46:24 | Mar 16th
Andy is joined by Alice and new Buglers Baratunde Thurston and Nato Green to look at US corruption, Ilhan Omar, San Francisco millionaires and a mountain climbing dog. Your support keeps us going. Click here to support the show With @HelloBuglers ...Show More
42:44 | Jan 4th
Britain plans to save itself post-Brexit with imaginary ferries. Plus it's been an exciting start to the year including North Korean defections and vegan sausage rolls breaking the internet. Plus, a new Bugle fitness regime, including the return of ...Show More
43:24 | Dec 23rd, 2018
What a year! Yes there's Trump and Brexit, but also sexy Kangaroos, exam cheats in India and Kim Jong Un. Includes great live moments and a guest appearance from RoboTrump. Featuring Andy Zaltzman, Tom Ballard, Nish Kumar, Alice Fraser, Anuvab Pal, ...Show More
45:08 | Nov 30th, 2018
That's a big cow! ...It's a really Big Cow! There’s a giant cow about to take over the show in Australia. The sky is the limit as India constructs Statues that bother aircraft. The Bugle welcomes Tom Ballard and Anuvab Pal to discuss these and more ...Show More
49:03 | Oct 12th, 2018
Andy is joined by David O'Doherty and Alice Fraser to discuss hot planets, awful science men, MMA(!) and Britain's relationship with Ireland. Recorded live at the Sugar Club in Dublin - part of our UK tour and the Dublin Podcast Festival. Includes a ...Show More
47:44 | Aug 17th, 2018
Andy is joined by Alice Fraser and Alex Edelman to explore the implications of Space Force, get the lowdown on who Trump has most recently fallen out with (this item may be out of date) and hear the latest global feminism news. Recorded live at the ...Show More
45:27 | Jun 29th, 2018
Andy and Nish are joined by newcomer James Nokise who reports on everything happening in the Pacific. Plus, naked Japanese island man news and World Cup - with some exclusive match commentary from Germany.
37:57 | Mar 22nd
Andy, Alice and Chris are in Edinburgh and Glasgow for lives Bugles. Turns out Scotland is not a fan of Brexit. Plus - BUGLE DONORS - your first batch of positive libels are broadcast (more to follow in coming months). With @HelloBuglers Alice Fras...Show More
46:50 | Mar 9th
Andy and Alice are in America (mostly Portland, but also Denver, Chicago and Minneapolis) with news on a miracle jellyfish with a transient anus, Manafort news and some contributions from Tom Ballard and John Oliver (yes, that one). We need you to s...Show More
48:40 | Mar 2nd
Andy is in America, and this episode is mostly Brooklyn, with a little DC. In focus this week, the Brexit countdown and why it's like Ross and Rachel, plus Michael Cohen's testimony, and secret microphones. Features a fine debut from Josh Gondlema...Show More
44:21 | Feb 23rd
Andy, Alice and Anuvab talk us through moon news, more disgusting animal news, Brexit breakups and Indian crocodile news. Plus - The Bugle is changing and needs you to survive. Contribute and keep us going here. With @HelloBuglers Alice Fraser Des...Show More
47:51 | Feb 16th
Andy and Alice are joined by Bugle debutant Desiree Burch to discuss the biggest issues this week - including insects, 'blackface' sweaters and sex. Loads of sex. Plus, what happens when you put a cow on a plane? With @HelloBuglers Alice Fraser De...Show More
48:05 | Feb 9th
Andy, Alice and Hari look at the State of the Union, and what a state it is. Plus, is a place in hell actually a privilege for a Brexiteer and Sweden has a new monarch. Also, emoji news and the latest on Producer Chris's broken arse. With @HelloB...Show More
43:26 | Jan 19th
Andy is joined this week by Nish Kumar and Alice Fraser. Brexit continues to be a great source of fulfilment and happiness, we enjoy exposure to toxic masculinity and celebrate the redundancy (literally) of Robotic servants. @Hellobuglers @Alliter...Show More
37:52 | Dec 29th, 2018
Andy Zaltzman introduces six more huge stories from the year, including Trump and the truth, David O'Doherty's guide to Anglo Irish relations and a Mark Wahlberg inspired look at the day of a regular Bugle host. Featuring Andy Zaltzman, Nish Kumar, ...Show More
42:09 | Dec 8th, 2018
Andy is with Helen Zaltzman and Hari Kondabolu to look at Mike Pence's new approach to problems, the Queen's (possible) take on Brexit and whether or not it's better to pretend you're older or younger than you actually are.
