Show Notes 23-26

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Just scroll down to look at the notes for each show and they should tell you all you need to know.
 

RELEASE THE CLOWNS EPISODE 26 HISTORY SPECIAL.

 

INTRO – Improvised by Nick Hildred as announcer and Alex Marion as Neville Chamberlain.

Music – ‘My Adventures’, purchased from SoundDogs.

 

SKETCH 1 – Oedipal Plagiarism

Written by: Phil Whelans

Performed by: Phil Whelans (Hepburn), Alex Marion (Lord Chiselhurst), Nick Hildred (Sigmund Freud)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 2 – You Won’t Believe What Happened Next 1

Written by: Simon Littlefield

Performed by: Karen Morden (announcer), Alex Marion (Smug Northern Git)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 3 – Maladies 1

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Amy Holmes (Gwendolin), Leni Pikrodafnis (Cecily)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

Music: Dance of the Reed Pipes (Nutcracker Suite) from http://freesfx.co.uk

 

SKETCH 4 – Ancient Mariners

Written by: Jonathan Thake

Performed by: Alex Marion (mariner 1), Phil Whelans (Mariner 2), Jonathan Thake (Mariner Steve).

SFX from: SoundDogs.com, Foley Zoom H1, Accordion Improvisation 2 by Tristan Lohengrin from FreeSound.org

 

SKETCH 5 – You Won’t Believe What Happened Next 2

Written by: Simon Littlefield

Performed by: Alex Marion (Smug Northern Git)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 6 – Leonardo

Written by: Alex Marion

Performed by: Tim Keeling (Lorenzo de Medici), Alex Marion (Leonardo da Vinci)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com; Tony Bear (Prize Wheel), Melarancida (Monks Praying), inspectorj (snapping wooden fence)

 

SKETCH 7 – Maladies 2

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Amy Holmes (Gwendoline), Leni Pikrodafnis (Cecily)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com http://freesfx.co.uk

 

SKETCH 8 – Braveheart Health and Safety

Written by: Phil Whelans

Performed by: Nick Hildred (William Wallace), Phil Whelans (Angus)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 9 – You Won’t Believe What Happened Next 3

Written by: Simon Littlefield

Performed by: Alex Marion (Smug Northern Git)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 10 – – Medieval Emojis

Written by: Alex Marion

Performed by: Alex (Buckingham), Nick (Messenger), Marco Chiu (Salisbury)

SFX from: SoundDogs, foley Zoom H1

 

SKETCH 11 – The Mission (AKA Mission nearly impossible)

Written by: Alex Marion

Performed by: Alex Marion (Voice over, Harper), Jonathan Thake (Major Stevens), Phil Whelans (Baker), Marco Chiu (Tompinks), Nick Hildred (Drummy)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com, Freesound.org (Daveincamas and inchadney for the bagpipes – thanks a million!) There are 40 – yes, 40! – individual sound effects in this sketch. Can you count them all?

 

 

SKETCH 12 – Maladies 3

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Amy Holmes (Gwendoline), Leni Pikrodafnis (Cecily)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

Music: Dance of the Reed Pipes from http://freesfx.co.uk

 

 

SKETCH 13 – Egyptologists

Written by: Phil Whelans

Performed by: Nick Hildred (Carter), Phil Whelans (Lord Balmoral), Alex Marion (Mehmet Bey)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com, plus the stone moving sound provided by Phil (goodness knows where he got it from, but he gave it to me on a pink memory stick, which he accidentally left at my house, so Phil, if you want it back, just let me know)

  

END CREDITS -

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Nick Hildred

SFX from: Music as start

 

RELEASE THE CLOWNS EPISODE 25. 

INTRO – Improvised by Simon Edwards

Music – ‘My Adventures’, purchased from SoundDogs.

 

SKETCH 1 – The Hols

Written by: Alex Marion

Performed by: Phil Whelans as David, Alex Marion as Hugh, Karen Morden as Jenny

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 2 – How was it for you, Dalek?

Written by: Phil Nice and Martin Hyder

Performed by: Phil Nice as a dalek, Martin Hyder as a dalek

SFX from: SoundDogs.com plus a ton of soundscaping from Nick to try to make the Dalek voices work.

