Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Episode 72: Pat Thornton & Eric Toth

Pat Thornton and Eric Toth are the creators of the CBC comedy web series, My Kitchen Can Be Anything. Two hilarious comedians and writers. Both got their start in sketch comedy in the early 2000s; Pat with Todd's Lunch, and then The Sketchersons, and Eric with The Imponderables. Pat also has a successful stand up career with a special out on Comedy Network. Eric writes for other Canadian shows like, Still Standing, and has written for The Ron James Show. We laugh and have fun like crazy here. Enjoy!

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Monday, 19 June 2017

Episode 71: Eddie Della Siepe

Eddie Della Siepe is a super funny stand up comedian who has one of the quickest wits in comedy, on or off stage. He'll get ya! He tours as opener for Harland Williams, and is a regular at the Just For Laughs festival in Montreal. He's also the co-host of the hit podcast Barely Friending along with MJ Riggins. Check out this fun episode and discover Eddie's utopian ideas and more! Enjoy!

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Friday, 2 June 2017

Episode 70: Matt Wright

Matt Wright is a very talented joke writer, and stand up comedian out of St. John's, Newfoundland. He writes for This Hour Has 22 Minutes. As a stand up he has performed at the Halifax Comedy Festival, Winnipeg Comedy Festival, Just For Laughs in Montreal, and is doing his first TV taping there this summer. Check him out before he takes over the world! Also, please enjoy this casual convo about utopias and more with a nice glass of kombucha. Enjoy!

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Wednesday, 15 February 2017

Episode 69: Jordan Foisy

Jordan Foisy is a super funny, original stand up. His first stand up album is coming out NOW called, Standing On The Edge Of Unspeakable Anxiety. He also writes funny/real articles for VICE.com. We hung out and talked about everything from, well, anxiety, to robots, war, hell, insanity. Sit back and enjoy!

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Thursday, 9 February 2017

Episode 68: Dawn Whitwell

Dawn Whitwell is a very enjoyable, funny stand up comedian, and someone who has also become an institution in the city of Toronto for her stand up comedy courses. These courses have helped launch an incredible amount of talented female comedians into the world of stand up and more. As a stand up herself, Dawn has performed at the Just For Laughs festival in Montreal, and had her hour show at JFL42 in Toronto. She is currently also a writer for the Baroness Von Sketch show. We had fun chatting, as always. Enjoy!

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Wednesday, 1 February 2017

Episode 67: Drew Smith

Drew Smith has a magical voice and is quite the skilled song writer. Playing in The Bicycles, his solo moniker, Doctor Ew, and now his new band, Bunny, Drew has been a staple in the Toronto music scene as a man who can bring the Beach Boys style pop harmonies to very soulful, fun tunes. We both love Indian food and basketball, and more so this was a fun hang on the couch. Dig in and enjoy!

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Wednesday, 25 January 2017

Episode 66: Aurora Browne

Aurora Browne is a hilarious improviser, sketch performer, and writer. Right now she is co-starring on Baroness Von Sketch Show - One of Canada's truly funny new comedy shows. She is a Second City alum, also co-creator and co-star of the web series, Newborn Moms, and always showing up in acting roles all over screens everywhere. We had fun chatting and I hope you sit back and enjoy listening to exactly that! Enjoy!

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