17:47 | Nov 11th, 2018
Some classic midterm news from John and Andy, the penis on the roof and something special from Producer Chris. Respect to Jim Acosta, Abby Phillip, April Ryan, Yamiche Alcindor and anyone who dares question that enormous lunatic.
45:51 | Nov 3rd, 2018
Andy is joined by Al Murray and Tom Ballard to look at just how China is taking over the world. Plus - Britain is angry, Australia now welcomes rappers (one at a time) and the US is, well, you know how it is.
41:06 | Oct 19th, 2018
With perfect timing, Hari Kondabolu joins Andy, just as we all get ready to celebrate Hari Kondabolu day. In other news: From Saudi Arabia, the Jamal Khashoggi case continues. From the UK, the detailed arrangements for a royal baby are explained. Fr...Show More
39:52 | Oct 12th, 2018
Andy is joined by David O'Doherty and Alice Fraser to discuss hot planets, awful science men, MMA(!) and Britain's relationship with Ireland. Recorded live at the Sugar Club in Dublin, and part of our UK tour. Includes a travel weary producer Chris, ...Show More
46:31 | Sep 22nd, 2018
Andy, Nish and Alice learn the latest stupid Brexit news, discuss just how bad the republicans are handling sexual assault claims, discover what happens when scientists are given ecstasy, and bring the latest penis news.
41:58 | Sep 16th, 2018
Andy is joined by James Nokise and Tiff Stevenson to discover the real use for the Apple Watch, how Brexit is affecting hedgehogs & Jager Bombs, and why Nauru has stuck it to China. Recorded live at The Leicester Square Theatre. We've got live dates...Show More
39:10 | Sep 2nd, 2018
Andy and Alice record a Bugle at midnight in the woods - and discuss Theresa May's attempts at dancing, the first Scallop War of Brexit, and who the latest Aussie PM is (this may already be out of date). Recorded in front of about 1000 people at the...Show More
33:18 | Aug 10th, 2018
A cut and paste collection of Bugle sections from previous shows with absolutely no editorial decisions. Turns out it unearths the best listener email of all time, Chris's first Bugle and how Buglers treated John in Milwaukee.
42:45 | Jul 21st, 2018
Andy is joined by Nish Kumar in London and Alex Edelman in Boston for a look at Trump’s visit to Europe and what this means for Montenegro. Plus, Brexit news, Chance the Publisher and what really happened during the 1st moon landing.
37:31 | Jun 16th, 2018
Anuvab Pal joins Andy to talk about the G7 summit and the beginnings of a special relationship with North Korea. We contrast the morning routines of Prime Ministers and a glorious summer of sport beckons to distract us from Brexit insanity. With @H...Show More
44:34 | Jun 8th, 2018
Andy is joined by Tiff Stevenson and Alice Fraser to look at the latest news, including Where's Melania? Who cares about pollution? Who should apologise for calling who a what? And, what's a suitable campaign for a cosmetics company? Recorded live a...Show More
47:23 | May 25th, 2018
Andy and Nish Kumar look at the latest wang swinging from the US and North Korea, Ireland's referendum on membership to the 21st century and silliness from the NFL. May contain references to a sporting event that was taking place at the time.
50:17 | May 21st, 2018
Andy, Alice and Helen deliver the 1st ever live Bugles from Portland and San Francisco. Complete with midi jingles (thanks Martin), Trump news, Royal wedding and at least one audience member better on Wikipedia than Andy
43:27 | Mar 30th, 2018
Andy and Alice Fraser look at possible cheating in elections and cricket, the mass congregation of Dachshunds, how Pauline Hanson is like Nelson Mandela, and how a flat earther is using science to prove science wrong, but it's not science.
46:05 | Mar 3rd, 2018
Andy is joined by Tiff Stevenson and Felicity Ward for a global tour of the news, including Chinese dictators, Aussie mullets, American guns, Italian elections and British fudges. Plus, how do men demonstrate they really understand women's pain?
