Hoge ‘n’ Smith 69: Hoge ‘n’ Cla ‘n’ The Other Women

January 7, 2017

other-womenPodcasting worlds collide as two thirds of The Other Women join Hoge and Cla for a very special podcast collaboration. The gang debate some of their favourite movies and TV shows of 2016, 1998 and 1999.

This is part one of a two-part episode, with the second half available by downloading the latest episode of The Other Women podcast on iTunes or your preferred podcast directory. You can also check out their Facebook page @ facebook.com/theotherwomenpodcast

Opening song this week is ‘Man! I feel like a woman’ by Shania Twain.


Hoge ‘n’ Smith 68: Cracking Tralee

December 18, 2016

cla-and-hogeCla climbs another rung on the comedy ladder, encounters some new enemies in the library , visits Limerick’s newest hotspot and goes porn free. Hoge and Cla break down the Oasis documentary ‘Supersonic’ and Westworld (with spoilers).

The boys also launch the ‘Win a date with Cla’ competition which you can enter by pitching your date idea (along with your written agreement to pay for said date) to hogensmith@gmail.com.

Opening song this week is ‘Natives’ by Blink 182.



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.