Storytime with Boon
By This Is Distorted
To listen to an audio podcast, mouse over the title and click Play. Open iTunes to download and subscribe to podcasts.
Clint Boon, the organ playing Mancunian legend from Inspiral Carpets brings you anecdotes from his life in music and the people he's met along the way. From the early days with Noel Gallagher as his roadie to recording music with Alfie Boe in his attic. This is a show that will take you on a musical journey, with many famous voices coming along for the ride.
||ExplicitRadio Fails - Storytime with Boon - Episode 28||This week on Storytime with Boon, Clint talks gas guzzlers and radio fails including a collection of some mighty fine f**k ups when he was live on-air. There's also new music from D.R.O.H.N.E Get your Spotify playlist for this weeks episode here - http://spoti.fi/2fz0mh6 Morrissey - I Have Forgiven Jesus Guru Josh - Infinity Super Furry Animals - Man Don't Give A F**k Elvis Costello - Radio, Radio D.R.O.H.N.E - I.C.U||9 11 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitCars, Bikes & Bunnies - Storytime with Boon - Episode 27||This week the 'AWARD WINNING' Storytime with Boon get's mechanical as Clint tells stories about some of the cars, motorbikes & mopeds Clint has owned or borrowed. There's an update on 'Project Rabbits' and of course brand spanking new music this week from Nihilists. Get your Spotify fix here for all the music in this weeks episode - http://spoti.fi/2d3ZkHs Chris Spedding - Motor Bikin' Bruce Springsteen - Born To Run Madness - I’ve Been Drivin’ In My Car Clint Boon - GO! MO! GO! Benny Hill Theme Tune Nihilists - Over Is So Over||27 10 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPeter Hook Live - Storytime with Boon - Episode 26||This week's show is a very special one indeed, recorded live in Manchester, Clint chats to Joy Division and New Order legend Peter Hook. This one is not to be missed! There's also new unsigned music from Sauce and this week's Spotify playlist can be found here - http://spoti.fi/2d3ZkHs New Order - Truth New Order - Crystal Chemical Brothers - Hey Boy, Hey Girl Peter Hook & The Light - Love Will Tear Us Apart Dillinger - Cocaine Monaco - What Do You Want From Me Joy Division - Disorder Sauce - Gas Pipes Blown||12 10 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitManic Street Preachers - Storytime with Boon - Episode 25||In this week's show Clint tells us stories from days gone by about the filming of the Inspirals track 'Caravan', Noel Gallaghers first ever recorded vocals, the Manic Street Preachers as well as the potential theft of various animals. This week there's unsigned music from Dysehaus! Get the Spotify playlist right here - http://spoti.fi/2d3ZkHs Inspiral Carpets - Caravan Inspiral Carpets - Niagara Manic Street Preachers Motorcycle Emptiness The Southlanders - I Am A Mole & I Live In A Hole Inspiral Carpets - Dreams Are All We Have The Cure - Love Cats Dysehaus - Terrified||28 9 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitRichard Ashcroft - Storytime with Boon - Episode 24||In this week's show Clint tells stories about Richard Ashcroft, Adele, Depeche Mode and how he wrote the track 'Butterfly'. Also, hear Clint's take on Pokemon GO and new music from 'Sky Between Leave' This week's Spotify playlist can be found here - http://spoti.fi/2cr40X1 The Verve - Lucky Man Adele - Chasing Pavements Depeche Mode - Enjoy The Silence Inspiral Carpets - Butterfly Moby - Go Sky Between Leaves - O.B.E||13 9 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSupergrass - Storytime with Boon - Episode 23||Hello you lovely lot, this week on Storytime with Boon there's more stories than the Burj Khalifa. When Clint met teenagers Gaz and Danny who would later form a little band called Supergrass, a trip to Germany that got slightly raucous and another infamous theme tune from Clint. This week there's new music from Newcastle band The Kustom Built. Get the Spotify playlist for this episode right here - http://spoti.fi/2bUY7kR Super grass - Alright Justice vs. Simian - We Are Your Friends Camper Van Beethoven - Take The Skinheads Bowling Stone Roses - Fools Gold Clint Boon - Trucks Are Good Edwyn Starr - Contact Supertramp - It's Raining Again The Kustom Built - Push The Pull||31 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitElbow - Storytime with Boon - Episode 22||In this week's Storytime, we discover Clint's connection to Elbow and their recordings, the