44:31 | Jan 12th, 2018
Andy is joined by Nish Kumar and Tom Ballard to discuss sexy kangaroo news, Trump's international review and the British cabinet reshuffle. Plus, who is the moral winner in Virgin v Daily Mail, what happened when Nish met Piers Morgan and the latest...Show More
44:45 | Jan 5th, 2018
When Trump and Bannon say bad things about each other who can you believe? Andy is joined by Alice Fraser to discuss the latest controversy from the US, new years resolutions and the World's Strongest Man. Hari Kondabolu also joins the guys from th...Show More
40:57 | Dec 31st, 2017
What a year. WHAT. A. YEAR. It will be remembered primarily for the actions of many terrible men. Thanks guys. From January to December, we give you some of the biggest stories of the year, including Trump, Theresa, Bobby Mugs, Harvey and many other...Show More
44:10 | Dec 9th, 2017
In an episode that was very nearly titled 'Undirectional Rage Poop', Andy is joined by Tiff Stevenson and Alice Fraser to talk about the people of the year, Brexit and horny Irish dogs (and men). We also address the bleeping issue. Again.
45:47 | Dec 1st, 2017
Well what a stupid week it has been. The President of the USA is engaging with the far right, Meghan Markle is marrying a Brit of German(!) descent and there is sport happening. Andy is joined by Nish Kumar
48:43 | Nov 18th, 2017
Robert Mugabe, Silvio Berlusconi, Leonardo Da Vinci and Jesus of Nazareth - some classic old skool Bugle stars are back in the news and back on the show! Recorded live at the Leicester Square theatre with Andy, Nish, Alice and Chris telling it like...Show More
43:25 | Nov 11th, 2017
Andy is in the former New Amsterdam, Anuvab Pal is in the former Kalikata. Andy's been on tour, Trump's on Tour, Prince Charles is on Tour. Has india been cured of corruption?[audio mp3="http://bugle.prx.org/wp-content/uploads/171110-Bugle_mixdown....Show More
37:59 | Oct 21st, 2017
Andy is in LA, Alice is in Australia, and the news is in London, Washington, China, France, Hollywood and, most significantly, St Helena. Amongst other things: men (awful), speeches (long) and Trump's art (fake)
49:08 | Oct 7th, 2017
Andy is joined by Nish and Alice to ponder just how awful the Conservative conference has been for Theresa May. They also try to make sense of a grim week for the USA. Bugle love to our Vegas listeners. PLUS: What mythical creature would Donald Trum...Show More
41:47 | Sep 1st, 2017
There's a lot of water this week. In Houston, where the government is backtracking from plans to cut disaster spending, and in Mumbai where Anuvab is seeking refuge on a floating train. Also, Brexit, Kim, Pauline Hanson and transfer news.
47:16 | Aug 27th, 2017
Andy is joined by Al Murray and Tom Ballard to put the top global despots to the test and see what chaos they've spurted into the world recently. With big guns from Chechnya, Nigeria, North Korea and the USA all in the mix, it's the cross-code punch...Show More
46:26 | Aug 18th, 2017
Andy is joined by Alice Fraser and Producer Chris at the New Town Theatre in Edinburgh for the most northern Bugle of all time. In a massive news week there is Trump news, North Korea, Venezuela, Brexit and Australian New Zealander news.
21:22 | Jul 29th, 2017
Andy is joined by multiple co-hosts with a collection of stories that were too hot for the news. Highlights from Nisk Kumar, Al Murray, Hari Kondabolu, Tiff Stevenson, Tom Ballard, an almost inaudible laugh from Alice Fraser and several groans from P...Show More
53:47 | Jun 3rd, 2017
Andy, Nish (and Chris) live on stage at the Soho Theatre in London, with a British election special. Pay heed to Andy's warning at the start. MAY CONTAIN DANGEROUS CONTENT. (Audio a bit peaky for the 1st minute or so - it settles!)
35:22 | May 12th, 2017
Andy is joined by Anuvab Pal this week who brings to light the extreme linguistic complexity of India's legal system, we catch up with Trump's latest catchphrase use. France Elects, while the other side of the channel gets ready to.
49:28 | Apr 7th, 2017
Andy is in Australia and joined by two new Buglers - welcome David O'Doherty and Tom Ballard. In the news: Pepsi, Gibraltar and the latest from the US. Plus, just how right wing is Australia? Podcast produced by a zombie/corpse/ghost.
