April 22, 2016

Life Of Augustus #23 – The Son Of Neptune

Sextus defeats Octavian’s fleet with the help of Neptune, god of the sea. Octavian invites Antony to come to Brundisium but then stands him up because […]
April 15, 2016

Life Of Augustus #22 – Relax, Guy!

  There is peace in Italy. So why is Octavian building so many ships? And why did he have to have his first shave ever to impress Livia – […]
April 8, 2016

Life Of Augustus #21 – Get Agrippa!

We finally get to spend some time talking about Octavian’s right-hand man, Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa. Antony and Octavia (his new wife) both went east to spend the […]
March 27, 2016

Life Of Augustus #20 – Steven Saylor

Back when we were in Vegas in January, we recorded an interview with author Steve Saylor about his latest Gordianus book “THE WRATH OF THE FURIES“. […]
March 11, 2016

Life Of Augustus #19 – Sexy P

This episode is all about Sextus Pompey, aka Sexy P, how he held Italy to ransom and his eventual negotiations with the triumvirs. http://media.blubrry.com/caesar/p/traffic.libsyn.com/lifeofcaesar/Augustus.19.mp3Podcast: Play in […]
March 4, 2016

Life Of Augustus #18 – The Golden Years

The one where Octavian and Antony sit down to hash out their differences, forget to invite Lepidus and Salvidienus Rufus fucks up big time. http://media.blubrry.com/caesar/p/traffic.libsyn.com/lifeofcaesar/AUG.18.mp3Podcast: Play […]
February 26, 2016

Life Of Augustus – #17 – FOOFIKINS!

Well the tensions between Octavian and Mark Antony are heating up again in this episode. Only one thing stands between them – FOOFIKINS! Today’s episode is […]
February 19, 2016

Life Of Augustus – #16 – The Battle Of Perusia

Octavian pursues Lucius Antonius and traps him in the city of Perusia (modern Perugia) for several months. Lucius eventually surrenders, some people are forgiven, others are […]
February 12, 2016

Life Of Augustus – #15 – Carpe Diem

After the battle of Philippi, Antony went east to squeeze money out of various kings and just to squeeze Cleopatra, while poor Octavian got the shittiest […]