18. Dave Callan - NinjasTotally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
Dave Callan is a ninja. Sure, he's a comedian too, but he's a fully trained ninja with a sensei, a dojo, and an arsenal of weapons. From his childhood in the "80s Dublin Ninja Boom" to his trips to Japan to train, we trace Dave's story, and the history of Ninjas from Roald Dahl, to James Bond, to suburban Melbourne.
17. Andrew McClelland - MorrisseyTotally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
What do you do when the person you're obsessed with becomes a person you completely disagree with? Comedian and DJ Andy McClelland and I get a little serious around idols, immigration, bullying, veganism, and whether you can separate art from its maker.
16. Julian Cole - Antique BottlesTotally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
Ad-man Julian Cole snuck away from his family home in the dead of the night when he was a kid to attend a secret meeting... of geriatric bottle collectors. That started an obsession which made him who he is today - a curious, history-obsessed, open-minded world traveller with, yeah, a weird amount of knowledge about the hundred-year old bottles of Melbourne.
15. Jane Gazzo - Sons and DaughtersTotally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
The 1980s Aussie soap opera that started it all... and young Jane was hooked from episode one. It's fascinating to hear how one show has impacted on Jane Gazzo's life - from acting out scenes with her dolls, to watching reruns on YouTube while homesick when broadcasting in the UK. WARNING: Contains singing. More than once.
14. Dean Thomas - FIFATotally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
Can video games give you the brain of Lionel Messi? Can they at least bring you closer together with your mates? Will Dan finally get an invite to Deano's FIFA tournaments? All these questions and more answered in the latest Totally Obessed!
13. Zach Ruane (Aunty Donna) - DisneylandTotally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
The happiest place on earth! Zach has been obsessed with Disneyland since he first walked through the gates a few years ago... and in this episode we get his story of discovery, hot tips, obscure facts, and Turkey Gentleman impersonations.
12. Brianna Williams - Bats (Halloween Special)Totally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
Boo! This spooky Halloween episode features new intro music, comedian Bri Williams, and BATS! Bri (of Bachelor Unpacked fame) gives a wealth of bat facts, discusses whether I'm a nerd, and calls me Fran at the end. (Also - the word you were looking for Bri was "chiroptera")
11. Michael Beveridge - SoCal Punk 1996 - 2004Totally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
Can your decisions at 14 change the rest of your life? Radio, TV and Internet goofball Michael Beveridge reckons they can! We discuss his lifelong obsession with the music of this era, from poring over liner notes to his realisation that a lot of his life sprung from one compilation CD. In fact - he reckons we never would have met if it weren't for punk music!
10. Christian Hull - Weight and FoodTotally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
Overeating is a lifelong struggle for social media funnyman Christian Hull. He opens up about his anxieties over food, his weight loss journey, and we discuss the psychology and industry of food. Does being fat equal being unhealthy? This is a poignant one, but don't freak out - we still manage a few laughs!
9. Nath Valvo - Kylie MinogueTotally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
From childhood obsession to actually meeting her, to getting her to sign his arm, to getting it tattooed on him forever, comedian Nath Valvo is almost spiritually obsessed with Kylie Minogue.
8. Jo Thornely - Girls Just Want To Have FunTotally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
1985 dance movie spectacular Girls Just Want To Have Fun - have you heard of it? Probably not, according to the internet. But writer and podcaster Jo Thornely is obsessed with it. And I kind of am too now to be honest. From the quotes, to the cameos, to the pioneering dance movie tropes, this is an 80s gem. Let's go deep.
7. Lawrence Leung - Houdini and Conan DoyleTotally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
Escape artist and Sherlock Holmes creator - unlikely mates? Lawrence Leung is obsessed with the friendship and falling out of these two and what it meant for spiritualism and science. It's a fascinating story... and then at the end Lawrence reads my mind with a seance!
6. Jan Fran - ASMR and MukbangsTotally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
The sound of eating. Does it make you physiscally sick? Or is it deeply soothing? If you're the latter, then you're like Jan Fran, who after a hard day pressenting on The Feed (SBS), loves to unwind by listening to people eat on Youtube. Apparently this is ~a thing~ and a lot more common than I thought!
5. Tegan Higginbotham - Dirty BooksTotally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
Erotica, adult books, romance novels, borderline porn... call it what you will, but comedian Tegan Higginbotham can't stop reading it. And now - writing it. We discuss her obsession, and her perhaps soon-to-be profession!
4. Tanya Hennessy - True CrimeTotally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
Murders, cold cases, abductions - Tanya is obsessed with them all, and has been since she was a little kid! We go deep on all the the podcasts, documentaries and books that have captured Tanya's imagination... and try to work out why people are so obsesed by these terrifying cases!
3. Alice Zaslavsky - HoardingTotally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
Foodie, educator and broadcaster Alice Zaslavsky has a dark secret... she's TOTALLY OBSESSED with HOARDING! Dan goes inside her house to see the obsesion firsthand, and inside her brain to work out why. Make sure you check out phenomenom.com.au too!
2. Benjamin Law - Queer EyeTotally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
Benjamin Law is TOTALLY OBSESSED with Queer Eye. Its groundbreaking politics, how it can change the world and how hot the characters are - Dan and Ben discuss it all.
1. Maz Compton - Conspiracy TheoriesTotally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
Faking the moon landing, living your life with your brain open, and how there is a conspiracy theory for everyone.... Maz Compton is TOTALLY OBSESSED with conspiracy theories.
Totally Obsessed TrailerTotally Obsessed with Dan Debuf add
A preview of episode one of Totally Obsessed with Dan Debuf!
Next week epsiode one will be released, and the first guest is MAZ COMPTON, his long-time radio costar. You might know her as an MTV host, radio personality, fitness entrepreneur, author... but did you know she's obsessed... with CONSPIRACY THEORIES?
Here's a couple of snippets from next week's podcast!