The Radio X Evening Show with Gordon Smart

The Radio X Evening Show with Gordon Smart

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Episodes

Episode 145 – Jon Richardson, Lucy Beaumont & The Global Awards 2020

In a team effort this week, the podcast features both Gordon and George Godfrey, who took over once Gordon’s voice gave up! This week, we’ve got Jon Richardson and his wife, Lucy Beaumont talking about their new show, a Classic Album from The Wombats and all the action from The Global Awards 2020! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
17/03/2018m 25s

Episode 144 – Tom Houghton

The latest of the Radio X Comedy Podcast hosts joins Gordon this week. Tom Houghton was in to talk about his new podcast; Class Dismissed! There’s also a Classic Album from The Futureheads and a LOT of love for The Strokes. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
28/02/2015m 29s

Episode 143 – Biffy Clyro, Dermot Kennedy, Heidi Regan & Inhaler

We couldn't have packed more guests in to this week. Gordon welcomed the Biffy Clyro boys for the final show of the week, but not before he'd welcomed Irish star in the making, Dermot Kennedy and Australian comedian - host of brand new podcast "A Thin Layer of Film" - Heidi Regan. Let's not forget he also checked in with Inhaler on the phone just before they went on stage on Tuesday night! What a week. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
21/02/2046m 41s

Episode 142 – Marcus Mumford, Josh Widdicombe & Declan McKenna

The studio door didn’t stop spinning this week. First off it was comedians Josh Widdicombe and Chris Washington, closely followed by Declan McKenna. As if that wasn’t enough – Gordon then headed to Mumford & Sons’ studio in North London for an exclusive chat with Marcus Mumford! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
14/02/2046m 26s

Episode 141 – Blossoms Night & Rhys James

The week kicked off in EPIC style with every member of Blossoms joining Gordon LIVE in the studio to chat about their new album, play some live tracks and also play some daft games. You’ll also hear from comedian Rhys James about his new podcast Early Work, plus a Classic Album from The Streets. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
07/02/2045m 8s

Episode 140 – Maisie Adam, Tom Lucy & Sea Girls

This week, Gordon invited new Radio X recruits Maisie Adam & Tom Lucy to talk about their brand new podcast “That’s A First”. There’s also a chosen one from Sea Girls and a Linkin Park Classic Album! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
31/01/2026m 51s

Episode 139 – Tom Grennan

Tom Grennan's new single was Gordon's chosen one this week. He came in to chat about where the song came from and what's next! There's also a Classic Album from Florence & The Machine and some My Chemical Romance news too! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
25/01/2013m 41s

Episode 138 – Liam Fray & Bastille

It was a big week for Courteeners this week with a brand new album out. Liam chatted to Gordon ahead of his Full Album Playback with John Kennedy on X-Posure. Plus – MASSIVE Bastille news that we didn’t see coming! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
17/01/2025m 19s

Episode 137 – Holy Fire & Kitchen Disco

It’s back to business as usual on The Evening Show with a Classic Album from Foals and all the latest gossip from the week! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
10/01/208m 48s

Episode 136 – Merry Christmas!

In the final Evening Show Podcast of the year – Gordon and George Godfrey bring you a couple of Classic Album’s, some Glasto chat and the albums and singles of the year. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
20/12/1922m 26s

Episode 135 – Pete Townshend

Legendary Who guitarist Pete Townshend popped in this week. Gordon also had a Classic Album from Chemical Brothers and a couple of stories too! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
09/12/1916m 18s

Episode 134 – Chris Martin & Jake Bugg

Bands don’t come much bigger than Coldplay and Gordon caught up with the front man, Chris Martin this week! He also celebrated Jake Bugg’s new single as his ‘chosen one’ and chatted to him throughout the week about what’s to come. There’s also a Classic Album from Paolo Nutini! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
29/11/1918m 47s

Episode 133 – Blossoms, Circa Waves & Dylan John Thomas

This week, Gordon chatted to Tom Ogden from Blossoms about their brand new single. He also caught up with Circa Waves from Mexico and invited Dylan John Thomas into the studio! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
24/11/1924m 51s

Episode 132 – Snow Patrol & Vampire Weekend

It was a week for excellent returning guests this week. Both Gary Lightbody and Ezra Koenig returned to The Evening Show – plus a chat with Johnny Took from DMA’s and a Classic Album from Coldplay! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
15/11/1929m 38s

Episode 131 – Foo Fighters & Back To Black

This week, Gordon looked back at some Foo Fighters highlights from the last couple of years and celebrated Amy Winehouse’s Back To Black as his Classic Album. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
10/11/1911m 34s

Episode 130 – Taylor Hawkins, Noel Gallagher & Matt Morgan

Gordon & Matt were back on drive duties this week, covering for Johnny Vaughan. Ably assisted by Dr Sunta Templeton, they talked money, toenails, rats, and entrance music – and they were joined by Foo Fighter’s drummer Taylor Hawkins who was in fiery mood. The Evening Show is back in Gordon’s hands next week. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
01/11/1928m 49s

Episode 129 – Mumford & Sons & Serge Pizzorno

A couple of absolute legends turned up on The Evening Show this week. Gordon welcomed Ben Lovett from Mumford & Sons and the mighty Serge Pizzorno from Kasabian. There’s also a belter of a Classic Album from The Vaccines. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
28/10/1927m 19s

Episode 128 – Blossoms

This week got off to a difficult start for Gordon. He was stuck on a runway in Edinburgh on Monday night rather than in the studio! The ever-dependable George Godfrey stepped up to the plate though, and delivered the Classic Album from Happy Mondays with aplomb! Later in the week, once things had calmed down, Gordon chatted with the Blossoms lads about their upcoming tour! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
11/10/1916m 34s

Episode 127 - Kasabian Classic Album & Damon Albarn's New Project

This soggy week on the Evening Show brought us a classic album from the Lez-Tah boys, news about Chris Cornell, Black Keys and a new project from the mind of Damon Albarn. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
04/10/1910m 15s

Episode 126 – Torches, Brits & Ticks

This week, Gordon had stories to tell from his night out with Sam Fender, a Classic Album from Foster The People and a revelation from Pete Doherty about ‘blue’ ticks… Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
30/09/198m 41s

Episode 125 – Sam Fender Night

It was a special week this week. The Evening Show threw it’s doors open to the Geordie wonder, Sam Fender. Find out his favourite guitar, the most amazing part of his live set and how well he knows his saxophone songs! There’s also a Classic Album from Franz Ferdinand! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
20/09/1939m 38s

Episode 124 – Alex Horne

He’s got to be the most regular guest on The Evening Show…. This week, Gordon welcomed back Alex Horne for his 4th visit! There’s also a Classic Album from James and a bit of Supergrass news! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
13/09/1919m 10s

Episode 123 - Miles Kane, Foals & Inhaler

Just like the number of the podcast not 1, not 2, but 3 big guests this week on the evening show podcast. Miles Kane dropped by to chat his new single, Yannis from Foals popped on FaceTime from a pub to chat the 2nd single from their new album and the lads from Inhaler finally joined Gordon in studio. It's a packed one but listening will be as easy as 1, 2, 3. Sorry. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
06/09/1930m 53s

