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Martin Newell


NTS regular Martin Newell has been hosting Martin Newell's Oddcaste since 11 September 2019. Martin Newell has been played on NTS shows including The Early Bird Show w/ Maria Somerville, with Soul Monday first played on 10 February 2015.

Martin Newell is England's most-published contemporary poet, as well as being the brains behind garage-pop combos Cleaners from Venus and The Brotherhood of Lizards. He's also a pretty mean gardener.

His album The Greatest Living Englishman was produced by Andy Partridge of XTC fame and recorded in Andy's "shed" home recording studio.

Martin has a web-presence at which contains details of upcoming shows and Martin's own weblog.

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