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Dec 8, 2017

Brian Bonz is a singer/songwriter who has toured around the world as a solo artist as well as a part of Kevin Devine's backing band. He also, along with Filmmaker Mike Rizzo, are launching a new web series based off their cult comedy music project 'Bobo Touch.' Brian is also currently starring the the short sci-fi film 'Pumpkin,' which is currently seeking distribution. This episode we discuss the idea of bands touring vs saturating a single city, the generational shift between what constitutes success as an artist, balancing passion with business, and more!

www.brianbonz.com

www.bobotouch.com

 

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Bed Music: www.soundcloud.com/udachi

 

Next episode (HOLIDAY SPECIAL 2017): December 22nd!

Nov 24, 2017

Daniel Kibblesmith is a writer for 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' and the author of a new Christmas picturebook called 'Santa's Husband' (with illustrations by AP Quach). This episode we discuss how a tweet led to the book's creation, the positive response and reacting to the backlash by some, sexual assault relating to the comedy community, the stigma some people still have regarding depression, The Late Show's 'Russia Week', and more!

Daniel on Twitter: @Kibblesmith

Me on Twitter: @MightyVin

Full episode Recaps: www.daps.tv

Bed Music By: www.soundcloud.com/udachi

 

Next Episode: Dec 8th

Nov 10, 2017

Marc Summers is known as the host of the Nickelodeon's 'Double Dare,' 'What Would You Do?,' as well as 'Unwrapped' on the Food Network, which he has become a big personality on in the second act of his career. He has been promoting a documentary on his life called 'On Your Marc,' which is currently in the process of solidifying a distributor. This episode we discuss Marc's early years as a stand-up and warm-up comic, working at The Comedy Store, Double Dare 2000, the transition from Nickelodeon to Food Network, being proactive with your career, and much more! We also cap off the conversation with some listener questions!

On Your Marc: www.marcsummersmovie.com

 

Follow 'Any Time' and myself on Twitter: @MightyVin

Full episode recaps: www.daps.tv

Music: www.soundcloud.com/udachi

 

Next Episode: November 24th

Oct 27, 2017

This week is a very special episode, as I look back on the first two years of the show and highlight clips from 10 comedians/writers. Newer listeners will be in for a real treat and longtime ones will enjoy revisiting some great moments from comedians Paul Scheer, Bill Oakley, Negin Farsad, Josh Gondelman, Todd Glass, Kelly Carlin, Brian Stack, Jimmy Pardo, Roy Wood Jr, and Jo Firestone!

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Music: www.soundcloud.com/udachi

 

Next Episode: November 10th

Oct 13, 2017

Larry Olmsted is the author of the book 'Real Food/Fake Food: Why You Don't Know What You're Eating & What You Can Do About It.' He is also a columnist for Forbes & USAToday. In this episode, we discuss how the FDA is hurting Americans by keeping in place low standards (such as only inspecting 2% of all seafood imports), what different companies are doing to get you to buy products that aren't what they seem, how some of these foods are better outside of America due to other countries having better regulating bodies, why Wal-Mart actually has better standards for food than most regular stores, and much more.

Buy Larry's book, out this week in paperback, at your local bookstore or online at www.realfoodfakefood.com

Follow Larry on Twitter: @TravelFoodGuy

 

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Next Episode: October 27th!

Oct 1, 2017

Jo Firestone is a comedian, writer/performer for 'The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon,' Creator of the live-show and hit card game 'Punderdome 3000,' has a new podcast called 'Dr. Gameshow' coming to the Earwolf network later this October, and this past Friday had a half hour stand-up episode premiere on Comedy Central. This episode we discuss her unique comedic style, using games and themes as a means to facilitate comedy, her recurring portrayal on the Tonight Show of Betsy Devos, why people shouldn't be dismissive of different types of comedy, birds, and much more! 

www.jofirestone.com

www.twitter.com/kingfirestorm

 

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Full Episode Recaps: www.daps.tv

Music by: www.soundcloud.com/udachi

 

Next Episode: October 14th!

Sep 15, 2017

Dan Colonna, Dave Grima, and Mark Magro host the 'Dinosaur Machines Gameclub' podcast where they do book-club style reviews of indie video games. This episode, Dan & Dave stop by to discuss the state of game consoles in 2017, what indie games can do now that they couldn't several years ago, why the state of co-op games feels stagnant, good applications for VR, and more!

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www.twitter.com/dino_machines

 

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Full episode recaps: www.daps.tv

Bed Music by: www.soundcloud.com/udachi

 

Next Episode: September 29th!