Episode 122 – Bombay Bicycle Club, The Sherlocks & Jack Peñate

Considering it was a four-day week, The Evening Show was NOT hanging about this week. Gordon managed to welcome Bombay Bicycle Club in following their return, The Sherlocks popped in too and so did Jack Peñate! Amazing. It was also the week that Radio X celebrated the 25th Anniversary of Definitely Maybe. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
30/08/1949m 45s

Episode 121 – Dave Grohl & Sam Fender Are Scottish*

*Whilst Gordon Smart believes this to be true, his views in no way represent the views of Radio X. Still, he's convinced! There's also a Classic Album from The Smiths and a chat with the legendary Felix White! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
27/08/1912m 49s

Episode 120 – Kelly Jones & Matt Morgan

Matt Morgan was back in with Gordon again this week, and the pair covered: horses, skuamorphs, middle class burdens and night soil – plus they were joined by Kelly Jones of STEREOPHONICS! The Evening Show is back in Gordon’s hands next week. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
16/08/1953m 7s

Episode 119 - Noel Gallagher & Matt Morgan

Gordon sits in on Drive with the company of Matt Morgan, a chat with Noel Gallagher that reveals egg box revelations, Matt talks robot tongues and the show covers unusual methods of payments, school shame and punishments.
09/08/191h 22m

Episode 118 – Puzzle, 13 & SUPER Group Rumours

This week, George Godfrey has been in the hot seat whilst Gordon is away. He's got a couple of Classic Albums, some LG news and some Paolo Nutini chat too! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
02/08/1915m 29s

Episode 117 – Stereophonics in Swansea

It was a special interview this week. Gordon headed down to Swansea to chat to The Stereophonics lads before they went on stage at Singleton Park! Find out their ultimate set list and the most expensive mistake they ever made! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
26/07/1913m 22s

Episode 116 – Serge Pizzorno (The SLP)

There’s a few little morsels this week from Gordon Smart. In case you missed it, you can catch up with the Serge Pizzorno interview, there’s also Tom Grennan news, Sam Fender chat and a Classic Album from Daft Punk. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
19/07/1923m 9s

Episode 115 – Matt Morgan & Serge

Matt Morgan was back in with Gordon again this week, and the pair covered: suncream, cockatoos, wife guys, fear and curry. AND they were joined by Sergio Lorenzo Pizzorno of The S.L.P. – that’s Serge from Kasabian and his new solo project! The Evening Show is back in Gordon’s hands next week. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
12/07/191h 3m

Episode 114 – Sam Fender

Despite a few vocal problems lately, Sam Fender was still all good for a chat with Gordon this week. With only a few weeks to go before his debut album, Sam came in to chat about the latest single. There’s also a Classic Album from The Streets and a look at the relationship between Foo Fighters and Led Zep! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
05/07/1918m 3s

Episode 113 - The Black Keys

Patrick and Dan are back – that’s The Black Keys to you and me. And they don’t hold back… Plus there’s a Classic Album from the one and only Metallica. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
28/06/1917m 10s

Episode 112 – Noel Gallagher, Blossoms & Gerry Cinnamon

Another banger of a week! What more could you want than Noel Gallgher, Scottish royalty Gerry Cinnamon and Tom Ogden from Blossoms? Get. It. On. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
21/06/1929m 47s

Episode 111 – Miles Kane, Love Fame Tragedy & Doves

The Evening Show was a busy place this week. Gordon popped up to Heaton Park to chat to Doves – and then it was back down to London to see Miles Kane and Murph (of The Wombats) who both had exciting new tunes to unveil. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
14/06/1923m 41s

Episode 110 – Leisure

This week’s Classic Album was Leisure from Blur. What a banger. There was also news from everyone’s favourite Scotsman, Gerry Cinnamon. Plus, news from The Cure & Noel Gallagher. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
07/06/1910m 58s

Episode 109 – The Amazons & Catfish & The Bottlemen

It was back to business for Gordon and Producer Vin this week. The Evening Show beckoned and delivered The Amazons, fresh off the back of their 2nd album’s release. They were in to talk Future Dust and give a state of the nation address! Catfish also came on to talk festivals! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
31/05/1921m 40s

Episode 108 – The Return of The Dartford Rubber Man

Matt Morgan was back in with Gordon again this week, and the pair covered: Loch Ness, donkeys, testosterone, and pointlessness. Oh, and Matt lost his voice. Perfect for a radio presenter. The Evening Show is back in Gordon’s hands next week. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
24/05/1943m 0s

Episode 107 - Matt Morgan returns…

Gordon sat in for Johnny Vaughan again this week, and once more he was joined by Matt Cardle lookalike Matt Morgan! They talked cyborgs, pathetic acts of rebellion, braiding hair, and – most importantly of all – they asked the question ‘Do you wash your legs in the shower?’. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
17/05/191h 1m

Episode 106 – Vampire Weekend

After a LONG wait, Vampire Weekend are back with their much-anticipated fourth album, Father of The Bride. Gordon chatted to Ezra from the band about how the album came about, Vampire Weekend’s collaborations and the concept of the “indie disco”! Plus, catch up with Gordon’s Taskmaster challenges and enjoy a Classic Album from Kings of Leon! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
10/05/1934m 0s

Episode 105 – Blossoms & Moby Dick

This week, Gordon had a Classic album from David Bowie (massive) and an unusual story involving a mild-mannered vegan and Donald Trump. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
05/05/1914m 0s

Episode 104 – Parklife 25th Anniversary

Well that's enough to ruin your day isn't it? The iconic Blur album - Parklife - turned 25 this week. Gordon dug back into the archives to find interviews with Damon Albarn and Alex James as he celebrated the milestone! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
27/04/1919m 0s

BONUS PODCAST – Sam Fender

Sam Fender checked in with George Godfrey this week has he kept The Evening Show seat warm for Gordon whilst he was away. The Geordie legend called in from his tour bus to talk to George about his forthcoming debut album “Hypersonic Missiles”. As well as that – you can expect two Classic Albums (count them – two) from the Foos and Noel Gallagher! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
19/04/1921m 0s

Episode 103 – Sanjeev Bhaskar & Ed Gamble

It was a couple of absolute gems this week. First up, Sanjeev Bhaskar joined Gordon to chat through his series “Porters”. Also, comedian Ed Gamble popped in to chat about his tour and his love for the heavier end of the music spectrum!   Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
05/04/1930m 0s

Episode 102 – Gang of Youths

We’ve been waiting for AGES for them to come – and they finally came!! Gang of Youths made their way from Australia, all the way to the Evening Show studio. Topics included; Jesus, alcoholism, marriage and death! That should cover it. All that plus a Classic Album from AC/DC! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
29/03/1922m 0s

BONUS PODCAST – Two Door Cinema Club & Van McCann

George Godfrey was keeping Gordon's seat warm whilst he covered for Johnny on the 4 - 7 THANG! It was a cracking week too, with Two Door Cinema Club popping in to chat to George about their new single and reveal the memories of their worst ever gig! Plus, George caught up with Van McCann from Catfish & The Bottlemen as they released the latest single from their forthcoming album The Balance. All that, plus a Classic Album from Guns n' Roses! What more could you want?? Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
28/03/1920m 0s

