Guests in the first 3 series have included Clive Anderson, Jo Brand, Marcus Brigstocke, Alexei Sayle, Mark Steel and Phill Jupitus. The 2007 series included Stewart Lee, Mark Watson, Rich Hall and David Cross.
In April 2007, Series 2 was awarded a Sony Radio Award in the comedy category. The judges said: "Making comedy programmes out of current affairs topics is a well-populated genre. The judges felt that this was a great example of brilliant observation with surreal twists, taking the listener on an unpredictable journey and bringing a fresh slant to the format."
The shows writers include Armando Iannucci, Nick Doody, Ian Martin, Sean Gray, Dan Tetsell, Will Smith & Jon Holmes.
Can charm offensive silence public attack? Given the furore over Brassed Off Britain, the DMA stands accused of failing to mount a PR charm offensive. With many fearing for the future of the industry, is it now time to bin the 'junk mail' tag once and for all?(news analysis)
Jun 18, 2004; Amid a barrage of brickbats from BBC consumer show Brassed Off Britain and the national press alike, the besieged DMA (UK) is...