FMIC Arts and Culture Podcast

FMIC Arts and Culture Podcast

Welcome to the home of the new arts and culture podcast, FMIC, brought to you by Wales Arts Review; hosted by Gary Raymond and Gray Taylor, edited by Dani Thomas, and produced by Cerith Mathias.

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FMIC 05 | The Big Interview: John McGrath

In a feature-length interview, Gary Raymond discusses National Theatre Wales with the outgoing founding Artistic Director.


FMIC Mini #2 | Jamie Owen reads Niall Griffiths

One of Wales’ most recognisable voices reads a brand new short story from one of Wales’ most admired writers.


FMIC 04 | Halloween Special

Gary and Gray find themselves in an old graveyard at midnight with only some weird and macabre short stories to keep them company.


FMIC 03 | Madness

Gary and Gray discuss the Madness theme in WNO’s anniversary season with Steph Power; Gray reflects on his visit to Dismaland, and Gary talks to I Speak Machine about music and film-making.


FMIC Mini #1 | Listeners’ Questions

Gary and Gray attempt to answer a selection of questions from the FMIC listeners in the first of our FMIC Mini podcasts.


FMIC 02 | Velvet Coalmine

Recorded at Blackwood’s Velvet Coalmine festival in September 2015, with guests Cynan Jones, Francesca Rhydderch, Jo Mazelis, Rachel Trezise, Danielle Lewis and festival director Iain Richards.


FMIC 01 | Pilot Episode

Recorded at Newport’s Riverfront Theatre, Gary and Gray discuss Ray Milland, #TeenageKicks and Flash Fiction. With guests Phil Morris and Jane Roberts.