Episodes


Hello and welcome to the Truth Shall Make Ye Fret, a podcast in which we read and discuss every book from Terry Pratchett's Discworld series (and a few more besides) in chronological order.

RSS feed | Twitter | Facebook

Episodes

59: Interesting Times Pt. 3 (The Ennui of the Barbarian Heroes)

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret is a podcast in which your hosts, Joanna Hagan and Francine Carrel, read and recap every book from Sir Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series in chronological order. 

This week, Part 3 of our recap of “Interesting Times”. 

Sandwiches! Sumos! Some Nuance!

Find us on the internet:

Twitter: @MakeYeFretPod

Instagram: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Facebook: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Email: thetruthshallmakeyefretpod@gmail.com

Patreon: www.patreon.com/thetruthshallmakeyefret

Want to follow your hosts and their internet doings? Follow Joanna on twitter @joannahagan and follow Francine @francibambi 

Things we blathered on about:

The Other Half of the Secret – Neil Gaiman’s Journal

The sandwich war – /r/curatedtumblr

A Cook’s Tour, Anthony Bourdain – Goodreads

/r/Admiral_Cloudberg – reddit

Willow Pattern Plate – Wikipedia

Terra Cotta Soldiers on the March – Smithsonian Magazine

Edible bird's nest – Wikipedia

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

58: Interesting Times Pt. 2 (I Was Going To But Then I Didn’t)

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret is a podcast in which your hosts, Joanna Hagan and Francine Carrel, read and recap every book from Sir Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series in chronological order. 

This week, Part 2 of our recap of “Interesting Times”. 

Peacocks! Politics! The People!

Find us on the internet:

Twitter: @MakeYeFretPod

Instagram: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Facebook: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Email: thetruthshallmakeyefretpod@gmail.com

Patreon: www.patreon.com/thetruthshallmakeyefret

Want to follow your hosts and their internet doings? Follow Joanna on twitter @joannahagan and follow Francine @francibambi 

Things we blathered on about:

Some additional information on “orient”. – Reddit

BON MOT | meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Sama, san, kun, chan: the many Japanese honorifics

Banknote – Wikipedia

Ninjas in popular culture – Wikipedia

10. The Han Dynasty – The First Empire in Flames – YouTube (Also available as audio podcast)

Samizdat Is Russia' Underground Press – The New York Times

Nightingale floor – Wikipedia

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

Interesting Times Pt. 1 (Blanket Problematic Sticker)

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret is a podcast in which your hosts, Joanna Hagan and Francine Carrel, read and recap every book from Sir Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series in chronological order. 

This week, Part 1 of our recap of “Interesting Times”. 

Butterflies! Board Games! Bureaucracy!

Find us on the internet:

Twitter: @MakeYeFretPod

Instagram: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Facebook: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Email: thetruthshallmakeyefretpod@gmail.com

Patreon: www.patreon.com/thetruthshallmakeyefret

Want to follow your hosts and their internet doings? Follow Joanna on twitter @joannahagan and follow Francine @francibambi 

Things we blathered on about:

Good Omens season 2 release date: Cast, trailer, plot – Radio Times

TTSMYF Tumblr

The Watch – BBC iPlayer

Here are the winners of the 2021 Locus Awards. – Literary Hub

Yuan Shikai – Wikipedia

Adeline Yen Mah – Goodreads

The Long Fuse (MSG origin myth) – This American Life transcript

The Uncertainty Principle – Britannica.com

Chinese Imperial Examinations – Wikipedia

Mandelbrot set – Wikipedia

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

Bonus: Soul Music Animated Adaptation (FAAATTTHHHAAA!)

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret is a podcast in which your hosts, Joanna Hagan and Francine Carrel, usually read and recap every book from Sir Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series in chronological order. 

This week, we talk about the 1998 animated adaptation of Soul Music.

Singing off-key! Christopher Lee! FAAATTTHHHAAA!

Find us on the internet:

Twitter: @MakeYeFretPod

Instagram: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Facebook: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Email: thetruthshallmakeyefretpod@gmail.com

Patreon: www.patreon.com/thetruthshallmakeyefret

Want to follow your hosts and their internet doings? Follow Joanna on twitter @joannahagan and follow Francine @francibambi 

Things we blathered on about:

Terry Pratchett's Discworld – Soul Music – Interview – YouTube

Discworld: Soul Music Soundtrack – YouTube

Bernard Wrigley – A bunch of sea shanties – YouTube

The Greatest Story Never Told – TV Tropes

Kill the Wabbit Metallica Version – YouTube

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

 

56: Soul Music Pt 3 (Gyrate As You Wish)

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret is a podcast in which your hosts, Joanna Hagan and Francine Carrel, read and recap every book from Sir Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series in chronological order. 

This week, Part 3 of our recap of “Soul Music”. 

Bat! Out Of! Hell!