love of Philip Glass including a very special rendition with Mike Garry, how Clint wrote the Inspirals track 'Uniform' and new unsigned music from Siamese. This week's Spotify playlist can be found here - http://spoti.fi/2aZ3iND Elbow - Newborn Philip Glass feat. Linda Ronstadt - Freezing Mike Garry & Philip Glass - Live Forever Spencer Davis Group - Keep On Running Inspiral Carpets - Uniform Isaac Castle - Sister In Law Siamese - White Jacket||17 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitOscar Boon - Storytime with Boon - Episode 21||On this weeks instalment of Storytime, Clint tells you about his near death experience at the hands of an ‘It Girl’, his friendship with Arthur Baker, stomach upsets whilst touring and we get to hear the up and coming talents of Oscar Boon as he gets on his guitar. There’s new unsigned music from a band called Foxtales and as usual make sure you listen to the Spotify playlist which goes with this episode. Happy listening! Spotify link - http://spoti.fi/29T1nj0 Betty Boo - Doin' The Do Arthur Baker - Life in Transition The Stranglers - No More Hereos Inspiral Carpets - Generations Muse - Hysteria Foxtales - Spider||4 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Specials (Horace Panter) - Storytime with Boon - Episode 20||A special edition this week as Clint catches up with Horace Panter from The Specials for an in depth interview looking into what made The Specials so successful as well as the group dynamics and some of his favourite songs. There is new unsigned music this week from The G.O.D The Spotify playlist for this weeks show can be found here - http://spoti.fi/29T1nj0 The Specials - Gangster The Specials - Ghost Town The Specials - Too Much Too Young Sleaford Mods - Jobseeker The Specials - Message to You Rudy The G.O.D - Drive Away The Rain||20 7 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitCaroline Aherne - Storytime with Boon - Episode 19||Clint is back with a bang after his break as he regales us with tales of Caroline Aherne, international jet setting and how he wrote the Clint Boon Experience track 'Climbing Back Inside the Dream'. As usual there's new unsigned music this week from Liam McClair. For a Spotify playlist of all the music in this weeks episode, get it here - http://spoti.fi/29tIgtD The Boxtops - The Letter Oasis - The Shock Of The Lightning The Travelling Band - Waterfall Clint Boon Experience - Climbing Back Inside The Dream Primal Scream - Goodbye Johnny Oasis - Half The World Away Liam McClair - Hunted||6 7 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitRick Witter - Storytime with Boon Live - Episode 18||This week we're back for another live show at Red's True Barbecue in Manchester and the live guest is Yorkshire legend Rick Witter from Shed Seven. Hear stories from run in's with Oasis to recording Top Of The Pops. As always we've got new music at the end of the show as well, this week from Maruja with So Smile. This episodes Spotify playlist - http://spoti.fi/1X0vZOv Oasis - Don't Look Back In Anger Shed Seven - High Hopes Inspiral Carpets - Keep The Circle Around Maruja - So Smile||11 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitInspirals in the US - Storytime with Boon - Episode 17||In this weeks jam packed Storytime with Boon hear tales from the Inspirals US road trip, the latest on Rabbit-gate and how Clint wrote the Inspirals track 'Sleep Well Tonight'. Also, this week get your tickets for our next live show at Red's True Barbecue in Manchester where Clint will be chatting to Shed Seven front man Rick Witter. Get your tickets at www.boon.eventbrite.co.uk right now. All the tracks to accompany this weeks episode can be played right here - http://spoti.fi/1TlBS2Y The KLF - Wichita Lineman The KLF - Elvis On The Radio The KLF - Madrugada Eterna Al Wilson - The Snake Inspiral Carpets - Sleep Well Tonight Jefferson Airplane - White Rabbit Seaker - After I’m Gone||4 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Stone Roses - Storytime with Boon - Episode 16||After a breather last week Clint's back with some absolute corkers this week from stories about the Stone Roses, Ian McCulloch and Clint's own failed children’s theme tune career, with examples. Clint also talks Rabbits, yes you read that correctly, Rabbits and there's new unsigned music from Twisted Revolution. The Spotify playlist for this week’s episode can be found here - http://spoti.fi/1Uh72xN The Mill - Mind Train Stone Roses - Made