The WGM is a podcast all about creativity. We showcase emerging and established Irish talent from all disciplines. We feature performances and chat from comedians, writers, filmmakers, journalists and artists.

The show is hosted by Shane Langan (a writer-performer with comedy group Diet of Worms, who along with Graham Linehan created the BBC TWO show The Walshes) & Níal Conlan (musician with Choice Music Prize winners Delorentos) and is produced by Ailish Bracken (Queen of Ireland & Irish Pictorial Weekly).

níal and shane host a WGM night in LONDON'S 100 CLUB - photo credit alex gill (

Previous guests and contributors include Hozier, Graham Linehan, Domhnall Gleeson, Tim Wheeler, Villagers, Arthur Mathews, Aisling Bea, James Vincent McMorrow, Ham Sandwich, Delorentos, We Cut Corners, Peter Coonan, Diet of Worms, Megan Nolan, John Butler, Jarlath Regan, Sarah Griffin and Peter McDonald.

With their monthly night out, Níal Conlan and Shane Langan are out to prove there are some smart, talented people left in Ireland
— Irish Times



Níal Conlan (Host) Níal is the bass player with Irish band Delorentos. He's recorded four albums with the band and in 2012 won the Choice Music Prize for Little Sparks. He's a screenwriter with a background in business, law and urban regeneration (obviously). @Kneelsea


Shane Langan (Host) Shane is a comedy writer and performer with Diet of Worms. In 2014, along with the group (and Graham Linehan) he wrote and appeared in the BBC TWO sitcom The Walshes. He also writes for children's television with his wife Amy. @Shaneinho


Ailish Bracken (Producer) Ailish is a television and film producer who has recently set up her own production company Against the Grain. Her credits include Queen of Ireland, Irish Pictorial Weekly and The Savage Eye. @AilishBracken