Sep 2, 2017

Chris Cogswell holds a PhD in Chemical Engineering and hosts the popular Mad Scientist Podcast. This episode we discuss the accessibility of scientific research, misconceptions and falsehoods in the way we report on science, debunking the modern conspiracies, and more!

More info: http://www.themadscientistpodcast.com

 

Follow me on Twitter: @mightyvin

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Bed Music by: Soundcloud.com/Udachi

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Next Episode: September 15th!

Aug 19, 2017

Lizzy Goodman is an author whose latest book 'Meet Me In The Bathroom' is the first major book to document the NYC music scene and culture from 2001-2011. This episode we discuss the romanticizing of that time, how the book is just as much about the culture of NYC as it is about the music, putting things like the internet and gentrification in context, how the music and comedy scenes were dovetailing into the same patterns during that time, and more!

Follow Lizzy on Twitter: @lizzydgoodman

Buy 'Meet Me in the Bathroom' on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Meet-Me-Bathroom-Rebirth-2001-2011/dp/0062233092

Follow me on Twitter: @mightyvin

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Bed Music by: Soundcloud.com/Udachi

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Next Episode: September 1st!

Aug 4, 2017

Justin McElroy is best known for him & his brother's podcast 'My Brother, My Brother, and Me" as well as their SeeSo comedy series, being the Editor-at-Large for the gaming site Polygon, and for additional podcasts such as The Adventure Zone and Sawbones. This episode we discuss the inherently good nature of the brothers, how to keep working through creative self-doubt, video games as deconstructed building blocks, why 'podcast' is an awful name, recently being on @Midnight, FMV games, things I bought at Sheetz, and more!

Follow Justin on Twitter: @justinmcelroy

For all MBMBaM shows: www.mcelroyshows.com

 

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Bed Music by: www.soundcloud.com/udachi

 

Next Episode Drops August 18th!

Jul 21, 2017

Paul Gannon & Eli Silverman host the popular 'Cheap Show Podcast' out of the UK as well as perform on the Barshens Youtube channel alongside popular Youtubers Barry Lewis & (past guest) Stuart Ashen. This episode we discuss Ghostbusters and the shelf-life of novelty and nostalgia, the value of being cheap and frugal, why their listeners can't stop asking questions about noodles, why we are living in a golden age of snacks, and more!

Listen to Cheap Show: https://www.thecheapshow.co.uk

Watch Eli's film 'Clanker Man': https://vimeo.com/214931224

Support Cheap Show on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/cheapshow 

 

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Bed Music by: www.soundcloud.com/udachi 

Jul 8, 2017

Stephen Ignatious is the host of the 'In Strange Company' podcast and also does work with WFMU. This episode, we discuss our shared love of weird radio, the legend of Hearty White, Dungeons & Dragons, what makes something cringeworthy, and more!

Listen to Stephen's podcast: www.strangecompanyshow.com

 

Follow me on Twitter: @MightyVin

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Music: www.soundcloud.com/udachi

 

Next Episode: July 21st!

Jun 23, 2017

John Szeluga is a comedian and writer for 'Impractical Jokers' and the host of the Super Live Adventure Podcast with his co-host Chris Sorrentino. In this extra-long TWO HOUR return episode of the podcast we hit the ground running by discussing John being a new father, raising a modern child in 2017, the evolution of sitcoms, preparing for doomsday, family & facebook, how anesthesia feels like death, and much more!

www.johnszeluga.com

www.superliveadventure.com

www.twitter.com/johnszeluga

 

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www.facebook.com/atwvf 

 

Music by: www.soundcloud.com/udachi

 

Next Episode: July 7th! (NOW EVERY OTHER FRIDAY!)

May 3, 2017

Roy Wood Jr is a comedian who can be seen most weeknights as a correspondent for 'The Daily Show with Trevor Noah' and who also has a new standup special called 'Father Figure' out now on Comedy Central. This episode we discuss Roy's early days working in radio and honing his comedic voice, the context of being able to speak freely in public and private spaces, the casual absurdity of situations he finds himself in as a Daily Show correspondent, how to do political comedy in this type of climate, and more.

www.roywoodjr.com for more info on Roy Wood Jr.

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Bed music by www.soundcloud.com/udachi

Next Episode: May 17th

Apr 19, 2017

Jason Zinoman is the NY Times Comedy Critic and author of the new book 'Letterman: The Last Giant of Late Night.' This episode we discuss the legacy of David Letterman and his show on the last 30 years of comedy and the long shadow he has cast, the state of current late night television, explaining the influence of something that isn't constantly in cultural syndication, tracking down every episode of Late Night/Late Show, the tonal shifts in late night over the years, and more.

