Meet Dan Gale

  *Our newest recruit at James Bond Radio is audio/visual maestro, Dan Gale. Dan’s debut podcast documentary episode “TAPE SECRET: The Audiobooks of James Bond,” went down a storm with listeners. So in the usual James Bond Radio fashion, let’s hear Dan’s answers to the 007 Quickfire Questions… 1. Favourite Bond Film? The Living Daylights, it rides the lines…

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A View To A Kill Reviewed (Part 1) | Podcast #111

It’s the beginning of the end. Over the last 2 years we’ve been covering the Sir Roger Moore era of James Bond and it’s finally coming to a close with A View To A Kill. It’s a film that definitely divides opinion. It certainly has it’s lovers but also those who aren’t so keen. In…

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The James Bond Theme | The Music of Bond Podcast #002

Today on the Music Of Bond we look at the iconic James Bond Theme. We delve deep into the history of the tune and look at everything from the origins to the bitter battle for credit over who wrote it. We also look at the 2001 court case between Monty Norman and The Times, with…

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Book Review: Strike Lightning by Steve Cole (Young Bond)

Steve Cole’s 3rd Young Bond book Strike Lightning comes right off the heels of his second effort Heads You Die.  Cole took over the Young Bond series from Charlie Higson who ended his tenure with By Royal Command which details the events surrounding Bond’s expulsion from Eton.  The Young Bond books themselves are a truly…

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Peter Lamont Talks James Bond, Ken Adam, Goldfinger, Octopussy & More | Podcast #110

It’s time to welcome Oscar winner Peter Lamont to JBR this week. As someone who worked on a total of 18 Bond films from Goldfinger to Casino Royale, we could have made 100 podcasts based on Peter’s stories alone. In today’s episode we hear what it was like to work on some of cinemas all-time…

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TAPE SECRET! The Audiobooks of James Bond | Podcast Documentary

This week we have some thing completely different for your aural pleasure. In the first of a monthly series of audio documentaries, new 00-JBR recruit Dan Gale takes us through the history of the James Bond audiobooks. That’s right, this week you’re actually going to learn something! Listen Below… iTunes: http://jamesbondradio.com/itunes Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/jamesbondradio Twitter: http://twitter.com/jamesbondradio

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On Location: Mexico City’s Day of the Dead Festival by Ben Waterworth

Australian JBR fan and fellow Bond podcaster Ben Waterworth was in Mexico City for the recent first inaugural Day of the Dead Festival inspired by the pre-titles sequence of SPECTRE. He captured some extraordinary photos and even put together a brilliant video documenting this epic experience! As a massive James Bond fan and rival James…

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Gloria Hendry Interview + Mi6 Mailbag #4 | Podcast #109

Big shout out to JBR roving reporter Matthew Chernov this week for bagging a brief on-the-spot interview with the one and only Gloria Hendry aka Rosie Carver! We’ll hear all about her recent jazz tribute to the music of Bond and a whole lot more. Also we finally get around the the 4th instalment of…

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Gloria Hendry’s Jazz Tribute to the Songs of James Bond By Matthew Chernov

“The songs are just wonderful! I love them all!” That’s how Gloria Hendry, the unforgettable co-star of Live and Let Die, described the music of the 007 series when I spoke with her recently in Los Angeles. Our conversation took place at the Barbara Morrison Performing Center, located in L.A.’s historic Leimert Park neighborhood, where…

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Nic Raine Interview | The Music of Bond Podcast #001

This week join Chris Wright and Warren Ringham for the first of a brand new monthly series for James Bond Radio: The Music Of Bond. For our inaugural episode we have a fabulous, not-to-be-missed interview with Composer, Arranger, Orchestrator and Conductor Nic Raine. Nic was John Barry’s orchestrator in the later part of his career,…

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