of Stone Echo and the Bunnymen - Nothing Lasts Forever Clint Boon - I'm Crazy 'bout A Robot Chas and Dave - Rabbit Twisted Revolutions - Sunshines On Speculation||27 4 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSet2Go - Storytime with Boon||This week Clint is having a breather from all those amazing stories but instead of the usual show we're going to let you listen to his first ever 'Set2Go' podcast, championing new unsigned music. Full service will be resumed next week but for now, sit back and listen to an hour of new music chosen by Clint. The Time Sellers- Cold Revolt Billy Bibby - Waitin' For You Cabbage - Kevin Ryan Jarvis - Moving Far Too Fast Larkins - Let Your Hair Down Nude - Oh My Lady Hey Bulldog - Under My Spell Lyerr - Miss Bright Ideas Ambiere -Tree Of Life Mica and Kardanski - Trouble Beach - Moon Smoke Moon Looks On - Friend of Mine.||20 4 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitShaun Ryder - Storytime with Boon - Episode 15||This week on Storytime hear Clint tell stories on holidays away with Shaun Ryder, auditions with Noel Gallagher and the offer of getting taken for a spin in a Helicopter by a well known face. There’s also new unsigned music from Park Avenue. Get your Spotify hit right here for all this weeks tracks in full - http://spoti.fi/25Xa66J The La’s - Timeless Melody Oasis - Live Forever EMF - Unbelievable The Clint Boon Experience - Somewhere In Time Doves - Catch The Sun Park Avenue - Devil||13 4 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitNoel Gallagher - Storytime with Boon - Episode 14||Like a poorly timed April Fool, this weeks show is out and full of cracking stories! This time round Clint tells us about the time he was upstaged by Geoff Hurst, the history of Strawberry Studios and the great bands that have been through its’ doors as well as Clint telling Noel that Oasis was a s**t name for a band. Oops! There’s also new unsigned music from Red Light Effect and more. As per usual, get your streaming fix from Spotify here with all the full tracks from this weeks episode - http://spoti.fi/23d5cjN New Order - World in Motion Inspiral Carpets - Dreams Are All We Have Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart Rolling Stones - Brown Sugar Oasis - Champagne Supernova Inspiral Carpets - Song For A Family The Jam - Going Underground Red Light Effect - Sunflower State||6 4 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitCabbage - Storytime with Boon - Episode 13||Another week, another episode, this time it's lucky number 13! On this weeks show we've got anecdotes about Iggy Pop, faulty 'Bells' on New Years Eve and a success story about an unsigned band from a previous Storytime with Boon called Cabbage. There's also a never before heard track from Clint called "The Little 'What If?' Song" and new unsigned music from Dantevilles. Get your Spotify fix here with all the tracks from this weeks show in full and many more - http://spoti.fi/1SmpvU5 Daft Punk - Aerodynamic Iggy Pop - The Passenger Cabbage - Kevin Cabbage - Dinner Lady Clint Boon - The Little 'What If?' Song Elton John - Rocket Man Dantevilles - Colour||30 3 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Beatles - Storytime with Boon - Episode 12||Greetings pod lovers. Another week, another Storytime with Boon. On this weeks stellar episode Clint becomes PA for the manager of The Beatles, an awkward appearance on T4 for Clint and Ian Brown and how the Clint Boon Experience track 'Comet Theme Number One' came to be plus new unsigned music from Moon Looks On. As always, get your Spotify fix right here - http://spoti.fi/1T6hFD2 The Beatles - Hello, Goodbye Billy and the Buttons - Where Can I Park My Car Ian Brown - Stellify The Clint Boon Experience - Comet Theme Number One Elvis Presley - If I Can Dream Moon Looks On - Friend Of Mine||23 3 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitMooooo - Storytime with Boon - Episode 11||Ahoy! What a treat we've got for you this week. Clint ventures north of the boarder for T in the Park, Flea from the Chillies kicks off and why the Inspirals have an obsession with cows. This weeks unsigned band are Beach with Moon Smoke. Get the Spotify playlist here - http://spoti.fi/1Uzkoo9rnrnMoooooooooo! Catfish and the Bottlemen - Cocoon The Matterhorn Project - The Muh! Song Inspiral Carpets - Theme from Cow Red Hot Chili Peppers - Under the Bridge Beach - Moon Smoke||16 3 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitTerry