The Modern Mann

BEST INTERVIEW PODCAST - British Podcast Awards 2019. Amazing stories, emerging trends and sex advice - hosted by Olly Mann, with Alix Fox and Ollie Peart. New episodes drop on the first of each month. Get in touch or buy us a beer at

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episode 1: The Mum Who Gave Up Drinking

Clare Pooley had a booze-fuelled job in advertising - complete with a bar in the office and a massive expenses budget - when she quit to become a full-time Mum to her three kids. But as she left the ladette lifestyle behind, she didn’t find herself dri...



episode 9: How To Write A Christmas Hit

Slade. Wizzard. Wham! When it comes to Christmas songs, we know what we like, and we like what we know. But is there a magical formula to writing a festive hit? Can a novice, armed with the right chords, instruments and lyrical motifs, unlock the sec...


 2019-12-16  59m

episode 8: Christmas Spectacular 2019

The legendary Foxhole XXXMas Quiz is the high-voltage highlight of our 2019 festive special, as Olly, Alix and Ollie gather round the Yuletide fire with special guest JC Stewart, some VR headsets and a crate of beer.  Alix has outdone hersel...


 2019-12-01  52m

episode 7: In My Defence

Can martial arts save your life? Self defence instructor Kriss Pyke says they can - not just because the moves themselves offer protection in a skirmish, but because the physical confidence you gain deters opponents in the first place.Kriss’ views and ...


 2019-11-01  58m

episode 6: Surgery On The Front Line

Adrenalin, stress and composure is in the job description for a trauma surgeon. But how do doctors cope with routinely operating on patients with devastating injuries? Does it ever get easy to deliver difficult news?In this intimate conversation, Olly ...


 2019-10-01  1h9m

episode 5: Porn Messed Up My Brain

Sebastian Schub was 19 when he first experienced erectile dysfunction. But he wasn’t a big drinker. There was no clear medical cause, such as heart disease. However - like most men his age - he was an avid user of porn tube sites.Googling his symptoms,...


 2019-09-01  1h0m

episode 4: Let's Build A Brewery

With zero experience of beer-making, Tommy Barnes quit his safe, corporate London job to start his own beer business. As if that weren’t precarious enough, he located it in the Loire Valley - the heart of French ‘wine country’.  In this ente...


 2019-08-01  1h8m

episode 3: Credit The Con

Private Investigator Bob Nygaard specialises in bringing psychics to justice. Fortune-tellers, who offer palm-reading for as little as ten dollars, are a common sight in New York City. But when they swindle their clients out of six-figure sums, it’s ex...


 2019-07-01  1h14m

episode 2: Air Born

Jen Bricker was abandoned at birth by her biological parents. Due to a genetic defect, she had been born without legs. Her adoptive family showered her with love and self-belief. Inspired by her idol, Olympic gold-medalist Dominique Moceanu, she purs...


 2019-06-01  1h12m

episode 1: 'Pupil A'

Trigger warnings: see end of show notes Ben used to be a secondary school teacher. He isn’t anymore. In a brutally honest feature interview, he tells Olly his compelling story. Meanwhile, in this month's Zeitgeist, Ollie Peart takes Olly - and...


 2019-05-01  1h13m