The Sewers of Paris

Revealing stories about the books, movies, tv, music and more that have changed the lives of gay men. Each week, a guest plucks a piece of entertainment from their past, and answers the question: how did it change your life?

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 55m. Bisher sind 429 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 16 days 15 hours 50 minutes


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episode 418: Where the Action Was (Ep 418 - Harvey Brownstone/Making Love)

Making Love and TV talk shows


 2023-03-16  58m

episode 417: Excited and Scared (Ep 417 - Ari Shapiro/Stephen Sondheim)

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episode 416: Punks Versus Hippies (Ep 416 - David/FM Radio)

Labelle, David Bowie, and FM radio


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episode 415: It Was Completely Weird (Ep 415 - David/Grateful Dead)

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episode 414: West Coast 60s Psychedelic Culture (Ep 414 - David/Jimi Hendrix)

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episode 413: Never Saying No to Anything (Ep 413 - Andrew/Monty Python)

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