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Episode 118 – Mike Gunn

On this week's episode of PODAROONEY, Joe chats to Mike Gunn. Mike Gunn (born 1964) is a British stand-up comedian, presenter, actor, writer, and voiceover artiste. He is most notable for his performance on Michael McIntyre's Comedy…

Episode 117 – Jo Caulfield

This week on PODAROONEY, Joe chats to the fantastic Jo Caulfield. In 2010, Jo Caulfield was nominated as 'Funniest Woman 2010' (LAFTA Awards). She has previously been nominated as 'Best Female Comedian 2002' (Chortle Awards), 'Best Compere…

Episode 116 – Ellen O’Reilly

On this week's PODAROONEY, Joe chats to Ellen O'Reilly. Since the day she switched from guitar to bass aged 17, Ellen O’Reilly has been one of the busiest bassists around. Combined with a powerful lead vocal, this has made her a go-to…

Episode 115 – Owen Colgan

This week on PODAROONEY Joe chats to Owen Colgan. Owen Colgan, Irish cult comedy hero is best known for his role as Buzz McDonnell from Hardy Bucks. Hardy Bucks has seen Owen star in 4 hit seasons aired on Ireland's national broadcaster RTE…

Episode 114 – Al Foran

On the latest PODAROONEY, Joe chats with Al Foran. With a Facebook following of over 310,000, regular appearances on RTEs funny Friday, various TV & Radio appearances and his contributions to JOE.IE, Uni-Lad & LadBible videos Al's…

Episode 113 – Francis Cronin

In 2005 Francis Cronin served with the United Nations on the UNMIL peace enforcing mission in Liberia and on his return began an Irish Army cadetship as part of the 82nd Cadet class and received a presidential commission in 2007 'Winning…

Episode 112 – Matthew Dunehoo

Joining Joe on the latest PODAROONEY is Matthew Dunehoo. Matthew is an actor and director, known for No Margrettes (2015), The Vetting (2017) and Wretch (2019). As creator and leader of the band Doris Henson, Matthew Dunehoo shaped one of…

Episode 111 – Tracy Carroll

Tracy Carroll's two-year-old daughter Willow has the highest grade of cerebral palsy, is fed through a tube and will be in “nappies for the rest of her life.” The mum of two strongly criticised how the government means tests families who…

Episode 110 – Shazia Mirza

On the latest PODAROONEY, Joe chats to Shazia Mirza. Shazia was born in Birmingham, England—the eldest daughter of Muslim parents who moved from Pakistan to Birmingham in the 1960s. About a year into her comedy career, after the September…

Episode 109 – Mike Farragher

Mike Farragher has been a well-known columnist in the Irish American community for the last two decades, covering the Irish and Irish American music scenes for the New York based Irish Voice and Irishcentral.com. He’s written a series of…