Buy 'Letterman: The Last Giant of Late Night: https://www.amazon.com/Letterman-Last-Giant-Late-Night/dp/0062377213

Follow Jason Zinoman on Twitter: https://twitter.com/zinoman

Support the show on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/anytime

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Next Episode: May 3rd

Apr 6, 2017

Neil Cicierega is a content creator who has been making weird, wonderful things online since he was a teenager. If you don't know him from his music as Lemon Demon then you might know him from his Potter Puppet Pals youtube series or his series of mash-up albums or his youtube videos or from any number of one-off creative endeavors. In this episode we discuss defining exactly what Neil does, the idea of nostalgia as a commodity in pop culture, the evolution of Youtube, deconstructing They Might Be Giants, and more!

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www.twitter.com/neilcic

 

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music by www.soundcloud.com/udachi

 

Next Episode: April 19th

 

Mar 22, 2017

Ted Leo is a musician who has performed for the past 15+ years in various capacities with his band, Ted Leo & The Pharmacists, as well as having recently collaborated with Aimee Mann on an album as 'The Both.' He was also in the band Chisel during the mid-90s and has been playing for crowds since the late 80s. Recently, he Kickstarted his new album, and with 48 hours left as of March 22nd, has received over $150,000 from his fans. This episode we discuss his career arc, the perception of age as it relates to music, the overlap between music and comedy, musical cruises, and more! ALSO, Ted was gracious enough to play a couple of songs for the show! One of his classics and one new one off his forthcoming album! 

http://www.tedleo.com (links to kickstarter)

http://www.twitter.com/tedleo

 

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Next Episode: April 5th!

Mar 8, 2017

Erin Mallory Long is a writer, producer, performer, and podcaster. She's a person who wears many hats and on today's episode we discuss what it means to do a lot of creative projects at once, the economic reality of that, how comparable college life is to the show 'Felicity,' working with live animals at the Oscars, what makes a good sitcom, and much more!

http://www.erinmallorylong.com

http://www.twitter.com/erinmallorylong

http://www.twitter.com/bofpodcast

 

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Next Episode: March 22nd 

Feb 22, 2017

Mady G is a cartoonist, illustrator, and graphic designer who freelances and has done work for OniPress, Invader Zim comics, Rick & Morty comics, Oh Joy Sex Toy, and is currently working on the book 'The Queer Health Field Guide' due out early next year. This episode we discuss the economics of freelancing as an artist, what they don't teach you in college, how much of your luck depends on who you know, meeting Justin Roiland, having your art passed around online without credit, and more!

www.madyg.com

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www.soundcloud.com/udachi

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Next Episode: March 8th

Feb 8, 2017

Jimmy Pardo is a comedian and host of the popular 'Never Not Funny' podcast. For over seven years he was also the warm-up comic for 'Conan.' He's also a regular guest on @Midnight. On March 4th he'll be hosting his annual live 12-hour podcast called the Pardcast-a-thon to benefit the Smile Train charity. In this episode we discuss the influence of radio broadcasters on his comedy, how podcasting has helped older comics reinvent themselves, being one of the first big podcasts back in 2006, how late night TV is now built around moments, and of course we discuss Jimmy's high school band, 'Rainbow Bridge.'

 

www.jimmypardo.com

www.pardcast.com for info on Never Not Funny and Smile Train

www.twitter.com/jimmypardo

www.daps.tv for full episode recaps and video clips.

www.soundcloud.com/udachi 

Next episode: February 22nd

Jan 25, 2017

Mike Yard is a comedian and former contributor and commentator for 'The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore.' In this episode we discuss Mike's early life and the culture shock of moving from the Virgin Islands to Brooklyn, the unique kind of freedom he and others had to tackle topics few others were covering on 'Nightly Show,' this past week's inauguration, the absurdity of where we currently are politically in America, and more.

Follow Mike: twitter.com/mikeyardcomedy

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Next episode: Feb 8th

Jan 11, 2017

Stuart Ashen is a popular Youtuber known for his dry, comedic reviews of old electronic tat, weird food stuffs, and other strange miscellaneous items. He's been doing it since the dawn of Youtube over 10 years ago and we discuss the platform's evolution, how it became his full-time job, parlaying his success into getting to create a movie and author a book (Terrible Old Games You've Probably Never Heard Of). We also talk about crowdfunding, what makes a game truly awful, getting sent 180 year old olives in the mail, and other things of interest.

http://www.ashens.com

Full Episode Recaps: http://www.daps.tv

Theme music by: http://www.soundcloud.com/udachi

Next episode: January 25th!

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