51:59 | Mar 25th, 2017
Andy and Nish on the response to the Westminster terror attack, Trump's failed bill, the happiness index and Scotland's confused position. Plus baseball news. *Recorded before the healthcare bill went completely down the pan
44:50 | Feb 18th, 2017
Andy is joined by Helen to look at a few stories of human endeavor, including: creation of the MAMMOPHANT, beauty spot stag do's and traffic lights versus Darwin. What are we doing to prolong humankind? Not much AND too much. Plus The Trumpet - enou...Show More
46:04 | Feb 4th, 2017
From Lord Gaga to Lady Gaga, The Bugle covers it all this week. Politics, science, tech and salads - could be the tip of the iceberg, lettuce pray we romaine healthy. Plus American tourists prepare to take 'point and shoot' to a new level
49:26 | Jan 13th, 2017
Andy is joined by Anuvab Pal, who brings with him a series of literally enormous questions. Is Trump any worse than Catherine the Great? Should Andy start consulting for Mexico, and how much should a Chinese football team play for a total novice?
49:30 | Dec 16th, 2016
Andy Zaltzman is joined by Anuvab Pal to discuss India's national anthem, Erdogan's attempt to save the Lira and a strong batch of new global despots. Plus it's India v Great Britain in The Great Train Off.
48:02 | Nov 27th, 2016
Helen Zaltzman co-hosts in Andy's shed this week. Tony Blair emerges for another go at something or other in the UK, in America a recount makes the headlines and Andy premieres the premier weekly Donald Trump Bugle feature.
44:32 | Nov 11th, 2016
Andy and Hari Kondabolu try and fail to make sense of the US Presidential election. Also - why are McDonalds taking legal action against a whole city, and why did Andy think this was a good week to do ONE OF HIS HATE CRIMES?
30:07 | Oct 10th, 2014
While Ebola continues to be quite a nuisance, Brazil weighs up the importance of footballers as an election draws nearer and The Bugle leaks some smoking hot media featuring your favourite celebrities recorded au naturale.
44:35 | Feb 7th, 2014
Andy and John report on the latest from Sochi - where Vlad Putin should be celebrating just how amazingly gay the Olympics are, rather than getting all homophobic. Plus! Massive wooden penis found on car! And pigs faces - too shocking for publication...Show More
42:51 | Dec 29th, 2013
Andy Zaltzman introduces a look back at some of the biggest headlines of the last 12 months. May include births, deaths, political misjudgements, and inappropriate behaviour at a funeral (for the 2nd consecutive year).
37:30 | Oct 13th, 2013
Andy and John provide more evidence for the complete collapse of the USA, discuss the end of Sachin Tendulkar, reveal that Brazil is run by clowns and psychopaths and get some passive aggressive love/abuse in an email
41:09 | Apr 19th, 2013
Andy and John mark the passing of Margaret Thatcher, discuss their Aussie race-hate controversy and try to make sense of the gun laws fudge. Plus - who will love longer, Andy or John? The answer is revealed this week.
24:13 | Dec 7th, 2012
Nothing else matters in the world as "We're Having A Baby!" Kate of the Royals and that William are not the only ones expectant as the planet gets a massive case of baby brain. This Bugle was created in five different time zones, spanning 13.5 Eart...Show More
45:20 | Oct 19th, 2012
The battle to be US president descends to one level above/below boxing match. In other news, Scotland slides away, war crimes news and Bugler attempts to beat Chris to title of The Bugle's worst distance runner.
45:53 | Sep 21st, 2012
Andy and John provide the latest from Democrapalooza, offer the latest smart phone reviews, reveal what a vicar should never sing at a funeral, place lies into categories and discuss the latest waparazzi news
50:27 | Jul 13th, 2012
The Bugle celebrates it's 200th edition with the return of two old favourites. Also in the news, evil bankers are making us learn boring things, and Kim Jong Un reveals his virility. Plus, should we fire missiles at the rain?
47:46 | Jun 22nd, 2012
Andy and John bring the latest from Egypt where democracy and the health of it's former leader are teetering on the edge. In other news, wealthy Brits are treating tax as a voluntary act of philanthropy, a Syrian has big brass balls and the US gets i...Show More
43:54 | Apr 27th, 2012
Kindly Uncle Rupert meets Lord Leveson, France goes to the polls, Newt makes a statement and Israel and Palestine become pencils. And this is how a Bugler cooks... http://thebuglepodcast.com/?p=317
38:30 | Mar 30th, 2012
It's panic stations at the fuel pumps, as the public waste money that could be more wisely invested in a meal with the Prime Minister or funding a Republican candidate campaign. Failing that, a tepid working class pasty.