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Surprisingly enlightening about people. Disappointingly uninformative about furniture. Join Dan Brown (the host) as he interviews a range of guests (the guest) while they are sat in a wardrobe (the wardrobe). The Host, The Guest & The Wardrobe ran intermittently from 2016 through to 2020, then disappeared, but now you can relive those turbulent years on more podcast platforms than ever.
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Kail Agius steps into Dan Brown's wardrobe. Things get pretty heated between the host and the guest as they discuss comedy, animal occupations, and genocide. Originally published 6th May 2017.
Relive the horrors of Mr Blobby in a confined space? Yes please! That's something Kit Fox is about to do in Dan Brown's wardrobe. Originally published 1st May 2017.
Getting back into stand-up comedy is one of the main themes of this week's wardrobe discussion. Maybe you should all send this to Dan and make him listen to it, then you'd get more Dan Brown content. You must want that if you're still here by now, right? Originally published 8th April 2017.
Cal Reader is the latest stranger turned friend to enter Dan Brown's wardrobe, and appropriately they get chatting about dungeons. Originally published 21st March 2017.
It's always nice to make new friends, and Dan finds it easier if they're inside his wardrobe. This week Tom Atherton is the former stranger discussing acting, voiceovers and Chris Pine. Originally published 5th March 2017.
Dan becomes one of the rare people to have had a double-digit number of people in his wardrobe, and the person that gets to make it across the line is Josh Matthews. Originally published 8th February 2017.
Why is there a sudden jump to Episode 9? How did Dan manage to lose two episodes in succession? Ross Lyall Blair doesn't even acknowledge those questions from the comfort of Dan Brown's wardrobe, choosing instead to talk about comedy, piano, and sound quality (ironically). Originally published 22nd January 2017.…
Slugs. You want to hear about them? You want to hear about them while Andrew Drummond sits in Dan Brown's wardrobe? Maybe this episode is for you. Originally published 17th December 2016.
Firewalking, writing, and virtual reality - the rule of three for a much more exciting podcast than this one. But Sean Beasley sits in Dan Brown's wardrobe to talk about all three of them, coincidentally. Originally published 10th December 2016.
Marc makes his marc in Dan Brown's wardrobe, lasting an impressive 29 minutes 31 seconds. Originally published 3rd December 2016.
James Jackson is the guest, winking in Dan Brown's wardrobe for 32 minutes and 10 seconds. Why else do you think we added an explicit tag to this podcast? Originally published 26 November 2016.
The second person to enter Dan Brown's wardrobe is Nathan Dean, managing an incredible 23 full minutes in the wardrobe without a break. Originally published 20th November 2016.
Michael Bonner-MacKenzie is the first person to step inside Dan Brown's wardrobe, and lasts a whopping 9 minutes and 24 seconds. Originally published 11th November 2016.
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