Interview: Phill Jupitus

Interview: Phill Jupitus

Phill Jupitus is currently touring the UK with his hugely-acclaimed Juplicity show. Ahead of his visit to the Pleasance Theatre in Edinburgh on Sunday, 4 November, the comedy giant sat down for a chat with Brian Donaldson. Is there anything Phill Jupitus hasn’t done? A DJ on BBC 6 Music, team captain on Never Mind The Buzzcocks, poet who supported Billy Bragg in the 1980s, TV and film actor, improv player, and musical star of Hairspray…

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The Lovely Eggs to visit Edinburgh on tour, with support from Phill Jupitus

The Lovely Eggs to visit Edinburgh on tour, with support from Phill Jupitus

Psychedelic punks The Lovely Eggs have announced new live dates for February – including a visit to Edinburgh, where they will be supported by comedian Phill Jupitus. Ahead of their forthcoming album, This Is Eggland (out 23 February on Egg Records), The Lovely Eggs have been hailed as one of the most unique, innovative and genuine bands on the British Underground music scene. Setting themselves apart from the mainstream, they’ve built up a cult following which…

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Jason Manford and Phill Jupitus to host comedy gala in Edinburgh

Jason Manford and Phill Jupitus to host comedy gala in Edinburgh

Top comedians Jason Manford and Phill Jupitus will step aside from their roles in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang to host a Comedy Gala in support of Waverley Care, Scotland’s HIV and Hepatitis C charity.  This one night event takes place at the Festival Theatre Edinburgh on Sunday 9, October at 9pm and gives a rare opportunity to see two of the best-known comedians on the same bill.  More special guests for the evening are also being lined…

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