Hoge ‘n’ Smith 67: Cla’s Spanish Inquisition

November 12, 2016

leonCla goes for a job interview and performs more comedy, Hoge rediscovers his love for Blink 182, the boys review the best TV shows since 2000 as well as some important online stats. Some scandalous accusations about rugby players are also made. TV shows discussed include The Sopranos, The Office, The Wire, Deadwood, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Breaking Bad, Fargo, Westworld,

Opening song this week is’Anthem Part 2′ and closing song is ‘Cynical’, both by Blink 182.



Hoge ‘n’ Smith 66: Hoge, the White Magnum

October 25, 2016

imageedit_2_9821683119The boys attempt to make themselves heard over the roars of rude children for a chat about a hot new podcast, Instagram birds, Hoge’s planned excursion to Africa next year, Cla’s next stand-up performance and spoiler-free discussions of ‘War on Everyone’, Black Mirror episode ‘Nosedive’, ‘Hell or High Water’ and ‘Atlanta’. There’s also a slightly spoilery discussion of ‘Westworld’.

Check out ‘The Other Women’ podcast here and let us know if  you’d like to hear a cross-over episode! Opening song this week is ‘Breaking the Law’ by Judas Priest.


Hoge ‘n’ Smith 65: The Return of Smith

September 4, 2016


The ‘Smith’ in Hoge ‘n’ Smith returns (although technically speaking he is ‘Smyth’ and if you really want to be accurate, he’s actually ‘Collins’). The trio discuss Cla’s third attempt at stand-up, Maghnus’s swim around Ireland, great album openers, bathroom misadventures and question the wisdom of clustering together L, G, B, T and Q.

Opening song this week is ‘Lose Control’ by Ash. Emails to hogensmith@gmail.com. If you’d like to support Maghnus’s  nominated charities, head over to http://www.sand2snowadventures.com.


Hoge ‘n’ Smith 64:Don’t go see Cla in Charlie Malone’s

August 26, 2016

claWe’re back with our first new podcast in months and goddamnit we’ll be back with another one next week! Cla details his second go at comedy and rags on Stranger Things, Hoge recounts his trip to America and the boys discuss Cla’s theory regarding the fallout of Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant.

Cla will be performing stand-up in Charlie Malone’s on September 1st. Don’t go and see him.

Opening song this week is ‘Why can’t we be friends?’ by War. Emails to hogensmith@gmail.com, we’re also on Twitter and Fashebook.


Hoge ‘n’ Smith 63: The Juice is Loose

May 27, 2016


Hoge and Cla  get together to discuss ‘American Crime Story: The People vs. OJ Simpson’, celebrity culture, The Plough and the Stars, Cla’s new gym routine, Cla’s romantic life, the new Captain America and the body transformation of John Krasinski. There’s also an almost appearance from fan favourite Joe McKenna.

Opening song this week is ‘Mother We Just Can’t Get Enough’ by the underrated (in Hoge’s opinion) New Radicals.


Hoge ‘n’ Smith 62: Jailhouse Pudding

April 21, 2016

1020Hoge and Cla sit down for just about the most current episode of the show you’re ever likely to hear (recorded and dropped on April 21st). On the agenda for today are: Conor McGregor’s ‘retirement’, Midnight Special, the psychology of business, reality TV and volunteer prisoners.

Opening song this week is ‘Jailhouse Rock’ by an up and coming star named Elvis Presley. Check out his MySpace for more of his tracks.