Erk’s 2011 Europe Tour
On this page, you will find all the information that you need to follow Erk in his adventure across Asia & Europe in 2011.
This section gives you a guide to Erk’s location.
Current location: HOME!
|Sydney , Australia||06 July 2011||Tokyo, Japan||07 July 2011||Plane||QF21||QANTAS|
|Tokyo, Japan||07 July 2011||13 July 2011|
|Tokyo, Japan||13 July 2011||Amsterdam, The Netherlands||13 July 2011||Plane||KLM 862||KLM|
|Amsterdam, The Netherlands||13 July 2011||18 July 2011|
|Brussels, Belgium||14 July 2011||14 July 2011||Train||Thalys|
|Frankfurt, Germany||16 July 2011||16 July 2011||Train||ICE International & NS Hispeed|
|Amsterdam, The Netherlands||18 July 2011||Stockholm, Sweden||18 July 2011||Plane||SK1556||Scandinavian|
|Stockholm, Sweden||18 July 2011||25 July 2011|
|Oslo, Norway||20 July 2011||20 July 2011||Plane||Norwegian|
|Stockholm, Sweden||25 July 2011||Helsinki, Finland||26 July 2011||Ferry||MS Mariella||Viking Line|
|Helsinki, Finland||26 July 2011||27 July 2011|
|Helsinki, Finland||27 July 2011||Copenhagen, Denmark||27 July 2011||Plane||DY 3161||Norwegian|
|Copenhagen, Denmark||27 July 2011||31 July 2011|
|Copenhagen, Denmark||31 July 2011||Berlin, Germany||31 July 2011||Plane||EZY 4458||Ezyjet|
|Berlin, Germany||31 July 2011||04 August 2011|
|Berlin, Germany||04 August 2011||Budapest, Hungary||04 August 2011||Plane||EZY 4627||Ezyjet|
|Budapest & Erk, Hungary||04 August 2011||07 August 2011|
|Budapest, Hungary||07 August 2011||Madrid, Spain||07 August 2011||Plane||w6 2371||Wizz Air|
|Madrid, Spain||07 August 2011||14 August 2011|
|Porto, Portugal||13 August 2011||13 August 2011||Plane||TAP 701/708||TAP Portugal|
|Madrid, Spain||14 August 2011||Paris, France||14 August 2011||Plane||EZY 3908||Ezyjet|
|Paris, France||14 August 2011||18 August 2011|
|Lisbon, Portugal||17 August 2011||17 August 2011||Plane||AF 1024/1925||Air France|
|Paris, France||18 August 2011||London, England||18 August 2011||Train||9031||Eurostar|
|London||18 August 2011||25 August 2011|
|London||25 August 2011||Sheffield||25 August 2011||Train||East Midlands Trains|
|Sheffield||25 August 2011||27 August 2011|
|Sheffield||27 August 2011||Edinburgh, Scotland||27 August 2011||Train||Cross Country Trains|
|Edinburgh, Scotland||27 August 2011||30 August 2011|
|Edinburgh, Scotland||30 August 2011||Glasgow, Scotland||30 August 2011||Train||Scotrail|
|Glasgow, Scotland||30 August 2011||01 September 2011|
|Glasgow, Scotland||01 September 2011||Liverpool, England||01 September 2011||Train||Virgin Trains|
|Liverpool, England||01 September 2011||07 September 2011|
|Liverpool, England||04 September 2011||Dublin, Ireland||04 September 2011||Plane||Ryanair|
|Dublin, Ireland||04 September 2011||04 September 2011|
|Liverpool, England||07 September 2011||Oxford, England||07 September 2011||Train||London Midland & Cross Country|
|Oxford, England||07 September 2011||08 September 2011|
|Oxford, England||08 September 2011||London, England||08 September 2011||Train||First Great Western|
|London, England||08 September 2011||10 September 2011|
|London, England||10 September 2011||Stanstead Airport via Dover, Maidstone (England), Cardiff (Wales) & Swindon (England)||12 September 2011||Hire car||Europcar|
|Maidstone, England (Never The Bride Gig)||10 September 2011||11 September 2011|
|Cardiff, Wales||11 September 2011||12 September 2011|
|London, England||12 September 2011||Amsterdam, The Netherlands||12 September 2011||Plane||Ezyjet|
|Amsterdam, The Netherlands||12 September 2011||13 September 2011|
|Amsterdam, The Netherlands||13 September 2011||Hong Kong, Hong Kong||14 September 2011||Plane||KLM 889||KLM|
|Hong Kong, Hong Kong||14 September 2011||21 September 2011|
|Macau, Macau||20 September 2011||20 September 2011|
|Zhuhai, China||20 September 2011||20 September 2011|
|Hong Kong, Hong Kong||20 September 2011||Macau, Macau||20 September 2011||Helicopter||Sky Shuttle|
|Macau, Macau||20 September 2011||Zhuhai, China||20 September 2011||Walk|
|Zhuhai, China||20 September 2011||Macau, Macau||20 September 2011||Walk|
|Macau, Macau||20 September 2011||Hong Kong, Hong Kong||20 September 2011||Ferry||Turbojet|
|Hong Kong, Hong Kong||21 September 2011||Sydney, Australia||22 September 2011||Plane||QF128||QANTAS|
This section gives you a guide about Erk’s podcasting plans during the trip. Subscribe to the Channel Erk combined feed & you will not miss anything!
