Podcasts

All our Standard Issue podcasts in one easy-to-find place: fill your ears with words and laughs from our brilliant contributors and guests.
Strong Female Leads
Episode 10

Comedian and SIM contributor Laura Lexx joins Kate McCabe and Debra-Jane Appelby to talk handheld gaming, from Angry Birds to Pokémon GO.

Strong Female Leads
Episode 9

Debra-Jane Appelby and Kate McCabe are joined by actor Dane Berkshire to plot world dominat– sorry, discuss their favourite geek culture villains.

Droughtlander
Episode 2

SIM contributors Maureen Younger and Jen Brister return with a second episode dedicated to Outlander, which Maureen loves and Jen is watching for the first time.

Standard Issue Podcast
Episode 4

In Conversation with Standard Issue live from Machynlleth Comedy Festival: Isy Suttie, Kiri Pritchard-McLean and Amy Annette chew all sorts of fat with editor Mickey Noonan.

Strong Female Leads
Episode 8

As the spacefaring franchise hits 50, Kate McCabe, Debra-Jane Appelby and SIM contributor Gabby Hutchinson Crouch beam themselves up into all things Star Trek.

Strong Female Leads
Episode 7

SIM’s film critic Yosra Osman joins Kate McCabe and Debra-Jane Appelby to chat diversity across geek culture and rate the Ghostbusters reboot.

Droughtlander
Episode 1

What does Maureen Younger do when Outlander, her favourite TV series OF ALL TIME, is off the air? Get show newbie Jen Brister in for a chat and a rewatch, of course.

Strong Female Leads
Episode 6

Kate McCabe and Debra-Jane Appelby are joined by Canadian comedian and horror buff Allyson June Smith to look at why we love movies that scare the shit out of us.

Standard Issue Podcast
Episode 3

In Conversation with Standard Issue at the Glasgow Comedy Festival 2016: Sarah Millican, Jo Caulfield, Susan Calman and editor Mickey Noonan chat about feminism, gravy and hammers.

Strong Female Leads
Episode 5

In a snack-sized extra serving of the geek culture podcast, Debra-Jane Appelby and SIM deputy editor Hannah Dunleavy turn their eyes to TV.

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