Word In Your Ear takes place monthly at the Islington. It grew out of the late lamented Word magazine. Musicians and music authors talk to David Hepworth and Mark Ellen in front of a small, appreciative audience. The resulting recordings are podcast at www.wordpodcast.co.uk.
Past guests have included: Billy Bragg, Level 42’s Mark King, Mark Kermode, Seymour Stein, Kenney Jones, Simon Mayo, Andrew Collins, Neil Innes, Sir Tim Rice, Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull, Clare Grogan, Ben Watt, Thomas Dolby, Danny Baker, David Rodigan, Simon Napier Bell, Johnnie Walker, Zoë Howe, GQ editor Dylan Jones, Rick Buckler of The Jam, Sylvia Patterson, Jon Savage, Mark Lewisohn, and Sid Griffin.