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Free State with Joe Brolly and Dion Fanning

Gold Hat Productions

Free State is a podcast for the curious that stimulates, provokes, challenges and entertains, while never taking itself too seriously. Free State covers topics from sport to politics, love to loss, the human condition and how to fix the world, with guests from across the planet including Nigerian princes, former Prime Ministers, ex convicts, footballers, boxers and extraordinary people from every walk of life. more


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Latest Episodes

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44 hours ago

Last Thursday, Joe Brolly was returning to the Stardust Inquest when he witnessed the events unfolding on Parnell Square. more

4 days ago

Five Derry girls went to the Stardust nightclub. Only four came home. more

9 days ago


4.6 out of 5 stars from 357 ratings
  • It’s Bleak

    Just call it Joes Soapbox. Had to stop listening . Bleak . Everything bleak . Joe seems to be of opinion he is the deciding authority on all matters . Dion is there to be talked over. It’s a bit of a mess .

    Apple Podcasts
    United Statesa month ago
  • Must listen

    The current podcast on genocide in the Middle East is a must listen, anyone who believes the official message coming out of Israel is a self deceiver.

    Apple Podcasts
    The big ear
    Irelanda month ago
  • Excellent

    Great pod. Dion really softens Joes edges. Great content.

    Apple Podcasts
    Irelanda month ago
  • Moral Compass

    If u need your moral compass reset then Joe’s the man. He comes across unbiased,thoughtful & genuine in his view points. Something we seriously lack on the current media platforms. more

    Apple Podcasts
    United Kingdoma month ago
  • Free State

    This podcast about Norin Ireland, Southern Ireland USA breath of fresh air. Honest, no holds barred gets at the truth and the difficulties people of both communities have with dealing with there identity and the troubles past. Tá sé Ana nhairh a chairde. Listen and learn.

    Apple Podcasts
    United States2 months ago

Chart Rankings

#43 United Kingdom/News
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#40 United Kingdom/News
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#215 Australia/News
#13 Ireland/Top Podcasts
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#7 Ireland/Top Podcasts
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