BONUS PODCAST - Two Door Cinema Club & Van McCann

George Godfrey was keeping Gordon's seat warm whilst he covered for Johnny on the 4 - 7 THANG! It was a cracking week too, with Two Door Cinema Club popping in to chat to George about their new single and reveal the memories of their worst ever gig! Plus, George caught up with Van McCann from Catfish & The Bottlemen as they released the latest single from their forthcoming album The Balance. All that, plus a Classic Album from Guns n' Roses! What more could you want?? Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
24/03/1920m 0s

Episode 101 – Rob Beckett & Martin Compston

Gordon sat in for Johnny Vaughan again this week, and once again he was joined by conspiracy enthusiast, Matt Morgan! Rob Beckett popped in for a chin wag and so did DS Steve Arnott from Line of Duty turned up too (Martin Compston!) All that, plus: Hear Simon Le Bon let himself down.... Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
22/03/191h 7m

Episode 100 – Ricky Gervais, Kelly Jones, Simon Amstell, Alex Horne & Jade Bird

It's the century! The BIG 100!!! There was no way this was going to be an episode to just pass you by! This week, Gordon broke the record for guests on The Evening Show - kicking it all off with Ricky Gervais, who was in to talk about his new Netflix smash, After Life! Following him, was Kelly Jones for a celebratory full album playback, as Gordon helped Stereophonics mark 20 years since the release of Performance & Cocktails. After that, another pair of comedy greats added to the line up in the shape of Simon Amstell and Alex Horne, and to top it all off; Jade Bird joined Gordon via FaceTime as she hits the road for her US tour!! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
15/03/191h 34m

Episode 99 – Bears Den, Sam Fender, Stereophonics & Blossoms

It was a varied week on The Evening Show! One minute Bear’s Den were in to chat through their new music, next it was Sam Fender cropping up to talk about playing alongside Kings of Leon and before you knew it – it was The Global Awards featuring chats with Stereophonics and Blossoms! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/03/1941m 0s

Episode 98 – Ten Tonnes

It was only a matter of time before Ten Tonnes joined Gordon on The Evening Show. After smashing it as one of Radio X’s Great X-Pectations in January, it was great to have him on. Plus, Gordon dipped back into a Rage Against The Machine Classic Album! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
01/03/1920m 0s

Episode 97 – Ardal O’Hanlon

It was a first meeting for Gordon as he welcomed comedy legend Ardal O’Hanlon into the studio! He was in to talk about his new tour and his incredible career to-date. As well as that – there’s some TRNSMT news and a Classic Album from Depeche Mode. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
22/02/1927m 0s

Episode 96 - Jason Fox, Jimmy Nesbitt & Unromantic Dumping

This week, Gordon steps in for Johnny Vaughan on the 4 till 7 Thang with bespectacled comedy wordsmith Matt Morgan.   They talk about getting old, unnecessary automation and the times you've been unromantically dumped.  Plus, there's a classic Slash Gordon from Jimmy Nesbitt, we hear survival tips from star of SAS Who Dares Wins, Jason Fox and there's possibly the most Scottish interview you’ve ever heard with Bridge and Allen. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/03/191h 16m

Episode 96 - Jason Fox, Jimmy Nesbitt and Unromantic Dumping

This week, Gordon steps in for Johnny Vaughan on the 4 till 7 Thang with bespectacled comedy wordsmith Matt Morgan.   They talk about getting old, unnecessary automation and the times you've been unromantically dumped.  Plus, there's a classic Slash Gordon from Jimmy Nesbitt, we hear survival tips from star of SAS Who Dares Wins, Jason Fox and there's possibly the most Scottish interview you’ve ever heard with Bridge and Allen. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
15/02/191h 16m

Episode 95 – Acaster & Widdecombe, John Robins & The Amazons

It’s a PACKED PODCAST this week! How’s this for size? James Acaster, Josh Widdecombe, John Robins AND The Amazons! Gordon had James and Josh in to talk about their new show “Hypothetical.” Plus, Radio X’s very own John Robins was in chatting about his latest tour, and The Amazons popped in too with a BANGER of a new single! All that, plus a Classic Album from Green Day! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/02/1948m 0s

Episode 94 – Good Cop Bad Cop

You’re going to love the sound of Good Cop Bad Cop. This week Gordon chatted to Joe Carnell about his project with Arctic Monkeys drummer, Matt Helders. Joe chatted about the single, working with Matt and when we can expect the full album! There’s also a Classic Album from Blondie and some exciting gig news from The Who, The Killers and Royal Blood! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
01/02/1920m 0s

Episode 93 – Foals, Vampire Weekend & Sam Fender

The revolving door didn’t stop spinning on the Evening Show this week! Gordon sat down for a chat with Foals about their new material, he had a chat with Ezra Koenig about Vampire Weekend’s return after 6 years and Brits Critics Choice Award winner Sam Fender came in and proved that he’s an absolute, all-round legend. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
25/01/1944m 0s

Episode 92 – Radio Grohl

On Monday, David Grohl turned 50 years old! To celebrate, for one day only Radio X became Radio Grohl!! Gordon was right in there with the celebrations – a Classic Album from Nirvana, a Slash Gordon Grohl special and a chat with his mum too! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
18/01/1915m 0s

Episode 91 – Catfish & The Bottlemen & Steve Coogan

What a week to properly kick off 2019. Gordon had the company of comedy legend, star of Stan & Ollie and Alan Partridge mastermind: Steve Coogan! That wasn’t all…. We’ve all waited AGES for new Catfish & The Bottlemen music and it finally arrived this week! Van & Johnny joined Gordon to talk about the endless touring that they’ve been doing and the all-important new material!! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
11/01/1939m 0s

Episode 90 – Jade Bird

On this week's edition, you'll hear from soon-to-be household name Jade Bird! Jack Wood proved an able deputy to Gordon and chatted to Jade a few weeks ago. There's also a Macca story, a Classic Album from The Manics and a bit of Dave Grohl chat too! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
21/12/1813m 0s

Episode 89 – Blossoms & Martin Compston

A couple of returning guests this week. First of all, the Blossoms lads were in ahead of their Brixton Academy show, talking Christmas, new music and plenty of nonsense too! Also on the list was Martin Compston from BBC drama Line of Duty – with a few teases ahead of season 5! All that plus a Classic Album from The XX! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
14/12/1834m 0s

Episode 88 – Joe Lycett, Doves & League of Gentlemen

Gordon had plenty of company this week! First up it was comedy king of the withering delivery – Joe Lycett! That wasn’t all in terms of comedy however, as Mark Gatiss, Reece Shearsmith, Steve Pemberton & Jeremy Dyson from League of Gentlemen were all in the studio too! Following them was Jez Williams from Doves as they announce their long awaited reunion!!! All that plus a chat with Noel Gallagher’s official tour photographer Sharon Latham and a Classic Album from David Bowie! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/12/1856m 0s

