Last Build Date: Thu, 02 Oct 2014 23:07:22 PDT
Sun, 01 Dec 2013 14:44:38 PSTWalking through Trinity-Bellwoods Park; talking about the past year, podcasts I like now, and nothing. This is the podcast I forgot to mention. This is another podcast I forgot to mention. The ones I did mention were Stop Podcasting Yourself, Men In Blazers and Hollywood Prospectus.
Sat, 01 Dec 2012 17:08:46 PSTThis year, Valerie and Matt are on a bus in Bristol UK, trying to review her last two months here.
Thu, 01 Dec 2011 18:03:27 PSTA year to the day since the last Description podcast episode, Valerie stands on a windy beach in Shediac, New Brunswick and tries to update you on stuff while fighting off pneumonia.
Wed, 01 Dec 2010 20:55:18 PSTFor the Canadian National Day of Podcasting, Matt and Valerie review their National Podcast Post Month, with what they did and didn't learn. Concludes with Derek and Clive.
Tue, 30 Nov 2010 19:08:28 PSTWith pauses edited out, Matt talks on the phone with his pub landlord friend Ben, who fills in the holes of a story in which Matt shoots himself and an old woman, gets thrown in the trunk of car and finds himself on a 100-foot-high cliff.
Mon, 29 Nov 2010 17:12:17 PSTElsewhere in Valerie's podcast world...audio-described scenes from the cult favourite Dementia 13, part of Episode 148 of Movies For the Blind.
Sun, 28 Nov 2010 21:23:31 PSTIn Ohio, while watching a Manchester United game on tv, Valerie dad and Matt compare notes on their respective versions of football.
Sat, 27 Nov 2010 14:48:16 PSTMatt and Valerie walk through downtown Buffalo, New York and inevitably go into a Tim Horton's.
Fri, 26 Nov 2010 06:15:09 PSTWith pretty bad sound quality, Valerie finds out more about one of Matt's favourite songs as a spanner (British for nerd, as he means it), "Quark, Strangeness and Charm" by Hawkwind.
Thu, 25 Nov 2010 05:53:32 PST(image)
Wed, 24 Nov 2010 08:06:43 PSTFrom another proper Description episode not completed, Valerie starts a soundseeing tour of the Art Gallery of Ontario and settles herself in the Henry Moore statue just outside.
Tue, 23 Nov 2010 12:05:23 PSTAfter Matt finds himself onstage with seven other guys doing another podcast, he and Valerie (who gets too loud again - sorry) discuss credibility and the dynamics of male conversation.
Mon, 22 Nov 2010 16:05:56 PSTMatt talks about a stay in Blackpool, when a guest house owner had an unorthodox way of finding out who wrecked his stuff.
Sun, 21 Nov 2010 18:43:37 PSTValerie meets up with Matt just after he discovers Canada's largest Christmas parade going on steps away from where they live.
Sat, 20 Nov 2010 15:15:50 PSTA voiceover artist with a terrible cold, Valerie finds herself being an announcer for one of the world's most famous series of infomercials.
Fri, 19 Nov 2010 09:12:09 PSTTwo associated tracks from an album dear to Matt's heart, Clutching at Straws by Marillion.
Thu, 18 Nov 2010 16:44:49 PSTMaybe the prototypical episode: Watching the World Series, Valerie explains some baseball and Matt explains some cricket while everyone else in the bar is watching the hockey game.
Wed, 17 Nov 2010 11:15:33 PSTMatt talks about visiting a snooker tournament in Wales, complete with hand injuries, smoke-filled chalets, a drunken meeting with a hero and girl-on-girl action.
Tue, 16 Nov 2010 15:39:28 PSTAt Fynn's of Temple Bar before going to Podcaster LIVE Nite last week, Matt and Valerie discuss the wealth of Toronto stories left untold, and chat with one of the few non-immigrants remaining.
Mon, 15 Nov 2010 19:27:52 PSTValerie reads from the newsletter by Bob Lefsetz about his most recent encounter with Lars Ulrich of one of Matt's favourite bands (though more in the past than now): Metallica.
Sun, 14 Nov 2010 10:58:51 PSTAfter discovering the combination of orange juice and beer, Matt discusses the Black Velvet in different cultures and the Purple Nasty in his.
Sat, 13 Nov 2010 11:58:25 PSTIn what was supposed to be Matt's official podcast debut in April, the Manchester United supporter and Valerie walk to their first TFC game, with a bypass and a stop at the loo.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 18:40:30 PSTMatt and Valerie introduce you to the happiest speed metal band ever: DragonForce.
Thu, 11 Nov 2010 22:59:56 PSTFor Remembrance (Veterans) Day, Valerie and Matt talk about a Bristolian looking for her Canadian soldier birth father, Matt's dad in a field of poppies and the charms of Weston-Super-Mare.
Wed, 10 Nov 2010 16:18:04 PSTAt Podcaster LIVE Nite, Matt and Valerie (beware of her audio distortions - sorry) are visited by Keith McNally, a Canadian who tried living in New York City and decided there's no place like home....or at least Toronto.