Welcome to Beyond the Title

A unique collection of interviews with some of the most prominent faces of the 20th and 21st century. These interviews chart and celebrate the changing face of entertainment on the backdrop of the social and political landscape of the time.

“I am so thankful that there are still people who understand and appreciate radio presentation.  Josh Barry is one of them!” Paul Gambaccini

“Josh is a force of nature!” Larry Lamb

“Such a treat to talk to Josh on his podcast!” Zoe Ball

One of the most interesting, challenging and well researched question lists I’ve seen” Emma Freud

Josh is one of the best podcasters and interviewers out thereIain Lee

“Brilliant, thoughtful questions – thanks so much for having me. Thank you to the brilliant @beyondthetitle for having me on his podcast. Quite the most in depth interview I’ve done. Such an impressive journalist and podcaster.” Jo Whiley

An interviewee can only react to the questions being asked and the conversations that follow – Josh’s are fantastic.” Sarah Greene

Always a joy to be with Josh on his podcast! Loved all his questions! Wonderful, fascinating and thought provoking!” Jon Culshaw

Honoured to have chatted to Josh and thank him so much, such ‘Absolutely Fabulous’ fun” Harriet Thorpe

It’s always a joy to be interviewed by Josh. He does so much research and is one of my favourites!Gaby Roslin

I’ve been interviewed by the polymath Josh Barry for his excellent Beyond the Title site and can heartily recommend his passion for comedy, his indefatigability, and his joie-de-vivre. To quote a foreign language.” Julian Dutton

Josh Barry’s knowledge of showbiz in general and television history in particular is unparalleled” Colin Edmonds 

He is an insidious researcher. He is a really good writer and Beyond The Title is a really fine exploration of entertainment in the 20th and going into the 21st century” Arthur Smith 

I have Cerebral Palsy which I like to think gives me a unique take on the world, influencing my work. So please come and have a browse through what I do and feel free to get in touch!

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