Aug 22, 2014

Episode 21 - Chad Daniels

I was joined this week by Chad Daniels. Chad has a Comedy Central Presents and has appeared on multiple times on Conan.

We discuss hating your act, a crowd's emotional connection to comedy, and how a sprained ankle drastically changed his act for the better.

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Aug 7, 2014

Episode 20 - Donnell Rawlings

This week's guest is Donnell Rawlings. He was a mainstay on the Comedy Central hit "Chappele's Show". 

We discuss his start in comedy, which came as a heckler, of all things. We also talk about his experience on the set of "Chappele's Show", and the creation of his character, Ashy Larry.

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Jul 26, 2014

Episode 19 - Tommy Johnagin

This week's guest is Tommy Johnagin. You've seen Tommy on Last Comic Standing, Comedy Central, and The Late Show with David Letterman.

We discuss Tommy's work ethic, his Letterman experience, and his unique writing process.

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Jul 13, 2014

Episode 18 - Bob Khosravi

Our guest this week is Bob Khosravi. Bob has performed on the Moontower Comedy and Oddity Festival and the Bridgetown Comedy Festival. 

We discuss honesty in your material, encouraging new comedians, and the trials of being an unknown comic.
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Jun 26, 2014

Episode 17 - Big Jay Oakerson

Our guest this week is Big Jay Oakerson. He has been seen on Comedy Central and Louie. 

We discuss his start in Philadelphia, doing primarily urban rooms, his love of obscenities, and he shares some horror stories of getting kicked off stage. 

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Jun 13, 2014

Episode 16 - Leanne Morgan

My guest this week is Leanne Morgan. Leanne has been seen on The View and Nick at Nite. 

We discuss juggling being a parent and a working comic, the highs and lows of television deals, and she invites me to come live with her. 
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Also, I'd like to apologize for the audio quality on this episode. We just got a brand new mixer and I'm still working out the kinks. All should be good from here on out. Thanks!!!

Jun 10, 2014

Episode 15 - Matt Bearden

This week's guest is Matt Bearden. Matt has been seen on MTV, Comedy Central, and hosts one of the most popular morning radio shows in Austin.

We discuss his standing as "The Godfather of Austin comedy," his success in producing the most popular show in Austin, and the ebb and flow of talent in and out of the city.

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May 27, 2014

Episode 14 - Emily Galati

This week's guest is Emily Galati. Emily is a participant on this season of Last Comic Standing. She also performed at Gilda's LaughFest.

We discuss the Last Comic Standing Process, the next step for a comic on the rise, and the value of finding your audience.

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May 9, 2014

Episode 13 - Jeff Dye

This week's guest is Jeff Dye. Jeff has a Comedy Central Presents and hosted the MTV program "Money From Strangers". 

We discuss the link between depression and comedy, and the audition process for major television networks.
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May 2, 2014

Episode 12 - Mike MacRae

Our guest this week is Mike MacRae. Mike has appeared on The Late Show With David Letterman, Premium Blend, and the Howard Stern radio program.

Mike is a patriarch of the Austin comedy scene. We discuss horrible road stories, the negative stigma of being an impressionist, and local poontang. 

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