Episode 87 – Bill Bailey, Gerry Cinnamon & The Zutons

It was a VERY busy one this week! Gordon had comedy legend Bill Bailey in, the Scottish sensation Gerry Cinnamon was on the phone for a big announcement and The Zutons were about to talk about their return! All that plus a Classic Album from The Black Keys! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
30/11/1844m 0s

Episode 86 – Mumford & Sons Night

Following the release of their 4th studio album – Delta – Marcus & Winston from Mumford & Sons joined Gordon for a massive catch up and plenty of mucking about! You’ll hear tales of injury, champagne and even the lads’ ability to make sweet, sweet music on children’s toy instruments! As well as this, theirs a Classic Album from Klaxons, and some rock n roll news from Biffy Clyro & Foo Fighters! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
23/11/1840m 0s

Episode 85 – Romesh Ranganathan & Justin Young

Comedy genius Romesh Ranganathan popped in to The Evening Show this week to talk Gordon through his new sitcom “The Reluctant Landlord”. They also covered toilet hostage situations, annoying kids & Romesh’s WORST GIG EVER. That’s not all – Justin Young from The Vaccines came on for a blether as well! All that plus a Classic Album from Green Day and the evolution of THAT Charlie Austin clip!
16/11/1831m 0s

Episode 84 – The White Album 50 Year Anniversary

A very lucky Gordon Smart went down to Abbey Road this week, to talk to Giles Martin about the 50th anniversary special release of The Beatles White Album. Giles’ father George worked on the original release, and 50 years later, Giles has painstakingly sorted through hours of original tapes to produce a fantastic collection of new mixes and unheard takes. Gordon chatted to him about the process, the myths and the legends! As well as highlights from this, you can expect a Classic Album from Blur! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
09/11/1817m 0s

Episode 83 – Liam Fray

Evening Show regular Liam Fray of Courteeners was back on the show this week, talking about the bands MASSIVE show next summer at Heaton Park in Manchester. There’s also a Classic Album from Arctic Monkeys and a bit of Massive Attack news! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
02/11/1824m 0s

Episode 82 – Basketball Mêlée, Classic Kings & Foo’s Time Out

Gordon returned from a week off with news of a Peppers punch up, a bit of news from The Cure and a classic album from The Kings of Leon!   Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
26/10/1815m 0s

Episode 81 – The 4 – 7 THANG!

This episode contains highlights of Gordon's week on the 4 till 7 Thang including the Sky Goth, a wardrobe malfunction, useless facts, pudding rage and a rock n roll shipping directory.
13/10/1859m 0s

Episode 80 – Tom Smith & John Niven

This week, two friends of the show were back! Tom Smith was around to chat about Editors going on tour and John Niven returned to talk about his new book. There’s also a double helping of Classic Albums and a couple of music news nuggets too! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1841m 0s

Episode 79 - Mumford & Sons

This week, Gordon was joined by Ben Lovett & Ted Dwane from the brilliant Mumford & Sons! The lads came in to talk about their new single “Guiding Light” and also answer all the usual daft questions…. The Slash Gordon book isn’t going to write itself is it!? There was also a Classic Album from Bloc Party and Gordon looked at what links The Vaccines to The Strokes! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1831m 0s

Episode 78 – Richard Ashcroft & Ray Winstone

Gordon had two MASSIVE guests this week. Catch up with Richard Ashcroft’s thoughts on… Just about everything and Ray Winstone talking about his new film! All that plus a story about New Order and a Classic Album from Supergrass! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1840m 0s

Episode 77 – Hozier & Luke Pritchard

A cracking couple of guests for Gordon on this week’s Evening Show Podcast. Irish singing genius Hozier beamed into the studio by the magic of technology and recent guest Luke Pritchard of The Kooks popped back in to talk festivals, DJ sets and a very exciting potential collaboration! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1836m 0s

Episode 76 – Paul Weller, The Libertines, Shaun Ryder & MORE!

It’s a record breaking Evening Show Podcast this week with tons of guests! Catch up with every interview from Victorious Festival, including Paul Weller, The Libertines, Shaun Ryder, Ricky Wilson, Shed Seven & The Prodigy! There’s also a chat with Murph from The Wombats and a Classic Album from The Maccabees! MASSIVE! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/181h 2m

Episode 75 – Dave Gorman & Liam Fray

On this week’s Evening Show Podcast, Gordon chats to comedian and powerpoint expert, Dave Gorman! There’s also an appearance from Courteeners’ Liam Fray, a Classic Album from The Killers and another “What’s The Story?” Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1836m 0s

Episode 74 – The Coral, Alex James & Joe Thomas

There were guests aplenty this week! Gordon welcomed the Coral into The Radio X Session studio to talk about the new album, indie disco picks & embarrassing encounters in the bathroom. Alex James popped in as well, talking about his very own festival “The Big Feastival!” Finally, Joe Thomas - of Inbetweeners fame - joined Gordon to talk about his film, The Festival! Got it? Good! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1842m 0s

Episode 73 - Back To Business

Gordon returned this week with a cracking Classic Album from Weezer. He also spoke to a Radio X listener for "What's The Story" and there were a couple of stories from the music industry, including a VERY expensive guitar and an old face up to thier old tricks! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1816m 0s

Episode 72 – Matt Bellamy & Gary Delaney

Gordon was chatting to Muse’s Matt Bellamy this week and there were a few things that needed clearing up! What on EARTH is Plug In Baby about!? After that, master of the one-liner Gary Delaney popped in to talk Panel shows, joke ownership & his worst gig! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1829m 0s

Episode 71 – Simon Pegg

Gordon was joined by all round legend Simon Pegg this week! He came in to talk Mission Impossible, gaming, Nick Frost & his worst ever gig! There was also a Classic Album from The Vaccines, an introduction to Gerry Cinnamon and a story from King Tut’s! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1826m 0s

Episode 70 – Tom Grennan

This week, Gordon spoke to Tom Grennan on the eve of his debut album being released. There’s also a Classic Album from Queens of the Stone Age, a brilliant “What’s the Story?” and the aftermath of Gordon’s trip to TRNSMT. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1828m 0s

Episode 69 – Dave Grohl in Manchester

Let’s not mess about – get a load of Gordon Smart talking in depth with Foo Fighters front man, rock legend and nicest man in the world Dave Grohl. There’s also a Classic Album from Iggy Pop and a chat to Grant in Perth who had an absolute nightmare with an Oasis soundtrack. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1824m 0s

Episode 68 – Paul McCartney, Backstage in Manchester & Grace

What. A. Week. In this week’s podcast, you’ll hear Gordon’s interview with legend of legends; Paul McCartney. Recorded in Macca’s own studios – you’ll hear about his new album, his worst gig and even a Slash Gordon! There’s also some sneaky backstage peeks from Foo Fighters’ gig in Manchester and a Classic Album from Jeff Buckley. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1835m 0s

Episode 67 – Festival Debauchery, Moby’s Record Collection & What Shirley Manson

Off to a festival and hoping for some romance? Gordon Smart has all the pointers for you. There’s also a Classic Album from the Stereophonics, a story about Shirley Manson and a classic “What’s The Story” from Chris in Runcorn. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1817m 0s

Episode 66 – Glasto Rumours, Dig Your Own Hole & What’s The Story?

