Tell Your Friends! History's Greatest Podcast!

Tell Your Friends! History's Greatest Podcast!

TYF! Classic #22 GARY MARINOFF with DALE GOODSON and BOB POWERS
Aug 22, 2019 29:58

TYF! Classic #22 GARY MARINOFF with DALE GOODSON and BOB POWERS

In this week's powerful Tell Your Friends! podcast repeat, Liam sits in Williamsburg's McCarren Park with the late comedian and classic New York City comedy character Gary Marinoff. Gary traces his career in standup, living with his mother while taking odd jobs. After her death, he descended into the homeless shelter systems of New York and Hollywood, Florida. Gary gave it all for comedy, his one love, and he talks about it all. Support the Tell Your Friends! podcast at www.patreon.com/radio
TYF! Classic #21 ALLISON ROBICELLI
Aug 01, 2019 13:04

TYF! Classic #21 ALLISON ROBICELLI

Six years ago, Liam trekked out to Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, where cupcake maven Allison Robicelli and her husband Matt were neighborhood fixtures, having grown up there, and turned their bakery into an international institution.  Liam talked to Allison about her cookbook, the Robicelli's bakery, being famous in Japan, seeing their food used in porn, and her years managing the late Pip's Comedy Club in Brooklyn. Support the Tell Your Friends! podcast at www.patreon.com/radio
TYF! #15 "One of the Bad Ones" w/ SHADI PETOSKY
Jul 30, 2019 39:03

TYF! #15 "One of the Bad Ones" w/ SHADI PETOSKY

This week's Tell Your Friends! guest, writer/showrunner/show creator/comedy force of nature SHADI PETOSKY has created some great TV for kids and adults. Shadi sat with Liam at the great Hollywood coffee shop Sabor y Cultura and talked about her career, why her very successful TV show had to go away, why she doesn't want to be a transgender role model, and a touching story about the late Brody Stevens. Support the Tell Your Friends! podcast at www.patreon.com/radio
TYF! Classic #20 w/ DAVE HILL and BOB POWERS
Jul 25, 2019 01:54

TYF! Classic #20 w/ DAVE HILL and BOB POWERS

On this week's Tell Your Friends! podcast classic, Liam ventures in a NYC winter to the West Village home of Dave Hill where they talk about Dave's insane commute to his first writing job, what goes into a This American Life piece, and all about his vacation at a men's prison in Mexico where he played some music and almost got murdered. PLUS 2 stories from Bob Powers. Support the Tell Your Friends! podcast at www.patreon.com/radio
TYF! #6.14 "The Twinkie Defense" with PAUL KRASSNER
Jul 22, 2019 18:40

TYF! #6.14 "The Twinkie Defense" with PAUL KRASSNER

This week's episode of the TYF! podcast is a tribute to the great American iconoclast PAUL KRASSNER, a comedian, satirist, and editor and publisher of the great American magazine, The Realist. A founding member of the Yippies, he turned on to LSD with Dr. Timothy Leary, rode the bus with Ken Kesey's Merry Pranksters, and took Groucho Marx on his first acid trip. Liam was fortunate to talk to Krassner a few years ago about it all. Support the Tell Your Friends! podcast at https://patreon.com/radio
TYF! Classic #20 KAKI KING and MIKE DOUGHTY and KAMBRI CREWS
Jul 18, 2019 37:10

TYF! Classic #20 KAKI KING and MIKE DOUGHTY and KAMBRI CREWS

In this classic edition of Tell Your Friends! History's Greatest Podcast!, Liam sits in the Brooklyn home of "Guitar God" (per Rolling Stone) KAKI KING. Liam and Kaki discuss how she got her start busking in the subways, how she created her first album, about her tapping guitar technique, about writing a Foo Fighters song and touring with, and playing onstage with, the Foo Fighters in front of a hundred thousand people. Support the Tell Your Friends! podcast at www.patreon.com/radio
TYF! #6.13 "Robot and Pirate" with WILL HINES & BILLY MERRITT and EMILY FLAKE
Jul 16, 2019 16:30

TYF! #6.13 "Robot and Pirate" with WILL HINES & BILLY MERRITT and EMILY FLAKE

Will Hines and Billy Merritt are masters of the improvisational comedy form, having worked at the Upright Citizens Brigade as performers and teachers for the past two decades. They've written a book on their shared philosophy on performing called "Robot Pirate Ninja: An Improv Fable," and Liam sits down to talk to them about their improv careers and philosophy. You can support the Tell Your Friends! podcast at www.patreon.com/radio
TYF! Classic #19 w/ ANDY BOROWITZ, JESSI KLEIN, ANDY BLITZ, CHRIS GETHARD, BRYAN TUCKER, OPHIRA EISENBERG, MICHELE CARLO, and BOB POWERS
Jul 12, 2019 00:22

TYF! Classic #19 w/ ANDY BOROWITZ, JESSI KLEIN, ANDY BLITZ, CHRIS GETHARD, BRYAN TUCKER, OPHIRA EISENBERG, MICHELE CARLO, and BOB POWERS

In this live show recorded at The Bell House in Brooklyn, Liam hosts a  roundtable about TV comedy writing with comedy writing superstars ANDY BOROWITZ (The Borowitz Report, co-creator "The Fresh Prince of Bel Air"), JESSI KLEIN (Inside Amy Schumer, SNL), ANDY BLITZ (long-time Conan writer), BRYAN TUCKER (SNL, Chappelle's Show), and CHRIS GETHARD (The Chris Gethard Show). Plus stories from Ophira Eisenberg, Michele Carlo, and Bob Powers. Support the Tell Your Friends! podcast at www.patreon.com.radio
TYF! #6.12 Best of the Music w/ MIKE DOUGHTY, EDEN & JOHN, ALANA AMRAM, EYTAN MIRSKY, and A BRIEF VIEW OF THE HUDSON
Jul 08, 2019 58:47

TYF! #6.12 Best of the Music w/ MIKE DOUGHTY, EDEN & JOHN, ALANA AMRAM, EYTAN MIRSKY, and A BRIEF VIEW OF THE HUDSON

This week on the Tell Your Friends! podcast we hear performances and talk from some of the musical guests from our long history, including EDEN & JOHN of THE EAST RIVER STRING BAND talking to us about how they met and recruited legendary underground cartoonist ROBERT CRUMB to join their band. Plus, live performances from A BRIEF VIEW OF THE HUDSON, EYTAN MIRSKY, ALANA AMRAM, and MIKE DOUGHTY. Support Tell Your Friends! History's Greatest Podcast! at www.patreon.com/radio
TYF! Classic w/ ROB PARAVONIAN and MAGGIE SEROTA
Jul 04, 2019 58:54

TYF! Classic w/ ROB PARAVONIAN and MAGGIE SEROTA

On this week's Tell Your Friends! podcast, Liam sat in McCarren Park in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, with musical comedian Rob Paravonian. Rob talks growing up Illinois, opening for legends George Carlin and Lily Tomlin, and being a YouTube star. Rob plays a few songs from his then-new album Keep Your Jazz Hand Strong, and demonstrates the power of the guitar to literally materialize a beautiful woman out of nowhere. Support the Tell Your Friends podcast at www.patreon.com/radio