Find us on the internet:

Twitter: @MakeYeFretPod

Instagram: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Facebook: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Email: thetruthshallmakeyefretpod@gmail.com

Patreon: www.patreon.com/thetruthshallmakeyefret

Want to follow your hosts and their internet doings? Follow Joanna on twitter @joannahagan and follow Francine @francibambi

Things we blathered on about:

Hyde Park – Wiki 

Waltzing Through Europe | Dance and ‘Folk Devils’

8 moral panics in music that no one talks about anymore – BBC

A History of Heavy Metal by Andrew O'Neill – Goodreads

Noisy and Annoying – Speakers Corner Trust

Chuck Berry – Johnny Be Good – YouTube

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

55: Soul Music Pt 2 (Jail For The Co-Host)

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret is a podcast in which your hosts, Joanna Hagan and Francine Carrel, read and recap every book from Sir Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series in chronological order. 

This week, Part 2 of our recap of “Soul Music”. 

Birthday! Mockery! Eventually, Music!

Find us on the internet:

Twitter: @MakeYeFretPod

Instagram: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Facebook: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Email: thetruthshallmakeyefretpod@gmail.com

Patreon: www.patreon.com/thetruthshallmakeyefret

Want to follow your hosts and their internet doings? Follow Joanna on twitter @joannahagan and follow Francine @francibambi 

Things we blathered on about:

Download Festival – Wiki

Francine and Joanna at Download 2011

The Meaning of Liff – Goodreads

The Shakespeare Programming Language

The Magnus Archives – horror podcast | Rusty Quill

His Master's Voice – Wikipedia

Fat Les, Vindaloo on Top Of The Pops and the Eastenders set – YouTube

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

54: Soul Music Pt 1 (Rockstars or Druids)

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret is a podcast in which your hosts, Joanna Hagan and Francine Carrel, read and recap every book from Sir Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series in chronological order. 

This week, Part 1 of our recap of “Soul Music”. 

Ravens! Rats! Reverie!

Find us on the internet:

Twitter: @MakeYeFretPod

Instagram: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Facebook: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Email: thetruthshallmakeyefretpod@gmail.com

Patreon: www.patreon.com/thetruthshallmakeyefret

Want to follow your hosts and their internet doings? Follow Joanna on twitter @joannahagan and follow Francine @francibambi 

Things we blathered on about:

The Ship Of Theseus – Philosophy Foundation

Circadian Rhythms – Wikipedia

Baba O’Riley – Youtube (Yes, Joanna knows she got the title wrong when she said “Teenage Wasteland)

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

Bonus Glorious 25th Special – A Wild Tangent Appeared

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret is a podcast in which your hosts, Joanna Hagan and Francine Carrel, usually read and recap every book from Sir Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series in chronological order. 

This week, on the Glorious 25th, we answer listener questions and discuss two essays from “A Slip Of The Keyboard”. Joanna feels personally attacked by “Thought Progress” and Francine talks worldbuilding with “Notes From A Successful Fantasy Author”.  

Find us on the internet:

Twitter: @MakeYeFretPod

Instagram: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Facebook: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Email: thetruthshallmakeyefretpod@gmail.com

Patreon: www.patreon.com/thetruthshallmakeyefret

Want to follow your hosts and their internet doings? Follow Joanna on twitter @joannahagan and follow Francine @francibambi 

Things we blathered on about:

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

 

53: Strata Pt 2 (Eternal FOMO)

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret is a podcast in which your hosts, Joanna Hagan and Francine Carrel, read and recap every book from Sir Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series in chronological order. 

This week, we continue our Proto-Pratchett season with part 2 of our recap of “Strata”. 

Humanity! Immortality! A Really Massive Turtle! 

Find us on the internet:

Twitter: @MakeYeFretPod

Instagram: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Facebook: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Email: thetruthshallmakeyefretpod@gmail.com

Patreon: www.patreon.com/thetruthshallmakeyefret

Want to follow your hosts and their internet doings? Follow Joanna on twitter @joannahagan and follow Francine @francibambi 

Things we blathered on about:

Aspidochelone – Wiki

Fastitocalon – Council of Elrond

Defamiliarization/ostranenie – Penn State University 

Meme – Britannica 

H.I. #91: Last Man to Die?

Why Die? – CGP Grey YouTube

Browse the Lists of Intangible Cultural Heritage – UNESCO

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

52: Strata Part 1 (Meta Metaphorical Metaphor Muscles)

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret is usually a podcast in which your hosts, Joanna Hagan and Francine Carrel, read and recap every book from Sir Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series in chronological order. 

This week, We continue our Proto-Pratchett season with part 1 of our recap of “Strata”. 

Gods! Worlds! Raven?

Find us on the internet:

Twitter: @MakeYeFretPod

Instagram: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Facebook: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Email: thetruthshallmakeyefretpod@gmail.com

Patreon: www.patreon.com/thetruthshallmakeyefret

Want to follow your hosts and their internet doings? Follow Joanna on twitter @joannahagan and follow Francine @francibambi 

Things we blathered on about:

Ringworld | Larry Niven Wiki – Fandom

/r/mendrawingwomen

Strata Book Covers – L-Space

You're Dead To Me, Old Norse Literature – BBC Radio 4

Strata – The Annotated Pratchett File

Alderson disk – Wikipedia

Metamaterial cloaking – Wikipedia

Medieval warm period – Britannica

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

Scroll to Top