This week on The Evening Show, a new feature was launched! Expect to hear amazing stories behind the Oasis tracks chosen by YOU! There’s also a Classic Album from The Chemical Brothers and a troubling rumour from Glastonbury! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1813m 0s

Episode 65 – Johnny Marr, Damon Albarn & The Kooks

What a week! In this week of Evening Shows, Gordon found time to get Johnny Marr on the phone, have Damon Albarn in for a right carry on and then finish it all off with The Kooks coming in for a blather too! All this plus a Classic Album from Nirvana & a bit of Foo’s gossip. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1847m 0s

Episode 64 – Snow Patrol, Manchester & DJ VJ

This week, Gary Lightbody joined Gordon live in the studio for a whole hour to mark the release of Snow Patrol’s latest album “Wildness”. They covered music, football and Larry David! There’s also an Arctic Monkeys story and a Classic Album from Feeder! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1841m 0s

Episode 63 – Noel Gallagher, Jon Richardson & The Arctic Monkeys Debate

A very special week on The Evening Show as Radio X hosted an exclusive gig at the Watford Colosseum. Gordon was the man on the ground and got a backstage chat with Noel and soaked up all the atmosphere (and lager) from backstage. There’s also a chat with the excellent Jon Richardson and a countdown of the Arctic Monkeys albums as ranked by you!   Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1845m 0s

Episode 62 – Bastille, Lungs & Jamaica Tales

Gordon returned this week after a lavish escape to Jamaica…. But don’t worry – he had the flu! He recovered in time to speak to the Bastille lads about their new album though, and dug into a classic Florence & The Machine Album too! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1827m 0s

Episode 61 – The Prodigy, Foos Cheese & DMA’s

A brief installment from the Evening Show Podcast this week as Gordon put in a grafting two day shift before jetting off somewhere sunny! A Classic Album from the Prodigy, a brilliant story about the Foo’s and what Liam Gallagher reckons about DMA’s Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1813m 0s

Episode 60 – Miles Kane, Fonts & Franz Bowie

Friend of the Evening Show and exciting wardrobe owner Miles Kane popped in this week. What a ledge. Also, Gordon had a look at Franz Ferdinand and how they draw influence from David Bowie. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1827m 0s

Episode 59 – Fran Healy, Classic Royal Blood & Spice Girls Fan

Gordon spoke to Travis legend Fran Healy this week about touring and why he didn’t have any clothes on (Fran, not Gordon). There was a classic album from Royal Blood and a Courteeners beer story too! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1826m 0s

Episode 58 – Jack White, Royal Blood Influences & Definitely Maybe

Surprise guests don’t come much bigger than Jack White…. The White Stripes legend turned up this week and Gordon wasn’t about to turn him away. There’s also a look at the influences of Radio X favourites, Royal Blood. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1820m 0s

Episode 57 – Peter Hook, Gary Lightbody, Kodaline & Dave Hogan

It’s been one of the busiest weeks on the Evening Show to date! Gordon welcomed the legendary Peter Hook of Joy Division & New Order, Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody – back after a 7 year absence, Steve Garrigan from Kodaline chatted down the line from Dublin and Dave Hogan, photographer of just about everyone over the last 40 years came in too! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1857m 0s

Episode 56 - Ricky Gervais, Frank Turner & Inter-county Rivalry

Two huge guests lined up this week, one with a new show on Netflix, the other with a brand new single (and it's a belter)! Both RICKY GERVAIS and FRANK TURNER join Gordon in this episode. Plus, hear about one of alt-J's biggest influcences, there's inter-county rivalry and a classic album from Arctic Monkeys!  Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1833m 0s

Episode 55 – Arcade Fire, Influencing The Killers & Walk Like A Panther

Gordon chatted to old friend of the Evening Show Win Butler from Arcade Fire this week! There were tour dates to discuss plus plenty of other nonsense too. There’s a Classic Album from The Cure, an Arctic Monkeys Story and a breakdown of why The Killers are so influenced by New Order!   Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1825m 0s

Episode 54 – Kelly Jones, Blossoms & Lewis Capaldi

A cracking week in the Evening Show studio this week. Gordon had a chat to Stereophonics’ Kelly Jones, every single one of the Blossoms lads and Scottish legend in the making Lewis Capaldi. There was also a bit of live gossip from The Global Awards and a couple of nuggets of gossip too! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1840m 0s

Episode 53 – Second Coming, Glasto Plastic & All The Shindigs

Gordon had the chance to give “Second Coming” by The Stone Roses the Classic Album treatment this week. There were also awards ceremonies, mid-morning television show appearances and some rumours about The Arctic Monkeys. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1821m 0s

Episode 52 – Manic Street Preachers, Tom Grennan & Beard Petition

A very busy week on the Evening Show for Gordon this week... Welsh legends – The Manics – were in for a chat about their forthcoming THIRTEENTH album! James Dean Bradfield & Nicky Wire gave a fantastic interview with plenty of rock + roll tales! There was another guest too! New artist and former Radio X Record of The Week performer Tom Grennan came in to talk to Gordon about how well everything is going for him! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1834m 0s

Episode 51 – James Bay, Mix Tapes & No Potato Peelers

After a pause in the Evening Show Podcast, Gordon Smart returned from illness with a cracking week. James Bay came in for a chat and explained why he’s not “the guy with the hat and guitar” any more, there was a classic album from The Pixies and a few silly stories too. Do you miss mixtapes? Will you be taking a potato peeler to see Liam Gallagher? Should Jeremy Corbyn organise a festival?! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1827m 0s

Episode 50 – Alt–J, The Amazons & Wolf Alice

In this 50th episode of the Evening Show Podcast, nearly everybody in the Radio X office was ill – including both Gordon and Producer Vin! Gordon soldiered on for as long as he could, chatting to Alt-J and the Amazons. He was due to speak to Wolf Alice as well but just couldn’t quite make it! No matter though, as the trusty Ross Buchanan was on hand to step in. There was also a cracking Classic Album from Massive Attack! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1828m 0s

Episode 49 – Editors, George Ezra & Paul Cattermole’s Brit

There were plenty of guests to be excited about on the Evening Show this week. On Monday, Tom Smith of Editors was in to talk about their new single and their upcoming live shows! Bookending the week nicely, George Ezra popped in on Friday evening to chat about his new album and all the mad places that he went to write it! There’s also a story about S CLUB 7 (yes, really), a rallying cry for live music venues and a classic album from Smashing Pumpkins. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1837m 0s

Episode 48 – Jason Fox, "Elvana" & Radiohead vs. Del Rey

This week, Gordon had the toughest man he knows in the studio! Jason Fox, of Channel 4’s SAS: Who Dares Wins came in to talk about the new series. There was a look at Radiohead’s argument with Lana Del Rey and also a deserved airing of Elvana – your go to band for all your Elvis style Nirvana needs. Plus, a Classic Album from the Rolling Stones & plenty of stories too! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1830m 0s