 

SKETCH 3 – Maud 3

Written by: Julie Garvey-Welch

Performed by: Holly Meechan

SFX from: SoundDogs.com and LW Dickens – Room tone large room, library from Freesound.org

 

SKETCH 4 – Diabolical Disintegrating Death Ray 2

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Nick Hildred as Biff, Alex Marion as Gaz, Simon Edwards as Zak

SFX from: SoundDogs.com; Also AryanotStark – hammering a metal nail into wood, Blukotec – driving nails both from Freesound.org

Music: Kitchen Band from http://freesfx.co.uk

 

SKETCH 5 – Baby’s first words

Written by: Jo Tilley

Performed by: Leni Pikrodafnis as Linda, Nick Hildred (inexplicably!) as the baby and Alex Marion as the Dad without a Name

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 6 – Straight Men 3

Written by: Martin Hyder and Phil Nice

Performed by: Phil (Charlie Chalk), Martin (Bobby Cheese), Nick Hildred as Announcer, Northern MC and disgruntled audience members

SFX from: SoundDogs.com; also Yap audio production – British pub ambience from Freesound.org

 

END CREDITS -

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Nick Hildred

SFX from: Music as start

 

POST CREDITS

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Nick Hildred, Simon Edwards, Kasper Michaels and Alex Marion

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

RELEASE THE CLOWNS EPISODE 24.

INTRO – Improvised by Simon Edwards and Nick Hildred

Music – ‘My Adventures’, purchased from SoundDogs.

 

SKETCH 1 – Touching History

Written by: Alex Marion

Performed by: Amy Holmes

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

Music: ‘Greensleeves’ from http://freesfx.co.uk

 

SKETCH 2 – Crap Reporter 2

Written by: Martin Hyder and Phil Nice

Performed by: Phil Nice as Stephen and Martin Hyder as Derek Waller

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 3 – Diabolical Disintegrating Death Ray 1

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Kasper Michaels as Voice over guy, Alex Marion as Tedious Husband, Nick Hildred as Thankful Wife, Slug Boy and Sue, Simon Edwards as Dennis and Jane

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

Music: ‘Super Sunday’ from http://freesfx.co.uk

 

SKETCH 4 – Ideas The Don’t Work As Podcasts 7

Written by: Nick Hildred and Alex Marion

Performed by: Nick Hildred as Announcer, Kasper Michaels as Leonard Anthrobus and Alex Marion as Felipe Fallope

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 5 – The Wonders of the Brianverse

Written by: Alex Marion

Performed by: Alex Marion

SFX from: SoundDogs.com except: Kangaroovindaloo – Desert at night; Kevint1001 – Niagara waters roaoring both from Freesound.org

Music: Eternal Flame from http://freesfx.co.uk

 

SKETCH 6 – Skype Doctor

Written by: Karen Morden

Performed by: Alex Marion as Doctor, Phil Whelans as Paul, Karen Morden as Surgeon, Nick Hildred as Nurse

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

RELEASE THE CLOWNS EPISODE 23. 

INTRO – Improvised by Nick Hildred and Holly Meechan

Music – ‘My Adventures’, purchased from SoundDogs.

 

SKETCH 1 – Tea Meeting

Written by: Karen Morden

Performed by: Amy Holmes as Boss, Karen Morden as Emma, Phil Whelans as Alex

SFX from: SoundDogs.com, Foley for the tea bags on the table with the Zoom H1

 

SKETCH 2 – Maud 2

Written by: Julie Garvey-Welch

Performed by: Holly Meechan

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 3 – Michael

Written by: Alex Marion

Performed by: Nick Hildred as Voice-Over, Karen Morden as Mum, Alex Marion as Michael, Phil Whelans as Smug Man and Gruff Man, Amy Holmes as Posh Woman and Leni Pikrodafnis as Smug Woman

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 4 – Maladies 4

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Amy Holmes as Gwendoline and Leni Pikrodafnis as Cecily

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 5 – Straight Men 2

Written by: Phil Nice and Martin Hyder

Performed by: Martin Hyder as Bobby Cheese, Phil Nice as Charlie Chalk, Nick Hildred as Club MC

SFX from: SoundDogs.com and InspectorJ – Glass bottle from Freesound.org

 

SKETCH 6 – Liars Anonymous

Written by: Phil Whelans

Performed by: Amy Holmes as Allison, Phil Whelans as Kevin, Leni Pikrodafnis as Jane, Nick Hildred as Spongebob, Alex Marion as Tony, Karen Morden as unnamed background liar

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

END CREDITS -

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Nick Hildred

SFX from: Music as start