James Barr & Dan Hudson

James Barr & Dan Hudson are the hosts of the A Gay And A NonGay podcast, the UK’s #1 LGBTQ+ podcast. A Gay And A NonGay has over 5 million listens and won of the Bronze Award for Best Entertainment Podcast at the 2021 British Podcast Awards.

You might have seen them on BBC Breakfast, BBC Radio 1 or in their BBC Sounds documentary From Gay To Nongay?, tackling controversial gay conversion therapy in Northern Ireland. They’ve kissed on the front cover of Attitude magazine, smashed a critically acclaimed 5 star run at the Edinburgh fringe festival and their pronoun-focussed merchandise has been worn by everyone from This Morning’s Dr. Ranj to Steven from Gogglebox.

James Barr is a multi-award winning comedian, TV and radio personality. James is currently waking up the UK next to Fleur East on Hits Radio Breakfast where he recently won Silver for Best Breakfast Show at the prestigious ARIA (formerly Sony) Awards. James’ debut Edinburgh show Thirst Trap was named “an absolute triumph” by The Sun and at MTV UK his MTV News updates and original agony aunt format ‘MTV’s Asking For A Friend’ have collected millions of views. He has hosted live events across the UK (including the Isle Of Wight Festival, Brighton and Manchester Prides), and has performed at the prestigious UCB Del Close improv marathon in New York City.

Dan Hudson is a multi-award winning podcast host and radio producer. At BBC Radio 1 and BBC Radio 2, Dan has worked with the likes of Greg James, Vanessa Feltz, Annie Mac and Scott Mills. He’s presented The Official Rock Chart for Kerrang! Radio, where he’s interviewed everyone from Metallica to Courtney Love and Slipknot, and his knowledge of rock and alternative music has led him to produce BBC Radio 1’s Rock Show. He’s also a regular music pundit on talkRADIO, and has written for Metro and Ticketmaster.


Photo credit: Corinne Cumming

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A Gay and A NonGay