Episode 47 – The Vaccines, Shed Seven Storytime & Chris Martin’s Fitness Routine

Happy New Year! Gordon returned with a brilliant first week of the 2018 Evening Show: He was joined in the studio by Justin Young & Freddie Cowan of The Vaccines and they had some exciting new music to talk about! There were plenty of stories too…. Is Bono ok? What’s Chris Martin’s fitness soundtrack? It’s all in this week’s Evening Show podcast! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1821m 0s

Episode 46 – Andy Zaltzman, Coming Up & Story Time

Well that’s all folks, 46 episodes of the Evening Show Podcast for 2017. Worry not though – there’ll be more to come in 2018. In this final installment, comedian and statistician Andy Zaltzman came in to tell Gordon what he’s been up to and gave an insight into the footballing ability of our very own Elis James at “comedians football.” The classic album this week was Coming Up by Suede and there were a cracking couple of stories too. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1827m 0s

Episode 45 – Stone Roses News, Final Straw & Netflix Nightmare

Producer Vin once claimed that Final Straw by Snow Patrol was the greatest album of all time. He was young, and he has since retracted that statement. It’s a great album nonetheless though, and it got the Classic Album treatment on the Evening Show this week. There were stories about Kasabian, The Stone Roses & some Courteeners news too. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1818m 0s

Episode 44 – Big Shaq, Worst Dressed Men & Music Memories

In this week’s Podcast, Gordon is the fixer in a very unlikely musical partnership…. All will be revealed! There’s a Classic Album from Arcade Fire, a story about Arnie and a comprehensive run down of the best and worst dressed men of the moment. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1821m 0s

Episode 43 – Matt Forde, Mike Pickering & Arctic Du Beke

This week, Gordon was joined in the studio by comedian Matt Forde and he was up their with our favourite guests so far! Just WAIT until you hear his impressions! Not just that though! There was also Manchester legend Mike Pickering – a man with claims to Hacienda DJ’ing legend status and the writing credit to a song that you’ll never guess! All this plus a classic album from Razorlight and plenty of stories too! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1838m 0s

Episode 42 – Noel Gallagher Night

It’s a BUMPER edition of the Evening Show podcast this week as Gordon was joined LIVE in the studio by Noel Gallagher, on the eve of the release of Who Built The Moon. Noel co-hosted the Evening Show on Thursday and had plenty to say on the new album, touring with U2, what the scissors meant and a few classic NG stories too. There’s all of this plus a Classic Album from Courteeners & Gordon’s stories from the Movember Mission! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1850m 0s

Episode 41 – Liam Fray, Seldom Seen Kid & Noel Gallagher News

This week, Gordon had Courteeners legend Liam Fray in the studio, talking about the band’s headline appearance at the Neighbourhood Weekender Festival in Warrington next spring. There was a Classic Album from Elbow and a bit of Noel G news! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1824m 0s

Episode 40 – Serge Pizzorno, The Wombats & Stereophonics

BIG week this week! Gordon had Serge Pizzorno on the show chatting about Kasabian’s For Crying Out Loud tour and the bands recent experience of playing to their football heroes! There was also big Wombats news as Murph and Dan joined Gordon in the studio to catch up on their recent gigs and a new album! PLUS – An interview that Gordon recorded with the Stereophonics lads before they took to the stage last week in Cardiff! All that plus a Classic Album from Gorillaz! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1837m 0s

Episode 39 – Movember, Odelay & No Fighting at QOTSA

What lengths will Gordon go to in the name of Movember? Find out this week! There’s a brilliant classic album from Beck, a no nonsense approach to violence from Josh Homme and some chat about Glastonbury… Already! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1818m 0s

Episode 38 – Royal Blood, Alex Kapranos & Hendrix Memorabilia

He’s back! After returning from Stateside and having met Mickey Mouse, Gordon returned to the Evening Show with a MASSIVE live set from Royal Blood. He also chatted to Franz Ferdinand frontman Alex Kapranos, just before he went on stage in France! There was also a bonus Classic Album from The White Stripes…. Classic. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1823m 0s

Episode 37 – Parklife, The Hef & Noel & Kanye

Plenty of stories this week, including Noel Gallagher & Kanye West (really?), Hugh Hefner & Jared Leto! There’s also a Classic Album from BLUR! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1817m 0s

Episode 36 – Editors, Depeche Mode & Arctic Monkeys News

This week, Gordon and Producer Vin pulled apart the first Editors album "The Back Room". There were also some cracking stories involving Depeche Mode, Noel Gallagher, David Bowie & something particularly exciting from Matt Helders and Arctic Monkeys!  Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1816m 0s

Episode 35 – Mike Kerr, Paul Chowdhry & Who’s Next

This week Gordon was joined (by the marvels of modern technology) by Mike Kerr of Royal Blood. Mike discussed the hazards of touring with Queens of the Stone Age and also the white rabbits that he had next to him on FaceTime! That wasn’t all though, as comedian Paul Chowdhry also popped in for a chat on his 5 year interview cycle! There’s also a Classic Album from The Who and a couple of stories too! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1829m 0s

Episode 34 – Alex Horne, Derren Brown and Mercury Prize Week!

This week, Gordon was joined by the hilarious Alex Horne of Taskmaster. Find out about the new series and Alex’s neighbour, our very own John Robins! That wasn’t all for this week though, as legendary illusionist Derren Brown also popped in! What a week! All this, plus some Classic Album celebrations on Mercury Prize week! Gordon & Vin picked through some of the old winners and dusted off some absolute gems! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1848m 0s

Episode 33 - Beck, James Nesbitt & Joe Lycett

Plenty of interviews this week with the likes of music sensations Beck, Actor and friend James Nesbitt and the hilarious Joe Lycett! There’s a classic album from Travis, and of course some brilliant stories! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1844m 0s

Episode 32 - Stereophonics, Billy Corgan & Jake Bugg

What a bumper packed edition of the Radio X Evening Show with Gordon Smart. Guests include Kelly Jones from the Stereophonics, Billy Corgan, Jake Bugg and even Alex Kapranos from Franz Ferdinand. Gordon and Producer Vin bring you all the back and on-stage action from Victorious Festival in Portsmouth. This week's Classic Album comes from The Clash! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
08/10/1845m 0s

Episode 31 – Queens of the Stone Age, Guy Garvey & Goodbye Felix

Rock royalty stalked the very halls of Radio X this week, as Joshua Homme & Michael “Shoes” Shuman joined Gordon in the studio for a chat ahead of the release of their seventh studio album, “Villains”. There was a classic album from the Charlatans and even time for a quick chin wag with Guy Garvey! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1839m 0s

Episode 30 – Felix White, Kasabian News & Bloc Party

Plenty of chat and stories this week and a chance to talk to Felix White in the wake of the Maccabees recent final shows at Ally Pally! There’s a classic album from Bloc Party, a Vin Diesel tale and what do Kasabian make of Eminem? Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1823m 0s

Episode 29 – Gordon Returns, Misbehaving Dave Grohl & David Cameron

He’s had his time off and now it’s time to get back into the thick of it! The Evening Show was well looked after by Crouchy but it was back to business as usual, with a Classic Album from Kasabian and stacks of stories from Gordon’s time away and all the goings-on from this week in music. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1822m 0s

