Triumph of the Now TV

Welcome to the online hub and/or home of Scott Manley Hadley’s online video interview online series, Triumph of the Now TV. Now with four lo-fi episodes to choose from!

READ WOMEN OR THE WHITE MALE NOVEL HASN’T CHANGED SINCE THE 20S

Featuring Eley Williams, Honor Gavin, Ella Frears and David Ralfe on great books being written by women:

BATCH TWO TRAILER

EPISODE FOUR: FERNANDO SDRIGOTTI & XANTHI BARKER

Fernando Sdrigotti, editor of Minor Literature[s] and the author of Dysfunctional Males chats about London, booze, writing in a second language and the risks of masturbation. Xanthi Barker reads her stories ‘If I Was You’ and ‘The Problem Is’ and that sequinned weirdo #SOLIDBALD performs a fast, raucous, cover of Leonard Cohen’s slow and peaceful ‘Tower of Song’.

EPISODE THREE: HERMIONE EYRE & MAX SYDNEY SMITH

Hermione Eyre, journalist and author of Viper Wine, chats about modernism, postmodernism, alchemy, beauty and Truth, while Max Sydney Smith reads his short stories ‘We Did It’ and ‘The Boy Who Bit His Nails’, the second of which was published by Limehouse Books in The Open Pen Anthology. #SOLIDBALD performs ‘Over At The Frankenstein Place’ over them thur credits.

EPISODE TWO: ROS BARBER & HARRY GALLON

Ros Barber discusses Shakespeare authorship controversies and Harry Gallon reads from his new novel, Every Fox Is A Rabid Fox (published by Dead Ink Books). #SOLIDBALD performs ‘It’s Not Unusual’.

EPISODE ONE: B.S. Johnson Plays & Nell Osborne

Interview with the director (Carla Kingham) and cast of ‘You’re Human Like The Rest of Them’, a night of plays by B.S. Johnson performed at the Finborough Theatre in March 2017, plus a reading from Nell Osborne. #SOLIDBALD performs ‘Don’t You Want Me Baby?’.

SERIES TRAILER

Trailer, accompanied by #SOLIDBALD performing ‘Hand In My Pocket’.