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Two Big Egos in a Small Car

Graham Chalmers and Charles Hutchinson

A passionately laid back overview of the arts and culture scene in York and Harrogate with observations on journalism. This podcast is hosted by Charles Hutchinson and Graham Chalmers and regular guests.

Recent Episodes

Episode 38: Top Three Albums of the Year So Far; Stuart Cosgrove's Harlem 69; If and The Rolling Stones; Prince Philip; Alan AyckbournApril 14, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 37: Lawrence Ferlinghetti; Olly Alexander; Harrogate’s Secret Rock Connections; Update on Pandemic Funding; Tony Palmer; Kelly Jones; Romeo and Juliet; Vaccine Passports April 08, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 36: Music Special - An Interview with Tom Beer from York Band, Bull; Chris Simpson and Magna Carta; Gigs Upsurge and Female Artists on Festival BillsApril 01, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 35: Roadmap Update; Peter Lorimer RIP But "Dirty Leeds" Tag Never Dies; Brutal North; Bono's Statue Status; Census Boredom and Saying Yes to YesMarch 25, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 34: ‘Mother’ Songs; Podcast Power; Iconic Albums in Hindsight; James Acaster’s Lonliness of a Long Distance Listener; Oliver Stone; What’s On in Harrogate.March 18, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 33: The Roadmap Route; George Pyman RIP; the Art of Reviewing; James's Sweet 16th; Gigs UpdateMarch 11, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 32: Will Music Festivals Return?; Mogwai and Arab Strap Albums; Supreme Girl Groups; The Death of Cinema and David Byrne's True Stories March 03, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 31: Art and Freedom of Speech; The New Roadmap; Chris Simpson and Magna CartaFebruary 25, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 30: In Conversation with Artist Jake Attree; Malcolm X and John Boorman on British Traits and What Next for Music Venues and Festivals?February 18, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 29: Victorious Scotland; celebrating John Boorman's movies; 2021 film festivals in Yorkshire; Rolling Stones on IMAX and a Culture in Lockdown updateFebruary 11, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 28: Farewell Hilton Valentine; Your Art in Windows; Flaming Lips in a Bubble; PRS Rights and Wrongs & Harrogate's Galaxy of Galleries February 03, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 27: Big in Switzerland; Glastonbury Off; Word Power of Amanda Gorman and Malcolm X; Ravishing Fellini Colours and It's A Sin...January 28, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 26: Nick Cave Pencils; Poetry; Phil Spector; Mojo and More Hidden Harrogate Rock MythsJanuary 21, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 25: New Year New Culture; Album and Film Releases to Look Forward to: Oh Leeds! and Harrogate's Secret Rock and Roll HistoryJanuary 14, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 24: Reflections on Arts Highlights in 2020: Edinburgh Film House and Coventry 2021January 07, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 23: McCartney III; Christmas Albums and MoreDecember 25, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 22: John Lennon Anniversary; Top Ten Albums of the Year; Catch-up with Cinema and Local EventsDecember 15, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 21: Charles and Graham speak to Harrogate nature writer, Rob CowenDecember 10, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 20: Dave Prowse; Maradona; Tier Two Implications; Harrogate Musicians' burst of creativity; the future of Alan AyckbournDecember 02, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 19: Vermillion Songs; Let's Be York; The Pogues' A Fairytale of New York; Nick Drake and Will SmithNovember 25, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 18: Cummings Goings; Des O'Connor; Orange vs Blue Songs; Football in a Vacuum; Reece Dinsdale on Confidence and a Virtual Winter Art MarketNovember 19, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 17: Biden Bounce, Springsteen, McCartney, Art in Shops and Colours in SongsNovember 10, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 16: Sean Connery, Live Music Venues, John Peel and York MedialeNovember 04, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 15: Live Theatre Back Indoors, John Godber, York Mediale and Music Venues October 29, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 14: Rebecca, Suede and the Importance of Science to the ArtsOctober 23, 2020 Episode artwork