Christian - Storytime with Boon Live - Episode 10||Hello podcast lovers. This week we've got a special treat for you in the form of Terry Christian chatting to Clint about his life in broadcasting. This weeks episode was recorded live at Reds True Barbecue in Manchester as part of Clint's monthly live shows there. There's also new unsigned music from Mica and Kardanski. As always, you can find a Spotify playlist to accompany the show right here - http://spoti.fi/1Wc1iDC Mica and Kardanski - Trouble||10 3 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitCraig Gill (Inspirals) - Storytime with Boon - Episode 9||Another week, another show, another great selection of stories from Clint. This week's show includes Inspirals wine tasting, a little known fella by the name of Ed Sheeran, a bizarre meeting with REM and Craig Gill is on the phone. This week's unsigned music is from Amber Lane-McIvor. There's also info on how to get your place for our 2nd live show next week (March 9th) with special guest Terry Christian. Go to www.boon.eventbrite.co.uk but you need to listen to the show to get the password. Your Spotify playlist can be found here - http://spoti.fi/1LwVzaQ Happy listening! Tony Tribe - Red Red Wine Ed Sheehan - The A Team REM - Man On The Moon Ian Brown - FEAR Inspiral Carpets - Two Worlds Collide The Who - The Kids Are Alright Amber Lane-McIvor - Tree Of Life||2 3 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAnthony H Wilson - Storytime with Boon - Episode 8||A special episode this week to celebrate the life of Anthony H Wilson on what would have been his 66th birthday recently. Clint plays out an interview he did with the great man from 2005. Also, stories of Clint teaching Peter Hook how to DJ, a trip with Sean Ryder to the Theatre and the story behind the Inspirals track Directing Traffic. This week, new unsigned music from band Lyerr as well. This week’s Spotify playlist lives here - http://spoti.fi/1LG0xg0 Joy Division - She’s Lost Control Happy Mondays - Wrote For Luck Inspiral Carpets - Directing Traffic Joy Division - Atmosphere St Anthony - An Ode to Anthony H Wilson Lyerr - Miss Bright Ideas||24 2 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitViola Beach - Storytime with Boon - Episode 7||Hello, hello! It's that time of the week again when we delve into the mind of Clint Boon. This week a touching tribute to Viola Beach after the terribly sad news of their accident in Sweden. There's also stories from Clint's meeting with The Killers, who officially owns the longest hallway in Rock N Roll, what happened when Noel Gallagher met John Craven and did you know Clint wrote the theme tune for the kids TV show Engie Benjy. New music this week comes in the form of Hey Bulldog with Under My Spell. As always, a Spotify playlist to accompany the episode can be played here - http://spoti.fi/1QkNfNz See you next week story lovers! The Killers - Mr Brightside The Who - I Can See For Miles Oasis - Cigarettes and Alcohol Clint Boon - Engie Benjy Viola Beach - Swings and Waterslides Hey Bulldog - Under My Spell||17 2 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitBonehead (Oasis) - Storytime with Boon - Episode 6||Oh, didn't see you there! Well, seeing as you're reading this, boy have we got a show for you this week from the archives of Mr Boon's mind. Sean Hughes uses an Inspirals t-shirt not as advertised, the mis-pronunciation of one of The Smiths, Oasis stories and a chat with Bonehead as well as Clint spending the day trying to sell the Big Issue. This week we've got new unsigned music from Nude as well. The Spotify playlist this week resides here - http://spoti.fi/20Vkx7j Download and subscribe for your listening pleasure and ease! The Undertones - Teenage Kicks The Smiths - This Charming Man Oasis - Some Might Say Oasis - Columbia Inspiral Carpets - Joe Crystal Waters - Gypsy Woman Nude - Oh My Lady||10 2 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitBez (Happy Mondays) - Storytime with Boon Live - Episode 5||Why hello there Boonarmy! This weeks show is a very special one, recorded live at Reds True Barbecue in Manchester with the one and only Bez from the Happy Mondays. Hear Clint chat to the maraca magician with stories from bee keeping to big brother interventions. Bez truly is one of a kind! This week's unsigned band is Larkins with Let Your Hair Down! Even though there's not a lot of music this week you can find a Spotify playlist to accompany