- Sundays: Judy’s Blast FM. Pre-recorded in Australia prior to trip. Programs still available every Sunday
- Mondays: Possible extra content
- Tuesdays: Erk FM additional content as required
- Wednesdays: Erk Pod. Recorded on location
- Thursdays: A Moment In Time (until mid July)
- Fridays: Erk FM. Pre-recorded in Australia prior to trip. Programs still available every Friday
- Saturdays: Blast From The Past. Conversation between Erk (on location) & Judy (in Australia). Planned for release every Saturday
Here is a list of events that are planned during the trip or gigs attended.
- Bildovisfestival (page in Swedish) – Bildo, Sweden. Saturday 23 July 2011. A Swedish music festival including Vildirheart (who have featured on Erk FM).
- Jordan Reyne – Erk’s first London gig was industrial/folk artist Jordan Reyne on 18 August.
- ME – ME launched Like A Fox as their debut UK single on Erk’s birthday.
- Never The Bride – Erk attended a Never The Bride Gig on September 10 in Maidstone & even got invited on stage!
- Acoustic showcase “Get Out Of The Bedroom” – Liverpool, 06 September
- Podcrawls – met up with various podcasters in Portugal & England
- Edinburgh Fringe Festival
Erk Pod episodes
- Erk Pod 324: Japanese Border Security Starring Erk
- Erk Pod 325: Japanese 101: Shinkansen (Fast Train), KFC (Hard To Find Chicken), Pepsi (Hard To Find Cola)
- Erk Pod 326: #ErkQuake11
- Erk Pod 327: Erk Goes On An International Train Ride (part 1)
- Erk Pod 328: Erk ??? Belgium & Erk Hearts Amsterdam
- Erk Pod 329: What Happens In Amsterdam Stays In Amsterdam
- Erk Pod 330: My Name Is Erk. I Am In Sweden
- Erk Pod 331: Helsinki, Helsinki, You Have A Nice …. Airport
- Erk Pod 332: Note To Self – Erk, You Are in Cope-en-hag-en
- Erk Pod 333: Erk Goes Down, Down, Down To Drug F**ked Hippie Town
- Erk Pod 334: Berlin, Walled In No More
- Erk Pod 335: Strange Little Men Behind The Iron Curtain
- Erk Pod 336: Erk In Erk
- Erk Pod 337: Erk Goes To The Budapest Zoo, The Madrid Sauna & Goes For A Wizz
- Erk Pod 338: Just Got To Go Oporto!
- Erk Pod 339: La Tower, Le Tower, El Tower, Tower Ooh La La
- Erk Pod 340: Erk Is The European Champ Elyees, My Friend
- Erk Pod 341: Happy Birthday, Erk!
- Erk Pod 342: London Bridge Is Something Something
- Erk Pod 343: “And On The Right Hand Side Of The Bus Is The Queen’s House. Wave To Liz!”
- Erk Pod 344: All Aboard For London’s Next Generation Of Underground Train
- Erk Pod 345: Lads & Lasses In Wee Scotland, Erk’s In Town, To Be Sure, To Be Sure
- Erk Pod 346: From Japan With Rub
- Erk Pod 347: World War Z Hits Glasgow
- Erk Pod 348: Glasgow, Liverpool & Dublin To Be Sure, To Be Sure
- Erk Pod 349: Back To London!
- Erk Pod 350: Celebrations, Announcements & Tickets
Hong Kong, Macau & China
- Erk Pod 351: Erk Goes Honkers
- Erk Pod 352: Hong Kong Transit
- Erk Pod 353: Erk Is Still Wandering Around The Streets Of The Hong Kong
- Erk Pod 354: Erk Walks To …. WHERE?
- Erk Pod 355: #bordersecurityfail
Erk FM: Extra content (Tuesdays)
- Erk FM 175 – Land Of The Rising Sun (recorded in Japan)
- Erk FM 176 – Europe, Oh Europe (recorded in The Netherlands, Germany & Sweden)
- Erk FM 177 - Blido Music Festival (aka Amazing Race: Swedish Music Festival)
- Erk FM 178 – Erk’s Not Finnished Yet! Norway!
- Erk FM 179 – Hungary For Some German & Spanish?
- Erk FM 180 – ONE HUNDRED & EIGHTY Powered By AMP (Podcrawl Portugal & London)
- Erk FM 181 – Matt Stevens interview
- Erk FM 182 – The Bugcast interview
- Erk FM 183 – Darkhorses & Ratholes In Liverpool
- Erk FM 184 – Erk’s Mega Trip Review
Blast From The Past episodes
- Blast From The Past 125 – Tokyo Calling
- Blast From The Past 126 – Amsterdam Calling
- Blast From The Past 127 – Stockholm Calling
- Blast From The Past 128 – Copenhagen Calling
- Blast From The Past 129 – Budapest Calling
- Blast From The Past 130 – Madrid Calling
- Blast From The Past 131 – London Calling
- Blast From The Past 132 – Liverpool Calling
Appearances on other Podcasts
Erk has made appearances on other podcasts as well, mainly related to Erk FM.
- Ourobouros episode 174 – Colin’s somewhat more explicit recordings from London Podcrawl including a lot more music than episode 180 of Erk FM (also recorded at Podcrawl).
- The Bugcast episode 174 – Dave & Caroline host Erk live on a Friday night on episode 174 of The Bugcast. With a live audience & comfortable couches, who knows what might happen!