Daniel Kitson stand-up comedy set from 2004
July 12, 2007 2:03 PM   Subscribe

A recording of stand-up comedian Daniel Kitson's Edinburgh show from 2004, about dancing and other things. (4-part audio (click next), can also download from the podcast feed on this page, has rude words so possibly NSFW, funny)
posted by Ira.metafilter (8 comments total) 8 users marked this as a favorite
Also like Me and Bob, which is just a story, more towards the storytelling and theatre side of things he's been leaning towards in recent years. danielkitson.com doesn't seem to be working at the moment, so this will do as the link to his website.

This is quite a good set - not his very best necessarily, but the best (and only) set available from him legally, free and online, as far as I know. Enjoy :)
posted by Ira.metafilter at 2:05 PM on July 12, 2007

Kitson is tops.
posted by jettloe at 2:08 PM on July 12, 2007

Brilliant! Thanks. And a timely reminder that I need to book tickets for this year's show, as it seems to be selling out rather sharpish...
posted by Robot Rowboat at 2:41 PM on July 12, 2007

That was great! Never heard him before, thanks!
posted by lumpenprole at 4:50 PM on July 12, 2007

I'd never heard him before. Thanks for posting this.
posted by solotoro at 7:12 PM on July 12, 2007

Robot Rowboat: If you mean It's The Fireworks Talking - yeah :) Sadly I didn't and probably won't get to see it this year, but he's planning to release many of his shows (including the new one) on CDs, DVDs and vinyl - so that's excellent news!
posted by Ira.metafilter at 8:23 PM on July 12, 2007

I saw him a few years ago (before he was famous!) and loved his interaction with the audience, engaging rather than mocking. Also, great impact opening, he comes out, big flannel shirt, thick glasses and bushy beard "I'm not a pedophile, I just like the look"
posted by doozer_ex_machina at 2:04 AM on July 13, 2007

Kitson is brilliant. Listening now, I think I saw a version of this show on tour, it's great to hear it again, thanks for reminding me about him.
posted by tomsk at 6:15 AM on July 13, 2007

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