Episode 28 – Peter Crouch Covers: Liam Fray, Shaun Ryder & Jake Bugg

He's scored 22 goals for England, made over 650 senior appearances and now… He's a fully fledged Radio X Evening Show DJ! Crouchy spent the last two weeks covering for Gordon as he took a well-earned break.  What a couple of weeks?! With guests and plenty of tales of the nights he most fondly remembers and some that he’d sooner forget – PC did a cracking job! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear the Evening Show on Radio X.
08/10/1839m 0s

Episode 27 – The Killers, Irvine Welsh & Win Butler

Gordon had a week packed full of guests this week, just before he packed his bags and left Peter Crouch in charge! Brandon Flowers & Ronnie Vannucci of The Killers were first through the door, followed closely by Irvine Welsh. He also had Win Butler of Arcade Fire on the phone and the big man Crouchy in to see the task before him…. How to switch the microphones on and how much to feed the cat etc. There’s all that, plus a Classic Album from the Kings of Leon! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
08/10/1855m 0s

Episode 26 – Mick Rock, The Amazons & Boyz II Men!?

Yet again, Gordon spent the weekend trying his best to lose his voice. This time it was at TRNSMT in Glasgow! He nearly succeeded, but left just enough in the tank to chat to Mick Rock, legendary rock photographer and Matt Thompson from The Amazons! There’s also a Classic Album from The Biff and plenty of other nonsense too! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
08/10/1831m 0s

Episode 25 – Muse, John Niven & Twin Atlantic

It wasn’t long ago that Gordon was chatting to the Muse lads as they sunned themselves across the pond, but this week – they came in to say hi! They weren’t the only visitors though, as Gordon’s mate John Niven popped in too; chatting about his new book!  Plus, a quick chin-wag with Twin Atlantic, a stonewall Classic Album and a moment with John Kennedy! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
08/10/1847m 0s

Episode 24 – Flash Gordon, Hot Fuss & Kasabian XI

Gordon managed to peel himself away from the Pilton fields in order to put in a full shift on the Evening Show this week. Producer Vin….? Not so much. This week, there was plenty of chat from Glastonbury, and a brief revival of the Flash Gordon feature from days of old! Gordon picked his “Kasbian XI” and there was a Classic Album from The Killers! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
08/10/1821m 0s

Episode 23 – Liam Fray, French Test & Nevermind

Gordon was joined by Liam Fray of the Courteeners for a whole hour of chat this week…. Find out what he’s been up to, what’s coming up for the band and how good he is at French…. There’s also a Classic Album from Nirvana, with Gordon and Vin chatting in depth about Nevermind, shortly before Producer Vin disappeared off to Glastonbury. We’ll see what’s left of him next week… Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
08/10/1825m 0s

Episode 22 – Blood, Flowers, Homme, Ezra & Wallace

It was a MASSIVE week on the Radio X Evening Show… This week, Gordon chatted to; Royal Blood, Brandon Flowers of the Killers, Queens of The Stone Age’s Josh Homme, George Ezra and ex of this parish - Danny Wallace! There was a stack of new music to discuss and plenty of nonsense too. A Classic Album from The Smiths, the return of Producer Vin and even a story featuring Paul McCartney & Eddie Vedder! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
08/10/181h 6m

Episode 21 – Ewen Bremner, Alex James & Franz Ferdinand

Plenty of chat this week on the Evening Show podcast and **DISCLAIMER** It does get extremely Scottish at points! Ewen Bremner (Spud from Trainspotting) came in to chat about the DVD release of T2 Trainspotting… Gordon just about managed to keep it together, despite having had a poster of Spud on his wall for most of his childhood! Alex James was the 2nd visitor of the week, chatting to Gordon about his BIG FEASTIVAL and what it’s like when Blur play together these days. All this plus a Classic Album from Franz Ferdinand….. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
08/10/1834m 0s

Episode 20 – Dave Grohl, Giles Martin & Noel’s 50th

A big week for a broken Gordon Smart this week…. He arrived back from Noel Gallagher’s birthday bash on Tuesday afternoon, a shaking, sweating shadow of a man! That didn’t stop him bringing a full match report on the weekend and all the amazing guests!   He had just about recovered by Thursday, and good job too, as none other than DAVE GROHL was on the phone for a chin wag about the Foo Fighters new track, which dropped out of nowhere at 1pm on Thursday!   All this on the week that marked the 50th anniversary of the Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band album! To mark the occasion, Gordon made his way to Abbey Road studios, for a fascinating interview with Giles Martin, son of George, the iconic producer responsible for the original release in 1967!   Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
08/10/1828m 0s

Episode 19 – John Kennedy Wisdom, Mad Memorabilia & The Libertines

In this week’s podcast, Gordon talks to Radio X legend John Kennedy, who sheds some light on Noel Gallagher, Oasis and the great city of Manchester and it’s music.  There’s also a Classic Album from the Libertines; their self-titled 2nd album from 2004! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
08/10/1816m 0s

Episode 18 – Muse, Festival Foals & Pisner

It was Muse who joined Gordon this week from their sunny, seaside setting in Stateside! The lads chatted about their new single and whether or not it’s anything to do with one Donald Trump…….! There was a Classic Album from the Manic Street Preachers and plenty of stories about the great and good of rock n’ roll: The Rolling Stones and Paul McCartney will do, right?! There’s also a little bit of festival chat from Yannis Philippakis (Foals) and a ‘wee’ bit of a story about beer… Wait for it! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
08/10/1824m 0s

Episode 17 – Mindhorn, Virginia Grohl & Tom Ogden

The phone hasn’t stopped ringing this week! If it wasn’t Dave Grohl’s Mum spilling the beans on what it’s like to be Dave Grohl’s Mum, then it was Tom Ogden from Blossoms talking about their new single and working with Chase & Status! There was also the small matter of hilarious pair, Julian Barratt & Simon Farnaby chatting to Gordon about their new film, Mindhorn! All of this plus a Classic Album from The Strokes and a little story about Kasabian’s LIVE music video! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
08/10/1838m 0s

Episode 16 – Kasabian, Carl Barât & A Golden Can

We’re not going to lie to you; the podcast is pretty Kasabian heavy this week! That’s because Thursday night was KASABIAN NIGHT on Radio X! The lads joined Gordon in the studio for a full hour and chatted about pretty much everything! There was new album discussion, touring, LIVE artwork and even a confession of love. As well as this, you’ll hear a chat that Gordon had with Carl Barât on The Jackals and their new single “Sister”. There’s all this plus some Slash-Gordon chat, a Classic Album and then a bit more Kasabian!! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
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Episode 15 – Dan Auerbach, Martin Compston & Steps

This week, Gordon was joined by Black Keys frontman Dan Auerbach talking new music and how much he loves making it… Long may it continue! That wasn’t all though: There was also a visit from Gordon’s old flatmate and Line of Duty star Martin Compston! What’s it like playing DS Arnott? Will there be another series? What’s with the gnomes!? All of this plus a stack of Slash Gordon tales, a Classic Album from Pulp and a chat about Dave Grohl’s Mum! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
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Episode 14 – Tom Davis, David Baddiel & Kings of Leon’s Rider