the episode right here - http://spoti.fi/1S0ct3D||3 2 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitProf Brian Cox - Storytime with Boon - Episode 4||This week on Storytime with Boon, a Top of the Pops slapping contest with Mark E Smith, the press turns on the Inspirals, how Clint taught Ray Davies from The Kinks how to play Subbuteo and Brian Cox chats to Clint about his love of Saturn 5. There's also news on the Boon families budding band and new unsigned music from Ryan Jarvis. For a Spotify playlist of all the music in the show and more click here - http://spoti.fi/20sc6QD Also, this week listen to the show and find out how to register to join Clint in conversation with Bez from the Happy Mondays next week at Red's True Barbecue in Manchester. Be quick though as it's first come first served! Inspiral Carpets feat. Mark E Smith - I Want You Erasure - Respect The Kinks - Tired Of Waiting Inspiral Carpets - Saturn 5 David Bowie - Life On Mars The Beatles - Taxman Ryan Jarvis - Moving Far Too Fast||27 1 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFran Healy - Storytime with Boon - Episode 3||This week on Storytime with Boon, Clint talks about the time he met Calvin Harris before he was famous and getting a little cocky with a stage dive, when U2 asked the Inspirals to help support them at an anti nuclear protest and when Clint had a 1 fingered glove moment at the doctors. There's also insight into the Clint Boon Experience track 'Do What You Do' with Travis frontman Fran Healy, who also joins Clint for a chat. All that plus Clint's views on home schooling and new music from unsigned band, Cabbage! For a Spotify playlist of all the music in the show and more click here - http://spoti.fi/1UbY026rn Underworld - Born Slippy Lou Reed - Satellite Of Love The Doors - People Are Strange Clint Boon Experience - Do What You Want (Earworm Song) Travis - Why Does It Always Rain On Me Alice Cooper - Schools Out Cabbage - Kevin||20 1 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPeter Hook - Storytime with Boon - Episode 2||This week on Storytime with Boon, Clint talks about his part in the film 24 Hour Party People, his school days with Gary the angry rocker and chats to Peter Hook about the time he saw a bit too much of Hooky on his wedding day. There's also new unsigned music from former Catfish and the Bottlemen lead guitarist Billy Bibby as well as the story behind the Clint Boon Experience track, 'White No Sugar'. For a Spotify playlist of all the music in the show and more click here - http://spoti.fi/1l5rkLF If you like the show, download and subscribe in iTunes with new shows every week! Happy Mondays - 24 Hour Party People Led Zeppelin - Whole Lotta Love Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart Monaco - What Do You Want From Me Clint Boon Experience - White No Sugar Billy Bibby - Waitin' For You||13 1 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAlfie Boe and Clint - Storytime with Boon - Episode 1||In the first ever episode of Storytime with Boon, Clint tells stories about Shaun Ryder, Noel Gallagher and is joined on the phone by Alfie Boe. He talks about the meaning behind the Inspiral Carpets track 'Sackville' and why he's a big fan of co-sleeping. There's also unsigned music from the band The Time Sellers. For a Spotify playlist of all the music in the show and more click here - http://spoti.fi/1ZNQbD8 If you like the show, download and subscribe in iTunes with new shows every week. Happy Mondays - Step On Oasis - Rock 'n' Roll Star The Clint Boon Experience - 17 & Over! The Clint Boon Experience - Only One Way I Can Go Inspiral Carpets - Sackville The Time Sellers - Cold Revolt||6 1 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitIt all starts here - Storytime with Clint Boon - Teaser||Clint Boon, the organ playing Mancunian legend from Inspiral Carpets new podcast. Listen to a teaser for the new show, coming January 2016!||30 11 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
If you like a story or two then subscribe to this. If your Noel Gallagher or the man down the pub then Clint Boon has got time for you. All round nice guy and Manc legend. Xxx
What an absolute legend! Can’t wait to hear the rest of this..
I’ve been an Inspiral Carpets fan for years and loved Clint’s show on XFM. Really looking forward to downloading this. Hurry up!
Great to hear about what went on back in the day and the unsigned band feature! can’t wait for more.. BOON ARMY!