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Geek Syndicate

In 2006, the Geek Syndicate was born. And who came roaring out but a pair of crazy-yet-loveable geeks by the names David “Monts” Monteith and Barry “Nuge” Nugent. Producing a weekly (well most of the time) podcast celebrating and commenting all aspects of geek life GS is one of the longest running geek related podcasts in the UK. It’s critically acclaimed, irreverent, touching, intellectual, nonsensical, fairly drunken, incredibly sexy, hilarious…er…and stuff.

Jul 13, 2018

Welcome to Crash Landing. This episode Steve speaks to SF writer Al Robertson. He is the author of Crashing Heaven and Waking Hell, both currently available from Gollancz. Al has just 60 minutes to tell Steve about the 5 books that he couldn't live without if he were going to crash land on a new world and why the are...


Apr 27, 2018

After the news Steve and Scott settle down to talk about Ready Player One.  Both the 2011 book by Ernest Cline and the 2018 movie directed by Stephen Spielberg.  They discuss the pros and cons of the story in both and how they manage the references to geek culture.


Apr 2, 2018

Welcome to Crash Landing. In this episode Steve speaks to Francesca Haig, a novelist and poet originally from Tasmania but she now lives in the UK. She is the author of The Fire Sermon, The Map of Bones and The Forever Ship a trilogy of post apocalyptic novels published by Harper Voyager. Francesca has just 60...


Sep 29, 2017

This is Bags of Action. The podcast devoted to  action movies, both old and new, but all of them are awesome! In this episode Steve and Pete talk about the 2014 film, Kingsman: The Secret Service, starring a huge cast of British actors in this action homage to James Bond films.

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Aug 30, 2017

After a short break whilst Scott moved house the grouchy old geeks are back to go over some of the latest news and their voyages through geekdom.  Covered in this episode (amongst other things) are:  Creed 2, Star Trek vs Orville, Jerusalem by Alan Moore, a Joker movie and the new generation of audiobooks.