It was only a 4-day week but that didn’t slow the Evening Show down!! This week Gordon was joined by Murder in Successville star Tom Davis for tales of glorious awards and poo in pants. Peaks and troughs… That wasn’t it though, because comedy legend David Baddiel also dropped in to let Gordon know what he’s been up to, and how shattered he is! All of this as well as the usual Classic Albums – this week it’s Radio X favourites the Stone Roses – plus a Coachella tale and what you might find on the rider of Kings of Leon! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
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Episode 13 – Royal Blood, Trainer Revenge & Parachutes

It’s news that fans have been waiting and waiting for! FINALLY – Royal Blood are going to be back with a new album in June this year and Gordon had a chat with Mike Kerr to find out about it and the new single “Lights Out.” As well as this, he had a look at a Classic Album in the shape of Coldplay’s Parachutes, which is 17 years old!! There’s also a Noel G trainer tale and what about a Gorillaz TV series? Absolutely! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
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Episode 12 – Lorde, Alt-J & Tarantino’s Birthday

Producer Vin has been led away, he’s in a dark room having a lie down and Gordon is holding the fort... Lorde joined them live in the studio this week and chatted about everything from ‘Chinese burns’ to whether or not she can sing like Barry White. She totally can. Gordon was also joined by Alt-J who were chatting about their brand new single and what they’d pick for the Radio X “Best of British”! There’s a story about Noel Gallagher, a little more from Damon Albarn and a classic album from Primal Scream. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
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Episode 11 - Damon Albarn, Alan McGee & Blood Sugar Sex Magik

Extra! Extra! A huge announcement this week as the Evening Show secured the EXCLUSIVE FIRST PLAY of a new song by the Gorillaz! Although you won't hear it on the Podcast, there is still plenty of chat from the man himself Damon Albarn, recorded at secret Gorillaz HQ! As if that wasn't enough, Gordon also had Creation Records legend Alan McGee in for a big ol' Scottish chin wag! All of that plus some Domestic Riders from listeners and a Classic Album from the Red Hot Chili Peppers! MAGIK! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
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Episode 10 – Richard Ashcroft, Biffy Beer & Croissants or Croissants??

A huge week for Gordon as he was joined LIVE in the studio by Radio X hero, Richard Ashcroft. If you’ve ever heard him before, you’ll be unsurprised to hear him being very frank and candid!! There’s also a look at Canadian Comedian Katherine Ryan’s Rider and who Ed Sheeran met at the urinals! All this plus a Classic Album from R.E.M!! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
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Episode 9 – Katherine Ryan, Ed Sheeran & A Morrissey Movie

That revolving door keeps on spinning on the evening show this week with yet more guests!! This week, Katherine Ryan joined Gordon to chat about her many projects including her channel 4 show How’d You Get So Rich? Plus, Ed Sheeran is back already! After joining Gordon in Episode 1 of the Evening Show Podcast he paid another visit and shared his hangover tips, talked about the Brit Awards and why he lost his trainers at the after party! All this plus a look at Lorde's rider and a Slash Gordon tale from Russell Howard!! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
08/10/1834m 0s

Episode 8 – Lorde, Matt Healy & Linkin Park’s Towels

This week, Gordon was joined on the phone by HUGE Kiwi talent, Lorde…. Shortly after this happened, producer Vin was a little bit in love. Hear Matt Healy talk headlining with The 1975, Kings of Leon’s Slash Gordon story and even a chat about Craig David…. yep. There’s also this week’s Classic Album feature looking at The Verve’s “Urban Hymns.” Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
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Episode 7 – Kings of Leon, Patrick Stewart & Russell Howard

Have you read the title of this podcast!!?? In one week, Gordon has chatted with Caleb & Nathan from Kings of Leon, Sir Patrick Stewart and comedian Russell Howard! You’ll find out about what Kings of Leon enjoy on tour these days, how rock and roll Sir Patrick was (at one stage) and also hear about the time when Russell Howard shared a house with Jon Richardson and Radio X’s very own John Robins! Amongst all of that, Gordon has still found time to talk “Slash Gordon” and even get along to his 13th Brit Awards in a row! What a week….. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
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Episode 6 – Mike Shinoda, Charlie Hunnam & Blondie’s Rider

It’s been a busy, LONG week! Mike Shinoda was on the phone talking new Linkin’ Park, Charlie Hunnam was in talking about his film “The Lost City of Z” and amongst all of this, Gordon even found time to swan about at the BAFTA’s and NME’s! This week’s Classic Album came from Ash and gave way to plenty of ‘hidden track’ nostalgia and Gordon looks back on last year’s album playback of Viola Beach. Plus… Do we all know the difference between Megadeath & Metallica yet?? Good! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
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Episode 5 – Debbie Harry, Freddie Cowan & The Wisdom of the Gallaghers

Gordon fulfilled a childhood dream this week when he spoke to Blondie’s Debbie Harry live from a snowy New York. Freddie Cowan was on the phone too, talking Truck Festival and how it feels to appear alongside The Libertines. There was also a Daft Punk Classic Album, the usual Domestic Riders and Gordon tells of Liam & Noel’s thoughts on the lifespan of Oasis. Plus… Take in some of Gordon & Vin’s recommendations for your Valentines playlists! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
08/10/1825m 0s

Episode 4 – Seann Walsh, Fatboy Slim & James Blunt

Gordon and Vin have been BUSY this week! Seann Walsh came into the studio to talk gigs (good & bad), turning 30 and the time he had a wee next to Gareth Barry… There were also interviews with both Fatboy Slim & James Blunt, who paid a touching tribute to the late Carrie Fisher. All that plus the usual Slash Gordon, a Classic Album by Jamie T and a hilarious story about David Beckham in the changing room showers! Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
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Episode 3 – Serge Pizzorno on the platform, Independent Venues & Trainspotting

This week, Serge Pizzorno was on the phone to talk festivals and folly, Radio X’s Sunta Templeton gave an insight into “Independent Venue Week” and Gordon took a look at listener’s domestic riders, T2 Trainspotting and this week’s classic album. Plus, producer Vin’s most surreal festival experience and Gordon’s thought’s on the Oasis documentary, Supersonic.
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Episode 2 – Soviet Bans, Family Wisdom & Two Door Cinema Club

In only the second episode EVER of the new Evening Show Podcast, Gordon & Vin welcome Irish lads Two Door Cinema Club for a chat live in the studio. Hear Gordon’s run down of the new Trainspotting film soundtrack, some festival news and a look at your #FamilyWisdom. Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X.
08/10/1823m 0s

Episode 1 – Biffy Clyro & Ed Sheeran

Welcome to the brand-spanking new podcast featuring the best bits of the Radio X Evening Show with Gordon Smart. The bar was set extremely high (we hope) to kick things off with both Ed Sheeran AND the kings of Scotland Biffy Clyro coming in to chat. Plus, a naughty story about Tom from Kasabian… Tune in LIVE every weeknight from 7pm-10pm to hear Gordon on Radio X. Contact the show at anytime via @RadioX on Twitter.
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