My Pod Week: Week ending 11/23/14
Mike Flinn (@realmikeflinn) isn't just a podcast producer and engineer; he's also an avid fan of the form. "My Pod Week" recaps and reviews the many varied comedy podcasts Flinn listened to or attended live tapings of during the previous week. Enjoy! I WAS THERE TOO (Aliens with Ricco Ross) 1986 was... [Read More]
 
Best Michael Jackson Songs – Top 10 List Podcast – Episode 112
In each episode of The Top 10 List Podcast, a panel of comedians compete to get as many of their individual picks, from a list they prepared before the show, on a final top 10 list. Episode topics range from People who Changed the World to Most Doable Hollywood Actors. The Top 10 List... [Read More]
 
Inside A Special Thing and 'Never Not Funny' with Matt Belknap
by Ian Goldstein Matt Belknap has had many aspirations. As a teenager he hoped to make it in Hollywood after reading a Spike Lee book on screenwriting. After attempting to make films, he carved his own path by starting A Special Thing message board, originally designed as a place where Tenacious D f... [Read More]
 
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Michael Ian Black and Greg Proops Get Doug with High
by Megh Wright The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We're here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our... [Read More]
 
Lorne Michaels Talks All Things 'SNL' with Bill Simmons
by Megh Wright "The joke I used to do is I'd say 'You know, there will be a time when I realize that it can't be as good as it used to be, and that I don't have the focus or the passion to do it in the same way, and that the quality will suffer, and then three years after that I'll leave.'" - Lorne ... [Read More]
 
My Pod Week: Week ending 11/16/14
Mike Flinn (@realmikeflinn) isn't just a podcast producer and engineer; he's also an avid fan of the form. "My Pod Week" recaps and reviews the many varied comedy podcasts Flinn listened to or attended live tapings of during the previous week. Enjoy! CRYBABIES with Sarah Thyre and Susan Orlean (2 Li... [Read More]
 
John Mulaney explains why he didn’t replace Seth Meyers on the SNL “Weekend Update” chair
John Mulaney is the latest guest on Marc Maron’s WTF Podcast in addition to lengthy conversations about his alcoholic past, past drug use, and some of his favorite Saturday Night Live guests. The two also discussed Mulaney’s sitcom, which the young comedian stated that he is aware the sh... [Read More]
 
Guess what we learned about the Impractical Jokers during a Tenderloins Podcast taping…
Most people likely know Sal, Joe, Murr and Q as the maniacs behind the hit TruTV show, Impractical Jokers. Also known as The Tenderloins comedy troupe, what makes Impractical Jokers so lovable aren’t just the pranks they pull on each other in front of unbeknownst strangers (as hyster... [Read More]
 
John Mulaney and Marc Maron Talk 'SNL,' Standup, and 'Mulaney' on 'WTF'
by Megh Wright Marc Maron released a brand new episode of WTF today with guest John Mulaney, who talks with Maron at length about his work as a standup, former SNL writer, and creator and star of Fox's struggling freshman sitcom Mulaney. The whole interview is full of insight into Mulaney's career a... [Read More]
 
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: 'Happy Sad Confused' and "Denzelishness"
by Stephanie Simon The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We're here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week... [Read More]