024 - American Ninja Warrior host Matt Iseman
July 2, 2015
For 4th of July what's more American than a show with "America" in its title? Mark and Matt welcome comedian and host of American Ninja Warrior Matt Iseman as we talk about his comedy career, the popularity of the show, and get a bit of a behind the scenes look at what it's like behind the scenes on the physically demanding reality TV show. In the news we talk Ghostbusters, some new documentaries, and UCB hitting a milestone.
023 - Back to the drawing board with Lisa Lampanelli
June 25, 2015
This week comedian Lisa Lampanelli joins us for a conversation about her career in comedy and new stand-up special, "Back To The Drawing Board." In the comedy news the President podcasts with Marc Maron and stand-up continues to rule the world. Give it a listen, let 'er rip.
022 - It's on Side One... Dummy
June 18, 2015
Mark and Matt are in Los Angeles for the kickoff of The 2015 Vans Warped Tour. TLB is the presenter of the tour’s comedy tent, which will be on the tour for the first time this year. In addition to taking in some great comedy shows, we speak with SideOneDummy records co-founder and comedian Joe Sib as well as Eli Ostberg, two of the men responsible for the comedy portion of the tour this year. We discuss parallels of music and comedy business, favorite records, and the business of the Warped Tour. Comedian Grant Cotter was also supposed to join us on the podcast but scheduling issues arose, shout out to Grant!
021 - Hanging with John Leguizamo at BookCon
June 11, 2015
Our 21st episode! We’re legally old enough to drink now. This week on the podcast Mark and Matt welcome the one and only John Leguizamo live on the scene at our stand-up show at BookCon 2015. John is set to release a graphic novel of his one man show Ghetto Klown this fall. In the news we talk Seinfeld, festivals, and favorite stand-up specials of the year (so far).
020 - It's storytime with Tom Cotter
June 4, 2015
Mark is free! After being sequestered for jury duty all week he returns for Matt to catch him up on all the comedy news. Then Tom Cotter speaks. The veteran comedian tells us about coming up in the Boston comedy scene to his time on America's Got Talent. He's done it all, and he has the tales to tell.