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Welcome to the Most Splendid Electrical Website of Mr Robert Newman

Autumn tour dates have been announced!

Rob will be performing on the 16th June at the Pegasus Theatre, Oxford, benefit for COIN. The zero-carbon amp, lights and PA are to be pedal-powered by Cyc du Soleil for this gig - just like on History of Oil! He will also be at the Balham Comedy Festival on July 11th.

Rob will be performing a 1-hour version of New Theory of Evolution during 4 weeks in August at the Edinburgh Festival, 8.30pm, Stand in the Square, St Andrew's Square.

High drama on the last night of the spring tour!

Robert will be at the Royal Society of Arts on May 22nd, interviewing Mary Midgley and chairing the Q and A for the launch of her new book Are You An Illusion?

An Open Letter to the Nobel Prize For Science Handing Out Committee

There Is No Population Explosion On This Planet - Rob writing in The Guardian, 22nd September.

The universe Richard Dawkins imagines couldn't exist for five seconds - from The Telegraph, 20th September

Rob Newman's Rules of the Road on Chortle.

Listen to Robert on Monocle Radio.

Read Robert's Financial Times Diary

Robert writes about the Imprisoned Writers event, at the Edinburgh International Book Festival.

Rob's new novel The Trade Secret is out now! It's published in hardback by Cargo, and as an E-book by Cargo Crate.

Robert's suggested reading list for his New Theory of Evolution

Read Rob's Q and A about The Trade Secret.

Watch Robert's Capitalism V An Inhabitable Planet talk from the 2012 Emergence Summit.

Prices As Usual, Performance to Commence at Your Leisure