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The latest magic tricks, interviews, articles, essays and hints and tips from Vanishing Inc. Updated daily.

The Insider | Edward Hilsum

The Insider | Edward Hilsum

Damian Jennings - Monday, March 25, 2019

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He's won all the competitions. He's done the big magic touring show. He's sat on the floor at The Session working on a coin routine with Chris Kenner and Eric Jones. Find out more about what makes Lovely Edward (as my wife and I call him) tick.

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The Insider | Caroline Ravn

The Insider | Caroline Ravn

Damian Jennings - Monday, March 18, 2019

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This week there's a viking on the line. Caroline Ravn.

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The Insider | Jamy Ian Swiss

The Insider | Jamy Ian Swiss

Damian Jennings - Monday, March 11, 2019

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Historian, skeptic, writer and magician Jamy Ian Swiss ducks out of Magifest to talk to us for half an hour.

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The Insider | Brad Henderson

The Insider | Brad Henderson

Damian Jennings - Monday, March 4, 2019

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Brad Henderson. Magician. Mentalist. Hypnotist. And, most importantly, thinker.

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The Insider | Steve Cohen

The Insider | Steve Cohen

Damian Jennings - Monday, February 25, 2019

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Steve Cohen chats with us about his graphic novel, how to put on a magic show in your own home town and, of course, lasagne.

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The Insider | Steve Faulkner

The Insider | Steve Faulkner

Damian Jennings - Monday, February 18, 2019

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Steve Faulkner talks about what's important in a magic review show, how to deal with haters online and his Desert Island Tricks.

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The Insider | Rob Zabrecky

The Insider | Rob Zabrecky

Damian Jennings - Monday, February 11, 2019

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He's creepy and he's kooky, mysterious and spooky, he's altogether ooky... It's Rob Zabrecky.

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The Insider | Andi Gladwin

The Insider | Andi Gladwin

Damian Jennings - Tuesday, February 5, 2019

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Vanishing Inc.'s own Andi Gladwin talks about Edward G. Brown.

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The Insider | John Guastaferro

The Insider | John Guastaferro

Damian Jennings - Monday, January 28, 2019

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This week’s episode of The Insider features a fascinating chat with John Guastaferro about marketing and magic, business and magic, music and magic and, of course, magic.

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The Insider | The Trustmans

The Insider | The Trustmans

Damian Jennings - Friday, January 18, 2019

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Sarah and David Trustman changed how the world memorizes things. Especially magicians. Especially stacks. In this week’s episode of the show, I chat with them both about how and why they turned mnemonics upside down with their amazing graphical system.

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The Insider | DMC

The Insider | DMC

Damian Jennings - Monday, January 7, 2019

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This week's episode of the podcast stars Drummond Money-Coutts, or DMC as he is more popularly known as. He chats about his Netflix series Death By Magic, the use of stooges and a massive rabbit.

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The Insider | Marc Kerstein

The Insider | Marc Kerstein

Damian Jennings - Monday, December 31, 2018

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David Blaine? Check. Derren Brown? Check. Troy? Check. This guy has worked on some of the most high profile magic shows and made some of the best iOS magic apps on the market. He's also really, really, nice. Let's get to know him. It's Marc Kerstein.

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The Insider | John Archer

The Insider | John Archer

Damian Jennings - Monday, December 24, 2018

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This week’s episode of The Insider stars BAFTA award-winning comedy magician, John Archer.

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The Insider | Morgan & West

The Insider | Morgan & West

Damian Jennings - Tuesday, December 18, 2018

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In today’s episode of our podcast, we chat with Morgan & West. They talk about character, writing, development, kids’ magic and more!

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The Insider | Joshua Jay

The Insider | Joshua Jay

Damian Jennings - Sunday, December 16, 2018

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Joshua Jay chats with me about his origin story, his show Six Impossible Things, and how hard it was the manufacture Balance.

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The Insider | Harapan Ong

The Insider | Harapan Ong

Damian Jennings - Tuesday, December 11, 2018

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Instagram celebrity, and fantastic magician stops by to talk about his latest projects.

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The Insider | Ben Seidman

The Insider | Ben Seidman

Damian Jennings - Saturday, December 1, 2018

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We Ben about his new Netflix show, being funny, flight time, experience and more!

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The Insider | Jared Kopf

The Insider | Jared Kopf

Damian Jennings - Wednesday, November 21, 2018

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In this episode, we chat with Jared Kopf about why he is drawn to classics, mentors and unfinished paintings.

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The Insider | Jason Ladanye

The Insider | Jason Ladanye

Damian Jennings - Wednesday, October 31, 2018

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Card expert, Jason Ladanye chats with us about card magic, and his new book.

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Don't Just Take Our Word for It ...

Don't Just Take Our Word for It ...

Damian Jennings - Wednesday, October 31, 2018

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The Wizard Product Review took a look at Glance and Decoded this week - see the ratings!

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The Insider | Luke Jermay

The Insider | Luke Jermay

Damian Jennings - Wednesday, October 24, 2018

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In this episode of the show, we chat with Luke Jermay about the upcoming intense mentalism day The Event. Find out who is coming, what they’ll be doing and why Luke thinks you should join him this year.

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The Insider | Steve Thompson

The Insider | Steve Thompson

Damian Jennings - Monday, October 8, 2018

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Welcome to the first episode of our new magic podcast, The Insider. This is a short, 20-minute chat with Steve Thompson, creator of Glance.

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