasterstripe.com
"Robin Ince is as Dumb as You" DVD Released
After much anticipation, the "Robin Ince is as Dumb as You" DVD is now available, featuring a 1 hour 9 minute stand-up show, shot at Cardiff's Chapter Arts Centre. Also features Martin White on accordion, and 2 hours and 9 minutes of commentary by Robin and school friend Ed Dyson, (this is not a misprint, they comment exhaustively on the extras as well). Produced by the excellent GoFasterStripe team.
Order now at www.gofasterstripe.com